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1 hr ago | Herald Star Online
Edinson Volquez loves how Josh Harrison plays the game. He thinks the third baseman is the most valuable player in the National League.
4 hrs ago | The Tribune
By the time Yasmani Grandal came to bat, the Los Angeles Dodgers had gone back to a traditional defensive alignment.
8 hrs ago | Daily Herald
Jorge Soler hit two homers and fellow rookie Javier Baez had a tiebreaking, two-run double in the eighth inning off All-Star reliever Pat Neshek as the Cubs beat the St. Louis Cardinals 7-2 on Friday night.
Davis slam carries Orioles past Twins 9-1 Chris Davis hit his fourth career grand slam Check out this story on sctimes.com: http://www.sctimes.com/story/sports/2014/08/29/davis-slam-carries-orioles-past-twins/14837035/ Chris Davis hit his fourth career grand slam and the Baltimore Orioles got a dominating pitching performance from Miguel Gonzalez ... (more)
Mets get gift, beat Phillies behind deGrom A gift from Grady Sizemore gave the Mets the boost they needed to get Jacob deGrom a win Check out this story on mycentraljersey.com: http://mycj.co/1tVx8Hy Philadelphia Phillies left fielder Grady Sizemore drops a pop-fly by New York Mets center fielder Juan Lagares , allowing two runs to score during the ... (more)
Castro hit a grand slam and Collin McHugh threw seven solid innings, leading the Houston Astros to a 4-2 victory over the Texas Rangers.
The recipe for small-market success in baseball generally goes something like this: Develop talent through your farm system, strike on a couple reclamation projects, uncover a few diamonds in the rough and then make one or two big trades to put you over the top.
When the St. Louis Cardinals dealt for John Lackey at the July 31 non-waiver trading deadline from the Boston Red Sox, it was as much about shaking things up as adding a frontline starting pitcher.
Carlos Carrasco pitched into the seventh inning and Michael Bourn had two triples among his three hits, leading the Cleveland Indians to a 3-2 victory over the Chicago White Sox on Thursday night.
The Atlanta Braves have shut down left-hander Jonny Venters for the rest of the season after the reliever tore an elbow ligament while trying to come back from his second Tommy John surgery.
One strike shy from a perfect game last September, Yusmeiro Petit refused to let another chance at baseball history slip away.
San Diego's Rene Rivera tied the game with a home run in the ninth inning, then won it with an RBI single in the 10th as the Padres beat the Milwaukee Brewers 3-2 Wednesday night.
Hector Santiago, once mired in an early-season funk, made a major contribution to the Los Angeles Angels' playoff hopes Wednesday night.
Clayton Kershaw allowed only an unearned run in eight innings to become the first 16-game winner in the majors, and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 3-1 on Wednesday night.
His problems continued on Wednesday night when allowed three runs, including a tiebreaking two-run homer by Sam Fuld, in the ninth inning and Athletics rallied for a 5-4 win.
Danny Valencia had a pinch-hit, three-run homer off Tazawa that put Toronto ahead in the seventh inning, and the Blue Jays beat the Boston Red Sox 5-2 Wednesday night.
Updated: Sat Aug 30, 2014 12:49 pm
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