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What's wrong with the reeling Yankees?

The slumping New York Yankees have lost four straight and eight of nine. What gives? One problem is errors. The Yankees just can't overcome them.

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Bowden: The 20 players most likely to be dealt

Jim Bowden lays out the 20 players most likely to be dealt by July 31, including a trade likeliness rating, interested teams and best fit for each guy.

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BBTN Minute: The top five surprising teams (3:24)


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Harper smacks 16th homer in win (0:49)

Diamondbacks beat Cubs in extras (0:56)
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8hAdam Rubin

Noah Syndergaard 'glad to stay here'

Despite losing to the Pirates, Noah Syndergaard will stay in the Mets' rotation, saying he's looking forward to his next start.

Has Bumgarner passed Kershaw? (2:10)
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Baseball is dying ... again

A Wall Street Journal report shows that participation in youth baseball appears to be in heavy decline.

2dBuster Olney

Trade market not close to materializing

Buster Olney checks in on how MLB teams view the current trade market, identifies one aspect in which the Twins have improved and more.

Flores: Loria, Samson still running Marlins' show (1:10)


Justin Verlander throws bullpen

The Tigers RHP, who's rehabbing a right triceps strain, replicated his pregame warm-up routine of about 45 pitches and then threw two innings in the bullpen. He reported no problems after: "All good." Verlander will throw a simulated game on Tuesday.

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Binghamton-bound Vic Black turns 27 today. ... Ricky Gutierrez is 45. ... Pepe Mangual was born on this date in 1952.

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Most RBI in MLB History Hank Aaron 2,297 Barry Bonds 1,996 Lou Gehrig 1,993 Alex Rodriguez 1,992 Babe Ruth 1,992

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Bryce Harper: 11th HR since May 6 slugging 1.000 for the month of May. Since 1900 only Ruth, Bonds & Todd Helton have slugged 1000 in May

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Ranking the divisions by run differential: 1. AL Central +50. 2. AL East +16 3. NL West +9 4. NL Central -15 5. AL West -19 6. NL East -41.

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Elias: KC has the best record in MLB. This is the 1st time KC has MLB's best record at least 40 games into a season since Sept 9th, 1980.

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ELIAS: Gerrit Cole is the 1st PIT pitcher with 27 wins in his first 50 games since Nick Maddox, who had 28 wins after his 50th game in 1909.

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ESPN Stats/Info: Bryce Harper now has 7 HR in the 9 games Max Scherzer has started this season, 9 HR in 33 games started by everyone else.