1. Early Runs Don't Hold Up in Brewers' Walk-off Loss

    It was only a two-game set, but a sweep is a sweep. For the Brewers , it marked the first time they were on the wrong side of one this season...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 20 days ago 45 reads 0 comments

  2. Fire Breaks out in Great American Ball Park

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 20 days ago 1,061 reads 0 comments

  3. Contact Issues Continue to Plague Lake

    The strikeouts continue to pile up for Chicago Cubs outfielder Junior Lake as he failed to bring in a runner from third base twice in the Cubs' 2-1 victory over the Boston Red Sox on Tuesday night...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 20 days ago 514 reads 0 comments

  4. Should the St. Louis Cardinals Bench or Trade Allen Craig?

    The biggest question surrounding the St. Louis Cardinals is not as much the promotion of Oscar Taveras in as much as what happens with Allen Craig.....

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 20 days ago 4 reads 0 comments

  5. Reasons to Worry About Cards

    Baseball is a long season. A 162-game journey that seems to be headed in one direction, only to veer off onto a new path. There are too many influential factors to mention. The ups, downs, slumps, hot streaks, injuries and fluctuations of confidence...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 20 days ago 455 reads 0 comments

  6. Cardinals Are Bad and Boring Again

    SAN FRANCISCO • A day off for the Cardinals failed to reverse their recent downturn. For the third consecutive game they were both bad and boring Tuesday night as they fell to Tim Lincecum and the San Francisco Giants 5-0...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 20 days ago 6 reads 0 comments

  7. Taveras: 'I'm Ready to Stay Here'

    SAN FRANCISCO • Center fielder Peter Bourjos is one of the several Cardinals whose playing time probably will be lessened by the recall of outfielder Oscar Taveras. Taveras hit ...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 20 days ago 191 reads 0 comments

  8. Day Games to Blame for Cubs' Woes?

    ESPNChicago.com's Jesse Rogers discusses Red Sox slugger David Ortiz's comments about the impact of day games on the Cubs ...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 20 days ago 6 reads 0 comments

  9. Cubs Tweak Sign Plan, Expect Landmark Commission Approval

    So it would appear that the Cubs were serious about the seven new signs in Wrigley Field, according to Fran Spielman in the Sun-Times.....

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 20 days ago 7 reads 0 comments

  10. Cubs Manager Rick Renteria Sticking with Junior Lake

    BOSTON – Junior Lake snapped the bat over his leg after one of his four strikeouts on Monday night, another sign of frustration overlooked while Jake Arrieta flirted with a no-hitter and got a standing ovation at Fenway Park...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 20 days ago 4 reads 0 comments

  11. Topping the Loss Column Still Made Murry Dickson a Very Valuable Player

    Tenth in an 11-part series examining the vagaries of awards voting. One would never figure a league-leader in losses to find his way onto an MVP ballot...

    Randy S. Robbins Written by Randy S. Robbins about 20 days ago 117 reads 0 comments

  12. After Passing the Halfway Point, Where Are 2014 Cincinnati Reds Headed?

    When the series against the San Francisco Giants concluded Sunday evening, the Cincinnati Reds officially concluded the midpoint of the season on a high note. After being as low as six games under ...

    Ryan Ocenada Written by Ryan Ocenada about 20 days ago 205 reads 0 comments

  13. Hannahan Progressing from Latest Setback

    SAN DIEGO -- Reds corner infielder Jack Hannahan, who has been on the disabled list all season since having October shoulder surgery, again made forward progress after a couple of setbacks...

    Ryan Ocenada Written by Ryan Ocenada about 20 days ago 364 reads 0 comments

  14. Parra Stays Ready with Reds Lacking Need for Relief

    SAN DIEGO -- Just like most of the Reds relievers lately, left-hander Manny Parra has been idling behind the bullpen door and not getting into games...

    Ryan Ocenada Written by Ryan Ocenada about 20 days ago 153 reads 0 comments

  15. Brewers Lineup: Davis (Shoulder) and Gennett out

    Today's # Brewers lineup vs. Toronto at Rogers Centre. First pitch 11:37am CT on @fswisconsin and @620wtmj...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 20 days ago 25 reads 0 comments

  16. Gregory Polanco's Success Latest Sign Pirates Know How to Find Elite Talent

    When the Pittsburgh Pirates introduced general manager Neal Huntington on September 25, 2007, a once-proud franchise was in disarray. Nearly seven full years later, the Pirates are coming off a postseason appearance and overflowing with young talent..

    Joe Giglio Written by Joe Giglio about 20 days ago 4,905 reads 3 comments

  17. Leake, Reds Rattled by Padres in 8-2 Series Loss

    After hitting just .171 as a team in June, the Padres hit .432 on Tuesday, racking up a season-high 16 hits in an 8-2 victory over the Reds ...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 20 days ago 169 reads 0 comments

  18. Padres Get Season-High 16 Hits, Beat Reds 8-2

    Seth Smith hit a home run and scored three runs, Carlos Quentin also homered and drove in three runs, and the San Diego Padres beat the Cincinnati Reds 8-2 Tuesday night...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 20 days ago 333 reads 1 comments

  19. Rondon 'Composed' for Back-to-Back Saves

    BOSTON -- Lost in the hoopla of two well-pitched games by Chicago Cubs starters against the Boston Red Sox this week is the fact that the same pitcher was on the mound at the end of both games...

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  20. Ranking the Cincinnati Reds' Best All-Star Game Candidates

    The Cincinnati Reds are entering the break as one of the hottest teams in baseball and have several deserving All-Star candidates. Cincinnati has gone 20-10 over its past 30 games, improving its record to 43-39...

    Justin Olexa Written by Justin Olexa about 20 days ago 761 reads 1 comments

  21. Cubs 2, Red Sox 1

    Luis Valbuena delivered the go-ahead sacrifice fly in the ninth inning as Chicago edged host Boston for the second straight night...

    Kevin Driscoll Written by Kevin Driscoll about 20 days ago 198 reads 0 comments

  22. Raise the Jolly Roger! Pittsburgh Pirates Clicking on All Cylinders

    The Pittsburgh Pirates entered a three-game series Monday night against the Arizona Diamondbacks knowing they were playing great baseball lately, having won seven of the team's last nine games...

    Ryan Gaule Written by Ryan Gaule about 20 days ago 2,365 reads 19 comments

  23. Video: Alvarez' Sprawling Stop

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  24. Blue Jays 4, Brewers 1: Brewers Bats Can't Back Up Strong Outing by Estrada

    On a day that Marco Estrada was pretty good, Drew Hutchison proved to be even better. Estrada allowed two solo home runs to the slugging Toronto Blue Jays , but that was it over six innings...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 21 days ago 580 reads 0 comments

  25. Khris Davis Day to Day with Shoulder Strain: JSOnline

    Khris Davis strained his left shoulder diving into second base in the seventh inning of the Milwaukee Brewers ' 4-1 loss to the Toronto Blue Days at Rogers Centre on Tuesday. He left the game shortly thereafter, and is considered day to day...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 21 days ago 441 reads 0 comments