Battle of the aces in Chicago
The focus of tonight's game shifts from Bryce Harper and Kris Bryant to Nats SP Max Scherzer and Cubs SP Jon Lester. Scherzer aims for his 5th straight win, while Lester looks to return to the win column after a loss to Arizona. Follow live
Davis doubles up on homers, gives O's lead
Chris Davis jacked his second HR of the game to break a 4-4 tie in the 8th inning vs. the Astros. Davis entered tonight's game at Camden Yards on a 13-game homerless streak, his longest single-season streak since Aug. 1-17, 2012 (also 13 games). Follow live
Cespedes' blast leads Tigers past A's
The Tigers rode Yoenis Cespedes' 3-run HR in the 5th inning to a 3-game series win in Oakland.
Gattis goes yard to knot score at Camden
After trailing since the O's put up a four-run fourth inning, the Astros have tied up the game at 4 with Evan Gattis' two-run homer in the 7th inning. Follow live
A-Rod on passing Lou Gehrig, Babe Ruth
"It's definitely an honor to be mentioned in the same breath as Lou Gehrig and Babe Ruth. It is any player's dream; especially it is even more special to do it here at home at Yankee Stadium."
A-Rod now third on all-time RBIs list
Alex Rodriguez's three-run homer against the Royals gives him sole possession of third place on MLB's official all-time RBIs list with 1,995. He has passed Babe Ruth and Lou Gehrig.
Uribe Bobblehead Night still a go
Juan Uribe is gone, but his bobblehead still lives on in L.A. The Dodgers plan to proceed with their promotion on July 11, according to Dodgers executive VP and CMO Lon Rosen: "Juan Uribe will hold a special place in Dodgers history for always being a fan favorite and a consummate professional. "
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Noah Syndergaard is the 4th pitcher in the last 50 years to throw 7 scoreless innings in a game, while collecting 3 hits, including a HR
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Travis d'Arnaud starting at catcher, batting second for St. Lucie Mets tonight.
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Matt Williams kidding around re Bryant: "Its not how far you hit them, bro, it's how many." Went on to praise him up and down
Cards' Adams could miss extended time
Matt Adams' strained quadriceps is severe and surgery is a possibility, according to St. Louis GM John Mozeliak. "Hopefully in the next couple of days we'll have a better understanding of exactly how long this is," Mozeliak said.
Giants sweep Brewers
Joe Panik hit a two-run homer, Ryan Vogelsong tossed six innings of one-run ball to win his third straight start and the Giants beat the Brewers 3-1 in Milwaukee.