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Padres | No Derek Norris against Toronto
Wed, 27 Jul 2016 08:10:34 -0700

San Diego Padres C Derek Norris is not in the starting lineup Wednesday, July 27. C Christian Bethancourt is starting behind the plate and batting sixth against Toronto Blue Jays SP R.A. Dickey Wednesday.

Blue Jays | No Russell Martin vs. Padres
Wed, 27 Jul 2016 07:49:33 -0700

Toronto Blue Jays C Russell Martin is not in the starting lineup Wednesday, July 27. C Josh Thole is starting behind the plate and batting ninth against San Diego Padres SP Luis Perdomo Wednesday.

Nationals | Stephen Drew placed on DL
Wed, 27 Jul 2016 07:27:22 -0700

Washington Nationals 2B Stephen Drew (illness) was placed on the disabled list with vertigo-like symptoms Wednesday, July 27. In a corresponding move, 2B Wilmer Difo was recalled from Class AA Harrisburg.

Padres | Yangervis Solarte placed on family leave list
Wed, 27 Jul 2016 07:12:07 -0700

San Diego Padres 3B Yangervis Solarte was placed on the emergency family leave list Wednesday, July 27. In a corresponding move, INF Alexi Amarista was recalled from Class AAA El Paso.

Nationals | Bryce Harper in two-hole
Wed, 27 Jul 2016 06:53:12 -0700

Washington Nationals OF Bryce Harper is hitting second Wednesday, July 27, for the second straight day.

Phillies | Three Phils out Wednesday
Wed, 27 Jul 2016 06:52:42 -0700

Philadelphia Phillies OF Cody Asche, SS Freddy Galvis and OF Peter Bourjos are out of the lineup Wednesday, July 27. OF Tyler Goeddel, 2B Taylor Featherston and OF Jimmy Paredes are hitting sixth, seventh and eighth.

Marlins | Derek Dietrich sitting out
Wed, 27 Jul 2016 06:39:14 -0700

Miami Marlins 2B Derek Dietrich is out of the lineup Wednesday, July 27, with 2B Miguel Rojas hitting seventh.

Nationals | Jonathan Papelbon on hot seat
Wed, 27 Jul 2016 05:22:30 -0700

Washington Nationals RP Jonathan Papelbon could be in danger of being removed from the closer role after he blew his second straight save Tuesday, July 26. Manager Dusty Baker said the team needed to go back to the drawing board, and it was too soon to say whether he still had confidence in him as closer. Papelbon has a 4.18 ERA and a .268 opponents' batting average.

Marlins | Tom Koehler injured
Wed, 27 Jul 2016 00:03:04 -0700

Miami Marlins SP Tom Koehler (muscle) left his start Tuesday, July 26, after 73 pitches with minor stiffness in his pectoral muscle. Manager Don Mattingly expects Koehler will make his next start. Koehler picked up the win in a 5-0 shutout of the Philadelphia Phillies.

Marlins | Ichiro Suzuki three hits from 3,000
Tue, 26 Jul 2016 23:57:35 -0700

Miami Marlins OF Ichiro Suzuki had one hit Tuesday, July 26, in a 5-0 shutout of the Philadelphia Phillies. Suzuki is now three hits shy of 3,000.

Marlins | A.J. Ramos was unavailable
Tue, 26 Jul 2016 23:53:54 -0700

Miami Marlins RP A.J. Ramos (finger) was unavailable Tuesday, July 26, due to a jammed finger.

Braves | Jim Johnson picks up a save
Tue, 26 Jul 2016 23:52:47 -0700

Atlanta Braves RP Jim Johnson worked a 1-2-3 ninth, striking out one, to secure the save against the Minnesota Twins on Tuesday, July 26.

Marlins | Giancarlo Stanton has two RBI
Tue, 26 Jul 2016 23:52:02 -0700

Miami Marlins OF Giancarlo Stanton drove in two runs Tuesday, July 26, in a 5-0 win over the Philadelphia Phillies. Stanton singled and also had a ground-rule double.

Braves | Lucas Harrell works six scoreless
Tue, 26 Jul 2016 23:48:07 -0700

Atlanta Braves SP Lucas Harrell allowed no runs on four hits in six innings against the Minnesota Twins on Tuesday, July 26. Harrell issued three free passes and struck out four.

Rockies | Gerardo Parra ready for rehab
Tue, 26 Jul 2016 23:39:59 -0700

Colorado Rockies OF Gerardo Parra (ankle) will begin his rehab assignment at Class AA Hartford on Friday, July 29.

Dodgers | Yasmani Grandal stays hot in July
Tue, 26 Jul 2016 23:30:11 -0700

Los Angeles Dodgers C Yasmani Grandal was 1-for-3 with a solo home run against the Tampa Bay Rays on Tuesday, July 26. It was his seventh home run in July.

