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Times-Picayune 2 hours ago
Royce LaFrance to get NFL shot with the Saints; 2 more Tulane players sign

Royce LaFrance to get NFL shot with the Saints; 2 more Tulane players sign

Arturo Uzdavinis signed with the Houston Texas while Rob Kelley signed with the Washington Redskins
Mets 360 17 mins ago
Gut Reaction: Giants 6, Mets 1 – 5/1/2016

Gut Reaction: Giants 6, Mets 1 – 5/1/2016

Welp. You can’t win them all, right? The Mets dropped the final game of the series against the Giants on a soggy, miserable day at Citi Field 6-1, snapping their eight-game winning streak. There’s no shame in losing to Madison…Read more →
Viva El Birdos 6 mins ago
Nationals @ Cardinals recap 5.1 - Cards suffer series sweep

Nationals @ Cardinals recap 5.1 - Cards suffer series sweep

Pitcher's Duel falls apart for the Cardinals in the seventh. Washington Nationals @ St. Louis Cardinals Max Scherzer v. Carlos Martinez 1:15 p.m. CT Busch Stadium - St. Louis, Missouri Today's Lineups - WASHINGTON NATIONALS ST. LOUIS CARDINALS Matt den Dekker - CF Matt Carpenter - 3B Anthony Rendon - 3B Stephen Piscotty - RF Bryce Harper - RF Matt Holliday - LF Daniel Murphy - 2B Brandon Moss - 1B Jayson Werth - LF Yadier Molina - C Clint Robinson - 1B Randal Grichuk - CF Danny Espinosa - SS Kolten Wong - 2B Jose Lobaton - C Aledmys Diaz -...
Dodgers move struggling Yasiel Puig to the leadoff spot against the Padres

Dodgers move struggling Yasiel Puig to the leadoff spot against the Padres

Unsatisfied with Yasiel Puig’s performance during the first month of the season, Dodgers Manager Dave Roberts moved him into the leadoff spot for Sunday’s series finale. The move might look counterintuitive -- giving more at-bats to a player stuck in a rotten stretch of hitting -- but Roberts felt...
Plain Dealer 1 hour ago

Live chat, updates: Cleveland Indians vs. Philadelphia Phillies on Sunday, Game 22

Danny Salazar is scheduled to face the Phillies on Sunday in the conclusion of this three-game interleague series and nine-game trip for the Indians.

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Arizona Republic Apr 28, 2016
GM Stewart: Chase Field no factor in struggles

GM Stewart: Chase Field no factor in struggles

D-Backs General Manager Dave Stewart believes his starting rotation will improve and when it does, the rest of the National League will have "issues."         
Arizona Republic Apr 28, 2016
Inexperienced OF part of D-Backs' reality

Inexperienced OF part of D-Backs' reality

The Diamondbacks haven't been able to rely on veteran defenders in the outfield with Thursday’s lineup evidence of that.         

Dodgers' Yasiel Puig seems to have lost patience at the plate

The most encouraging image from the latest iteration of Yasiel Puig's attempt at development occurred in the first game of the season. Puig worked a walk against San Diego, flipped his bat and sprinted to first base. Puig repeated the gesture four more times during the first week of the season,...
MASN Sports Apr 28, 2016

Nats struggle for answers after back-to-back 3-0 losses - Byron Kerr

The Phillies handed the Nationals another 3-0 shutout loss on Thursday, sweeping the three-game series. Despite a lineup that was switched around a bit to try to jumpstart the offense, the Nationals combined for only four hits. The Nationals have...

Scooter Gennett to DL; Hernan Perez called up

Brewers manager Craig Counsell said Thursday he expects second baseman Scooter Gennett to be out three weeks with the slight oblique strain that landed him on the 15-day disabled list.

Nicolino, Urena take big steps for Marlins in shutout win

A baseball season is a process of discovery.The Miami Marlins gained valuable insight into two 24-year-old pitchers just up from the minors in an adventure-laden 2-0 victory Wednesday at Dodger Stadium that went from sublime to ridiculous.It began with Justin Nicolino showing he may be ready to...
Newsday Apr 28, 2016

Mets' middle infield gets big improvement from Neil Walker, Asdrubal Cabrera

When the Mets set out to upgrade the middle of their infield this past winter, their priorities were clear. They sought offensive production and steady defense, a combination that for years had proved elusive.
Dodgers lineups: Kenta Maeda gets his chance to face boyhood idol Ichiro

Dodgers lineups: Kenta Maeda gets his chance to face boyhood idol Ichiro

LOS ANGELES -- It is a big night for the Japanese media that follows both the Dodgers and Miami Marlins. Either sensing the moment or just wanting to give Marcell Ozuna (batting .220 over his past 12 games), Marlins manager Don Mattingly is giving...
philly.com Apr 28, 2016

Phillies beat Nationals, 3-0, to complete sweep

WASHINGTON - Cameron Rupp roared into second base and pounded his fists Thursday night. The Phillies finally had a run. Rupp's ninth-inning fly ball had fallen into deep right field, over the reach of Bryce Harper, and scored the winning run in a 3-0 victory over the Washington Nationals.

Giants-Mets pitching probables

On deck Friday at Mets 4:10 p.m. CSNBA Peavy (1-1) vs. Matz (2-1) Saturday at Mets 1:05 p.m. CSNBA, FS1 Cain (0-2) vs. deGrom (2-0) Sunday at Mets 10:10 a.m. CSNBA Bumgarner (2-2) vs. Syndergaard (2-0) ...

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    Yasiel Puig

    Dodgers move struggling Yasiel Puig to the leadoff spot against the Padres

  • 2 Noah Syndergaard

    Noah Syndergaard

    Bumgarner outpitches Syndergaard, Giants benefit from one small, strategic act in 6-1 victory over Mets

  • 2 Blake Treinen

    Blake Treinen

    National Treasure: Treinen overcomes various hurdles to gain big-league spot

  • 1 Trevor Story

    Trevor Story

    Trevor Story, Nolan Arenado lead MLB homer parade

  • 1 Tom Koehler

    Tom Koehler

    Live coverage: Brewers vs. Marlins

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