It’s no surprise Giancarlo Stanton is on fire, but so is the team he plays for. Winners of their last five, the Marlins look to extend their season-high win streak against Matt Cain and the Giants in the final of three games Wednesday at 1:10 p.m. ET at Marlins Park.
At a pivotal time of the season, as the Cubs try to remain atop the National League Central, John Lackey has been helping his team rack up wins. Lackey and his club will face the Reds and Homer Bailey on Wednesday night at Wrigley Field.
The Cardinals’ Sunday stop in Williamsport, Pa., where they’ll visit the Little League World Series Complex before facing the Pirates in a nationally televised game from nearby Bowman Field, will be a return visit for outfielder Randal Grichuk, who, along with pitcher Lance Lynn, appeared in the LLWS on his way to the Major Leagues.
The Pirates arrived at Miller Park with a chance to climb up the division standings, but it was the Brewers on the move instead.
The Brewers’ and Pirates’ strikeout leaders will go head-to-head to finish a two-game set at Miller Park on Wednesday.
The Rockies and Braves played a close game Tuesday night at Coors Field, but an uncommon sight was the difference — a Nolan Arenado error.
With another injury striking their pitching staff, the Mets need Robert Gsellman to provide some stability Wednesday for the back end of their rotation. The American League Wild Card-leading Yankees hope Jaime Garcia can do the same for them as the Subway Series moves to Citi Field for its final two games.
Yankees on Demand sat down with general manager Brian Cashman to discuss the club’s busy non-waiver Trade Deadline.
It was only a couple weeks ago that the Yankees traded for Sonny Gray, adding what they believed to be a front-line starter to their rotation.
Sonny Gray hurled six-plus solid innings to pick up his first win in pinstripes and Aroldis Chapman survived a bumpy ninth inning as the Yankees defeated the Mets, 5-4, on Tuesday evening, concluding the Yankee Stadium portion of the Subway Series.
Are Alex Rodriguez and Jennifer Lopez partially to thank for Gary Sanchez’s offensive surge? The catcher homered for the fourth time in seven games on Tuesday, helping the Yankees to a 5-4 win over the Mets, and said that a recent power lunch in midtown Manhattan with the superstar couple helped to clear his mind.