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MLB's Manfred working on pace of play with Clark, union - FOXSports.com


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MLB's Manfred working on pace of play with Clark, union
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CHICAGO (AP) Major League Baseball is having conversations with the players' association over possible changes designed to speed the pace of play, and Commissioner Rob Manfred said Thursday he hopes to reach an agreement instead of implementing ...
MLB committed to approving sale of Marlins quickly, but more steps remain Miami Herald (blog)
Despite rule changes, average length of MLB games increasing NJ.com

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How Sale found a new gear for historic season - MLB.com


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How Sale found a new gear for historic season
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Chris Sale has been absolutely dominant in his first season with Boston, putting himself in position not only to claim the American League Cy Young Award, but to garner real support in the AL Most Valuable Player Award conversation as well. It's not ...

MLB Metrics 101: Worst Bang-for-Your-Buck Stars at the Quarter Pole - Bleacher Report


MLB Metrics 101: Worst Bang-for-Your-Buck Stars at the Quarter Pole
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The overpaid players, however, stick out like so many sore badly broken and horribly mangled thumbs. The Bleacher Report MLB Metrics 101 is here to weed them out. Hello and welcome back. This week's topic covers well-paid superstars who aren't earning ...

MLB Wednesday scores, highlights, news, updates: Votto falls short of on-base record - CBSSports.com


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MLB Wednesday scores, highlights, news, updates: Votto falls short of on-base record
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Wednesday afforded the baseball enthusiast a full schedule of MLB action, including plenty of day games. So let's jump right in ... Final scores. Los Angeles Angels 3, Washington Nationals 2 (box score); Miami Marlins 8, San Francisco Giants 1 (box ...

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Twins are shuffling the pitching deck, Aaron Slegers will make MLB debut - 1500 ESPN


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Twins are shuffling the pitching deck, Aaron Slegers will make MLB debut
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Aaron Slegers will make his MLB debut for the pitching-needy Twins as part of a day-night split doubleheader Thursday against the Indians. His start will bump back J.O. Berrios to the weekend series against the Diamondbacks. So in a pivotal spot ...
Twins' Aaron Slegers to make MLB debut tonight Twinkie Town
Rainout sparks Twins' starter shuffle; Aaron Slegers called up to make MLB debut Minneapolis Star Tribune

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The Subway Series is a reminder that Brooklyn deserves a Major League baseball team - New York Daily News


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The Subway Series is a reminder that Brooklyn deserves a Major League baseball team
New York Daily News
Jackie Robinson made baseball history and electrified Brooklyn Dodgers fans. That's why Brooklyn should have a once again have a team — and it should bear his name. (AP). BY Brian Niemietz. NEW YORK DAILY NEWS. Wednesday, August 16, 2017, ...
MLB Daily Line Drive: Thursday's picks, betting odds and analysis Covers.com
Yankees' Aaron Judge sets dubious strikeout record Sporting News
New York Yankees vs. New York Mets: Odds, Analysis, MLB Betting Pick Bleacher Report
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Is MLB's sneaky superstar a $157M bargain — and trade chip? - New York Post


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Is MLB's sneaky superstar a $157M bargain — and trade chip?
New York Post
We have spent so long calling Joey Votto's 10-year, $225 million extension with the Reds a team-wrecking disaster that we just may have missed one thing – he just might be a bargain to acquire. Think of it like this: Giancarlo Stanton cleared waivers ...

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Why MLB games are FIVE MINUTES longer this season - ESPN


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Why MLB games are FIVE MINUTES longer this season
ESPN
Since slimming down in Rob Manfred's first year as commissioner, the average game has gotten more and more bloated -- and games in 2017 are on pace to be the longest in MLB history. We break down what's been gumming up the works. Jason O.

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Forgotten lessons from Little League: Why don't MLB players shake hands after games? - ESPN


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Forgotten lessons from Little League: Why don't MLB players shake hands after games?
ESPN
Talk to any MLB player, and they'll tell you that they remember doing the postgame handshake back in Little League. They remember doing it in high school. Those who played in college remember doing it on Sunday at the end of a series. But once they got ...

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Ranking the MLB teams after Week 19 of the season - ESPN.com - ESPN


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Ranking the MLB teams after Week 19 of the season - ESPN.com
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The Los Angeles Dodgers continue to reign supreme, getting every first-place vote in Week 19. But as the stretch races have started heating up, so have the ...
MLB power rankings: Dodgers unanimous No. 1 choice; Red Sox ... USA TODAY

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