1. Phil Hughes Is Trading Walks for Contact

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  2. Mets' Relationship with Yoenis Cespedes? It's a Rental

    The Mets ' union with Yoenis Cespedes seems certain to be brief. Cespedes, the slugging outfielder acquired for two prospects on Friday, is a free agent after this season...

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  3. White Sox Quiet as Trade Deadline Passes

    CHICAGO -- The White Sox did not make a move before Friday's 3 p.m. CT non-waiver Trade Deadline, but it sounds as if they probably could have...

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  4. Yankees Held Firm on Not Dealing Big Prospects

    CHICAGO -- In the days ahead of Friday's non-waiver Trade Deadline, general manager Brian Cashman said that he believed it was more likely than not that the team would stand pat. That largely proved to be true as the 4 p...

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  5. Ian Kennedy Saw Birth of His Daughter Via FaceTime Before Friday's Start

    Padres starting pitcher Ian Kennedy had a more eventful Friday, July 31 than myself and I'm going to go out on a limb and guess the overwhelming majority is with me...

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  6. Reddick Honors Wrestler Roddy Piper with Bagpipe at-Bat Music

    Josh Reddick of the Oakland Athletics loves professional wrestling, so it was fitting he had the public address system at O.co Coliseum play music honoring Roddy Piper on Friday after it was learned he died at age 61...

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  7. Marlins' Jarred Cosart Has Inner-Ear Injury

    Currently on the Minor League disabled list, Cosart is taking medications, and he's been throwing in recent days. He says he, "feels great...

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  8. Cubs' Jason Hammel Undefeated Against Brewers

    MILWAUKEE -- The Cubs have reinforcements coming with the Friday additions of pitchers Dan Haren and Tommy Hunter, but the best news may have been that starter Jason Hammel had his best outing since a minor leg injury in early July...

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  9. Matt Williams on Bryce Harper: "He Needs to Stay in the Baseball Game"

    FLUSHING, N.Y. - In a tie game with postseason implications in a playoff-type atmosphere, Bryce Harper, arguably the MVP of the National League , got himself ejected after striking out in the 11th inning...

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  10. Hanley (Shin) Starting After Missing 1 Game

    After missing Friday's series opener with soreness after fouling two pitches off himself Thursday, Hanley Ramirez returns to the Red Sox lineup for Saturday's afternoon game against the Rays ...

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  11. Cubs: Starlin Castro Relieved the Trade Deadline Is over

    MILWAUKEE — Starlin Castro looked and sounded relieved after the trade deadline. Maybe this non-move helps the Cubs get their All-Star shortstop back (or lay the groundwork for a blockbuster deal this winter)...

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  12. GM: We're Stronger Going into Next Year

    "I think we changed the outlook of our organization at the upper levels," Dombrowski said. "I think it makes us a much stronger organization going into next year...

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  13. Hanley (Shin) Staring After Missing 1 Game

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  14. How the Mets Beat the Clock and Went from Carlos Gomez to Get Cespedes

    NEW YORK — As the Mets ' brass cooped up in a room in Citi Field Friday, running through the options available to them on the trade market, Terry Collins was in his office doing his own research...

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  15. Sizemore in Lineup Saturday After Being Recalled

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  16. Revere Making Blue Jays Debut Saturday

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  17. Napoli on Staying Put: 'I Love My Teammates'

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  18. Cherington: 'We Were Wrong' with Expectations

    There were certainly high expectations for the 2015 Red Sox as going into the season with the acquisitions of Hanley Ramirez and Pablo Sandoval some thought the Red Sox offense could score 800 runs...

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  19. Blue Jays Designate Danny Valencia, Ezequiel Carerra

    The Blue Jays have designated Danny Valencia and Ezequiel Carrera for assignment, Scott MacArthur of TSN tweets. The Jays also recalled Munenori Kawasaki and optioned Ryan Tepera...

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  20. Rockies' Dickerson to DL with Rib Fractures

    "To do as well as I was and still having injuries and playing through them, it stinks because I had high hopes for this season," Dickerson said. "But I can't control that...

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  21. With Flurry of Deals, Marlins Look to Future

    MIAMI -- The Marlins were active on Friday prior to the 4 p.m. ET non-waiver Trade Deadline, completing two deals...

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  22. Dodgers Can Still Make Waiver Deals in August

    Zaidi said he envisioned opportunities to make August waiver deals. Among pitchers the Dodgers were linked to, and worth watching during August for possible waiver deals, are Carlos Carrasco of the Indians and Yovani Gallardo of the Rangers ...

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  23. Dodgers Throwing Dollars, Not Prospects, at Postseason Dreams

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  24. Rockies' Path Uncertain After Trade Deadline

    ST. LOUIS -- Having dealt shortstop Troy Tulowitzki to the Blue Jays in a major deal Monday, the Rockies let the final four days leading to Friday's non-waiver Trade Deadline pass without another move...

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  25. Braves Looking Ahead After Trade Deadline

    PHILADELPHIA -- Given how many moves they have made dating back to the end of last season, it was assumed the Braves would at least get their fix by making more before Friday's non-waiver Trade Deadline passed...

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