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  1. Eovaldi likely for G4 vs. NY; E-Rod in mix vs. A'sRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2018 | Boston Red Sox

    Though the Red Sox won't know who they are playing until the conclusion of Wednesday night's American League Wild Card Game between the Yankees and Athletics, they are getting closer to finalizing the rotation and roster. BOSTON -- Though the Red Sox won't know who they are playing until the conclusion of Wednesday night's American League Wild Card Game between the Yankees and Athletics, they are getting closer to finalizing the rotation and roster.

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  2. Sox get belated look at top 2 picks at instructsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2018 | Boston Red Sox

    The Red Sox couldn't wait to see what Triston Casas and Nick Decker would do in their pro debuts after taking them with their top two Draft picks in June. They didn't get to see much, however, because injuries limited them to just two games each.

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  3. Sano's recovery taking longer than expectedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2018 | Minnesota Twins

    Sano was carted off the field Tuesday in Houston with a lower leg injury after sliding into second base as he attempted to advance on a wild pitch. X-rays that day were negative, and Sano was listed as day to day with a left leg bruise.

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  4. Gardenhire's son gets call to join Twins' staffRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2018 | Detroit Tigers

    The call came Monday while Ron Gardenhire was on the golf course with some of his coaches for the Tigers' off-day. His son, Toby, was phoning.

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  5. E-Rod to return after one more rehab startRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2018 | Major League Baseball

    's return to the Red Sox's rotation. Fresh off a strong start to his Minor League rehab assignment for Double-A Portland on Monday , the lefty will make one more start in the Minors this weekend and then should return to the big leagues.

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  6. Molitor, front office in touch on potential tradesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2018 | Minnesota Twins

    After opening the second half by getting swept by the last-place Royals, the Twins are expected to be sellers heading into the July 31 non-waiver Trade Deadline, barring a dramatic turnaround over the next week. Twins manager Paul Molitor said he remains in contact with chief baseball officer Derek Falvey and general manager Thad Levine on a daily basis about potential moves, but he's not currently worried about imminently losing any players via trade.

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  7. Once a castoff, J.D.'s star shining brightestRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2018 | Boston Red Sox

    Still: The best hitter in baseball, from last year's All-Star Game to this year's Midsummer Classic is Martinez, a guy who didn't have a job in the middle of February. Martinez has mashed 60 home runs since last year's All-Star Game, with 152 RBIs and an OPS of 1.074, better than anybody in that time on that stat line.

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  8. Polanco returns; Buxton demoted to Triple-ARead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2018 | Major League Baseball

    After a breakout 2017 campaign, which included 13 homers and 74 RBIs, Polanco was hit with an 80-game suspension for violating Major League Baseball's Joint Drug Prevention and Treatment Program in March. started at shortstop and batted fifth for the Twins in his season debut on Monday night at Miller Park.

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  9. Polanco ready to rejoin Twins from suspensionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2018 | Minnesota Twins

    They'll have to make a corresponding roster move prior to the game. Polanco has been playing well at Triple-A Rochester, going 6-for-13 with a triple and two walks in four games.

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  10. After Pearce, Dombrowski plans next movesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2018 | Boston Red Sox

    With a month to go before the July 31 non-waiver Trade Deadline, president of baseball operations Dave Dombrowski is eyeing pitching, most likely for the bullpen. can't make it back from the disabled list due to recurring inflammation in his left knee.

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  11. Red Sox preparing for showdown in the BronxRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2018 | Major League Baseball

    When the Red Sox and Yankees last parted ways following a three-game series in the Bronx in May, they were locked in a tie for first place in the American League East. BOSTON -- When the Red Sox and Yankees last parted ways following a three-game series in the Bronx in May, they were locked in a tie for first place in the American League East.

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  12. Casas takes swings at Fenway, chats with J.D.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2018 | Boston Red Sox

    Triston Casas' first steps onto the field at Fenway Park as a member of the Boston Red Sox organization fell in stride behind Taken by the Red Sox with the 26th overall Draft selection earlier this month, the 18-year-old proved wise beyond his years by taking full advantage of his access to one of the Major League's best home run hitters this season. BOSTON -- Triston Casas' first steps onto the field at Fenway Park as a member of the Boston Red Sox organization fell in stride behind Taken by the Red Sox with the 26th overall Draft selection earlier this month, the 18-year-old proved wise beyond his years by taking full advantage of his access to one of the Major League's best home run hitters this season.

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  13. Santana faces hitters after second setbackRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2018 | Minnesota Twins

    Polanco must return from his 80-game suspension for the use of performance-enhancing drugs on July 2 or be placed on the 10-day disabled list. progressed to throwing a 35-pitch live bullpen session at the club's Spring Training complex in Fort Myers, Fla., on Friday, and suspended shortstop It was a good sign for the Twins, as it was the first time Santana faced hitters since suffering a second setback related to his surgically repaired right middle finger in late May. Polanco has been dealing with an injured and infected finger on his throwing hand after jamming it in a door last week, but was healthy enough to take swings against Santana.

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  14. Mauer progressing, working out at Target FieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2018 | Minnesota Twins

    Mauer has been going through on-field drills before each game -- fielding grounders, running the bases and hitting with his teammates during batting practice. He suffered a setback on May 31, but has been progressing better since then.

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  15. Mauer suffers setback; Buxton undergoes X-raysRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2018 | Minnesota Twins

    There's no timetable for his return, but Mauer said he doesn't believe it's a long-term setback. "It's progressing, but today wasn't where I wanted to be," Mauer said.

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  16. Royals nearly inked '85 Draft pick DeionRead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2018 | Kansas City Royals

    Could the Royals have had Bo Jackson and Deion Sanders in the same outfield in the late 1980s and early 90s? KANSAS CITY -- Could the Royals have had Bo Jackson and Deion Sanders in the same outfield in the late 1980s and early 90s? Long-time Royals fans know the legacy of multi-sport superstar Bo Jackson. The Royals drafted him in the fourth round of the 1986 MLB Draft and he played five seasons in Kansas City, authoring numerous legendary moments, while also starring for the NFL's Los Angeles Raiders.

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  17. Groome to undergo Tommy John surgeryRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2018 | Boston Red Sox

    Top Red Sox pitching prospect Jay Groome won't pitch at all in 2018. Instead, the talented 19-year-old will undergo Tommy John surgery on his left elbow next Tuesday in Los Angeles.

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  18. Thornburg set to begin rehab assignmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2018 | Boston Red Sox

    Acquired in a trade with the Brewers to be the eighth-inning setup man for the Red Sox on Dec. 6, 2016, Thornburg missed all of last season with arm troubles and wound up having surgery to repair thoracic outlet syndrome in his right shoulder. could be in the home stretch of his comeback, as he will begin a Minor League rehab assignment for Triple-A Pawtucket on Monday.

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  19. Inbox: Will Swihart get a chance to play more?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2018 | Boston Red Sox

    They're going to keep Swihart on the bench for now as quality depth in case an injury develops. He is the perfect example of guy who might not seem valuable right now, but he could become invaluable if there are any injuries at first base, designated hitter, left field and/or catcher.

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  20. These broken-bat HRs from history boggle the mindRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2018 | Major League Baseball

    Hitting a home run off a Major League pitcher is one of the hardest things an athlete can do. It takes superior timing, preparation and, of course, plenty of strength.

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