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  1. 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.

  2. Jose Bautista hopes to return early this week

    Apr 26, 2015, 1:02 PM EDT

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    Last week, it looked like Blue Jays slugger Jose Bautista might be headed to the 15-day disabled list with a right shoulder strain. He has now missed five straight games, but the news Sunday was good …

  3. Navy lieutenant Mitch Harris made his MLB debut

    Apr 26, 2015, 12:15 PM EDT

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    Cardinals right-hander Mitch Harris is the first graduate of the United States Naval Academy to appear in a major league game since 1921.

  4. Dodgers sign Mike Carp to minor league deal

    Apr 26, 2015, 11:29 AM EDT

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    The 28-year-old first baseman and outfielder will report to the Dodgers’ Triple-A affiliate in Oklahoma City.

  5. Brandon McCarthy left his start Saturday with tight elbow

    Apr 26, 2015, 10:40 AM EDT

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    Dodgers right-hander Brandon McCarthy called for a trainer immediately after serving up a three-run homer to Padres slugger Justin Upton in the bottom of the sixth inning Saturday night at Petco Park.

  6. Protesters converge on Oriole Park at Camden Yards

    Apr 26, 2015, 9:51 AM EDT

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    It was a long, tense Saturday night at Baltimore’s Camden Yards, where the home team needed extra innings to beat the Red Sox inside the park and thousands of protesters angry over the death of Freddie Gray made their presence felt outside.

  7. It sure sounds like Adam Wainwright suffered a torn Achilles tendon on Saturday night

    Apr 26, 2015, 9:24 AM EDT

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    The official word — for now — from the Cardinals is that ace right-hander Adam Wainwright left his start Saturday night against the Brewers because of a “left ankle injury.” But watch the video for yourself …

  8. Settling the Score: Saturday’s results

    Apr 26, 2015, 8:37 AM EDT

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    It’s getting uglier and uglier for the Brew Crew.

  9. LaTroy Hawkins lands on disabled list with biceps injury

    Apr 22, 2015, 11:47 PM EDT

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    LaTroy Hawkins lost his hold on the Rockies’ ninth-inning job last week to Adam Ottavino and now his 2015 season continues to spiral in an ugly direction.

  10. Jose Bautista could be headed to the 15-day disabled list with a right shoulder strain

    Apr 22, 2015, 10:35 PM EDT

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    Jose Bautista has been experiencing pain in his right shoulder for over a week and he aggravated it Tuesday night when he tried to throw out Delmon Young at first base from his position in right field.

  11. Matt Harvey diagnosed with mild ankle sprain, on for start Saturday at Yankee Stadium

    Apr 22, 2015, 9:42 PM EDT

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    Mets ace Matt Harvey visited a doctor in New York on Wednesday evening for a left ankle injury that has been bothering him for over a month. But all is well, per MLB.com’s Anthony DiComo …

  12. And now it’s snowing at PNC Park …

    Apr 22, 2015, 9:26 PM EDT

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    Isn’t it, like, late April?

  13. Video: Addison Russell’s first major league hit

    Apr 22, 2015, 8:57 PM EDT

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    Watch as Cubs infield prospect Addison Russell notches his first major league hit in the top of the third inning Wednesday evening against Pirates right-hander Vance Worley …

  14. Mariners sign Carlos Quentin to minor league contract

    Apr 22, 2015, 8:33 PM EDT

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    He’ll head to Triple-A Tacoma initially, but Dutton thinks Quentin could be a “quick promotion candidate.”

  15. It’s snowing at Comerica Park

    Apr 22, 2015, 8:18 PM EDT

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    It’s so cold in The D.

  16. Video: Matt Carpenter stays hot, slugs leadoff homer

    Apr 22, 2015, 7:55 PM EDT

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    Cardinals third baseman Matt Carpenter entered play Wednesday batting .380/.426/.640 in 54 plate appearances and he added to that impressive slash line in the top of the first inning …

  17. Corey Dickerson, Nolan Arenado back in Rockies’ lineup Wednesday vs. James Shields

    Apr 22, 2015, 7:02 PM EDT

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    Dickerson and Arenado have combined for five homers, 20 RBI, and 18 runs scored in 10 games this year.

  18. Rockies send slugger Wilin Rosario to AAA Albuquerque

    Apr 22, 2015, 6:10 PM EDT

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    Wilin Rosario exploded onto the MLB scene in 2012, tallying 28 home runs and 71 RBI over 117 games as a 23-year-old. But his home run total fell to 21 in 2013 and then 13 in 2014, and he never showed any sort of defensive improvement at catcher or first base. The swift career decline continues in 2015 …

  19. Addison Russell goes 0-for-5 with three strikeouts in debut

    Apr 21, 2015, 10:47 PM EDT

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    Russell started at second base Tuesday and batted ninth.

  20. Anthony Rendon expected to begin playing in minor league rehab games this Friday

    Apr 21, 2015, 9:58 PM EDT

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    The 24-year-old former first-round pick was diagnosed with a sprained MCL in early March and the Nationals had been easing him back into action this month at their spring training complex in Viera, Florida.

  21. Video: Giancarlo Stanton hit a bomb in Philly

    Apr 21, 2015, 9:05 PM EDT

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    Watch this fourth-inning Giancarlo Stanton solo home run soar high and deep, all the way into the visitors bullpen, Tuesday evening at Philadelphia’s Citizens Bank Park …

  22. Diamondbacks sign Kevin Frandsen to minor league deal

    Apr 21, 2015, 8:32 PM EDT

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    The 32-year-old is a .259/.313/.350 career hitter in 1,350 plate appearances at the major league level. He’ll give Arizona organizational depth at third base while Jake Lamb nurses a foot injury.

  23. Christian Yelich scratched again with lingering back injury

    Apr 21, 2015, 7:40 PM EDT

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    Yelich was also a late scratch from the Marlins’ lineup exactly one week ago with the same lower back issue.

  24. Yasiel Puig returns to the Dodgers’ starting lineup

    Apr 21, 2015, 6:53 PM EDT

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    From beat writer Dylan Hernandez of the Los Angeles Times comes word that Yasiel Puig will be back in the Dodgers’ starting lineup on Tuesday night against the Giants after appearing in just one game over the last eight days because of a left hamstring injury.

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