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Yankees' Judge sets MLB record by striking out in 33rd consecutive game
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It’s not exactly a record you want to chase. New York Yankees outfielder Aaron Judge set a new MLB record when he struck out in the top of the ninth inning of Wednesday’s game against the New York Mets. It was the 33rd consecutive game where Judge has struck out, breaking a previous record held […]

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Watch: Cubs' Lackey grabs 1st career stolen base at age 38
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John Lackey with his first career steal at 38 years young. pic.twitter.com/Oomdgl7dsQ — Sports Illustrated (@SInow) August 17, 2017 Wait, what? Chicago Cubs starting pitcher John Lackey shocked the baseball world, probably, when he stole second base in the bottom of the fourth inning in Wednesday’s game against the Cincinnati Reds. Lackey, 38, has been […]

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Watch: Stanton slugs No. 44 to extend HR streak to 6 games
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Stanton is insane that’s 6 straight games with a homerun and 11 in his last 12 games. 🔥 pic.twitter.com/RPTSSknXMn — Moaaz Malik (@KingMoaaz) August 16, 2017 He can’t stop. And he won’t stop. Giancarlo Stanton, the Miami Marlins' superhuman slugger, was at it again Tuesday, cranking a third-inning solo shot off San Francisco Giants ace […]

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Watch: Red Sox go around the horn for 5-4-3 triple play
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Red Sox pull off the triple play. pic.twitter.com/8XcpS3cZxJ — Sporting News (@sportingnews) August 16, 2017 A day after clubbing two solo home runs, Boston Red Sox rookie Rafael Devers played a little defense. The 20-year-old third baseman snagged a ground ball from St. Louis Cardinals catcher Yadier Molina to jump-start a smooth 5-4-3 triple play […]

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Watch: Mets' Dominic Smith hits 1st career HR, creates the 'DomBomb'
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Here it is: Dominic Smith's first big boy home run of his career. #Mets trail by two, 4-2. pic.twitter.com/HKrNJPR9wq — Elite Sports NY (@EliteSportsNY) August 16, 2017 The New York Mets called up their young phenom first base prospect Dominic Smith four games ago and the 22-year-old slugger went yard in what will hopefully forever […]

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Watch: Gallo mashes to upper deck for 34th HR of season
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Upper deck! Joey Gallo crushes his 34th home run of the season. https://t.co/Z37kh6iOdU — FOX Sports: MLB (@MLBONFOX) August 16, 2017 Joey Gallo went to the ballpark to chew bubblegum and hit dingers. He just didn’t wait until he was out of bubblegum to go deep off Detroit Tigers starter Justin Verlander. The Texas Rangers' […]

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Watch: Phillies' Alfaro breaks up no-hitter with 1st career HR
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114 mph off the bat and 415 feet.@_JorgeAlfaro11‘s first home run was CRUSHED! pic.twitter.com/HWnlUTj6I0 — Phillies (@Phillies) August 16, 2017 San Diego Padres starter Dinelson Lamet was cruising. He'd no-hit the Philadelphia Phillies through 4 2/3 innings before catcher Jorge Alfaro strolled to the plate. Alfaro proceeded to absolutely crush an 85-mph pitch to straightaway […]

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Gennett enters MLB record books after mop-up duty
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With the Cincinnati Reds down 13-5 to the Chicago Cubs on Monday night, manager Bryan Price decided to save his bullpen, and helped create history in the process. Price called upon Scooter Gennett to take the hill in the eighth inning, making the second baseman the first player in MLB history to hit four home […]

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Report: Stanton clears waivers; 4 teams have asked about trade
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Giancarlo Stanton may be the hottest home-run hitter in the game, and he could be traded within the next 16 days. The towering Miami Marlins slugger cleared waivers Sunday, according to Jeff Passan of Yahoo Sports, whose sources say at least four teams have inquired about the possibility of trading for the 27-year-old. This means […]

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4 teams that could trade for Stanton before end of August
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Giancarlo Stanton is healthy, he's raking, and he could be in another club's uniform before the end of August. The Miami Marlins slugger cleared waivers Sunday and at least four teams have inquired about the possibility of trading for the 27-year-old, Jeff Passan of Yahoo Sports reported Tuesday. Adding Stanton would be a significant boost […]

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Ken Griffey Jr.'s son signs with Miami Dolphins
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Trey Griffey, the son of MLB Hall of Famer and Seattle Mariners great Ken Griffey Jr., is taking his two-sport ability to the NFL. The 23-year-old, drafted by the Mariners in the 24th round in 2016, was signed Tuesday by the Miami Dolphins to play wide receiver. We have signed wide receiver Trey Griffey, tackle […]

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Gibbons says Blue Jays unlikely to trade Estrada: 'Nothing's going to happen'
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Sitting just 3 1/2 games back of the second American League wild-card berth, the Toronto Blue Jays aren’t about to trade Marco Estrada. Though the veteran right-hander was reportedly claimed on revocable trade waivers by an unknown team, Blue Jays manager John Gibbons said Tuesday he doesn't expect Estrada to be moved. "Nothing's going to […]

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