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A’s edge Mariners to pull within 1 game of 1st in AL West | FOX Sports

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Another solid outing from Mike Fiers and Jed Lowrie’s 100th career home run helped the surging Oakland Athletics move a step …

Khris Davis

Win over Cincy barely turns around another negative day of injury news for the Indians

Morning News and Notes for August 15The Indians may have clobbered the Reds yesterday, but it was still a bad day for the team and their fans.A …

James Paxton

Dee Gordon — yes, Dee Gordon — homers to lift Mariners to extra-inning win in Oakland

OAKLAND — On the verge of being swept in perhaps the most embarrassing of ways — failing to score for 12 innings — the Mariners were pulled from the …

Dee Gordon

Matt Chapman reaches over tarp for great catch | MLB.com

OAKLAND -- The A's resident defensive wizard made terrific use of the tarp for his latest trick Tuesday.<p>Third baseman Matt Chapman, who has made a …

Baseball

Seahawks rookie first-round pick Rashaad Penny reportedly has surgery on his hand

The running back is expected to be back in time for the start of the regular season<p>The Seahawks took Rashaad Penny in the first round of the 2018 NFL …

Football (U.S.)

Seattle Mariners infielder Robinson Cano has support of his teammates

Seattle Mariners infielder Robinson Cano had the support of his teammates while talking to the media before his first game back from a PED suspension.<p>…

Seattle Mariners

A’s fall to Mariners 2-0 in 12 innings in series finale

So much tends to make sense in a really economical ballgame. The Mariners and A’s needed just two hours to complete nine innings at the Coliseum on Wednesday, fans enjoying the old-school sight of a masterful pitchers’ duel without a single run on the scoreboard.<p>In the end, the A’s 2-0 loss in …

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Report: Rashaad Penny should be ready to play in Week 1

The Seattle Seahawks are hoping Rashaad Penny can help spark a running game that has been stagnant since Marshawn Lynch left, so news of the rookie’s …

Football (U.S.)

Ain’t life Grand: Granderson slam paces Jays past Royals

KANSAS CITY – Earlier in the week, Blue Jays outfielder Curtis Granderson organized a trip for a dozen or so teammates to the Negro Leagues Baseball …

Baseball

Mariners Game Day: M’s try to avoid being swept by the Oakland A’s

Seattle Mariners (69-52, L2) at Oakland Athletics (72-48, W4) 12:35 p.m. | Oakland Alameda Coliseum | Oakland, Calif. TV: ROOT | Radio: 710 AM | …

James Paxton

For Returning Robinson Cano, The Hall Of Fame Debate Is Just Beginning

When Robinson Cano walked off the field with what turned out to be a broken finger on May 13, he did so with one of the sturdiest Hall of Fame resumes of any active player. Three months and one day later, Cano finally strolled back on to a big league diamond last night, his finger long fully healed …

Baseball

MLB Bullets is in the zone

Ronald Acuna is unbelievable at the moment. Matt Carpenter is hot too. The Dodgers and Nationals are in trouble and it’s the bullpen’s fault.My …

Baseball

Tampa Bay Rays complete coup by acquiring Shane Baz

The Tampa Bay Rays have completed the trade that sent Chris Archer to the Pittsburgh Pirates, setting themselves up for years to come.<p>When the Tampa …

Sports

Seahawks Backup Running Back To Miss Preseason Games

Rashaad Penny, the Seahawks’ first-round draft pick expected to help revitalize their rushing attack, had surgery in Philadelphia Wednesday morning to repair a broken bone in his hand. As first reported by Bob Condotta of the Seattle Times, Penny “suffered a hand injury that includes a broken …

Football (U.S.)

Red Sox top our MLB Power Rankings again, while Astros, Yankees vie for No. 2

Even if the New York Yankees and Houston Astros won’t concede it, it’s starting to looking more and more like the truth every day: There’s probably …

Baseball

The case of the PTBNL: Why it's used in MLB, and how effective the Rangers are at finding diamonds in the rough

This Story is About...<p>The Rangers lead the majors in players to be named later with two still to be determined after the addition of 17-year-old …

Sports

Roto Riteup: August 15, 2018

The Roto Riteup likes to settle debates. Here is one from the comment section from a few days ago:<p>Important question: should we still call Edwin …

San Francisco Giants

Morning Mound Visit: sabermetrics news - 8/15/18

FanGraphs | Nate Freiman: In a fascinating SaberSeminar study, the former Padres farmhand looks at how the minor league strike zone changes at each …

Baseball

Complete MLB Transactions List 8/14: Alex Wood activated, Trevor Bauer to the DL

As is customary this time of year, there are a lot of roster moves being made as some players continue to breakdown and teams try to optimize their …

Los Angeles

Curtis Granderson launches grand slam | MLB.com

KANSAS CITY -- Veteran outfielder Curtis Granderson has a knack for delivering when the bases are loaded.<p>Granderson launched his 10th career grand …

Kansas City

Atlanta Braves: Brandon McCarthy announces he’ll retire at season’s end

Major League Baseball loses one of its best social media personalities and most genuine people as Atlanta Braves pitcher Brandon McCarthy announces …

Sports

Dereck Rodriguez has become a dark horse NL ROY candidate

The San Francisco Giants may have a prime National League Rookie of the Year candidate<p>Watch out, <b>Juan Soto</b>: there’s another young phenom threatening …

Baseball

St. Louis Cardinals: Trevor Rosenthal planning showcase

Former St. Louis Cardinals reliever <b>Trevor Rosenthal</b> is planning a showcase this fall. What could he show before teams hit official free agency?<p>Former …

Sports

Kansas City Royals: The mixed legacy of Luke Hochevar

Luke Hochevar has very quietly called it a career. He leaves behind a mixed legacy with the Kansas City Royals.<p>When the Kansas City Royals drafted …

Baseball

Best all time general managers in history: No. 19, Joe L. Brown

The architect of the Pittsburgh Pirates run in the 1960s and 1970s, Joe L. Brown ranks as the 19th best general manager in baseball</b> …

Baseball

Mariners' Robinson Cano reinstated after 80-game drug suspension

OAKLAND, Calif. -- Robinson Cano is back in the major leagues with the Seattle Mariners after serving an 80-game drug suspension.<p>The eight-time …

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Machado's lackluster addition to the Dodgers - CBSSports.com

Jonah Keri and David Samson discuss who are the best left-handed pitchers of all-time.<p>Jonah Keri and David Samson break down Robinson Cano's return …

Los Angeles Dodgers

Robinson Cano Reinstated Following 80-Game Suspension

The Mariners will soon get a boost to their lineup with infielder Robinson Cano reinstated on Tuesday afternoon after serving an 80-game …

American League (MLB)

Robinson Cano returns from his suspension tonight

The Seattle Mariners have activated infiedler Robinson Cano from the restricted list. He’ll be available for tonight’s game against the Athletics in …

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Robinson Cano, Roberto Osuna Punishments Expose Hypocrisy in Postseason Ban Rule

Although Robinson Cano is ready to return from an 80-game suspension for performance-enhancing drugs, his comeback is doomed to be short-lived. Even if the Seattle Mariners qualify for the postseason, Cano will be ineligible to participate.<p>Meanwhile, in Houston, Roberto Osuna is fresh off a 75-game …

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