1. Twins' Max Kepler Becomes 3rd Rookie with 8 Homers in July

    Minnesota Twins outfielder Max Kepler recently hit his eighth home run during the month of July, making this the first month in MLB history in which three rookies recorded eight or more homers, per Elias Sports Bureau (via ESPN...

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  2. Desmond Becomes 4th Player to Hit 20 Homers as Both SS and CF

    Texas Rangers outfielder Ian Desmond hit his 20th home run of the season during Wednesday's 6-4 loss to the Oakland Athletics , becoming just the fourth player in major league ...

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  3. Suzuki Doubles to Move Within 2 Hits of 3,000 for Career

    Miami Marlins outfielder Ichiro Suzuki hit a pinch-hit double in the seventh inning of Thursday's 5-4 loss to the St. Louis Cardinals , giving him 2,998 career hits to move within just two of the 3,000-hit barrier, per ESPN Stats & Info ...

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  4. Colin Rea Traded Back to Padres After Andrew Cashner Deal

    Andrew Cashner 's tenure with the San Diego Padres came to an end on July 29, when the team announced he and Colin Rea were traded to the Miami Marlins ...

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  5. Chris Archer Is a Forgotten Ace on the MLB Trade Market

    Choose your numbers carefully when evaluating what Chris Archer has become this season for the Tampa Bay Rays and what he could become in the future. The bloated ERA (4...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 26 days ago 86,437 reads 52 comments

  6. In a Wide-Open AL Cy Young Race, Why Not Cole Hamels?

    Cole Hamels never really came close to winning a Cy Young Award when he was in the National League . He placed in the voting four times, but never higher than fifth. The competition was just too good...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 26 days ago 32,408 reads 75 comments

  7. Eduardo Nunez to Giants: Latest Trade Details, Comments, Reaction

    The San Francisco Giants announced Thursday they acquired infielder Eduardo Nunez from the Minnesota Twins in return for minor league pitcher Adalberto Mejia. Entering Friday's slate of games, Nunez is batting ...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 26 days ago 44,040 reads 104 comments

  8. Boone Logan Trade Rumors: Latest News and Speculation on Rockies Pitcher

    Colorado Rockies relief pitcher Boone Logan is enjoying one of the best seasons of his career, but he could be on his way out of town before Major League Baseball's Aug. 1 non-waiver trade deadline...

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  9. Luke Hochevar Injury: Updates on Royals Pitcher's Status and Return

    Kansas City Royals relief pitcher Luke Hochevar is headed to the 15-day disabled list due to thoracic outlet syndrome. He's expected to have surgery and miss the rest of the season...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 26 days ago 1,712 reads 0 comments

  10. Familia Loses Streak of 52 Consecutive Successful Save Opportunities

    One day after losing his streak of 52 consecutive successful save opportunities, New York Mets closer Jeurys Familia shockingly blew another save in Thursday's 2-1 loss to the Colorado Rockies , per ESPN Stats & Info ...

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  11. Padres Match Franchise Record with Home Run in 25th Straight Game

    The San Diego Padres tied a franchise record during Wednesday's 8-4 win over the Toronto Blue Jays , hitting at least one home run as a team in a 25th consecutive game, per ESPN Stats & Info ...

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  12. Bruce Ties Reds Record with Home Run in 5th Straight Game

    Cincinnati Reds outfielder Jay Bruce tied a franchise record during the seventh inning of Wednesday's 2-1 win over the San Francisco Giants , hitting a home run in a fifth consecutive game, per Sportsnet Stats ...

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  13. Yoenis Cespedes Injury: Updates on Mets Star's Quad and Return

    All-Star outfielder Yoenis Cespedes was scratched from Thursday's lineup against the Colorado Rockies . However, he's ready to return. Continue for updates. Cespedes Active vs...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 27 days ago 1,831 reads 6 comments

  14. Wade Davis Trade Rumors: Latest News, Speculation on Royals Pitcher

    Dominant Kansas City Royals closer Wade Davis is reportedly generating interest ahead of the Aug. 1 trade deadline as the team is forced to make a tough decision about whether to buy or sell...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 27 days ago 23,244 reads 46 comments

  15. Aroldis Chapman Comments on 1st Appearance with Cubs

    Newly acquired closer Aroldis Chapman lived up to the hype in his first appearance with the Chicago Cubs on Wednesday night...

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  16. Yankees Facing Most Important Trade Deadline of the Brian Cashman Era

    Including this one, the New York Yankees have been winners in each of the last 24 seasons. That's meant 24 years of buying or staying the course at the trade deadline, as one does when one is a winner...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 27 days ago 117,787 reads 100 comments

  17. Carlos Gonzalez Blockbuster Trade Opportunity Could Be Now or Never

    The Colorado Rockies don't have to trade Carlos Gonzalez . He's under contract through 2017, and he's having an All-Star season...

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  18. Nationals Feeling Pressure to Make Big Move Before Trade Deadline

    There's nothing wrong with protecting your prospects. If the Washington Nationals hadn't held on to Trea Turner, they wouldn't have beaten the Cleveland Indians on Wednesday...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 27 days ago 36,253 reads 81 comments

  19. Prince Fielder Injury Update: Rangers 1B to Undergo Season-Ending Neck Surgery

    Texas Rangers first baseman and designated hitter Prince Fielder will undergo a neck operation on Friday that will end his 2016 season. Jeff Wilson of the Star-Telegram reported on Wednesday that Fielder is slated for fusion surgery...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 28 days ago 4,412 reads 8 comments

  20. Jose Reyes Injury: Updates on Mets 3B's Intercostal and Return

    The New York Mets held infielder Jose Reyes out of the second game in July 26's doubleheader against the St. Louis Cardinals after he went to the hospital for a Grade 1 intercostal strain on his left side, and he hasn't played since...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 28 days ago 7,023 reads 9 comments

  21. Dee Gordon Return Like a Trade Deadline Steal for Contending Marlins

    Dee Gordon will return to the big leagues Thursday, and you're allowed to have mixed feelings about that...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 28 days ago 11,320 reads 29 comments

  22. Will Joey Gallo Finally Seize Opportunity to Showcase Freakish Power in MLB?

    Joey Gallo is very good at hitting the ball over the fence. In fact, he did it Tuesday in his first game since the Texas Rangers recalled him. It came in the fifth inning of the Rangers' 6-3 loss to the Oakland A's...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 28 days ago 40,704 reads 55 comments

  23. Drew Storen to Mariners: Latest Trade Details, Comments and Reaction

    The Toronto Blue Jays traded reliever Drew Storen and cash considerations to the Seattle Mariners for another reliever in Joaquin Benoit on Tuesday, according to the Mariners' official PR Twitter account ...

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  24. Trevor Rosenthal Injury: Updates on Cardinals RP's Shoulder and Return

    The St. Louis Cardinals placed reliever Trevor Rosenthal on the 15-day disabled list Tuesday with a right shoulder injury. Continue for updates...

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  25. Unsuspecting Cute Kid Plays Invisible Baseball with Oakland A's Sean Doolittle

    On its surface, this video looks like an adorable little kid playing fake baseball with a kind stranger. Unbeknownst to the kid, the stranger was Oakland A's pitcher Sean Doolittle ...

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