Will Votto be back? 

August, 22, 2014
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With no timetable set for his return and his team falling lower and lower in the standings, could the Cincinnati Reds simply decide to shut Joey Votto down for the remainder of the season and hope his injuries heal in time for the start of 2015?

Castillo headed to Boston? 

August, 22, 2014
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Cuban outfielder Rusney Castillo is expected to make a decision no later than this weekend as to which team's contract offer he will accept, and the prevailing wisdom is that the Boston Red Sox may end up getting his signature.

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Will Tanaka pitch again in 2014? 

August, 21, 2014
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The New York Yankees are still hoping that they'll be able to get Masahiro Tanaka back before the end of the season, and it appears as if the next big hurdle for the pitcher will take place on Saturday.

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Verlander ready to return? 

August, 21, 2014
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It looks as though the Detroit Tigers will be getting their ace pitcher back on the mound this weekend, as Justin Verlander appears to be ready to return to action for the first time since August 11.

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Is Phillies GM's job safe? 

August, 21, 2014
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The Philadelphia Phillies have won just four of their last 12 games and -- at 17 games out of first place -- are deeper in the National League East cellar than at any time all season. Yet, management of the team doesn't seem to think there's a need for a change of leadership.

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Who replaces Richards in Angels rotation? 

August, 21, 2014
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Pitcher Garrett Richards of the Los Angeles Angels had to be wheeled off the field on a stretcher after collapsing to the ground in pain while attempting to cover first base on a ground ball during his team's game against the Boston Red Sox on Wednesday.

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Alvarez done at 3B? 

August, 20, 2014
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The Pittsburgh Pirates started Pedro Alvarez at first base on Monday -- the first time in his career he manned the position -- and on Tuesday, they didn't start him at all. Not having Alvarez at the hot corner may indeed be the trend gong forward for the team.

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Will Twins promote Meyer? 

August, 20, 2014
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There's a very good chance that the Minnesota Twins will be calling up prospect Alex Meyer to their expanded roster at the start of September in order to get the young pitcher a taste of the majors.

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Tigers favorite for Castillo? 

August, 20, 2014
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It's expected that Cuban outfielder Rusney Castilo will be making his decision in the very near future as to what team he's going to sign a huge multi-million dollar deal with -- perhaps even by the end of the week.

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Retirement on horizon for Burnett? 

August, 20, 2014
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After allowing five runs in 7-2/3 innings to the Seattle Mariners on Tuesday night, A.J. Burnett has now lost six of his last seven starts, and remains stuck at 153 wins for his career. That career may soon be over.

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Gonzalez hopes for quick recovery 

August, 20, 2014
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There's a chance that the Colorado Rockies may have to start the 2015 season without Carlos Gonzalez, although the team remains optimistic that the outfielder could be able to start spring training at the same time as the rest of his teammates.

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Fewer at-bats for B.J. Upton? 

August, 19, 2014
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B.J. Upton is in the midst of a second straight lost season in Atlanta. The center fielder leads the major leagues with 153 strikeouts and his .207 batting average is the lowest among any National League qualifier.

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Dodgers still looking to deal? 

August, 19, 2014
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The Los Angeles Dodgers, who already have made August waiver deals for a pair of starting pitchers, are still looking to add a reliever and a power bat off the bench, reports MLB.com’s Ken Gurnick.

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Will Towers be retained in Arizona? 

August, 19, 2014
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The status of manager Kirk Gibson was called into question almost immediately after the Arizona Diamondbacks brought in Tony La Russa as chief baseball officer in late May. La Russa has kept his intentions close to the vest, but one report says Gibson will be given another chance to turn things around.

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Buxton's timetable for 2015 

August, 19, 2014
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As expected, the Minnesota Twins will play it safe with top prospect Byron Buxton, who suffered a concussion in a scary outfield collision last week while playing for Double-A New Britain.

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