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Hicks' bat, glove carry Twins past White Sox Updated May 13, 2013
Rookie Aaron Hicks hit two home runs and made a leaping catch in center field to take a home run away from Adam Dunn in the Minnesota Twins' 10-3 win over the Chicago White Sox on Monday night.
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  • Tigers whip Astros behind Dirks' grand slam May 13, 2013
    Andy Dirks hit his first career grand slam, part of a six-run fourth inning for the Detroit Tigers in their 7-2 victory over the Houston Astros on Monday night.
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  • Tigers place CF Jackson on 15-day disabled list May 13, 2013
    DETROIT (AP) Detroit center fielder Austin Jackson has been put on the 15-day disabled list because of a pulled right hamstring, leaving the Tigers without a talented leadoff hitter who also covers a lot of ground defensively in spacious Comerica Park.
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  • Nuno wins 1st career start as Yanks gain split May 13, 2013
    Vidal Nuno pitched five innings of three-hit ball to win his first major league start, Vernon Wells and Lyle Overbay had two RBIs apiece and the New York Yankees beat the Cleveland Indians 7-0 Monday for a doubleheader split.
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  • FBI: Bank robber wears Chicago White Sox cap, Air Jordan jacket May 13, 2013
    Because winning the American League Central probably is unrealistic, a local alleged thief has taken it upon himself to ensure the Chicago White Sox somehow get something out of 2013. The FBI reports that a man named Joe Anderson, a 32-year-old resident…
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  • Masterson shuts out Yankees, strikes out 9 May 13, 2013
    Justin Masterson pitched a four-hitter for his second shutout this season, leading the Cleveland Indians over the New York Yankees 1-0 in the first game of a doubleheader on Monday.
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  • Cleveland ships 3B Chisenhall to Triple-A May 13, 2013
    The Indians have optioned struggling starting third baseman Lonnie Chisenhall to Triple-A Columbus.
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  • Rare single-admission doubleheader: Cleveland Indians host New York Yankees on Monday May 13, 2013
    These days, doubleheaders usually get played only because of weather postponements. And they're usually double-admission splits; one in the afternoon and one at night, to maximize revenues. BECAUSE OF MONEY! But the Cleveland Indians are doing something…
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  • Mets must start giving Matt Harvey more run support since he is team's most reliable pitcher May 13, 2013
    I am here to report Matt Harvey is human - which made for a doubly aggravating Mother’s Day experience for Met fans. For even when Harvey is inhuman, as he was in his previous start when he nearly perfect-gamed the Chicago White Sox Tuesday at Citi Fi
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  • Video - Yankees Split Doubleheader 00:31

    Yankees Split Doubleheader

    May 13
    Vidal Nuno pitched five scoreless innings in the Yankees' 7-0 win over the Indians.
  • Video - Masterson Shuts Out Yankees 00:34

    Masterson Shuts Out Yankees

    May 13
    Justin Masterson pitched a four-hitter for his second shutout of the season, leading the Indians to a 1-0 win over the Yankees in the first game of a doubleheader.
  • Video - Battle Of The Uniforms: Team Seedings 06:22

    Battle Of The Uniforms: Team Seedings

    May 13
    Jim Caple and Paul Lukas break down the seedings and discuss their best/worst uniforms in baseball.
  • Video - Hicks' Unbelievable Day Sparks Twins 00:36

    Hicks' Unbelievable Day Sparks Twins

    May 13
    Rookie Aaron Hicks hit two home runs and robbed Chicago's Adam Dunn of a homer in center field.