1. Joc Rocks: In Praise of the Dodgers' Phenomenal Rookie Center Fielder

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  2. Cold Hard Fact for Wednesday, May 6, 2015

    Fact: Los Angeles Angels ' Carlos Perez becomes the 1st player to hit a walk-off HR in his major-league debut since Miguel Cabrera in 2003...

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  3. Giants' McGehee on Struggles: 'If I Were Up There, I'd Have Booed Myself'

    San Francisco Giants third baseman Casey McGehee has had a difficult time filling the shoes left by Pablo Sandoval...

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  4. Rookie Catcher Blake Swihart: An Early Evaluation from Some AL Opponents

    When Blake Swihart stepped behind the plate on Saturday, the first pitch he caught in his major league career was an ordinary 91-mph four-seamer from lefthander Wade Miley...

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  5. Barry Bonds Is Shifting Gears

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  6. Werth Is Sitting for the 2nd Straight Day with a "Sore" and "Cranky" Shoulder

    Washington Nationals ' skipper Matt Williams told reporters this morning that Jayson Werth is sitting out for the second straight game with a "cranky" right shouder. Werth had surgery to repair the AC joint in his shoulder this winter...

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  7. Washington Nationals Carry Burden of Expectations

    If the Washington Nationals go on to win the National League East by a substantial margin and make a sustained October run, there will be a special place in their hearts, minds and the team highlight video for the night of April 28 in Atlanta ...

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  8. Rick Porcello Emerging as a Stabilizing Force for Red Sox: The Boston Globe

    For years, as a member of the Cleveland Indians , Justin Masterson had a chance to watch Rick Porcello pitch for an American League Central foe, the Detroit Tigers ...

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  9. Williams: Werth Dealing with 'Cranky' Shoulder

    Werth indeed dealing with "cranky" shoulder. Williams says he's available today, expects to be in lineup Friday...

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  10. Happy Birthday, Willie Mays! Good Luck, a-Rod!

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  11. Mustache Craze Grows in Yankees Clubhouse

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  12. Yankees' Teixeira Playing Through Minor Lat Injury

    TORONTO — Mark Teixeira has been dealing with a minor left lat muscle issue for a few days, but it didn't seem to bother him Tuesday night against the Blue Jays ...

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  13. Angels' Carlos Perez Hits Walk-off Home Run in Major League Debut

    Baseball players never want to end a game wearing a (golden) sombrero, but given the circumstances, Los Angeles Angels rookie Carlos Perez was happy to wear one after his major league debut...

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  14. MLB Team Financial Power Rankings | the Daily Spot

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  15. Rockies Turn to John Axford to Fill Closer Role Left by Adam Ottavino

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  16. Lineup: Werth Sitting 2nd Straight Game

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  17. Remembering Babe Ruth's HR Legacy

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  18. Pirates' Offense Still Stuck in a Rut During Setback to Reds at PNC

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  19. Wilmer Flores Returns as Mets Shortstop, with Much to Prove

    After committing seven errors in his first 183 innings this season, Mets shortstop Wilmer Flores returned to the lineup Tuesday from his team-imposed mental-health break...

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  20. Hair-Rod? Alex Rodriguez Joins Yankees Teammates in Mustache Growing

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  21. A Slow Road Back for Jayson Werth so Far

    Trailing 2-1 with one out in the seventh and two runners on, Nationals manager Matt Williams sent Jayson Werth to the on-deck circle to wave a bat around last night...

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  22. Reynolds Does Double Duty for Cards : Sports

    Even before the Cardinals took the field Tuesday night, Mark Reynolds was making his contribution to their victory...

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  23. Report: D-Backs One of 4 Teams 'Looking At' Saltalamacchia

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  24. The Secret Behind Nelson Cruz's Majestic Home Run Swing

    Nelson Cruz hit 14 home runs in a month. He lent a bat, lovingly called a Boomstick, to Logan Morrison, who was batting .149 at the time, and he hit three home runs in four days. They call that a "heat check...

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  25. Hendricks Still Trying to Gain Feel for Pitches

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