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Tribe relentless in Texas to back KluberMLB.com 5 hours agoThe Rangers and Indians have each put their Cy Young candidate on display this series. On Friday night, it was Corey Kluber's turn to show why he belongs in the discussion, and he did just that in a 12-1 victory at Globe Life Park.Share TweetTigers' Justin Verlander rises to occasion with playoff race heating upShare TweetThe Blue Jays' offense finally came back to life on Friday, recording 15 hits in Toronto's 15-8 rout of the Twins.Share Tweet
Best throwback jersey: Final four!MLB.com 6 hours agoThe semifinals of the best throwback jersey voting pit the White Sox against the Nationals and the A's vs. the Astros.Share TweetFelix Hernandez is starting to look more like, well, Felix Hernandez these days. And it couldn't come at a better time for the Mariners as they rode their ace to a 3-1 victory over Chris Sale and the White Sox in a battle of two of the American League's…Share TweetMLB.com 7 hours agoThe defending World Series-champion Royals look like a team that doesn't want to miss the thrill of another October. Inconsistent for much of the season, Kansas City has played terrific baseball of late, continuing with Friday night's 6-3 victory over t…Share Tweet
Trio of Homers Lift Royals to 6-3 Win Over Red Soxnytimes.com 7 hours agoEric Hosmer and Alex Gordon homered, and Ian Kennedy allowed one run through five innings as the Kansas City Royals continued their monthlong hot streak with a 6-3 victory over the Boston Red Sox on Friday night.Share Tweet
Lucroy, Indians move on from near tradeMLB.com 9 hours agoAfter Jonathan Lucroy reached second base in the second inning on Thursday night, Indians shortstop Francisco Lindor said something to the Rangers catcher before patting him on the back. If Cleveland fans thought Lindor had any harsh words for Lucroy, t…Share Tweet
Royals' mighty 'pen putting them back in postseason raceMLB.com 19 hours agoWhen the Kansas City Royals announced last month that they were placing, Wade Davis, baseball's best reliever, on the disabled list, virtually everyone in thought the same thing.Share Tweet
Felix vs. Sale duel highlights MLB.TV slateMLB.com 21 hours agoTwo American League pitching titans will share the mound today when Felix Hernandez and the Mariners take on Chris Sale and the White Sox in Chicago.Share TweetMLB.com Aug 26 (yesterday)As far as the Mariners are concerned, they can't change the name of U.S. Cellular Field soon enough. A day after the White Sox announced they'll be renaming the facility Guaranteed Rate Field for next season, Seattle's struggles on the South Side contin…Share Tweet
Harvey Tosses 2 Perfect Innings In Mets' WinMar 6The Mets beat the Tigers 5-4 in Matt Harvey's return to the mound.
Royals Injury UpdateMar 4ESPN injury analyst Stephania Bell discusses Royals outfielder Alex Gordon's recovery from offseason wrist surgery and pitcher Luke Hochevar's recovery from Tommy John surgery.
Price Excited For 2015 SeasonMar 3Tigers pitcher David Price discusses the status of his contract situation in Detroit and what he did in the offseason to get better.
Cabrera, Tigers Focused On TitleMar 3Tigers first baseman Miguel Cabrera says the team is focused on winning a championship and discusses his performance during last season during an injury-riddled campaign, and the importance of DH Victor Martinez.