The Freeway Series moves to Anaheim on Wednesday night, with Angels righty Alex Meyer looking to shake off his last start opposite the Dodgers’ Hyun-Jin Ryu.
Wednesday’s game between the Reds and the Brewers at Great American Ball Park will put one pitcher who is trying to solidify a spot in the rotation against another who has been almost unstoppable over the last month.
Scott Kingery is one step closer to the big leagues. The Phillies on Sunday promoted him to Triple-A Lehigh Valley. He has been followed closely since he impressed onlookers with his splendid play in Spring Training and continued to put up monster numbers with Double-A Reading.
Gio Gonzalez takes a personal four-game winning streak into Nationals Park on Monday as the Nats open a four-game series at home on Monday with the Cubs. Enjoying his best season since he was a 21-game winner in 2012, Gonzalez is 7-1 with a 2.96 ERA in 15 starts so far this season.
The Blue Jays have rebounded from a brutal start to the season while the Orioles are reeling from a tough June. Still, both teams find themselves at the bottom of the American League East, but still well within striking distance in a closely-contested division.
Mark Buehrle takes in the moment as the Chicago White Sox officially retired his No. 56. (White Sox on Twitter) The Chicago White Sox always do it big when it comes to jersey retirement ceremonies. Saturday was no different as the club lavished Mark Buehrle with the best possible gifts before adding his No. 56 […]
Chris Tillman (1-5, 8.39) seeks to put his struggles behind him as he faces Jake Odorizzi (4-3, 3.78) and the Rays on Sunday at 1:10 p.m. ET.
Masahiro Tanaka pitched eight scoreless innings and Yu Davish fanned 10 batters as the New York Yankees beat Texas 2-1 in the first Major League Baseball showdown between the two Japanese aces. Tanaka got help from batter Ronald Torreyes as he delivered the game-winning hit by singling with two outs
– Masahiro Tanaka pitched eight scoreless innings and Yu Davish fanned 10 batters as the New York Yankees beat Texas 2-1 in the first Major League Baseball showdown between the two Japanese aces. Tanaka got help from batter Ronald Torreyes as he delivered the game-winning hit by singling with two outs
Following the roughest outings of Masahiro Tanaka’s season, the ones where fans and the media wondered if the right-hander truly was healthy, the Yankees pointed to a shutout at Fenway Park and a 13-strikeout effort against the A’s as evidence that the ace’s talent was there.
Texas Rangers news and notes from Wednesday… Briefly: CF Carlos Gomez, who played five consecutive games after returning from a hamstring strain, got Wednesday off. The Rangers are trying to keep all their players rested during a stretch of 20 games in 20 days. Gomez has three homers and nine RBIs