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Jun 26, 2019

Widow of man found in park cooler sues Braves
The widow of a beer tap inventor who died inside a walk-in cooler at SunTrust Park last year has filed a wrongful death lawsuit against the Braves and their contractors.

ESPN MLB
Jun 26, 2019

Royals designate Boxberger for assignment
The Royals cleared a roster spot for the return of pitcher Eric Skoglund, who served an 80-game suspension for testing positive for two performance-enhancing substances.

ESPN MLB
Jun 26, 2019

Vandy, Michigan and the mind games of Omaha's decisive Game 3
Both coaches are trying to keep their teams on the same routines they used to reach the College World Series. All that's at stake is a championship.

ESPN MLB
Jun 26, 2019

Inside Vanderbilt and Michigan's biggest Game 3 foe -- their minds
Both coaches are trying to keep their teams on the same routines they used to reach the College World Series. All that's at stake is a championship.

ESPN MLB
Jun 26, 2019

Brewers' Cain out third straight game (thumb)
Milwaukee Brewers outfielder Lorenzo Cain is set to miss his third straight game Wednesday after undergoing a cryotherapy procedure on his right thumb in Los Angeles on Tuesday.

ESPN MLB
Jun 26, 2019

Surprise star of Yankees' HR streak a stealth MVP candidate
New York's record run of homering in 28 straight games wasn't achieved by its stars, but DJ LeMahieu has been more than an unexpected power source.

ESPN MLB
Jun 26, 2019

Slumping Snell feels good despite tough June
After getting knocked out in the fourth inning of Tuesday's 9-4 loss to the Twins, Blake Snell has a 11.94 ERA in five June starts.

ESPN MLB
Jun 26, 2019

Angels' Ohtani to throw off mound Wednesday
Angels two-way star Shohei Ohtani will throw off a mound Wednesday for the first time since Tommy John surgery.

ESPN MLB
Jun 26, 2019

Vanderbilt had plenty to celebrate during its win over Michigan, which forced a decisive Game 3 (7 p.m. ET Wednesday, ESPN)
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ESPN MLB
Jun 25, 2019

White Sox SS Anderson exits with ankle sprain
White Sox shortstop Tim Anderson left in the fifth inning against the Red Sox with a sprained right ankle, Chicago said.

ESPN MLB
Jun 25, 2019

Yankees' Stanton to get MRI after injuring knee
Yankees slugger Giancarlo Stanton will get an MRI after leaving Tuesday's game with a right knee contusion, the team said.

ESPN MLB
Jun 25, 2019

Rockies place INF Rodgers (shoulder) on IL
The Colorado Rockies have placed infielder Brendan Rodgers on the 10-day injured list with an injured right shoulder.

ESPN MLB
Jun 25, 2019

On pace for 110 wins 81 games in, is this finally the Dodgers' year?
The record is elite at the halfway mark, but the questions will remain until October. Just how good is this L.A. team after consecutive World Series appearances?

ESPN MLB
Jun 25, 2019

On pace for 110 wins, is this finally the Dodgers' year?
The record is elite at the halfway mark, but the questions will remain until October. Just how good is this L.A. team after consecutive World Series appearances?

ESPN MLB
Jun 25, 2019

Yankees homer in MLB-record 28th straight game
DJ LeMahieu left no doubt that the record would be broken on Tuesday, homering in the Yankees first at bat of the game.

ESPN MLB
Jun 25, 2019

Machado shakes off nerves with homer vs. O's
Padres star Manny Machado admitted Tuesday to feeling "a little more nervous" as he returned to Camden Yards for the first time since being traded last July. It didn't show on the field, though, as he hit his 17th homer of the season in the third inning.

ESPN MLB
Jun 25, 2019

Machado shakes off nerves, homers in return
Padres star Manny Machado admitted Tuesday to feeling "a little more nervous" as he returned to Camden Yards for the first time since being traded last July. It didn't show on the field, though, as he hit his 17th homer of the season in the third inning.

