Friday Jul 25
South Side Sox
White Sox shouldn't fear trading within the division
Concerns are overblown to begin with, but trade chits like Dayan Viciedo won't be "the one who got away" Teams that have talked to the Royals say they have called on just about every right-handed hitter who might be available.
Twins Trade Rumors: Deadline Deals with Darren Wolfson
Jul 15, 2014; Minneapolis, MN, USA; American League catcher Kurt Suzuki of the Minnesota Twins takes the field for batting practice before the 2014 MLB All Star Game at Target Field.
The Pittsburgh Pirates will see plenty of the NL West when they open the second half of the season Friday with the first of three straight games versus the Colorado Rockies at PNC Park.
Tulo, Rox hit the road to take on Bucs
Just like Opening Day, Francisco Liriano will take the mound for the Pirates to start the second half of the season.
Pierzynski 'a negative influence' in Boston clubhouse, gets released by Red Sox
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The Starting Pitcher Woes
The Twins have struggled to cobble together a decent starting rotation for several years now.
Los Angeles Times
The Times' baseball rankings
OAKLAND: AL's best pitching staff gets a lot better with addition of Samardzija and Hammel.
The News Journal
Phillies notebook: Worley finds his footing with PiratesPhillies...
The Pirates called up former Phillie Vance Worley on June 15. In four starts, he has a 2.28 ERA with 18 strikeouts and just five walks in 272/3 innings.
What does Jorge Polanco's early Twins debut mean for his future?
Jorge Polanco 's first stint in the big leagues was a brief one and came in something resembling an emergency situation, as the Twins needed infield help and decided to promote a 20-year-old from Single-A rather than make changes to the 40-man roster for a more experienced call-up.
Twinsights: What does Terry Ryan think of Vance Worley's work in Pittsburgh so far?
The 2014 season will be Mike Berardino's second as Twins beat writer for the Pioneer Press.