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  1. Athletics calling up Drew Pomeranz to start Wednesday

    Aug 25, 2014, 11:02 PM EDT

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    The change lines up Sonny Gray, Jon Lester, Scott Kazmir and Jeff Samardzija to start in a big four-game series against the Angels later this week.

  2. VIDEO: Adam Jones robs Evan Longoria, throws out Matt Joyce for a double play

    Aug 25, 2014, 10:10 PM EDT

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    Pretty much everything went the Orioles’ way this evening.

  3. Eric Hosmer cleared to begin swinging a bat

    Aug 25, 2014, 9:35 PM EDT

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    Eric Hosmer has been sidelined for nearly a month with a stress fracture in his right hand.

  4. The Giants have moved the struggling Tim Lincecum to the bullpen

    Aug 25, 2014, 8:40 PM EDT

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    Tim Lincecum is bullpen-bound after posting a 9.49 ERA over his last six starts

  5. Shin-Soo Choo to undergo season-ending bone spur surgery on elbow

    Aug 25, 2014, 8:02 PM EDT

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    Capping off a disappointing first year with the Rangers, Shin-Soo Choo is headed for season-ending elbow surgery.

  6. Astros closer Chad Qualls claimed off revocable waivers

    Aug 25, 2014, 7:15 PM EDT

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    Qualls has quietly been very effective as Houston’s closer this season, posting a 3.07 ERA and 38/5 K/BB ratio over 44 innings while going 14-for-17 in save opportunities.

  7. Bartolo Colon and Scott Feldman clear revocable waivers; eligible to be traded to any team

    Aug 25, 2014, 6:44 PM EDT

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    According to Ken Rosenthal of FOX Sports, Mets right-hander Bartolo Colon and Astros right-hander Scott Feldman have cleared revocable waivers. Both are now eligible to be traded to any team.

  8. Yadier Molina and Michael Wacha are getting closer for the Cardinals

    Aug 25, 2014, 6:16 PM EDT

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    The Cardinals are just one game back of the Brewers in the loss column in the National League Central and they could be back to full strength soon.

  9. A’s won’t be trading for Yunel Escobar, as Rays pull shortstop back off waivers

    Aug 25, 2014, 5:59 PM EDT

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    Tampa Bay was only able to negotiate a deal with Oakland and ultimately decided Escobar was worth hanging onto with two seasons and $13 million remaining on his contract.

  10. Two Yankees minor leaguers suspended for PEDs

    Aug 25, 2014, 5:17 PM EDT

    Police Blotter

    Even today’s drug busts are boring. Man, what’s with today?

  11. Rangers likely to shut down Yu Darvish for the season

    Aug 25, 2014, 5:02 PM EDT

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    If he’s done, Darvish will finish his third MLB season with a 3.06 ERA in 22 starts, leading the league in strikeout rate for the second year in a row at 11.3 per nine innings.

  12. Video: Watch KBO player Choi Joo-hwan face plant into home

    Aug 25, 2014, 4:01 PM EDT

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    The world of baseball seems to be asleep this afternoon. So let’s see a base runner eat dirt!

  13. Justin Masterson may get bumped from Cardinals’ rotation

    Aug 25, 2014, 3:15 PM EDT

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    So far at least a change of scenery hasn’t done Justin Masterson any good.

  14. Philly Inquirer columnist to complaining Phillies: “Shut up and play. Be quiet and pitch.”

    Aug 25, 2014, 2:35 PM EDT

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    No one is having fun in Philly this year. Maybe complaining about it to the media isn’t helping.

  15. Diamondbacks release Lucas Harrell

    Aug 25, 2014, 1:55 PM EDT

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    Right-hander Lucas Harrell went from looking like he might be part of the Astros’ long-term plans in 2012 to being designated for assignment this season, and now the Diamondbacks have released him from Triple-A.

  16. HBT Daily: The Yankees won’t die

    Aug 25, 2014, 1:03 PM EDT

    Brian McCann

    But they’re not exactly livin’ either. They’re just sort of existing, with occasional good results.

  17. Injuries will test A’s in stretch run

    Aug 25, 2014, 12:48 PM EDT

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    Depth has been a major key to the A’s success this year, and it’s going to play a huge factor over the final five weeks of the regular season.

  18. Robinson Cano to play today

    Aug 25, 2014, 12:31 PM EDT

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    After leaving yesterday’s game early with a bout of the flu, the M’s second baseman will likely be in action this evening.

  19. Oscar Taveras is hitting and Mike Matheny is happy

    Aug 25, 2014, 12:16 PM EDT

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    Oscar Taveras is playing and playing well lately, easing Cardinals fans’ concerns about manager Mike Matheny frequently benching the 22-year-old rookie for lesser talents, and now Matheny is full of praise for the work Taveras has put in to get better.

  20. Phillies manager Ryne Sandberg meets with unhappy players … again

    Aug 25, 2014, 11:50 AM EDT

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    For the second week in a row, Phillies manager Ryne Sandberg began his Sunday at the ballpark by having a meeting with an unhappy player. This time, actually, it was two players.

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