MLB

Alex Gordon likely to rejoin the Royals on Tuesday

NBCSports.com: HardballTalk (Bill Baer) — The Royals will likely get Alex Gordon back when the calendar turns to September.
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Mariners will skip Felix Hernandez’s start on Monday

NBCSports.com: HardballTalk (Bill Baer) — Mariners manager Lloyd McClendon wants to keep Felix Hernandez fresh through the end of the season, so he'll skip his ace's start on Monday.
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Mets acquire former D-Backs closer Addison Reed to solidify bullpen

Yahoo.com: Big League Stew (Mark Townsend) — Even with his New York Mets holding a six-game lead in the National League East, general manager Sandy Alderson is still looking for ways to solidify his roster. On Saturday, he went for an upgrade in the bullpen, acquiring Addison Reed from the Arizona Diamondbacks. ESPN New York's Adam Rubin was the first to report a deal was in place, pending the physical. Source: #Mets acquire...
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Indians will activate Gavin Floyd from the disabled list on Tuesday

NBCSports.com: HardballTalk (Bill Baer) — Gavin Floyd will pitch out of the bullpen for the Indians when he is activated on Tuesday.
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Shortstops Andrelton Simmons and Didi Gregorious Share Journey: Small Island to Big Leagues

NY Times: Bats (BILLY WITZ) — When Gregorius and Simmons reunite, old stories are not all that they share.
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Red Sox 3, Mets 1: Jacob deGrom’s Strong Start Sputters, and the Mets’ Bats Falter

NY Times: Bats (ZACH SCHONBRUN) — DeGrom held the Red Sox without a hit through the first four innings, but his performance came undone in the sixth, giving Boston just enough to drop the Mets for a second straight game.
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Francisco Rodriguez was claimed on waivers, but the Brewers pulled him back

NBCSports.com: HardballTalk (Bill Baer) — The Brewers pulled Francisco Rodriguez back after he was claimed on revocable waivers last week.
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Mets acquire Addison Reed from the Diamondbacks

NBCSports.com: HardballTalk (Bill Baer) — The Mets have bolstered their bullpen, acquiring Addison Reed from the Diamondbacks.
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Lance Lynn exits Saturday’s start with an ankle injury

NBCSports.com: HardballTalk (Bill Baer) — Lance Lynn hurt his right ankle in the eighth inning of Saturday's start versus the Giants.
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Astros place Jason Castro on the disabled list, promote Max Stassi

NBCSports.com: HardballTalk (Bill Baer) — Max Stassi will return to the majors as Jason Castro was placed on the disabled list on Saturday.
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Lewisberry, Pa. wins U.S. Championship, advances to LLWS final

Yahoo.com: Big League Stew (Mark Townsend) — The closest thing to a home team at the Little League World Series emerged from the pack on Saturday to claim the United States Championship. The little leaguers from Lewisberry, Pa. — a community of 356 people that's located 97 miles south of the host city Williamsport — earned the crown by knocking off the very capable team from Pearland, Texas, 3-2.   [ Yahoo Sports Fantasy Football:...
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Vin Scully says 2016 will be his last season of broadcasting

NBCSports.com: HardballTalk (Bill Baer) — 2016 will be Vin Scully's last season behind the mic.
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Edwin Encarnacion slugs three home runs as Blue Jays thrash Tigers

NBCSports.com: HardballTalk (D.J. Short) — Encarnacion extended his hitting steak to 24 games and also drove in a career-high nine runs.
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Hat trick! Edwin Encarnacion hits three homers, drives in nine in Jays win

Yahoo.com: Big League Stew (Mark Townsend) — If Major League Baseball is really concerned about pace of play, they might have to consider instituting a short-term mercy rule for all of the remaining Toronto Blue Jays games this season. Just ask the Detroit Tigers. Toronto's "no mercy" tour continued at their expense on Saturday afternoon at the Rogers Centre. The Jays offense erupted early and often as they slugged their way to a 15-1...
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Report: The Padres pulled Craig Kimbrel back off waivers

NBCSports.com: HardballTalk (D.J. Short) — Kimbrel won't be traded this season.
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