Phil Hughes Tosses a Gem for New York Yankees

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Last Saturday, Phil Hughes laid an egg for the New York Yankees when he lasted just 4.1 innings against the rival Boston Red Sox. Things were quite different on Thursday night as he went seven strong innings against the Seattle Mariners, […]

5 Biggest Baltimore Orioles Draft Busts

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Paul Goldschmidt Powers Arizona Diamondbacks to Victory

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It has been a long couple of nights for the Arizona Diamondbacks and the St. Louis Cardinals. First, on Tuesday, the two teams played 14 innings before the Diamondbacks were able to pull out a win. Then on Wednesday, rain […]

Jeremy Hefner A Tough-Luck Loser For New York Mets

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The New York Mets had a good start to their game against the Washington Nationals on Tuesday, but the finish surely left a lot to be desired. Jeremy Hefner held the struggling Nationals offense to just one run in seven […]

Pittsburgh Pirates Held to One Hit by Johnny Cueto

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Just like a hot goaltender can stop a stop a hockey team that is on fire, so too can a hot pitcher stop a baseball team that has had an impressive stretch. Cincinnati Reds‘ hurler Johnny Cueto held the Pittsburgh […]

Jonathan Lucroy’s Five Hits Lead Milwaukee Brewers to Victory

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Coming into Friday night’s action, the Milwaukee Brewers were on a six-game skid, but an offensive explosion led by catcher Jonathan Lucroy‘s five hits helped them get a 8-5 victory. Lucroy went 5-5 with two home runs and five runs […]

Pittsburgh Pirates’ All-Star Frontrunners

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Chicago Cubs Win Fifth Straight Game

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Expectations for the Chicago Cubs were very low coming into the season. If they place any higher than last in the National League Central that would probably be more than anyone expected. On Friday the Cubs extended their longest winning […]

St Louis Cardinals’ Hurler Michael Wacha Lives Up to Hype In Debut

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Michael Wacha made in major league debut for the St. Louis Cardinals on Thursday and it couldn’t have gone much better for the young right-hander. He pitched seven innings and allowed just two hits no walks and one earned run while striking out […]

Russell Martin Comes Up Big for Pittsburgh Pirates

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The Detroit Tigers are one of the game’s best offenses, but that seemed to matter little to the Pittsburgh Pirates pitching staff this week. In four games, the Tigers scored just nine runs and two of those games were extra innings shutouts. On Thursday, Jeff […]

Seattle Mariners Ace Felix Hernandez Tosses Three Hitter

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Seattle Mariners ace Felix Hernandez is coming off of two straight outings where his performance was quite un-king like. In both games he allowed five earned runs and was gone before the sixth inning had come to a close. His […]

Pittsburgh Pirates: Update Of Top 5 Prospects In May

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