If it was his last start in a Mets uniform, at least it was memorable. While the Mets are looking to trade him, Bartolo Colon went out and flirted with history, pitching perfect baseball into the seventh inning as he beat the Mariners 3-2 Wednesday at Safeco Field.
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Colon allowed just three hits in 7 1/3 innings and gave up two runs, while striking out five.
Newsday 8 hours ago
Bartolo Colon of the Mets lost a perfect game with two outs in the seventh inning against the Seattle Mariners.
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His attempt came just three days after the Mets avoided a no-hitter.
As the Nationals await their team doctor’s evaluation of Ryan Zimmerman’s MRI exam, they placed Zimmerman on the 15-day disabled list with a right hamstring strain, called up infielder Zach Walters, braced for the possibility they will chase the pennant without one of their most indispensable players and prepared for potential contingencies. Nationals team physician […]
Nationals Journal | Washington Post 13 hours ago
Zach Walters’s name is on the card. Ryan Zimmerman headed to the DL. Real question is how long. — Adam Kilgore (@AdamKilgoreWP) July 23, 2014 Ryan Zimmerman’s absence from the Nationals’ lineup for this afternoon’s game against the Rockies seems to indicate another trip to the disabled list, this time with a hamstring injury. Adam […]
CSN Washington 12 hours ago
The Nationals have placed Ryan Zimmerman on the 15-day DL with a right hamstring strain and recalled Zach Walters from Class AAA Syracuse.
Could Tommy John still be an option for the 25-year-old star?
Dodgers Report | ESPN Los Angeles 6 hours ago
PITTSBURGH -- Before Dan Haren signed with the Los Angeles Dodgers, rumors still persisted that the team was intent on landing Masahiro Tanaka. He knew that Chad Billingsley was on the comeback trail. There was a pretty good chance he'd be looking over his shoulder at some point in the season if he wasn't...
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Yankees general manager Brian Cashman said Wednesday it's too early to call whether the rest program prescribed for Masahiro Tanaka's right elbow will work.
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Brian Cashman joins The Michael Kay Show to discuss the Yankees recent moves, the progress of some minor league prospects and the status of Masahiro Tanaka's elbow. Subscribe for daily videos on YES Network: http://yesnet.me/10FUHE2 Follow YES Network on
Hunter Pence drove in all of San Francisco's runs with a double in the ninth and Madison Bumgarner pitched eight scoreless innings to lead the Giants to a 3-1 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies on Wednesday night. San Francisco Giants shortstop Brandon Crawford goes for the pop out on Philadelphia Phillies' Carlos Ruiz during the fifth inning of a baseball game, Wednesday, July 23, 2014, in Philadelphia. San Francisco Giants starting pitcher Madison Bumgarner pitches in the rain during the fifth inning of a baseball game against the Philadelphia Phillies, Wednesday, July 23,...
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Hunter Pence saw the Phillie Phanatic drive up, and so he went over to help out. “He’s so entertaining,” Pence said. “I went over there to give him the opportunity to make fun of me.” The furry green character mimicked… Continue Reading →The post POSTGAME NOTES: Pence is an entertainer...
Late tonight, the Tigers added to its bullpen depth by acquiring right-hander Joakim Soria from the Texas Rangers for prospects Corey Knebel and Jake Thompson. Here's how the Twittersphere, from reporters, pundits and fans, reacted.
White Sox shortstop remembers he didn't want final out hit his way but he took grounder and finished up starter's great dayWhite Sox shortstop Alexei Ramirez said he often thinks about the day five years ago when he fielded a ground ball and threw it to first for an out that set off a huge celebration at U.S. Cellular Field.
From Chronicle Staff Writer Susan Slusser at the Coliseum Oakland had a laugher over the Astros pretty much wrapped up on Wednesday when Jim Johnson entered the game with a seven-run lead. In what well might have been the beleaguered reliever’s last appearance with the A’s, Johnson didn’t retire a batter and was charged with four of Houston’s five runs in the eighth. Set-up man Luke Gregerson had to enter what had been a blowout to get the final two outs of the inning and closer Sean Doolittle had to nail down Oakland’s 9-7 win in the ninth. Johnson, who was bounced from the closer...
There have been rumblings for the past several weeks that the St. Louis Cardinals are interested in acquiring Tampa Bay Rays left-hander David Price.
That's at least according to one report
Bruce Billings designated for assignment
Chase Headley woke up Wednesday, rubbed his eyes and reached to scratch his beard. It was gone. It wasn't a dream. He wasn't in San Diego anymore.
A concussion, believed to be his second in five years, cost Carlos Ruiz 26 games. The Phillies catcher was activated from the disabled list Wednesday and will bat fifth.
Philadelphia Phillies SP A.J. Burnett worked eight scoreless innings while allowing four hits and four ...
The Giants might be in the market for a starting pitcher. Let's look at Jake Peavy, the most likely fit. Andrew Baggarly writes that the Giants are "intensifying their search for a starting pitcher". This means it's time to write about him writing about the Giants intensifying their search. Specifically, the pitcher mentioned in the article, Jake Peavy. Jake Peavy won a Cy Young. He's also kind of janky now, with an adjusted ERA under the league average for four out of the last five years. His strikeouts are falling. His walks are increasing. The odds are excellent that he just allowed a...
ST. LOUIS — Major League Baseball instituted a competitive balance lottery in 2012 to award additional draft picks to help small-market and low-revenue teams.