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  1. Rockies place Wilin Rosario on the disabled list

    Aug 27, 2014, 6:24 PM EDT

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    Rockies catcher Wilin Rosario continues to battle with inflammation in his left wrist and was officially placed on the 15-day disabled list Wednesday evening.

  2. Madison Bumgarner loses perfect game in the eighth

    Aug 27, 2014, 12:14 AM EDT

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    We interrupt this regular old Tuesday night to inform you that Giants left-hander Madison Bumgarner is working on a perfect game at San Francisco’s AT&T Park. He has not allowed a hit or a walk through seven innings and he’s thrown just 78 pitches despite striking out nine Colorado hitters. Updates to come.

  3. Yadier Molina to begin rehab assignment Wednesday

    Aug 26, 2014, 11:18 PM EDT

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    Cardinals catcher Yadier Molina took a round of batting practice on Tuesday night at Double-A Springfield and has been cleared to catch five or six innings there Wednesday in his first minor league rehab game.

  4. Video: Jonny Gomes lays out to save two runs

    Aug 26, 2014, 10:05 PM EDT

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    He didn’t cover very much ground before the dive, but A’s outfielder Jonny Gomes saved a couple of runs with this two-out grab in the bottom of the third inning Tuesday at Houston’s Minute Maid Park …

  5. Andrew McCutchen departs game versus Cardinals after aggravating injured left rib cage

    Aug 26, 2014, 9:23 PM EDT

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    Pirates center fielder Andrew McCutchen returned in just 15 days from an avulsion fracture in his left rib cage and had hit three home runs in six games since being activated from the disabled list. But he aggravated the injury on this catch against the outfield wall in the third inning Tuesday versus St. Louis …

  6. Joey Votto has resumed light baseball activities

    Aug 26, 2014, 8:56 PM EDT

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    Joey Votto is finally beginning to make some progress in his recovery from a severe quad strain. According to MLB.com’s Mark Sheldon, the Reds first baseman began taking dry swings and throwing lightly on Tuesday afternoon.

  7. Video: Anthony Rizzo slugs his 30th home run

    Aug 26, 2014, 8:01 PM EDT

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    Watch as Cubs first baseman Anthony Rizzo reaches 30 home runs for the first time in his young career with this moonshot to the right-center field seats at Cincinnati’s Great American Ball Park …

  8. Starlin Castro activated from the bereavement list

    Aug 26, 2014, 7:17 PM EDT

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    Cubs shortstop Starlin Castro flew home to the Dominican Republic last Wednesday following the death of his cousin and three close friends in a car wreck. He is back in the Cubs’ lineup Tuesday, having been activated from the bereavement list.

  9. Yordano Ventura scratched from his scheduled Wednesday start due to mid-back stiffness

    Aug 26, 2014, 6:32 PM EDT

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    From Blair Kerkhoff of the Kansas City Star comes word that Yordano Ventura has been scratched from his scheduled Wednesday start against the Twins due to stiffness around the middle of his back. Liam Hendriks will pitch in his place.

  10. A’s acquire catcher Geovany Soto from Rangers

    Aug 24, 2014, 5:05 PM EDT

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    As first reported by Chris Cotillo at MLB Daily Dish, the A’s have acquired catcher Geovany Soto from the Rangers for future cash considerations.

  11. Dodgers activate Hanley Ramirez from the disabled list

    Aug 24, 2014, 4:17 PM EDT

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    Dodgers shortstop Hanley Ramirez has been activated from the disabled list after missing exactly 15 days with a right oblique strain.

  12. A’s claim Yunel Escobar off revocable waivers from Rays

    Aug 24, 2014, 3:32 PM EDT

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    From FOX Sports’ Ken Rosenthal comes word that the Athletics have claimed Rays shortstop Yunel Escobar off revocable waivers. The two teams have until 1 p.m. ET on Tuesday to work out a trade.

  13. Michael Cuddyer lands on disabled list with hamstring strain

    Aug 24, 2014, 2:59 PM EDT

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    Rockies outfielder Michael Cuddyer has been placed back on the disabled list with a strained left hamstring.

