NL West News and Rumors
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The Washington Nationals season is pretty much sewn up. They’ve had the NL East clinched for a while now and in the season’s final days, they’re mostly trying to lock down the No. 2 spot in the NL postseason. There, they’ve got a two-game lead over the …Share Tweet
yahoo.com 11 hours agoOn Thursday night, San Francisco Giants right fielder Hunter Pence briefly lost his mind. And he had good reason to. With one bunt, pitcher Johnny Cueto turned the Giants’ one-run lead to a three-run lead. Though it wasn’t really a two-run bunt. Johnny …Share Tweet
Look at him now: Transformed Yasiel Puig has Dodgers in better rhythmESPN.com 12 hours agoLook at him now: Transformed Yasiel Puig has Dodgers in better rhythmShare TweetMLB.com 17 hours agoThe San Francisco Giants got everything they needed Thursday night. They reclaimed some of their lost offense, received a strong performance from starter Johnny Cueto and recorded a much-needed victory with a 7-2 decision over the Colorado Rockies.Share Tweet
Cueto hustles to support strong mound workMLB.com 18 hours agoJohnny Cueto's deceptively fast afterburners may have been the key to the Giants' 7-2 win over the Rockies on Thursday night.Share TweetMLB.com 18 hours agoThe Giants didn't seem to dwell over the St. Louis Cardinals' controversial 4-3 victory over Cincinnati on Thursday that kept them a game behind San Francisco in the National League Wild Card race.Share Tweet
Rookies Infuse Life Into Rebuilding Padres on Last Homestandnytimes.com 20 hours agoThe rebuilding San Diego Padres went 6-4 on their final homestand, including splitting a four-game series with the San Francisco Giants and taking two of three from the NL West champion Los Angeles Dodgers.Share TweetRookie left-hander Julio Urias got a final tuneup for what he hopes will be a spot on the Los Angeles Dodgers' postseason roster.Share Tweet
Roberts adds Toles to LA's NLDS rosterMLB.com 21 hours agoDodgers manager Dave Roberts confirmed on Thursday that rookie outfielder Andrew Toles would be on the postseason roster.Share TweetMLB.com 22 hours agoThe season-long retirement party for Dodgers broadcaster and baseball legend Vin Scully is in full swing and nearing its close. With each inning and each pitch called in Scully's unforgettable voice, we realize that the 67-year reign of the king of the …Share Tweet
Ross Throws 90 Pitches in 4 Innings; Nats Top Arizona 5-3nytimes.com Sep 29 (yesterday)Sure, the Washington Nationals would love to lock up home-field advantage in the NL Division Series against the Los Angeles Dodgers. What Dusty Baker is more concerned about is getting ready for the playoffs, and that includes having pitcher Joe Ross re…Share TweetPadres outfielder Hunter Renfroe absolutely hammered a two-run homer in Wednesday’s home game against the Dodgers. Send that baseball’s family a wreath.Read more...Share Tweetyahoo.com Sep 29 (yesterday)The Los Angeles Dodgers have been yanking their rookie pitcher Julio Urias around a bit this month. At the beginning of September, Urias was starting for the Dodgers. Then, on September 13, manager Dave Roberts said that they’d move Urias to the bullpen…Share Tweetyahoo.com Sep 29 (yesterday)Welcome to The Walk Off, the nightly MLB recap from Big League Stew. Here we’ll look at the top performers of the night, show you a must-see highlight and rundown the scoreboard. First, we start with a game you need to know about. The circumstances the …Share TweetAfter the Reds held off a late Cardinals rally Wednesday night, the Giants were in prime position to extend their lead on St. Louis in the National League Wild Card standings. But Tyler Chatwood had other plans.Share Tweet
Kershaw Struck By Liner, Loses Part Of ToothMar 20Clayton 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.
Leaving San Francisco Was Easy Call For SandovalMar 9ESPN SweetSpot blogger David Schoenfield discusses Pablo Sandoval's comments about feeling disrespected by the Giants.
Yasiel Puig Puts On A Big HeadMar 9While signing autographs during spring training, Los Angeles Dodgers outfielder Yasiel Puig decided to have some fun by putting on a giant head of himself.
Matt Kemp ConversationMar 7Padres outfielder Matt Kemp talks to Josina Anderson about moving on from the Dodgers' organization, preparing to play in a San Diego Padres uniform and addresses durability questions.