1. David Ortiz Throws Wide First Pitch for Jersey Retirement Ceremony

    David Ortiz 's pitching skills appeared to be just a bit rusty during his jersey retirement ceremony. The retired Red Sox hitter was back at Fenway Park on Friday to officially retire his No...

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  2. David Ortiz Cries as Red Sox Honor Legend During Jersey Retirement Ceremony

    The Boston Red Sox honored the career of David Ortiz in a ceremony prior to Friday's game against the Los Angeles Angels , culminating with his famous No. 34 being retired by the franchise he played with for 14 seasons...

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  3. Julio Urias to Undergo Shoulder Surgery, out at Least 12-14 Months

    Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Julio Urias will miss time as he gets set to undergo surgery Tuesday to repair his left anterior capsule, according to the team's official Twitter account ...

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  4. Martin Perez Injures Thumb in Accident with Hotel Door; Next Start in Question

    Texas Rangers pitcher Martin Perez is in danger of missing his next start after he suffered a small fracture in the tip of his right (non-throwing) thumb and had the nail torn off following an accident at the team's hotel...

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  5. Los Angeles Dodgers Set Franchise Record for Home Runs in a Series

    The Los Angeles Dodgers crushed three home runs Thursday against the New York Mets to complete the four-game sweep at Dodger Stadium...

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  6. Felix Hernandez Activated from DL After Shoulder Injury

    The Seattle Mariners activated starting pitcher Felix Hernandez from the 10-day disabled list. He'll start the Mariners' home game Friday night against the Houston Astros . Greg Johns ‏ of MLB ...

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  7. Jeb Bush Joins Tagg Romney, Wayne Rothbaum Group in Attempt to Buy Marlins

    Former Florida governor Jeb Bush has joined a group spearheaded by Tagg Romney —the son of former Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney —in an effort to buy the ...

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  8. Doug Fister Claimed off Waivers by Red Sox, Will Start Sunday vs. Angels

    The Boston Red Sox announced Friday they claimed pitcher Doug Fister off waivers from the Los Angeles Angels , bringing their 40-man roster to a full 40. Ian Browne of MLB ...

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  9. Francisco Rodriguez Released by Tigers After 2 Seasons with Team

    As the Detroit Tigers seek help for their struggling bullpen, veteran reliever Francisco Rodriguez has been released by the team. The Tigers announced Rodriguez's release on Friday...

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  10. Aaron Judge Becomes 3rd Rookie in New York Yankees History with 25 Homers

    New York Yankees slugger Aaron Judge cranked his 25th home run of the season during Thursday's 10-5 loss to the Los Angeles Angels...

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  11. Mets Trade Rumors Surround Curtis Granderson, Addison Reed, Jay Bruce, More

    As the New York Mets ' downward spiral continues, the team is making impending free agents available via trade...

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  12. Boston Red Sox vs. New York Yankees: Who Is the Real 2017 AL East Favorite?

    No matter their placement in the standings, the New York Yankees and Boston Red Sox have onlookers who assign a grand meaning to their rivalry. For the first time in a while, the feud warrants everyone's attention...

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  13. MLB Next: B/R's Top 100 Prospect Rankings, Post-Draft Edition

    The 2017 MLB draft has come and gone, and that means it's time for an updated look at the league's top prospects , including the top draft picks who are set to begin their pro careers...

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  14. Max Scherzer Ties Nationals/Expos Record for Consecutive 10+ Strikeout Games

    Washington Nationals ace starter Max Scherzer collected 11 strikeouts in Wednesday's outing against the Miami Marlins, allowing two runs (no earned) on two hits and a walk over eight innings of work...

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  15. Derek Jeter Reportedly Told MLB He Doesn't Have Enough Money Yet to Buy Marlins

    Derek Jeter , who is heading a group that has expressed interest in buying the Miami Marlins , told Major League Baseball on Thursday he doesn't have the funds necessary to complete the purchase, according to the Associated Press (via ESPN...

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  16. Kyle Schwarber Demoted to Triple-A Iowa by Cubs, Currently Hitting .171

    The Chicago Cubs demoted the versatile Kyle Schwarber to the Triple-A Iowa Cubs on Thursday following continued struggles at the plate during the opening months of the 2017 MLB season...

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  17. David Ortiz to Have Boston Street Near Fenway Park Named in His Honor

    Boston Red Sox legend David Ortiz will have a street near Fenway Park renamed in his honor during a ceremony Thursday. The Associated Press (via Sports Illustrated ) reported Yawkey Way Extension is set to become David Ortiz Drive...

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  18. American League Holds the Key to 2017 MLB Trade-Deadline Chaos

    There's going to be action at Major League Baseball's July 31 trade deadline. It's the trade deadline. That's what it's there for. How much action, however, is up to the American League...

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  19. MLB Metrics 101: Your Team Should Run Away from These Top Trade Targets

    If they haven't already, teams across Major League Baseball need to start looking for help on the summer trade market. But which players would provide less help than expected? Sounds like a job for Bleacher Report's MLB Metrics 101...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 1 day ago 63,018 reads 0 comments

  20. Chicago Cubs: 5 Big Concerns That Might Be Here to Stay

    Chicago Cubs fans know angst. After enduring a 109-year curse laced with Steve Bartman and that damn billy goat, they know it like a chilly wind on Waveland Avenue or the electric-green relish on a Chicago dog...

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  21. Wilmer Flores Criticizes Yasiel Puig in Postgame Comments After Loss to Dodgers

    Yasiel Puig took time to admire his three-run home run in the fourth inning of the Los Angeles Dodgers ' 8-2 win over the New York Mets on Wednesday, and it turns out Wilmer Flores didn't appreciate the slugger's showboating...

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  22. Joey Gallo Hits Inside-the-Park Home Run Against Blue Jays

    Texas Rangers third baseman Joey Gallo didn't need to clear the wall to complete a journey around the bases during Wednesday's game against the Toronto Blue Jays at Globe Life Park in Arlington...

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  23. 14-Year-Old 1-Armed Catcher Receives First Pitch Before Orioles Game

    A young man with a dream of one day playing in the major leagues was a special guest of the Baltimore Orioles ahead of the club's home game versus the Cleveland Indians on Wednesday evening...

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  24. Addison Russell's Wife Files for Divorce, Won't Speak with MLB for Investigation

    As Major League Baseball continues to investigate domestic violence allegations against Chicago Cubs shortstop Addison Russell , his wife, Melisa Russell, has filed for divorce...

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  25. Mets' Zack Wheeler Placed on 10-Day DL with Biceps Injury

    On Wednesday, the New York Mets announced they placed pitcher Zack Wheeler on the 10-day disabled list because of biceps tendinitis...

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