1. Rays rally to beat Yankees

    ST. PETERSBURG — At some point, manager Joe Maddon has insisted, the line drives will have eyes, the ground balls will find holes and the zeros on the scoreboard will be replaced by heroes at the plate...

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  2. Yankees' Solarte Could Be the Next Eckstein or Uggla

    ST . PETERSBURG, Fla. — “He's a nice player,” Joe Maddon said Friday of — who else? — Yangervis Solarte. “But I can't see too clearly on that call...

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  3. Early Fantasy Baseball Keeper League Prospects 'Watch List'

    In the wake of Wednesday's promotion and debut of outfielder George Springer, one of the top prospects in a loaded Houston Astros system—not to mention, all of Major League ...

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  4. Rays Turn Back Yanks Behind Loney's 4 RBIs

    ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- James Loney and the Tampa Bay Rays ended their four-game slide with a late-inning comeback...

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  5. Uribe's Late-Inning Heroics Not Enough as Dodgers Fall to D-Backs

    Uribe yanked an Addison Reed pitch down the left-field line that caromed off the foul pole in the ninth inning to push the game against Arizona into extra innings and send the announced Dodger Stadium crowd of 47,680 into delirium...

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  6. Diamondbacks Stop Skid with 12th-Inning Win over Dodgers

    LOS ANGELES – Diamondbacks manager Kirk Gibson sensed frustration out of his second baseman, so in the late innings on Friday night he told Aaron Hill something he tells his players somewhat regularly during games...

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  7. Sonny Gray Benefits from Oakland A's Seven-Run First Inning

    OAKLAND -- The A's locked up reliever Sean Doolittle with a contract extension Friday afternoon, just hours before prized prospect Sonny Gray showed once again that he also has the makings of a franchise cornerstone...

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  8. Yankees Designate Cesar Cabral for Assignment, Add Matt Daley

    ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — Not long after he hit three batters in one inning, the Yankees designated lefty reliever Cesar Cabral for assignment Friday night, the team said...

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  9. Biggest Takeaways from the First 3 Weeks of the MLB Season

    Slowly but surely, the 2014 Major League Baseball season is forming an identity. With three weeks in the books, hot starts are becoming eye-opening, slow starts worrisome, and daily glances at the standings more and more instructive...

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  10. Padres' Dominican Foray a Bust so Far

    For the Padres , what's happened in the Dominican Republic has stayed in the Dominican Republic. Not by choice. But that's what happens when nothing happens.....

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  11. Lowrie and Porter Clash, Astros Downplay Incident

    It certainly appeared that Jed Lowrie helped to fire up the Astros when he attempted a base hit via bunt in the first inning.....

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  12. Cosart Blasted in Oakland Blowout

    This one was over in the first inning, and for a change, the Astros ' offense wasn't to blame. Give them credit for keeping their means of self-destruction fresh — and tidy, too...

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  13. D'backs Beat Dodgers 4-2 in 12 Innings

    Aaron Hill hit a two-run single in the 12th inning and Miguel Montero homered, leading the Arizona Diamondbacks to a 4-2 victory over the Los Angeles Dodgers on Friday night.....

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  14. A's Come out Swinging to Beat Astros 11-3

    OAKLAND, Calif. -- Alberto Callaspo hit a three-run homer and the Oakland Athletics went deep four times to back Sonny Gray's strong pitching Friday night in an 11-3 rout of the Houston Astros...

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  15. Amarista Again Delivering All over Field

    At first glance, adding Seth Smith to the mix this offseason appeared to number Alexi Amarista's days in the outfield...

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  16. After Dismal Start, Jonathan Pettibone Demoted to Minors

    DENVER — A demotion is never palatable, especially not after allowing eight runs in four innings, and that is what upset Jonathan Pettibone the most...

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  17. Troy Tulowitzki Drives in Five as Rockies Blow out Phillies at Coors Field

    What pains they were, literally, that pushed the Rockies off course on an unforgiving week-long odyssey through run-snuffing ports in San Francisco and San Diego ...

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  18. Ross, Padres Beat Cain and Giants 2-1

    SAN DIEGO -- Tyson Ross held the San Francisco Giants to four hits and struck out nine in eight scoreless innings, and the San Diego Padres won 2-1 Friday night to hand Matt Cain his third straight loss...

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  19. Greinke Ties Record for Consecutive Starts with Two or Fewer Runs

    With Clayton Kershaw sidelined by a back problem, former AL Cy Young award winner Zack Greinke has had to step in to serve as the Dodgers ' ace...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 2 days ago 401 reads 1 comments

  20. SF Giants Offense Disappears Again in Loss to Padres

    Matt Cain knows all about being Cained, which makes sense, since it was named after him. Cain has gotten zero, one or two runs of support in 101 of his 269 career starts...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 2 days ago 58 reads 0 comments

  21. Joe Girardi Not Happy with Umpire Joe West for Ejecting Cesar Cabral

    In a rare display of I Don't Know Where This Going, Yankees reliever Cesar Cabral plunked three hitters and threw a wild pitch in the eighth inning of a 11-5 loss to the Rays ...

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  22. Eaton Expected Back in White Sox Lineup After Early Exit

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  23. Aaron Harang: No No-Hitter, but What an April!

    I know why Fredi Gonzalez did it. He'd gotten a fourth great start from Aaron Harang, who might not have a big-league job if the elbows of Kris Medlen and Brandon Beachy hadn't come ...

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  24. Change in Mechanics Helping Reliever Bass with Control

    While Matt Albers, Chad Qualls and Jesse Crain drew all the attention this winter as the Astros restocked their bullpen, Anthony Bass was a lesser known newcomer...

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  25. Finishing the Job Important to Perez

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