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Puig helped power the Dodgers' campaign for a postseason spot on Saturday, collecting a career-best three home runs in a finish over the Cardinals. Sale will be an "opener" in today's game, limited to two innings or so of work. Chicago will be without Pedro Strop for at least a couple of weeks and maybe more. Luis Ortiz pulled from first MLB start with injury. What Does This Table Mean: Top Stories

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The first pitch is scheduled for 7: Atlanta Braves Odds St. Fox Sports North will broadcast the matchup and the game gets underway at 7: The matchup will begin at 8: The action starts at Mid-Atlantic Sports Network will televise the matchup and the game gets going at 7: Fox Sports Net Wisconsin will be airing the matchup.

The game is slated to get underway at 7: Fox Sports Kansas City will be airing this interleague showdown and the game gets underway at 7: The total stands … Continue reading Kansas City Royals vs. Fox Sports San Diego is in line to broadcast the matchup and the game is scheduled to get underway at This AL matchup will get underway at 8: ET and Fox Sports Southwest will be airing the game.

Jake Odorizzi loses no-hit bid against Yankees in eighth inning. Twins starter Jake Odorizzi brought a no-hit bid into the eighth inning against the Yankees but ended up losing both that and the shutout bid.

Nelson Cruz homers for 1,th career RBI. Nelson Cruz swatted his 35th home run of the season, a solo shot, that also netted him his 1,th career RBI. Athletics put 11 consecutive runners on base, score 10 runs in third inning vs. The lowly Orioles allowed 11 consecutive Athletics to reach base in the third inning on Wednesday.

Yu Darvish undergoes arthroscopic debridement surgery on right elbow. Cubs starter Yu Darvish underwent arthroscopic debridement surgery on his right elbow on Wednesday. Gregory Polanco to undergo shoulder surgery. Pirates outfielder Gregory Polanco will undergo surgery on Wednesday to stabilize his dislocated left shoulder.

The Giants' current game losing streak is the club's worst skid since Dodgers finally beat Reds, finish season series The Dodgers had lost all six games against the lowly Reds entering today. With their final opportunity to get on the board, the Dodgers beat the Reds on Wednesday. Sean Manaea may miss all of as well. There is no official word yet, but manager Bob Melvin believes his recovery time will be a year at least.

It was Ramirez's first homer since August Team with losing record wins championship on walkoff balk. Really, you have never seen one like this. The Braves took a big step toward clinching the NL East last night.

Red Sox clinch postseason berth with win over Blue Jays. Trevor Story becomes first shortstop in major league history with 40 doubles, 30 homers, and 25 steals in a season. Rockies shortstop Trevor Story doubled on Tuesday, giving him 40 on the season along with 32 home runs and 25 stolen bases.

Yankees manager Aaron Boone wants outfielder Aaron Judge back in the lineup so bad, he'll longingly write Judge's name in the lineup card at night. Hisashi Iwakuma will head back to Japan to play baseball. Mariners pitcher Hisashi Iwakuma will head back to Japan to continue his baseball career next season.

He spent all of working his way back from a shoulder injury. Veteran outfielder Adam Jones didn't start any of the Orioles' three games against the Rays over the weekend. He also hit 7 homers in while walking 13 times compared to only 8 strikeouts and posting a 1. In college, Richan posted a career 4. He was in with a 4. He also struck out batters in Maddon sent Willson Contreras up to pinch-hit in the fifth inning of Sunday's Cubs loss and the catcher drilled one to straightaway center that looked like it might be a game-tying home run off the bat.

When the ball hit off the wall instead of soaring into the bleachers, he had to hustle to even get to second base and actually may have been out there if the Reds had realized he wasn't running out of the box:. And that will be addressed. The whole team didn't like that. Maddon went back to that play two other times in his postgame press conference, reiterating it will be addressed with Contreras and saying he was happy with his team's effort in the loss "outside of the play by Willson.

But for Contreras to react like that was a bad look, not even taking into account the fact he's gone six weeks without a homer last dinger was Aug.