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  • It's unfair-enado: Rockies 3B has epic game

    Thu Jul 20 2017 12:49:40 GMT+0000 (UTC) - Nolan Arenado was already an All-Star, but now he can stake claim to another accomplishment -- leading the Rockies to their best offensive game in five years.

  • All they do is win: Dodgers roll to 11th in a row

    Thu Jul 20 2017 06:17:26 GMT+0000 (UTC) - Enrique Hernandez hit two solo home runs and Corey Seager and Chris Taylor also went deep to spoil Yoan Moncada's first game with the White Sox in a game called in the eighth inning because of rain. Kenta Maeda got the win, allowing one run in five innings. Moncada, baseball's top prospect, went 0-for-2 with a walk. Melky Cabrera hit a home run for Chicago in the first inning.

  • Moroff the same: Bucs stun Crew in 10th

    Thu Jul 20 2017 05:38:56 GMT+0000 (UTC) - Throughout this critical homestand at PNC Park, the Pirates have proved they can't be counted out.

  • Royals lose lead in 9th, then walk off vs. Tigers

    Thu Jul 20 2017 04:45:38 GMT+0000 (UTC) - Alex Gordon drove in Brandon Moss with a walk-off sacrifice fly in the ninth off Tigers closer Justin Wilson as the Royals rallied for a wild 4-3 victory on Wednesday night at Kauffman Stadium.

  • Cubs secure sweep with sixth straight win

    Thu Jul 20 2017 04:59:03 GMT+0000 (UTC) - As the early portion of the season's second half has unfolded, the Cubs have altered the National League's playoff picture and begun the surge many have long anticipated they would make. The defending World Series champions captured their sixth straight victory and completed a three-game sweep with Wednesday afternoon's 8-2 win over the Braves at SunTrust Park.

  • JD plunked, Reds curb D-backs' enthusiasm

    Thu Jul 20 2017 05:06:34 GMT+0000 (UTC) - With the bases loaded in the bottom of the 11th inning, Adam Duvall ended the Reds' five-game losing streak. Duvall's RBI single scored the winning run for a 4-3, walk-off victory over the D-backs. Arizona lost for the sixth time in seven games.

  • Source: Sandoval returning to Giants

    Thu Jul 20 2017 12:50:08 GMT+0000 (UTC) - Pablo Sandoval is coming back to San Francisco. A source told MLB.com's Jesse Sanchez on Wednesday that Sandoval, recently released by the Red Sox, will sign a Minor League contract with the Giants. The club has not confirmed.

  • Bruce Bochy sat on the Iron Throne for his postgame press conference

    Thu Jul 20 2017 00:18:57 GMT+0000 (UTC) - Cersei won't like that one bit.

  • Pedroia, Pomeranz propel Red Sox past Jays

    Thu Jul 20 2017 12:50:41 GMT+0000 (UTC) - Finally, the Red Sox could relax a little. After a string of tension-filled games coming out of the All-Star break, the bats strung together some early offense and Drew Pomeranz made it stand up, lifting Boston to a 5-1 victory over the Blue Jays on Wednesday night at Fenway Park.

  • MLB Buzz: Trade talk, deals and rumors

    Thu Jul 20 2017 12:51:21 GMT+0000 (UTC) - With the non-waiver Trade Deadline set for July 31, we keep you up to date with the latest free agent news, trade buzz, rumors and more.

  • Deadline diamonds in the rough

    Thu Jul 20 2017 04:35:55 GMT+0000 (UTC) - Sometimes all it takes is a change of scenery for a former top prospect to reach his potential. Here are a few candidates for new homes.

  • Managers Postgame: Black on big win

    Wed Jul 19 2017 07:01:51 GMT+0000 (UTC) - Bud Black discusses the recent success of the offense and Jon Gray's solid outing in the Rockies' 18-4 win over the Padres.

  • Meyer leads 1-hit shutout as Halos stall Nats

    Thu Jul 20 2017 06:23:55 GMT+0000 (UTC) - On Wednesday night, Alex Meyer reminded his former organization of his tantalizing potential, allowing one hit in seven dominant innings as the Angels shut out the Nationals, 7-0. The win secured a split of the two-game Interleague series for the Halos and handed the Nats their first loss in seven games.

  • Moncada embracing excitement of callup

    Thu Jul 20 2017 04:58:21 GMT+0000 (UTC) - Yoan Moncada, the top prospect in baseball, according to MLBPipeline.com, made his White Sox debut in Wednesday's game against the Dodgers.

  • CBA compensation FAQ: Deadline edition

    Tue Jul 18 2017 04:00:00 GMT+0000 (UTC) - This can be a confusing time of year in the world of baseball transactions -- and not just because some of us are sure to be duped by the occasional phony Twitter account dispensing "fake news" on the trade front.

