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Giants Go For Sweep Against Struggling Marlins

(AP) — Tim Lincecum has had no trouble keeping things in perspective during his most dominant stretch in four seasons.

The right-hander looks to win his fifth straight start Sunday when the visiting San Francisco Giants try to complete a three-game sweep by handing the Miami Marlins a seventh consecutive defeat. 534 more words

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Hudson Gets Some Support, Giants Beat Marlins 5-3

MIAMI (AP) — All-Star Tim Hudson pitched into the eighth inning and got the run support he needed as the San Francisco Giants beat the Miami Marlins 5-3 on Saturday night. 158 more words

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Cellar dwellers with bright futures: Marlins

As the 2014 pennant race starts to kick into gear, we explore a number of teams who need to look to 2015 and beyond for their chance to compete.  1,034 more words

Baseball

MRI shows biceps strain, no structural damage, for Nationals starter Jordan Zimmermann

Via Mark Zuckerman of CSNWashington.com

The Nationals don’t believe Jordan Zimmermann will need to spend any time on the disabled list after an MRI of his right arm taken Saturday revealed only a biceps strain, no structural damage.

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Fantasy Baseball's Fabulous First Half Figures

With the All-Star break starting after Sunday’s action, there are some baseball fans who are feeling like a train ran over them, weeping at the thought of discussing their fantasy baseball teams due to horrific production, numerous injuries, and running their squads with their hearts instead of their heads – sitting in last place. 1,196 more words

Baseball Rants

Henderson Alvarez an All-Star

St.  Louis Cardinals manager Mike Matheny, who riled Marlins fans last week when he chose his own third baseman over Casey McGehee for next week’s All-Star Game, picked Marlins right-hander Henderson Alvarez to replace injured Washington Nationals pitcher Jordan Zimmerman on the National League roster for Tuesday’s game in Minneapolis. 45 more words

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Henderson Alvarez replaces Jordan Zimmermann on NL All-Star roster

According to Juan C. Rodriguez of the South Florida Sun-Sentinel, Marlins right-hander Henderson Alvarez has been added to the National League roster for Tuesday’s All-Star Game. 116 more words