1. LHP Kyle Lobstein to Start vs. Tribe in Place of Injured Verlander

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  2. Twins Pitcher Aaron Thompson Survives Bumpy Road to Big Leagues

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  3. Twins Show No Fear of Rotation Without Santana

    DETROIT -- After signing the richest free-agent contract in club history this past offseason, right-hander Ervin Santana was set to make his Twins debut in the second game of the season, against the Tigers on Wednesday...

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  4. Verlander's Status for Sunday in Doubt

    If Justin Verlander is going to pitch Sunday in Cleveland , he has to be on the disabled list by midnight tonight...

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  5. Indians, Carlos Carrasco Agree to Four-Year Contract

    Two days after the Cleveland Indians signed Corey Kluber to a five-year deal, the team announced on Tuesday that it has signed RHP CARLOS CARRASCO to a four-year Major League contract thru the 2018 season with club options for 2019 and 2020...

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  6. Sorry, but We're Stuck with Country Joe

    By nearly any measure, Joe West is an awful umpire. He's got a well-earned reputation for turning situations into conflagrations, and making himself the center of attention. The numbers don't help him much, either...

    Jack Dale Written by Jack Dale about 11 days ago 47 reads 0 comments

  7. Ned Yost Warns Trainer Not to Lose His ALCS Ring During Rectal Exams

    The Kansas City Royals received their 2014 AL Championship rings before opening the season against the White Sox yesterday, and manager Ned Yost had some helpful advice for the team's head athletic trainer...

    Jack Dale Written by Jack Dale about 11 days ago 43 reads 0 comments

  8. Luke Hochevar Prepares to Build Arm Strength for Class-AAA Omaha

    Luke Hochevar accepted a ring on Monday afternoon for a season in which he never threw a pitch. He sat on the bench for an Opening Day victory, sidelined on the disabled list, bound for a rehabilitation stint in Class-AAA Omaha...

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  9. Tigers Fans Fighting on Opening Day — Play Ball!

    My guy in Detroit who is always in the middle of some craziness on Opening Day was at it again this morning in Motown...

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  10. West's Bad Call Shows Why Base Umps Should Call Checked Swings

    Joe West's mistake Monday in Detroit was not making the wrong call. The problem was that he failed to ask for help when fairness — the most sacred tenet of umpiring — demanded he do so...

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  11. Will Indians Lefty Hitters Be Neutralized by Lefty Pitchers All Season?

    HOUSTON, Tex. - Manager Terry Francona fretted about it most of spring training. But no matter how he turned and twisted his lineup card, he always seemed to hit a patch that contained one too many left-hander hitters in a row...

    Jack Dale Written by Jack Dale about 11 days ago 32 reads 0 comments

  12. Indians Lose Season Opener; Kluber Throws 3-Hitter

    HOUSTON, Tex. -- AL batting champion Jose Altuve awoke Houston 's offense and ended Corey Kluber's bid for a no-hitter at the same time Monday night at Minute Maid Park.....

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  13. Cain Believes Samardzija Intentionally Hit Him

    Things got a little tense in Monday's Opening Day matchup between the White Sox and Royals . After Jeff Samardzija gave up a solo homer to Mike Moustakas in the bottom of the fifth inning, he hit Lorenzo Cain with the very next pitch...

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  14. Keuchel Sharp as Astros Beat Kluber, Indians 2-0

    HOUSTON -- Dallas Keuchel and two relievers combined on a three-hitter, and the Houston Astros beat the Cleveland Indians 2-0 Monday night after being held hitless by AL Cy Young Award winner Corey Kluber for nearly six innings...

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  15. Royals Pound White Sox 10-1 on Opening Day

    The ball trickled off the bat of Royals outfielder Alex Gordon and rolled across the slick grass of Kauffman Stadium's infield. The Royals already led by three runs and had already dominated their guests from Chicago in all phases of the game...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 12 days ago 17 reads 0 comments

  16. Royals Score Five off Samardzija, Rout White Sox 10-1 on Opening Day

    Jeff Samardzija got off to a rocky start with the White Sox , allowing five runs in six-plus innings on Opening Day, and the Royals celebrated their ring day with a 10-1 blowout victory in Kansas City...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 12 days ago 39 reads 1 comments

  17. Ventura Wins Despite Thumb Cramp, Royals Rout White Sox 10-1

    Yordano Ventura pitched six solid innings before leaving with a thumb cramp, Alex Rios had a three-run homer among his three hits and the AL champion Kansas City Royals routed the Chicago White Sox 10-1 on Monday...

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  18. Video: Jose Abreu Hits 1st HR of Season

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  19. Ventura Exits vs. White Sox with Thumb Cramp

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  20. Ventura Exits vs. White Sox with Arm Injury

    Kansas City Royals right-hander Yordano Ventura exited Monday's start against the Chicago White Sox in the seventh inning with an apparent hand injury.....

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  21. Ventura Exits vs. White Sox with Arm Injury

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  22. Hunter Rips Ump for Game-Ending, Check-Swing Call

    Umpire Joe West called out Torii Hunter on this pitch by Joe Nathan, ending the Detroit Tigers 4-0 victory against the Minnesota Twins on opening day Monday at Comerica Park, and Hunter was livid as a result...

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  23. Price, Tigers Blank Twins in Molitor's Managerial Debut

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  24. Indians Announce Opening Day Lineup vs. HOU

    Opening Day Tribe 9: Bourn CF, Kipnis 2B, Brantley LF, Santana 1B, Gomes C, Moss RF, Raburn DH, Chisenhall 3B, Ramirez SS. SP: Kluber...

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  25. Tigers' Yoenis Cespedes Robs Kurt Suzuki with Leaping Grab on Opening Day

    Baseball is back! The Detroit Tigers ' Yoenis Cespedes hopped on the highlight train with an incredible leaping grab in the top of the third inning against the Minnesota Twins ...

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