1. Yankees Trio Happy for Home-Field Advantage

    CINCINNATI -- The last time that Mark Teixeira participated in an All-Star Game, the American League departed clutching home field advantage for the World Series, which served the ...

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  2. Martone: Fans Got It Right . . . with Perhaps One Exception

    With all due respect to Jim Rice, Carlton Fisk, Bobby Doerr, Manny Ramirez, Johnny Pesky, Wade Boggs, Jimmie Foxx, Joe Cronin, Luis Tiant and Dwight Evans, the fans got it right...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 15 days ago 925 reads 0 comments

  3. Brock Holt Gets Steal, Scores in All-Star Game

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 15 days ago 2,177 reads 0 comments

  4. Manny Machado Part of All-Star Youth Movement

    As Manny Machado looked around the American League clubhouse following Tuesday's All-Star Game, he noted that the last couple of days had produced some special bonds...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 15 days ago 80 reads 0 comments

  5. Goose Gossage Builds the Ultimate New York Yankees All-Time Pitching Staff

    Hall of Fame pitcher Goose Gossage won a World Series with the New York Yankees in 1978, so the man knows a thing or two about great Yankees pitchers...

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  6. Orioles Designate Wesley Wright for Assignment

    The Orioles have designated lefty Wesley Wright for assignment, the team announced. Wright had been on the 60-day DL, but now hits DFA limbo immediately upon being activated...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 15 days ago 192 reads 0 comments

  7. Toronto Blue Jays Trade Rumors: Tracking Hot Updates, News and Reaction

    Pitching, pitching and more pitching. That's how Toronto general manager Alex Anthopoulos' "to-do list" reads as the trade deadline draws near...

    Rick Weiner Written by Rick Weiner about 15 days ago 31,809 reads 12 comments

  8. Tampa Bay Rays Trade Rumors: Tracking Hot Updates, News and Reaction

    Tampa Bay baseball in the post-David Price/Ben Zobrist/Joe Maddon/Andrew Friedman era was supposed to be painful to watch...

    Rick Weiner Written by Rick Weiner about 15 days ago 5,673 reads 11 comments

  9. New York Yankees Trade Rumors: Tracking Hot Updates, News and Reaction

    The New York Yankees will begin the season's second half atop the American League East, but the division is still very much up for grabs as less than seven games separates first place from last place...

    Rick Weiner Written by Rick Weiner about 15 days ago 95,844 reads 112 comments

  10. Boston Red Sox Trade Rumors: Tracking Hot Updates, News and Reaction

    For as disappointing as things were for the Boston Red Sox in the first half of the regular season, those ready to abandon ship and leave the team for dead could be making a major mistake...

    Rick Weiner Written by Rick Weiner about 15 days ago 55,520 reads 33 comments

  11. Baltimore Orioles Trade Rumors: Tracking Hot Updates, News and Reaction

    Offseason predictions of doom and gloom this season after the Baltimore Orioles lost the services of Nelson Cruz and Nick Markakis have yet to come to fruition, as the club remains ...

    Rick Weiner Written by Rick Weiner about 15 days ago 22,347 reads 12 comments

  12. Second Wild Card May Ruin Intrigue of AL East's 5-Way Division Race

    There are two ways to look at the American League East. Option A : a paragon of parity that's sure to keep fans of multiple teams enthralled through the summer. Option B : a muddled, mediocre mess...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 15 days ago 22,275 reads 65 comments

  13. Ruth, Gehrig, DiMaggio, Mantle Named Franchise 4

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  14. 3 Trade Deadline Moves to Make the Red Sox True Playoff Contenders

    The Boston Red Sox 's most obvious weakness this season has been their pitching staff. How can the Red Sox improve and make a run toward October? Bleacher Report's Scott Miller ...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 16 days ago 16,666 reads 12 comments

  15. Xander Bogaerts Ranked 33rd in Trade Value by Fangraphs

    In their annual effort to rank the top-50 trade commodities in baseball, Fangraphs has placed Red Sox shortstop Xander Bogaerts at #33. It's a fall of nine spots for Xander from last year, which shouldn't...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 16 days ago 254 reads 0 comments

  16. After Disastrous First Half, Porcello Takes Aim at Salvaging His Season

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  17. Brock Holt, Mark Melancon Finally Connect as All-Stars

    CINCINNATI — It took getting selected to his first All-Star Game for Brock Holt and the man for whom he was traded to finally have a chance to chat...

    Jack Dale Written by Jack Dale about 16 days ago 138 reads 0 comments

  18. Late First-Half Surge Has Red Sox Optimistic

    BOSTON -- Over the final four innings Sunday, the Red Sox were one clutch hit away from tying the game or taking the lead...

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  19. Brock Holt Happy to Get All-Star Recognition

    When the Red Sox acquired Brock Holt from the Pirates on Dec. 26, 2012, he was perceived as a throw-in in the deal that also brought closer Joel Hanrahan to Boston...

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  20. Yankees' Biggest Problem This Season? Joe Girardi Says It's ...

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  21. Masahiro Tanaka Leads 5 Yankees Who Must Step Up Past All-Star Break

    Good luck trying to figure out Masahiro Tanaka. Either the torn ligament in his elbow is fine or it's not. Either he's an ace or he's not. Either he's the reason the Yankees don't need to add another top-end starting pitcher or he's not...

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  22. Brett Gardner Savoring Time as All-Star

    CINCINNATI -- For all of their storied history, the Yankees still only boast a handful of position players who advanced from organizational Draft picks to represent the league in ...

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  23. Manny Machado Eliminated in Round 1 of Derby

    CINCINNATI -- There wasn't much that Orioles third baseman Manny Machado did wrong in the first round of the Gillette Home Run Derby presented by Head & Shoulders...

    Jack Dale Written by Jack Dale about 16 days ago 29 reads 0 comments

  24. Orioles' Chris Davis Not a Likely Trade Candidate in July

    Every year at the All Star Break, The Baltimore Sun publishes an analysis piece, “Five questions facing the Orioles .” Within the piece is an item I didn't want to become overlooked since several people have asked me about the subject...

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  25. It's Time for Blue Jays to Become More Stable

    CINCINNATI – Josh Donaldson chose his words carefully. The Toronto Blue Jays third baseman said he wasn't interested in playing general manager, felt uncomfortable trying to ...

    Jack Dale Written by Jack Dale about 16 days ago 142 reads 0 comments