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Kipnis on DL with right shoulder inflammation
MLB.com Updated 2 hours ago
The Indians are going to be without their All-Star for at least a couple of weeks. Before Monday's game against the Angels, Cleveland placed second baseman Jason Kipnis on the 15-day disabled list due to a inflammation in his right shoulder, retroactive…Share Tweet
Price stifles Twins with 11-K gem in Jays debutMLB.com 3 hours agoDavid Price dazzled in his Blue Jays debut, allowing just one run over eight innings, and he was backed by homers from Josh Donaldson and Ryan Goins in a 5-1 win over the Twins on Monday afternoon at Rogers Centre.Share TweetDavid Price was blown away by the reception he got in his Toronto debut.Share Tweet
Contending Teams Can Never Have Too Many Relieversnytimes.com 18 hours agoThe Kansas City Royals made it look all so easy in 2014. With their bullpen trio of Kelvin Herrera, Wade Davis and Greg Holland, the Royals were almost unbeatable when they had the lead in the seventh inning or later.Share TweetDaniel Norris made his Tiger debut with 7 1/3 innings of one-run ball, supported by an outburst off Ubaldo Jimenez, as Detroit split a four-game series against the Orioles with a 6-1 win Sunday afternoon at Camden Yards.Share Tweet
Athletics Edge Indians in 10 Innings, 2-1Mark Canha hit a two-out double in the 10th inning to drive in Sam Fuld and lift the Oakland Athletics to a 2-1 victory over the Cleveland Indians on Sunday.Share Tweet
Yankees 12, White Sox 3: A Resurgent Didi Gregorius Helps Yankees Past the White SoxGregorius, who had the unenviable task of replacing Derek Jeter, drove in two runs and scored twice on Sunday, and he is batting .472 in his last 11 games.Share Tweet
Yankees Rough Up Samardzija, Beat White Sox 12-3Jacoby Ellsbury and Mark Teixeira homered against Jeff Samardzija, and the New York Yankees pounded the Chicago White Sox 12-3 on Sunday.Share Tweetyahoo.com Aug 2 (yesterday)Your browser does not support iframes. With the non-waiver trade deadline having passed on Friday, it's time for baseball fans, executives, and especially the players, to sit back, catch their breath, and, if need be, let out a few growls of joy or disc…Share Tweet
Mariners stack could deliver vs. TwinsMLB.com Aug 2 (yesterday)These players could provide difference-making stats for DraftKings participants on Sunday.Share Tweet
Suzuki's walk-off awakens bats from slumberMLB.com Aug 2 (yesterday)The Twins showed their resiliency against Mariners closer Carson Smith, scoring twice with two outs in the ninth, including a walk-off RBI single from Kurt Suzuki in a much-needed 3-2 win in front of a frenzied crowd at Target Field.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.
5-on-5: Biggest fallersJul 30After starting 24-8 last season, Toronto played .500 ball the rest of the way. With a planned transition to a new defensive identity this year, J.A. A...
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The MMQB MailbagJul 22Today is a good day for logic around the NFL. Because: • The Tennessee Titans on Tuesday signed the second pick in the draft, quarterback Marcus Mariota, meaning that five days before the first practice of the NFL preseason, all 32 first-round picks hav…
Adande: Jordan wouldn't let pride get in the wayJul 21The healthiest sign in DeAndre Jordan's return engagement with the Clippers is that the final decision was made for the right reasons, overcoming what would have been a prideful mistake.