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1 hr ago | ArcaMax Publishing

Royals snap skid with 7-1 victory over White Sox

Dayton Moore tapped his hand against the back of a bench. Seated next to him, Ned Yost kicked his foot up against a nearby railing.

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Related Topix: Sports, American League Central, Major League Baseball, Mike Moustakas, Baseball Players, Jarrod Dyson, Billy Butler, Bruce Chen, Scott Carroll

5 hrs ago | The News Tribune

Tigers lean on experienced trainer Kevin Rand

The Tigers lean on Kevin Rand in and out of season to keep players as healthy as possible.

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Related Topix: Sports, Major League Baseball, Miguel Cabrera, Baseball Players

Tue Jul 22, 2014

Brandon Sun

Happ has dominant performance, bats wake up as Blue Jays beat Red Sox

A night after the Blue Jays got blown out of the dome by the Red Sox, they needed a strong performance from the next starter.

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Related Topix: Sports, Major League Baseball, American League East, Baseball Players, Brad Mills, Darin Mastroianni, Brett Cecil, Munenori Kawasaki, Drew Hutchison

Merced Sun-Star

A's, Oakland agree to 10-year lease extension

The Athletics and the Oakland City Council announced a 10-year lease extension agreement that could have the team continue to play its games at O.co Coliseum.

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Related Topix: Sports, American League West, Major League Baseball

USA Today

Yankees trade for 3B

Can Chase Headley help Yankees in a weak AL East? The New York Yankees have acquired third baseman Chase Headley from the San Diego Padres.

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Related Topix: Sports, Major League Baseball, American League East, Chase Headley, Baseball Players, San Diego Padres, Yangervis Solarte, Derek Jeter, Alex Rodriguez

The State

Houston Astros

Scott Kazmir takes aim at win No. 12 on Tuesday when the Oakland Athletics open a three-game series with the Houston Astros at O.co Coliseum.

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Related Topix: Sports, Jose Altuve, Baseball Players, Houston Astros, Major League Baseball, American League West, Oakland Athletics, Sonny Gray

Brandon Sun

Hutchison unravels quickly as Blue Jays get shelled 14-1 by Red Sox

Drew Hutchison's first 10 pitches were a thing of beauty. The rest of the Blue Jays' night was far from it.

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Related Topix: Sports, Major League Baseball, American League East, Baseball Players, Brad Mills, Drew Hutchison, Boston Red Sox, David Ortiz, John Lackey

The News-Press

Who's on the MLB trade deadline wish list?

Who's on the MLB trade deadline wish list? From Lee to Price to Peavy, pitching weighs heavy on contenders' minds Check out this story on news-press.com: http://usat.ly/1my0xRI With the 100-game mark fast approaching for most major league teams - some have reached it - the contenders' needs are now clear and the trade market is getting established ... (more)

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Related Topix: Sports, American League East, Baseball Players, Brett Lawrie, Adam Lind, Edwin Encarnacion

Mon Jul 21, 2014

Northern Michigan News

Jones' pair of 2-run HRs leads O's over Angels 4-2

Adam Jones hit a pair of two-run homers, including a tiebreaking shot in the sixth inning, and the Baltimore Orioles beat the Los Angeles Angels 4-2 Monday night.

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Related Topix: Sports, American League West, Baseball Players, Major League Baseball, Adam Jones, American League East, Mike Trout, Los Angeles Angels, Matt Shoemaker

Washington Times

Willingham's homer powers Twins past Indians 4-3

Josh Willingham's tiebreaking home run in the eighth inning sent the Minnesota Twins to a 4-3 victory over the Cleveland Indians on Monday night.

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Related Topix: Sports, American League Central, Major League Baseball, Minnesota Twins, Trevor Plouffe, Baseball Players, Kris Johnson, Asdrubal Cabrera

Bellingham Herald

Kansas City Royals

The last thing the Kansas City Royals need in the midst of an offensive slump is an All-Star level stingy pitcher.

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Related Topix: Sports, American League Central, Major League Baseball, Kansas City Royals, Chris Sale, Chicago White Sox, Billy Butler

CBS Local

Chamberlain's Arm And Beard Fitting In With Tigers

Chamberlain leads the American League in holds heading into Detroit's road trip this week against the Arizona Diamondbacks and Los Angeles Angels.

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Related Topix: Sports, American League Central, Major League Baseball, Michigan High School Sports, High School Sports, Baseball Players, Drew Smyly

The State

Texas Rangers

Shane Green tries to pitch the New York Yankees to their fourth straight win on Monday when they open a four-game series with the Texas Rangers at Yankee Stadium.

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Related Topix: Sports, Major League Baseball, American League East, Texas Rangers, New York Yankees

Bradenton.com

New York Mets

Jon Niese makes his return to the New York Mets' rotation on Monday night for the opener of a three-game series with the Seattle Mariners.

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Related Topix: Sports, Major League Baseball, New York Mets, American League West, Seattle Mariners, Baseball Players, Roenis Elias

SanLuisObispo.com

Gray, A's pound Orioles 10-2 to take series

Sonny Gray struck out eight to win his fifth consecutive decision, and the major-league best A's pounded the Orioles 10-2 on Sunday in the final regular-season meeting between the AL division leaders.

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Related Topix: Sports, Major League Baseball, American League East, Sonny Gray, Baseball Players, Kevin Gausman, Stephen Vogt, Yoenis Cespedes, T.J McFarland

Merced Sun-Star

Angels with latest big move before trade deadline

Tampa Bay Rays pitcher David Price throws against the Minnesota Twins in the eighth inning of a baseball game Saturday, July 19, 2014, in Minneapolis.

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Related Topix: Sports, American League West, Major League Baseball, David Price, Baseball Players, Tampa Bay Rays, Minnesota Twins, Joe Nathan

Sun Jul 20, 2014

Daily Reporter

Dominguez has 4 RBIs; Astros beat White Sox 11-7

Matt Dominguez hit a two-run homer and a tiebreaking RBI double, and the Astros tied their season high with 17 hits as they prevented a three-game sweep.

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Related Topix: Sports, Jose Altuve, Baseball Players, Chris Sale, Jon Singleton, American League West, Major League Baseball, Alexei Ramirez, Jose Abreu

The Tribune

Rodney blows lead in 9th as M's lose to Angels 6-5

The Seattle Mariners' major league-leading bullpen was spent after back-to-back games that went 16 and 12 innings.

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Related Topix: Sports, American League West, Major League Baseball, Dustin Ackley, Baseball Players, Kyle Seager, Fernando Rodney, Mike Trout, Kole Calhoun

Daily Journal

Angels rally in 9th against Rodney to beat M's 6-5

Albert Pujols mimicked Fernando Rodney's celebratory bow-and-arrow routine as the Los Angeles Angels got to Seattle's closer for one of their most dramatic comeback wins this season.

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Related Topix: Sports, American League West, Major League Baseball, Baseball Players, Mike Trout, Fernando Rodney, Dustin Ackley, Kyle Seager, Grant Green

Ledger-Enquirer.com

Baseball Capsules

Ellsbury and Derek Jeter each had an RBI single for the Yankees, who finished a three-game sweep in their first series after the All-Star break.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Aroldis Chapman, New York Yankees, Major League Baseball, Derek Jeter, Neftali Feliz, Drew Smyly, American League Central

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