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Brown flips over wall on inside-the-park HR
A for effort, Domonic Brown. But your flip over the fence allowed the Mets' Ruben Tejada score an inside-the-parker.
Bryce Harper back in lineup tonight
The Nationals OF left Wednesday's game vs. the Cardinals in the fourth inning with tight glutes, but he's back in the lineup and playing center in tonight's game vs. the Braves.
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After being no-hit by Cubs on Sunday, Dodgers' chances to win NL West "fell" to 91%. They are back up to 98% after 3-game sweep of Giants
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Coming your way from Washington at 7:05.
Tigers' ransom on Martinez HR revealed
When J.D. Martinez hit his 30th HR of the year in early August, it ended up in the Detroit bullpen -- where the pitchers had some demands for its return. Before tonight's Tigers game, Martinez revealed them: Sideboards, scooters and $1,000 -- in unmarked singles. (via Matthew B. Mowery, Oakland Press)
Schilling off ESPN for rest of season
ESPN released a statement on analyst Curt Schilling, saying: "At all times during the course of their engagement with us, our commentators are directly linked to ESPN and are the face of our brand. We are a sports media company. Curt's actions have not been consistent with his contractual obligations nor have they been professionally handled; they have obviously not reflected well on the company. As a result, he will not appear on ESPN through the remainder of the regular season and our Wild Card playoff game."
Lincecum out for remainder of season
Giants GM Bobby Evans announced on Thursday that pitcher Tim Lincecum would undergo hip surgery. "He won't be able to come back this season. That's evident," Evans told KNBR radio in San Francisco. Free agent next season
White Sox claw back to avoid sweep
Twins RF Eddie Rosario hit a grand slam in the third, but Sox PH J.B. Shuck's triple in the 7th took the lead back to help the White Sox avoid the sweep and win 6-4.
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Jake Arrieta named NL pitcher of the month for August: 6-0, 0.43 ERA, no-hitter.
White Sox closing the gap
Eddie Rosario's first career grand slam gave the Twins a 4-1 lead in the 3rd, but the White Sox have been inching closer ever since. Avisail Garcia's sac fly was the latest play to plate a run and Chicago is only down by 1 in the 6th. Follow live