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Padres Jolt M.L.B. With Bold Moves to Set Up World Series Run

Padres Jolt M.L.B. With Bold Moves to Set Up World Series Run

Padres Jolt M.L.B. With Bold Moves to Set Up World Series Run Padres Jolt M.L.B. With Bold Moves to Set Up World Series Run The San Diego Padres, long one of Major League Baseball’s quietest teams, jolted the sport this week. The Padres grabbed two elite pitchers, swelling the franchise’s payroll at a time of deep financial uncertainty in the …

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M.L.B. Will Add Negro Leagues to Official Records

M.L.B. Will Add Negro Leagues to Official Records

M.L.B. Will Add Negro Leagues to Official Records M.L.B. Will Add Negro Leagues to Official Records The Negro leagues have a rich and celebrated history. With a number of the leagues’ players in the Baseball Hall of Fame, and widespread acknowledgment that stars like Satchel Paige and Josh Gibson would easily have dominated had their primes come in the integrated …

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An Open Letter to Justin Turner and M.L.B.

An Open Letter to Justin Turner and M.L.B.

An Open Letter to Justin Turner and M.L.B. An Open Letter to Justin Turner and M.L.B. Justin Turner, it’s time for you to apologize. I lived in Los Angeles long enough to know how much you mean to the Dodgers — and to L.A. baseball fans who have watched you, a native Southern Californian, become the late-blooming linchpin of a …

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Live MLB Playoffs Scores and Tracker Updates

Live MLB Playoffs Scores and Tracker Updates

Live MLB Playoffs Scores and Tracker Updates Live MLB Playoffs Scores and Tracker Updates Welcome to a Marathon Day of Playoff Baseball It is Day 2 of the 2020 Major League Baseball postseason, and it is a doozy: An orgiastic, 13-hour baseball-a-thon, with an unprecedented series of eight playoff games on a virtual conveyor belt of high-stakes action. It starts …

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Pandemic, Unrest, Fires? An M.L.B. Rookie Still Smashes Home Runs

Pandemic, Unrest, Fires? An M.L.B. Rookie Still Smashes Home Runs

Pandemic, Unrest, Fires? An M.L.B. Rookie Still Smashes Home Runs Pandemic, Unrest, Fires? An M.L.B. Rookie Still Smashes Home Runs Along with the rest of the world, athletes have had their careers upended by the coronavirus pandemic. They are giving The New York Times an intimate look at their journeys in periodic installments through the rest of the year. Read …

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M.L.B. Tightens Virus Protocols Again in Wake of Outbreaks

M.L.B. Tightens Virus Protocols Again in Wake of Outbreaks

M.L.B. Tightens Virus Protocols Again in Wake of Outbreaks M.L.B. Tightens Virus Protocols Again in Wake of Outbreaks “We’ve basically been wearing masks all the time anyway,” Pittsburgh Pirates pitcher Steven Brault said Thursday. “This will just add a little bit more, but it’s really not going to change much. You’re still not wearing it out on the field. As …

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As the Virus Spreads Through M.L.B., So Does Frustration

As the Virus Spreads Through M.L.B., So Does Frustration

As the Virus Spreads Through M.L.B., So Does Frustration As the Virus Spreads Through M.L.B., So Does Frustration “If there’s any group that understands the seriousness of what we’re dealing with, it’s our group, because we’ve seen how it’s gone through our clubhouse,” Jeter said. “We’ve talked to our guys once again about the importance of being disciplined on the …

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Miami Marlins Outbreak Wreaks Havoc on M.L.B. Schedule

Miami Marlins Outbreak Wreaks Havoc on M.L.B. Schedule

Miami Marlins Outbreak Wreaks Havoc on M.L.B. Schedule Miami Marlins Outbreak Wreaks Havoc on M.L.B. Schedule “I can tell you we’re going to do everything in our power to do everything the right way and play baseball as long as we can, and if something changes, it changes,” he said. “We’re looking forward to playing the Orioles tomorrow.” That is …

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On Opening Day, a Rarity for M.L.B.: Support for Black Lives Matter

On Opening Day, a Rarity for M.L.B.: Support for Black Lives Matter

On Opening Day, a Rarity for M.L.B.: Support for Black Lives Matter On Opening Day, a Rarity for M.L.B.: Support for Black Lives Matter WASHINGTON — The 200-yard black cloth stretched along the foul lines, starting at one edge of the outfield, wrapping around home plate and extending to the other side of the diamond. It was held by coaches …

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M.L.B. Expands Playoffs for 2020 Season

M.L.B. Expands Playoffs for 2020 Season

M.L.B. Expands Playoffs for 2020 Season M.L.B. Expands Playoffs for 2020 Season “It’s a different kind of year, it’s a shortened year, and I think it’d be a great way to keep fan bases engaged throughout the entire season,” Yelich told reporters. “If you had eight teams from each league making it, you’d have a really tight race all the …

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