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Determined Ohtani charging back into 2-way role for Angels

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Shohei Ohtani is doing twice as much work as his Los Angeles Angels teammates again, and he’s thrilled about it. The…

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Eyeing social change, Pirates star Josh Bell finds his voice

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Josh Bell wanted to make a statement with his actions, a way to channel the disgust the Pittsburgh Pirates first baseman felt…

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Dodgers pitcher Price won’t play this year because of virus

Dodgers pitcher David Price will not play this season because of concerns over the coronavirus pandemic, delaying his Los Angeles debut until next year. The…

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Competitive environment crucial for young Tigers

DETROIT (AP) — Grayson Greiner compared it to college, and JaCoby Jones wonders if it’s possible to make this training camp a little more ……

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Royals’ Salvador Pérez tests positive for COVID-19

Royals catcher Salvador Pérez announced Saturday that he tested positive for COVID-19 but is asymptomatic and in good spirits. In a video posted to the…

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Yankees pitcher Tanaka hit in head by Stanton line drive

NEW YORK (AP) — Yankees pitcher Masahiro Tanaka was hit in the head by a line drive off the bat of slugger Giancarlo Stanton during…

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Atlanta Braves give no indication of considering name change

ATLANTA (AP) — With teams in two sports taking a second look at names deemed offensive to Native Americans, the Atlanta Braves on Saturday gave…

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Braves star Freeman, 3 others test positive for virus

ATLANTA (AP) — Atlanta Braves four-time All-Star Freddie Freeman, reliever Will Smith and two teammates have tested positive for the coronavirus. Manager Brian Snitker said…

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Cleveland Indians look into changing name amid pressure

CLEVELAND (AP) — Amid new pressure sparked by a national movement to correct racial wrongdoings, the Cleveland Indians said they will review their long-debated nickname….

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31 MLB players, 7 staff test positive for COVID-19

NEW YORK — Thirty-one Major League Baseball players and seven staff members tested positive for COVID-19 during intake for the resumption of training, a rate…

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