1. After Jacking Homer, Ramos Ready for Postseason Action

    Nationals catcher Wilson Ramos made it clear after the team's 3-0 victory over the Mets on Sunday afternoon that he wants to play in the postseason.....

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  2. Cubs' Pitching Hope? Try Kane County

    CHICAGO -- Wondering where the Chicago Cubs will find pitching in the coming years? The Midwest League champion Kane County Cougars are a good start.....

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  3. Anthony Rizzo on Track to Return to the Cubs' Lineup OnMonday

    Cubs first baseman Anthony Rizzo took ground balls today and is expected to be activated on Monday, per a report from MLB .com's Carrie Muskat. Rizzo has been sidelined since August 26 with a mild lower back strain...

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  4. Cubs Name Kris Bryant, Jen-Ho Tseng Minor League Player, Pitcher of Year

    A couple of weeks ago, you voted here for the Cubs ' minor-league Player of the Year and Pitcher of the Year.....

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  5. Soler Returns Tonight vs. Reds

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  6. Chicago White Sox Morning BP: Time to Be Spoilers Again

    Last week the Chicago White Sox made life a little tougher on the Oakland Athletics by winning three of four games against.....

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  7. Series preview: Dodgers at Rockies

    DENVER -- It's probably not going to be the most electric atmosphere when the Dodgers get to Coors Field for a three-game series with the last-place Colorado Rockies starting tonight, ...

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  8. Sources: Mets to Announce Collins, Alderson Status at End of Season

    The Mets plan to make an announcement about both Terry Collins' and Sandy Alderson's status at the end of this season, with the expectation that the manager and GM will return, according to multiple sources familiar with the situation...

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  9. What Will Happen to the Dodgers If They Lose Hyun-Jin Ryu?

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  10. Tigers Rookies Travel to Minneapolis Wearing Only Skimpy Football Outfits

    That's always good news for the traveling secretary, but most certainly not the rookies -- as the Tigers youngsters learned following Sunday's 6-4 victory over the Indians at Comerica Park...

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  11. Francona Defends Kipnis' Tweets Following Loss

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  12. Jason Kipnis Uses Expletives on Twitter After Fan Calls Indians 'Pathetic'

    Jason Kipnis of the Cleveland Indians did something Saturday night — well, a few things — a major leaguer probably shouldn't do after a tough loss.....

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  13. Anibal Sanchez Could Be the Tigers' Secret Weapon -- out of the Bullpen

    Anibal Sanchez almost certainly won't be in the Tigers ' playoff rotation, should they make it to their fourth consecutive postseason. That doesn't mean he can't contribute.....

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  14. Avila Exits Game with Lightheadedness, Considered Day-to-Day

    DETROIT -- Detroit Tigers catcher Alex Avila passed all his concussion tests earlier this month after he was struck in the mask by a foul tip in Cleveland .....

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  15. Five Story Lines to Watch for the Rest of 2014

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  16. Why Sean Doolittle's Return Could Push the Oakland Athletics into the Playoffs

    After emerging as the best team in baseball over the first half, the Oakland Athletics have been free-falling throughout August and September...

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  17. Cards Adjust Rotation for Brewers Series

    The Cardinals have adjusted their rotation to throw their three hottest pitchers at the Milwaukee Brewers , one of their National League Central Division challengers, in a three-game series that will begin here Tuesday night...

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  18. As He Nears Club Record, Rosenthal Made History

    ST. LOUIS • Cardinals closer Trevor Rosenthal has two weeks – a grand total of 12 games – to see if he will get the chance to finish more games and collect more saves than any pitcher in his position with the franchise has, ever...

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  19. Rafael Montero Moving to the Bullpen

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  20. Jake Peavy on Keeping Them Guessing

    When Jake Peavy came into the league, almost 85% of his pitches were either a fastball or slider. Now? “I throw just about every pitch in the book at this point,” the 33-year-old pitcher said...

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  21. Collins Tells Jenrry Mejia to Tone Down Save Celebrations

    A day after speaking favorably of Jenrry Mejia's post-save celebrations, Terry Collins has told Mejia to.....

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  22. Giants Can Start Planning for Wild Card Madness

    So if you're convinced that the Los Angeles Dodgers are better than the San Francisco Giants , well, you probably should be. Indeed, the only thing preventing the Dodgers from sweeping the field between now and November is not enough Clayton Kershaws..

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  23. Surgery 'Likely' for Jeremy Hefner

    Jeremy Hefner, whose comeback from Tommy John surgery stalled during an Aug. 6 rehab game with Class A St. Lucie, appears headed for a second procedure...

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  24. Phillies Notes: Howard Batting Well with Runners on Base

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  25. Braves Players: Position by Position Ranks

    It is pretty easy to pick on the Atlanta Braves ' offense in general (29th in runs scored, 29th in RBI, 27th in strikeouts, 23rd in OBP, 23rd in average, 21st in homers).....

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