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Reds draft pick Tyler Stephenson explains his epic bat flip

With the 11th overall pick in the 2015 MLB draft, the Cincinnati Reds selected catcher Tyler Stephenson from Kennesaw Mountain High School of Kennesaw, Ga. Does that name ring a bell? Well it should. But just in case you forgot, allow … Continued

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Reds draft pick Tyler Stephenson explains his epic bat flip

With the 11th overall pick in the 2015 MLB draft, the Cincinnati Reds selected catcher Tyler Stephenson from Kennesaw Mountain High School of Kennesaw, Ga. Does that name ring a bell? Well it should. But just in case you forgot, allow … Continued

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An Orioles victory at an empty ballpark

The Orioles scored six runs in the first inning off Jeff Samardzija on Wednesday afternoon. Chris Davis blasted a three-run homer 414 feet on to Eutaw Street. Ubaldo Jimenez allowed just two unearned runs over seven innings pitched. And no … Continued

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An Orioles victory at an empty ballpark

The Orioles scored six runs in the first inning off Jeff Samardzija on Wednesday afternoon. Chris Davis blasted a three-run homer 414 feet on to Eutaw Street. Ubaldo Jimenez allowed just two unearned runs over seven innings pitched. And no … Continued

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On the road with MLB Network Radio’s Spring Training Tour

MLB Network Radio is on the road again, hitting all 30 clubs in 26 days! SiriusXM’s 24/7 baseball talk channel is on the ground in Arizona and Florida, bringing you a close-up look at your favorite team’s spring training camp. Check out … Continued

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On the road with MLB Network Radio’s Spring Training Tour

MLB Network Radio is on the road again, hitting all 30 clubs in 26 days! SiriusXM’s 24/7 baseball talk channel is on the ground in Arizona and Florida, bringing you a close-up look at your favorite team’s spring training camp. Check out … Continued

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VOTE NOW for the top 5 MLB games of 2014

The 2014 MLB season was full of memorable games, from no-hitters, to Derek Jeter‘s final game in New York, to Game 7 of the World Series. To celebrate a fantastic season of baseball, MLB Network Radio will be airing the … Continued

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VOTE NOW for the top 5 MLB games of 2014

The 2014 MLB season was full of memorable games, from no-hitters, to Derek Jeter‘s final game in New York, to Game 7 of the World Series. To celebrate a fantastic season of baseball, MLB Network Radio will be airing the … Continued

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John Schuerholz and John Hart discuss Braves future on MLB Network Radio

After being officially eliminated from postseason contention, the Atlanta Braves fired general manager Frank Wren on Monday. Team president John Schuerholz announced the decision at a press conference at Turner Field. Atlanta’s struggles this season have been well documented. Prior … Continued

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John Schuerholz and John Hart discuss Braves future on MLB Network Radio

After being officially eliminated from postseason contention, the Atlanta Braves fired general manager Frank Wren on Monday. Team president John Schuerholz announced the decision at a press conference at Turner Field. Atlanta’s struggles this season have been well documented. Prior … Continued

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Adam Jones, Andy MacPhail react to Orioles winning AL East

For the first time since 1997, the Baltimore Orioles are champions of the American League East. Tuesday night in Baltimore, the O’s defeated the Toronto Blue Jays 8-2 to pick up their 91st win of the season and advance to … Continued

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Adam Jones, Andy MacPhail react to Orioles winning AL East

For the first time since 1997, the Baltimore Orioles are champions of the American League East. Tuesday night in Baltimore, the O’s defeated the Toronto Blue Jays 8-2 to pick up their 91st win of the season and advance to … Continued

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Jim Edmonds reflects on Jack Buck’s emotional poem following 9/11

For many, Major League Baseball provided the temporary distraction that America needed following the terrorist attacks on Sept. 11, 2001. The country needed something to take their minds off of this horrible tragedy, something to help everyone return to some … Continued

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Jim Edmonds reflects on Jack Buck’s emotional poem following 9/11

