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  1. UPDATE: Giancarlo Stanton to miss 4-6 weeks with broken hamate bone

    Jun 27, 2015, 10:39 AM EDT

    MIAMI, FL - JUNE 15:  Giancarlo Stanton #27 of the Miami Marlins looks on during the game against the New York Yankees at Marlins Park on June 15, 2015 in Miami, Florida.  (Photo by Rob Foldy/Getty Images)

    Rough news here for the Marlins and all baseball fans…

  2. Video: Steven Souza Jr. makes running catch, flips head-first into stands

    Jun 27, 2015, 10:01 AM EDT

    souza

    It stinks that Giancarlo Stanton is going to be out for a while with a broken bone in his hand, so let’s watch a neat play from Rays outfielder Steven Souza Jr. to try to cheer ourselves up…

  3. Settling the Score: Friday’s results

    Jun 27, 2015, 8:51 AM EDT

    ANAHEIM, CA - JUNE 26: Starting pitcher Taijuan Walker #32 of the Seattle Mariners reacts as he returns to the dugout after getting the final out of the seventh inning to complete his appearance on his way to the win against the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim at Angel Stadium of Anaheim on June 26, 2015 in Anaheim, California.  (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

    A quick recap of a busy Friday around MLB, including another strong outing from Mariners right-hander Taijuan Walker.

  4. Ervin Santana throws seven innings in latest tuneup start in minors

    Jun 25, 2015, 11:13 PM EDT

    FORT MYERS, FL- MARCH 08: Ervin Santana #54 of the Minnesota Twins pitches against the Baltimore Orioles on March 8, 2015 at the CenturyLink Sports Complex in Fort Myers, Florida. (Photo by Brace Hemmelgarn/Minnesota Twins/Getty Images)

    Ervin Santana is still serving out his 80-game PED suspension, but he’s permitted to pitch in the minors in preparation for joining the Twins on July 4 against the Royals.

  5. Nick Markakis’ record errorless streak ends at 398 games

    Jun 25, 2015, 10:31 PM EDT

    SAN FRANCISCO, CA - MAY 30:  Nick Markakis #22 of the Atlanta Braves wearing Under Armour sunglasses looks on during batting practice prior to playing the San Francisco Giants at AT&T Park on May 30, 2015 in San Francisco, California.  (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

    Braves right fielder Nick Markakis saw his record errorless streak come to an end this afternoon against the Nationals.

  6. Archie Bradley has suffered a setback

    Jun 25, 2015, 9:56 PM EDT

    ST. LOUIS, MO - MAY 26: Starter Archie Bradley #25 of the Arizona Diamondbacks pitches against the St. Louis Cardinals in the first inning at Busch Stadium on May 26, 2015 in St. Louis, Missouri.  (Photo by Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

    Archie Bradley has already been sidelined since June 1 with right shoulder tendinitis, but his road back to the Diamondbacks has hit a snag.

  7. Nationals starters set franchise record for consecutive scoreless innings

    Jun 25, 2015, 8:50 PM EDT

    WASHINGTON, DC - JUNE 25:  Doug Fister #58 of the Washington Nationals pitches in the sixth inning during a baseball game against the Atlanta Braves at Nationals Park on June 25, 2015 in Washington, DC.  (Photo by Mitchell Layton/Getty Images)

    Max Scherzer will start tomorrow night against the Phillies, so the Nationals have a pretty good chance to keep it going.

  8. Jacob deGrom dominates to help Mets snap seven-game losing streak

    Jun 25, 2015, 7:40 PM EDT

    MILWAUKEE, WI - JUNE 25: Jacob Degrom #48 of the New York Mets pitches during the first inning against the Milwaukee Brewers at Miller Park on June 25, 2015 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. (Photo by Mike McGinnis/Getty Images)  *** Local Caption *** Jacob Degrom

    DeGrom has allowed two earned runs or fewer in eight straight starts and now owns a 2.15 ERA and 100/18 K/BB ratio in 100 1/3 innings over 15 starts this season.

  9. Rays acquire Marc Krauss from the Angels; demote Nick Franklin to Triple-A

    Jun 25, 2015, 6:52 PM EDT

    ANAHEIM, CA - MAY 26: Marc Krauss #39 of the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim watches his hit while batting during the fifth inning of the game against the San Diego Padres at Angel Stadium of Anaheim on May 26, 2015 in Anaheim, California. (Photo by Matt Brown/Angels Baseball LP/Getty Images)

    Krauss, 27, owns an ugly .194/.268/.335 batting line over 392 major league plate appearances.

  10. Freddie Freeman received a platelet-rich plasma injection in his injured wrist

    Jun 25, 2015, 6:19 PM EDT

    Freddie Freeman

    Braves first baseman Freddie Freeman landed on the disabled list earlier this week with what was termed as a right wrist contusion.

  11. Report: Whoever hacked into Astros’ database tried to cover their tracks and failed

    Jun 22, 2015, 11:40 PM EDT

    Hacking key on a computer keyboard

    Whoever hacked into the Astros’ database wasn’t so good at the whole hacking thing.

  12. UPDATE: Mark Teixeira receives cortisone shot for lingering neck issue

    Jun 22, 2015, 11:22 PM EDT

    Mark Teixeira

    Teixeira is enjoying a bounceback year at the age of 35, posting a .920 OPS to go along with 18 home runs and 49 RBI.

