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Tim Tebow has his best week in minors with 6 hits

Tim Tebow has his best week in the minors, showing some consistency at the plate with two multi-hit games for the Columbia Fireflies

Absences of Marte, Bumgarner could shake up NL

The Pittsburgh Pirates and San Francisco Giants will both have to overcome some significant adversity to contend for the postseason after losing two of the National League's top players this past week

MLB Power Rankings: A major shake-up in the top 10

3 weeks into the MLB season, we're starting to see some separation. Here's a look at the shaken-up top: 10. Dodgers: Batters need to stop getting cut down so often by lefty pitchers. 9. Tigers: They may fall out of the top 10 with Miguel Cabrera (groin) on the 10-day DL. 8. Red Sox: Offense has yet to take flight and Pablo Sandoval's .213/.269/.377 slash line isn't helping. 7. Yankees: Aaron Judge hit five homers this past week — several which are yet to land. 6. Indians: Corey Kluber is back on track after a complete game shutout against the White Sox. 5. Rockies: The bullpen has been dominant so far this season, posting a 2.76 ERA and 2.08 FIP. 4. Cubs: The defending champs didn't get a single qual

Florida Midday Minute: Rays begin series vs…

Chris Archer takes the mound as the Tampa Bay Rays begin a three-game series in Baltimore, while the Miami Marlins have an off day.

Ichiro Becomes Oldest Player in Ten Years to Hit…

At 43 years, 179 days old, Ichiro Suzuki became the oldest player to homer since Julio Franco (48 years old) in 2007.

LEADING OFF: MLB sorts out trouble in Baltimore…

LEADING OFF: MLB sorts out trouble at Camden Yards and Target Field, Rizzo tries to extend homer streak, Royals hope Perez heals

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APNewsBreak: Dodgers, Yankees cut projected…

The Los Angeles Dodgers and New York Yankees are cutting payroll and their luxury tax bills _ just as Bryce Harper, Manny Machado and perhaps Clayton Kershaw near the free-agent market after the 2018 season

Murphy, Scherzer slam Mets as Nats win 7th…

Daniel Murphy hit an early grand slam against his former team, Max Scherzer pitched eight fiery innings and the Washington Nationals beat the New York Mets 6-3 for their seventh straight victory

Daily Fantasy Baseball Advice - April 24

John Halpin shares his top fantasy baseball plays and DFS strategy for April 24.

3 things you need to know about your Padres

Your favorite players give you some inside information.

Nova beats former team, pitches Pirates over Yankees 2-1

Pittsburgh's Ivan Nova gained a measure of revenge over his old team, limiting the New York Yankees to just four hits over seven innings as the Pirates held on for a 2-1 victory

LEADING OFF: Twins-Tigers scrap; Scherzer on…

LEADING OFF: Twins-Tigers resume series after scrap, Scherzer gets Mets on Sunday night, Jays feeling very blue, Nova faces Yanks in Pittsburgh

Tigers CF Jones hit in face by pitch, taken to…

Detroit Tigers center fielder JaCoby Jones was taken to a hospital after getting hit in the face by a pitch

Get to know Padres hitting coach Alan Zinter…

Alan Zinter chats with Michelle Margaux while doing some Yoga.

FSSD partners with local ball fields to improve…

The funding with support a number items to improve 7 facilities in San Diego County.

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Pedroia still ailing, Farrell complaining over…

A day later, Boston Red Sox second baseman Dustin Pedroia and manager John Farrell were still sore about Manny Machado's spikes-up slide

Contreras' slam powers Arrieta, Cubs to 12-8 win…

Willson Contreras hit his first career grand slam and Anthony Rizzo and Jason Heyward added three-run shots, powering the Chicago Cubs to a 12-8 victory over the Cincinnati Reds

Chris Archer takes mound as Rays begin road trip…

The Tampa Bay Rays send right-hander Chris Archer to the mound Monday night as they begin their road trip with a three-game series against the Baltimore Orioles.

Fresh off series win, Marlins get day off before…

After coming up with a series win over the Padres, the Miami Marlins get a day off Monday before opening up a three-game set against the Phillies in Philadelphia.

Tom Koehler: It's going to take wins like this to…

Miami Marlins right-hander Tom Koehler says a successful season is built on gutting wins sometimes, like the team did Sunday evening against the Padres.

Don Mattingly on Marlins' rally: You never know…

Miami Marlins manager Don Mattingly discusses the team rallying back to beat the Padres on Sunday to win the three-game series.

Matheny on ejection: 'Apparently, I said…

Mike Matheny was ejected from Sunday's game against the Brewers.

Justin Bour: We're a team that do a lot of damage…

Miami Marlins first baseman Justin Bour sits down with Jessica Blaylock to discuss the team's victory over the Padres on Sunday evening.

Leake drives in two runs in Cardinals win over…

Mike Leake: "Being able to come up and get two RBIs for the team is nice."

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Yost on Hammel: 'He was grinding through it'

Ned Yost noticed Jason Hammel didn't have his best stuff on Sunday.

Wong feeling more confident after contributing on…

Kolten Wong is getting into a better groove at second base.

Brewers Final Pitch: Milwaukee battles in series…

Craig Coshun says 'it all starts with pitching' after the Milwaukee Brewers' 6-4 loss to the St. Louis Cardinals