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After Baker Mayfield‘s starring role in ending the Cleveland Browns‘ 19-game winless streak Thursday night, he chose to end his postgame news conference with a baseball shoutout. “Christian Yelich for NL MVP,” Mayfield said. Before the game, Mayfield showed up to FirstEnergy Stadium wearing Yelich’s Milwaukee Brewers jersey. The two became friends while working out
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10:11 AM ET Doug MittlerESPN.com Close MLB Rumor Central writer Researcher/Reporter for ESPN The Magazine. Baseball’s elite players come in all shapes and sizes, as current 5-foot-9 mighty mites Mookie Betts and Jose Ramirez can attest. ALL-TIME WAR LEADERS BY HEIGHT HEIGHT PLAYER CAREER WAR 3-foot-7 Eddie Gaedel 0.03 5-3 Yo-Yo Davalillo 0.2 5-4 Willie
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MIAMI — Derek Jeter is signaling that Don Mattingly is expected to return next year as manager of the Miami Marlins, providing dugout continuity for a last-place team in transition. Mattingly has one season to go on a four-year contract he signed when he joined the Marlins for the 2016 season. When asked about Mattingly
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I was driving around today after taking the dogs down to the local reservoir for a walk when a disgruntled Dodgers fan called in to MLB Radio. His complaint: Dave Roberts doesn’t utilize the sacrifice bunt enough. As the hosts pointed out, the Dodgers are actually fourth in the majors in sacrifice bunts — though
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