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Giants win appeal, will finish game vs. Cubs

Giants win appeal, will finish game vs. Cubs

ESPN.com MLB.com nytimes.com Updated 39 minutes ago
The Giants have prevailed in their protest of Tuesday night's tarp-snafu game, MLB announced.
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  • Giants Win Protest, Rain-Shortened Game to Resume

    Giants Win Protest, Rain-Shortened Game to Resume

    nytimes.com 31 minutes ago
    The San Francisco Giants have won their protest filed with Major League Baseball, and will now get to resume a rain-shortened game the Chicago Cubs thought they had won.
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  • Giants win protest following tarp incident, game to be resumed …

    Giants win protest following tarp incident, game to be resumed Thursday

    Though there was a lot of anger and frustration being vented by the San Francisco Giants late Tuesday night into early Wednesday morning, few expected their official protest of the unbelievable tarp incident at Wrigley Field to actually pay off. Less th…
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  • Bids escalating for Cuban defector Castillo

    Bids escalating for Cuban defector Castillo

    ESPN.com 5 hours ago
    As the pursuit of Cuban outfielder Rusney Castillo reaches its final days, several clubs told ESPN.com on Wednesday that they believe the Red Sox, Tigers, Phillies, Yanks and Giants have emerged as the likely finalists in a rapidly escalating bidding wa…
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  • Pipeline preview: Frisco, San Antonio set for battle

    Pipeline preview: Frisco, San Antonio set for battle

    MLB.com 10 hours ago
    Top prospect from the Rangers' and Padres' organizations will meet in Texas League matchup on Wednesday when Joey Gallo and Double-A Frisco take on Austin Hedges and San Antonio.
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  • CarGo might miss start of spring training

    CarGo might miss start of spring training

    ESPN.com 11 hours ago
    Colorado Rockies outfielder Carlos Gonzalez may miss the start of spring training after having surgery on his left knee to repair a torn patella tendon and to have a bursa sac removed.
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  • Dodgers cut down runner at third to seal win

    Dodgers cut down runner at third to seal win

    MLB.com 17 hours ago
    First baseman Adrian Gonzalez cut off a throw from center fielder Yasiel Puig, saw the Padres' Abraham Almonte rounding third base aggressively and fired to Miguel Rojas for a tag play that -- after a review -- finalized the Dodgers' 8-6 win Tuesday nig…
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  • Dodgers Beat Padres 8-6 to End 3-Game Skid

    Dodgers Beat Padres 8-6 to End 3-Game Skid

    nytimes.com 19 hours ago
    Justin Turner drove in two runs and scored another pair, helping rally the Los Angeles Dodgers to an 8-6 win over the San Diego Padres on Tuesday night that snapped a three-game skid.
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  • Dodgers nip slide behind Crawford's big night

    Dodgers nip slide behind Crawford's big night

    MLB.com 19 hours ago
    The Dodgers avoided their first four-game losing streak of the year Tuesday night, rallying from three runs down to beat the resurgent Padres, 8-6.
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  • Infante Has 3 Doubles to Lead Royals Past Rockies

    Infante Has 3 Doubles to Lead Royals Past Rockies

    nytimes.com 20 hours ago
    Omar Infante had three doubles and drove in four runs to help the streaking Kansas City Royals beat the Colorado Rockies 7-4 on Tuesday night.
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  • Diamondbacks Drop 4th Straight, Fall 8-1 to Nats

    Diamondbacks Drop 4th Straight, Fall 8-1 to Nats

    nytimes.com 21 hours ago
    Chase Anderson has been one of the few consistent bright spots for the Arizona Diamondbacks this season. The rookie right-hander had only one bad outing in his first 15 major league starts.
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  • Strasburg helps Nats run win streak to eight

    Strasburg helps Nats run win streak to eight

    ESPN.com nytimes.com 22 hours ago
    After three straight walk-offs, the Washington Nationals went for a cakewalk instead, scoring six runs in the third inning Tuesday night as they ran their winning streak to eight games with an 8-1 victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks.
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  • Giants worry as C Sanchez concussed again

    Giants worry as C Sanchez concussed again

    ESPN.com 22 hours ago
    San Francisco Giants catcher Hector Sanchez might miss the remainder of the season after suffering a second concussion in a matter of weeks, and as general manager Brian Sabien told reporters, "he should be very concerned."
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  • Cashner to return from DL for Arizona series

    Cashner to return from DL for Arizona series

    MLB.com 22 hours ago
    Padres right-hander Andrew Cashner, who is on his second lengthy DL stint of the season, will be reinstated this weekend in Arizona.
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  • Rockies win challenge on steal of third

    Rockies win challenge on steal of third

    MLB.com 22 hours ago
    Rockies manager Walt Weiss challenged Nori Aoki's apparent steal of third and umpires quickly overturned third-base umpire Laz Diaz's safe call.
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  • Ryu playing catch, no timetable for return

    Ryu playing catch, no timetable for return

    MLB.com 23 hours ago
    Dodgers left-hander Hyun-Jin Ryu played catch before Tuesday's series opener with the Padres, testing out his strained right gluteus on the day he was originally scheduled to start.
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  • Arruebarrena recalled, in lineup at shortstop

    Arruebarrena recalled, in lineup at shortstop

    MLB.com 23 hours ago
    The Dodgers recalled Erisbel Arruebarrena from Triple-A Albuquerque on Tuesday and immediately inserted him at shortstop -- a position where he's proven defensively capable and where manager Don Mattingly thinks he can provide an offensive boost. The cl…
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  • Preller brings renowned scout Welke from Texas

    Preller brings renowned scout Welke from Texas

    MLB.com ESPN.com 24 hours ago
    New Padres general manager A.J. Preller has made his first official hire, as he's bringing renowned scout and longtime friend Don Welke with him from the Rangers.
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  • If something's wrong with Wright, Mets can relax

    If something's wrong with Wright, Mets can relax

    MLB.com Aug 19 (yesterday)
    To some degree and in a strange way, the Mets can relax. David Wright is hurting and was hurting even before Dan Straily's pitch bruised his already bruised left rotator cuff. With road series against the A's and Dodgers next on the Mets' agenda, pain i…
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  • Video - Puig Slams Helmet, Shows Off Reflexes 00:14

    Puig Slams Helmet, Shows Off Reflexes

    Aug 20
    Dodgers outfielder Yasiel Puig slams his helmet in the dugout, then uses lightning-quick reflexes to catch the errant rebound.
  • Video - Nationals Cruise Past Diamondbacks 00:39

    Nationals Cruise Past Diamondbacks

    Aug 19
    The Nationals topped the Diamondbacks 8-1 for their eighth straight win.
  • Video - Dodgers Snap Slide 00:44

    Dodgers Snap Slide

    Aug 19
    The Dodgers snapped a three-game slide with an 8-6 win over the Padres.
  • Video - Infante, Royals Win Third Straight 00:36

    Infante, Royals Win Third Straight

    Aug 19
    Omar Infante drove in four runs in the Royals' 7-4 win over the Rockies.

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