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San Diego Chargers: Joey Bosa Declines ‘Best Offer’

Jake Roth-USA TODAY Sports

San Diego Chargers first round pick Joey Bosa is the only first round pick who has not signed his rookie contract to this point. If the current developments are a sign of things to come, Bosa will remain unsigned for quite some time. The dispute between the Chargers and Bosa is not over how much money the former Ohio State ...

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Johnny Manziel Saga Takes Another Turn

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At this point, Johnny Manziel’s fall from grace is well documented, and widely known. It’s no secret that the former Texas A&M star and Cleveland Browns’ first-round pick has seen his life spiral downward rather quickly. On Friday, though, Manziel’s saga took a turn that is perhaps the strangest yet. A lawyer representing Manziel sent a text to the Associated ...

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Could Yankees break up dominant bullpen?

Adam Hunger-USA TODAY Sports

The New York Yankees currently sit at 26-30 entering play on Monday, in fourth place in the AL East. The Baltimore Orioles and Boston Red Sox have held control of the division for much of the early season, and the Toronto Blue Jays are not far behind the two front runners. With June now upon us, teams have to begin ...

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Los Angeles Dodgers Call Up Top Prospect Julio Urias

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The Los Angeles Dodgers announced on Thursday that the team’s top prospect, left handed pitcher Julio Urias, is getting the call to the Major Leagues. The Dodgers are expected to purchase on Friday the contract of LHP Julio Urias, who is scheduled to make his MLB debut Friday in New York. — Los Angeles Dodgers (@Dodgers) May 26, 2016 Urias, ...

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Report: Los Angeles Angels to sign Tim Lincecum

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The Los Angeles Angels rotation is reportedly getting some reinforcement. Former Cy Young winner Tim Lincecum is close to a deal with the Angels, according to Jeff Passan of Yahoo Sports, and Jon Heyman of MLB Network. Sources: Tim Lincecum closing in on a deal with the Angels. Giants and White Sox are out. — Jeff Passan (@JeffPassan) May 16, ...

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Blue Jays, Rangers benches empty in massive brawl

In the 8th inning of Sunday’s game between the Toronto Blue Jays and Texas Rangers, a brawl broke out that resulted in punches being thrown, and several ejections. With Toronto at-bat, and Blue Jays right fielder Jose Bautista at first base, a ground ball was hit to Rangers third baseman Adrian Beltre. Beltre threw to second base, and Bautista met ...

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Report: Nationals sign Stephen Strasburg to long-term extension

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In a shocking development, the Washington Nationals have agreed to a long-term extension with pitcher Stephen Strasburg, according to Chelsea Janes of the Washington Post. Stephen Strasburg has signed a "significant long-term extension" with the Nationals, according to a person familiar with the situation. — Chelsea Janes (@chelsea_janes) May 10, 2016 Jon Heyman of MLB Network reports the deal for ...

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Angels’ Andrelton Simmons to have thumb surgery

Jayne Kamin-Oncea-USA TODAY Sports

Los Angeles Angels shortstop Andrelton Simmons has a tear in his left thumb that will require surgery, the team announced Monday. Simmons has a “full thickness tear” of the ulnar collateral ligament in his left thumb, according to the Angels. INJURY UPDATE: Andrelton Simmons will require surgery to repair a full thickness tear of the ulnar collateral ligament of his ...

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Mets’ Bartolo Colon hits first career home run

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New York Mets pitcher Bartolo Colon is 42 years-old. His Major League career began in 1997. And on Saturday night, Colon hit his first career home run. The home run, which can be seen below, set the baseball world on fire on Saturday. New Saturday plans: Watching this. https://t.co/yT4aoEtMFf #Crushed pic.twitter.com/xdQJ8BlKjr — MLB GIFS (@MLBGIFs) May 8, 2016 When Colon ...

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Angels GM: ‘No intent to trade Mike Trout’

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In the wake of the Los Angeles Angels losing their ace Garrett Richards to Tommy John surgery, some have opined that perhaps the team should do the unfathomable, and trade MVP outfielder Mike Trout. That would be the type of franchise-altering move that could have ramifications for years to come, if the Angels actually chose to do it. According to ...

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