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The Boston Red Sox were the last team in baseball to integrate. Yet, on this day in 1945, they held a tryout for three Negro League players. We all know of the Boston Red Sox shameful history when it comes to integration. For twelve years after Jackie Robinson broke the color barrier, they steadfastly refused …

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A look at what’s happening all around the majors today: — NEW YEAR After going 4-14 against the Cubs last season, the Pirates can take a three-game sweep from Chicago with a win at Wrigley Field. Andrew McCutchen hit a go-ahead, three-run homer during a five-run seventh to lead Pittsburgh to an 8-7 victory Saturday. …

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LOS ANGELES — Yasiel Puig has said he’s matured, and that’s why he’s hit so well early this season. Whatever it is, the Los Angeles Dodgers will welcome more of it. Puig homered and drove in four runs to help the Dodgers overcome a sloppy defensive game to beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 8-4 on Saturday …

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LOS ANGELES (AP) Yasiel Puig has said he’s matured, and that’s why he’s hit so well early this season. Whatever it is, the Los Angeles Dodgers will welcome more of it. Puig homered and drove in four runs to help the Dodgers overcome a sloppy defensive game to beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 8-4 on Saturday …

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) The Kansas City Royals have hit 13 of their 15 homers this season with the bases empty, including two Saturday night. At least they got the timing right this time. Mike Moustakas hit a tiebreaking home run in the eighth inning, lifting the Royals over the Los Angeles Angels 3-2. ”I …

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MIAMI (AP) Christian Yelich and Giancarlo Stanton hit back-to-back homers to cap a three-run eighth inning, and the Miami Marlins rallied past the New York Mets 5-4 Saturday night. Justin Bour and Marcell Ozuna hit consecutive homers for Miami in the second inning. The long balls spoiled a fine outing by the Mets’ Jacob deGrom, …

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MIAMI (AP) — Christian Yelich and Giancarlo Stanton hit back-to-back homers to cap a three-run eighth inning, and the Miami Marlins rallied past the New York Mets 5-4 Saturday night. Justin Bour and Marcell Ozuna hit consecutive homers for Miami in the second inning. The long balls spoiled a fine outing by the Mets’ Jacob …

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