NL West News and Rumors
There's no stopping Colorado Rockies third baseman Nolan Arenado these days. Arenado smashed two more home runs Sunday, giving him 24 on the season. That puts him in a tie for third in the majors with the potentially super-human Bryce Harper. According …Share Tweet
Take a look around the league with Big League Stew's daily wrap up. We'll hit on all of the biggest moments from the day that you may have missed, while providing highlights, photos and interesting stats. Is there anything San Francisco Giants ace Madis…Share Tweet
Will Middlebrooks Injured By Stray Bat While Attempting To Catch Fouldeadspin.com Jun 28 (yesterday)Padres third baseman Will Middlebrooks left today’s game against the Diamondbacks in the seventh inning after his attempt to field a Cliff Pennington pop foul was interrupted by a abandoned bat in the on-deck circle.Read more...Share TweetThe dry spell is finally over for Zack Greinke, who threw 7 2/3 scoreless innings in the Dodgers' 2-0 win over Miami on Sunday at Marlins Park. The victory was the All-Star's first since May 5, a span of 10 outings.Share TweetWelington Castillo, Jake Lamb and David Peralta homered, leading the Arizona Diamondbacks to a 6-4 win over the San Diego Padres on Sunday.Share Tweet
Three key mistakes cost Clay Kershaw as Dodgers falterESPN.com Jun 27 (2 days ago)Three key mistakes cost Clay Kershaw as Dodgers falterShare TweetTom Koehler pitched seven innings, and the host Miami Marlins beat Clayton Kershaw and the Los Angeles Dodgers, 3-2, on Saturday in the Marlins’ first game since their star slugger, Stanton, was sidelined by a hand injury.Share Tweet
Lincecum hit by line drive, leaves gameMLB.com Jun 27 (2 days ago)Giants starting pitcher Tim Lincecum exited Saturday's game against the Rockies after taking a DJ LeMahieu line drive to his right forearm.Share TweetBuster Posey drove in two runs, and Andrew Susac had a three-run double in the seventh inning to rally the San Francisco Giants to a 7-5 victory over the Colorado Rockies on Saturday.Share Tweet
Ross, Kemp Lead Padres to 4-2 Win Over D-Backsnytimes.com Jun 27 (3 days ago)Tyson Ross overcame control problems to combine on a two-hitter and Matt Kemp hit a go-ahead sacrifice fly, lifting the San Diego Padres to a 4-2 win over the Arizona Diamondbacks on Friday night.Share Tweet
Speedy Spangenberg sparks Padres winMLB.com Jun 27 (3 days ago)Tyson Ross overcame command issues and a shaky start Friday night as the Padres edged the D-backs, 4-2, at Petco Park.Share TweetJust call Dodgers' Brett Anderson 'Mr. Dependable'Share Tweet
Puig feels better, returns as pinch-hitterMLB.com Jun 26 (3 days ago)Dodgers right fielder Yasiel Puig -- who missed the past two games with a torn callus on his left palm -- didn't start on Friday in the series opener at Marlins Park, but he did pinch-hit in the eighth inning and stayed in to finish the 7-1 Los Angeles …Share Tweet
Shoulder strain puts Affeldt on disabled listMLB.com Jun 26 (3 days ago)The San Francisco Giants placed left-handed relief pitcher Jeremy Affeldt on the 15-day disabled list Friday with a left shoulder strain. Right-hander Mike Broadway was recalled from Triple-A Sacramento in a corresponding move.Share Tweetyahoo.com Jun 26 (3 days ago)The San Francisco Giants weren't the only ones on the Internet to adopt a rainbow avatar Friday. Many people, organizations and corporations — including @Yahoo — did so after the Supreme Court ruling that made gay marriage legal across the land. But of …Share Tweetdeadspin.com Jun 26 (4 days ago)Yesterday’s game between the Dodgers and Cubs was delayed for several minutes when home plate umpire Andy Fletcher decided to go full Ump Show in the second inning, stalking Cubs starter Jon Lester back to the mound in order to establish his authority o…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.
NBA - Los Angeles Lakers hope legacy continues with D'Angelo RussellJun 29The Lakers acquire great big men, but they draft great guards, and they see something special in No. 2 pick D'Angelo Russell.
NBA draft -- 2015 NBA draft buzz and rumorsJun 25We're just minutes away from the 2015 NBA draft. Stay up to date with the latest news, rumors and buzz before the action gets underway in Brooklyn.
ESPN NowJun 25Russell is No. 2 on Chad Ford's Big Board and Mudiay is No. 5.
ESPN NowJun 24Chad Ford breaks down Terry Rozier's skill set as Rozier gets set to enter the NBA.