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Who has the best chance to win Triple Crown?

Justify is vying to finish off horse racing’s Triple Crown at the Belmont Stakes on Saturday, so what better time to discuss baseball’s Triple Crown? Well, sure, if a guy were going into September leading his league in the Triple Crown categories, that would technically be a better time, but let’s not quibble here. Justify is vying to finish off ...

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Fastest triple of 2018? Take a guess

Few players in the game can run like Billy Hamilton, and the Reds’ center fielder provided the latest example on Thursday night at Dodger Stadium. Hamilton’s two-out RBI triple in the top of the seventh inning not only helped Cincinnati to a 4-1 victory</sp… MLB News Index

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Padres triple, homer to open Game 2 in Mexico

MONTERREY, Mexico — The Padres were no-hit Friday in Monterrey, but they wasted no time with a response on Saturday evening. Travis Jankowski opened the bottom of the first by lining a triple into the right-center-field gap. One pitch later, Eric Hosmer hit a laser home run, his fourth of the season. <a cla… MLB News Index

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That's one way to turn a triple play, Mariners

SEATTLE — Evan Gattis said he knew how many outs there were, he just was mad at himself for grounding into a double play. Seconds later, the Astros’ veteran designated hitter realized he’d… MLB News Index

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Ohtani steps up with bases loaded, rips a triple

With the bases loaded Thursday night at Kauffman Stadium, Shohei Ohtani ripped a three-run triple to give the Angels a 6-0 lead over the Royals. It was Ohtani’s first extra-base hit that didn’t wind up… MLB News Index

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