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Rangers continue hot stretch, shut out Reds

Rangers continue hot stretch, shut out Reds

MLB.com Updated Jun 28, 2013
The Rangers continued their recent success behind Martin Perez's strong start, defeating the Reds, 4-0, in the series opener on Friday night at Rangers Ballpark in Arlington.
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  • ‘Coco Lean’ bobblehead tours the Bay Area with two diehard Oakl…

    ‘Coco Lean’ bobblehead tours the Bay Area with two diehard Oakland A’s fans

    yahoo.com Jun 28, 2013
    Last week, The Stew ran a giveaway for the very rad Coco Crisp "Coco Lean" bobblehead that the Oakland Athletics will be handing out to the first 15,000 fans at Saturday's game against the St. Louis Cardinals. We got so many great submissions …
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  • MLB Notebook: Holland shuts down Yanks in the Bronx

    MLB Notebook: Holland shuts down Yanks in the Bronx

    MLB.com Jun 28, 2013
    Rangers southpaw Derek Holland held the Yankees to a pair of singles in a 2-0 victory on Thursday, putting together his sixth career shutout.
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  • Pitching and defense give Pirates a real shot at postseason

    Pitching and defense give Pirates a real shot at postseason

    CNNSI.com Jun 28, 2013
    Nothing is more shocking than seeing the Pirates -- the Pirates! -- with the best record in the game, and there are two reasons Pittsburgh isn't going away, writes Tom Verducci.
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  • Yankees offense hitting the wall, but not to many baseballs rec…

    Yankees offense hitting the wall, but not to many baseballs recently

    nydailynews.com Jun 28, 2013
    Amid the continuing mystery as to exactly what Alex Rodriguez has been cleared to do down there in Tampa — rehab games? Simulated games? Poker games? — the Yankees slogged their way through another desultory loss, 2-0, to the Texas Rangers in the south …
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  • Video - Web Gems 01:04

    Web Gems

    Jun 28
    Does Brandon Barnes' diving catch top Victor Martinez's diving stop and no-look flip to first?
  • Video - Angels Double Up Astros 00:31

    Angels Double Up Astros

    Jun 28
    The Angels topped the Astros 4-2 for their fourth straight win.
  • Video - Rangers Roll Reds 00:30

    Rangers Roll Reds

    Jun 28
    Johnny Cueto was hurt in the Reds' loss to the Rangers.
  • Video - Mariners Walk Off With Win 00:09

    Mariners Walk Off With Win

    Jun 28
    Mike Zunino's single in the bottom of the 10th lifted the Mariners past the Cubs.