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  • Orioles' Chris Davis to play in instructional league games while he's suspended

    Orioles' Chris Davis to play in instructional league games while he's suspended
    Orioles manager Buck Showalter spoke with Chris Davis on Sunday and expects the suspended first baseman to soon go to the organization's spring training complex in Sarasota, Fla., in an attempt to stay sharp. Showalter wouldn't specify when Davis will...
  • Orioles' Chris Davis suspended 25 games after testing positive for amphetamine

    Orioles' Chris Davis suspended 25 games after testing positive for amphetamine
    Orioles infielder Chris Davis, Major League Baseball's most prodigious home run hitter last season and an outspoken opponent of performing-enhancing drugs, was suspended for 25 games Friday by the league for testing positive for the drug Adderall. It...
  • What you need to know about Chris Davis' suspension

    What you need to know about Chris Davis' suspension
    An already-disappointing season for Orioles slugger Chris Davis came to an abrupt halt on Friday when Major League Baseball announced he would be suspended 25 games for violating baseball's drug policy. Here are the answers to a few important...
  • Padres hoping Cabrera will return this weekend

    The Sports Xchange MLB Team Report - San Diego Padres - INSIDE PITCH LOS ANGELES -- The Padres need all the help they can get offensively. They have scored the fewest runs in the major leagues this season (by far), have been shut out 17 times and...
  • Padres set franchise mark for pinch-hit homers

    The Sports Xchange MLB Team Report - San Diego Padres - INSIDE PITCH DENVER -- The Padres tend to struggle offensively, and this year has been no exception. They entered Sunday with a batting average of .225, the worst in the majors and a distant 13...
  • Padres' Rivera learned how be a big-league catcher

    The Sports Xchange MLB Team Report - San Diego Padres - INSIDE PITCH DENVER -- Catcher Rene Rivera has appeared in 72 games behind the plate for the San Diego Padres, the latest being Friday when the Padres lost 3-0 to the Colorado Rockies. In those...
  • Numerous Padres plan to play winter ball

    The Sports Xchange MLB Team Report - San Diego Padres - INSIDE PITCH SAN DIEGO -- The September call-ups just joined the San Diego Padres, but the team already is looking forward to positioning some players with winter league teams. "We've got some...
  • Padres' Cashner remains luckless

    The Sports Xchange MLB Team Report - San Diego Padres - INSIDE PITCH SAN DIEGO -- Andrew Cashner entered the season as the ace of the San Diego Padres pitching staff. However, the 27-year-old right-hander from Conroe, Texas, hasn't won a game since...
  • Padres prevail on Spangenberg's walk-off homer

    The Sports Xchange By Bill Center, The Sports Xchange Padres prevail on Spangenberg's walk-off homer SAN DIEGO -- Cory Spangenberg hit two homers in 312 minor league at-bats this season. So what does the 6-foot infielder do in his fifth major league...
  • Padres' Ross shakes off twisted knee

    The Sports Xchange MLB Team Report - San Diego Padres - INSIDE PITCH SAN DIEGO -- Immediately after Arizona Diamondbacks shortstop Didi Gregorius hit a line drive back to San Diego right-hander Tyson Ross in the fifth inning Monday afternoon, Padres...
  • Stults' rotation role could be in jeopardy next month

    The Sports Xchange MLB Team Report - San Diego Padres - INSIDE PITCH SAN DIEGO -- Come Sept. 1, the San Diego Padres likely will add left-hander Robbie Erlin and right-hander Joe Wieland to their cast of starting pitchers. That would give the team...