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Bautista gets cortisone shot in right shoulder

Bautista gets cortisone shot in right shoulder

MLB.com Updated 1 hour ago
Jose Bautista sat out of Sunday's series finale against the Mariners after receiving a cortisone shot in his injured right shoulder.
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  • Josh Hamilton, who was called up by the Texas Rangers after a 1…

    Josh Hamilton, who was called up by the Texas Rangers after a 12-game stint in the minors, will star

    deadspin.com 31 minutes ago
    Josh Hamilton, who was called up by the Texas Rangers after a 12-game stint in the minors, will start for the team against the Cleveland Indians tomorrow. He will play left field and likely bat fifth. “We’re going to open our arms and give him a great b…
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  • Gray takes shot off ankle; X-rays negative

    Gray takes shot off ankle; X-rays negative

    MLB.com nytimes.com 1 hour ago
    Athletics ace Sonny Gray left Sunday's game against the Rays at Tropicana Field after the fifth inning with a right ankle contusion. X-rays on his ankle came back negative.
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  • Astros Rally for 10-8 Win Over Tigers, Split 4-Game Series

    Astros Rally for 10-8 Win Over Tigers, Split 4-Game Series

    nytimes.com MLB.com 2 hours ago
    Evan Gattis and Preston Tucker both homered in the sixth inning, and the Houston Astros slugged their way to another victory Sunday, rallying past the Detroit Tigers 10-8.
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  • Napoli Homers Again, Drives in 4; Red Sox Beat Angels 6-1

    Napoli Homers Again, Drives in 4; Red Sox Beat Angels 6-1

    nytimes.com MLB.com 2 hours ago
    Mike Napoli hit his fourth homer of the series and drove in four runs, Wade Miley allowed one run in eight innings and the Boston Red Sox beat the Los Angeles Angels 6-1 on Sunday.
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  • Encarnacion and Goins Homer, Blue Jays Beat Mariners 8-2

    Encarnacion and Goins Homer, Blue Jays Beat Mariners 8-2

    nytimes.com 3 hours ago
    Edwin Encarnacion and Ryan Goins homered, Aaron Sanchez won for the first time in three starts and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the Seattle Mariners 8-2 on Sunday, avoiding a three-game sweep.
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  • Souza exits game vs. A's with sprained left wrist

    Souza exits game vs. A's with sprained left wrist

    MLB.com 4 hours ago
    Steven Souza Jr. had to leave Sunday's Rays-A's contest while hitting with two outs in the third inning. He has a sprained left wrist and is day to day.
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  • Bedrosian replaces Morin in Angels' bullpen

    Bedrosian replaces Morin in Angels' bullpen

    MLB.com 5 hours ago
    The Angels' bullpen picked up a little bit more velocity on Sunday morning, when hard-throwing right-hander Cam Bedrosian came up from Triple-A Salt Lake to replace the injured Mike Morin, who was placed on the 15-day disabled list.
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  • Astros turn 5-4-3 triple play in win against Tigers

    Astros turn 5-4-3 triple play in win against Tigers

    The Houston Astros entered play on Saturday with the third highest winning percentage in MLB. Third! Needless to say, they've been the biggest and/or most pleasant surprise in the entire league, and they've done it by doing everything well. That include…
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  • Victorino exits game due to calf tightness

    Victorino exits game due to calf tightness

    MLB.com 20 hours ago
    The struggling Red Sox offense was expecting to rely on Shane Victorino as its No. 2 hitter against the Angels on Saturday, but the oft-injured outfielder had to be removed from the game after tweaking his left calf during the third inning.
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  • It's official: Josh Hamilton will join Rangers on Monday

    It's official: Josh Hamilton will join Rangers on Monday

    The Texas Rangers have set a time and a place for Josh Hamilton's return. Speaking on Saturday night, general manager Jon Daniels confirmed that Hamilton will be activated and available for duty when they meet the Cleveland Indians on Monday at Progress…
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  • Sogard breaks out to spark A's scoring

