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  1. Settling the Score: Saturday’s results

    Aug 10, 2014, 8:52 AM EDT

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    The Kansas City Royals — baseball’s hottest team by far — are suddenly back in the thick of the things in the hunt for the American League Central crown.

  2. George Springer suffers setback in rehab game

    Aug 6, 2014, 11:17 PM EDT

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    Astros outfielder George Springer was expected to be activated off the 15-day disabled list before the weekend, but that is not going to happen now.

  3. Doug Fister dominates, Nationals move to four games up in National League East standings

    Aug 6, 2014, 10:21 PM EDT

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    Doug Fister allowed just one (unearned) run over 7 1/3 innings and Adam LaRoche launched a pair of home runs as the Nationals bested the visiting Mets 7-1 on Wednesday night in Washington, D.C.

  4. Video: Jose Bautista launches two-run bomb vs. O’s

    Aug 6, 2014, 9:32 PM EDT

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    Blue Jays slugger Jose Bautista cranked this massive two-run shot in the top of the second inning Wednesday night in Toronto to put the home team ahead of the visiting Orioles 4-1 …

  5. Troy Tulowitzki looks good in first batting practice session since suffering hip flexor strain

    Aug 6, 2014, 8:44 PM EDT

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    Rockies shortstop Troy Tulowitzki is finally making progress in his recovery from a left hip flexor strain. Nick Groke of the Denver Post shared the positive news on Twitter …

  6. Nationals manager Matt Williams “pissed” at the thought of demoting scuffling Bryce Harper

    Aug 6, 2014, 7:59 PM EDT

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    Nationals manager Matt Williams was asked on Wednesday evening whether there has been any talk of sending struggling outfielder Bryce Harper to Triple-A Syracuse. He, uh, did not appreciate the suggestion.

  7. Jordan Lyles activated for Wednesday start vs. Cubs

    Aug 6, 2014, 7:15 PM EDT

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    Jordan Lyles will return to the Rockies’ starting rotation Wednesday night against the Cubs after missing the past two months with a fractured left middle finger.

  8. Marlins’ trade deadline acquisition Jarred Cosart scratched from scheduled Thursday start

    Aug 6, 2014, 6:31 PM EDT

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    Jarred Cosart’s tenure with the Marlins is not off to an especially strong start. He surrendered four runs over just 5 1/3 innings in his debut last Friday night against the Reds, and now the 24-year-old right-hander — who was acquired from the Astros at the July 31 trade deadline — is dealing with an injury.

  9. Gerrit Cole roughed up in rehab start at AAA Indianapolis

    Aug 5, 2014, 11:21 PM EDT

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    Gerrit Cole was scratched from a scheduled rehab outing last Friday night at Triple-A Indianapolis, with Pirates general manager Neal Huntington claiming that the right-hander needed to “refine some things.” The extra work on the side didn’t do much good.

  10. Padres hire A.J. Preller as general manager

    Aug 5, 2014, 10:13 PM EDT

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    Ken Rosenthal at FOX Sports reports that the Padres have hired A.J. Preller — a former assistant GM with the Rangers — to be their next general manager.

  11. Video: Derek Jeter makes a leaping grab at shortstop

    Aug 5, 2014, 9:30 PM EDT

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    Watch as Derek Jeter robs Miguel Cabrera of a base-hit on Tuesday night at Yankee Stadium …

  12. Rob Manfred, Tim Brosnan, and Tom Werner are the three finalists for MLB commissioner

    Aug 5, 2014, 8:42 PM EDT

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    USA Today’s Bob Nightengale reports that Rob Manfred, Tim Brosnan, and Tom Werner are the three finalists to replace Bud Selig as Major League Baseball commissioner.

  13. Joe Mauer on track to return to Twins early next week

    Aug 5, 2014, 7:55 PM EDT

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    Twins manager Ron Gardenhire told MLB.com’s Rhett Bollinger on Tuesday that first baseman Joe Mauer is likely to rejoin the club early next week in Houston after playing in rehab games through the weekend with the Low-A Cedar Rapids Kernels.

