Alonso's 41st HR ties Mets' single-season record
Judge's MLB rookie home run record (52) in reach; Mets fall to Braves
NEW YORK -- When the Mets carried Pete Alonso on their Opening Day roster, they did so with faith that he could impact their team in a positive way. Even the staunchest optimists among them hardly could have envisioned this.
Alonso tied the Mets’ franchise record with his 41st home
Yankees match record for most HRs in a month
Judge homer gives New York 58 dingers in 23 games in August
Aaron Judge's solo home run in the fourth inning of Saturday afternoon’s 2-1 loss to the Dodgers was a fine sight to see for the Yankees, for a few reasons.
Judge’s 424-foot homer to center field was New York’s first hit of the game off a locked-in Tony Gonsolin, and
Cervelli pays quick dividends in Braves debut
Former Pirate goes 3-for-5 with 3 RBIs after joining team on Saturday
NEW YORK -- A little more than a month after wondering if his career, or at least his days as a catcher were complete, Francisco Cervelli has found a new home with the Braves, who benefited from the immediate contributions he made in Saturday night’s 9-5 win over the Mets
'Jack and Dak' forming impressive young duo
Hudson throws six scoreless innings of his own vs. Rockies
ST. LOUIS -- Dakota Hudson and Jack Flaherty have become the anchors of the Cardinals’ rotation -- and the Rockies were unlucky enough to have faced them on back-to-back days.
After Flaherty’s three-hit, nine-strikeout effort in six scoreless innings on Friday, Hudson followed up with six scoreless innings of his
Clevinger leads Tribe, goes to 9-0 vs. Royals
Indians rally behind Reyes' HR after losing J-Ram to wrist injury
CLEVELAND -- In a season in which their vaunted rotation was drastically revised by injury, illness and, eventually, a major trade, the Indians have nonetheless risen to the challenge of an American League Central race. So losing a key lineup piece in Jose Ramirez, but defeating a division opponent anyway
Jason Segel texted 'Forgetting Sarah' Marshall
White Sox right-hander surprised to hear from star of 2008 comedy
CHICAGO -- Evan Marshall now has a Hollywood connection.
As the White Sox reliever was sleeping Saturday morning, he received a text from Jason Segel, the star and writer of the entertaining 2008 comedy "Forgetting Sarah Marshall," from which Marshall took his “Forgetting Sarah” Players' Weekend nickname. Segel, who was
Potent offense keeps Nats rolling in win
Washington tallies fourth straight victory, 11th in past 13 games
CHICAGO -- From top to bottom, this Nationals lineup continues to be a nightmare for opposing pitchers.
The Nats remained red-hot on Saturday afternoon at Wrigley Field, knocking Cubs starter José Quintana, who had not lost a contest in two months, out of the game after four innings en route
Allard goes 6 1/3 scoreless for 2nd Rangers win
Calhoun, Santana hit 2-run homers in Texas' shutout victory
CHICAGO -- Rangers rookie left-hander Kolby Allard made his fifth Major League start on Saturday night and pitched like a savvy veteran well beyond the age of 22.
This is what the good ones look like, no matter how long they have been in the big leagues. Allard used four
Severino's slam backs strong outing by Means
Both O's put recent struggles behind them in impressive win over Rays
BALTIMORE -- Pedro Severino dropped his bat and watched the ball sail into the Baltimore night, the weight of an opportunity lost resoundingly slipping off his shoulders. Severino had just hammered an Austin Pruitt fastball to unload the bases, one at-bat removed from rolling over on one of Pruitt’s sliders
J-Ram undergoes MRI on wrist, may land on IL
Indians third baseman sustains injury during 1st-inning AB
CLEVELAND -- The Indians were examining the severity of a right wrist injury that forced José Ramírez to leave Saturday night’s 4-2 win over the Royals in the middle of his first-inning plate appearance.
Ramirez, who doubled over in pain after foul-tipping a 2-0 fastball from Glenn Sparkman, had an
Mets activate McNeil from IL, place Nido on it
NL batting leader enters game in 7th, goes 2-for-2; will start Sunday
NEW YORK -- The National League’s leading hitter is back at Citi Field for the stretch run.
The Mets activated Jeff McNeil off the injured list on Saturday, after he missed the minimum 10 games due to a strained left hamstring. McNeil was not in the starting lineup for Saturday