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  1. The Mariners have called up Jesus Montero

    Jul 9, 2015, 7:18 PM EDT

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    The former top prospect is back in the big leagues.

  2. Chris Sale throws a complete game, but his strikeout streak comes to an end

    Jul 6, 2015, 11:19 PM EDT

    Chicago White Sox starting pitcher Chris Sale (49) delivers to the Toronto Blue Jays during the first inning on Monday, July 6, 2015, at U.S. Cellular Field in Chicago. (Brian Cassella/Chicago Tribune/TNS via Getty Images)

    White Sox ace Chris Sale entered tonight’s start against the Blue Jays with eight straight starts with 10 strikeouts or more, tying Pedro Martinez for the major league record. He fell a little bit short in his efforts of securing the record all for himself.

  3. Ricky Nolasco to undergo ankle surgery

    Jul 6, 2015, 10:26 PM EDT

    MINNEAPOLIS, MN - MAY 31: Ricky Nolasco #47 of the Minnesota Twins pitches against the Toronto Blue Jays during the first inning of the game on May 31, 2015 at Target Field in Minneapolis, Minnesota. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

    Nolasco will have a bone fragment removed from his ankle.

  4. Video: Jon Lester collects first MLB hit after going 0-for-66 to begin career

    Jul 6, 2015, 9:32 PM EDT

    CHICAGO, IL - JULY 06: Jon Lester #34 of the Chicago Cubs is congratulated after his first career hit in the Major League against the St. Louis Cardinals during the second inning at Wrigley Field on July 6, 2015 in Chicago, Illinois.  (Photo by Jon Durr/Getty Images)

    Lester was 0-for-66 (0-for-71 if you include the postseason) before collecting his first major league hit tonight.

  5. Bryce Harper declines invitation to participate in Home Run Derby

    Jul 6, 2015, 9:01 PM EDT

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    It’s a bummer that Marlins outfielder Giancarlo Stanton will have to miss the 2015 Home Run Derby due to a broken hamate bone, but now we can also scratch Nationals outfielder Bryce Harper off the list of participants.

  6. “Final Vote” balloting opens for 2015 MLB All-Star Game

    Jul 6, 2015, 8:27 PM EDT

    LOS ANGELES, CA - JULY 03:  Clayton Kershaw #22 of the Los Angeles Dodgers throws a pitch against the New York Mets at Dodger Stadium on July 3, 2015 in Los Angeles, California.  (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

    And once again, there’s no A-Rod to be found.

  7. Pitchers and reserves for 2015 MLB All-Star Game announced

    Jul 6, 2015, 7:00 PM EDT

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    The starters for the 2015 MLB All-Star Game were announced on Sunday, so now it’s time to learn the pitchers and reserves who have been selected to represent the American League and National League at Great American Ball Park in Cincinnati on Tuesday, July 14…

  8. Jacoby Ellsbury to be activated from disabled list Wednesday

    Jul 6, 2015, 6:13 PM EDT

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    Jacoby Ellsbury has been out since May 19 with a sprained right knee.

  9. Cubs place David Ross on 7-day concussion disabled list

    Jul 4, 2015, 5:28 PM EDT

    CHICAGO, IL - JUNE 25: David Ross #3 of the Chicago Cubs works behind the plate during the game against the Los Angeles Dodgers at Wrigley Field on June 25, 2015 in Chicago, Illinois. The Dodgers defeated the Cubs 4-0. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

    Ross, 38, is batting .189/.302/.284 over 87 plate appearances this season.

  10. Matt Holliday could rejoin the Cardinals next week

    Jul 4, 2015, 4:25 PM EDT

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    Matt Holliday has been sidelined since June 8 with a Grade 2 strain of his right quadriceps muscle.

  11. Video: Alex Avila falls into stands to make excellent catch

    Jul 4, 2015, 3:18 PM EDT

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    Miguel Cabrera is going to be missed while he’s out with a Grade 3 strain of his left calf, but the Tigers are getting by just fine so far this afternoon against the Blue Jays.

  12. Orioles move struggling Bud Norris to the bullpen

    Jul 4, 2015, 2:42 PM EDT

    BALTIMORE, MD - JUNE 29:  Bud Norris #25 of the Baltimore Orioles pitches in the second inning against the Texas Rangers at Oriole Park at Camden Yards on June 29, 2015 in Baltimore, Maryland.  (Photo by Greg Fiume/Getty Images)

    Norris has a 6.79 ERA over 11 starts this season.

