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Kris Bryant's trip to St. Louis wasn't very lively, as Chicago struggled to get timely hits and fell out of first place in the process.

Boring? That description fits the Cubs' bats with men on base

Kris Bryant's trip to St. Louis wasn't very lively, as Chicago struggled to get timely hits and fell out of first place in the process. [http://www.espn.com]

New York pulled further away from the Red Sox with a series win, but Clint Frazier's misadventures in the field show there's still room for improvement.

Yankees send message, but they're not perfect yet

New York pulled further away from the Red Sox with a series win, but Clint Frazier's misadventures in the field show there's still room for improvement. [http://www.espn.com]

While Boston salvaged the series finale, the Red Sox need to change some things soon to have a chance at repeating as World Series champs.

Where are the Red Sox headed after their weekend in the Bronx?

While Boston salvaged the series finale, the Red Sox need to change some things soon to have a chance at repeating as World Series champs. [http://www.espn.com]

From who might get picked No. 1 to whether this pitching-poor draft might create a few surprises, here's your cheat sheet on draft day trends and topics.

It's MLB draft day! Here's what you need to know

From who might get picked No. 1 to whether this pitching-poor draft might create a few surprises, here's your cheat sheet on draft day trends and topics. [http://www.espn.com]

The Mariners are getting Class-A infielder Jake Scheiner and cash from the Phillies in exchange for Bruce.

Phillies acquire outfielder Bruce from Mariners

The Mariners are getting Class-A infielder Jake Scheiner and cash from the Phillies in exchange for Bruce. [http://www.espn.com]

The game between the Marlins and Padres at Petco Park was delayed for 28 minutes after a swarm of bees settled onto a microphone attached to the netting near San Diego's dugout.

Marlins-Padres game delayed 28 minutes by bees

The game between the Marlins and Padres at Petco Park was delayed for 28 minutes after a swarm of bees settled onto a microphone attached to the netting near San Diego's dugout. [http://www.espn.com]

Veteran outfielder Carlos Gonzalez was called up by the Cubs and plugged into the lineup Monday.

Cubs call up Gonzalez, bat outfielder fifth

Veteran outfielder Carlos Gonzalez was called up by the Cubs and plugged into the lineup Monday. [http://www.espn.com]

Mets announcer Ron Darling says his thyroid cancer has stabilized and he'll be back in the booth Tuesday,

Darling back in Mets booth after cancer surgery

Mets announcer Ron Darling says his thyroid cancer has stabilized and he'll be back in the booth Tuesday, [http://www.espn.com]

While superteams soar to the top, a few surprises just won't go away.

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While superteams soar to the top, a few surprises just won't go away. [http://www.espn.com]