1:43 AM EDT, Wed May 27, 2015
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Miguel Cabrera Grand Rapids Press 2 hours ago

Miguel Cabrera leads AL first basemen in All-Star voting; Jose Iglesias ranks second among shortstops

The first All-Star ballot update was released on Tuesday, and Miguel Cabrera currently leads all AL first basemen in balloting, outpacing Royals counterpart Eric Hosmer. OAKLAND -- Miguel Cabrera is on track to be named the starting first baseman for the American League All-Star team for a second consecutive year. The first All-Star ballot update was released on Tuesday, and Cabrera currently leads all AL first basemen in balloting, outpacing Royals counterpart Eric Hosmer. Cabrera, an All-Star in each of the last five seasons, ranks third among all AL players in...
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Felix Hernandez Tampa Bay Times 4 hours ago

Rays' Archer focused on Mariners, not King Felix

ST. PETERSBURG — As one of the top young starters in the game, Rays RHP Chris Archer knows today's matinee matchup with Seattle RHP Felix Hernandez, one of the absolute best pitchers, has the potential to be special.
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Miguel Cabrera Bless You Boys 9 hours ago

Tigers' Miguel Cabrera only starting player in first MLB All-Star ballot update

If the voting closed today, Ian Kinsler, Jose Iglesias, and Yoenis Cespedes would not make the starting lineup. The Major League Baseball All-Star Game is seven week away as of today. Baseball players will get together to compare their mid-season forms, hash out important home run derby points, and decide the fate of whether the American League or the National League gets home field advantage in the World Series. For the Detroit Tigers, Miguel Cabrera leads the American League All-Star balloting at first base, with 1,347,351 votes, and has the third-highest votes of any player on the AL...
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Adam Jones School of Roch | MASN Sports 10 hours ago

Adam Jones ranks fourth in All-Star balloting - School of Roch

The Orioles don't have any leaders in the American League All-Star balloting as Major League Baseball provides the first update. Adam Jones, a four-time participant, ranks fourth among outfielders behind Kansas City's Lorenzo Cain, Los Angeles' Mike Trout and Kansas City's Alex Gordon. Jones has received 981,926 votes. Gordon has...
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Albert Pujols Los Angeles Times 23 hours ago

Albert Pujols comes through for Angels in 4-3 win over Padres

The stoicism that cloaks Albert Pujols during a game had vanished, at least for the moment. This was a game-winning moment, a walk-off moment, and Pujols let the world share in his enjoyment.
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Josh Hamilton News-Herald May 25, 2015

Cleveland Indians notes: Josh Hamilton makes 2015 debut with Rangers

Josh Hamilton, the 2010 American League Most Valuable Player, made his 2015 debut May 25, playing left field and batting fifth for the Texas Rangers against the Indians.Hamilton was traded by the Angels to the Rangers on April 27, in the middle of his rehab from right shoulder surgery in February.
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Jose Reyes Toronto Sun May 25, 2015

Return of Reyes a 'real spark' for Blue Jays

SS Jose Reyes was back in the lineup for the first time since April 28, his fractured left rib and muscle strain that had him on the disabled list hopefully a thing of the past.
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Miguel Cabrera Grand Rapids Press May 25, 2015

A's 4, Tigers 0: Detroit dealt first shutout of season after managing just four hits in Oakland

The Tigers have had trouble scoring runs all season. With Miguel Cabrera out of the lineup for the first time this season, things only got worse for the Tigers, who were dealt their first shutout this season. OAKLAND -- No Miguel Cabrera. No runs for the Detroit Tigers. The Tigers have had trouble scoring runs all season. With Cabrera out of the lineup for the first time this season, things only got worse for the Tigers, who were dealt their first shutout this season in a 4-0 series-opening loss to the Oakland A's. It marked the third straight loss for the...
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Josh Hamilton Texas Rangers Blog | Dallas Morning News May 25, 2015

Josh Hamilton in left, hitting fifth for Texas Rangers

CLEVELAND — As expected, Josh Hamilton will hit fifth and play left field in his season debut with the Texas Rangers on Monday against Cleveland at Progressive Field. Hamilton was in left field in the late morning to review with …
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Miguel Cabrera Grand Rapids Press May 25, 2015

Detroit Tigers lineup: Miguel Cabrera gets first day off this season; Hernan Perez starting at first base

For the first time this season, Miguel Cabrera is getting a day off. Super utility player Hernan Perez will get the start at first base today in Detroits series opener against the As. OAKLAND -- For the first time this season, Miguel Cabrera is getting a day off. Super utility player Hernan Perez will get the start at first base today in Detroit's series opener against the Oakland Athletics. He'll start in place of Cabrera who has started the past 45 games. Cabrera is expected to be available off the bench if needed. With Cabrera out of Monday's lineup, J.D....
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Cole Hamels Sons of Steve Garvey May 25, 2015

Cole Hamels / Scott Kazmir Rumors

Rumors about Cole Hamels and / or Scott Kazmir coming to the Dodgers' starting pitching rescue keep abounding; and David Schoenfield of ESPN.com says the asking price is quite high (link insider only): Cole Hamels, LHP Philadelphia Phillies Trade likeliness rating: 4 (on a scale of 1-to-5, with 5 being "gone") Best fit: Dodgers Interested teams: Astros, Blue Jays, Cardinals, Cubs, Dodgers, Red Sox, Yankees Hamels, signed through 2018 with a club option for 2019, is the most valuable pitcher on the trade market because the acquiring club will control him through 2019 at market value....
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Derek Jeter Newark Star-Ledger May 24, 2015

WATCH: Derek Jeter returns, Yankees fans go nuts

Jeter makes first appearance at Yankee Stadium since his 2014 retirement
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Josh Hamilton Texas Rangers Blog | Dallas Morning News May 24, 2015

Josh Hamilton headed to left field, middle of lineup with Texas Rangers

NEW YORK — Texas Rangers manager Jeff Banister is prepared for the return of Josh Hamilton on Monday at Cleveland. Hamilton will play left field, Banister said on Sunday. Banister had not settled on a spot in the order for …

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