3:31 PM EDT, Thu August 17, 2017
Cincinnati.com 2 hours ago
Reds rookie Ervin gets first homer, but not the ball

Reds rookie Ervin gets first homer, but not the ball

While a photo of Phillip Ervins home run ball appeared on Twitter, the actual keepsake did not make it back to the Cincinnati Reds rookie.         
CSN Philly 2 hours ago

Phillies outfield prospect Carlos Tocci promoted to Triple A

Phillies outfield prospect Carlos Tocci, who it seems like has been in the organization forever, was promoted from Double A Reading to Triple
Red Bird Rants 2 hours ago

St. Louis Cardinals: The effect of a Rosenthal injury

Things went from bad to worse last night in Boston after the St. Louis Cardinals blew a lead and lost their closer. Last night, the St. Louis Cardinals may have lost more than just a game. Depending on news today, they may have lost their closer for an extended period. Trevor Rosenthal came into last […] St. Louis Cardinals: The effect of a Rosenthal injury - Redbird Rants - Redbird Rants - A St. Louis Cardinals Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
philly.com 2 hours ago

Phillies promote centerfielder Carlos Tocci to triple A

The majors could be the next step, next month.
Red Reporter 3 hours ago
Reds at Cubs, Game 4: Previews and Predictions

Reds at Cubs, Game 4: Previews and Predictions

Cincinnati Reds @ Chicago Cubs 2:20 PM ET Scott Feldman vs. Jon Lester Another matchup of two veterans today, as Scott Feldman makes his second start since returning from the DL. After the disappointing end last night, a Reds win here could go a long way for the rest of the season. Jon Lester pitches for Chicago. Like his cohort Lackey, Lester is having a down season after a stellar year last year, and could be vulnerable if the Reds’ bats stay hot from the late innings last night. Go Reds!
philly.com 3 hours ago

Phillies prospect Elniery Garcia pitching well after suspension

The lefthander has started two games for double-A Reading as he tries to make up for lost time.
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette 3 hours ago

Paul Zeise: The Pirates were never really a playoff contender

The Pirates are no longer in the race for the National League Central Division title. Their fleeting hopes were officially crushed right about the time Manny Pina hit the Brewers’ fifth home run against them Wednesday in a 7-6 loss. 
CSN Philly 3 hours ago

Phillies-Giants 5 things: Aaron Nola on track to make some more history

Aaron Nola is on a historic streak of dominance that appears likely to continue tonight in a great matchup in the Bay Area. By Corey Seidman
CBS Chicago 3 hours ago
WATCH: Chicago Cubs’ Kris Bryant Says “Yes” To Marriage Proposal From Fan

WATCH: Chicago Cubs’ Kris Bryant Says “Yes” To Marriage Proposal From Fan

Chicago Cubs third baseman and reigning National League MVP Kris Bryant made a visit on Wednesday to the Adult Down Syndrome Center at Advocate Lutheran General Hospital in Park Ridge. There he was on the receiving end of a marriage proposal.
With playoff position at stake, Brewers face possible make-or-break, nine-game trip

With playoff position at stake, Brewers face possible make-or-break, nine-game trip

The Brewers are facing a possible make-or-break trip to Colorado, San Francisco and Los Angeles.        
Mile High Sports 3 hours ago

MORNING MINUTE: Joint practices and a beatdown at Coors Field

The Rockies demolish the Braves and the Broncos have joint practices with the 49ers. That and more in the Morning Minute.
St. Louis Post-Dispatch 3 hours ago
Who should own Rally Cat? Vote right meow!

Who should own Rally Cat? Vote right meow!

The cat — who scampered to fame after running across the Busch Stadium outfield last week — is being cared for by St. Louis Feral Cat Outreach. But the Cardinals are claiming custody of the feline, whom the outreach center…
Minor league report: Piscotty smacks fourth homer in six games

Minor league report: Piscotty smacks fourth homer in six games

Stephen Piscotty has at least one extra-base hit, including four home runs, in each of the six games he's played since being optioned to Class AAA Memphis.
MASN Sports 3 hours ago

Eaton running and swinging a bat as knee rehab continues - Byron Kerr

Center fielder Adam Eaton updated his progress from ACL knee surgery. He has been out since late April. Eaton said he has started running and swinging a bat the last two weeks. "I've been hitting, been throwing," Eaton reported. "Literally...
St. Louis Post-Dispatch 4 hours ago
Hochman: In weird year, Cards' leadoff man bats cleanup

Hochman: In weird year, Cards' leadoff man bats cleanup

They paid Dexter Fowler big bucks to leadoff. Now he's paying off, short-term, at cleanup.

National League Player News

  • 9 Kris Bryant

    Kris Bryant

    WATCH: Chicago Cubs’ Kris Bryant Says “Yes” To Marriage Proposal From Fan

  • 9 John Lackey

    John Lackey

    John Lackey collects a career milestone with first stolen base

  • 7 Kyle Schwarber

    Kyle Schwarber

    Chicago Cubs: Kyle Schwarber showing progression in the field

  • 7 Joey Votto

    Joey Votto

    Zack Cozart and Eugenio Suarez (and others) talk about Joey Votto

  • 7 Giancarlo Stanton

    Giancarlo Stanton

    Giancarlo Stanton views 61 as the legitimate home run record

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