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  1. Billy Hamilton robs Ryan Braun of homer, leaves with concussion

    Sep 24, 2014, 8:15 PM EDT

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    It would have been Braun’s 20th homer of the season.

  2. Evan Gattis will be in the Braves’ lineup Thursday for the first time since September 7

    Sep 24, 2014, 8:02 PM EDT

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    Evan Gattis hasn’t played a full game for the Braves since September 7 because of strep throat and, more recently, a kidney stone. In that time, Atlanta has lost 12-of-14 games and been completely eliminated from postseason contention. But there will be no early shutdown for the 28-year-old slugging catcher.

  3. Ryan Ludwick wants to play in 2015, knows “it will probably be in a lesser role”

    Sep 24, 2014, 7:30 PM EDT

    Ryan Ludwick

    Ludwick had a big year for the Reds in 2012, but spent most of last season on the disabled list and has hit just .245 with nine homers and a .684 OPS in 110 games this season.

  4. Carlos Beltran won’t play in another game this season

    Sep 24, 2014, 7:24 PM EDT

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    Yankees manager Joe Girardi confirmed Wednesday to Chad Jennings of The Journal News that veteran outfielder Carlos Beltran has been shut down for the remainder of the 2014 season due to lingering discomfort in his right elbow. The Yankees were officially eliminated from postseason contention on Wednesday.

  5. Jon Jay is away from Cardinals due to a personal matter

    Sep 24, 2014, 7:01 PM EDT

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    He’s expected to return for the final series of the regular season that begins Friday in Arizona.

  6. Mike Trout leaves game with stomach illness

    Sep 24, 2014, 6:19 PM EDT

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    From Jeff Fletcher of the Orange County Register comes word that Angels outfielder Mike Trout had to make an early exit from Wednesday afternoon’s game against the A’s because of a stomach bug.

  7. Bill Plaschke apparently only hates acts of aggression when Yasiel Puig is involved

    Sep 24, 2014, 5:06 PM EDT

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    Shocker: Plaschke has a serious double standard when it comes to Mr. Puig.

  8. Mitch Williams sues MLB Network and Deadspin for wrongful termination and defamation

    Sep 24, 2014, 4:27 PM EDT

    Mitch Williams

    The real news here: MLB Network paid him $2 million for his analysis. Mitch Williams’ baseball analysis.

  9. Louisville Slugger is retiring Derek Jeter’s bat model

    Sep 24, 2014, 4:00 PM EDT

    Derek Jeter

    Louisville Slugger has never done that before. So I guess that’s something.

  10. Trevor Plouffe’s season ends with a fractured forearm

    Sep 24, 2014, 3:20 PM EDT

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    Plouffe has had a solid year, hitting .258 with 14 homers, 40 doubles, and a .751 OPS in 136 games while playing improved defense at third base.

  11. John Schuerholz claims firing Frank Wren was three years in the making. OK.

    Sep 24, 2014, 2:30 PM EDT

    John Schuerholz

    Which is pretty cool considering he was given a contract extension back in February.

  12. Cuban star Hector Olivera defects to sign with MLB team

    Sep 24, 2014, 2:14 PM EDT

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    Olivera is considered one of the top 10 players in Cuba.

  13. The Diamondbacks have offered Dave Stewart their GM job

    Sep 24, 2014, 1:36 PM EDT

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    Dave Stewart has been an ace, a coach, an assistant GM and an agent. Now he may be the next GM of the Arizona Diamondbacks.

  14. Matt Kemp is playing like a superstar again

    Sep 24, 2014, 1:15 PM EDT

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    Things were going so badly for Matt Kemp a few months ago that the Dodgers moved him from center field and then outright benched him.

  15. Imagining the most hilarious scenario ever

    Sep 24, 2014, 12:52 PM EDT

    Peter Angelos

    “Mr. Angelos? We’d like to ask you a favor. No, there’s nothing in it for you. It’s 100% to benefit the Yankees.”

  16. Bill Plaschke, once again, says that Yasiel Puig will be the death of the Dodgers

    Sep 24, 2014, 12:27 PM EDT

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    For the third time in a year, Bill Plaschke predicts that Yasiel Puig will end up being the worst thing that ever happened to the Dodgers.

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