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  1. Plunked on the elbow last night, Derek Jeter is out of the Yankees’ lineup today

    Sep 12, 2014, 2:04 PM EDT

    Derek Jeter AP

    “He’s sore … he was pretty sore last night, so I’m not sure what we’ll have.”

  2. Giancarlo Stanton tweets “I’m much better today and deeply appreciate your prayers!”

    Sep 12, 2014, 1:13 PM EDT

    Giancarlo Stanton AP

    Giancarlo Stanton is looking at a long road back from some gruesome injuries suffered when he was hit in the face by a pitch last night, but today he’s at least feeling good enough to tweet.

  3. HBT Daily: Giancarlo Stanton’s beaning could affect him for a while

    Sep 12, 2014, 1:00 PM EDT

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    Jenna and I talk about the implications of last night’s awful injury.

  4. David Phelps returns to the Yankees as a reliever

    Sep 12, 2014, 12:48 PM EDT

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    Phelps does have previous relief experience, posting a 3.60 ERA and 84 strikeouts in 75 career innings out of the bullpen.

  5. Bud Selig can’t remember the last domestic violence incident in Major League Baseball

    Sep 12, 2014, 12:30 PM EDT

    Bud Selig

    The reason for that is pretty clear: baseball would prefer not to think about such things. And, historically, it hasn’t. That needs to change.

  6. Hitting .159 on June 1, Carlos Santana has turned his season around in a huge way

    Sep 12, 2014, 12:16 PM EDT

    Carlos Santana

    Coincidence or not Santana’s last game at third base came on May 22 and since then he’s hit .279 with a .404 on-base percentage and .543 slugging percentage in 89 games, including 22 homers, 17 doubles, and 64 walks on the way to a .947 OPS.

  7. A couple of initial thoughts on the Chris Davis suspension

    Sep 12, 2014, 11:44 AM EDT

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    Because you know I’d have a couple of thoughts, right?

  8. Chris Davis suspended 25 games for amphetamine use

    Sep 12, 2014, 11:17 AM EDT

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    The suspension is effective immediately and includes the playoffs in addition to the Orioles’ final 17 regular season games.

  9. Matt Harvey predicts the Mets will win next April 6

    Sep 12, 2014, 11:03 AM EDT

    Matt Harvey AP

    Most players don’t predict specific wins. Matt Harvey is not most players.

  10. Francisco Liriano and his filthy slider are dominating again

    Sep 12, 2014, 10:47 AM EDT

    Francisco Liriano

    Liriano shut out the Phillies for eight innings Thursday night, racking up 12 strikeouts and totaling 25 swinging strikes out of 106 total pitches.

  11. Will Giancarlo Stanton’s injury usher in mandatory face guards on helmets?

    Sep 12, 2014, 10:36 AM EDT

    Jason Heyward AP

    There may come a day when everyone looks like Jason Heyward here. But I doubt it will happen for a while.

  12. Danny Duffy feeling “miles better” with rotator cuff injury

    Sep 12, 2014, 10:15 AM EDT

    Danny Duffy

    In his first full season back from Tommy John elbow surgery Duffy has a 2.42 ERA in 141 innings while holding opponents to a .201 batting average.

  13. Albert Pujols gets his first ever golden sombrero

    Sep 12, 2014, 9:14 AM EDT

    Albert Pujols AP

    But I don’t offer this bit of info to slam Pujols. I offer it to praise him.

  14. It’s about time: Kiss pays video tribute to Derek Jeter

    Sep 12, 2014, 8:55 AM EDT

    Kiss

    It’s almost over. Like, two weeks and a couple of days, and then it’s over.

  15. And That Happened: Thursday’s scores and highlights

    Sep 12, 2014, 6:00 AM EDT

    Chris Young

    On a somewhat ugly night in Major League Baseball Chris Young plays the hero.

  16. Giancarlo Stanton diagnosed with multiple facial fractures and dental damage

    Sep 12, 2014, 1:06 AM EDT

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    Stanton was hit on the left side of his face by a pitch from Brewers right-hander Mike Fiers in the top of the fifth inning.

  17. Brandon Belt cleared for baseball activities

    Sep 11, 2014, 11:16 PM EDT

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    Brandon Belt has been limited to just five games since July 19 due to concussion symptoms.

  18. Jake McGee hits Chase Headley in mouth with pitch before giving up walk-off homer to Chris Young

    Sep 11, 2014, 10:38 PM EDT

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    Headley was hit in the mouth by a 98 mph fastball from Jake McGee and will undergo X-rays on his jaw.

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