For many, Major League Baseball provided the temporary distraction that America needed following the terrorist attacks on Sept. 11, 2001. The country needed something to take their minds off of this horrible tragedy, something to help everyone return to some … Continued

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Matt Williams on Drew Storen’s return to 9th inning dominance

The date is Oct. 12, 2012. The ballpark is packed to capacity on a chilly night in our nation’s capital as the NL East champion Washington Nationals are just an out away from advancing the the Championship Series for the first time since … Continued

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Matt Williams on Drew Storen’s return to 9th inning dominance

The date is Oct. 12, 2012. The ballpark is packed to capacity on a chilly night in our nation’s capital as the NL East champion Washington Nationals are just an out away from advancing the the Championship Series for the first time since … Continued

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Lance Lynn looks back on his days in the Little League World Series

Every year, the sports world turns its attention to South Williamsport, Penn., for one of the most watched and anticipated baseball tournaments of the year. To those that aren’t familiar with the event, it may come as a surprise that there … Continued

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Lance Lynn looks back on his days in the Little League World Series

Every year, the sports world turns its attention to South Williamsport, Penn., for one of the most watched and anticipated baseball tournaments of the year. To those that aren’t familiar with the event, it may come as a surprise that there … Continued

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MLB Network Radio Dissects Epic Trade Deadline Day

When baseball fans woke up on Thursday morning, they had no idea what kind of day the trade deadline had in store for them. Early speculation made it seem that 2014 would be a repeat of last year’s somewhat slow … Continued

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MLB Network Radio Dissects Epic Trade Deadline Day

When baseball fans woke up on Thursday morning, they had no idea what kind of day the trade deadline had in store for them. Early speculation made it seem that 2014 would be a repeat of last year’s somewhat slow … Continued

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What the ‘coolest thing’ of All-Star selection is to Todd Frazier

After being shut out in the 2013 All-Star game, the National League looks to bounce back and pick up their fourth victory in five years against the American League in the 2014 mid-summer classic. Rosters were announced on Sunday night; … Continued

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What the ‘coolest thing’ of All-Star selection is to Todd Frazier

After being shut out in the 2013 All-Star game, the National League looks to bounce back and pick up their fourth victory in five years against the American League in the 2014 mid-summer classic. Rosters were announced on Sunday night; … Continued

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Managers assess Rule 7.13 on MLB Network Radio

One of the biggest controversies and conversation starters in Major League Baseball this season has been Rule 7.13, which was adopted this season on an experimental basis to protect catchers. Under Rule 7.13, a runner “may not deviate from his … Continued

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Managers assess Rule 7.13 on MLB Network Radio

One of the biggest controversies and conversation starters in Major League Baseball this season has been Rule 7.13, which was adopted this season on an experimental basis to protect catchers. Under Rule 7.13, a runner “may not deviate from his … Continued

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Astros GM Jeff Luhnow visits MLB Network Radio’s D.C. studio

Wednesday afternoon, Astros general manager Jeff Luhnow stopped by the SiriusXM studios in Washington, D.C., and sat down for a live interview with Mike Ferrin on Power Alley. It was Luhnow’s second sit-down interview in D.C. on MLB Network Radio; … Continued

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Astros GM Jeff Luhnow visits MLB Network Radio’s D.C. studio

Wednesday afternoon, Astros general manager Jeff Luhnow stopped by the SiriusXM studios in Washington, D.C., and sat down for a live interview with Mike Ferrin on Power Alley. It was Luhnow’s second sit-down interview in D.C. on MLB Network Radio; … Continued

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MLB Network Radio remembers Don Zimmer

Don Zimmer was a baseball lifer. He signed with the Brooklyn Dodgers in 1949 and played for six franchises in the U.S. When his playing days were over, Zimmer managed the Padres, Red Sox, Rangers and Cubs from the early … Continued

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MLB Network Radio remembers Don Zimmer

Don Zimmer was a baseball lifer. He signed with the Brooklyn Dodgers in 1949 and played for six franchises in the U.S. When his playing days were over, Zimmer managed the Padres, Red Sox, Rangers and Cubs from the early … Continued

