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Yankees Claim David Robertson On Revocable Waivers; Trade Unlikely

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Investigators Probe Baseball Fan's Death From Fall at Atlanta Game

Cubs pitcher Jake Arrieta throws no-hitter against Dodgers

Dodgers don't think Cubs' Jake Arrieta pitched a no-hitter

Blue Jays To Name Mark Shapiro As Team President

Encarnacion homers again, Blue Jays hit 4 to beat Tigers 9-2 (Yahoo Sports)

A's Switch Pitcher Venditte Tops D-Backs for 1st Win

Angels Live: Previewing Halos' series vs. Athletics

Indians President Mark Shapiro Is Bound for Blue Jays

Indians owner attempting to sell minority stakes to raise cash

Holland with a dominant start that ranks among Rangers best

Cuddyer, Mets avert 3-game sweep at home, beat Red Sox 5-4 (Yahoo Sports)

Mets won’t use Steven Matz as a reliever

ESPN's Mendoza makes history, then calls it

The Yankees claimed David Robertson on waivers. A trade is unlikely, however.

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Arrieta pitches no-hitter for Cubs in 2-0 win over Dodgers (Yahoo Sports)

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Bombers blast the Braves 20-6 to complete 3-game sweep

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TCU Utilizes Extreme Hustle In Games

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Davis keeps teeing off for Lancaster

Another strong outing for Feliz; Reed extends streak

Hicks debuts in wake of Marte's injury

Brault keeps zeros coming for Curve

Cal Poly releases 2016 Schedule

Correa's injury postpones matchup vs. Twins' phenoms

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Springer singles, 'shakes off cobwebs' in rehab assignment