ESPN MLB
Jun 25, 2019

Machado's Baltimore return brings cheers, big HR
Padres star Manny Machado admitted Tuesday to feeling "a little more nervous" as he returned to Camden Yards for the first time since being traded last July. It didn't show on the field, though, as he hit his 17th homer of the season in the third inning.

ESPN MLB
Jun 25, 2019

'Nervous' Machado back in Baltimore with Padres
Padres star Manny Machado admitted Tuesday to feeling "a little more nervous today" as he returned to Camden Yards for the first time since being traded from the Orioles to the Dodgers last July.

ESPN MLB
Jun 25, 2019

Cards closer Hicks to have Tommy John surgery
The 22-year-old has thrown 211 pitches at least 100 mph this season, over 100 more than the next-closest player.

ESPN MLB
Jun 25, 2019

Rays owner: Tampa-Montreal plan best option
The principal owner of the Rays says it's unrealistic for his team to play full time in the Tampa Bay area, and a shared season with Montreal is the best option.

ESPN MLB
Jun 25, 2019

Hopeful Orioles introduce No. 1 pick Rutschman
The Baltimore Orioles interrupted their miserable 2019 season to introduce a sliver of hope for the future: Adley Rutschman, the top overall pick in the Major League Baseball draft.

ESPN MLB
Jun 25, 2019

Call to arms: Nats bring up vets to bolster pen
The Nationals have called up veteran relievers Fernando Rodney and Jonny Venters to hopefully provide some relief for the worst bullpen in baseball.

ESPN MLB
Jun 25, 2019

Rangers' HR leader Gallo activated off 10-day IL
Joey Gallo has been sidelined since June 1 because of an oblique injury.

ESPN MLB
Jun 25, 2019

Astros activate Springer after long stay on IL
The Astros reinstated outfielder George Springer and right-hander Collin McHugh from the injured list on Tuesday.

ESPN MLB
Jun 25, 2019

Apologetic Wright ready to help Red Sox bullpen
The Boston Red Sox have reinstated right-hander Steven Wright the team announced. The 34-year-old received an 80-game suspension on March 6 after testing positive for a performance-enhancing substance during an offseason test.

ESPN MLB
Jun 25, 2019

Red Sox reinstate Wright after 80-game ban
The Boston Red Sox have reinstated right-hander Steven Wright the team announced. The 34-year-old received an 80-game suspension on March 6 after testing positive for a performance-enhancing substance during an offseason test.

ESPN MLB
Jun 25, 2019

Yankees cut Morales, recall Tarpley from minors
Kendrys Morales has been cut by the Yankees. The veteran designated hitter and first baseman was reinstated from the 10-day injured list Tuesday and designated for assignment

ESPN MLB
Jun 25, 2019

Braves reinstate Newcomb from concussion list
Braves lefty Sean Newcomb has been activated from the concussion list.

ESPN MLB
Jun 25, 2019

Real or not? Mets, Phillies collide on their roads to nowhere
Both clubs entered the year with high expectations but have been making the wrong kind of news. Will either get out of its own way?

ESPN MLB
Jun 25, 2019

Cubs, Braves benches clear as catchers argue
Cubs catcher Willson Contreras and Braves catcher Tyler Flowers exchanged words in the second inning after Contreras hit a home run.

ESPN MLB
Jun 25, 2019

Rays' Glasnow (forearm) shut down for 3 weeks
Rays pitcher Tyler Glasnow will be out for three weeks after a setback while recovering from a forearm strain.

ESPN MLB
Jun 24, 2019

Sources: Mets front office making in-game moves
At least some of the Mets' pitching moves during games have been dictated by the front office, multiple sources confirmed to ESPN's Buster Olney.

ESPN MLB
Jun 24, 2019

Sources: Mets' front office making in-game moves
At least some of the Mets' pitching moves during games have been dictated by the front office, sources say.

