1. Nationals' Ian Desmond Becomes 3rd Shortstop with Three Straight 20-20 Seasons

    Owning a total of 23 home runs and 22 stolen bases entering Thursday's action, Ian Desmond of the Washington Nationals is just the third shortstop in MLB history to have posted ...

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  2. Ranking MLB's 10 Breakout Seasons of 2014

    Every year in Major League Baseball we are introduced to new stars who burst onto the scene with outstanding individual seasons. 2014 was no different. Breakout stars can come in a variety of different ways...

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  3. What's a Faithful Jew to Do? the Yom Kippur Baseball Dilemma

    In the two days since the Washington Nationals and the Baltimore Orioles nailed spots in the playoffs, hardcore Nats fan Lisa Goldstein has been poring over a Talmudic and logistical ...

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  4. Angels Scratch Jered Weaver from Start After Winning Division

    Some teams celebrate winning a division title by benching all of their regulars the next day, but the Angels have decided to simply bench their starting pitcher. .....

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  5. Halos Scratch Weaver from Start vs. Mariners

    Big break for # Mariners . RT @Alden_Gonzalez: The # Angels have opted to scratch Jered Weaver tonight and instead start LH Wade LeBlanc. .....

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  6. Astros' Jose Altuve Breaks Craig Biggio's Franchise Single-Season Hits Record

    In collecting hits No. 210 and 211 of the season Tuesday night against the Cleveland Indians , Jose Altuve of the Houston Astros broke Craig Biggio's franchise single-season hits record set back in 1998, per ESPN Stats & Info ...

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  7. Beltre Makes History with Single vs. A's

    Adrian Beltre's hit in the first was No. 2591 of his career, passing Vladimir Guerrero for most ever by a native of the Dominican Republic. .....

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  8. Phil Hughes: Major League Number One?

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  9. It's Official: Cincinnati Reds Are Daytona's New MLB Affiliate

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  10. The Morton Dilemma and a Future Ace and First Baseman?

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  11. Nationals Claim Twins' Opening Day Shortstop off Waivers

    It's not often you see a team's Opening Day shortstop get claimed off regular, non-revocable waivers in mid-September, but the Twins just lost Pedro Florimon to the Nationals on the waiver wire...

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  12. Ron Washington Comments on Resignation from Texas Rangers

    Ron Washington surprisingly resigned as manager of the Texas Rangers on Sept. 5, citing personal reasons. He spoke to the media on Thursday to address his decision and the reason he stepped down from his job...

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  13. Pittsburgh Pirates Minor League Awards

    The Pittsburgh Pirates are making a run for a second consecutive playoff appearance, something that seemed nearly unfathomable several years ago...

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  14. As Time Flies for Kyle Hendricks, Confidence Builds for Cubs

    CHICAGO -- Two of the most humble of Chicago Cubs prospects took center stage on Wednesday at Wrigley Field.....

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  15. Kris Bryant Will Be Worth Wait for Cubs

    CHICAGO -- The newest Baseball America was piled up on the Chicago Cubs ' clubhouse table Wednesday afternoon. The face on the front is a familiar one, Kris Bryant, the publication's biggest crush and its obvious Minor League Player of the Year...

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  16. Honoree Kris Bryant Not Ornery at Wrigley

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  17. Josh Reddick Injury: Updates on Athletics Star's Ankle and Return

    The Oakland Athletics are tied for the top American League Wild Card spot, but they might be without one of their top players. Outfielder Josh Reddick suffered an ankle injury that will sideline him for at least one game...

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  18. Washington Reveals He Left Rangers After Cheating on Wife

    Ron Washington: “I was not true to my wife after 42 years. I broke her trust. I'm here today to own that mistake and to apologize to her...

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  19. Series Preview: Dodgers at Cubs

    CHICAGO -- Getting blown out in two straight games in Colorado and slipping two games in the standings heightened the Los Angeles Dodgers ' sense of urgency in Chicago, where the Cubs are feeling pretty good about their chances of playing spoiler...

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  20. Dodgers Agree to Affiliation Agreement with Double-A Tulsa Through 2016

    TULSA -- The Dodgers made official on Wednesday a player development contract with the Double-A Tulsa Drillers, a two-year agreement through the 2016 season.....

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  21. The Joe Nathan Signing Has Failed; Pull the Plug on Him

    What do you get when you combine a general manager who has proven unable to properly build a bullpen and a field manager whose bullpen usage would make you swear he graduated from your ...

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  22. Tigers Set Starting Rotation for Royals, Skipping Kyle Lobstein

    First place on the line, Justin Verlander, Max Scherzer, and Rick Porcello are tabbed for starting assignments this weekend against the Royals .....

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  23. Grizzlies getting Astros' Triple-A affiliation

    The Fresno Grizzlies will affiliate with the Houston Astros beginning in 2015, a source at Fresno City Hall told The Bee on Thursday morning...

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  24. Tigers' J.D. Martinez Continues to Show Power in Clutch

    Minneapolis — He swung as usual. This time, it was a full swipe at a 92-mph fastball from Glen Perkins, the Twins reliever who treats Tigers batters about the way Joe Nathan did in previous years when Nathan was a shutdown Minnesota closer...

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  25. Anibal Sanchez to Throw Bullpen Session Thursday

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