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  • Giants' Cain back on disabled list

    PHILADELPHIA It wasn't until late in Matt Cain's ninth big league season that he finally became acquainted with the disabled list. Now the longtime San Francisco Giants workhorse can't seem to avoid it. Cain on Monday was put on the disabled list with...
  • Rizzo looks for young Cubs to step up

     Rizzo looks for young Cubs to step up
    PHOENIX — A 100-loss season has become a possibility during the Cubs' 2-11 skid. But with Arismendy Alcantara providing a spark and Kyle Hendricks receiving an opportunity to earn a spot in the rotation, slugger Anthony Rizzo says the entire Cubs'...
  • Cardinals' Wainwright tabbed National League starter for All-Star Game

    MINNEAPOLIS Before the words came out of his mouth, it was clear who Cardinals manager Mike Matheny would choose to start the 85th All-Star Game for the National League squad he'll lead Tuesday at Target Field. Really, it has been for months. As far...
  • Bill Denehy, A Middletown MLB Legend, Writes A Book

    It was stunning to learn that former fire-balling pitcher Bill Denehy has lost his eyesight. In a conversation a few days ago, Denehy revealed from his home in Orlando, Fla., that he is legally blind and uses a guide dog to get around. But the once fun-...
  • Cespedes Wins Home Run Derby

    MINNEAPOLIS — Yoenis Cespedes successfully defended his All-Star Home Run Derby title Monday night at Target Field. Cespedes, representing the American League, beat Cincinnati Reds third baseman Todd Frazier 9-1 in the final round. A year ago,...
  • Back-to-back champ: A's Cespedes defends Home Run Derby crown

    The rain delay lasted for one hour Monday night, and then the Home Run Derby started at Target Field, as a majestic rainbow formed above the Minneapolis skyline. The stage was set. The stands were packed. And then ... little else spectacular materialized...
  • Here Are A Few MLB All-Stars You Might Not Know About

    Here Are A Few MLB All-Stars You Might Not Know About
    There are 29 first-time All-Stars on the American League and National League rosters, including injured players who won't participate in Tuesday's Midsummer Classic in Minneapolis. Some, you know. Many, you don't. Let's scroll through some of the first-...
  • MLB team-by-team midterm grades

    The Sports Xchange By Rick Kaplan, The Sports Xchange MLB team-by-team midterm grades With baseball at the ceremonial midpoint of the season, the biggest overachievers and underachievers are division rivals. The American League West is home to the...
  • Giants' Lincecum extends scoreless innings streak

    The Sports Xchange By Dave Del Grande, The Sports Xchange Giants' Lincecum extends scoreless innings streak SAN FRANCISCO -- Opponents have figured out how to hit San Francisco Giants right-hander Tim Lincecum. Now they need to find a way to score...
  • Angles shortstop Aybar get first all-star nod

    The Sports Xchange MLB Team Report - Los Angeles Angels - INSIDE PITCH ARLINGTON, Texas -- Los Angeles Angles shortstop Erick Aybar's first All-Star Game selection was not only met with personal joy, his teammates joined in the fun. Los Angeles...
  • Giants, Lincecum down Dbacks, 5-0

    SAN FRANCISCO The San Francisco Giants welcomed back a familiar face Friday with Marco Scutaro's activation from the disabled list. Meanwhile, Tim Lincecum continued to deliver the results that were once so familiar during his dominant years. Lincecum...