1. Aaron Judge Says He Won't Take Part in 2018 MLB Home Run Derby

    New York Yankees slugger Aaron Judge will not defend his Home Run Derby crown this summer at Nationals Park in Washington, D.C. "There is no need to do it," Judge told the New York Post 's George A...

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  2. Jose Bautista Agrees to 1-Year Contract with Mets After Braves Release

    Veteran slugger Jose Bautista will get another chance to rebuild his career after agreeing to a one-year deal with the New York Mets , the team announced Tuesday. He will be available for Tuesday's game against the Miami Marlins ...

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  3. Dee Gordon Placed on 10-Day DL After Toe Injury Diagnosed as Fracture

    The Seattle Mariners announced Tuesday they placed center fielder/second baseman Dee Gordon on the 10-day disabled list , retroactive to Monday, with a fractured toe on his right foot...

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  4. Former Top Prospect Jon Singleton Released by Astros During Drug Suspension

    The Houston Astros released Jon Singleton amid his 100-game suspension for violating the MLB 's substance-abuse policy a third time, according to ESPN.com . Singleton, 26, was considered Houston's top prospect in 2011 by Baseball America ...

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  5. Chris Davis' $161M Megadeal Has Spiraled into MLB's Worst Contract Bust

    It's unfair to pin the Baltimore Orioles ' demise entirely on Chris Davis . He hasn't pitched since 2012, after all, so he has nothing to do with the 5.02 ERA at the heart of their 15-32 record...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 1 day ago 1 reads 0 comments

  6. Mets Rumors: NY Interested in Jose Bautista After Release from Braves

    The New York Mets are reportedly interested in adding a veteran slugger to their lineup. On Monday, Mike Puma of the New York Post reported New York has demonstrated interest ...

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  7. Yuli Gurriel to Pay for Houston Family to Travel to Cuba After Plane Crash

    Houston Astros first baseman Yuli Gurriel announced Monday he would pay the travel expenses for the relatives of a Houston couple who died in a plane crash near the Havana airport: ...

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  8. Shohei Ohtani Doesn't Think He's at the 'Level' to Participate in Home Run Derby

    Some people want Los Angeles Angels two-way star  Shohei Ohtani to participate in the Home Run Derby. He just doesn't see that happening—at least not yet.  "I don't think I'm at that level yet," Ohtani told reporters Sunday...

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  9. It's Time for Dodgers to Officially End the Volatile Yasiel Puig Era

    To say Yasiel Puig 's tenure with the Los Angeles Dodgers has been mercurial is like saying traffic in Southern California is slightly congested. At various times, Puig has been a phenom, a lightning rod, a revelation and a headache...

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  10. 2 Santa Fe Shooting Victims Attend Their Team's Playoff Baseball Game

    Rome Shubert and Trenton Beazley, two of the people wounded in the Santa Fe High School shooting Friday, returned to the school's baseball team for Saturday's regional playoff matchup...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 2 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  11. Khris Davis Exits vs. Blue Jays with Groin Injury Diagnosed as Strain

    Oakland Athletics designated hitter Khris Davis suffered a right groin strain in Sunday's game against the Toronto Blue Jays , the San Francisco Chronicle 's Susan Slusser reported...

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  12. Yankees News: Greg Bird Could Return from Ankle Surgery 'Within the Next Week'

    First baseman Greg Bird could be nearing a return to the New York Yankees after undergoing ankle surgery during spring training. Yankees manager Aaron Boone told reporters on Sunday that Bird has a chance to be back within the next week...

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  13. Jose Bautista Released by Braves, Johan Camargo Named Atlanta's Starting 3B

    The Atlanta Braves released veteran slugger Jose Bautista on Sunday, according to Mark Bowman of MLB .com...

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  14. Howie Kendrick Injury Diagnosed as Ruptured Achilles, Juan Soto Recalled

    The Washington Nationals will be without utility man Howie Kendrick due to a ruptured Achilles tendon...

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  15. Baseball-Themed Gender Reveal Goes Awry as Ball Hits Man in Head

    We've all been there. You're trying to plan a creative gender reveal and you come up with a baseball theme, and next thing you know, somebody's getting blue paint splattered all over their face...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 3 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  16. Jason Heyward: Concussion Made Him 'Believer' on How Scary Head Injuries Are

    The Chicago Cubs activated Jason Heyward from the seven-day disabled list Friday after he recovered from a concussion, and the 28-year-old outfielder explained how the injury ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 4 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  17. Drew Butera Pays Up on Deal, Lets Fan Dagan Dye Hair Pink After Beating Cancer

    Kansas City Royals catcher Drew Butera is a man of his word. As the Royals shared in a video, Butera made a deal with a young fan named Dagan that if the latter beat cancer he could dye the catcher's hair whatever color he wanted...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 5 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  18. Manny Machado Trade Rumors: Orioles Star Is Cubs' 'Main Target' at Deadline

    The Chicago Cubs are reportedly targeting Baltimore Orioles shortstop Manny Machado in trade discussions. According to Jon Heyman of FRS Baseball, Machado is "the Cubs' main target" before the July 31 non-waiver trade deadline...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 5 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  19. Yankees Spent Wednesday Night in Dulles Airport After Flight Delayed 12 Hours

    The New York Yankees were forced to spend Wednesday night at Dulles International Airport in Virginia. Speaking to Newsday 's Erik Boland , Yankees general manager Brian ...

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  20. Adam Jones Buys Cal Ripken Jr.'s Maryland Estate for $12.5 Million

    Cal Ripken Jr . and Adam Jones now have more in common than just being Baltimore Orioles . According to The Athletic's Ken Rosenthal , Jones recently dropped $12.5 million on a 25-acre estate in Reisterstown, Maryland...

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  21. Mark Teixeira 'Not Surprised' by Robinson Cano PED Use, Notes Biogenesis Link

    Former New York Yankees first baseman Mark Teixeira said Thursday he's "not surprised" Robinson Cano get suspended 80 games by Major League Baseball after he tested positive for a banned substance...

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  22. Dave Roberts' Job Safe Despite Dodgers' Early Struggles, GM Farhan Zaidi Says

    Los Angeles Dodgers general manager Farhan Zaidi has given Dave Roberts a vote of confidence, despite the team's 16-26 start entering play on Thursday...

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  23. Casey Mize Still Goes No. 1 to Tigers in ESPN's Keith Law's 2018 Mock Draft 2.0

    In his latest mock draft released Thursday , ESPN's Keith Law had Auburn Tigers starting pitcher Casey Mize going first overall to the Detroit Tigers ...

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  24. Bartolo Colon: 'Big Belly' Protected Him from 101 MPH Ball Hitting Him

    The Texas Rangers defeated the Seattle Mariners 5-1 on Wednesday at Safeco Field, but the game took a backseat for a moment when starting pitcher Bartolo Colon was drilled by a hard line drive off the bat of Jean Segura...

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  25. Justin Verlander Throws Complete-Game Shutout vs. Angels, Cuts ERA to 1.05

    Justin Verlander is on another level this season. That much was clear Wednesday night when the Houston Astros ace twirled a complete-game five-hit gem in a 2-0 win over the Los Angeles Angels at Angel Stadium of Anaheim...

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