1. Cubs-A's Blockbuster Trade Helps Phillies

    Friday's blockbuster trade which saw the Cubs send pitchers Jeff Samardzija and Jason Hammel to the Athletics for top shortstop prospect Addison Russell and outfielder Billy McKinney, ...

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  2. Harper: 'Going to Take a Little Time to Get Back into It'

    Washington Nationals outfielder Bryce Harper, who returned to the lineup Monday after missing roughly two months with a thumb injury, understands that it's tough to have immediate success after such a lengthy absence...

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  3. Pirates Complete Three-Game Sweep of Phillies with 6-2 Win

    A.J. Burnett took the mound at PNC Park on Sunday afternoon with both a lead and a heartfelt welcome from Pirates fans...

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  4. Mets Place Lefty Jon Niese on 15-Day DL with Shoulder Strain

    The Mets have placed left-hander Jonathon Niese on the 15-day disabled list with a shoulder strain, the team announced. The move is retroactive to July 5...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 7 days ago 585 reads 0 comments

  5. Braves Catcher Evan Gattis (Back) Still Unsure on Timetable

    Braves catcher Evan Gattis said he's feeling better five days after he got an epidural injection for his injured back but still doesn't have a timetable for his return to the lineup...

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  6. Mets Placed LHP Jonathon Niese on DL

    # Mets placed LHP Jonathon Niese on the 15-Day DL. The club selected the contract of RHP Buddy Carlyle from Las Vegas (AAA)...

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  7. Report: Mets 'Concerned' with Niese's Shoulder

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  8. Bryce Harper hitting sixth because timing is 'a little tick off'

    Earlier in the week, Nationals Manager Matt Williams hoped to ease Bryce Harper back into the lineup by hitting him sixth in the lineup but he added he didn't intend to do that for long...

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  9. Gio Gonzalez Dominates Cubs and Dominates Late

    For those thinking big picture, perhaps the most important inning of Gio Gonzalez's dominant performance against the Cubs is the one he didn't pitch...

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  10. Punchless Phils Fall Again to Pirates

    PITTSBURGH - The script isn't changing very much for the Phillies . Yet another uninspired offensive performance led to a 3-2 loss to the Pirates on Saturday at PNC Park. ....

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  11. Instant Replay: Pirates 3, Phillies 2

    PITTSBURGH -- The losing and lack of hitting continued for the Phillies on Saturday afternoon in a 3-2 loss to the Pirates at PNC Park. .....

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  12. Marlins Option Struggling Andrew Heaney Back to Triple-A

    Marlins pitching prospect Andrew Heaney allowed five more runs over 3 2/3 innings in Saturday afternoon's start against the Cardinals , bumping his ERA up to 6.53 over four starts spanning 20 2/3 innings...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Scott Semmler about 8 days ago 68 reads 0 comments

  13. Heaney Optioned, Hechavarria Activated off DL

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  14. David Wright in Mets' Lineup for First Time Since June 26

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  15. David Wright Batting 3rd vs. Rangers

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  16. Travis d'Arnaud hitting well, made change to swing in Triple-A

    In the eight games since returning from Triple-A, Mets C Travis d'Arnaud is batting .300 with three extra base hits and four RBI...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 8 days ago 191 reads 0 comments

  17. Winning Streak at Eight as Braves Defeat D-Backs 5-2

    There weren't any fireworks during the game, but the Braves knocked around Josh Collmenter early and received a strong outing from Ervin Santana in earning an eighth straight win with a 5-2 victory over the Diamondbacks ...

    David Scipione Written by David Scipione about 8 days ago 668 reads 0 comments

  18. No HRs, No Problem — Braves Beat D-Backs 5-2 to Push Win

    A sellout crowd filled Turner Field on Friday night and had a grand time watching the Braves do what they've done a lot lately – pitch extremely well, manufacture runs without benefit of homers, and win...

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  19. Marlins Fall to Cards 3-2 to Start Road Trip

    Casey McGehee has been so clutch at the plate with runners in scoring position for the Marlins this season that you expected him to come through again in the ninth inning Friday night...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 8 days ago 16 reads 0 comments

  20. Freeman, Santana Help Braves Win 8th Straight

    ATLANTA -- Freddie Freeman drove in two runs, Ervin Santana won his second straight start, and the Atlanta Braves stretched their winning streak to eight games with a 5-2 victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks on Friday night...

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  21. Niese Exits with Contusion After Comebacker

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  22. McCutchen Has 4 Hits in Pirates' Rout of Phillies

    PITTSBURGH -- Andrew McCutchen went 4 for 5 and finished a home run short of a cycle, and Jordy Mercer drove in a career-high four runs to lead the Pittsburgh Pirates to an 8-2 rout of the Philadelphia Phillies on Friday...

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  23. Niese Suffers Lower Back Contusion, X-Rays Negative

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  24. Braves Relievers Dominant During Winning Streak

    The Braves had a 2.14 ERA during their seven-game winning streak before Friday, which included just one earned run allowed in 20 innings by relievers (0.45 ERA)...

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  25. Jayson Werth's Adjustment to His Stance Pays off at the Plate

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 9 days ago 76 reads 0 comments