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NEW YORK (AP) — Boston’s Mookie Betts and Milwaukee’s Christian Yelich were runaway winners of the Most Valuable Player awards after the 26-year-old outfielders each led their teams to first-place finishes with dominant seasons that included batting titles. Betts received 28 first-place votes and 410 points from the Baseball Writers’ Association of America in balloting …

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MIAMI – The evolution of the Miami Marlins continues with the organization announcing Thursday the club’s new logo and colors. The next-generation Marlins identity is stylish, energetic, and vibrant in ways that uniquely represent the Miami community. This next evolution of the team’s logo embodies refinement and style, with a focus on looking forward – …

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ATLANTA (AP) — Baseball owners have extended the contract of Commissioner Rob Manfred and signed off a new television deal with Fox after two days of meetings in Atlanta. The owners put off any decision Thursday on changes that might speed games. Manfred says they prefer to reach a consensus with the players’ union. Manfred …

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Tampa Bay Rays ace left-hander Blake Snell won the American League Cy Young Award on Wednesday night, becoming the second pitcher in franchise history to take home that hardware (David Price won it in 2012). Check out how his teammates, his minor league teams and the Tampa sports community reacted to his victory. His teammates …

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NAGOYA, Japan (AP) — Sosuke Genda drove in three runs with a bases-clearing triple as Japan beat the MLB All-Stars 4-1 in the final of their six-game exhibition series on Thursday. Genda tripled down the right field line off MLB starter Brian Johnson, and Ryosuke Kikuchi made it 4-0 on a sacrifice fly as Japan …

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On July 19, Padres infield prospect Fernando Tatis Jr. injured his left thumb while sliding into second base on a steal attempt with the organization’s then-Double-A affiliate San Antonio. After playing a couple of innings in the field, he was removed from the game, examined, and sent to San Diego for further evaluation. A few days later, …

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We all know the highlights of Miguel Andujar’s 2018 campaign. He finished second in Rookie of the Year voting, broke a seventy-year-old rookie doubles record, and went from a possible everyday starter out of spring training to one of the most solid bats in the lineup by September. While the offseason is a time to …

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NEW YORK (AP) — Jacob deGrom says he has not yet chosen a new agent after Brodie Van Wagenen left his agency to become Mets general manager, and the NL Cy Young Award winner is open to discussing a contract extension with New York. Speaking on Wednesday night after being awarded his first Cy Young, …

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BOSTON (AP) — The Red Sox rewarded manager Alex Cora for winning a World Series in his first year with the team, giving him a new contract with an additional guaranteed year through the 2021 season. The deal containing the extension was announced Wednesday by Boston also includes a club option for 2022. In his …

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