ESPN MLB
Jun 24, 2019

Everything you need to know halfway through the MLB season
As MLB teams play their 81st game of 2019, here's what we've seen so far and where things are headed from here.

ESPN MLB
Jun 24, 2019

Yanks tie record with HR in 27th straight game
Aaron Hicks' fifth-inning homer gave the Yankees a piece of the major league record for longest streak of consecutive games with the home run.

ESPN MLB
Jun 24, 2019

How Vanderbilt rose from the depths of grief to the College World Series
Three years ago, Vanderbilt freshman Donny Everett drowned just before his first NCAA tournament. Now Vandy is playing for a CWS title in what would've been Everett's senior year, with his family still part of the team.

ESPN MLB
Jun 24, 2019

O's sign Rutschman to record bonus, reports say
The Orioles on Monday announced the signing of top overall pick Adley Rutschman. The deal is worth $8.1 million, according to multiple reports, setting a new record for draft bonuses.

ESPN MLB
Jun 24, 2019

ESPN survey: MLB fans back more safety netting
An ESPN survey found that 78 percent of MLB fans support the idea of more safety netting at ballparks.

ESPN MLB
Jun 24, 2019

Cabrera's suspension reduced to three games
Asdrubal Cabrera's suspension was reduced from four games to three on appeal. The Rangers third baseman was disciplined after throwing his batting gloves at an umpire last week.

ESPN MLB
Jun 24, 2019

Dodgers to extend netting after another fan hit
The netting at Dodger Stadium will likely be extended at some point during this season after another fan was hit Sunday by a foul ball.

ESPN MLB
Jun 24, 2019

Stroman confident he'd fit if traded to Yankees
Blue Jays right-hander Marcus Stroman stopped short of saying he was hopeful of being dealt to the Yankees but insisted he could handle the city's notoriously tough stage.

ESPN MLB
Jun 24, 2019

Hard-throwing Cards closer Hicks has torn UCL
The Cardinals did not disclose whether Jordan Hicks will undergo surgery.

ESPN MLB
Jun 24, 2019

Mets fine Callaway, Vargas after incident
Mets manager Mickey Callaway and pitcher Jason Vargas have been fined an undisclosed amount following a confrontation with a reporter in the clubhouse Sunday.

ESPN MLB
Jun 24, 2019

Mets' Callaway calls media back in to apologize
Mets manager Mickey Callaway and pitcher Jason Vargas have been fined an undisclosed amount following a confrontation with a reporter in the clubhouse Sunday.

ESPN MLB
Jun 24, 2019

Illustrated voting guide to MLB All-Star Starters Election
Baseball has a new process for deciding who will start next month in Cleveland. While the finalists sweat it out, we examine the candidates at each position.

ESPN MLB
Jun 24, 2019

How Michigan became the biggest surprise of the College World Series
The Wolverines are this year's Cinderella team in Omaha, and in the CWS finals, they'll face a Vanderbilt squad that wasn't a power itself until recently.

ESPN MLB
Jun 24, 2019

How the Nationals have battled back into the playoff picture
A month ago, it seemed the Nats were toast. But they've gotten off the mat and are within striking distance of a wild-card spot. Here are the five biggest reasons why.

ESPN MLB
Jun 24, 2019

Albert Pujols' return to St. Louis: It was as if he never left
With a standing ovation for every at-bat and an endless series of emotional moments, Albert Pujols' homecoming was all he and Cardinals fans could have hoped for.

ESPN MLB
Jun 23, 2019

Real or not? Even the Dodgers' rookies are out of this world
Will Smith followed fellow rookies Matt Beaty and Alex Verdugo to cap a weekend of walk-off homers in L.A., showing the Dodgers' depth knows no bounds.

ESPN MLB
Jun 23, 2019

What happens when a pitcher loses his best pitch
Everyone who takes the mound, no matter their age or experience, has at some point lost their feel for the ball. And everyone has their own way of dealing with it.