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  Arizona Diamondbacks

Peralta bright spot in disappointing homestand

D-backs fall in extras after 9th-inning rally

Ray, Bettis open 4-game clash at Coors

Chafin optioned to Reno to give arm a rest

D-backs deal reliever Reed to Mets

Chacin impresses but D-backs edged by A's

D-backs shift rotation to give arms a break

Goldy's big hustle play after K earns praise

  Atlanta Braves

Adonis caps successful set vs. former team

Braves unable to contain Yankees in finale

Braves trying to move forward after tragedy

Braves set to host Marlins for three-game set

Many positives for Wisler in loss to Yankees

Fan dies in fall from upper deck in Atlanta

Braves option Perez, leaving rotation vacancy

Wisler hangs tough, but Braves bested by Yanks

  Baltimore Orioles

Orioles aim to right ship after difficult road trip

Orioles' struggles compounded by shutout

Wild Card hopefuls square off in Baltimore

Run production a concern for Orioles

Big fifth frame not enough for O's in Texas

Alvarez records first Major League hit

O's throw support behind U.S. LLWS team

Struggling O's drop opener to Rangers

  Boston Red Sox

Red Sox fall short in back-and-forth tilt with Mets

Papi passes Gehrig, McGriff with HR No. 494

Miley goes behind the back to snare grounder

Rodriguez, Sox out to play spoiler vs. Nova, Yanks

Lovullo expects Hanley to play 1B this season

Machi replaces Tazawa as Red Sox's closer

Kelly authoring quite the in-season turnaround

Panda lays out to make pivotal run-saving play

  Chicago Cubs

Stats of the Day: Arrieta reigns supreme

Jake Show: Arrieta no-hits Dodgers in LA

Did you know? Arrieta's no-hitter

ESPN's Mendoza makes history, then calls it

No-hitter cements Arrieta's status among elite

Castro: No doubt error ruling in no-no correct

A look back at Cubs' no-hitter history

Arrieta's teammates 'proud,' 'excited' for righty

  Chicago White Sox

White Sox battle back, capitalize on error

White Sox steal finale win from Mariners

Dodgers-White Sox Fantasy Camp signups open

Sale tries to figure out playoff-chasing Twins

Ventura keeps disappointment in perspective

Rotation adjustment made for road trip

From the start, August a tough month for Samardzija

Samardzija finishes August 0-6 after loss to Seattle

  Cincinatti Reds

Lamb's quality start shows off rookie's talent

Lorenzen to be recalled for start on Monday

Amid tough season, Votto putting up big numbers

Lorenzen looks to sink Cubs in return to Majors

Reds' bats unable to lift solid Lamb

In need of big game, Bruce breaks out

Right-hander Iglesias nearing innings limit

Votto's homer in 9th leads Reds over Brewers

  Cleveland Indians

Shapiro headed to Blue Jays to be president, CEO

Tribe shows spark in AL Wild Card race

Gomes focuses on defense, but bat warming up

Tribe hits 2nd slam in 2 days to sweep Halos

Salazar returns to hill to open series in Toronto

Lindor's leadoff at-bat sets stage for big 8th

Gomes shows Silver Slugger form with 5 RBIs

Four Tribe pitchers have over 150 strikeouts

  Colorado Rockies

De La Rosa heats up, cools off Pirates

De La Rosa sharp as Rockies blank Bucs

Bettis battles D-backs to open 4-game clash

Friedrich emerges as matchup option

Morneau homers during return to New Britain

Rusin erases memory of woeful outing

Hundley's HR not enough spark in Pittsburgh

Blackmon pacing himself in 2nd full season

  Detroit Tigers

Simon nicks Encarnacion with eephus pitch

Davis playing through left middle finger injury

Gose apologizes for mistake in center field

Verlander follows one-hit shutout in opener vs. KC

Simon, Tigers overpowered by long ball in finale

Miggy officially back in the hunt for AL batting title

Mental lapse a teachable moment for Gose

Tigers unable to contain Encarnacion in loss

  Houston Astros

Another strong outing for Feliz; Reed extends streak

Astros put up fight despite missing key bats

Astros don't go quietly in finale with Twins

Keuchel goes for win No. 16 in opener against Mariners

Correa's injury postpones matchup vs. Twins' phenoms

Fiers benefits from extra rest in no-no follow-up

Springer singles, 'shakes off cobwebs' in rehab assignment

Astros ride 3-run 4th in Fiers' strong encore

  Kansas City Royals

Royals disagree with call on pivotal DP

Royals come up just short in finale vs. Rays

Royals alumni teach baseball to kids at Play Ball KC

Cueto seeks second straight shutout vs. Tigers

Fans support Moose in huge all-around game

Yost's use of superb 'pen changing baseball

Moose doubles up, drives in 3 to lead Royals

Morales building case for Comeback Player award

  Los Angeles Angels

Angels slip to .500, but look to battle back

Trout notches encouraging 4-for-4 day

Freese's return could deepen Angels' lineup

Santiago looks to get Angels back on track

Green, Trout provide only offense for Angels

Angels, Smith look to work through rough stretch

Halos could choose between Cowart, Kubitza

Scioscia, Trout don't blame wrist for slump

  Los Angeles Dodgers

Dodgers no-hit again as Arrieta leads Cubs

Dodgers in position for rare feat

Dodgers-White Sox Fantasy Camp signups open

Dodgers welcome Giants for big NL West clash

Hernandez's hamstring tightens in LA loss

Mattingly: Tip cap to Arrieta, and move on

Dodgers have pitching decisions coming up

Peraza takes opportunity and runs with it

  Miami Marlins

Stanton to begin rehab stint, may return Friday

Yelich to be handled carefully after pinch-hit

Fast start goes for naught in finale vs. Nats

Miami not expecting to make any more trades

Cosart among injured Marlins hurlers on mend

Braves set to host Marlins for three-game set

Bour hits Stanton-esque, second-deck blast

Marlins making difficult plays look easy

