1. Cubs Can't Pull out 2nd Straight Comeback Win

    CHICAGO — The Chicago Cubs tried to follow the same script that produced a comeback win the day before. They just couldn't pull off a similar finish. The Cubs fell behind St...

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  2. Rays Stop Fading Red Sox for 9th Win in Row

    ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- Ben Zobrist homered, Matt Joyce and Kevin Kiermaier each had an RBI single and the Tampa Bay Rays beat the skidding Boston Red Sox 3-0 Saturday night for their ninth consecutive victory...

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  3. Peralta Wins 12th as Brewers Top Mets 5-2

    MILWAUKEE -- Wily Peralta earned his team-leading 12th win, and Mark Reynolds homered in the Milwaukee Brewers ' 5-2 victory over the New York Mets on Saturday night.....

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  4. Teheran Earns 10th Win as Braves Top Padres 5-3

    ATLANTA -- Freddie Freeman had three hits and an RBI, Julio Teheran earned his 10th win and the Atlanta Braves took advantage of Ordisamer Despaigne's control problems to beat the San Diego Padres 5-3 on Saturday night...

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  5. Butler, Royals Overcome Indians for 5th Win in Row

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Billy Butler homered for the second straight game and the Kansas City Royals overcame a five-run deficit to beat Cleveland 7-5 Saturday night for their fifth straight win...

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  6. Sale Strikes out 12 as White Sox Blank Twins

    Chris Sale tied a season high with 12 strikeouts in eight dominant innings, Alexei Ramirez hit his 10th homer, and the Chicago White Sox beat Minnesota 7-0 on Saturday night for their third straight win over the Twins ...

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  7. Video: Koehler Takes Liner off Back, SS Catches Rebound

    Tom Koehler is going to have a bruise, but at least he got the out. The Marlins right-hander took a Chris Carter line drive off of his back, which went into the air and was caught by shortstop Adeiny Hechavarria for the first out of the third inning...

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  8. MLB Rumors: Latest Buzz Surrounding Jon Lester, Matt Kemp and More

    With just days to go until the July 31 trade deadline, the MLB rumors are rampant as teams fight to position themselves as championship contenders or sell off assets and play for next year...

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  9. Pierzynski Debuts with 3 Hits to Lead Cards

    CHICAGO -- Matt Adams drove in four runs, A.J. Pierzynski had three hits in his St. Louis debut and the Cardinals beat the Chicago Cubs 6-3 on Saturday to stop a four-game skid...

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  10. Sabean: Cain 'Out for Awhile,' Led to Peavy Trade

    SAN FRANCISCO -- Even with six days remaining until Major League Baseball's trade deadline, Giants general manager Brian Sabean felt he was running out of time...

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  11. Thomas: 'I Lost More Than Anybody Else in Steroid Era'

    Frank Thomas will reach the pinnacle of his professional career Sunday when the two-time MVP is inducted into baseball's Hall of Fame.....

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  12. Young Pitches Mariners to 4-3 Win over Orioles

    SEATTLE -- Chris Young allowed two hits in seven shutout innings and the Seattle Mariners snapped a four-game losing streak by holding off the Baltimore Orioles 4-3 on Saturday...

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  13. Deal with It: Red Sox Should Trade Lester If They Do Not Plan to Sign Him

    And really, outside of a few obligatory comments from club officials, what evidence is there that the Sox want to do that?.....

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  14. Carlos Gonzalez Injures Ankle, Scratched from Rockies Lineup

    Carlos Gonzalez walked into the Rockies clubhouse Saturday with one shoe off and one shoe on, halfway to the "diddle diddle dumpling" nursery rhyme.....

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  15. Rockies Have Typo on Game-Day Promotion for Troy Tulowitzki

    The Colorado Rockies had good intentions with their game-day promotion for Saturday night against the Pittsburgh Pirates, but the execution didn't go as planned. Update: Saturday, July 26, 2014, 8:15 p...

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  16. Rockies Misspell Troy Tulowitzki's Name on T-Shirt Giveaway Night

    As the Rockies kick off a short two-game homestand against the Pirates , the club attracted fans to the ballpark by giving away t-shirt jerseys featuring their star shortstop, Troy Tulowitzki...

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  17. Reds Blank Nats to End 7-Game Losing Slide

    CINCINNATI -- Johnny Cueto fanned nine in seven innings on Saturday, and Brayan Pena singled through a drawn-in infield for the only run, leading the Cincinnati Reds to a 1-0 victory over the Washington Nationals that ended a seven-game losing streak...

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  18. Chisenhall (Illness) Scratched vs. Royals

    New Tribe 9: Kipnis 2B, Ramirez SS, Brantley CF, Santana 1B, Dickerson LF, Swisher DH, Gomes C, Murphy RF, Aviles 3B. SP: McAllister...

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  19. Red Sox to Call Up Allen Webster for Sunday's Start in Place of Jake Peavy

    With a rotation spot now available following today's trade of Jake Peavy, the Red Sox will call up right-handed pitcher Allen Webster from Triple-A to start on Sunday in Tampa against the Rays , WEEI...

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  20. CarGo out vs. Pirates with Sprained Ankle

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  21. Watch: Chris Capuano Pitch Almost Kills Dragonfly

    During the course of Saturday's Blue Jays - Yankees tilt (TOR 6, NYY 4), newly acquired Yanks hurler Chris Capuano and his unchecked blood-lust perpetrated what follows, presumably with malice aforethought ...

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  22. Jake Peavy Trade Could Be Giants' Latest Reclamation Success Story

    The San Francisco Giants have this special trick that they like to perform on seemingly over-the-hill veterans that involves turning them into, well, not over-the-hill veterans...

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  23. Where Does the 2014 Hall of Fame Class Rank Among MLB's Best Ever?

    After 2013 saw the BBWAA elect no one to the MLB Hall of Fame for the first time since 1996 and just the third time since 1960, three players earned the nod this year...

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  24. Hall of Famers Take Us Inside Yankees-Braves Battle for 1990s Dynasty Status

    COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. — The hills are alive with the sounds of Atlanta Braves fans Tomahawk chopping, Greg Maddux wisecracking, Tom Glavine analyzing and Bobby Cox and Joe Torre managing...

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  25. Report: Mike Carp Has Asked the Red Sox to Trade Him

    Mike Carp was a useful bench player for the Red Sox last season, but he has struggled in a diminished role so far this season and Peter Abraham of the Boston Globe reports that he has asked the team to trade him...

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