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  1. Joe Torre says action possible against plate collisions

    Lou Brock's shoulder-to-shoulder collision with Bill Freehan during the 1968 World Series and Pete Rose's bruising hit on Ray Fosse in the 1970 All-Star game could become relics of baseball history, like the dead-ball era.

    Story | Conversation | November 12, 2013
  2. Bits: Nationals continue to tear it up

    Eric Karabell

    The hottest team in the National League, much to the chagrin of the suddenly vulnerable Cincinnati Reds, is the Washington Nationals. The Nats have won eight of 10 games and 19 of 25, and among the key hitters in the surge to contention have been thi...

    Blog | September 16, 2013
  3. Tigers slip past Jays in 11th behind Alex Avila, Austin Jackson

    Alex Avila's RBI single with two outs in the 11th gave the Detroit Tigers a 3-2 victory over the Toronto Blue Jays on Thursday, one inning after center fielder Austin Jackson kept the game tied with a spectacular catch.

    Recap | Box Score | Conversation | August 23, 2012
  4. Home runs back Max Scherzer as Tigers roll Angels

    Max Scherzer struck out nine and got plenty of run support as Miguel Cabrera and Alex Avila homered to help the Detroit Tigers beat the Los Angeles Angels 5-1 Thursday.

    Recap | Box Score | Conversation | July 19, 2012
  5. Texas Rangers setting bar high for rest of AL

    Richard Durrett

    The Rangers are setting the gold standard for excellence in the American League.

    Story | Conversation | April 22, 2012
  6. 2012 predictions you couldn't predict?

    You Can't Predict Baseball

    Last year, You Can't Predict Baseball came up with bold predictions for the year. We had a lot of fun coming up with them, and then laughing at how hilariously wrong they were at the end of the year. This year, we're bringing these predictions to Swe...

    Blog | February 18, 2012
  7. Los Angeles Angels' Jered Weaver drops appeal of 6-game suspensio...

    Mark Saxon

    Los Angeles Angels ace Jered Weaver has dropped his appeal of a six-game suspension for throwing at Detroit Tigers catcher Alex Avila and will begin serving the suspension Saturday.

    Story | Conversation | August 06, 2011
  8. Jered Weaver having a Cy Young-caliber season for Los Angeles Ang...

    Mark Saxon

    Weaver's season fits with past great Halos -- who weren't always angels.

    Story | Conversation | August 03, 2011
  9. Los Angeles Angels' Jered Weaver banned 6 games; Mike Scioscia 1

    Angels starter Jered Weaver was suspended six games Tuesday by Major League Baseball.

    Story | Conversation | August 02, 2011
  10. The 2011 MLB All-Star starters at a glance

    ESPN.com

    Take a deeper dive into the MLB All-Star Game with a statistical breakdown of the teams, coaches and All-Star history.

    Story | Conversation | July 12, 2011
  11. 2011 All-Star Game: Roy Halladay will counter Jered Weaver as sta...

    Philadelphia Phillies right-hander Roy Halladay will start for the National League in Tuesday night's All-Star Game against the Los Angeles Angels' Jered Weaver.

    Story | Conversation | July 11, 2011
  12. 2011 All-Star Game: Yankees, Red Sox lead voting at many position...

    Based on that final balloting update, it appears the American League starting lineup for the All-Star game will be loaded with Yankees and Red Sox.

    Story | Conversation | July 02, 2011
  13. Will interleague affect Alex Avila, others?

    Eric Karabell

    Detroit Tigers catcher Alex Avila has never played a big league game over at third base, but according to manager Jim Leyland, this bit of information is hardly a deterrent. There's a first time for everything, right? Avila did play some at the ...

    Blog | June 17, 2011
  14. Alex Avila set to play third base so the Detroit Tigers can keep ...

    Eric Karabell

    Eric Karabell forecasts the next couple weeks, and beyond, for players such as Alex Avila, Joe Mauer and Pablo Sandoval.

    Blog | Conversation | June 17, 2011
  15. Matthew Berry compares fantasy players in blind résumé tas...

    Matthew Berry

    Matthew Berry conducts a series of "blind resume" tests to demonstrate how some players have been performing versus one another without the extraneous "name value" to muck up the works.

    Story | Conversation | May 12, 2011
  16. AL pleasant surprises: Team-by-team

    Rob Neyer

    Baltimore Orioles Zach Britton was supposed to start the year in the minors but injuries to Baltimore's rotation forced his promotion. In five starts he is 4-1 with a 2.84 ERA. He is a ground ball pitcher (57.3 GB percent) who has already induced fi...

    Blog | April 29, 2011