1. Bryce Harper Avoids Free Agency Talk Before Yankees Game: 'I'm a National Now'

    Washington Nationals outfielder Bryce Harper refused to indulge speculation regarding his impending free agency prior to Tuesday night's game against the New York Yankees . "I'm a National now," Harper said, according to ESPN...

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  2. Diamondbacks' A.J. Pollock Out 4-8 Weeks After Thumb Injury Diagnosed as Fracture

    Arizona Diamondbacks outfielder A.J. Pollock could miss four to eight weeks because of an avulsion fracture in his left thumb, the team announced Tuesday...

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  3. Report: Robinson Cano to Have Hand Surgery After Getting 80-Game PED Ban

    Seattle Mariners second baseman Robinson Cano will have ample time to let his injured hand heal. Per MLB .com's Mark Feinsand , the eight-time All-Star's fractured right hand will require surgery...

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  4. Adrian Beltre Placed on 10-Day DL with Hamstring Injury

    Texas Rangers third baseman Adrian Beltre 's injury-plagued 2018 season took another hit Tuesday, as the veteran was placed on the 10-day disabled list, according to Jeff Wilson of Fort Worth Star-Telegram ...

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  5. Red Sox RP Carson Smith Suffers Shoulder Injury Throwing Glove in Dugout

    Boston Red Sox pitcher Carson Smith 's temper could keep him off the field for a significant amount of time...

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  6. Does Robinson Cano's 80-Game Suspension Put Surefire-HOFer Resume Up in Smoke?

    Robinson Cano 's path may still lead him to Cooperstown in the end, but it just got a lot less direct. With eight All-Star appearances and a laundry list of statistical feats ...

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  7. Robinson Cano Suspended 80 Games by MLB for Positive PED Test

    Seattle Mariners second baseman Robinson Cano was suspended 80 games Tuesday for violating Major League Baseball's joint drug agreement, according to The Athletic's Ken Rosenthal ...

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  8. $187 Million Dodgers Have Become MLB's Worst Dollar-for-Dollar Value

    After five straight division titles and one ill-fated World Series run, the life the Los Angeles Dodgers have been living has switched from "charmed" to "cursed." They're not the worst team in Major League Baseball...

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

    MLB 's July 31 non-waiver trade deadline is more than two months away. Will that stop us from speculating on the biggest names who might be available? No, it won't. There's obviously guesswork involved...

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  10. B/R's MLB 20 for '20: Projecting Top 20 Second Basemen in 2020

    Baseball is a tough sport to predict day in, 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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  11. Rockies' DJ LeMahieu Placed on 10-Day DL with Left Thumb Injury

    The Colorado Rockies announced they placed second baseman DJ LeMahieu on the 10-day disabled list Monday with a left thumb sprain and recalled Pat Valaika in a corresponding roster move...

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  12. Pirates' Jameson Taillon Open to Having Hand Urinated on If It Heals Cut Finger

    Pittsburgh Pirates starting pitcher Jameson Taillon is willing to adopt extreme measures if it means healing a cut on the middle finger of his right hand...

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  13. Roberto Osuna's Administrative Leave Extended Until May 21 by MLB

    Major League Baseball announced paid administrative leave for Blue Jays pitcher Roberto Osuna , who was charged with assaulting a woman in Toronto, has been extended until May 21...

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  14. Vladimir Guerrero Jr. Tricks Fans into Thinking He Was Called Up by Blue Jays

    Vladimir Guerrero Jr. will almost certainly make his Toronto Blue Jays debut sometime soon, but it won't be this week despite some trolling from the minor league star...

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  15. MLB Power Rankings: Bryce Harper and the Nationals Are on the Rise

    The New York Yankees maintained their hold on the No. 1 spot in our weekly power rankings thanks to a big series win over the rival Boston Red Sox. However, there was plenty of shuffling in the upper half of the rankings...

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  16. Manny Machado Blockbuster Trade Won't Solve Cubs' Biggest Problem

    To state the painfully obvious, Manny Machado would make any MLB team instantly and exponentially better. Entering play Sunday, Machado was hitting .342 with a 1.084 OPS for the Baltimore Orioles ...

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  17. Yankees Have 4 Players with 10 or More Home Runs by 40th Game for 1st Time Ever

    The New York Yankees continue to showcase the depth of their lineup this season, already accomplishing something no team has ever done in franchise history. According to Coley Harvey of ESPN...

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  18. Report: Bruce Maxwell to Miss A's Series in Toronto over Pending Legal Situation

    Oakland Athletics catcher Bruce Maxwell will miss his team's upcoming series against the Toronto Blue Jays at Rogers Centre because of a pending legal situation, per Susan Slusser of the San Francisco Chronicle ...

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  19. Cardinals' Adam Wainwright Likely Going on DL After Reaggravating Elbow Injury

    St. Louis Cardinals starting pitcher Adam Wainwright exited Sunday's 5-3 loss to the San Diego Padres at Petco Park because of a lingering right elbow injury, according to the St...

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  20. Adrian Beltre Exits Rangers vs. Astros After Re-Aggravating Hamstring Injury

    Texas Rangers third baseman Adrian Beltre left Sunday's game against the Houston Astros after he re-aggravated a left hamstring injury, according to TR Sullivan of MLB .com...

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  21. Jacob deGrom Removed by Mets for Precautionary Reasons in Return from Injury

    New York Mets right-hander Jacob deGrom didn't suffer an injury in Sunday's game against the Philadelphia Phillies despite pitching just one inning. According to MLB ...

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  22. Robinson Cano's Hand Injury Diagnosed as Fractured 5th Metacarpal After HBP

    Seattle Mariners second baseman Robinson Cano left Sunday's game against the Detroit Tigers after being hit in the hand by a pitch and was diagnosed with a fractured fifth metacarpal...

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  23. Ben Zobrist Rips MLB in IG Post After Being Threatened with Fine for Cleats

    Chicago Cubs utility man Ben Zobrist spoke out Saturday after he received an "official warning" letter from Major League Baseball for wearing black cleats. Zobrist posted a picture of the letter on Instagram alongside a photo of his cleats...

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  24. Jim Kaat: 7-Inning MLB Games Would Bring in More Fans, Improve Pitching Staffs

    Former Major League Baseball pitcher Jim Kaat has offered a suggestion he believes will improve fan experience and make pitching staffs better. Per The Athletic's Ken Rosenthal , Kaat would like to see MLB games shortened to seven innings...

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  25. Matt Harvey on Scoreless Reds Debut: 'It's a Good First Start'

    Matt Harvey 's tumultuous 2018 season took a positive turn Friday when he allowed no runs on one hit over four innings in his first start for the Cincinnati Reds ...

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