ESPN MLB
Jun 23, 2019

Dodgers win again on another rookie walk-off HR
For the third straight game, a rookie produced a walk-off victory for the Dodgers against the Rockies. This time, it was catcher Will Smith who blasted a pinch-hit three-run homer in the bottom of the ninth to give the Dodgers a 6-3 win Sunday.

ESPN MLB
Jun 23, 2019

What you need to know about London Stadium before the series
Will there be "Take Me Out to the Ballgame" and "Sweet Caroline"? Can you get a hot dog? As MLB gears up for the Red Sox-Yankees series in the U.K., here's what you need to know.

ESPN MLB
Jun 23, 2019

Mets apologize after confrontation with reporter
Mets manager Mickey Callaway and pitcher Jason Vargas were involved in a clubhouse incident with a Newsday reporter after Sunday's 5-3 loss to the Cubs.

ESPN MLB
Jun 23, 2019

Mets skipper curses, pitcher charges at reporter
Mets manager Mickey Callaway and pitcher Jason Vargas were involved in a clubhouse incident with a Newsday reporter after Sunday's 5-3 loss to the Cubs.

ESPN MLB
Jun 23, 2019

Mets skipper, pitcher snap at reporter after loss
Mets manager Mickey Callaway and pitcher Jason Vargas were involved in a clubhouse incident with a Newsday reporter after Sunday's 5-3 loss to the Cubs.

ESPN MLB
Jun 23, 2019

Fan taken for tests after hit by Bellinger's foul
A first-aid worker who treated the woman said she was taken to the hospital for precautionary tests but that she was alert and answering questions.

ESPN MLB
Jun 23, 2019

Yanks' HR streak hits 26 games, sets club mark
The Yankees set a franchise record with a home run in 26 consecutive games when DJ LeMahieu connected for a three-run shot Sunday.

ESPN MLB
Jun 23, 2019

Yanks HR streak hits 26 games to set club mark
The Yankees set a franchise record with a home run in 26 consecutive games when DJ LeMahieu connected for a three-run shot Sunday.

ESPN MLB
Jun 23, 2019

Alonso tops Strawberry's Mets rookie HR mark
Pete Alonso set the Mets' record for home runs by a rookie, hitting his 27th of the season on Sunday to break Darryl Strawberry's franchise record.

ESPN MLB
Jun 23, 2019

Holt leaves Red Sox game with tight hamstring
Brock Holt experienced left hamstring tightness while trying to score in the second, forcing him to later leave the Red Sox's game against the Blue Jays.

ESPN MLB
Jun 23, 2019

Rays reliever Castillo to IL, to be seen by docs
Rays reliever Diego Castillo was placed on the 10-day injured list with right shoulder inflammation and is headed back to Tampa to get checked out by doctors.

ESPN MLB
Jun 23, 2019

Braves' Soroka pulled out of game after HBP
Braves starting pitcher Mike Soroka was removed from Sunday's game after being hit on the right arm by a pitch in the top of the third inning.

ESPN MLB
Jun 23, 2019

A's put closer Treinen on IL with shoulder strain
Athletics closer Blake Treinen was placed on the 10-day injured list with a strained shoulder on Sunday.

ESPN MLB
Jun 23, 2019

Nationals release struggling reliever Rosenthal
Nationals reliever Trevor Rosenthal was released after he struggled in his second stint in the major leagues this season.

ESPN MLB
Jun 23, 2019

Braves option righty Foltynewicz after 8-run start
Mike Foltynewicz, an All-Star last year, has been optioned by the Braves. The right-hander is 2-5 with a 6.37 ERA in 11 starts this season.

ESPN MLB
Jun 23, 2019

Indians promote slugger Bradley to majors
Indians prospect Bobby Bradley, the Triple-A home run leader, has been promoted from the minors and will make his major league debut Sunday against the Tigers.

