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Braves place 2B Albies on IL, reinstate OF Markakis

Braves place 2B Albies on IL, reinstate OF Markakis

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August 05 The Atlanta Braves placed All-Star second baseman Ozzie Albies on the 10-day injured list on Wednesday with a bone contusion in his right wrist. FULL STORY

Molina among Cards to test positive for COVID-19

Molina among Cards to test positive for COVID-19

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August 04 Nine-time All-Star catcher Yadier Molina is among seven St. Louis Cardinals to test positive for COVID-19. FULL STORY

Mets OF Cespedes opts out of 2020 season

Mets OF Cespedes opts out of 2020 season

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August 02 New York Mets outfielder Yoenis Cespedes opted out of the 2020 season on Sunday, according to general manager Brodie Van Wagenen. FULL STORY

Bryant out again with illness; tests negative

Bryant out again with illness; tests negative

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August 02 Kris Bryant will be out of the Chicago Cubs lineup for a second straight day on Sunday as he fights off a gastrointestinal issue. FULL STORY

Red Sox LHP Rodriguez (heart) done for season

Red Sox LHP Rodriguez (heart) done for season

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August 01 The Boston Red Sox officially shut down left-hander Eduardo Rodriguez for the season on Saturday due to his heart ailment. FULL STORY

Kelly suspended 8 games for throwing at Astros

Kelly suspended 8 games for throwing at Astros

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July 29 Los Angeles Dodgers right-hander Joe Kelly received an eight-game suspension for his actions in the series opener against the Houston Astros, Major League Baseball announced Wednesday. FULL STORY

Markakis changes mind, will return to Braves

Markakis changes mind, will return to Braves

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July 29 Atlanta Braves outfielder Nick Markakis changed his mind about playing the abbreviated 2020 season and will be taken off the restricted list. FULL STORY

Nats' Soto cleared to by MLB, awaits D.C. approval

Nats' Soto cleared to by MLB, awaits D.C. approval

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July 29 Washington Nationals outfielder Juan Soto has been cleared to return by Major League Baseball after testing positive for COVID-19, manager Dave Martinez announced Wednesday. FULL STORY

Astros to 'shut down' injured Verlander, Baker says

Astros to 'shut down' injured Verlander, Baker says

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July 26 Houston Astros ace right-hander Justin Verlander has a strained right forearm and will be shut down for a couple weeks, manager Dusty Baker said Sunday. FULL STORY

Nationals' Strasburg scratched from Saturday start

Nationals' Strasburg scratched from Saturday start

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July 25 Washington Nationals right-hander Stephen Strasburg will miss his first start of the season Saturday night as he deals with a nerve problem in his right hand, manager Dave Martinez said. FULL STORY