Posts Tagged Professional baseball

Johnny Cueto joins Royals following trade

Kansas City Royals’ Johnny Cueto stretches and smiles before the Royals play the Cleveland Indians in a baseball game, Tuesday, July 28, 2015, in Cleveland. (AP Photo/Tony Dejak)

CLEVELAND (AP) — Johnny Cueto spent part of his first hours with the Kansas City Royals running up and down the steps inside an empty Progressive Field.

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Marlins activate Gordon, but Alvarez gone for season

MIAMI (AP) — All-Star second baseman Dee Gordon was activated from the disabled list by the Miami Marlins on Tuesday, the same day that the team announced that Henderson Alvarez had season-ending shoulder surgery.

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Baseball Hall of Fame to eliminate some inactive voters

Major League Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred arrives for the National Baseball Hall of Fame induction ceremony at the Clark Sports Center on Sunday, July 26, 2015, in Cooperstown, N.Y. (AP Photo/Mike Groll)

NEW YORK (AP) — Baseball’s Hall of Fame is cutting the number of voters in its annual election by eliminating writers who have not been active for more than 10 years.

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AP source: Rockies trade Troy Tulowitzki to Blue Jays

Colorado Rockies shortstop Troy Tulowitzki , left, tags out Cincinnati Reds' Jay Bruce as he tries to steal second base in the third inning of a baseball game Saturday, July 25, 2015, in Denver. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)

DENVER (AP) — The Colorado Rockies and Toronto Blue Jays have swapped star shortstops.

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Bryant’s HR in 9th lifts Cubs to 9-8 win over Rockies

Chicago Cubs' Starlin Castro hits a two-RBI single against the Colorado Rockies during the fourth inning of a baseball game in Chicago, Monday, July 27, 2015. (AP Photo/Andrew A. Nelles)

CHICAGO (AP) — After coming close to hitting a home run the previous few games, Kris Bryant believed he was due to get one to go out.

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