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4 hrs ago | The News-Press
Who's on the MLB trade deadline wish list? From Lee to Price to Peavy, pitching weighs heavy on contenders' minds Check out this story on news-press.com: http://usat.ly/1my0xRI With the 100-game mark fast approaching for most major league teams - some have reached it - the contenders' needs are now clear and the trade market is getting established ... (more)
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4 hrs ago | ABC News
Adam Jones hit a pair of two-run homers, including a tiebreaking shot in the sixth inning, and the Baltimore Orioles beat the Los Angeles Angels 4-2 Monday night.
5 hrs ago | The Baltimore Sun
With the Orioles currently atop the American League East, it might be tempting for the team to orchestrate a deal as the July 31 nonwaiver deadline approaches.
9 hrs ago | Rant Sports
The Boston Red Sox were done this time last week. Going into the All-Star break in the basement of the American League , we were setting up the tables and listing the prices for the garage sale that was about to take place on the Red Sox roster.
13 hrs ago | Yanks Go Yard
The Yankees have stormed out of the All-Star Break by sweeping the Cincinnati Reds in a three-game series over the weekend.
17 hrs ago | The State
Shane Green tries to pitch the New York Yankees to their fourth straight win on Monday when they open a four-game series with the Texas Rangers at Yankee Stadium.
20 hrs ago | Toronto Blue Jays
The Blue Jays and Red Sox kick off second-half competition in the American League East on Monday in Toronto.
Jun 27, 2014; Bronx, NY, USA; Boston Red Sox relief pitcher Craig Breslow pitches against the New York Yankees during the eighth inning of a game at Yankee Stadium.
Sonny Gray continues to be the antidote for whatever ails the A's, pitching a two-hitter for 6 2/3 innings Sunday in leading Oakland to a 10-2 win over the Baltimore Orioles.
Another tough loss dropped the struggling Texas Rangers to a depth they hadn't sunk to in more than a decade: 20 games under .500 Melky Cabrera hit a tiebreaking homer in the seventh inning and finished with three RBIs as the Toronto Blue Jays beat the slumping Rangers 9-6 on Sunday.
Jon Lester allowed no earned runs for the third time in four starts, and the Boston Red Sox completed a three-game sweep of the Kansas City Royals with a 6-0 win Sunday.
With the Boston Red Sox struggling this year and looking unlikely to reach the postseason, the notion of dealing several of their veteran stars to bring back young, talented prospects surely has been raised.
The Tampa Bay Rays and Minnesota Twins will finish off a three-game series Sunday at Target Field as a pair of five-win pitchers take the mound to start.
The New York Yankees seek a three-game sweep of the Cincinnati Reds when the clubs conclude their set Sunday in the Bronx.
The Tigers' most exciting finish before the All-Star Break -- Rajai Davis' ninth-inning grand slam off Oakland for a 5-4 victory -- summoned a pattern from history.
Jones hit a three-run home run in the first and had a two-run single in the fourth.
It was the sixth win in seven games for the defending World Series champions, who are looking to climb from the AL East's basement.
Updated: Mon Jul 21, 2014 10:52 pm
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