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Corbin shuts out Giants with 1-hitter

PHOENIX — Patrick Corbin had hitters chasing sliders in the dirt and made up a 65 mph pitch on the fly. Arizona’s defense had a pair of spectacular plays behind him, the kind that end up in the highlight reel when history is made. A buzz filled Chase Field as the left-hander inched closer to the Arizona Diamondbacks‘ third no-hitter. ...

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Birthday boy Lowrie homers as A’s beat White Sox 10-2

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) Jed Lowrie marked his 34th birthday with a go-ahead home run in a five-run first inning, Trevor Cahill pitched seven scoreless innings in his season debut and the Oakland Athletics beat the Chicago White Sox 10-2 Tuesday night on the 50th anniversary of the A’s first game at the Coliseum. Stephen Piscotty and Jonathan Lucroy drove in ...

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LEADING OFF: Ohtani day, baseball in San Juan, DH in Toronto

A look at what’s happening all around the majors today: — SHOWTIME Article continues below … Shohei Ohtani makes his third major league start when the Los Angeles Angels (13-3) host David Price and the Red Sox (13-2) in a marquee matchup between the top two teams in the majors. Ohtani is 2-0 with a 2.08 ERA and 18 strikeouts ...

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Miami Marlins at New York Yankees game preview

TV: FOX Sports Florida TIME: Pregame coverage begins at 6 p.m. WATCH IT LIVE ON FOX SPORTS GO NEW YORK — For the first time all season, the New York Yankees enjoyed a relatively stress-free night. There was no late-inning angst and no concerns about a slugger striking out in a key spot. After opening a two-game series with the ...

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Texas Rangers 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 ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — The Tampa Bay Rays haven’t had much to cheer for early in the 2018 season, but a promising day against a left-handed starter Monday could bring about more of the same on Tuesday. “It was good to see ...

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Royals-Blue Jays game postponed because of falling ice, roof problems

TORONTO — Even moving indoors couldn’t get the Blue Jays back on the field. Toronto postponed Monday’s series opener against Kansas City after chunks of ice crashed down from the nearby CN Tower following a weekend of freezing rain, including one that punctured a hole in the Rogers Centre roof. Andrew Miller, the Blue Jays’ executive vice president of business ...

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WATCH: Check out the highlights from Bartolo Colon’s near-perfect game vs. Astros

Greatest pitching performance of all-time? NEARLY…but it’s safe to say that Texas Rangers ace Bartolo Colon captivated the baseball world Sunday night with his near perfect game against the defending World Series Champion Houston Astros. Check out the highlights from this instant classic:   Have yourself a #BigSexy Sunday Night, Bartolo! #TexasRangers pic.twitter.com/uTdYlzqjSY — Texas Rangers (@Rangers) April 16, 2018

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