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  1. Mariners hire Edgar Martinez as hitting coach

    Jun 20, 2015, 5:12 PM EDT

    ARLINGTON, TX - APRIL 6:  Edgar Martinez #11 of the Seattle Mariners gets ready to bat during the game against the Texas Rangers at the Ballpark in Arlington on April 6, 2003 in Arlington, Texas.  The Mariners defeated the Rangers 11-2.  (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

    The Mariners dead-last in the majors in batting average and 28th in the majors in runs scored, so they have decided to make a high-profile change at hitting coach.

  2. Devin Mesoraco is headed for season-ending hip surgery

    Jun 20, 2015, 4:50 PM EDT

    Pittsburgh Pirates v Cincinnati Reds

    Devin Mesoraco’s bizarre season is finally over.

  3. Marlins call up left-hander Justin Nicolino for his major league debut

    Jun 20, 2015, 4:32 PM EDT

    JUPITER, FL - FEBRUARY 25:  Justin Nicolino #79 of the Miami Marlins poses during Photo Day on Tuesday, February 25, 2014 at Roger Dean Stadium in Jupiter, Florida.  (Photo by Eliot J. Schechter/MLB Photos via Getty Images)

    Tom Koehler is dealing with neck/back issue, so the Marlins have called up prospect left-hander Justin Nicolino to make his major league debut tonight against the Reds.

  4. Phillies designate Phillippe Aumont for assignment after seven-walk performance

    Jun 20, 2015, 3:41 PM EDT

    PHILADELPHIA, PA - JUNE 19: Starting pitcher Phillippe Aumont #48 of the Philadelphia Phillies throws a pitch in the first inning during a game against the St. Louis Cardinals at Citizens Bank Park on June 19, 2015 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Hunter Martin/Getty Images)

    Phillippe Aumont was designated for assignment by the Phillies this afternoon, less than 24 hours after he walked seven batters in a loss to the Cardinals.

  5. Josh Hamilton could begin a minor league rehab assignment next week

    Jun 20, 2015, 2:55 PM EDT

    Josh Hamilton

    Josh Hamilton’s return to the Rangers lasted just seven games before he went down with a strained left hamstring on June 1, but he’s close to game action.

  6. Giancarlo Stanton says he’ll participate in the Home Run Derby if he’s asked

    Jun 20, 2015, 2:01 PM EDT

    MIAMI, FL - JUNE 15:  Giancarlo Stanton #27 of the Miami Marlins looks on during the game against the New York Yankees at Marlins Park on June 15, 2015 in Miami, Florida.  (Photo by Rob Foldy/Getty Images)

    Good news for people who like to see baseballs hit really far.

  7. Bryce Harper returns to Nationals’ lineup Saturday

    Jun 20, 2015, 1:17 PM EDT

    WASHINGTON, DC - JUNE 18: Bryce Harper #34 of the Washington Nationals walks off the field with trainer Lee Kuntz, Anthony Rendon #6 and manager Matt Williams (R) after being injured and leaving the game in the sixth inning against the Tampa Bay Rays at Nationals Park on June 18, 2015 in Washington, DC.  (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

    Harper ended up missing just one game due to a mild hamstring strain.

  8. Zack Hample, who caught Alex Rodriguez’s 3000th hit, plans to keep baseball for now

    Jun 20, 2015, 12:43 PM EDT

    NEW YORK, NY - JUNE 19:  Alex Rodriguez #13 of the New York Yankees hits a home run as well as getting his 3000th career hit in the first inning against the Detroit Tigers during their game at Yankee Stadium on June 19, 2015 in New York City.  (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

    Alex Rodriguez hit a home run for his 3000th hit last night and the ball ended up in the hands of Zack Hample, a Yankees season ticket holder who is well known for snagging home run balls. He plans to keep the ball for now.

  9. Jorge Soler takes batting practice for first time since ankle injury

    Jun 20, 2015, 11:35 AM EDT

    PHOENIX, AZ - MAY 23:  Jorge Soler #68 of the Chicago Cubs follows through on a swing against the Arizona Diamondbacks at Chase Field on May 23, 2015 in Phoenix, Arizona.  (Photo by Norm Hall/Getty Images)

    Jorge Soler has been sidelined since June 1 due to a left ankle sprain, but he’s getting closer to rejoining the Cubs.

  10. Report: Blue Jays interested in Francisco Rodriguez

    Jun 20, 2015, 10:57 AM EDT

    CHICAGO, IL - MAY 03:  Francisco Rodriguez #57 of the Milwaukee Brewers throws against the Chicago Cubs during the ninth inning on May 3, 2015 at Wrigley Field in Chicago, Illinois.  The  Brewers defeated the Cubs 5-3.(Photo by David Banks/Getty Images)

    The Blue Jays were linked to Francisco Rodriguez when he was a free agent over the winter and now the team has reportedly been in contact with the Brewers about a trade.

  11. Who will be the next player to join the 3,000-hit club?

    Jun 20, 2015, 10:25 AM EDT

    NEW YORK, NY - JUNE 19:  Alex Rodriguez #13 of the New York Yankees hugs teammate CC Sabathia #52 after hitting a solo home run in the first inning for his 3,000th career hit against the Detroit Tigers at Yankee Stadium on June 19, 2015 in the Bronx borough of New York City.  (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

    Now that Alex Rodriguez has reached the milestone, who will be next to make it to 3,000 hits?

  12. Diamondbacks sign Jhoulys Chacin to minor league contract

    Jun 20, 2015, 9:35 AM EDT

    Jhoulys Chacin

    Chacin was just granted his release by the Indians this week.

  13. Settling the Score: Friday’s results

    Jun 20, 2015, 8:56 AM EDT

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    A quick recap of a busy Friday around MLB, including a comeback win for the Angels.

  14. Video: A squirrel terrorizes the Phillies’ dugout while they face the Cardinals

    Jun 19, 2015, 11:25 PM EDT

    Squirrel

    The Phillies have faced many foes this season, but a squirrel at Citizens Bank Park on Friday night may have been the scariest.

  15. David Price on phone use during games: “I check my Instagram. I check my Twitter. I just don’t tweet, don’t like stuff.”

    Jun 19, 2015, 10:10 PM EDT

    David Price

    David Price uses electronics during games just like Pablo Sandoval, but he’s mindful not to leave a public trail.

  16. Marco Estrada loses his no-hitter against the Orioles in the eighth inning

    Jun 19, 2015, 9:38 PM EDT

    Marco Estrada

    Marco Estrada lost his no-hitter in the eighth inning against the Orioles.

  17. Athletics activate Ike Davis, Edward Mujica from the disabled list

    Jun 19, 2015, 9:20 PM EDT

    Ike Davis

    Ike Davis and Edward Mujica both returned to the Athletics on Friday.

  18. Where does Alex Rodriguez rank in baseball history?

    Jun 19, 2015, 8:25 PM EDT

    Alex Rodriguez

    Alex Rodriguez joined the 3,000 hit club on Friday night. Where does he rank among baseball’s best position players?

  19. Rangers get Ryan Rua back, designate Jake Smolinski for assignment

    Jun 19, 2015, 8:15 PM EDT

    Jake Smolinski, Ryan Rua

    After missing two months with two foot injuries, Ryan Rua has rejoined the Rangers.

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