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Nationals Promote 20-Year-Old Top Prospect Victor Robles

With Bryce Harper still on the disabled list because of a bone bruise in his left knee, the Washington Nationals decided to bolster their outfield by promoting the top prospect in their organization. On Thursday, the Nationals called up Victor Robles. A 20-year-old right-handed hitting outfielder originally from the Dominican Republic, he is considered to be the top prospect in the Nationals’ farm ...

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Padres beat Diamondbacks 6-2 for 2nd win series

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Travis Wood came up with an outing nothing like his recent ones and he led the San Diego Padres to a 6-2 victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks on Tuesday night. “Better location and keeping the ball down,” Wood said. Wood was nearly out of the rotation after two bad outings. In his last two starts, he ...

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Pablo Sandoval Sets Giants Record With 38 Straight Hitless At-Bats

Photo courtesy of MLB.com It’s been an awfully disappointing season for the San Francisco Giants. Entering play this weekend, the team’s a woeful 55-87, which is the second worst record in baseball to the Philadelphia Phillies. The Giants have pretty much nothing to play for. It’s been that way for a while now. They were eliminated from NL West contention ...

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Padres look for sweep Wednesday vs Diamondbacks

SAN DIEGO — The Padres face a simple task as they square off against the Arizona Diamondbacks’ Robbie Ray on Wednesday night, going for a three-game sweep. “Put the ball in play,” San Diego manager Andy Green said. Sounds so elementary. However, the Padres have faced Ray three times this season, and in each case, there hasn’t been much solid ...

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Will The Red Sox Be Penalized For Using An Apple Watch To Steal Signs Against The Yankees?

Photo courtesy of NBCNews.com By this point, everyone’s aware that the Boston Red Sox were caught stealing signs using an electronic device against the New York Yankees in a mid-August series at Fenway Park. Here’s how it happened: Red Sox athletic trainer Jon Jochim received signals via an Apple Watch from video replay personnel, and then relayed the information to the ...

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Indians Set New American League Record With 21st Consecutive Win

Sep 13, 2017; Cleveland, OH, USA; Cleveland Indians shortstop Francisco Lindor (12) and right fielder Jay Bruce (32) celebrate a win over the Detroit Tigers at Progressive Field. The Indians set an American League record with their 21st consecutive victory. Mandatory Credit: David Richard-USA TODAY Sports ORG XMIT: USATSI-353218 ORIG FILE ID: 20170913_jla_ar7_084.jpg The Cleveland Indians are not messing around. ...

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Winsanity: Cleveland Indians Win 21st Straight Game To Set American League Record

Photo courtesy of WKYC.com First there was Moneyball in 2011. Now, you gotta believe there’s a sequel in the works. A new American League record. #WWWWWWWWWWWWWWWWWWWWWindians pic.twitter.com/XGiwLtfGz0 — WWWWWWWWWWWWWWWWWWWW (@Indians) September 13, 2017 The Cleveland Indians won their 21st straight game Wednesday afternoon, completing a three-game sweep of the Detroit Tigers at Progressive Field with a 5-3 victory. The win ...

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