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Albert Pujols Angels Blog | Orange County Register 5 hours ago

VIDEO: Pujols passes Killebrew with 574th career homer

Albert Pujols grabbed sole possesion of 11th on the all-time home run list with his 574th career long ball off of Dillon Overton in the fifth inning Saturday night in Anaheim. The solo shot, Pujols' 14th homer of the season, closed Oakland's lead to...
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Michael Pineda New York Post 9 hours ago

How a short memory may have turned Pineda’s season around

The bottom for Michael Pineda, the Yankees hope, came May 28. That’s when the right-hander was smacked around for six earned runs on nine hits against light-hitting Tampa Bay. It left him 2-6 with a 6.92 ERA and had many calling for his demotion to the minors. At the time, manager Joe Girardi said sending...
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Jose Reyes Newark Star-Ledger 10 hours ago

Sandy Alderson explains why Mets signed Jose Reyes despite domestic violence allegations

The Mets signed Reyes to a minor-league deal Saturday.
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Michael Pineda New York Post 10 hours ago

Yanks must have nearing cutoff date to buy out A-Rod, Teixeira

The Yankees have 15 games until the All-Star break. That should be the leash for Alex Rodriguez and Mark Teixeira to show they still have something left, or Hal Steinbrenner must swallow the contracts. Normally, such a plan would be about playing for the future. And it would be. But it is about 2016, as well....
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Jose Reyes MetsBlog 10 hours ago

Alderson: Reyes 'remorseful' for domestic violence arrest

Jose Reyes and Mets GM Sandy Alderson spoke for about an hour before Reyes signed with the Mets, where the "focal point" of the conversation was about Reyes' October arrest of domestic violence.
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Michael Pineda Newark Star-Ledger 12 hours ago

Michael Pineda forcing case to stay in Yankees' longterm plan

After a terrible April and May, an attitude adjustment seems behind his strong June
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Jose Reyes CSN Washington 14 hours ago

Jose Reyes comes full circle, returns to the Mets

The New York Mets signed shortstop Jose Reyes to a minor league contract on Saturday and he will report to the Brooklyn Cyclones, the team
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Albert Pujols Grand Rapids Press 14 hours ago

James McCann dropped his leg kick at the suggestion of Albert Pujols

McCann has hits in his last four games, going 6 for 15 with a home run and three RBIs. Hes hitting .298 in June. Watch video DETROIT -- Notice a different James McCann lately? The Detroit Tigers catcher is heating up at the plate, hitting .298 with four home runs, 12 RBIs and a .907 OPS in June, and has a modified approach to thank. McCann dropped the exaggerated kick from his front leg, a suggestion that first came from Tigers hitting coach Wally Joyner -- but it was a comment last month from Albert Pujols in Anaheim that made him re-think...
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Jose Reyes CSN Washington 15 hours ago

Can Gio Gonzalez snap the Nationals' six-game skid?

Caught in their worst swoon of the season, the Nationals will turn to Gio Gonzalez to lead them out of a six-game losing skid. He will take the mound Saturday in Milwaukee against Matt Garza.
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Albert Pujols Angels Blog | Orange County Register Jun 25, 2016

VIDEO: Representing tying run, Pujols grounds out to end the game

Albert Pujols came up representing the tying run with two outs in the ninth inning Friday, but grounded out to short to end the game and give Oakland a 7-4 win. Pujols homered in the first for his 573rd career long ball. Another big fly in the ninth...
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Cole Hamels Full Count | WEEI Jun 25, 2016

Cole Hamels on Red Sox: ‘It was a team I would have played for’

ARLINGTON, Texas — A year ago, Cole Hamels’ future was the hottest topic in baseball. The then-Phillies pitcher represented one of the trade deadline prizes, with the Red Sox linked to the lefty for more than a year. In the end, however, the Rangers reeled in Hamels, an acquisition that has paid off handsomely for […]
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Derek Jeter Where have you gone, Andy Van Slyke? Jun 25, 2016

MLB Farewell Tour: David Ortiz vs Derek Jeter

Two years ago, future Hall of Famer Derek Jeter was making his final appearances at MLB stadiums across the nation. Fans far and wide were lining up at the gates of each American League ballpark and a handful of National League stadiums to see the career-long Yankee shortstop play in that particular city one final […]
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Albert Pujols Orange County Register Jun 25, 2016

On deck: A's at Angels, Saturday, 7 p.m.

