Scooter Gennett belted a go-ahead homer in the ninth inning to pick up the Reds' bullpen and even the series at one game apiece. The Brewers had rallied in the eighth with Jonathon Schoop's pinch-hit homer and Ryan Braun's tying RBI double. Cincinnati took early control with a bizarre four-run fourth, while Travis Shaw launched […]
Carlos Martinez, making his first appearance since coming off his third stint on the disabled list this season, was hit in the torso by Joc Pederson's 110-mph line-drive comebacker in the eighth inning of the Cardinals' matchup with the Dodgers on Tuesday night in Los Angeles.
One night after saving a run with a stellar defensive play in the Cardinals' series opener against the Dodgers on Monday night at Dodger Stadium, second baseman Kolten Wong stunned even himself with one of the most dazzling defensive plays of the Cardinals' season.
Jon Jay scored from second base on a ninth-inning throwing error by Cam Bedrosian as the D-backs walked off the Angels, 5-4, on Tuesday night at Chase Field. Jay was hit by a pitch to open the frame and he advanced to second when the Angels didn't field John Ryan Murphy's sac bunt attempt in […]
Yadier Molina hit a two-run home run in the third inning on Tuesday to celebrate his return to the starting lineup, and rookie Daniel Poncedeleon struck out eight batters in four innings of his second career start as the Cardinals moved into the top spot in the National League Wild Card standings with a 5-2 […]
Miguel Andujar's sac fly snapped a tie in the 12th, and Tommy Kahnle closed out the Yankees' fourth straight win, 2-1, for Aroldis Chapman, who exited after six pitches with a recurrence of the left knee tendinitis that has bothered him most of this season. The Marlins kept Giancarlo Stanton in the park in his […]
Lefty Framber Valdez turned what could have been a steady stream of relievers out of the Astros' bullpen on Tuesday night into his Major League coming-out party. Valdez, called up earlier in the day after pitching in only two games at Triple-A Fresno, threw 4 1/3 innings in relief, allowing only an unearned run, and […]