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Zimmermann stymies Reds as Nationals winESPN.com Apr 26, 2013Jordan Zimmermann was terrific in his second complete game of the season and the Washington Nationals limited the Cincinnati Reds to one hit for the second straight game in a 1-0 victory on Friday night.Share TweetAnthony Rizzo had two home runs and four RBIs to power the Cubs to a 4-2 victory over the Miami Marlins on Friday night, giving Chicago back-to-back wins for the first time this season.Share TweetCNNSI.com Apr 26, 2013ST. LOUIS -- Pittsburgh Pirates starter Jonathan Sanchez and manager Clint Hurdle were ejected in the first inning of Friday night's game with the St. Louis Cardinals after Sanchez hit Cardinals cleanup hitter Allen Craig in the helmet with a pitch.Share Tweet
Fujikawa throws first 'pen session since landing on DLMLB.com Apr 26, 2013Cubs closer Kyuji Fujikawa headed to the bullpen Friday for the first time since being put on the disabled list for a strained right forearm.Share Tweet
Marshall back on roster, Parra placed on DLMLB.com Apr 26, 2013The Reds activated left-hander Sean Marshall from the disabled list on Friday and put Manny Parra on the 15-day DL.Share TweetST. LOUIS (AP) -- Rookie Matt Adams of the St. Louis Cardinals, who is batting .542 in eight games, has been placed on the 15-day disabled list with a strained right oblique.Share Tweet
CourtVision: Paul Pierce and Father Timegrantland.com Apr 26, 2013A couple of weeks ago I was listening to Grantland's own Jonah Keri talk about some Reds pitcher who had lost velocity on his fastball. As he spoke,...Share Tweet
Rizzo Powers Cubs Past MarlinsApr 26Anthony Rizzo hit two home runs to lead the Cubs past the Marlins 4-2.
Zimmermann, Nationals Blank RedsApr 26Jordan Zimmermann pitched a one-hit shutout to lead the Nationals past the Reds 1-0.
Breaking Down The National League CentralApr 26"Baseball Tonight" takes a look at the contenders in the National League Central division.
Dodgers Top BrewersApr 26The Dodgers recorded their fourth win in five games with a 7-5 victory over the Brewers.