Posts Tagged Professional baseball

Odorizzi goes 7 strong, Rays beat Brewers 2-1

Milwaukee Brewers shortstop Jean Segura, left, tries a between the legs tag on Tampa Bay Rays' Ben Zobrist as he steals second base during the fourth inning of an interleague baseball game Monday, July 28, 2014, in St. Petersburg, Fla. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Jake Odorizzi helped the Tampa Bay Rays get a bounceback win.

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Travis d’Arnaud homers, Mets crush Phillies 7-1

New York Mets Travis d'Arnaud (15) reacts as he is greeted by teammates in the dugout after  hitting a fifth-inning, three-run, home run off Philadelphia Phillies starting pitcher A.J. Burnett in a baseball game in New York, Monday, July 28, 2014. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

NEW YORK (AP) — Travis d’Arnaud went 3 for 4 with a three-run homer, Bartolo Colon made his second straight strong start, and the New York Mets crushed the Philadelphia Phillies 7-1 on Monday night.

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Lone Star memories for Jeter include playoffs

New York Yankees' Derek Jeter acknowledges fans as they chant his name during batting practice before a baseball game against the Texas Rangers, Monday, July 28, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter remembers the playoff games in Texas — the good and the bad.

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Brewers minor leaguer gets 50-game drug suspension

NEW YORK (AP) — A minor league third baseman in the Milwaukee Brewers’ organization has been suspended for 50 games after testing positive for an amphetamine.

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A’s OF Gentry on DL with broken hand, Burns added

Oakland Athletics' Craig Gentry (3) and Eric Sogard (28) are greeted in the dugout after scoring on a John Jaso double in the fifth inning of a baseball game against the Texas Rangers, Sunday, July 27, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)

HOUSTON (AP) — The Oakland Athletics have put outfielder Craig Gentry on the 15-day disabled list because of a broken right hand and promoted outfielder Billy Burns from Double-A Midland.

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