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Red Sox broadcaster to have surgery after cancer relapse

Boston Red Sox NESN broadcaster Jerry Remy has been diagnosed with lung cancer for the fourth time, he announced on Monday, according to a redsox.com report. “Still strong,” he wrote. “Please see your doctor.” Remy, 64, said his treatment starts in two weeks. Remy is i...

Red Sox: Craig Kimbrel Has Reemerged as the Best Closer in Baseball

Red Sox closer Craig Kimbrel had strayed slightly from the “best closer in baseball” conversation. In 2017, however, he’s back and worthy of the honor. It was only a few seasons ago when Craig Kimbrel was widely regarded as the best closer in MLB. Between 2011-2014 with t...

Yankees are home-run machine that should terrify rest of league

No one dares suggest there is a modern-day Murderers Row in The Bronx, nor is there even the hint of any Mickey Mantle-Roger Maris assault on Babe Ruth’s 60 home runs. But the Yankees could boast six players with 20 or more home runs in a season no one saw coming. Aaron Judge, ...

Pirates' 7th-inning rally stuns Marlins

PITTSBURGH -- Marlins center fielder Christian Yelich couldn't quite corral Jordy Mercer's deep fly ball, and it was that moment in the seventh that ultimately decided the game. Mercer tied the game with a two-run triple, and then scored the winning run on John Jaso's double to r...

Strasburg, Kershaw clash for first time on MLB.TV

MLB.TV Premium is now available for $99.99 yearly or $24.99 monthly, with nearly two dozen features for subscribers to access and interact with live out-of-market Major League Baseball games at 6...

10 players worthy of first All-Star Game nod

Suddenly, their career is different. They have arrived. Sure, there's more they would like to do. • Cast your Esurance All-Star Game Ballot for #ASGWorthy players But that moment symbolizes yea...

Volquez throws no-hitter, Marlins top Diamondbacks 3-0 - World - NZ Herald News

MIAMI (AP) " Edinson Volquez has thrown the sixth no-hitter in Miami Marlins history, facing the minimum 27 batters and beating the Arizona Diamondbacks 3-0 on Saturday. Volquez (2-7) struck out ...

Marlins reflect on Edinson Volquez's no-hitter

Edinson Volquez's no-hitter "An amazing game," shortstop J.T. Riddle said. "You could just tell after that first play, you didn't know what was going to happen. He hurt his ankle there. To com...

$240M Man Albert Pujols' 600th Home Run Puts Spotlight on What Might've Been

Think about what could have been. Think about what should have been. Think about Albert Pujols hitting his 600th career home run…in St. Louis. "It would have been a huge event here," said Ber...

Edinson Volquez Throws No-Hitter vs. Diamondbacks, Dedicates to Yordano Ventura

Miami Marlins right-hander Edinson Volquez became this season's first pitcher to throw a no-hitter in a 3-0 win over the Arizona Diamondbacks on Saturday. MLB @MLBSteady Eddie! @Marlins’ Ed...

Pujols hits slam for 600th HR, leads Angels past Twins 7-2

AP Published 1:31 a.m. ET June 4, 2017 | Updated 8 minutes agoCORRECTS TO GRAND SLAM - Los Angeles Angels' Albert Pujols waves to fans after hitting a grand slam, his 600th homer...