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Cards Lose Outfielder Rafael Ortega

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Outfielder Rafael Ortega has agreed to a one-year contract with the Los Angeles Angels.

The Angels announced the deal Tuesday.

Ortega spent last season with the St. 89 more words

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Talking Baseball: Mike Shildt

Throughout the offseason, keep an eye out for my new series titled “Talking Baseball”. I’ll spend a few minutes each week talking to former baseball players about the game of baseball and much more. 424 more words

AutoZone recognized for massive renovations

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — The renovations at AutoZone Park are getting some well-deserved recognition.

Ballpark Digest recently named it as 2015’s Best Ballpark Renovation over $6 million. 174 more words

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Cody Stanley Suspended 80 Games for Violating MLB's Drug Policy

By:  Jim Tsapelas

Cody Stanley, who has been four for seven as a pinch-hitter and four for ten overall for the Cardinals, who spent most of the season at AAA-Memphis, has been suspended by MLB after testing positive for dehydrochlormethyltestoterone; a performance enhancing-substance in violation of MLB’s drug policy. 60 more words

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Redbirds end PCL season on winning note

OKLAHOMA CITY — The Memphis Redbirds (73-71) wrapped up the 2015 with a 7-3 win over the Pacific Coast League’s best Oklahoma City Dodgers on Labor Day afternoon from Chickasaw Bricktown Ballpark. 309 more words

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Redbirds end losing streak with win at Round Rock

ROUND ROCK, Texas — The Memphis Redbirds topped division-rival Round Rock Express by a 7-3 score behind a Jacob Wilson three-run home run and seven strong innings from Tyler Lyonson on Monday at the Dell Diamond. 305 more words

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MWL alumni notes: Merritt pitches 7-inning no-hitter

Cleveland Indians prospect Ryan Merritt pitched a seven-inning no-hitter for the Double-A Akron RubberDucks on Saturday. He needed only 78 pitches for his gem, which included three strikeouts and a walk. 418 more words

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