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1 hr ago | CBS Local

5 Things You May Have Missed: Cliff Lee Farts On Camera, A-Rod...

From Cliff Lee breaking wind off the mound to a Browns fan relieving himself on Art Modell's grave, here are the five stories you may have missed this week.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Cliff Lee, Derek Jeter

Thu Jul 24, 2014

National Review Online

About That Brawl Ten Years Ago Today

On July 24, 2004 , the Yankees were cruising. They had an eight and a half game lead over the Red Sox, who were tied with the Twins for the wild card.

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Related Topix: Sports, American League, Major League Baseball, American League East, Baseball Players, David Ortiz

MSNBC

Derek Jeter is the third most powerful figure in New York Sports? Really?

The ranking is by the Daily News which, given its priorities, I'm shocked A-Rod wasn't in the top spot, but we'll leave that go.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Derek Jeter

USA Today

Eating huge salaries now common for MLB teams

Situations where a MLB franchise may, in coming years, need a large vat of mayonnaise to help swallow a salary: As players age, eating salary a reality for MLB teams Situations where a MLB franchise may, in coming years, need a large vat of mayonnaise to help swallow a salary: Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1rE5Vuh Ryan Howard ... (more)

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Related Topix: Sports, Ryan Howard, Baseball Players, Darin Ruf

Boston.com

10 Thoughts on the 10-Year Anniversary of A-Rod Eating Jason Varitek's GloveSports

Chad Finn is the sports media columnist for the Globe and writes the irreverent Touching All the Bases blog for Boston.com.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Jason Varitek, Derek Jeter, Kevin Millar, David Ortiz, Dustin Pedroia

BoSox Injection

A-Rod vs. Varitek brawl and Mueller walk-off were a turning point - July 24, 2004

Apr 4, 2014; Boston, MA, USA; Boston Red Sox former players Pedro Martinez , Mike Lowell and Jason Varitek carry out World Series trophies during pre-game ceremonies before the game against the Milwaukee Brewers at Fenway Park.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Mike Lowell, Jason Varitek, Major League Baseball, Boston Red Sox, Bronson Arroyo, Miguel Cairo

MSNBC

Ten years ago today the Alex Rodriguez-Jason Varitek brawl changed...

People still talk about the Red Sox and Yankees like it's some highly pitched rivalry, but it's not that special these days.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, American League, Major League Baseball, American League East, Jason Varitek, Mariano Rivera, Bill Mueller

Boston Herald

Xander Bogaerts' shaky ways continue

Tom Glavine went 7-17 for the 1988 Braves. Alex Rodriguez hit .232 for the 1995 Mariners.

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Related Topix: Sports, Tom Glavine, Xander Bogaerts, Daniel Nava

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Boston.com

Watch: David Ortiz Passes A-Rod for Rogers Centre Home Run Record

Jeff Pini has been a sports correspondent for Boston.com since 2013. A graduate of Roger Williams University, Jeff covers everything from the Red Sox and Bruins to B.A.A. running events and high school sports.

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Related Topix: Sports, David Ortiz, Baseball Players, Major League Baseball, Toronto Blue Jays

New York Post

Yankees to scout Cuban defector

The Yankees will be represented Saturday morning at Alex Rodriguez Stadium on the campus of University of Miami when Cuban defector Rusney Castillo will work out for a bevy of major league teams.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Leonys Martin, Dayan Viciedo, Yasiel Puig, CC Sabathia

NJ.com

Yankees' Chase Headley ready to contribute after a whirlwind debut

Chase Headley woke up in this strange town Wednesday morning and, out of habit, reached up to scratch his thick red beard.

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Related Topix: Sports, Chase Headley, Baseball Players, Mark Teixeira

St. Petersburg Times

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A.Simmons . LOB - Miami 10, Atlanta 4. 2B - Solano , Stanton , Ja.Turner , B.Upton .

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NorthJersey.com

MLB roundup: Blue Jays end Red Sox winning streak

J.A. Happ pitched six shutout innings for his first victory in three starts, Dioner Navarro and Jose Reyes homered and the Blue Jays beat the Boston Red Sox, 7-3, on Tuesday night at Toronto.

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Related Topix: Sports, Dioner Navarro, Baseball Players, Jose Reyes, Major League Baseball, Boston Red Sox, Melky Cabrera, David Ortiz

SFGate

Yankees acquire Chase Headley in deal with Padres

Headley was on his way to Yankee Stadium, but was not expected to arrive until just after the scheduled start of New York's game against Texas.

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Related Topix: Sports, Chase Headley, Baseball Players, Troy Tulowitzki

Tue Jul 22, 2014

Switched

'Blood Sport' Author Says A-Rod Might Have Gotten 'Worst Shake Of All' In Steroid Era

The ups and downs of Alex Rodriguez's career in Major League Baseball have been well-documented.

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Los Angeles Times

Athletics agree to 10-year lease extension

The Athletics have agreed to a 10-year lease extension to stay in Oakland, the team and city officials announced Tuesday.

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Related Topix: Sports, Josh Hamilton, Baseball Players, Chase Headley, Yangervis Solarte, Troy Tulowitzki

News Journal

Can Headley help Yankees in a weak AL East?

The New York Yankees may only be two games above .500, but with the rest of the AL East playing just as mediocre, they showed Tuesday they plan to do everything humanely possible to stay in the race, acquiring Headley from the San Diego Padres.

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Related Topix: Sports, American League, Major League Baseball, American League East, San Diego Padres, Yangervis Solarte, Baseball Players, Derek Jeter

Business Journal

How the Globe gave A-Rod, and us, the finger

With respect comes parody, and the Funny or Die crew has spoofed the Derek Jeter tribute video with one for New York Yankees' Bad Boy Alex Rodriguez .

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Medford Mail Tribune

With 2 homers, Ortiz passes Yaz

One day after promising he was "about to get hotter than Jamaica in the middle of August," David Ortiz hit two towering home runs.

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Related Topix: Sports, David Ortiz, Baseball Players, American League, Major League Baseball, American League East, Brad Mills, Toronto Blue Jays, Miles Mikolas

Mon Jul 21, 2014

MSNBC

Who is the face of baseball once Derek Jeter retires?

Before we ask who, if anyone, can replace Derek Jeter as the face of baseball, there's another question to ask: Why has Derek Jeter been the face of baseball? Why did he, more than anyone else, become the game's singular player, the player people talked about most, the player people argued about most, the player non-baseball fans knew? See, the ... (more)

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Derek Jeter, Bernie Williams, Jorge Posada, Robinson Cano, CC Sabathia

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