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Top 5 MLB Closer Celebrations

Do closer celebrations bother you? Here is a list of some of my favorite closer celebrations to help you decide whether they are awesome or down right classless.

07/21/2014

MILWAUKEE, WI - SEPTEMBER 01: Mike Trout #27 of the Los Angeles Angles of Anaheim singles in the top of the sixth inning against the Milwaukee Brewers at Miller Park on September 01, 2013 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

Compelling Stories On West Coast Dominate As MLB Second Half Begins

Baseball’s All-Star party in the Twin Cities was a long series of smiles for players and fans. But the break is over now, and the real fun begins Friday night. It should be quite an exciting ride to the finish line.

07/17/2014

BOSTON, MA - JULY 6: Nelson Cruz #23 of the Baltimore Orioles prepares to face Jake Peavy #44 of the Boston Red Sox in the first inning at Fenway Park on July 6, 2014 in Boston, Massachusetts.

American League Mid-Season Team MVPs

Sometimes a team’s best players don’t make the All-Star team. Here are the American League’s mid-season team MVPs.

07/10/2014

Derek Jeter celebrates his solo home run against the Los Angeles Angels on May 7, 2014 in Anaheim, California. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

Jeter Homers In Angel Stadium Swan Song; Yankees Win 9-2

Derek Jeter gave the Angels’ fans something special to remember him by in his final game at the “Big A.” And he received something equally special in return.

05/08/2014

Brian Roberts #14 of the New York Yankees is greeted in the dugout by Ichiro Suzuki #31 after hitting a solo home run in the ninth inning for the eventual game-winner against the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim on May 6, 2014 in Anaheim, California. (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Roberts’ 9th-Inning Blast Propels Yankees Past Angels

Roberts hit a tiebreaking solo homer in the ninth inning, and the Yankees beat the Los Angeles Angels 4-3 Tuesday night for just their second victory in seven games.

05/07/2014

Matt Thornton reacts after giving up the second of three bases loaded walks by three different pitchers in the eighth inning against the Los Angeles Angels on May 5, 2014 in Anaheim, California. (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Yankees Bullpen Walks In Three Straight Runs, Gives Game To Angels

LA scored three runs on five straight walks in the eighth after Jered Weaver escaped a based-loaded jam with no outs in the top half, and they hung on to beat New York 4-1 on Monday night.

05/06/2014

Hank Conger of the Los Angeles Angels slides into second base with a second-inning RBI double, under the tag of the Yankees’ Derek Jeter on April 25, 2014 in the Bronx. (Photo by Andy Marlin/Getty Images)

Kuroda Gets Shelled As Pujols, Angels Destroy Yankees 13-1

Albert Pujols hit one of Los Angeles’ four home runs, C.J. Wilson kept New York in check again and the Angels roughed up the road weary Yankees 13-1 Friday night.

04/25/2014

David Wright singles on April 13, 2014, against the Los Angeles Angels. (credit: Getty Images)

Anthony Recker’s HR Rescues Mets In 13th Inning

After blowing a three-run lead in the ninth inning on one ill-fated pitch to Raul Ibanez, Jose Valverde needed a lift, and so did his New York Mets teammates.

04/13/2014

Jeurys Familia (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Hit Batter Gives Angels Edge In 11-Inning, 5-4 Win Over Mets

Hank Conger got his first RBI of the season the hard way. It was the ultimate in taking one for the team.

04/12/2014

Masahiro Tanaka (Photo by Koji Watanabe/Getty Images)

Report: Cubs Out To Spoil The Tanaka Party, Make Late Push

There’s been a new development in the pursuit of Masahiro Tanaka. The Japanese right-hander has at least three legitimate suitors, with a fourth apparently entering the fray on Thursday.

01/16/2014

Masahiro Tanaka pitches against Cuba during the fourth inning of Japan's first-round Pool A game in the 2013 World Baseball Classic. (Photo by Kazuhiro Nogi/AFP/Getty Images)

Unnamed Yankees Official ‘Not Convinced’ On Tanaka

It seems everyone is jazzed up over Japanese ace Masahiro Tanaka’s move to the U.S. Well, maybe not everyone.

01/15/2014

Robinson Cano (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

Report: Yankees Might Only Be Bidding Against Themselves To Retain Cano

The Yankees could end up being the only team bidding to sign free-agent second baseman Robinson Cano, according to a report.

11/12/2013

Albert Pujols (Photo by Nick Laham/Getty Images)

Albert Pujols Suing Jack Clark After Radio Host Said Slugger Used Steroids

Baseball star Albert Pujols is suing former Cardinals slugger Jack Clark for saying on his radio show that Pujols used steroids.

10/04/2013

Mike Trout #27 of the Los Angeles Angels reacts to his homerun for a 2-0 lead over the Baltimore Orioles during the third inning at Angel Stadium of Anaheim on July 8, 2012 in Anaheim, California. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

Boomer & Carton: Mike Trout Hanging Out Poolside

With the Angels’ season over, Mike Trout has plenty of time to hang out by the pool and talk on the phone, which was exactly what the rising MLB star was doing this morning with Boomer and Craig.

WFAN–10/03/2013

Chad Curtis (Photo credit Timothy A. Clary/AFP/Getty Images)

Former Yankees Outfielder Chad Curtis Facing Up To 15 Years In Prison

Former Yankee Chad Curtis faces up to 15 years in prison after a jury in West Michigan found him guilty Friday on charges that he inappropriately touched three teenage girls.

08/17/2013

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