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  1. Blue Jays prospect Marcus Stroman could make his MLB debut soon

    Apr 26, 2014, 7:35 PM EST

    Toronto Blue Jays v Detroit Tigers

    Marcus Stroman, rated the #27 prospect entering the season by Baseball Prospectus, could make his MLB debut for the Blue Jays soon.

  2. Chad Tracy retires after nine seasons

    Apr 26, 2014, 7:00 PM EST

    Washington Nationals v Arizona Diamondbacks

    Chad Tracy calls it quits after nine seasons in the big leagues.

  3. Mets protest New York Post after unflattering article about Bartolo Colon

    Apr 26, 2014, 6:15 PM EST

    Bartolo Colon

    The Mets stuck up for teammate Bartolo Colon after the New York Post made fat jokes in an article, including in the headline.

  4. Jose Campos underwent Tommy John surgery on Friday

    Apr 26, 2014, 5:20 PM EST

    New York Yankees Photo Day

    Jose Campos will forever be “the other guy” when people refer to the trade that brought Michael Pineda to the Yankees. On Friday, he was “the guy getting Tommy John surgery”.

  5. Twins minor leaguer Jonatan Hinojosa suspended 50 games for PED use

    Apr 26, 2014, 3:52 PM EST

    Twins logo

    Twins minor league infielder Jonatan Hinojosa tested positive for an anabolic steroid and received a 50-game suspension.

  6. Anibal Sanchez exits Saturday start with a blister on his finger

    Apr 26, 2014, 3:25 PM EST

    Anibal Sanchez

    Anibal Sanchez couldn’t get out of the third inning in Saturday’s start against the Twins due to a blister.

  7. D-Backs players stand up for manager Kirk Gibson, GM Kevin Towers

    Apr 26, 2014, 2:55 PM EST

    Kirk Gibson

    The Diamondbacks’ early disappointment has put the jobs of manager Kirk Gibson and general manager Kevin Towers in danger. The players vowed their support and took the blame.

  8. Major League Baseball will reexamine pine tar rule after the season

    Apr 26, 2014, 2:05 PM EST

    Gerry David, Michael Pineda

    If the rule gets changed, we have to call it “the Michael Pineda rule”, right?

  9. Pirates place Russell Martin on the disabled list with a strained left hamstring

    Apr 26, 2014, 1:25 PM EST

    Russell Martin

    The Pirates placed Russell Martin on the disabled list with a strained left hamstring.

  10. Manny Machado collected three hits as the DH in first rehab start on Friday

    Apr 26, 2014, 12:55 PM EST

    Manny Machado

    Rain kept Manny Machado from taking the field in his first rehab start, but he collected three hits as the DH for the Frederick Keys.

  11. Entering Saturday’s action, every AL East team has a negative run differential

    Apr 26, 2014, 12:15 PM EST

    John Farrell; David Ortiz

    All five AL East teams have a negative run differential. At least the division is competitive.

  12. Clayton Kershaw looked good in his first rehab start with Rancho Cucamonga

    Apr 26, 2014, 11:50 AM EST

    Los Angeles Dodgers v Arizona Diamondbacks

    The Dodgers’ talented lefty took another big step on Friday as he recovers from a back injury.

  13. Steve Cishek’s save streak suddenly snapped

    Apr 26, 2014, 11:05 AM EST

    Steve Cishek

    Steve Cishek’s save streak snapped. Will he now have to sell seashells by the sea shore?

  14. Oliver Perez’s uniform a point of contention in Friday’s game against the Phillies

    Apr 26, 2014, 10:20 AM EST

    Oliver Perez, Mike Harkey

    First, the umpires nab Michael Pineda for pine tar. Then they get Oliver Perez for having slits in the sleeves of his undershirt. What’s next?! Where do you draw the line?!

  15. Tim Hudson snaps walkless streak after 30 2/3 innings, 115 batters

    Apr 26, 2014, 9:35 AM EST

    Tim Hudson

    Tim Hudson entered Friday’s start against the Indians with a pristine total of zero walks in 30 innings, but he snapped it in the first inning when he issued a free pass to Carlos Santana.

  16. Potential top draft pick Carlos Rodon threw 132 pitches in a complete game loss on Friday

    Apr 26, 2014, 8:55 AM EST

    Carlos Rodon

    Teams with a watchful eye on top college pitcher Carlos Rodon, like the Astros, have to be concerned with his recent workload.

  17. Settling the Score: Friday’s results

    Apr 26, 2014, 8:05 AM EST

    Jose Abreu

    White Sox first baseman Jose Abreu hit his eighth and ninth home runs against the Rays on Friday, including a walk-off grand slam in the bottom of the ninth. Abreu set a record for home runs in the month of April by a rookie.

  18. Pablo Sandoval still reportedly seeking $100 million

    Apr 25, 2014, 11:55 PM EST

    Pablo Sandoval

    Pablo Sandoval is still seeking a nine figure contract despite his slow start to the season. Is he worth it?

  19. Jesse Crain’s latest injury problem: bursitis in his right elbow

    Apr 25, 2014, 11:20 PM EST

    jesse crain getty

    The Astros reliever has another hurdle to climb before making his first MLB appearance since June 29, 2013.

  20. White Sox could make Gordon Beckham available in a trade

    Apr 25, 2014, 10:45 PM EST

    Gordon Beckham

    With a glut of second base candidates available to the White Sox, Gordon Beckham could be the odd man out.

  21. Bryce Harper taken out of Friday night’s game with apparent wrist injury

    Apr 25, 2014, 10:05 PM EST

    Bryce Harper

    In what has been a night of productive players suffering injuries, Bryce Harper adds his name to the list.

  22. Devin Mesoraco leaves Friday’s game vs. Braves with strained left hamstring

    Apr 25, 2014, 9:55 PM EST

    Devin Mesoraco

    The Reds’ hottest hitter suffered a hamstring injury in Friday night’s game against the Braves.

  23. Chris Davis exits Friday night’s game with an oblique strain

    Apr 25, 2014, 9:34 PM EST

    Baltimore Orioles v Toronto Blue Jays

    The Orioles had a scare on Friday night when their power-hitting first baseman left early with an injury.

  24. Athletics assistant GM David Forst refutes report that A.J. Griffin will have Tommy John surgery

    Apr 25, 2014, 9:20 PM EST

    A.J. Griffin AP

    A.J. Griffin is the latest in a long line of pitchers to undergo Tommy John surgery this season.

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