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7 hrs ago | West Hawaii Today

MLB roundup: Dunn gets it done in first at-bat with A's

Adam Dunn provided instant pop for the struggling Athletics, hitting a towering, two-run homer in his first at-bat for Oakland to highlight a 6-1 win over the Seattle Mariners on Monday.


Related Topix: Sports, American League West, American League, Major League Baseball, Adam Dunn, Baseball Players, Seattle Mariners, Chicago White Sox, Gio Gonzalez

17 hrs ago | Ananova

MLB: No-hit win for Phillies

Cole Hamels was helped by some solid relief as the Philadelphia Phillies bullpen combined to pitch a no-hitter in a 7-0 win against the Atlanta Braves.


Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, National League East, Baseball Players, Cole Hamels, Jake Diekman, Ken Giles, Jonathan Papelbon

Sat Aug 30, 2014


Twins prospect Alex Meyer leaves start after velocity drop

Triple-A right-hander Alex Meyer, the Twins' top-ranked pitching prospect, left his start Saturday night for Rochester after facing two batters in the second inning.


Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players

Mon Aug 25, 2014

WHEC-TV Rochester

Red Wings and Twins extend affiliation through 2016

The Rochester Red Wings and Minnesota Twins have announced a two-year extension of their Player Development Contract, maintaining the two clubs' affiliation through at least the 2016 season.


Related Topix: Sports, Minnesota Twins, Major League Baseball, Francisco Liriano, Baseball Players, Justin Morneau, Joe Mauer, Joe Nathan

The Good Phight

Comparing Ben Revere and Denard Span

Both were Minnesota outfielders that were traded to teams within the National League East two years ago.


Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Ben Revere, National League, Major League Baseball, National League East, Justin Morneau, Trevor May

Fri Aug 22, 2014

Federal Baseball

Denard Span steals 27th base to set Nationals up for another walk-off win

Washington Nationals' center fielder Denard Span was determined to improve his runner game this season.


Related Topix: Sports

Washington Nationals

Zimmerman resumes activity

Nationals veteran Ryan Zimmerman returned to baseball-related activities on Thursday afternoon when he threw for the first time since sustaining his injury less than a month ago at Coors Field in Denver.


Related Topix: Sports, Ryan Zimmerman, Baseball Players, Anthony Rendon, Major League Baseball

Thu Aug 21, 2014

The New Zealand Herald

Baseball Capsules

Denard Span scored from second off third baseman Jordan Pacheco's throwing error in the ninth inning as the Washington Nationals stretched their winning streak to 10 games with a 1-0 victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks on Thursday.


Related Topix: Sports, American League, Baseball Players, Major League Baseball, Washington Nationals, Rafael Soriano, New York Mets, David Price

Mon Aug 18, 2014

Bellingham Herald

Baseball Capsules

LaRoche sent a 3-1 pitch from Will Harris off the wall in the back of the Nationals bullpen and was mobbed by his teammates at home plate.


Related Topix: Sports, Adam LaRoche, Baseball Players, American League, Major League Baseball, Craig Stammen, Washington Nationals, Brad Ziegler

Fri Aug 15, 2014


Twins prospect Byron Buxton diagnosed with concussion after outfield collision

After seeing brain injuries derail the careers of Joe Mauer , Justin Morneau , and Denard Span in recent years Twins fans know all too well that there's no such thing as, in general manager Terry Ryan's words , "just a concussion."


Related Topix: Sports, Joe Mauer, Baseball Players, Justin Morneau

Thu Aug 14, 2014

Federal Baseball

Nationals' Denard Span's hot streak answers fans' prayers

When Denard Span joined the Nationals last season, fans -- and the team -- were optimistic that Span would provide a high on-base, swift running leadoff jolt in front of several talented sluggers, as well as superior defense.


Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Washington Nationals, Major League Baseball

Tue Aug 12, 2014

Federal Baseball

Nationals vs Mets: Series Preview Q&A with Amazin' Avenue - 2015 Nats' outfield?

The Washington Nationals and New York Mets are scheduled to start their three-game set in Citi Field at 7:10 PM EDT tonight, weather permitting, so we talked to Amazin' Avenue about the Nats for a series preview Q&A.


Related Topix: Sports, Bryce Harper, Baseball Players, Jayson Werth, Steven Souza, Adam LaRoche, Ryan Zimmerman

Mon Aug 11, 2014


Minnesota Twins 4, Astros 2: Joe Mauer delivers winning hit in first game back

Playing his first game for the Twins since July 1, the franchise first baseman delivered the game-deciding single with two out in the top of the ninth Monday night at Minute Maid Park.


Related Topix: Sports, Joe Mauer, Baseball Players, Chris Parmelee, Jose Altuve, Brian Dozier

Sat Aug 09, 2014


Twins catcher Kurt Suzuki finally getting his game back

As the final stages of negotiation took place, as Kurt Suzuki and agent Dan Lozano hammered out a contract extension that would give the all-star catcher a modicum of professional security, there was one final item that could have been discussed.


Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Kurt Suzuki, Washington Nationals

Thu Aug 07, 2014

St. Cloud Times

Hatten column: Santana's numbers pose hope for TwinsHatten column:...

Hatten column: Santana's numbers pose hope for Twins These are tough times to be a Minnesota Twins fan Check out this story on These are tough times to be a Minnesota Twins fan.


Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Danny Santana, Carlos Gomez

Tue Aug 05, 2014

Oswaldo Arcia, lefties on lefties, and swinging "too hard"

After a promising rookie campaign last year Oswaldo Arcia has been a mess for most of this season, hitting .199 with 56 strikeouts in 44 games since homering in back-to-back games in early June.


Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Oswaldo Arcia, Justin Morneau, Joe Mauer, Jason Kubel

Mon Aug 04, 2014

Star Tribune

Twins scramble to fill once-deep center field position

An organization that was building a legacy of strong center field play has been relegated to scouring the waiver wire for options this season and using a natural shortstop in the position.


Related Topix: Sports, Ben Revere, Jordan Schafer