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23 min ago | Door Reminder
Brewers need to sink Pirates this weekend With a series sweep, Brewers could all but eliminate Pirates from NL Central race Check out this story on greenbaypressgazette.com: http://gbpg.net/VInZFp Brewers catcher Jonathan Lucroy celebrates his 2-run homer against the Dodgers with center fielder Carlos Gomez during Sunday's game in Los Angeles.
4 hrs ago | The Indianapolis Star
The night is getting late. The light remains on in the visiting manager's office at Busch Stadium.
With the Cardinals vying for their fourth consecutive postseason appearance, a three-game slate with the last-place Phillies at Citizens Bank Park comes at exactly the right time.
The Pirates took their annual team photo before Tuesday's game at PNC Park, and Andrew McCutchen was in it.
Toronto Blue Jays second baseman Munenori Kawasaki scores on a base hit by shortstop Jose Reyes as the ball gets away from Milwaukee Brewers catcher Jonathan Lucroy in the fifth inning at Miller Park.
The Pittsburgh Pirates entered their game on Tuesday night with a six-game losing streak and many fans believing that the team's season is over.
Oct 1, 2013; Pittsburgh, PA, USA; A detailed view of the Pirates postseason decal on the sleeve of Cincinnati Reds left fielder Chris Heisey in the fifth inning of the National League wild card playoff baseball game at PNC Park.
Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon said Tuesday that he would not seek the removal of the county prosecutor overseeing the investigation into the fatal police shooting of Michael Brown, which has sparked more than a week of nightly... The retailer Macy's has agreed to pay $650,000 to settle allegations of racial profiling at its flagship store in Manhattan's ... (more)
Adam LaRoche's 11th inning home run saw the Washington Nationals extend their winning streak to seven games with a 5-4 victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks.
Blue Jays pitcher J.A. Happ, winless in his last four outings, will try to end a two-start losing streak.
The Los Angeles Dodgers will try to snap out of a recent rut and pad their lead in the National League West on Tuesday night when they welcome their National League West-rival San Diego Padres to Dodger Stadium for the opener of a three-game set.
Jhonny Peralta might have taken awhile to adjust to his new surroundings, but with a playoff spot on the line, he's looking pretty comfortable.
The reigning National League MVP, Andrew McCutchen is returning to the Pittsburgh Pirates on Tuesday, and the franchise and fans are all giddy about it.
Despite the great chance of making the postseason, the Brewers have less than a three percent chance of winning the World Series.
The Chicago Cubs continue to do some shifting, in Chicago and down on the farm. Former first-round pick Brett Jackson was dealt, Junior Lake was optioned to Iowa and Dan Straily made his Cubs debut, albeit a temporary one.
Over the past few weeks, the Milwaukee Brewers have faced pitching studs such as Adam Wainwright, Stephen Strasburg, Mat Latos, David Price and Tim Lincecum, as well as Zack Greinke and Clayton Kershaw twice each.
Updated: Thu Aug 21, 2014 11:48 am
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