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Dodgers replace Wood with Stripling in rotation

Thu, 09/13/2018 - 19:59
Dodgers manager Dave Roberts said Ross Stripling would start in place of Alex Wood before the start of a big four-game series against the Cardinals on Thursday.

RHP Cahill latest A's starter to be sidelined

Thu, 09/13/2018 - 19:00
A's right-hander Trevor Cahill has been scratched from Saturday's scheduled start with a strained muscle in his back, the latest in a long line of A's starters dealing with injuries. Cahill is returning to Oakland for an MRI.

D-backs' Buchholz scratched with arm tightness

Thu, 09/13/2018 - 18:14
Diamondbacks right-hander Clay Buchholz, who has been the ace of the staff since coming off the disabled list on July 24, was scratched from Thursday's start with tightness in his right arm.

Rizzo wears uni on flight, says D.C. trip is 'joke'

Thu, 09/13/2018 - 17:48
The Cubs' Anthony Rizzo used humor to show his irritation over the Cubs having to play a makeup game on Thursday by wearing his jersey on the flight and to Nationals Park.

David Wright's career by the numbers -- and what could have been

Thu, 09/13/2018 - 15:37
As Wright prepares to take the field for the Mets one last time, we look at all he accomplished in New York and imagine the possibilities if injuries hadn't derailed his career.

Mets' Wright to start one more game

Thu, 09/13/2018 - 15:20
Mets' third baseman David Wright, who last played for New York on May 27, 2016, will return to the active roster for the team's final homestand to start in what he expects will be his final game.

Former Orioles pitcher O'Dell dies at age 85

Thu, 09/13/2018 - 14:18
Former major league pitcher Billy O'Dell, who won 105 games during a 13-year career, has died. He was 85 years old.

Why this AL race is the best MVP race ever

Thu, 09/13/2018 - 03:57
You know it's a special group when a Triple Crown threat might not even be the most valuable player on his own team. Have we ever seen anything like this American League crop of stars before?

Cubs can't help but hear Brewers' footsteps

Thu, 09/13/2018 - 03:12
After Milwaukee took its second straight series win over Chicago, Kyle Hendricks admitted, "They're definitely coming for us. We can feel it."

Yanks 'got to get rolling' as wild-card lead slips

Thu, 09/13/2018 - 02:31
After watching their lead in the American League wild-card race shrink to one game, the Yankees return home from a rocky road trip with a heightened sense of urgency.

Real or not? Rockies magic could bring first division title

Thu, 09/13/2018 - 01:48
It was DJ LeMahieu's turn to play hero as his two-run walk-off home run gave Colorado a huge win in the tight NL West.

Fenway fan hit by bat after Travis loses control

Wed, 09/12/2018 - 23:13
A fan at Fenway Park left the seating area on a stretcher after he was hit on the forehead by a bat that slipped out of the hands of Toronto Blue Jays second baseman Devon Travis in the eighth inning Wednesday night.

Red Sox reach 100 wins for first time since '46

Wed, 09/12/2018 - 23:12
The Red Sox became the fastest team to reach 100 wins since 2001 after David Price threw seven shutout innings in a 1-0 victory over the Blue Jays on Wednesday night.

Mauer says he'll consider retirement in offseason

Wed, 09/12/2018 - 23:12
Twins star Joe Mauer said there is a possibility he could retire after this season, but he will weigh several factors this offseason before making a final decision.

Yanks on pace to avoid luxury tax for first time

Wed, 09/12/2018 - 21:24
For the first time since the luxury tax was implemented in 2003, the New York Yankees are on pace to remain under the $197 million threshold. The Boston Red Sox and Washington Nationals are the only teams on track to pay the tax this year.

Yankees target next week for Chapman return

Wed, 09/12/2018 - 19:30
New York Yankees manager Aaron Boone said closer Aroldis Chapman could rejoin the team "sometime next week," after getting more treatment on his left knee.

Rays' Snell takes no-hit bid into 7th, wins 19th

Wed, 09/12/2018 - 18:43
Blake Snell took a no-hit bid into the seventh inning and got his major league-leading 19th win, guiding the Tampa Bay Rays past the Cleveland Indians 3-1 on Wednesday.

Polanco having surgery for dislocated shoulder

Wed, 09/12/2018 - 18:08
The Pirates' Gregory Polanco is having surgery to stabilize his left shoulder after suffering an acute dislocation while sliding into second base last Friday.

Inside Matt Kemp's long journey back home

Wed, 09/12/2018 - 16:09
After three years away from LA, Matt Kemp is determined to make the most of his second stint with the team that made him a star.

Why Ryan Howard is investing in the gambling space

Wed, 09/12/2018 - 11:58
The former Philadelphia Phillies slugger has made several recent investments in sports betting companies. We spoke with him to find out why.