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3 hrs ago | The News Tribune
Bud Norris won for the fifth time in his last six starts, allowing two runs - one earned - and eight hits over 6 2-3 innings with eight strikeouts and two walks.
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5 hrs ago | Examiner.com
In observation of Derek Jeter's final season, Nike released its 'RE2SPECT' ad, having notable figures such as Jay-Z, Billy Crystal, Michael Jordan and Spike Lee tip their hats to the future Hall-of-Famer.
9 hrs ago | Call to the Pen
A report this morning from Oakland Athletics beat writer Susan Slusser, appearing in the San Francisco Chronicle , noted that the A's may be hot on the trail of a player of one of their rivals, the Seattle Mariners.
13 hrs ago | Yanks Go Yard
The Yankees have stormed out of the All-Star Break by sweeping the Cincinnati Reds in a three-game series over the weekend.
18 hrs ago | The State
The Texas Rangers and Toronto Blue Jays will wrap up their three-game series Sunday at Rogers Centre, as Mark Buehrle tries to improve on his double-digit win total.
18 hrs ago | The News Tribune
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.
21 hrs ago | Oakland Athletics
The A's secured Sunday afternoon's series win over the Orioles with much ease, getting yet another superb start from Gray's dominance is becoming routine, particularly of late.
July 19, 2014; Anaheim, CA, USA; Seattle Mariners celebrate the 3-2 victory against the Los Angeles Angels at Angel Stadium of Anaheim.
Pujols hit a tying double off the Mariners' closer and Grant Green had a game-ending, bases-loaded single that lifted the Angels to a 6-5 win Sunday.
Mariners manager Lloyd McClendon tried to get a five-out save from All-Star closer Fernando Rodney, but that plan didn't work.
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.
Sonny Gray continues to be the antidote for whatever ails the A's, pitching a two-hitter for 6 2/3 innings Sunday in leading Oakland to a 10-2 win over the Baltimore Orioles.
No one knows this better than the Texas Rangers, who currently own the worst record in all of Major League Baseball.
Fantasy owners in AL-only leagues have been the big winners so far in the trading season.
Nobody would blame Texas Rangers' general manager Jon Daniels if every time his cell phone rings and he sees Dave Dombrowski's caller ID on it, his colon constricts a little tighter.
JULY 15: American League All-Star Derek Jeter #2 of the New York Yankees speaks with American League All-Star Mike Trout #27 of the Los Angeles Angels during batting practice prior to the 85th MLB All-Star Game at Target Field on July 15, 2014 in Minneapolis, Minnesota.
Justin Verlander thinks the A's traded for pitchers Jeff Samardzija and Jason Hammel specifically to get past the Tigers in the playoffs.
Updated: Mon Jul 21, 2014 11:20 pm
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