  • Severino, King Felix square off on MLB.TV

    Thu Jul 20 2017 04:00:00 GMT+0000 (UTC) - A pair of American League clubs in the thick of the Wild Card race go head-to-head when the Yankees and Mariners open up a four-game series at Safeco Field as part of an abbreviated slate of Thursday games, streaming live on MLB.TV.

  • Stanton on fire, slugs 30th HR in 1st inning

    Wed Jul 19 2017 21:38:13 GMT+0000 (UTC) - Another first inning, another impressive home run for Marlins right fielder Giancarlo Stanton.

  • See them now: MLBPipeline.com's Top 100 Prospects

    Wed Jul 05 2017 20:31:41 GMT+0000 (UTC) - Check out MLB Pipeline's newly updated list of the Top 100 Prospects in the game.

  • Ruff estimate: Bat dog opts for ball instead

    Wed Jul 19 2017 12:18:21 GMT+0000 (UTC) - That's OK, we've got plenty of those.

  • Statcast of the Day: Robinson robs Murphy

    Thu Jul 20 2017 06:49:50 GMT+0000 (UTC) - In the same right field normally occupied by 2015 Gold Glove Award winner Kole Calhoun, it was Shane Robinson who made a show-stopping defensive play during the Angels' series finale against the Nationals at Angel Stadium Wednesday night.

  • Mets score early and often, then fend off Cards

    Thu Jul 20 2017 03:21:33 GMT+0000 (UTC) - Offensively dormant for most of the second half, Yoenis Cespedes woke up on Wednesday -- and displayed every side of who he is in a 7-3 win over the Cardinals.

  • Bryant day-to-day with left pinkie sprain

    Wed Jul 19 2017 22:11:17 GMT+0000 (UTC) - Cubs third baseman Kris Bryant exited Wednesday's game against the Braves at SunTrust Park after spraining his left pinky finger.

  • 2017 Draft: Signing and Bonus Tracker

    Thu Jul 06 2017 21:00:38 GMT+0000 (UTC) - A complete breakdown of which 2017 Draft picks from the first 10 rounds have agreed to terms, along with their reported bonuses and starting assignments.

  • Twins ride 6-run 2nd, Berrios to win vs. Yanks

    Wed Jul 19 2017 21:42:38 GMT+0000 (UTC) - ose Berrios threw 6 2/3 strong innings and Miguel Sano crushed a three-run homer as part of a six-run second inning to lift the Twins to a 6-1 win over the Yankees on Wednesday, marking their first series victory over New York in Minnesota since 2008. It was also the first series win for the Twins over the Yankees since '14.

  • Raimel Tapia made an unbelievable catch running up the center-field hill in Albuquerque

    Thu Jul 20 2017 04:21:57 GMT+0000 (UTC) - If Tal's Hill still existed, Tapia wouldn't be bothered.

  • Gausman, offense guide O's past Rangers

    Thu Jul 20 2017 04:20:10 GMT+0000 (UTC) - Right-hander Kevin Gausman delivered the Orioles' third straight strong start, helping guide his team to a three-game winning streak with a 10-2 victory over the Rangers on Wednesday night at Camden Yards. The Rangers have now lost four consecutive games, including three to the Orioles.

  • Turner rehabbing in Florida

    Thu Jul 20 2017 06:12:06 GMT+0000 (UTC) - Trea Turner has begun rehabbing at the team's Spring Training facility in West Palm Beach, the Nationals revealed Wednesday, more than a week after Turner was scheduled to receive a second opinion on his fractured right wrist.

  • Pedro to pitch in Boston charity game Aug. 17

    Wed Jul 19 2017 22:08:48 GMT+0000 (UTC) - Red Sox fans who have thirsted to see Pedro Martinez pitch one more time will get that chance when the Hall of Famer makes a one-day comeback in a charity game Aug. 17 in Cambridge, Mass.

  • A's secure finale behind Gray, 11-hit attack

    Thu Jul 20 2017 00:12:34 GMT+0000 (UTC) - The A's knocked around Rays rookie starter Jacob Faria in a four-run fifth inning and got another quality start from Sonny Gray to avoid a sweep with a 7-2 win Wednesday afternoon at the Coliseum.

  • Martinez hit by pitch, exits in D-backs debut

    Thu Jul 20 2017 04:39:09 GMT+0000 (UTC) - When the D-backs announced their lineup for Wednesday night's game against the Reds, it was hard not to notice the new name in the middle. Penciled in at the No. 5 hole was J.D. Martinez, who joined the team Wednesday after being traded from the Tigers a day prior.

  • Justice: Furious trade market building

    Wed Jul 19 2017 15:07:22 GMT+0000 (UTC) - Trade Deadline? What does a Trade Deadline even mean in a season like this one? Lineup holes to fill, playoff berths to grab. That means now. At this rate, July 31 might be an afterthought.

