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PHOENIX — Even for a veteran pitcher like Justin Verlander, each start in his 13th season with the Tigers is a series of baby steps.

“I felt like I took a big step forward today,” said Verlander, who earned the win in
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It was a game in three tiers for Verlander, who struggled through the first two innings by walking two and striking out four and throwing 42 of his 108 pitches.
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“I became a pitcher the third time through the lineup,” Verlander said. “I wasn’t necessarily pitching the first couple of times through. I felt a little out of whack. And I just felt too good.”

In the sixth, Verlander faced Jeff Mathis with the tying run on third and two outs, and the count went full. Taking a look at the big scoreboard behind him,
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“It was kind of hard to rein it in after going so hard after Mathis to end the sixth,”
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It might have been wise to pat Verlander on the back at that point and call it a quality start — three runs on six hits with three walks and seven strikeouts in six innings. But Tigers manager Brad Ausmus let Verlander go out to start the seventh at 102 pitches.

Ausmus felt Verlander still had another 20 pitches in him.

“Yeah, I mean, they were at the bottom of the lineup,” Ausmus said. “He was a little over 100 pitches at the time. I just figured if the first two guys got on, or if two guys got on, that would be the end of it. I was hoping for 15-20 pitches.”

Tempting fate, Verlander walked Chris Herrmann and allowed a single to Pollock, which later resulted in a bases-loaded, two-out situation. Shane Greene punched out Yasmany Tomas to end the last D-backs threat.

Verlander wasn’t surprised to go out for the seventh.

“I take a lot of pride in going out there and pitching until they tell me not to,”
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This time, the job was good enough for Verlander’s 176th career win.

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INDIANAPOLIS — Mere words don’t do justice to the five-tool skill level possessed by Yoan Moncada, the No. 1 prospect  in all of baseball per MLBPipeline.com and
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But Moncada’s teammates did their best to sum him up on the field before their series opener with Indianapolis.

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“He’s great. He’s a special player,” White Sox pitcher Tyler Danish said. “You get to see something you don’t really see a lot every night, power-wise, speed-wise,
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Moncada backed up those compliments by earning the International League Batter of the Week for May 1-7. The 21-year-old finished 11-for-22 with two home runs, four RBIs, eight runs scored and an .818 slugging percentage in six games. The 6-foot-2, 205-pound switch-hitter is batting .352 with six homers, 11 RBIs, 24 runs scored, seven stolen bases, a .427 on-base percentage and .565 slugging
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percentage over 27 games entering Monday.

Everyone can agree Moncada possesses Major League talent and quite possibly elite Major League talent. That immense talent doesn’t necessarily mean Moncada is ready for the Majors tomorrow or next week or even next month.

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It’s an important learning process for an individual who came into this season with 20 big league plate appearances but also no at-bats at the Triple-A level.

“I’ve learned that baseball is a process. You have to go step by step,” said Moncada through interpreter Billy Russo. “That’s one of the things I learned this year. Also I learned that you have to make adjustments at every level, but especially in the big leagues.

“You are facing the best pitchers and you have to make adjustments every day.
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One other trait used to describe Moncada is “quiet.” It’s not that Moncada has been overwhelmed by fame — he actually seems to have a solid grasp on the attention by media and fans and the high level of expectations as the centerpiece of a five-player trade sending Chris Sale to Boston.

That quietness denotes Moncada’s personality, although certainly doesn’t prevent him from talking to manager Mark Grudzielanek or conversing with his teammates. Grudzielanek described Moncada as loosening up a bit and one of those guys you have to get to know before playing around with him.

As for his Major League preparedness, Grudzielanek knows Moncada will benefit in more ways than at-bats and defensive reps in the Minors.

“There are so many more little things, detailed stuff, you have to learn and understand,” Grudzielanek said. “He’s there, he’s getting there. You could throw him up there right now and he’d be fine; there’s no question about it. There will be some things there, ‘How come he didn’t know that, or this?’

“Well, he’s 21 years old. How many Minor League games has he played in? Again,
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BALTIMORE — The Orioles, ready to put a dramatic, exhausting road trip with
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The victory puts the O’s just a half-game behind the American League East-
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“Whenever the opportunities come, I just try to take advantage of those
MLB opportunities,” said Ynoa, who stepped in after Wade Miley was struck by two straight line drives. “That’s why I’m hoping for more opportunities, to show what I can do.”

