American Baseball News for 25 May 2022
Joc Pederson turned a pair of pregame chats with Barry Bonds into the best night of his career, homering three times and driving in a career-high eight runs as the Giants outslugged the Mets 13-12 on... Tuesday in one of the wildest games imaginable.
The Mets had done it. They had raised everyone's blood pressure, rallied late and were on their way to another series win. Then the bullpen blew it.
Brewers manager Craig Counsell said outfielder Hunter Renfroe could miss two weeks with a strained right hamstring.
Where were you for the Jose Trevino game? A back and forth, marathon contest at Yankee Stadium on Tuesday night ended with the catcher smacking a ball down the left field line for a walk-off single in... the 11th inning. The clutch hit gave the Yankees a 7-6 win in a game that looked to be slipping away from them, including in the top half of the eleventh.
Zach Eflin, who was 4-7 with a 4.17 ERA in 18 starts last season, avoided Wednesday's arbitration hearing by reaching a one-year, $5.7 million deal with the Phillies.
Jacob deGrom is back at Citi Field, and his rehab is beginning to get serious. The Mets ace is still long tossing, but he has shifted his rehab from Port St. Lucie to Queens so he can soon be under... the supervision of Mets pitching coach Jeremy Hefner and other team officials.
Washington Nationals starter Stephen Strasburg allowed three runs in 2 2/3 innings for Class A Fredericksburg Tuesday night during his first rehabilitation appearance since undergoing thoracic outlet... surgery last year.
Danny Jansen hit a three-run homer and a solo shot, Vladimir Guerrero Jr. also went deep and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the St. Louis Cardinals 8-1 on Tuesday night.
The Mariners activated Kyle Lewis from the injured list Tuesday, nearly a year after he last played in a major league game.
Yankees closer Aroldis Chapman, who has allowed runs in five straight appearances, has landed on the injured list because of Achilles tendinitis.
White Sox shortstop Tim Anderson said on Tuesday that there was no inside joke between he and Yankees third baseman Josh Donaldson regarding Donaldson calling Anderson "Jackie" over the weekend, in... reference to Jackie Robinson.
Joey Gallo and Kyle Higashioka were physically at Yankee Stadium on Tuesday after staying home on Sunday and Monday because they were feeling under the weather. Higashioka was feeling well enough to... get added back to the active roster, but he was not in the starting lineup. Gallo and Josh Donaldson are still on the COVID-19 list.