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Toronto's Bove named East Scout of Year
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Sabermetrics have become an integral part of evaluating baseball players, but Russ Bove is proof that the traditional way of discovering young talent is still alive and well. In fact, it’s what helped the Blue Jays land top prospect Bo Bichette.

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With Yankees and Red Sox stacked, MLB teams should raid the rest of the AL East
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The Orioles, Blue Jays and Rays have star players they should use toward rebuilding for the future

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Blue Jays keep focus on roster, not AL East
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The American League East got a whole lot more competitive on Day 1 of the Winter Meetings, but the Blue Jays insist the rest of the division loading up on talent will not impact their plans for 2018.

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How the rest of the AL East should react after the Stanton trade
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The Giancarlo Stanton trade to the New York Yankees sent shockwaves through the baseball world on Saturday. A team that was on the verge of reaching the World Series in October just got a whole lot better by acquiring the home run king of 2017. The pinstripes now have the home run leader from each […]

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MLB notes: Dusty Baker gone as manager of Nationals after 2 NL East titles
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Dusty Baker's time as the manager of the Washington Nationals is over after two seasons, two NL East titles and zero playoff series victories. The Nationals announced Friday that they would not be bringing Baker back. His two-year deal with the club is expiring. The contracts for the members of Baker

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Judge powers NY, but AL East title chase ends
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Aaron Judge eclipsed Babe Ruth’s 96-year-old record for the most roundtrippers hit at home by a Yankees player, and CC Sabathia walked off to a standing ovation on Saturday as New York defeated the Blue Jays, 2-1, in its penultimate game of the regular season.

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Yanks switch to CC with AL East in sight
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The Yankees are taking their best crack at catching the Red Sox to force a one-game tiebreaker for the American League East title, substituting CC Sabathia in place of Jaime Garcia to start Saturday’s game against the Blue Jays at Yankee Stadium.

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MLB Friday scores, highlights, updates, news: Red Sox fail to clinch AL East title
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Plus Giancarlo Stanton remains stuck on 59 home runs. Here is everything you need to know about Friday’s baseball action

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Tanaka's 15-K gem keeps Yanks in East race
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Expertly commanding a lethal splitter that vanished from the strike zone all afternoon, Masahiro Tanaka recorded a career-high 15 strikeouts in a brilliant seven-inning performance that led the Yankees to their 90th win of the season, a 4-0 victory over the Blue Jays on Friday afternoon at Yankee Stadium.

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Yanks' East title hopes take big hit in loss
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Wilson Ramos’ go-ahead two-run homer as part of a seven-run fifth inning helped the Rays rally for a 9-6 victory Thursday night at Yankee Stadium, averting a series sweep while all but nixing the Yankees’ hopes of securing the American League East title.

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Tanaka, Yanks out to stay alive in East race
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The Blue Jays are thriving in their role as spoiler and have made the race for first place in the American League East a lot more entertaining than anyone could have expected. The next Yankees loss or Red Sox win clinches the division for Boston.

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Gray can help Yanks' AL East pursuit progress
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The Yankees still have a chance to unseat the Red Sox at the top of the American League East, which adds significance to Thursday night’s Rays-Yankees contest at Yankee Stadium.

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