The run support, or lack there of, has reached its boiling
point for Philadelphia Phillies "ace" Cole Hamels.
MLB Baseball News
A pair of competitive right-handers take center stage off
the shores of McCovey Cove, as Matt Cain leads the San Francisco Giants
against Stephen Strasburg of the Washington Nationals Tuesday at AT&T Park.
Lefty Jonathon Niese tries for two straight victories after
a prolonged losing skid on Tuesday night when the New York Mets host the
Cincinnati Reds in the second of three games between the teams at Citi Field.
Colorado's Jhoulys Chacin tries to put the brakes on a
personal three-game losing streak on Tuesday when the Colorado Rockies
continue a three-game series with the Arizona Diamondbacks at Coors Field.
Right-hander Zack Greinke returns to the scene of his
initial National League success on Tuesday night, when the Los Angeles Dodgers
visit the Milwaukee Brewers for the second of three games at Miller Park.
Chicago righty Matt Garza makes his season debut on Tuesday
when the Cubs begin a three-game set with the Pittsburgh Pirates at PNC Park.
The Cleveland Indians are starting to look like a team of
destiny. They can send a real message on Tuesday when they open a brief two-
game set with the Detroit Tigers at Progressive Field.
Ramon Ortiz has been a pleasant surprise for the Toronto
Blue Jays. The journeyman right-hander tries to put back-to-back wins together
on Tuesday when the Jays continue a three-game set with the Tampa Bay Rays at
Phil Hughes tries to bounce back from an awful showing on
Tuesday when the New York Yankees continue a three-game series with the
Baltimore Orioles at Camden Yards.
Yu Darvish eyes his eighth win of the season Tuesday when
the Texas Rangers continue a three-game series with the Oakland Athletics at
Rangers Ballpark in Arlington.
California-born right-hander Bud Norris can continue an
unusual back and forth run through the early season on Tuesday night when the
Houston Astros host the Kansas City Royals in the middle game of a three-game
series at Minute Maid Park.
Washington Nationals reliever Ryan
Mattheus sustained a broken right hand after striking a locker following a
rough outing Sunday.
San Francisco Giants right-hander Ryan
Vogelsong was in the midst of his best start of the season Monday, but
sustained a fractured right hand in the bottom of the fifth inning after
taking a fastball off his throwing hand while swinging at a pitch.
Just when it looked as though San
Francisco starter Ryan Vogelsong had righted the ship after a shaky start to
the season, the veteran right-hander was hit with his toughest break of the
San Francisco, CA (Sports Network) - Just when it looked as though San
Francisco starter Ryan Vogelsong ...
Jason Marquis pitched six solid innings while
Jesus Guzman was hit by a pitch to force in the winning run as the San Diego
Padres took a 4-2 win over the St. Louis Cardinals to open a three-game
San Diego, CA (Sports Network) - Jason Marquis pitched six solid innings while
Jesus Guzman was hit by a pitch to ...
San Francisco Giants right-hander Ryan
Vogelsong was in the midst of his best start of the season Monday, but was
forced to leave in the bottom of the fifth inning after taking a pitch off his
throwing hand while at the plate.
Seth Smith went 2-for-4 with a solo homer,
two RBI and three runs scored to back a solid start from Bartolo Colon, as the
Oakland Athletics downed the Texas Rangers, 9-2, in the opener of a three-game
Arlington, TX (Sports Network) - Seth Smith went 2-for-4 with a solo homer,
two RBI and three runs scored to ...
Patrick Corbin recorded yet another quality
start and this time went the distance for the first time in his brief career
as the Arizona Diamondbacks shut down the Colorado Rockies, 5-1, in an NL West
battle at Coors Field.
Denver, CO (Sports Network) - Patrick Corbin recorded yet another quality
start and this time went the ...
Adam Dunn clubbed a three-run homer to help the
Chicago White Sox hand Boston's Jon Lester his first loss of the season with a
6-4 win in the opener of a three-game set at U.S. Cellular Field.
Chicago, IL (Sports Network) - Adam Dunn clubbed a three-run homer to help the
Chicago White Sox hand Boston's Jon ...
Matt Dominguez launched a three-run home run in
the fourth inning that proved to be the difference as the Houston Astros
topped the Kansas City Royals, 6-5, in the opener of a three-game set from
Minute Maid Park
Houston, TX (Sports Network) - Matt Dominguez launched a three-run home run in
the fourth inning that proved to ...
Jay Bruce belted the go-ahead homer in the
sixth inning and Aroldis Chapman made it stand up in the ninth inning, as the
Cincinnati Red held on for a 4-3 win over the New York Mets.
Justin Ruggiano's sixth inning double put Miami
in front and the Marlins' bullpen spun 2 2/3 scoreless innings in relief of
Alex Sanabia to down the Philadelphia Phillies, 5-1, in the opener of a three-
game set from Marlins Park. Tied at 1-1 in the home half of the sixth, Placido
Polanco led off with a single to center. Phillies starter Cole Hamels (1-7),
who had a season-high 10 strikeouts, fanned Derek Dietrich and Marcell Ozuna,
but Ruggiano delivered a two-out double, scoring Polanco without a throw.
Ruggiano drove in an insurance run as part of a three-run eighth on a single
up the middle, once again plating Polanco. Two batters later, Nick Green's
bloop single against Phillippe Aumont sent two more Marlins across the plate.
Sanabia (3-6) went 6 1/3 innings in his second start against the Phillies in
May, giving up just one run on seven hits. Former Phillie Chad Qualls hurled a
perfect ninth to secure Miami's second straight win after dropping sev
Clayton Kershaw fired a three-hit complete
game, and Andre Ethier and Matt Kemp homered, as the Los Angeles Dodgers edged
the Milwaukee Brewers, 3-1, to start a three-game set at Miller Park.
Milwaukee, WI (Sports Network) - Clayton Kershaw fired a three-hit complete
game, and Andre Ethier and Matt Kemp ...
Flushing, NY (Sports Network) - Jay Bruce belted the go-ahead homer in the
sixth inning and Aroldis Chapman ...
Vernon Wells doubled home the go-ahead run in
the top of the 10th inning, and the New York Yankees extended Baltimore's
recent woes with a 6-4 win over the Orioles in the opener of a three-game
series at Camden Yards.
Baltimore, MD (Sports Network) - Vernon Wells doubled home the go-ahead run in
the top of the 10th inning, and ...