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Rattie, Puljujarvi make their case for Oilers' right-wing spots

Ty Rattie and Jesse Puljujarvi are stepping up at training camp for the Edmonton Oilers, a team that has wide open competition at the right wing spot and needs to shore it up to rise in the standings this season. The journeyman Rattie scored twice in a pre-season game Tuesday against Vancouver, and is slotted in to start the season ...

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Snell building Cy Young case with historic ERA

If the 2018 Rays have been known for anything, it’s their innovative use of “the opener,” the strategy of pitching a short reliever at the start of a game rather than later in relief. It’s been a big part of their stunning success; since they implemented the opener for the first time on May 19, they have a 3.45 ERA, ...

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Goldy's MVP case bolstered by advanced metric

Paul Goldschmidt stepped to the plate at Chase Field last Thursday night with the D-backs in a dire situation. Arizona trailed Atlanta, 6-5, with two outs and nobody on in the bottom of the ninth inning. • Watch FREE on MLB.TV: D-backs vs. Rockies, Monday 8:40 p.m. ET But, as he often has this year, Gol… MLB News Index

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J.D.'s case for 1st MLB Triple Crown since '56

In this final month of the regular season, J.D. Martinez has a shot to make history. The Red Sox slugger entered September in the top two in the Major Leagues in batting average, home runs and RBIs, putting him in position to challenge for an MLB Triple Crown. The last player to lead the Majors in all three categories in ...

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Former Jays pitcher Roberto Osuna's assault case adjourned for 2 weeks

Former Toronto Blue Jays pitcher Roberto Osuna’s assault case has been adjourned for two weeks. The 23-year-old was arrested in May and charged in connection with an alleged domestic incident. Osuna was suspended without pay for 75 games in June for violating Major League Baseball’s domestic violence policy, and the Jays later traded him to the Houston Astros. Osuna’s lawyer, ...

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Arbitrator denies NFL's request to dismiss Kaepernick's collusion case

Stephen Burbank, the system arbitrator assigned to Colin Kaepernick’s collusion against the NFL, denied the league’s request to dismiss his complaint against the league, alleging that team owners and the league conspired to deny him a contract since becoming a free agent in March 2017. More to come. Let’s block ads! (Why… NFL | theScore

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