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Tigers or nothing next season: Farah

Revitalised veteran Robbie Farah is not sure if he’ll play on next year but he is certain that, if he does play a 17th NRL season, it will only be for Wests Tigers. “I’ll either be playing at the Tigers or I won’t be,” Farah told reporters on Thursday. The 34-year-old has been in

Angels back Trout after Manfred bemoans lack of star-power

The Los Angeles Angels hit back Wednesday at Major League Baseball commissioner Rob Manfred’s take on two-time Most Valuable Player Mike Trout and his supposed reluctance to build his “brand” and boost the game. “We applaud him for prioritizing his personal values over commercial

Mets’ Cespedes plays 1B, homers in rehab game

New York Mets star Yoenis Cespedes played first base for the first time in his professional career during a rehab game with the team’s Rookie League affiliate Wednesday. Cespedes, typically an outfielder, went 1-for-4 with a three-run home run in playing all nine innings of the contest at first

AP Source: Dodgers land All-Star Machado from Orioles

The Los Angeles Dodgers have won the Manny Machado sweepstakes, garnering the prized All-Star shortstop from the Baltimore Orioles in a trade Wednesday night. A person with knowledge of the deal confirmed the trade to The Associated Press. The person s…

Pacific Coast League suspends Round Rock outfielder Scott Heineman

Triple-A Round Rock outfielder Scott Heineman, playing his way into the Texas Rangers’ thinking, received a three-game suspension from the Pacific Coast League on Wednesday for his role in an incident with Oklahoma City (Los Angeles Dodgers). On Saturday, Heineman walked against Oklahoma City right-hander

Dodgers’ trade deadline deals in the Andrew Friedman era

July 30, 2015. As part of a three-team trade, the Dodgers send Zachary Bird, Hector Olivera and Paco Rodriguez to Atlanta and Victor Araujo, Jeff Brigham and Kevin Guzman to Miami in exchange for Bronson Arroyo, Luis Avilan, Jim Johnson, Mat Latos, Mik…

Rays place All-Star catcher Ramos on DL

The Tampa Bay Rays placed catcher Wilson Ramos on the 10-day disabled list Wednesday with a left hamstring strain that kept him out of Tuesday’s All-Star Game. Ramos suffered the injury Saturday and was placed on the DL retroactive to Sunday. Ramos was injured while running to first trying to beat