Global Baseball News for 25 May 2019
Ildemaro Vargas had five hits and a home run, Adam Jones added four hits and a homer, and the Arizona Diamondbacks broke out of a slump in a big way, beating the San Francisco Giants 18-2 on Friday... night.
Trevor Story became the fastest shortstop to reach 100 homers, bettering Alex Rodriguez, and then hit a game-ending drive as the Rockies beat the Orioles 8-6 on Friday night.
Astros right fielder George Springer injured his left hamstring chasing a foul ball and left Friday night's game against the Red Sox in the eighth inning. Manager AJ Hinch said it's likely Springer... will be placed on the injured list.
JaCoby Jones homered and drove in four runs as the visiting Detroit Tigers halted their nine-game losing streak with a wild victory over the Mets.
Trent Thornton had fans going 'yee-haw' on a country-themed Friday night at the Rogers Centre, but it was the National League West's San Diego Padres putting the boots to the Blue Jays. The Jays'... rookie starter threw a career-high 10 strikeouts and was generally effective en route to a no-decision as Toronto was doubled up […]
The margin for error has been thin all throughout the Miami Marlins' season-long six-game winning streak. Their three wins against the Detroit Tigers included an extra-innings victory, a three-run... comeback …
Nationals general manager Mike Rizzo said the team won't be making managerial decisions with a third of the season gone, adding that "everyone's got their part in [the team's struggles]."
Diamondbacks outfielder David Peralta, who leads the team in hits and is second in runs scored, has been put on the injured list with AC joint inflammation in his right shoulder.
Neither offensive hero in the Miami Marlins' two most thrilling wins of their three-game sweep of the Detroit Tigers this week would have been the obvious choice. Chad Wallach, who …