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Might Ryan Zimmerman move to the outfield? Matt Williams weighs in

The Washington Nationals have been without their All-Star third baseman since mid-April, when Ryan Zimmerman hit the disabled list with a broken thumb. In his place, 23-year-old Anthony Rendon has played admirably at the hot corner, hitting .267/.315/.444 with five home runs … Continued

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Might Ryan Zimmerman move to the outfield? Matt Williams weighs in

The Washington Nationals have been without their All-Star third baseman since mid-April, when Ryan Zimmerman hit the disabled list with a broken thumb. In his place, 23-year-old Anthony Rendon has played admirably at the hot corner, hitting .267/.315/.444 with five home runs … Continued

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Jose Fernandez injury: Reaction from MLB Network Radio guests, analysts

The 2014 season may end up becoming the Year of the Tommy John Surgery. On Friday, Marlins ace Jose Fernandez underwent ulnar collateral ligament reconstruction after leaving his May 9 start in San Diego with elbow pain. Fernandez had quickly become one … Continued

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Jose Fernandez injury: Reaction from MLB Network Radio guests, analysts

The 2014 season may end up becoming the Year of the Tommy John Surgery. On Friday, Marlins ace Jose Fernandez underwent ulnar collateral ligament reconstruction after leaving his May 9 start in San Diego with elbow pain. Fernandez had quickly become one … Continued

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MLB Network Radio reacts to Michael Pineda’s pine tar suspension

Major League Baseball has spoken: Yankees starting pitcher Michael Pineda was suspended 10 games for using a foreign substance in Wednesday night’s game against the Boston Red Sox. The Yankees righty was ejected in the second inning after Red Sox manager John … Continued

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MLB Network Radio reacts to Michael Pineda’s pine tar suspension

Major League Baseball has spoken: Yankees starting pitcher Michael Pineda was suspended 10 games for using a foreign substance in Wednesday night’s game against the Boston Red Sox. The Yankees righty was ejected in the second inning after Red Sox manager John … Continued

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St. Louis Cardinals 2014 spring training report from MLB Network Radio

MLB Network Radio‘s Spring Training Tour rolled into Jupiter, Florida, on Wednesday as Jim Duquette and Mike Ferrin visited with the St. Louis Cardinals. St. Louis Cardinals 2014 outlook The goals are always lofty in St. Louis. The 2013 NL Pennant … Continued

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St. Louis Cardinals 2014 spring training report from MLB Network Radio

MLB Network Radio‘s Spring Training Tour rolled into Jupiter, Florida, on Wednesday as Jim Duquette and Mike Ferrin visited with the St. Louis Cardinals. St. Louis Cardinals 2014 outlook The goals are always lofty in St. Louis. The 2013 NL Pennant … Continued

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Seattle Mariners 2014 spring training report from MLB Network Radio

MLB Network Radio‘s Spring Training Tour rolled into Peoria, Ariz., on Saturday, where Jim Bowden and Casey Stern visited with the Seattle Mariners. Seattle Mariners 2014 outlook Jack Zduriencik’s Mariners made the biggest splash of the offseason, signing free agent … Continued

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Seattle Mariners 2014 spring training report from MLB Network Radio

MLB Network Radio‘s Spring Training Tour rolled into Peoria, Ariz., on Saturday, where Jim Bowden and Casey Stern visited with the Seattle Mariners. Seattle Mariners 2014 outlook Jack Zduriencik’s Mariners made the biggest splash of the offseason, signing free agent … Continued

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Atlanta Braves 2014 spring training report from MLB Network Radio

MLB Network Radio‘s Spring Training Tour rolled into Lake Buena Vista, Fla., on Saturday, where Jim Duquette and Mike Ferrin visited with the Atlanta Braves. Atlanta Braves 2014 outlook It’s been a difficult few days for the Atlanta Braves who … Continued

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Atlanta Braves 2014 spring training report from MLB Network Radio

