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Dodgers (6 HRs) rout Royals for 12th straight win

Dodgers (6 HRs) rout Royals for 12th straight win

Dodgers power past Royals for 12th straight win \n”,”providerName”:”Twitter”,”providerUrl”:”https://twitter.com”,”type”:”rich”,”width”:550,”__typename”:”ExternalEmbedContent”},”$ROOT_QUERY.getForgeContentBySlug({\”locale\”:\”en-us\”,\”slug\”:\”dodgers-power-past-royals-for-12th-straight-win\”,\”type\”:\”story\”}).parts.2″:{“data”:{“type”:”id”,”generated”:true,”id”:”$ROOT_QUERY.getForgeContentBySlug({\”locale\”:\”en-us\”,\”slug\”:\”dodgers-power-past-royals-for-12th-straight-win\”,\”type\”:\”story\”}).parts.2.data”,”typename”:”ExternalEmbedContent”},”type”:”oembed”,”__typename”:”ExternalEmbed”},”$ROOT_QUERY.getForgeContentBySlug({\”locale\”:\”en-us\”,\”slug\”:\”dodgers-power-past-royals-for-12th-straight-win\”,\”type\”:\”story\”}).parts.3″:{“content”:”The first seven batters showed how patient, unselfish, and dangerous this Dodgers team can be. It all started with Mookie Betts, who set the tone with a leadoff homer, his 26th jack of the season, which came on a 2-2 pitch from Royals starter Brad Keller.\n\nBut then …

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Trade still fresh, Soto embraces homecoming with multihit game

Trade still fresh, Soto embraces homecoming with multihit game

WASHINGTON — When Juan Soto first heard that he had been traded to San Diego, the slugger said he “cried all morning.” He then took a look at his new schedule. Right on the horizon, after what will now always be known as the Juan Soto trade deadline passed, the Padres were ready to visit …

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O’s lefty prospect Hall to start vs. Rays

O's lefty prospect Hall to start vs. Rays

DL Hall called up to Orioles \n”,”providerName”:”Twitter”,”providerUrl”:”https://twitter.com”,”type”:”rich”,”width”:550,”__typename”:”ExternalEmbedContent”},”$ROOT_QUERY.getForgeContentBySlug({\”locale\”:\”en-us\”,\”slug\”:\”dl-hall-called-up-to-orioles\”,\”type\”:\”story\”}).parts.4″:{“data”:{“type”:”id”,”generated”:true,”id”:”$ROOT_QUERY.getForgeContentBySlug({\”locale\”:\”en-us\”,\”slug\”:\”dl-hall-called-up-to-orioles\”,\”type\”:\”story\”}).parts.4.data”,”typename”:”ExternalEmbedContent”},”type”:”oembed”,”__typename”:”ExternalEmbed”},”$ROOT_QUERY.getForgeContentBySlug({\”locale\”:\”en-us\”,\”slug\”:\”dl-hall-called-up-to-orioles\”,\”type\”:\”story\”}).parts.5″:{“content”:”The 2022 Orioles season has been marked by the arrival of prospects. Excitement first grew with Kyle Bradish. Then came Rutschman, the headliner of the top-rated farm system. Both were joined by Kyle Stowers for a brief cameo in Toronto. Without adding at the Trade Deadline, Elias said that …

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Little Leaguer uses work gloves as batting gloves — and goes deep

Little Leaguer uses work gloves as batting gloves -- and goes deep

Little Leaguer uses work gloves to homer \n”,”providerName”:”Twitter”,”providerUrl”:”https://twitter.com”,”type”:”rich”,”width”:550,”__typename”:”ExternalEmbedContent”},”$ROOT_QUERY.getForgeContentBySlug({\”locale\”:\”en-us\”,\”slug\”:\”little-leaguer-uses-work-gloves-to-homer\”,\”type\”:\”story\”}).parts.0″:{“data”:{“type”:”id”,”generated”:true,”id”:”$ROOT_QUERY.getForgeContentBySlug({\”locale\”:\”en-us\”,\”slug\”:\”little-leaguer-uses-work-gloves-to-homer\”,\”type\”:\”story\”}).parts.0.data”,”typename”:”ExternalEmbedContent”},”type”:”oembed”,”__typename”:”ExternalEmbed”},”$ROOT_QUERY.getForgeContentBySlug({\”locale\”:\”en-us\”,\”slug\”:\”little-leaguer-uses-work-gloves-to-homer\”,\”type\”:\”story\”}).parts.1″:{“content”:”Say hello to Aydin Jeffress. He plays for the Gillette Little League All-Star team representing Wyoming in the Mountain Region of the Little League World Series, and he is the definition of country strong.\n\nIn Sunday’s Opening Round game versus Snow Canyon, Utah, Jeffress blasted a no-doubt, two-run homer …

