1. Padres Blow out Cardinals, Win Fifth Straight

    The continuation of the Padres ' winning streak - and of Ian Kennedy's resurgence - hinged on a series of tense encounters in the fifth and seventh innings Saturday...

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  2. Mets Have a Blast, Score 14 on the Rockies: Again

    In soccer, they're called "ultras" — die-hard, organized, traveling superfans who, with enough beer, become "hooligans." The New York Mets have ultras who call themselves The 7 Line Army...

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  3. Bats Still Quiet for the Dodgers as They Fall to Astros, 3-1

    HOUSTON – The Dodgers had made 30 consecutive outs on two consecutive nights against the Astros , without even one baserunner...

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  4. Arizona Diamondbacks Riding Chris Owings' Hot Hitting

    CINCINNATI – Manager Chip Hale has been tempted to rotate his infielders in and out of the lineup in recent days, but he can't bring himself to remove the hot-hitting Chris Owings...

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  5. Padres C Derek Norris Leaves Saturday's Game with Wrist Injury

    Padres catcher Derek Norris left Saturday's game against the Cardinals in the eighth inning due to a left wrist contusion. Norris is considered day-to-day at this point...

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  6. Kennedy, Bullpen Combine to Lift Padres to 8-0 Win

    SAN DIEGO -- Ian Kennedy combined with five relievers on an eight-hitter and Matt Kemp and Justin Upton keyed a seven-run seventh inning, leading the San Diego Padres to an 8-0 victory over the St...

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  7. Giants Allow Three Solo Homers, Lose 3-2 to Pirates

    The Giants didn't trade for Gerrit Cole at the deadline. They traded for Mike Leake because the Gerrit Cole store was sold out. It was a move that made sense, but it came with some restrictions...

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  8. Goldschmidt's Two-Run Homer

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  9. Inciarte's Leadoff Homer

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  10. Giants Expect Panik to Return by First Week of September

    The San Francisco Giants may not have been able to land Chase Utley, but their lineup will be reinforced when Joe Panik returns in a couple weeks...

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  11. Bochy: Panik Could Return 1st Week of Sept.

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  12. Puig (Hamstring) Back After Missing 2 Games

    # Dodgers lineup at # Astros : Rollins 6, Puig 9, Turner 5, Gonzalez 3, Van Slyke 7, Utley 4, Hernandez 8, Grandal 2, Guerrero DH, Greinke 1...

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  13. Padres Open to Morrow Returning

    Right-hander Brandon Morrow returned to the Padres clubhouse Friday, two days after a debridement procedure addressed the impingement in the back of his shoulder without any surprises...

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  14. Dodgers play oh-fer ball against Astros and Mike Fiers

    The Dodgers made unwanted history Friday night. With a payroll of more than $300 million, they became the most expensive team to ever be no-hit...

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  15. Solarte, Jankowski Help Padres over Cards

    Friday, at Petco Park, against the team with the best record in the majors, the Padres didn't record their first hit until the third inning...

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  16. Solarte, Wallace Homer; Jankowski Has Big Debut for Padres

    SAN DIEGO -- Yangervis Solarte hit a two-run homer in a wild five-run fifth inning and Travis Jankowski had two hits, an RBI and scored a run in his big league debut as the San Diego Padres beat the St...

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  17. Yoenis Cespedes Hits Three Homers in Rockies' Loss to Mets in LoDo

    Coors Canaveral was the site of Friday's night's Home Run Derby, and New York Mets outfielder Yoenis Cespedes stole the show...

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  18. Chase Utley Will Do Anything to Help the Dodgers

    Wearing a Dodgers uniform for the first time Friday, Chase Utley reflected on his childhood in Long Beach...

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  19. Rewind: A.J. Pollock Leads Diamondbacks to Win over Cincinnati Reds

    Recap: CF A.J. Pollock collected four hits for the second consecutive night, helping the Diamondbacks beat the Cincinnati Reds 6-3 on Friday night and even their record through eight games on their current 10-game road trip...

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  20. Final: Dodgers No-Hit by Mike Fiers, Lose 3-0 to Astros

    HOUSTON — The closest the Dodgers came to a hit Friday night in Houston was a foul ball. Justin Turner jumped on a first-pitch cutter from Mike Fiers, left over the plate ...

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  21. Giants Ship Heston to Minors — Byrd Arrives, Mike Leake Goes Saturday

    PITTSBURGH - Chris Heston, who pitched like a No. 2 starter for much of the season but struggled lately, was optioned to Triple-A Sacramento on Friday.....

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  22. Bye-Bye Byrdie — Marlon Byrd, Madison Bumgarner Lead Giants

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  23. Diamondbacks Slugger Paul Goldschmidt's August Slump Continues

    CINCINNATI –Paul Goldschmidt had another quiet day at the plate on Friday night, going 0 for 4 with three strikeouts and a hit by pitch to drop his August batting average to an uncharacteristically low ...

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  24. Bumgarner Homers Again as Giants Top Pirates 6-4

    PITTSBURGH -- Madison Bumgarner homered in his second straight start and struck out six in 6 1/3 innings to lift the San Francisco Giants to a 6-4 win over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Friday night...

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  25. Welcome to SF: Byrd Crushes HR in 1st AB

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