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Murphy sets club record with 41st hit in May

Murphy sets club record with 41st hit in May

MLB.com Updated 1 hour ago
Daniel Murphy put himself in the Nationals' record books Saturday night with his 41st hit in May, a club record for one month.
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  • What Mets' Matt Harvey can learn from Yankees' Michae…

    What Mets' Matt Harvey can learn from Yankees' Michael Pineda

    ESPN.com 12 minutes ago
    What Mets' Matt Harvey can learn from Yankees' Michael Pineda
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  • Tigers' pen among noted bullpen failures on Saturday

    Tigers' pen among noted bullpen failures on Saturday

    ESPN.com 1 hour ago
    Tigers' pen among noted bullpen failures on Saturday
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  • Noah Syndergaard ejected after throwing pitch behind Chase Utle…

    Noah Syndergaard ejected after throwing pitch behind Chase Utley

    yahoo.com 1 hour ago
    New York Mets right-hander Noah Syndergaard was ejected in the third inning of Saturday night's game against the Los Angeles Dodgers for throwing a pitch that sailed behind Chase Utley. The pitch was assumed to be retaliation for Utley's take-out slide …
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  • Moore backed by Longo, Conger HRs in win

    Moore backed by Longo, Conger HRs in win

    MLB.com 1 hour ago
    Matt Moore pitched 6 2/3 innings of Tampa Bay's 9-5 win over the Yankees on Saturday afternoon at Tropicana Field, allowing three runs.
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  • Braves Beat Marlins 7-2 to Lock Up First Home Series Win

    Braves Beat Marlins 7-2 to Lock Up First Home Series Win

    nytimes.com 1 hour ago
    Braves interim manager Brian Snitker says Gordon Beckham is "bouncing around like he's a teenager."
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  • The Mets of ’86 Look at the Mets of Today

    The Mets of ’86 Look at the Mets of Today

    nytimes.com 1 hour ago
    Thirty years after their World Series win, the 1986 team offered criticisms and compliments of this year’s team.
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  • Reds Snap 11-Game Skid, Beat Brewers 7-6 After Overturned DP

    Reds Snap 11-Game Skid, Beat Brewers 7-6 After Overturned DP

    nytimes.com ESPN.com 1 hour ago
    Six hit batters between two teams. An ejected starting pitcher. An overturned double play in the ninth that allowed the go-ahead run to score.
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  • For want of a nail: Craig Kimbrel fails to hammer down save for…

    For want of a nail: Craig Kimbrel fails to hammer down save for Red Sox

    ESPN.com 1 hour ago
    For want of a nail: Craig Kimbrel fails to hammer down save for Red Sox
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  • Ausmus rejoins Tigers after tending to family

    Ausmus rejoins Tigers after tending to family

    MLB.com 2 hours ago
    About three hours before Saturday's 12-3 loss to the A's, Brad Ausmus poked his head into the visiting manager's office at the Coliseum just as bench coach Gene Lamont was wrapping up a pregame meeting with reporters.
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  • Tribe evens series with big singles, steals

    Tribe evens series with big singles, steals

    MLB.com 2 hours ago
    The Indians used a strong start from Danny Salazar and an all-around offensive attack to claim a 11-4 victory over the Orioles on Saturday at Progressive Field. With the win, Cleveland moved into first place in the American League Central for the first …
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  • Gomes, Salazar Lead Indians Past Orioles 11-4

    Gomes, Salazar Lead Indians Past Orioles 11-4

    nytimes.com 2 hours ago
    Yan Gomes drove in three runs, Danny Salazar allowed two runs in six innings and the Cleveland Indians beat the Baltimore Orioles 11-4 on Saturday.
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  • The Royals, Dead, Buried, Semi-Decomposed, Came Back To Beat Th…

    The Royals, Dead, Buried, Semi-Decomposed, Came Back To Beat The White Sox

    deadspin.com 3 hours ago
    Not often you see a dude round first and get mobbed under a pig-pile of teammates in the Majors, even when that’s a walk-off single. But there was Brett Eibner at the bottom of a heap of blue laundry in Kansas City this afternoon, after he capped the bi…
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  • Urias optioned back to Triple-A Oklahoma City

    Urias optioned back to Triple-A Oklahoma City

    MLB.com 3 hours ago
    The Dodgers optioned teenage starter Julio Urias back to Triple-A Oklahoma City Saturday, one day after his rocky Major League debut against the Mets.
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  • Beltran goes deep for 2,500th career hit

    Beltran goes deep for 2,500th career hit

    MLB.com 3 hours ago
    Carlos Beltran homered for his 2,500th career hit in Saturday's 9-5 loss to the Rays, joining Roberto Clemente, Ivan Rodriguez and Roberto Alomar as just the fourth Puerto Rican-born player to reach the milestone.
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  • Aybar lands on DL with right foot contusion

    Aybar lands on DL with right foot contusion

    MLB.com 3 hours ago
    It has been a rough nine days for Braves shortstop Erick Aybar. Aybar, who was hit on the right foot by a pitch from Marlins left-hander Adam Conley in the fourth inning of the Braves' 4-2 win over Miami on Friday night, was placed on the 15-day disable…
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  • Butler, Davis fuel A's 17-hit attack in rout of Tigers

