1. Kershaw Wants to Start All-Star Game

    DENVER -- If it were up to him, Los Angeles Dodgers southpaw Clayton Kershaw said he'd be thrilled to start in the All-Star Game on July 15 at Target Field in Minneapolis.....

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  2. Dodgers' Infield Injury Woes Continue

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  3. Report: Tigers Interested in Joakim Soria, Jason Frasor, Chad Qualls

    Father Time appears to be catching up with Joe Nathan, so the Tigers are looking to the trade market to fortify the late innings.....

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  4. Mariners, Giants Interested in Dayan Viciedo

    The Mariners and Giants are among the teams who have talked to the White Sox about acquiring outfielder Dayan Viciedo, ESPN Boston 's Gordon Edes reports...

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  5. Pressure Is on for Carlos Martinez

    It is amazing how quickly luxury items become necessities. Whether it is that car, that television, or that grinder that makes the coffee beans just so, there are times we pined, saved, and dreamed of having that specific luxury item...

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  6. Cardinals' Shopping List: Potential Trade Targets

    Count the Cardinals with the teams that expect the bunched standings and baseball's surging economics to create a chill on player movement as July steams toward the non-waiver trade deadline...

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  7. Fantasy First Pitch for Week 15

    At the end of Fantasy Week 15 (July 7-13), all 30 major league teams will get to enjoy a nice four-day break, but until then, every team will be hard at work...

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  8. Cockcroft: Updated top 250

    Entering Wednesday's play, he shared the major league leads in both home runs (26) and RBIs (67) with Nelson Cruz, and he has done so despite missing 14 games in late May due to posterior tibial tendinitis in his left ankle...

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  9. Week 15 Start/sit Advice, Two-Start Pitchers, Ranks

    On tap: Major League Baseball's traditional first half -- different from its mathematical first half, which arrived on June 30 -- concludes with a busy Week 15, as 22 of the 30 teams play at least seven games...

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  10. Free Agent Frenzy: Time to Stash Holland

    Aren't you glad we recommended Astros SS Jonathan Villar here last week, just before he got sent to the minors? Some real-life baseball people just don't appreciate bad hitters who put up solid fantasy power/speed numbers...

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  11. 2014 Breakout Candidates for 2014: Ian Williams

    We're going to take a look at 10 -- count 'em, 10 -- players who could be primed for a breakout season in 2014-15...

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  12. Montana and Friends Prepare for “Geriatric Bowl”

    The last NFL game played at Candlestick Park consisted of a thrilling win by the 49ers over the Falcons on a Monday night. The last football game of any kind to be played there happens on Saturday, with slightly lower stakes...

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  13. Is Colin Kaepernick Too Low in ESPN's Rankings?

    The squawking began after ESPN's Mike Sando ranked the NFL 's starting quarterbacks. Sando has always approached the game from unique and creative angles, and he's a good guy as well...

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  14. Throwback: The Kaepernick Family Album

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  15. How Much Will Brian Orakpo Benefit by Being 'turned Loose?'

    Brian Orakpo entered the offseason hoping to land a lucrative, long-term contract from the team that drafted him in the first round in 2009. But instead, Washington slapped the franchise tag on Orakpo...

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  16. Several Eagles Need to Step Up in the Final Year of Their Contracts

    A group of Eagles players have contracts that are set to expire and the team needs to make a decision on them after the season. That's why it's "put up or shut up" time for several members of the squad...

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  17. Film Breakdown: Can Eagles Survive with Barbre at RT for Four Weeks?

    With starting right tackle Lane Johnson likely facing a four game suspension, the Eagles will need to replace him (duh). The Eagles' only proven backup offensive lineman on the roster is Allen Barbre, who can play either tackle or guard spot...

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  18. Young Eagles D-Line out to Avenge Playoff Letdown

    When they last exited the field together, the Eagles ' young starting three defensive linemen had just suffered their worst game at the worst time.....

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  19. Mosher's Mailbag: Expanded Role for Chris Polk?

    A. One of the few guys on offense who can expand his role in 2014 is Chris Polk, and given the success he had last year, I'd expect Polk to produce even more as LeSean McCoy's backup than Bryce Brown did last year...

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  20. Giants' Roster Breakdown: Ryan Nassib, QB

    As we continue our series of player-by-player profiles of the 90-man roster the New York Giants will bring to training camp on July 21 we have arrived at one of the most watched, and hotly-debated, players on the roster...

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  21. Giants' top plays: Tyree's helmet catch

    This is one of three nominations for the most memorable play in New York Giants history. In the next two days, we'll feature Lawrence Taylor's sack that broke Joe Theismann's leg ...

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  22. Giants DE Jason Pierre-Paul Takes Offense to NFL Network's Top 100 List

    The chip on Giants defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul's shoulder only seems to keep on growing. It's getting so big that, soon enough, it may tower over his 6-foot-5 frame.....

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  23. Giants Fullbacks Anxiously Wait for Training Camp to See How They'll Be Used

    EAST RUTHERFORD — John Conner is excited for training camp, mostly because he'll finally be able to see if is position still exists in the Giants new offense.....

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  24. D-Line Power Rankings: Giants lead division

    In a recent article posted to Bleacher Report, writer Matt Miller ranked the Defensive Lines of all 32 NFL teams.....

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  25. MILE MARKERS: COWBOYS RECORDS WITHIN REACH

    It's no surprise that in the passing era, players are shattering records that have stood for quite a while. The Cowboys are no different, and have several players ready to make their mark in the record books in 2014...

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