MLB Network Radio‘s Spring Training Tour rolled into Lake Buena Vista, Fla., on Saturday, where Jim Duquette and Mike Ferrin visited with the Atlanta Braves. Atlanta Braves 2014 outlook It’s been a difficult few days for the Atlanta Braves who … Continued

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Chicago White Sox 2014 spring training report from MLB Network Radio

MLB Network Radio‘s Spring Training Tour rolled into Glendale, Ariz., on Friday, where Jim Bowden and Casey Stern visited with the Chicago White Sox. Chicago White Sox 2014 outlook Robin Ventura‘s White Sox are optimistic about a bounce back season … Continued

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Chicago White Sox 2014 spring training report from MLB Network Radio

MLB Network Radio‘s Spring Training Tour rolled into Glendale, Ariz., on Friday, where Jim Bowden and Casey Stern visited with the Chicago White Sox. Chicago White Sox 2014 outlook Robin Ventura‘s White Sox are optimistic about a bounce back season … Continued

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Los Angeles Angels 2014 spring training report from MLB Network Radio

MLB Network Radio‘s Spring Training Tour rolled into Tempe, Ariz., on Thursday, where Jim Bowden and Casey Stern visited with the Los Angeles Angels. Los Angeles Angels 2014 outlook Mike Scioscia‘s Angels finished strong in 2013, but ended up behind … Continued

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Los Angeles Angels 2014 spring training report from MLB Network Radio

MLB Network Radio‘s Spring Training Tour rolled into Tempe, Ariz., on Thursday, where Jim Bowden and Casey Stern visited with the Los Angeles Angels. Los Angeles Angels 2014 outlook Mike Scioscia‘s Angels finished strong in 2013, but ended up behind … Continued

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Cleveland Indians 2014 spring training report from MLB Network Radio

MLB Network Radio‘s Spring Training Tour rolled into Goodyear, Ariz., on Wednesday, where Jim Bowden and Casey Stern visited with the Cleveland Indians.   Cleveland Indians 2014 outlook In his first year in Cleveland, manager Terry Francona took the Indians … Continued

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Cleveland Indians 2014 spring training report from MLB Network Radio

MLB Network Radio‘s Spring Training Tour rolled into Goodyear, Ariz., on Wednesday, where Jim Bowden and Casey Stern visited with the Cleveland Indians.   Cleveland Indians 2014 outlook In his first year in Cleveland, manager Terry Francona took the Indians … Continued

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Arizona Diamondbacks 2014 spring training report from MLB Network Radio

MLB Network Radio‘s Spring Training Tour rolled into Scottsdale, Ariz., on Tuesday, where Casey Stern visited with the Arizona Diamondbacks. Arizona Diamondbacks 2014 outlook While the Dodgers and Giants seem to grab most of the NL West’s headlines, the Arizona … Continued

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Arizona Diamondbacks 2014 spring training report from MLB Network Radio

MLB Network Radio‘s Spring Training Tour rolled into Scottsdale, Ariz., on Tuesday, where Casey Stern visited with the Arizona Diamondbacks. Arizona Diamondbacks 2014 outlook While the Dodgers and Giants seem to grab most of the NL West’s headlines, the Arizona … Continued

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New York Yankees 2014 spring training report from MLB Network Radio

MLB Network Radio‘s Spring Training Tour rolled into Tampa, Fla., on Tuesday, where Jim Duquette and Mike Ferrin visited with the New York Yankees. New York Yankees 2014 outlook Over the past two offseasons, the Yankees vowed to keep their … Continued

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New York Yankees 2014 spring training report from MLB Network Radio

MLB Network Radio‘s Spring Training Tour rolled into Tampa, Fla., on Tuesday, where Jim Duquette and Mike Ferrin visited with the New York Yankees. New York Yankees 2014 outlook Over the past two offseasons, the Yankees vowed to keep their … Continued

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Texas Rangers 2014 spring training report from MLB Network Radio

MLB Network Radio‘s Spring Training Tour rolled into Surprise, Ariz., on Saturday, where Casey Stern visited with the Texas Rangers. Texas Rangers 2014 outlook Ron Washington‘s ball club is looking to get back to the postseason after missing in 2013 for … Continued

