MLB News Wire

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Tuesday, May 31, 2016

Seattle uses 5 home runs to pummel San Diego 16-4 (AP, 8:30 PM ET)
Rockies shortstop Jose Reyes set for return from suspension (AP, 8:23 PM ET)
Reds reinstate right-hander Jon Moscot from disabled list (AP, 8:20 PM ET)
Blue Jays acquire former closer Grilli from Braves (AP, 8:16 PM ET)
Corbin struggles in Arizona's 8-5 loss to Houston (AP, 7:57 PM ET)
Dodgers set to recall 19-year-old Urias; Wood heading to DL (AP, 7:55 PM ET)
Springer sparks Astros to 8-5 win over Diamondbacks (AP, 7:48 PM ET)
Dodgers designate struggling Alex Guerrero for assignment (AP, 7:39 PM ET)
Nationals' Harper out of lineup due to bruised knee (AP, 7:28 PM ET)
Ryan Braun back in lineup for Brewers (AP, 7:07 PM ET)
Mets add Loney to lineup, send INF/OF Campbell to minors (AP, 7:00 PM ET)
Mets owners owe at most $61M to Madoff victims' trustee (AP, 6:38 PM ET)
Yankees' Dustin Ackley to have season-ending surgery (AP, 6:10 PM ET)
Red Sox place Bradley on paternity list, activate Rodriguez (AP, 5:29 PM ET)
Indians' Carrasco to start Thursday against Kansas City (AP, 5:27 PM ET)
Orioles catcher Joseph placed on DL; Pena recalled (AP, 3:49 PM ET)
Indians recall Armstrong, send Merritt to minors (AP, 3:07 PM ET)
LEADING OFF: Arrieta goes for 10-0, Wright may face DL stint (AP, 2:36 AM ET)
Chacin wins duel with Verlander, Angels top Tigers 5-1 (AP, 1:10 AM ET)
Hosmer hits 3-run homer as Royals top Rays 6-2 (AP, 1:02 AM ET)
Hosmer hits 3-run homer as Royals top Rays 6-2 (AP, 12:30 AM ET)
Baseball Capsules (AP, 12:22 AM ET)

