1. David Price Says Seattle's Bullpen Mound Is Dangerous

    Yesterday was a throw day for David Price, and with the Tigers on the road in Seattle he used the visiting bullpen at Safeco Field...

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  2. Will Jenrry Mejia Apologize to Mets as Roid Ban Ends?

    SAN FRANCISCO — Jenrry Mejia's punishment is over, and the Mets will try to move on from the reliever's gross misjudgment...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 2 minutes ago 1 reads 0 comments

  3. Ron Cook: Pirates Have a Very Busy Monday

    Monday began with rotten news. The Pirates put starter-without-a-regular-position Josh Harrison on the 15-day disabled list with a left thumb injury. It is their first significant injury of the season...

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  4. With Delivery Fixed, Angels' Andrew Heaney Could Be Special

    When Andrew Heaney arrived in Tempe, Ariz., for his first Angels spring training in February, Mike Butcher knew at first sight that the left-hander's delivery was off...

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  5. Teen Arrested in Theft of Cardinals World Series Rings

    A teen is in the Shelby County Jail because police said he stole two St. Louis Cardinals World Series rings...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 17 minutes ago 2 reads 0 comments

  6. Travis Ishikawa Hoping to 'Repay' Pirates

    Travis Ishikawa knows the drill. As a reserve who is out of minor league options, being designated for assignment, and as a result exposed to waivers and removed from the 40-man roster, is a reality...

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  7. Johnson Finding His Stroke After DL Stint

    MILWAUKEE -- When Kelly Johnson returned from a month-long stint on the disabled list, he initially struggled to regain the offensive consistency that he had displayed before straining his right oblique muscle May 13...

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  8. Ex-Fullback Dad Keeping Up to Speed on A's Billy Burns

    Bob Burns was a bruiser more than a speedster. He stood 6-foot-3 and weighed 227 pounds in his football-playing prime, when he spent one season and part of another as a fullback for the New York Jets...

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  9. Cubs Waiting for Everything to Click with Dexter Fowler

    Joe Maddon floated the idea that Dexter Fowler would be the right player at the right time for the Cubs . The manager talked up his new switch-hitting leadoff guy/centerfielder in spring training as someone on the verge of a breakout season...

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  10. Span, Escobar Exit with Injuries Against Reds

    WASHINGTON -- The Nationals continue to be hit by the injury bug. Center fielder Denard Span and shortstop Yunel Escobar left Monday's 3-2 loss to the Reds because of back spasms and left hamstring tightness, respectively...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 1 hour ago 1 reads 0 comments

  11. J.D. Martinez Far More Than 'Just Dingers' for Tigers

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 1 hour ago 9 reads 0 comments

  12. The Royals Basically Have as Many All-Stars as They Deserve

    After much hand-wringing over how many Kansas City Royals would start the MLB All-Star Game, the final fan voting tallies were released late Sunday, and the rest of America can breathe a sigh of relief...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 2 hours ago 4,968 reads 0 comments

  13. 2015 MLB All-Star Game: Highlighting Top Reserves on Both Rosters

    The All-Star Game seems to be in the hands of the players who were elected as starters. The fans have spoken, and they have made several sharp choices this year, particularly in the National League...

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  14. Is This a Golden Era for Starting Pitching?

    I wrote after his last start that Chris Sale was the best pitcher in the American League and thus deserves to start the All-Star Game...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 2 hours ago 414 reads 0 comments

  15. Notes: Rangers Will Need to Get Creative to Move Choo

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 2 hours ago 869 reads 0 comments

  16. Ranking the 10 Least-Deserving MLB All-Stars of the Last Decade

    Although Omar Infante and the Kansas City Royals fans gave it their best shot, there won't be any undeserving 2015 MLB All-Stars. But that doesn't mean there haven't been some horrific selections over the past decade...

    Luke Strickland Written by Luke Strickland about 2 hours ago 12,432 reads 13 comments

  17. MLB Trade Ideas Based on Latest Week 14 News, Rumors and Speculation

    All the talk this time of year is about contenders and pretenders, buyers and sellers, but the reality of the situation is that every team in baseball is always looking for ways to improve...

    Rick Weiner Written by Rick Weiner about 2 hours ago 22,823 reads 66 comments

  18. MLB's Biggest Surprises, Disappointments of 2015's 1st Half

    Things never go exactly according to plan over the course of a Major League Baseball season. In fact, many plans are already off the rails by the time the final out is recorded on Opening Day...

    Anthony Witrado Written by Anthony Witrado about 3 hours ago 5,749 reads 5 comments

  19. Daily Fantasy Baseball 2015: Best DraftKings MLB Pitcher Picks for July 7

    Washington Nationals All-Star Max Scherzer headlines the list of starting pitchers taking the hill across MLB Tuesday night...

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  20. MLB Rumors: Trade Buzz Surrounding Cubs, Giants and More

    July is the month when the tension starts to ratchet up in the daily drama of big league baseball. The approaching trade deadline is an important notch in the season-long arc...

    Briggs Seekins Written by Briggs Seekins about 3 hours ago 637 reads 0 comments

  21. Daily Fantasy Baseball 2015: MLB DraftKings Strategy, Primer for July 7

    The challenge for Tuesday's daily fantasy baseball contests is to choose which of the elite options are truly the best for your lineup...

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  22. Oberholtzer Still Dealing with Demotion to Fresno

    Interesting article in the Fresno Bee from yesterday as Bryant-Jon Anteola discusses Brett Oberholtzer's mindset in his latest stint in Fresno after the almost-beaning of Alex Rodriguez ...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 3 hours ago 6 reads 0 comments

  23. Ned Yost Explains Why He Didn't Pick A-Rod for the AL All-Star Team

    If you were rooting for anarchy to breakout on MLB 's All-Star roster announcement day, then you were disappointed to learn that Alex Rodriguez was named neither an AL All-Star reserve ...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 3 hours ago 173 reads 0 comments

  24. Passan: MLB All-Star Game Has Lost Its Way

    Baseball loves to fall back on this notion that its All-Star Game is the finest in American professional sports, which it unquestionably is, even if that's like being the best-smelling durian...

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  25. A's Notes: Sonny Gray Set to Pitch Tues. vs. Yankees, Etc.

    OAKLAND – If Sonny Gray comes out of Saturday's throwing session OK, he'll start the A's road trip opener Tuesday against the Yankees ...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 4 hours ago 1 reads 0 comments