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07-30

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What You Need to Know: July 30, 2015
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Steven Jacobson

07-29

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What You Need to Know: July 29, 2015
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Chris Mosch

07-28

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What You Need to Know: July 28, 2015
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Daniel Rathman

07-27

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What You Need to Know: July 27, 2015
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Ian Frazer

07-24

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What You Need to Know: July 24th, 2015
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Daniel Rathman

07-23

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What You Need to Know: July 23, 2015
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Steven Jacobson

07-22

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What You Need to Know: July 22, 2015
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Chris Mosch

07-20

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What You Need to Know: July 20, 2015
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Ian Frazer

07-17

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What You Need to Know: July 17, 2015
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Daniel Rathman

07-13

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What You Need to Know: July 13, 2015
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Ian Frazer

07-10

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What You Need to Know: July 10, 2015
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Daniel Rathman

07-09

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What You Need to Know: June 9, 2015
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Steven Jacobson

07-08

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What You Need to Know: July 8, 2017
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Ian Frazer

07-06

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What You Need to Know: July 6, 2015
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Ian Frazer

07-03

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What You Need to Know: July 3, 2015
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Chris Mosch

07-02

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What You Need to Know: June 2, 2015
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Steven Jacobson

07-01

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What You Need to Know: July 1, 2015
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Daniel Rathman

06-30

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What You Need to Know: June 30, 2015
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Daniel Rathman

06-29

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What You Need to Know: June 29, 2015
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Ian Frazer

06-26

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What You Need to Know: June 26, 2015
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Steven Jacobson

06-25

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What You Need to Know: June 25, 2015
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Steven Jacobson

06-24

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What You Need to Know: June 24, 2015
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Daniel Rathman

06-23

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What You Need to Know: June 23, 2015
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Daniel Rathman

06-22

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What You Need to Know: June 22, 2015
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Ian Frazer

06-19

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What You Need to Know: June 19, 2015
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Daniel Rathman

06-18

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What You Need to Know: June 18, 2015
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Steven Jacobson

06-17

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What You Need to Know: June 17, 2015
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Chris Mosch

06-16

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What You Need to Know: June 16, 2015
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Daniel Rathman

06-15

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What You Need to Know: June 15, 2015
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Ian Frazer

06-12

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What You Need to Know: June 12, 2015
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Daniel Rathman

06-11

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What You Need to Know: June 11, 2015
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Ian Frazer

06-10

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What You Need to Know: June 10, 2015
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Daniel Rathman

06-09

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What You Need to Know: June 9, 2015
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Steven Jacobson

06-08

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What You Need to Know: June 8, 2015
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Steven Jacobson

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What You Need to Know: June 5, 2015
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Steven Jacobson

06-04

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What You Need to Know: June 4, 2015
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Steven Jacobson

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What You Need to Know: June 3, 2015
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Daniel Rathman

06-02

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What You Need to Know: June 2, 2015
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Chris Mosch

06-01

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What You Need to Know: June 1, 2015
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Steven Jacobson

05-29

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What You Need to Know: Another Day, Another Hard-Throwing Rookie Starter
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Daniel Rathman

05-28

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What You Need to Know: Topsy-Turvy Central
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Ian Frazer

05-27

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What You Need to Know: Bryant vs. Harper
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Chris Mosch

05-26

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What You Need to Know: Your Meats and the Royals' Pitching Go Up in Flames
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Daniel Rathman

05-22

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What You Need to Know: Bummed!
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Daniel Rathman

05-21

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What You Need to Know: Ump Show!
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Daniel Rathman

05-20

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What You Need to Know: As Predicted!
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Daniel Rathman

05-19

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What You Need to Know: Corey Math
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Chris Mosch

05-18

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What You Need to Know: 8 2/3
by
Steven Jacobson

05-14

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What You Need to Know: Thwarted!
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Steven Jacobson

05-13

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What You Need to Know: Hello Noah
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Chris Mosch

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July 30, 2015 1:58 pm

What You Need to Know: July 30, 2015

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Steven Jacobson

Tulowitzki's debut, a Kiermaier Kalamity, and more highlight yesterday's action.

