Skaggs dazzles, Angels beat Astros 2-0

Skaggs dazzles, Angels beat Astros 2-0

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Maldonado threw out Yuli Gurriel at third base to end the game after an original safe call was reversed on replay, giving the Angels a big 2-0 win Monday night over a division rival that ended the Houston Astros' six-game winning streak. Gurriel singled off Keynan Middleton leading off the ninth inning. Alex Bregman then walked. After a pair of strikeouts, Middleton threw a slider in the dirt to Max Stassi that bounced off Maldonado's leg toward third base. authentic nfl jerseys china wholesale The catcher pounced on the ball and threw to third where Luis Valbuena tagged Gurriel, who slid head first. Umpire Cory Blaser signaled safe. After the replay was shown on the video board, fans started filing out even before the out call was given about 90…
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Semien’s tiebreaking homer in 9th sends A’s past Rangers 9-4

Semien’s tiebreaking homer in 9th sends A’s past Rangers 9-4

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Semien homered on the first pitch of the ninth, and the surging A's added five more runs after that in a 9-4 victory over the Texas Rangers on Monday night. Oakland has a winning record for the first time since it won the season opener. ''It's really early, but you know we started off slow, nfl jerseys china wholesale so that means we must be doing OK right now,'' Semien said. Oakland (12-11) has won seven of eight, including Sunday's series clincher against Boston when Khris Davis hit a tiebreaking, three-run homer with two outs in the eighth inning of a 4-1 home win. ''It was good to see,'' manager Bob Melvin said of the latest last at-bat victory. ''And more pass-the-baton type of inning than one blow like KD…
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Cardinals-Cubs game postponed because of poor weather

Cardinals-Cubs game postponed because of poor weather

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The series opener between the Chicago Cubs and St. Louis Cardinals has been postponed because of poor weather. With light snow falling and the temperature around 30 degrees, wholesale nfl jerseys Monday night's game was postponed about six hours before the scheduled first pitch. It will be made up as part of a split doubleheader on July 21. The Cubs are pushing their rotation back a second day with Tyler Chatwood -- originally scheduled to pitch Sunday against Atlanta -- starting Tuesday and Jon Lester going Wednesday. St. Louis' Adam Wainwright will have his start moved back a day to Tuesday. But the Cardinals will go with Luke Weaver instead of Michael Wacha on Wednesday. The postponement was the third on the Cubs' first homestand of the season -- and…
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Christian Yelich returns from DL after oblique injury

Christian Yelich returns from DL after oblique injury

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Outfielder Christian Yelich was activated from the 10-day cheap nfl authentic jerseys disabled list by the Milwaukee Brewers on Tuesday after recovering from a strained right oblique, and right-handed reliever Jorge Lopez was optioned to Triple-A Colorado Springs of the Pacific Coast League. Yelich was available off the bench Tuesday night, but didn't see action in the Brewers' 2-0 win over the Cincinnati Reds. Brewers manager Craig Counsell said Yelich probably will start in Wednesday's series finale. "Getting Christian back is really important," Counsell said. "Yesterday was a day when we probably had four guys out of the lineup that were in our planned lineup for the first day. But that's a baseball season. It's going to happen." Yelich, acquired in an offseason trade with Miami, hit 39 homers during…
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Bundy meets hard-luck fate again as Orioles lose third straight in Boston, 3-1

Bundy meets hard-luck fate again as Orioles lose third straight in Boston, 3-1

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Bundy’s day unraveled quickly in the sixth, a costly fielding error leading to the Red Sox breaking open a tie game with two unearned runs and ending Bundy’s outing in the process. Bundy fell one out short of his fourth quality start in nfl jerseys china as many outings this season, but he still put the Orioles into position to win. He hasn’t received much run support all season — the Orioles have averaged a minuscule 1.5 runs a game when he’s been in — but on Sunday it was his defense that failed him in a 3-1 loss. “Dylan was outstanding,” Orioles manager Buck Showalter said. “Just remarkable for me to watch him plying his trade or whatever in those type of conditions. I can’t tell you how hard…
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Mookie Betts Leaves Game vs. Orioles with Foot Injury

