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  1. Sport - Other Sport - BASEBALL

    Total replay for Major League Baseball

    Posted Mar 29th 2014, 09:17pm by AP

    ... own power supply in case of a blackout- with batteries as a second auxiliary- and a stand-alone heating, ventilation and air conditioning system that keeps the temperature at 22 degrees ... on Robinson Cano's two-out tag of Omar Infante at second base in the AL championship series, calling the runner safe. Detroit went on to win game two and sweep the Yankees. "That's when ...

  2. Sport - Other Sport - BASEBALL

    Don Mattingly sore at Los Angeles Dodgers despite wins in Sydney

    Posted Mar 23rd 2014, 08:49pm by Reuters

    ... your starting pitching is this good. "You really don't want to let teams back into games." Ryu, in his second year in the major leagues, took the win after giving up two hits ...

  3. Sport - Other Sport - BASEBALL

    Bases loaded with familiar faces as MLB season opens

    Posted Mar 21st 2014, 09:23pm by APSPT

    ... of the West teams. Los Angeles' biggest deal of the off season was a US$215 million, seven-year contract for their own Clayton Kershaw, who won the NL Cy Young Award for the second time in three ...

  4. Sport - Other Sport - BASEBALL

    Los Angeles Dodgers hold on to pitcher Clayton Kershaw with record deal

    Posted Jan 16th 2014, 09:56am by AP

    ... with the Yankees in 2007, he joined the team in June and actually made US$17.4 million. The Dodgers had baseball’s second-highest payroll at the end of the 2013 regular season – more than US$236 million. ... 12 years), Los Angeles Angels first baseman Albert Pujols (US$240 million over 10 years) and Seattle second baseman Robinson Cano (US$240 million over 10 years). A left-hander who turns 26 ...

  5. Sport - Other Sport - BASEBALL

    Miguel Cabrera wins second consecutive American League Most Valuable Player Award

    Posted Nov 15th 2013, 10:22am

    ... Detroit slugger beats out the Angels' Mike Trout again, while the Pirates' Andrew McCutchen is a runaway winner in NL race Detroit Tigers slugger Miguel Cabrera won his second ... something like that.” Cabrera, 30, prevailed for the second consecutive year over Los Angeles Angels outfielder Mike Trout, with slugger Chris Davis of the Baltimore Orioles finishing third. “This ...

  6. Sport - Other Sport - BASEBALL

    MLB starts process of eliminating home-plate collisions

    Posted Dec 14th 2013, 10:34pm by APSPT

    ... be sorted out, such as what should happen if a catcher blocks the plate without the ball? "The exact language and how exactly the rule will be enforced is subject to final determination," ... torn ligaments in his ankle, an injury that ended his season. Posey returned to win the NL batting title and MVP award in 2012, when he led the Giants to their second World Series title ...

  7. Sport - Other Sport - BASEBALL

    Major League to ban home-plate collisions

    Posted Dec 12th 2013, 01:56pm

    ... plough through. A new rule could ban catchers from blocking home plate and insist that runners have to slide into home if there is a play at the plate. “The exact language and how exactly ...

  8. Comment - Sport - BASEBALL

    Fighting dirty: A-Rod v Major League Baseball

    Posted Nov 09th 2013, 06:55pm by NYT

    ... meanwhile, had a target of their own. They had received a tip that Robert Manfred, the league's second-in-command behind commissioner Bud Selig, had apparently been speaking indiscreetly about ... who might have known about players receiving treatment. Selig, growing frustrated, decided to hire a second team of private investigators- without telling MLB's in-house investigative ...

  9. Sport - BASEBALL

    The Dodgers' Kershaw overwhelms his opposition to claim National League Cy Young Award

    Posted Nov 14th 2013, 09:44am

    ... a feeling!! Can’t wait to get my hands on this trophy!!” It was the second Cy Young for 25-year-old Kershaw, following his selection in 2011. The left-hander, who pairs a knee-buckling curveball ... Young honour,” said Dodgers Hall of Famer Sandy Koufax, who won Cy Young Awards in 1963, 1965 and 1966. “This is the second of many more to come. He’s got quite a future ahead of him.” Adam ...

  10. Sport - Other Sport - BASEBALL

    Rare obstruction call gives Cardinals dramatic win over Red Sox

    Posted Oct 27th 2013, 09:13pm by Reuters

    ... finish to game three of the World Series. The confusing ending gave St Louis a 2-1 lead in the best-of-seven Fall Classic. With men on second and third and one out, and the infield drawn in, second baseman Dustin Pedroia made a sprawling stop of Jon Jay's grounder and fired home for an out. Catcher Jarrod Saltalamacchi threw to third to try to catch Allen Craig advancing. ...




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