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Astros Signing Michael Brantley Was Clearly the Most Underrated Move of the Offseason

There is talk that the 2019 Houston Astros' offense could be the best in MLB history. If they keep hitting at their current pace, that could be entirely possible and the team would have Michael Brantley to thank for the amazing achievement. Since signing the veteran outfielder to a 2-year, $32 million contract this past offseason, all Brantley has done is rake in the middle of an Astros lineup that also includes cornerstones Alex Bregman, George Springer, Carlos Correa and Jose Altuve. Michael...

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MLB roundup: 7 Rays pitchers shut out Marlins 1-0

Anthony Bemboom, a 29-year-old rookie catcher, recorded his first major league hit and RBI on the same play, leading the

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MLB roundup: Ohtani homers in Angels' win

Tommy La Stella went 3-for-5, hitting what proved to be the game-winning home run in the sixth inning, and Shohei

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Alex Bregman Building Dark Horse MVP Case for Himself as Hot Streak Continues

Talk about making a leap forward at the perfect time! Alex Bregman has been on a massive hot streak of late for the Astros, as he continues to throw his name in the ring for MVP while everyone's attention is focused elsewhere. Smashing two home runs on Sunday against Texas, the Astros third basemen has led the way for the team as of late, during a stretch of eight victories in nine games. Bregman is currently batting .277 and has 12 big flies on the season. He has consistently been raising his...

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MLB roundup: Dodgers' Ryu flirts with no-hitter

Hyun-Jin Ryu no-hit the visiting Washington Nationals for 7 1/3 innings as the Los Angeles Dodgers won the finale of

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VIDEO: Alex Bregman's Mom Freaks Out After Son Hits Second Homer on Mother's Day

​​Alex Bregman is having one heck of a day in the batter's box on Mother's Day. The ​Astros' star infielder was 3-for-3 in by the fifth inning, with a pair of home runs and 5 RBI. His second home run was an absolute blast, and who better to celebrate the round-tripper than Bregman's mom? Alex Bregman goes yard for the second time on #MothersDay and mom is PUMPED (via @MLB)pic.twitter.com/t9Y9qUmBXG — SI MLB (@si_mlb) May 12, 2019 ​​Bregman's mom was ecstatic after her son launched his second...

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VIDEO: Trevor Bauer Trolls the Hell Out of Alex Bregman After Dominating Him

​Trevor Bauer has not only begun to make name for himself as one of the best pitchers in all of baseball, finishing sixth in the AL Cy Young voting last year. He's also gaining a reputation as one of the most vocal and bizarre guys in the game.​ In his latest stunt, Bauer took to Twitter to taunt Astros third baseman Alex Bregman mid-series, a long-time enemy of his.  @ABREG_1 #TakeItBack #RallyTogether @astros @Indians @MLBNetwork @IntentionalTalk @barstoolsports @Starting9...

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VIDEO: Slo-Mo Clip of Trevor Bauer’s Slider Proves How Incredibly Nasty it is

​​Cleveland Indians right-hander ​Trevor Bauer was spectacular in Thursday night's game against the Houston Astros, as he tossed eight innings and allowed just one run on four hits. It didn't all come easy for Bauer, who was up against the loaded lineup of the Astros, but the right-hander has a great equalizer in his arsenal, his nasty slider. He didn't shut down his archenemy Alex Bregman with it, but take a look at this slo-mo version of his slider against Yuli Gurriel. i love trevor bauer's...

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Don't Sleep on Josh Reddick's Incredible Start to the 2019 Season

​It's easy to overlook players who get off to fast starts in April. Oftentimes their success gets chalked up to small sample sizes and people write off the player as a true breakout candidate. But if there's one player you're going to buy into this year, let it be ​Houston Astros outfielder ​Josh Reddick. The man is off to a scorching hot start in the early going of the 2019 season, and there's no reason to think that he's going to slow down. Josh Reddick caught the first pitch from a wrestler...

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