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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)

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Diamondbacks beat Cubs in extras (0:56)
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6hAdam 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.

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12hDavid Schoenfield

Baseball is dying ... again

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

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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.

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

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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.

Final: D-backs 5, Cubs 4 (13)

There will be no #WeirdBaseball in Arizona. Paul Goldschmidt rallied the Diamondbacks with a 2-run HR in the 9th, and Nick Ahmed's RBI single in the 13th gave Arizona its fifth consecutive win. Box score

Bases loaded an empty situation

Both the Diamondbacks and Cubs have loaded the bases in their most recent half-innings, but neither club was able to bring a run home. Arizona is up in the bottom of the 13th, tied at 4-4. Follow live

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Holy strawberry, Batman, that was a jam. Randall Delgado escapes it though and we're heading to the bottom of the 13th.

Dodgers' late smash leads to win

Dodgers starter Zack Greinke allowed six hits and one run in 7 2/3 innings and CF Joc Pederson's eighth-inning homer lifted Los Angeles over San Diego 2-1.

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Final: Giants 11, Rockies 8

A long weather delay in Colorado couldn't stop San Francisco from claiming a win, as the Giants held off a Rockies rally after play resumed. Box score

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Acrobatic Ahmed shows off his glove

Diamondbacks SS Nick Ahmed hit his first HR of the season earlier in the night against the Cubs, and his diving, flipping grab and throw got Arizona out of the top of the 11th in a 4-4 game. Follow live