1. In Papelbon's Absence, Giles Could Fill Closer's Role for Phillies

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  2. Atlanta Braves: Big Changes Needed

    As I head to Turner Field this weekend to watch our beloved Atlanta Braves I do so with far more sadness than usual.....

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  3. Tigers Lineup: Castellanos Returns, Avila Still out

    # Tigers lineup: Kinsler 2b, Hunter rf, Cabrera, VMart, JDMart lf, Castellanos 3b, Holaday c, Romine ss, Davis cf. Price p...

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  4. Morneau's three-run homer

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  5. Why Freese Is the Angels' X-Factor

    I would say David Freese has had a roller coaster career, but it's been far too short to really qualify. This may come as a surprise to some, but Freese is only in his fifth full season as a major leaguer...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 2 days ago 5 reads 0 comments

  6. Yankees Lineup: Teixeira Returns

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  7. A's Notes: Vogt Progessing, Gentry's Status in Limbo

    OAKLAND – Stephen Vogt stepped into the batter's box Tuesday afternoon and watched a pitch from Drew Pomeranz go whizzing by.....

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 2 days ago 3 reads 0 comments

  8. They Got Beaned! How the A's Flunked Moneyball

    Except when it's not. On July 31, the Oakland Athletics had baseball's best record (66-41) and by far its most explosive offensive lineup. The A's led the big leagues in runs scored (535) and run differential (+162), the latter by an astounding margin..

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 2 days ago 7 reads 0 comments

  9. Marcus Stroman Gets a 6-Game Suspension

    Yesterday there was a report that Marcus Stroman wouldn't get a suspension for throwing at Caleb Joseph's head the other night...

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  10. Red Sox Recall Cecchini Among 6 Prospects

    The @RedSox recall OFs Rusney Castillo and Bryce Brentz, INF/OF Garin Cecchini, LHP Edwin Escobar, RHP Heath Hembree, C/1B Ryan Lavarnway...

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 2 days ago 141 reads 0 comments

  11. Castillo Batting 7th in MLB Debut

    #RedSox at PIT: Betts 2B; Bogaerts SS; Cespedes LF; Napoli 1B; Craig RF; Middlebrooks 3B; Castillo CF; Vazquez C; Buchholz...

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 2 days ago 53 reads 0 comments

  12. Stroman Suspended 6 Games

    #BlueJays P Marcus Stroman has been suspended 6 games & fined for intentionally throwing a pitch in the head area of Caleb Joseph on Mon...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 2 days ago 33 reads 0 comments

  13. Kyle Schwarber Committed to Catching

    CHICAGO -- The Chicago Cubs are all-in for 2014 first-round pick Kyle Schwarber continuing his career behind the plate. At the very least, they're going to give it their best shot...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 2 days ago 394 reads 0 comments

  14. Cubs End Daytona Affiliation in Favor of Myrtle Beach

    On the first day of minor-league-affiliate ''free agency'' Tuesday, the Cubs wasted no time in announcing a deal with the Myrtle Beach, S.C...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 2 days ago 7 reads 0 comments

  15. After Near No-Hitter, Arrieta Comfortable Being Cubs Ace

    Even if it looks like a dream season from the outside, Jake Arrieta always thought he should be this good.....

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 2 days ago 165 reads 0 comments

  16. Tonight's Nationals-Braves Lineups

    The Nationals ' clinching Tuesday night allowed them to rest their veterans, which gives tonight's lineup a March-in-Jupiter feel...

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  17. Questions on Anibal Sanchez's Role Starting to Mount

    The opening round of the American League playoffs begins in 15 days. It seems there might not be enough time left for Anibal Sanchez to regain enough endurance to start in that series, presuming the Tigers get there...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 2 days ago 113 reads 0 comments

  18. Tigers Must Make Joakim Soria Closer Before Title Bid Blows Up

    Minneapolis – In coffee shops, at your cubicle, in chance meetings at grocery stores, in countless gab fests on your cell phone, today's merry Metro Detroit and state of Michigan topic should have been J...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 2 days ago 183 reads 0 comments

  19. Giants Notes: Hard to Envision Pagan, Morse Returning Anytime Soon

    It's sounding more and more like the Giants cannot count on Angel Pagan or Michael Morse returning anytime soon...

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  20. Just How Good Is the Changeup of Marco Gonzales?

    Marco Gonzales, the 19th overall pick of the 2013 MLB Draft, is already making his presence felt at the big league level...

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  21. Cards in Uncharted Waters with Wacha

    The Cardinals are reluctant to commit to a timetable or a role for prized pitcher Michael Wacha's return because they are unsure what to expect at this point from the young righty's recovery...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 2 days ago 5 reads 0 comments

  22. Strauss: Cards Still Counting on Lackey

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  23. If Adams Isn't, Who's on First?

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  24. Morse Frustrated with Oblique Injury

    Angel Pagan is getting an MRI. Might be more cortisone in his future. And Morse frustrated at lack of progress with oblique...

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  25. Gammons' Latest: Braves, Sandoval, Monfort, Tomas, Padres

    Hall of Fame journalist and MLB Network contributor Peter Gammons appeared on MLBN's High Heat yesterday (video link) and published a full notes column today, both of which have plenty of excellent information...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 2 days ago 542 reads 0 comments