The Mets hoped to make themselves more immune from droughts this season, so they lavished a big-money contract on Curtis Granderson.
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Granderson is hitting just .116 after finishing 0-for-3 in the Mets 3-0 loss to the Cardinals. The walk he earned during a failed ninth inning comeback was his first in 10 days.
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NEW YORK -- Curtis Granderson now is hitless in a career-high 22 straight at-bats. Yet after a 3-0 loss to the St. Louis Cardinals on Tuesday night at Citi Field, Terry Collins indicated it is not yet time to sit the right fielder. Curtis Granderson #3 RFNew York Mets 2014 STATS GM19 HR1 RBI5 R5 OBP.225 AVG.116 Granderson's...
Adam Wainwright throws 7 scoreless innings, allowing just four hits
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NEW YORK -- Adam Wainwright delivered again in Queens as Mets bats remained quiet. Wainwright tossed seven scoreless innings thanks to Matt Holliday reaching over the wall to take away a homer and the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Mets, 3-0, Tuesday night at Citi Field. Adam Wainwright #50 SPSt....
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Dillon Gee pitched six strong innings but Adam Wainwright was even better, allowing just four hits as the Cardinals shut out the Mets, 3-0.
Carlos Gomez is leading off and playing center field per usual tonight as the Milwaukee Brewers host the San Diego Padres at Miller Park.
Brewers Blog | Milwaukee Journal Sentinel 12 hours ago
Milwaukee Brewers catcher Martin Maldonado has been suspended for five games and centerfielder Carlos Gomez three games for their roles in a benches-clearing brawl with the Pittsburgh Pirates on Sunday at PNC Park.
Harvey: "It was my decision. It wasn’t with the intention of putting the attention on myself. It was more so a funny little picture I saw this morning and I was genuinely excited six months had already passed."
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It's been six months since Matt Harvey underwent Tommy John surgery. What better way to celebrate the milestone than by sharing a photo of yourself flipping the bird?
And so, Thomas Boswell of the Washington Post took a hatchet to Bryce Harper with a column Monday morning that reeked of someone in the Nats organization (Mike Rizzo?) feeding him lines in order to support Matt Williams. Later in...
Andre Ethier is still sick, and, for that reason, he's out of the Dodgers' lineup for tonight's 7:10 p.m. start against the Philadelphia Phillies. Would he be in the lineup if he were feeling fine? That's a good question. Dodgers manager Don...
ATLANTA – Christian Yelich has two streaks on the line when the Marlins face Atlanta tonight in the second game of this series. The Marlins leadoff hitter extended his career-long hitting streak to 15 games in the first inning on Monday with an infield single. He is hitting .381 during the streak with a .458 on base percentage. Yelich also stole the 14th consecutive base in his career without being caught, breaking the team record of 13 to start a career by Edgar Renteria in 1996. Yelich was asked what the hitting streak means. “Not a whole lot,” he said. “Winning games is more...
According to a report that recently surfaced on MLBTR.com, the San Diego Padres and Atlanta Braves have consummated a deal that has sent infielder Tyler Greene to the Friars for a player to be named later. David O’Brien of the Atlanta Journal Constitution first reported the transaction via Twitter: #Braves traded minor league IF […]Friars Acquire Greene From Braves - Friars on Base - Friars on Base - A San Diego Padres Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
So who here had heard of Collin McHugh before tonight?
Ten days after the Nationals optioned him to Class AAA Syracuse in order to add a fresher relief, on the first day he was eligible to return, the Nationals recalled right-hander Aaron Barrett on Tuesday afternoon. In order to make room on the roster, the Nationals shuttled lefty Xavier Cedeno back to Syracuse once again. Read full article >>
Juan Lagares is running, but there is no timetable for his return from the disabled list, Terry Collins said on Tuesday. Lagares is feeling ‘much better,’ he said in a post to Instagram on Monday (Lagares, Apr. 21). Lagares was put on the 15-day disabled list with a tight hamstring last week. He later said he expects to be […]
Where: Nationals Park TV: Fox Sports West, 4 p.m. Did you know: The Angels, who were 9-10 before Tuesday’s game, have already matched the win total from last April, when they were 9-17. THE PITCHERS RHP JERED WEAVER (1-2, 4.74) After picking up...
Time to start up the calls again for Mike Olt to be the Cubs’ everyday third baseman. Olt hit another opposite-field home run to put some distance on a close game as the Cubs went on to beat the reeling Arizona Diamondbacks 9-2 Tuesday night at Wrigley Field – giving the Cubs back-to-back victories for the first time since Sept. 9-10. Olt, the former first-round pick acquired from Texas in the Matt Garza trade last July, has shared time at third base all month...
Chase Headley's 12th inning home run helped lead the Padres to a 2-1 win over the Brewers on Tuesday.
The Cardinlas' offense was backed by solid pitching from Tyler Lyons yesterday, but were unable to get anything going against Mets starter Jenrry Mejia. Will they allow Waino to suffer the same fate tonight? Obligatory: via cdn0.sbnation.com How's it look? Lineup is out for @Cardinals 4/22 pic.twitter.com/jAHM2u4Sz6 — FOX Sports Midwest (@FSMidwest) April 22, 2014 Jon Jay gets another start in centerfield tonight, despite the expansive Citi Field outfield. With a groundball pitcher, Adam Wainwright, on the mound, and facing the right-handed Dillion Gee, combined with how...