Bookmark

Add to MyYahoo RSS

National League News

National League news continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.

1 hr ago | ESPN

McCutchen's blasts in 9th, 11th carry Pirates

Andrew McCutchen tied the game with a solo homer in the ninth inning Saturday night, then connected again in the 11th inning, rallying the struggling Pittsburgh Pirates to a 6-5 victory over the Cincinnati Reds .

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, Major League Baseball, National League Central, Baseball Players, Andrew McCutchen, Tony Watson, Mike Leake, Aroldis Chapman, Chris Heisey

5 hrs ago | Merced Sun-Star

Cards win, Brewers SS Segura out after son's death

Segura left the team and traveled home to the Dominican Republic, a day after his 9-month-old son died.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, Major League Baseball, National League Central, Baseball Players, Wily Peralta, Adam Wainwright, Tony Cruz, St. Louis Cardinals, Jean Segura

5 hrs ago | WLUK-TV Green Bay

Segura leaves Brewers after infant sona s death

Milwaukee Brewers shortstop Jean Segura is heading home to the Dominican Republic after the death of his 9-month old son.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, Major League Baseball, National League Central, Milwaukee Brewers, Baseball Players, Jean Segura, Carlos Gomez

9 hrs ago | Rock Hill Herald

Baseball Capsules

Mike Trout provided Richards all the run support he needed with a solo home run in the fourth inning, his 22nd of the season.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Garrett Richards, Mike Trout, Nick Tepesch, Major League Baseball, National League Central, Matt Holliday, Francisco Rodriguez

14 hrs ago | The State

Miami Marlins

Daisuke Matsuzaka tries to post his first victory in more than a month when he takes the mound Saturday afternoon for the New York Mets against the Miami Marlins at Citi Field.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, Major League Baseball, National League East, New York Mets, Zack Wheeler, Baseball Players, David Wright

18 hrs ago | Whittier Daily News

Yasiel Puig hitting All-Star break a more mature player for Los Angeles Dodgers

Dodgers´ Yasiel Puig smiles after a low strike is called against him in the 9th inning.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, National League West, Major League Baseball, Dee Gordon, Baseball Players, Yasiel Puig, Los Angeles Dodgers, Clayton Kershaw, A.J. Ellis

22 hrs ago | Bellingham Herald

Haren struggles again in Dodgers' loss to Padres

Less than two weeks after he beat Cleveland 1-0 with seven sharp innings - and allowed his only hit on an umpire's call that was reversed by a video replay challenge - Haren threw 102 pitches in four-plus innings Friday night and gave up four runs in a 6-3 loss to the San Diego Padres.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, National League West, Major League Baseball, Dee Gordon, Baseball Players, San Diego Padres, Matt Kemp, Will Venable, Chase Headley

23 hrs ago | Rock Hill Herald

Quentin's 3 RBIs help Padres beat Dodgers 6-3

Hahn pitched six solid innings Friday night, Carlos Quentin drove in three runs and Alexi Amarista homered to lead the Padres to a 6-3 victory over the Los Angeles Dodgers.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, National League West, Major League Baseball, Dee Gordon, Baseball Players, Jesse Hahn, Alex Torres, San Diego Padres, Alexi Amarista

Fri Jul 11, 2014

WQXI-AM Atlanta

Pirates feel wrath of rarely enforced MLB rule

Pirates manager Clint Hurdle can't remember ever being on the wrong side of the rule that states a batter must make an attempt to avoid getting hit by a pitch.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, Major League Baseball, National League Central, Adam Wainwright, Baseball Players

Northern Michigan News

Lucroy to start at catcher for NL in All-Star game

Milwaukee's Jonathan Lucroy will replace injured St. Louis catcher Yadier Molina as the National League's starter for Tuesday night's All-Star game.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, Major League Baseball, Victor Martinez, Baseball Players

Ledger-Enquirer.com

Rockies owner says he's sorry for prickly emails

In a statement released by the club Friday, Monfort said he has no intention of moving the team and formally apologized for his prickly email replies.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, National League West, Colorado Rockies

The State

Pittsburgh Pirates

Both the Pittsburgh Pirates and Cincinnati Reds are capable of going on second-half runs and challenge for the National League Central crown.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, Major League Baseball, National League Central, Baseball Players, Jeff Locke, Pittsburgh Pirates, Cincinnati Reds, Milwaukee Brewers, Joey Votto

The State

St. Louis Cardinals

The Brewers try to avoid a sixth straight setback on Friday night when they begin a big three-game series with the St. Louis Cardinals.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, Major League Baseball, National League Central, Baseball Players, Tony Cruz, St. Louis Cardinals, Cincinnati Reds, Jimmy Rollins, Yovani Gallardo

Merced Sun-Star

Arizona Diamondbacks

The San Francisco Giants will host the Arizona Diamondbacks for three games this weekend before the All-Star break, starting with Friday's series opener at AT&T Park.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, National League West, Major League Baseball, Josh Collmenter, Baseball Players, Paul Goldschmidt, Arizona Diamondbacks, San Francisco Giants, Los Angeles Dodgers

Chicago Cubs

NL Final Vote winner Rizzo headed for first ASG

The first baseman received 8.8 million votes and is the first Cubs player to win the All-Star MLB.com Final Vote.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, Major League Baseball, Chicago Bears, NFL Football, Lance Briggs, NFL Players, Robbie Gould, Chicago Cubs

Bellingham Herald

Morneau, Donaldson added to HR Derby

Justin Morneau, who won an MVP and a Home Run Derby as a member of the Minnesota Twins, will try to hit a few more shots over the wall in Minneapolis next week.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, Justin Morneau, Baseball Players, Minnesota Twins, Major League Baseball, Troy Tulowitzki, Josh Donaldson, Chris Sale

Thu Jul 10, 2014

Red Bluff Daily News

Streak over, Kershaw pitches Dodgers past Pads 2-1

Clayton Kershaw and batterymate A.J. Ellis were in agreement for nine innings, especially on one specific point: Losing the game would be much worse than seeing the Los Angeles Dodgers' ace lose his scoreless innings streak.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, National League West, Major League Baseball, Clayton Kershaw, Baseball Players, A.J. Ellis, Los Angeles Dodgers, Chase Headley, Yasiel Puig

Washington Times

Colon's latest rough start dooms Mets vs. Braves

Bartolo Colon's final line against the Atlanta Braves didn't look so bad. If not for the first inning, it would've been a whole lot better for the 41-year-old right-hander and the rest of the New York Mets.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, Major League Baseball, National League East, Baseball Players, Craig Kimbrel, Atlanta Braves, New York Mets

WQXI-AM Atlanta

All-Star catcher Molina out 8-12 weeks

St. Louis Cardinals All-Star catcher Yadier Molina will undergo surgery Friday to repair a torn ligament in his right thumb and could miss the rest of the season.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Tony Cruz, Yadier Molina, Audry Perez, Major League Baseball, Jaime Garcia, Michael Wacha

SanLuisObispo.com

Phillies finish 4-game sweep of Brewers, win 9-1

Rollins' two-out, two-run single in the eighth sparked a seven-run outburst that helped Philadelphia complete a four-game sweep of the Milwaukee Brewers with a 9-1 win Thursday.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, Major League Baseball, National League Central, National League East, Cesar Hernandez, Baseball Players, Milwaukee Brewers, Will Smith, Ryan Howard

•••
•••
•••
•••
•••
•••