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DEVELOPING: Buehler exits with sore ribs

LOS ANGELES — Rookie starter Walker Buehler became the Dodgers’ latest pitching casualty, abruptly leaving his Friday night start in the top of the sixth inning with rib soreness. With the Dodgers leading, 5-1, Buehler struck out Braves third baseman Johan Camargo with a slider and manager Dave Roberts and a trainer immediately head… MLB News Index

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DEVELOPING: Tanaka exits with stiff hamstrings

NEW YORK — Masahiro Tanaka‘s evening came to an abrupt ending in the sixth inning on Friday at Citi Field when the right-hander was removed from the Subway Series opener with stiff hamstrings shortly after scoring the tying run on an Aaron Judge sacrifice fly. He will be re-evaluated on Saturday. The Yankees went on to win, 4-1. Tan… MLB ...

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DEVELOPING: Strasburg exits with apparent injury

WASHINGTON — Stephen Strasburg exited his start Friday with an apparent injury after allowing three runs in two innings against the Giants. The right-hander threw 35 pitches. Strasburg gave up a home run to Andrew McCutchen in the first inning. The 29-year-old has allowed 12 home runs this season, just one from tying his total from last season… MLB News ...

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DEVELOPING: Betts scratched with tight side

BOSTON — The Red Sox removed star right fielder Mookie Betts from the lineup just minutes before the first pitch of Sunday’s game against the Braves due to left side tightness. He is day to day. View Full Game Coverage … MLB News Index

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DEVELOPING: Mets close to deal with Bautista

NEW YORK — The Mets are working toward a deal for veteran slugger Jose Bautista, multiple sources said Tuesday afternoon, with an eye toward adding a power bat to their roster. One source described the Mets’ interest in Bautista as serious, while another indicated that a deal could be finalized as soon as Tuesday. … MLB News Index

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DEVELOPING: Cano hit by pitch, exits game

DETROIT — Mariners second baseman Robinson Cano took a fastball off his right hand in the third inning of Sunday’s game against the Tigers at Comerica Park and had to come out of the game. The eight-time All-Star was hit by an 88-mph fastball on a 3-2 pitch from Blaine Hardy, who was making his first Major League start after ...

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DEVELOPING: Pujols doubles for hit No. 2,999

ANAHEIM — Albert Pujols is on the brink of history. In Thursday night’s series finale against the Orioles at Angel Stadium, Pujols lined a two-run double to left field off right-hander Miguel Castro for his 2,999th career hit, extending the Angels’ lead to 8-0 in the second inning. <a class="article-item__… MLB News Index

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DEVELOPING: Cespedes exits with hand injury

Mets left fielder Yoenis Cespedes exited the finale against the Padres after he appeared to injure his left hand sliding into third base on a steal. After singling with one out in the third, Cespedes stole second and then third, where he appeared to jam his hand into the third-base bag. Manager Mickey Callaway and the trainer came out to ...

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DEVELOPING: Bryant hit by pitch in helmet

DENVER — Kris Bryant took a pitch to the helmet in the first inning of Sunday’s finale vs. the Rockies and had to leave the game. After retiring the first two batters and getting a 1-2 co… MLB News Index

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