Monday, May 30, 2016

Baseball Capsules (AP, 11:39 PM ET)
Neris struggles in 8th, Nationals rally past Phillies 4-3 (AP, 11:31 PM ET)
Daniel Murphy drives in 3, Nationals rally past Phillies 4-3 (AP, 11:20 PM ET)
LEADING OFF: Arrieta goes for 10-0, Wright may face DL stint (AP, 11:12 PM ET)
Nova struggles with sinker, Yankees lose 4-2 to Blue Jays (AP, 11:02 PM ET)
Ozuna's streaks snapped in loss to Pirates (AP, 11:01 PM ET)
Locke tosses three-hit shutout against Marlins (AP, 10:53 PM ET)
Tomlin's streaks end in Indians' 9-2 loss to Rangers (AP, 10:42 PM ET)
Estrada pitches Blue Jays past Yanks for 5th win in 6 games (AP, 10:38 PM ET)
Dodgers shut down by Cubs bullpen in 1-hit defeat (AP, 10:21 PM ET)
Dodgers shut down by Cubs bullpen in 1-hit defeat (AP, 10:20 PM ET)
Mazara, Desmond homer as Rangers rout Indians 9-2 (AP, 10:11 PM ET)
Cubs 'pen perfect for 7 innings in 1-hit win over Dodgers (AP, 10:09 PM ET)
Bettis, Rockies struggle in 11-8 loss to Reds (AP, 9:11 PM ET)
Duvall hits 2 of Reds' 5 homers in 11-8 win over Rockies (AP, 9:06 PM ET)
Padres slump continues in 9-3 loss to Mariners (AP, 8:43 PM ET)
Escobar struggles in Arizona's 8-3 loss to Houston (AP, 8:36 PM ET)
Graveman ends long skid in A's 3-2 win over Twins (AP, 8:33 PM ET)
Santana's quality start not enough in Twins loss to A's (AP, 8:18 PM ET)
Seattle uses 2 big innings to rout San Diego 9-3 (AP, 8:15 PM ET)
Astros rack up 13 hits in 8-3 win over Arizona (AP, 8:15 PM ET)
Duvall hits two of Reds' 5 homers in 11-8 win over Rockies (AP, 7:45 PM ET)
Street rejoins Angels; Morin sent to minors, Guerra dropped (AP, 7:37 PM ET)
White Sox don't blow late lead _ but still lose (AP, 7:20 PM ET)
Indians manager Francona gets 1st ejection of season (AP, 7:19 PM ET)
Yankees place Ackley on 15-day DL with torn right labrum (AP, 7:11 PM ET)
Tricky defensive plays doom Brewers in 6-0 loss to Cardinals (AP, 7:06 PM ET)
Cubs' Hammel leaves game early with cramping (AP, 6:40 PM ET)
David Wright has herniated disk in neck, DL possible (AP, 6:40 PM ET)
Rays reinstate closer Boxberger from disabled list (AP, 6:39 PM ET)
Martinez, Carpenter help Cardinals shut down Brewers 6-0 (AP, 6:35 PM ET)
Orioles knuckle under to Wright, Red Sox in 7-2 loss (AP, 6:34 PM ET)
Harvey rediscovers form, leads Mets over White Sox 1-0 (AP, 6:15 PM ET)
Samardzija lasts only 5 innings as Giants fall to Braves 5-3 (AP, 5:47 PM ET)
Mallex Smith's 3-run triple powers Braves past Giants, 5-3 (AP, 5:04 PM ET)
Blue Jays recall RHP Tepera, cut Paredes (AP, 4:47 PM ET)
Bogaerts hit streak at 23 as Red Sox beat Orioles 7-2 (AP, 4:47 PM ET)
With Austin Jackson hurt, White Sox bring up JB Shuck (AP, 11:51 AM ET)
Be warned Chicago: Playoffs don't always reward best teams (AP, 2:58 AM ET)
Familia falters in 9th again, Mets lose 4-2 to Dodgers (AP, 1:58 AM ET)
Kershaw denied win but Gonzalez lifts Dodgers over Mets, 4-2 (AP, 1:12 AM ET)

