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Machado hits two game-tying HRs against Yankees

BALTIMORE — Manny Machado keeps making headlines. Machado, the subject of trade rumors that took an interesting turn Monday when he was linked to the Yankees, hit a game-tying homer in the fifth inning of Tuesday’s game against New York. Then he did it again in the seventh. … MLB News Index

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Padres look to bounce back against Dodgers

SAN DIEGO — Since the Padres entered the National League as an expansion team in 1969, their neighbors to the north have regularly used San Diego as a stepping stone to success in the National League West. Overall, the Dodgers have a one-sided, 457-391-1 edge in the “rivalry,” including Monday night’s 8-2 victory in the opener of a four-game series ...

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Big bats teaming up in the Bronx: Good luck against Judge, Stanton

Following their trade for Giancarlo Stanton this offseason, the New York Yankees seemed poised to boast one of the most feared hitting lineups in baseball’s history. After Stanton’s ice-cold April, during which he hit just three home runs and posted a .661 OPS, the outfielder and teammate Aaron Judge are on fire, frustrating pitchers with five combined homers through the ...

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Boras calls defensive shifts 'discriminatory' against lefty hitters

Defensive shifts have garnered some notable critics as they’ve grown in popularity over recent years, and super-agent Scott Boras has joined the chorus of detractors. In an interview with Jon Heyman of Fancred Sports, Boras said extreme shifts are “discriminatory” against left-handed hitters. “You want right-handed hitters and left-handed hitters to be treated equally,” Boras said. “I … MLB | ...

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Ichiro goes in disguise to crash Mariners' dugout against Yankees

Seattle manager Scott Servais kept up the ruse on Friday night, denying that he saw Ichiro Suzuki in disguise in the Mariners dugout at Yankee Stadium. And he mostly kept a straight face as he said it. In a performance almost as transparent as the fake moustache and hoodie the former outfielder wore when he crashed the team’s bench, Servais ...

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Ichiro goes in disguise to crash Mariners' dugout against Yankees

Seattle manager Scott Servais kept up the ruse on Friday night, denying that he saw Ichiro Suzuki in disguise in the Mariners dugout at Yankee Stadium. And he mostly kept a straight face as he said it. In a performance almost as transparent as the fake moustache and hoodie the former outfielder wore when he crashed the team’s bench, Servais ...

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