1. Bradley comes back in superb fashion to beat Dufner, win PGA Championship

    Keegan Bradley won his first major in his first try. Hopefully more are in his future. (Photo: Reuters/Hans Deryk) Tiger Woods wasn’t in the mix for the PGA Championship’s Wanamaker Trophy...

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  2. Cubs' Zambrano perplexingly calling it quits

    Carloz Zambrano has reportedly picked a bad time to do something that would otherwise be respectable: retire...

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  3. Reddick delivers as Red Sox win in extras after solving Rivera

    The Red Sox celebrate another thrilling finish at Fenway. This time, the fireworks were supplied by young Josh Reddick. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer) Some say baseball is boring...

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  4. The best of the best: chronicling the top MLB hitters of the past 21 years

    The Big Hurt was one of the many potent hitters who dominated during my childhood. When I was very young, from years two to seven, I lived in Grants Pass, Oregon, and spent much of my time with my grandparents...

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  5. What has happened to Carl Crawford?

    Carl Crawford, where have you been? (AP Photo/Charles Krupa) It was a great day when the Boston Red Sox signed Carl Crawford this past winter to a seven-year, $142 million deal...

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  6. Deja vu: Ellsbury delivers in clutch again against Indians

    Jacoby Ellsbury sent the fans home happy for the second-straight night. (Photo: Stuart Cahill, AP) As he watched Jacoby Ellsbury walk to the plate with nobody on and two out ...

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  7. The Laser Show: Pedroia's turnaround sparking dangerous Red Sox offense

    The Laser Show has been a regularly scheduled program of late. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola) Dustin Pedroia doesn’t like to be called “Laser Show” anymore, which is very disappointing...

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  8. Astros GM Ed Wade makes poor decision in sending Pence to Philadelphia

    Hunter Pence departs, as bench coach Al Pedrique replaces his name off the lineup card. A sad end to too short a career in Houston...

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  9. New York weeps again: Nnamdi Asomugha spurns Jets, takes Eagles big bucks

    Philadelphia takes another player from New York's grasp. (AP Photo/Paul Sakuma, File) I have never seen Nnamdi Asomugha play. He was with the Oakland Raiders, and they weren’t on national television often...

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  10. Giants built for another championship run with acquisition of Beltran

    Fans knew this was coming. Carlos Beltran has been moved, trading the East Coast for the West in joining the Giants...

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  11. As Trade Deadline looms, which AL teams need to make moves the most?

    The Major League Baseball Trade Deadline nears and all of the American League divisional races are close. The Boston Red Sox and New York Yankees are separated by two games; the Detroit ...

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  12. Colorado Rockies 9 Games Back, Again: Can They Rekindle 2009's Magic?

    In 2009, the Colorado Rockies were 18-9 in September, fueling a playoff berth through the National League Wild Card...

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  13. Josh Reddick May Be Boston Red Sox Long-Term Answer in Right Field

    Cups of coffee with the Red Sox in 2008 and 2009 didn’t amount to much success for highly touted outfield prospect Josh Reddick . He hit .181 in 56 games combined over those two seasons, filling in when J...

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  14. Pittsburgh Pirates Are in First Place: Who Would Have Thought?

    When Brandon Phillips crushed a Fernando Salas offering deep into the Cincinnati night, shocking the St. Louis Cardinals in the bottom of the ninth, the Pittsburgh Pirates moved into a tie for first place in the National League Central...

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  15. Brian Wilson continues hilarious ride as baseball's top entertainer

    Brian Wilson, second from left, tips his cap in the way only Brian Wilson can. (Photo: Reuters/Pool/David J...

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  16. Pirates' success is baseball's biggest story of season's first half

    The three Pirates named to the All-Star team, along with their teammates, have plenty to be happy about in Pittsburgh. (AP Photo/Gene J...

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  17. 3K for DJ: Jeter becomes 20th player, first Yankee to reach 3,000-hit milestone

    Jeter wasn't done after reaching the 3,000-hit plateau, singling in the winning run for his fifth hit of such a memorable day...

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  18. Three homers in a row for Red Sox bring back memories from 2007

    Jared Saltalamacchia capped a string of three homers in a row hit by Boston, bringing back memories from 2007...

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  19. Locked out of NBA, Williams, Pachulia heading overseas; who is next?

    Deron Williams, and maybe Zaza Pachulia, are taking their talents to Turkey. Will this migration just be the start? (Photo: REUTERS/Eddie Keogh) Playing pick-up basketball and ...

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  20. Justin Masterson becoming the Ace for AL Central-leading Indians

    Justin Masterson dominated again for the Tribe. No surprise there. (Photo: Reuters/Aaron Josefczyk) When Justin Masterson was traded to the Cleveland Indians in 2009 for catcher ...

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  21. The amusing situation between Derek Jeter and the Yankees

    How long until the New York Yankees realize Jeter just isn't good enough? (AP Photo/Tony Dejak) Derek Jeter recently returned from a calf injury that sidelined him for nearly a month...

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  22. Rudy Fernandez choosing Dallas over Real Madrid?

    By turning down Real Madrid's $26 million offer, Rudy Fernandez expects big things from himself with Dallas. (Photo: Reuters/Steve Dipaola) The NBA is currently locked out. There may not be a 2011-2012 season...

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  23. The Conundrum: what do the Mets do with Jose Reyes?

    Will Jose Reyes be a New York Met for much longer? (AP Photo/Kathy Kmonicek) The New York Mets have struggled this season, hurt by injuries and by inexperience, and because ...

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  24. Albeit in loss, chronicling the valiant effort of often-criticized John Lackey

    John Lackey's pitching performance was as stunning as his rbi-double, which was the only support he would get. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum) In December of 2009, the Boston Red Sox made what I considered to be a mistake...

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  25. With qualifying offer extended, how far does Portland go to keep Greg Oden?

    The Portland Trail Blazers have taken the first step to keep Greg Oden. Will they do enough now to keep him? (AP Photo/Colin E Braley) Finally confirmed by the team, the Portland Trail Blazers extended an $8...

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