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The Cardinals’ game against the New York Yankees on Friday, April 14, will be televised on FOX Sports Midwest Plus in the St. Louis market and on AT&T U-verse, DirecTV and Dish. This is because of overlap with Game 2 of the St. Louis Blues’ first-round playoff series on FOX Sports Midwest. Outside the St. …

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The New York Yankees’ youth movement suffered a setback on Thursday with the news that top pitching prospect James Kaprielian will have season-ending Tommy John surgery. RHP James Kaprielian is scheduled to undergo “Tommy John” surgery on Tuesday, 4/18. The surgery will be performed by Dr. Neal ElAttrache. — Yankees PR Dept. (@YankeesPR) April 13, …

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NEW YORK (AP) Top Yankees pitching prospect James Kaprielian will have Tommy John surgery next week and be sidelined until 2018. The team’s announcement Thursday didn’t give details of the ligament damage. He’ll have surgery on Tuesday. The 23-year-old right-hander was taken with the 16th overall pick in the 2015 amateur draft. His 2016 season …

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Jason Vargas, one of only two Kansas City pitchers with a win this season, will take the mound Thursday night as the Royals try to avoid not only a sweep by Oakland, but also a ninth consecutive loss to the Athletics. Vargas (1-0, 1.50 ERA) won at Houston on Friday in his season debut after missing …

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TV: FOX Sports Florida TIME: Pregame coverage begins at 6:30 p.m. CAN’T GET TO A TV? WATCH IT LIVE ON FOX SPORTS GO MIAMI — When the New York Mets visit the Miami Marlins on Thursday to start a four-game series, there is a good chance that the visitors will bring along a Gold Glove …

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TV: FOX Sports Sun TIME: Pregame coverage begins at 6:30 p.m. CAN’T GET TO A TV? WATCH IT LIVE ON FOX SPORTS GO NEW YORK — The second week of the season is going drastically different for the Tampa Bay Rays and New York Yankees. The Rays dropped two straight after winning five of seven …

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Miami Marlins rookie shortstop J.T. Riddle’s first career hit was kind of an accident. Facing Braves starter Jaime Garcia in the bottom of the second inning on Wednesday, Riddle checked his swing but got enough of it that it skated down the line toward Braves third basemen Adonis Garcia. Take a look: This is definitely …

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Texas Rangers closer Sam Dyson has gotten off to a horrible start. Is it time to remove him out of the closer role? It could be worse for Sam Dyson and the Texas Rangers. He could run United Airlines or Pepsi. Like the CEO’s of those companies, Dyson has had a rough stretch. He hasn’t …

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Charlie Sweeney and Old Hoss Radbourn are forever linked in both Major League Baseball and Providence Grays history. In a lot of ways, the were quite similar. When one takes a look back at the 19th century in Major League Baseball, the 1884 season stands out. It was that year that Old Hoss Radbourn won …

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There was one player in the history of Major League Baseball to collect 4000 career hits. That is, until this day, when Montreal Expos first baseman Pete Rose joined that exclusive club. Depending on how one views Nippon Pro Baseball and Ichiro’s accomplishments, there are two or three players in the 4000 hit club. Ty …

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