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  1. MLBPA files grievance against Astros in regard to draft pick situation

    Jul 24, 2014, 8:30 PM EDT

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    When the Astros failed to agree to terms with No. 1 overall pick Brady Aiken earlier this month, many speculated that the next step would be a grievance against the team from the MLBPA. That’s exactly what has happened.

  2. The Mariners are interested in Drew Stubbs

    Jul 24, 2014, 7:35 PM EDT

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    The Mariners brought back Kendrys Morales in a deal with the Twins today, but they aren’t done attempting to upgrade.

  3. Report: Phillies “working hard” to trade Ryan Howard

    Jul 24, 2014, 7:09 PM EDT

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    The Phillies appear ready to move on from Ryan Howard.

  4. Yankees acquire left-hander Chris Capuano from the Rockies

    Jul 24, 2014, 6:31 PM EDT

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    Yankees general manager Brian Cashman continues to stay busy.

  5. Zach Putnam lands on disabled list with shoulder inflammation

    Jul 24, 2014, 6:13 PM EDT

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    Zach Putnam has had a share of the closer role with the White Sox in recent weeks, but now he’s headed to the 15-day disabled list due to right shoulder inflammation.

  6. Shin-Soo Choo regrets playing through ankle injury

    Jul 21, 2014, 11:15 PM EDT

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    The Rangers had high hopes when they signed outfielder Shin-Soo Choo to a seven-year, $130 million contract over the winter, but a lingering injury to his left ankle is a major reason why his first season with Texas has been a bust.

  7. Cliff Lee struggles in first start back from disabled list

    Jul 21, 2014, 10:29 PM EDT

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    Plenty of scouts were in attendance tonight for Cliff Lee’s first start in the majors in over two months. They likely didn’t come away impressed.

  8. Jason Vargas could rejoin the Royals’ rotation as soon as Sunday

    Jul 21, 2014, 9:58 PM EDT

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    Royals left-hander Jason Vargas underwent an appendectomy less than two weeks ago, but he could be activated from the disabled list as soon as Sunday against the Indians.

  9. VIDEO: Andrelton Simmons did something ridiculous again

    Jul 21, 2014, 9:15 PM EDT

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    Andrelton Simmons just isn’t fair.

  10. Josh Beckett will return from disabled list to start Tuesday

    Jul 21, 2014, 8:48 PM EDT

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    Dodgers right-hander Josh Beckett is dealing with a left hip impingement, but he made it through a bullpen session Saturday with no issues and has been cleared to return Tuesday.

  11. Dodgers get good news on Hanley Ramirez and Yasiel Puig

    Jul 21, 2014, 8:01 PM EDT

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    X-rays on the hands of Hanley Ramirez and Yasiel Puig came back negative.

  12. Angels sign John Buck to minor league contract

    Jul 21, 2014, 7:09 PM EDT

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    Veteran catcher John Buck was given his release by the Mariners earlier this month, but he didn’t stay out of a job for long.

  13. Report: Tommy Milone has asked the Athletics to trade him

    Jul 21, 2014, 6:24 PM EDT

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    After a demotion to Triple-A earlier this month, Tommy Milone has asked the Athletics to trade him. He appears unlikely to get his wish.

  14. Red Sox activate Shane Victorino from disabled list; option Mookie Betts to Triple-A

    Jul 19, 2014, 5:28 PM EDT

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    Shane Victorino has been sidelined since May 23 with a right hamstring strain and a back injury.

  15. Report: Orioles have had “very preliminary” talks with Phillies about A.J. Burnett

    Jul 19, 2014, 4:11 PM EDT

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    The Orioles were linked to A.J. Burnett during the offseason and now they are reportedly targeting him in a potential trade with the Phillies.

  16. Alex Rios exits game with right ankle sprain; X-rays negative, considered day-to-day

    Jul 19, 2014, 3:02 PM EDT

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    Rangers outfielder Alex Rios was forced to exit today’s game against the Blue Jays in the first inning after he sprained his right ankle on a swing.

  17. Josh Beckett throws off mound for first time since cortisone injection in hip

    Jul 19, 2014, 2:08 PM EDT

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    Josh Beckett hopes to rejoin the Dodgers’ rotation on Tuesday against the Pirates.

  18. Report: Padres likely to trade outfielder Chris Denorfia

    Jul 19, 2014, 1:17 PM EDT

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    The Padres swapped All-Star closer Huston Street to the Angels last night in a six-player trade and they likely aren’t done making deals.

  19. Report: Cubs, White Sox, Braves, Giants interested in Cuban outfielder Rusney Castillo

    Jul 19, 2014, 12:31 PM EDT

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    Executives from every MLB team are expected to be in attendance at Rusney Castillo’s workout next weekend.

  20. Travis d’Arnaud is on fire since returning from the minors

    Jul 19, 2014, 11:48 AM EDT

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    Travis d’Arnaud has looked like a keeper since his return from Triple-A Las Vegas.

  21. Bryce Harper debuted his new “stack and jack” batting stance last night

    Jul 19, 2014, 11:02 AM EDT

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    If you watched last night’s game between the Brewers and Nationals, you saw a new look from Bryce Harper. And no, I’m not talking about his haircut.

  22. Cardinals move Shelby Miller to bullpen to give him some extra rest

    Jul 19, 2014, 10:19 AM EDT

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    In addition to pushing back Adam Wainwright’s first start of the second half, Cardinals manager Mike Matheny announced yesterday that Shelby Miller will be moved to the bullpen indefinitely.

  23. VIDEO: Jean Segura receives a warm ovation in first at-bat since son’s passing

    Jul 19, 2014, 9:38 AM EDT

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    Brewers shortstop Jean Segura was back on the field Friday, just one week after the sudden passing of his nine-month-old son.

  24. Settling the Score: Friday’s results

    Jul 19, 2014, 8:57 AM EDT

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    The second half began in style last night, including a marathon between the Mariners and Angels. Here’s a quick of recap of Friday’s action.

  25. Yankees GM Brian Cashman will prioritize pitching leading up to the trade deadline

    Jul 17, 2014, 11:15 PM EDT

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    The Yankees have lost four-fifths of their starting rotation with Masahiro Tanaka, CC Sabathia, Michael Pineda, and Ivan Nova all sidelined due to injury, but general manager Brian Cashman isn’t ready to throw in the towel on the season.

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