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LEADING OFF: Cubs visit White House, Francona to…

LEADING OFF: Cubs visit White House, Francona to return

Maeda dominates in spot start, Dodgers beat…

Kenta Maeda pitched four-hit ball over seven innings in a spot start, Joc Pederson hit a three-run homer and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Angels 4-0 at Dodger Stadium

Martinez talks pitch feel after Cardinals lose to…

Carlos Martinez says his slider and sinker were both working really well tonight.

Matheny on Cardinals loss: 'It's one of those…

Mike Matheny was hopeful the Cardinals bullpen could shut the door on the Diamondbacks on Tuesday.

Cubs catcher Montero blames Arrieta for Nats' 7…

Chicago Cubs catcher Miguel Montero blamed pitcher Jake Arrieta for allowing seven stolen bases in a 6-1 loss to the Washington Nationals

Ellsbury ties odd Rose mark for most catcher's…

Jacoby Ellsbury of the New York Yankees has tied Pete Rose's obscure record for reaching base the most times in a career on catcher's interference.Ellsbury did it for the 29th time when his bat tipped the mitt of Chicago White Sox catcher Kevan Smith

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Harrison singles to end Cobb's no-hit bid leading…

Josh Harrison has broken up a no-hit bid by Tampa Bay Rays right-hander Alex Cobb in the seventh inning

Christian Yelich decides to include Jessica…

Miami Marlins center fielder Christian Yelich was quite generous with the celebratory shaving cream after Tuesday's victory.

Dan Straily discusses start Tuesday night vs. Mets

Miami Marlins right-hander Dan Straily reflects on his start Tuesday night against the Mets.

Tebow hits St Lucie, the next step of his…

The phenomenon known as Tebowmania comes to Port St. Lucie _ but his debut gets delayed a day by rain

Red Sox manager Farrell suspended 1 game after…

Boston Red Sox manager John Farrell has been suspended one game after poking umpire Bill Miller in the chest during an animated argument over the weekend

Nolasco ends winless drought, Angels end Dodgers…

Ricky Nolasco pitched into the seventh inning to pick up his first win in almost exactly two months, Yunel Escobar drove in two runs and the Los Angeles Angels snapped the Dodgers' 10-game winning streak, 4-0

Don Mattingly breaks down win over Mets

Miami Marlins manager Don Mattingly breaks down his team's victory Tuesday night against the visiting Mets.

Kevin Cash: Alex Cobb was dominating tonight

Tampa Bay Rays manager Kevin Cash breaks down Tuesday's win over the Pirates, giving credit to Alex Cobb for his dominant start.

LEADING OFF: Nationals take a look at K-Rod…

LEADING OFF: Nationals take a look at K-Rod, Yankees ailing

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Minors Setback: Kyle Schwarber not surprised…

Slumping slugger Kyle Schwarber says that he's not surprised the Cubs demoted him, saying that "the numbers speak for themselves."

Cubs hold on after Nationals rally for 4 in 9th…

Wade Davis struck out big league batting leader Ryan Zimmerman with runners on second and third to blunt Washington's ninth-inning rally, and the Chicago Cubs held off the Nationals 5-4

Despite outcome, Mike Clevinger feels that he can…

Clevinger after the Indians' 2-1 loss.

Cody Allen on Adrian Beltre's go-ahead homer in…

The Indians reliever after the 2-1 loss.

Down 7 and missing Francona, Indians rally to top…

Francisco Lindor, Lonnie Chisenhall and Carlos Santana each had three RBIs to help the Cleveland Indians rally from a seven-run deficit and beat the Texas Rangers 15-9 after manager Terry Francona left the game because he wasn't feeling well

Sale gets 9 Ks, Moreland hits HR as Red Sox beat…

Chris Sale pitched 6 1/3 overpowering innings with nine strikeouts, Mitch Moreland hit a solo homer for the third straight game and the Boston Red Sox beat the Minnesota Twins 4-1 in matchup of two of the AL's top teams

Marlins trade SS Hechavarria to Rays for 2 minor…

The Miami Marlins have traded shortstop Adeiny Hechavarria to the Tampa Bay Rays for two minor leaguers

Strahm: 'I should've been more aggressive with my…

Matt Strahm says he should've been more aggressive with his fastball during his start against the Tigers on Tuesday.

Adeiny Hechavarria 'already feeling at home' with…

New Tampa Bay Rays shortstop Adeiny Hechavarria chats with Alex Corddry after Tuesday's win.

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Charlie Sheen owner of Ruth memorabilia up for…

Charlie Sheen hasn't portrayed Babe Ruth in a film, but the actor was the owner of two of the most prized items of Ruth memorabilia

Diamondbacks beat Phillies 6-1

Zack Greinke pitched five effective innings after a shaky start, Daniel Descalso had three RBIs and the Arizona Diamondbacks rolled to a 6-1 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies

Yost on Verlander: 'He settled down and held the…

Ned Yost says the Royals got Tigers starter Justin Verlander's pitch count up in the early innings but weren't able to knock him from the game early.