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Kluber throws off mound for 1st time since breaking arm
Kluber throws off mound for 1st time since breaking arm

The Cleveland Indians say pitcher Corey Kluber threw a successful bullpen session at Progressive Field, the right-hander's first time throwing from a mound since fracturing his right forearm on May 1. The team said the two-time Cy Young Award winner fired 20 fastballs, as scheduled, before Cleveland

Dodgers
Dodgers' Roberts surprised Jansen changed mind on injury

Los Angeles Dodgers manager Dave Roberts says it's ''a little bit tough to swallow'' that closer Kenley Jansen changed his mind about the severity of a foot injury after blowing a save Tuesday night against the Philadelphia Phillies. Jansen was struck in the foot by Adam Haseley&

Dodgers
Dodgers' Roberts surprised Jansen changed mind on injury

Los Angeles Dodgers manager Dave Roberts says it's "a little bit tough to swallow" that closer Kenley Jansen changed his mind about the severity of a foot injury after blowing a save Tuesday night against the Philadelphia Phillies. Jansen was struck in the foot by Adam Haseley's grounder

Mets bash way to 4th straight win, 14-4 over Twins
Mets bash way to 4th straight win, 14-4 over Twins

With one powerful swing, Pete Alonso proved for now his safety from Home Run Derby harm. Alonso and the New York Mets put quite the hurt on the Minnesota Twins to sweep this two-game series. Dominic Smith put the Mets in front with his pinch-hit, three-run homer in the seventh inning, and the rookie

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A's hit 6 home runs to back Bailey in 10-2 win over Mariners

After a mostly solid outing in his Oakland debut, Homer Bailey stood in front of his locker and grinned as a chorus boos from his new teammates broke out when a member of the media relations staffed turned down the volume on the postgame music blaring through the Athletics clubhouse. ''I like

Pumpsie Green dies at 85
Pumpsie Green dies at 85

Former Red Sox infielder Pumpsie Green, who broke Boston's color barrier, died on Wednesday at the age of 85.

Price, Eckersley feuding again after Eck
Price, Eckersley feuding again after Eck's comments to Globe

David Price ignited an old feud Wednesday with Red Sox TV analyst Dennis Eckersley after the Hall of Fame pitcher commented about a confrontation between the men in a story by The Boston Globe this week. Two years ago, Price confronted Eckersley on a team flight after Eckersley was critical of a player

Price, Eckersley feuding again after Eck
Price, Eckersley feuding again after Eck's comments to Globe

David Price ignited an old feud Wednesday with Red Sox TV analyst Dennis Eckersley after the Hall of Fame pitcher commented about a confrontation between the men in a story by The Boston Globe this week. Two years ago, Price confronted Eckersley on a team flight after Eckersley was critical of a player

Darvish finally wins at Wrigley, Cubs top Reds 5-2
Darvish finally wins at Wrigley, Cubs top Reds 5-2

Yu Darvish finally had a reason to celebrate at Wrigley Field. Darvish tossed six innings of two-hit, shutout ball to earn his first win at the iconic ballpark as a Cub and lead Chicago past the Cincinnati Reds 5-2 on Wednesday. Kris Bryant and Addison Russell homered for the only hits off Sonny Gray

Brewers hang on for 5-4 win over Braves
Brewers hang on for 5-4 win over Braves

MILWAUKEE (AP) -- After Christian Yelich helped give the Milwaukee Brewers a big early lead, Josh Hader preserved the win that nearly got away.

Royals look to keep whiffing White Sox

Danny Duffy will try to become the third straight Royals starter to record a career high in strikeouts as he takes the mound for Kansas City against the Chicago White Sox in the third game of a four-game series Wednesday night. For Duffy to join his mates in the run, he'd have to better his own

D-backs' Ray will be center of attention vs. Rangers

Several teams will be interested observers when Arizona Diamondbacks left-hander Robbie Ray starts against the Texas Rangers in Arlington, Texas, on Wednesday. The Diamondbacks are amid the National League wild-card race and may or may not end up being sellers before the July 31 trade deadline. If

Halos hope for Trout's return vs. Astros

Mike Trout was not in the starting lineup for the second consecutive game Tuesday, Los Angeles Angels manager Brad Ausmus deciding that his star center fielder needed at least one more day to rest his strained right calf. Ausmus went with Brian Goodwin -- who returned from the injured list -- in center

LEADING OFF: Angels streaking, Homer
LEADING OFF: Angels streaking, Homer's odyssey, Reds-Cubs

A look at what's happening around the majors today:

LEADING OFF: Angels streaking, Homer
LEADING OFF: Angels streaking, Homer's odyssey, Reds-Cubs

The grieving Angels go for their sixth consecutive victory since the All-Star break when they host Houston again. Los Angeles (50-46) has won eight of 11 since the death of pitcher Tyler Skaggs and moved four games above .500 for the first time since June 2018. All-Star righty Gerrit Cole (9-5, 3.23

