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Mets hope to provide support for deGrom vs. Rockies

Jacob deGrom will start for the New York Mets, hoping the offensive life his teammates have shown will help him end his agonizing misfortune. Colorado Rockies left-hander Tyler Anderson (4-1 4.48 ERA) will oppose de Grom (4-2, 1.55) in the opener of a…

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Pivetta hopes to reverse fortunes as Phillies host Cardinals

Philadelphia Phillies right-hander Nick Pivetta is struggling so far in June. The Phillies and Cardinals open a three-game set on Monday night at Citizens Bank Park. Pivetta (4-6, 4.25 ERA) has an 8.36 ERA and opponents are hitting .352 with a .940 O…

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Dodgers, Cubs square off in NLCS rematch

The Los Angeles Dodgers have been hitting home runs and scoring runs at enough of a prodigious clip this month that it is rare to see their bats go quiet. The Dodgers will enter this week’s three-game series against the Chicago Cubs having won seven of their past 10 games. Before they managed just

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Rangers, Royals meet in series between last-place teams

The Kansas City Royals and the Texas Rangers, two struggling teams in last place in their divisions, will open a three-game series Monday night at Kauffman Stadium. The Royals have lost six straight and 12 of 13. Overall, the Royals are 22-49.

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Giants seek better results in rematch with Marlins

The San Francisco Giants will be out to avenge a series defeat on the road last week when they get a rematch with the Miami Marlins in a three-game set that begins Monday night. The Marlins’ Caleb Smith (5-6, 3.75 ERA) and the Giants’ Andrew Suarez (2-4, 4.92), two young left-handers who dueled

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Yankees, Nationals pick up where they left off in May

On what was supposed to be a day off, the New York Yankees and the Washington Nationals will try on Monday to finish what they started in May. The Yankees travel to Nationals Park to complete a game halted by rain on May 15 with the score tied 3-3. S…

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Indians welcome back Alonso vs. White Sox

The Cleveland Indians will welcome first baseman Yonder Alonso back into the lineup Monday night when they host the Chicago White Sox in the first game of a three-game series at Progressive Field. Prior to Monday’s game, Alonso will be activated off the family medical emergency list. Alonso returns

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Surging Astros return home after 10-0 trip to take on Rays

On Sunday, it was shortstop Carlos Correa who played a pivotal role in keeping Houston’s winning streak alive, belting a game-tying home run in the eighth inning as the Astros subsequently rolled to an 11th consecutive victory by rallying past the Kansas City Royals. Houston (48-25) relied on a

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Brewers turn to Chacin against Pirates

Right-hander Jhoulys Chacin could have gotten something richer than the two-year, $15.5 million contract he signed with Milwaukee during the offseason. It turns out the Brewers certainly cashed in. Chacin (6-1, 3.32 ERA), who faces right-hander Trevo…

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Goldschmidt, Diamondbacks seek series win vs. Mets

Luckily for the Diamondbacks, Paul Goldschmidt’s drought ended a long time before then. Goldschmidt, the Diamondbacks’ franchise icon and top-producing offensive player for several seasons, started the season in quite a dry spell, too. A slugger who has homered at least 33 times and driven

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Quintana, Cubs go for sweep of Cardinals

Brandon Morrow got the call Saturday night. The Chicago Cubs’ closer had not pitched since June 7, due to his team either winning games in lopsided fashion or losing them. It was only natural that he started out a bit rusty against the Cardinals, allowing singles to Jairo Munoz and Kolten Wong

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Rodriguez, Red Sox try to salvage split vs. Mariners

Rodriguez, a 25-year-old left-hander out of Venezuela, is 8-1 with a 3.64 ERA this season as he heads into Sunday afternoon’s start against the host Seattle Mariners at Safeco Field. In those past five outings, Rodriguez has lasted more than 5 2/3 innings only once, going 6 2/3 innings on May 30

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Ferguson, Dodgers go for sweep of Giants

The Los Angeles Dodgers are hoping that a well-rested and inspired rookie pitcher will lead them to success in Sunday’s series finale against the San Francisco Giants. Left-hander Caleb Ferguson will make his third career start, pitching opposite Giants right-hander Chris Stratton, but it will be

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Rockies, Rangers look for elusive series win

Not much has gone right for Texas in the past week, but three things that the Rangers have been lacking aligned on Saturday to allow them to earn a 5-2 victory over Colorado that snapped a season-long seven-game losing streak. First the Rangers got ex…

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Anderson hopes to lead Brewers to series win vs. Phillies

Slowly but surely, Chase Anderson is reverting to the form that led to a breakout season a year ago. The Milwaukee Brewers’ right-hander returns to action Sunday afternoon to wrap up a three-game weekend series against the Philadelphia Phillies at Miller Park fresh off his best outing since opening

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Surging Marlins try to keep Orioles down

Don Mattingly and Buck Showalter have a long association with each other, going back to their days as minor league teammates with the New York Yankees. Things are better for Mattingly’s Miami Marlins, who go for a three-game sweep Sunday at Camden Yards over Showalter’s Baltimore Orioles, who

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