1. Heyman: Elbow Ligament Issue for No. 1 Pick Aiken Delays Signing by Astros

    Left-hander Brady Aiken is said to have an issue with his elbow ligament, causing the Astros to lower their offer and delaying the deal between the Astros and the No. 1 pick that seemed about to happen almost two weeks ago, sources told CBSSports...

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  2. Heyman: Aiken Has Elbow Ligament Injury

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  3. Russell Debuts; Soler, Bryant, Baez Homer

    As former Chicago Cubs pitcher Jeff Samardzija was making his debut for the Oakland Athletics on Sunday, so was the key player the Cubs got in return in the weekend trade for the All-Star right-hander...

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  4. Bradley Did Everything He Could for Sox

    Red Sox outfielder Jackie Bradley Jr. did everything he could to get his team a win Sunday against the Baltimore Orioles ...

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  5. Batting .356 Since June 1, Adam Jones Quiets Critics and Makes Another ASG

    It seems like a distant memory now, but it wasn't that long ago that I wrote an article here wondering why Adam Jones gets criticized so much...

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  6. Cruz: "What I Care About Is What My Teammates Think About Me ..."

    Nelson Cruz understands that he's going to be under close scrutiny this season after his 50-game suspension last season, and that some players in baseball weren't going to be supportive as he led designated hitters in All-Star voting...

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  7. BA Unveils Updated Top 50 Overall Prospects

    It has been a dangerous year to be a top prospect. Injuries happen every year, but the 2014 season has been worse than usual. The top prospect in baseball, Twins outfielder Byron Buxton, has missed all but five games with a wrist injury...

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  8. Bundy and Harvey Named to Baseball America's Top 50 Prospects List

    Two Orioles pitching prospects made the list today when Baseball America released its list of the current top 50 prospects in baseball...

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  9. Astros Sign No. 25 International Prospect Ronny Rafael

    The Astros have signed Dominican outfielder Ronny Rafael, the No. 25 international prospect for July 2, for a $1.5 million bonus. His contract also includes $100,000 in college scholarship money, which won't count against Houston's bonus pool...

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  10. D-Backs End Braves' Win Streak at Nine Games

    The Diamondbacks ended the Braves ' major-league best winning streak at nine games with a 3-1 victory Sunday at Turner Field...

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  11. Rays Sign No. 1 International Prospect Adrian Rondon

    Dominican shortstop Adrian Rondon, the No. 1 international prospect for July 2, has signed with the Rays for $2,950,000...

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  12. Jeter Looking Forward to All-Star Farewell in Minnesota

    They rose as Derek Jeter dug into the batter's box in the ninth inning on Sunday at Target Field, saluting the Yankees captain's career with a standing ovation as he prepared for his final regular season at-bat against a Twins pitcher...

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  13. Sale, Upton Headline 10 Players for Final Vote

    The 2014 All-Star Game Final Vote balloting program will determine the final All-Star player in each league. Please select one player from each league. Players were nominated by the 2014 All-Star Game managers, in conjunction with Major League Baseball...

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  14. Samardzija Voted All-Star, but Ruled Ineligible

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  15. McCutchen Joins Clemente, Kiner in ASG History

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  16. MLB Announces AL Starters for All-Star Game

    The rosters for the 2014 All-Star Game will be officially announced during a live broadcast at 7 p.m. ET Sunday...

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  17. Report: MLBPA Investigating Agents Involved with Biogenesis Scandal

    According to T.J. Quinn of ESPN, the MLB Players' Association is investigating agents who may have played a role in the Biogenesis scandal...

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  18. A's Activate Eric O'Flaherty, Designate Jeff Francis for Assignment

    As expected the A's have activated reliever Eric O'Flaherty from the disabled list, completing his comeback from Tommy John elbow surgery 12 months ago. To make room on the roster they designated left-hander Jeff Francis for assignment...

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  19. Live Scoreboard, Updating Lineups Around MLB

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  20. Dustin Brown Goofs on President Obama During Congratulatory Call (Video)

    President Obama isn't exactly a die-hard Chicago Blackhawks fan – he's had six years to attend a game, but alas – he is a Chicago sports fan; which was good enough for Los Angeles Kings captain Dustin Brown...

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  21. A's Activate LHP O'Flaherty ('13 Tommy John)

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  22. Lee Westwood Saves His Hometown Soccer Club

    A lot of us Americans are into the World Cup this summer. Or at least we were … Most of us, however, are amateurs compared to true soccer aficionados like Lee Westwood. The former world No...

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  23. Here's Tom Watson's 2015 Open Championship Badge

    On Tuesday, the R&A gave Tom Watson an exemption into the 2015 Open Championship at St. Andrews. This will allow the five-time champion to finish up his Open career at St...

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  24. The team is taking shape

    I'm at The Greenbrier this week as both its Pro Emeritus and a competitor in the Greenbrier Classic. The beauty of this place in the Allegheny mountains is very special to me as I have ...

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  25. Golf Tip: How to Master 100-Yard Shots

    PGA Teacher of the Year Laird Small instructs on how to use a club to hit your ball three different lengths and heights by adjusting where you place your hands on the grip and the placement of the ball in your stance...

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