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Red Sox place Pedroia on injured list with knee irritation

BOSTON (AP) — The Boston Red Sox have placed second baseman Dustin Pedroia on the 10-day injured list with left knee irritation. The 35-year-old Pedroia started the season on the injured list with inflammation in his left knee. He was reinstated April 9 and appeared in four games with Boston, making four starts at second base and two as a ...

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Baltimore Orioles at Tampa Bay Rays game preview

TV: FOX Sports Sun TIME: Pregame coverage begins at 6:30 p.m. WATCH IT LIVE ON FOX SPORTS GO Baltimore Orioles (7-12, third in the AL East) vs. Tampa Bay Rays (14-4, first in the AL East) PITCHING PROBABLES Orioles: Andrew Cashner (3-1, 5.31 ERA, 1.62 WHIP, 9 strikeouts Tampa Bay Rays on FOX Sports Sun Rays: Hunter Wood (3-0, 0.00 ...

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Price criticizes MLB for teams idle on Jackie Robinson Day

NEW YORK (AP) — Boston Red Sox pitcher David Price thinks Major League Baseball made a mistake by having just 10 games Monday on Jackie Robinson Day. “Hey @mlb every year on April 15th we celebrate Jackie Robinson Day,” Price tweeted Wednesday. “EVERYONE plays on that day next year deal? No one should have an off day let alone 10 ...

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Dozier’s homer in 10th lifts Royals over White Sox; ejections follow benches clearing

CHICAGO — Fiercely energetic Tim Anderson spiked his bat to celebrate a home run and Kansas City‘s Brad Keller later hit him with a pitch, setting off a benches-clearing fracas in the Royals’ 4-3, 10-inning victory over the Chicago White Sox on Wednesday. Anderson tossed his bat toward the White Sox dugout following his two-run drive in the fourth inning. ...

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Severino says he hurt lat muscle March 5, not during rehab

NEW YORK (AP) — Yankees ace Luis Severino says he hurt his lat muscle warming up before his first scheduled spring training start March 5, though New York’s medical staff did not diagnose the injury until April. When Severino first got hurt, the Yankees said the injury was right shoulder inflammation. After Severino threw on flat ground April 6 and ...

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Boston’s Pedroia leaves game with left knee discomfort

NEW YORK (AP) — Boston second baseman Dustin Pedroia left Wednesday night’s game against the New York Yankees after 1½ innings because of left knee discomfort. The 2008 AL MVP flied out in the top of the second inning, then was replaced by Eduardo Núñez for the bottom half. Pedroia was activated April 9 and is 2 for 20 at ...

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Minor’s 3-hitter is 1st career shutout, Rangers top Angels

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) – Mike Minor got to finish what he started, something the lefty never got a chance to do for the Texas Rangers last season in his return to a rotation. Minor threw a three-hitter for his first career shutout, limiting the Los Angeles to three singles in his 103 pitches as the Rangersgot drastically different two-run homers ...

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2026 MLB All-Star Game will be in Philadelphia

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Baseball’s 2026 All-Star Game will be played in Philadelphia to mark the 250th anniversary of the Declaration of Independence. Commissioner Rob Manfred made the announcement Tuesday at Independence Hall with a cast of All-Stars past and present on stage behind him. Phillies Hall of Famer Mike Schmidt and six-time All-Star Bryce Harper were the last two speakers ...

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Red Sox cut C Swihart, recall León from Triple-A

NEW YORK (AP) — The Boston Red Sox hope to recharge their pitching staff by changing the battery. Catcher Blake Swihart, once a top prospect and promising piece for Boston’s future, was designated for assignment Tuesday, and veteran Sandy León was called up from Triple-A. The World Series champions are just 6-12 after dropping the opener of a two-game series ...

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Brewers’ Yelich putting up historic numbers against Cardinals

We’re at the point now where you wouldn’t be surprised to see someone has changed the Wikipedia page for the St. Louis Cardinals, where under owner it now lists Christian Yelich. The Milwaukee outfielder and 2018 National League MVP has a 1.244 OPS against the Cardinals since joining the Brewers last season and over his career has a .329/.414/.702 slash ...

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