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Gallo joins the party as Dodgers win 10th straight

Gallo joins the party as Dodgers win 10th straight

Joey Gallo hits first homer with Dodgers as LA extends streak to 10 games \n”,”providerName”:”Twitter”,”providerUrl”:”https://twitter.com”,”type”:”rich”,”width”:550,”__typename”:”ExternalEmbedContent”},”$ROOT_QUERY.getForgeContentBySlug({\”locale\”:\”en-us\”,\”slug\”:\”joey-gallo-hits-first-homer-with-dodgers-as-la-extends-streak-to-10-games\”,\”type\”:\”story\”}).parts.10″:{“data”:{“type”:”id”,”generated”:true,”id”:”$ROOT_QUERY.getForgeContentBySlug({\”locale\”:\”en-us\”,\”slug\”:\”joey-gallo-hits-first-homer-with-dodgers-as-la-extends-streak-to-10-games\”,\”type\”:\”story\”}).parts.10.data”,”typename”:”ExternalEmbedContent”},”type”:”oembed”,”__typename”:”ExternalEmbed”},”$ROOT_QUERY.getForgeContentBySlug({\”locale\”:\”en-us\”,\”slug\”:\”joey-gallo-hits-first-homer-with-dodgers-as-la-extends-streak-to-10-games\”,\”type\”:\”story\”}).parts.11″:{“content”:”Thanks to a current 30-5 stretch, the Dodgers improved to 77-33 this season. That puts them on pace to win roughly 113 games, which would blow past the franchise record of 106. To find a similar stretch, you’d have to look …

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‘Now we’re seeing it’: New pieces click in Padres’ rout

'Now we’re seeing it': New pieces click in Padres' rout

SAN DIEGO — It took them a few days to acclimate, but these Padres are finally beginning to resemble the team they envisioned when they overhauled their offense at last week’s trade deadline. Which is to say, their offense looks pretty terrifying: NL playoff contenders, beware. One day after their dramatic win Tuesday night, the …

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McCullers to make long-awaited return for Astros on Saturday

McCullers to make long-awaited return for Astros on Saturday

Lance McCullers Jr. Astros return \n”,”providerName”:”Twitter”,”providerUrl”:”https://twitter.com”,”type”:”rich”,”width”:550,”__typename”:”ExternalEmbedContent”},”$ROOT_QUERY.getForgeContentBySlug({\”locale\”:\”en-us\”,\”slug\”:\”lance-mccullers-jr-astros-return\”,\”type\”:\”story\”}).parts.4″:{“data”:{“type”:”id”,”generated”:true,”id”:”$ROOT_QUERY.getForgeContentBySlug({\”locale\”:\”en-us\”,\”slug\”:\”lance-mccullers-jr-astros-return\”,\”type\”:\”story\”}).parts.4.data”,”typename”:”ExternalEmbedContent”},”type”:”oembed”,”__typename”:”ExternalEmbed”},”$ROOT_QUERY.getForgeContentBySlug({\”locale\”:\”en-us\”,\”slug\”:\”lance-mccullers-jr-astros-return\”,\”type\”:\”story\”}).parts.5″:{“content”:”“The first start back and the innings will be increased, along with the intensity, emotions, adrenaline,” he said. “I wouldn’t say there’s limitations; I would say there’s a continuation of a plan, which is to get into the games and make good pitches in games and try to build that …

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Lindor in New York groove with Mets records in sight