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Ynoa latest to deliver in a pinch | Britton may be headed back to DL

Facing former teammate Miguel Gonzalez, Baltimore took a lead on Jonathan Schoop’s bases-loaded hit-by-pitch and Davis’ fourth homer of the season — a solo shot in the third — pushed the lead to 2-0. Davis, who went 3-for-3, saw his blast
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“It was a bittersweet situation,” Gonzalez said of pitching against his former club. “Coming back to Camden Yards, the fans were happy to see me. Just went out there and had fun.”

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Gonzalez limits former club, but takes loss

Ynoa, who came on with two outs in the first, saved the O’s bullpen and gave Baltimore’s offense a chance to work. In the eighth, Joey Rickard doubled in a run and Mark Trumbo scored on an error.

The Sox scored their first run on Avisail Garcia’s RBI groundout in the eighth, then got an RBI fielder’s choice from Melky Cabrera in the ninth.

MOMENTS THAT MATTERED
Ynoa delivers: Recalled before Thursday’s game to give the O’s some pitching depth, Ynoa shined in his season debut. The right-hander, acquired from the Mets for cash considerations this winter, threw a career-high six innings in his fourth career big league start. The 23-year-old Ynoa struck out five and scattered six hits.

Ynoa’s scoreless outing CWS@BAL: Ynoa fans five over six scoreless framesGabriel Ynoa fires six scoreless relief innings, the longest of his career, following Wade Miley’s injury in the top of the 1st inning

“He pumped the zone with strikes,” White Sox manager Rick Renteria said. “His ball had some life. He’s got a good arm. He threw a lot of strikes. He was working both sides. He did what he needed to do. He picked them up a little bit. I know they’ve been a little strapped for pitching.”

Sox squander chances: Chicago didn’t have a hit (0-for-8) with runners in scoring position and weren’t able to capitalize on Miley’s short stay. The Sox, who didn’t score a run that inning, had the bases loaded off reliever Darren O’Day in the eighth, but managed just one run.

QUOTABLE
“I think I’m fine. I kind of wanted to stay out there, but I guess they were kind of nervous about how many more were going to come my way.” — Miley, on being hit twice in a three-pitch span

Miley on liners, early exit CWS@BAL: Miley discusses liners, leaving gameWade Miley talks about taking two line drives to the body and leaving the game after 2/3 innings pitched

WHAT’S NEXT
White Sox: Dylan Covey seeks his first Major League win in the second game of the three-game set Saturday at 6:05 p.m. CT. Covey (0-2, 7.29 ERA) has allowed five homers in 21 innings.

Orioles: Dylan Bundy will take the mound for the O’s in Saturday’s 7:05 p.m. ET matchup. The righty has been Baltimore’s ace, going 4-1 with a 1.82 ERA to begin the season.

Watch every out-of-market regular-season game live on MLB.TV.

Brittany Ghiroli has covered the Orioles for MLB.com since 2010. Read her blog, Britt’s Bird Watch, follow her on Facebook and Twitter @britt_ghiroli, and listen to her podcast.

Josh Needelman is a contributor to MLB.com based in Washington and covered the White Sox on Friday.

This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.

Custom Blue Jays Jersey White Sox slowing James Shields’ rehab

KANSAS CITY — James Shields’ strained right lat muscle, which sent him to the disabled list for the first time in his career, is not responding the way he — or the White Sox — had hoped.

When Shields was placed on the 10-day DL retroactive to April 18, the plan was a
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“We’re going to kind of slow him down,” manager Rick Renteria said. “He’s been throwing every other day, and we’re going to kind of shut that down a little bit
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“It’s kind of a slower process than I thought right now,” Shields said. “It’s not really responding the way I’d like it to be. We’re just going to keep moving forward.”

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Shields feels good and was able to throw Tuesday.

“You’d wish it would respond a little bit better than what it is, but we’ve just got to take it day by day,” Shields said. “I want to be out there as quickly as possible.
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Shields is 1-0 with a 1.62 ERA in three starts.

No news on Rodon

Renteria didn’t provide much detail when asked Tuesday if left-hander Carlos Rodon has made any progress. Rodon is on the disabled list with biceps bursitis and is doing a throwing program in Arizona.

“He continues to be on his throwing program, and he’s doing well,” Renteria said. “He’s progressing well.”

