1. Marlins' Henderson Alvarez Replaces Zimmermann on NL Roster

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  2. Miami Marlins Starter Henderson Alvarez Hit Hard in Loss to New York Mets

    It had to end sometime. Henderson Alvarez's team-record run of leading the Marlins to victories in 10 consecutive starts came to a halt Friday night with a series of thumps...

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  3. Marlins Lose First Alvarez Start Since May 16

    The Marlins losing a Henderson Alvarez game was surprising. They were 10-0 in Alvarez's last 10 starts and 12-1 over his last 13...

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  4. Wheeler Rolls into All-Star Break

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  5. Jordan Zimmermann Leaves with Biceps Cramp

    All-star right-hander Jordan Zimmermann, the starting pitcher the Nationals view as their ace, exited in the fourth inning of his start Friday night with a cramp in his right biceps...

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  6. Rapid Reaction: Mets 7, Marlins 1

    First Miami loses LeBron. And now this? Zack Wheeler continued his career domination of the Miami Marlins and Lucas Duda and David Wright contributed two-run homers as the Mets won Friday's series opener, 7-1, at Citi Field...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 17 hours ago 43 reads 0 comments

  7. Wright, Duda Power Surging Mets Past Marlins 7-1

    David Wright went 4 for 4 with a mammoth homer, Lucas Duda also hit a long two-run shot and the New York Mets rocked recent nemesis Henderson Alvarez in a 7-1 victory over the Miami Marlins on Friday night...

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  8. A.J. Burnett Lifts Phillies to Fifth Straight Win

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  9. Nats Lose Zimmermann, Fall to Phillies 6-2

    This game already wasn't going particularly well for the Nationals when things really turned sour in the bottom of the fourth, for reasons having nothing to do with the scoreboard...

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  10. Zimmermann Leaves Game with Right Bicep Cramp

    Jordan Zimmermann left tonight's game with a right bicep cramp, per #Nats Manager Matt Williams. Expected to get a precautionary MRI tmrw...

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  11. Rollins' HRs Lead Phillies over Nats

    Jimmy Rollins homered twice and A.J. Burnett pitched 7 2/3 strong innings to lead the Philadelphia Phillies to their fifth straight victory, 6-2 over the Washington Nationals on Friday night...

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  12. Harper's Solo Shot

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  13. Matt Williams: 'No Issue' with Buck Showalter Yelling at Jayson Werth

    Jayson Werth said he still felt “pretty sore” Friday afternoon from the foul ball he took off his left foot in the final at-bat of Thursday night's loss...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 18 hours ago 92 reads 0 comments

  14. Zimmermann Exits Start in Fourth with Injury

    Nationals right-hander Jordan Zimmermann left Friday night's game against the Phillies in the bottom of the fourth inning with an undisclosed injury...

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  15. Jordan Zimmermann Leaves Early vs. Phillies

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  16. Ruggiano Single Lifts Cubs Past Braves 5-4

    CHICAGO -- Justin Ruggiano hit an RBI single with two outs in the ninth inning Friday that sent the Chicago Cubs over the Atlanta Braves 5-4...

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  17. Boras: 14- to 16-Month Rehab Best After T.J.

    Count Scott Boras in the conservative camp regarding how Matt Harvey as well as other pitchers recovering from Tommy John surgery should proceed...

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  18. Ian Desmond Expected to Return Saturday

    The Nationals expect shortstop Ian Desmond to return to their lineup Saturday night and miss only one game with a swollen right hand, Manager Matt Williams said...

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  19. Gattis Progressing, Begins Taking Swings

    The Braves got more encouraging news on Evan Gattis when the injured catcher was cleared to start doing some baseball activities and was to spend Friday afternoon taking some swings during a light workout at Single-A Rome...

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  20. Playing Trade or Keep with the Braves' Top Prospects in Trade Season

    The Atlanta Braves minor league system is currently a weak one, with very few top-flight prospects. Much of that system depletion is because of top prospects graduating to the major leagues in recent years...

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  21. How Freddie Freeman Lives with the Pressures of New Mega-Contract

    Earlier this week, Bleacher Report had an exclusive opportunity to speak with Atlanta Braves first baseman Freddie Freeman...

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  22. Mets Officially Sign 1st-Rounder Michael Conforto

    The Mets have officially announced the signing of first-round pick Michael Conforto (Twitter link). The Scott Boras client had previously been reported to have agreed to terms at a $2...

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  23. Nats Lineup: Desmond (Hand) Sits vs. PHI

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  24. Nats 2014 Midseason Report Card

    Three games remain before the Nationals hit the All-Star break. As the first half of the season winds down, Washington is in a prime position to make a run at its second NL East title in three years...

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  25. Scouting Reports for Philadelphia Phillies' Prospects in the 2014 Futures Game

    Although the MLB All-Star Game typically and rightfully steals the spotlight during the annual All-Star break, an event just beforehand that slips under the wire is the Futures Game...

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