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Jesus Montero and the ice-cream sandwich of stupid

A busted prospect flips out when an unsubtle comment is made about his motivation and conditioning, but the joke is on the sender, not the recipient. And is it premature to say he's busted?

Jesus Montero and the ice-cream sandwich of stupid

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A busted prospect flips out when an unsubtle comment is made about his motivation and conditioning, but the joke is on the sender, not the recipient. And is it premature to say he's busted?

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What it takes to get Big Papi home without a homer

If David Ortiz isn't hitting a dinger, he's probably not scoring. Except these rare magical times.

What it takes to get Big Papi home without a homer

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If David Ortiz isn't hitting a dinger, he's probably not scoring. Except these rare magical times.

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The bright and incomplete future of the Cubs

Chicago still has a lot left to do, but it's hard to argue with what the Cubs have already done in this rebuild.

The bright and incomplete future of the Cubs

Chicago still has a lot left to do, but it's hard to argue with what the Cubs have already done in this rebuild.

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Tanaka shut down by Yankees with general soreness

"General soreness" in his injured pitching arm sends Masahiro Tanaka home to the Bronx as he attempts to come back in time for the playoff races.

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Tanaka shut down by Yankees with general soreness

"General soreness" in his injured pitching arm sends Masahiro Tanaka home to the Bronx as he attempts to come back in time for the playoff races.

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Braves built to beat Nats in MLB playoffs -- and they will

After their big moves flamed out, two minor additions will be the difference if the Braves and Nationals meet in October.

Braves built to beat Nats in MLB playoffs -- and they will

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After their big moves flamed out, two minor additions will be the difference if the Braves and Nationals meet in October.

Jorge Soler hit a baseball to outer space

The Cubs prospect might be pretty good at crushing baseballs.

Jeff Luhnow's days in Houston could be numbered

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After a long line of missteps this season, is Houston's GM taking his first step out the door?

Batting Jeter second is all Girardi can do

12

It's not that the Yankees manager lacks choices, it's that he lacks alternatives.

Bud Selig's history (or lack thereof) in San Diego

26

A brief look at what sort of impact the outgoing commissioner has had in the town that just named part of their ballpark for him.

Angels beat A's, Oakland protests obstuction call

11

The Angels beat the Athletics in 10 innings on Thursday night in Anaheim, but the focus was on a ninth-inning obstruction call that caused Oakland to play the game under protest.

The Yankees are annoying, but they can help us out

33

All the Yankees have to do is call up a Triple-A pitcher throwing well this year, and suddenly we'll be happy they exist.

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Petit sets record for consecutive batters retired

The Giants reliever and sometimes starter completed a historic run of success on Thursday.

Brady Aiken negotiations ongoing, no grievance yet

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MLB is attempting to settle with Brady Aiken before he files a grievance.

Phillies president requires leave of absence

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Former GM Pat Gillick will assume his duties on an interim basis.

MRI reveals third UCL tear for Jonny Venters

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It's not yet known whether he'll pursue a third Tommy John surgery.

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