1. Report: Cuban FA Castillo 'Moving Quickly' Toward Signing with a Team

    28 teams reportedly attended a showcase for Cuban free agent Rusney Castillo late last month and now Scott Lauber of the Boston Herald reports that he's “moving quickly” toward a decision on where to sign...

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  2. Nationals' Matt Thornton Thriving as New Face in NL

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  3. Washington Nationals: If the Postseason Started Today

    Currently, the Washington Nationals sit six games ahead of the Atlanta Braves in the National League East.....

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  4. Nationals Sign Nate Schierholtz

    The Nationals have inked outfielder Nate Schierholtz to a minor league deal, the club announced on Twitter...

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  5. Stanton After Marlins' 62nd Win: 'It's Not a Morgue in Here'

    The Miami Marlins matched their entire output from 2013 with Sunday's 10-3 win over the Arizona Diamondbacks - the team's 62nd...

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  6. Stanton Powers Marlins Back to .500

    MIAMI -- Runs were at a premium throughout the Marlins ' four-game set with the D-backs at Marlins Park. Each of the first three games were decided by one run...

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  7. With 62nd Victory, Marlins Match '13 Win Total

    MIAMI -- With their 10-3 win over the D-backs on Sunday, the Marlins reached the .500 mark and gave legitimacy to their claim they are in the playoff mix...

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  8. Mets' Colon Skipping Start to Visit Sick Mother

    NEW YORK -- New York Mets right-hander Bartolo Colon has been scratched from Monday's start against the Chicago Cubs at Citi Field...

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  9. Braves-Pirates Preview

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  10. Stock Up, Stock Down for Atlanta Braves' Top 10 Prospects for Week 20

    It was another good week for the Atlanta Braves ' top prospects. Many of the players on this list are finishing the season strong, which is especially encouraging considering the up-and-down season that some of them have had...

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  11. Freeman Mad That “Welcome to the Jungle” Didn't Play on Throwback Night

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  12. Hot bat keeping Gosselin in lineup

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  13. Werth Fights Through Injury to Help Nats in 6-5 Win over Pirates

    Hampered by AC joint inflammation in his right shoulder, Jayson Werth had been out recovering for seven days before coming off the bench in the Nats' win over the Pirates on Sunday night...

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  14. Atlanta Braves: Those Players Trying to Save Their Jobs for 2015

    Through a down second half , the Atlanta Braves are not out of the 2014 playoff picture just yet, but it couldn't hurt to take a first peek at some possible roster moves for 2015...

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  15. Mariners-Phillies Preview

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  16. Phillies Happy to Get Valentin from Dodgers

    SAN FRANCISCO -- The Phillies hope Jesmuel Valentin is one of two quality players to join the organization following the Roberto Hernandez trade with the Dodgers .....

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  17. Hairston's SF Lifts Nationals Past Pirates in 11

    Pinch-hitter Scott Hairston's sacrifice fly with one out in the 11th inning scored Jayson Werth to give the Washington Nationals a 6-5 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Sunday night and complete a three-game sweep...

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  18. Encouraging Loss for Mets as Montero Shuts Down Cubs

    In the days leading up to his start Sunday against the Chicago Cubs , the rookie Rafael Montero and the Mets ' pitching coach, Dan Warthen, had a philosophical talk about Montero's approach in his first few major league games...

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  19. Kyle Kendrick Apologizes for Showing Up Ryne Sandberg

    Phillies pitcher Kyle Kendrick was throwing well through five innings in Saturday's start against the Giants , holding them to one run. He entered the sixth with a 5-1 lead, but all hell broke loose...

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  20. Rapid Reaction: Cubs 2, Mets 1

    NEW YORK -- If this is rookie Rafael Montero's final rotation look until rosters expand in September, the 23-year-old right-hander offered a favorable final impression...

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  21. Rest Helps Cishek Return to Form

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  22. McGehee Sticking with Up-the-Middle Hitting Approach

    MIAMI -- Staying with an up-the-middle approach is a big reason Casey McGehee has enjoyed a productive season...

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  23. deGrom Progressing Toward L.A. Return

    NEW YORK -- A day after Jacob deGrom tossed on flat ground for the first time since landing on the disabled list, the rookie threw.....

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  24. No Room for Daisuke Matsuzaka

    NEW YORK -- So why is Daisuke Matsuzaka remaining on a rehab assignment after tossing six innings for the Binghamton.....

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  25. Abreu Expected to Return in September

    NEW YORK -- Bobby Abreu, who re-signed with the Mets on a minor-league deal Friday, four days after officially getting released, is likely to return.....

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