3:59 PM EDT, Sun August 30, 2015
MetsBlog 4 hours ago

Matz will only start when he returns from DL

Rookie lefthander Steven Matz will only be used as a starter when he returns from the disabled list, Terry Collins told reporters Sunday. Collins said it “wouldn’t be fair” to ask Matz to warm up in a hurry as a …
Mets acquire Addison Reed

Mets acquire Addison Reed

NEW YORK — In an attempt to shore up their bullpen the Mets have acquired reliever Addison Reed from the Diamondbacks for minor league pitchers Miller Diaz and Matt Koch, the team announced. Reed is expected to join the team …
New York Post 2 hours ago

Fan who fell to death at Yankees game died booing A-Rod

The 60-year-old man who fell to his death from the upper deck at Turner Field in Atlanta, Ga., on Saturday night was a “passionate Braves fan” who spent his final...
Braves Journal 4 hours ago

Yankees 3, Braves 1

I don’t much feel like recapping today’s game for obvious reasons. Wisler pitched pretty well, but the offense couldn’t score if you spotted them a thousand bucks and dropped them off in Bangkok. Here’s an Auburn preview instead.
New York Daily News 2 hours ago
Mets complete deal for reliever Addison Reed

Mets complete deal for reliever Addison Reed

The Mets’ deal for righty reliever Addison Reed is complete, the team announced on Sunday before first pitch against the Red Sox.
Gaslamp Ball 12 hours ago

SD 3, PHI 4: Padres not doing much to stop their slide

Yeah, they lost to the Phillies again. It's a bummer of a position to be in at this point in the season, but as the Padres drop another to a team they are more than capable of beating, and the losing streak continues, the hopes of an offseason experience start to dwindle. The easy-pickin's Phillies gave the Friars more trouble tonight and not much was done about it. Colin Rae made another start today, this time bumping us ERA up a tiny bit. Rae wasn't spittin' hot fire or anything, but only gave up four earned runs over the course of five innings. He strike out four Phils and walked two,...

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Newsday 29 mins ago

Bobby Parnell throws live batting practice Sunday, could be activated Tuesday

Bobby Parnell was back on the mound at Citi Field on Sunday, throwing a live batting practice session.
New York Daily News 1 hour ago
Schedules get in the way of a meeting of the Mookies

Schedules get in the way of a meeting of the Mookies

There will be no Mookie Summit on Sunday. Perhaps ever.
Washington Post 2 hours ago

Nats Journal: The demise of Clint Robinson’s legendary bat, broken on a hit, but not forgotten

Woven into the fabric of this dramatic Nationals season, knit between threads of expectations and disappointment, folded into images of anthem standoffs and bottles of chocolate syrup, is the legend of Clint Robinson and his unbreakable bat. Read full article >>
MASN Sports 2 hours ago

Nats game blog: Nats seek series with over Marlins with Strasburg on hill - Byron Kerr

Nats game blog: With Strasburg on hill, Nats seek fourth straight series victory
Newark Star-Ledger 2 hours ago

How Mets' offense went from worst to first and turned them into World Series contenders

Entering Saturday, no team -- not the thunderous bats in Toronto, not the galore of talent playing for the Cubs or the mighty lineup in Boston -- had scored more runs over the previous 30 days
Washington Post 2 hours ago

Nats Journal: Nationals-Marlins discussion thread: Game 129

For the first time in a week and a half, the Nationals gained a game on the Mets. And now, they sent their best pitcher of the second half, Stephen Strasburg (8-6, 4.14 ERA), to the mound. Since his second return from the disabled list, the right-hander has a 1.73 ERA over four starts with 32 strikeouts and only three walks. He will be opposed by left-hander Brad Hand (4-3, 4.23 ERA). The lineups are here. As always, talk about the game below.Read full article >>
CSN Washington 3 hours ago

Nats look for fourth consecutive series win vs. Marlins

The Nats have a chance to win their fourth straight series and set them up rather nicely for a huge series against the MLB-best Cardinals.
New York Daily News 3 hours ago
Is Panic City making a return?

Is Panic City making a return?

The Mets' NL East lead has been cut to 5.5 games? What happens if it gets to 4.5?

Game 129: Marlins at Nats

  The Nationals enter Sunday with a chance to win their fourth consecutive series, a feat that would set them up rather nicely for a huge series early this coming week in St. Louis against the MLB-best Cardinals. It’s a good opportunity for some positive momentum to take on the road and the Nats will…

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  • 5 Jordan Zimmermann

    Jordan Zimmermann

    Jordan Zimmermann uses lethal fastball to cut down Marlins 5-1 - Byron Kerr

  • 5 Jacob deGrom

    Jacob deGrom

    Jacob deGrom regains his form with strong outing against Red Sox

  • 3 Denard Span

    Denard Span

    Nats Journal: Denard Span, free agent after this season: Time in D.C. ‘resurrected my career’

  • 3 David Wright

    David Wright

    Mets' David Wright a little sore (not his back), gets day off

  • 2 Tom Koehler

    Tom Koehler

    Tom Koehler's struggles continue in Marlins' 5-1 loss to Nats

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