Lowly Marlins go for season-series win over Padres

Victories have been elusive for Trevor Richards in 2019. The same can be said for the entire Miami Marlins team. Richards (3-10, 4.18 ERA) will take the mound for his team-leading 19th start Wednesday night in the middle game of the Marlins' three-game series against the San Diego Padres at Marlins

Rodriguez, Red Sox want to feel at home vs. Jays

This is the situation Eduardo Rodriguez finds himself in. The left-hander will get the nod for the Boston Red Sox as they host the Toronto Blue Jays for the third contest of a four-game set Wednesday. Rodriguez's outing will be followed Thursday by Chris Sale's first start since the one-time

Indians intend to keep dominating Tigers

The Cleveland Indians have seen their offense kick into gear to help them move a season-best 13 games over .500. The Indians aim to keep the scoreboard operator busy and continue their mastery of the Detroit Tigers on Wednesday when they play the third contest of a four-game series in Cleveland. Cleveland

Bailey ready for A's debut vs. Mariners

Homer Bailey knows what you're thinking. A baseball player named Homer must be known for prodigious home runs, right? "Just my dumb luck I became a pitcher," the right-hander told the San Francisco Chronicle on his first day with the Oakland Athletics after being acquired in a trade with

Schwarber
Schwarber's walk-off HR

Kyle Schwarber hits an opposite field solo HR in the bottom of the 10th inning to give the Cubs the walk-off win at Wrigley Field

Yelich hits grand slam, Brewers power past Braves, 13-1
Yelich hits grand slam, Brewers power past Braves, 13-1

Earlier in the day, Brewers manager Craig Counsell said his team had to find a way to make more plays in order to claw out of its midseason slump. Milwaukee then went out and did it Tuesday night. Christian Yelich hit his second career grand slam, Keston Hiura and Lorenzo Cain each had a solo home

Rookie Young outpitches Lynn as Diamondbacks top Rangers 9-2
Rookie Young outpitches Lynn as Diamondbacks top Rangers 9-2

It took more than any homecoming jitters to cool off Arizona Diamondbacks rookie pitcher Alex Young on Tuesday night. The 25-year-old left-hander allowed one run in 5 1/3 innings to help the Diamondbacks beat the Texas Rangers 9-2. Young (3-0) pitched collegiately about 20 miles from Globe Life Park

Braves send Keuchel to get series win vs. Brewers

The Atlanta Braves will send veteran left-hander Dallas Keuchel to the mound on Wednesday afternoon as they shoot for another series win. Keuchel (3-2, 3.09 ERA) goes against Brewers right-hander Chase Anderson (4-2, 4.27) in the finale of a three-game series in Milwaukee. The Brewers tied the series

Cubs' Darvish aims to beat Reds, end winless streak

Yu Darvish will try to pick up his first victory in nearly three months when the Chicago Cubs host the Cincinnati Reds on Wednesday afternoon in the rubber match of a three-game series. Darvish (2-4, 4.72 ERA) has not earned a win since April 27. Despite his lack of victories, Darvish has impressed

Schwarber
Schwarber's homer in 10th gives Cubs 4-3 win over Reds

Kyle Schwarber wasn't thinking home run when he stepped to the plate in the bottom of the 10th inning Tuesday night. Schwarber hit a solo home run with one out to give the Chicago Cubs a 4-3 comeback victory over the Cincinnati Reds. The lefty slugger stroked a 1-1 pitch from closer Raisel Iglesias

Schwarber
Schwarber's walk-off HR

Kyle Schwarber hits an opposite field solo HR in the bottom of the 10th inning to give the Cubs the walk-off win at Wrigley Field

Conforto, Mets beat Twins 3-2 after surviving tense 9th
Conforto, Mets beat Twins 3-2 after surviving tense 9th

The bases were loaded in the ninth inning against sputtering New York Mets closer Edwin Diaz, and the Minnesota Twins had their most experienced hitter at the plate in Nelson Cruz for a classic power-versus-power matchup. This one went to the hard-throwing Diaz and the Mets, though, thanks in part to

Four Cleveland pitchers limit Detroit to one hit in 8-0 win
Four Cleveland pitchers limit Detroit to one hit in 8-0 win

CLEVELAND (AP) -- A single by Nicholas Castellanos in the fifth inning prevented Zach Plesac and three Cleveland Indians relievers from making history.

Harper hits walk-off against LA
Harper hits walk-off against LA

Bryce Harper hits walk-off double against the Los Angeles Dodgers, his first as a member of the Phillies.

