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  1. Matt Moore set to face live hitters for the first time since his Tommy John elbow surgery

    May 3, 2015, 12:30 PM EDT

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    Moore is scheduled throw around 20 pitches to his Tampa Bay teammates before their series finale on Sunday afternoon against the Orioles.

  2. Michael Bourn back in Indians’ lineup on Sunday

    May 3, 2015, 11:43 AM EDT

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    Veteran outfielder Michael Bourn was held out of the Indians’ starting lineup on Saturday with what was called a cervical strain. That sounded like a pretty serious injury, but all appears to be fine …

  3. Rays place outfielder Desmond Jennings on 15-day disabled list with bursitis in his left knee

    May 3, 2015, 10:51 AM EDT

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    It was a very disappointing April for Rays outfielder Desmond Jennings, who hit .222/.306/.238 in 18 games. And now his May is off to a rough start too.

  4. Video: Jake Marisnick climbs Tal’s Hill, makes great grab

    May 3, 2015, 10:04 AM EDT

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    Marisnick is also getting it done at the plate for the Astros, who are on a nine-game winning streak and have opened a six-game lead over the Angels in the American League West standings.

  5. Another game ended on a batted ball hitting a runner

    May 3, 2015, 9:27 AM EDT

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    First it was the Giants beating the Angels when Kole Calhoun’s hard grounder to the right side of the infield struck Taylor Featherston. A few hours later, the Dodgers won in similar fashion …

  6. Settling the Score: Saturday’s results

    May 3, 2015, 8:32 AM EDT

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    For the second consecutive day, the Cardinals took down the visiting Pirates on an extra-inning walkoff.

  7. Video: Andrew McCutchen’s 1,000th career hit

    Apr 29, 2015, 11:24 PM EDT

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    Watch as Pirates outfielder Andrew McCutchen collects the 1,000th hit of his career on a sharply-struck infield single Wednesday night against Cubs reliever Edwin Jackson …

  8. David Wright takes live batting practice for the first time since landing on the disabled list

    Apr 29, 2015, 10:12 PM EDT

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    Wright, 32, was batting .333/.371/.424 in eight games before the injury.

  9. Nelson Cruz hit a 483-foot home run in Texas

    Apr 29, 2015, 9:05 PM EDT

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    The ball came off Cruz’s bat at 116 mph, according to MLB’s Statcast data.

  10. Brandon McCarthy to undergo Tommy John reconstructive elbow surgery on Thursday

    Apr 29, 2015, 8:41 PM EDT

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    The procedure comes with a 12-15 month recovery timetable, so McCarthy probably won’t be back in the majors until next June or July.

  11. Video: Giancarlo Stanton smokes an absolute bomb to left off Mets starter Bartolo Colon

    Apr 29, 2015, 7:57 PM EDT

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    Check out this first-inning, game-tying, two-run no-doubter from Giancarlo Stanton …

  12. Gregory Polanco returns to Pirates’ lineup Wednesday

    Apr 29, 2015, 7:04 PM EDT

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    The groin problem was obviously pretty minor.

  13. Video: Gary Thorne does his best Masters voice

    Apr 29, 2015, 6:19 PM EDT

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    Camden Yards took on the calm feel of a golf event during Wednesday’s zero-crowd game between the White Sox and Orioles. And so Orioles broadcaster Gary Thorne took the cue …

  14. Kenley Jansen to begin rehab assignment Friday

    Apr 28, 2015, 11:45 PM EDT

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    Kenley Jansen crossed the final hurdle of his throwing program on Tuesday afternoon at Dodger Stadium, throwing a 20-pitch simulated inning, and has been cleared to begin a minor league rehab assignment Friday with High-A Rancho Cucamonga.

  15. Archie Bradley leaves game after taking liner to face

    Apr 28, 2015, 10:38 PM EDT

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    Frightening moment at Chase Field in Arizona …

  16. Alex Colome to make 2015 debut Friday vs. Orioles

    Apr 28, 2015, 10:04 PM EDT

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    Alex Colome showed up late to Rays camp this spring due to visa issues in his native Dominican Republic and he caught a bad case of pneumonia once he did finally arrive in Florida. But everything is trending well now for the 26-year-old right-hander …

  17. Masahiro Tanaka placed on the 15-day disabled list with a small strain in his right forearm

    Apr 28, 2015, 9:17 PM EDT

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    Yankees starter Masahiro Tanaka was sent for an MRI on Tuesday morning after complaining of pain in his right wrist. The MRI showed no damage in his wrist — only some mild tendinitis — but it did reveal a small muscle strain in his right forearm …

  18. Jed Lowrie will be out through the All-Star break with a torn ligament in his right thumb

    Apr 28, 2015, 8:42 PM EDT

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    Lowrie suffered the injury while sliding into home plate in the eighth inning of Monday’s 9-4 win over the Padres and flew to Houston for an MRI on Tuesday. That exam revealed the ligament tear, which will require surgery to repair …

  19. Brett Cecil back in at closer for the Blue Jays

    Apr 28, 2015, 7:58 PM EDT

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    Brett Cecil was removed from the Blue Jays’ ninth-inning role just a few days into the 2015 regular season after blowing a save on April 8 at Yankee Stadium, but Toronto management has now turned back to the 28-year-old left-hander after watching 20-year-old righties Roberto Osuna and Miguel Castro fail to get the job done Monday night at Fenway Park.

  20. Carl Crawford diagnosed with torn oblique

    Apr 28, 2015, 7:05 PM EDT

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    Some more rough news here for the Dodgers’ outfield, which is already absent Yasiel Puig.

  21. Tim Cooney gets first shot at replacing Adam Wainwright in Cardinals’ starting rotation

    Apr 28, 2015, 6:19 PM EDT

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    As first reported Tuesday by beat writer Derrick Goold of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch, the Cardinals have settled on 24-year-old left-hander Tim Cooney as Adam Wainwright’s replacement in their starting rotation. At least for now.

  22. A’s sign Ryan Roberts to minor league contract

    Apr 26, 2015, 5:17 PM EDT

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    As first reported by Jeff Hem, the play-by-play announcer for the Triple-A Nashville Sounds, the Athletics have signed veteran infielder Ryan Roberts to a minor league contract.

  23. A’s option fifth starter Kendall Graveman to AAA

    Apr 26, 2015, 4:22 PM EDT

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    Graveman allowed six earned runs in 4 2/3 innings Saturday in a loss to the Astros, falling to 1-2 on the season with an 8.27 ERA and 2.02 WHIP in 16 1/3 total frames (four starts).

  24. Dodgers place Yasiel Puig and Joel Peralta on the DL

    Apr 26, 2015, 2:58 PM EDT

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    Two important Dodgers are now on the shelf.

  25. Max Scherzer doubtful for next start due to thumb injury

    Apr 26, 2015, 2:00 PM EDT

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    Scherzer jammed his right thumb during an at-bat Thursday afternoon against the Cardinals. It doesn’t sound like a serious injury, but the $210 million right-hander isn’t going to be rushed back.

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