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Former All-Star outfielder Lenny Dykstra indicted on drug, threat charges

Longtime big-league outfielder Lenny Dykstra was indicted by a New Jersey grand jury on Tuesday, according to the Associated Press. Dykstra is facing three third-degree charges: possession of cocaine, possession of methamphetamine and making terroristic threats. Each stems from the May incident Dykstra had with an Uber driver, during which he allegedly held a g… CBSSports.com Headlines

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The best outfielder you don't know enough about

If you were asked who baseball’s best defensive outfielders were, you might immediately think of Kevin Kiermaier or Mookie Betts. Maybe you’d go to the breathtaking speed of Billy Hamilton or Byron Buxton</s… MLB News Index

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Former All-Star outfielder Werth announces retirement

Jayson Werth has retired from professional baseball. “I’m done … whatever you want to call it,” Werth told Jon Heyman of Fancred Sports. “No regrets, man.” Werth, 39, a veteran of 15 MLB seasons, was most recently playing for the <a data-in-app-uri="thescore:///mlb/teams/13" href="https://www…. MLB | theScore

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MLB draft: Canadian outfielder Tristan Pompey picked by Marlins in 3rd round

Canadian Tristan Pompey was selected by the Miami Marlins in the third round of the MLB draft Tuesday while fellow countryman RJ Freure went to Houston in the sixth round. The two players bring the total of drafted Canadians to three so far this year. Noah Naylor, an 18-year-old catcher/third baseman from Mississauga, Ont., was the first Canadian selected, going ...

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