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Nationals slumping at plate, sizzling on mound and seeking clarity
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The next month — heck, the next 10 games — should tell us whether the Washington Nationals are a true contender this season in the National League or if they are a club entirely too reliant on reigning NL MVP Bryce Harper. The Nationals are 14-7 and in first place in the NL East as […]

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This idea could make MLB's replay reviews a lot more interesting
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During the Colorado Rockies’ game against the Pittsburgh Pirates on Wednesday night, a replay challenge in the second inning grinded the action to a halt for nearly five minutes. The Rockies thought Pirates second baseman Josh Harrison had violated the new slide rule (which he hadn’t). While umpires tried to sort things out, an article came […]

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Yasiel Puig has great response for Jared Goff's years-old Twitter diss
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In some corners of the Internet, people like to dig up old tweets from public figures at inopportune times for a few seconds of social-media attention. Jared Goff, the Cal quarterback who was chosen No. 1 overall during the first round of the NFL draft Thursday, was caught up in this right after he shook […]

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How players can test positive for PEDs after having sex
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Over the years, we’ve heard a variety of excuses from athletes about how or why they got caught using performance-enhancing drugs. But there’s a really great one that we’re surprised we haven’t heard yet and it has to do with sex. [From Jeff Passan: The sad case of Dee Gordon, another unlikely PED user for MLB] […]

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Rapper Warren G totally butchered 'Take Me Out to the Ballgame'
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Before he took the microphone at Wrigley Field, the most embarrassing thing rapper/producer Warren G had done musically was utter this lyric: “What’s next? What’s next? What’s N-X-E-T.” But he might have sunk even lower than that on Friday when he sang “Take Me Out to the Ballgame” during the seventh inning stretch at the […]

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Suspended Marlin Dee Gordon says he unknowingly took PEDs (Yahoo Sports)
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Reigning NL batting champion Dee Gordon of the Miami Marlins says he unknowingly took the performance-enhancing drugs that led to his 80-game suspension, but he’ll accept the penalty. The announcement of the suspension by Major League Baseball came shortly after the Marlins’ victory at Los Angeles on Thursday night. MLB said Gordon tested positive for […]

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Like to laugh at A.J. Pierzynski's misery? You'll love this blooper
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There’s a section of baseball fans out there who just flat out don’t like A.J. Pierzynski. The current Atlanta Braves catcher has played for seven teams over 19 years. That’s plenty of time to anger various fan bases.  [Join a Yahoo Daily Fantasy Baseball contest now] So if you’re among the people who want to […]

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Podcast: Dave Winfield, the All-Star game and fixing your fantasy team
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This is The StewPod, our baseball podcast with a dash of pop culture. If you dig the show, please subscribe and review us on iTunes. We’ve got an All-Star edition of the StewPod for you this week, as we’re joined by MLB legend Dave Winfield and Yahoo Sports fantasy expert Scott Pianowski. If you’re looking for a […]

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No. 1 NFL pick Goff's father played in MLB
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No. 1 NFL pick Goff’s father played in MLB

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MLB suspends Gordon 80 games for PED use
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MLB suspends Gordon 80 games for PED use

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Mike Matheny says late-night games on get-away days 'isn't right'
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St. Louis Cardinals manager Mike Matheny had a legitimate complaint Thursday with the schedule put together by Major League Baseball. The Cardinals were on the road at Arizona for the finale of a four-game series and the last game in a seven-game road trip, but the game didn’t start until 8:40 p.m. in the Central […]

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The Walk Off: Dee Gordon helps Marlins win before PED suspension
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Welcome to The Walk Off, the nightly MLB recap from Big League Stew. Here we’ll look the top performers of the night, show you a must-see highlight and rundown the scoreboard. First, we start with a game you need to know about. Dee Gordon played what appears to be his last game for a while, […]

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