1. Cardinals' Jordan Hicks Throws Fastest Strike in MLB Statcast History at 105 MPH

    St. Louis Cardinals relief pitcher Jordan Hicks set a new record in the Statcast era, hitting 105 mph on the radar gun in Sunday's 5-1 win over the Philadelphia Phillies. According to the St...

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  2. Khris Davis Exits vs. Blue Jays with Groin Injury Diagnosed as Strain

    Oakland Athletics designated hitter Khris Davis suffered a right groin strain in Sunday's game against the Toronto Blue Jays , the San Francisco Chronicle 's Susan Slusser reported...

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  3. Yankees News: Greg Bird Could Return from Ankle Surgery 'Within the Next Week'

    First baseman Greg Bird could be nearing a return to the New York Yankees after undergoing ankle surgery during spring training. Yankees manager Aaron Boone told reporters on Sunday that Bird has a chance to be back within the next week...

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  4. Jose Bautista Released by Braves, Johan Camargo Named Atlanta's Starting 3B

    The Atlanta Braves released veteran slugger Jose Bautista on Sunday, according to Mark Bowman of MLB .com...

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  5. Howie Kendrick Injury Diagnosed as Ruptured Achilles, Juan Soto Recalled

    The Washington Nationals will be without utility man Howie Kendrick due to a ruptured Achilles tendon...

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  6. MLB Trade Rumors: Tyson Ross Becoming Potential Trade Target

    The San Diego Padres could reportedly have a surprisingly valuable piece of trade bait on their hands. According to Fox Sports' Ken Rosenthal , starting pitcher Tyson Ross ...

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  7. Jason Heyward: Concussion Made Him 'Believer' on How Scary Head Injuries Are

    The Chicago Cubs activated Jason Heyward from the seven-day disabled list Friday after he recovered from a concussion, and the 28-year-old outfielder explained how the injury ...

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  8. Drew Butera Pays Up on Deal, Lets Fan Dagan Dye Hair Pink After Beating Cancer

    Kansas City Royals catcher Drew Butera is a man of his word. As the Royals shared in a video, Butera made a deal with a young fan named Dagan that if the latter beat cancer he could dye the catcher's hair whatever color he wanted...

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  9. Arizona Diamondbacks vs. New York Mets: Odds, Analysis, MLB Betting Pick

    The National League West-leading Arizona Diamondbacks (25-18) will kick off a nine-game road trip as underdogs at the sportsbooks in New York against the Mets (20-19) on Friday...

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  10. B/R's Top 50 MLB Prospects at Season's Quarter Mark

    Established stars drive a team's success at the MLB level and put fans in the seats, but we're always looking to the future. Who's next? Ahead is a look at the top 50 prospects in baseball at the quarter mark of the 2018 season...

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  11. Manny Machado Trade Rumors: Orioles Star Is Cubs' 'Main Target' at Deadline

    The Chicago Cubs are reportedly targeting Baltimore Orioles shortstop Manny Machado in trade discussions. According to Jon Heyman of FRS Baseball, Machado is "the Cubs' main target" before the July 31 non-waiver trade deadline...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 3 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  12. Yankees Spent Wednesday Night in Dulles Airport After Flight Delayed 12 Hours

    The New York Yankees were forced to spend Wednesday night at Dulles International Airport in Virginia. Speaking to Newsday 's Erik Boland , Yankees general manager Brian ...

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  13. Adam Jones Buys Cal Ripken Jr.'s Maryland Estate for $12.5 Million

    Cal Ripken Jr . and Adam Jones now have more in common than just being Baltimore Orioles . According to The Athletic's Ken Rosenthal , Jones recently dropped $12.5 million on a 25-acre estate in Reisterstown, Maryland...

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  14. Mark Teixeira 'Not Surprised' by Robinson Cano PED Use, Notes Biogenesis Link

    Former New York Yankees first baseman Mark Teixeira said Thursday he's "not surprised" Robinson Cano get suspended 80 games by Major League Baseball after he tested positive for a banned substance...

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  15. Dave Roberts' Job Safe Despite Dodgers' Early Struggles, GM Farhan Zaidi Says

    Los Angeles Dodgers general manager Farhan Zaidi has given Dave Roberts a vote of confidence, despite the team's 16-26 start entering play on Thursday...

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  16. Casey Mize Still Goes No. 1 to Tigers in ESPN's Keith Law's 2018 Mock Draft 2.0

    In his latest mock draft released Thursday , ESPN's Keith Law had Auburn Tigers starting pitcher Casey Mize going first overall to the Detroit Tigers ...

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  17. 'Absolutely ... I'm All for It': MLB's Stars Debate Pitchers Using Pine Tar

    If the Houston Astros have a sense of humor, manager AJ Hinch will call timeout after Cleveland's Mike Clevinger throws his first pitch Friday and ask the umpires to check the baseball in full view of Indians teammate Trevor Bauer...

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  18. B/R's MLB 20 for '20: Projecting Top 20 Shortstops in 2020

    Baseball is a tough sport to predict day in and day out, and it becomes exponentially more difficult to project when looking years into the future. But that's exactly what we're going to be doing here...

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  19. 2018 Playoff Odds for Every MLB Team at Season's Quarter Mark

    Welcome to the quarter mark of the 2018 Major League Baseball season. There may be no more appropriate way to celebrate than by finally throwing out preseason expectations for MLB 's playoff picture...

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  20. Bartolo Colon: 'Big Belly' Protected Him from 101 MPH Ball Hitting Him

    The Texas Rangers defeated the Seattle Mariners 5-1 on Wednesday at Safeco Field, but the game took a backseat for a moment when starting pitcher Bartolo Colon was drilled by a hard line drive off the bat of Jean Segura...

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  21. Justin Verlander Throws Complete-Game Shutout vs. Angels, Cuts ERA to 1.05

    Justin Verlander is on another level this season. That much was clear Wednesday night when the Houston Astros ace twirled a complete-game five-hit gem in a 2-0 win over the Los Angeles Angels at Angel Stadium of Anaheim...

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  22. Brandon Belt Suggests Some Umpires Call Strikes to Shorten Length of Game

    San Francisco Giants outfielder Brandon Belt was not pleased Wednesday's 6-3 loss to the Cincinnati Reds ended on a called third strike with him at the plate and the potential ...

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  23. Miguel Cabrera 'Mad' over Robinson Cano's Suspension, Says He Didn't Cheat

    Detroit Tigers first baseman Miguel Cabrera said Tuesday he's "mad" about the 80-game suspension given to Seattle Mariners second baseman Robinson Cano after he tested positive ...

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  24. Joey Votto Apologizes for Saying He Doesn't Care About Canadian Baseball

    Cincinnati Reds first baseman Joey Votto apologized on Wednesday for his comments regarding Canadian baseball and Seattle Mariners pitcher James Paxton's recent no-hitter in Toronto...

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  25. Red Sox News: Blake Swihart's Agent Asks Team to Trade Catcher

    Boston Red Sox catcher Blake Swihart 's agent said Tuesday he has asked the team to trade his client because of a lack of consistent playing time...

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