Where: Angel Stadium TV: Fox Sports West, 7 p.m. Did you know? Dillon Overton will be the third pitcher to make his major league debut in a start for the A’s this season. THE PITCHERS ANGELS RHP JHOULYS CHACIN (3-5, 5.50) Vs. A’s: 0-0, 2.57 At...
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Jose Reyes New York Post Jun 24, 2016

Terry Collins hints about creative way Mets would play Jose Reyes

ATLANTA — Whether the Mets will reunite with Jose Reyes remains a big “if,” but the “if” grows smaller by the hour, so the team has held numerous discussions on how they would use the 33-year-old veteran. One area for Reyes would be the outfield, manager Terry Collins said, as well as possibly taking over...
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Stephen Strasburg Gaslamp Ball Jun 24, 2016

Padres Preview: 06/24 Colin Rea faces Cody Reed in game 2 at GABP

The Padres are ahead in the series against the Reds after a 7-4 victory in yesterday’s opener. Game 2 of the four-game set will pit Colin Rea against Cody Reed, as the Padres try to keep their lead in the series and the Reds try to even things up. Rea is coming off a strong performance against the Nationals. He went 6 1/3 innings, allowing only two runs (one earned) on four hits. It was a good way to rebound from he previous start, when he exited the game after only 2 2/3 inning and gave up eight runs (six earned) on nine hits. Reed, who made his Major League debut on June 18th, gets his...
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Jose Reyes MetsBlog Jun 24, 2016

Update: Mets could sign Reyes as early as Saturday

The Mets and soon-to-be free-agent SS Jose Reyes may be moving closer to a reunion, perhaps as soon as this weekend, according to multiple reports.
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Derek Jeter New York Post Jun 24, 2016

Didi Gregorius playing like the man he replaced – Derek Jeter

Replacing a legend is never easy. When you talk to shortstop Didi Gregorius about his overall improvement from last year, the first thing he says is, “I never looked at it like I’m replacing Derek Jeter when I came here. They gave me the opportunity to come here so I just go with it day...
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Jose Reyes New York Post Jun 23, 2016

Major obstacle out of the way for Jose Reyes to return to Mets

ATLANTA — If the Mets and Jose Reyes want a reunion, the biggest remaining obstacle has been removed. On Thursday, the Rockies placed the veteran shortstop on waivers for the purpose of giving him his unconditional release. The move ensures Reyes can’t be traded by the Rockies and will become a free agent at 1...
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Albert Pujols Orange County Register Jun 23, 2016

Albert Pujols returns to Angels lineup for opener versus Oakland

ANAHEIM — Albert Pujols, after sitting for two straight games because of a strained left hamstring, was back in the Angels’ lineup on Thursday as they opened their four-game series against Oakland. Pujols suffered the hamstring injury when the...
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Derek Jeter New York Post Jun 23, 2016

Aaron Judge homer binge shows Yankees what he’s capable of

While the Yankees spend the next month or so figuring out whether to make a run at the playoffs or retool for the future, they can at least take some solace in the fact that one of their top prospects has regained his form. Not long ago, Aaron Judge was in the midst of an...
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Jose Reyes New York Post Jun 23, 2016

Terry Collins sorry he name-called beloved Mets media guru

ATLANTA — Mets manager Terry Collins publicly apologized Thursday for his treatment of team media relations vice president Jay Horwitz, who he called “a puppy dog” a day earlier. Collins stressed how after a win over the Royals Wednesday, the last thing he wanted to do was discuss injuries and vented a bit against Horwitz....

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  • 1 Yann M'Vila

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