1. Gossage on Bonds, McGwire Hall Hopes: 'Are You F--King Kidding?'

    COOPERSTOWN — Hall of Famer Goose Gossage remains adamant about keeping steroid-stained stars such as Barry Bonds and Mark McGwire out of baseball's most hallowed halls...

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  2. 2 Toronto Blue Jays Prospects Whom Alex Anthopoulos Absolutely Should Not Trade

    After winning seven of their past 10 games, the Toronto Blue Jays (56-50) have now taken sole possession of the second wild-card spot in the American League ...

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  3. Stock Up, Stock Down for Boston Red Sox's Top 10 Prospects After Week 17

    The 2014 trade deadline figures to be a turbulent time for the Boston Red Sox . And with such turbulence will likely come changes to this Top 10 list, too...

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  4. Calling Lester a 'Keeper,' Big Papi Hopes Ace Stays

    ST. PETERSBURG -- David Ortiz knows there are bound to be many trade rumors in the coming days, with the Red Sox in the rare position of perhaps being a seller leading into Thursday's 4 p...

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  5. Betts Leads Red Sox's 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. Red Sox May Be Major Movers at Trade Deadline

    As the hours tick closer to Thursday's 4 p.m. ET non-waiver Trade Deadline, the stomachs in the Red Sox 's clubhouse start to rumble a little more...

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  7. Buckley: No Problem with Ortiz's Showboating

    Rays pitcher Chris Archer wasn't pleased when David Ortiz stood back and admired his three-run home run and then flipped his bat...

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  8. Merloni: Sox Should Be Crushed If They Lose Lester

    The Jon Lester saga continues between the Red Sox and their ace. On Sports Sunday, Lou Merloni discussed what will happen if the Red Sox trade Lester at the deadline...

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  9. Jon Lester Says He Would Be Unlikely to Sign Extension with New Team

    ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — With the trade deadline now four days away, Red Sox left-hander Jon Lester remains one of the most fascinating candidates.....

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  10. Bundy Headlines Orioles' 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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  11. O's Active in Trade Talks Leading Up to Deadline

    SEATTLE -- Last year, the Orioles successfully added to their pitching staff, upgrading the rotation with right-hander Bud Norris in a last-minute midseason.....

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  12. O'Day Streak Ends (O's Win 3-2 in 10 Innings)

    Going into today's game in Seattle , Orioles reliever Darren O'Day hadn't allowed a run in his last 14 appearances over 15 1/3 innings...

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  13. McFarland Placed on Bereavement List After Grandmother's Death

    SEATTLE – The Orioles will be without left-hander T.J. McFarland for the first two games of their three-game series against the Los Angeles Angels at Camden Yards as he takes bereavement leave following the death of his grandmother Sunday...

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  14. Jon Lester Trade Rumors: Latest Buzz, Speculation Surrounding Red Sox Star

    Updates from Tuesday, July 29 Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports reported on an added dynamic to trade talks surrounding Jon Lester : CBS Sports' Jon Heyman reports another ...

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  15. Joe Torre Regrets George Steinbrenner Omission from Hall of Fame Speech

    That's one of the first things Joe Torre said Sunday afternoon during his induction speech at baseball's Hall of Fame...

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  16. Machado, Orioles Get Past Mariners 3-2 in 10

    Manny Machado lifted a bases-loaded sacrifice fly in the 10th inning and the Baltimore Orioles beat the Seattle Mariners 3-2 Sunday...

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  17. Yaz: Ortiz Is Second-Greatest Red Sox Hitter

    Aside from Ted Williams, David Ortiz is the best hitter in Boston Red Sox history, according to Carl Yastrzemski.....

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  18. Chris Archer Not a Fan of David Ortiz Admiring His Home Run

    David Ortiz's three-run homer would be enough for the Red Sox to break the Rays ' nine-game winning streak Sunday, 3-2. Here it is, and pay particular attention to Ortiz's actions after the bat met the ball...

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  19. Headley's Solo Shot

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  20. Nolan Reimold Activated from DL, Esmil Rogers DFAed

    The Blue Jays have activated Nolan Reimold from the DL. Nolan got in 12 at bats with the Jays, after being picked up off waivers and before being put on the DL. In those 12 at bats he had 4 hits, with 3 doubles, 3 RBI, 2 walks and 2 strikeouts...

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  21. Ortiz, Lackey Vexed by Red Sox Decision Not to Challenge Close Play

    ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — Ultimately, the Red Sox lost because they did not hit on Saturday night. The team's 3-0 loss to the Rays suggested that preventing Tampa Bay's second ...

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  22. After Four-Game Breather, Machado Returns to Lineup

    SEATTLE -- Manny Machado returned to the Orioles ' lineup Saturday after missing four games with back spasms. He was slotted in the No. 7 spot and went 0-for-4 in 4-3 loss to the Mariners ...

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  23. Orioles Hope for Right Ending to Left Coast Trip

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  24. Red Sox Can't Afford to Lose Lester the Way Yankees Lost Cano

    The Red Sox are on the brink of making the same mistake with Jon Lester that the Yankees made last season with Robinson Cano — namely, that if you are not going to sign your star, then he must be traded before the July 31 deadline...

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  25. Rays Stop Fading Red Sox for 9th Win in Row

    ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- Ben Zobrist homered, Matt Joyce and Kevin Kiermaier each had an RBI single and the Tampa Bay Rays beat the skidding Boston Red Sox 3-0 Saturday night for their ninth consecutive victory...

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