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  1. Dioner Navarro out of Blue Jays’ lineup with dizziness

    Sep 17, 2014, 6:50 PM EDT

    Casey Janssen, Dioner Navarro

    After playing fewer than 100 games in each of the previous four years Navarro has had a solid season as Toronto’s primary catcher, hitting .282 with 12 homers and a .734 OPS in 131 games at age 30.

  2. Michael Wacha cleared to return Saturday vs. Reds

    Sep 17, 2014, 6:34 PM EDT

    wacha getty

    As first reported by Jim Bowden of ESPN and SiriusXM, the Cardinals have cleared right-hander Michael Wacha to return to the starting rotation this Saturday evening against the visiting Reds.

  3. Twins closer Glen Perkins unavailable due to neck injury

    Sep 17, 2014, 6:18 PM EDT

    Kansas City Royals v Minnesota Twins

    Perkins had a 2.44 ERA with just two homers allowed and a 64/9 K/BB ratio in his first 55 innings, but in his last eight appearances he’s given up 10 runs–including five homers–in 6.1 innings for a 14.21 ERA and .429 opponents’ batting average.

  4. Marlins officially shut down Giancarlo Stanton for the season

    Sep 17, 2014, 5:17 PM EDT

    giancarlo stanton getty

    Stanton, who hit .288 with a league-leading 37 homers and a league-leading .950 OPS before the injury, will end up missing the final 17 games of the season.

  5. The Dodgers are not having a good day

    Sep 17, 2014, 5:12 PM EDT

    dodgers logo

    Forget it, Jake. It’s Colorado.

  6. Mark Teixeira is back in the Yankees’ lineup

    Sep 17, 2014, 4:51 PM EDT

    Mark Teixeira Getty

    After a solid first half Teixeira has batted .179 with 43 strikeouts in 42 games since the All-Star break.

  7. Charles Barkley’s ceremonial first pitch went poorly

    Sep 17, 2014, 4:16 PM EDT

    Charles Barkley

    Still not as bad as his golf swing.

  8. Marcus Stroman gets a six-game suspension

    Sep 17, 2014, 3:53 PM EDT

    Marcus Stroman

    Good to see MLB make the smart call and suspend Stroman for headhunting.

  9. Got four minutes? See all 211 of Jose Altuve’s hits

    Sep 17, 2014, 3:15 PM EDT

    Jose Altuve Getty

    Altuve is on pace for the most hits in a season since …

  10. Concussion ends John Jaso’s season for second straight year

    Sep 17, 2014, 2:48 PM EDT

    john jaso getty

    This year he hit .264 with nine homers and a .767 OPS in 99 games, including 47 starts at catcher.

  11. The Orioles call up Christian Walker

    Sep 17, 2014, 2:30 PM EDT

    orioles logo

    He’ll mash lefties (hopefully) and play some first base.

  12. Delmon Young’s playoff motto: “Keep your booty loose”

    Sep 17, 2014, 2:14 PM EDT

    Delmon Young

    Despite playing for five different teams and in general not being particularly valuable Delmon Young is headed to the playoffs for the sixth consecutive season.

  13. Jake Peavy: 4.72 ERA for the Red Sox, 2.16 ERA for the Giants

    Sep 17, 2014, 1:47 PM EDT

    San Francisco Giants v New York Mets

    When the Giants acquired Jake Peavy from the Red Sox in late July expectations were minimal.

  14. “Not looking good” for Giancarlo Stanton to play again this season

    Sep 17, 2014, 1:15 PM EDT

    giancarlo stanton getty

    “His mindset is he wants to come back and play. Ours is, absolutely, if it can happen.”

  15. Umpire Joe West suspended for one game for his part in the Jonathan Papelbon incident

    Sep 17, 2014, 12:51 PM EDT

    Joe West Jonathan Papelbon

    Jonathan Papelbon got seven games for the crotch-grab. Joe West gets one game for the Papelbon grab.

  16. Hanley Ramirez to miss today’s game

    Sep 17, 2014, 12:28 PM EDT

    Hanley Ramirez

    Another day off for the Dodgers’ ailing shortstop.

  17. HBT Daily: The Orioles clinch after an improbably successful season

    Sep 17, 2014, 11:50 AM EDT

    Orioles celebrate

    Most people either thought the O’s would lose this year or, at the very least, thought they’d win differently. Either way: they are the AL East champs.

  18. Video: Fan catches home run ball, loses wedding ring

    Sep 17, 2014, 11:20 AM EDT

    Guy loses ring

    “Hey honey? I have some good news and some bad news . . . “

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