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Ichiro even with Williams on all-time hits list

Ichiro even with Williams on all-time hits list

MLB.com Updated Jun 4, 2013
Ichiro Suzuki's third-inning RBI single off the Indians' Scott Kazmir was the 2,654th hit of his big league career, tying him with Ted Williams for 72nd place on the all-time hits list.
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  • Previewing the MLB Draft: Part One

    Previewing the MLB Draft: Part One

    theclevelandfan.com Jun 4, 2013
    ­Well Tribe fans, it’s that time of year again. The MLB Rule 4 Draft is set to take place this Thursday evening, and your Cleveland Indians hold the 5th pick in the first round. Because of MLB’s asinine rules artificially tying draft picks to free ag
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  • Indians place SS Cabrera on 15-day DL (quad)

    Indians place SS Cabrera on 15-day DL (quad)

    CNNSI.com ESPN.com MLB.com Jun 4, 2013
    The Cleveland Indians have put All-Star shortstop Asdrubal Cabrera on the 15-day disabled list because of a strained right quadriceps.
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  • McAllister, Pestano reflect on Draft at Fan Cave

    McAllister, Pestano reflect on Draft at Fan Cave

    MLB.com Jun 4, 2013
    Indians right-handers Zach McAllister and Vinnie Pestano visited the MLB Fan Cave on Tuesday, a couple of days before Major League Baseball's annual First-Year Player Draft, and as members of the 2006 Draft class they represent the last of an old guard.
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  • Wedge Issue: Why plate discipline has now gone too far

    Wedge Issue: Why plate discipline has now gone too far

    CNNSI.com Jun 4, 2013
    Seattle manager Eric Wedge was ripped for criticizing sabermetrics, but he actually has a good point, writes Tom Verducci: Plate discipline is important but it has gone too far.
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  • Video - Teixeira, Yankees Win Second Straight 00:32

    Teixeira, Yankees Win Second Straight

    Jun 4
    Mark Teixeira homered for the second straight night and Mariano Rivera recorded his 21 save to lead the Yankees to a 4-3 win.

Sports Columnists

  • Peter King: Late Deacon Jones would have dominated any era; mail

    Jun 4
    You can't say many players from the '40s, '50s and '60s would have dominated today. Be competitive, sure. But dominated? Not many. Deacon Jones, though -- there was a guy who would have been one of the greats whenever he played.
  • Brian Shaw serious target for Brooklyn Nets job -- sources

    Jun 4
    Indiana Pacers assistant coach Brian Shaw is a serious target for the Brooklyn Nets, NBA coaching sources tell ESPN.com's Marc Stein and ESPN The Magazine's Chris Broussard.