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8:38 AM ET Associated Press NEW YORK — The traditional rivalry between the New York Yankees and Boston Red Sox will take a radical twist when they meet in London next month: They will play on artificial turf for the first time in their rivalry, covering more than 2,200 games. Major League Baseball has access
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7:00 AM ET Sam Miller Close ESPN.com ESPN baseball columnist/feature writerFormer editor-in-chief of Baseball ProspectusCo-author of “The Only Rule Is It Has To Work” Jesse Rogers Close ESPN Staff Writer Jesse joined ESPN Chicago in September 2009 and covers the Chicago Cubs for ESPNChicago.com and ESPN Radio 1000. Before the 2019 season began, opinions on
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11:37 PM ET Jeff PassanESPN Close ESPN MLB insiderAuthor of “The Arm: Inside the Billion-Dollar Mystery of the Most Valuable Commodity in Sports” Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Julio Urías will be reinstated from administrative leave following a domestic-violence arrest after Major League Baseball did not obtain a security video that allegedly showed the incident, sources
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2:56 PM ET Associated Press TAMPA, Fla. — New York Yankees shortstop Didi Gregorius played five innings of defense and went 2-for-4 with a walk Monday at extended spring training in his first game action since Tommy John surgery on Oct. 17. “It was good,” Gregorius said. Playing against Detroit Tigers minor leaguers and in
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12:45 AM ET ESPN News Services What started off as a tough spring for Tim Tebow with the Mets‘ Triple-A affiliate in Syracuse, New York, took a turn for the better Sunday when he hit his first International League home run. It came in his 105th at-bat of the season, and the former Heisman Trophy
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9:00 AM ET Eddie Matz Close ESPN Senior Writer Eddie Matz covers the Washington Nationals and the world of Major League Baseball for ESPN.com. He’s been writing for ESPN since 2002, and is a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania. Jesse Rogers Close ESPN Staff Writer Jesse joined ESPN Chicago in September 2009 and covers
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3:48 PM ET Houston Astros star outfielder George Springer left Sunday’s game against the Boston Red Sox in the fifth inning with an undisclosed injury. Springer was replaced in right field by Tony Kemp at the start of the bottom of the fifth inning. The Astros have not announced a reason for Springer’s early exit,
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3:28 AM ET Associated Press SEATTLE — The Minnesota Twins‘ offense has been rolling all season. They had their best game yet Saturday night against the Seattle Mariners. C.J. Cron and Jonathan Schoop each hit two home runs and Byron Buxton had a grand slam as the Twins cruised to an 18-4 victory. Miguel Sano
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11:06 PM ET ESPN News Services Following a second straight loss to the last-place Marlins in Miami, New York Mets manager Mickey Callaway addressed increasing speculation that his job is in jeopardy. The Mets fell a season-worst four games under .500 after being held to one hit in Saturday’s 2-0 loss. The Marlins, with the
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2:59 PM ET Associated Press ARLINGTON, Texas — Texas Rangers reliever Shawn Kelley had two lumps surgically removed from his throat this week. Kelly says an initial biopsy on the lumps was inconclusive, so doctors removed a couple of “decent-sized” lumps on Thursday. The 35-year-old was put on the injured list May 9, five days
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