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ESPN benches Curt Schilling for the rest of MLB season

Ex-major leaguer tweeted about Muslim extremists and Nazis

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Curt Schilling's suspension from helping ESPN broadcast the Little League World Series was extended Thursday to include the big leagues.

Twins' closer Perkins 'can barely walk' due to spasms

Glen Perkins, Minnesota Twins

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Minnesota Twins closer Glen Perkins told reporters on Thursday that he "can barely walk" suffering back spasms.

Angels' Pujols moving up historical ladder

Albert Pujols celebrates 555th career home run

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Albert Pujols continued making baseball history Wednesday in the Los Angeles Angels' 9-4 victory over the Oakland A's at the Coliseum.

Marlins may ask Jennings to resume GM duties

Dan Jennings, Miami Marlins

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The Miami Marlins are expected to ask Dan Jennings to return to his previous role as general manager and will seek a new manager at the end of this season, according to reports Wednesday.

MLB roundup: Another wild Cardinals comeback

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Brandon Moss capped another wild St. Louis Cardinals comeback with his biggest hit since joining them on July 30.

MLB commish Manfred denies Shoeless Joe reinstatement

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For the second time in 25 years, the commissioner of Major League Baseball has denied a request to reinstate Shoeless Joe Jackson.

Cubs don 'onesies' to celebrate no-hitter

Joe Maddon, Chicago Cubs

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Chicago Cubs manager Joe Maddon called for a pajama party Sunday night in celebration of pitcher Jake Arrieta's no-hitter.

Cubs' Jake Arrieta tosses a no-hitter

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LOS ANGELES -- Jake Arrieta pitched a no-hitter Sunday night, leading the Chicago Cubs to a 2-0 victory over the Los Angeles Dodgers at Dodger Stadium.

By throwing the Cubs' first no-hitter in seven years, Arrieta (17-6) became the major lea...

Fan dies from fall at Braves-Yankees game

Gregory Murrey

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A man who fell from the upper deck of Atlanta's Turner Field during a Braves-Yankees game has died, the Atlanta Braves said.

Gregory Murrey, 60, of Alpharetta, Georgia, tumbled out of the stands during the seventh inning of the game Saturday night as...

Man dies in 7th-inning fall at Atlanta's Turner Field

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A fan who fell from the upper level of Atlanta's Turner Field behind home plate in the top of the seventh inning on Saturday night was pronounced dead after being transported to a hospital.

Mariners fire GM Jack Zduriencik

Dismissal comes during dismal season

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General manager Jack Zduriencik was fired by the Seattle Mariners on Friday in the midst of a disappointing 59-69 season for a team many experts pegged as a contender entering the year.

MLB roundup: Dodgers, Greinke blank Reds

Anthony DeSclafani of the Cincinnati Reds, August 2015

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CINCINNATI -- Zack Greinke allowed four hits in seven innings, and Yasmani Grandal drove in the lone run with a bases-loaded grounder, lifting the Los Angeles Dodgers to a 1-0 victory and a three-game sweep of the Cincinnati Reds on Thursda...

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