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Pirates

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Cole, McCutchen see similarities in Little League and MLB.

Ahead of their game against the Cardinals in Williamsport, Pirates players Gerrit Cole and Andrew McCutchen reflect on playing baseball in Little League and the big leagues.

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Dodgers

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Dodgers

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Granderson gives Dodgers more options.

Tim Kurkjian breaks down how the addition of Curtis Granderson helps the Dodgers.

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Devers' homer matches him with Ruth and Williams.

Rafael Devers recorded back-to-back long balls on Friday against New York. Only Babe Ruth and Ted Williams accomplished the feat for the Red Sox at age 20 or younger against the Yankees.

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Buxton breaks record for fastest inside-the-park homer.

Byron Buxton turns a deep fly ball off the wall in center field into the fastest inside-the-park home run ever recorded by Statcast as he reaches home in 13.85 seconds

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Machado's trio of homers fuels O's to win.

Manny Machado powers the Orioles past the Angels with three home runs, including a grand slam to give Baltimore a walk-off victory.

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Judge ties MLB record for consecutive games with a strikeout.

With his strike out in the seventh inning on Friday night, Aaron Judge increased his streak to 35-straight games.

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Astros

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Springer overcomes stutter with confidence.

George Springer relied on determination and baseball to build his confidence after struggling with a stutter. Now, the Astros outfielder is helping others do the same through SAY -- the Stuttering Association for the Young.

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Baez secures the Cubs' lead with two-run dinger.

Javier Baez's 20th home run of the season adds to the Cubs' lead in a 7-4 win Friday over the Blue Jays.

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Baseball Tonight

The notorious hidden potato trick.

Dave Bresnahan of the 1987 Williamsport Bills managed to pull off a hidden ball trick that is still talked about today. Check out how he did it.

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Yawkey Way name change a decades-old debate.

Howard Bryant says that the desire to change the name of Yawkey Way isn't a new discussion nor is it in light of recent events in Charlottesville, but rather an ongoing debate throughout the city of Boston.

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What's in a number?

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  • Behind the numbers: Stories of how MLB players picked their uniforms

    A Red Sox shortstop who wanted to be like Derek Jeter. A juvenile Astros star. And a Nationals slugger who couldn't afford to make a change. The digits on your favorite player's back tell a story and major league stars shared their jersey tales with us.

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  • Red Sox, Cardinals soar toward the top

    Could a 2013 World Series rematch be in the cards? Boston is riding high in the AL East while St. Louis powered its way back among the contenders. Plus, what other teams made big moves up or down?