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  1. Ryne Sandberg the least of Phillies' worriesRead the original story w/Photo

    13 min ago | The News Journal

    ... final month means something for a team that is battling the New York Mets to stay out of last place in the National League East. Including last year, when he became interim manager after Charlie Manuel's firing, Sandberg's Phillies are 81-94 with ...

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  2. Dodgers' wunderkind Yasiel Puig is suddenly a man without powerRead the original story w/Photo

    23 min ago | Los Angeles Times

    ... six games, are 18 games over .500 for the first time this season and lead the Giants by five games in the National League West, so it's not like they're falling apart without Puig's power. But with Hanley Ramirez just 1 for 12 since coming off the ...

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  3. Orioles 'are keeping active' on potential waiver trades, Dan Duquette saysRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Baltimore Sun

    ... Angels and the Oakland Athletics when it comes to being able to claim an AL player on trade waivers. For a National League player, they are 28th, behind all of the NL teams and most of the AL ones. However, the Orioles did add outfielder Michael ...

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  4. Yusmeiro Petit Sets MLB Record by Retiring 46 Consecutive BattersRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | BleacherReport

    There it is! #Congratulations to Yusmeiro Petit who is in sole possession of MLB lead for consecutive batters retired at 46! #SFGiants HISTORY! Giants P Yusmeiro Petit sets new MLB single-season record by retiring 46 straight batters over his past 8 appearances .

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  5. Series Preview #46, vs. Colorado RockiesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | AZ SnakePit

    After being swept in straight games by the Dodgers, Arizona tries to wrap up their NL West home stand on a high note against the depleted Colorado Rockies.

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  6. Nationals face strong arms on West Coast tripRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    ... their final West Coast swing, the Nationals will square off against the surprising Seattle Mariners and the National League West-leading Los Angeles Dodgers. Both are among the best in their respective leagues this season. With mixed results against ...

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  7. On Nationals' starter Doug Fister giving up home runs in losses to Giants, PhilliesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Federal Baseball

    Washington Nationals' starter Doug Fister gave up two home runs in each of his last two starts after giving up multiple homers in just two of his first eighteen outings this season.

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  8. Pregame Notes: Joe Panik is hitting second, but how long will it last? The Belt baby arrivesRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | San Jose Mercury News

    ... Petit is seven outs away from matching the MLB record for consecutive outs. He's three away from Jim Barr's National League record. - Brandon Crawford is getting another day to deal with "general soreness." Crawford has had some shoulder soreness ...

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  9. Rockies raise their game against rivalsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Major League Baseball

    The Rockies may have been in last place in the National League West, but they've had a substantial impact on the top of the division standings.

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  10. Posey walk-off homerRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Inside Bay Area

    ... allowed the Giants (70-62) to keep pace with the Los Angeles Dodgers, who maintained a five-game lead in the National League West. They're 11 2 up on the Atlanta Braves and Pittsburgh Pirates in the race for the second wild card spot, but they ...

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  11. Looking at Jarred Cosart's domination of the strike zoneRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Fish Stripes

    ... would have been made. For the majority of starting pitchers that make that transition from the American to National League, the level of production tends to trend upwards. While we're still in the initial stages of Cosart's conversion to the NL, it ...

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  12. Lynn, Samardzija lead Indiana's Baker's DozenRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Indianapolis Star

    ... arms, but over the last three seasons, only Cardinals teammate Adam Wainwright has won more games in the National League (47). That's more wins than Clayton Kershaw. More than Zack Greinke. More than Stephen Strasburg. And the former Brownsburg star ...

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  13. Dodgers feasting on NL WestRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | True Blue LA

    The Dodgers ' win on Wednesday night secured a quick two-game sweep of the Diamondbacks and gave the Dodgers their ninth consecutive series win against National League West opponents.

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  14. Fire Ruben AmaroRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | That Balls Outta Here

    Jul 25, 2014; Philadelphia, PA, USA; Philadelphia Phillies general manager Ruben Amaro, Jr. walks the field while talking on the phone during batting practice before a game against the Arizona Diamondbacks at Citizens Bank Park.

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  15. Braves hanging in race thanks to bullpen, defense and gift of second wild cardRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Sporting News

    ... than the winner of a league's other division. This was illustrated quickly, as in 1973 the Mets won the National League East with an 82-79 record, while the Dodgers, at 95-66, finished 3.5 games behind the Reds in the West and went home for the ...

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  16. Catching Hoffy: Batterymates share memoriesRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Chicago Cubs

    ... sure thing, especially after losing his job early in the season to John Axford. With the Brewers out of the National League Central race, the team gave Hoffman a shot at reaching a milestone in September. Save No. 600 occurred against the Cardinals, ...

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  17. Yadier's return a boon for Cards' stretch runRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Major League Baseball

    ... games from the top of the division, the closest they had been to the Brewers since May 27. But besides the National League Central race, St. Louis had to deal with the race against time. Molina's surgery would require an recovery period of eight to ...

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  18. Giancarlo Stanton's unfortunate timing in Marlins historyRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Fish Stripes

    ... Marlins, and the team's worst season since 1998. The Marlins were cellar dwellers in the NL East and the National League for three seasons in a row, and that must have been difficult for Stanton to bear. But it takes only a year or two of ...

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  19. Hoffman's career full of milestone momentsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Major League Baseball

    As arguably the greatest closer the National League has ever produced, Trevor Hoffman owns several signature moments against a wide variety of teams.

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  20. Tigers in process of deciding Saturday spot starterRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Detroit Tigers

    ... looking for starting pitching help, including the AL West-leading Angels, AL Central-leading Royals and National League West-leading Dodgers. Two veteran starters, Bartolo Colon and Scott Feldman, both cleared waivers within the past week, according ...

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