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Share TweetNationals 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.Source: ESPN.com
Adams opts against surgery for nowUpdated Jun 27 Share TweetPhillies 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.
D-backs top Nationals on bunt in 11th inningUpdated Jun 27 Share TweetDidi 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.Source: ESPN.com
Mets edge Rockies at Coors on late blast from ByrdUpdated Jun 27 Share TweetMarlon 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.
D-backs manufacture win over Nats in 11Updated Jun 27 Share TweetPatrick 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.
Draft pick Krook failed recent physicalUpdated Jun 27 Share TweetA source confirmed reports that lefty Matt Krook, who opted to attend college instead of sign with the Marlins, recently failed his physical.
Wright out of Mets lineup for second time in '13Updated Jun 27 Share TweetAt 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.Share TweetColorado 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.Source: CNNSI.com
Foul Ball Scares The Shit Out Of Two Women In Front RowUpdated Jun 27 Share TweetFrom last night's Mets-White Sox game in Chicago, OMGWHATWASTHAT!?!!?Read more...Source: deadspin.comShare TweetPHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Former All-Star catcher Darren Daulton has been diagnosed with two brain tumors and will undergo surgery next week.
Phillies acquire infielder McDonald from TribeUpdated Jun 27 Share TweetThe Indians traded veteran infielder John McDonald to the Phillies on Thursday in exchange for a player to be named later or cash considerations.
Adam LaRoche And His Son Would Like To Show You Their Very Large GunsUpdated Jun 27 Share TweetNo 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...Source: deadspin.comShare TweetAs 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 …Source: yahoo.com
Lehigh Valley IronPigs to give away free funeral on ‘Celebration of Life’ nightUpdated Jun 27 Share TweetFiguratively 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 …Source: yahoo.com
Phillies take advantage of miscues to win in 13Updated Jun 27 Share TweetA 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.
Royals follow Gordon's lead in walk-off victoryUpdated Jun 27 Share TweetAlex 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..
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.