1. Ben Cherington: 'I'm Not Worried About Hanley' Ramirez

    It's clear to anyone who has been watching over the past two weeks that Hanley Ramirez' swing has been compromised by a still-healing left shoulder.....

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  2. Smith's Suspension Puts Baseball's Unwritten Rules in a Sticky Situation

    NEW YORK – Major league pitchers have been allowed to use rosin since 1925, the year that masking tape was invented, and 10 years before the first night game...

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  3. White Sox to Skip Carlos Rodon's Next Start

    Determined not to overwork their most precious rookie, the Chicago White Sox decided Friday to skip left-hander Carlos Rodon's next scheduled start...

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  4. Giants Splash: Cain Progressing, Strickland Coming (maybe)

    Matt Cain's recovery from a right elbow injury continues to progress with no setbacks. He threw all of his pitches during a bullpen session Friday and could throw to hitters as soon as Tuesday in Milwaukee ...

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  5. Cubs Owner Ricketts Buys Wrigley Rooftop Buildings

    Just two months into the baseball season, the Cubs are exceeding fans' expectations and creating a national buzz with one of the best records in the National League .....

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  6. Lineups: Solarte to Lead off for Padres

    In an attempt to jolt a scuffling lineup, Padres manager Bud Black has inserted Yangervis Solarte in tonight's leadoff spot. It'll be Solarte's first time batting atop the order this season...

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  7. Junior Lake Receives Rare Start

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  8. Why Harang's Renaissance Is Happening at Age 37

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  9. Williams: Roark Will Start Monday or Tuesday as Fister Heals on D.L.

    With Doug Fister (right forearm tightness) still recovering on the disabled list, Nationals manager Matt Williams announced during Friday's pregame media availability that Tanner Roark will get the next start to fill Fister's spot...

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  10. Blanks' Injury Woes Continue; Rangers Put of on DL, Bring Back Smolinski

    NEW YORK _- Kyle Blanks' career-long inability to stay healthy continued on Friday as the Texas Rangers put him on the disabled list because of a pilonidal cyst.....

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  11. WSJ: Why Children Are Abandoning Baseball

    The ball fields at Delano-Hitch Park were covered in snow when Jim Wilson launched a campaign to keep them in use...

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  12. Dan Hayes on Twitter

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  13. Henry Schulman on Twitter

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  14. Rhett Bollinger on Twitter

    OF Jordan Schafer went for a second opinion on his right knee. But Dr. James Andrews said same thing as Twins docs. No surgery needed...

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  15. Dodgers' Brett Anderson Pitches in Wet Conditions for Third Straight Outing

    On Wednesday night Brett Anderson pitched in wet weather for his third consecutive start. Anderson won a rain-shortened game in Colorado on May 8.....

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  16. MadBum HRs off Kershaw; Statcast tells you why

    Clayton Kershaw has faced more than 5,700 hitters over his eight-year career, but never once had he allowed an opposing pitcher to hit a home run -- never, that is, until Thursday, ...

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  17. Tigers' David Price: 'Good Things Are Going to Come'

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  18. Castillo Batting 8th vs. LAA in 2015 Debut

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  19. Konerko's Everyman Style Made Him a Favorite

    His tools were a first baseman's mitt and a bat, not a sledgehammer or a wrench. But Paul Konerko was the first person you wanted to see after clocking in on the job. Any job.....

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  20. No surgery for Coco Crisp's neck injury, just rest, rehab

    As Bob Melvin had indicated earlier in the week when Coco Crisp reinjured his neck, it's the same problem Crisp had last season, which a neck specialist in Dallas confirmed on Thursday...

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  21. Mets to Utilize a Six-Man Rotation After Dillon Gee Returns

    MLB .com's Anthony DiComo reports that starter Dillon Gee will be activated from the disabled list on Saturday...

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  22. Pirates' McCutchen Laughs Off Pay Stub Leak

    Pirates outfielder Andrew McCutchen reacted with laughter rather than anger Friday after a photo of one of his pay stubs turned up on the Internet...

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  23. Washington Nationals: Not Too Early to Give Bryce Harper MVP Consideration

    Since 2009, when he graced the cover of Sports Illustrated at the ripe age of 16, Bryce Harper has faced a flurry of doubters and unrealistic expectations...

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  24. ESPN: The Economics of 154-Game MLB Season

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  25. Alex Wilson Has Been Quiet Surprise in Tigers Better-Than-Expected Bullpen

    DETROIT >> Certainly having the ninth inning locked down has had a positive effect on the Detroit Tigers ' bullpen, paying off with the fourth-lowest reliever ERA in the American League ...

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