1. Breaking Down the 1 Trade-Deadline Deal the Atlanta Braves Have to Make

    The demotion of Luis Avilan cemented the fact that the Braves' biggest need at the July 31 trade deadline is left-handed relief. The Braves have just one lefty in Chasen Shreve , who was just recently promoted to Atlanta...

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  2. 3 Realistic Trades Mets Could Make at 2014 MLB Trade Deadline

    With the trade deadline a week away, the Mets need to figure out whether any good trades are available and if certain players on other teams are worth trading for...

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  3. Rapid Reaction: Brewers 9, Mets 1

    If there was any lingering euphoria over Bartolo Colon's flirtation with a perfect game Wednesday, Dillon Gee's second poor start vaporized it...

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  4. Gee's Slump Continues, Vows to Snap Back

    Two poor starts aren't enough to rattle Dillon Gee. Even the 9-1 thrashing the Milwaukee Brewers put on the New York Mets on Thursday night isn't enough to shake his confidence...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 6 days ago 114 reads 0 comments

  5. Mets to Rockies: Let's talk Tulowitzki, CarGo trades

    As a symbol of where they are in their rebuilding effort and the growing strength of their farm system, Mets officials have told their Rockies counterparts if Troy Tulowitzki or Carlos Gonzalez are ever made available, they want in on the action...

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  6. Marlins Take Advantage of Wild Kimbrel to Nip Braves

    ATLANTA Marcell Ozuna swung and missed at a ninth-inning pitch he couldn't hit with a boat oar. Craig Kimbrel got the strikeout, but the Marlins got the go-ahead run on base. ....

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  7. Braves lose to Marlins 3-2

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  8. Marlins 3, Braves 2

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  9. Saltalamacchia, Alvarez Lead Marlins Past Braves

    ATLANTA -- Jarrod Saltalamacchia drove in the go-ahead run in the ninth inning, Henderson Alvarez won for the first time in three starts and the Miami Marlins beat the Atlanta Braves 3-2 on Thursday night...

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  10. Zimmerman Discusses Latest Injury with MLB.com

    Nationals third baseman Ryan Zimmerman was placed on the 15-day disabled list Wednesday after straining his right hamstring while running to first base against the Rockies the previous day...

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  11. Tejada Expected to Return Friday

    Ruben Tejada has to wait another game before he can try out his new batting helmet. The old one was cracked when Taijuan Walker beaned him with a 94 mph fastball in the fifth inning of Wednesday's 3-2 win over the Mariners in Seattle...

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  12. No. 2 Overall Pick Kolek out with Lower Back Issue

    Marlins pitching prospect Tyler Kolek, the No. 2 overall pick in the 2014 First-Year Player Draft, is on a no-throw status for about a week due to lower back discomfort...

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  13. Granderson Back in Lineup

    Curtis Granderson will bat leadoff and play right field Thursday night against the Brewers after missing the last two games with flu-like symptoms...

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  14. Jonathan Papelbon Hears Your Boos — and Loves Them

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  15. Cox Still a Mentor to Gonzalez

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  16. Throwing Errors Piling Up for Saltalamacchia

    Off the field, Jarrod Salatalamacchia couldn't be more comfortable. He's playing half his games within driving distance of his Palm Beach County residence. On the field, Saltalamacchia still is trying to find a comfort zone, particularly on defense...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 6 days ago 32 reads 0 comments

  17. Francoeur Returns with Padres

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  18. Hamels Outduels Hudson with 10 Strikeouts

    PHILADELPHIA -- Cole Hamels on Thursday afternoon proved why he's one player on the Phillies ' roster that may not be expendable...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 6 days ago 35 reads 0 comments

  19. Ryno Mulling Platoon at First with Howard, Ruf

    PHILADELPHIA -- Phillies first baseman Ryan Howard is the highest-paid position player in baseball this year, but manager Ryne Sandberg on Wednesday said that Howard's salary has little impact on his lineup card...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 6 days ago 81 reads 0 comments

  20. Tejada OK After Getting Hit in Helmet

    SEATTLE -- The baseball scuff on Ruben Tejada's batting helmet offered a tangible reminder of how lucky he was...

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  21. Like Colon, Mejia & Familia Nearly Flawless

    Bartolo Colon was flawless for much of the afternoon on Wednesday. Jeurys Familia and Jenrry Mejia have both been nearly as flawless for about the last month...

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  22. Mets Add Wimer, Demote Kirk

    A day after Ruben Tejada was beaned with a fastball and departed Wednesday's game in Seattle , the Mets have decided to promote Wilmer Flores from Triple-A Las Vegas. Kirk Nieuwenhuis has been demoted...

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  23. Mets Lineup: Grandy Returns, Flores at SS

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  24. Miami Marlins: Giancarlo Stanton Having a Quiet July

    Historically, July has been a somewhat quiet month for Giancarlo Stanton. Quiet being a relative term in his case. From 2010-'13, Stanton in July was a lifetime .254 hitter with a ...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 6 days ago 30 reads 0 comments

  25. Tom Glavine, Greg Maddux Leave Mark on Golf Courses

    When former Atlanta Braves pitchers Tom Glavine and Greg Maddux are inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame this Sunday, there more than likely won't be any mention of their exploits on the golf course on their plaques...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 6 days ago 414 reads 0 comments