1. Bryce Harper, Entire Washington Nationals Infield Prove Hitting Is Contagious

    With the rainstorm of national attention placed on the controversial shutdown of Washington Nationals fireballer Stephen Strasburg, another very intriguing story has been unfolding in Washington DC...

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  2. Oakland Athletics, Baltimore Orioles Epitomize Leadership in Action

    On Monday, Fox Sports MLB writer Ken Rosenthal wrote a piece that described the Oakland Athletics as a “revolving door of misfits...

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  3. Joe Flacco, Baltimore Ravens Debut Scary Movie vs. Cincinnati Bengals

    Art Modell must have smiled wide upon M&T Stadium Monday. Under clear, crisp skies, an imposing sea of 70,000 diehard football fans clad in black and purple watched the Baltimore ...

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  4. 5 Huge Takeaways from Orioles-Yankees Series

    Oriole Park at Camden Yards was an inspiring sight last weekend. Under an umbrella of mostly beautiful weather, a nice mix of Baltimore Orioles and New York Yankees fans filled this park to capacity...

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  5. Ray Lewis: How Ravens Star Could Inspire Orioles in Wake of Markakis Injury

    Sunday, Baltimore Orioles fans awoke to the sobering reminder that Nick Markakis' regular season has come to an end due to a broken thumb...

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  6. Nick Markakis: Hand Injury Will Not Derail Resolute Orioles

    On Saturday, New York Yankees left-hander CC Sabathia struck Baltimore Orioles outfielder Nick Markakis in the hand with a pinpoint inaccurate fastball. This tragedy struck in the fifth inning...

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  7. Michigan vs. Air Force: Is Imposing Mystique of the Big House Gone?

    Flyovers by U.S. Air Force aircraft are a common sight over Michigan Stadium in Ann Arbor. Throughout the years, faithful of the maize and blue have been treated to the high-flying ...

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  8. Michigan vs. Air Force: F-16 Viper vs. B-52 Bomber

    I was born and raised 45 minutes from Ann Arbor Michigan. To this day, I throw verbal fists for the Maize and Blue. Now a member of the U.S...

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  9. Bubba Starling: Royals' Top Prospect Finishes First Pro Season at Burlington

    Jason Heyward. Stephen Strasburg. Bryce Harper. Mike Trout. These four once-highly touted prospects have crossed the threshold to the major leagues with exciting fanfare. Next on the radar is Bubba Starling...

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  10. Renewed Rivalry Between Baltimore Orioles and NY Yankees Is Great for Baseball

    New York Yankees fans have a question they love to collectively ask opposing teams at ballparks throughout America...

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  11. Baltimore Orioles: 7 Potential AL Wild-Card Pitching Matchups

    The AL race to the postseason is proving to be one of the most memorable in years. For seven MLB ballclubs in the hunt, nothing is guaranteed. As the New York Yankees have experienced in recent days, no division lead is safe...

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  12. Tyler Austin: Yanks Prospect Leads 10 Candidates Worthy of Minor League POY

    Every year since 1980, the New York Yankees have recognized the best performing hitter and pitcher within its minor league system with what is now called the Kevin Lawn Award...

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  13. Baltimore Orioles: 3 Players Who Need to Step Up to Make the Playoffs

    The Baltimore Ravens can wait a little longer for Mobtown’s full attention, for Buck Showalter’s Orioles have taken flight like a fully-armed Predator drone...

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  14. Nick Markakis: Quiet, Ironclad Leadership Key to Orioles Resurgence

    Like a gunslinger in the 1800's wild west, Baltimore Orioles ’ star outfielder Nick Markakis rarely cracks a smile...

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  15. Albert Pujols: LA Angels' Superstar Poised for Monster Finish

    With the way rookie Mike Trout has performed for the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim this year, it seems like national attention on Albert Pujols has fallen off the radar a little...

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  16. Michigan vs. Alabama: Wolverines Learn Life Lesson in Loss to Tide

    Bo Schembechler is fighting like hell from his grave to give someone an earful. In what was supposed to be an exciting, nationally-televised game at Cowboys Stadium, the University ...

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  17. N.Y. Yankees: Rough Patch or Implosion?

    Baseball is the most flip-flop sport there is on the planet. One day it can be a jerk; the following day it can be a team's best friend...

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  18. Buck Showalter: Why Baltimore Orioles Skipper Must Win AL Manager of the Year

    It is time to end the debate about the 2012 American League Manager of the Year. It is time to stop talking about New York Yankees ’ manager Joe Girardi and Chicago White Sox skipper Robin Ventura...

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  19. Bryce Brentz: Boston Red Sox Outfield Prospect Crushing Baseballs at Double-A

    For all the challenges the Boston Red Sox have faced this season, there have been bright spots that should excite fans in Beantown. One of those bright spots has been 23-year-old outfield prospect Bryce Brentz...

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  20. How Hype Can Punish Your Wallet

    On August 16, Bleacher Report’s Andrew Brining wrote a thought-provoking feature called The Idiocy of Hype ...

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  21. Jameson Taillon: Could Stud Pitching Prospect Help Bucs to Playoffs?

    Dominant. Simply put, that is the best way to describe how top-notch Pittsburgh Pirates ' pitching prospect Jameson Taillon has performed since being promoted to the Double-A Altoona Curve in August...

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  22. Is New York Yankees' Brass Laughing at LA Dodgers' Trade with BoSox?

    The fly on the wall in the executive offices at Fenway Park has got to be chuckling her wings off—right above the heads of the Boston Red Sox brass...

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  23. Angel Pagan: S.F. Giants Outfielder Enjoying All-Star Second Half

    In the midst of a whirlwind of news impacting the San Francisco Giants the past few weeks, three things have become certain. First, suspended Giants All-Star Melky Cabrera will not play baseball for a while...

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  24. Baltimore Orioles Weekly Activity Report (WAR): August 20-September 2

    Last week we launched the Baltimore Orioles Weekly Activity Report (WAR). This WAR provides readers key Orioles analysis from last week’s play, and also gives a synopsis of what to expect in the upcoming week...

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  25. Joe Saunders: How Newly Acquired Hurler Boosts Baltimore Orioles Playoff Chances

    In December 2011, Dan Connolly of the Baltimore Sun reported the Baltimore Orioles were very interested in acquiring left-handed pitcher Joe Saunders from the Arizona Diamondbacks ...

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