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Rutledge has knee surgery, should be ready next spring

Rutledge has knee surgery, should be ready next spring

MLB.com Updated 3 hours ago
Red Sox infielder Josh Rutledge underwent a successful left knee patella tendon debridement and repair on Monday, and he is expected to be ready for next Spring Training.
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  • Yankees offering to assist with Gooden's rehab

    Yankees offering to assist with Gooden's rehab

    ESPN.com 17 minutes ago
    Yankees offering to assist with Gooden's rehab
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  • Red Sox's top 2016 Draft pick Groome sharp in pro debut

    Red Sox's top 2016 Draft pick Groome sharp in pro debut

    MLB.com 4 hours ago
    Away from the spotlight, in the virtual anonymity that the rookie-level Gulf Coast League provides, the top left-handed pitching prospect in baseball took his first steps forward in his pro career.
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  • Edwin Encarnacion's agent calls STD lawsuit 'meritless'

    Edwin Encarnacion's agent calls STD lawsuit 'meritless'

    yahoo.com 5 hours ago
    Edwin Encarnacion (Getty Images) Toronto Blue Jays first basemen Edwin Encarnacion is embroiled in a stunning lawsuit that alleges, among other things, that he knowingly gave a woman two STDs. Encarnacion himself won’t be commenting on the suit, but he …
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  • Orioles on pace for stolen base 'record'

    Orioles on pace for stolen base 'record'

    MLB.com 6 hours ago
    In the first inning of the Orioles' 15-8 loss to the Astros last Friday, No. 2 hitter Hyun Soo Kim stood at first base with no outs following a single. For some teams, the situation might stir thoughts of a stolen base, which would move the runner into …
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  • Aw Man, The Yankees Are Going To Be Very Good Very Soon

    Aw Man, The Yankees Are Going To Be Very Good Very Soon

    deadspin.com 8 hours ago
    Gary Sanchez has had a start to his MLB career right up there with those of Yankees, uh, legends, like Shane Spencer and Kevin Maas and Shelley Duncan. With two more dang dingers last night in New York’s 7-5 loss in Seattle, the 23-year-old catcher now …
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  • Five things we learned Monday: A star is born for the Yankees

    Five things we learned Monday: A star is born for the Yankees

    ESPN.com nytimes.com 15 hours ago
    Five things we learned Monday: A star is born for the Yankees
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  • David Price pitches the Red Sox back into first place

    David Price pitches the Red Sox back into first place

    Welcome to The Walk Off, the nightly MLB recap from Big League Stew. Here we’ll look at the top performers of the night, show you a must-see highlight and rundown the scoreboard. First, we start with a game you need to know about. Now this is the David …
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  • Zunino, Seager Power Mariners to 7-5 Win Over Yank

    Zunino, Seager Power Mariners to 7-5 Win Over Yank

    nytimes.com 16 hours ago
    The Seattle Mariners hit fewer home runs than the New York Yankees, but got more scoring out of them.
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  • Sanchez celebrates POW honor with 2 homers

    Sanchez celebrates POW honor with 2 homers

    MLB.com 17 hours ago
    The day Yankees rookie catcher Gary Sanchez was named American League Player of the Week, he hit two home runs, combining for three RBIs, in his first three at-bats.
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  • Andrew Benintendi makes sure you’ll know his name after this in…

    Andrew Benintendi makes sure you’ll know his name after this insane catch

    yahoo.com 17 hours ago
    Boston Red Sox rookie Andrew Benintendi has already announced his presence in the big leagues, hitting .322 in 18 games since his call-up from Double-A. But his everybody-look-at-me moment came Monday night in the Red Sox’s game against the Tampa Bay Ra…
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  • Beninten-D! Boston LF robs Ray of HR

    Beninten-D! Boston LF robs Ray of HR

    MLB.com 18 hours ago
    One day after hitting his first Major League home run and triple in the same game, Red Sox left fielder Andrew Benintendi quickly added to his resume Monday night in Boston's 6-2 victory over the Rays.
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  • Kiermaier back, but Rays will exercise caution

    Kiermaier back, but Rays will exercise caution

    MLB.com 19 hours ago
    Kevin Kiermaier rejoined the Rays' starting lineup for Monday's 6-2 loss to the Red Sox after a two-day absence, but Tampa Bay is going to be cautious with its Gold Glove Award-winning center fielder.
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  • Bundy, homering O's right ship with win over Nats

    Bundy, homering O's right ship with win over Nats

    MLB.com 19 hours ago
    The Orioles entered the series with the Nationals in the midst of a 1-5 homestand that's seen them fall from first place in the American League East to third. In need of a win to stop the slide, rookie Dylan Bundy and Baltimore's power-hitting lineup de…
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  • Trumbo, Schoop Hit HRs to Help Orioles Beat Nationals 4-3

    Trumbo, Schoop Hit HRs to Help Orioles Beat Nationals 4-3

    nytimes.com 19 hours ago
    Two rookie pitchers with plenty of hope for the future could end up playing big roles this year for the Orioles and Nationals.
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  • Look out for more than homers when Orioles and Nationals cross …

    Look out for more than homers when Orioles and Nationals cross paths

    ESPN.com yahoo.com Aug 22 (yesterday)
    Look out for more than homers when Orioles and Nationals cross paths
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  • Blue Jays relying on pitching, not slugging

    Blue Jays relying on pitching, not slugging

    MLB.com Aug 22 (yesterday)
    When you think of the Blue Jays, you often think of them outslugging opponents. But they have quietly had the AL's best pitching staff this season.
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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.