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Texas Rangers 2014 spring training report from MLB Network Radio

MLB Network Radio‘s Spring Training Tour rolled into Surprise, Ariz., on Saturday, where Casey Stern visited with the Texas Rangers. Texas Rangers 2014 outlook Ron Washington‘s ball club is looking to get back to the postseason after missing in 2013 for … Continued

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Tampa Bay Rays 2014 spring training report from MLB Network Radio

MLB Network Radio‘s Spring Training Tour rolled into Port Charlotte, Fla., on Saturday, where Jim Duquette and Mike Ferrin visited with the Tampa Bay Rays. Tampa Bay Rays 2014 outlook Is this the year? All offseason the baseball world wondered … Continued

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Tampa Bay Rays 2014 spring training report from MLB Network Radio

MLB Network Radio‘s Spring Training Tour rolled into Port Charlotte, Fla., on Saturday, where Jim Duquette and Mike Ferrin visited with the Tampa Bay Rays. Tampa Bay Rays 2014 outlook Is this the year? All offseason the baseball world wondered … Continued

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Pittsburgh Pirates 2014 spring training report from MLB Network Radio

MLB Network Radio‘s Spring Training Tour rolled into Bradenton, Fla., on Friday, where Jim Duquette and Mike Ferrin visited with the Pittsburgh Pirates. Pittsburgh Pirates 2014 outlook After making the postseason for the first time 1992, the Pittsburgh Pirates hope … Continued

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Pittsburgh Pirates 2014 spring training report from MLB Network Radio

MLB Network Radio‘s Spring Training Tour rolled into Bradenton, Fla., on Friday, where Jim Duquette and Mike Ferrin visited with the Pittsburgh Pirates. Pittsburgh Pirates 2014 outlook After making the postseason for the first time 1992, the Pittsburgh Pirates hope … Continued

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Oakland Athletics 2014 spring training report from MLB Network Radio

MLB Network Radio‘s Spring Training Tour rolled into Phoenix, Ariz., on Friday, where Jim Bowden and Casey Stern visited with the Oakland Athletics. Oakland Athletics 2014 outlook Billy Beane‘s Oakland A’s enter the 2014 season perceived a bit differently than … Continued

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Oakland Athletics 2014 spring training report from MLB Network Radio

MLB Network Radio‘s Spring Training Tour rolled into Phoenix, Ariz., on Friday, where Jim Bowden and Casey Stern visited with the Oakland Athletics. Oakland Athletics 2014 outlook Billy Beane‘s Oakland A’s enter the 2014 season perceived a bit differently than … Continued

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Milwaukee Brewers 2014 spring training report from MLB Network Radio

MLB Network Radio‘s Spring Training Tour rolled into Phoenix, Ariz., on Tuesday, where Jim Bowden and Casey Stern visited with the Milwaukee Brewers. Milwaukee Brewers 2014 outlook After adding free agent starter Matt Garza, the Brewers hope to be back … Continued

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Milwaukee Brewers 2014 spring training report from MLB Network Radio

MLB Network Radio‘s Spring Training Tour rolled into Phoenix, Ariz., on Tuesday, where Jim Bowden and Casey Stern visited with the Milwaukee Brewers. Milwaukee Brewers 2014 outlook After adding free agent starter Matt Garza, the Brewers hope to be back … Continued

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Detroit Tigers 2014 spring training report from MLB Network Radio

MLB Network Radio‘s Spring Training Tour rolled into Lakeland, Fla., on Tuesday, where Jim Duquette and Mike Ferrin visited with the Detroit Tigers. Detroit Tigers 2014 outlook New manager Brad Ausmus looks to push the Tigers over the edge in … Continued

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Detroit Tigers 2014 spring training report from MLB Network Radio

MLB Network Radio‘s Spring Training Tour rolled into Lakeland, Fla., on Tuesday, where Jim Duquette and Mike Ferrin visited with the Detroit Tigers. Detroit Tigers 2014 outlook New manager Brad Ausmus looks to push the Tigers over the edge in … Continued

