RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

National League Central

A collection of news and information related to National League Central published by this site and its partners.

Top National League Central Articles

Displaying items 34-44
  • Davis' pinch-hit homer lifts Pirates past Cardinals

    The Sports Xchange By John Perrotto, The Sports Xchange Davis' pinch-hit homer lifts Pirates past Cardinals PITTSBURGH -- Ike Davis lost his starting job, but he isn't letting that get him down in the middle of his first pennant race. Davis' pinch-...
  • Brewers trounce Padres, 10-1

    SAN DIEGO The opening game of the Milwaukee Brewers' final West Coast road swing was a rousing success. Kyle Lohse returned to the rotation after a one-start hiatus to pitch six solid innings and the Brewers' offense teed off to the tune of 16 hits and...
  • Braun, Ramirez homer as Brewers pound Padres

    The Sports Xchange By Bill Center, The Sports Xchange Braun, Ramirez homer as Brewers pound Padres SAN DIEGO -- Up until Monday night, San Diego Padres left-hander Eric Stults was one of the National League's top pitchers in August. Then he went up...
  • Pirates send OF Polanco to minors

    The Sports Xchange Pirates send OF Polanco to minors The Pittsburgh Pirates sent outfielder Gregory Polanco to Triple-A Indianapolis on Monday. Polanco, 22, is widely considered one of the top prospects in Major League Baseball. Polanco, has a batting...
  • Game roundup: Phillies' Burnett ends skid

    The Sports Xchange EditorsNote: Update 3: Adds Marlins-Angels, Rangers-M's, Rockies-Giants; one more game to come Game roundup: Phillies' Burnett ends skid PHILADELPHIA -- A.J. Burnett pitched seven strong innings to snap a personal six-game losing...
  • Surging Cardinals hold off Pirates

    The Sports Xchange By John Perrotto, The Sports Xchange EditorsNote: updates third and 13th grafs with late results Surging Cardinals hold off Pirates PITTSBURGH -- After nearly 4 1/2 months of inconsistency, the St. Louis Cardinals finally are...
  • McCutchen's return not enough to stop Pirates' freefall

    The Sports Xchange MLB Team Report - Pittsburgh Pirates - INSIDE PITCH PITTSBURGH -- Even the return of Andrew McCutchen couldn't help the struggling Pittsburgh Pirates. The center fielder and 2013 National League MVP returned to the lineup on...
  • Cardinals scoring game-winner on hit batter

    The Sports Xchange By Bucky Dent, The Sports Xchange EditorsNote: Update: Changes Cardinals wild-card lead after Giants lost to the Cubs Cardinals scoring game-winner on hit batter ST. LOUIS -- As a hitter, Jon Jay has been pretty hot lately. As far...
  • Recap: Brewers 6, Blue Jays 1

    SportsDirect Inc. Recap: Brewers 6, Blue Jays 1 Brewers 6, Blue Jays 1: Mike Fiers worked seven dominant innings as host Milwaukee cruised past Toronto in the opener of a two-game interleague set. Fiers (3-1), who struck out a career-high 14 in his...
  • Fiers turns in another sharp outing as Brewers beat Pirates, 4-3

    The Milwaukee Brewers have found ways this season to dig a foothold just when it appeared first place in the NL Central might slip away from them. They did so again Sunday afternoon. Bouncing back from lopsided losses in the first two games against...
  • Game roundup: Longoria, Rays top Jays in 10

    The Sports Xchange EditorsNote: Update 4: adds Angels-A's; final update; will stand Game roundup: Longoria, Rays top Jays in 10 TORONTO -- Evan Longoria singled home the go-ahead run in the 10th inning, and the Tampa Bay Rays held on to defeat the...