1. 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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  2. 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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  3. 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 15 days ago 74 reads 0 comments

  4. 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...

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  5. 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...

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  6. 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...

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  7. 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...

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  8. Altuve Steals Home

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  9. 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...

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  10. 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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  11. Video: Trout's Solo Home Run

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  12. 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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  13. Cespedes' Great Throw

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  14. Astros Scratch Fowler (Back) from Lineup

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  15. 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...

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 16 days ago 78 reads 0 comments

  16. 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...

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 16 days ago 65 reads 0 comments

  17. Oakland Athletics at Miami Marlins game preview

    As the Oakland Athletics hope to string together another strong stretch on the mound, Jesse Chavez will try to continue his surprising season for the AL West leaders...

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 16 days ago 13 reads 0 comments

  18. Twins-Rangers Preview

    While the Minnesota Twins have been unable to win on the road of late, it's been almost two weeks since the Texas Rangers won any where...

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  19. Mariners Activate Saunders off 15-Day DL, Option Montero

    The @ Mariners activate OF Michael Saunders from 15-day DL; option DH/1B Jesus Montero to Triple-A Tacoma...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 16 days ago 201 reads 0 comments

  20. Jackson, Morgan Sparkle in Pro Debuts

    The Mariners ' first two picks in the June drafts, outfielders Alex Jackson and Gareth Morgan, each had memorable professional debuts Thursday night in helping Peoria to a 10-8 victory over the Padres in the Arizona Rookie League...

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 16 days ago 269 reads 0 comments

  21. Dan Otero the 'Glue' in A's Bullpen

    Oakland has many versatile players, and many great stories. Dan Otero fits both categories, making the right-handed reliever perhaps the ultimate A's player...

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  22. Young Houston Astros Fan Licks Baseball, Gets Slapped in the Face

    Mmmm…the sweet tang of palm gravy. A young Houston Astros fan received a five-finger wake-up call on Thursday night after taking his tongue to a souvenir baseball...

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  23. Rangers Lose Eighth Straight, Club's Longest Losing Streak Since 2005

    The Rangers held a top-level summit conference Thursday. The discussion centered on how to salvage the hulk of a wrecked season...

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  24. Rapid Reaction: Tigers 6, Rangers 0

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  25. Introducing Roenis Elias, MLB's Under-the-Radar Cuban Star

    Yoenis Cespedes, Yasiel Puig, Jose Abreu, Roenis Elias. If you think the last name on that list doesn't belong, you haven't been paying attention...

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