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White Sox not worried after Fulmer's rough debut
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The first career Southern League start for Double-A Birmingham’s Carson Fulmer began perfectly Friday. It was literally perfect, as the top White Sox prospect per MLBPipeline.com retired seven in a row over the first 2 1/3 innings. Then, things went a little off line.

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McCann exits game after collision at 1st
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Tigers catcher James McCann left Monday’s 7-4 loss to the Pirates after a collision at first base.

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Maybin, Wilson to rehab at Triple-A Toledo
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Outfielder Cameron Maybin and reliever Alex Wilson are migrating north for the final step in their Minor League rehab assignments. The Tigers will transfer their assignments from Class A Lakeland to Triple-A Toledo, where the Mud Hens open a two-game series against Indianapolis on Tuesday night.

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HRs not enough as Verlander struggles in loss
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The Pirates roughed up Justin Verlander for seven runs on 10 hits over 4 1/3 innings, then withstood a Tigers rally in the later innings for a 7-4 win Monday afternoon at Comerica Park.

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Choo (calf) to DL; prospect Mazara to fill in
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The Rangers have called up outfielder Nomar Mazara and catcher Brett Nicholas from Triple-A Round Rock and placed Robinson Chirinos and outfielder Shin-Soo Choo on the disabled list.

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Gallardo toes rubber against Price at Fenway
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Fenway Park opens its doors for a 105th season of baseball on Monday afternoon, as the Red Sox host the Orioles for the start of a three-game series between American League East rivals.

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Iwakuma, Mariners set to welcome Rangers
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The Mariners have been trouble for the Rangers lately, beyond taking two of three last week in Arlington.

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In second start of season, Gray gets call in opener vs. Angels
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A’s ace Sonny Gray makes his second start of the year when the Angels arrive in Oakland for the start of a three-game series on Monday, with game time set for 7:05 p.m. PT.

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Mistake-filled game one Astros won't repeat
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They’re the kind of mistakes that drive Astros manager A.J. Hinch mad, but they’re also the kind of mistakes that can be fixed. And Hinch promised following a sloppy 3-2 loss to the Brewers on Sunday afternoon at Miller Park that his team will tighten up things.

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Twins turn to Gibson for home opener
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After a season-opening road trip that saw them go 0-6, the Twins are hoping heading home to Target Field can give them a much-needed jump-start to their season. Right-hander Kyle Gibson gets the nod in the home opener on Monday at 3:10 p.m. CT and opposes White Sox lefty Jose Quintana, who saw his start […]

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Perkins lets one get away, unable to end skid
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Just when it looked as if it couldn’t get any worse for the Twins after an 0-5 start to the season, they lost in even more heartbreaking fashion Sunday. They were three outs away from their first win, only to see closer Glen Perkins blow his first save chance in an eventual 4-3 loss in […]

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Young, Royals set for rematch against Astros
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The Royals will open a four-game series against the Astros on Monday night in a rematch of last year’s American League Division Series.

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