| Sep 8, 2014
| 7:31 PM
NEW YORK — Curtis Granderson tripled home the tying run and scored on Wilmer Flores' sacrifice fly in the bottom of the ninth as New York snapped Colorado's four-game winning streak.
Travis d'Arnaud led off the ninth with a double to left off...
| Sep 3, 2014
| 7:48 PM
MIAMI – The Marlins this season have encountered spells in which they've been unable to close out hitters or close out innings. During their current rut, they've struggled to close out series.
For the fourth time in as many series Wednesday, the...
| Sep 5, 2014
| 7:58 PM
CINCINNATI -- Curtis Granderson, Travis d'Arnaud, Wilmer Flores, Dilson Herrera, and Lucas Duda each homered, and third baseman David Wright tied a career-high with four hits, lifting the New York Mets to a 14-5 victory over the Cincinnati Reds in the...
| Aug 31, 2014
| 2:12 PM
By Jerry Beach, The Sports Xchange
NEW YORK – Catasauqua High School graduate Anthony Recker hit a tie-breaking three-run homer in the sixth inning Sunday to lead the New York Mets to a 6-5 win over the Philadelphia Phillies at Citi Field.
| Aug 22, 2014
| 9:58 PM
What to make of Dan Haren?
Smart, effective pitcher who has enough stuff and guile to still be a very effective major-league pitcher? Or a soft-tossing over-the-hill right-hander clinging to a rotation spot?
These days the answer almost depends on...
| Aug 23, 2014
| 8:59 PM
Looking for something definitive on Zack Greinke’s sore elbow, based on his start Saturday? After having his start pushed back two days to give his wonky elbow some additional time, Greinke neither calmed all fears nor raised any new red flags....
| 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
| 4:35 PM
When does Hyun-Jin Ryu come off the disabled list again?
The Dodgers tried their latest emergency starter again Sunday, and safe to say the results were less than satisfactory. Closer to when-does-this-end material.
Kevin Correia, who struggled but...
| Aug 18, 2014
| 4:20 PM
After being blanked for five innings by Carlos Torres, who started after Bartolo Colon left to attend to his ill mother, the Cubs pulled away. Anthony Rizzo hit a tiebreaking home run in the eighth, and rookie Javier Baez hit a two-run homer...
| Aug 14, 2014
| 10:06 PM
All games on WGN-AM 720.
Season series: Cubs 3-0.
Friday: 6:10 p.m., WGN-9.
LH Travis Wood (7-9, 4.86) vs. RH Zack Wheeler (7-8, 3.53).
Saturday: 6:10 p.m., WGN-9.
RH Dan Straily (1-2, 4.93 with A's) vs. LH Jonathon Niese (6-8, 3.46).
| 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...