Sunday, May 29, 2016

Baseball Capsules (AP, 11:38 PM ET)
Angels strand 14 on maddening day, lose 8-6 to Astros in 13 (AP, 10:23 PM ET)
Teheran fights blister in Braves' 7-3 loss to Marlins (AP, 9:59 PM ET)
LEADING OFF: Harvey seeks fix, Royals rallying and rolling (AP, 9:50 PM ET)
Rockies struggle against Cueto in 8-3 loss to Giants (AP, 9:42 PM ET)
Dietrich hits HR, drives in 4 as Marlins beat Braves 7-3 (AP, 9:38 PM ET)
Correa's HR in 13th puts Astros past Angels 8-6 (AP, 9:32 PM ET)
Pence has 3 of Giants' 8 doubles in 8-3 win over Rockies (AP, 9:09 PM ET)
Pomeranz can't overcome 5-run second as Padres lose 6-3 (AP, 9:03 PM ET)
Walker allows 3 homers, Mariners swept by Twins (AP, 8:54 PM ET)
Pelfrey loses despite not allowing an earned run (AP, 8:46 PM ET)
Mauer, Sano homer again; Twins beat Mariners 5-4 for sweep (AP, 8:34 PM ET)
Archie Bradley strikes out 9 as Diamondbacks top Padres 6-3 (AP, 8:26 PM ET)
Castro's 2-run homer only hit for Yanks in 2-1 win over Rays (AP, 8:24 PM ET)
Struggling Fielder, Moreland lead Rangers past Pirates 6-2 (AP, 8:07 PM ET)
Butler sparks Athletics rally in 4-2 win over Tige (AP, 8:06 PM ET)
Lefty homers in 4th doom Liriano, Bucs in 6-2 loss to Texas (AP, 7:59 PM ET)
Mets activate Flores from DL, starts at 3B for ailing Wright (AP, 7:55 PM ET)
Royals catcher Perez out 7 to 10 days with thigh bruise (AP, 7:53 PM ET)
Phillies fall 7-2 to Cubs in 3-game sweep (AP, 7:48 PM ET)
Wacha's losing streak continues Cardinals fall 10-2 to Nats (AP, 7:38 PM ET)
White Sox bullpen fails again in 5-4 loss to Royals (AP, 7:31 PM ET)
White Sox bullpen fails again in 5-4 loss to Royals (AP, 7:30 PM ET)
Butler sparks Athletics rally in 4-2 win over Tigers (AP, 7:22 PM ET)
Archie Bradley strikes out as Diamondbacks top Padres 6-3 (AP, 7:18 PM ET)
Pedroia leads Red Sox past Blue Jays 5-3 in 11 (AP, 7:17 PM ET)
Blue Jays lose 5-3 to Pedroia, Red Sox (AP, 7:15 PM ET)
Indians hit 3 homers in 6-4 loss to Orioles (AP, 7:05 PM ET)
Reds road rally falls short in 5-4 loss to Brewers (AP, 7:03 PM ET)
Zobrist, Montero homer, Lackey sharp as Cubs sweep Phillies (AP, 6:53 PM ET)
Royals rally again late to defeat White Sox 5-4 (AP, 6:45 PM ET)
Villar, Lucroy spark Brewers in 5-4 win over reeling Reds (AP, 6:45 PM ET)
Angels 3B Escobar leaves with injury after fielding grounder (AP, 6:41 PM ET)
Strasburg improves to 9-0, Nationals down Cardinals 10-2 (AP, 6:34 PM ET)
Beltran has shoulder tightness; Ackley could be put on DL (AP, 6:13 PM ET)
Odorizzi loses no-hit bid and game on 1 pitch (AP, 6:08 PM ET)
Kim, Tillman lead Orioles to 6-4 win over Indians (AP, 5:57 PM ET)
Mariners acquire minor league OF Kivlehan from Rangers (AP, 4:52 PM ET)
Shortstop in 1st women's pro baseball league dies at 90 (AP, 3:53 PM ET)
Odorizzi loses no-hit bid on Castro's homer in 7th (AP, 3:25 PM ET)
Ortiz scratched from Red Sox lineup with sore left foot (AP, 1:20 PM ET)
Miguel Sano's 3 RBIs leads Minnesota past Seattle 6-5 (AP, 12:32 PM ET)
Miguel Sano's 3 RBIs leads Minnesota past Seattle 6-5 (AP, 12:31 PM ET)
Yankees RF Beltran out of lineup with shoulder tightness (AP, 12:29 PM ET)
Goldschmidt homers in big inning, D-backs beat Padres 8-7 (AP, 2:48 AM ET)
Keuchel finishes strong to end skid; Astros beat Angels 4-2 (AP, 2:27 AM ET)
Mets find help at first base, get Loney in trade with Padres (AP, 2:22 AM ET)
Mets celebrate '86 champs that had 'something for everybody' (AP, 2:06 AM ET)
Miguel Sano 3 RBIs leads Minnesota past Seattle 6-5 (AP, 1:55 AM ET)
Syndergaard ejected after throwing behind Utley; Collins hot (AP, 1:48 AM ET)
Syndergaard ejected after throwing behind Utley; Collins hot (AP, 1:39 AM ET)
Mets 3B David Wright sits out vs Dodgers with neck problem (AP, 12:33 AM ET)
Utley answers with slam, solo HR as Dodgers rout Mets 9-1 (AP, 12:21 AM ET)
Darvish wins 1st start since 2014 as Rangers top Pirates 5-2 (AP, 12:15 AM ET)

