MLB

Duffy seeks first win in four starts vs. White Sox this season

CHICAGO — As the Kansas City Royals keep their attention on the present, the Chicago White Sox have already started to turn their attention to next season. The Royals’ postseason hopes were already slim heading into this weekend’s three-games series as Kansas City trailed Minnesota by 3 1/2 games for the American League’s second wild card spot. Their climb got even ...

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Miami Marlins at Arizona Diamondbacks game preview

TV: FOX Sports Florida TIME: Pregame coverage begins at 7:30 p.m. WATCH IT LIVE ON FOX SPORTS GO PHOENIX — File this under it takes one to know one. With two of the top National League MVP candidates in Arizona for a weekend series, Miami Marlins manager Don Mattingly weighed in Friday on what he considers the most relevant criteria ...

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Tigers To Part Ways With Manager Brad Ausmus

(Carlos Osorio/AP) Per the Detroit Free Press, the Detroit Tigers will not renew the contract of manager Brad Ausmus, which expires after this season. “We didn’t win,” Tigers’ GM Al Avila said explaining his decision. “The organization, the club, got to a point where we needed change on the field. We needed to change the roster, and we started trading ...

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Tampa Bay Rays at Baltimore Orioles game preview

TV: FOX Sports Sun Time: Pregame coverage begins at 6:30 p.m. CAN’T GET TO A TV? WATCH IT LIVE ON FOX SPORTS GO BALTIMORE — Tampa Bay right-hander Jake Odorizzi has pitched better recently, and he will try to keep the Rays’ faint playoff hopes alive on Saturday when his team takes on the Baltimore Orioles in the third game ...

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Minnesota Twins at Detroit Tigers

DETROIT — It looks like the Minnesota Twins will have Joe Mauer’s hot bat in the lineup for the final eight games of the regular season. Mauer has gotten periodic rest this season but hitting .391 over his last 41 games following Friday night’s 0-for-5 has made the first baseman and the coaching staff rethink their plan. Mauer will be ...

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