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Watch Ben Zobrist discuss David Ross being in the finals for Dancing With the Stars.

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Jesse Rogers ESPN Staff Writer 

Ben Zobrist is urging people to buy his cereal over Anthony Rizzo or David Ross's. it debuted on the shelves on Monday. He claims it's healthier than the others.

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Pitcher Dylan Floro has been sent down to the minors and lefty Zac Rosscup's contract has been selected. Rosscup missed all of last year after shoulder surgery. The Cubs still need to clear a spot on the 40 man roster for Rosscup.

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Diamondbacks 3B Jake Lamb lands NL Player of the Week honors for the second time in his career. Against the Padres on Friday, Lamb had his first multi-homer game and set a career high with five RBIs.

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In his first full week since being activated from the DL, Tigers RF J.D. Martinez was named AL Player of the Week for the third time in his career. His award-winning week included a multi-homer, five-RBI performance against the Orioles on Tuesday.

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Ian Happ will get his first day off in the big leagues as he and Kyle Schwarber won't start against Giants lefty Ty Blach. Albert Almora Jr will play center and bat second on Monday night while Ben Zobrist leads off and plays left field. Javy Baez is at second base.

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Watch Jon Lester face some younger hitters than he will Tuesday night when he faces the Giants.

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The Colorado Rockies are in first place in their division - already having spent more days in first than in all but one season of their existence (1995). They've never won a division title. A lot of the team's strength has come from their play on the road. They have a winning record on the road at 15-7 (.682), the third-best winning percentage in the majors and best in the NL on the road.

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Bill Buckner never struck out three times in game. Tony Gwynn did once (vs. Bob Welch). Gwynn had 297, 3-hit games, and one, 3-K game.

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We go around the league to get you updated on the news you need to know as Week 8 of the fantasy baseball season gets underway. Fantasy 30: Thames, Nola, Kinsler and more

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Royals C Salvador Pérez went deep three times on Sunday, homering in both games of Kansas City's doubleheader vs. the Twins. He joined Bill Pecota (1989) as the only Royals players with three home runs in a doubleheader.

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Padres P Clayton Richard's five-hitter Sunday vs. the Diamondbacks marked San Diego's first complete game since Andrew Cashner went all nine innings on Sept. 15, 2014. Per the Elias Sports Bureau, eight opposing pitchers had hurled a complete game at Petco Park since the last time a Padres pitcher did so prior to Sunday.

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Giants P Matt Cain allowed seven runs in less than six innings during Sunday's 8-3 loss to the Cardinals, raising his career ERA vs. St. Louis to 6.62. Per the Elias Sports Bureau, it's the highest ERA vs. the Cardinals for any of the 372 pitchers that began their career in the last 85 years and made more than 10 starts against them.

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Sunday's 3-1 loss to the Blue Jays marked the first time that the Orioles made at least three errors and struck out 13 or more times in a nine-inning game at Camden Yards since the ballpark opened in 1992. (Elias Sports Bureau)

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1. Astros 2. Nationals 3. Yankees 4. Dodgers 5. Orioles The Rockies and Rangers are climbing though! Full rankings: es.pn/2rtw4lC