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All-Star break did wonders for these 30 players

The All-Star break isn’t actually the halfway mark of the season, but it does serve as a convenient evaluation point. The break can be just that for struggling players — a chance to rest and reset. For some players, the “second half” might bring greater opportunity, better health, better luck, or simply sharper execution as necessary adjustments take hold. With ...

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Dodgers move Maeda, All-Star Stripling to bullpen

The Los Angeles Dodgers‘ pitching staff is so deep that they’re moving two effective starters to the bullpen. On Sunday, Dodgers manager Dave Roberts told reporters, including Bill Plunkett of the Orange County Register, that both <a data-in-app-uri="thescore:///mlb/players/3905" href="https://www.thescore.com/mlb/pl… MLB | theScore

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Former All-Star Loaiza faces 10 years to life after guilty plea to drug charges

Two-time All-Star pitcher Esteban Loaiza is facing considerable prison time after pleading guilty to federal drug charges in California on Friday. The 46-year-old is facing a minimum of 10 years in prison and a maximum of life after he was arrested in February and acknowledged that he was in possession of 44 pounds of cocaine with intent to distribute, according ...

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Cardinals add former All-Star Tyson Ross

The Cardinals announced on Sunday that they had claimed right-hander Tyson Ross off waivers from the Padres, and that the former All-Star will join them in Miami for their series against the Marlins next week. Ross, who is 6-9 with a 4.45 ERA over 123 1/3 innings across 22 starts, is on a one-year, $ 1.75 million deal. He had ...

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Report: Rays trade 2-time All-Star Ramos to Phillies

Wilson Ramos is headed back to the National League East, as the Tampa Bay Rays have reportedly traded the two-time All-Star catcher to the Philadelphia Phillies, according to Mark Feinsand of MLB.com. Ramos is currently on the disabled list with a strained hamstring. More to come. Let’s block ads! <a href="https://blockads.fivefilters.or… MLB | theScore

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WNBA All-Star coach Dan Hughes to honor father

UNCASVILLE, Conn. (AP) Dan Hughes knows what suit he will wear Saturday for the WNBA All-Star Game when he coaches Team Delle Donne. It’s one his father, Harley Hughes, bought for him. The elder Hughes died in the fall of 2009, a few months after his son coached his first All-Star Game in Connecticut. ”It still fits me and I ...

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Top 10 MLB plays at the All-Star Break

The first half of the Major League Baseball season has come and gone. In fact, it technically came and went weeks ago, as at this year’s All-Star break teams have played 90-plus games already. Weird baseball scheduling aside, the front nine of the 2018 campaign has yielded many highlight-reel plays. Let’s take a look at 10 of the wildest, ranked ...

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Josh Hader's Racist And Homophobic Tweets Surface During All-Star Game

Playing in the All-Star Game is supposed to be an honor. But for Milwaukee Brewers relief pitcher Josh Hader, it turned into an absolute disgrace. As Hader pitched in the game Tuesday in Washington, D.C., Twitter users retweeted posts from his past that contained racist, homophobic and misogynistic comments. According to

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