1. Dbacks Fire Manager

    The Diamondbacks have gotten off to a rough start, and are 8 1/2 games behind the NL West leading Dodgers. The team president, Derrick Hall, called the teams play "unnacceptable," so a shakeup was inevitable...

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  2. BREAKING NEWS: Manny Ramirez Suspended For 50 Games

    Dodgers outfielder Manny Ramirez has tested positive for using performance-enhancing drugs and will be suspended for 50 games. Ramirez, who is hitting .348 with 6 HR, will not be eligible to return until July 3rd...

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  3. Molina Hopes To Discuss His Future

    Giants catcher Bengie Molina, who is entering the final year of his contract, would like to discuss his future in the next few months. Molina, who is hitting .295 with 5 HR this season, is making six million dollars this year...

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  4. Marlins' Thompson Putting Everything Together

    Former first round pick Aaron Thompson is off to strong start at Double-A Jacksonville for the Marlins. Thompson is a product of the 2005 draft, one of the best draft classes in recent memory...

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  5. Scott Boras Calls for Changes to World Series

    Sports agent Scott Boras, in an interview with Playboy, called for changes to the World Series. "I'd modernize it, make it five out of nine games, with the first two in a neutral city...

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  6. Joba Chamberlain Dominates the Mound

    Thanks to the MLB Network, I was able to watch most of Joba Chamberlain's dominant performance. His dominance was overshadowed by a four-run first inning, but that takes nothing way from Chamberlain striking out the final eight batters he faced...

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  7. Quick Hits: Crow, Damon, Chacon, Milledge

    Quick hits: The Nationals have the first and ninth overall pick in this years draft. By missing out on pitcher Aaron Crow last year, they receive the ninth pick as compensation. Bill Ladson of MLB...

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  8. Owens to Mariners, Ward to White Sox

    Just a couple minor moves involving Jerry Owens and Daryle Ward. The Mariners have signed outfielder Jerry Owens to a minor league deal while the White Sox have signed Ward to a minor league deal and assigned him to Triple-A Charlotte...

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  9. Will the Seattle Mariners Be Sellers?

    Foxsports.com's Ken Rosenthal has an interesting piece out on why the Mariners and Athletics aren't set on being sellers just yet...

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  10. Carlos Zambrano Lands on DL, Will Miss 2-3 Weeks

    Cubs pitcher Carlos Zambrano has been placed on the disabled list with a strained hamstring. Zambrano injured his hamstring beating out a bunt in the series finale against the Marlins...

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  11. Nationals Sign MacDougal

    The Nationals and Mike MacDougal have agreed to a minor league deal. MacDougal gives the Nationals another option in the bullpen, which owns a 5.28 ERA this season. MacDougal was an All-Star closer in 2003 with the Royals, but owns a 4...

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  12. Oliver Perez to the Minors?

    Mets pitcher Oliver Perez has struggled mightily in his first five starts, sporting a 1-2 record with a 9.97 ERA. He has no command of his pitches, and has lost all confidence in getting hitters out...

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  13. Strasburg Update

    San Diego State pitcher Stephen Strasburg is at it again, dominating Santa Clara for eight innings and striking out ten. He is 10-0 on the year, with a 1.38 ERA and 147 strikeouts in 78...

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  14. Indians Promote Three

    The Indians have promoted Matt LaPorta, Luis Valbuena, and Josh Barfield from Triple-A Columbus prior to Saturday's game...

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  15. Would the Diamondbacks Trade Doug Davis?

    The Diamondbacks are 9-13 to start the year, but are without Brandon Webb and Stephen Drew. Not only that, but Chris Young and Connor Jackson are both hitting near the Mendoza Line (sub ...

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  16. A-Rod Took Steroids As Teen?

    The Associated Press is reporting that Yankees third baseman Alex Rodriguez may have taken steroids in the high school. Sports Illustrated writer Selena Roberts is scheduled to have a book come up May 12 about Rodriguez and his alleged steroid use...

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  17. Cubs Ramirez to DL?

    Aramis Ramirez took batting practice today, but was unable to accelerate and is likely heading to the disabled list. "He couldn't accelerate at all," Piniella said. "I think the plan is we're going to wait until Thursday and have him run again in Chicago.

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  18. Quick Hits: McClain, Williamson, Takahashi, Gaudin

    Quick Hits: Minor league veteran Scott McClain agreed to a one year deal with the Hiroshima Carp. McClain, 37, is a career .262 hitter with 404 career minor league homeruns in over 2200 games...

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  19. New York Mets Release Freddy Garcia

    The Mets have cut ties with pitcher Freddy Garcia, who had a 8.18 ERA in two starts for the Mets Triple-A affiliate. Garcia, 33, had poor command of his pitches and was barely topping 85 mph...

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  20. Holliday Has Yankees On Mind

    Athletics outfielder Matt Holliday is not even through his first month with the Athletics and reporters are already asking him questions about his interest in playing in New York...

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  21. Mets, Others Consider Martinez

    With teams pitching rotations starting to take hits, the Pedro Martinez race is slowly heating up. At this point, teams are not going to pay Martinez 5 million dollars to pitch. Martinez was 5-6 with a 5...

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  22. Bullpen is Hurting Marlins

    The Marlins are off to a great start with an 11-7 record, and some are starting to think that the Marlins have what it takes to win that division. Not so fast.The Marlins bullpen has already blown three saves, and have an ERA of 5...

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  23. Hurdle On The Hot Seat?

    In Ken Rosenthal's latest installment of the Full Count, he mentions the struggling Rockies manager Clint Hurdle's likeliness of being fired...

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  24. CC Sabathia Sought by Angels?

    Could the Angels possibly add $45 million in payroll by signing just two players? The Angels are reportedly looking to sign both Mark Teixeira and CC Sabathia, but view Teixeira as their No. 1 priority...

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  25. Cubs Closing In On Dempster?

    According to the Chicago Tribune, the Cubs offer to Ryan Dempster is for four years at 12.5 million dollars annually. Dempster went 17-6 with a 2.96 ERA and 187 K in 33 games for the Cubs this past season...

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