How the Nationals have battled back into the playoff picture
A month ago, it seemed the Nats were toast. But they've gotten off the mat and are within striking distance of a wild-card spot. Here are the five biggest reasons why.
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Rays' Tyler Glasnow suffers setback; Daniel Robertson has knee surgery
Rays right-hander Tyler Glasnow has suffered a setback in his recovery from a forearm injury, Marc Topkin of the Tampa Bay Times was among those to report. Meanwhile, infielder...
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Justin Verlander already preparing for playoff date with Yankees
Justin Verlander has learned “a lot of things” in two starts against the Yankees this season, but the Astros ace won't share his thoughts on the deepest lineup in baseball...
1 day ago - New York Post
A's Place Blake Treinen On Injured List
The Athletics have placed closer Blake Treinen on the 10-day injured list with a right shoulder strain, Susan Slusser of the San Francisco Chronicle reports. The strain's...
2 days ago - MLB Trade Rumors - 2 articles
Corbin Burnes optioned to Triple-A after ERA reaches 8.85
The Brewers have optioned Corbin Burnes to Triple-A San Antonio, per MLB Roster Moves. Righty Aaron Wilkerson has been recalled in his stead. Burnes is among the candidates for...
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Looking for a match in a Clint Frazier trade
In July of 2016, when the Yankees were on the periphery of the American League playoff race, they made the bold decision to trade superstar reliever Andrew Miller to the...
3 days ago - Yardbarker - 2 articles
Looking For A Match In A Clint Frazier Trade
In July 2016, when the Yankees were on the periphery of the American League playoff race, they made the bold decision to trade superstar reliever Andrew Miller to the Indians...
3 days ago - MLB Trade Rumors - 2 articles
Frankie Montas PED suspension torpedoes A's playoff chances
The Oakland A's playoff odds just got longer, as starting pitcher Frankie Montas has been suspended for 80 games. Thursday night against the Tampa Bay Rays, Frankie Montas...
3 days ago - FanSided - 15 articles
A's Montas suspended 80 games, out for playoffs
Oakland right-hander Frankie Montas, in the midst of a breakout season, received an 80-game suspension after testing positive for Ostarine, a performance-enhancing substance.
3 days ago - ESPN - 15 articles
Trevor Story leaves Wednesday's game, to undergo MRI on right thumb
Rockies shortstop Trevor Story left the team's win over the Diamondbacks on Wednesday with a right thumb injury. He'll undergo an MRI on Thursday, Nick Groke of The Athletic...
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The headlines of Sportyst
Mets fine Callaway, Vargas after run-in with reporter
Mets fine manager Mickey Callaway and pitcher Jason Vargas for their expletive-filled confrontation with a reporter
Kipnis hits walk-off homer in 10th as Indians edge Royals
Jason Kipnis homers leading off 10th as Indians down Royals in a game delayed 2 hours, 23 minutes by rain
Zack Greinke hits solo homer off former teammate Clayton Kershaw
Zack Greinke lines a solo home run to the left field bleachers off his former teammate Clayton Kershaw in a 8-5 win for the Diamondbacks over the Dodgers.
MLB wrap: Late rally lifts Red Sox to win over White Sox
The Red Sox scored runs in the last five innings Monday to pull off a win against the White Sox at Fenway Park.
Swisher and Karros react to Mickey Callaway's reporter feud
Nick Swisher and Eric Karros join Chris Myers to discuss whether the Mets need an immediate change at manager after Mickey Callaway publicly feuded with the team's beat reporter.
This Yankees home-run binge won't come back to bite them
How can a baseball team hit too many damn home runs and simultaneously not overly rely on the long ball? If that team is the 2019 Yankees, that's how. In outlasting the...
Yanks HR in 27th straight to match record, beat Jays 10-8
Aaron Hicks and Giancarlo Stanton stretched New York's home run streak to a record-tying 27 games, and the Yankees beat the Toronto Blue Jays 10-8
Yanks homer in record-tying 27th straight game, beat Toronto
Phillies hit 4 home runs in 13-7 rout of Mets
Jean Segura, Rhys Hoskins, Maikel Franco and Jay Bruce all go deep to help the Phillies rout the Mets 13-7.
Benches clear after Contreras hits solo home run against Braves
Benches clear in Chicago after Willson Contreras launches a solo home run and has a few things to say to the Braves dugout. Cubs go on to win 8-3.