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Rangers could trade lefty Cotts, or re-sign him

Rangers could trade lefty Cotts, or re-sign him

MLB.com Updated 1 hour ago
The Rangers continue to field trade calls on relief pitcher Neal Cotts, but there were no indications that something would get done before the 3 p.m. CT Thursday non-waiver Trade Deadline. Another option could be preferable to the Rangers. They are cons…
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  • A's lease renewal OK'd by Alameda County

    A's lease renewal OK'd by Alameda County

    ESPN.com 1 hour ago
    The Alameda County Board of Supervisors has voted to approve a 10-year lease extension to keep the Athletics in Oakland.
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  • Tepesch to miss next start with sore knee

    Tepesch to miss next start with sore knee

    ESPN.com 1 hour ago
    The Texas Rangers will skip Nick Tepesch when his next turn in the rotation comes up Friday.
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  • Report: MLB GMs Are Sick Of Dealing With The Mariners

    Report: MLB GMs Are Sick Of Dealing With The Mariners

    deadspin.com 3 hours ago
    Fox Sports' Ken Rosenthal dropped a report yesterday that MLB executives are getting sick and tired of waiting for Mariners GM Jack Zduriencik, widely expected to be a buyer at the trade deadline, to actually buy something.Read more...
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  • Davis out of O's lineup with flu-like symptoms

    Davis out of O's lineup with flu-like symptoms

    MLB.com 4 hours ago
    Dealing with flu-like symptoms, Chris Davis is out of the lineup for Tuesday's series opener against the Angels at Oriole Park at Camden Yards.
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  • Yu Darvish can't stop Brett Gardner, blames Gardner's parents

    Yu Darvish can't stop Brett Gardner, blames Gardner's parents

    Your browser does not support iframes. By the most important measure, Yu Darvish had a good game Monday night. His Texas Rangers beat the New York Yankees. Darvish himself earned a win, pitching seven innings and striking out eight in Texas' 4-2 victory…
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  • Astros belt four homers to top first-place A's

    Astros belt four homers to top first-place A's

    MLB.com nytimes.com 20 hours ago
    Chris Carter, Jason Castro, Marc Krauss and Matt Dominguez each homered behind a solid start from Brett Oberholtzer as the Astros overpowered the first-place A's at Minute Maid Park on Monday night.
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  • Darvish 8 Ks as Rangers Beat Jeter, Yankees 4-2

    Darvish 8 Ks as Rangers Beat Jeter, Yankees 4-2

    nytimes.com MLB.com 22 hours ago
    Yu Darvish struck out eight in seven innings for his 10th victory and J.P. Arencibia had a tiebreaking two-run single for the Texas Rangers in a 4-2 victory over the New York Yankees on Monday night.
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  • Athletics' Gentry to DL with broken hand

    Athletics' Gentry to DL with broken hand

    ESPN.com Jul 28 (yesterday)
    The Oakland Athletics have put outfielder Craig Gentry on the 15-day disabled list due to a broken right hand and promoted outfielder Billy Burns from Double-A Midland.
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  • Mariners finalize deal with top prospect Hernandez

    Mariners finalize deal with top prospect Hernandez

    MLB.com Jul 28 (yesterday)
    Brayan Hernandez, one of the top young prospects on this year's international market, has officially signed with the Mariners after taking batting practice with the club last week at Safeco Field, the team announced Monday.
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  • Astros' rotation depth offers trade options

    Astros' rotation depth offers trade options

    MLB.com Jul 28 (yesterday)
    In effort to land a bat to add to their struggling offense, the Astros are willing to trade one of their starting pitchers, as they currently have six arms capable of filling a rotation role.
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  • Jaso Has 3 RBIs as A's Beat Rangers 9-3

    Jaso Has 3 RBIs as A's Beat Rangers 9-3

    nytimes.com MLB.com Jul 27 (yesterday)
    John Jaso drove in three runs, helping Scott Kazmir and the Oakland Athletics beat the Texas Rangers 9-3 Sunday night.
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  • Roundup: Dodgers Complete a Sweep, Ruining Peavy’s Giants Debut

    Roundup: Dodgers Complete a Sweep, Ruining Peavy’s Giants Debut

    nytimes.com Jul 27 (yesterday)
    Manny Machado hit a bases-loaded sacrifice fly in the 10th inning, and the visiting Baltimore Orioles beat the Seattle Mariners, 3-2.
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  • O's end West Coast trip with extra-innings victory

    O's end West Coast trip with extra-innings victory

    MLB.com Jul 27 (2 days ago)
    Baltimore ended a tremendous three-city trip on the West Coast with Sunday's 3-2, 10-inning win over the Mariners at Safeco Field, the latest example of a thriving starting staff backed by solid defense and just enough from the bats.
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  • Jones and Ozuna Lead Marlins Over Astros 4-2

    Jones and Ozuna Lead Marlins Over Astros 4-2

    nytimes.com MLB.com Jul 27 (2 days ago)
    Garrett Jones and Marcell Ozuna homered to lead the Miami Marlins over the Houston Astros 4-2 Sunday and complete a three game sweep.
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  • Astros players upset about Mark Appel's promotion, special bull…

    Astros players upset about Mark Appel's promotion, special bullpen session

    yahoo.com Jul 27 (2 days ago)
    In one of the stranger baseball stories we've heard this season, several Houston Astros players have anonymously expressed displeasure to the media over the fact that Mark Appel, the No. 1 overall pick in the 2013 draft, was promoted to Double-A Corpus …
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  • Derek Jeter and the Angels have almost perfected the 'silent tr…

    Derek Jeter and the Angels have almost perfected the 'silent treatment'

    yahoo.com Jul 27 (2 days ago)
    Lost in the craziness that has been Major League Baseball this weekend was a monumental occurrence for New York Yankees outfielder Ichiro Suzuki. Well, monumental relative to his recent production anyway. The 40-year-old veteran actually entered play on…
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  • David Freese's Late HR Puts Angels Past Tigers 2-1

    David Freese's Late HR Puts Angels Past Tigers 2-1

    nytimes.com ESPN.com Jul 27 (3 days ago)
    After a weekend filled with mostly miserable swings, David Freese surprised his teammates, the Angel Stadium fireworks crew and even himself when he hit a tiebreaking homer.
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  • A's turn on power, wake up bats in Texas

    A's turn on power, wake up bats in Texas

    MLB.com Jul 27 (3 days ago)
    Just in time to make a winner out of Sonny Gray, the A's found their old bag of tricks in the sixth inning Saturday night and counted off four homers in a span of six batters for a 5-1 victory over the Rangers at Globe Life Park.
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  • Video - Orioles Prevail In 10 00:51

    Orioles Prevail In 10

    Jul 27
    Manny Machado drove in two runs to lead the Orioles past the Mariners in 10 innings 3-2.
  • Video - Freese's Late Home Run Lifts Angels 01:43

    Freese's Late Home Run Lifts Angels

    Jul 27
    Baseball Tonight Spotlight: David Freese's sixth home run of the season gave the Angels a 2-1 win over the Tigers.
  • Video - Marlins Sweep Astros 00:31

    Marlins Sweep Astros

    Jul 27
    Garrett Jones and Marcell Ozuna each homered in the Marlins' 4-2 win over the Astros.
  • Video - Shoemaker Outduels Verlander 01:25

    Shoemaker Outduels Verlander

    Jul 26
    SportsCenter Highlight of the Night: The Angels dropped Justin Verlander to 9-9 on the season with a 4-0 victory over the Tigers.

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