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Angels, Maybin give Jays the slip

As Friday night morphed into Saturday morning, Los Angeles Angels right-hander Jesse Chavez jogged from the dugout to the bullpen at Angel Stadium to warm up. After exhausting its standard configuration of relievers, his team needed him late in its extra-innings loss to the Toronto Blue Jays.

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Inside the data-driven throwing program that helped revive Dan Straily's career

Dan Straily wore street clothes and a big smile when he walked into a nondescript warehouse-turned-workout facility in an industrial park outside Seattle last week. He visited for pleasure, not business, to say hello to some of the minds who have helped make him the pitcher he is today and to show Miami Marlins coaches Juan Nieves and Ed Lucas a significant piece of his past two offseasons.

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Cubs keep rolling, crush Pirates 14-3

Addison Russell set a career high with four hits, Jason Heyward homered for the third time in four games and drove in four runs as the Chicago Cubs jumped on the Pittsburgh Pirates early in a 14-3 victory.







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Fireflies manager Jose Leger discusses team's struggles against Lexington

Lexington defeated Columbia Fireflies 4-0. It was second time in last three games the Fireflies were shut out.
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Fireflies manager Jose Leger discusses team's struggles against Lexington 1:23

Fireflies manager Jose Leger discusses team's struggles against Lexington

Fireflies manager Jose Leger discusses team's struggles against Lexington 1:23

Fireflies manager Jose Leger discusses team's struggles against Lexington

Jose Leger recaps Fireflies' 2-0 loss to Lexington 1:31

Jose Leger recaps Fireflies' 2-0 loss to Lexington

Tim Tebow's progress following seven-game road trip 0:54

Tim Tebow's progress following seven-game road trip