Seattle Mariners’ Roster Undergoing Recent Shuffle

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After struggling Tuesday night in a loss to the San Diego Padres, Seattle Mariners right-handed pitcher Brandon Maurer is being sent down to Triple-A to work on his command. The 22-year-old pitcher had gone 2-7 with a 6.93 ERA before […]

Power Hard to Come By for Kansas City Royals

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The Kansas City Royals, perhaps more than any other year in recent memory, had designs of snapping their decades-long postseason drought in 2013. The trade for James Shields and Wade Davis was supposed to be the exclamation point on their […]

Oakland A’s Pitcher, Manager Come Out in Defense of Their Park

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Obviously, no one wants to think of their own ballpark as a dump. Any disrespect to the home venue is taken as disrespect by the players, managers and entire organization. Such was the case when respected CBS Sports writer Jon […]

Eric Stults, Joe Saunders Face Off on Differing Trajectories

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Wednesday night’s starting pitcher matchup between the San Diego Padres‘ Eric Stults and Seattle Mariners‘ Joe Saunders had a number of recent trends pointing in San Diego’s favor heading into the contest. The Padres’ left-hander struggled out the gate to […]

Trevor Bauer’s Rap Song About as Bad as Super Bowl Shuffle

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Cleveland Indians pitcher Trevor Bauer has gained far more notoriety over the past few months of his young career for his rap lyrics than throwing baseballs toward home plate, which is usually a bad thing. It certainly was when one […]

Jered Weaver Makes Much-Needed Return in Battle of L.A.


Jered Weaver chose an opportune time to make a triumphant return to the Los Angeles Angels pitching staff. The team’s ace spent plenty of time plotting his comeback after breaking his left elbow on April 7, but the right-hander went […]

Danny Espinosa Making Careful Climb Back Into Washington Nationals Lineup

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Danny Espinosa‘s struggles at the plate have been well-documented and recently given more explanation, with the Washington Nationals second baseman learning over Memorial Day weekend that he had been playing with a bone chip in his wrist. The injury stems […]

Every MLB Team’s Biggest Midseason Need

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10 Impact MLB Trades That No One Will See Coming

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Nick Swisher Swats Another “#bromerun” in Cleveland Indians Win

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The Cleveland Indians rode a Nick Swisher “brome run”, as they’re calling it, to a 9-2 victory on Thursday that officially closed a four-game sweep against the Oakland Athletics. While looking up Swisher’s home run total for the year on […]

Troy Tulowitzki Could Snap Colorado Rockies Out of Funk


After a three-game series against the New York Yankees in which the Colorado Rockies only scored five combined runs, is it fair to grow a little concerned with Colorado’s sudden dip in offensive production? Meh. Even with this ice-cold stretch, the Rockies still rank […]

Losing Ryan Ludwick Forced Cincinnati Reds to Recover

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It may still be a mystery as to when clean-up hitter Ryan Ludwick can return to the lineup from shoulder injury, but the Cincinnati Reds are still managing to get by decently thanks to pleasant surprises near the top of the starting lineup. It’s […]