Orioles at Mets, 7 p.m. ET on ESPN
Jacob deGrom aims to bounce back from his worst start at Citi Field to help the Mets extend their longest interleague winning streak in franchise history to eight games. Follow live
Vets face off yet again at Rogers Centre
CC Sabathia and Mark Buehrle face off tonight for the 12th time in their careers. For CC, he's winless in his last eight starts, the longest streak of his career.
David Schoenfield @dschoenfield
Fantasy tips for tonight's games
Devon Travis continues to lead off for the Blue Jays and he has 3 HR vs. lefties this season. He faces one of the biggest lefties in CC Sabathia tonight. Night game lineup analysis
Andrew Marchand @AndrewMarchand
Brett Gardner has a stiff neck so he is not starting tonight.
Snakebitten son of MLB player to throw 1st pitch
After spending two months in and out of hospitals because of rattlesnake bites, John Axford's 3-year old son will throw the ceremonial first pitch Friday at Coors Field. 'This is going to be exciting'
D-Backs plate a dozen vs. Rockies
Yasmany Tomas is one of three Diamondbacks with at least 3 hits so far as Arizona is jumping all over Colorado pitching at Coors Field. Follow live
Barry Bonds is fan of women's cycling
But is women's cycling a fan of Bonds? He doesn't care: "There was wrong in my sport, and there was definitely wrong in cycling. You can't sit there and say, 'This person did wrong, we're gonna put him in prison; this person did wrong, but he gets to go have another career.' It's sick." How he supports cycling
Watch all 3 of Bryce Harper's homers
By the bottom of the 5th inning, the Nationals OF had three HRs in as many at-bats, and he'd end the day 3-for-4 with 5 RBIs against the Marlins.
Samardzija drops suspension appeal
White Sox pitcher Jeff Samardzija will begin serving his five-game suspension immediately. Samardzija was punished due to his role in the April 23 on-field brawl with the Royals.
Harper homers go great distance
All three of Bryce Harper's home runs went over 400 feet and traveled a total of 1,276 feet (about a quarter of a mile).
Joe McDonald @ESPNJoeyMac
Red Sox' David Ortiz on Patriots' situation: "It bugs me. What does it have to do with winning the Super Bowl?”
Verlander cleared to resume throwing
Justin Verlander has been sidelined since the start of the season with a strained right triceps, but the Tigers RHP has now been given the green light to resume throwing.
No update on Nats' Stephen Strasburg
Manager Matt Williams said in his postgame presser today he doesn't have an update on the pitcher, who left Tuesday's game in the third inning with irritation under his shoulder blade.
Final: Nationals 7, Marlins 5
Nationals RHP Max Scherzer gave up 5 runs over 7 innings with 10 strikeouts, but lucky for him, Bryce Harper is on his team. The outfielder went 3-for-4 with 3 home runs and 5 RBIs, almost single-handedly beating the Marlins.
Mike Mazzeo @MazzESPN
Just saw all three of Bryce Harper's home runs. Never ceases to amaze, that guy.
Jerry Crasnick @jcrasnick
Giancarlo Stanton hits majestic homers. That's the best word I can think of for him.
Stanton shows he can homer too
Marlins OF Giancarlo Stanton didn't like Bryce Harper getting all the attention with his 3-for-3, 3-homer showing to begin the game -- so the Marlins slugger hit a 3-run HR of his own to cut the Nationals' lead to just 2, and it's 7-5 in the 8th. Follow live