1. Philadelphia Phillies' A.J. Burnett Passes 2,500 Career Innings Pitched

    Upon passing the 2,500-inning mark in Monday's game against the New York Mets, Philadelphia Phillies right-hander A.J...

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  2. Boston's Clay Buchholz Trying to Avoid Tripling 2013 ERA

    Boston Red Sox right-hander Clay Buchholz is hoping to avoid a dubious feat this season, as he's in danger of becoming the first pitcher to triple his ERA from one year to the next ...

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  3. Yankees' Derek Jeter Moves Past Yastrzemski into 7th Place on All-Time Hits List

    New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter continued his assault on the record books Monday night, using a three-hit performance against the Texas Rangers to move into seventh place on MLB 's all-time hits list, per ESPN New York's Wallace Matthews ...

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  4. Mariners' Felix Hernandez Records 13th Straight Start with 7+ IP, 2 Runs or Less

    Showcasing his usual dominant form, Seattle Mariners pitcher Felix Hernandez set an American League record Friday, recording his 13th consecutive start with seven or more innings ...

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  5. Nationals' Rafael Soriano Records 200th Career Save

    Washington Nationals relief pitcher Rafael Soriano closed out Sunday's 4-2 victory over the Cincinnati Reds to notch his 200th career save, per MLB Milestones on twitter...

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  6. Seattle Mariners' Fernando Rodney Records 200th Career Save

    Seattle Mariners closer Fernando Rodney notched his 200th career save this past Saturday afternoon, according to the team's official Twitter account ...

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  7. 2014 Baseball Hall of Fame Class 1st Since 1999 with 3 1st-Ballot Inductees

    With Greg Maddux, Tom Glavine and Frank Thomas all entering the Baseball Hall of Fame on Sunday, the 2014 class became the first since 1999 with three first-ballot inductees, per ESPN Stats & Info ...

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  8. Jeff Gordon Drives to Record-Setting 5th Win at Brickyard 400

    With Sunday's victory at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, Jeff Gordon became the first driver in NASCAR history with five wins at the Brickyard 400, per NASCAR on Twitter...

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  9. Red Sox's David Ortiz Becomes 53rd Player with 1,500 Career RBI

    On Wednesday night against the Toronto Blue Jays , Boston Red Sox designated hitter David Ortiz became the 53rd MLB player to attain 1,500 career RBI, per a tweet from ESPN Boston ...

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  10. Phillies' Grady Sizemore 1 Hit Away from 1,000 on His Career

    Through 954 career games, Grady Sizemore —now of the Philadelphia Phillies—finds himself just one hit short of collecting 1,000 total base knocks on his career...

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  11. Broncos' Peyton Manning Eyes All-Time Passing TD Record in 2014

    With the 2014 NFL season just 42 days from kicking off, Peyton Manning of the Denver Broncos enters with his sights set on yet another historic career achievement...

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  12. Blue Jays' Melky Cabrera Approaching 500 Career RBI

    Entering Wednesday's game against the Boston Red Sox, outfielder Melky Cabrera of the Toronto Blue Jays found himself just three RBI short of 500 total on his career...

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  13. Brewers' Aramis Ramirez Plays in 2,000th Career Game

    When Aramis Ramirez of the Milwaukee Brewers took the field Wednesday afternoon against the Cincinnati Reds, it marked the 2,000th game of his major league career, per Adam McCalvy of MLB...

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  14. Yankees' Derek Jeter Moves into 1st Place on Franchise's All-Time Doubles List

    With a two-bagger in the ninth inning of Sunday's 2-1 win over the Texas Rangers , Derek Jeter of the New York Yankees passed Lou Gehrig to take sole possession of the all-time franchise record for doubles, per MLB Stat of the Day ...

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  15. Cubs' Anthony Rizzo 1st in National League to Reach 25 Home Runs

    With a pair of home runs in Tuesday's 6-0 win over the San Diego Padres , Anthony Rizzo of the Chicago Cubs became the first player in the National League to reach 25 homers this season, per ESPN Stats & Info ...

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  16. St. Louis Cardinals' Adam Wainwright Sees ERA Rise Above 2.00

    After struggling as the starter for the National League in last week's All-Star Game, St. Louis Cardinals pitcher Adam Wainwright missed a chance to become the first Cardinals starter in 45 years with a sub-2...

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  17. Boston's David Ortiz Passes Carl Yastrzemski for 36th on All-Time Home Runs List

    As predicted by none other than himself, David Ortiz of the Boston Red Sox is starting to heat up. Per Alex Speier of WEEI .com (via NESN ...

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  18. Nationals' Gio Gonzalez Records 1,000th Strikeout of Career

    Washington Nationals pitcher Gio Gonzalez recorded the 1,000th strikeout of his career in Sunday's 5-4 win over the Milwaukee Brewers, putting a lone bright spot on what was otherwise a poor outing...

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  19. Dodgers' Adrian Gonzalez Hits 250th Home Run of Career

    Los Angeles Dodgers first baseman Adrian Gonzalez went deep in the seventh inning of Tuesday's 12-7 loss to the Pittsburgh Pirates, recording the 250th home run of his career...

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  20. Rays' Evan Longoria Breaks Franchise Record for Career Doubles, Ties RBI Mark

    Tampa Bay Rays third baseman Evan Longoria hit his 216th career double in Sunday's game against the Minnesota Twins ...

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  21. Braves' B.J. Upton Closing in on 500 RBI for Career

    Atlanta Braves outfielder B.J. Upton is poised to reach 500 career RBI shortly after the All-Star break...

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  22. Cardinals' Matt Holliday Approaching 1,000 Career Runs

    As the St. Louis Cardinals come out of the All-Star break looking to take over the NL Central, outfielder Matt Holliday needs just one more run to reach 1,000 for his career...

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  23. Angels' Mike Trout Second-Youngest Player to Take Home All-Star Game MVP Honors

    After racking up five total bases, two RBI and a run scored on Tuesday, Mike Trout of the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim became the second-youngest player to be awarded All-Star Game MVP honors, per MLB...

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  24. Yankees' Derek Jeter Becomes Oldest Player with 2 Hits in an All-Star Game

    After going 2-for-2 at the plate in his 14th and final All-Star Game appearance, Derek Jeter of the New York Yankees became the oldest player ever to record multiple hits in the Midsummer Classic, per MLB Stat of the Day ...

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  25. Over/Under for MLB Stars Chasing Major League Milestones

    The second half of the MLB season is typically all about division and pennant races, but in 2014, there are a handful of interesting records and milestones that could fall. The biggest record surrounds Chicago White Sox first baseman Jose Abreu...

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