When asked if Rodon was throwing off of a mound yet, Renteria smiled and provided the same answer. When asked if that answer was a no or Renteria simply couldn’t say, he responded, “He’s throwing and he’s progressing well. And we’re very happy with how he’s moving along.”

The Garcias are back together

Willy Garcia (LF), Leury Garcia (CF) and Avisail Garcia (RF) made up Tuesday’s starting outfield for the White Sox, marking the second time in baseball history a team started all three outfielders with the same last name, per Elias. They played together on April 14 in Minnesota.

It was only a weekend appearance for Willy Garcia last time, filling in while Melky Cabrera was on paternity leave. He figures to be around a little longer now, taking the roster spot of Jacob May, who was optioned to Triple-A Charlotte following a loss to the Royals on Monday night.

“Now when I’m going to home plate, I’m going with a plan,” said Willy Garcia through an interpreter of his .924 OPS at Charlotte. “I’m going with a focus just to
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Little Creatures products brewed in Geelong, 75 km southwest of Melbourne, will be exported into Asia in an attempt to harness the lucrative Chinese market.

In addition to exporting their beer, the company also intends to open a series of
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The company has already opened a successful brew bar in Hong Kong.

Matt Tapper, a marketing spokesman for Little Creatures, said there are huge opportunities for the brand in China.

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Little Creatures is owned by Lion, Australia’s second biggest beer company, which is in turn owned by Japan’s Kirin Company.

Chinese company DXCEL will act as distribution partner for Lion products in China.

Research published in 2015 found that more than 25 billion liters of beer were consumed in China every year, more than double the amount consumed in the US.

Little Creatures already has some market penetration in China, having launched a successful pop-up bar on Dagu Road in Shanghai in early 2017.

The brand also took part in Austrade’s inaugural craft beer road show in March.

Little Creatures was named the brewery of the year at the Vintage Cellars Best Of
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“It is a nice little pat on the back and recognition for our team and all the hard work they do day in and day out making the beers we love,” Little Creatures brewer Russ Gosling said in April.

“When we found out we won, it was high fives all ’round and a well-earned pint at the end of the day.”

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Repeal the Obamacare subsidies. The GOP’s plan would eliminate the
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Provide refundable tax credits based on age and income instead. The Republicans want to issue refundable tax credits to help people afford coverage on the individual market, but these credits will be based mainly on a person’s age.

The credits will range from $2,000 for 20-somethings to $4,000 for those in their early 60s. The credits will also have an income cap. Those making more than $75,000 would see their tax credits start to phase out, and an enrollee making more than $215,000 would no longer be eligible. Families with incomes above $150,000 would see their credits dwindle, while those earning more than $290,000 would no longer qualify. This provision would take effect in 2020.

Push provision for bigger tax credits for older Americans to Senate. The House is setting aside roughly $85 billion in funding to provide additional tax credits to help older people buy policies on the individual market. But representatives are letting the Senate handle the crafting of the legislation.

Many older consumers would face huge premium hikes under the GOP bill because its tax credits are not as generous as Obamacare’s subsidies for lower-income enrollees in their 50s and early 60s.

Repeal the individual and employer mandates. The GOP’s bill would get rid of
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Under Obamacare, these companies were required to provide affordable insurance to staffers who work more than 30 hours a week. They would face a penalty if they did not meet this criteria and their employee sought subsidies on the exchanges. These provisions take effect retroactively to 2016.

Related: CBO report: 24 million fewer insured by 2026 under GOP health care bill

Put in place a continuous coverage requirement instead. The original Republican plan seeks to allow insurers to impose a 30% surcharge on the premiums of those who let their coverage lapse for at least 63 days. The plan would enable insurers to levy this surcharge for one year, but it would only apply to policies bought in the individual or small group markets.

Under the latest amendment, states that seek waivers could replace this provision with one that allows insurers to charge consumers who’ve had a gap in coverage based on their health status.

Allow states to obtain waivers to let insurers charge consumers more if they have pre-existing conditions. States could get waivers that would allow carriers to set premiums based on enrollees’ medical backgrounds under several
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Under Obamacare, carriers must provide outpatient care, emergency services, hospitalization, maternity, mental health and substance abuse, prescription drugs, rehabilitation services, lab work, preventative care and pediatric services.

