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4 hrs ago | ESPN
The Los Angeles Angels won't limit Garrett Richards ' workload down the stretch this season, especially with the Oakland Athletics squarely in their sights.
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8 hrs ago | Ledger-Enquirer.com
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.
9 hrs ago | BleacherReport
With the 2014 MLB trade deadline rapidly approaching, it should be safe to say the Texas Rangers are going to be spectators while any sort of madness unfolds.
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.
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.
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.
The Yankees have stormed out of the All-Star Break by sweeping the Cincinnati Reds in a three-game series over the weekend.
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.
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.
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.
Updated: Tue Jul 22, 2014 12:54 pm
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