Melvin Upton Jr.'s master plan
- Rob a homer
- Double off a runner
- Rule the world (probably)
Storms passed through Denver causing flooding in the park before the Rockies-Blue Jays contest.
Diamondbacks ace Zack Greinke left after two innings of work after suffering tightness in his left oblique in 4-3 Dbacks win over the Phillies.
Despite a bruised shoulder joint, that came from running into the wall Tuesday at full speed, Dodgers CF Joc Pederson was hopeful he could be back to action "in no time."
Dodgers 19-year-old rookie pitcher Julio Urias, with translator Jesus Quinonez, was not at a loss for superlatives when describing his first major league victory.
No. 1 prospect Lucas Giolito pitched four scoreless innings in his major league debut as the Nationals defeated the Mets 5-0.
With the Cubs up a run in the 15th inning, Javier Baez hit a grand slam to extend Chicago's lead to 7-2, which served as the final score in the victory over the Reds.
Cubs reliever Travis Wood discusses playing left field and pitching in the Cubs 7-2, 15 inning win over the Reds on Tuesday.
Cubs manager Joe Maddon jokes it would have been nice if a ball was hit out to set up man Pedro Strop who was needed to play left field in the Cubs 15 inning win over the Reds on Tuesday.
Joe Maddon discusses using 3 pitchers in left field on Tuesday night in a 15 inning 7-2 win over the Reds. Two of them actually pitched including Travis Wood who was the hero.
Dodgers CF Joc Pederson suffered a bruised AC joint in his right shoulder after colliding with the wall in the eighth inning Tuesday, but X-rays were negative for broken bones. Pederson was sore afterward with limited mobility in his right arm and it remains unclear how long he will be out. A decision on a DL move was not made after the game.
Hansel Robles took the ball directly off the calf. Terry Collins predicted Robles would be sore on Wednesday, but should be OK.
Lucas Giolito didn't get the win, but it wasn't his fault. He allowed the Mets one hit in four scoreless innings before the rains came and ended his big-league debut. After the skies cleared, the Nats won 5-0 to up their NL East lead to 4.5 games.
Terry Collins said Curtis Granderson has been dealing with a "small" calf strain. It's the same reason he sat Sunday. He had trouble loosening after rain delay.
No, the Nationals' slugger isn't celebrating a birthday. But he crack a pitch for his 16th HR on the season.
The Cubs beat the Reds 7-2 in 15 innings using three different pitchers in left field to get through the final couple innings. Travis Wood and Spencer Patton alternated pitching and playing left in one inning then set up man Pedro Strop played there in the 15th. None made a play on a ball.
Bryce Harper has a homer and a double tonight. Believe it or not, it's the first time in over two months (April 23rd) that he's had more than one extra-base hit in a game.
GRAND SLAM!! Javier Báez is 1st player with a grand slam in 15th inning or later since Tino Martinez in 1996.