Saturday Jul 19
Whittier Daily News
Fantasy Baseball: On the lookout for second-half all-stars
Now that the All-Star Game is behind us and the second half is under way, fantasy owners are looking to find who the second-half all-stars are going to be.
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Fri Jul 18, 2014
Red Sox Notebook: Xander Bogaerts doesn't pull punches
Even if they hadn't come all the way back last night to beat the Kansas City Royals on Jonny Gomes ' pinch-hit homer, the Red Sox could've taken solace in the fact that Xander Bogaerts showed signs of ditching his slump.
The Good Phight
The steady decline of the Phillies offense
How are the Phillies doing versus the league average for their position? And how has that changed over time? Quick answers: not very good, and not in a good way.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Borges: Dream season not impossible yet
Trailing by 10 games in the loss column with 67 to play doesn't make one feel bullish about the Red Sox at the moment, but there is a double play at work here which, if looked at properly, could get suffering Sox fans through until the Patriots start playing for real and our attention turns to Foxboro rather than Fenway.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
Friday Fodder on Freddie Lynn, Lucchino on Lester, More
Steve Silva, a lifelong Massachusetts resident, joined Boston.com in 2004. He's covered the world championship runs of the Red Sox, Patriots, Bruins, and Celtics, the Boston Marathon, and more as part of the BDC and Boston Globe sports teams.
Detroit Free Press
Tigers' All-Star final vote history
Nicolas Cage, who can't seem to get out of his own way as an actor, stumbles again in 'Rage,' an... He finished behind A.J. Pierzynski and Francisco Liriano but won the AL Rookie of the Year Award after the year instead, with a 17-9 record and 3.63 ERA.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
Back on rehab trail, Shane Victorino keeping faith
By the time Mike Carp walked off the White Sox last night, Shane Victorino had already struck out in a rehab assignment at short-season Lowell.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
All-Star Game voting makes for strange alliances
Early Sunday afternoon, before Major League Baseball announced its All-Star rosters, the Cubs and White Sox were busy scheming for the two players who still had a chance to make a team via MLB's Final Vote.
Sat Jul 05, 2014
Anchorage Daily News
Phillies seem to be in denial
The year was 1996. The first full season after baseball's debilitating strike. The Philadelphia Phillies, the last full 162-game season National League champions, sent out a roster of well-regarded thirtysomethings - some holdovers from '93, some not.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
Red Sox Notebook: Mookie Betts draws comparison to Andrew McCutchen
Before his minor league rehab assignment was interrupted last month, Shane Victorino played two Triple-A games in the same outfield as Mookie Betts .
Wed Jul 02, 2014
Phillies seem to be in denial
THE YEAR was 1996. The first full season after baseball's debilitating strike. The Philadelphia Phillies, the last full 162-game season National League champions, sent out a roster of well-regarded thirtysomethings - some holdovers from '93, some not.
Tue Jul 01, 2014
The News Journal
Phillies general manager Ruben Amaro Jr. ..
Amaro: Road trip 'going to tell us a lot' THe Phils' next 10 games before the All-Star Break are at Miami, Milwaukee and Pittsburgh Check out this story on delawareonline.com: http://delonline.us/1lQIDxN Phillies general manager Ruben Amaro Jr. knows what the Phillies need with the trade deadline looming at the end of the month.
Wed Jun 25, 2014
The San Diego Union-Tribune
Wednesday's Sports Transactions
Designated LHP Chris Capuano for assignment. Reinstated RHP Clay Buchholz from the 15-day DL.
Shane Victorino Not Giving Up On This Season
Shane Victorino hasn't given up on this season - getting healthy, getting back into the Red Sox lineup, or helping his team get into the postseason.
Tue Jun 24, 2014
Victorino makes a cameo in Lowell on way back
And as if on cue, one of the players responsible for the Red Sox' improbable run to the 2013 title was in the Lowell Spinners' starting lineup.