1. Astros Prospect Right-Hander Mark Appel Set to Be Promoted to Double-A

    Astros prospect right-hander Mark Appel had his best start of the season on Thursday and now Evan Drellich of the Houston Chronicle reports that he's set to be promoted to Double-A Corpus Christi...

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  2. Matsuzaka to DL; Carlyle Returns

    After undergoing an MRI in New York, Daisuke Matsuzaka has landed on the disabled list with right elbow inflammation...

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  3. Sarich 'Up and Moving,' Doesn't Expect Surgery Following Accident

    If Cory Sarich's Twitter updates are any indication, it seems like things have been looking up lately after what sounds like a scary accident from Tuesday...

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  4. Padres' System Gets Middle-Infield Boost

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  5. Mets Place Matsuzaka on 15-Day DL

    Roster Move: The Mets place RHP Daisuke Matsuzaka on the 15-Day DL and select RHP Buddy Carlyle's contract from Las Vegas (AAA)...

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  6. Report: Peavy to Start Sunday vs. Dodgers

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  7. NHL Stars Help Raise $140K in 'Smashfest' Charity Ping-Pong Tournament

    New York Rangers forward Dominic Moore helped to attract 23 former/current NHL players to his charitable ping-pong tournament “Smashfest” on Thursday, raising an impressive $140K for cancer research along the way...

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  8. The Faces Keep Changing, but the Yankees Just Keep Winning

    A new face shows up in the Yankees ' clubhouse seemingly every day. The acquisitions have arrived so quickly and unexpectedly that the clubhouse attendants have hardly had time to keep up...

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  9. Brassard, Rangers About $1.1M Apart in Arbitration Requests

    There's still some time for the New York Rangers and Derick Brassard to avoid a Monday salary arbitration hearing, but in the meantime, the two sides' submissions are in. Brassard seeks $4...

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  10. Red Sox Acquire Pitching Prospects in Peavy Trade

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  11. Bubba Watson Visits New Orleans Saints Training Camp

    We found out during the Greenbrier Classic that Bubba Watson has a house at the Greenbrier and he visited it on Friday to see what was going on with Sean Payton, Drew Brees, and the New Orleans Saints...

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  12. Tony La Russa: Let PED Users in the Hall, but with an Asterisk

    Decorated skipper Tony La Russa is set to be inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame on Sunday, and the topic of performance-enhancing drugs/banned substanced and how they relate to Hall standards has naturally been broached...

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  13. Historic Start for Felix Doesn't End in Mariners Win

    Felix Hernandez put his name alongside Tom Seaver in the Major League record books Friday with another pitching gem, but the Mariners ' ace was more concerned about not having a win to go along with it...

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  14. Lester: Willing to Return If Traded

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  15. Rizzo and Castro Ready to Give Advice

    One by one, they're going to make their way to Wrigley Field. The Chicago Cubs ' farm system -- the best in in baseball, according to ESPN.com -- is producing major leaguers and will be for the foreseeable future...

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  16. HOF Announces Changes to Voting Process for Recently Retired Players

    The National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum's Board of Directors today announced changes to the rules for election for recently retired players, reducing the length of stay on the ...

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  17. PHOTO: Robin Ventura Took Some Grounders at Third on Friday Night

    So this is kind of cool. White Sox manager Robin Ventura, age 47, dusted off the leather prior to Friday night's game against the Twins (CHW 9, MIN 5) and took some grounders at his old position of third base...

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  18. How Will Caps Fill Their Final Roster Spot?

    Back on July 1, when the Capitals addressed their needs on the blue line and between the pipes with the free-agent signings of defensemen Brooks Orpik and Matt Niskanen and goaltender ...

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  19. Marlins Looking to Buy, Stanton Not for Sale

    Five days before the non-waiver Trade Deadline, and Giancarlo Stanton remains not available. This is no big revelation to those around the Marlins , but it remains the most asked question to those on the outside...

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  20. Kemp's Agent Stewart on Trade Talks: 'Sometimes Change Is Good'

    The Dodgers , after somehow fitting five players into three outfield spots for more than a year now, are trying to alleviate a numbers crunch that's become a problem for Matt Kemp ...

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  21. Jose Abreu Is Third-Fastest in MLB History to Reach 30 Career Homeruns

    White Sox first baseman Jose Abreu homered and knocked in three runs in last night's 8-3 victory over the Twins at Target Field. In doing so, he became the first player in the majors to reach 30 home runs this season...

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  22. Three Paths for Red Sox to Make an Impact at Trade Deadline

    The Red Sox don't get -- and don't want -- too many chances at this. A team whose performance has raised a giant, neon SELL sign has a rare midyear opportunity to use the trade market to address needs for the future...

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  23. Brad Richards on His Blackhawks Salary, No Guarantees He Plays with Kane

    When it became obvious that the New York Rangers were going to buy him out, Brad Richards pitched a potential new NHL home to his agent Pat Morris: The Chicago Blackhawks ...

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  24. Flames Sign Mark Cundari

    The Calgary Flames announced today that they have signed defenceman Mark Cundari to a one-year two-way contract...

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  25. Davis Homers in 10th, Orioles Edge Mariners 2-1

    Chris Davis hit a leadoff homer in the 10th inning, Nelson Cruz also went deep and the Baltimore Orioles overcame a record-tying start by Felix Hernandez in a 2-1 victory Friday night over the Seattle Mariners ...

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