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Stanton ultimate cornerstone for any franchise
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You do not trade a player like Giancarlo Stanton. You just don’t. You don’t even consider it. That’s an option the Miami Marlins should take off the table regardless of who owns the franchise. Instead, you do exactly the opposite.

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Zimmerman sets franchise mark on 5-RBI night
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Ryan Zimmerman has spent a lot of time on the top step of the home dugout at Nationals Park lately. He keeps putting himself atop the local record books, and the fans keep summoning him to that top step for a curtain call.

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MLB Monday scores, highlights, updates, news: Zimmerman sets franchise HR record
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There was one day game, but plenty of night action. Park it here for updates

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Zim sets franchise HR record in 5-run 1st
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After taking the day off Sunday, Nationals first baseman Ryan Zimmerman made history on the first pitch he saw Monday against the Reds.

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Fun facts abound as Bartolo Colon joins his 10th franchise
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With news emerging that Bartolo Colon has signed a minor-league deal with the Minnesota Twins, the internet came together to scrounge together some interesting facts about the 44-year-old starting pitcher. The 2005 Cy Young winner may have an uphill climb back to the majors after being designated for assignment by the Atlanta Braves late last […]

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Trea ties franchise mark with 4 SBs in a game
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Trea Turner sprinted his way into Nationals history Sunday by stealing four bases, which stands as the team record since the franchise moved to D.C. in 2005. He now has 26 stolen bases on the season and tied the Expos/Nationals single-game record.

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Report: 3rd potential buyer enters bidding for Marlins franchise
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The long-rumored sale of the Miami Marlins has stagnated somewhat, but the added intrigue of a third bidder may increase the urgency of the matter as another viable buyer has entered the fray, according to a Friday report from Jon Heyman of FanRag Sports. MLB commissioner Rob Manfred said Tuesday that he was “convinced” the […]

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Reds pick Case has ties to franchise greats
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High school shortstop Cash Case was still basking in the moment of being selected by the Reds on Tuesday with their fourth-round pick in the 2017 MLB Draft.

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Twins set franchise record with 28 hits against Mariners
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The Minnesota Twins handed the Seattle Mariners an unmitigated drubbing Tuesday night, putting up 20 runs on a franchise-record 28 hits, according to ESPN Stats & Info. The Twins have scored 20 or more runs 13 other times in franchise history – most recently in 2014 against the Detroit Tigers. The most hits they had […]

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Maybin matches franchise mark with 4 SBs
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The Angels restored a key offensive catalyst to their lineup on Friday, activating outfielder Cameron Maybin from the 10-day disabled list ahead of their series opener against the Astros at Minute Maid Park.

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Manny Machado, Kris Bryant, Bryce Harper among the faces of every MLB franchise
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With Derek Jeter’s number being retired this weekend, we take a look at the face of every big league franchise. Some answers may surprise you.

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Nationals' Zimmerman becomes franchise leader in extra-base hits
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Word of Ryan Zimmerman‘s downward spiral was apparently premature. The Washington Nationals first baseman was named the National League's player of the month for April and is hitting an absurd .433/.474/.885. That includes his Friday output, where he hit his 12th home run and 11th double of the season. April’s NL Player of the Month, […]

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