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The Prediction Machine says … Los Angeles Angels most likely to win the World Series Updated Mar 12, 2013
One day, when the machines replace us humans, this is how we'll decide the World Series: The Prediction Machine, a website that claims to have the most sophisticated sports forecasting software on the market, plays each game of the 2013 season 50,000 ti…
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  • Cespedes thrilled to have mother, family join him in US Mar 12, 2013
    Yoenis Cespedes' mother, Estela Milanes, was finally able to join her son in the United States over the weekend, and the Athletics' left fielder is filled with joy to have her -- and 11 other family members -- in the country.
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  • Felix sharp for three innings in Mariners' loss Mar 12, 2013
    Felix Hernandez gave up a solo homer in three innings of work in his second spring start as the Mariners dropped a 5-4 decision to the D-backs on Tuesday. Hector Noesi allowed a three-run homer in another tough outing for the right-hander.
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  • D-Backs Reliever Attempts To Buy Baseball Card, Gets In Testy Spat With Seller Mar 12, 2013
    You probably remember Brad Ziegler as the submarine-style reliever who pitched 39 consecutive scoreless innings to begin his rookie season with the Oakland A's. But what you probably don't know about Ziegler, who pitches for the Arizona Diamondbacks now…
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  • WBC Pool 2 preview: Team USA, Dominican should advance Mar 12, 2013
    Half the semifinalists for the World Baseball Classic are set. Team USA, the Dominican Republic, Puerto Rico and Italy will vie for the other spots. Cliff Corcoran breaks it down.
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  • Video - Dominican Republic Rallies Past Italy 00:47

    Dominican Republic Rallies Past Italy

    Mar 12
    Nelson Cruz's single to center the difference in Dominican Republic's 5-4 win over Italy, advancing to the winner's-bracket game Thursday.