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2 hrs ago | Frisco Fastball

Tim Hudson for NL Comeback Player of the Year?

Jul 10, 2014; San Francisco, CA, USA; San Francisco Giants starting pitcher Tim Hudson throws a pitch against the Oakland Athletics during the second inning at AT&T Park.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, Baseball Players, Tim Hudson, San Francisco Giants, Eric Young, Casey McGehee

6 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle

Shift works but Dodgers lose 3-2 to Padres

Grandal singled in the winning run with two outs in the 12th inning and the Padres beat the NL West-leading Los Angeles Dodgers 3-2 Friday night.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, Dee Gordon, Baseball Players, Everth Cabrera, Alexi Amarista, Los Angeles Dodgers, Andre Ethier

6 hrs ago | San Diego Padres

San Diego honors Hall of Famer Maddux

Near the end of the long journey of his now Hall of Fame career, Greg Maddux made practically a two-season stop with the Padres wedged between two short stints with the Dodgers.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, Greg Maddux, Baseball Players, Tom Glavine, Tony Gwynn, San Diego Padres

Fri Aug 29, 2014

South Florida Sun-Sentinel

Preview: Rockies at Diamondbacks

Colorado dropped out of National League West contention long ago, but it might wind up staging its own race on an individual level.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, Josh Collmenter, Baseball Players, Corey Dickerson, Christian Bergman

Frisco Fastball

San Francisco Giants Injury Update: Who can make it back?

Aug 3, 2014; New York, NY, USA; San Francisco Giants first baseman Brandon Belt is greeted by third base coach Tim Flannery after hitting a home run during the fourth inning against the New York Mets at Citi Field.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, Brandon Belt, San Francisco Giants, Hector Sanchez

AM 570 KLAC

Dodgers aim to extend success over Padres

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.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, San Diego Padres, Los Angeles Dodgers, Clayton Kershaw, Baseball Players, Scott Van Slyke, Matt Kemp

BleacherReport

As Bochy Works to Put Pieces Together, Giants Will Live or Die with Pitching

One night after Madison Bumgarner lit up AT&T Park by taking a perfect game into the eighth inning, Tim Hudson was electric.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, Madison Bumgarner, Baseball Players, Brandon Belt, Tim Hudson, Buster Posey, Matt Cain

The Washington Post

Nationals face strong arms on West Coast trip

Baseball's schedule is unrelenting. After capping one of the most memorable stretches in team history, the Washington Nationals were swept in Philadelphia by a last-place division foe.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Jordan Zimmermann, American League, Major League Baseball, Washington Nationals, National League, Seattle Mariners, Los Angeles Dodgers

Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

Preview: Brewers at Giants

STARTING PITCHERS: Milwaukee RHP Wily Peralta vs. San Francisco RHP Ryan Vogelsong .

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, Baseball Players, Wily Peralta, Madison Bumgarner, Mike Fiers, Matt Pagnozzi

Thu Aug 28, 2014

AM 570 KLAC

Dodgers fan gets hassled over T-shirt at D-backs game,

The latest spat between the Los Angeles Dodgers and Arizona Diamondbacks didn't happen on the field and it didn't even include any players.

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

Los Angeles Times

Dodgers' wunderkind Yasiel Puig is suddenly a man without power

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.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, Dee Gordon, Baseball Players, Yasiel Puig

True Blue LA

Dodgers feasting on NL West

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.

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

Los Angeles Dodgers

Kershaw deserves NL's Cy Young and MVP

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.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, American League, Los Angeles Dodgers

San Diego Padres

Cashner looks to slow down first-place Dodgers

With Josh Beckett and Hyun-Jin Ryu on the disabled list and Zack Greinke pitching through a sore right elbow, the Dodgers have needed Dan Haren to step up in August.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, Hyun-Jin Ryu, Baseball Players, Dan Haren, Everth Cabrera, San Diego Padres

Whittier Daily News

Kershaw adds to MVP campaign with 10 strikeouts in win over Arizona

You could hear the sounds of “MVP!” chants for Clayton Kershaw, even here at Chase Field.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, Clayton Kershaw, Baseball Players, Dee Gordon, Ender Inciarte, Paul Goldschmidt, Kenley Jansen

Wed Aug 27, 2014

Washington Nationals

Castrovince: Division leaders can't ease up

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, National League East, American League West, American League, American League Central, American League East, Corey Kluber, Baseball Players

Gaslamp Ball

Bud Selig's history (or lack thereof) in San Diego

A brief look at what sort of impact the outgoing commissioner has had in the town that just named part of their ballpark for him.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, San Diego Padres

The Baltimore Sun

Giants' Bumgarner fans 13 Rockies in one-hitter

Giants ' Bumgarner fans 13 Rockies in one-hitter SAN FRANCISCO -- Madison Bumgarner mastered the game of baseball Tuesday night.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, Madison Bumgarner, Baseball Players, Buster Posey, San Francisco Giants, Jorge De La Rosa, Los Angeles Dodgers

Arizona Diamondbacks

Cahill gets knocked around by Dodgers

Earlier in the day, there were conflicting rumors about whether the Angels were targeting Cahill to help fill the hole in the rotation left by the injury to "It's one game, but it wasn't a very good performance tonight," D-backs manager Kirk Gibson said.

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

The Miami Herald

Dodgers outmuscle Dbacks, 9-5

Utilizing baseball's expanded replay system, Manager Don Mattingly successfully overturned unfavorable calls on consecutive plays Tuesday night, playing a significant role in a six-run fourth-inning that vaulted the Dodgers to a 9-5 victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks at Chase Field.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, Dee Gordon, Baseball Players, Arizona Diamondbacks, Miguel Montero, A.J. Ellis

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