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Escobar has the Royals flipping out

For most of us, lying flat on our stomachs means it's nap time. If you're Kansas City SS Alcides Escobar, however, that's the perfect position to throw a runner out at second.

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Hanley Ramirez questionable today

The Red Sox LF, hit on the hand in the 4th inning, left Friday's game in the 6th with soreness. Initial tests were negative, but Ramirez is questionable for today's game. An injured shoulder previously kept him out of 4 games earlier this month.

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Justin Verlander throws in 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.