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7 min ago | Sporting News

#AskSpector: What's the big deal if David Ortiz is a showboat, anyway?

As you can tell from the headline of this piece, it is time once again for the #AskSpector Tweetbag, where you ask the questions and you get the answers -- from me! If you have questions, it's easy to send them in.

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Related Topix: Sports, Chris Archer, Baseball Players, Jose Valverde, Neil Walker, National League, Major League Baseball, National League Central

13 hrs ago | Los Angeles Dodgers

Beckett seeks return to form against Braves

With the Dodgers reportedly considering a trade for a front-line starting pitcher to strengthen their rotation, Josh Beckett will try to prove Tuesday that Los Angeles already has four starters it can count on in the playoffs.

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Related Topix: Sports, Kris Medlen, Brandon Beachy, Baseball Players, Dan Haren, National League, Major League Baseball, Matt Kemp

Sun Jul 27, 2014

South Florida Sun-Sentinel

Two whiffs help Dodgers complete sweep of Giants

Two whiffs help Dodgers complete sweep of Giants SAN FRANCISCO -- After overpowering the San Francisco Giants with Yasiel Puig 's triples one night and Clayton Kershaw 's pitching the next, the Los Angeles Dodgers found a much more unconventional way of beating their rivals Sunday night.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League West, National League, Major League Baseball, Dee Gordon, Baseball Players, Clayton Kershaw, San Francisco Giants, Los Angeles Dodgers

San Jose Mercury News

Pregame Notes: Updates on Belt, Sanchez and Pagan; Bochy says Peavy is another Full Throttle

It's just about 4 p.m. out here, which means Brandon Belt and Hector Sanchez are getting checked by a specialist at the moment.

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Related Topix: Sports, Brandon Belt, Baseball Players, Hector Sanchez

BoSox Injection

7/27 MLB Power Rankings: West is best

Oakland has won three of four. When you rank first in runs and third in ERA, then you might be the best team in the majors.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Tommy Milone, Matt Shoemaker, National League, Major League Baseball, National League Central, Justin Verlander, Joakim Soria

Seattle Times

Ryan Divish’s major-league power rankings

Nationals: Not sure if Matt Williams is a good or bad manager, but he's certainly interested in letting everyone know that he is the manager with how he handles things.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Ryan Howard

Philly.com

Touch 'Em All: Triple the fun for Puig

In his first game since getting his left hand plunked batting against the Cards, the irrepressible Yasiel Puig tied an obscure 113-year-old club record in the Dodgers' 8-1 win Friday in San Francisco: He had three triples.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Denard Span, Troy Tulowitzki

Sat Jul 26, 2014

San Jose Mercury News

Kershaw, Dodgers blank Giants

Even a team's best game is often not enough against Clayton Kershaw. The Giants on Saturday were far from peak form on the mound and in the field.

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Related Topix: Sports, Clayton Kershaw, Baseball Players, Buster Posey, Juan Uribe, Science / Technology

New York Post

Cuban defector impresses Yanks, host

If the Yankees-Red Sox rivalry has quieted down thanks to widespread underperformance on baseball's Northeast Corridor, then it displayed its long-term viability at the University of Miami on Saturday.

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Related Topix: Sports, Alex Rodriguez, Baseball Players, Robinson Cano, CC Sabathia

Oakland Post

Puig Dominates Lincecum and Giants

It was a rare night for hitting triples but Yasiel Puig managed to hit enough to stifle the Giants.

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Related Topix: Sports, Dee Gordon, Tim Lincecum, Matt Kemp

BleacherReport

Yasiel Puig Ties Club Record with 3 Triples vs. Giants

The Associated Press reported the 23-year-old Cuban sensation spent a half-hour in the training room as part of his recovery from legging out that trio of three-baggers.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League West, National League, Major League Baseball, Baseball Players, San Francisco Giants

The San Diego Union-Tribune

SportsNL Power Rankings: Nats still on top

As if Washington fans didn't have enough to be excited about with the team maintaining first place in the NL East, Jason Werth Garden Gnome giveaway night is coming up.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, National League East, Baseball Players, Zach Walters, National League West, National League Central, Greg Maddux

NBC Los Angeles

The Puig Experiment Could Work for the Dodgers

National League All-Star Yasiel Puig of the Los Angeles Dodgers during the 85th MLB All-Star Game at Target Field on July 15, 2014 in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Major League Baseball, Los Angeles Dodgers, Bobby Crosby, Matt Kemp

Fri Jul 25, 2014

St. Petersburg Times

Giants bring up Uggla

Seven days after being released by the Braves and four after signing a minor-league deal, 2B Dan Uggla was called up by the Giants and started Friday.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Ehire Adrianza, Brandon Belt, Dan Uggla, Matt Kemp, Scott Van Slyke

MSNBC

Yasiel Puig, Hanley Ramirez return to Dodgers' lineup

Yasiel Puig and Hanley Ramirez are back in the Dodgers' lineup for tonight's game against the Giants, Bill Shaikin of the Los Angeles Times reports .

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CBS Sports

Agent: Dodgers' Kemp might need a change

The Dodgers , after somehow fitting five players into three outfield spots for more than a year now, are trying to alleviate a numbers crunch that's become a problem for Matt Kemp , by finally seeking a new team for Kemp.

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Related Topix: Sports, Matt Kemp, Baseball Players, Andre Ethier, Carl Crawford, Scott Van Slyke

Lasorda's Lair

Why Can't The Dodgers Score Late in Games?

Jul 9, 2014; Detroit, MI, USA; Los Angeles Dodgers right fielder Yasiel Puig tosses his bat in the air in the dugout in the eighth inning against the Detroit Tigers at Comerica Park.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Major League Baseball, Detroit Tigers, Matt Kemp, Andre Ethier

South Florida Sun-Sentinel

Preview: Dodgers at Giants

The visiting Los Angeles Dodgers hope to have some pop back in their lineup when they open a pivotal three-game series against the National League West -leading San Francisco Giants on Friday.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League West, National League, Major League Baseball, Baseball Players, Ehire Adrianza, Los Angeles Dodgers, San Francisco Giants, NFC, NFL Football, NFC West

Thu Jul 24, 2014

The Wave

Will Dodgers' pitching needs outweigh long-term plans?

Tampa Bay pitcher David Price, the 2012 AL Cy Young Award winner, could be high on the Dodgers' wish list.

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Related Topix: Sports, Dee Gordon, Baseball Players, David Price, Kyle Seager, Clayton Kershaw, Mike Piazza

CBS Sports

Prospects Report: Cubs bank on Soler power

Granted, Jorge Soler has been sidelined much of the season with a hamstring injury, but his numbers in 22 games at Double-A Tennessee -- his only experience at that level, mind you -- were on the same level as Bryant's.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Jorge Soler, Yoenis Cespedes, Jose Abreu, Josh Johnson, Adeiny Hechavarria

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