1. Dee Rides Position Switch to Midsummer Classic

    MINNEAPOLIS -- Dee Gordon wasn't initially sold on the Dodgers ' decision for him to make the move from shortstop to second base...

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  2. Puig Follows Big League Dream to All-Star Game

    MINNEAPOLIS -- Dodgers outfielder Yasiel Puig remembers getting to see glimpses of the Major League Baseball All-Star Game when he was in his native Cuba...

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  3. White Sox: Jose Abreu and family can't wait for All-Star 'party'

    MINNEAPOLIS — There will be a moment in Tuesday's All-Star Game when White Sox first baseman Jose Dariel Abreu steps onto Target Field and realizes a dream he and his family have long held...

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  4. David Glass Unhappy with Inconsistency but Believes Club Can Make Playoffs

    The Royals stumbled into the All-Star break, dropping three of four to the Tigers and falling to 6 1/2 games back in the race for the American League Central Division...

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  5. Mariners Release John Buck

    John Buck passed through waivers unclaimed after being designated for assignment by the Mariners last week and the veteran catcher has been released...

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  6. Mariners Release C John Buck

    # Mariners have released catcher John Buck, who was designated July 8 for assignment. That makes him a free agent...

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  7. Jeter Unveils His Greatest ASG Moment

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  8. German Relishes Futures Game, Throws Perfect Frame

    MINNEAPOLIS -- The excitement felt by Marlins pitching prospect Domingo German was definitely not lost in translation. Asked about his being part of the Sirius-XM All-Star Futures Game on Sunday, German smiled and appeared thrilled...

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  9. 10 Priceless Reactions to Stanton's 510-Ft HR

    Although he didn't win the Home Run Derby, Giancarlo Stanton (who's been known to hit baseballs far) crushed one 510 feet on Monday. It was the longest of the competition...

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  10. Rory McIlroy Admits His Second Round Issues Are in His Head

    There's really no use in denying it because it's pretty clear to everyone watching that Rory McIlroy is mentally lost in the second round of tournaments this season...

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  11. MLB Names Bean Its First Ambassador for Inclusion

    MINNEAPOLIS -- One year after Major League Baseball issued a policy prohibiting players from harassing and discriminating against others players based on their sexual orientation, Commissioner ...

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  12. Red Carpet Presented by Chevy

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  13. On the #ASGRedCarpet

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  14. On the #ASGRedCarpet with @HunterPence

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  15. On the #ASGRedCarpet

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  16. Schwarber Joins Surging Almora at Daytona

    GENEVA, Ill. -- It was Monday afternoon and Kyle Schwarber, the Chicago Cubs ' first-round pick in June, was talking about just getting comfortable in his new surroundings not too far from Wrigley Field...

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  17. GM Likely to Focus on Bullpen in Trade Talks: 'Not a Lot to Address'

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Dave Dombrowski would not say that adding bullpen help will be his priority as the July 31 trade deadline approaches...

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  18. Matheny Explains 'MVP' McCutchen over Gomez in CF

    MINNEAPOLIS -- After weeks of preparing his roster and gleaning advice on how to best soak in his first All-Star experience, National League manager Mike Matheny got to work on Monday...

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  19. Different Kind of Pitch: Prepping Miller Park for Soccer

    Miller Park officials want to create a soccer pitch for the Swansea City-Chivas Guadalajara exhibition at 8 p.m. Wednesday that has the illusion of permanence...

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  20. It's Déjà Vu for Brewers' Carlos Gomez

    Minneapolis — It's purely coincidence that the New York Mets and Minnesota Twins were the host teams for the first two All-Star Games in which Carlos Gomez has and will appear...

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  21. Cactus Can't Keep All-Star Closer K-Rod Down

    MINNEAPOLIS -- He signed late, reported to Spring Training late and was not even the Milwaukee Brewers ' closer until dawn broke on Opening Day, but those who know Francisco Rodriguez ...

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  22. Vargas Impresses Kelly with Commitment to Defense

    MINNEAPOLIS -- When Tom Kelly sat down at the breakfast table Sunday morning, the first thing Twins prospect Kennys Vargas brought up was how hard he's been working to improve his defense...

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  23. Hometown All-Star Game Extra-Special for Perkins

    MINNEAPOLIS -- Glen Perkins can't help but envision what it's going to be like to pitch in front of his home crowd in the All-Star Game on Tuesday night at Target Field...

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  24. Dozier Belts a Pair of Homers in 2014 Derby

    MINNEAPOLIS -- Brian Dozier isn't a prototypical home run hitter. He never reached double digits in homers in any of his four years in the Minor Leagues, topping out at nine in 2011...

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  25. Report: Mets Eye SS, LF at Deadline

    NEW YORK -- The Mets will listen on trade proposals involving Bartolo Colon before the July 31 trade deadline and may ultimately end up dealing the 41-year-old right-hander...

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