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This Date In Baseball

1914 — Babe Ruth made his major league debut for the Boston Red Sox and received credit for a 4-3 victory over Cleveland. He was removed for a pinch hitter in the seventh, and Duffy Lewis’ single led to the winning run.

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Gee makes impressive return, Mets beat Braves

NEW YORK (AP) — David Wright ignited a tiebreaking rally in the seventh inning with a hustle double, Travis d’Arnaud gave Dillon Gee some cushion with a two-run drive later in the seventh and the New York Mets beat the Atlanta Braves 4-1 on Wednesday night for their first four-game winning streak in a year.

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Idina Menzel to sing nat’l anthem at MLB All-Star

This June 16, 2014 file photo shows Idina Menzel performing at Radio City Music Hall in New York. Menzel will sing the national anthem at the MLB All-Star Game on July 15 in Minneapolis, Minn. She will also perform during its pre-game ceremony, including a cover of Bob Dylan’s “Forever Young.” (Photo by Brad Barket/Invision/AP, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — Idina Menzel is bringing Broadway to baseball.

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This Date In Baseball

1902 — Rube Waddell beat Bill Dinneen 4-2 in 17 innings when light-hitting Monte Cross hit a two-run homer for Philadelphia.

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Seager replaces Encarnacion on AL All-Star roster

Seattle Mariners third baseman Kyle Seager is late on the throw to first on a single hit by Chicago White Sox's Dayan Viciedo during the eighth inning of a baseball game on Friday, July 4, 2014, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Andrew A. Nelles)

SEATTLE (AP) — With diapers in one arm and his young son in the other, Seattle Mariners third baseman Kyle Seager got the phone call Monday he was hoping to get a day earlier.

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