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  1. Baseball is dying? Nonsense: The Case for Baseball’s Vitality

    Sep 9, 2014, 7:57 AM EDT

    Jack Dempsey -- Associated Press

    The first professional baseball team began play in the spring of 1869. People began lamenting its demise approximately fifteen minutes later. Here is why they are wrong.

  2. The 2015 schedule is out. We could have another November World Series.

    Sep 8, 2014, 1:40 PM EDT

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    Could we see bundled up umps during next year’s fall classic?

  3. Deep Thoughts: Derek Jeter’s ceremony looked more like a funeral

    Sep 8, 2014, 11:05 AM EDT

    Jeter wreath

    They apparently came to bury Derek Jeter, not just praise him.

  4. And That Happened: Sunday’s scores and highlights

    Sep 8, 2014, 6:47 AM EDT

    Nelson Cruz

    A third of all of yesterday’s games were shutouts. Three dudes had two-homer games. Happy 2014.

  5. David Ortiz won’t go on a retirement tour like Derek Jeter and Mariano Rivera

    Sep 7, 2014, 10:15 PM EDT

    David Ortiz

    Retirement tours aren’t for David Ortiz. The 38-year-old slugger doesn’t plan to drag out his remaining time in the big leagues.

  6. Video: Derek Jeter introduced on Derek Jeter Day

    Sep 7, 2014, 3:16 PM EDT

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    It’s Derek Jeter Day at Yankee Stadium and the pregame ceremony was pretty spectacular …

  7. Alex Rodriguez is a Notre Dame football fan

    Sep 7, 2014, 2:29 PM EDT

    a-rod notre dame

    Look who showed up at Saturday night’s Michigan vs. Notre Dame football game …

  8. Masahiro Tanaka threw a successful bullpen session

    Sep 7, 2014, 11:20 AM EDT

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    Yankees ace Masahiro Tanaka stepped back on a mound Saturday for the first time since a bout of arm fatigue shut down his rehab program. He’s trying to avoid surgery for a partially-torn UCL in his right elbow.

  9. Video: Albert Pujols tallies 2,500th career hit with go-ahead two-run double in ninth inning

    Sep 7, 2014, 9:44 AM EDT

    albert pujols angels getty

    Watch as Albert Pujols tallies career hit No. 2,500 with this go-ahead two-run double down the left-field line in the top of the ninth inning Saturday night at Minnesota’s Target Field …

  10. Mike Trout is about to become the ninth #2 hitter with 100 RBI

    Sep 6, 2014, 10:25 PM EDT

    mike trout getty swing

    #2 hitters don’t often accrue 100 RBI, but Mike Trout will accomplish the feat soon.

  11. The guy behind the Yankees collectibles explosion

    Sep 6, 2014, 12:20 PM EDT

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    Wanna buy a rake used by the Yankees grounds crew? Brandon Steiner is your huckleberry.

  12. Settling the Scores: Friday’s results

    Sep 6, 2014, 7:51 AM EDT

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    James Shields tames the Yankees and the Milwaukee Brewers postpone the Heat Death of the (National League) Universe for at least another day.

  13. Josh Beckett is considering retiring

    Sep 5, 2014, 7:20 PM EDT

    Josh Beckett

    Josh Beckett’s hip injury has given him reason to consider retiring after 14 major league seasons.

  14. Edward Mujica to temporarily take over as closer for the Red Sox

    Sep 5, 2014, 6:30 PM EDT

    Edward Mujica

    The struggling Koji Uehara has been taken out of the closer’s role. Edward Mujica will close out ballgames in his stead.

  15. Barry Bonds joins Twitter

    Sep 5, 2014, 8:55 AM EDT

    Barry Bonds

    He as over 8,000 followers as I type this. But even if you discount it to, like, 5000 followers, it’s still really impressive.

  16. The Diamondbacks fire Kevin Towers

    Sep 5, 2014, 7:30 AM EDT

    Kevin Towers

    It was only a matter of time. And that time has come.

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

    Sep 5, 2014, 7:07 AM EDT

    Chase Headley

    Some late inning Yankee heroics keep them in the playoff hunt.

  18. Masahiro Tanaka to throw bullpen session Saturday

    Sep 4, 2014, 4:46 PM EDT

    Masahiro Tanaka

    Tanaka was shut down in mid-July, but rather than immediately go under the knife and begin the 12-month (or longer) recovery process he’s hoping rest and rehab will do the trick.

  19. The Yankees intend to offer Brian Cashman a new contract

    Sep 4, 2014, 2:40 PM EDT

    Brian Cashman Getty

    The Yankees long-time GM is about to become its longer-time GM.

  20. MLB appoints a new head for its Department of Investigations

    Sep 4, 2014, 11:33 AM EDT

    Realistic vector magnifying glass

    The post-Biogenesis house cleaning of baseball’s Department of Investigations continues.

  21. Carlos Beltran likely to have elbow surgery as soon as the Yankees’ season is over

    Sep 4, 2014, 10:15 AM EDT

    Carlos Beltran Getty

    He’s hit just .241 with 15 homers and a .725 OPS after topping an .825 OPS in each of the previous three seasons and has been limited mostly to DH duties.

  22. Great moments in base running: New York Yankees edition

    Sep 4, 2014, 9:20 AM EDT

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    Some heads up infield defense for the Red Sox and some head-in-butt base running for the Yankees makes for an interesting play.

  23. And That Happened: Wednesday’s scores and highlights

    Sep 4, 2014, 7:07 AM EDT

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    A lesson in why you do not want to have to face the Mariners in the wild card game.

  24. Victor Martinez, Josh Harrison win Player of the Month honors for August

    Sep 3, 2014, 7:15 PM EDT

    Victor Martinez

    Victor Martinez continued his fantastic season with a great August showing, while Josh Harrison allowed the Pirates to weather the loss of reigning NL MVP Andrew McCutchen.

  25. What are the best MVP pairings of all time?

    Sep 3, 2014, 2:11 PM EDT

    trout and kershaw

    Mantle and Aaron? Williams and Musial? Bonds and Rodriguez?

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