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American League Second Half Outlook

Jake Roth-USA TODAY Sports

The second half of the baseball season is in full swing which translates to? Pennant races. Teams like the Baltimore Orioles and Texas Rangers are looking for the same production from the first half of the season. Other teams are  looking too make additions to there roster through trades or the minor league call …

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AL Wins Annual MLB All Star Game

July 12, 2016; San Diego, CA, USA; American League infielder Eric Hosmer of the Kansas City Royals is awarded the MVP of the 2016 MLB All Star Game at Petco Park. Mandatory Credit: Gary A. Vasquez-USA TODAY Sports

The Kansas City Royals duo Eric Hosmer and Salvador Perez helped the American League clinch its fourth straight win in the Midsummer Classic Tuesday night as the American League downs the National League 4-2 in the game played in San Diego. In his All-Star debut Kansas City Royals first baseman Hosmer was …

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Races In American League Tight

Jun 14, 2016; Boston, MA, USA; Boston Red Sox right fielder Mookie Betts (50) safely slides past the tag of Baltimore Orioles second baseman Jonathan Schoop (6) for a double during the eighth inning at Fenway Park. Mandatory Credit: Bob DeChiara-USA TODAY Sports

The American League has had a history of close divisional races and playoff seeding being decided in the last game of the season. With the halfway point of the season approaching, the American League doesn’t look like it will be short on excitement. Despite their power, and having the best …

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Rangers-Blue Jays ALDS Game 1 Preview

The Texas Rangers travel north of the border to take on the Toronto Blue Jays for Game One of the American League Divisional Series on Thursday afternoon. The AL East champion Blue Jays (93-69) will be playing in their first playoff game since winning their last World Series championship in …

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Detroit Tigers Hungry For A Title

The 2011 Detroit Tigers went 95-67 and won the American League Central Division Title. Detroit fielded a roster with four players named to the 2011 MLB All-Star Game in Phoenix, Arizona.  Detroit Manager Jim Leyland witnessed All-Star campaigns from starting pitcher Justin Verlander, first baseman Miguel Cabrera, catcher Alex Avila, and closer Jose Valverde. …

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