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Chicago Cubs 2014 spring training report from MLB Network Radio

MLB Network Radio‘s Spring Training Tour rolled into Mesa, Ariz., on Wednesday, where Jim Bowden and Casey Stern visited with the Chicago Cubs. Chicago Cubs 2014 outlook The future is bright in the north side of Chicago as Jed Hoyer … Continued

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Chicago Cubs 2014 spring training report from MLB Network Radio

MLB Network Radio‘s Spring Training Tour rolled into Mesa, Ariz., on Wednesday, where Jim Bowden and Casey Stern visited with the Chicago Cubs. Chicago Cubs 2014 outlook The future is bright in the north side of Chicago as Jed Hoyer … Continued

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Toronto Blue Jays 2014 spring training report from MLB Network Radio

MLB Network Radio‘s Spring Training Tour rolled into Dunedin, Fla., on Wednesday, where Jim Duquette and Mike Ferrin visited with the Toronto Blue Jays. Toronto Blue Jays 2014 outlook Expectations were lofty in 2013, but injuries limited the Blue Jays … Continued

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Toronto Blue Jays 2014 spring training report from MLB Network Radio

MLB Network Radio‘s Spring Training Tour rolled into Dunedin, Fla., on Wednesday, where Jim Duquette and Mike Ferrin visited with the Toronto Blue Jays. Toronto Blue Jays 2014 outlook Expectations were lofty in 2013, but injuries limited the Blue Jays … Continued

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Boston Red Sox 2014 spring training report from MLB Network Radio

MLB Network Radio‘s Spring Training Tour rolled into Lee County, Fla., on Tuesday, where Jim Duquette and Mike Ferrin visited with the Boston Red Sox. Boston Red Sox 2014 outlook This season, the Red Sox are tasked with one of … Continued

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Boston Red Sox 2014 spring training report from MLB Network Radio

MLB Network Radio‘s Spring Training Tour rolled into Lee County, Fla., on Tuesday, where Jim Duquette and Mike Ferrin visited with the Boston Red Sox. Boston Red Sox 2014 outlook This season, the Red Sox are tasked with one of … Continued

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Kansas City Royals 2014 spring training report from MLB Network Radio

MLB Network Radio‘s Spring Training Tour rolled into Surprise, Ariz., on Tuesday, where Jim Bowden and Casey Stern visited with the Kansas City Royals. Kansas City Royals 2014 outlook After dealing top prospect Wil Myers to the Rays for starter … Continued

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Kansas City Royals 2014 spring training report from MLB Network Radio

MLB Network Radio‘s Spring Training Tour rolled into Surprise, Ariz., on Tuesday, where Jim Bowden and Casey Stern visited with the Kansas City Royals. Kansas City Royals 2014 outlook After dealing top prospect Wil Myers to the Rays for starter … Continued

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Greg Maddux, Tom Glavine, Frank Thomas elected to Hall of Fame

After months of speculation and projection, the Baseball Hall of Fame announced Wednesday that three players will be elected into Cooperstown this summer: Greg Maddux, Tom Glavine and Frank Thomas. Maddux, the four-time Cy Young Award winner, received 97.2 percent of … Continued

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Greg Maddux, Tom Glavine, Frank Thomas elected to Hall of Fame

After months of speculation and projection, the Baseball Hall of Fame announced Wednesday that three players will be elected into Cooperstown this summer: Greg Maddux, Tom Glavine and Frank Thomas. Maddux, the four-time Cy Young Award winner, received 97.2 percent of … Continued

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MLB Network Radio goes to Orlando for baseball’s Winter Meetings

Last week, the baseball world gathered in Orlando for the Winter Meetings, as the game’s biggest decision makers took to the most magical place on earth to swap players, sign free agents and propose new rule changes. SiriusXM’s MLB Network … Continued

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MLB Network Radio goes to Orlando for baseball’s Winter Meetings