Anderson
Anderson's 3-run HR helps Marlins beat Padres, 12-7

Marlins rookie Jordan Yamamoto won with less than his best to stay unbeaten, while the San Diego Padres lost again to reach a new low. Yamamoto needed 99 pitches to get through five innings but gave up only two earned runs to help Miami win 12-7 on Tuesday night. The Padres (45-49) lost their fourth

Judge, Gregorius lift Yanks over Rays after CC starts fracas
Judge, Gregorius lift Yanks over Rays after CC starts fracas

Didi Gregorius went up a few weight classes to restrain CC Sabathia, then climbed up the ladder for a slump-busting grand slam. In between, Aaron Judge delivered perhaps his most memorable moment during an injury-shortened season. Judge hit a go-ahead, two-run homer in the eighth inning, Gregorius

Nationals get HRs from Adams, Soto and roll past Orioles 8-1
Nationals get HRs from Adams, Soto and roll past Orioles 8-1

Matt Adams and Juan Soto homered, rookie Austin Voth extended a streak of strong performances by Washington's rotation and the Nationals breezed past the neighboring Baltimore Orioles 8-1 Tuesday night. Eagerly chasing a playoff berth, Washington has won 13 of 16 and owns the third-best record in

Beaty
Beaty's go-ahead 3-run HR

Matt Beaty steps to the plate for a pinch-hit at-bat and drives a three-run homer to center to give the Dodgers an 8-6 lead in the 9th

Chisoxs Jimenez, Royals
Chisoxs Jimenez, Royals' Mondesi leave game with injuries

Chicago outfielder Eloy Jimenez and Kansas City shortstop Adalberto Mondesi have left Tuesday night's game due to injuries. Jimenez was taken out of the game after colliding with center fielder Charlie Tilson while chasing a long fly ball off the bat of Whit Merrifield in the first inning. As Tilson

Chisoxs Jimenez, Royals
Chisoxs Jimenez, Royals' Mondesi leave game with injuries

Chicago outfielder Eloy Jimenez and Kansas City shortstop Adalberto Mondesi have left Tuesday night's game due to injuries. Jimenez was taken out of the game after colliding with center fielder Charlie Tilson while chasing a long fly ball off the bat of Whit Merrifield in the first inning. As Tilson

Conforto
Conforto's RBI single

Michael Conforto hits a perfectly-placed ground ball through the left side for his third hit, putting the Mets ahead 3-2 in the 5th inning

Video: Starling Marte refuses to take first base after being hit by pitch
Video: Starling Marte refuses to take first base after being hit by pitch

Starling Marte insisted Jack Flaherty's pitch hit the knob of the bat, not his hand, so he continued his at-bat. He would ground into a fielder's choice, then get caught stealing as the Pirates scored no runs.

Bo Bichette believes he
Bo Bichette believes he's ready for the majors

Blue Jays shortstop prospect Bo Bichette believes he has done everything necessary to show that he's ready for the big leagues.

Cards put Carpenter on 10-day injured list with foot injury

The St. Louis Cardinals placed infielder Matt Carpenter on the 10-day injured list Tuesday with a right foot contusion. The Cardinals announced the move before Tuesday's game against the Pittsburgh Pirates. ''It's a pretty severe contusion on the very top of his foot,'' St.

Montgomery reunited with Duffy in return to Royals

Mike Montgomery and Danny Duffy are being reunited on a pitching staff for Kansas City for the first time since 2011, when they were highly regarded left-handers in the Royals' minor league system. Montgomery was traded to Kansas City by the NL Central-leading Chicago Cubs for catcher Martin Maldonado

Hernandez
Hernandez's 3-run home run

Teoscar Hernandez crushes a three-run home run 441 feet over the center-field wall, giving the Blue Jays a 3-1 lead in the 2nd inning

As Cron, Rosario return, Twins put Buxton on concussion list

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- The Minnesota Twins have placed center fielder Byron Buxton on the seven-day injured list for players with concussion-like symptoms, just as first baseman C.J. Cron and left fielder Eddie Rosario returned from their injuries.

Gabe Kapler:
Gabe Kapler: 'I'm not f-ing Dallas Green and I never will be'

Phillies fans really want manager Gabe Kapler to flip out on his struggling team, but he's staying true to himself.

MLB Players Alumni Association announces 2019 Heart and Hustle Award nominees
MLB Players Alumni Association announces 2019 Heart and Hustle Award nominees

Find out which player from each team was nominated for the 2019 Heart and Hustle Award.

Pence activated from IL by Rangers, Calhoun back to minors
Pence activated from IL by Rangers, Calhoun back to minors

The Texas Rangers have activated Hunter Pence from the injured list after he missed 23 games and his chance to start in the All-Star Game. Pence, out since June 17 with a right groin strain, was activated before Tuesday night's game against Arizona. Outfielder Willie Calhoun was optioned to Triple-A

Go Get Brett Gardner While You Still Can
Go Get Brett Gardner While You Still Can

Trade targets and candidates in fantasy baseball leagues.

Rangers activate Hunter Pence from IL
Rangers activate Hunter Pence from IL

All-Star outfielder Hunter Pence is back off the injured list after missing about a month due to a strained right groin.

Indians option Bobby Bradley, recall Zach Plesac to start

CLEVELAND (AP) -- The Cleveland Indians have optioned first baseman Bobby Bradley to Triple-A Columbus and recalled right-hander Zach Plesac to start Tuesday night against Detroit.

Braves place Max Fried on injured list with blister
Braves place Max Fried on injured list with blister

Fried tossed five shutout innings last night before being lifted due to the blister

Blue Jays designate Edwin Jackson for assignment
Blue Jays designate Edwin Jackson for assignment

Ready for team 15, Edwin?

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