1. Vargas Nearing His Return to Royals' Rotation

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  2. Mondesi, Zimmer Lead Royals' Updated Top 20 List

    With the passing of the Draft signing deadline, teams have had a recent influx of talent into their farm systems, and with that, we've updated the Top 20 Prospects lists of all 30 teams...

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  3. Royals Seeking Power Bat at Trade Deadline

    KANSAS CITY -- Over the weekend, there were intriguing hints in the Royals ' camp as the non-waiver Trade Deadline approaches on Thursday at 3 p.m. CT...

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  4. Chen, Royals Derailed in Bid for Sweep of Tribe

    KANSAS CITY -- Carlos Santana did something that the Royals had not seen in the 46 years of their existence...

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  5. Tigers Draftee Hill Atop Updated Top 20 List

    With the passing of the Draft signing deadline, teams have had a recent influx of talent into their farm systems, and with that, we've updated the Top 20 Prospects lists of all 30 teams...

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  6. Bullpen Remains Tigers' Focus at Trade Deadline

    DETROIT -- Could last week's trade for Joakim Soria be the opener of a two-part move to upgrade the Tigers ' bullpen? Possibly...

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  7. Brad Ausmus Explains Decision to Remove Rick Porcello After 7th

    ANAHEIM, Calif. -- Let's get one thing straight: Detroit didn't lose Sunday because Tigers manager Brad Ausmus pulled Rick Porcello after seven innings...

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  8. Asdrubal Looking to Spark Second-Half Surge

    KANSAS CITY -- Asdrubal Cabrera returned to the Indians ' starting lineup for Sunday's game against the Royals , following a bout with back spams...

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  9. Lindor Remains on Top in Tribe's Top 20 List

    With the passing of the Draft signing deadline, teams have had a recent influx of talent into their farm systems, and with that, we've updated the Top 20 Prospects lists of all 30 teams...

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  10. As Deadline Nears, Indians Exploring Options

    CLEVELAND -- The Indians are caught in the middle of the American League 's crowded Wild Card pack as Thursday's non-waiver Trade Deadline at 4 p.m. ET approaches...

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  11. Salazar Finds Form with Seven K's Against Royals

    KANSAS CITY -- Maybe the Indians will catch lightning in a bottle twice. Following a second straight solid outing from Danny Salazar, it was easy to think back to when he helped carry them to the postseason down the stretch a year ago...

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  12. New Draftee Rodon Tops White Sox Updated Top 20

    With the passing of the Draft signing deadline, teams have had a recent influx of talent into their farm systems, and with that, we've updated the Top 20 Prospects lists of all 30 teams...

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  13. White Sox Focused on Long-Term at Trade Deadline

    DETROIT -- The White Sox don't have to do anything before Thursday's non-waiver Trade Deadline. It doesn't mean they won't execute a move, or maybe two. But remember, the 2014 White Sox are not the 2013 White Sox...

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  14. Big Hurt Thankful for Many as He Enters Hall of Fame

    COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. -- The unofficial total of former teammates mentioned by Frank Thomas, covering the final two minutes of his almost 18-minute Hall of Fame induction speech Sunday ...

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  15. Reliever Matt Lindstrom Targets Return in Early August

    MINNEAPOLIS — Help for the bullpen should be on the way soon. Right-hander Matt Lindstrom said he expects to be ready when the White Sox visit Seattle for a four-game series that starts Aug...

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  16. Carlos Santana Is Unfathomably Hot Right Now

    Maybe it's Royals pitching, or maybe it's Carlos Santana on a ridiculous hot streak. The Indians first baseman belted two more home runs in a win this afternoon, staving off a four-game series sweep at the hands of the Royals...

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  17. Tigers' Bats Remain Cold in Third Straight Loss to Angels

    Anaheim, Calif. — Now that their bullpen no longer is quite the issue it had been, the Tigers need to go to work on their offense.....

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  18. Twins' Bats Wake Up in Time to Prevent White Sox Sweep

    It seemed as if the gray clouds built over Target Field on cue Sunday afternoon, as if the familiar ills of the Twins were manifesting again and this 10-game homestand would close ...

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  19. Glen Perkins Helps Save Much-Needed Victory for Minnesota Twins

    MINNEAPOLIS -- Not much has come easy for the Minnesota Twins this season. The ninth inning of Sunday's game against Chicago was no exception...

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  20. Santana Hits 2 More HRs, Indians Stop Royals

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Carlos Santana hit two more home runs, giving him six in six games, and the Cleveland Indians beat Kansas City 10-3 Sunday to end the Royals ' winning streak at five...

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  21. Asdrubal Cabrera (Back) Returns Sunday; Jason Kipnis Sitting

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  22. Twins Batters No Match for White Sox Pitcher Chris Sale in Shutout Loss

    The last time Chris Sale pitched at Target Field, he gave up a triple and a double and was gone after one inning...

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  23. Chris Sale Cruises to 10th Win as White Sox Dismantle Twins

    Chris Sale pitched eight shutout innings and struck out 12, and the White Sox notched 14 hits as they defeated the Twins 7-0 on Saturday at Target Field...

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  24. Billy Butler Bashes, Jeremy Guthrie Battles as Royals Beat Indians 7-5

    Royals starter Jeremy Guthrie was laboring. The Indians played merry-go-round on the bases in the second inning and didn't stop until they reached five runs. Even Guthrie appeared to be getting dizzy...

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  25. HR off John Axford Trumps Carlos Santana's Homers in Indians Loss to Royals

    KANSAS CITY: Just when it seemed John Axford had smoothed out the delivery problems that plagued him to the point of losing his closing role for the Indians in mid-May, back-to-back bad outings in Kansas City may have set back his progress...

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