Adam Dunn & David Ortiz: Tied for 35th All-Time. Who will hit more HR’s?

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Both Adam Dunn and David Ortiz recently passed the great Carl Yastrzemski on the all-time home runs list and are currently tied at the number 35 spot with 455 home runs a piece. This of course begs the question; Which player will have hit more when it is all said and done? The easy answer could […]

MLB Video Highlights: Nori Aoki’s walk-off, Stroman shuts down Red Sox

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Danny Duffy pitches seven scoreless innings against the Indians… Corey Kluber dominates the Royals in a tough no-decision… Mike Moustakas scores all the way from home on a throwing error from Ryan Raburn Nori Aoki scores Lorenzo Cain from second for the walk-off single… Kole Calhoun makes an incredible diving catch to rob Ian Kinsler… […]

Papelbon resurgence begs the trade talk

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Jonathan Papelbon finds himself atop the list of players the Phillies will try to unload at the trade deadline. Struggling to live up to exceptions as the highest compensated closer in the game, fair or not, Papelbon has been the but of ridicule for the past few years. However, he has come on this season with […]

MLB Video Highlights: Derek Jeter sets Yankee’s doubles record, Lucroy’s walk-off home run

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Leonys Martin robs Brian McCann of a home run to right… Derek Jeter passes Lou Gehrig for most doubles in Yankees’ history… Chase Headley hits a walk-off single in his first game as a Yankee… Headley on walk-off… Jonathan Lucroy hits a walk-off on his second home run of the night… Anthony Rizzo goes deep […]

Aroldis Chapman extending strikeout-streak record

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Aroldis Chapman will start the second half of the season in the midst of a record breaking strikeout-streak. Last week he completed his 40th straight appearance with a strikeout after buzzing down Jordy Mercer. A couple nights later he completed his 41st as he struck out the side for the second straight game. The previous […]

MLB Video: State of the Red Sox, First Half Recap

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John Farrell on the state of the Red Sox… Statuses of Shane Victorino and Will Middlebrooks… Koji Uehara discusses pitching in the All-Star Game… John Farrell on managing the 2014 All-Star Game… Jon Lester discusses his third All-Star Game… Jon Lester on approaching the second half of the season… Red Sox first half highlights…

MLB’s first half pitching leaderboards

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With the All-Star Game over and teams and players resting up before getting back to work on Friday, let us take a look at the pitching standouts from the first half. The following are the pitching leaderboards for both starters and relievers from the first half of the 2014 MLB season, courtesy of BaseballAnalytics.org…        […]

MLB Video Highlights: All-Star Game Special

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Derek Jeter gives a pregame speech in the AL clubhouse… Andrew McCutchen starts off the game by showcasing his speed… Felix Hernandez strikes out two through one inning… Complete Derek Jeter Recap… Jeter from the post-game press conference… Mike Trout opens up the scoring with an RBI triple in the 1st inning… Miguel Cabrera hits […]

MLB First Half Offensive Stat Leaders

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As we enter the All Star break let us take a look at some of the top offensive performers from around Major League Baseball. The following are the offensive leader boards from the first half of the MLB season, courtesy of BaseballAnalytics.org

MLB Video Highlights: The Futures Game, Final games from the first half

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Burt Blyleven wears some Dutch clogs to show some spirit for the World Team… Braves Prospect and World Teammate, Jose Peraza speeds down the line for an infield hit in the first… Domingo German of the Marlins organization throws a perfect inning in the second… Reds prospect Jesse Winkler one hops the left field wall […]