1. Watch: Giants Attempt Bryce Harper Pickoff Using CF

    San Francisco attempted some clever trickery today when Bryce Harper had to rush back to second on a pickoff play that required Giants center fielder Gregor Blanco to rush in and cover second...

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  2. MLB All-Star Voting 2015: Predictions for Each League's Biggest Snubs

    Each year, a few select players have the misfortune of being labeled as "All-Star Game snubs." The fan vote to determine starting position players is an imperfect system, as evidenced by the current crop of potential starters in the American League...

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  3. Woman Sues Marlins After Shark Mascot Attack

    Miami Marlins fans are all too familiar with the Great Sea Race. At the sixth-inning break of every home game, fans can expect to see the four foam-rubber costumes of Bob the Shark, ...

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  4. Norris Starts Despite AC Sprain in Shoulder

    ST. LOUIS — Padres catcher Derek Norris was in the lineup Saturday despite having sustained an AC joint sprain in his left shoulder the night before...

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  5. Twins Reinstate Santana, Will Debut Sunday

    The Twins officially reinstated right-hander Ervin Santana from the restricted list on Saturday after he completed his 80-game suspension for his use of a performance-enhancing drug...

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  6. David Ortiz Gets Drilled in Head While Breaking Up Double Play

    David Ortiz took a throw off his dome in the bottom of the fifth inning as his Boston Red Sox tried to rally back against the Houston Astros on Friday. With men on first and third with one out, Hanley Ramirez hit a grounder to the hot corner...

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  7. Minnesota Twins: Ervin Santana Sharp at Triple-A, Hicks Says

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Playing center field for Triple-A Rochester this week, Aaron Hicks had a great vantage point for Ervin Santana's final tuneup...

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  8. Tigers Rule out Victor Martinez as Candidate to Play First Base

    DETROIT -- The Detroit Tigers lost their best player on Friday. Now, manager Brad Ausmus is trying to make sure they don't lose their second-best player...

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  9. Stephen Strasburg Injury: Updates on Nationals P's Status and Return

    Stephen Strasburg 's difficult year for the Washington Nationals got a little more disappointing, as the right-hander was placed on the 15-day disabled list with a left oblique ...

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  10. Strasburg Exits with Apparent Injury

    Stephen Strasburg exits today's game with a member of the training staff with two outs in the fourth inning. Tanner Roark takes over...

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  11. Twins Reinstate Santana, Will Debut Sunday

    Twins officially reinstate Ervin Santana from his 80-game suspension for the use of a performance-enhancing drug...

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  12. Nationals' Bryce Harper Hits Home Run Using America-Themed Bat on July 4th

    You really can't get any more 'Merica than this. Bryce Harper went all out celebrating the Fourth of July by knocking a two-run homer off San Francisco Giants pitcher Madison Bumgarner while using the most patriotic bat in history...

    Arman Walia Written by Arman Walia about 3 days ago 311,956 reads 156 comments

  13. 'MURICA: Harper Goes Deep Using Patriotic Bat

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  14. MLB All-Star Roster 2015: Predictions for Most Surprising Selections

    When leaving the New England Patriots, Bill Parcells famously complained that he didn't want to "cook the dinner" if he couldn't "shop for some of the groceries...

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  15. Cold Hard Fact for Saturday, July 4, 2015

    Fact: For the 1st time in his career, Miguel Cabrera is headed to the DL . Since his 1st full season in 2004, nobody has played in more games (1,809)...

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  16. 76 Years Have Passed Since Lou Gehrig Gave His 'Luckiest Man' Speech

    The Yankees played a doubleheader on July 4, 1939, because it was a holiday and they were expecting a good-sized crowd. But it wasn't just the celebration of our nation's founding that was drawing people in -- it was also Lou Gehrig Appreciation Day...

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  17. Jared Hughes Is Only Active MLB Player Born on July 4

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  18. Status of David Wright's Rehab Is Still Hanging over Mets

    LOS ANGELES — On Mondays, David Wright typically meets with Dr. Robert Watkins, a back surgeon, and undergoes a series of tests for his spinal stenosis. Wright has not yet passed Watkins's tests...

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  19. Lineup: McCann Sits After Friday's Heroics

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  20. J.J. Hardy, Matt Wieters a Stabilizing Duo for Orioles

    There are all sorts of statistical reasons the Orioles spent most of June on a decidedly upward trajectory to the top of the American League East, but there's really no point in overanalyzing their impressive turnaround...

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  21. Avila to Get 1st Career Start at 1B with Miggy Gone

    DETROIT -- With Miguel Cabrera sidelined, the Detroit Tigers will turn to Alex Avila today to fill his spot at first base...

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  22. Indians Pitcher Trevor Bauer Imitates Teammates' Batting Stances During at-Bat

    Cleveland Indians pitcher Trevor Bauer decided to have a little fun during his at-bat in the top of the seventh inning against the Pittsburgh Pirates on Friday night...

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  23. Rays Designate Marc Krauss for Assignment

    The Rays have designated first baseman Marc Krauss for assignment, Bill Chastain of MLB .com tweets. The move clears space on the Rays' 40-man roster for lefty Everett Teaford. They also optioned lefty C...

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  24. What Reds Deserve an All-Star Game Spot?

    CINCINNATI (Richard Skinner) -- With the 86th Major League Baseball All-Star Game being played in Cincinnati it would be nice if the Reds had several representatives in the game, ...

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  25. Matt Moore Pleased with Return — for Now

    NEW YORK — To be honest, Rays left-hander Matt Moore said, he, too, wished he was throwing harder than the 90-, 91-, 92-mph readings that were registering Thursday in his return from Tommy John elbow surgery in April 2014...

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