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Photos: Joe Siddall steps up to the plate for charity suit drive

Blue Jays broadcaster and former Major League Baseball player Joe Siddall knows from personal experience how wearing a suit on the job hunt boosts self-confidence and helps project professionalism. 202 more words

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The important lessons: How baseball was a part of Bill Veeck's DNA

This week’s non-fiction book of the week is Veeck – As in Wreck: The Autobiography of Bill Veeck, by Bill Veeck with Ed Linn.

Lesson #1: Lineage… 266 more words

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Toronto 4 N.Y. Yankees 1

Minnesota 5 L.A. Angels 4

Oakland 7 Chicago White Sox 6

Kansas City 7 Seattle 3… 248 more words

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Kershaw gets MLB-best 13th win as Dodgers top D-backs 4-3

LOS ANGELES — Dodgers manager Dave Roberts breathed a sigh of relief when Clayton Kershaw gave up his first hit in the seventh inning.

Not that Roberts didn’t want to see his ace throw a second career no-hitter. 730 more words

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Benintendi leads Red Sox past Rangers 11-4 for 6th straight

ARLINGTON, Texas — Red Sox rookie Andrew Benintendi opened the series in Texas with a winning bloop. His impressive encore included a couple of big blasts. 767 more words

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Spangenberg, 6 pitchers lead Padres to 1-0 win over Indians

CLEVELAND — Corey Kluber put on a record-breaking performance Tuesday night and still lost 1-0 to the San Diego Padres.

The ace right-hander struck out 10 in eight innings — setting a Cleveland Indians mark with five consecutive double-digit strikeout games. 665 more words

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Dodgers' Ryu heads to DL with bothersome left foot

Los Angeles Dodgers starter Hyun-Jin Ryu has been placed on the 10-day disabled list with a left foot contusion.

The South Korean left-hander is 3-6 with one save and a 4.21 ERA this season. 173 more words

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