  13. Video: Byron Buxton shows off his arm to throw out Melky Cabrera at home plate

    Jun 22, 2015, 10:22 PM EDT

    MINNEAPOLIS, MN - JUNE 22: Byron Buxton #25 of the Minnesota Twins celebrates scoring a run as John Danks #50 of the Chicago White Sox looks on during the first inning of the game on June 22, 2015 at Target Field in Minneapolis, Minnesota. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

    We saw Twins rookie center fielder Byron Buxton steal his first base in the majors on Sunday. Well, tonight he showed off his arm…

  14. MRI shows no structural damage in Jered Weaver’s hip

    Jun 22, 2015, 9:52 PM EDT

    OAKLAND, CA - JUNE 20:  Manager Mike Scioscia #14 of the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim takes the ball from pitcher Jered Weaver #36, taking him out of the game against the Oakland Athletics in the bottom of the sixth inning at O.co Coliseum on June 20, 2015 in Oakland, California.  (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

    Angels right-hander Jered Weaver was placed on the 15-day disabled list over the weekend due to a left hip injury, but an MRI has revealed no structural damage.

  15. Don Mattingly says Andre Ethier will start in left field even after Carl Crawford returns

    Jun 22, 2015, 9:01 PM EDT

    at Dodger Stadium on May 26, 2015 in Los Angeles, California.

    Carl Crawford was the primary left fielder for the Dodgers prior to suffering a torn oblique in late April.

  16. Phil Coke opts for free agency

    Jun 22, 2015, 8:20 PM EDT

    Chicago Cubs relief pitcher Phil Coke throws against the Milwaukee Brewers during the seventh inning of a baseball game, Saturday, May 2, 2015 in Chicago. (AP Photo/David Banks)

    Phil Coke’s brief stint with the Blue Jays is over.

  17. Former media director for Orem Owlz said he tried to get team to reconsider “Caucasian Heritage Night”

    Jun 22, 2015, 7:42 PM EDT

    An owl

    Former Orem Owlz director of media and communications Joey Zanaboni has spoken out in an effort to clear his name.

  18. Jose Altuve back in Astros’ lineup after missing four games with hamstring injury

    Jun 22, 2015, 7:02 PM EDT

    TORONTO, CANADA - JUNE 6:  Jose Altuve #27 of the Houston Astros warms up during batting practice before the start of MLB game action against the Toronto Blue Jays on June 6, 2015 at Rogers Centre in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. (Photo by Tom Szczerbowski/Getty Images)

    Altuve initially tweaked his hamstring on June 12 and has already had one setback.

  19. BREAKING: Max Scherzer throws a no-hitter against the Pirates

    Jun 20, 2015, 5:29 PM EDT

    at Nationals Park on June 20, 2015 in Washington, DC.

    We could have some history in the making this afternoon at Nationals Park…

  20. Bryce Harper sets new career-high with his 23rd home run

    Jun 20, 2015, 5:24 PM EDT

    WASHINGTON, DC - JUNE 07: Bryce Harper #34 of the Washington Nationals bats during a baseball game against the Chicago Cubs at Nationals Park on June 7, 2015 in Washington, DC. The Cubs won 6-3. (Photo by Mitchell Layton/Getty Images)

    It’s only June 20, but Bryce Harper has already set a new-career high in home runs.

  21. Mariners hire Edgar Martinez as hitting coach

    Jun 20, 2015, 5:12 PM EDT

    ARLINGTON, TX - APRIL 6:  Edgar Martinez #11 of the Seattle Mariners gets ready to bat during the game against the Texas Rangers at the Ballpark in Arlington on April 6, 2003 in Arlington, Texas.  The Mariners defeated the Rangers 11-2.  (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

    The Mariners dead-last in the majors in batting average and 28th in the majors in runs scored, so they have decided to make a high-profile change at hitting coach.

  22. Devin Mesoraco is headed for season-ending hip surgery

    Jun 20, 2015, 4:50 PM EDT

    Pittsburgh Pirates v Cincinnati Reds

    Devin Mesoraco’s bizarre season is finally over.

  23. Marlins call up left-hander Justin Nicolino for his major league debut

    Jun 20, 2015, 4:32 PM EDT

    JUPITER, FL - FEBRUARY 25:  Justin Nicolino #79 of the Miami Marlins poses during Photo Day on Tuesday, February 25, 2014 at Roger Dean Stadium in Jupiter, Florida.  (Photo by Eliot J. Schechter/MLB Photos via Getty Images)

    Tom Koehler is dealing with neck/back issue, so the Marlins have called up prospect left-hander Justin Nicolino to make his major league debut tonight against the Reds.

  24. Phillies designate Phillippe Aumont for assignment after seven-walk performance

    Jun 20, 2015, 3:41 PM EDT

    PHILADELPHIA, PA - JUNE 19: Starting pitcher Phillippe Aumont #48 of the Philadelphia Phillies throws a pitch in the first inning during a game against the St. Louis Cardinals at Citizens Bank Park on June 19, 2015 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Hunter Martin/Getty Images)

    Phillippe Aumont was designated for assignment by the Phillies this afternoon, less than 24 hours after he walked seven batters in a loss to the Cardinals.

  25. Josh Hamilton could begin a minor league rehab assignment next week

    Jun 20, 2015, 2:55 PM EDT

    Josh Hamilton

    Josh Hamilton’s return to the Rangers lasted just seven games before he went down with a strained left hamstring on June 1, but he’s close to game action.

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