MLB News Wire

The following stories are the most recent transmissions from ESPN.com wire sources.

Monday, April 23, 2018

Battle ready: Big leaguers logging long hours on Fortnite (AP, 2:24 AM ET)
LEADING OFF: Dodgers' Buehler makes 1st start, Bryant rests (AP, 2:24 AM ET)
Torres called up, and more top prospects could soon follow (AP, 2:08 AM ET)
Dodgers rally from 3 runs down to top Nationals 4-3 (AP, 12:28 AM ET)
Astros win 6th straight, outscore White Sox 27-2 in sweep (AP, 12:15 AM ET)

Sunday, April 22, 2018

Red Sox lose consecutive games for 1st time this year (AP, 11:46 PM ET)
Wong, DeJong homer as Cardinals sweep Reds again (AP, 11:42 PM ET)
Belt has 21-pitch at-bat, later homers as Giants beat Angels (AP, 9:48 PM ET)
LEADING OFF: Dodgers' Buehler makes 1st start, Bryant rests (AP, 9:10 PM ET)
Cubs' Kris Bryant hit on helmet by pitch, leaves game (AP, 9:02 PM ET)
Corbin fans 11 in 6 innings, D-backs win 7th straight series (AP, 8:58 PM ET)
Davis homers off Price in 8th, A's top Red Sox 4-1 (AP, 8:58 PM ET)
Arenado out at plate in game-ending replay reversal (AP, 8:50 PM ET)
Rangers avoid series sweep with 7-4 win over Mariners (AP, 7:38 PM ET)
Torres makes debut as young Yankees beat Blue Jays 5-1 (AP, 6:54 PM ET)
Top prospect Torres makes MLB debut as Yankees go young (AP, 6:51 PM ET)
Yelich, Guerra lead Brewers to 4-2 win, sweep of Marlins (AP, 6:22 PM ET)
Slumping Gomez homers in 9th, Rays beat Twins 8-6 for sweep (AP, 6:22 PM ET)
Altherr's RBI hit gives Phils 3-2 win and sweep over Pirates (AP, 6:14 PM ET)
Moustakas, Almonte slug Royals past Tigers 8-5 (AP, 6:12 PM ET)
Belt's 21-pitch plate appearance most since at least 1988 (AP, 5:31 PM ET)
Ramirez hits 2 HRs to lift Kluber, Indians past Orioles 7-3 (AP, 5:28 PM ET)
Mets-Braves washout is 26th postponement of season (AP, 4:34 PM ET)
Ohtani throws bullpen before batting cleanup for 1st time (AP, 4:30 PM ET)
Mets-Braves series finale postponed due to rain (AP, 3:09 PM ET)
Rockies place Carlos Gonzalez on 10-day DL (AP, 2:53 PM ET)
Mariners recall Ramirez for season debut in finale at Texas (AP, 2:05 PM ET)
Wainwright put on DL by Cards because of inflamed elbow (AP, 1:49 PM ET)
Yankees try to stay above .500 vs. Blue Jays (AP, 1:23 PM ET)
AP source: Gleyber Torres to be called up by Yankees (AP, 1:21 PM ET)
Red Sox lose consecutive games for 1st time this year (AP, 11:46 PM ET)
Pujols homers for hit No. 2,992 in Angels' 4-3 win vs Giants (AP, 2:56 AM ET)
Cruz 100th homer at Texas as Mariners beat Rangers 9-7 (AP, 2:14 AM ET)
A's lefty Manaea pitches no-hitter vs streaking Red Sox (AP, 2:04 AM ET)
Godley, Pollock lead D-Backs past Padres 6-2 (AP, 1:30 AM ET)
Dodgers back Ryu with 3 HRs in 4-0 win over Nationals (AP, 12:56 AM ET)
Anderson tosses 6 strong innings as Rockies beat Cubs, 5-2 (AP, 12:34 AM ET)
Reddick's 2 homers lead Astros to another rout of White Sox (AP, 12:18 AM ET)

