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Santana's own swipe can help fans steal a home

Santana's own swipe can help fans steal a home

MLB.com Updated 7 hours ago
Aggressive baserunning by the Astros on Friday capped a four-run 10th inning in a 12-8 win over the Red Sox, but it could pay even greater dividends for a lucky fan, thanks to the Quicken Loans "Steal A Home" program.
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  • On Baseball: Mark Teixeira’s Resurgence as a Leader Is All in t…

    On Baseball: Mark Teixeira’s Resurgence as a Leader Is All in the Finally Healthy Wrist

    nytimes.com 12 hours ago
    Having recovered from wrist surgery in 2013, Teixeira is on pace this season finish with 40 home runs and 118 runs batted in for the Yankees.
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  • Roundup: In Defeating Padres, Cardinals Halt Their Longest Skid…

    Roundup: In Defeating Padres, Cardinals Halt Their Longest Skid of the Season at 4 Games

    nytimes.com 14 hours ago
    Jhonny Peralta’s sacrifice fly in the eighth inning broke a 1-1 tie, and Carlos Martinez threw six and two-thirds innings for St. Louis.
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  • Avisail jumps into highlight reels, robs HR

    Avisail jumps into highlight reels, robs HR

    MLB.com nytimes.com 14 hours ago
    David Robertson didn't keep the baseball used to strike out Matt Wieters and close out a 3-2 White Sox victory over the Orioles on Saturday afternoon at U.S. Cellular Field. Yes, it was Robertson's 18th save as White Sox closer, and he keeps a baseball …
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  • Buchholz stifles AL-leading Astros

    Buchholz stifles AL-leading Astros

    MLB.com nytimes.com 14 hours ago
    Clay Buchholz continued his mastery of the Houston Astros -- and his recent dominance against everyone -- by firing a gem on Saturday afternoon at Fenway Park, leading the Red Sox to a 6-1 victory.
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  • Avila makes terrific grab in 1st start at first

    Avila makes terrific grab in 1st start at first

    MLB.com 19 hours ago
    Alex Avila didn't expect much from himself at first base in the Tigers' 8-3 win over the Blue Jays. It only took until the fourth inning on Saturday to prove himself wrong, as he made a spectacular catch on Russell Martin's popup.
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  • Yankees riding high at halfway mark after another walk-off win

    Yankees riding high at halfway mark after another walk-off win

    ESPN.com 16 hours ago
    Yankees riding high at halfway mark after another walk-off win
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  • Yankees 3, Rays 2: Yankees Complete Solid First Half With a Sec…

    Yankees 3, Rays 2: Yankees Complete Solid First Half With a Second Straight Thriller

    nytimes.com 16 hours ago
    An errant throw off a ninth-inning bunt ended an encouraging day for the Yankees, who were buoyed by a strong start from Michael Pineda.
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  • Watch out below: Panda tumbles into dugout

    Watch out below: Panda tumbles into dugout

    MLB.com 18 hours ago
    Although he's not quite known for his fleetness of foot, Red Sox third baseman Pablo Sandoval still has a penchant for flashing moments of highlight-reel defense at the hot corner. In Saturday's 6-1 win vs. the Astros, he added another quality play to t…
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  • Sox keeping options open on Pedroia's return

    Sox keeping options open on Pedroia's return

    MLB.com 20 hours ago
    Dustin Pedroia took batting practice for the second straight day, and the Red Sox haven't ruled him out for a return against the Yankees next weekend.
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  • Miller needs rehab appearance before return

    Miller needs rehab appearance before return

    MLB.com 20 hours ago
    When he finally awakened following Friday's night's extra-innings win, Yankees closer Andrew Miller headed to Yankee Stadium to throw long toss and a 30-pitch bullpen session Saturday morning, the latest step in his rehab from a strained left flexor mus…
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  • Miguel Cabrera makes first career trip to DL with strained left…

    Miguel Cabrera makes first career trip to DL with strained left calf

    yahoo.com 21 hours ago
    For the first time in his 13-year career, Detroit Tigers first baseman Miguel Cabrera is headed to the disabled list. Cabrera was forced from Friday night's 8-6 win against the Toronto Blue Jays with a grade-three strain of his left calf, which is expec…
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  • Miggy on DL with calf strain, to miss 6 weeks

    Miggy on DL with calf strain, to miss 6 weeks

    MLB.com 23 hours ago
    For the first time in his career, Miguel Cabrera is headed to the disabled list. The American League's hitting leader and two-time Most Valuable Player Award winner went on the 15-day DL on Saturday morning with a left calf strain sustained on the basep…
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  • Yanks rally on McCann's walk-off HR in 12th

    Yanks rally on McCann's walk-off HR in 12th

    MLB.com nytimes.com Jul 4 (yesterday)
    Brian McCann sent a walk-off three-run homer over the right-field fence in the 12th inning to push the Yankees past the Rays, 7-5, on Friday night at Yankee Stadium. It was the Yankees' first walk-off win of the year.
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  • Anibal Sanchez dominates Blue Jays, but Tigers lose Miguel Cabr…

    Anibal Sanchez dominates Blue Jays, but Tigers lose Miguel Cabrera to injury

    yahoo.com Jul 4 (yesterday)
    Take a look around the league with Big League Stew's daily wrap up. We'll hit on all of the biggest moments from the day that you may have missed, while providing highlights, photos and interesting stats. Detroit Tigers right-hander Anibal Sanchez nearl…
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  • Red Sox show spunk in roller-coaster loss to Astros

    Red Sox show spunk in roller-coaster loss to Astros

    ESPN.com Jul 4 (yesterday)
    Red Sox show spunk in roller-coaster loss to Astros
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  • Yankees still need Masahiro Tanaka to be better

    Yankees still need Masahiro Tanaka to be better

    nydailynews.com Jul 4 (yesterday)
    Since signing Masahiro Tanaka, the Yankees have talked repeatedly about how much he loves the big stage.
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  • Napoli Error Leads to 4-Run 10th as Astros Beat Red Sox 12-8

    Napoli Error Leads to 4-Run 10th as Astros Beat Red Sox 12-8

    nytimes.com Jul 4 (yesterday)
    First baseman Mike Napoli allowed Preston Tucker's hard grounder to bounce past him for an error, and Carlos Correa followed with a tiebreaking single in a four-run 10th inning that lifted the Houston Astros over the Boston Red Sox on Friday night for t…
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  • Video - Ellsbury Confident He'll Be Ready For Opener 02:15

    Ellsbury Confident He'll Be Ready For Opener

    Mar 19
    Wallace Matthews discusses Jacoby Ellsbury's oblique injury and when he could return to the Yankees.
  • Video - Sabathia Discusses Spring Debut 00:46

    Sabathia Discusses Spring Debut

    Mar 17
    Buster Olney speaks with Yankees pitcher CC Sabathia about his first pitching outing since May. He allowed two runs in two innings Tuesday against the Blue Jays.
  • Video - Mets Fall To Red Sox 00:28

    Mets Fall To Red Sox

    Mar 16
    Matt Harvey allowed three hits over four scoreless innings for his second strong start following elbow surgery, but the Mets lost to the Red Sox 4-3.
  • Video - A-Rod Homers 00:39

    A-Rod Homers

    Mar 11
    Alex Rodriguez hit a home run in the Yankees' 10-6 loss to the Red Sox.

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