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Former employee at MLB agency files lawsuit claiming company helped players get PEDs
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One of the men who received jail time in the Biogenesis scandal claims people at ACES agency knew about his questionable tactics.

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Shaw, Knebel helped Crew make progress in '17
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Ryan Braun hit his 300th career home run, Travis Shaw excelled amid off-the-field stress and Hernan Perez pitched. Orlando Arcia and Keon Broxton made two of the best game-ending defensive plays you’ll see. Robin and Rollie and the 1982 Crew even returned to town to celebrate the 35-year anniversary of the Brewers winning the American […]

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Kinsler: Angels' win-now moves helped decision
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The Angels began to emerge as an attractive destination for veteran second baseman Ian Kinsler four months ago, when his close friend and former Tigers teammate Justin Upton was traded to the club toward the end of the 2017 season.

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FA signings at '13 Meetings helped rising Mets
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Heading into the 2013 Winter Meetings, the Mets were coming off consecutive 88-loss seasons. They had not sniffed second place in the National League East since ’08, which also happened to be the last time they were involved in a serious postseason race.

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How an Astros player helped high-school kids have a cool World Series celebration
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Astros player Tyler White (right) helped fund a party at Waco High School after seeing a tweet. (AP) Here is one of those moments that makes you grin, feel good and forget about all the horribleness that happens on the Internet. Because sometimes it brings us things like this — a pro athlete interacting with […]

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Hinch's belief helped Astros overcome adversity
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Starting pitcher Charlie Morton was out for two months in the middle of the regular season with a strained lat. All-Star shortstop Carlos Correa missed nearly seven weeks with a thumb injury. Former American League Cy Young Award winner Dallas Keuchel was out eight weeks with neck discomfort.

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Statcast of the Day: Turner's HR helped by heat
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The biggest home run of Justin Turner’s life was also the biggest moment of the Dodgers’ 3-1 win over the Astros in Game 1 of the World Series presented by YouTube TV. And it fit in perfectly with the biggest pregame story leading into the Series.

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Baseball Hall of Famer's son helped rescue victims of Las Vegas shooting
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Todd Blyleven, the son of Hall of Fame pitcher Bert Blyleven, was in attendance Sunday night at the Las Vegas concert where a gunman opened fire, killing 58 people and injuring more than 500. And once he realized he was safe, Blyleven went back into the fray to help others. Blyleven’s story was covered in a […]

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Pregame work at SS, 3B helped Abreu at 1B
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The improved defensive play from Jose Abreu at first base during the 2017 campaign stems from the White Sox stalwart’s daily work at shortstop or third base during batting practice.

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Mental turnaround helped Robles right ship
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Entering the season, the Mets knew Jeurys Familia would miss the majority of April due to suspension. But they felt comfortable that Addison Reed, a former closer for the White Sox and D-backs, could fill Familia’s role for two-plus weeks. They likewise felt confident that Hansel Robles, now 26 years old and coming off consecutive […]

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Five MLB teams that have most helped and hurt their postseason chances in 2017
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A pair of NL West clubs are the biggest risers so far this season

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Aaron Judge broke Statcast and helped start an epic Yankees comeback
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If you turned off Friday’s Orioles-Yankees game during the middle innings, you missed a stunning display of resilience and power as the Bronx Bombers rallied from an eight-run deficit to win 14-11 in 10 innings. In total, the Yankees hit five home runs during their comeback. That included Starlin Castro’s game-tying two-run homer in the ninth, […]

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