Brandon McCarthy tossed his third career shutout
and got his first win since undergoing emergency brain surgery, and the
Arizona Diamondbacks beat the Miami Marlins, 1-0, in the middle test of a
MLB Baseball News
The Oakland Athletics reinstated outfielder
Chris Young from the 15-day disabled list Saturday.
Scott Feldman pitched into the seventh inning
and contributed two RBI as Chicago took an 8-2 win over the New York Mets in
the second of three from Wrigley Field on Saturday.
For the Toronto Blue Jays, beating the Yankees in
New York is like trying to solve a Rubik's Cube. It's a challenging task, and
the answer continues to elude them.
The Baltimore Orioles have selected the
contract of pitcher Jair Jurrjens from their Triple-A affiliate in Norfolk and
placed outfielder Nolan Reimold on the 15-day disabled among a host of moves
before Saturday's game against Tampa Bay.
The New York Yankees have acquired utilityman
Reid Brignac from the Colorado Rockies in exchange for cash considerations.
It may not be the Ryan whom people in
Houston had hoped would walk through the door.
Kyle Kendrick tries to win his fifth consecutive decision
when the Philadelphia Phillies resume their three-game series against the
Cincinnati Reds at Citizens Bank Park.
Brandon McCarthy hasn't won in eight starts this season.
The right-hander aims for his first triumph in an Arizona uniform tonight when
the Diamondbacks resume their three-game series at Marlins Park.
The New York Mets have won back-to-back contests for the
first time since the beginning of this month. Now the Mets hope to give right-
hander Jeremy Hefner his first victory of the season when they resume a three-
game series against the Chicago Cubs at Wrigley Field.
The St. Louis Cardinals own the best record in the National
League. Lance Lynn has been a big reason why. The right-hander takes aim at
his seventh win of the season Saturday when the Cards continue a three-game
series versus the Milwaukee Brewers at Busch Stadium.
There haven't been many pitchers better than Washington
righty Jordan Zimmermann this year. He tries to become the majors' first
eight-game winner on Saturday when the Nationals continue a four-game set with
the San Diego Padres at Petco Park.
Kris Medlen hasn't won since his second start of the
season. The right-hander takes the mound tonight for Atlanta against the Los
Angeles Dodgers in the middle portion of a three-game series at Turner Field.
Tim Lincecum tries to string back-to-back wins together for
the first time this season on Saturday when the San Francisco Giants continue
their four-game series with the Colorado Rockies at Coors Field.
The Cleveland Indians take aim at their third win in a
row on Saturday when they take on the Seattle Mariners in the second part of a
four-game set at Progressive Field.
David Phelps takes the hill for New York on Saturday when
the Yankees attempt to continue their dominance over the Toronto Blue Jays in
Justin Grimm takes the hill on Saturday as the Texas
Rangers try to bounce back against the Detroit Tigers in Arlington in the
third test of a four-game series.
The Chicago White Sox attempt to stay hot as they take on
the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim in the third portion of a four-game set in
the Golden State.
The Kansas City Royals seek revenge for their series-
opening loss to the Oakland Athletics on Saturday when they tangle with them
at the O.co Coliseum in the second installment of a three-game set.
Jair Jurrjens will make his Baltimore debut on Saturday
when the Orioles host the Tampa Bay Rays in the middle test of a three-game
series at Camden Yards..
The Minnesota Twins hope their home field advantage starts
to make more of an impact against the Boston Red Sox on Saturday when they
host them in the second matchup of a three-game series at Target Field.
A.J. Burnett tries to put the brakes on a personal two-game
losing streak Saturday when the Pittsburgh Pirates continue a three-game
series against the Houston Astros at PNC Park.
Chad Tracy hit a pinch-hit, two-out solo
homer in the top of the 10th inning to propel the Washington Nationals past
the San Diego Padres, 6-5, Friday in the second installment of a four-game
series at Petco Park.
Chris Sale didn't flirt with a no-hitter this
time, but again sailed along against the LA Angels of Anaheim.
Adam Rosales scorched a leadoff homer in the
bottom of the eighth inning to lift the Oakland Athletics to a 2-1 victory
over the Kansas City Royals in the opener of a three-game set at the Coliseum.
Oakland, CA (Sports Network) - Adam Rosales scorched a leadoff homer in the
bottom of the eighth inning to ...
Jordan Pacheco's first homer of the year
resulted in his first career grand slam, and it helped the Rockies snap a 10-
game skid against the San Francisco Giants.
Jonny Gomes drove in the deciding run with
a sacrifice fly in the top of the 10th inning as the Boston Red Sox rallied
for a 3-2 victory over the Minnesota Twins in the opener of a three-game
series from Target Field.
Minneapolis, MN (Sports Network) - Jonny Gomes drove in the deciding run with
a sacrifice fly in the top of the ...
Rick Porcello tossed 5 2/3 solid innings and
the Detroit Tigers snuck past the Texas Rangers, 2-1, in the second test of a
David Freese hit a grand slam as part of a
five-run first inning, while Matt Holliday's RBI single in the fourth proved
to be the difference as the St. Louis Cardinals edged the Milwaukee Brewers,
7-6, in the opener of a three-game set at Busch Stadium.
St. Louis, MO (Sports Network) - David Freese hit a grand slam as part of a
five-run first inning, while Matt ...
Cleveland, OH (Sports Network) - Jason Kipnis hit a three-run homer in the
bottom of the 10th inning to lift ...