    Butler, Davis fuel A's 17-hit attack in rout of Tigers

    MLB.com 3 hours ago
    The A's busted out of their offensive slump with a commanding 12-3 victory over the Tigers at the Coliseum on Saturday afternoon, highlighted by home runs from Billy Butler, Danny Valencia and Khris Davis, whose three-run shot in the seventh inning mark…
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  • Comebacks and collisions have defined the Royals strange week

    Comebacks and collisions have defined the Royals strange week

    yahoo.com 3 hours ago
    Take about a roller coaster of emotions. The Kansas City Royals have run the gamut this week between their comeback victories and vicious collisions. In fact, they ran the gamut in the ninth inning alone on Saturday, first losing catcher Salvador Perez …
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  • Royals Score 7 in 9th to Beat White Sox 8-7; Perez Hurt

    Royals Score 7 in 9th to Beat White Sox 8-7; Perez Hurt

    nytimes.com 4 hours ago
    Brett Eibner wondered whether anything could surpass the Kansas City Royals' rally Friday night, when they overcome a four-run deficit to beat the Chicago White Sox in his major league debut.
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  • Royals' Perez suffers quad contusion in collision

    Royals' Perez suffers quad contusion in collision

    ESPN.com MLB.com 4 hours ago
    Royals' Perez suffers quad contusion in collision
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  • Down 7-1 in 9th, 0 on, 1 out, KC wins!

    Down 7-1 in 9th, 0 on, 1 out, KC wins!

    MLB.com 4 hours ago
    Rookie Brett Eibner lashed a single to right off White Sox reliever Tommy Kahnle, scoring Drew Butera to cap an incredible seven-run rally in the ninth and give the Royals an 8-7 walk-off win on Saturday afternoon at Kauffman Stadium.
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  • Knucksies edge Wizards in Hall of Fame Classic

    Knucksies edge Wizards in Hall of Fame Classic

    MLB.com 4 hours ago
    Melvin Mora and Jerry Hairston Jr., a pair of unassuming middle infielders, supplied all the power in both the Home Run Derby and the Knucksies' come-from-behind, 5-4, victory over the Wizards in the sixth annual Hall of Fame Classic.
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  • Jays use two rallies to walk off vs. Red Sox

    Jays use two rallies to walk off vs. Red Sox

    MLB.com nytimes.com 5 hours ago
    Devon Travis hit a walk-off infield single in the ninth inning as the Blue Jays rallied twice to steal a victory away from the Red Sox with a 10-9 victory on Saturday afternoon.
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  • Maddon praises 'consummate pro' Zobrist

    Maddon praises 'consummate pro' Zobrist

    MLB.com 5 hours ago
    Ben Zobrist has been on a roll, and it doesn't surprise Cubs manager Joe Maddon.
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  • Hendricks Pitches 5-Hitter, Cubs Beat Phillies 4-1

    Hendricks Pitches 5-Hitter, Cubs Beat Phillies 4-1

    nytimes.com 5 hours ago
    Kyle Hendricks pitched a five-hitter for his second career complete game, Dexter Fowler hit a leadoff homer and the Chicago Cubs beat the Philadelphia Phillies 4-1 on Saturday.
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  • Indians fans put discarded beer cans to best possible use

    Indians fans put discarded beer cans to best possible use

    yahoo.com 5 hours ago
    As wonderful as baseball can be, sometimes the action on the field can be overshadowed by those who make up its audience. That was the case on Friday in Cleveland, as a group of fans seated near the right-field foul pole stole the show with an epic crea…
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  • Mets Acquire James Loney to Shore Up First Base

    Mets Acquire James Loney to Shore Up First Base

    nytimes.com 5 hours ago
    With Lucas Duda out for up to six weeks with a back injury, Loney, a 10-year veteran, will fill in mainly against right-handed pitchers.
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  • Video - The Art Of Pitch-Framing 02:24

    The Art Of Pitch-Framing

    Mar 21
    Brewers catcher Jonathan Lucroy explains the finer points of pitch-framing
  • Video - Kershaw Struck By Liner, Loses Part Of Tooth 00:29

    Kershaw Struck By Liner, Loses Part Of Tooth

    Mar 20
    Clayton Kershaw was hit by Andy Parrino's broken-bat liner in the bottom of the third inning in the Dodgers' 3-2 loss to the A's. Kershaw remained in the game.
  • Video - Miguel Montero Excited For New Rotation 02:26

    Miguel Montero Excited For New Rotation

    Mar 20
    Cubs catcher Miguel Montero is ready to work with the new rotation for the team and explains what needs to be worked on in spring training.
  • Video - Ellsbury Confident He'll Be Ready For Opener 02:15

    Ellsbury Confident He'll Be Ready For Opener

    Mar 19
    Wallace Matthews discusses Jacoby Ellsbury's oblique injury and when he could return to the Yankees.