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Olney: Lagares a star in the making

The Mets' Juan Lagares is quickly developing into more than just the best defensive center fielder in baseball.

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Spratt: The golden age of third basemen

Manny Machado, Nolan Arenado and top prospect Kris Bryant are leading a new major league trend of a more versatile third baseman, says Baseball Info Solutions' Scott Spratt.

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Top stats to know: Mets vs. Yankees

It's rare for New York's teams to be where they are when they play in a Subway Series

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Matt Harvey thrives on Subway Series stage

Matt Harvey allowed two earned runs on five hits and two walks while striking out seven in 8 2/3 innings in the Mets' win over the Yankees Saturday.

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Zack Greinke: No longer 'stressed out'

Zack Greinke continued his hot April on the mound, as the Dodgers' right-hander was composed in mowing down the San Diego Padres.

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Finally, Bernie Williams is part of the club

The Yankees began to make amends for a decade-long oversight by kicking off a celebration of Bernie Williams and his time with the club.


White Sox rally past Royals

The ChiSox scored 5 unanswered runs -- all in the 6th inning -- to come from behind in a 5-3 win for their second victory vs. the Royals in today's doubleheader.


Nats: Scherzer likely out Tuesday's start

The right-hander still experienced soreness in the right thumb he jammed batting Thursday against St. Louis after throwing before today's 6-2 loss to the Marlins.


Addison Russell on bases-clearing 2B

"I felt like I saw the ball a little bit better today. Fouled off some good pitches ... and then he gave me a fastball outside and I didn't try to do too much. I just hit it and got a double off it."


Norris homer pushes Padres lead to 2

Derek Norris took Scott Baker deep over the left-field wall to increase the Padres' lead to 3-1 in the bottom of the 7th inning. Norris is 2-for-3 with 2 RBI and a run. Follow live

Gordon flies into stands for catch

Royals OF Alex Gordon had a close encounter with White Sox fans in the 6th inning of Chicago's 5-3 win. We're not sure how he held onto this one.


Brewers avoid sweep in Milwaukee

Adam Lind smashed a two-run homer, and the Brewers rode it to their second win in the last 12 games with a 6-3 victory vs. the visiting Cards.


Orioles explode for 18 runs

By the end of the drubbing, Baltimore had 20 hits, 4 players with 3-hit games and most importantly, a 18-7 win over the Red Sox.


Alex the Great

Dodgers IF Alex Guerrero just hit his 5th HR and drove in his 13th run of the season. And he's done it with a measly 21 at bats. The Dodgers trail the Padres 2-1 in the 5th. Follow live

Cubs rookie keys 5-2 win

Addison Russell cleared the bases with a game-winning double in the 4th and Miguel Montero -- owned in just 6.4% of ESPN Fantasy leagues -- homered.


Another superb Archer start

Rays SP Chris Archer threw 7 shutout innings today in a 5-1 win over the Blue Jays. This is becoming a theme for the youngster.


Orioles leading Red Sox 18-4 in 8th

The only question left in this one: can Baltimore get to 20? Follow live


Altuve extends streak vs. Athletics

The Astros and Jose Altuve leave Oakland tonight, which will be a relief for the A's. Altuve extended his hitting streak against Oakland to 29 games today. The AL West-leading Astros are aiming for the sweep. Follow live


Marlins surging, Nationals sliding

Miami completed a 3-game sweep of preseason favorites Washington with a 6-2 victory, the Marlins' 5th straight. The Nats, losers of 5 in a row, now sit at a disappointing 7-12. Box score


Final: Cubs 5, Reds 2

Catcher Miguel Montero went deep in the second, Addison Russell knocked a 3-run double in the fourth and the Cubs never looked back. Jake Arrieta gave up 2 runs through 6 and improved to 3-1 on the year.

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