NL roundup: A look at Sunday’s games (The Canadian Press)

The Pittsburgh Pirates are ready to make a playoff post — just as soon as they get out of Philadelphia.

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Storen stays in DC, gets win as Nats top Mets 3-2 (PA SportsTicker)

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Mets’ Reyes stays put — for now (Yahoo! Sports)

Jose Reyes wasn't exactly sweating out the non-waiver trade deadline. Same as always, the New York Mets shortstop was smiling. He didn't have any inside knowledge, but he really wasn't concerned. After months of rumors that Reyes would be traded and his insistence that he...

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Winners, losers and tweeners from trade deadline (Yahoo! Sports)

The Rangers won big, the Yankees whiffed badly and the remaining teams fell somewhere in between at the deadline.

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Storen stays in DC, gets win as Nats top Mets 3-2 (AP)

Drew Storen sat in the bullpen and watched the clock. When the phone rang telling him to start warming up, he knew he was staying put with the Washington Nationals. When 4 o'clock came and went, he was left with no doubt whatsoever. When Storen jogged in from the bullpen to pitch the ninth inning, he was greeted with rousing cheers from fans ecstatic that their closer was still on the team,...

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Blue Jays retire Roberto Alomar’s No. 12 (The Canadian Press)

TORONTO - Toronto Blue Jays fans have always had a special connection with Roberto Alomar and that bond was never more apparent than Sunday afternoon.

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Maya gets first career win, Nats shut out Mets 3-0 (AP)

Yunesky Maya didn't know for sure whether he'd even be added to the Washington Nationals roster when he arrived at Nationals Park on Saturday. When he left, he'd earned his first major league win. The Nationals brought Maya to Washington as a back-up plan in case they traded scheduled starter Jason Marquis.

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Nationals recall Maya for start against Mets (PA SportsTicker)

The Washington Nationals have recalled right-hander Yunesky Maya from Triple-A Syracuse to face the New York Mets.

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Trade Tracker: Deadline deals and analysis (Yahoo! Sports)

Analysis of trades completed before the 2011 Major League Baseball non-waiver trade deadline.

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The Juice: Renteria’s latest game-winner downs Giants in 13 (Yahoo! Sports)

Nine innings and nine items to get you going. Ladies and gentleman of the Stew, take a sip of morning Juice. 1. There goes that man again: Every now and then Edgar Renteria will remind us he's still hanging aroud … Continue reading ?

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