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Jays' bats cool off as rally falls short against Yankees

David Robertson went wild and loaded the bases in the eighth inning, and the Yankees weren’t all that concerned. “Whenever it’s a tough situation like that, I want D-Rob on the mound,” Aaron Judge said. Or as manager Aaron Boone put it: “He doesn’t blink.” Judge hit hi… CBC | MLB News

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Sox improve to 15-2 behind hot bats, Porcello

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Rick Porcello tossed six scoreless innings Wednesday and received a wealth of offensive support, including a grand slam from Rafael Devers, as the Red Sox rolled to a 9-0 win over the Angels at Angel Stadium…. MLB News Index

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Braves ink Joey Bats to be 3B on Minors deal

ATLANTA — Braves general manager Alex Anthopoulos saw Jose Bautista become one of baseball’s top power hitters while they were together in Toronto. Now, he’s going to give the veteran slugger a… MLB News Index

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Blue Jays' bats go cold in chilly loss to Rangers

Mike Minor didn’t think about Saturday’s significance until his parents texted him after the game. Minor pitched two-hit ball over six innings to win a start for the first time since 2014 and the Texas Rangers beat the Toronto Blue Jays 5-1 in one of the coldest games ever at Globe Life Park.</p… CBC | MLB News

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Braves' bats keep rolling, spoil Rockies' opener

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Neither bitter cold nor spitting snow could slow Dansby Swanson and the high-scoring Braves on Friday. Swanson finished a home run shy of the cycle as the Braves dominated the Rockies’ Coors Field opener, 8-3. Ozzie Albies homered in the first and even starting pitcher Brandon McCarthy added a two-run fifth-inning double, while Carlos Gonzalez ...

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Jays still looking for 1st win as Yanks' Tanaka ices Toronto bats

Aaron Sanchez managed to shut down New York’s power duo of Aaron Judge and Giancarlo Stanton Friday night. But the Blue Jays right-hander took little comfort in that. Sanchez (0-1), in his first start since last July, allowed four runs on eight hits over 5 2/3 innings as Toronto fell 4-2 to the Yankees, starting the season with back-to-back losses ...

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Australia wins toss and bats in 1st test in South Africa

DURBAN, South Africa (AP) Australia captain Steve Smith won the toss and chose to bat first in the opening test against South Africa on Thursday. Smith leads an unchanged Australia lineup from the final test of the Ashes series, when Australia sealed a 4-0 rout over England with an innings victory in Sydney. That means Cameron Bancroft kept his place ...

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Moose, CarGo, Joey Bats: Where do they fit?

FORT MYERS, Fla. — The J.D. Martinez-to-Boston saga finally came to a conclusion on Monday as the slugger was officially introduced at JetBlue Park, slipping into his bright white No. 28 Red Sox jersey. The Red Sox got the slugger they so badly coveted, finally countering the Yanke… MLB News Index

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