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Nationals place Strasburg on DL, scratch Harper

The Washington Nationals placed Stephen Strasburg on the 15-day disabled list Saturday, one day after the right-hander left his start after only 16 pitches due to neck stiffness.

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Web Gems: Friday, May 29

Does Brock Holt's slide in foul territory to make the catch top Alex Gordon's leaping grab into the stands? Vote at @BBTN, using #WebGems.

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Matt Harvey frustrated by ill-fated slider

Mets ace Matt Harvey made a mistake with a pitch in the fourth inning, and the Miami Marlins' Justin Bour delivered a key three-run homer.

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Goldschmidt powers Diamondbacks

Paul Goldschmidt hit his 13th and 14th homers of the season as Arizona handed the Brewers their 7th straight loss. Box score


Final: Reds 8, Nationals 5

Cincinnati used a 4-run 8th to overcome a 5-2 deficit, but it could have been worse for the Nationals if Denard Span hadn't kept this fly from Todd Frazier in the park, turning a HR into a double. Box score


Dodgers' drought reaches historic level

Los Angeles will attempt to end a 37 inning scoreless road slump -- the 2nd longest streak since the Dodgers joined the NL in 1890 -- tonight vs. the Cardinals and the undefeated Michael Wacha. But for now, first pitch has been slightly delayed by weather. Follow live

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Encore in store for Hamilton?

Rangers outfielder Josh Hamilton socked his first two homers of the season Friday night -- he did this just once in 240 career games with the Angels. But Hamilton must deal with Red Sox lefty Wade Miley tonight. Follow live

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Keuchel dominates White Sox

Dallas Keuchel's amazing start continues, as he pitched a 4-hit shutout and struck out 11, while Evan Gattis and Chris Carter hit back-to-back homers in the 8th as the Astros won 3-0. Box score


Back to the DL for Strasburg

Neck tightness has landed Nats SP Stephen Strasburg on the DL for the fourth time in his career. He can only hope it's a short stint like in 2013.

Shelter from the storm

With the Houston area again getting hit hard with storms, the Astros are letting fans stay at Minute Maid Park following this afternoon's game with the White Sox to ride out the storm. Meanwhile, Houston is winning 3-0 in the eighth. Follow live

Here come the Rockies

By beating the Phillies 5-2 today, Colorado secured its 6th win in 7 games. This after starting the season 15-25.


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Due to the storms, we will keep Minute Maid Park open after the game until the weather clears.

Erasmo Ramirez baffles the O's

Ramirez, who had a 6.62 ERA before today, pitched 7 shutout innings for the first time in his career. The Rays' 3-0 win was completed in a remarkably brisk 2 hours, 9 minutes.