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Yasiel Puig disrespects Diamondbacks legend

There's a big difference between rivalry and respect. Dodgers star Yasiel Puig should learn the distinction.<p>Consider the following:<p>During batting practice before Monday's game at Chase Field, Puig was approached by Luis Gonzalez. The former Diamondbacks star introduced himself, and began relating …

Who says rising rates are kiss of death for bull?

Fear of less Federal Reserve support has led to what stock investors dread: rising interest rates. But it hasn't stopped the bull market in its tracks like many pundits predicted — at least, not yet.<p>NEW YORK — Higher interest rates were supposed to kill off the bull market in stocks. But the bull's …

What Makes Homer Bailey's Stuff so Unhittable?

Link to Media<p>Cincinnati Reds' right-hander Homer Bailey joined an exclusive club that includes just 27 other pitchers in Major League Baseball history when he threw the second no-hitter of his career on Tuesday night against the San Francisco Giants.<p>In fact, the last two no-hitters in baseball have …

Baseball

What Bryce Harper Must Do to Lead Huge Second-Half Playoff Surge

Link to Media<p>The Washington Nationals are in the midst of a pennant race that seems to only be intensifying as the All-Star Break approaches.<p>The biggest factor going forward for the Nationals will be Bryce Harper, who was activated from the DL earlier in the week. Harper wasted no time getting back …

Washington Nationals

2013 MLB Home Run Derby: Grading Robinson Cano, David Wright's Picks

The biggest event of All-Star week for a lot of fans is the annual Home Run Derby, and the new format of having one captain per team pick his members leads to a lot of debate.<p>With the festivities happening in New York City, it makes sense that Robinson Cano and David Wright would lead the American …

Toronto Blue Jays