| Sep 3, 2014
MIAMI – Here's the most telling indicator of how Brad Penny and the Marlins pitched through the first two-thirds of Tuesday's game: The Marlins scored six times on 10 hits – including a Giancarlo Stanton two-run homer – off Mets' lefty...
| Aug 22, 2014
| 8:16 PM
Until I looked up at the TV screen, I was almost convinced that Howard Dean had just purchased the Clippers. Or did Steve Ballmer simply forget to take his medications?
Calm down, Clippers fans, you just went from an...
| Aug 23, 2014
| 10:33 PM
Pitching seven innings and earning his first victory of the month in the Dodgers' 7-4 victory over the New York Mets, Zack Greinke sounded certain his elbow was no longer a problem.
"Hopefully, that's how it stays," Greinke said.
| Aug 24, 2014
| 8:31 PM
KEY MOMENT: In the third inning, with the Mets leading, 2-1, David Wright hit a sharp ground ball to shortstop Hanley Ramirez. The ball was hit hard, but only a step or two to the right of Ramirez. If superior defenders Erisbel Arruebarrena or Miguel...
| Aug 16, 2014
| 7:53 PM
Dan Straily retired 12 batters in a row in his Chicago Cubs’ debut.
Unfortunately for Straily, that streak ended when he drilled New York Mets slugger David Wright behind the left shoulder with a pitch that led to four runs and turned a...
| Aug 21, 2014
| 11:51 AM
All-Stars Robinson Cano, Adam Jones, Yasiel Puig and Albert Pujols lead the Major League roster that will travel to Japan in November for a five-game series against Samurai Japan, the country's National Team, in All-Star Series 2014.
| Aug 11, 2014
| 6:17 PM
Anthony Recker belted a tie-breaking three-run homer in the top of the seventh inning that propelled the New York Mets to a 5-3 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies at Citizens Bank Park.
Recker's blast off reliever Justin De Fratus capped a four-...
| Aug 14, 2014
| 7:36 PM
Stephen Strasburg finally found some success on the road as his Washington Nationals continued their dominance of the New York Mets at Citi Field.
Backed by two-run homers from Adam LaRoche and Bryce Harper, Strasburg fired seven sharp innings to lead...
| Aug 16, 2014
| 12:57 PM
It's clear the Chicago Cubs are building a team that could be reckoned with in 2015 or '16, though they're well out of the race this season. Virginia Beach's Neil Ramirez, with a 1.21 earned-run average in 35 relief appearances this season, looks like...
| Aug 8, 2014
| 8:14 PM
PHILADELPHIA — Part of the success the Phillies had in sweeping the Houston Astros earlier this week was hitting the long ball.
Philadelphia had one home run in each of the three games in the series, including the eventual game-winner Thursday...
| Aug 9, 2014
| 8:54 PM
PHILADELPHIA -- Lucas Duda singled home the go-ahead run in the 11th inning Saturday night as the New York Mets beat the Philadelphia Phillies 2-1.
Dana Eveland (1-1) earned the victory by working a scoreless inning in relief for the Mets, who won for...