Saturday, May 28, 2016

Gonzalez stumbles again as Nationals lose to Cardinals 9-4 (AP, 11:54 PM ET)
Wainwright uses arm, bat to lift Cardinals past Nats 9-4 (AP, 11:24 PM ET)
Baseball Capsules (AP, 11:01 PM ET)
LEADING OFF: Utley, Mets get 1 more showdown; Perez hurt (AP, 10:48 PM ET)
Lasers in the outfield: Mets say MLB to handle Dodgers marks (AP, 10:22 PM ET)
Brewers lose 7-6 to Reds after overturned double play (AP, 10:09 PM ET)
Reds snap 11-game skid, beat Brewers 7-6 after overturned DP (AP, 9:46 PM ET)
Pineda struggles again as Yankees lose 9-5 to Rays (AP, 9:38 PM ET)
Mets' Syndergaard ejected after throwing behind Utley (AP, 9:38 PM ET)
Rockies bullpen falters late in 10-5 loss to Giants (AP, 9:38 PM ET)
Jimenez struggles again, Orioles make 4 errors in loss (AP, 9:22 PM ET)
Mets find help at first base, get Loney in trade with Padres (AP, 9:19 PM ET)
Posey hits pair of 3-run homers, Giants beat Rockies 10-5 (AP, 9:00 PM ET)
Gomes, Salazar lead Indians past Orioles 11-4 (AP, 8:59 PM ET)
Marlins blow early lead again in 7-2 loss to Braves (AP, 8:45 PM ET)
Longoria's homer, 4 RBIs off Pineda lead Rays over Yanks 9-5 (AP, 8:41 PM ET)
Royals' Perez hurts leg in collision with Cuthbert (AP, 8:38 PM ET)
Boyd, bullpen get beat up; Tigers fall to A's 12-3 (AP, 8:37 PM ET)
Braves beat Marlins 7-2 to lock up first home series win (AP, 8:28 PM ET)
Reds snap 12-game skid, beat Brewers 7-6 after overturned DP (AP, 8:20 PM ET)
White Sox blow big lead in 8-7 loss to Royals (AP, 8:20 PM ET)
Butler, Davis power Athletics past the Tigers 12-3 (AP, 8:06 PM ET)
Royals score 7 in 9th to beat White Sox 8-7; Perez hurt (AP, 7:53 PM ET)
Dodgers send lefty Urias back to minors after brief debut (AP, 7:45 PM ET)
Reds pitcher Alfredo Simon ejected in 5th of Brewers game (AP, 7:20 PM ET)
Blue Jays rally to walk off against Red Sox, 10-9 (AP, 7:14 PM ET)
Reliable Kimbrel gives up 2-run lead in Blue Jays rally (AP, 7:14 PM ET)
Blue Jays walk off Red Sox, 10-9, as Travis scores Martin (AP, 7:03 PM ET)
Phillies fall to Cubs 4-1 as Hendricks pitches 5-hitter (AP, 7:00 PM ET)
Mets 3B David Wright sits out vs Dodgers with neck problem (AP, 6:44 PM ET)
Hendricks pitches 5-hitter, Cubs beat Phillies 4-1 (AP, 6:34 PM ET)
Bucs reinstate Watson from paternity list, option Lobstein (AP, 6:20 PM ET)
Cardinals activate Matt Carpenter from paternity list (AP, 5:50 PM ET)
Giants place right-hander Matt Cain on 15-day disabled list (AP, 4:13 PM ET)
Rangers activate Darvish from DL for return from Tommy John (AP, 4:05 PM ET)
Indians' Brantley unsure of return from shoulder injury (AP, 3:13 PM ET)
Blue Jays place Tulowitzki on DL with right quad strain (AP, 2:55 PM ET)
Royals activate reliever Young from DL, option Flynn (AP, 1:14 PM ET)
Braves place SS Aybar on DL with bruised foot, recall Blair (AP, 12:48 PM ET)
Hernandez rocked in Mariners loss to Twins (AP, 2:53 AM ET)
Trout, Pujols lift Angels to 7-2 win over Astros (AP, 2:42 AM ET)
Dean outshines Hernandez as Twins down Mariners (AP, 2:29 AM ET)
Rough day for Arizona hurlers as D'backs fall to Padres 10-3 (AP, 2:25 AM ET)
Solarte homers twice, Padres cruise past Diamondbacks 10-3 (AP, 2:09 AM ET)
Fulmer throws 7 2/3 shutout innings in Tigers' 4-1 win (AP, 1:58 AM ET)
Cain leaves early as Giants lose 5-2 to Rockies (AP, 1:53 AM ET)
Manaea throws 6 solid innings in A's 4-1 loss to Tigers (AP, 1:37 AM ET)
Chatwood leads Rockies to 5-2 win over sizzling Giants (AP, 1:24 AM ET)
Pirates spoil night for Rangers' Banister, Hamels in 9-1 win (AP, 12:58 AM ET)
Markakis has 2-run single in 8th, Braves top Marlins 4-2 (AP, 12:51 AM ET)
Hamels' 12-game win streak ends as Pirates top Rangers 9-1 (AP, 12:43 AM ET)
Reds lose 11th straight game, fall 9-5 to Brewers (AP, 12:37 AM ET)
Hosmer homers, drives in 4, as Royals top White Sox 7-5 (AP, 12:29 AM ET)
Brewers win 9-5 to hand Reds their 11th straight loss (AP, 12:27 AM ET)
Key plays in 8th go against Marlins in 4-2 loss to Braves (AP, 12:18 AM ET)
Urias allows 3 runs in 2 2/3 innings in big league debut (AP, 12:14 AM ET)
McAllister stumbles, Indians lose 6-4 to Orioles (AP, 12:10 AM ET)
Donaldson powers Blue Jays past Red Sox 7-5 (AP, 12:01 AM ET)

