1. Twins Rookie May Finds Fine Mentor in Hughes

    The fact that following Phil Hughes' advice helped Trevor May make the first quality start of his career Sunday encouraged the Twins . The fact that May sought out the advice is what really delighted them...

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  2. Overlooked Ryan Rua Could Provide Rangers What They've Lacked for Years

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  3. Red Sox 'Spending Big' on This Winter's Free-Agent Class Would Be Bad Idea

    The chairman of the Boston Red Sox , Tom Werner, said on WEEI Radio on Thursday that the team has "a lot of money to spend and we're determined to go into the free agent market and improve the team...

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  4. Josh Harrison Goes for the NL Batting Title

    I'm oddly interested in the National League batting title race, mostly because it's such a weird one: Among the top five guys, there are two stars in Buster Posey and Andrew McCutchen, ...

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  5. Ex-Pirates Reliever Tekulve Has Heart Transplant

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  6. Pirates Catcher Russell Martin's Exceptional Season

    Russell Martin begins this day on his back, on a table, in the upstairs loft space of a small Garfield gym. Before his day ends, he will have caught nine innings and hit a home run in the Pirates ' victory against the Detroit Tigers ...

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  7. Mets Say No Logo Change Coming

    Eagle-eyed folks on Twitter on Monday spotted a subtle change to the Mets ' skyline logo on the team's social media accounts. And Twitter exploded.....

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  8. Wright Nominated for Roberto Clemente Award

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  9. Mets: Where Should Dilson Herrera Play Next Year?

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  10. John Farrell: Rusney Castillo 'Likely' to Make Red Sox Debut Wednesday

    Rusney Castillo has been fast-tracked through the minor leagues, and now he's set to make his debut with the big club...

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  11. On Deck: Losses Mounting for Burnett

    Burnett had run off nine straight years with at least 10 wins when the Phillies inked him to a $15 million deal for 2014.....

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  12. Blue Jays Plan to Extend Qualifying Offer to Melky, Hope to Keep Him

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  13. Can the Atlanta Braves Fix Their Lousy Offense for 2015?

    As soon as the most miserable weekend in a pretty miserable season for the Atlanta Braves ended Sunday.....

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  14. GM: Cubs' Needs Include Veteran Leadership

    CHICAGO -- Chicago Cubs general manager Jed Hoyer gave insight Monday into the team's offseason needs -- other than pitching -- in saying that veteran leadership will be a priority...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 2 days ago 609 reads 0 comments

  15. Kris Bryant's Eventual Promotion Will Have to Wait

    Anthony Rizzo returned to the Cubs ' lineup for the first time since Aug. 26 on Monday. Jorge Soler was back for the first time since Wednesday.....

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  16. Cubs GM Jed Hoyer on Kris Bryant and Jen-Ho Tseng

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  17. Buster's Blog: Stars Collide in LA

    Buster Olney takes a look at the heated exchange between Matt Kemp and Yasiel Puig , and whether that could derail the Dodgers .....

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  18. David Price, Best Trade Deadline Acquisition?

    The pitchers traded at the deadline are faring better than the hitters, and David Price may be the best one yet.....

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  19. Martinez's Move to Clean Up Mirrors Alan Trammell's

    More than 27 years ago, Detroit Tigers ' Hall-of-Fame manager Sparky Anderson asked his star player, Alan Trammell, to do something he was unfamiliar with: bat clean-up.....

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 2 days ago 8 reads 0 comments

  20. Alex Avila's Recurring Injuries Giving Tigers a Headache

    Minneapolis — When he stepped from the clubhouse dining room Monday, a sanctuary for players to relax a few moments and get away from everything — including questions from reporters — Alex Avila was smiling...

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  21. Matheny, Veteran Scout Praise Bourjos

    Even before Cardinals center fielder Peter Bourjos, a defensive replacement, rushed in to make a diving catch in the seventh inning of Sunday's 4-1 win over Colorado , a veteran ...

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  22. Will the Real Marco Gonzales Please Stand Up?

    If you've followed the Daily Farm Reports this summer, you've noticed just how dominant Marco Gonzales has been at nearly every level of the minor leagues...

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  23. Series Preview: Cardinals vs. Milwaukee : Sports

    SCOUTING REPORT • Milwaukee third baseman Aramis Ramirez missed Sunday's game with hamstring tightness, and if Ramirez can't play, the Cardinals probably wouldn't be too disappointed...

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  24. Bernie: Cards' October Rotation Unsettled

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  25. Giants Activate Brandon Belt from Disabled List

    While he wasn't in the starting lineup, Giants first baseman Brandon Belt was activated from the disabled list for tonight's game against the Diamondbacks .....

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