The Wednesday Takeaway
This was Francisco Liriano's third time facing the team with which he made his major-league debut. The results were mixed. One, in 2012, was the best game he pitched in his brief stint for the White Sox, as he went seven innings while giving up one hit and two runs and striking out nine. The other, in May of this season, was his worst start of 2015: two innings, seven runs.

Liriano, who possesses a 2.76 DRA this season, survived past the second inning with only one run allowed but would not live up to that September 2012 game as he allowed two more to score on singles by Aaron Hicks and Miguel Sano to give the Twins a 3-1 lead.


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July 29, 2015 12:01 pm

What You Need to Know: July 29, 2015

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Chris Mosch

Dominant pitching by Noah Syndergaard and Sonny Gray, dominant hitting by the Astros and Yankees, and dominant GIFing by Chris Mosch highlight yesterday's action.

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July 28, 2015 6:00 am

What You Need to Know: July 28, 2015

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Daniel Rathman

Fireworks for the Rockies headline yesterday's news, while tonight features a key AL West matchup.

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July 27, 2015 6:00 am

What You Need to Know: July 27, 2015

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Ian Frazer

There was a no-hitter this weekend, and a trade, and other baseball things.

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July 24, 2015 6:00 am

What You Need to Know: July 24th, 2015

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Daniel Rathman

A few pitchers make strong trade-deadline auditions, Kershaw flirts with perfection, and much more.

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July 23, 2015 4:04 pm

What You Need to Know: July 23, 2015

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Steven Jacobson

Mets muster up some runs, but miss out on a chance to climb closer to first place.

The Wednesday Takeaway
The Mets have had an up-and-down July after a terrible June. They had put together some good games entering Wednesday's series finale against the NL East-leading Nationals, winning six of their previous 10 games. Their playoff odds had risen from 25 percent in the beginning of July to 39 percent after Tuesday's win against the Nationals.


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July 22, 2015 9:53 am

What You Need to Know: July 22, 2015

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Chris Mosch

Aaron Nola, Aaron Nola, everybody's coming to get me

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July 20, 2015 1:52 pm

What You Need to Know: July 20, 2015

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Ian Frazer

Games happened!

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July 17, 2015 6:00 am

What You Need to Know: July 17, 2015

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Daniel Rathman

A hot weekend preview for a hot weekend. Hot.

With no games to recap, let's look ahead …

What to Watch This Weekend

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July 13, 2015 6:00 am

What You Need to Know: July 13, 2015

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Ian Frazer

Hope you filled up on this weekend's baseball, because there won't be any for a while; tonight will be dark and full of dingers.

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July 10, 2015 8:30 am

What You Need to Know: July 10, 2015

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Daniel Rathman

So much pitching!

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July 9, 2015 10:32 am

What You Need to Know: June 9, 2015

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Steven Jacobson

Ubaldo Jimenez struggles, Cameron Maybin flies big, and more of yesterday's action, plus what to watch tonight

The Wednesday Takeaway
Ubaldo Jimenez has had a lot of good games this season. The righty, who has a 3.17 DRA, has pitched five games in which he hasn't given up any earned runs. Last night was one of those games, although you wouldn't have expected that it would be so had you watched him last night. Jimenez put 10 runners on the bases in five innings, scattering seven hits and three walks, yet somehow avoided allowing any Twins to cross the plate. It took him 110 pitches to get through those five innings, though, so it was an early night for the bullpen.

That would be quite unfortunate for the Orioles, who, despite entering Wednesday just two games over .500, are still a game and a half behind the Yankees in the American League East. Baltimore inserted Bud Norris, who pitched terribly enough in the rotation to earn himself a demotion to the bullpen at the beginning of the month. Things didn't go much better for Norris in his second appearance as a reliever, either, as he allowed a two-run home run to Brian Dozier and a solo blast to Joe Mauer. By DRA, the Orioles' bullpen is the sixth best in baseball, although Norris didn't help that out at all last night.


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