ESPN MLB
Jun 23, 2019

Hinting at how dominant they can become, Yankees soar past Astros
With a lineup finally firing on all cylinders, the Bombers tore down another leading rival in the race for AL dominance.

ESPN MLB
Jun 22, 2019

Reports: Twins reach deal with ex-Angels P Allen
The Minnesota Twins have agreed to a minor-league deal with right-handed reliever Cody Allen, according to multiple reports.

ESPN MLB
Jun 22, 2019

Twins reach deal with ex-Angels reliever Allen
The Minnesota Twins have agreed to a minor league deal with right-handed reliever Cody Allen.

ESPN MLB
Jun 22, 2019

Royals deal RHP Lively to Diamondbacks for cash
Right-hander Ben Lively, who was designated for assignment by the Royals on Thursday, has been traded to the Diamondbacks for cash considerations.

ESPN MLB
Jun 22, 2019

Picking between peak Pujols or Trout today, who's better?
One Angel is the best player in baseball, but his teammate held that title for an even longer stretch in his prime seasons.

ESPN MLB
Jun 22, 2019

Mets' Alonso sets first-half NL rookie HR record
Rookie slugger Pete Alonso hit his 26th homer to set the NL record for most homers before the All-Star Game as the New York Mets routed the Chicago Cubs 10-2 on Saturday.

ESPN MLB
Jun 22, 2019

Mets' Alonso sets NL record for HRs before ASG
Rookie slugger Pete Alonso hit his 26th homer to set the NL record for most homers before the All-Star Game as the New York Mets routed the Chicago Cubs 10-2 on Saturday.

ESPN MLB
Jun 22, 2019

Reds' Dietrich hit with record 6th pitch in 1 series
Brewers pitchers have hit Derek Dietrich with a pitch six times in just three games, already an MLB record for one series.

ESPN MLB
Jun 22, 2019

Reds' Dietrich hit with record 6th pitch in series
Brewers pitchers have hit Derek Dietrich with a pitch six times in just three games, already an MLB record for one series.

ESPN MLB
Jun 22, 2019

Ortiz moved out of ICU as recovery continues
David Ortiz has been moved out of the intensive care unit at Massachusetts General Hospital, two weeks after he was shot in the Dominican Republic.

ESPN MLB
Jun 22, 2019

Pujols gets curtain call at Busch Stadium after HR
Ex-Cardinals slugger Albert Pujols got his curtain call on Saturday, after homering in just his second game back in St. Louis.

ESPN MLB
Jun 22, 2019

Pujols goes deep in second game back at Busch
The ex-Cardinals slugger got his curtain call on Saturday, after homering in just his second game back in St. Louis.

ESPN MLB
Jun 22, 2019

Indians designate OF Martin after 2019 struggles
Leonys Martin, who was hitting .199 this season, has been designated for assignment by the Indians.

ESPN MLB
Jun 22, 2019

MLB Weekend Watch: Our takes on Pujols, Keuchel, Yankees-Astros and more
Albert Pujols is back in St. Louis, Dallas Keuchel is back on the mound and the Yankees are back at full strength (or close to it). Here's what we expect to see.

ESPN MLB
Jun 22, 2019

Yankees' Maybin heading to IL with strained calf
The Yankees kept Cameron Maybin on the roster when Aaron Judge came off the injured list, but Maybin's now headed for the IL himself after straining his left calf in Friday night's 4-1 win over the Astros.

ESPN MLB
Jun 21, 2019

Keuchel labors through debut as Nats nip Braves
Dallas Keuchel labored through five innings in his Atlanta debut, coughing up a 3-0 lead as the Braves lost 4-3 to the Washington Nationals on Friday night.

ESPN MLB
Jun 21, 2019

With Judge & Co. back, do the Yankees have the deepest lineup ever?
Dear opposing pitchers facing the Bombers: Good luck -- you are going to need it. We break down how New York's 1-9 scariness compares to other great offenses.

