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Oneil Cruz shows off arm in debut

Oneil Cruz shows off arm in debut

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Riley Greene reaches base 4 times in debut win over Rangers

Riley Greene reaches base 4 times in debut win over Rangers

DETROIT — Ever since the Tigers drafted Riley Greene fifth overall in 2019, his baseball skills have been under a microscope. But beyond the sweet swing, quick strides and instinctive play, there’s this: He hates to lose. “He’s a competitor,” said Braves prospect Vaughn Grissom, Greene’s best friend and high school teammate in Oviedo, Fla., …

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Adley Rutschman, top Orioles prospect, hits first MLB home run against Blue Jays

Adley Rutschman, top Orioles prospect, hits first MLB home run against Blue Jays

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Switch-pitcher Jurrangelo Cijntje impresses at Draft Combine

Switch-pitcher Jurrangelo Cijntje impresses at Draft Combine

SAN DIEGO — Jurrangelo Cijntje is one of the most intriguing prospects at the second annual Draft Combine. He was also the most impressive player on the field at Petco Park in a game featuring high schoolers Wednesday. A switch-pitcher from Champagnat Catholic School (Hialeah, Fla.), Cijntje naturally throws left-handed, but he has better stuff …

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Braves win 13th straight game

Braves win 13th straight game

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