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MLB: Mariners extend deal for manager Scott Servais

8 hours ago   |   Los Angeles Times

The Seattle Mariners signed manager Scott Servais to a multiyear contract extension Friday as the club opened the second half of the season in position to potentially end the...
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MLS preview: TFC, Seattle running out of time; Rooney vs. ATL

10 hours ago   |   NBC Sports

After reaching back-to-back MLS Cup finals, Toronto and Seattle are in danger of missing the playoffs in 2018.
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MLB trade rumors: For Cardinals, playoff push isn't best course of action

MLB trade rumors: For Cardinals, playoff push isn't best course of action

21 hours ago   |   Sporting News

The Cardinals organization doesn't need a complete overhaul, but a bit of a step back could be a healthy thing.
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Here's why the Giants could trade off veterans despite remaining in the playoff race

23 hours ago   |   CBS Sports

The Giants are cutting it close with the luxury tax number
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Wire Taps: Pitchers concerned about Martinez; Nats targeting Realmuto + more

23 hours ago   |   Comcast SportsNet Baltimore

Catch up on the last 24 hours in Nationals news before the start of this weekends series with the Braves in D.C. The Nats have played .500 ball through the All-Star Break...
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Josh Copeland hopes win is enough to earn spot in PFL's inaugural playoffs

1 day ago   |   Newsday

Josh Copeland walked out of the Professional Fighters League cage a winner on Thursday, but he couldn't help to wonder if he'd done enough to ensure a spot in the inaugural PFL...
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DeMarcus Cousins relishing fresh start in Golden State

1 day ago   |   NBC Sports

DeMarcus Cousins spent his first eight seasons in the NBA chasing two things - peace and the playoffs.
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At the break, Mariners in position to end playoff drought

At the break, Mariners in position to end playoff drought

1 day ago   |   Saint Louis Today

SEATTLE - At some point it's going to end. The feeling of imminent failure among some Seattle fans is going to manifest on the field and this unexpected season is going to...
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What if every MLB team made the playoffs?

1 day ago   |   ESPN

Here's a radical idea: no more games that don't matter, or teams that can't pretend to contend. We imagine a way hope can stay alive all season.
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Odds, predictions to make 2018 MLB playoffs

Odds, predictions to make 2018 MLB playoffs

1 day ago   |   Sporting News

Which MLB teams have the best odds of making the playoffs entering the second half of the season?
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Rodriguez, Marte power Pirates past Reds 12-1 after delay

Rodriguez, Marte power Pirates past Reds 12-1 after delay

CINCINNATI - Sean Rodriguez homered and drove in four runs, Starling Marte hit a grand slam and the Pittsburgh Pirates extended their winning streak to a season-high seven... Read more ...

Tapia's grand slam leads Rockies over Diamondbacks 11-10

Tapia's grand slam leads Rockies over Diamondbacks 11-10

PHOENIX - Pinch-hitter Raimel Tapia hit a grand slam in Colorado's six-run seventh inning, Nolan Arenado had a pair of two-run homers and the Rockies rallied to beat the... Read more ...

Brewers' Hader apologizes to teammates for racist tweets

Brewers' Hader apologizes to teammates for racist tweets

MILWAUKEE - One by one, the Milwaukee Brewers filed into an auditorium at Miller Park as reliever Josh Hader offered his latest apology for years-old tweets that surfaced... Read more ...

Sandoval homers to back Rodriguez as Giants beat A's 5-1

Sandoval homers to back Rodriguez as Giants beat A's 5-1

OAKLAND, Calif. - Dereck Rodriguez pitched three-hit ball into the seventh inning for his fourth consecutive win, and the San Francisco Giants beat the Oakland Athletics 5-1 on... Read more ...

Keuchel takes no-hitter into 7th, Astros top Angels 3-1

Keuchel takes no-hitter into 7th, Astros top Angels 3-1

ANAHEIM, Calif. - Dallas Keuchel took a no-hitter into the seventh and finished with 7 2/3 innings of two-hit ball in the Houston Astros' 3-1 victory over the Los Angeles... Read more ...

Cespedes returns, Familia may depart and Mets beat Yanks 7-5

Cespedes returns, Familia may depart and Mets beat Yanks 7-5

NEW YORK - The second Subway Series was a night of crossroads. Read more ...

NBA free agency rumors: Nemanja Bjelica signing 3-year deal with Kings after...

NBA free agency rumors: Nemanja Bjelica signing 3-year deal with Kings after telling 76ers he planned to play in Europe

Bjelica had agreed to a one-year contract with the 76ers but he told the team earlier in the week he planned to play in Europe in 2018-19. Read more ...

Duda drives in 3, Royals hold on to beat Twins 6-5

Duda drives in 3, Royals hold on to beat Twins 6-5

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Lucas Duda homered and drove in three runs, Danny Duffy earned his first home win in 11 months and the Kansas City Royals held on for a 6-5 victory over the... Read more ...

Diaz has winning hit as Blue Jays beat Orioles 8-7 in 10

Diaz has winning hit as Blue Jays beat Orioles 8-7 in 10

TORONTO - Aledmys Diaz singled home the winning run in the bottom of the 10th inning and the Toronto Blue Jays recovered after blowing a three-run lead in the ninth to beat the... Read more ...

Machado shines in Dodger debut as LA beats Brewers 6-4

Machado shines in Dodger debut as LA beats Brewers 6-4

MILWAUKEE - Manny Machado singled twice and walked twice in his debut with the Los Angeles Dodgers, who used a tiebreaking RBI single by Chris Taylor to beat the sliding... Read more ...