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Greinke solid but Diamondbacks lose late to Rockies

Greinke solid but Diamondbacks lose late to Rockies

Brad Ziegler has been as effective a closer as the Arizona Diamondbacks have had in recent years, with 33 consecutive save chances converted and six straight scoreless appearances
Published: 05/01/16
Red Sox ride hot bats to hand Yankees 4th straight loss, 8-0

Red Sox ride hot bats to hand Yankees 4th straight loss, 8-0

Jackie Bradley Jr. and Mookie Betts had three RBIs apiece, David Ortiz homered again and the Boston Red Sox blanked the New York Yankees 8-0
Published: 05/01/16
Odor has 3 doubles, Rangers overturn to beat Angels 7-2

Odor has 3 doubles, Rangers overturn to beat Angels 7-2

Rougned Odor matched a Rangers record with three doubles, Mitch Moreland hit a three-run homer and Texas benefited from another replay challenge in a 7-2 victory over the Los Angeles Angels on Saturday night
Published: 05/01/16
Rays beat Blue Jays 4-3 on Casali's walkoff hit

Rays beat Blue Jays 4-3 on Casali's walkoff hit

Curt Casali drove in the winning run with a single in the ninth inning Saturday night and the Tampa Bay Rays beat the Toronto Blue Jays 4-3
Published: 05/01/16
Jesse Hahn pitches A's past Astros 2-0 in return to majors

Jesse Hahn pitches A's past Astros 2-0 in return to majors

Jesse Hahn pitched into the seventh inning in his return to the majors and combined with two relievers on a four-hitter as the Oakland Athletics beat the Houston Astros 2-0
Published: 05/01/16
Mets win 8th straight, Conforto and Flores HR to beat Giants

Mets win 8th straight, Conforto and Flores HR to beat Giants

Michael Conforto and Wilmer Flores homered and the New York Mets won their eighth in a row, building an early lead for Jacob deGrom and holding off the San Francisco Giants 6-5
Published: 04/30/16
Werth's bat, Ross' arm lead Nationals past Cardinals 6-1

Werth's bat, Ross' arm lead Nationals past Cardinals 6-1

Jayson Werth's three-run home run capped a four-run first inning and Joe Ross had another stingy outing for the Washington Nationals in a 6-1 victory over the St. Louis Cardinals on Saturday
Published: 04/30/16
Zimmermann goes 5-0, Upton homers as Tigers top Twins 4-1

Zimmermann goes 5-0, Upton homers as Tigers top Twins 4-1

Jordan Zimmermann won his fifth straight start to begin his first season with Detroit, and Justin Upton hit a three-run homer to help the Tigers top the Minnesota Twins 4-1
Published: 04/30/16

Pirates activate reliever Hughes from DL, option Scahill

The Pittsburgh Pirates have activated right-handed reliever Jared Hughes from the 15-day disabled list
Published: 04/30/16
Rain postpones Braves-Cubs; Gonzalez happy game called early

Rain postpones Braves-Cubs; Gonzalez happy game called early

Atlanta Braves manager Fredi Gonzalez had no issues with the quick postponement of Saturday's game against the Chicago Cubs
Published: 04/30/16