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Adam Rubin ESPN Staff Writer 

Terry Collins addressed the players after the game, telling the team they needed to keep things light. He figures putting so much pressure on themselves is hurting their run production.

Scott Lauber ESPN Staff Writer 

As expected, Red Sox closer Craig Kimbrel will make a minor-league rehab assignment Saturday for Triple-A Pawtucket. Kimbrel, who had minor surgery July 11 to clean up a torn meniscus in his left knee, is expected to start the game and pitch one inning. He will be reevaluated Sunday, and if all goes well, he could rejoin the Red Sox next week in Seattle.

SportsCenter @SportsCenter

UPDATE: Ichiro (0-4) finishes game hitless in Marlins' 11-6 loss to Cardinals. He remains 2 hits shy of 3,000 in his MLB career.

Darwin Barney scoops, flicks for the out

It's like Barney has won a Gold Glove at second base before or something.

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Bautista crushes longest homer of night

Jose Bautista wasted little time offering up a monster 444-foot solo shot in the first inning.

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Buster Olney @Buster_ESPN

Ivan Nova and home plate umpire Laz Diaz exchanged a lot of words as Nova left for a reliever. Then Nova fired his glove against dugout wall

Buster Olney @Buster_ESPN

Part of the motivation for LAD in a Jay Bruce trade would be the increasing concern about Adrian Gonzalez's power: .371 SLG last 81g.

Move, Baez -- get out the way!

The umpire had no problem shoving Javier Baez out of the way to make a call.

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Buster Olney @Buster_ESPN

Possible Dodger lineup If Jay Bruce acquired: 2B Utley, SS Seager, 3B Turner, 1B Gonzalez, LF Kendrick, RF Bruce, C Grandal, CF Pederson.

Jesse Rogers ESPN Staff Writer 

Watch Cubs infielder Javier Baez discuss getting shoved out of the way by home plate umpire Eric Cooper in Friday's 12-1 win over the Mariners.

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Jayson Stark ESPN Senior Writer 

Rumblings of a big 3-team extravaganza brewing with the Dodgers, Reds & a mystery team. Jay Bruce would land in LA when the dust settles

Jon Lester strong in Cubs' blowout win

The southpaw went six scoreless innings and got plenty of run support in the 12-1 win over the Mariners.

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