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  1. Hisashi Iwakuma owns the Minnesota Twins

    Jul 8, 2014, 10:47 AM EDT

    Hisashi Iwakuma AP

    Mariners right-hander Hisashi Iwakuma took the mound last night against the Minnesota Twins for the fifth time in his career and for the fifth time in his career he defeated them without allowing an earned run.

  2. Bronson Arroyo was pretty sure he had a torn UCL for his last six starts

    Jul 8, 2014, 10:30 AM EDT

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    And, really, he wasn’t terrible in that stretch.

  3. Upset by All-Star snub, Rafael Soriano says he’d turn down an invite as a roster replacement

    Jul 8, 2014, 10:15 AM EDT

    Rafael Soriano

    Rafael Soriano is among the various players “snubbed” from the All-Star game, which apparently upset the Nationals closer and quite a few of his teammates, but if MLB decides to select him as a last-minute injury replacement Soriano plans to turn them down.

  4. And now the moment you’ve been waiting for: Prince Fielder naked

    Jul 8, 2014, 9:46 AM EDT

    Prince Fielder

    Don’t click on this as if you don’t know exactly what you’re gonna get.

  5. The umpires let the Mets challenge a “neighborhood play” last night. They’re not supposed to do that.

    Jul 8, 2014, 9:16 AM EDT

    Neighborhood play

    Hey, here’s a neat idea: let’s challenge non-challengable plays to see if they should be challenged! Could be cool?

  6. The Mariners designated John Buck for assignment

    Jul 8, 2014, 8:55 AM EDT

    John Buck

    Not a popular move among Mariners players, but when you’re actually contending you gotta make hard choices sometimes.

  7. The Angels are now the only expansion team to have a .500 record

    Jul 8, 2014, 8:23 AM EDT

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    It took ‘em 53 years to do it, but they’re now back to sea level.

  8. And That Happened: Monday’s scores and highlights

    Jul 8, 2014, 6:56 AM EDT

    Manny Machado

    There were fireworks in the 11th inning in Washington last night, but there were also five shutouts around the bigs as the new era of the pitcher continues.

  9. Michael Wacha not ready to resume throwing

    Jul 7, 2014, 11:10 PM EDT

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    Michael Wacha was shut down two weeks ago due to a stress reaction to the scapula bone in his throwing shoulder and the timeline for his return remains a question mark.

  10. Jered Weaver leaves start with lower back tightness

    Jul 7, 2014, 10:57 PM EDT

    Jered Weaver AP

    Angels right-hander Jered Weaver was forced to leave tonight’s start against the Blue Jays after just two innings due to lower back tightness.

  11. Shane Victorino to resume minor league rehab assignment Wednesday

    Jul 7, 2014, 10:31 PM EDT

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    Shane Victorino has been limited to just 21 games this season due to hamstring and back injuries.

  12. Ricky Nolasco to undergo MRI for sore elbow

    Jul 7, 2014, 9:40 PM EDT

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    Ricky Nolasco has been a bust after joining the Twins on a big-money contract over the winter and it turns out that he’s been pitching through an injured elbow.

  13. VIDEO: Nelson Cruz launches MLB-leading 28th home run

    Jul 7, 2014, 8:48 PM EDT

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    Nelson Cruz has already passed his home run total from last season and is just five away from matching his career-high.

  14. Orioles send Kevin Gausman back to Triple-A

    Jul 7, 2014, 8:29 PM EDT

    Kevin Gausman

    The Orioles have sent Kevin Gausman back to Triple-A with an eye on his workload.

  15. Carlos Beltran out of Yankees’ lineup with swollen knee

    Jul 7, 2014, 7:42 PM EDT

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    Carlos Beltran is already limited due to the situation with his right elbow, but now he’s dealing with some swelling in his right knee.

  16. Joe Kelly expected to be activated from disabled list Friday

    Jul 7, 2014, 7:01 PM EDT

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    Joe Kelly hasn’t pitched in the majors since April 16 due to a severe strain of his left hamstring.

  17. Bronson Arroyo to undergo Tommy John surgery

    Jul 7, 2014, 6:19 PM EDT

    Bronson Arroyo

    Long-regarded for his durability, veteran right-hander Bronson Arroyo is the latest pitcher headed for Tommy John surgery.

  18. Jhoulys Chacin out 4-6 weeks with rotator cuff fraying

    Jul 7, 2014, 5:40 PM EDT

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    First the good news on Jhoulys Chacin: Doctors have determined that the Rockies right-hander won’t need shoulder surgery to repair fraying in his rotator cuff.

  19. Michael Bourn’s hamstring strain is “more serious” than the Indians initially thought

    Jul 7, 2014, 5:17 PM EDT

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    In news that helps explain why the Indians felt the need to acquire veteran outfielder Chris Dickerson from the Pirates earlier today, Paul Hoynes of the Cleveland Plain Dealer reports that center fielder Michael Bourn’s hamstring strain is “more serious” than initially believed.

  20. Kyle Seager to take Edwin Encarnacion’s place on the All-Star team

    Jul 7, 2014, 5:03 PM EDT

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    Like we said earlier today: the so-called snubs have a way of working themselves out.

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