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Why a shorter season and salary deferrals could help save the 2020 MLB season

The two sides are still far apart on a deal to play baseball this summer, so we examine where they could meet to make it happen.

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MLB is having a tougher time returning than NBA, NHL. What's baseball's problem?

While other sports seemingly move closer to game time, baseball is just bickering.

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ON THIS DATE

JUNE 2, 2010

On this date: Galarraga's imperfect game

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WORST AND BEST BETS

The 10 worst MLB teams to bet on over the past 20 years

Which baseball teams have been the worst to bet on over the past 20 years? Here are the bottom 10.

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The 10 best MLB betting seasons from the past 20 years

The 2001 Seattle Mariners won bettors nearly 40 total units over the course of that magical season. Here are the 10 best MLB betting seasons from the past 20 years.

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KBO POWER RANKINGS

KBO Weekly: Power Rankings, surprising stars and dazzling mound work

How the Dinos' slowing down just a bit impacts the top of our rankings, plus bat flips and other antics from KBO this week.

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KOREN BASEBALL ORGANIZATION

Kim Ho-ryeong homers on first pitch of game, first at bat of season

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TIM KURKJIAN'S BASEBALL FIX

The legendary reach of Randy Johnson

One veteran coach explained Randy Johnson like this: "He is so tall,'' veteran coach Rich Donnelly once said, "he doesn't have a pickoff move to second, he just reaches out and touches the runner.''

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Kurkjian recalls Randy Johnson's intimidating presence

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WILL THEY FIND A WAY?

Olney: It's not just the 2020 season at stake, but the future of MLB

If the owners and players can't find common ground, the damage to baseball will be devastating.

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