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Joey Gallo sent to Triple-A after he struck out in 43.9% of plate appearances; struck out 43X, 9 more than any other player since his debut

Jayson Stark @jaysonst

Joey Gallo's line last night: 1 for 5, 4 K, 1 triple. 18th to have that line, including Rickey, Cito Gaston, Frank Howard & Reggie Sanders!

Rangers activate Josh Hamilton

The outfielder said he was "good to go" Monday and has been activated from the DL today. The team optioned Joey Gallo to Triple-A Round Rock.

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Sonny Gray scratched from tonight's start. Gray ranks first in AL in ERA (2.09) and well-hit average (.078), second in opponent OPS (.533)

Yankees GM: CC not leaving rotation

Brian Cashman said there is no chance CC Sabathia (3-8, 5.59 ERA) will be removed from the starting rotation: "We're going to continue to give him every opportunity to work through this for the foreseeable future."

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Bowden: Identifying MLB's trade sellers

Among the teams who are likely to be sellers before the July 31 trade deadline are the Brewers, who must try and persuade teams that SS Jean Segura can return to his rookie form and that 3B Aramis Ramirez has something left in the tank. 10 likely sellers (Insider)

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How good are the Royals?

Tim Kurkjian explains to SportsCenter that the Royals are the best team in a weak American League thanks to great defense and a strong bullpen.

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Trout's career HR total: 500? 600?

ESPN's Tim Kurkjian told SportsCenter: "He'll have more than 500. Sure about that. And we're still almost 400 short of that. That's how confident we are."

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Kurkjian: Blue Jays must do something

Tim Kurkjian told SportsCenter: "This year, I think they're going to do something. If they go get a starter -- a good one -- and a closer -- a good one -- then I think they become the team to beat in the [AL] East."

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Darren Rovell @darrenrovell

The Mets are paying Bobby Bonilla $1.19M this year. Harvey, deGrom, Syndergaard & Matz cost less than $2M COMBINED.

Jerry Crasnick @jcrasnick

"When I asked Pete to be our manager on an interim basis, we had to wait for (him) to say yes,'' Amaro said. "He graciously accepted.''