Rockies | Chad Bettis picks up ninth win
Tue, 26 Jul 2016 23:30:07 -0700

Colorado Rockies SP Chad Bettis improved to 9-6 overall and won his third straight start, allowing two runs, four hits and three walks in six innings as the Rockies beat the Baltimore Orioles, 6-3. Colorado is 8-1 in Bettis' last nine outings.

Dodgers | Howie Kendrick hit streak over at 16
Tue, 26 Jul 2016 23:25:48 -0700

Los Angeles Dodgers 2B Howie Kendrick went 0-for-3 against the Tampa Bay Rays on Tuesday, July 26, to end his streak of consecutive games with a hit at 16.

Rockies | Carlos Gonzalez, Trevor Story drive in two
Tue, 26 Jul 2016 23:17:29 -0700

Colorado Rockies OF Carlos Gonzalez and SS Trevor Story each drove in two runs Tuesday, July 26, in a 6-3 win over the Baltimore Orioles.

Dodgers | Bud Norris shines against Rays
Tue, 26 Jul 2016 23:16:02 -0700

Los Angeles Dodgers SP Bud Norris worked 6 1/3 scoreless innings against the Tampa Bay Rays on Tuesday, July 26. He allowed two hits, walked two and struck out six to improve to 3-2 with the club.

Pirates | Control issues haunt Francisco Liriano
Tue, 26 Jul 2016 23:03:45 -0700

Pittsburgh Pirates SP Francisco Liriano allowed seven earned runs, eight hits and four walks with just three strikeouts over 3 1/3 innings in a loss against the Seattle Mariners Tuesday, July 26. He threw just 38 of his 72 pitches for strikes, as control issues continue to dog him.

Pirates | Gregory Polanco has four-hit game
Tue, 26 Jul 2016 23:03:17 -0700

Pittsburgh Pirates OF Gregory Polanco posted a season-high four hits, including his 13th home run, in the game Tuesday, July 26, against the Seattle Mariners.

Pirates | Ryan Vogelsong to work in rehab
Tue, 26 Jul 2016 23:02:40 -0700

Pittsburgh Pirates SP Ryan Vogelsong (face) will work Wednesday, July 27, with Class AAA Indianapolis. He has been sidelined since May 28 after being hit in the face due to facial fractures. He left his last rehab start due to a stiff neck. Manager Clint Hurdle said the plan is for Vogelsong to go seven innings or at least 95 pitches.

White Sox | James Shields shuts down Cubs
Tue, 26 Jul 2016 22:46:09 -0700

Chicago White Sox SP James Shields gave up four hits and four walks over 7 2/3 scoreless innings against the Chicago Cubs on Tuesday, July 26. He struck out seven.

Cubs | Kyle Hendricks' scoreless inning streak snapped
Tue, 26 Jul 2016 22:38:31 -0700

Chicago Cubs SP Kyle Hendricks allowed three runs on six hits in 5 2/3 innings against the Chicago White Sox on Tuesday, July 26. He surrendered a run in the first, ending his string of consecutive scoreless innings at 19 1/3. Hendricks walked two and struck out seven in the loss.

Cubs | Jorge Soler getting close to return
Tue, 26 Jul 2016 22:29:35 -0700

Chicago Cubs OF Jorge Soler (hamstring) needs just nine or 10 additional at-bats for Class AAA Iowa before returning to the parent club according to manager Joe Maddon. Soler has been on the DL since June 7.

Diamondbacks | Zack Greinke likely to make rehab start Friday
Tue, 26 Jul 2016 22:15:05 -0700

Arizona Diamondbacks SP Zack Greinke (oblique) had a 40-pitch bullpen session on Tuesday, July 26, and manager Chip Hale indicated that Greinke will likely take the hill in an Arizona Rookie League game on Friday, July 26.

Diamondbacks | Jake Lamb out until weekend?
Tue, 26 Jul 2016 22:03:12 -0700

Updating a previous report, Arizona Diamondbacks 3B Jake Lamb (hand) is expected to play little, if at all, during their current series with the Milwaukee Brewers. Manager Chip Hale indicated that upon starting their series with the Los Angeles Dodgers, which begins on Friday, July 29, that they'd like to "get [Lamb] back to playing every day again."

Diamondbacks | Patrick Corbin struggles in no-decision
Tue, 26 Jul 2016 21:47:49 -0700

Arizona Diamondbacks SP Patrick Corbin allowed four runs on six hits over five innings against the Milwaukee Brewers on Tuesday, July 26. He walked three and struck out six.

Brewers | Ryan Braun extends streak
Tue, 26 Jul 2016 21:39:38 -0700

Milwaukee Brewers OF Ryan Braun was 1-for-2 with a pair of walks and three runs scored against the Arizona Diamondbacks on Tuesday, July 26. He has now hit safely in 11 straight games.

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