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Blaine Blontz

  • joined May 17, 2012
  • last login May 25, 2014
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• Owner of www.sportsinjuryalert.com and www.sportsrumoralert.com

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Josh Hamilton and Bryce Harper injuries should deter players from sliding head-first

Sliding head-first into a base vs. sliding feet-first into a base. Even though studies exist showing there is no speed advantage with either, players continue using the more dangerous option on a...

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Matt Wieters’ trip to the DL comes at a crucial time for the Baltimore Orioles

The Baltimore Orioles weren’t as active this winter as other American League East teams, yet they’re one of the better-performing squads in baseball so far this season. After seeing the kind of...

Nationals claim Cedeno

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The Nationals have claimed left-handed reliever Xavier Cedeno off waivers from the Astros.

Bourn to have stitches removed

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Indians CF Michael Bourn is set to have his stitches removed on Thursday.

Anderson on schedule

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A's LHP Brett Anderson is on schedule to start Wednesday against the Red Sox.

Cueto resumes throwing

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Reds RHP Johnny Cueto resumed throwing yesterday.

Jays claim Laffey

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Another waiver claim for the Blue Jays. This time they snapped up former Mets pitcher Aaron Laffey.

Granderson eyeing May return

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Yankees OF Curtis Granderson is confident that he'll rejoin the team at some point in May.

Lohse dislocates finger

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Brewers RHP Kyle Lohse dislocated a finger on his non-throwing hand last night.

Hanson to bereavement list

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The Angels have placed Tommy Hanson on the bereavement list, meaning he'll miss Wednesday's start.

AL Central notes

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All the latest from around the AL Central.

Mets sign Mitchell

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The Mets have signed right-hander D.J. Mitchell to a minor league contract.

Astros' trade candidates

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Carlos Pena, Erik Bedard and Bud Norris could all find themselves as trade targets this summer.

Myers shut down

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The Indians have shut Brett Myers down after an MRI revealed a tear in his elbow.

Teixeira taking it slow

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Teixeira is taking his recovery slow as he aims to return for the Yankees.

A's acquire Wells

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The Athletics have acquired outfielder Casper Wells from the Blue Jays in exchange for cash considerations.

NL Central notes

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Here's the latest from the NL Central.

Rangers claim Leesman

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The Rangers have claimed LHP Charlie Leesman of release waivers from the White Sox.

Green requires surgery

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Brewers INF Taylor Green will undergo hip surgery Tuesday.

Lackey to begin rehab assignment

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Red Sox RHP John Lackey is slated to make a rehab assignment start on Monday for Double-A Portland.

No timetable for Cueto

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The Reds haven't set a timetable for Johnny Cueto to resume throwing.

Marcum perfect in rehab

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Mets RHP Shaun Marcum logged four perfect innings yesterday in extended spring training.

Cubs claim Borbon

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The Cubs have claimed outfielder Julio Borbon off waivers from the Rangers.

Fish DFA Maine

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The Marlins have designated RHP John Maine for assignment in order to clear a spot for RHP Tom Koehler.

Viciedo heads to DL

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White Sox OF Dayan Viciedo has been placed on the 15-day DL with an oblique injury.

Kipnis eyeing return

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Indians 2B Jason Kipnis is hoping to return to the lineup today.

Where will Price land?

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Buster Olney believes the Red Sox, Cubs and Cardinals could be realistic players for Rays LHP David Price.

Valverde vs. Class A

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Tigers right-hander Jose Valverde is on track to face Class A hitters this weekend.

Too early for Harper extension talks

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Nationals GM Mike Rizzo believes it's too early to talk contract extension with Bryce Harper.

Jeter out through All-Star break

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A small crack discovered in the Captain's surgically repaired ankle has caused a major setback in his recovery.

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