  Milwaukee Brewers

Lucroy delivers clutch single, extends streak

Nelson looks to cool Pirates in series opener

Brewers to stick with Garza in rotation

Peralta regains form, leads Brewers over Reds

Explosive offense provides bright spot in tough loss

Kirby likely to undergo Tommy John surgery

Brewers fall after K-Rod blows first save

Clark goes 4-for-4 in rain-shortened five-inning victory

  Minnesota Twins

Santana gets back on track with 10-K gem

Determined Santana fuels Twins' Wild Card hunt

Duffey opens series against White Sox

Hughes' back injury improving steadily

Innings piling up for effective Twins relievers

Twins stifled by Fiers, Astros

Hicks headed to Rochester for rehab stint

Sano returns to lineup after hamstring injury

  New York Mets

Mets to call up Plawecki, 3 others

Mets have logjam for potential playoff rotation

'Nastiest pitcher in the world,' Familia on a roll

Clutch Cuddyer helps Mets edge Red Sox

Parnell throws BP, expects to be activated Tuesday

Colon to go for his 12th win as Mets take on Phillies

Colon gives 'pen a break with inning of relief

Mets acquire reliever Reed from D-backs

  New York Yankees

Yankees' quench offensive thirst in Atlanta

Yankees sweep Braves with 20-run output

Nova gets the call in opener against rival Red Sox

A-Rod resumes workouts as first-base option

Severino gaining Yanks' trust, confidence

Yanks' Mitchell: No jitters in return to mound

Sabathia releases pic to defuse paparazzi

Severino, late runs carry Yanks past Braves

  Oakland Athletics

V for Venditte: Switch-pitcher gets 1st victory, AB

Semien's big hit in 11th sends A's to series win

Doolittle, Pomeranz sign of good things ahead for 'pen

Doubront takes hill vs. Angels to open homestand

Vogt completes 'mission' for redemption

Vogt makes big splash as A's sink D-backs

Fortunes turn for Gray, A's in shaky 6th

A's can't hold off D-backs, drop 3rd straight

  Philadelphia Phillies

Asher enjoyed experience of his first start

Phillies claim reliever Roberts off waivers

Eickhoff, Phillies head to New York to face Mets

Sweeney opening eyes in Philadelphia

Howard finding success facing only righties

9 years after surgery, Asher ready for debut

Altherr enjoying his extra-base hit tear

Nola continues to impress for Phillies

  Pittsburg Pirates

Bucs likely to load up on players with Majors experience

Bastardo stays sharp with 2 strong innings

Bucs' bats stifled by Rockies, De La Rosa

Cole to face Brewers as Bucs take on Central

Burnett upbeat after 5-inning sim game

Bucs adjust rotation, lining up Cole vs. Cards

Happ to it: Lefty bolstering Bucs' rotation

Ram shot: Early HR leads way past Rockies

  San Diego Padres

Kemp, Upton's bats help to carry Padres

Ross looks to repeat success vs. Rangers

Jankowski getting comfortable at MLB level

ICYMI: Padres unable to complete comeback vs. Phillies

Renfroe (.348) has two more hits for Triple-A El Paso

Rea still learning from his mistakes for Padres

Myers close to starting a rehab assignment

Kennedy one of NL's most improved pitchers in 2nd half

  Seattle Mariners

Seager, Jackson light a fuse atop the order

Miller's miscue one of three in tough setback

Error in 9th leads to finale loss for Mariners

Nuno fills in for Felix in opener against Astros

Guaipe gets the call in latest bullpen shuffling

Hicks debuts in wake of Marte's injury

Seager propels Mariners to second straight win

Experience tops Seattle's criteria for new GM

  San Francisco Giants

Giants face another big battle vs. Dodgers

Byrd throws hits party on his birthday

Heston's early struggles too much for Giants

Giants visit Dodgers for big NL West clash

Lincecum's hip condition still troubling him

Ricochet tricks Byrd in crucial fifth inning

Vogelsong touched for four runs in loss to Cards

Tomlinson filling in nicely for injured Panik

  St. Louis Cardinals

Cardinals surge to end road trip strong

Carpenter reaches 'fun' homer milestone

Cards muscle their way to win over Giants

Cards look forward to injured players' returns

Lynn shrugs off ankle injury, plans on next start

Cards set to host Nats for big three-game set

Molina performing perfectly for Cardinals

Cards support strong Lynn in win over Giants

  Tampa Bay Rays

Loney plays brief but crucial role in victory

Wild Card hopefuls square off in Baltimore

Rays edge Royals on homer by Kiermaier

Kiermaier homers, makes presence felt in CF

Snell considered for callup when rosters expand

Rays shut down after Kiermaier sparks rally

Inability to challenge frustrates ejected Cash

Rays fall short in series opener vs. KC

  Texas Rangers

Holland's gem gives Texas hope for stretch run

Holland tosses three-hit shutout to complete sweep

Lewis opens road trip seeking 15th victory

Odor sets sights on return vs. Padres

Kela has been electric out of the bullpen

Rangers feeling Wild with third straight win

Running remains an issue for Hamilton

Gimenez's power surge a boon to Rangers

  Toronto Blue Jays

Shapiro to become Blue Jays president, CEO

Pillar nearly adds miraculous catch to reel

Encore-nacion: Homer extends streak to 25

Revere hits leadoff as Tulo drops to No. 5 spot

Price looks to continue impressive Blue Jays run

Four homers power Blue Jays to series sweep

Blue Jays' momentum shows no signs of slowing

Encarnacion's homer hat trick leads rout of Tigers

  Washington Nationals

Sources: Reliever Barrett visits Dr. Andrews

Fister earns win with strong effort out of bullpen

Back tightness cuts Strasburg's outing short

Nats rally to take rubber game from Marlins

Nats outfielder Johnson plans to play in 2016

Cards set to host Nats for big three-game set

Aggressive Nats pick up slack for Harper vs. Koehler

Three homers help Nationals top Marlins, gain game