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MLB: Los Angeles Dodgers sweep Californian rivals San Francisco Giants
The Los Angeles Dodgers completed a series sweep of Californian rivals San Francisco to extend their NL Western Division lead to one and a half games.
Sun Jul 27, 2014
Giants swept, slip further behind Dodgers, ruin everything
You're feeling down about that series. The Dodgers swept the Giants, outscoring them 17-4, yet it never felt that close.
Sunday Baseball NotesRays have big decisions to make
"I still think when push comes to shove, the Rays will deal him," opined one National League special adviser about David Price.
Reality Bites the Red Sox, and There's Nothing Left to Do But Sell
Eric Wilbur is a Boston.com sports columnist who is still in awe of what Dana Kiecker pulled off that one time in Toronto.
Sat Jul 26, 2014
Cincinnati ended its longest skid in five years by getting several good defensive plays and another dominating performance by its All-Star starter.
The Fresno Bee
Fresno Grizzlies forced to fill in more holes after latest Giants moves
Edwin Escobar pitches for Fresno in a June 2, 2014, game agaisnt Sacramento. Considered one of the San Francisco Giants' best prospects, Escobar was dealt to Boston in a trade that netted veteran major league starter Jake Peavy.
Giants trade for Jake Peavy to bolster pitching
Peavy has been pitching better lately after a rough start in Boston this year, and part of the thinking may be that a switch to the National League will help.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
South Side Sox
White Sox shouldn't fear trading within the division
Concerns are overblown to begin with, but trade chits like Dayan Viciedo won't be "the one who got away" Teams that have talked to the Royals say they have called on just about every right-handed hitter who might be available.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
3 Win-Win Trade Scenarios MLB Teams Should Pull the Trigger on
Two major deals have transpired since Friday, with the Los Angeles Angels acquiring Houston Street from the San Diego Padres over the weekend and the Detroit Tigers trading for the Rangers' Joakim In return for the the proven closers, both the Padres and Rangers received a loaded prospect package featuring some of the best young talent from the ... (more)
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Worcester Telegram & Gazette
No offense for Peavy as Blue Jays top Red Sox
No Boston pitcher would benefit more from a barrage of offensive support than Jake Peavy.
Whether buying or selling, the Red Sox should trade Peavy
Jul 12, 2014; Houston, TX, USA; Boston Red Sox starting pitcher Jake Peavy walks to the dugout after the third inning against the Houston Astros at Minute Maid Park.
Red Sox continue strong play by walloping Toronto
Written off, even by some in the front office, only two weeks ago, the Sox were supposed to be selling spare parts by now.
Chris Sale keeps getting better; White Sox win 3-1
He undoubtedly noticed Sale getting angry at himself for falling behind 1-0 to Danny Valencia with two runners on and one out in the sixth.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Haugh: White Sox should follow Cubs' lead at trade deadline
Before we resume our annual obsession with all things Bears, Chicago must acknowledge how surprisingly sturdy the bridge was that connected the stretch of baseball between the end of the Blackhawks and the beginning of Bourbonnais.
Over The Monster
Red Sox vs. Blue Jays: On hope and moderation
Hope is healthy, but after such a terrible start to the season, even a 7-1 run is probably not quite enough to warrant it.
Sun Jul 20, 2014
White Sox Morning BP: Avisail Garcia could have rehab assignment
Jun 28, 2014; Toronto, Ontario, CAN; Chicago White Sox outfielder Avisail Garcia shares a laugh with first base coach Daryl Boston after discovering a paper cup stuck to his hat in a bench prank by team mates during Saturdays game aganst Toronto Blue Jays at Rogers Centre.
Sat Jul 19, 2014
The Roto Authority Fantasy Baseball
Stock Watch: Enjoy the Magic
Sometimes, in fantasy baseball, you need to look at the long stretch of season ahead and think about what moves make sense for the long haul.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
GM Rick Hahn won't say whether Sox are buying or selling
General manager Rick Hahn laughed when asked before the game Friday if the White Sox will be buyers or sellers leading up to the July 31 trade deadline.
Red Sox: From Worst To First To Worst Again
The Red Sox finished last in the division in 2012, losing 50 of their 76 games after the All-Star break in Bobby Valentine's only year as their manager.