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LEADING OFF: Hicks a hit for Tigers, Blach set…

LEADING OFF: Hicks a hit in early test with Tigers, Blach set for another matchup with Kershaw, Keuchel bouncing back well, Yankees and Red Sox resume rivalry

Thames hits 9th, 10th HRs as Brewers beat Reds 11…

Eric Thames homered twice to raise his major league-leading total to 10, Hernan Perez added a three-run shot, Matt Garza pitched for the first time this season and the Milwaukee Brewers beat the Cincinnati Reds 11-7

Lovullo: Zack set a great tone for us

Torey Lovullo praises Zack Greinke's effort in the D-backs' 7-6 win over the Padres.

Owings takes Goldschmidt's place in lineup, belts…

Chris Owings' first career grand slam powers D-backs to 7-6 win over Padres.

Ichiro Becomes Oldest Player in Ten Years to Hit…

At 43 years, 179 days old, Ichiro Suzuki became the oldest player to homer since Julio Franco (48 years old) in 2007.

Red Sox pitcher Barnes suspended 4 games for…

Red Sox pitcher Matt Barnes has been suspended four games and fined for throwing a fastball past the head of Baltimore star Manny Machado. The commissioner's office issued the penalty Monday

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Tim Tebow has his best week in minors with 6 hits

Tim Tebow has his best week in the minors, showing some consistency at the plate with two multi-hit games for the Columbia Fireflies

Absences of Marte, Bumgarner could shake up NL

The Pittsburgh Pirates and San Francisco Giants will both have to overcome some significant adversity to contend for the postseason after losing two of the National League's top players this past week

Greinke fans 11 in win over Padres

Zack Greinke's slider was sharp as he matched his Diamondbacks high with 11 strikeouts vs. the Padres.

Hosmer frustrated with Royals' lack of offense…

Eric Hosmer says the Royals will keep grinding and hopefully will break out of this slump soon.

Yost: Royals frustrated with start of season

Ned Yost is hopeful the Royals will break out of their current slump soon.

Hazen: Starting pitching sets tone for D-backs…

General manager Mike Hazen joins Todd Walsh for a discussion of the D-backs' strong start to the 2017 season.

Shelby Miller: I don't think it's a big issue

Shelby Miller doesn't believe there is any significant injury after being removed from Sunday's game with forearm tightness.

Lovullo: 'We're going to be optimistic' with…

Torey Lovullo discusses Shelby Miller's forearm tightness and Sunday's loss to the Dodgers.

MLB Power Rankings: A major shake-up in the top 10

3 weeks into the MLB season, we're starting to see some separation. Here's a look at the shaken-up top: 10. Dodgers: Batters need to stop getting cut down so often by lefty pitchers. 9. Tigers: They may fall out of the top 10 with Miguel Cabrera (groin) on the 10-day DL. 8. Red Sox: Offense has yet to take flight and Pablo Sandoval's .213/.269/.377 slash line isn't helping. 7. Yankees: Aaron Judge hit five homers this past week — several which are yet to land. 6. Indians: Corey Kluber is back on track after a complete game shutout against the White Sox. 5. Rockies: The bullpen has been dominant so far this season, posting a 2.76 ERA and 2.08 FIP. 4. Cubs: The defending champs didn't get a single qual

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Florida Midday Minute: Rays begin series vs…

Chris Archer takes the mound as the Tampa Bay Rays begin a three-game series in Baltimore, while the Miami Marlins have an off day.

Daily Fantasy Baseball Advice - April 24

John Halpin shares his top fantasy baseball plays and DFS strategy for April 24.

3 things you need to know about your Padres

Your favorite players give you some inside information.

Get to know Padres hitting coach Alan Zinter…

Alan Zinter chats with Michelle Margaux while doing some Yoga.

FSSD partners with local ball fields to improve…

The funding with support a number items to improve 7 facilities in San Diego County.

Chris Archer takes mound as Rays begin road trip…

The Tampa Bay Rays send right-hander Chris Archer to the mound Monday night as they begin their road trip with a three-game series against the Baltimore Orioles.

Fresh off series win, Marlins get day off before…

After coming up with a series win over the Padres, the Miami Marlins get a day off Monday before opening up a three-game set against the Phillies in Philadelphia.

Tom Koehler: It's going to take wins like this to…

Miami Marlins right-hander Tom Koehler says a successful season is built on gutting wins sometimes, like the team did Sunday evening against the Padres.

Don Mattingly on Marlins' rally: You never know…

Miami Marlins manager Don Mattingly discusses the team rallying back to beat the Padres on Sunday to win the three-game series.

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Justin Bour: We're a team that do a lot of damage…

Miami Marlins first baseman Justin Bour sits down with Jessica Blaylock to discuss the team's victory over the Padres on Sunday evening.

Matheny on ejection: 'Apparently, I said…

Mike Matheny was ejected from Sunday's game against the Brewers.

Leake drives in two runs in Cardinals win over…

Mike Leake: "Being able to come up and get two RBIs for the team is nice."