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Sprinkler malfunction halts longest game of season
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Your browser does not support iframes. Well, now we know what time Petco Park’s automatic sprinklers are set to go off. With the San Diego Padres and Los Angeles Dodgers locked in the 17th inning of their marathon Sunday contest – the longest game of the season in both time and innings – play was […]

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Bumgarner continues career-long mastery of Cubs
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Madison Bumgarner must get a big smile on his face when he sees it’s time to face the Chicago Cubs. The poor North Siders just don’t know what to do when they see him. The San Francisco Giants ace continued his longtime mastery of the Cubs in his team's 1-0 victory, shutting out baseball's best […]

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Watch: Pillar soars in CF to rob Dozier
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Your browser does not support iframes. At this point, Toronto Blue Jays fans should expect nothing less from their center fielder. Kevin Pillar put on his Superman cape once again Sunday when he soared through the air at Target Field to rob Minnesota Twins second baseman Brian Dozier of an extra-base hit to end the […]

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Bradley's single extends hitting streak to 27 games
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Still got it. During the fifth inning of Sunday's series finale against the Cleveland Indians at Fenway Park, Boston Red Sox center fielder Jackie Bradley Jr. extended his hitting streak to 27 games with a single to right field off right-hander Danny Salazar. Your browser does not support iframes. Bradley, now one game shy of […]

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Watch: Harper whips bat to ground in disgust after pop-up
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When you realize you won’t be home for @GameOfThrones … https://t.co/UqE2Tc8mi6 — MLB (@MLB) May 22, 2016 Despite his fun-loving mantra, Bryce Harper is not having a fun month of baseball. The Washington Nationals outfielder popped up to end the sixth inning against Miami Marlins pitcher Bryan Morris, and he wasn’t happy about it, immediately […]

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Report: MLB to hear Odor's appeal Tuesday
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Rougned Odor will soon learn his fate. The Texas Rangers second baseman’s appeal of his eight-game suspension for punching Jose Bautista will reportedly be heard by Major League Baseball on Tuesday, according to Jon Morosi of MLB Network. Morosi added that Odor’s appeal will be heard by MLB executive vice-president John McHale Jr., who should […]

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Florida softball scores 2 runs on bases-loaded walk
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Sneaky, sneaky! Kelsey Stewart steals home and nearly passes her @GatorsSB teammate in the process! #D1softballhttps://t.co/j4JBoTGc4Z — NCAA Softball (@NCAAsoftball) May 22, 2016 An important lesson, whether you play baseball or softball: Keep your head in the game. The UCF softball team learned this the hard way during Sunday's NCAA regional game against Florida. With […]

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Astros' mascot, Rangers' Alberto engage in Nerf gun duel
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Your browser does not support iframes. For the second day in a row, Houston Astros mascot Orbit decided to make Texas Rangers infielder Hanser Alberto his play buddy, except on Sunday the pair decided to have an old west-style duel by standing back to back and walking 10 paces before engaging in a Nerf gun […]

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Watch: Marisnick loses track of count, nearly forgets to take walk
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Your browser does not support iframes. (Courtesy: MLB.com) Houston Astros outfielder Jake Marisnick needed the help of his manager A.J. Hinch on Sunday in remembering he had earned a walk. After Texas Rangers starter Cole Hamels bounced a ball into the dirt on a 3-2 count, Marisnick got set in the batter’s box, ready to […]

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Syndergaard joins exclusive club with latest gem
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Thor dropped his mighty hammer on Milwaukee in historic fashion. Noah Syndergaard continued his ascent to the position of New York Mets ace with a dominating performance against the Brewers on Sunday, and also joined a very exclusive list of pitchers in both Mets and baseball history. Syndergaard allowed just one unearned run over seven […]

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Donaldson: MLB needs to protect hitters getting thrown at
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Josh Donaldson has had enough of the bean balls. The Toronto Blue Jays third baseman called for the league to crack down on pitchers intentionally throwing at hitters after Minnesota Twins pitcher Phil Hughes directed a couple of pitches his way Sunday afternoon with no consequences. "Major League Baseball has to do something about this," […]

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Watch: Beltre slams on the breaks with windmill arms
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Your browser does not support iframes. Easy there, big fella! Adrian Beltre got a little too excited after hitting a single off Mike Fiers Saturday, and had to windmill himself to a stop on a wide turn around first base. He was running at a top speed of 17 mph, according to MLB.com’s Daren Willman. […]

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