1. Back Spasms End Rizzo's Day Early

    CHICAGO – Chicago Cubs first baseman Anthony Rizzo was pulled from Saturday's game against the Cincinnati Reds with back spasms, but the issue isn't believed to be serious...

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  2. Royals Bullpen Holds on for 5-4 Victory over Twins

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Royals manager Ned Yost turned to pitching coach Dave Eiland in the fifth inning Saturday and told him that Kansas City was going to have to protect a one-run lead against Minnesota ...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Agustin Gonzalez about 21 hours ago 64 reads 0 comments

  3. Cubs Hit 3 HRs, Break Loose to Beat Reds 8-4

    CHICAGO -- Darwin Barney and Welington Castillo hit two-run homers and Mike Olt added a solo shot as the Chicago Cubs broke out of a weeklong offensive funk and beat the Cincinnati Reds 8-4 Saturday...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Scott Semmler about 22 hours ago 100 reads 0 comments

  4. Headley (Biceps) Starting vs. Giants

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  5. Holt's RBI Triple Helps Boston Beat Orioles 4-2

    BOSTON -- Brock Holt hit a tiebreaking triple in the seventh inning and scored on Jonathan Herrera's suicide squeeze, lifting the Boston Red Sox over the Baltimore Orioles 4-2 on Saturday...

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 23 hours ago 351 reads 0 comments

  6. Los Angeles Dodgers: 5 Fantasy Baseball Sleepers to Watch in 2014

    There's a good chance almost every player employed by the Dodgers in 2014 is also faux -employed by fantasy baseball managers everywhere...

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  7. Pujols HIts No. 498, but Tigers Win 5-2

    DETROIT -- Max Scherzer struck out nine in seven innings and the Detroit Tigers finally managed to beat the Los Angeles Angels, 5-2 on Saturday...

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  8. Bryce Harper Benched for Lack of Hustle During Loss to Cardinals

    Washington Nationals star outfielder Bryce Harper was benched by manager Matt Williams during Saturday's 4-3 loss to the St. Louis Cardinals for a luck of hustle, according to CSNWashington...

    Patrick Clarke Written by Patrick Clarke about 23 hours ago 36,330 reads 115 comments

  9. Dodgers' Zack Greinke Posts 16th Consecutive Start Allowing 2 Runs or Less

    Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Zack Greinke held the Arizona Diamondbacks to one run over six innings Friday, allowing two runs or fewer in a 16th consecutive regular-season start...

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  10. Ike Davis Batting 6th and Playing 1B in Pirates Debut Today

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  11. Giants Fan Falls over Trying to Catch Foul Ball, Padres Fan Admires His Effort

    During Friday night's game between the San Francisco Giants and San Diego Padres at Petco Park, we saw opposing fans can still get along. An older Giants fan attempted to catch a foul ball during the game but fell flat on his face...

    Tyler Brooke Written by Tyler Brooke about 1 day ago 4,169 reads 1 comments

  12. Report: MLB Likely to Adjust Home Plate Collision and Transfer Rules

    According to Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports, MLB and the MLBPA are likely to make adjustments to the current home plate collision and transfer rules...

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 1 day ago 1,259 reads 0 comments

  13. Coco Crisp and Brandon Moss Sitting Today vs. Astros

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  14. Reds Activate LHP Sean Marshall off DL; Option Curtis Partch to AAA

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 1 day ago 27 reads 0 comments

  15. Xander Bogaerts Sitting vs. Orioles; David Ortiz Returns

    4/19 vs. BAL: Sizemore RF, Pedroia 2B, Ortiz DH, Napoli 1B, Carp LF, Ross C, Holt 3B, Herrera SS, Bradley Jr. CF, Doubront LHP...

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 1 day ago 48 reads 1 comments

  16. Brandon Phillips (Back Spasms) in Lineup Today vs. Cubs

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  17. Delino DeShields Jr. Shows off Swollen Face After Being Hit by 90 mph Pitch

    That's got to hurt. Houston Astros prospect Delino DeShields Jr. shows off his extremely swollen face after being hit with a 90 mph fastball during a Double-A game. According to CBS Sports' Mike Axisa , DeShields Jr...

    Ken Dorset Written by Ken Dorset about 1 day ago 684,151 reads 219 comments

  18. Yadier Molina Sitting Today vs. Nationals; Matt Adams Returns

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 1 day ago 26 reads 0 comments

  19. Denard Span (Concussion) Returns to Lineup Today vs. Cardinals

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  20. 10 MLB Players Whose Very Hot, Cold Starts Should Be No Surprise

    It's easy to forget sometimes that baseball players are human beings, just like the rest of us, and not cyborgs sent from the future to kill Sarah Connor put up big numbers for our favorite baseball teams...

    Rick Weiner Written by Rick Weiner about 1 day ago 11,959 reads 10 comments

  21. Why Philadelphia Phillies Should Start Tony Gwynn Jr. in Place of Ben Revere

    A week ago, Philadelphia Phillies center fielder Ben Revere was sidelined with bruised ribs. Manager Ryne Sandberg made the decision to replace the speedy center fielder with another speed threat in T ony Gwynn Jr...

    David Cattai Written by David Cattai about 1 day ago 526 reads 0 comments

  22. Rays rally to beat Yankees

    ST. PETERSBURG — At some point, manager Joe Maddon has insisted, the line drives will have eyes, the ground balls will find holes and the zeros on the scoreboard will be replaced by heroes at the plate...

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  23. Yankees' Solarte Could Be the Next Eckstein or Uggla

    ST . PETERSBURG, Fla. — “He's a nice player,” Joe Maddon said Friday of — who else? — Yangervis Solarte. “But I can't see too clearly on that call...

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  24. Early Fantasy Baseball Keeper League Prospects 'Watch List'

    In the wake of Wednesday's promotion and debut of outfielder George Springer, one of the top prospects in a loaded Houston Astros system—not to mention, all of Major League ...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 1 day ago 5,824 reads 10 comments

  25. Rays Turn Back Yanks Behind Loney's 4 RBIs

    ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- James Loney and the Tampa Bay Rays ended their four-game slide with a late-inning comeback...

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