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As we head into Friday night in Major League Baseball, there's one really obvious storyline worth watching. We all know what that is. Still, that's not the only game worth following. We already ran down all the fun series taking place this weekend. For Friday alone, stick right here for the nightly
Padres outfielder Jose Pirela remained sidelined with a sprained finger for Wednesday’s series finale against the Twins at Target Field.
The Rangers named Nick Martinez as their starter for Friday night’s opener of a three-game series with the Angels. Martinez takes over for A.J. Griffin in the fifth spot in the rotation.
ESPN.com news services NEW YORK — The Tampa Bay Rays will return home to Florida following Hurricane Irma for what is now a truncated five-game homestand against the Boston Red Sox and the Chicago Cubs. A three-game series against the New York Yankees was moved from Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg
While the current Rockies club tries to make its playoff mark, the squad that 10 years ago brought the greatest moments in team history is planning a rousing reunion at Coors Field.
The Cubs played their first ever Friday home game on Sept. 8, 2017, but don’t count on that becoming the norm. (AP) The Chicago Cubs cleared their biggest hurdle last season, finally winning their first World Series since 1908. But they still haven’t been able to clear perhaps their next biggest hurdle, which is convincing […]
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ESPN.com Our experts are here to provide the best hitters and pitchers for you to build your daily fantasy baseball lineups around on Friday. Hitters to build around Eric Karabell — Justin Smoak, Toronto Blue Jays He's certainly not inexpensive, but the Tigers and their pitching staff are an absolute
Jimmy Nelson knows the Cubs and Brewers will find themselves in a charged atmosphere for the first regular-season Friday night game in the long history of Wrigley Field. And Nelson is just the guy Milwaukee wants on the mound to start a weekend showdown between the National League Central contenders.
Toronto Blue Jays right-hander Marcus Stroman will pitch in Friday’s series opener against the Detroit Tigers, one week after the young hurler was removed from his previous start after taking a line-drive comebacker off his elbow. The 26-year-old was lifted in the second inning of Saturday’s game against the Baltimore Orioles and was later diagnosed […]