    Sogard breaks out to spark A's scoring

    MLB.com 22 hours ago
    "He's been durable and pretty consistent for us," said A's manager Bob Melvin after the Athletics' 5-0 victory over the Rays on Saturday at Tropicana Field. Eric Sogard backed up his manager's by gathering two hits and a walk in his four plate…
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  • Graveman, Fuld Lead A's to 5-0 Win Over Rays

    Graveman, Fuld Lead A's to 5-0 Win Over Rays

    nytimes.com 24 hours ago
    Kendall Graveman gave up three hits over six innings in his return from the minors, Sam Fuld drove in two runs and the Oakland Athletics beat the Tampa Bay Rays 5-0 on Saturday.
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  • Yankees losing streak reaches five after lopsided loss to Range…

    Yankees losing streak reaches five after lopsided loss to Rangers

    yahoo.com 24 hours ago
    It might be premature to say the wheels have come off the New York Yankees, but the evidence during their current five-game losing streak certainly hasn't been encouraging. After dropping the series finale in Kansas City and being swept by the Nationals…
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  • Detroit's dynamic double-play duo at it again

    Detroit's dynamic double-play duo at it again

    MLB.com May 23 (yesterday)
    Tigers middle infielders Ian Kinsler and Jose Iglesias have made a habit of combining for spectacular double plays. On Saturday afternoon against the Astros, the duo dazzled again.
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  • Rangers 15, Yankees 4: Starter Is Pummeled in the Third. Again.…

    Rangers 15, Yankees 4: Starter Is Pummeled in the Third. Again. And the Yanks Lose. Again.

    nytimes.com May 23 (yesterday)
    For the second straight game, the Rangers pulverized a Yankees starter by taking advantage of a series of fielding miscues as C. C. Sabathia pitched just two and one-third innings.
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  • Bronx Bleachers to Mound: Martinez Leads Rangers to 15-4 Win

    Bronx Bleachers to Mound: Martinez Leads Rangers to 15-4 Win

    nytimes.com MLB.com May 23 (yesterday)
    Shin-Soo Choo hit a go-ahead single and a three-run homer in a 10-run third inning that chased CC Sabathia from his shortest start in six years, and the Texas Rangers routed the reeling Yankees 15-4 Saturday to send New York to its ninth loss in 10 game…
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  • Paxton Wins 3rd Straight, Mariners Beat Blue Jays 3-2

    Paxton Wins 3rd Straight, Mariners Beat Blue Jays 3-2

    nytimes.com May 23 (yesterday)
    Kyle Seager homered, James Paxton earned his first road win of the season and the Seattle Mariners beat the Toronto Blue Jays 3-2 on Saturday.
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  • Video - Kershaw Struck By Liner, Loses Part Of Tooth 00:29

    Kershaw Struck By Liner, Loses Part Of Tooth

    Mar 20
    Clayton Kershaw was hit by Andy Parrino's broken-bat liner in the bottom of the third inning in the Dodgers' 3-2 loss to the A's. Kershaw remained in the game.
  • Video - Bacon-Loving Rangers Fans Rejoice! 03:33

    Bacon-Loving Rangers Fans Rejoice!

    Mar 18
    ESPN sports business reporter Darren Rovell discusses the new bacon-related items being offered by the Texas Rangers this season.
  • Video - Future Cloudy For Yu Darvish's Return 02:10

    Future Cloudy For Yu Darvish's Return

    Mar 13
    Stephania Bell explains the unknown of when Yu Darvish will be able to return and whether he can avoid a second corrective surgery down the line.
  • Video - Yu Darvish To Undergo Tommy John Surgery 01:53

    Yu Darvish To Undergo Tommy John Surgery

    Mar 13
    Tim Kurkjian reacts to the news that Yu Darvish's season will end before it even begins as the Rangers' ace will undergo Tommy John surgery.

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