1. Big Hurt Thankful for Many as He Enters Hall of Fame

    COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. -- The unofficial total of former teammates mentioned by Frank Thomas, covering the final two minutes of his almost 18-minute Hall of Fame induction speech Sunday ...

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  2. Reliever Matt Lindstrom Targets Return in Early August

    MINNEAPOLIS — Help for the bullpen should be on the way soon. Right-hander Matt Lindstrom said he expects to be ready when the White Sox visit Seattle for a four-game series that starts Aug...

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  3. Cubs May Get More Building Blocks at Deadline

    CHICAGO -- For the third straight year, the Cubs got a jump on the rest of the trade market, making their blockbuster deals early in July...

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  4. Kyle Hendricks Impressive Despite Loss Against Cardinals

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  5. Maddux Gives Props to Chicago in Hall of Fame Speech

    COOPERSTOWN — Greg Maddux admitted during his Hall of Fame speech Sunday he left the Cubs to try and win...

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  6. Calling Lester a 'Keeper,' Big Papi Hopes Ace Stays

    ST. PETERSBURG -- David Ortiz knows there are bound to be many trade rumors in the coming days, with the Red Sox in the rare position of perhaps being a seller leading into Thursday's 4 p...

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  7. Betts Leads Red Sox's Updated Top 20 List

    With the passing of the Draft signing deadline, teams have had a recent influx of talent into their farm systems, and with that, we've updated the Top 20 Prospects lists of all 30 teams...

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  8. Red Sox May Be Major Movers at Trade Deadline

    As the hours tick closer to Thursday's 4 p.m. ET non-waiver Trade Deadline, the stomachs in the Red Sox 's clubhouse start to rumble a little more...

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  9. Buckley: No Problem with Ortiz's Showboating

    Rays pitcher Chris Archer wasn't pleased when David Ortiz stood back and admired his three-run home run and then flipped his bat...

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  10. Merloni: Sox Should Be Crushed If They Lose Lester

    The Jon Lester saga continues between the Red Sox and their ace. On Sports Sunday, Lou Merloni discussed what will happen if the Red Sox trade Lester at the deadline...

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  11. Jon Lester Says He Would Be Unlikely to Sign Extension with New Team

    ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — With the trade deadline now four days away, Red Sox left-hander Jon Lester remains one of the most fascinating candidates.....

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  12. Bundy Headlines Orioles' Updated Top 20 List

    With the passing of the Draft signing deadline, teams have had a recent influx of talent into their farm systems, and with that, we've updated the Top 20 Prospects lists of all 30 teams...

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  13. O's Active in Trade Talks Leading Up to Deadline

    SEATTLE -- Last year, the Orioles successfully added to their pitching staff, upgrading the rotation with right-hander Bud Norris in a last-minute midseason.....

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  14. O'Day Streak Ends (O's Win 3-2 in 10 Innings)

    Going into today's game in Seattle , Orioles reliever Darren O'Day hadn't allowed a run in his last 14 appearances over 15 1/3 innings...

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  15. McFarland Placed on Bereavement List After Grandmother's Death

    SEATTLE – The Orioles will be without left-hander T.J. McFarland for the first two games of their three-game series against the Los Angeles Angels at Camden Yards as he takes bereavement leave following the death of his grandmother Sunday...

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  16. Braves Need to Be Thrifty as Deadline Approaches

    Like many other legitimate postseason contenders, the Braves have a few areas they would like to improve before heading into this season's stretch run...

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  17. Maddux's Hall Speech Filled with Gratitude, Humor

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  18. Former Braves Have Range of Emotions

    Many Braves were in attendance at the Baseball Hall of Fame inductions of former teammates Tom Glavine and Greg Maddux and manager Bobby Cox on Sunday...

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  19. A Momentous Day for Braves at Hall of Fame Induction

    COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. – Hank Aaron received the longest ovation among 55 returning Hall of Famers introduced at before Saturday's Baseball Hall of Fame induction ceremony, and an ...

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  20. La Russa: Support System Key to Hall of Fame Career

    COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. -- Tony La Russa had just been hired to manage the Double-A Knoxville Sox in 1978, the first step on a journey that led to his induction.....

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  21. Bradley Remains Atop D-Backs' Updated Top 20 List

    With the passing of the Draft signing deadline, teams have had a recent influx of talent into their farm systems, and with that, we've updated the Top 20 Prospects lists of all 30 teams...

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  22. Trade Deadline Likely to Keep D-Backs Busy

    PHILADELPHIA -- The D-backs' brass spent the weekend celebrating chief baseball officer Tony La Russa's induction into the National Baseball Hall of Fame...

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  23. Arizona Diamondbacks: Time to Part with Parra

    The Arizona Diamondbacks have a lot of problems. They make disastrous trades involving elite players who aren't “gritty” enough...

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  24. VIDEOS: Six Men Honored at Baseball Hall of Fame Ceremony

    The 2014 Baseball Hall of Fame class is one of the most loaded in the history of the Hall. For the first time since 1971, six living men were enshrined...

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  25. The Six New Hall of Fame Plaques…

    Via the National Baseball Hall of Fame Museum's official Twitter feed, here are the six new plaques that will be added to the walls in Cooperstown after Sunday's induction ceremony ...

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