1. Rewind: Bochy Considers Operation Panda Drop

    SAN FRANCISCO -- Pablo Sandoval might find himself dropped in the lineup when the Giants arrive at Petco Park on Friday.....

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  2. Rangers-White Sox Preview

    Kevin Kouzmanoff's production at the plate has been a big part of the Texas Rangers ' three-game win streak. He likely won't be returning to the minors any time soon...

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  3. Fantasy Baseball Sleepers: Questionable Pickups Who Are Worth the Risk

    With nearly three weeks complete in the fantasy baseball season, owners are getting a better idea of how their teams look for the 2014 season...

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  4. Konerko Solid with Role as Part-Timer for White Sox

    There has been some hand-wringing from fans and even the media over the limited amount of playing time Paul Konerko has received in the first 16 games, but those who were paying attention ...

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  5. Lester Leads Red Sox Past White Sox 3-1

    David Ross said a 5-year-old could have caught Jon Lester on Thursday night. That big hit in the ninth? Well, that was a nice swing by the veteran catcher...

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  6. Sox Call Up Putnam, Designate Veal

    CHICAGO -- After a 14-nning game that put a major strain on the bullpen, the Chicago White Sox purchased the contract of right-hander Zach Putnam from Triple-A Charlotte on Thursday and designated left-hander Donnie Veal for assignment...

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  7. Tracy McGrady Made His Pitching Debut Thursday

    Retired basketball player Tracy McGrady made some headlines a month or two ago when he signed with the independent Sugar Land Skeeters and circulated some awkward looking video of him pitching...

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  8. Peralta Finally Heating Up at the Plate

    MILWAUKEE • With a second-inning single Wednesday, Jhonny Peralta hit safely in his fourth straight game...

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  9. A Reason for Cardinals' Power Shift

    WASHINGTON • Before there was The Cardinal Way – and all of the variations and realities and punch lines that phrase has inspired – there was the actual way the Cardinals played...

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  10. Series Preview: Reds at Cubs

    CHICAGO -- The Chicago Cubs take on the Cincinnati Reds for the first time this season as they begin a stretch of 13 straight days of games.....

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  11. How Cleveland Indians Reliever Cody Allen Has Evolved into Terry Francona...

    DETROIT, Mich. -- Cody Allen reached a two-strike count and after Victor Martinez refused to offer at a curveball off the plate, the right-hander reared back and fired...

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  12. Making a Case for Firing Theo Epstein

    It's coming up. Very soon, in fact. In mid-May, people will start to note Theo Epstein's contract is half-over. Along with that will come an increased number of calls (both open and veiled) for his ouster...

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  13. Cubs' Jeff Samardzija Talks Winning, His Future in the Windy City

    Jeff Samardzija is arguably one of the greatest debates amongst the Cubs ' fan base right now, as the team decides whether or not to keep the tall right-hander, or deal him to add to a farm system in need of Major League-ready, young pitching talent...

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  14. Cleveland Second Baseman Jason Kipnis Was Ejected from Thursday's...

    DETROIT -- Cleveland second baseman Jason Kipnis was ejected from Thursday's game against the Detroit Tigers after striking out in the third inning...

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  15. Time's Ripe for Cubs to Extend Jeff Samardzija

    With the feeble losses mounting, the Cubs trading Jeff Samardzija seems as inevitable as not winning the World Series for the 106th consecutive season.....

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  16. Indians Report: Elliot Johnson Relishes Clubhouse DJ Role

    DETROIT: In the Indians ' clubhouse before Thursday afternoon's game against the Tigers , the music of choice was Detroit rap tunes by Eminem and D12...

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  17. Well-rested Masterson opens set vs. Blue Jays

    The Indians hope extra rest will give Justin Masterson an edge when he takes the mound against the Blue Jays on Friday night at 7:05 ET at Progressive Field...

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  18. MLB Commercial with Bryce Harper and Babe Ruth Is Old-Timey Goodness

    MLB goes old school with its latest MLB Fan Cave commercial, featuring Bryce Harper , who pals around with Babe Ruth, Ted Williams, Carlton Fisk and Nolan Ryan. That vintage filter, though...

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  19. Minnesota Twins Draw Franchise-Record 8 Walks in 1 Inning

    The Toronto Blue Jays ' bullpen completely fell apart at Target Field on Thursday, allowing the Minnesota Twins to draw a franchise-record eight walks in one inning, according to Twins employee Dustin Morse ...

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  20. Mariners Promote Sleeper Outfield Prospect

    It has been a rough week for Seattle Mariners prospect watchers: top pitching prospect Taijuan Walker has been placed on the Triple-A Tacoma disabled list with a "shoulder impingement," ...

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  21. Martinez Will Remain in Bullpen for Now

    WASHINGTON • The Cardinals intend to use a minor-league pitcher to fill in next week for injured starter Joe Kelly and leave aspiring starter Carlos Martinez and the under-construction bullpen undisturbed...

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  22. Elite Contact Skills of Andrelton Simmons

    On Thursday, Braves shortstop Andrelton Simmons struck out for the first time in 2014. It was his 52nd plate appearance of the season, and A.J. Burnett of the Phillies got him to chase a four-seamer...

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  23. Oakland A's Make Awesome Easter Vine with Live Baby Chickens

    Baseball and chicks: Does it get any better? With Easter Sunday on the approach, social media geniuses working for the Oakland Athletics put together a tidy, perfect little Vine for the occasion...

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  24. Matusz Makes a Special Connection with a Fan

    Orioles pitcher Brian Matusz, like several million Americans, is allergic to peanuts. So much so that he had a bad reaction during spring training that required him to go to the emergency room...

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  25. Foes Have Slowed Trout in Steals

    DETROIT – Of all the elements of the young Angels season that have not gone according to expectations, there might be nothing as surprising as this: It took Mike Trout 14 games to even attempt a stolen base...

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