  13. Woman sues Marlins after shark mascot attack

    Jul 4, 2015, 1:45 PM EDT

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    Beth Fedornak claims to have suffered “permanent or continuing injuries in her neck and back” as a result of the mascot’s actions.

  14. Stephen Strasburg exits start with tightness in left side

    Jul 4, 2015, 12:39 PM EDT

    WASHINGTON, DC - JULY 04:  Stephen Strasburg #37 of the Washington Nationals pitches in the first inning during a baseball game against the San Francisco Giants at Nationals Park on July 4, 2015 in Washington, DC.  (Photo by Mitchell Layton/Getty Images)

    Nationals right-hander Stephen Strasburg exited today’s start against the Giants in the top of the fourth inning due to an apparent injury to his left side.

  15. Bryce Harper homers with Fourth of July-themed bat

    Jul 4, 2015, 12:09 PM EDT

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    It’s only noon on the East Coast, but Nationals slugger Bryce Harper is already setting off fireworks.

  16. Mets general manager Sandy Alderson says Terry Collins’ job is safe

    Jul 4, 2015, 11:28 AM EDT

    NEW YORK, NY - JUNE 28:  Manager Terry Collins #10 of the New York Mets looks on against the Cincinnati Reds at Citi Field on June 28, 2015 in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City. The Mets defeated the Red 7-2.  (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

    Alderson says Collins isn’t to blame for the Mets’ lack of offense.

  17. Video: Kevin Kiermaier gets spooked by a pigeon

    Jul 4, 2015, 10:31 AM EDT

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    I guess the pigeon was a Yankees fan.

  18. Calf injury sends Miguel Cabrera to the disabled list for the first time in his career

    Jul 4, 2015, 9:42 AM EDT

    DETROIT, MI - JULY 3: Miguel Cabrera #24 of the Detroit Tigers leaves the game with trainer Kevin Rand during the fourth inning of the game against the Toronto Blue Jays on July 3, 2015 at Comerica Park in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

    Cabrera is headed to the disabled list for the first time in his 13-year major league career.

  19. Settling the Score: Friday’s results

    Jul 4, 2015, 8:55 AM EDT

    at Yankee Stadium on July 3, 2015 in the Bronx borough of New York City.

    A quick recap of a busy Friday, including a walk-off win for the Yankees.

  20. Dodgers designate Brandon League for assignment

    Jul 2, 2015, 11:28 PM EDT

    LOS ANGELES, CA - APRIL 08:  Pitcher Brandon League #43 of the Los Angeles Dodgers looks on during the game against the San Diego Padres at Dodger Stadium on April 8, 2015 in Los Angeles, California.  (Photo by Lisa Blumenfeld/Getty Images)

    League hasn’t pitched in the majors this season due to a shoulder injury.

  21. Reds GM Walt Jocketty says he’s not trading Todd Frazier

    Jul 2, 2015, 10:39 PM EDT

    PITTSBURGH, PA - JUNE 25:  Todd Frazier #21 of the Cincinnati Reds on deck in the seventh inning during the game against the Pittsburgh Pirates at PNC Park on June 25, 2015 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.  (Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

    The Reds are expected to be sellers, but GM Walt Jocketty said Thursday that third baseman Todd Frazier isn’t going anywhere.

  22. Matt Boyd pulled from start after failing to record an out against the Red Sox

    Jul 2, 2015, 9:23 PM EDT

    TORONTO, CANADA - JULY 2: Matt Boyd #46 of the Toronto Blue Jays reacts after giving up a three-run home run in the first inning during MLB game action to David Ortiz #34 of the Boston Red Sox on July 2, 2015 at Rogers Centre in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. (Photo by Tom Szczerbowski/Getty Images)

    After pitching into the seventh inning in his major league debut against the Rangers last Saturday, Blue Jays left-hander Matt Boyd failed to record an out in his start tonight against the Red Sox.

  23. Freddie Freeman won’t return from wrist injury before All-Star break

    Jul 2, 2015, 8:26 PM EDT

    NEW YORK, NY - JUNE 14:  Freddie Freeman #5 of the Atlanta Braves in action against the New York Mets at Citi Field on June 14, 2015 in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City. The Mets defeated the Braves 10-8.  (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

    Freeman hopes to return right after the All-Star break, but he acknowledges that it’s a “best-case scenario.”

  24. Archie Bradley has no structural damage in shoulder

    Jul 2, 2015, 7:28 PM EDT

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    Bradley has been out for a month with right shoulder tendinitis.

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