Villar’s hit in 13th sends Brewers past Braves

May 26, 2016 | No Comments

After facing the Braves’ entire bullpen and the guy who had been scheduled to start on Saturday, the Brewers claimed a 3-2 victory courtesy of Jonathan Villar’s go-ahead single in the 13th inning on Wednesday night at Turner Field.

Led by Lind’s 6 RBIs, Mariners pour it on A’s

Led by Lind’s 6 RBIs, Mariners pour it on A’s

May 26, 2016 | No Comments

Adam Lind launched a pair of homers and drove in six runs in a four-hit night as the Mariners jumped on first-time A’s starter Zach Neal en route to a 13-3 series-clinching romp Wednesday at Safeco Field.

Kazmir fans 12 as LA runs Cincy’s skid to 10

Kazmir fans 12 as LA runs Cincy’s skid to 10

May 26, 2016 | No Comments

Behind Scott Kazmir’s 12 strikeouts, the Dodgers continued their dominance of the Reds, completing a three-game sweep with a 3-1 victory at Dodger Stadium on Wednesday night. The loss was Cincinnati’s 10th in a row.

Freese, Bucs rally past D-backs with big 5th

Freese, Bucs rally past D-backs with big 5th

May 26, 2016 | No Comments

A day after showcasing their lineup’s full potential, the Pirates displayed their resilience. David Freese’s two-run homer punctuated a four-run fifth inning as the Bucs stormed back to beat the D-backs, 5-4, on Wednesday night at PNC Park.

Resurgent Cano making push for All-Star team

Resurgent Cano making push for All-Star team

May 26, 2016 | No Comments

At this time a year ago, Robinson Cano was mired in a miserable slump that lasted through the first half, spurring questions about whether he was entering a steep decline phase. These days, Cano is making those concerns seem silly.

Field of Dreams hosts Commish, HOF today

May 26, 2016 | No Comments

The historic Baseball Hall of Fame Tour Announcement Event, featuring Commissioner Rob Manfred and Hall of Famer John Smoltz, will be streamed live exclusively on MLB.com at 4 p.m. ET today from the “Field of Dreams” movie site in Dyersville, Iowa.

Martin spearheads Blue Jays’ Bronx eruption

Martin spearheads Blue Jays’ Bronx eruption

May 26, 2016 | No Comments

Russell Martin slugged his first two homers of the season, supporting Marco Estrada’s solid effort as the Blue Jays ended the Yankees’ six-game win streak with an 8-4 victory on Wednesday night at Yankee Stadium.

Magic? Giants keep making wins appear

Magic? Giants keep making wins appear

May 26, 2016 | No Comments

If this kind of thing was happening to a team other than the San Francisco Giants, we’d say it was magical. Actually, we’d say this is what a team does in a championship year. Things just fall a certain way.

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Pedroia, Hanigan exit game early

Pedroia, Hanigan exit game early

May 26, 2016 | No Comments

Red Sox second baseman Dustin Pedroia was taken out of Wednesday’s game against the Rockies as a precaution due to right hamstring tightness. Catcher Ryan Hanigan also exited the game in the bottom of the fourth inning due to illness. Christian Vazquez replaced him.