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  1. Reds beat Brewers 9-5 despite bullpen extending bad streakRead the original story w/Photo

    34 min ago | The Brownsville Herald

    Alfredo Simon knew the best thing he could do for Cincinnati's historically bad bullpen was to stay in the game a long time. He accomplished his goal, but the relievers still had trouble.

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  2. Giants give up 12-plus runs in an inning againRead the original story w/Photo

    35 min ago | CBS Sports

    Even though they sit in first place in the NL West, the Giants have some questions in the back of their rotation. Jake Peavy and Matt Cain in particular have struggled big time.

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  3. McKinney's Quick hitterRead the original story w/Photo

    39 min ago | Thomasville Times

    ... e teams will be first in this season. The Diamondbacks boast some some talent, but share space in the rugged National League West with the powerful Dodgers, Giants and Rockies.

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  4. Colorado Rockies to face the best in the NL westRead the original story w/Photo

    49 min ago | Daily Camera

    Hardly looming large over the National League West, the Giants welcomed the Rockies by the Bay on Friday as the only team in the division with a winning record. It's only early May, but the West has yet to separate itself.

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  5. Anderson struggles again as Brewers fall to Reds 9-5Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | NewsOK.com

    Chase Anderson was trying to get ground balls. Instead, he wound up turning and looking toward the walls a lot, setting up another long night for the Brewers.

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  6. In NL showdown, Cubs get best of Nationals in opener, 5-2Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Washington Post

    ... 19-8 and 5-1 on their 10-game road trip. Four games with the Cubs follow; Chicago has the best record in the National League at 20-6. They are earning early comparisons to some of baseball's most dominant teams - the 1998 Yankees, the ...

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  7. Giants vs. Rockies preview: Start times, TV schedule, live streaming info, matchups and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Purple Row

    The Colorado Rockies are taking on the NL West-leading San Francisco Giants in a four-game series starting tonight. Despite being one game under .500 the Rockies are only a game behind in the standings and with a series win could be sitting in first place again this weekend.

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  8. Zobrist powers Chicago Cubs past Nationals 5-2Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Daily Herald

    ... returned to Wrigley Field Thursday night to take on the Washington Nationals, the first-place team in the National League East. The Cubs are way out in front in the NL Central, and this week is providing them their sternest test of the young season. ...

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  9. Reds beat Brewers 9-5Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WKRC-AM Cincinnati

    RUN HOMER DURING HIS LATEST BIG GAME AGAINST MILWAUKEE, AND THE CINCINNATI REDS BEAT THE BREWERS 9-5 ON THURSDAY NIGHT EVEN THOUGH THEIR BULLPEN EXTENDED ITS HISTORICALLY BAD STREAK OF ALLOWING RUNS. ALFREDO SIMON MADE IT EASY ON THE MAJOR LEAGUES' WORST BULLPEN, BECOMING ONLY THE SECOND REDS STARTER TO LAST SEVEN INNINGS.

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  10. Cubs reach deep to pull out resourceful 5-2 victory over NationalsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Chicago Tribune

    It might have been just an appetizer for the Cubs ' full plate of goals, but Thursday's night's 5-2 victory over the Nationals was a nice morsel on the way to their main course. In improving to 21-6 - the Cubs' best 27-game start since the 1907 team started 23-4 - the Cubs now have won six of seven games against the National League playoff-worthy Cardinals , Pirates and Nationals.

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  11. Reds: What we have here is a winning streakRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | 700WLW Cincinnati

    MAY 5: Brandon Phillips #4 and Joey Votto #19 of the Cincinnati Reds celebrate at home plate after Phillips hit a two-run home run in the second inning against the Milwaukee Brewers at Great American Ball Park on May 5, 2016 in Cincinnati, Ohio. That's more like it.

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  12. Reds 9, Brewers 5 | Bats provide cushion for bullpenRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Columbus Dispatch

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  13. Mets' record-setting home run start could be here for long haulRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Newsday

    ... when it comes to surrendering dingers. The Mets have given up just 12 home runs, the lowest total in the National League. Their home run differential is a league-best plus 28, a major reason that they began the day 17-9. "We've got a lot of guys ...

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  14. Williams, Caminiti to enter Padres Hall of FameRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | 10News

    ... Petco Park. Caminiti will be inducted in an Aug. 6 pregame ceremony. The third baseman led the Padres to the National League West title in 1996 and was named the league's Most Valuable Player. Nearly as popular as teammate Tony Gwynn when he played ...

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  15. It's time for the Colorado Rockies to let Walt Weiss goRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Purple Row

    ... place where the Rockies have been at a disadvantage under Weiss. Since 2013, the Rockies are second in the National League in non-pitcher sacrifice bunts with 96. This isn't counting bunts for hits against the shift, which can be a smart decision. ...

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  16. Cubs RF Heyward out of the lineup with sore right wristRead the original story

    Sunday May 1 | Northern Michigan News

    Jason Heyward is trying to be patient with his sore right wrist. The fast start for the Chicago Cubs is making it easier on him.

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  17. Cubs Celebrate Cinco de Mayo in StyleRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | NBC Chicago

    ... to do in terms of having a good time seems to be working on the field. The team has a six game lead in the National League Central heading into the game Thursday night, and they currently have the best record in baseball as they sit at 20-6. ...

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  18. Sabermetric numbers show value of Los Angeles Dodgers catcher Yasmini GrandalRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    ... to many of the front offices that employ them - batting average and RBI sare no longer in vogue. Of the 10 National League catchers with at least 400 plate appearances last year, Grandal ranked ninth in batting average and seventh in RBIs - but ...

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  19. Chicago Cubs: Nationals And Cubs Set to Square Off Sporting Best RecordsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Cubbies Crib

    ... runs in 22 2/3 innings, and has an opponent batting average of just .195. The Nationals are leading the National League East, they currently have a 1.5 game lead over the defending National League Champions, the New York Mets. They are led by ultra ...

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  20. Washington Nationals at Chicago Cubs Series PreviewRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Teddy Never Wins

    ... on the team in home runs is first baseman Anthony Rizzo . Rizzo has nine home runs, 27 RBI's (leads the National League). Even though they have had injuries to Kyle Schwarber and Jason Heyward (might play in this series), they continue to get ...

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