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  1. The 2014 All-Star Game Preview

    Jul 15, 2014, 2:00 PM EDT

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    The Midsummer Classic is finally here. Let’s look at what we’ll be looking at this evening.

  2. Giancarlo Stanton almost hit a baseball out of Target Field

    Jul 15, 2014, 1:51 PM EDT

    Giancarlo Stanton

    Last night Giancarlo Stanton hit a baseball an estimated 510 feet, damn near smacking it out of Target Field.

  3. Mariners have “talked to the Royals” about Billy Butler

    Jul 15, 2014, 12:16 PM EDT

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    Last week the Mariners were said to be interested in Phillies outfielder Marlon Byrd and now their search for a right-handed hitter apparently includes Royals designated hitter Billy Butler.

  4. What does Clayton Kershaw think about being passed over for All-Star start in favor of Adam Wainwright?

    Jul 15, 2014, 11:51 AM EDT

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    Cardinals/National League manager Mike Matheny choosing his own guy, Adam Wainwright, to start tonight’s game over Dodgers ace Clayton Kershaw got quite a few Dodgers fans (and basically non-Cardinals fans) angry.

  5. After skipping the All-Star Game, Victor Martinez aiming to be in Tigers’ lineup Friday

    Jul 15, 2014, 11:19 AM EDT

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    Victor Martinez is skipping the All-Star game because of a side and back injury–allowing teammate Ian Kinsler to join the team in his place–but the Tigers designated hitter is aiming to rejoin the lineup Friday when Detroit begins the second half versus Cleveland.

  6. Video: Highlights from the 1965 All-Star Game

    Jul 15, 2014, 11:03 AM EDT

    1965 All-Star Game

    The best part are the Reds uniforms with the names underneath the numbers on the back.

  7. Where have all the superstar left-handed hitters gone?

    Jul 15, 2014, 10:47 AM EDT

    Robinson Cano

    Last night’s Home Run Derby included just one left-handed hitter (Justin Morneau) among the eight contestants and tonight’s All-Star game will feature only two left-handed hitters (Chase Utley, Robinson Cano) among the 18 starters.

  8. I went to the All-Star FanFest and it was OK

    Jul 15, 2014, 10:31 AM EDT

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    In this post is a picture of a moose, a monster truck and a wood-carved Harmon Killebrew.

  9. Yankees release Alfonso Soriano; retirement next?

    Jul 15, 2014, 10:15 AM EDT

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    Predictably none of the other 29 teams wanted anything to do with Alfonso Soriano’s contract on the waiver wire, so the 38-year-old went unclaimed after being designated for assignment by the Yankees last week and has now been released.

  10. And That Happened: Classic!

    Jul 15, 2014, 8:13 AM EDT

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    This Jackie Robinson fella continues to not respect the game. Good for him.

  11. Cliff Lee was roughed up in his minor league rehab start Monday

    Jul 15, 2014, 12:30 AM EDT

    Cliff Lee

    Cliff Lee is slated to return from the disabled list one week from today against the Giants in Philadelphia, but his final tuneup in the minors didn’t go smoothly.

  12. Yoenis Cespedes wins his second Home Run Derby in a row

    Jul 14, 2014, 11:52 PM EDT

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    Cespedes repeats. And a new Home Run Derby format fizzles.

  13. Your 2014 Home Run Derby Live Blog

    Jul 14, 2014, 7:50 PM EDT

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    We’re keeping a running commentary on the Home Run Derby. So you don’t have to.

  14. VIDEO: Watch the first career home runs of tonight’s Home Run Derby participants

    Jul 14, 2014, 7:35 PM EDT

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    Hey, remember Jose Bautista before he was Jose Bautista?

  15. Georgia Court of Appeals declines to dismiss foul ball lawsuit against Braves

    Jul 14, 2014, 7:12 PM EDT

    Turner Field

    The Braves are being sued by the family of a six-year-old girl whose skull was fractured by a foul ball during a game at Turner Field on August 30, 2010.

  16. Blue Jays acquire Brett Wallace from Orioles

    Jul 14, 2014, 6:05 PM EDT

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    The former top prospect is on the move again.

  17. Diamondbacks recall Trevor Cahill from Triple-A

    Jul 14, 2014, 4:36 PM EDT

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    Diamondbacks general manager Kevin Towers revealed two weeks ago that the team promised to call Trevor Cahill back up to the majors when they demoted the right-hander and his $30 million contract to Single-A.

  18. Starlin Castro stays humble: “Nobody’s better than baseball”

    Jul 14, 2014, 4:16 PM EDT

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    Starlin Castro stands at his locker and takes the heat when things go wrong. He never asks for days off. He won’t let the money or the trade rumors change him.

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