1. Why Is Drew Smyly Pitching Better Now?

    The Tigers thought they were upgrading their rotation when they traded Austin Jackson and Drew Smyly for David Price at this year's trade deadline. While this is probably true, small samples can play weird tricks on us...

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  2. Joe Nathan Helps out Detroit Fire Dept.

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  3. Cain Sparks Royals' Offense in Win over Tigers

    A fired-up Lorenzo Cain was the Royals ' primary offensive force in their 3-0 victory over the Tigers on Wednesday night...

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  4. Yost Cautious as Closer Holland Nears Return

    The Royals bypassed closer Greg Holland in the save situation in Wednesday night's 3-0 win over the Tigers and successfully went with Wade Davis instead...

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  5. Closer Street Still Unavailable as Angels 'Play It Safe'

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  6. Angels' pitching staff has stepped up in big way

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  7. Trout Joins Elite Group with 100th Run Scored

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  8. What Should We Expect from Giants Rookie Andrew Susac?

    San Francisco Giants rookie catcher Andrew Susac has played quite well since reaching the major leagues. Through 24 games, he's hitting .271/.328/.508 with three homers, an OPS+ of 137 and a wRC+ of 140...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 3 days ago 251 reads 0 comments

  9. Tim Lincecum Almost Certainly Wouldn't Make a Postseason Roster

    Look at that damned headline. Take yourself out of the present and think big picture. Think about where you were on Sunday night when Tim Lincecum debuted in the majors, how hard you rooted for him to win his first Cy Young...

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  10. Texas Rangers on Pace for Historic Failure

    Just three years removed from a second consecutive appearance in the World Series, the Texas Rangers are on the verge of breaking a 41-year-old record...

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  11. Video: Santana Cranks No-Doubt 2-Run Blast

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  12. Indians Clear Mike Aviles to Return from Concussion

    Mike Aviles has been sidelined since suffering a concussion on September 1, but the Indians utility man has been cleared to return by doctors...

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  13. Dodgers, Giants Set for Crucial NL West Showdown

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  14. Harang Shows Veteran Composure in Terrific Outing

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  15. Simmons Rests, Regroups After Rough Second-Half Stretch

    Andrelton Simmons has spent the early portion of his career drawing justifiable comparisons to Hall of Fame shortstop Ozzie Smith...

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  16. Ziegler's Operation More Complicated Than Expected

    D-backs reliever Brad Ziegler underwent microfracture surgery on his left knee Tuesday, a more serious procedure than initially anticipated...

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  17. Collmenter Strong, but D-Backs Shut out

    For six innings, the D-backs battled the Giants to a draw, but the seventh, and in turn the game, belonged to the Giants...

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  18. Koji Uehara on the Return of His Split: 'It's Still Not There'

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  19. Jaso to Halt Baseball Activities; Doctor Not 'Happy the Direction He Was Going'

    Oakland Athletics catcher John Jaso continues to experience the effects of his second concussion in 13 months and as a result will halt baseball activities, Oakland manager Bob Mevin said Wednesday...

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  20. Sox's Chairman: 'We've Got a Lot of Money to Spend'

    Red Sox chairman Tom Werner joined Dennis & Callahan on Thursday morning and promised that ownership has “a lot of money to spend” and is “determined” ...

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  21. Lineup: Peralta Returns as Molina Sits

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  22. Bogaerts Continues to Swing a Hot Bat

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  23. Giants Keep Pace Thanks to Vogey, Late Runs

    Though Ryan Vogelsong received no decision in the Giants' 5-0 victory Wednesday night over the Arizona Diamondbacks, San Francisco's latest triumph at least can be attributed to him...

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  24. Crawford Backs Haren as Dodgers Shut out Padres

    If you wonder why Don Mattingly is sticking with Yasiel Puig, you probably wondered why he was sticking with Dan Haren and Carl Crawford two months ago. Look how that turned out...

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  25. Ranking Atlanta Braves' Most Ideal 1st-Round Matchups

    The Atlanta Braves notched a much-needed victory over the Washington Nationals on Wednesday afternoon to remain in the hunt for a wild-card berth. Amazingly, the Braves sit just 1...

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