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KANSAS CITY, Mo. — A.J. Hinch wiped the sweat from his brow after watching his Houston Astros win their 10th straight game on Saturday, joking that he might get tossed early the next time out to avoid the Kansas City heat. The skipper hasn’t been sweating many outcomes lately. Houston’s latest solid start came from
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CLEVELAND — The Minnesota Twins reinstated first baseman Joe Mauer from the disabled list Friday after a 25-game absence. Mauer completed a rehab assignment after suffering a neck strain and concussion-like symptoms while diving for a foul ball. The move was made before Minnesota’s game at Cleveland. Third baseman Miguel Sano was sent to Class
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WASHINGTON — Republicans and Democrats put aside the sectarian hostilities that have increasingly defined this town and came together on the baseball diamond Thursday, a year after bullets from a would-be mass assassin shook Congress to its core. Democrats prevailed 21-5 in the 57th Congressional Baseball Game for Charity at Nationals Park. But the night
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Below are the voting totals from Major League Baseball’s first ballot update for the 2018 All-Star Game that will be played July 17 at Nationals Park in Washington, D.C. Boston Red Sox outfielder Mookie Betts leads all vote-getters with 748,872 votes. In the NL, Atlanta Braves first baseman Freddie Freeman leads the way with 633,342
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The voting is in, and what figures to be a season-long three-way wrestling match for top honors in our Power Rankings has a new champ. After reclaiming the highest perch for just two weeks, the Astros, defending world champs, have again been pushed down to No. 3 as the Yankees kept mashing and cinched their
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