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  1. Giants acquire Jake Peavy from Red Sox

    Jul 26, 2014, 1:08 PM EST

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    Veteran right-hander Jake Peavy is headed back to the National League and will be reunited with Bruce Bochy.

  2. Edwin Encarnacion suffers setback with quad injury

    Jul 26, 2014, 12:31 PM EST

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    Blue Jays slugger Edwin Encarnacion hasn’t played since July 5 due to a right quadriceps strain and now his absence appears likely to stretch into August.

  3. Cardinals officially add A.J. Pierzynski; designate George Kottaras for assignment

    Jul 26, 2014, 11:40 AM EST

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    The Cardinals have added A.J. Pierzynski as a veteran alternative behind the plate with Yadier Molina sidelined due to a thumb injury.

  4. Maximum stay on Hall of Fame ballot changed from 15 to 10 years

    Jul 26, 2014, 10:32 AM EST

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    Big news coming out of Cooperstown this morning, as the National Baseball Hall of Fame announced their first changes to the voting process since 1991.

  5. Jon Lester is willing to return to the Red Sox as a free agent even if they trade him

    Jul 26, 2014, 10:09 AM EST

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    Jon Lester wants to stay in Boston and is open to returning even if the Red Sox trade him in the coming days.

  6. Jose Abreu is third-fastest in MLB history to reach 30 career home runs

    Jul 26, 2014, 9:31 AM EST

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    Only Rudy York (1937) and Mark McGwire (1987) got there faster.

  7. Settling the Score: Friday’s results

    Jul 26, 2014, 8:55 AM EST

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    A quick recap of a busy Friday around MLB, including another win for the red-hot Rays.

  8. Report: Yankees talking to Padres about a deal for Ian Kennedy

    Jul 24, 2014, 11:19 PM EST

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    The Yankees are reportedly considering a reunion with right-hander Ian Kennedy.

  9. Jonathan Papelbon to Phillies fans: Bring on the boos

    Jul 24, 2014, 11:18 PM EST

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    Jonathan Papelbon was booed by Phillies fans this afternoon, but it didn’t bother him. In fact, he says bring it on.

  10. The Astros are hesitant to trade Chad Qualls

    Jul 24, 2014, 10:20 PM EST

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    Chad Qualls quietly owns a 1.78 ERA this season. The Astros are reluctant to deal him.

  11. Picture of the Day: Dallas Keuchel has a clever message for a heckler

    Jul 24, 2014, 9:25 PM EST

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    Astros left-hander Dallas Keuchel tossed a baseball to a heckler during today’s game against the Athletics. And the ball contained a clever message.

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

    Jul 24, 2014, 8:30 PM EST

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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.

  13. The Mariners are interested in Drew Stubbs

    Jul 24, 2014, 7:35 PM EST

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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.

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

    Jul 24, 2014, 7:09 PM EST

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    The Phillies appear ready to move on from Ryan Howard.

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

    Jul 24, 2014, 6:31 PM EST

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    Yankees general manager Brian Cashman continues to stay busy.

  16. Zach Putnam lands on disabled list with shoulder inflammation

    Jul 24, 2014, 6:13 PM EST

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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.

  17. Shin-Soo Choo regrets playing through ankle injury

    Jul 21, 2014, 11:15 PM EST

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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.

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

    Jul 21, 2014, 10:29 PM EST

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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.

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

    Jul 21, 2014, 9:58 PM EST

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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.

  20. VIDEO: Andrelton Simmons did something ridiculous again

    Jul 21, 2014, 9:15 PM EST

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    Andrelton Simmons just isn’t fair.

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

    Jul 21, 2014, 8:48 PM EST

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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.

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

    Jul 21, 2014, 8:01 PM EST

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

  23. Angels sign John Buck to minor league contract

    Jul 21, 2014, 7:09 PM EST

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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.

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

    Jul 21, 2014, 6:24 PM EST

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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.

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

    Jul 19, 2014, 5:28 PM EST

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

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