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  1. Yan Gomes out 6-8 weeks with MCL sprain in right knee

    Apr 12, 2015, 2:05 PM EDT

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    Indians catcher Yan Gomes was placed on the disabled list Sunday morning with what was labeled a right knee sprain. Now the exact diagnosis is in, via MLB.com’s Jordan Bastian …

  2. Josh Hamilton merchandise has been pulled off the shelves at Angel Stadium team store

    Apr 12, 2015, 1:42 PM EDT

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    Hamilton jerseys probably wouldn’t be a hot item right now after his performance in 2014 and offseason relapse, so this could be chalked up to a simple supply-and-demand strategy. But it feels more calculated than that given recent comments from Angels owner Arte Moreno.

  3. Andrew McCutchen back in Pirates’ lineup Sunday

    Apr 12, 2015, 12:56 PM EDT

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    Pirates star center fielder Andrew McCutchen admitted Saturday that the left knee discomfort that drove him from Friday’s game in Milwaukee has been bothering him since spring training.

  4. White Sox activate Chris Sale for Sunday debut

    Apr 12, 2015, 12:02 PM EDT

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    The 26-year-old left-hander finished third in the American League Cy Young Award balloting last season after posting a sensational 2.17 ERA, 0.97 WHIP, and 208/39 K/BB ratio across 174 innings for Chicago.

  5. Kris Bryant homers in third game with AAA Iowa

    Apr 12, 2015, 11:15 AM EDT

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    Cubs prospect Kris Bryant had a massive showing this spring in Arizona, batting .425 with a 1.652 OPS and nine home runs in 14 Cactus League games. And the fireworks have continued at Triple-A Iowa.

  6. Yan Gomes placed on disabled list with right knee sprain

    Apr 12, 2015, 10:28 AM EDT

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    Gomes, 27, had 21 home runs and 74 RBI in 135 games last season for the Tribe. This is a big loss for a team that has championship aspirations.

  7. Clayton Kershaw allows six runs to Diamondbacks, has a 5.84 ERA through two starts

    Apr 12, 2015, 9:34 AM EDT

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    Clayton Kershaw wasn’t his usual dominant self on Opening Day last Monday against the Padres, yielding three earned runs on two walks and six hits over just six innings. And he was even worse in his second turn through the Dodgers’ 2015 rotation.

  8. Video: Nelson Cruz slugs his first Mariners home run

    Apr 12, 2015, 8:41 AM EDT

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    Cruz was signed to a four-year, $57 million free agent contract this winter to bring some pop to the Mariners’ lineup.

  9. Video: Adrian Gonzalez slugs third home run of the night

    Apr 9, 2015, 12:25 AM EDT

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    Dodgers first baseman Adrian Gonzalez has his first career three-homer game.

  10. Albert Pujols ties Ted Williams, Willie McCovey, and Frank Thomas on career home run list

    Apr 8, 2015, 11:42 PM EDT

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    Watch as Albert Pujols puts a charge into this ball Wednesday against Hisashi Iwakuma …

  11. Clayton Kershaw is getting a root canal Monday

    Apr 8, 2015, 10:40 PM EDT

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    It shouldn’t affect his pitching schedule.

  12. Mario Hollands undergoes Tommy John surgery

    Apr 8, 2015, 10:04 PM EDT

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    Hollands is going to miss the entire 2015 season and the first month or two of the 2016 campaign as well.

  13. Video: Giancarlo Stanton makes diving catch, turns two

    Apr 8, 2015, 9:01 PM EDT

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    Defensive play of the year so far.

  14. Jonathan Papelbon: “I don’t really feel much like a Phillie”

    Apr 8, 2015, 8:24 PM EDT

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    Phillies closer Jonathan Papelbon didn’t say anything overly unreasonable in this interview Wednesday afternoon with Julian Benbow of the Boston Globe, but his comments are sure to bother somebody out there.

  15. Brandon Belt hopes to avoid disabled list after MRI shows “very mild” right groin strain

    Apr 8, 2015, 7:37 PM EDT

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    Belt strained his right groin muscle Tuesday while chasing after a foul pop-up in the fourth inning of the Giants’ 7-6 loss to the Diamondbacks.

  16. Jayson Werth to begin rehab assignment Thursday

    Apr 8, 2015, 6:42 PM EDT

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    The veteran outfielder is expected to play at least seven innings in his first rehab game Thursday in Potomac. He will be cleared to join the Nationals’ active roster once he plays nine innings on back-to-back days, which could happen by early next week.

  17. J.J. Hardy nearing minor league rehab assignment

    Apr 7, 2015, 11:45 PM EDT

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    Orioles manager Buck Showalter provided good news Tuesday on the status of shortstop J.J. Hardy, who had to be placed on the 15-day disabled list before Opening Day because of a left shoulder strain.

  18. Alex Cobb plays catch Tuesday, calls it “best day yet”

    Apr 7, 2015, 10:59 PM EDT

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    Alex Cobb is beginning to make steady progress in his rehabilitation from right forearm tendinitis.

  19. Video: Buster Posey slugs his first home run of 2015

    Apr 7, 2015, 10:11 PM EDT

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    Watch as Buster Posey takes Rubby De La Rosa deep Tuesday for his first home run of 2015 …

  20. Giants sign Kevin Correia to minor league contract

    Apr 7, 2015, 9:38 PM EDT

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    Correia was released by the Mariners at the end of spring training after posting a 16.88 ERA in three Cactus League appearances. The 34-year-old will act as orgnizational rotation depth for the Giants, who badly need it now that …

  21. Cody Ross is joining the Athletics

    Apr 7, 2015, 8:45 PM EDT

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    Cody Ross, released by the Diamondbacks on Saturday, has already found a new home …

  22. Mat Latos driven from Marlins debut in the first inning

    Apr 7, 2015, 8:02 PM EDT

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    Mat Latos is not off to a promising start in Miami.

  23. Matt Cain lands on disabled list with more elbow troubles

    Apr 7, 2015, 7:37 PM EDT

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    Cain was in line to pitch the Giants’ third regular-season game on Wednesday in Arizona, but 26-year-old right-hander Chris Heston has been recalled from Triple-A Fresno and will take the bump instead.

  24. James Loney scratched Tuesday with tweaked side

    Apr 7, 2015, 6:51 PM EDT

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    Logan Forsythe has been shifted from designated hitter to first base and Brandon Guyer is now at DH against Baltimore left-hander Wei-Yin Chen. The severity of Loney’s side injury is unknown.

  25. MRI shows no damage in Ryan Braun’s rib cage

    Apr 7, 2015, 6:07 PM EDT

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    Ryan Braun had to be pulled from Monday’s season-opener against the Rockies after tweaking a muscle in his rib cage while extending to make a catch in right field. There was some concern that it might be an oblique or intercostal strain, which would send him to the 15-day disabled list, but worry no more …

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