1. Boston Red Sox: David Price's Comeback Among 5 Reasons to Expect a Sox Breakout

    In no time at all, the 2017 season has knocked the Boston Red Sox down from heavy AL East favorites to a team struggling to stay above .500. Yet there are reasons for hope. There are probably more than five, but there are surely at least five...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 1 month ago 8,771 reads 0 comments

  2. Robinson Cano Placed on 10-Day DL with Quad Injury

    The Seattle Mariners announced second baseman Robinson Cano was placed on the 10-day disabled list Tuesday because of a right quad strain. The move is retroactive to Saturday...

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  3. Matt Cain Joins Elite Giants Company with Career Milestone Monday

    San Francisco Giants hurler Matt Cain allowed just one run on five hits and three walks over 6.2 innings in Monday's 8-4 victory over the rival Los Angeles Dodgers...

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  4. Orioles Will Wear Special Uniforms on 'Celebrate Maryland Day'

    The Baltimore Orioles will hold "Celebrate Maryland Day" on Saturday when they host the Toronto Blue Jays at Camden Yards. While playing their American League East foes, the Orioles will don jerseys and hats designed to honor the state's flag...

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  5. Freddie Freeman Joins List of Elite Sluggers with Early-Season Power Surge

    Atlanta Braves first baseman Freddie Freeman smashed his 13th home run of the season Monday evening, trailing just Hank Aaron (16) and Eddie Mathews (14) for the most dingers through ...

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  6. Yankees Fans Don't Realize They're Getting Interviewed by Aaron Judge

    Ever watch a superhero movie and wonder how citizens don't recognize a giant icon who merely traded a cape for glasses? Aaron Judge proved that such a simple ruse is feasible. Any true New York Yankees fan knows the rookie slugger, who is hitting ...

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  7. Alex Rodriguez to Join 'Shark Tank' Cast as Guest Judge

    Retired MLB superstar Alex Rodriguez will join the cast of ABC's Shark Tank as a guest judge starting in the fall season. Katherine Richter of People passed along the news Monday...

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  8. Testing the B.S. Meter on MLB's Most Shocking 1st-Quarter Breakouts

    Even by baseball standards, the first quarter of the 2017 MLB season has been full of surprises. But rather than gush over them, let's ask the blunt question: What's for real and ...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 1 month ago 52,886 reads 0 comments

  9. MLB Trade Market Watch: Predicting the Biggest Names Who'll Be Up for Grabs

    We're still two-and-a-half months from the non-waiver trade deadline, but it's never too early to start getting a feel for what the summer trade market might look like...

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  10. What is Really Wrong with the Champion Chicago Cubs?

    Chicago Cubs fans know angst. Even after watching their team end the most infamous title drought in professional sports, the North Side faithful have deep reserves of nervous discontent...

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  11. Alex Rodriguez Skips Derek Jeter Jersey Retirement to Eat with Jennifer Lopez

    Alex Rodriguez had things to do other than support his ex-teammate Derek Jeter on Sunday. Jeter was honored with a jersey retirement ceremony at Yankee Stadium, which was packed with fans of No...

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  12. Angels' Yunel Escobar Placed on 10-Day DL with Hamstring Injury

    The Los Angeles Angels placed infielder Yunel Escobar on the 10-day disabled list Monday after he suffered a left hamstring strain, per MLB Roster Moves ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 533 reads 0 comments

  13. Giants' Hunter Pence Placed on 10-Day DL with Hamstring Injury

    San Francisco Giants outfielder Hunter Pence suffered a left hamstring strain and was placed on the 10-day disabled list Monday, per MLB Roster Moves ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 1,799 reads 0 comments

  14. Rangers' Carlos Gomez Expected to Miss 4-6 Weeks with Hamstring Injury

    Texas Rangers outfielder Carlos Gomez will be placed on the disabled list with a right hamstring strain that is expected to keep him out of action for four to six weeks, according ...

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  15. Derek Jeter Tells His Young Nephew He'd Let Him Wear His No. 2 for Yankees

    On Sunday night, the New York Yankees officially retired Derek Jeter's No. 2. That's a tough break for the next generation of ballplayers who would love to be a Yankee and pay tribute to a legend by wearing his number in pinstripes...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 1 month ago 11,334 reads 0 comments

  16. David Ortiz Says He Wants Red Sox Jersey Retirement Ceremony Like Derek Jeter's

    Former Boston Red Sox slugger David Ortiz thought the New York Yankees did such a fantastic job on Derek Jeter's jersey retirement ceremony on Sunday, he told TMZ Sports he hopes the Red Sox do the same for him...

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  17. David Price Feels 'Ready to Go' After Simulated Game in Rehab for Elbow Injury

    Boston Red Sox pitcher David Price said he feels ready to return to the rotation after throwing 75 pitches in a simulated game Sunday...

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  18. MLB Power Rankings: Where All 30 Teams Stand at the Quarter Mark

    For the third consecutive week, we have a new No. 1 team in our weekly MLB power rankings. Had the Houston Astros and New York Yankees split their four-game series over the weekend, ...

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  19. Surprising MLB Flops May Flood 2017 Trade Market with New Superstars

    Death, taxes, people using the "death, taxes and [blank]" cliche, and the Major League Baseball season not going as expected. This particular season, that should make for a wild trade market...

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  20. This Is Fine: MLB's Hot Seats Ready to Catch Fire

    First off, if you didn't get the reference in the headline, here you go . Now, on to the meat of the matter. Or, rather, the heat of the matter...

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  21. MLB Teams Hit 52 Home Runs on Sunday, the 2nd-Most 1-Day Total in Last 10 Years

    The long ball is alive and well in baseball. According to ESPN Stats & Info , the 52 home runs from Sunday were the most in 2017 and matched the record for the second-most for a single day in the last 10 years...

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  22. Derek Jeter Denies He's Trying to Buy Marlins After Yankees Retirement Ceremony

    While the New York Yankees reflected on Derek Jeter 's past Sunday, The Captain wasn't eager to rush into the future...

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  23. Derek Jeter Jersey Retirement Ceremony: Best Pictures, Tweets and More

    The New York Yankees honored The Captain on Sunday. New York retired the shortstop's No. 2 in between games of Sunday's doubleheader against the Houston Astros ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 22,192 reads 0 comments

  24. Drew Pomeranz Suffers Triceps Injury During Red Sox vs. Rays

    Boston Red Sox pitcher Drew Pomeranz left Sunday's loss to the Tampa Bay Rays after just three innings because of left triceps tightness, per Michael Silverman of the Boston Herald ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 1,496 reads 0 comments

  25. Carlos Gomez Suffers Right Hamstring Injury During Athletics vs. Rangers

    Texas Rangers outfielder Carlos Gomez exited Sunday's win over the Oakland Athletics with a right hamstring strain, the team announced . After a poor start to the 2016 season, the Houston Astros released Gomez in August...

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