Last week, the baseball world gathered in Orlando for the Winter Meetings, as the game’s biggest decision makers took to the most magical place on earth to swap players, sign free agents and propose new rule changes. SiriusXM’s MLB Network … Continued

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10 moments baseball fans were thankful for in 2013

Baseball fans have a lot to be thankful for this Thanksgiving, as the 2013 season was full of memorable moments. Here are the ten that stick out the most: 10. April 5: Chris Davis hits fourth home run In four games … Continued

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10 moments baseball fans were thankful for in 2013

Baseball fans have a lot to be thankful for this Thanksgiving, as the 2013 season was full of memorable moments. Here are the ten that stick out the most: 10. April 5: Chris Davis hits fourth home run In four games … Continued

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Six teams interested in veteran starter Bronson Arroyo

The San Francisco Giants locked up 38-year-old starter Tim Hudson to a two-year, $23 million deal Monday, leaving Bronson Arroyo as the lone big-name veteran rotation arm left on the free agent market. Arroyo, who turns 37 in February, was … Continued

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Six teams interested in veteran starter Bronson Arroyo

The San Francisco Giants locked up 38-year-old starter Tim Hudson to a two-year, $23 million deal Monday, leaving Bronson Arroyo as the lone big-name veteran rotation arm left on the free agent market. Arroyo, who turns 37 in February, was … Continued

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Clint Hurdle makes his case for Andrew McCutchen as NL MVP

After taking the Pittsburgh Pirates to the postseason for the first time since 1992, Clint Hurdle was awarded the National League Manager of the Year honor Tuesday. Hurdle deferred recognition for the award and instead credited the Pittsburgh organization and his “men” … Continued

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Clint Hurdle makes his case for Andrew McCutchen as NL MVP

After taking the Pittsburgh Pirates to the postseason for the first time since 1992, Clint Hurdle was awarded the National League Manager of the Year honor Tuesday. Hurdle deferred recognition for the award and instead credited the Pittsburgh organization and his “men” … Continued

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Mike Matheny on baseball’s newest trend: Rookie managers

There’s a new trend in Major League Baseball: First-year managers. In Detroit, veteran skipper Jim Leyland has been succeeded by 44-year-old first-time manager Brad Ausmus. The former catcher spent 18 seasons in the big leagues with four different ball clubs, … Continued

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Mike Matheny on baseball’s newest trend: Rookie managers

There’s a new trend in Major League Baseball: First-year managers. In Detroit, veteran skipper Jim Leyland has been succeeded by 44-year-old first-time manager Brad Ausmus. The former catcher spent 18 seasons in the big leagues with four different ball clubs, … Continued

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Cardinals vs Red Sox: The surprise World Series matchup

The 109th World Series kicks off Wednesday night in Fenway Park between the St. Louis Cardinals and Boston Red Sox. On the surface, this pairing appears to be the most predictable matchup for the Fall Classic. Instead of those underdog … Continued

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Cardinals vs Red Sox: The surprise World Series matchup

The 109th World Series kicks off Wednesday night in Fenway Park between the St. Louis Cardinals and Boston Red Sox. On the surface, this pairing appears to be the most predictable matchup for the Fall Classic. Instead of those underdog … Continued

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Shane Robinson ‘heard crickets’ after pinch-hit home run in NLCS

Shane Robinson had never recorded a postseason hit heading into Tuesday night’s Game 4 against the Los Angeles Dodgers. His career home run total? Five over four seasons in the big leagues. But October doesn’t care about resumes, and as … Continued

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Shane Robinson ‘heard crickets’ after pinch-hit home run in NLCS

Shane Robinson had never recorded a postseason hit heading into Tuesday night’s Game 4 against the Los Angeles Dodgers. His career home run total? Five over four seasons in the big leagues. But October doesn’t care about resumes, and as … Continued

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Charlie Manuel: ‘I still want to manage’

What does the future hold for former Phillies skipper Charlie Manuel? Perhaps another a job in Philadelphia. Manuel joined Jeff Joyce and his former closer, Brad Lidge, on Inside Pitch on MLB Network Radio Monday and discussed his future in baseball. … Continued

