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Photo: Colorado Rockies manager Bud Black waits to be introduced during pregame at Wrigley Field before playing the Chicago Cubs in the NL West Wild Card playoff game Oct. 2, 2018. Manager Bud Black signs 3-year contract By PATRICK SAUNDERS Denver Post Adorable: Rob Manfred thinks the Braves are taking out the Tomahawk Chop By […]

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Nationals sluggers Bryce Harper and Matt Adams were claimed by unidentified organizations on revocable trade waivers, according to Jorge Castillo of the Washington Post (Twitter link). They join fellow left-handed hitting Nats veteran Daniel Murphy as pending free agents who were not able to make it through the waiver wire. The fact that teams were awarded claims on these players does not, of course, mean […]

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GIANTS McCUTCHEN WALK-OFF DODGERS-OHTANI HOMERS IN FIRST THREE GAMES FOR THE LOS ANGELES ANGELS

Down on the Farm: Beede throws one-hitter on Opening Day, could be headed to the bigs. By Dalton Johnson, NBC Sports BayArea   Saturday’s Scores New York Yankees 8, Baltimore Orioles 3 (box score) New York Mets 3,Washington Nationals 2 (box score) Boston Red Sox 10, Tampa Bay Rays 3 (box score) Detroit Tigers 6, Chicago White Sox 1 (box score) Seattle Mariners 11, Minnesota Twins 4 (box score) St. Louis […]

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ASTROS LOOK READY TO DEFEND CHAMPIONSHIP SEASON

Gerrit Cole struck out 11 over seven innings in his Houston debut, and the defending champion Astros finished a solid opening weekend with an 8-2 victory over the Texas Rangers on Sunday. By SCHUYLER DIXON (AP Sports Writer) On a chilly afternoon, Pirates right-hander Trevor Williams put the Detroit bats in a deep freeze. Williams was pulled with a no-hitter in […]

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PGA DRAWS INTEREST WITH TIGER IN THE HUNT

Tiger Woods Sunday Birdies at the Honda New York Yankees have been looking for rotation depth all off season. Aaron Boone was asked about the chances of pitchers like Alex Cobb or Lance Lynn joining the rotation. “At this point I don’t see those guys as realistic options … it’s my understanding that those guys aren’t […]