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D.J. Short

  1. The Mets set a record for cheesesteak eating in Philadelphia

    Jun 2, 2014, 6:38 PM EDT

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    The Mets might not make the playoffs this season, but they can at least hang their hats on this little distinction.

  2. Carlos Beltran making progress from elbow injury

    May 31, 2014, 5:29 PM EDT

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    Yankees outfielder Carlos Beltran could go out on a minor league rehab assignment soon.

  3. Wil Myers to see doctor about wrist injury

    May 31, 2014, 5:05 PM EDT

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    Rays outfielder Wil Myers injured his wrist in a collision with teammate Desmond Jennings last night.

  4. Mets send Rafael Montero to Triple-A, will move Daisuke Matsuzaka into rotation

    May 31, 2014, 4:39 PM EDT

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    The Mets had to add an arm to their exhausted bullpen today, so they sent young right-hander Rafael Montero back to Triple-A.

  5. VIDEO: Oscar Taveras homers in his second major league at-bat

    May 31, 2014, 3:51 PM EDT

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    It didn’t take long for Oscar Taveras to make an impact for the Cardinals.

  6. Mark Teixeira exits game with right wrist soreness

    May 31, 2014, 3:41 PM EDT

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    Mark Teixeira is having issues with his wrist again.

  7. VIDEO: Anthony Rendon makes a nifty play at third base

    May 31, 2014, 3:10 PM EDT

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    Anthony Rendon had a heck of a day.

  8. Marlins reliever Carter Capps to see Dr. James Andrews about his elbow

    May 31, 2014, 2:09 PM EDT

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    Marlins reliever Carter Capps was placed on the disabled list earlier this week with a right elbow sprain.

  9. Anthony Rizzo is “sick of” hearing the Cubs talk about Wrigley renovations, wants action

    May 31, 2014, 1:05 PM EDT

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    There has been plenty of frustration on the fans’ side of things in regard to the delays with the Wrigley Field renovations, but the players are also unhappy.

  10. Oscar Taveras batting sixth and playing right field in MLB debut

    May 31, 2014, 12:20 PM EDT

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    Top prospect Oscar Taveras was called up from Triple-A on Saturday with Matt Adams going on the DL.

  11. Corey Kluber is a strikeout machine

    May 31, 2014, 11:42 AM EDT

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    After fanning 12 batters last night against the Rockies, Indians right-hander Corey Kluber leads the majors with 95 strikeouts.

  12. Ryan Zimmerman will play left field in a rehab game today

    May 31, 2014, 11:01 AM EDT

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    Ryan Zimmerman has never played the outfield in pro ball. That changes today.

  13. Bobby Abreu steals his 400th base, joins a pretty cool club

    May 31, 2014, 10:21 AM EDT

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    40-year-old Bobby Abreu stole the 400th base of his career in the top of the eighth inning last night against the Phillies. In doing so, he joined a pretty cool club.

  14. David Ortiz rips David Price, calls him “a little girl” and “a little b-tch”

    May 31, 2014, 9:52 AM EDT

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    David Ortiz ripped David Price after he was hit by a pitch during Friday’s game.

  15. Settling the Score: Friday’s results

    May 31, 2014, 8:58 AM EDT

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    A quick recap of a busy Friday around MLB, including another win from the red-hot (you heard me right) Astros.

  16. Red Sox calling up Rubby De La Rosa to start Saturday

    May 29, 2014, 11:02 PM EDT

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    Rubby De La Rosa will take Clay Buchholz’s place in the Red Sox starting rotation.

  17. Matt Cain could rejoin Giants’ rotation on Saturday

    May 29, 2014, 10:15 PM EDT

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    Matt Cain strained his right hamstring last Wednesday.

  18. VIDEO: Edwin Encarnacion slugs his 15th and 16th home runs this month

    May 29, 2014, 9:28 PM EDT

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    Edwin Encarnacion has slugged his 15th and 16th homers tonight, tying Mickey Mantle for the AL record in May.

  19. Red Sox will be “a little more cautious” with Shane Victorino’s latest hamstring injury

    May 29, 2014, 8:15 PM EDT

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    Shane Victorino hurt his right hamstring again and might need some extra time to get back.

  20. Frank Viola recovered from heart surgery, ready to serve as Mets’ Triple-A pitching coach

    May 29, 2014, 7:20 PM EDT

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    Former Cy Young Award winner Frank Viola had open-heart surgery in April.

  21. Manny Machado dropped to seventh in Orioles’ batting order

    May 29, 2014, 6:29 PM EDT

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    Orioles third baseman Manny Machado has struggled since returning from knee surgery.

  22. Astros rookie George Springer has homered in four straight games

    May 26, 2014, 11:42 PM EDT

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    Astros rookie George Springer got off to a bit of a slow start after his call-up in mid-April, but he has begun to tee off against major league pitching.

  23. Josh Hamilton’s return to the Angels will be delayed due to a bone bruise in his thumb

    May 26, 2014, 11:01 PM EDT

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    Angels outfielder Josh Hamilton suffered a bone bruise in his left thumb during a rehab game last Thursday.

  24. Todd Frazier breaks up Hyun-Jin Ryu’s perfect game in the eighth inning

    May 26, 2014, 10:26 PM EDT

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    Hyun-Jin Ryu was perfect over the first seven innings against the Reds this evening before Todd Frazier led off the eighth with a double.

  25. Yordano Ventura leaves start with lateral elbow discomfort, will be sent for MRI

    May 26, 2014, 10:10 PM EDT

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    Another talented young pitcher is injured. Royals rookie Yordano Ventura left tonight’s start in the third inning with lateral elbow discomfort and will go for an MRI.

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