ESPN MLB
Jun 21, 2019

Mazara's 505-foot HR ties longest in five years
Rangers outfielder Nomar Mazara clubbed a 505-foot home run Friday night at Globe Life Park -- it's tied for the longest homer ever in the Statcast era.

ESPN MLB
Jun 21, 2019

Mazara's 505-foot HR ties longest in Statcast era
Rangers outfielder Nomar Mazara clubbed a 505-foot home run Friday night at Globe Life Park, tied for the longest ever in the Statcast era.

ESPN MLB
Jun 21, 2019

Yanks infield, Cubs outfield finalists to start ASG
The entire New York Yankees infield could start the All-Star Game, and the entire Chicago Cubs outfield as the first phase of voting for the All-Star Game is complete, and the finalists were announced Friday night.

ESPN MLB
Jun 21, 2019

Pujols set for first Busch Stadium game since '11
Albert Pujols returned to Busch Stadium for the first time since winning the 2011 World Series on Friday night, and the onetime Cardinal great said he was getting emotional thinking about the game.

ESPN MLB
Jun 21, 2019

Pujols' Busch Stadium return 'just pretty amazing'
It had been nearly 11 years since Albert Pujols last played in Busch Stadium prior to Friday night. Greeted with ovations before all three plate appearances, he said there were several times when he nearly shed tears during the game.

ESPN MLB
Jun 21, 2019

Pujols gets ovation in return to Busch Stadium
Albert Pujols returned to Busch Stadium for the first time since winning the 2011 World Series, and the onetime Cardinal great received a lengthy standing ovation prior to his first at-bat.

ESPN MLB
Jun 21, 2019

A's Montas suspended 80 games for positive test
Oakland right-hander Frankie Montas has received an 80-game suspension after testing positive for Ostarine, a performance-enhancing substance.

ESPN MLB
Jun 21, 2019

A's Montas suspended 80 games, out for playoffs
Oakland right-hander Frankie Montas, in the midst of a breakout season, received an 80-game suspension after testing positive for Ostarine, a performance-enhancing substance.

ESPN MLB
Jun 21, 2019

Rangers 3B Cabrera gets 4-game suspension
Asdrubal Cabrera was suspended for throwing his batting gloves from the dugout at umpire Bill Miller on Thursday.

ESPN MLB
Jun 21, 2019

Rangers' Cabrera to appeal 4-game suspension
Asdrubal Cabrera was suspended for throwing his batting gloves from the dugout at umpire Bill Miller on Thursday.

ESPN MLB
Jun 21, 2019

Indians' Clevinger to injured list with ankle sprain
Indians pitcher Mike Clevinger has been put on the 10-day injured list because of an ankle sprain.

ESPN MLB
Jun 21, 2019

Source: Donaldson wins appeal; ban dropped
Braves third baseman Josh Donaldson won his appeal and will not be suspended for a benches-clearing incident with the Pirates earlier this month, a source told ESPN.

ESPN MLB
Jun 21, 2019

Keuchel making Braves debut Friday vs. Nats
Atlanta signed Dallas Keuchel, the 2015 AL Cy Young Award winner, to a one-year contract on June 7.

ESPN MLB
Jun 21, 2019

Power Rankings: Yankees, Braves rise to challenge Dodgers for No. 1
Some of the game's most famous franchises are back in the mix to take over as MLB's top team.

ESPN MLB
Jun 21, 2019

Weekend Watch: Our takes on Pujols, Keuchel, Yankees-Astros and more
Albert Pujols is back in St. Louis, Dallas Keuchel is back on the mound and the Yankees are back at full strength (or close to it). Here's what we expect to see.

ESPN MLB
Jun 21, 2019

Cubs homegrown reliever Alzolay shines in debut
The Cubs have struggled developing pitchers over the past few years, but Adbert Alzolay might prove to be the exception to the rule after giving up one run while striking out five during a four-inning relief stint in his major league debut on Thursday.

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