1. 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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  2. 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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  3. 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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  4. 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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  5. 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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  6. 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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  7. 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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  8. 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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  9. 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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  10. 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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  11. 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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  12. 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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  13. 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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  14. 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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  15. 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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  16. 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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  17. 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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  18. Jose Abreu Sets 1st-Half Rookie Records for Home Runs and Total Bases

    It's no secret that Chicago White Sox first baseman Jose Abreu has burst onto the scene, but the rate at which he's threatening first-year player records still comes as a bit of a surprise...

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  19. Giants' Madison Bumgarner Becomes 2nd Pitcher with 2 Grand Slams in a Season

    San Francisco Giants pitcher Madison Bumgarner earned a piece of history Sunday, becoming just the second pitcher in MLB history to hit two grand slams in a season, per ESPN Stats & Info ...

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  20. 2014 World Cup Sets Record with 31 Goals by Substitutes

    With 31 goals by substitutes, the 2014 World Cup smashed the previous record of 24 set at the 2006 tournament in Germany, per ESPN Stats & Info ...

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  21. 2014 World Cup Ties 1998 Cup with Record 171 Goals

    Noted for a number of high-scoring affairs in the group stage, the 2014 World Cup in Brazil ultimately matched the all-time record of 171 goals scored in a tournament, equaling the total from the 1998 Cup in France, per ESPN Stats & Info ...

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  22. Germany Becomes 1st European Team to Win World Cup in Americas

    With Sunday's 1-0 defeat of Argentina in the World Cup final, Germany became the first-ever European team to win a World Cup title in the Americas, per ESPN Stats & Info ...

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  23. Germany's Sami Khedira 10th to Win World Cup and European Cup in Same Year

    When Germany triumphed 1-0 over Argentina on Sunday, German midfielder Sami Khedira became just the 10th player in footballing history to win the World Cup and European Cup in the same year, per ESPN's Paul Carr ...

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  24. Germany Becomes 3rd Country to Win World Cup at Least 4 Times

    With Sunday's 1-0 extra-time defeat of Argentina in the World Cup final, Germany joined Italy and Brazil as the only four-time winners of the tournament, per ESPN FC ...

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  25. Lionel Messi Becomes 5th Straight Golden Ball Winner Not to Win World Cup

    Argentina forward Lionel Messi continued a surprising trend over the weekend, becoming the fifth consecutive winner of the World Cup's Golden Ball who did not come from the tournament-winning side, per ESPN's Paul Carr ...

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