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3 hrs ago | Daily Camera
It's not the actual hardware that third baseman Nolan Arenado covets. Actually, he's not quite sure where to find the National League Gold Glove trophy he won last year as a rookie.
6 hrs ago | Chicago Cubs
Chicago's Jackie Robinson West All-Stars, who claimed the U.S. Little League title and played in the Little League World Series against South Korea, will join the Chicago Cubs at Wrigley Field on Labor Day as the team kicks off a six-game homestand vs. division rivals Milwaukee Brewers and Pittsburgh Pirates.
10 hrs ago | Washington Times
A big season in the minors put Dilson Herrera on deck as Daniel Murphy's potential replacement at second base someday.
Jacob deGrom pitched seven crisp innings and the Mets scored the tiebreaking runs when left fielder Grady Sizemore dropped an easy pop fly, handing New York a 4-1 victory Friday night versus the Philadelphia Phillies.
Milwaukee right-hander Matt Garza pitched a simulated game in what likely was his final test before returning from the disabled list to the Brewers' rotation next week.
If new MLB commissioner Rob Manfred decides to rethink the All-Star Game, one option would be to award World Series home-field advantage to the league that wins the interleague season series.
The Los Angeles Dodgers look to maintain their dominance over the San Diego Padres when the two National League West foes commence a three-game series Friday at Petco Park.
When the St. Louis Cardinals dealt for John Lackey at the July 31 non-waiver trading deadline from the Boston Red Sox, it was as much about shaking things up as adding a frontline starting pitcher.
Dodgers center fielder Yasiel Puig chats with second baseman Dee Gordon in the on-deck circle before the first inning of their game against the Diamondbacks on Tuesday in Arizona.
The Pirates have helped erase memories of their seven-game losing skid by taking series from the two teams ahead of them in the National League Central in the last week.
The Dodgers ' win on Wednesday night secured a quick two-game sweep of the Diamondbacks and gave the Dodgers their ninth consecutive series win against National League West opponents.
Jul 25, 2014; Philadelphia, PA, USA; Philadelphia Phillies general manager Ruben Amaro, Jr. walks the field while talking on the phone during batting practice before a game against the Arizona Diamondbacks at Citizens Bank Park.
Every once in awhile, the moons align so that a pitcher deserves serious consideration to win the Most Valuable Player and Cy Young Awards in the same season.
Buster Posey hit a game-ending two-run homer for his third clout in two nights, sending the San Francisco Giants past the Colorado Rockies 4-2 on Wednesday night for Bruce Bochy's 1,600th managerial victory.
Pinch-hitter Grady Sizemore hit a go-ahead two-run homer in the sixth inning, and the Philadelphia Phillies beat the NL East-leading Nationals 8-4 Wednesday night to complete a three-game sweep.
The San Francisco Giants ' 25-year-old ace was at his best on Tuesday night, tossing a complete game one-hitter against the Colorado Rockies .
Updated: Sat Aug 30, 2014 12:13 pm
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