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10 Biggest MLB First-Half Surprises

Let’s look at the 10 biggest MLB first-half pleasant and unpleasant surprises.


Hyun-Jin Ryu #99 of the Los Angeles Dodgers pitches during the sixth inning against the San Diego Padres at Dodger Stadium on July 13, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. (credit: Harry How/Getty Images)

Dodgers Beat Padres 1-0 For 2nd Straight Day, Finish 1st Half With NL’s Best Record

Hyun-Jin Ryu struck out 10 and outpitched first-time All-Star Tyson Ross, Yasiel Puig singled home the only run and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the San Diego Padres 1-0 on Sunday.


PHOENIX, AZ - APRIL 13: Paul Goldschmidt #44 of the Arizona Diamondbacks at bat during the MLB game against the Los Angeles Dodgers at Chase Field on April 13, 2014 in Phoenix, Arizona. The Dodgers defeated the Diamondbacks 8-6.

National League Mid-Season Team MVPs

Sometimes a team’s best players don’t make the All-Star team. Here are the National League’s mid-season team MVPs.


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Best Minor League Baseball Stadiums To Catch A Game

If you’re in the mood for a road trip, or simply want to come out to support your local team, make your next stop a minor league baseball game at one of these fan favorite stadiums.


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Braun Booed, Brewers Top Dodgers 6-5

Ryan Braun ignored loud boos in his home spring debut, producing a single and a walk as a Milwaukee Brewers split squad beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 6-5 Saturday.


Mike Trout #27 of the Los Angeles Angles of Anaheim singles in the top of the sixth inning against the Milwaukee Brewers at Miller Park on September 01, 2013 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. (credit: Mike McGinnis/Getty Images)

Shuck, Trout Rally Angels Over Brewers 5-3

Finally, on his 12th delivery, Frieri got Lucroy to swing and miss, ending the long at-bat. Frieri then struck out rookie Khris Davis as well and pitched a scoreless ninth to help the Angels hold on for a 5-3 win over the Milwaukee Brewers and a three-game sweep of their interleague series.


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Conger’s 9th Inning Homer Helps Angels Beat Brewers 6-5

Pinch-hitter Hank Conger came through with a two-run homer in the ninth inning off closer Jim Henderson that sent the Los Angeles Angels to a 6-5 victory over the Milwaukee Brewers on Saturday night.


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Braun Finally Admits Using PED’s During His MVP Season

A month after acknowledging only that he made “mistakes,” Ryan Braun admitted taking performance-enhancing drugs during his NL MVP season of 2011.


Matt Kemp #27 of the Los Angeles Dodgers walks through the dugout after striking out against the Oakland Athletics during the spring training game at Camelback Ranch on March 8, 2012 in Glendale, Arizona. (credit: Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Kemp: Braun Should Lose MVP Award

Los Angeles Dodgers outfielder Matt Kemp, who finished runner-up to Ryan Braun in voting for the 2011 National League Most Valuable Player award, thinks the suspended Milwaukee Brewers slugger should be stripped of the honor.


Ryan Braun #8 of the Milwaukee Brewers watches his team play against the Miami Marlins at Marlins Park on June 10, 2013 in Miami, Florida. The Brewers defeated the Marlins 6-1. (credit: Marc Serota/Getty Images)

2011 MVP Ryan Braun Suspended For Rest Of Season For PED Use

Former National League MVP Ryan Braun has been suspended without pay for the rest of the season and the postseason.


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Dodgers Go 3-For-14 With Runners In Scoring Position In 5-2 Loss To Brewers

The Dodgers batted 3-for-13 with runners in scoring position and Zack Greinke only lasted four innings in a 5-2 loss to the Brewers on Tuesday for the club’s fourth loss in their last five games.


Clayton Kershaw #22 of the Los Angeles Dodgers pitches in the bottom of the first inning against the Milwaukee Brewers at Miller Park on May 20, 2013 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. (credit: Mike McGinnis/Getty Images)

Dodger Leaders Wake Up Bats, Kershaw Throws Tenth Complete Game As LA Beats Milwaukee 3-1

Matt Kemp and Andre Ethier both homered, Ethier added a triple, and Clayton Kershaw gave up one run over nine innings for his 10th career complete game as the Dodgers beat the Brewers 3-1 on Monday.


Carl Crawford #25 of the Los Angeles Dodgers hits a homerun in the first inning against the Milwaukee Brewers at Dodger Stadium on April 28, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. (credit: Lisa Blumenfeld/Getty Images)

Crawford Homers Twice, Kershaw Fans 12 As Dodgers Win Second Series In A Row

Carl Crawford connected on the first Brewer pitch of the game for his third home run of the season, and hit his fourth homer in the fifth inning, as Clayton Kershaw gave up no runs and fanned 12 over eight innings to give the Dodgers their second series in a row, 2-0.


Second baseman Skip Schumaker #3 of the Los Angeles Dodgers tags out Ryan Braun #8 of the Milwaukee Brewers trying to steal second in the seventh inning at Dodger Stadium on April 27, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Brewers Go deep For 6-4 victory Over Dodgers

Carlos Gomez and Martin Maldonado each hit two-run home runs to propel the Milwaukee Brewers to a 6-4 victory over the Los Angeles Dodgers on Saturday night.


Nick Punto #7 and Justin Sellers #28 of the Los Angeles Dodgers celebrate after both score on a two run double by Adrian Gonzalez to give the Dodgers the lead in the seventh inning against the Milwaukee Brewers at Dodger Stadium on April 26, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. (credit: Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Dodgers Move Runners, Beat Brewers 7-5 For Fourth Win In Five Games

The Dodgers were hoping to continue steering in the right direction to open their home series against the Brewers, and there were rockets throughout most of the night — and we’re not talking about the post-game fireworks display.