1. Span Likely Done for Season After Setback

    Denard Span's return from the disabled list earlier this week was as big an emotional boost as the Nationals had experienced in quite some time. Which only made the center fielder's return to the DL late Thursday night an even tougher punch to the gut..

    Jack Dale Written by Jack Dale about 2 days ago 132 reads 0 comments

  2. Little League World Series 2015: Latest Predictions for Rest of LLWS Bracket

    The U.S. and International Little League World Series Championships will be on the line when the tournament resumes at Williamsport, Pennsylvania Saturday. A well-rested and well-supported Red Land, Pennsylvania team will try to earn the U...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 2 days ago 5,575 reads 0 comments

  3. Chris Archer Ties Rays Record for Double-Digit Strikeout Games

    Tampa Bay Rays starting pitcher Chris Archer tied a franchise record Wednesday against the Minnesota Twins by recording his ninth double-digit strikeout game of the season, per Sportsnet Stats ...

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  4. Young Rangers Fan Catches Foul Ball, Jumps with Joy and Shows All the Feels

    Normally, a young fan catching a foul ball isn't too big of a deal, but this kid jumped up and down like he opened an N64 on Christmas morning...

    Arman Walia Written by Arman Walia about 2 days ago 16,023 reads 17 comments

  5. Little League World Series 2015: Updated US, International Brackets and Schedule

    The conclusion of the 2015 Little League World Series is drawing near, but two more games need to be hashed out before a final clash between the United States and international champions can take center stage on Sunday...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 2 days ago 6,967 reads 0 comments

  6. Constructing a Perfect Dave Dombrowski-Led Red Sox Rebuilding Plan

    Dave Dombrowski won big in his fifth year in Florida, and in his fifth year in Detroit. He's in Boston now because the Red Sox expect him to win big there, too, but there's no way they expect him to take five years to do it...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 2 days ago 38,462 reads 121 comments

  7. Daniel Hudson Leaves Game with Finger Injury

    Diamondbacks pitcher Daniel Hudson was lifted from Thursday's game against the Cardinals due to a cut on his finger.....

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  8. Diamondbacks Stunned in 5-3 Loss to Cards

    PHOENIX -- Brandon Moss hit his first home run with St. Louis and Tony Cruz hit his first of the season, leading the Cardinals to a 5-3 win over the Arizona Diamondbacks on Thursday night to complete a four-game sweep...

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  9. D-Backs Swept Away in 4 by Cardinals

    Recap: The Arizona Diamondbacks got another rough outing from a starter and lost their fourth straight game to the St. Louis Cardinals , falling 5-3 in front of 22,036 at Chase Field on Thursday...

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  10. Cards Finish off Sweep of D-Backs

    PHOENIX • Knowing that closer Trevor Rosenthal was going to be absent from the team for this weekend's series, Cardinals manager Mike Matheny probably handled the eighth inning on Thursday a tad differently than he might have...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Jenn Leser about 3 days ago 162 reads 0 comments

  11. Home Runs, Clutch Relief Help Cards Top D-Backs 5-3

    PHOENIX -- Brandon Moss hit his first home run with St. Louis and Tony Cruz hit his first of the season, leading the Cardinals to a 5-3 win over the Arizona Diamondbacks on Thursday night to complete a four-game sweep...

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  12. Altherr to Get More Playing Time, Mackanin Says

    Aaron Altherr's start in left field Thursday was his fifth in the Phillies ' 10 games since his promotion from triple-A Lehigh Valley.....

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  13. Mets Complete the Four-Game Sweep

    A 9-5 final marked the New York Mets ' first four-game sweep of the Phillies in Philadelphia since September 2002.....

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  14. Mets Erupt in Extras with Crazy Play, Scoring Outburst to Keep Rolling

    PHILADELPHIA — The Mets found the 13th inning as the lucky one in completing a four-game Philly sweep Thursday.....

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  15. With Nine Unanswered Runs, Mets Finish Sweep

    PHILADELPHIA — Shortly after the Mets ' lineup was posted outside their clubhouse, Daniel Murphy walked over to inspect the blue card taped to the wall.....

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  16. Phillies' Reliever Elvis Araujo Exits Game with Groin Strain

    Reinforcements to the Phillies ' taxed bullpen are expected Tuesday, when rosters expand for the season's final month.....

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  17. Rays Hold On, Edge Twins

    ST. PETERSBURG — The most important part of the Rays ' 5-4 win Thursday over the Twins was the way it ended.....

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  18. Boxberger Slams Door on Twins in 5-4 Rays Win

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  19. Pirates Notebook: Hurdle Mixes and Matches Against Left-Handers

    During a six-game span in which the Pirates will face five left-handed starters, manager Clint Hurdle and his staff dig deep to determine the best lineup...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 3 days ago 101 reads 0 comments

  20. Marlins Bats Remain Cold in 2-1 Loss to Pirates

    In the Marlins ' ongoing auditions for left-handed starters next season, Justin Nicolino is putting in a strong bid for a future starting role on the staff...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 3 days ago 6 reads 0 comments

  21. Justin Nicolino No Match for Gerrit Cole in Marlins' Loss to Pirates

    The same year Jose Fernandez fell to the Marlins with the 14th pick in the draft, the Pirates grabbed Gerrit Cole with the first. As sensational as Fernandez has been when healthy, the Pirates probably aren't second-guessing their decision...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 3 days ago 10 reads 0 comments

  22. Surprising Twins and Astros to Meet This Weekend

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  23. Twins Lose Finale at Tampa Bay but Win Road Trip

    ST. PETERSBURG, FLA. – The Twins on Thursday ended their 10-game road trip the same way they opened it, with a loss.....

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  24. Yordano Ventura Reemerging as a Key Cog for Championship-Hopeful Royals

    It's hard to know what you're supposed to call a comeback anymore. But with Yordano Ventura, the term is sounding more and more appropriate...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 3 days ago 17,667 reads 62 comments

  25. Todd Zolecki on Twitter

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