1. 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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  2. Sizemore Leading off Playing CF Tonight vs. Nats

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  3. Arrieta No Stranger to Leading Starting Rotation

    When Jake Arrieta takes the mound on Friday against the Braves at Wrigley Field, it'll be the second time he suits up as the Cubs ' ace since Jeff Samardzija and Jason Hammel were both packaged in a trade to Oakland ...

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  4. Justin Upton Finishes 3rd in NL Fans' Vote for All-Star Game

    ATLANTA -- The Braves fell short of adding a fourth player to the All-Star team on Thursday, as Justin Upton didn't get enough fan votes to earn the final spot on the National League roster...

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  5. Miami Marlins at New York Mets Game Preview

    Henderson Alvarez's outstanding stretch has already put him in the Miami Marlins ' record books, but it's not sending him to the All-Star game...

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  6. Debate: What Impact Will Sizemore Have?

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  7. Work to Begin Within a Week on Phillies Mural

    PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – Remember that Phillies mural announced three years ago (see related story)? It's finally going up...

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  8. I Can't Stop Watching This Agonized Mets Fan's Performative Suffering

    After Juan Lagares popped out in foul territory with two men on against the Braves , this guy just couldn't handle the Mets ' inability to score...

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  9. Nationals-Phillies Preview

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  10. Grady Sizemore Headed Back to the Major Leagues with Philadelphia Phillies

    Grady Sizemore is headed back to the bigs. After playing in 10 games plus one at-bat tonight for the Lehigh Valley IronPigs, Sizemore had his contract selected by the Philadelphia Phillies ...

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  11. 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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  12. 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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  13. 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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  14. Mets Winning Streak Snapped at Four

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  15. Harang Shuts Down Mets to Avert 4-Game Sweep

    NEW YORK -- Aaron Harang and the rest of the Atlanta Braves knew they couldn't let this one slip away. Not after dropping the first three of a four-game series with the New York Mets , and losing four in a row overall...

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  16. Mets Lose to Braves, 3-1, Fall Short of Series Sweep

    NEW YORK -- Having suddenly discovered a knack for clutch hitting in this final week before the All-Star break, the Mets were angling Thursday to sweep a four-game series from the Atlanta Braves for the first time in a quarter century...

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  17. Jim Murphy's Pinch-Hit Magic Sparks 5-Run Inning as Lehigh Valley IronPigs...

    The Lehigh Valley IronPigs scored five times in the top of the eighth at Louisville to beat the Bats 8-4 tonight at Louisville Slugger Field...

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  18. Mets' Matt Harvey Has Advice for Yankees' Masahiro Tanaka

    Matt Harvey had some advice for Masahiro Tanaka after hearing the Yankees ' ace had a partial elbow ligament tear and would try to rehab it rather than have season-ending Tommy John surgery...

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  19. Bryce Harper Hoping for a Breakout After DL Return

    Since he returned to the Nationals lineup, Bryce Harper hasn't quite looked like himself. He entered Thursday's game just 4 for 28 with one extra-base hit, four walks and 11 strikeouts...

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  20. Desmond Leaves Game With Hand Injury

    Nationals shortstop Ian Desmond left Thursday's game against the Orioles due to an apparent hand injury suffered in the top of the eighth inning...

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  21. Phillies Recall Grady Sizemore from AAA, Option David Buchanan

    #PhilliesUpdate @davidb413 was optioned to @IronPigs and OF Grady Sizemore contract was selected from Lehigh Valley...

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  22. Mets Move d'arnaud to 5th Spot in Lineup

    D'Arnaud batting 5th. Could he stick there? “That's up to Travis," TC says. "If he keeps hitting, he'll be hitting third in a couple weeks...

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  23. Phillies Finish 4-Game Sweep of Brewers, Win 9-1

    MILWAUKEE -- Jimmy Rollins broke up Matt Garza's no-hit bid with a single in the seventh before sparking a seven-run outburst an inning later, helping the Philadelphia Phillies complete ...

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  24. Video: Rendon Thanks Fans Via Instagram

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  25. Miami Marlins Promote Brad Penny to Triple-A

    Brad Penny was promoted to Triple-A New Orleans after a successful outing with the Marlins ' Single-A affiliate on Tuesday night. Penny will make a pair of starts before the Marlins make a decision on whether to promote him...

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