1. Gary Sanchez Benched for 1 Game by Yankees over Poor Defense

    New York Yankees manager Joe Girardi benched catcher Gary Sanchez for Sunday's game against the Cleveland Indians , citing Sanchez's poor defense. " The start is not the message," Girardi said, per ESPN...

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  2. Marlins MiLB Players Take a Swim in Their Flooded Dugout

    They may make the game unplayable, but rainouts can have their perks. A couple of players from the Miami Marlins Triple-A affiliates, the New Orleans Baby Cakes, found the silver ...

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  3. Dodgers Complete Best 50-Game Stretch in MLB Since 1912 with Win vs. Mets

    With a come-from-behind 7-4 victory over the New York Mets on Saturday, the Los Angeles Dodgers have completed the best 50-game stretch in Major League Baseball since 1912 by going 43-7...

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  4. Matt Joyce Suspended 2 Games for Directing Gay Slur at Fan During Game

    Oakland Athletics outfielder Matt Joyce has been suspended for two games without pay after using an anti-gay slur during an exchange with a fan during Friday's game against the Los Angeles Angels ...

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  5. Salvador Perez Diagnosed with Intercostal Injury After Leaving Game vs. Mariners

    Kansas City Royals catcher Salvador Perez could miss extended time after suffering an intercostal strain after leaving Friday's game against the Seattle Mariners ...

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  6. Matt Joyce Apologizes for Directing Homophobic Slur at Fan in Game vs. Angels

    Oakland Athletics outfielder Matt Joyce apologized Saturday for yelling a gay slur toward a fan during Friday's 8-6 loss to the Los Angeles Angels ...

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  7. Pablo Sandoval Recalled to MLB Roster by Giants After Brandon Belt Injury

    The San Francisco Giants announced Saturday they added Pablo Sandoval to the 25-man active roster after placing Brandon Belt on the seven-day concussion protocol...

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  8. Sean Rodriguez Reportedly Traded to Pirates for Prospect

    MLB .com's Mark Bowman reported Saturday that the Atlanta Braves traded utility man Sean Rodriguez to the Pittsburgh Pirates in exchange for a catching prospect...

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  9. Felix Hernandez Reportedly Placed on 10-Day DL with Biceps Injury

    The Seattle Mariners on Saturday reportedly placed starting pitcher Felix Hernandez on the 10-day disabled list with right biceps tendinitis. MLB .com's Greg Johns tweeted the news...

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  10. Curtis Granderson Clears Waivers, Is Eligible to Be Traded by Mets

    New York Mets outfielder Curtis Granderson reportedly cleared revocable waivers, which means he's eligible to get moved even though the MLB non-waiver trade deadline passed Monday...

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  11. Giancarlo Stanton Hit His 8th Multi-Home-Run Game This Season

    Fact: Giancarlo Stanton hit two home runs against the Atlanta Braves on Friday night, his eighth multi-home-run game this season. Last season, Yasmany Tomas led the majors with seven such games...

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  12. Matt Joyce Calls Fan Homophobic Slur During Game vs. Angels

    Oakland Athletics outfielder Matt Joyce used an anti-gay slur Friday night during a verbal exchange with a fan while the A's were playing the Los Angeles Angels on the road...

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  13. Giancarlo Stanton Knocks His 34th and 35th Home Runs vs. Braves

    Giancarlo Stanton has consistently racked up homers for the Marlins all season, and Friday evening was no different. As Miami faced off against the Braves in Atlanta, the Marlins were having a rough first few innings against knuckleballer R...

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  14. Yu Darvish Dazzles in Dodgers Debut with 10 Ks Through 7 Innings vs. Mets

    If Yu Darvish 's Dodgers debut is any indication of future performance, they're not going to be missing any of the prospects they sent to Texas any time soon...

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  15. Jay Bruce Reportedly Clears Waivers, Is Eligible to Be Traded

    New York Mets outfielder Jay Bruce cleared waivers Friday, paving the way for him to be traded to any team before the Aug. 31 waiver deadline. Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports reported the news...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 1 month ago 44,999 reads 0 comments

  16. Ex-MLB Commissioner Fay Vincent Says Sports Gambling Likely to Be Legalized Soon

    Former MLB commissioner Fay Vincent said he believes legalized sports gambling is an inevitability that will fundamentally alter sports as we know it...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 1 month ago 2,921 reads 0 comments

  17. Paul Goldschmidt and Willson Contreras Combine for MLB History

    The Arizona Diamondbacks and Chicago Cubs squared off for the final contest of their three-game set Thursday afternoon...

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  18. Justin Verlander Reportedly Clears Revocable Trade Waivers

    Detroit Tigers starting pitcher Justin Verlander has reportedly cleared revocable trade waivers, which makes him eligible to be dealt following Monday's non-waiver MLB trade deadline...

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  19. Addison Russell Placed on Cubs 10-Day DL with Foot Injury

    Chicago Cubs shortstop Addison Russell suffered a foot injury that has landed him on the 10-day disabled list. The Cubs announced Friday that Russell had been placed on the DL, retroactive to Aug...

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  20. Corey Kluber Becomes 2nd SP in 2017 to Have Multiples CGs with 10+ Strikeouts

    Fact: Corey Kluber threw a complete game and struck out 11 in the Cleveland Indians' 5-1 win over the New York Yankees on Thursday, becoming only the second pitcher in baseball ...

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  21. Updated Post-Deadline 2017 MLB Postseason Predictions

    It's time for another round of way-too-early postseason predictions that are sure to upset almost everyone. With the trade deadline passed, we now have a good idea of what clubs are going to look like over the final two months and on into October...

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  22. Ranking 10 MLB Stars Most Likely to Be Traded This Offseason

    "Trade" has been the magic word in baseball of late thanks to the just-passed deadline for teams to make unrestricted deals...

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  23. Paul DeJong Is Breakout MLB Star Thanks in Part to Man Serving 4 Years in Prison

    It was the day before the 2015 draft began, the day before some team was going to give the most unlikely pre-med student at Illinois State University the chance to take another step toward his dream...

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  24. Sonny Gray Is an Ace, but He Can't Solve Yankees' Problems

    So much for Sonny Gray the savior. In his hotly anticipated debut with the New York Yankees , the 27-year-old right-hander flashed ace-like moments and finished with a perfectly respectable line: 6 IP, 4 H, 2 ER, 6 SO, 3 BB...

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  25. Mike Trout's 6th 20-Homer Season Before Turning 26 Ties MLB Record

    Los Angeles Angels star center fielder Mike Trout cranked his 20th home run of the season in the third inning of Wednesday evening's game off of Philadelphia Phillies starter Jake Thompson...

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