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  1. NL batting race not for the ages

    David Schoenfield

    So, these are the National League leaders in batting average entering Thursday: 1. Justin Morneau, Rockies -- .317 2. Ben Revere, Phillies -- .310 3. Andrew McCutchen, Pirates -- .307 4. Josh Harrison, Pirates -- .304 5. Aramis Ramirez, Brewer...

    Blog | August 28, 2014
  2. Relievers need to make case for themselves

    Doug Padilla

    CHICAGO - After nearly five months of a trying ordeal, things might only be getting tougher for the Chicago White Sox's bullpen. The group is toward the bottom of the American League in ERA (4.45) and batting average against (.259), and manager Ro...

    Blog | August 27, 2014
  3. Should Red Sox shut down Uehara?

    AJ Mass

    In his last four appearances, Koji Uehara of the Boston Red Sox has blown two saves with an ERA of 18.90 and a batting average against of .500. The 39-year-old pitcher seems to be running out of gas, but nevertheless, manager John Farrell seems inten...

    Blog | August 27, 2014
  4. Abreu pleased with direction of offense

    Doug Padilla

    CHICAGO - As the losses mount, the Chicago White Sox still have a chance to accomplish some impressive feats, especially on offense. As expected, if it has to do with the offense, then Jose Abreu must be involved. Abreu's .308 batting average at t...

    Blog | August 26, 2014
  5. Fewer at-bats for B.J. Upton?

    Doug Mittler

    B.J. Upton is in the midst of a second straight lost season in Atlanta. The center fielder leads the major leagues with 153 strikeouts and his .207 batting average is the lowest among any National League qualifier. With the Braves fighting for th...

    Blog | August 19, 2014
  6. 6th spot doesn't suit 'veteran' CF Alcantara

    Jesse Rogers

    CHICAGO -- He was the first to come up among the top Chicago Cubs prospects, so maybe it makes sense that Arismendy Alcantara is the first to experience an extended slump, as his batting average (.208) and on-base percentage (.277) have taken a nosed...

    Blog | August 19, 2014
  7. Gillaspie grand slam helps White Sox beat Jays 7-5

    Gillaspie grand slam helps White Sox beat Jays 7-5

    Recap | Box Score | Conversation | August 17, 2014
  8. Sorting out a muddled National League MVP race - MLB

    Mike Petriello

    Mike Petriello looks at the candidates to win the National League MVP award, a race that has no clear favorite right now.

    Story | Conversation | August 15, 2014
  9. Colorado Rockies SS Troy Tulowitzki to undergo hip surgery, miss ...

    All-Star shortstop Troy Tulowitzki will have surgery on his left hip Friday in Vail, Colorado, and miss the rest of the season, the Colorado Rockies said Wednesday.

    Story | Conversation | August 13, 2014
  10. Astros' Chris Carter keeps on slugging

    Eric Karabell

    Perhaps Houston Astros outfielder Chris Carter will never win a batting title -- hey, crazy things do happen in this sport -- but let's give this low-average hitter plenty of credit for the fine season he's having. Carter smacked two more home runs T...

    Blog | August 13, 2014
  11. Fantasy Baseball - going forward top 250 rankings update

    Tristan H. Cockcroft

    Tristan H. Cockcroft updates his top 250 fantasy baseball going-forward rankings ahead of the fantasy trade deadline.

    Story | Conversation | August 06, 2014
  12. When will Hicks get another chance?

    Doug Mittler

    While Aaron Hicks patiently waits for a promotion, center field has been a merry-go-round for the Minnesota Twins. Hicks, demoted to the minors in late June with a .198 batting average and .262 slugging percentage, was bypassed again Sunday when t...

    Blog | August 04, 2014
  13. Kirk, den Dekker call-up debate continues

    Adam Rubin

    NEW YORK -- Since the All-Star break, the Mets rank last in the majors in batting average (.196), 29th in slugging percentage (.303) and 28th in runs (45, in 16 games). So team officials continue to weigh promoting Kirk Nieuwenhuis and/or Matt den De...

    Blog | August 04, 2014
  14. Markakis' future in Baltimore

    Doug Mittler

    Sunday was a big day for Nick Markakis, who had a homer and three hits, including the 1,500th of his career, in the Baltimore Orioles' 1-0 win over Seattle. Markakis is enjoying a solid season with a .282 batting average and 131 hits, even if the...

    Blog | August 04, 2014
  15. Brewers-Cardinals Preview

    Brewers-Cardinals Preview

    Preview | August 02, 2014
  16. Mets have discussed promoting den Dekker

    Adam Rubin

    NEW YORK -- Matt den Dekker's .329 batting average with Triple-A Las Vegas ranks second in the Pacific Coast League, trailing leader Andy Marte of Reno by one point. And Terry Collins said Saturday there has been "a lot of talk" about bringing den...

    Blog | August 02, 2014