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Utahns in baseball: BYU alum Guthrie helping Royals chase playoff berth

Jeremy Guthrie rebounded nicely Saturday as the Royals inch closer to their first playoff appearance since 1985.

Chicago Cubs to proceed with Wrigley Park plan, risk lawsuits

Chairman Tom Ricketts, whose family owns the team on Chicago's North Side, said in a statement released Thursday that the Cubs would submit a revised expansion plan to the Commission on Chicago... Read more »

May 22, 2014

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Utah native Brandon Lyon opts out of Bees deal; former MVP Josh Hamilton to rehab with Bees

Taylorsville High School alumnus Brandon Lyon opted out of his Salt Lake Bees contract Tuesday morning, choosing free agency over sticking in Triple-A. Read more »

May 21, 2014

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Albuquerque teammates brawl in dugout at Bees game, Alex Guerrero loses piece of ear

In a bizarre moment at Smith's Ballpark Tuesday afternoon, Albuquerque Isotopes catcher Miguel Olivo and infielder Alex Guerrero got into a spat that ended with Olivo biting off a piece of... Read more »

May 20, 2014

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Salt Lake Bees and Los Angeles Angels extend player development agreement

The Bees will continue to be the Angels' triple-A affiliate through 2016. Read more »

May 19, 2014

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Utahns in baseball: South Jordan native Brady Lail strikes out 11; BYU alum Adam Law returns to hitting ways

Bingham High School product Brady Lail struck out 11 batters Friday in six innings on his way to his sixth win of the season for Single-A Charleston, highlighting the week for baseball players with... Read more »

May 19, 2014

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Baseball wonders why pitchers' elbows keep tearing

All of baseball is focused on a most precious 2 1/8 inches — the average length of the ulnar collateral ligament. Read more »

May 16, 2014

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Utahns in baseball: C.J. Cron hits first career MLB homer; former BYU slugger Matt Carson catches fire in Columbus

University of Utah alumnus C.J Cron continues to impress in the majors, while BYU alum Matt Carson scored 10 runs over the past week of action in Triple-A Columbus. Read more »

May 11, 2014

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Salt Lake Bees' top all-time hitter Efren Navarro called up to Angels

Salt Lake Bees first baseman Efren Navarro has been promoted to the Los Angeles Angels and is expected to be in the Angels’ lineup at Toronto this weekend, the Bees announced Friday afternoon. Read more »

May 9, 2014

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Pine View High School alum Marcus Littlewood hits key grand slam, capping 'miracle' 16-run comeback

Trailing by 16 runs in baseball is often a rarity, especially in professional baseball, but even more rare is a team overcoming a 16-run deficit to win a game. Read more »

May 8, 2014

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Rockies beat Rangers 12-1 with season-high 21 hits; Nolan Arenado extends hit streak to 26 games

Carlos Gonzalez had five of Colorado's season-high 21 hits and Nolan Arenado made several slick plays at third base on a night he extended his hitting streak to 26 games as the Rockies routed the... Read more »

May 6, 2014

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Utahns in baseball: C.J. Cron and Stephen Fife each called up to majors; John Buck has big game for Seattle

Former Utah Utes slugger C.J. Cron made quite the impression for Los Angeles Angels fans in his first weekend in the majors, while fellow Utes alum Stephen Fife made his MLB season debut on Sunday. Read more »

May 4, 2014

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Jameis Winston reinstated on FSU baseball team

Jameis Winston was reinstated on the FSU baseball team Sunday after completing his community service obligations for shoplifting crab legs. Read more »

May 4, 2014

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Manning brothers watch Derek Jeter from stadium suite

Peyton Manning wanted to see Derek Jeter play in person one last time. Read more »

May 4, 2014

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Brad Rock: Justice the Jackie Robinson way

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American icon's daughter is in Heber City to honor middle school essayist who faced his fears. She says Donald Sterling is just an obstacle. Read more »

April 29, 2014

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Pro sports owners disciplined by their leagues

Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling is the latest pro sports owner to be sanctioned by his league. On Tuesday, NBA Commissioner Adam Silver banned him for life for making racist comments in... Read more »

April 29, 2014

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With the help of Jimmy Fallon, Robinson Cano pranks unsuspecting hecklers in New York

"Late Night" host Jimmy Fallon is known to play pranks every once in awhile on his show, and used Seattle Mariners’ Robinson Cano’s first return to New York since leaving the Yankees... Read more »

April 29, 2014

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Utah Sports Ruckus: Jazz, BYU, Utes, Jimmer, RSL, NBA playoffs and more

Analysis of the last week in sports, a look ahead at the upcoming week and more. Read more »

April 29, 2014

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Utahns in baseball: Former Ute pitcher Stephen Fife slowly improving, Adam Law extends hitting streak

Former Ute pitcher Stephen Fife picked up his first win of the season, while BYU alum Adam Law extended his hitting streak to 14 games, highlighting a productive week for Utahns in professional... Read more »

April 27, 2014

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Bryce Harper placed on DL with sprained thumb

Star outfielder Bryce Harper was placed on the 15-day disabled list by the Washington Nationals on Sunday with a sprained left thumb. The move is retroactive to Saturday. Read more »

April 27, 2014

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Yankees and Red Sox fans dominate Utah, according to New York Times data

Salt Lake and Utah counties might be divided by one major in-state rivalry, but according to the New York Times, the counties are also divided by another major sports rivalry. Read more »

April 25, 2014

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Yankees Michael Pineda says he'll learn from ejection for pine tar

Pineda said he had trouble gripping the ball on the cool evening when he allowed two runs in the first inning. So before he took the mound for the second, he said, he rubbed pine tar on the right... Read more »

April 24, 2014

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Wrigley Field at 100: For Wrigley, it's party of a century (+photos)

For Wrigley Field, it really was the party of a century. Read more »

April 23, 2014

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Tech boom presents new wrinkles for Wrigley Field

During a recent game at Wrigley Field, John Weber was using a pencil and scorecard to expertly track the game between his hometown Cubs and the Pittsburgh Pirates. The 86-year-old retired transit... Read more »

April 22, 2014

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Utahns in baseball: C.J. Cron remains hot, as does former Utes pitcher Tyler Wagner

While former Utes slugger C.J. Cron has been on a tear in the Pacific Coast League, another former Ute has jumped out to an equally impressive start in the Florida State League. Read more »

April 21, 2014

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Randy Hollis: Baseball is in a good place, and so are the Rockies

Colorado Rockies owner and CEO Dick Monfort pays a visit to Salt Lake City and discusses what a smaller-market, lower-profile franchise like his needs to do to keep pace with those big-city,... Read more »

April 19, 2014

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