Apr 26, 2015, 9:24 AM EDT
The official word — for now — from the Cardinals is that ace right-hander Adam Wainwright left his start Saturday night against the Brewers because of a “left ankle injury.” But watch the video for yourself …
Apr 26, 2015, 8:37 AM EDT
It’s getting uglier and uglier for the Brew Crew.
Apr 22, 2015, 11:47 PM EDT
LaTroy Hawkins lost his hold on the Rockies’ ninth-inning job last week to Adam Ottavino and now his 2015 season continues to spiral in an ugly direction.
Apr 22, 2015, 10:35 PM EDT
Jose Bautista has been experiencing pain in his right shoulder for over a week and he aggravated it Tuesday night when he tried to throw out Delmon Young at first base from his position in right field.
Apr 22, 2015, 9:42 PM EDT
Mets ace Matt Harvey visited a doctor in New York on Wednesday evening for a left ankle injury that has been bothering him for over a month. But all is well, per MLB.com’s Anthony DiComo …
Apr 22, 2015, 9:26 PM EDT
Isn’t it, like, late April?
Apr 22, 2015, 8:57 PM EDT
Watch as Cubs infield prospect Addison Russell notches his first major league hit in the top of the third inning Wednesday evening against Pirates right-hander Vance Worley …
Apr 22, 2015, 8:33 PM EDT
He’ll head to Triple-A Tacoma initially, but Dutton thinks Quentin could be a “quick promotion candidate.”
Apr 22, 2015, 8:18 PM EDT
It’s so cold in The D.
Apr 22, 2015, 7:55 PM EDT
Cardinals third baseman Matt Carpenter entered play Wednesday batting .380/.426/.640 in 54 plate appearances and he added to that impressive slash line in the top of the first inning …
Apr 22, 2015, 7:02 PM EDT
Dickerson and Arenado have combined for five homers, 20 RBI, and 18 runs scored in 10 games this year.
Apr 22, 2015, 6:10 PM EDT
Wilin Rosario exploded onto the MLB scene in 2012, tallying 28 home runs and 71 RBI over 117 games as a 23-year-old. But his home run total fell to 21 in 2013 and then 13 in 2014, and he never showed any sort of defensive improvement at catcher or first base. The swift career decline continues in 2015 …
Apr 21, 2015, 11:54 PM EDT
Some positive news on the Joe Nathan front.
Apr 21, 2015, 10:47 PM EDT
Russell started at second base Tuesday and batted ninth.
Apr 21, 2015, 9:58 PM EDT
The 24-year-old former first-round pick was diagnosed with a sprained MCL in early March and the Nationals had been easing him back into action this month at their spring training complex in Viera, Florida.
Apr 21, 2015, 9:05 PM EDT
Watch this fourth-inning Giancarlo Stanton solo home run soar high and deep, all the way into the visitors bullpen, Tuesday evening at Philadelphia’s Citizens Bank Park …
Apr 21, 2015, 8:32 PM EDT
The 32-year-old is a .259/.313/.350 career hitter in 1,350 plate appearances at the major league level. He’ll give Arizona organizational depth at third base while Jake Lamb nurses a foot injury.
Apr 21, 2015, 7:40 PM EDT
Yelich was also a late scratch from the Marlins’ lineup exactly one week ago with the same lower back issue.
Apr 21, 2015, 6:53 PM EDT
From beat writer Dylan Hernandez of the Los Angeles Times comes word that Yasiel Puig will be back in the Dodgers’ starting lineup on Tuesday night against the Giants after appearing in just one game over the last eight days because of a left hamstring injury.
Apr 21, 2015, 6:09 PM EDT
Rockies third baseman Nolan Arenado was a late scratch from Monday night’s series opener against the Padres due to soreness in his left wrist and left fielder Corey Dickerson had to exit in the fourth inning after experiencing a flareup of the plantar fasciitis in his left foot.
Apr 19, 2015, 5:30 PM EDT
A’s right-hander Jesse Hahn made an early exit from his start Saturday against the Royals with a blister on his pitching hand and it sounds like he may miss a turn in Oakland’s rotation.
Apr 19, 2015, 4:53 PM EDT
“Counting games in St. Louis since the start of the 2003 season, the Reds are 3-29-2 in series against the Cardinals.”
Apr 19, 2015, 4:17 PM EDT
The 26-year-old d’Arnaud had a terrific second half last season for New York and he was off to a very promising start in 2015, hitting .317/.356/.537 with two home runs and 10 RBI in 11 games played.
Apr 19, 2015, 4:01 PM EDT
Brutal news here for the NL East-leading Mets.
Apr 19, 2015, 3:34 PM EDT
Jon Lester appears to have found a solution for his problems making throws to first base …
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