1. Mets Become 1st Team Since 2004 to Record 5 Straight Games with 4 or Fewer Hits

    Following Monday's 4-1 loss to the Chicago Cubs , the New York Mets have become the first team in the last 10 years to record four or fewer hits in five consecutive games, per ESPN Stats and Info ...

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  2. Pirates' Vance Worley 1st to Record 8 Ks After Allowing 6 Runs in 1st Inning

    Pittsburgh Pirates pitcher Vance Worley had an odd Monday night, becoming the first hurler since at least 1900 to record eight or more strikeouts during a start in which he gave up six or more runs in the first inning, per Elias Sports Bureau ...

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  3. Reds' Brandon Phillips Approaching 1,500 Hits for Career

    Cincinnati Reds second baseman Brandon Phillips , who went hitless in his first game back from the disabled list Monday, needs just two more hits to reach 1,500 for his career...

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  4. Diamondbacks' Ender Inciarte Has Longest Hit Streak by a Rookie in Team History

    Arizona Diamondbacks outfielder Ender Inciarte pushed his hitting streak to 18 games with a 10th-inning double in Monday's 5-4 loss to the Washington Nationals , thus extending his own franchise rookie record ...

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  5. Yankees' Mark Teixeira Ties Joe DiMaggio for 80th on All-Time Home Runs List

    New York Yankees first baseman Mark Teixeira hit his 361st career home run Sunday, tying Joe DiMaggio for 80th place on the all-time home runs list, per ESPN Stats & Info . Teixeira slugged No...

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  6. Marlins' Giancarlo Stanton Moves Past Hanley Ramirez on Franchise Home Runs List

    Miami Marlins outfielder Giancarlo Stanton hit his 149th career home run in Sunday's game against the Arizona Diamondbacks , thus moving past Hanley Ramirez for sole possession of second place on the Marlins' all-time home runs list ...

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  7. Rockies' Michael Cuddyer Becomes 4th Player to Hit for Cycle in Both Leagues

    Colorado Rockies outfielder Michael Cuddyer wasted no time re-acclimating himself to major league pitching, hitting for the cycle on his first day back from the disabled list in the second game of Sunday's doubleheader versus the Cincinnati Reds...

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  8. Brewers' Jonathan Lucroy Can Become 1st Modern Catcher to Lead League in Doubles

    Milwaukee Brewers catcher Jonathan Lucroy, who hit his 40th double of the season Sunday, has a chance to become the first catcher in the modern era (since 1900) to lead a league in two-baggers, per ESPN Stats & Info ...

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  9. Brewers' Francisco Rodriguez Passes Rollie Fingers for 11th Place on Saves List

    Milwaukee Brewers closer Francisco Rodriguez earned his 342nd career save Saturday, moving past Rollie Fingers to take sole possession of 11th place on the all-time saves list, per Mike Vassallo , the Brewers' senior director of media relations.

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  10. Cardinals' Adam Wainwright Reaches 15 Wins for 4th Time in Career

    St. Louis Cardinals pitcher Adam Wainwright picked up his 15th win of the season in Sunday's 7-6 victory over the San Diego Padres...

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  11. Red Sox's David Ortiz Becomes 3rd Player in Franchise History with 400 Home Runs

    With his first of two home runs in Saturday's 10-7 win over the Houston Astros , Boston Red Sox designated hitter David Ortiz became the third player in franchise history to hit 400 home runs in a Red Sox uniform, per MLB Milestones ...

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  12. Manchester United's Wayne Rooney Reaches 4th Place on Club's League Goals List

    With his goal in Saturday's shocking 2-1 loss to Swansea City , Manchester United forward Wayne Rooney matched Dennis Viollet as the club's fourth-leading all-time scorer in league play, per ESPN's Paul Carr ...

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  13. Indians' Corey Kluber Records 8th Double-Digit Strikeout Game of Season

    Cleveland Indians starting pitcher Cory Kluber is the first Indians hurler since Dennis Eckersley in 1976 to have as many as eight games in a single season with 10 or more strikeouts, per MLB Stat of the Day ...

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  14. Reds' Aroldis Chapman Sees Strikeout Streak End at 49 Appearances

    Cincinnati Reds closer Aroldis Chapman saw his MLB record of 49 consecutive relief appearances with a strikeout come to an end Friday night, per the team's official Twitter feed ...

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  15. Chelsea's Drogba Retires from International Play as 2nd-Leading African Scorer

    With the recent announcement of his retirement from the Ivory Coast national team, Chelsea forward Didier Drogba finishes his international career as the second-leading scorer among all African players, according to ESPN's Paul Carr ...

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  16. Germany's Miroslav Klose Retires as All-Time Leading Scorer in World Cup

    Having recently announced his retirement from international play, Lazio forward Miroslav Klose finishes his career with the German national team as the all-time leading scorer in World Cup history...

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  17. Twins' Joe Mauer Reaches 1,500 Hits and 300 Doubles

    Minnesota Twins first baseman Joe Mauer has reached a pair of milestone since returning from the disabled list Monday, recording his 300th career double and 1,500th hit. Mauer, who was out for nearly six weeks with an oblique injury, hit double No...

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  18. Tampa Bay Rays Reach .500 After Sitting 18 Games Under on June 10

    With Friday's 5-0 win over the New York Yankees , the Tampa Bay Rays became just the fourth team in major league history to reach .500 after sitting 18 games under at any point during the season, per Matt Baker of the Tampa Bay Times ...

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  19. Spain's Xavi Retires as 2nd-Most Capped Player in Nation's History

    Barcelona midfielder Xavi will retire from international play as the second-most capped player in Spain's history, per ESPN's Paul Carr ...

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  20. Mets' Bartolo Colon Becomes 3rd Dominican-Born Pitcher with 200 Career Wins

    New York Mets starting pitcher Bartolo Colon recorded his 200th career victory last Friday versus the Philadelphia Phillies. According to CBSSports ...

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  21. Tigers' David Price 1st in Majors to Reach 200 Strikeouts in 2014

    Detroit Tigers pitcher David Price is the first hurler to reach the 200-strikeout mark this season, having hit the milestone with his first punchout in a six-K performance during Sunday's 6-5 loss to the Toronto Blue Jays...

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  22. Marlins' Giancarlo Stanton Sets Franchise Record for Multi-Homer Games

    With a pair of long balls in Monday's 6-5 win over the St. Louis Cardinals, Miami Marlins outfielder Giancarlo Stanton recorded the 13th multi -homer game of his career, setting a new franchise record, per ESPN Stats & Info ...

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  23. Yankees' Ichiro Suzuki Passes George Sisler on All-Time Hits List

    While another member of the New York Yankees has received plenty of attention for his ascension on MLB 's all-time hits list , Yankees outfielder Ichiro Suzuki is quietly embarking on his own journey to surpass some of the legends of the game...

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  24. Blue Jays' Melky Cabrera Achieves Slew of Rare Feats in 19-Inning Marathon

    Toronto Blue Jays outfielder Melky Cabrera had an unusual Sunday, recording five walks and three hits in his team's 19-inning marathon with the Detroit Tigers...

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  25. Yankees' Derek Jeter Moves into 6th Place on All-Time Hits List

    New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter moved into sixth place on MLB 's all-time hits list Saturday, passing fellow shortstop Honus Wagner, per MLB Milestones on Twitter. For the milestone hit, No...

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