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Hanley smacks stack of throwback jacks

“Every time I get hit, that fires me up,” said Ramirez, who, along with his teammates, were clad in the throwback Red Sox uniforms from 1975. “I think it makes me a better player when I get hit, because I ...

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Royals and Cubs Dominate Jersey Sales

ShareTweet When it comes to jersey sales…the Kansas City Royals are kings. Major League Baseball released a list of its best-selling jerseys for the first half of 2016 and four Royals (Eric Hosmer, Salvador Perez, Lorenzo Cain and Alex Gordon) ...

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Yank throws 105.1 mph, is on Cubs' radar

“I look [at the scoreboard] every time he throws a pitch,” McCann said. “I look every time to see how hard it was. It’s incredible what he can do on the mound. You just hope you catch it right. If ...

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Tony La Russa talks mysterious ‘issue’ with Shelby Miller

Most people felt the Arizona Diamondbacks gave up too much to acquire Shelby Miller from the Atlanta Braves over the winter, and the deal looks even worse now that Miller has been optioned to Triple-A. To say that Miller has ...

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Twins deliver finish worth the wait after rain delay in extra innings

MINNEAPOLIS — Joe Mauer raced home with the winning run when Max Kepler’s comebacker ricocheted off pitcher Joe Colon’s glove in the 11th inning to give the Minnesota Twins a rain-delayed 5-4 victory over the Cleveland Indians on Saturday night. ...

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D-Backs GM: Trading for Miller hasn't worked out

Presented By by Brandon Wile 1h ago Mark J. Rebilas / USA TODAY Sports Arizona Diamondbacks general manager Dave Stewart was heavily criticized for the haul of prospects he sent to Atlanta for Shelby Miller, and the early returns have ...

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Dombrowski: Pomeranz ready for increased workload

Dave Dombrowski understood the risks associated with trading for Drew Pomeranz. After all, the newest Boston Red Sox starter is entering uncharted territory as the season kicks into high gear: His 102 innings pitched this season is already the highest ...

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Mets players stonewall media after Terry Collins doesn’t play them in All-Star Game

ShareTweetShare Despite having Terry Collins as manager of the NL team, the New York Mets were the only NL team to not have someone appear in the All-Star game. The Mets skipper told Fox before the game that he wanted to ...

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Blue Jays' Saunders didn't notice Canadian anthem incident

by Brandon Wile 2h ago Denis Poroy / Getty Images Sport / Getty Making the first All-Star appearance of his major-league career, Toronto Blue Jays outfielder and British Columbia native Michael Saunders acknowledged that he didn’t even notice until reporters ...

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Tonight a stage for every Star

But if the game itself is anywhere near as captivating as the Giancarlo Show — also known as the T-Mobile Home Run Derby — we’re on the cusp of something special at Petco Park. And David Ortiz‘s midsummer send-off, an ...

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