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28 min ago | Arizona Diamondbacks

Miley looks for first win in third try vs. Dodgers

The season is less than 20 games old, but this will already be the third time these National League West rivals will meet.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, Wade Miley, Baseball Players, Arizona Diamondbacks

4 hrs ago | ArizonaSports.com

Arizona Diamondbacks GM Kevin Towers says on-field product is his responsibility

School: University of Arizona When you started with Bonneville Phoenix: Fall 2008, right before Cardinals Super Bowl run Favorite sports memory: Being at Game 7 of the 2001 World Series with my dad Favorite all-time athlete: Larry Centers Favorite sports movies: The Sandlot, Rookie of the Year, Jerry Maguire Most crushing sports moment: Grew up in ... (more)

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, Arizona Diamondbacks

7 hrs ago | Rant Sports

Pablo Sandoval's Struggles Are Becoming a Serious Problem for San Francisco Giants

The San Francisco Giants rank as one of the most proficient offensive teams in baseball at the moment, but there remains a glaring void in the heart of their lineup.

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Related Topix: Sports, Pablo Sandoval, National League, Baseball Players, Major League Baseball, San Francisco Giants

8 hrs ago | Rant Sports

5 Ridiculous Overreactions To Arizona Diamondbacks' Early Action

The Arizona Diamondbacks appear to be regressing. After winning the NL West in 2011, the Diamondbacks finished .500 the next two seasons.

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Related Topix: Sports, Major League Baseball, National League

12 hrs ago | Examiner.com

2014 MLB Power Rankings Week 2: Brewers top list, Braves, A's making early noise

The MLB Power rankings for Week 2 are out and right now no one is doing things better in the majors than the Milwaukee Brewers .

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Related Topix: Sports, Major League Baseball, Milwaukee Brewers, National League

17 hrs ago | Frisco Fastball

San Francisco Giants Hit Walk-Off In The 12th Inning To Beat Dodgers 3-2

The 12-inning, five hour game started at 7:15pm with Tim Lincecum on the mound for the Giants.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, Baseball Players, Tim Lincecum, San Francisco Giants, Juan Uribe

21 hrs ago | BaySportsNet.com

Breaking Down the National League West

I know it's only April 15, and we're only 13 games into the 2014 campaign. I know it's too soon to panic/rejoice/talk trades/declare an MVP.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, Madison Bumgarner, Baseball Players, San Francisco Giants, San Diego Padres, Colorado Rockies

Tue Apr 15, 2014

The News-Press

Yasiel Puig stays quiet about his journey to the U.S.

Yasiel Puig has long remained silent regarding the details of his defection from Cuba, and that didn't change when news reporters approached him before the Los Angeles Dodgers took on the San Francisco Giants on Tuesday.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Yasiel Puig, National League, Major League Baseball, Los Angeles Dodgers, San Francisco Giants

True Blue LA

Dodgers vs. Giants Series Q&A with Grant Brisbee of McCovey Chronicles

Before the Dodgers and Giants face off for the first time in San Francisco this year, let's take a look at how they've done so far this season.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, Pablo Sandoval, Baseball Players, Los Angeles Dodgers

CBS Local

Los Angeles Dodgers Tickets Remain Great Value Over Top Five Season Series

The new ownership group of the Los Angeles Dodgers has made the team the most expensive in the league.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, Los Angeles Dodgers, Troy Tulowitzki, Baseball Players, Carlos Gonzalez

Lasorda's Lair

Extra Base Hits and Lots of Them

The Dodgers could mostly only muster singles last season with the likes of such sluggers as Skip Schumaker , Nick Punto , Justin Sellers and Mark Ellis in the lineup.

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Related Topix: Sports, Dee Gordon, National League, Baseball Players, Major League Baseball, Justin Sellers, Juan Uribe, Matt Kemp, Andre Ethier

Frisco Fastball

NLW Movers & Shakers: Transactions & Injury Updates In The National League West

Here are the transactions around the National League West for the month of April including injury updates, contract extensions, and minor league assignments.

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Related Topix: Sports, Major League Baseball, National League, Brian Wilson, Baseball Players

BleacherReport

Yasiel Puig May Have Won Tickle Fight with Dodgers BFF Hyun-Jin Ryu

We really have to go to the judges' cards in what looks to be a coin-flip bout between two heavyweights who know their way around the tickle ring.

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Related Topix: Sports, Hyun-Jin Ryu, Baseball Players, Yasiel Puig, National League, Major League Baseball

Mon Apr 14, 2014

Sacramento Bee Newspaper

On eve of Jackie Robinson Day, former Giants pitcher Kirk Rueter remembers wearing No. 42

When Yankees closer Mariano Rivera retired at the end of last season, it marked the exit of the final player to wear number 42, which Major League Baseball retired in 1997 in honor of Jackie Robinson.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, Kirk Rueter, Baseball Players, Mariano Rivera, Los Angeles Dodgers, Montreal Expos, Barry Bonds

ArizonaSports.com

Diamondbacks' Josh Collmenter welcomes chance to start again

School: Syracuse University, '96 When you started with Bonneville Phoenix: December 1, 1999 Favorite sports memory: Game 7, 2001 World Series Least-favorite sports memory: Game 1, 1988 World Series Favorite all-time athlete : Larry Bird, Don Mattingly Favorite sports movies: Hoosiers, Field of Dreams Arizona Diamondbacks' Josh Collmenter throws ... (more)

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Related Topix: Sports, Josh Collmenter, Baseball Players, National League, Major League Baseball

ArizonaSports.com

Dose of Venom: Poor start again plagues D-backs in loss to Dodgers

School: Syracuse University, '96 When you started with Bonneville Phoenix: December 1, 1999 Favorite sports memory: Game 7, 2001 World Series Least-favorite sports memory: Game 1, 1988 World Series Favorite all-time athlete : Larry Bird, Don Mattingly Favorite sports movies: Hoosiers, Field of Dreams At least there were fireworks after the game, ... (more)

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, Baseball Players, Paul Goldschmidt, Miguel Montero, Arizona Diamondbacks, Hyun-Jin Ryu, Yasiel Puig

Call to the Pen

San Diego Padres ink Jedd Gyorko to six-year extension

Apr 13, 2014; San Diego, CA, USA; Jedd Gyorko is congratulated by teammates after a home run during the second inning against the Detroit Tigers at Petco Park.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, Jedd Gyorko, Baseball Players, San Diego Padres, Chase Headley

Call to the Pen

Dodgers second base question appears to be answered for now

Apr 4, 2014; Los Angeles, CA, USA; Gordon makes an out in the ninth inning of the game against the San Francisco Giants at Dodger Stadium.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, Dee Gordon, Baseball Players, San Francisco Giants, St. Louis Cardinals

Rant Sports

San Francisco Giants Are Built to Win on the Road

The San Francisco Giants ' new found success at the plate has created an unfathomable flaw that most big league clubs don't endure: they're better equipped to win on the road than at home.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Baseball Players, Brandon Belt, San Francisco Giants

Bellingham Herald

Colorado Rockies

National League West Division rivals collide Monday night at Petco Park, as the San Diego Padres host the Colorado Rockies in the opener of a four-game set.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, Baseball Players, Rex Brothers, Wilin Rosario, San Diego Padres, Jedd Gyorko, Will Venable

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