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ESPN.com Updated Jun 27, 2013Nationals outfielder Bryce Harper was to move up a level Thursday night in his injury rehabilitation assignment, joining Double-A Harrisburg for a game at Bowie, Md.Upvote Share Tweet
Adams opts against surgery for nowPhillies right-hander Mike Adams will try to rehab his injured right shoulder rather than have surgery, although it remains unlikely he pitches again this season.Upvote Share Tweet
D-backs top Nationals on bunt in 11th inningESPN.com Updated Jun 27, 2013Didi Gregorius drove in the go-ahead run with a bunt single in the 11th inning and Aaron Hill homered as the Arizona Diamondbacks beat the Washington Nationals 3-2 Thursday night to salvage the finale of a three-game series.Upvote Share Tweet
Mets edge Rockies at Coors on late blast from ByrdMarlon Byrd hit a two-run homer in the eighth inning to give the Mets a 3-2 win against the Rockies on Thursday night at Coors Field.Upvote Share Tweet
D-backs manufacture win over Nats in 11Patrick Corbin and Stephen Strasburg battled to a draw Thursday afternoon, but it was the D-backs who eventually came out on top, 3-2, in 11 innings on Thursday at Nationals Park. Didi Gregorius' RBI bunt single in the 11th was the difference.Upvote Share Tweet
Draft pick Krook failed recent physicalA source confirmed reports that lefty Matt Krook, who opted to attend college instead of sign with the Marlins, recently failed his physical.Upvote Share Tweet
Wright out of Mets lineup for second time in '13At least one element was missing from Thursday's makeup game in Colorado, and that was Mets third baseman David Wright, who missed just his second start of the season.Upvote Share TweetCNNSI.com Updated Jun 27, 2013Colorado Rockies outfielder Michael Cuddyer has lined a single to center in the second inning against the New York Mets, extending his hitting streak to a franchise-record 24 games.Upvote Share Tweet
Foul Ball Scares The Shit Out Of Two Women In Front Rowdeadspin.com Updated Jun 27, 2013From last night's Mets-White Sox game in Chicago, OMGWHATWASTHAT!?!!?Read more...Upvote Share TweetPHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Former All-Star catcher Darren Daulton has been diagnosed with two brain tumors and will undergo surgery next week.Upvote Share Tweet
Phillies acquire infielder McDonald from TribeThe Indians traded veteran infielder John McDonald to the Phillies on Thursday in exchange for a player to be named later or cash considerations.Upvote Share Tweet
Adam LaRoche And His Son Would Like To Show You Their Very Large Gunsdeadspin.com Updated Jun 27, 2013No big deal, just the Washington Nationals first baseman and his son enjoying a summer day with their guns. Someone should introduce these two to Brek Shea. I bet they could team up for a kick-ass Fourth of July party. Read more...Upvote Share Tweetyahoo.com Updated Jun 27, 2013As most people realize by know, individual won-loss records for pitchers are misleading at best, and slanderous at worst. As if they're the only ones on the field when a game is won or lost! Shaun Marcum of the New York Mets hasn't pitched like it, but …Upvote Share Tweet
Lehigh Valley IronPigs to give away free funeral on ‘Celebration of Life’ nightyahoo.com Updated Jun 27, 2013Figuratively speaking, the most intense sports fans are known to live and die with the successes and failures of their respective favorite teams. However, the Lehigh Valley IronPigs — Triple-A affiliate of the Philadelphia Phillies — would like to give …Upvote Share Tweet
Phillies take advantage of miscues to win in 13A team desperately in need of victories enjoyed an unusual 7-5 victory Wednesday over the Padres in 13 innings at Petco Park. The Phillies scored the game-winning runs thanks to Logan Forsythe's errors on a Ben Revere grounder.Upvote Share Tweet
Royals follow Gordon's lead in walk-off victoryAlex Gordon started his night with a leadoff homer and finished with an RBI single in the 10th inning to lift the Royals to a 4-3 walk-off victory against the Braves on Wednesday at Kauffman Stadium..Upvote Share Tweet
Mets Rally Past RockiesJun 27Marlon Byrd's home run completed the Mets' comeback against the Rockies.
Dodgers Win Sixth StraightJun 27Yasiel Puig's clutch hit lifted the Dodgers past the Phillies 6-4.
D-backs Win On BuntJun 27Baseball Tonight Spotlight: Didi Gregorius' bunt single in the 11th lifted the Diamondbacks to a 3-2 win over the Nationals.
NFL - Tight cap limiting $6 million-a-year playersJun 27A tight salary cap is limiting the number of $6 million-a-year contracts teams can dole out, writes John Clayton.
Sources -- Brooklyn Nets seek trade for Boston Celtics' Kevin Garnett, Pau…Jun 27The Brooklyn Nets and Boston Celtics are merely waiting on Kevin Garnett to waive his no-trade clause to clinch agreement on a trade that ultimately will land Paul Pierce and Garnett in Brooklyn, according to sources close to the process.