1. Sean Doolittle's Scoreless Innings Streak Snapped at 26 2/3

    Entering Saturday's game against the Marlins , Athletics closer Sean Doolittle hadn't allowed a run in over two months. Doolittle gave up four to the Astros in abysmal performance on April 26...

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  2. Tigers' Scherzer K's Season-High 13 in Win

    HOUSTON -- Ian Kinsler hit a three-run homer with two outs in the ninth inning to rally the Detroit Tigers past the Houston Astros 4-3 on Saturday after Max Scherzer struck out a season-high 13 batters...

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  3. Yu Darvish Unlikely to Pitch in ASG

    ARLINGTON, Texas -- Texas Rangers ace Yu Darvish says he likely would opt for sightseeing over pitching if he's selected to the American League All-Star team for the third consecutive season...

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  4. Reddick Exits with Right Knee Strain

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  5. Astros Recall LHP Brett Oberholtzer for Saturday's Start vs. Tigers

    The Astros have recalled LHP Brett Oberholtzer from Triple A. He will start today's game. RHP Jake Buchanan has been optioned to Triple A...

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  6. A's lead, fall behind, come back to beat Marlins

    There was more of the familiar spectacular for the A's on Friday at Marlins Park, namely Yoenis Cespedes with another great throw to get a runner at the plate, plus the game-winning hit...

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  7. Mariners Get Past Cleveland on Chavez's Homer

    The 28,084 at Safeco Field Friday night saw the twin oddities of a 7-6-3 double play and an Endy Chavez home run...

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  8. Instant Replay: A's Start Strong, Finish Strong over Marlins

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  9. Astros 4 Tigers 3 in 11

    Tonight, the Astros beat the Tigers 4-3 in walk-off fashion on a solo home run by slumping catcher Jason Castro...

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  10. Castro's Walkoff Homer Lifts Astros Past Tigers in 11 Innings

    Baseball's blur and a sardine-sized star, Jose Altuve gave Justin Verlander and the Tigers the runaround all night Friday...

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  11. Castro's HR in 11th Leads Astros over Tigers 4-3

    HOUSTON -- Jason Castro's solo homer in the 11th inning lifted the Houston Astros to a 4-3 win over Detroit on Friday night to snap the Tigers ' seven-game winning streak. .....

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  12. Jason Frasor Would Understand Trade, but Hopes to Stay in Texas

    Jason Frasor is having another impressive season for the Texas Rangers , becoming a dependable middle reliever once again. The veteran right-hander had a 2...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 14 days ago 74 reads 0 comments

  13. Rangers Hold on (barely) to End 8-Game Skid with 5-4 Win over Twins

    The arms: RHP Nick Tepesch retired the first seven batters he faced, giving the Rangers their first 1-2-3 first-inning of the homestand. … Tepesch escaped a bases-loaded jam in the fourth with a called third strike on Eduardo Escobar...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 14 days ago 34 reads 0 comments

  14. Tepesch Helps Rangers Stop 8-Game Slide

    Adrian Beltre homered, Shin-Soo Choo had three hits in his return to the leadoff spot and the Texas Rangers snapped their longest losing streak in nearly nine years, holding on to win 5-4 over the Minnesota Twins on Friday night...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 14 days ago 56 reads 0 comments

  15. Tyler Skaggs to Return to Angels' Rotation Next Week

    Bill Shaikin of the L.A. Times reports that Angels pitcher Tyler Skaggs is expected to rejoin the rotation some time next week. The lefty has been on the disabled list since June 6 with a strained right hamstring...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 14 days ago 37 reads 0 comments

  16. Two Mariners Minor Leaguers Suspended 50 Games Each

    Mariners minor league outfielders Jabari Blash and Jamal Austin have each been suspended 50 games after testing positive for banned drugs, MiLB.com's Danny Wild reports...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 14 days ago 476 reads 0 comments

  17. Altuve Steals Home

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  18. Athletics' Norris out with Lower Back Tightness

    Oakland Athletics catcher Derek Norris has left their game against Miami with lower back tightness, and his status is day to day...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 14 days ago 28 reads 0 comments

  19. Fowler a Late Scratch Due to Stiff Back

    Center fielder Dexter Fowler was removed from Friday's starting lineup because of back stiffness ahead of the Astros ' first game of three against the Detroit Tigers ...

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  20. Video: Trout's Solo Home Run

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  21. Norris Leaves Game with Apparent Injury

    Derek Norris hurt behind the plate again on his first day back. #Atheltics C replaced by Stephen Vogt. Not clear what problem is...

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  22. Cespedes' Great Throw

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  23. Astros Scratch Fowler (Back) from Lineup

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  24. The Historically Dominant Oakland A's

    At 48-30, the Oakland A's have the best record in baseball. Most power rankings I've found have them as the best team in baseball, but that's only recently become the case; ESPN moved them up this past week, while Jonah Keri bumped them up to no...

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  25. MLB: Scott Kazmir's Mysterious Comeback

    THE LOST PITCHER had many needs. He had lost so much: his old fastball, the slider that repelled bats and the brashness that sustained both. Somewhere inside him he knew they were alive but inert, lying in wait, existing in an extended state of torpor...

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