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3 hrs ago | Suria
Seattle Mariners first baseman Choi Ji-Man was suspended for 50 games without pay by Major League Baseball on Thursday after testing positive for a banned performance-enhancing substance.
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6 hrs ago | NBC Dallas
APRIL 16: Leonys Martin #2 of the Texas Rangers celebrates with Elvis Andrus #1 of the Texas Rangers after Martin hit a walk off RBI single in the bottom of the ninth inning against the Seattle Mariners at Globe Life Park in Arlington on April 16, 2014 in Arlington, Texas.
10 hrs ago | State Press
Los Angeles Angels outfielder and ASU alumnus Kole Calhoun stretches to catch a pickoff attempt during a home game in 2010 at Packard Stadium.
14 hrs ago | CBS Local
I know it hasn't started out the way some O's fans would like, but for the first time ever, I'm picking the O's to win the division.
18 hrs ago | Sacramento Bee Newspaper
If the AL West race turns out to be as close as these three games, the Oakland Athletics and Los Angeles Angels will be battling down to the wire come September.
Felix Hernandez has yet to lose a game for the Seattle Mariners this season. Yu Darvish , meanwhile, hasn't allowed a run in 15 innings for the Texas Rangers .
The Seattle Mariners have gotten off to a solid 7-6 start to the 2014 MLB season, but the front office will likely have one eye on the future as the campaign plays out because there aren't necessarily immediate World Series aspirations in place.
Sometimes it's hard distinguishing this year's Los Angeles Angels team from the one that placed third in the AL West standings last season.
Seattle scored nearly as many runs in their first three-game series as they have in the 10 games since.
I do not advocate sending anyone down just yet, but if the A's did decide that they want a change based on poor performance, who do you think it should be? as the 25th man.
Kevin Kouzmanoff has proven to be a capable stand-in for injured third baseman Adrian Beltre.
After what has been very slow start, Texas Rangers first baseman Prince Fielder finally recorded his first home run with his new team Tuesday night against the Seattle Mariners.
Texas Rangers right handed pitcher Yu Darvish has only pitched two games this season, but those two starts are reminiscence of last season.
The Houston Astros host the Kansas City Royals for a three-game series beginning Tuesday in a matchup of last-place teams - one a surprise and the other expected.
Oakland Athletics' John Jaso, right, hits a two-run home run as Los Angeles Angels catcher Hank Conger looks on during the ninth inning of a baseball game, Monday, April 14, 2014, in Anaheim.
Seattle baseball fans know this spectacle all too well: Just when it looks like the Mariners may have something good going, they trip and fall.