  • New batting music in tow, Yoenis Cespedes continued his reinvention by dyeing his hair blue

    Wed Jul 19 2017 22:51:26 GMT+0000 (UTC) - The latest trend hits NY.

  • Meyer has career night vs. former club

    Thu Jul 20 2017 07:29:19 GMT+0000 (UTC) - Alex Meyer treated former teammate Brian Goodwin to breakfast on Wednesday morning. Hours later, Goodwin returned the favor by breaking up Meyer's no-hitter with a two-out double in the sixth inning of the Angels' 7-0 win over the Nationals at Angel Stadium.

  • Arenado HRs in 3 straight frames in career game

    Thu Jul 20 2017 01:08:01 GMT+0000 (UTC) - The Rockies jumped all over the Padres in the first few innings of Wednesday's series finale, largely thanks to Nolan Arenado.

  • Paxton stifles Astros as Mariners win series

    Wed Jul 19 2017 22:22:44 GMT+0000 (UTC) - James Paxton continued his mastery of the Astros, allowing six hits and one run with seven strikeouts in seven innings, as the Mariners took a series at Minute Maid Park with a 4-1 victory Wednesday afternoon. Ben Gamel's two-run homer in the fourth inning put the Mariners ahead, 2-1, and was all the offense needed for Paxton, who improved to 2-0 in three starts this year against Houston, allowing one run in 20 innings.

  • Posey comes off bench, caps SF rally vs. Tribe

    Thu Jul 20 2017 01:05:47 GMT+0000 (UTC) - Buster Posey parachuted into Wednesday's eighth inning with one objective. After an error by Indians first baseman Carlos Santana thwarted a potential double play, the Giants called on their All-Star with two outs to erase a one-run deficit. Posey did just that, roping a pinch-hit two-run double off the bottom of the left-field wall, giving the Giants a 5-4 win over the Tribe.

  • Robinson called up as Maybin lands on DL

    Thu Jul 20 2017 02:24:05 GMT+0000 (UTC) - The Angels placed outfielder Cameron Maybin on the 10-day disabled list and selected the contract of outfielder Shane Robinson from Triple-A Salt Lake before their series finale against the Nationals on Wednesday at Angel Stadium.

  • A's reportedly reunite with slugger Carter

    Thu Jul 20 2017 01:22:41 GMT+0000 (UTC) - Free agent first baseman Chris Carter has reportedly signed a deal to rejoin the A's, whom he played for from 2010-12, according to MLB Network's Jon Heyman. The club has not yet confirmed the signing.

  • Cashman to 'stay engaged' after blockbuster

    Wed Jul 19 2017 23:25:47 GMT+0000 (UTC) - The Yankees are better equipped to make a push for the postseason as a result of Tuesday's trade with the White Sox, general manager Brian Cashman said, but there is still hope that more upgrades can be made in advance of the July 31 non-waiver Trade Deadline.

  • Bartolo mulling future, focused on contributing

    Wed Jul 19 2017 21:13:41 GMT+0000 (UTC) - Despite an ESPN report that Twins right-hander Bartolo Colon is mulling retirement, sources close to the 20-year veteran told MLB.com's Jesse Sanchez that Colon is focused on contributing to the Twins.

  • Correa has successful surgery on left thumb

    Wed Jul 19 2017 18:53:23 GMT+0000 (UTC) - Astros All-Star shortstop Carlos Correa underwent surgery Wednesday morning to repair a torn ligament in his left thumb. Correa posted a picture on his Instagram page Wednesday, writing: "Successful Surgery, now ready for what's next."

  • Phils' offense comes alive with 20 hits in win

    Wed Jul 19 2017 21:40:05 GMT+0000 (UTC) - Solo home runs, they say, don't usually beat you. Nick Pivetta was reminded of that on Wednesday afternoon, as the right-hander surrendered a pair of homers, and little else over 5 1/3 innings and the Phillies' did the rest, rolling to a 10-3 win over the Marlins at Marlins Park.

  • Escobar pulls old teammate Harper's hand off base

    Wed Jul 19 2017 15:48:22 GMT+0000 (UTC) - Nice try.

  • Freeman falls ill, exits finale early

    Wed Jul 19 2017 21:55:18 GMT+0000 (UTC) - Feeling nauseated as he slowly made his way back toward his locker following Wednesday afternoon's 8-2 loss to the Cubs at SunTrust Park, Braves first baseman Freddie Freeman was still dealing with the effects of the likely virus that forced him to exit the game just a couple hours earlier.

  • MLB vets, sons enjoying EDI experience

    Wed Jul 19 2017 14:00:07 GMT+0000 (UTC) - Cameron Collier is one of several attendees of the Elite Developmental Invitational at Dodgertown who has a father -- and an ex-Major Leaguer at that -- participating as one of the coaches.