1. Phillies 'post up' on Jonathan Papelbon, but Nats' closer escapes with win

    The Phillies' clubhouse these days is filled with mostly young players who wouldn't say shiitake mushroom if they had a mouthful of them...

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  2. Rookie RHP Sampson's Struggles Continue

    SAN FRANCISCO — The Reds are operating with a 13-man bullpen. With an all-rookie rotation, that comes in handy...

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  3. Instant Replay: Giants edge Reds, keep winning streak alive

    SAN FRANCISCO — Even with a huge deficit in the standings, Bruce Bochy likes to say that his boys are “still breathing,” and they just have to worry about what they can control...

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  4. Bullpen Comes Through, Belt Has Big Night in Win

    SAN FRANCISCO – Tim Hudson finished two outs away from qualifying for what could've been the 222nd victory of his career...

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  5. Giants Beat Reds 5-3 for Fourth Straight Win

    SAN FRANCISCO -- Matt Duffy doubled twice and drove in two runs and the San Francisco Giants beat the Cincinnati Reds 5-3 on Monday night...

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  6. On Brink of Disaster, Slade Heathcott Delivers for New York Yankees

    ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- This was well on its way to being the worst Yankees loss of the season, the one that would have set them on a collision course with a one-game wild-card playoff ...

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  7. Hamilton Leaves Game with Shoulder Soreness

    A sore right shoulder caused Reds outfielder Billy Hamilton to leave Monday's game, reports MLB .com. It was the same shoulder Hamilton injured in August, which caused him to land on the DL...

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  8. Padres recall Kelly, Erlin; select Jackson

    In addition to officially promoting infielder Cody Decker on Monday, the Padres recalled right-hander Casey Kelly and left-hander Robbie Erlin and selected the contract of righty Jay Jackson...

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  9. Thompson Exits vs. A's with Elbow Strain

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  10. Padres' Norris Exits with Bruised Right Hand

    Padres catcher Derek Norris had to leave Monday's game after sustaining a bruised right hand, reports the San Diego Union-Tribune. Norris left after taking a foul tip off his hand...

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  11. Rangers cut Astros' lead to half-game by winning series opener

    ARLINGTON - The ball went to a different part of the yard, but the feeling had to be somewhat similar to the one the Astros left the Angels with a day earlier...

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  12. Are Astros Still Favorites in AL West?

    On Monday night, the Astros and Rangers commenced a big four-game series in Arlington, and the Rangers took the opener by a score of 5-3 (box score). It was a to-and-fro affair, with the Rangers twice coming back from down a run...

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  13. Padres' Norris Exits with Bruised Right Hand

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  14. Home Runs and Empty Seats Galore on Monday

    THE LOUDMOUTH from the South made his grand return to Citizens Bank Park last night with a team built for World Series success...

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  15. Hamilton Leaves Game with Shoulder Soreness

    Hamilton left the game with a sore right shoulder, precautionary. From 8/19-9/7 was disabled with sprained right shoulder...

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  16. Instant Replay: Nationals 8, Phillies 7 (11 innings)

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  17. Werth Hits 2 HRs Including Grand Slam vs. PHI

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  18. Prince Pulls Rangers Closer to the Top

    ARLINGTON -- Prince Fielder hit a two-run home run in the eighth inning, giving the Rangers a 5-3 victory over the Astros in the opener of their four-game series on Monday night...

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  19. Fielder Homers, Pushes Rangers Past Astros 5-3

    ARLINGTON, Texas -- The Rangers moved within a half-game of AL West leading Houston, when Prince Fielder hit a tiebreaking, two-run homer in the eighth inning to lead Texas to a 5-3 ...

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  20. Werth Hits 2 HRs, Nationals Beat Phillies 8-7 in 11 Innings

    PHILADELPHIA -- Jayson Werth hit two homers and drove in five runs, and Yunel Escobar had the game-winning RBI in the 11th inning to lift the Washington Nationals to an 8-7 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies on Monday night...

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  21. Thompson Exits vs. A's with Elbow Strain

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  22. Rays' Ramirez Loses No-Hit Bid in 8th Inning vs. Yankees

    Tampa Bay Rays right-hander Erasmo Ramirez flirted with history Monday evening at Tropicana Field before New York Yankees outfielder Carlos Beltran spoiled his no-hit bid with a leadoff single in the top of the eighth inning...

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  23. Yankees Rally in Ninth to Defeat Rays

    ST. PETERSBURG -- Slade Heathcott connected for a go-ahead three-run home run off closer Brad Boxberger, capping a four-run ninth-inning rally as the Yankees stunned the Rays, 4-1, on Monday night at Tropicana Field...

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  24. Astros' Lowrie Leaves Game with Left Shin Contusion

    Houston Astros third baseman Jed Lowrie left Monday's game against the Texas Rangers with a left shin contusion...

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  25. Heathcott's Three-Run Homer

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