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Cubs Game Notes For Thursday vs. NY Mets

17 minutes ago   |   WGN TV

*Willson Contreras reached the 15-homer mark yesterday, giving the Cubs five players with 15 homers this year. They're only the second team in MLB history to have five players...
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David Ortiz Shooting Suspect Charged With Drug Possession in New Jersey

19 minutes ago   |   SI   |   4 articles

One of the suspects in the shooting of David Ortiz was charged with drug and firemarm possession in New Jersey.
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The 40 highest-paid MLB players of all time

The 40 highest-paid MLB players of all time

43 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

Alex Rodriguez is the highest-paid baseball player of all time with more than $450 million in earnings. In all, 40 players have already made more than $150 million. 21 of the...
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MLB DFS: Mike Trout and best picks for June 20 DraftKings, FanDuel daily Fantasy baseball lineups

1 hour ago   |   CBS Sports

SportsLine's Mike McClure, a DFS pro with nearly $2M in winnings, gives optimal lineup advice
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Harrison Bader's Plunge Lands Him Among Fantasy Baseball Droppables

3 hours ago   |   SI

Harrison Bader has failed to take the next step this year, and is a top cut candidate in fantasy baseball leagues.
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Mad Dog Licks Boots

3 hours ago   |   NBC Sports

An MLB Network talking head and talk radio legend thinks Tony Clark is not sufficiently deferential to Rob Manfred. That's cute.
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Indians vs. Rangers odds, line: MLB picks, predictions for June 20 from model on 40-22 roll

3 hours ago   |   CBS Sports

SportsLine's advanced computer model simulated Thursday's Indians vs. Rangers game 10,000 times.
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MLB Free Agent Stock Watch: Madison Bumgarner's velocity and strikeout rate is on the rise, making him a hot commodity

3 hours ago   |   CBS Sports

Jhoulys Chacin, however, is trending in the other direction
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MLB Awards Watch: An epic MVP race, Cy Young picks and more

5 hours ago   |   ESPN

Cody Bellinger and Christian Yelich are in an NL MVP battle for the ages. Who do we favor? Plus, the aces and rookies most likely to raise the hardware in 2019.
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Every MLB Team's Big Offseason Regret That's Being Exposed in 2019

6 hours ago   |   Bleacher Report

As the 2019 Major League Baseball season nears its halfway mark, what teams did right during the previous offseason is coming into focus. So is what they did wrong...
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'Jeopardy!' champion James Holzhauer donates to cancer walk in Alex Trebek's...

'Jeopardy!' champion James Holzhauer donates to cancer walk in Alex Trebek's name

The popular "Jeopardy!" host publicly announced the diagnosis of his stage 4 pancreatic cancer in March. He's since said he's in near-remission . Read more ...

26-year-old police officer shot, killed while helping woman during domestic...

26-year-old police officer shot, killed while helping woman during domestic dispute

Several officers were on a domestic disturbance call, helping a woman collect her belongings and leave, when the gunfire began. Read more ...

'Avengers: Endgame' getting re-release in bid to dethrone 'Avatar' as...

'Avengers: Endgame' getting re-release in bid to dethrone 'Avatar' as highest grossing film

"Endgame" is the second-highest grossing film of all time, with $2.743 billion in box office sales. That's about $44 million behind the sci-fi epic "Avatar." Read more ...

Legal cannabis sales could hit $15 billion globally this year

Legal cannabis sales could hit $15 billion globally this year

Fueled in part by CBD product sales and Canada's recent legalization of marijuana, the world's cannabis market could notch $15 billion this year. Read more ...

Today in History for June 20: Lizzie Borden found innocent of grisly double...

Today in History for June 20: Lizzie Borden found innocent of grisly double murder

There's a lot to look back on in history for June 20. Here are a couple of notable moments. Read more ...

Iran shoots down US spy drone amid tensions

Iran shoots down US spy drone amid tensions

The commander of Iran's Revolutionary Guard says the shooting down of a U.S. drone has sent “a clear message” to America. Read more ...

Downing of US drone a ‘clear message' to Washington - Iran's IRGC commander

Downing of US drone a ‘clear message' to Washington - Iran's IRGC commander

The head of Iran's elite Revolutionary Guards says the downing of a US drone over its territory was a “clear message” to Washington, proving Tehran will react strongly to any... Read more ...

Biden under fire over working with segregationists

Biden under fire over working with segregationists

Former Vice President Joe Biden is under fire from rivals in the democratic presidential race, after he reminisced about working together with segregationist senators in the 1970s. Read more ...

Slack stock is surging more than 50% on its first day trading in an unusual...

Slack stock is surging more than 50% on its first day trading in an unusual 'direct listing'

Shares of Slack shot up more than 50% within moments of beginning trading on the public markets Thursday. The workplace chap app listed shares via an unusual direct listing on... Read more ...

‘Iran made a very big mistake!' - Trump tweet after US drone shot down

‘Iran made a very big mistake!' - Trump tweet after US drone shot down

Amid disputes over the authenticity of reports that Iran shot down a US drone, US President Donald Trump tweeted early Thursday with a clear message: “Iran made a very big... Read more ...