Archive for July, 2013

Alvarez leads Marlins to 3-2 win over Mets (The SportsXchange)

By at 31 July, 2013, 10:40 pm

MIAMI – Henderson Alvarez did just about everything well Wednesday night — he pitched, hit, ran and fielded his position superbly.

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Marlins 3, Mets 2 (The SportsXchange)

By at 31 July, 2013, 9:20 pm

MIAMI – Henderson Alvarez pitched a strong game and rookies Jake Marisnick and Christian Yelich provided key extra-base hits to lead the Miami Marlins to a 3-2 win over the New York Mets Wednesday night at Marlins Park.

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Trade deadline winners and losers (Yahoo! Sports)

By at 31 July, 2013, 5:50 pm

Adding Jake Peavy is a boost for the Boston Red Sox, while the San Francisco Giants standing pat is nothing short of curious.

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Hunter drives in three as Tigers trounce Nationals 11-1 (The SportsXchange)

By at 31 July, 2013, 5:00 pm

DETROIT — Torii Hunter had no intention of stopping as he rounded second base during his last at-bat on Wednesday.

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Tigers 11, Nationals 1 (The SportsXchange)

By at 31 July, 2013, 3:20 pm

DETROIT — Torii Hunter had four hits, including his 11th homer, and drove in three runs and the Detroit Tigers recorded two five-run innings as they won their fifth straight with an 11-1 romp past the Washington Nationals on Wednesday at Comerica Park.

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Tigers 11, Nationals 1 (The SportsXchange)

By at 31 July, 2013, 3:20 pm

DETROIT — Torii Hunter had four hits, including his 11th homer, and drove in three runs and the Detroit Tigers recorded two five-run innings as they won their fifth straight with an 11-1 romp past the Washington Nationals on Wednesday at Comerica Park.

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All quiet with Rangers, Yankees, Giants; one more deal on way (NBC Sports)

By at 31 July, 2013, 3:01 pm

4:20 p.m. EDT: Sadly, oh so very sadly, that last deal may have been Drew Butera from the Twins to the Dodgers for a player to be named. 4:15 p.m. EDT: Per ESPN.com’s Jayson Stark, there is still one more pre-deadline deal to be announced. /// Yahoo! Sports’ Tim Brown and FOXSports.com’s Ken Rosenthal both…

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Closers in Waiting (Rotoworld)

By at 31 July, 2013, 12:51 pm

The trade deadline may not have changed much, but relievers are still trading places.

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The Mets have nothing going on (NBC Sports)

By at 31 July, 2013, 11:11 am

For the second year in a row, the Mets are prepared to sit out the trade deadline, according to the New York Post’s Joel Sherman, even as they seem well on their way to a fifth straight sub-.500 season. The Mets haven’t shown any interest in moving pieces like closer Bobby Parnell and second baseman…

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Nationals-Tigers Preview (The Associated Press)

By at 31 July, 2013, 9:55 am

The last time Justin Verlander’s ERA was this poor this late in a season, he was finishing off a disappointing 2008 campaign that marks the worst of his career.

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