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Jim Bowden ESPN Senior Writer 

Dodgers will not be trading Puig after being claimed on trade waivers at least until the off-season. The claiming team had more interest in blocking than making an earnest attempt to trade for him according to source

The most homer-happy month ever

Heading into the final day of the month, there have been 1,015 home runs in August. If there are 55 home runs today, it will set a record for the most homers in ANY calendar month in MLB history.

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David Purdum ESPN Staff Writer 

Nevada sportsbooks won $11.8 million on baseball in July, the largest win on baseball in a single month ever, according to gaming control.

Scott Lauber ESPN Staff Writer 

Safe to say John Farrell is VERY bullish on the idea of Yoan Moncada as a September call-up. Decision hasn't been made yet, but Farrell compared possible Moncada addition to the impact made by Ellsbury in '07 and Bogaerts in '13.

Rougned Odor crushes walk-off homer

Odor erased a 7-6 deficit for the Rangers in the bottom of the 9th inning with a two-run home run ... and oh did he admire it.

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Stephen A. Smith cannot contain himself

Smith is insulted by the idea of people comparing Tim Tebow's baseball tryouts to elite MLB greats like Derek Jeter and Bryce Harper.

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Katie Strang ESPN.com 

Tigers first baseman Miguel Cabrera is out today vs. CWS with a flare-up of surgically-repaired ankle. Has been something that has given him trouble since Minnesota. Manager Brad Ausmus said he thinks it will be something he may have to stay on top of rest of career. Apparently issue worsens in bad weather because of air pressure. Tigers hope to have him, and injured CF Cameron Maybin (thumb) back in lineup on Friday vs. KC

Bucci Mane @Buccigross

Cubs: 47-19 at home--best home record in MLB; they've won 6 straight & 18 of 21 games at Wrigley. Will have home field until World Series

A barehanded catch you need to see

Toledo Mud Hens shortstop Dixon Machado made a spectacular barehanded catch on a looping fly ball.

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Bucci Mane @Buccigross

Brian Dozier (MIN): 12th HR this August, most by a Twins player in any month since Harmon Killebrew had 12 in July 1969. Both 5'11"

David Ortiz in LEGO form

Facing the real Big Papi is daunting. But facing a LEGO version? Even more so.

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Indians pitcher records mind-blowing out

Zach McAllister managed to snare this liner despite kicking -- yes, kicking -- it first.

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Bucci Mane @Buccigross

In Mike Trout's 4 MLB season he has 1 MVP and 3 2nd place MVP finishes. This year he could be 1 or 2 again. Career high OPS so far.

Katie Strang ESPN.com 

Tigers minor-league pitcher Warwick Saupold, who was arrested and charged with assault over the weekend, is due back in Toledo Municipal Court on September 13. He bonded out of jail on Sunday morning on his own recognizance and was arraigned Monday morning.