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S.F.’s Bochy 11th to 2,000 wins: ‘I’ve been lucky’

Stephen Vogt hit a two-run homer and the Giants beat the Red Sox 11-3 on Wednesday night, giving Bruce Bochy his 2,000th career victory as a manager in the majors.

Cole 18th in MLB history with 300 K’s in season

Astros right-hander Gerrit Cole struck out Shin-Soo Choo in the sixth inning Wednesday night for his 300th strikeout of the season. He's the 18th major leaguer since 1900 to strike out at least 300 in a season.

Sources: Skaggs’ death subject of DEA probe

The Drug Enforcement Administration is investigating where Angels pitcher Tyler Skaggs obtained the drugs that were in his system at the time of his July 1 death in Southlake, Texas, sources with knowledge of the investigation told Outside the Lines.

Sanchez recovery to extend into ’20, Astros say

Astros manager AJ Hinch said Wednesday that Aaron Sanchez's recovery from shoulder surgery likely will extend into next season.

Venezuela baseball league delays season’s start

Venezuela's winter baseball league has postponed play for nearly three weeks after MLB banned its players from playing in the league.

Stanton returns as Yanks look to lock up East

With just 10 games remaining in the regular season, Yankees slugger Giancarlo Stanton has returned to the starting lineup after recovering from a ligament strain in his right knee.

Vazquez told police of attempted sex with minor

According to a criminal complaint released by Pennsylvania State Police, Pirates closer Felipe Vazquez admitted that he tried to have sex with a 13-year-old girl.

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Golden Boy signs Garcia to multiyear extension

The seemingly rocky relationship between Golden Boy Promotions and prized lightweight prospect Ryan Garcia has apparently been repaired in the form of a multiyear contract extension.

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