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  1. Yankees' loss a four-letter word

    Wallace Matthews

    NEW YORK -- And the word is "ugly." Joe Girardi used it in the first answer of his postgame interview Monday night after the Yankees lost 4-2 to the Texas Rangers, the worst team in the American League. He used it after a game in which the Yankees...

    Blog | July 22, 2014
  2. Vazquez gets opportunity to show his stuff

    Kyle Brasseur

    BOSTON -- The word around Triple-A Pawtucket for the last month has been that catcher Christian Vazquez felt he was ready to make his way to Boston. He had already done enough to prove himself to the Red Sox defensively, catching nine of 14 would-...

    Blog | July 09, 2014
  3. Adam Wainwright of St. Louis Cardinals could miss 1 start for elb...

    Cardinals ace Adam Wainwright says his elbow injury is not serious. He could miss a start to allow the tendinitis to calm down.

    Story | Conversation | June 13, 2014
  4. Shane Victorino to debut for Boston Red Sox after opening season ...

    Kyle Brasseur

    Red Sox outfielder Shane Victorino didn't want to use the word "excited" when talking about his return to the team Thursday.

    Story | Conversation | April 24, 2014
  5. Adrian Gonzalez homers again as Dodgers beat Diamondbacks

    Adrian Gonzalez hit a two-run homer, Zack Greinke improved to 3-0 and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 8-5 on Saturday night.

    Recap | Box Score | Conversation | April 12, 2014
  6. Mike Trout is a true craftsman

    Doug Glanville

    Mike Trout is a five-tool player, but that's not what makes him great. Not by a long shot.

    Story | Conversation | April 08, 2014
  7. The Yankees, the Red Sox ... and luck

    Andrew Marchand

    Using the word "luck" seems disparaging when we talk about winning championships. It appears to insinuate there wasn't much skill involved. So let's get this out of the way: The Boston Red Sox earned their title in 2013. They tied with the St. Lou...

    Blog | March 20, 2014
  8. Manny Ramirez not ready to retire, working out, seeks team

    Enrique Rojas

    While major leaguers are preparing in Arizona and Florida for the 2014 season, Manny Ramirez set up his own training camp at a community park in Hialeah, in the Miami area.

    Story | Conversation | March 06, 2014
  9. Alex Rodriguez arbitrator -- Anthony Bosch testimony, Biogenesis ...

    Wallace Matthews

    In the final analysis, the arbitrator found the word of a "drug dealer" to be more credible than that of Alex Rodriguez.

    Story | Conversation | January 13, 2014
  10. Baltimore 'beards' Boston's playoff bid

    Gordon Edes and Kyle Brasseur

    BOSTON -- The word has another meaning, you know, beyond the stuff that grows on a man's chin, or, on "Dollar Beard Night" at Fenway Park, all the reasonable and fanciful facsimiles that adorned the faces of the 4,000-plus fans who took advantage of ...

    Blog | September 19, 2013
  11. Nursing their way to the playoffs

    Mark Saxon

    PHOENIX -- Don Mattingly used the word "careful" four times in less than two minutes discussing his team's strangely tenuous position right now, poised for a playoff berth but petrified that one of its leading hitters will go down yet again. Matti...

    Blog | September 17, 2013
  12. The firing of Phillies manager Charlie Manuel

    Jayson Stark

    The Phillies chose their words carefully Friday, saying goodbye to manager Charlie Manuel and slapping the word "interim" onto Ryne Sandberg's title.

    Story | Conversation | August 16, 2013
  13. McDonald happy to be in bigs again

    Rob Rains

    ST. LOUIS -- Darnell McDonald said Sunday he would not use the word "surprise" to describe his reaction to being called up by the Chicago Cubs from Triple-A Iowa. He did, however, use the word happy three times in a span of five minutes. McDonald ...

    Blog | August 11, 2013
  14. Dunn's teammates want him to stay, win in Chicago

    Bruce Levine

    CHICAGO -- Once the word was out that Adam Dunn had cleared waivers, many people -- including some in the Chicago White Sox clubhouse -- were hoping he would get an opportunity to play for a contender. The affable gentle giant has played more than 12...

    Blog | August 10, 2013
  15. Derek Jeter of New York Yankees has calf strain, could be headed ...

    Wallace Matthews

    New York Yankees captain Derek Jeter could be headed back to the disabled list as an MRI revealed a strained right calf.

    Story | Conversation | August 04, 2013
  16. Good or bad, Yasiel Puig will put on a show

    Mark Saxon

    LOS ANGELES -- Don Mattingly used the word "fun" Monday night and, amazingly, he was describing the part of his day from 7 to 10 p.m. If you've been following this team for the past couple of months, ask yourself: When was the last time you heard ...

    Blog | June 03, 2013