Lindor in New York groove with Mets records in sight

Francisco Lindor ties Mets single-season record shortstop RBIs \n”,”providerName”:”Twitter”,”providerUrl”:”https://twitter.com”,”type”:”rich”,”width”:550,”__typename”:”ExternalEmbedContent”},”$ROOT_QUERY.getForgeContentBySlug({\”locale\”:\”en-us\”,\”slug\”:\”francisco-lindor-ties-mets-single-season-record-shortstop-rbis\”,\”type\”:\”story\”}).parts.2″:{“data”:{“type”:”id”,”generated”:true,”id”:”$ROOT_QUERY.getForgeContentBySlug({\”locale\”:\”en-us\”,\”slug\”:\”francisco-lindor-ties-mets-single-season-record-shortstop-rbis\”,\”type\”:\”story\”}).parts.2.data”,”typename”:”ExternalEmbedContent”},”type”:”oembed”,”__typename”:”ExternalEmbed”},”$ROOT_QUERY.getForgeContentBySlug({\”locale\”:\”en-us\”,\”slug\”:\”francisco-lindor-ties-mets-single-season-record-shortstop-rbis\”,\”type\”:\”story\”}).parts.3″:{“content”:”Lindor has sparked the Mets to a six-game winning streak and a 20-6 record since the start of their series against the rival Braves on July 11 — the day, not coincidentally, that Lindor got red-hot.\n\nThe Mets’ sweep of the Reds marks a full calendar month since …

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Blue Jays sign JBJ to bolster outfield depth

Blue Jays sign JBJ to bolster outfield depth

Jackie Bradley Jr. signs with Blue Jays \n”,”providerName”:”Twitter”,”providerUrl”:”https://twitter.com”,”type”:”rich”,”width”:550,”__typename”:”ExternalEmbedContent”},”$ROOT_QUERY.getForgeContentBySlug({\”locale\”:\”en-us\”,\”slug\”:\”jackie-bradley-jr-signs-with-blue-jays\”,\”type\”:\”story\”}).parts.2″:{“data”:{“type”:”id”,”generated”:true,”id”:”$ROOT_QUERY.getForgeContentBySlug({\”locale\”:\”en-us\”,\”slug\”:\”jackie-bradley-jr-signs-with-blue-jays\”,\”type\”:\”story\”}).parts.2.data”,”typename”:”ExternalEmbedContent”},”type”:”oembed”,”__typename”:”ExternalEmbed”},”$ROOT_QUERY.getForgeContentBySlug({\”locale\”:\”en-us\”,\”slug\”:\”jackie-bradley-jr-signs-with-blue-jays\”,\”type\”:\”story\”}).parts.3″:{“content”:”Bradley, 32, was released by the Red Sox on Thursday after rejoining Boston in a December 2021 trade with the Brewers. A Red Sox stalwart from 2013-20, Bradley made an All-Star team and won a Gold Glove as well as a 2018 World Series ring with Boston, also …

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Sportsmanship: LLWS batter comforts pitcher after HBP

Sportsmanship: LLWS batter comforts pitcher after HBP

LLWS batter comforts pitcher after being hit in the head \n”,”providerName”:”Twitter”,”providerUrl”:”https://twitter.com”,”type”:”rich”,”width”:550,”__typename”:”ExternalEmbedContent”},”$ROOT_QUERY.getForgeContentBySlug({\”locale\”:\”en-us\”,\”slug\”:\”llws-batter-comforts-pitcher-after-being-hit-in-the-head\”,\”type\”:\”story\”}).parts.0″:{“data”:{“type”:”id”,”generated”:true,”id”:”$ROOT_QUERY.getForgeContentBySlug({\”locale\”:\”en-us\”,\”slug\”:\”llws-batter-comforts-pitcher-after-being-hit-in-the-head\”,\”type\”:\”story\”}).parts.0.data”,”typename”:”ExternalEmbedContent”},”type”:”oembed”,”__typename”:”ExternalEmbed”},”$ROOT_QUERY.getForgeContentBySlug({\”locale\”:\”en-us\”,\”slug\”:\”llws-batter-comforts-pitcher-after-being-hit-in-the-head\”,\”type\”:\”story\”}).parts.1″:{“content”:”Acts of sportsmanship are one of the best parts of the Little League World Series, helping to remind us all what baseball is about at its purest form.\n\nTuesday’s Southwest Region championship game provided a touching moment between opponents following a scary scene on the field …

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