1. 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 ...

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  2. 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...

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  3. 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 8 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  4. 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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  5. 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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  6. 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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  7. 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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  8. 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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  9. 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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  10. 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...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 9 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  11. Brandon Belt Suggests Some Umpires Call Strikes to Shorten Length of Game

    San Francisco Giants outfielder Brandon Belt was not pleased Wednesday's 6-3 loss to the Cincinnati Reds ended on a called third strike with him at the plate and the potential ...

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  12. Miguel Cabrera 'Mad' over Robinson Cano's Suspension, Says He Didn't Cheat

    Detroit Tigers first baseman Miguel Cabrera said Tuesday he's "mad" about the 80-game suspension given to Seattle Mariners second baseman Robinson Cano after he tested positive ...

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  13. Red Sox News: Blake Swihart's Agent Asks Team to Trade Catcher

    Boston Red Sox catcher Blake Swihart 's agent said Tuesday he has asked the team to trade his client because of a lack of consistent playing time...

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  14. Aroldis Chapman's 103 MPH Fastball Again Makes Him MLB's Most Feared Pitcher

    When MLB .com began its Statcast leaderboard in 2015, the folks who put it together had a problem with the list of fastest pitches. It isn't that the Statcast numbers weren't accurate...

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  15. Stephen Piscotty Hits HR in 1st At-Bat Since Returning from Bereavement

    Stephen Piscotty made an emotional return to the Oakland Athletics lineup Tuesday and hit a home run in his first at-bat against the Boston Red Sox : Piscotty had been ...

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  16. Bryce Harper Avoids Free Agency Talk Before Yankees Game: 'I'm a National Now'

    Washington Nationals outfielder Bryce Harper refused to indulge speculation regarding his impending free agency prior to Tuesday night's game against the New York Yankees . "I'm a National now," Harper said, according to ESPN...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 10 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  17. Diamondbacks' A.J. Pollock Out 4-8 Weeks After Thumb Injury Diagnosed as Fracture

    Arizona Diamondbacks outfielder A.J. Pollock could miss four to eight weeks because of an avulsion fracture in his left thumb, the team announced Tuesday...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 10 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  18. Report: Robinson Cano to Have Hand Surgery After Getting 80-Game PED Ban

    Seattle Mariners second baseman Robinson Cano will have ample time to let his injured hand heal. Per MLB .com's Mark Feinsand , the eight-time All-Star's fractured right hand will require surgery...

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  19. Adrian Beltre Placed on 10-Day DL with Hamstring Injury

    Texas Rangers third baseman Adrian Beltre 's injury-plagued 2018 season took another hit Tuesday, as the veteran was placed on the 10-day disabled list, according to Jeff Wilson of Fort Worth Star-Telegram ...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 10 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  20. Red Sox RP Carson Smith Suffers Shoulder Injury Throwing Glove in Dugout

    Boston Red Sox pitcher Carson Smith 's temper could keep him off the field for a significant amount of time...

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  21. Does Robinson Cano's 80-Game Suspension Put Surefire-HOFer Resume Up in Smoke?

    Robinson Cano 's path may still lead him to Cooperstown in the end, but it just got a lot less direct. With eight All-Star appearances and a laundry list of statistical feats ...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 10 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  22. Robinson Cano Suspended 80 Games by MLB for Positive PED Test

    Seattle Mariners second baseman Robinson Cano was suspended 80 games Tuesday for violating Major League Baseball's joint drug agreement, according to The Athletic's Ken Rosenthal ...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 10 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  23. $187 Million Dodgers Have Become MLB's Worst Dollar-for-Dollar Value

    After five straight division titles and one ill-fated World Series run, the life the Los Angeles Dodgers have been living has switched from "charmed" to "cursed." They're not the worst team in Major League Baseball...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 10 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  24. Rockies' DJ LeMahieu Placed on 10-Day DL with Left Thumb Injury

    The Colorado Rockies announced they placed second baseman DJ LeMahieu on the 10-day disabled list Monday with a left thumb sprain and recalled Pat Valaika in a corresponding roster move...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 11 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  25. Pirates' Jameson Taillon Open to Having Hand Urinated on If It Heals Cut Finger

    Pittsburgh Pirates starting pitcher Jameson Taillon is willing to adopt extreme measures if it means healing a cut on the middle finger of his right hand...

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