1. Pirates Designate Duke Welker for Assignment

    The Pirates have designated right-hander Duke Welker for assignment in order to clear a spot on the 40-man roster for infielder Matt Hague, reports Rob Biertempfel of the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (on Twitter)...

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  2. Molina Exits vs. Pirates with Right Thumb Sprain

    INJURY REPORT: Yadier Molina left the game in the bottom of the 3rd inning with a right thumb sprain. Will be re-evaluated tomorrow...

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  3. Molina Exits vs. Pirates with Injury

    Tony Cruz coming onto the on-deck circle for Yadier Molina, who was checked on by trainers after slide into third base last inning...

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  4. Gattis Takes First Steps Toward Return from DL

    NEW YORK β€” Braves catcher Evan Gattis warmed up the pitcher between innings Tuesday and did some running and throwing Wednesday, his first tangible steps toward returning from ...

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  5. Home Run Derby Participants 2014: Key Stats to Know for MLB Slugging Exhibition

    One of the things that separates Major League Baseball's Home Run Derby from the NBA's Slam Dunk Contest is that superstars are still willing and able to appear in the former...

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  6. Texas Rangers Are Now Selling 2-Foot-Long Taco at Globe Life Park in Arlington

    Even the food is big in Texas. The Texas Rangers made headlines a couple of years ago by introducing the 2-foot-long hot dog . Now the team is selling something even more ridiculous...

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  7. Video: Abreu Makes Basket Catch, Slams into LF Wall

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  8. Steve Cishek's Meltdown in 10th Inning Costs Miami Marlins

    PHOENIX -- Steve Cishek says that when he is on, which is better than 90 percent of the time the past two seasons, he feels as though he can β€œhit a fly in the butt, just stick the spot...

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  9. Video: McCutchen Throws out Adams at 3B

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  10. Video: Kiermaier's Grand Slam

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  11. Giants Targeting Friday to Activate Marco Scutaro

    SAN FRANCISCO – Marco Scutaro is 38 years old, he has a chronic back injury, he was a defensive liability at second base last season and 11 NL second basemen posted a higher slugging percentage than he did...

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  12. 5 homers 2 from Tulo help Rockies claim needed victory vs. Padres

    Call it a catharsis. Call it about time. Call it anything you want, but the Rockies badly needed a victory and they got it Wednesday afternoon at Coors Field...

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  13. Addison Russell Is Dealmaker for Rizzo

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  14. Wolff: A's Not Preventing Raiders from Building New Stadium

    As news of the Raiders and a potential football stadium developer threatens the A's future at the Coliseum, Lew Wolff simply waits to see what it all means for his team.....

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  15. Pujols' 2-Run HR Lifts Angels over Blue Jays, 8-7

    ANAHEIM, Calif. -- Albert Pujols hit a go-ahead, two-run homer in the seventh inning and Kole Calhoun also connected, leading the Los Angeles Angels to an 8-7 victory over the Toronto Blue Jays on Wednesday in the rubber game of the three-game series.

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  16. Video: Abreu Ties Cruz for MLB-Lead in HRs

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  17. Yasiel Puig Wags Finger After Amazing Throw Neutralized by MLB Review

    The Los Angeles Dodgers stormed out of the gates at Comerica Park on Tuesday night, bum-rushing the Detroit Tigers ’ Justin Verlander for five runs in the first inning...

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  18. Every MLB Team's Trade Deadline To-Do List

    The July 31 non-waiver trade deadline is right around the corner, and, while we have already seen one blockbuster deal between the Chicago Cubs and Oakland Athletics, there should be plenty more action between now and then...

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  19. Renteria Ready to Give Alcantara a Chance

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  20. Goldschmidt's 2-Run Double Gives Arizona Win in 10

    PHOENIX -- Paul Goldschmidt doubled in the last two of Arizona's three runs in the 10th inning and the Diamondbacks beat the Miami Marlins 4-3 on Wednesday...

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  21. Starling Marte to Bereavement List; Matt Hague with Pirates

    Starling Marte's locker is clear and Matt Hague is with the Pirates , Rob Biertempfel reports. There's no word on what might be going on with Marte...

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  22. Red Sox Closer Koji Uehara to Replace Masahiro Tanaka in All-Star Game

    Koji Uehara of @RedSox will replace Masahiro Tanaka on the AL #ASG roster, with Tanaka being placed on 15-day DL...

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  23. Dodgers Blog: Orange County Register:Final: Tigers 4, Dodgers 1

    In a matchup featuring two former American League Cy Young Award winners, Max Scherzer outpitched Zack Greinke as the Detroit Tigers beat the Dodgers 4-1 Wednesday afternoon...

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  24. Kelly Delivers Versus Dodgers on Miguel Cabrera's First Day off

    Take a picture, it's not a site you'll see very often. Miguel Cabrera was enjoying a day off in the dugout, kicking up his feet while the opposing pitcher walked Don Kelly. On purpose...

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  25. Beltran Scratched from Lineup After Fouling a Ball off His Eye in BP

    Yankees designated hitter Carlos Beltran has been scratched from tonight's lineup against the Indians after a ball he hit during batting practice bounced up and struck him near the eye...

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