  14. Andrew Cashner to begin rehab assignment Friday

    Aug 5, 2014, 7:08 PM EDT

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    From Jeff Sanders of the San Diego Union-Tribune comes word that Padres right-hander Andrew Cashner has been cleared to begin a minor league rehab assignment this Friday with the High-A Lake Elsinore Storm.

  15. Pirates activate Starling Marte from the concussion DL

    Aug 5, 2014, 6:23 PM EDT

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    Starling Marte is back on the Pirates’ active roster after missing close to two weeks with a concussion. Pedro Alvarez was placed on the bereavement list in a corresponding roster move.

  16. Marlins, White Sox “have discussed” a John Danks trade

    Jul 30, 2014, 11:19 PM EDT

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    From FOX Sports’ Jon Morosi comes word that the Marlins and White Sox “have discussed a possible trade” involving left-handed starter John Danks.

  17. Giants expected to release second baseman Dan Uggla

    Jul 30, 2014, 10:02 PM EDT

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    Dan Uggla’s stay with the Giants lasted nine days. MLB.com’s Chris Haft reports that San Francisco has released the veteran second baseman, who went 0-for-11 with a walk and six strikeouts in four games after being called up from Triple-A Fresno on July 25.

  18. Video: Manny Machado makes a ridiculous throw

    Jul 30, 2014, 9:15 PM EDT

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    Albert Pujols can barely move these days and for some reason went with a pop-up slide into first base, but this throw on Wednesday night from Manny Machado was still fantastic …

  19. Rangers’ retirement gifts for Derek Jeter: Yankees cowboy boots, signed George W. Bush photo

    Jul 30, 2014, 8:22 PM EDT

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    Derek Jeter’s farewell tour continued Wednesday night at Globe Life Park in Arlington, Texas with another set of retirement gifts.

  20. Blue Jays considering Asdrubal Cabrera for second base

    Jul 30, 2014, 7:37 PM EDT

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    CBS Sports’ Jon Heyman reports that the Blue Jays are targeting Indians shortstop Asdrubal Cabrera — who is known to be available — and would ask him to play second base.

  21. Cardinals GM John Mozeliak says he was never close to trading outfielder Oscar Taveras

    Jul 30, 2014, 6:49 PM EDT

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    Oscar Taveras has been mentioned as a possible centerpiece in trade talks this week for top-tier starting pitchers like David Price and Jon Lester, but if Cardinals general manager John Mozeliak is to be believed that was all speculation from the outside.

  22. Astros “looking to move” slugger Chris Carter

    Jul 30, 2014, 6:13 PM EDT

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    The 44-64 Astros could jump into this seller-friendly market before Thursday’s 4 p.m. ET trade deadline. Joel Sherman of the New York Post reports that Houston is “looking to move” first baseman and designated hitter Chris Carter.

  23. Dodgers announce Vin Scully will return for 2015 season

    Jul 29, 2014, 11:17 PM EDT

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    Bill Shaikin of the Los Angeles Times passes along the fantastic news that Vin Scully will return to the Dodgers’ broadcast booth for the 2015 season. It will be his 65th season calling Dodgers baseball.

  24. Jon Lester scratched Wednesday amid trade speculation

    Jul 29, 2014, 10:50 PM EDT

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    Yahoo Sports’ Jeff Passan wrote Tuesday afternoon that “sentiment among competing executives is unanimous” that the Red Sox will trade left-hander Jon Lester before Thursday’s July 31 deadline. And this news will only add to that thought.

  25. Video: Jose Abreu slugs MLB-leading 31st home run

    Jul 29, 2014, 10:21 PM EDT

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    Watch as White Sox first baseman Jose Abreu slugs a two-run seventh-inning shot off new Tigers reliever Joakim Soria on Tuesday night at Comerica Park in Detroit …

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