This could lower premiums somewhat and give consumers a wider choice of plans. But it would also make it harder for people to buy comprehensive
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Create the patient and state stability fund. Lawmakers initially set aside $100 billion through 2026 for states to lower consumers’ and insurers’ costs in a number of ways. Among them: offering financial assistance to high-risk patients, reducing the cost of providing coverage in the individual market, promoting access to preventative services as well as dental, vision, maternity, mental health and substance abuse services, and helping people reduce their out-of-pocket costs.

Related: High-risk pools won’t match Obamacare’s protections for pre-existing conditions

The GOP added $15 billion to the fund for 2020 for states to cover maternity, mental health and substance abuse services, and then another $15 billion to create so-called invisible risk pools to help insurers handle high-cost policyholders.

At the last minute, lawmakers added another $8 billion over five years to support high-risk pools in states that seek waivers to opt out of two key Obamacare insurance provisions.

Repeal cost-sharing subsidies to lower deductibles and co-pays. The bill would kill the additional help that individuals earning less than roughly $30,000 a year receive to cover their out-of-pocket costs. More than half of the enrollees on the Obamacare exchanges receive these subsidies. This provision would take
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Related: Insurers worry low-income Americans won’t have coverage

Delay the Cadillac tax. The Republican plan keeps but delays the controversial Cadillac tax, which calls for imposing a 40% excise tax on generous employer health insurance plans. Originally scheduled to go into effect in 2018, the law
Website would have taxed employers on any premiums that exceed $10,200 for individual policies and $27,500 for family plans. After intense lobbying by companies and unions, lawmakers pushed back the start date to 2020. The Republican plan delays it until 2026.

Loosen the age-band so insurers can charge older folks more. Under Obamacare, insurers could only charge older enrollees three times more than younger policy holders. The GOP bill would widen that band to five-to-one, which would hike premiums for those in their 50s and early 60s, but reduce them for younger folks.

States would also be allowed to seek waivers to allow insurers to charge older consumers even more than five times younger ones.

Revamp Medicaid funding. The GOP bill would send the states a fixed amount of money perMedicaid enrollee, known as a per-capita cap.

States could also opt to receive federal Medicaid funding as a block grant for the adults and children in their program. Under a block grant, states would get a fixed amount of federal funding each year, regardless of how many participants are in the program.

States, however, cannot opt to receive block grant funding for elderly and
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Either option would limit federal responsibility, shifting that burden to the states. However, since states don’t have the money to make up the difference, they would likely either reduce eligibility, curtail benefits or cut provider payments. The block grant would be more restrictive since the funding level would not adjust for increases in enrollment, which often happens in bad economic times.

End enhanced federal funding for Medicaid expansion. It would also end the enhanced match rate for Medicaid expansion for new enrollees starting in 2020. Those already in the program could stay as long as they remain continuously insured. States that have not already expanded would not be allowed to do so, starting immediately.

Allow states to institute work requirement for Medicaid. States would now have the option of requiring able-bodied Medicaid recipients to work, participate in job training programs or do community service. Pregnant women, children under the age of 19, single parents of children under age six and single parents of children with disabilities are exempt.

Related: Upstate New York gets $2.3 billion gift in Republican health care bill

Give most New York counties relief from Medicaid payments. Lawmakers added a provision that would ban the federal government from reimbursing New York State for Medicaid funds raised by counties outside of New York City. The upstate counties and Long Island send $2.3 billion to the state to help pay for Medicaid. The amendment would give the state the incentive to stop passing down Medicaid costs to the counties, though state officials say it would mean fewer people would be covered and benefits would have to be curtailed.

Related: Governors divided over Medicaid’s future

Restore federal support for hospitals who cover many uninsured patients. The legislation would restore Medicaid Disproportionate Share Hospital payments in 2018 for states that didn’t expand Medicaid and in 2020 for states that did. Under Obamacare, these funds were set to disappear by 2020 since the original law called for all states to expand Medicaid.

Create more generous Health Savings Accounts. Seeking to get more people to save money for health care expenses, the Republican bill includes several provisions aimed at makingHealth Savings Accounts more attractive. It raises the annual contribution limits to equal the maximum sum of the deductible and out-of-pocket expenses one would pay in a high-deductible insurance plan. So the limit would be at least $6,550 for an individual and $13,100 for a family in 2018.

The bill would also end the Obamacare prohibition on paying for over-the-counter medications with funds from tax-advantaged accounts, such as HSAs and flexible spending accounts. And it reduces the penalty from 20% to 10% if funds from an HSA are used for non-medical purposes. These provisions begin in 2018.

