McKenry a Coors Field specialist
Colorado's Michael McKenry hit a HR to deep left-center field to give the Rockies a 3-2 lead vs. the Dodgers in the bottom of the 4th inning. He entered today with a .667 slugging percentage at Coors Field (.259 in all other stadiums) Follow live
OTD: Armando Galarraga's imperfect game
Five years ago today, the Tigers RHP had a perfect game through 8 2/3. But Indians SS Jason Donald was called safe by umpire Jim Joyce on a grounder to first, a call that became controversial on replays. Said Joyce after the game: "I just cost that kid a perfect game."
Rodgers still best available draft pick
In Keith Law's final ranking before this year's Rule 4 draft -- which is filled with middle infielders -- he still places Florida high school SS Brendan Rodgers at the top of the list. Top 100 (Insider)
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Final: Nationals blank Blue Jays 2-0
Jordan Zimmermann struck out four and walked one through eight shutout innings on the way to the W and Toronto's first shutout of the season. Bryce Harper went 1-for-3 with a stolen base. Box score
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Detroit has reinstated RHP Alfredo Simon from the bereavement list to start tonight's game against Oakland.
Gallo a 'big time, big impact' prospect
With Joey Gallo, Buster Olney said on SportsCenter, the Rangers are thinking: "'Let's call him up now. We give him a taste of the big leagues.' No pressure because so many other guys in that lineup are doing great."