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Nationals' Stephen Strasburg's aching elbow is not a season-ending injury, team says
Washington Nationals pitcher Stephen Strasburg, who left his start Wednesday in the third inning because of discomfort in the back of his right elbow, has a strained flexor mass and there is no timetable for his return.  Paul Lessard, Washington’s director of athletic training,  says the injury...
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Travis d’Arnaud can’t do one simple thing, and it’s killing Mets
PORT ST. LUCIE — In his quest to throw out base runners this spring, the Mets’ starting catcher is still Travis d’Ar-Nope. A rough spring for d’Arnaud throwing the ball was underscored Friday, when the Astros were successful in all four of their stolen base attempts against Noah Syndergaard and d’Arnaud in the Mets’ 2-0...
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Los Angeles Dodgers re-sign 2B Chase Utley at 38
The Sports Xchange The Los Angeles Dodgers officially re-signed second baseman Chase Utley to a one-year contract on Saturday.
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Los Angeles Dodgers re-sign Chase Utley, bring in two more
Alex ButlerFeb. 11 (UPI) -- Six-time All-Star Chase Utley is returning to the Los Angeles Dodgers in 2017.
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Mastrodonato: Where the 2017 Red Sox will be different
There will be familiar faces, but don’t expect a familiar brand of baseball.Losing David Ortiz and adding Chris Sale are two of the most impactful offseason changes any team endured this winter. And while the Red Sox still return the majority of their roster from a year ago, the few drastic changes could have widespread impacts on the product on the field.Here are five ways in which the Red Sox should look different in 2017:Fan favorites on the mound
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Store damaged after unsuccessful ATM theft in Houston
A Shell station on the Katy Freeway was left heavily damaged after three men attempted to steal an ATM early Thursday morning, Houston Police said.
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Brissett would make Pats history as first black QB to start
BOSTON – From his den in Huntsville, Ala., Onree Jackson will quietly root to see Jacoby Brissett under center when he watches New England host Houston tonight.Almost 50 years have passed, but Jackson still remembers his excitement when he was drafted out of Alabama AandM in 1969 by the Boston Pat...
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Tigers down Indians 9-5 in Cleveland, Cabrera nets 2500th career hit

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GM defends Tebow signing
General Manager Sandy Alderson defended the New York Mets’ minor league deal with Tim Tebow, saying it wasn’t about merchandising. The popular but controversial former NFL quarterback, who’s trying to start a baseball career, received a $100,000 signing bonus, which Alderson said wouldn’t be practical...
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