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  1. Watch Nick Markakis rob Conor Gillaspie with leaping catch

    Aug 18, 2014, 11:34 PM EDT

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    Nick Markakis had himself a mighty fine evening.

  2. VIDEO: Adam LaRoche homers to give Nationals third straight walk-off victory

    Aug 18, 2014, 11:01 PM EDT

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    The Nationals have won seven straight, including three in a row in walk-off fashion.

  3. Felix Hernandez says he’s good to go after hip bruise

    Aug 18, 2014, 10:02 PM EDT

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    Felix Hernandez suffered a hip bruise against the Tigers on Saturday, but the Mariners’ ace says he’s “good” to go for his next start.

  4. Numbers game: Tigers fall victim to baseball’s speed obsession

    Aug 18, 2014, 9:09 PM EDT

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    Doug Fister was a perfectly useful pitcher for Detroit, but he didn’t show up on the radar gun. Now, Fister is leading the National not the playoffs while the Tigers are fighting to stay alive.

  5. Twins prospect Byron Buxton done for season after concussion

    Aug 18, 2014, 8:49 PM EDT

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    Considered the top prospect in the game, Byron Buxton has only appeared in 31 games this season.

  6. UPDATE: Pirates minor leaguer suspended 68 games for HGH

    Aug 18, 2014, 8:01 PM EDT

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    Pirates minor league right-hander Michael Clemens has been suspended 68 games for “possession and use” of human growth hormone.

  7. Report: Cuban free agent Rusney Castillo is “moving quickly” toward signing with a team

    Aug 18, 2014, 7:16 PM EDT

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    28 teams reportedly attended a showcase for Cuban free agent Rusney Castillo late last month.

  8. Pedro Alvarez making first career start at first base Monday night

    Aug 18, 2014, 6:22 PM EDT

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    After 584 games in the majors, Pedro Alvarez is going to try something new.

  9. Josh Hamilton sits again

    Aug 18, 2014, 5:31 PM EDT

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    What’s wrong with the Angels’ left fielder?

  10. Judge grants preliminary injunction in the MASN-Nationals-Orioles dispute

    Aug 18, 2014, 5:02 PM EDT

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    And after one inning, it’s Angelos 1, Lerners 0.

  11. Jonathan Herrera undergoes elbow surgery

    Aug 18, 2014, 4:51 PM EDT

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    Herrera hit .233 with a .596 OPS in 42 games for the Red Sox until being demoted to the minors last month and then hit .309 with a .732 OPS in 15 games at Triple-A.

  12. Pirates expect Andrew McCutchen back when eligible Tuesday

    Aug 18, 2014, 4:26 PM EDT

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    In his absence Pittsburgh has shifted Starling Marte from left field to center field and used Travis Snider as the primary left fielder. And the Pirates have gone 5-8 without McCutchen in the lineup, including five consecutive losses.

  13. Reds activate Brandon Phillips from the disabled list

    Aug 18, 2014, 3:45 PM EDT

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    He hit just .272 with seven homers and one stolen base in 86 games before the injury, posting a .701 OPS that’s his lowest in nine seasons with the Reds.

  14. The Red Sox call up Mookie Betts, option Jackie Bradley, Jr.

    Aug 18, 2014, 2:31 PM EDT

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    Shuffling young prospects is the order of the day.

  15. #TrueDetectiveSeason2: Corey Kluber is Rust Cohle

    Aug 18, 2014, 1:47 PM EDT

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    Time is a flat circle changeup.

  16. HBT Daily: How did the Marlins get to .500?

    Aug 18, 2014, 1:30 PM EDT

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    Jenna and I with out latest installment of “Hey, that team that used to be crappy isn’t crappy anymore” theater.

  17. Rangers prospect Joey Gallo ties Kris Bryant with 40th homer

    Aug 18, 2014, 1:16 PM EDT

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    Joey Gallo smacked his 40th homer of the season Sunday at Double-A, which means the Rangers prospect is now tied with Cubs prospect Kris Bryant for the minor-league lead.

  18. The Nationals sign Nate Schierholtz to a minor league deal

    Aug 18, 2014, 1:00 PM EDT

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    The Nats get some depth as they gear up for the playoffs.

  19. Rangers release Carlos Pena

    Aug 18, 2014, 12:46 PM EDT

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    Pena played pretty well at Triple-A, batting .297 with four homers and an .850 OPS in 20 games.

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