1. In First All-Star Game, Simon Thrilled to Face Jeter

    MINNEAPOLIS -- Reds starter Alfredo Simon, who didn't even know he would be in the 2014 All-Star Game until Sunday, found himself in a prime spot of the game Tuesday night...

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  2. Cubs' Youth Movement Beginning to Accelerate

    CHICAGO -- In his first year as the Cubs manager, Rick Renteria has had to find a new closer, deal with the loss of two starting pitchers who were traded, and juggle the lineup after his leadoff man was injured...

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  3. Castro, Rizzo Enjoy All-Star Game Despite K's

    MINNEAPOLIS -- On a night dominated by a fond farewell to Derek Jeter and the hitting of Mike Trout and Jonathan Lucroy, it was a markedly lower-profile night at the 2014 All-Star Game for Cubs first baseman Anthony Rizzo and shortstop Starlin Castro...

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  4. Debate: What Do the Brewers Need to Do to Get Back on Track?

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  5. Estrada Unhappy with Move to Brewers Bullpen, but Understands

    MILWAUKEE -- After learning of the Milwaukee Brewers ' decision to move him from the starting rotation to the bullpen, Marco Estrada wasn't pleased, but that was to be expected...

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  6. Brewers Trying to Contact Jean Segura

    Brewers general manager Doug Melvin said Wednesday he is in the process of trying to contact Jean Segura to see what the young shortstop's plans are to rejoin the team.....

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  7. Crew All-Stars Confident in Second-Half Turnaround

    MINNEAPOLIS -- The Brewers ' All-Stars expressed little doubt Tuesday that the team's pre-All-Star stumbles were not a sign of trouble ahead.....

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  8. Reds Already Preparing to Host 2015 All-Star Game

    MINNEAPOLIS -- Having waited decades to host another All-Star Game, the Reds and Cincinnati have been preparing for it even before they knew another would come...

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  9. The Reds Offense at the All-Star Break

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  10. Frazier Has a Blast in Derby, Falls Short in Finals

    MINNEAPOLIS -- A rainbow was the backdrop beyond Target Field when Reds third baseman Todd Frazier took his first cuts in the Gillette Home Run Derby. It proved to be a lucky omen that carried him well into the night...

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  11. Gordon: Rival GMs See Much to Like in Cards System

    Cardinals general manager John Mozeliak is likely to make a trade or two to shore up his roster for the stretch run.....

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 7 days ago 201 reads 0 comments

  12. Rizzo Took It All in at His First All-Star Game

    MINNEAPOLIS – Anthony Rizzo spent two days in Minneapolis, and all he got to show for it was a lousy strikeout. Similar story for his teammate Starlin Castro.....

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 7 days ago 6 reads 0 comments

  13. Cubs May Expand Legal Rights Along with Bleachers

    In 2013, the Chicago Cubs came up with a comprehensive proposal to renovate Wrigley Field that included a revamped west entrance, upgraded concession areas and a sparkling new clubhouse for players...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 7 days ago 262 reads 0 comments

  14. David Price Backs Away from Cubs Talk

    MINNEAPOLIS — Rays ace David Price spent part of his All-Star day trying to convince people he wasn't lobbying to be traded to the Cubs , even though there was no chance of that happening anyway...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 7 days ago 586 reads 0 comments

  15. Cubs: Kris Bryant Taking It All in Stride During All-Star Week

    In a couple years, Kris Bryant might be making regular appearances during Major League Baseball's All-Star week.....

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 7 days ago 6 reads 0 comments

  16. Bitter Cards Fans Blame Lucroy for Wainwright's ASG Struggles

    The Cardinals - Brewers feisty rivalry is quite underrated yet always prevalent, especially when both teams are competing for the division title and both teams send a heap of players to the All-Star Game...

    Kevin Driscoll Written by Kevin Driscoll about 7 days ago 1,022 reads 1 comments

  17. How Will Chicago Cubs Best Use Pile of Top Prospects to Build a Winner?

    It’s official: The Chicago Cubs have the best collection of young hitters in all of baseball. The acquisition of shortstop Addison Russell from the Oakland A’s as ...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 7 days ago 18,009 reads 56 comments

  18. Aroldis Chapman OK After All-Star Scare

    MINNEAPOLIS -- The last things the Reds could afford was an injury at the All-Star Game, and it appears they have dodged that, despite the sight of closer Aroldis Chapman limping after recording the final out of the eighth inning at first base...

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  19. Adam Wainwright Had to Apologize for Saying He Grooved a Pitch to Jeter

    This is insane. Adam Wainwright made a comment to reporters after his outing was complete that he grooved Derek Jeter a couple of meatballs. It was harmless...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Scott Semmler about 7 days ago 1,273 reads 1 comments

  20. Video: Ramirez's Barehander at ASG

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  21. In Losing Effort, Brewers Shine Brightest for National League

    MINNEAPOLIS - The National League lost out on the All-Star Game, 5-3, that will surely be forever known as the Derek Jeter sendoff -- though plenty of other players, such as game MVP Mike Trout and power-hitting machine Miguel Cabrera, had big moments..

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  22. MLB All-Star Game: Wainwright Shouldn't Have Grooved the Pitch to Derek Jeter

    Adam Wainwright clearly never took a lesson in integrity from the Derek Jeter school of baseball. In interviews following his All-Star game start, Wainwright told reporters that ...

    Ari Kramer Written by Ari Kramer about 7 days ago 1,165 reads 0 comments

  23. Cincinnati Reds: 2 Holes Reds Must Address at the Deadline

    The Cincinnati Reds have reached the All-Star break as legitimate contenders, and with the 2014 MLB trade deadline only a couple of weeks away, the team has to address a few weaknesses on its roster...

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  24. Young All-Stars a Good Sign for Cubs

    MINNEAPOLIS -- Anthony Rizzo was as wide-eyed as anyone experiencing All-Star Game activities for the first time. But the joy he felt on Monday was matched by Starlin Castro, his Cubs teammate...

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  25. Zack Greinke Glad to See Brewers in 1st

    Minneapolis - Los Angeles Dodgers right-hander Zack Greinke, who enjoyed the year and a half he played in Milwaukee, was pleased to see the Brewers make it to the all-star break despite their struggles in July...

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