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Medford Mail Tribune
Rangers edge slumping M's
Kevin Kouzmanoff delivered again, doubling twice and scoring two runs as the Texas Rangers beat Seattle Mariners 8-6 Thursday.
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Thu Apr 17, 2014
Early Returns on Yankees' Jacoby Ellsbury Suggest He's Worth Every Penny
In most years, money is of no object to the New York Yankees . Acquiring top-tier talent on the free-agent market is a right of passage in the Bronx.
Bless You Boys
MLB News: Revenge of the K
If yesterday were today, and today were tomorrow, you'd be seriously late for some appointments right now.
McClendon method: Let players play
Too many losses cost him his job after five seasons as manager of the Pittsburgh Pirates .
Wed Apr 16, 2014
Sean "Diddy" Combs Tops Forbes' Hip-Hop's Wealthiest Artist List
The musician and entrepreneur is the leader of the extremely wealthy pack with an estimated fortune of $700 million, according to Forbes .
Tue Apr 15, 2014
Tampa Bay Devil Rays
Odorizzi gets the call against Orioles Wednesday
Tuesday's Rays-Orioles game was postponed due to rain. Wednesday the weather should accommodate baseball, but it won't be comfortable.
Robinson Cano is a Small Sample Size Survivor
The Mariner's offense is off to an odd start. Some nights looking like the 1927 New York Yankees , while looking pitiful on others.
On April 15th, Pro Athletes Face Their Fiercest Adversary: the Taxman
Max Baer and Primo Carnera couldn't knock Joe Louis down. But the IRS did--repeatedly.
A pickup who is paying back
The Seattle Mariners didn't pay $240 million to Robinson Cano for the veteran second baseman to be a senior adviser to his teammates.
The Bard's Take: The Bomb
The deal which brought Mark Trumbo to the Diamondbacks this past offseason is easily the most difficult to evaluate, especially considering it in anything other than a vacuum.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Yanks Go Yard
When Carlos Beltran Plays First It's Time To Call Stephen Drew
Oct 30, 2013; Boston, MA, USA; Boston Red Sox shortstop Stephen Drew hits a solo home run against the St. Louis Cardinals in the fourth inning during game six of the MLB baseball World Series at Fenway Park.
New York Daily News
Harper: Mariner reject Kelley gives Yanks huge relief
Kelley became an integral part of the bullpen last season, racking up 71 strikeouts in 53 innings.
Sun Apr 13, 2014
Brian Roberts' sore back gets MRI, Yankees say
The Yankees didn't say how long Roberts might be out. He was a late scratch from Sunday's game against the Red Sox at Yankee Stadium.
BTF's Baseball Primer
Fine for Yankees being considered in tampering case with Mike Trout
Commissioner Bud Selig is considering whether to fine the New York Yankees for tampering, the result of an investigation triggered by Yankees President Randy Levine's comment last winter that he would offer Angels outfielder Mike Trout a 10-year contract.
McClendona s way: The way M's manager is handling his team has made an impact
The young, athletic, and yes, sometimes mistake-prone rookie was so worried about impressing people, most notably new Mariners manager Lloyd McClendon, that he says he lost track of who he was.
Sat Apr 12, 2014
New York Daily News
Lupica: A manager of principle
The Yankees lose Jeter next season. But now they've lost Cano forever, because of a business decision so clearly informed by what the end of Alex Rodriguez's 10-year contract looks like, and the disaster it has become for them, and not just financially, even with Rodriguez off the books this season because of his drug suspension.
The Hartford Courant
Five Homers Carry Yankees Past Red Sox
Catcher Brian McCann hit two of five home runs for the New York Yankees in a 7-4 victory over the Boston Red Sox on Saturday at Yankee Stadium Designated hitter Carlos Beltran , right fielder Alfonso Soriano and first baseman Kelly Johnson also hit home runs for the Yankees, who entered the game with seven home runs in their first 11 games, ... (more)
Erasmo to face Gray at Safeco in rematch
Promising young right-handers Sonny Gray and Erasmo Ramirez square off for the second time in a week on Saturday when the A's meet the Mariners at Safeco Field.
Early-Season Grades for New York Yankees' Offseason Acquisitions
In New York it is never too early to over-analyze a player's performance, especially if the player is a new acquisition from this offseason.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
MLB might fine Yankees for Mike Trout comment
Major League Baseball is considering fining the Yankees for team president Randy Levine's December comment that he'd offer Angels star Mike Trout a 10-year contract, according to a report from Bill Shaikin of the Los Angeles Times .