Carl Crawford is turning it around

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In limited play thus far, Carl Crawford has come out to one of the worst statistical seasons of his 12-year career. Coming into August, Crawford was hitting with an abysmal .239/.276/.350 slashline through 210 plate appearances. Despite starting off 2014 with a miserable April, batting .191/.222/.297, Crawford bounced back with a very solid May hitting with […]

Denard Span: Best leadoff man in baseball?

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Nationals’ center fielder, Denard Span, now in his 7th major league season could finally be blooming to All-Star levels. Having never made an All-Star team or come close to winning any post-season awards, Span has proven himself to be a serviceable starter at the Major League level. However, with 100 doubles and 63 stolen bases […]

MLB Video Highlights: Ice Bucket Challenge makes its way around the MLB, Stanton’s walk-off single

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Kole Calhoun robs Brock Holt of a 3-run homer… Your browser does not support iframes. Casey McGehee snaps his bat over his knee after strikeout… Your browser does not support iframes. Giancarlo Stanton hits a walk-off single in the 10th… Your browser does not support iframes. Anthony Rizzo goes deep to right for his 29th […]

MLB Video Highlights: Rob Manfred elected commissioner, Ozuna’s walk-off double

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Rob Manfred is announced as the Commissioner-elect of Major League Baseball… Your browser does not support iframes. MLB broadcasts discuss Manfred… Your browser does not support iframes. Bryce Harper doubles the lead with this 2-run blast… Your browser does not support iframes. Harper on win over Mets… Your browser does not support iframes. Puig chases […]

Prospect Check-In: Kris Bryant, most home runs in baseball

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Since being drafted by the Cubs with the second overall pick in the 2013 Amateur Draft, Kris Bryant has proven himself to be about as far away from a bust as possible. After a 2013 season that saw him reach as high as A+ ball, Bryant had put together a slashline of .336/.390/.688 with 9 […]

Jackie Bradley Jr. is on a historically bad run

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Jackie Bradley Jr. broke out in spring training back in 2013 with a .419/.507/.613 slashline and would start the regular season with the varsity squad. However the 2013 season would see Bradley up but mostly down between Boston and Pawtucket as he struggled with a measly .189 batting average through 107 Major League plate appearances. With another shot […]

MLB Video Highlights: Rangers’ walk-off walk, Gordon Beckham saves the day

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Yoenis Cespedes gets buzzed by an fastball, then crushes one deep to center on the next pitch… Your browser does not support iframes. Gregory Polanco forgets how many outs there are… Your browser does not support iframes. Edinson Volquez makes a blind behind-the-back snag and gets Ian Kinsler in a rundown… Your browser does not […]

Mo’Ne Davis could steal the show in Williamsport

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There have been 16 girls that have found their way to Williamsport, Pa, for the Little League World Series. All of them well deserving of their respected roster spots, but 13-year-old Mo’Ne Davis from Philadelphia is something different. Perhaps the best pitcher in the tournament thus far, Davis has carried the team on her back this summer. Last night […]

MLB Video Highlights: Blue Jays come back in a 19 inning battle with the Tigers, Jay Bruce robs Stanton home run

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Babe Ruth’s granddaughter throws out the first pitch… Your browser does not support iframes. Rajai Davis tracks down a deep fly ball to center… Your browser does not support iframes. Ryan Goins and Nick Castellanos play a game of rock, paper, scissors from opposing dugouts during the 17th inning… Your browser does not support iframes. […]

Top hitters since the All-Star break, Grady Sizemore not done yet

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About three weeks of baseball have passed since the All-Star Game, and lots has happened in that time. A large group of former AL East players have started making their mark on their new teams throughout the league. But a former Red Sox you probably didn’t expect to hear from is one that wasn’t traded […]