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HURRY UP, GET DOWN

By Marc Lawrence, PlaybookSports.com — A rare 11:05 AM ET start on today’s MLB holiday card takes place in the nation’s capitol where Miami closes

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BIEBER FEVER: CATCH IT

By Marc Lawrence, PlaybookSports.com — Guardians pitcher Shane Bieber is 10-2 in his career team starts against the Twins, including 6-0 at home. Bieber is

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TAMPA BAY TODAY – APR 9

There is a race on the Tampa program with a bigger purse, but with six horses sprinting 5-1/2 furlongs and a maiden allowances on grass

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CLEVELAND ROCKS TONITE

By Marc Lawrence — When Zach Plesac and the Indians take on the Spencer Howard and the Rangers at Progressive Field in Cleveland this evening

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MLB STAT OF THE DAY

By Marc Lawrence — Give It A Rest. Texas pitcher Jordan Lyles has lost the money in 18 of his 20 career team-starts during July,

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MLB STAT OF THE DAY

By Marc Lawrence — Texas Rangers hurler Jordan Lyles is 1-18 in his 19 career team-starts during the month of July. He is also 0-4

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MLB STAT OF THE DAY

By Marc Lawrence — Houston is 22-4 in its last 26 games against Baltimore, including 11-1 at home. Meanwhile, Astros hurler Zack Greinke is 18-4

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STILL HAPPENING IN VEGAS

By Marc Lawrence — Just five years ago the NHL owners unanimously approved the Las Vegas expansion bid, giving birth to the most immediately successful

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MLB STAT OF THE DAY

By Marc Lawrence — And this is the way the cookie crumbles… Houston’s Zack Greinke is 22-6 in his last 28 team-starts during June. He

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MLB STAT OF THE DAY

By Marc Lawrence — No reason to be sorry. Houston Astros pitcher Zack Greinke and June go together like chocolate and peanut butter. That’s because

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NOT JOSHING, NO-HADER

By Marc Lawrence — This nugget from Jayson Stark of The Athletic: It’s sometimes hard to believe that Milwaukee’s Josh Hader is is a real

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PICKING UP THE PIECES

By Marc Lawrence — COVID-19, and its impact upon the MLB schedule, remains the story of 2020. By ESPN’s count, there have been 39 games

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