Friday, May 27, 2016

Davis, Machado lead Orioles to 6-4 win over Indians (AP, 11:49 PM ET)
Granderson's homer in 9th leads Mets over Dodgers 6-5 (AP, 11:47 PM ET)
1 bad inning costs Archer and Rays in 4-1 loss to Yankees (AP, 11:37 PM ET)
Baseball Capsules (AP, 11:31 PM ET)
Hosmer homers, drives in 4, as Royals top White Sox 7-2 (AP, 11:30 PM ET)
Scherzer's home run woes continue, Cards slam Nationals 6-2 (AP, 11:19 PM ET)
A-Rod, Tanaka lead Yankees past Rays 4-1 (AP, 11:11 PM ET)
Piscotty, Cardinals slam Scherzer, Nationals 6-2 (AP, 11:03 PM ET)
Matt Cain leaves in 2nd inning with strained right hamstring (AP, 10:23 PM ET)
Diamondbacks place Miller, De La Rose on disabled list. (AP, 10:08 PM ET)
LEADING OFF: Mets '86 World Series team to be honored (AP, 9:39 PM ET)
Mariners place Martin on 15-day DL (AP, 9:25 PM ET)
Twins manager Molitor says coach's well-being matters most (AP, 9:12 PM ET)
Urias allows 3 runs in 2 2/3 innings in big league debut (AP, 9:11 PM ET)
Morgan gives up long 3 homers as Phillies fall to Cubs 6-2 (AP, 8:45 PM ET)
Soler, Ross, Bryant hit long HRs as Cubs pound Phillies 6-2 (AP, 8:36 PM ET)
Alex Wood injured triceps while batting against Cardinals (AP, 7:33 PM ET)
Mets, Harvey work to correct flaws in his delivery (AP, 7:21 PM ET)
Odor's suspension reduced to 7 games, starts Friday (AP, 7:10 PM ET)
Collins: Majors not where you 'put the fat kid over at 1st' (AP, 6:46 PM ET)
Red Sox move struggling RHP Clay Buchholz to bullpen (AP, 6:08 PM ET)
Bautista's 1-game suspension upheld, will sit out Friday (AP, 5:01 PM ET)
Braves outfielder Hector Olivera suspended through Aug. 1 (AP, 4:59 PM ET)
MLB chief investment officer Jonathan Mariner leaving (AP, 4:36 PM ET)
Braves recall Garcia, designate Brignac for assignment (AP, 3:25 PM ET)
Happ pitches Blue Jays past Yankees, Sabathia in 3-1 win (AP, 10:03 AM ET)
Orioles set series strikeout record in 4-2 loss in Houston (AP, 2:37 AM ET)
Braun, Villar homer to help Brewers complete 3-game sweep (AP, 1:10 AM ET)
Bradley's hitting streak over, Bogaerts' still alive (AP, 1:05 AM ET)
Braves' offense hits another low point in a bad season (AP, 1:05 AM ET)
Springer homers twice as Astros beat Orioles 4-2 (AP, 12:56 AM ET)
Bradley's hit streak ends as Red Sox fall 8-2 to Rockies (AP, 12:12 AM ET)

