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1 hr ago | ESPN
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 .
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5 hrs ago | Merced Sun-Star
Segura left the team and traveled home to the Dominican Republic, a day after his 9-month-old son died.
5 hrs ago | WLUK-TV Green Bay
Milwaukee Brewers shortstop Jean Segura is heading home to the Dominican Republic after the death of his 9-month old son.
9 hrs ago | Rock Hill Herald
Mike Trout provided Richards all the run support he needed with a solo home run in the fourth inning, his 22nd of the season.
14 hrs ago | The State
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.
18 hrs ago | Whittier Daily News
Dodgers´ Yasiel Puig smiles after a low strike is called against him in the 9th inning.
22 hrs ago | Bellingham Herald
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.
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.
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.
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.
Both the Pittsburgh Pirates and Cincinnati Reds are capable of going on second-half runs and challenge for the National League Central crown.
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.
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.
The first baseman received 8.8 million votes and is the first Cubs player to win the All-Star MLB.com Final Vote.
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.
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.
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.
Updated: Sat Jul 12, 2014 09:54 pm
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