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Rollins gets best of Phils as LA takes opener

Major League Baseball - Tue, 2015-07-07 07:29
Jimmy Rollins came through in the clutch against his old team and the Dodgers held on for a hard-fought 10-7 victory over the Phillies on Monday night at Dodger Stadium in a game that took four hours and 13 minutes to complete.
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At long last, a hit for Lester

Major League Baseball - Tue, 2015-07-07 05:36
Jon Lester recorded his first Major League hit with an infield single off John Lackey in the second inning on Monday night to end a career hitless streak that began in 2006.
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Cespedes comes out swinging in Final Vote

Major League Baseball - Tue, 2015-07-07 05:08
Yoenis Cespedes slugged his way to two Home Run Derby titles in his career. He's going to need some help from fans in the 2015 Esurance MLB All-Star Game Final Vote if he's going to take his swings at a third next week.
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Dozier makes Final Vote case with walk-off blast

Major League Baseball - Tue, 2015-07-07 04:45
Twins second baseman Brian Dozier was left off the American League roster for the 2015 All-Star Game on July 14 in Cincinnati, but he still has a chance to become an All-Star for the first time in his career via the Esurance MLB Final Vote.
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Sale fans 6 in complete-game win over Jays

Major League Baseball - Tue, 2015-07-07 04:45
The White Sox rallied for three unearned runs against Mark Buehrle in the eighth inning, claiming a 4-2 victory Monday night in the series opener with the Blue Jays at U.S. Cellular Field.. Chris Sale didn't reach double-digits in strikeouts, but he did pitch his first complete game of 2015.
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Cutch to start as Bucs boast 4 All-Stars

Major League Baseball - Tue, 2015-07-07 04:30
Andrew McCutchen not only made his fifth consecutive Midsummer Classic as the rest of the National League squad was announced Monday night -- but is also the pick to replace the injured Giancarlo Stanton in the starting lineup for the 86th All-Star Game. McCutchen will be joined by first-timers A.J. Burnett and Gerrit Cole, and fellow 2013 All-Star Mark Melancon in the Pirates contingent.
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Rockies could have big days vs. Heaney

Major League Baseball - Tue, 2015-07-07 04:00
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Key things to watch for in today's games

Major League Baseball - Tue, 2015-07-07 04:00
The baseball gods will be working overtime Tuesday, with a slate of 16 games on the books -- including one doubleheader -- starting early in the afternoon and ending late in the evening.
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Alvarez bests father-in-law Murphy with walk-off

Major League Baseball - Tue, 2015-07-07 03:56
Pedro Alvarez, who is Padres interim manager Pat Murphy's son-in-law, dealt the decisive blow in the Pirates' 2-1 walk-off win over the Padres.
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Pujols gets start at 1B on AL All-Star team

Major League Baseball - Tue, 2015-07-07 03:49
Albert Pujols was selected to the All-Star Game as a reserve on Monday and will ultimately join Mike Trout in the American League's starting lineup, starting at first base in place of the injured Miguel Cabrera.
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Final Vote candidates boast impressive stats

Major League Baseball - Tue, 2015-07-07 02:56
With the starters for the 2015 All-Star Game announced on Sunday, and the pitchers and reserves on Monday, there are still two spots up for grabs.
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Flies and whiffs: Scherzer's unique dominance

Major League Baseball - Tue, 2015-07-07 02:36
Max Scherzer is well on his way to winning the Cy Young, but it's exactly how he's doing it that's so unique. With a high-spinning fastball, Scherzer's combination of whiffs and fly balls is rarely seen.
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Youth served on All-Star Game rosters

Major League Baseball - Tue, 2015-07-07 02:30
The All-Star Game pitchers and reserves for the American and National Leagues are being announced live on the Esurance All-Star Selection Show on ESPN, followed by the nominees for the 2015 Esurance MLB All-Star Game Final Vote in both leagues.
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AL, NL All-Star Game starters unveiled

Major League Baseball - Tue, 2015-07-07 00:06
The starters for the 86th All-Star Game were announced on Sunday night, and the two marquee teams have enough fireworks in supply to keep the spirit of Independence Day humming right along.
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