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Trevor Story’s slam snagged by former Boston Red Sox LF Jonny Gomes in Monster seats

BOSTON – Red Sox second baseman Trevor Story connected again Friday night – this time with a former Boston player seated atop the Green Monster. Story, who hit three home runs in Boston’s victory Thursday, launched a grand slam to give the Red Sox a 4-0 lead over Seattle in the third inning. Former Red …

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No Scherzer … no problem? How the Mets can weather two months without the injured ace

The New York Mets’ dream start to 2022 has suddenly hit a rough patch. Max Scherzer has hit the injured list for an estimated six-to-eight weeks due to an oblique strain. He joins ace Jacob deGrom, who has been out since the end of spring training due to a stress reaction in his right scapula. …

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Pete Alonso walk-off homer in 10th inning, Mets beat Cardinals

NEW YORK – Pete Alonso was not thinking about Max Scherzer’s oblique injury when he stepped to the plate in the 10th inning on Thursday afternoon, any more than he was considering Francisco Lindor’s form at the plate or the forecast of impending snow in Denver. These are all issues relevant to the team, but …

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Even without Juan Soto, MLB trade market is well stocked

Last year’s trade deadline was a thrill-a-minute thanks to the Cubs and Nationals deciding late to sell, and having significant pieces to deal. It’s unlikely we can match a deadline where Max Scherzer, Trea Turner, both halves of Bryzzo (Kris Bryant / Anthony Rizzo) and so many other name players were dealt. The Nats look …

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Baltimore Orioles star Trey Mancini agrees with Aaron Judge’s criticism of Camden Yards’ dimensions, says’ no hitters like it, myself included ‘

Aaron Judge became the latest hitter to criticize the new pitcher-friendly dimensions at Camden Yards in Baltimore, and Orioles veteran Trey Mancini seems to agree with the New York Yankees slugger. After losing a would-be home run that bounced off the top of the newly constructed high wall in left field Tuesday night, Judge told …

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Alex Rodriguez joins PFL as an investor, board of directors member

LOS ANGELES – Baseball great Alex Rodriguez is taking a swing at mixed martial arts as an investor and board member for the Professional Fighters League. The PFL announced the addition of the former New York Yankees superstar to its board of directors Thursday. Rodriguez’s investment is part of what the PFL says is $ …

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