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Blue Jays hurt again by Bogaerts' bat, drop series at Boston

Xander Bogaerts homered in his first at-bat a day after hitting a walk-off grand slam and drove in two runs, leading the Boston Red Sox past the Toronto Blue Jays 5-2 on Sunday to enter the all-star break with their best record since 1949. Brock Holt also drove in two runs for the American League East-leading Red Sox (68-30), who ...

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Miggy: Nobody in Detroit appreciates it when you play hurt

Miguel Cabrera won’t return to the lineup until he’s 100 percent. The Detroit Tigers first baseman is currently on the disabled list due to a strained hamstring – one of a number of ailments that have slowed him in recent years. Cabrera said that he typically tries to get back to the lineup as q… MLB | theScore

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Aric Almirola: “Unusual” Talladega hurt by difficult cars

Stewart-Haas Racing’s Aric Almirola says that the NASCAR Cup series race at Talladega was “unusual” because the increased speeds are making the cars worse to drive on restrictor-plate tracks. NASCAR ended its minimum ride height rule for Daytona and Talladega to bring the superspeedways in line with other tracks, meaning early weekend speeds reached over 200mph. The restrictor plates, designed ...

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A month into the season, which teams have helped and hurt their playoff chances the most?

Major League Baseball’s 2018 regular season is now a month old. While all statistics still fall under the small-sample umbrella, that doesn’t mean we can’t begin looking at the bigger picture. For example, which teams have gained and relinquished the most ground in their hunt for the postseason as compared to their preseason projections? To provide the top five gainers ...

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Stanton, Yankees heating up: Once we're clicking, we're gonna hurt you

Don’t look now, but the New York Yankees are starting to get hot. Winners of four of its last five games and six of eight, New York has appeared to right the ship following a lethargic start and enter Tuesday’s game with the Minnesota Twins a season-high three games over .500. The Yankees’ pitching has allowed just three runs over ...

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Test weather hurt smaller teams like Haas – Steiner

Haas team principal Guenther Steiner believes the lack of representative testing during the first week in Barcelona hurt small teams more than the frontrunners. Related Stories Related Stories Formula 1 Low temperatures, snow and rain limited the amount of mileage teams completed over the first four days at the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya, and laps that were possible took place in ...

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