Farewell: Jeter wraps perfect All-Star Game finale

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Derek Jeter’s final All-Star Game is over and it was everything you could ask for.

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Hero cat ‘throws’ first pitch at Bakersfield Blaze game

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The cat who saved a California toddler from a neighborhood dog threw out the ceremonial first pitch — well, sort of — at a minor league baseball game Tuesday.

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Hero cat who saved boy will ‘throw’ first pitch at baseball game

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Sure, she can hit — but how’s her curveball?

Fans of Tara the hero cat will find out when she “throws” out the ceremonial first pitch at Tuesday’s home game of the Bakersfield Blaze, a minor league baseball team in California.

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Angels honor Derek Jeter with pinstriped paddleboard

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Derek Jeter’s farewell campaign reached Anaheim on Wednesday and the Angels bestowed a pinstriped paddle board upon the future Hall of Famer.

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Secret Service was prepared to kill Mr. Met

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Derek Jeter to retire after the 2014 season

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Simultaneously surprising and not surprising: Derek Jeter has announced that 2014 will be his last season.

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Alex Rodriguez dismisses his lawsuit against MLB, MLBPA

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This is pretty unexpected. Alex Rodriguez has filed a notice with the court dismissing his lawsuit against Major League Baseball and the the MLBPA.  It’s a voluntary dismissal pursuant to Federal Rule 41(a)(1)(A)(i), which means that he can re-file it at a later date if he wishes to.

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Alex Rodriguez receives 162-game suspension
Yankees third baseman Alex Rodriguez has been hit with a 162-game suspension from arbitrator Frederic Horowitz, effectively ruling him out for the 2014 season. The suspension also covers the postseason.

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Triumph after tragedy: Boston celebrates after World Series win

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Six months after twin bombings shattered the city, Boston culminated its comeback Wednesday night, clinching its first World Series title at Fenway Park in 95 years.

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MLB braces for potential drug scandal after report

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Baseball is bracing for another potential drug scandal after a major report from ESPN on Tuesday night said as many as 20 players could face penalties for their ties to a Miami anti-aging clinic linked to performance-enhancing drugs.

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Marathon bombing victim and ‘hero in cowboy hat’ throw 1st pitch at Fenway

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A Boston Marathon victim and his rescuer threw out first pitches at Fenway on Tuesday.

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Army Lt. Col. surprises daughter on ceremonial first pitch

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There was a touching moment before tonight’s Red Sox/Rays game, as nine-year-old Alayna Adams threw out the ceremonial first pitch at Tropicana Field and was reunited with her dad in the process.

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