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Tampa Bay Rays shortstop Yunel Escobar left Saturday night's game against the Rockies after being hit on the left hand by a pitch from Colorado starter Jon Garland.Upvote Share Tweet
Recovering Greinke appears ahead of scheduleDodgers right-hander Zack Greinke, who is currently on the 15-day disabled list, appears to be ahead of schedule in his recovery from a broken collarbone after throwing a full bullpen session Saturday at AT&T Park, exactly three weeks after surgery.Upvote Share TweetLos Angeles manager Don Mattingly doesn't expect injured shortstop Hanley Ramirez back from the disabled list any time soon.Upvote Share TweetSAN DIEGO (AP) Padres third baseman Chase Headley ran into club executive chairman Ron Fowler at Petco Park on Friday and explained why he doesn't want a contract extension to be negotiated during the season.Upvote Share Tweet
The Juice: Clayton Kershaw dominates in emotional outing, Dodgers still fall on Buster Posey walkoff homeryahoo.com Updated May 4, 2013The Juice returns for season No. 6! It's almost eligible for free-agency! Stop by daily for news from the action, along with great photos, stats, video highlights and more.Pitching with a heavy heart following the passing of his father, Clayton Kershaw …Upvote Share TweetThe Dodgers' injury epidemic reclaimed shortstop Hanley Ramirez Friday night, and the left-on-base epidemic continued, too, as they stranded 13 more and lost the series opener to the Giants on Buster Posey's walk-off homer leading off the bottom of the …Upvote Share Tweet
Longoria, Johnson power Rays to extra-inning winAn RBI single from Evan Longoria and a two-run homer from Kelly Johnson gave the Rays a 7-4 extra-inning victory over the Rockies on Friday night.Upvote Share Tweet
Orioles Top Angels In 10May 4Steve Pearce's RBI single in the 10th lifted the Orioles to a 5-4 win over the Angels.
Remembering 'Fernandomania'May 4Former Cy Young winner Fernando Valenzuela looks back on his career and the "Fernandomania" craze of the early 1980s.
Giants Walk Off For Second Straight NightMay 4Guillermo Quiroz's first home run of the season lifted the Giants to a walk-off win in the 10th, their fifth straight victory.
Web GemsMay 4Does Nolan Arenado's barehanded grab and off-balanced throw to first top Anthony Rizzo's catch while falling over the tarp?
San Antonio Spurs vs. Golden State Warriors previewMay 4Our 5-on-5 panel breaks down the Western Conference semifinals matchup between the Spurs and Warriors.