Mookie Betts Leaves Game vs. Orioles with Foot Injury

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Boston Red Sox outfielder Mookie Betts was wholesale nfl jerseys forced to leave Saturday's home game against the Baltimore Orioles at Fenway Park after suffering a foot injury. Betts was diagnosed with a foot contusion and X-rays were negative, per Eduardo A. Encina of the Baltimore Sun. He is considered day-to-day. Encina reported Betts was apparently hurt after a play at the plate in the first inning. Jen McCaffrey of The Athletic noted he stayed in the game for two more innings before exiting. Although Betts wasn't able to match his monster 2016 season, which featured a career-best .897 OPS, he still hit 24 home runs and stole 26 bases last year. He posted a terrific .360/.450/.620 triple-slash line in 13 games to open this season before the injury. The…
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From here to the Hall: Predicting 40 active players who will wind up in Cooperstown

From here to the Hall: Predicting 40 active players who will wind up in Cooperstown

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This is not a trick question. But it is a difficult question, one requiring thought and analysis, and maybe a crazy guess or two. Luckily,nfl wholesale jerseys  I'm here to provide some answers for you. Warning: I've done this before and once nominated Hank Blalock as a future Hall of Famer. That looks silly now, but by the age of 23 he was a two-time All-Star and had seasons of 29 and 32 home runs with 10.7 career WAR. A string of injuries eventually derailed his career, however, and he played his last major league game in 2010 at age 29. As a point of comparison, let's go back to 1988. We already have 34 Hall of Famers who played that year. There were players at the end of the…
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Dual threat Shohei Ohtani ‘would like to play more’ for Angels

Dual threat Shohei Ohtani ‘would like to play more’ for Angels

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As if Shohei Ohtani hasn't made a big-enough impact early in his major league career, he wants to do more. The dual-purpose phenom has appeared in eight of the Angels' first 13 games -- starting twice as a pitcher and five times as designated hitter. nfl jerseys china While the team is resting the 23-year-old rookie on days before and after he pitches, Ohtani is eager to get more playing time. "I talk to the medical staff every day, and they see how I'm doing, my strength level, to see if I can play that day," Ohtani told reporters via his translator after the Angels' 7-2 win on Wednesday night. "It's the beginning of the season, so I think they are being pretty careful with me right now. Once the…
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Stanton’s and Judge’s 2017 HRs, through the eyes of their teammates

Stanton’s and Judge’s 2017 HRs, through the eyes of their teammates

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If every home run has a story, there hasn't been much to say about New York's most-discussed power couple through this season's first two weeks. Aaron Judge and Giancarlo Stanton have only six home runs between them, and Stanton has been hearing more boos than cheers in Yankee Stadium so far. But fear not, big-fly aficionados: Even though there's consternation in Yankee Nation right now, it's not a stretch to say those shots will come soon enough. Last season, from the first to the 111th, each home run from Judge and Stanton redefined the idea of what it meant to be a power hitter in an era when even the smallest middle infielder has a shot at 25. These were no mere wall-scrapers, nor simply another way to put runs…
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From here to the Hall: Predicting 40 active players who will wind up in Cooperstown

From here to the Hall: Predicting 40 active players who will wind up in Cooperstown

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This is not a trick question. cheap nfl jerseys from china But it is a difficult question, one requiring thought and analysis, and maybe a crazy guess or two. Luckily, I'm here to provide some answers for you. Warning: I've done this before and once nominated Hank Blalock as a future Hall of Famer. That looks silly now, but by the age of 23 he was a two-time All-Star and had seasons of 29 and 32 home runs with 10.7 career WAR. A string of injuries eventually derailed his career, however, and he played his last major league game in 2010 at age 29. As a point of comparison, let's go back to 1988. We already have 34 Hall of Famers who played that year. There were players at the…
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