1. Chicago Cubs Pitcher Jon Lester Still Adjusting to National League

    CHICAGO -- Like Kyle Hendricks before him, Chicago Cubs starting pitcher Jon Lester sounds like a man with few answers. No longer is he recovering from his dead arm issues of spring training, nor is he still settling his family in a new environment...

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  2. Cubs to Skip Wada's Start Saturday vs. Cardinals

    The Chicago Cubs will recall right-hander Donn Roach to start Saturday in St. Louis, skipping Tsuyoshi Wada's turn in the rotation after the 34-year-old left his most recent start with cramping in his left shoulder...

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  3. Bryant (Flu), Fowler (Ankle) in Lineup vs. Cardinals

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  4. Matt Holliday Improving, but Not Ready to Return to St. Louis Cardinals

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  5. Umpire Loses His Cool, Charges Mound to Confront Cubs' Jon Lester

    Emotions were running high at Wrigley Field on Thursday when home plate umpire Andy Fletcher lost his cool, charging the mound to exchange words with Jon Lester . The Chicago Cubs pitcher had just issued a walk to A...

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  6. Cards Will Pounce When July 2 Market Opens

    MIAMI • The window to sign eligible amateurs from Latin America opens Thursday, and the Cardinals have been tied to one of the region's top pitching talents...

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  7. Score Great Seats to White Sox vs. Cardinals

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  8. Reds Outlast Pirates in 13 Innings on Phillips' Homer

    — An X-ray on Wednesday let Brandon Phillips know his left thumb was OK. His performance in the Reds ' 5-4 victory over the Pirates on Thursday night and Friday morning showed everyone else...

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  9. Ron Cook: A.J. Burnett Does His Part to Get Pirates Rotation Back on Track

    It's amazing that Pirates manager Clint Hurdle still has a nice sense of humor. His team's unexpected run of bad starting pitching would make many baseball men miserable...

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  10. Phillips' Go-Ahead Homer

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  11. Reds Outlast Pirates 5-4 in 13 Innings on Phillips' Homer

    PITTSBURGH -- Brandon Phillips led off the top of the 13th inning with his fourth homer of the season to lift the Cincinnati Reds to a 5-4 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Thursday night...

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  12. Lance Lynn Returns Dominant as Ever to Complete Cardinals' Sweep at Miami

    A rare, brief stint on the disabled list left Lance Lynn eager to return to the mound for the first time in more than two weeks...

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  13. Phillips Starts Outstanding DP

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  14. Cubs Agree to $1.3MM Bonus with 4th-Rounder Wilson

    The Cubs have agreed to a $1.3MM bonus with fourth-round selection D.J. Wilson, Jim Callis of MLB .com reports on Twitter. That's well above the $503,100 slot value that came with the 113th overall pick...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 12 days ago 169 reads 0 comments

  15. K-Rod Is Brewers' Only Worthy All-Star

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  16. Appeals Court Says Judge Properly Dismissed Braun Lawsuit

    MADISON, Wis. -- A judge properly dismissed a lawsuit alleging Milwaukee Brewers slugger Ryan Braun libeled a former friend who helped him fight allegations he used steroids, a state appeals court ruled Thursday...

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  17. Garcia Feeling Better After Exiting with Cramp

    MIAMI -- So far, the news is good for Cardinals starter Jaime Garcia, who left Wednesday's 6-1 win over the Marlins in the eighth inning due to a cramp in the left groin area after running the bases...

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  18. Chicago Cubs Pitcher Jon Lester Still Adjusting to National League

    CHICAGO -- Like Kyle Hendricks before him, Chicago Cubs starting pitcher Jon Lester sounds like a man with few answers. No longer is he recovering from his dead arm issues of spring training, nor is he still settling his family in a new environment...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 12 days ago 560 reads 0 comments

  19. Jungmann Shows Ability, Poise Beyond Years

    MILWAUKEE -- Taylor Jungmann's fourth career start on Thursday in a 2-0 loss to the Mets wasn't his best outing in a Brewers uniform, but it might've been one of his most impressive...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 12 days ago 5 reads 0 comments

  20. Chapman (Paternity Leave) Returns for Reds

    PITTSBURGH -- With closer Aroldis Chapman back from paternity leave before Thursday's series finale vs. the Pirates , the Reds cleared a roster spot by optioning utility player Kristopher Negron to Triple-A Louisville...

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  21. With Extra Rest, Cueto Ready to Return to Hill

    PITTSBURGH -- Johnny Cueto will be pitching on eight days' rest -- double what he usually gets between starts -- when the Reds ' ace faces the Mets on Friday...

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  22. Phillips (Jammed Thumb) Returns Thursday

    Reds second baseman Brandon Phillips was back in the lineup for Thursday's game at Pittsburgh , reports Fox Sports Ohio...

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  23. Chapman (Paternity Leave) Returns for Reds

    .@ Reds reinstate LHP Aroldis Chapman from paternity list; option INF/OF Kristopher Negron to Triple-A Louisville...

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  24. Dodgers Score Early, Toss Shutout to Split Series with Cubs

    The Los Angeles Dodgers , who dropped the first two games to the Chicago Cubs , looked to split the four-game series with an early game on Thursday...

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  25. Dodgers Shut out Cubs, 4-0, to Split Series

    CHICAGO - Right-hander Carlos Frias and four relievers combined to shut out the Chicago Cubs Thursday as the Dodgers salvaged a split of their four-game series at Wrigley Field with a 4-0 victory...

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