Ban excess tax credits from going into Health Savings Accounts. Enrollees whose tax credits exceed the cost of their premiums would not be able to put the additional funds in Health Savings Accounts. Some conservatives are concerned these funds could be used to pay for abortions.

Related: Companies offering HSAs could bank on big profits under GOP plan

Lift contribution caps on flexible spending accounts. Obamacare put a cap on annual contributions to flexible spending accounts based on cost of living figures. For 2017, that cap was $2,600. The GOP bill would do away with that limit as of December 31, 2017.

Offer two tax cuts for the wealthy. The bill would eliminate two taxes that Obamacare imposed on the well-to-do to help pay for the law: The 3.8% tax on investment income and the 0.9% Medicare payroll tax on incomes over $200,000 for individuals and $250,000 for married couples who file jointly. The investment income tax would disappear in 2017, but the Medicare payroll tax would remain until 2023.

Related: Here’s how much millionaires would save under GOP Obamacare repeal bill

Repeal the taxes on health insurers, prescription drug makers and medical devices. The bill seeks to lift the annual tax Obamacare imposed on drug makers and health insurers and It would also get rid of the 2.3% excise tax on the sale of certain medical devices that was put in place. The taxes would disappear in 2017.

Say goodbye to the tanning tax. The bill would eliminate a 10% tax on indoor tanning servicesthat was introduced as part of Obamacare. It would take effect in 2017.

Related: Republican health care plan would repeal ‘tanning tax’

Repeal the tax break for health insurance executives’ pay. The legislation would roll back the Obamacare provision that placed a $500,000 limit on deductions for each executive’s compensation. Top insurers pay their leaders millions in compensation every year so this provision could mean a nice tax savings for the companies. The provision would begin in 2017.

Related: Health care plan has tax break for insurance execs

Reduce the income threshold for deducting medical expenses. Under the GOP bill, taxpayers would be able to deduct medical expenses that exceed 5.8% of their adjusted gross income. Obamacare had raised the threshold to 10%. This would begin in 2017.

Defund Planned Parenthood. In keeping with long-standing Republican beliefs, the legislation prohibits federal funding for Planned Parenthood. But the restriction is only for a year.

Eliminate support for CDC Prevention and Public Health Fund. The bill would eliminate nearly $1 billion in funding for this program, which Republicans call a slush fund. The Centers for Disease Control says the money supports heart disease and stroke prevention, immunization, lead poisoning prevention and diabetes prevention, mostly through grants to states and local programs.

Related: Advocates call foul on CDC cuts in repeal bill

Increase funding for community health centers. The bill would provide an additional $422 million this year for community-based outpatient facilities that provide health services — such as medical, dental and mental health — to lower-income populations.

Related: These low-income kids could lose access to dental care

Allow insurers to sell plans that cover less of the costs. Obamacare created four tiers of coverage, each with a requirement to cover a certain share of policyholders’ costs, on average. The bill would eliminate this rule. Presumably, insurers would be able to offer plans with higher deductibles and co-pays. However, since the legislation does not lift the cap on out-of-pocket expenses, insurers could not require consumers to pay more than that for covered services. The deductibles for many bronze-tier plans are already pegged to that cap.

 

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The satellite inspections will supplement the ongoing national environmental inspections, in which teams on the ground have uncovered violations in 28 major cities of the Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei region, as well as in neighboring Henan, Shandong and Shanxi provinces, as of April 30.

The latest data from the Ministry of Environmental Protection show that about 68 percent of the 6,498 companies inspected had pollution problems.

Environmental inspectors have so far found 1,504 small polluting companies – all of which are unregistered and operating illegally – scattered in the northern region, which has seen frequent and severe smog since inspections began on April 7, according to the ministry.

More than 750 companies failed to install or use equipment to reduce emissions.

To locate smaller polluting companies more efficiently, the ministry will employ its advanced “hot grid” system, which helps identify zones where companies or
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“We will randomly check the companies in the hot grid, which will become one of our work priorities,” said Guo Lubiao, head of the inspection team from Anyang, Henan province, which assumed inspection of Xingtai, Hebei province, on April 21.

“Exposing scattered polluting companies has been one of the priorities in the initial stage of the yearlong inspection,” said Tian Weiyong, head of the monitoring department at the ministry. Any small, unregistered operators that
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The ministry’s list of inspection results, which is released daily, is growing longer.

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