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Chris Davis' Slump Reaches New Heights Of 0-For-24

BALTIMORE (WJZ) — Orioles first baseman Chris Davis went 0-for-3 with a walk and two strikeouts on Tuesday night against the Colorado Rockies, extending his hitting slump to 0-for-24 over the last seven games.  69 more words

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No one-week wonder, Rockies' Trevor Story leads NL in homers after 456-foot moonshot

Rookie Rockies shortstop Trevor Story drew national attention in April by hitting an incredible seven home runs in his first six Major League games. But Story hardly stopped there: The 23-year-old hit his National League-leading 27th home run on Sunday in triumphant fashion on a 456-foot bomb at Coors Field: 213 more words

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Remember Ken Griffey Jr.'s swing, style and smile with classic Home Run Derby footage

A few things come up whenever anyone discusses Ken Griffey Jr.: There’s the broad smile he’d flash at great moments and the backwards cap he’d sport seemingly anytime he wasn’t playing in an actual game, and, more than anything, the effortless and beautiful left-handed swing that produced 630 Major League home runs. 104 more words

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Re-live Mike Piazza's emotional home run in New York's first MLB game after 9/11

Mike Piazza, who will be inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame this weekend in Cooperstown, N.Y., hit 427 home runs in his 16-season MLB career. 231 more words

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Bryce Harper demolished a baseball into the third deck at Nationals Park

Bryce Harper is very good at playing baseball. He also can do brutal things to a baseball.

During the first inning of Wednesday’s game against the Dodgers, Harper crushed (emphasis on… 175 more words

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Midseason MLB analysis: Major League Fantasy Sports

My latest analysis is here at majorleaguefantasysports.

Pretty amazing data in the MLB this year.  Batting and pitching are both strong.  The nuances of data are part of the beauty of baseball.