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Texas Rangers Pull A Rare Triple Play Not Seen In 106 Years

The Texas Rangers pulled off a triple play against the the Los Angeles Angels Thursday that hasn’t happened in over 100 years. The Angels’ David Fletcher crushed a one-hop grounder at Rangers third baseman Jurickson Profar. Profar scooped it up, stepped on third base, tagged confused Angels baserunner Taylor Ward and then fired the ball over to Rougned Odor at ...

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Profar, Rangers turn triple play vs. Angels

The Rangers turned a triple play during the fourth inning against the Angels on Thursday at Globe Life Park. Third baseman Jurickson Profar fielded a grounder hit by David Fletcher, stepped on third for a forceout, tagged <a href="http://m.mlb.com/player/621493/tayl… MLB News Index

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Can J.D. catch Mookie to claim Triple Crown?

In his first season with the Red Sox, J.D. Martinez has slugged his way into contention for a Triple Crown. But one of his teammates may thwart that effort. Sure, Martinez isn’t likely to mind that Mookie Betts leads the American League batting race, with Boston holding the best record in the Majors and pursuing a World Series. But for ...

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J.D. Martinez pulling closer to elusive Triple Crown

J.D. Martinez‘s first season with the Boston Red Sox has been nothing short of spectacular, and now the slugger has hit his way into contention for one of Major League Baseball’s rarest accomplishments. Martinez leads the majors in home runs and RBIs, and sits second in batting average as he lo… MLB | theScore

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Bregman: Umps 'should be f—ing ashamed' after triple overturned

Warning: Story contains coarse language The Houston Astros lost a back-and-forth game at Coors Field on Wednesday night – one that involved two separate crazy plays, the first of which made third baseman Alex Bregman awfully upset. With Houston leading the <a data-in-app-uri="… MLB | theScore

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Torres' 1st career triple fuels Yankees' 1st run

NEW YORK — Although they may not have much experience competing against the Red Sox, the Yankees’ young talent stepped up early in the series opener of the renewed rivalry Friday night. After a sacrifice fly by Gleyber Torres scored a run in the bottom of the fourth inning, Miguel Andujar launched a two-run shot to left for the rook… ...

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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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