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Rangers going with youth against Mariners

The Texas Rangers hoped some of their top young pitching prospects would be ready to make their major league debuts this year. Left-hander Taylor Hearn will be recalled from Triple-A Nashville and is scheduled to start when the Rangers open a four-game series Thursday in Seattle. “He’s throwing

LeMahieu to the rescue as Yanks top Angels

DJ LeMahieu’s two-out RBI single in ninth inning capped the New York Yankees’ rally from a five-run deficit for a 6-5 win over the Los Angeles Angels on Wednesday night in Anaheim, Calif. The Yankees trailed 5-0 after five innings, but scored twice in the sixth and three times in the seventh

Red Sox run away with 11-4 victory over Tigers

BOSTON – The defending World Series champion Boston Red Sox hadn’t cruised to a lopsided victory yet this season. Their win over Detroit on Wednesday night finally gave them a chance to relax. J.D. Martinez had three hits, Eduardo Rodriguez pitched six strong innings and the Red Sox rebounded from

Wainwright gets 150th win as Cards sweep Brewers

Wainwright gets 150th win as Cards sweep Brewers Adam Wainwright was warm enough on a cool day, allowing one run in six innings for his 150th career victory, and the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Milwaukee Brewers 5-2 on Wednesday to complete a three-game sweep. Last year’s MVP, Christian Yelich,

Phillies open homestand against Marlins

The Philadelphia Phillies will be looking for their second consecutive win when they host the Miami Marlins on Thursday night. Philadelphia will play four games against the Marlins to open a nine-game homestand. The Phillies salvaged the series final…

Cubs’ Lester returns from IL to face Dodgers

The Chicago Cubs will go for a three-game sweep when they host the Los Angeles Dodgers in the series finale Thursday afternoon. Chicago (12-10) has won seven of its past eight games to climb a season-high two games above .500. The Cubs cruised to a 7-2 win over the Dodgers in Tuesday’s series opener

Diamondbacks going for sweep of host Pirates

Pittsburgh Pirates rookie shortstop Cole Tucker will get one more crack at putting a dent in his hometown team Thursday when the Arizona Diamondbacks finish a four-game series at PNC Park. “I’m having the time of my life,” the bubbly Tucker said. In that debut, Tucker got what was the

The slow trot of victory: Phillies 6, Mets 0

For the first seven innings of the game, it looked like the Phillies were headed for another disappointing loss to the Mets. They may have held a lead, but it felt extremely tenuous. But the offense eventually showed some life, Rhys Hoskins exacted rev…

White Sox Minor League Update: April 24, 2019

Daniel Palka: 0-for-5, 0 BB, 1 K (.167 BA, .515 OPS) Matt Skole: 2-for-4, 1 HR, 3 RBI, 2 R, 1 BB, 0 K (.291 BA, 1.097 OPS) **MVP** Zack Collins: 1-for-4, 1 BB, 2 K (.231 BA, .973 OPS) Danny Mendick: 1-for-3, 1 R, 2 RBI, 1 BB, 0 K (.221 BA, .743 OPS) Jo…