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Los Angeles Dodgers' Yasiel Puig takes off on his solo home run that gave the Dodgers a 1-0 win over the Cincinnati Reds in the 11th inning of a baseball game in Los Angeles, Sunday, July 28, 2013. (AP Photo/Reed Saxon)

Baseball’s Cuban Missile Crisis Is Over

Normalization with Cuba means good things for American Sports. President Barack Obama announced the most sweeping shift in U.S. policy toward Cuba in more than half a century Wednesday, calling the move to reestablish diplomatic […]

12/17/2014

Bert McMenamim paints a postseason logo on the field before batting practice in Anaheim, Calif., Wednesday, Oct. 1, 2014. The Los Angeles Angels play Game 1 of the best-of-five AL division series against the Kansas City Royals on Thursday. (AP Photo/Chris Carlson)

A capsule look at Royals-Angels playoff series

A look at the best-of-five American League Division Series between the Kansas City Royals and Los Angeles Angels: Big Picture: Royals: After ending a 29-year postseason drought, the Royals continued their winning ways in the […]

10/02/2014

Los Angeles Dodgers starting pitcher Hyun-Jin Ryu works against the San Diego Padres in the first inning of the opening game of Major League baseball in the United States, Sunday, March 30, 2014, in San Diego. (AP Photo/Lenny Ignelzi)

Jeff Passan Talks Dodgers and Angels Baseball

Yahoo! Sports MLB lead columnist Jeff Passan joined “The Drive with George Wrighster and Brett Winterble” on Monday ands talked about the state of baseball in the City of Angels…or Dodgers. When asked if the Dodgers […]

09/22/2014

Baseball commissioner Bud Selig answers questions at a news conference, Friday, Aug. 22, 2014, prior to a baseball game between the Cincinnati Reds and the Atlanta Braves in Cincinnati. Cincinnati hosts the All-Star game in 2015. (AP Photo/Al Behrman)

After NFL, baseball addresses domestic violence

The recent spate of high-profile domestic violence cases involving Ray Rice and other NFL players prompted Major League Baseball and the players’ union to open talks about the way that sport should deal with such […]

09/19/2014

Seattle Mariners' Logan Morrison, right, gestures after hitting a three-run home run as Los Angeles Angels catcher Hank Conger looks on during the ninth inning of a baseball game, Thursday Sept. 18, 2014, in Anaheim, Calif. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

Angels reserves fall 3-1 to Mariners in 9th

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — A day after the Los Angeles Angels partied into the wee hours to celebrate their AL West title, a lineup composed of backups, Triple-A regulars, and a spot starter took on […]

09/19/2014

New York Yankees' Derek Jeter smiles as he heads to the dugout during the sixth inning of a baseball game against the Toronto Blue Jays Thursday, Sept. 18, 2014, in New York. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)

Jeter homers as Yankees beat Blue Jays 3-2

NEW YORK (AP) — Derek Jeter turned on R.A. Dickey’s fastball, sent it deep into the left-field seats and circled the bases at Yankee Stadium for the first time in 14 months. With his usual […]

09/18/2014

Los Angeles Dodgers' Andre Ethier smiles as he scores on a double hit by Dee Gordon during the seventh inning of a baseball game against the Chicago Cubs in Chicago, Thursday, Sept. 18, 2014. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)

Five-run seventh gives Dodgers 8-4 win over Cubs

CHICAGO (AP) — Dee Gordon and pinch-hitter Andre Ethier hit RBI doubles in Los Angeles’ five-run seventh inning, and the Dodgers rallied to beat the Chicago Cubs 8-4 on Thursday night and extend their lead […]

09/18/2014

Los Angeles Angels' Jered Weaver celebrates with fans after they clinched the American League West division following their baseball game against the Seattle Mariners, Wednesday Sept. 17, 2014, in Anaheim, Calif. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

Angels beat Mariners 5-0, win AL West title

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — The Los Angeles Angels spent an hour after their shutout victory over Seattle waiting in the clubhouse, their eyes glued to televisions while the Oakland Athletics blew a ninth-inning lead. When […]

09/18/2014

Los Angeles Angels starting pitcher C.J. Wilson throws against the Houston Astros during the first inning of a baseball game Friday, Sept. 12, 2014, in Anaheim, Calif. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)

CJ Wilson named Angels nominee for Roberto Clemente Award

Major League Baseball and MLB vehicle sponsor Chevrolet announced that C.J. Wilson was named the Angels 2014 nominee for the Roberto Clemente Award presented by Chevrolet. Wilson is one of the 30 Club finalists for […]

09/17/2014

Career home run leader king Barry Bonds gives a thumbs up while standing behind the hitting cage and watching the Houston Astros take batting practice before the start of their baseball game against the Oakland Athletics Saturday, Sept. 6, 2014, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg)

Barry Bonds appeal heads back to court

Nearly 11 years after Barry Bonds testified before a grand jury investigating the illegal distribution of performance-enhancing drugs, a group of judges will hear arguments Thursday on whether baseball’s career home-run leader should have his […]

09/17/2014

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