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Mark Buehrle gets the best gifts as White Sox retire No. 56
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Mark Buehrle takes in the moment as the Chicago White Sox officially retired his No. 56. (White Sox on Twitter) The Chicago White Sox always do it big when it comes to jersey retirement ceremonies. Saturday was no different as the club lavished Mark Buehrle with the best possible gifts before adding his No. 56 […]

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Mark Buehrle finally admits he drank a few beers before 2005 World Series save
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For the past 12 years, one of the worst-kept secrets in Chicago sports was that Mark Buehrle had enjoyed a few cold ones before recording a save in the 2005 World Series. It was talked about among sportswriters, mentioned on Chicago White Sox fan message boards and even confirmed by his pitching coach Don Cooper […]

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Elusive .500 mark still out of Blue Jays' reach
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The Blue Jays’ road to .500 will continue for at least a couple of more days. Toronto dropped to 0-8 when trying to reach the .500 mark and the club has been outscored, 62-20, in those games. The latest one took place Tuesday night in a 6-1 loss to the Rangers.

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Vargas sets Twins mark with 483-foot HR
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From the moment the ball left the bat of Kennys Vargas, everybody at Target Field knew it was gone.

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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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APNewsBreak: Mark Irvings hired as baseball's arbitrator
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NEW YORK (AP) Mark Irvings has been picked to replace Fredric Horowitz as Major League Baseball’s independent arbitrator, a person familiar with the decision told The Associated Press.

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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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New York Mets History: Eddie Murray Sets RBI Mark
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When one thinks of the top switch hitter in MLB history, one usually thinks of Mickey Mantle. But on this day in 1992, New York Mets first baseman Eddie Murray passed Mantle as the all time RBI leader amongst switch hitters.Eddie Murray may have been one of the more underrated players in MLB histo…

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O-double! Hot Herrera sets mark, plays spark
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Good thing the Phillies kept Odubel Herrera in the big leagues, huh? Herrera had been in a season-long funk that had some frustrated Phillies fans asking the front office to option him to Triple-A. But after being benched for the third time in four games Friday against the Giants, Herrera is on a tear.

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Astros cap monster May by tying club mark
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With shortstop Carlos Correa capping his red-hot month off in style, the Astros polished off one of their most prolific months in their history Wednesday afternoon at Target Field. The Astros crushed the Twins, 17-6, to finish with a 22-7 record in May, which ties the team record for most wins in any month during […]

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Farmer makes his mark during brief callup
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Buck Farmer, making his season debut and just his ninth career big league start, was brilliant at Guaranteed Rate Field, shutting down the White Sox over 6 1/3 scoreless innings as the Tigers earned a doubleheader split with a 4-3 victory.

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30 Rox: Colorado first in NL to victory mark
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A convincing 8-2 Rockies’ victory Tuesday night in Philadelphia — their 12th in the last 17 games — made Colorado the first 30-game winner in the National League.

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