Thursday, May 26, 2016

Baseball Capsules (AP, 11:55 PM ET)
Rockies' homers silence Red Sox, Bradley's hit streak, 8-2 (AP, 11:36 PM ET)
Cardinals, Leake fall to Nationals 2-1 (AP, 11:13 PM ET)
Harper, Espinosa HRs carry Nationals over Cardinals 2-1 (AP, 10:53 PM ET)
Bradley's hitting streak over, Bogaerts' still alive (AP, 10:38 PM ET)
White Sox-Royals game postponed because of rain (AP, 10:08 PM ET)
Alex Rodriguez back off DL, Mark Teixeira out for Yankees (AP, 9:31 PM ET)
Sabathia outdueled by Happ in Yankees' 3-1 loss to Blue Jays (AP, 9:30 PM ET)
Teen pitcher Julio Urias to make debut for Dodgers in NY (AP, 8:25 PM ET)
MLB commissioner announces Hall of Fame tour stops (AP, 7:52 PM ET)
Boggs 'back home' as his No. 26 is retired at Fenway Park (AP, 7:51 PM ET)
White Sox-Royals game postponed because of rain (AP, 7:41 PM ET)
MLB commissioner announces Hall of Fame tour stops (AP, 7:12 PM ET)
Braves outfielder Hector Olivera suspended through Aug. 1 (AP, 7:10 PM ET)
Rays struggle in 9-1 loss to Marlins (AP, 7:09 PM ET)
Royals place Moustakas on DL with torn ACL (AP, 7:00 PM ET)
Twins suspend pitching coach Allen after DWI arrest (AP, 6:54 PM ET)
Marlins' Fernandez strikes out 12 Rays in sixth straight win (AP, 6:29 PM ET)
Diamondbacks squander chances in 8-3 loss to Pirates (AP, 6:15 PM ET)
Rangers' Banister facing Pirates, his team for 29 seasons (AP, 6:07 PM ET)
Harrison's 2-run double helps Pirates top Diamondbacks 8-3 (AP, 5:52 PM ET)
Harrison's 2-run double helps Pirates top Diamondbacks 8-3 (AP, 5:44 PM ET)
Improved Verlander helps Tigers rebound from rough stretch (AP, 5:00 PM ET)
Baseball: No malice in Padres' gay chorus anthem flap (AP, 4:56 PM ET)
Cardinals place Matt Carpenter on paternity list (AP, 12:46 PM ET)
For Cubs' Bryant, level approach paying off at plate (AP, 11:58 AM ET)