St. Louis left-hander Tyler Lyons had a lead
before he even threw a single pitch in his MLB debut.
Eighty-five of Cliff Lee's 115 pitches went for
strikes as the veteran left-hander tossed his 12th career shutout to guide the
Philadelphia Phillies to a 3-0 victory over the Miami Marlins in the rubber
match of a three-game series from Marlins Park.
Jose Bautista homered twice and drove in the
winning run in the bottom of the tenth inning as the Toronto Blue Jays took
two of three from the Tampa Bay Rays with a 4-3 win at the Rogers Centre.
Ian Desmond's RBI single in the top of
the 10th inning sent Washington past San Francisco, 2-1, in the finale of a
Carlos Gonzalez drove in two runs on a homer and
a triple to lead the way as the Colorado Rockies capped a successful homestand
with a 4-1 decision over the Arizona Diamondbacks at Coors Field.
The Minnesota Twins optioned starting pitcher
Vance Worley to Triple-A Rochester following a disappointing outing Wednesday,
in which he allowed all eight runs over 3 2/3 innings in the Twins' 8-3 loss
to the Braves.
Brandon Phillips hit a tie-breaking RBI double
in the top of the ninth inning, and Todd Frazier drove in two more runs later
in the frame to help the Cincinnati Reds down the New York Mets, 7-4, en route
to sweeping a three-game set at Citi Field.
David Murphy and Adrian Beltre slugged first-
inning homers to back a solid performance from Ross Wolf, and Texas clipped
Oakland, 3-1, in the finale of a three-game set.
Carl Crawford and Scott Van Slyke both went
2-for-4 with two RBI as the Los Angeles Dodgers downed the Milwaukee Brewers,
7-1, to take the rubber match of a three-game series at Miller Park on
The Chicago Cubs placed veteran reliever
Shawn Camp on the 15-day disabled list with a sprained right big toe prior to
Wednesday's game against the Pittsburgh Pirates.
The St. Louis Cardinals placed relief pitcher
Fernando Salas on the 15-day disabled list to make room on the roster for
Tyler Lyons, who is set to make his major league debut as the starter for
Wednesday's game at San Diego.
Evan Gattis hit a grand slam and B.J. Upton had
a solo homer as part of a five-run fourth inning that helped the Atlanta
Braves down the slumping Minnesota Twins, 8-3, to complete a three-game
interleague sweep at Turner Field.
St. Louis Cardinals left-hander Jaime Garcia
will reportedly undergo season-ending surgery to repair a torn labrum in his
Brewers veteran pitcher Kyle Lohse will miss
his next start on Saturday against the Pirates with what manager Ron Roenicke
called "irritation" in his right elbow.
The Texas Rangers have purchased the contract
of Ross Wolf from Triple-A Round Rock.
The Cleveland Indians seem to be the
flavor of the moment.
Workhorse righty James Shields will try to end a three-
start drought on Wednesday night when the Kansas City Royals visit the Houston
Astros for the finale of a three-game series at Minute Maid Park.
A pair of unbeaten early-season aces head to the mound at
Citi Field on Wednesday when the Cincinnati Reds aim for a sweep of the New
York Mets in the finale of a three-game series.
Detroit ace Justin Verlander tries to bounce back from his
worst start of the season on Wednesday when the Tigers close out a brief two-
game set with the Cleveland Indians at Progressive Field.
Jeremy Hellickson tries to keep Tampa Bay in the win column
on Wednesday when the Rays play the rubber match of their three-game set with
the Toronto Blue Jays at Rogers Centre.
The St. Louis Cardinals look to become the first 30-win
team in the majors when they shoot for a fourth straight series triumph
Wednesday in the finale of a three-game set against the San Diego Padres.
Hiroki Kuroda goes after his third straight win on
Wednesday when the New York Yankees play the rubber match of their three-game
series with the Baltimore Orioles at Camden Yards.
Oakland righty Jarrod Parker tries to lead the Athletics to
a three-game sweep of the Texas Rangers on Wednesday when the American League
West foes finish their set at Rangers Ballpark in Arlington.
Korean-born lefty Hyun-Jin Ryu faces the Milwaukee Brewers
for the first time in his brief career on Wednesday when the Los Angeles
Dodgers visit Miller Park to wrap up a three-game series.
The Boston Red Sox were able to avoid getting no-hit on
Tuesday night. One day later they'll try to avoid a three-game sweep at the
hands of the Chicago White Sox in the finale of a three-game series.
The Philadelphia Phillies shoot for a series win over the
Miami Marlins when the NL East foes clash Wednesday night.
Madison Bumgarner didn't have the type of start he
anticipated the last time out and looks to redeem himself Wednesday versus the
Washington Nationals at AT&T Park.
Coming off their second 12-run game in four days, the Los
Angeles Angels of Anaheim will try to give starter C.J. Wilson a little run
support on Wednesday evening in the finale of a quick two-game series with the
Jeff Samardzija got his 2013 season off to a great start
with a win over Pittsburgh back on April 1, but it took him another month and
a half to find the win column for a second time.
A series victory is on the line Wednesday afternoon for the
Arizona Diamondbacks and Colorado Rockies. It will also be a rubber match of
sorts between starters Trevor Cahill and Jorge De La Rosa.
The Minnesota Twins placed third baseman Trevor
Plouffe on the 7-day concussion disabled list prior to Wednesday's game
against the Atlanta Braves.
Not that scoring two or more runs is difficult to do, but
the Atlanta Braves are 5-0 when doing so with Paul Maholm on the mound.
Pablo Sandoval scorched a two-run home
run in the bottom of the 10th inning to lift the San Francisco Giants to a 4-2
victory over the Washington Nationals Tuesday in the middle test of a three-
game set at AT&T Park.
Mike Trout hit for the cycle and drove in five
runs and Jerome Williams tossed eight scoreless innings to lead the LA Angels
of Anaheim to a 12-0 dismantling of the Seattle Mariners on Tuesday.
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Daniel Descalso went 3-for-3 and broke the
contest open with an eighth-inning grand slam as the St. Louis Cardinals took
a 10-2 victory over the San Diego Padres in the middle test of a three-game
set at Petco Park.
Freddie Freeman smacked a game-winning single
with two outs in the bottom of the 10th inning to send the Atlanta Braves to
their fifth straight victory with a 5-4 decision over the Minnesota Twins on
Tuesday at Turner Field.
Eric Hosmer tallied two hits with two runs
scored and the Kansas City Royals used a four-run eighth inning to capture a
7-3 win over the Houston Astros in the middle test of a three-game set.