De La Rosa pitches Rockies past Cardinals

Aug 2, 2015 | No Comments

A Cardinals team that exploded for 28 hits and 15 runs in the first two games of the series struggled on Saturday against Jorge De La Rosa, who threw 6 2/3 innings and lifted the free-swinging Rockies to a 6-2 win on Saturday night.

Hamels efficient in first Rangers start

Hamels efficient in first Rangers start

Aug 2, 2015 | No Comments

In the Rangers’ 9-7 loss Saturday against the Giants, Cole Hamels delivered a workman-like 7 2/3 innings for his Texas debut, allowing five earned runs and striking out six. He was efficient, and he was good. He left the game in line for the win before the Rangers’ bullpen blew the lead.

Suzuki’s walk-off awakens bats from slumber

Suzuki’s walk-off awakens bats from slumber

Aug 2, 2015 | No Comments

The Twins showed their resiliency against Mariners closer Carson Smith, scoring twice with two outs in the ninth, including a walk-off RBI single from Kurt Suzuki in a much-needed 3-2 win in front of a frenzied crowd at Target Field.

Oh, Duda day! Mets close to within 1 of Nats

Oh, Duda day! Mets close to within 1 of Nats

Aug 2, 2015 | No Comments

Another day, another hero. Lucas Duda hit a pair of solo homers to make up a two-run deficit Saturday at Citi Field, then hit a go-ahead RBI double in the eighth inning to lead the Mets to a 3-2 win over the Nationals. The win moved New York within one game of first place in the National League East.

Lucchino set to step down as Red Sox CEO

Aug 2, 2015 | No Comments

Larry Lucchino’s impactful run as president/CEO of the Red Sox will come to an end following the 2015 season, according to a source. The club has not confirmed the news.

Kershaw’s scoreless streak hits 37 innings

Kershaw’s scoreless streak hits 37 innings

Aug 2, 2015 | No Comments

Scratched from starts Wednesday and Friday nights with a sore right hip, Clayton Kershaw finally took the mound Saturday and was his usual, dominating self. He allowed two hits in a 3-1 win over the Angels and added eight scoreless innings to a streak that is now 37 and counting.

J.D. Martinez exits after foul hits left knee

Aug 2, 2015 | No Comments

Tigers right fielder J.D. Martinez left Saturday’s game against the Orioles after fouling a second-inning pitch off his left knee.

Big bro’s tweet says Thompson will join White Sox

Big bro’s tweet says Thompson will join White Sox

Aug 1, 2015 | No Comments

Based on a tweet from NBA star Klay Thompson on Saturday, a tweet that since has been deleted, the White Sox might be adding a position player soon — his brother Trayce, Chicago’s No. 15 prospect.

Wright could see game action in Minors soon

Wright could see game action in Minors soon

Aug 1, 2015 | No Comments

Mets third baseman David Wright continues to make tangible progress rehabbing from the spinal condition that has sidelined him since April. Wright will travel to Miami with the Mets on Sunday night, then drive to Port St. Lucie, Fla., on Thursday with an eye toward beginning a Minor League rehab assignment shortly thereafter.

Schafer out to prove he belongs

Aug 1, 2015 | No Comments

Outfielder Logan Schafer has had his fair share of opportunities to prove himself to the Brewers. After the club dealt away Carlos Gomez and Gerardo Parra, Schafer finds himself back in the big leagues and with another chance to try and do the same.