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  1. Game notes: Archer faces off against an old friendRead the original story

    Yesterday | DRays Bay

    Three weeks before the beginning of the 2015 season, the Tampa Bay Rays announced that Alex Cobb would be their starting pitcher in the season opener against the Baltimore Orioles . Cobb would have become the first pitcher since 2007 not named David Price or James Shields to get the Opening Day nod, but after leaving a Spring Training game with elbow tightness, the Rays were forced to alter their game plan.

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  2. James Shields 'just as advertised' for PadresRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | USA Today

    James Shields 'just as advertised' for Padres James Shields is still good and maybe making teams regret they didn't spend $75M on him. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1bSXAga How about Hollywood stars shunning Giorgio Armani, convinced his best days of designing stunning dresses for the Oscars are over? You've got to wonder now what Major League Baseball clubs, particularly those with aspirations of contending, were possibly thinking when they turned their back on free-agent pitcher James Shields.

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  3. Daily Fantasy Baseball 2015: Best MLB DFS DraftKings Lineup for May 13Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | BleacherReport

    ... not enough to sway me. He's had great success in a much larger sample size against San Diego Padres pitcher James Shields. The two have faced each other 84 times dating back to their days in the AL East together, when Shields was with the Tampa Bay ...

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  4. Shields receives ALCS ring from RoyalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    - James Shields received a reminder Tuesday of what he and a number of others accomplished last October. Royals General Manager Dayton Moore made a stop at Safeco Field to present the pitcher with his 2014 American League championship ring, which was ...

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  5. Shields receives ALCS ring from Royals' MooreRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | San Diego Padres

    On Tuesday, James Shields received his American League Championship Series ring from his run with the Royals, which is a keepsake like the one he received after the 2008 season with the Rays. But don't look for Shields to wear either of them anytime soon.

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  6. Padres assert their Wil(l)s against D-backsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | Major League Baseball

    ... both had a shot at hitting for the first cycle in Padres history. The offense was enough to make a winner of James Shields (4-0), who allowed five runs on six hits, including four home runs, over six innings. "How did my stuff feel today? Not very ...

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  7. Myers, Venable knock on door of first Padres cycleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | San Diego Padres

    ... played twice before in the big leagues, when he was with the Rays in 2014. "He was solid," starting pitcher James Shields said. "But he's an athlete. He's going to get the job done." As far as those cycles are concerned, even the great Hall of Famer ...

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  8. Hellickson can't capitalize on D-backs' lively offenseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | Arizona Diamondbacks

    ... wasted another solid performance by the Arizona offense, which hit four home runs and hit San Diego starter James Shields hard. 5/8/15: Paul Goldschmidt and David Peralta hit back-to-back solo home runs in the 6th inning to tie the game at 5 With ...

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  9. D-backs' win streak ends despite four homersRead the original story

    Friday May 8 | Arizona Diamondbacks

    ... a triple shy of hitting for the first cycle in Padres history. The offense was enough to make a winner of James Shields (4-0), who allowed five runs on six hits, including four home runs, over six innings. MOMENTS THAT MATTERED Lotta long balls: The ...

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  10. Game 31 Preview: 05/08 Padres @ DiamondbacksRead the original story

    Friday May 8 | Gaslamp Ball

    ... can get back over that .500 mark and stay there. If anyone can get these guys back on track, it's staff ace James Shields , who takes the hill this evening in game 2 of the series. This will be just his third career start against the Diamondbacks , ...

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  11. Hellickson faces friend, ex-mate Shields at Chase FieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | Arizona Diamondbacks

    Not only is James Shields making his first start for the Padres at Chase Field on Friday night, he'll be facing friend and former Rays staff mate Jeremy Hellickson, who is getting the start for the D-backs. The two pitched together in Tampa Bay from 2010-12 before Shields was traded to the Royals.

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  12. What it might cost for the Royals to trade for an "ace"Read the original story

    Thursday May 7 | Royals Review

    ... say the least. It's a good deal less than what Jon Lester just signed for but it's a good deal more than what James Shields got. It would be double the Royals highest contract of all time. Hamels has been one of the better pitchers in baseball ...

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  13. No answers, or wins, in Rockies' rough patchRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | Colorado Rockies

    ... struggling team. A few examples: On Sunday in San Diego, the Rockies scored five runs off Padres right-hander James Shields , but Kyle Kendrick pitched worse in an 8-6 loss. 5/6/15: Rockies manager Walt Weiss talks about his bullpen use following ...

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  14. The new Alex Colome has actually been around for a yearRead the original story

    Wednesday May 6 | DRays Bay

    ... to the majors at one level, and then alter the way they pitch to reach a higher one. Some Both David Price and James Shields fit that description, and more recently we've seen real improvement at the major league level from Chris Archer and Jake ...

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  15. Rays Draft 2015: The best picks in club historyRead the original story

    Wednesday May 6 | DRays Bay

    ... been the case is that the picks in the later rounds have turned out much more, as quality players such as James Shields , Kevin Kiermaier , and Jason Hammel were all taken in the tenth round or later. In Rays history, this team has drafted 883 ...

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  16. Sunday power rankingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 3 | ESPN

    ... initial expectations that his power would take a hit in power-dampening Petco. Add in that it helped get James Shields his third win, while Craig Kimbrel notched his eighth save, and A.J. Preller's offseason confection still seems pretty sweet in ...

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  17. Daily Fantasy Baseball: FanDuel Pitcher Picks For May 3Read the original story

    Sunday May 3 | Fantasy CPR

    ... at bats. He doesn't strike out a ton of batters, but he has a great shot for a win against Jason Vargas today. James Shields , Padres ($8,600): The current Rockies lineup has hit Shields very well. Justin Morneau started in on him when he was with ...

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  18. Saunders: Rockies can turn to bold Broncos for guidance in movesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 3 | Daily Camera

    ... was a rumor during the offseason that the Rockies were the "mystery" team that offered free-agent starter James Shields a five-year contract worth $110 million. General manager Jeff Bridich told me point blank that he did not make that offer. I wish ...

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  19. KC Royals Reportedly Looking to Extend Salvador Perez AgainRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 2 | Kings of Kauffman

    ... coming to terms with an extension with Gordon. Unlike their attempts at an extension with Ervin Santana or James Shields , Gordon may be a lot more receptive. As the face of the franchise, and a leader on the only team he has ever played for, those ...

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  20. Grading MLB's Top Offseason Acquisitions After 1 Month of PlayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 2 | BleacherReport

    ... recently, per Jennifer You know the story: Fresh off a World Series appearance with the Kansas City Royals, James Shields rolled into the offseason seeking a mega-deal to match his Big Game reputation. When he finally signed with the San Diego ...

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