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Charlie Manuel: ‘I still want to manage’

What does the future hold for former Phillies skipper Charlie Manuel? Perhaps another a job in Philadelphia. Manuel joined Jeff Joyce and his former closer, Brad Lidge, on Inside Pitch on MLB Network Radio Monday and discussed his future in baseball. … Continued

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Cal Ripken Jr. ‘would listen’ to managerial offer

The Washington Nationals’ search for their next manager is on, and an interesting name has surfaced of late: Cal Ripken, Jr. Earlier this week, Nationals outfielder Jayson Werth said Ripken would be his top candidate to replace the retiring Davey … Continued

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Cal Ripken Jr. ‘would listen’ to managerial offer

The Washington Nationals’ search for their next manager is on, and an interesting name has surfaced of late: Cal Ripken, Jr. Earlier this week, Nationals outfielder Jayson Werth said Ripken would be his top candidate to replace the retiring Davey … Continued

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Alex Cobb: Jeremy Hellickson will be ‘lights out’ against Red Sox

Three straight elimination games. Three straight wins. The Tampa Bays Rays just aren’t ready to put the 2013 season to rest. Monday night, Jose Lobaton belted a walk-off home run against arguably the league’s best relief pitcher this season, Koji Uehara, … Continued

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Alex Cobb: Jeremy Hellickson will be ‘lights out’ against Red Sox

Three straight elimination games. Three straight wins. The Tampa Bays Rays just aren’t ready to put the 2013 season to rest. Monday night, Jose Lobaton belted a walk-off home run against arguably the league’s best relief pitcher this season, Koji Uehara, … Continued

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Pirates pitching coach Ray Searage on Francisco Liriano’s turnaround

Last year, starting pitcher Francisco Liriano entered free agency as a struggling starter looking to play his way back into an MLB starting rotation. He went just 3-10 with the Minnesota Twins in 2012, was dealt to the Chicago White … Continued

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Pirates pitching coach Ray Searage on Francisco Liriano’s turnaround

Last year, starting pitcher Francisco Liriano entered free agency as a struggling starter looking to play his way back into an MLB starting rotation. He went just 3-10 with the Minnesota Twins in 2012, was dealt to the Chicago White … Continued

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Hunter Pence believes in Giants organization

After winning two of the last three World Series, the San Francisco Giants found themselves outside of the playoff picture in 2013. The defending champs finished 76-86, below-.500 for the first time since 2008 (72-90). Despite their struggles, outfielder Hunter … Continued

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Hunter Pence believes in Giants organization

After winning two of the last three World Series, the San Francisco Giants found themselves outside of the playoff picture in 2013. The defending champs finished 76-86, below-.500 for the first time since 2008 (72-90). Despite their struggles, outfielder Hunter … Continued

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Mark Melancon, Neil Walker talk home field advantage

A record crowd of 40,487 filled PNC Park to capacity and watched as the Pirates defeated the Reds 6-2 Tuesday night in their first postseason game since 1992. The raucous home crowd taunted Reds starter Johnny Cueto from the moment … Continued

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Mark Melancon, Neil Walker talk home field advantage

A record crowd of 40,487 filled PNC Park to capacity and watched as the Pirates defeated the Reds 6-2 Tuesday night in their first postseason game since 1992. The raucous home crowd taunted Reds starter Johnny Cueto from the moment … Continued

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Jim Duquette, Jim Bowden preview the NL Wild Card game

The MLB postseason officially kicks off Tuesday night in Pittsburgh as the Pirates host the Reds in the National League Wild Card game. The Buccos have captivated the baseball world through not only their first winning season since 1992, but … Continued

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Jim Duquette, Jim Bowden preview the NL Wild Card game

The MLB postseason officially kicks off Tuesday night in Pittsburgh as the Pirates host the Reds in the National League Wild Card game. The Buccos have captivated the baseball world through not only their first winning season since 1992, but … Continued

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