  14. White Sox veteran Paul Konerko gets autographed base from Yankees in final trip to Bronx

    Aug 24, 2014, 2:04 PM EDT

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    Derek Jeter has been collecting retirement gifts in every road city that the Yankees have traveled to in his farewell season, but he did the presenting Sunday afternoon in New York …

  15. Miguel Cabrera sitting Sunday with right ankle injury

    Aug 24, 2014, 1:21 PM EDT

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    Miguel Cabrera aggravated a lingering right ankle injury Wednesday night on a slide into home plate. He has appeared in — and recorded at least one hit in — every game since, but the issue won’t go away.

  16. Astros place starter Scott Feldman on revocable waivers

    Aug 24, 2014, 12:38 PM EDT

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    From FOX Sports’ Ken Rosenthal comes word that the Astros recently put right-handed starter Scott Feldman on revocable waivers. We’ll know Monday whether he has cleared or been claimed by a team.

  17. Blue Jays bring back setup man Sergio Santos

    Aug 24, 2014, 11:43 AM EDT

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    Sergio Santos has been brought back up by the Blue Jays after seeming to rediscover his stuff in the Triple-A Buffalo bullpen.

  18. Xander Bogaerts out again Sunday after getting beaned by Felix Hernandez on Friday night

    Aug 24, 2014, 10:59 AM EDT

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    Red Sox shortstop Xander Bogaerts is out for a second straight game since taking a Felix Hernandez pitch off his helmet on Friday night.

  19. David Buchanan, Domonic Brown question the tactics of Phillies manager Ryne Sandberg

    Aug 24, 2014, 10:25 AM EDT

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    It’s a pretty common thing for starting pitchers to disapprove when they’re removed somewhat early from games, but these comments from Phillies right-hander David Buchanan feel especially pointed …

  20. Video: Joe Torre’s number retirement ceremony

    Aug 24, 2014, 9:39 AM EDT

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    The New York Yankees retired the number (6) of Hall of Fame manager Joe Torre on Saturday afternoon and MLB.com has spliced together some of the video and audio from the ceremony …

  21. Settling the Score: Saturday’s results

    Aug 24, 2014, 8:56 AM EDT

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    The A’s and Angels are tied again at the very top of the American League West standings. Jon Lester struck out seven and allowed just one run on five hits and a walk, and Coco Crisp scored the go-ahead run on an eighth-inning wild pitch as Oakland topped the visiting Halos 2-1 on Saturday.

  22. Yadier Molina swings a bat for first time since surgery for ligament tear in his right thumb

    Aug 20, 2014, 11:41 PM EDT

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    Yadier Molina is beginning to make some progress. Brian Stull of STL Baseball Weekly reports that the star catcher took swings in an indoor batting cage Wednesday at Busch Stadium for the first time since tearing the ulnar collateral ligament in his right thumb July 9 on an awkward side-swiping slide into third base.

  23. Las Vegas hands South Philadelphia’s Mo’ne Davis her first Little League World Series loss

    Aug 20, 2014, 10:37 PM EDT

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    Mo’ne Davis and the South Philadelphia Taney Dragons took their first blow Wednesday evening in the double-elimination Little League World Series.

  24. Starlin Castro excused from Cubs after death of cousin and three friends in car accident

    Aug 20, 2014, 9:59 PM EDT

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    Cubs shortstop Starlin Castro was a late scratch from Wednesday night’s game against the Giants because what was called a family emergency. Now the heartbreaking details are out …

  25. Garrett Richards suffers ugly left knee injury

    Aug 20, 2014, 8:43 PM EDT

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    The Angels just got dealt a potentially-major blow. Garrett Richards — who has suddenly developed into an ace this season at age 26 — was taken off on a stretcher Wednesday evening at Boston’s Fenway Park after suffering what looked to be a very serious right knee injury in the bottom of the second inning of his start against the host Red Sox.

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