Saturday, April 21, 2018

Braves rally past Familia, Mets for 4-3 win (AP, 11:49 PM ET)
AP source: Gleyber Torres to be called up by Yankees (AP, 11:49 PM ET)
Aguilar's walk-off homer leads Brewers past Marlins, 6-5 (AP, 11:38 PM ET)
Judge homers, Yankees use 7-run 6th to beat Blue Jays 9-1 (AP, 11:20 PM ET)
A's lefty Manaea pitching no-hitter thru 8 vs Red Sox (AP, 11:10 PM ET)
Cron homers twice in Rays' 10-1 win over Twins (AP, 10:48 PM ET)
LEADING OFF: Farquhar status, Yanks add top prospect Torres (AP, 9:20 PM ET)
Hoskins goes deep, Nola goes 7 solid, Phils beat Pirates 6-2 (AP, 8:56 PM ET)
Angels' Ohtani set for 'full gorilla' bullpen Sunday (AP, 8:32 PM ET)
Clevinger tosses 2-hitter to carry Indians past Orioles 4-0 (AP, 7:59 PM ET)
Nats recall RHP Gott, place LHP Grace on 10-day DL (AP, 7:46 PM ET)
Clevenger tosses 2-hitter to carry Indians past Orioles 4-0 (AP, 6:41 PM ET)
Molina hits go-ahead homer, Cardinals hold off Reds 4-3 (AP, 6:39 PM ET)
Yankees RHP Adam Warren on disabled list with strained back (AP, 6:21 PM ET)
White Sox reliever Farquhar has brain hemorrhage during game (AP, 6:17 PM ET)
Mets demote longtime starter Matt Harvey to bullpen (AP, 6:03 PM ET)
Castellanos lifts Tigers to 12-4 win over Royals (AP, 5:55 PM ET)
White Sox reliever Farquhar passes out in dugout (AP, 11:03 AM ET)
Former NFL player's 1952 Mantle card sells for $2.88 million (AP, 2:59 AM ET)
Nats beat Dodgers 5-2 in uneven matchup of Scherzer, Kershaw (AP, 2:27 AM ET)
Moreland hits slam, Red Sox top A's 7-3 for 8th straight win (AP, 2:25 AM ET)
McCutchen hits 3-run homer as Giants overpower Angels 8-1 (AP, 2:14 AM ET)
Ross loses no-hit bid with 2 outs in 8th, Padres top D-backs (AP, 2:13 AM ET)
Moreland's slam, Red Sox beat A's 7-3 for 8th straight win (AP, 1:59 AM ET)
Baez, Schwarber homer, Cubs beat Rockies 16-5 (AP, 1:43 AM ET)
Ross loses bid for Padres' first no-no in 8th vs. DBacks (AP, 1:43 AM ET)
Gurriel Jr. has 3 RBIs in MLB debut, Blue Jays top Yanks 8-5 (AP, 1:11 AM ET)
Verlander, Correa, Astros romp; Chisox pitcher passes out (AP, 1:05 AM ET)
White Sox LHP Rodon feeling healthy after shoulder surgery (AP, 12:59 AM ET)
OF Trayce Thompson returns to White Sox; 4th team this year (AP, 12:57 AM ET)
Shaw, Braun homer in Brewers' 8-0 win over Marlins (AP, 12:50 AM ET)
Cardinals beat Reds 4-2, spoil Riggleman's debut as manager (AP, 12:41 AM ET)
Cespedes has go-ahead single as Mets top Braves in 12th (AP, 12:33 AM ET)
Segura keys 4-run 9th as Mariners rally past Rangers 6-2 (AP, 12:29 AM ET)
Padres' Ross loses no-hit bid with 2 outs in 8th vs D-backs (AP, 12:07 AM ET)

Friday, April 20, 2018

Rays beat Twins 8-7 on Zach Duke's error in 10th (AP, 11:51 PM ET)
Padres' Ross pitching no-hitter thru 7 innings vs D-backs (AP, 11:39 PM ET)
Bundy sharp as Orioles beat Indians 3-1 to end 6-game skid (AP, 11:28 PM ET)
Royals snap 9-game skid, beat Tigers 3-2 to salvage split (AP, 11:21 PM ET)
White Sox reliever Farquhar passes out in dugout (AP, 11:17 PM ET)
Herrera's triple in 8th lifts Phillies over Pirates 2-1 (AP, 10:59 PM ET)
Giants put Pence on DL with thumb injury, recall Williamson (AP, 10:05 PM ET)
LEADING OFF: Darvish, Keuchel, Colon all go for 1st win (AP, 9:51 PM ET)
White Sox LHP Rodon feeling healthy after shoulder surgery (AP, 9:02 PM ET)
OF Trayce Thompson returns to White Sox; 4th team this year (AP, 7:53 PM ET)
Callaway, Mets consider options with struggling Matt Harvey (AP, 7:05 PM ET)
Jones' HR, Tigers win 4th in row, 3-2; KC drops 9th straight (AP, 5:55 PM ET)
Ex-Indians slugger Napoli to have season-ending knee surgery (AP, 5:35 PM ET)
JaCoby Jones' homer in 10th sends Tigers past Royals 3-2 (AP, 4:58 PM ET)
Rays' Kiermaier has surgery to repair torn thumb ligament (AP, 3:41 PM ET)
Mariners activate Mike Zunino from 10-day disabled list (AP, 1:13 PM ET)
FANTASY PLAYS: Best matchups, pickups this week in baseball (AP, 11:17 AM ET)
Betts, Benintendi lead sizzling Red Sox past Angels, 8-2 (AP, 2:46 AM ET)
What gets a manager fired? One really bad stretch (AP, 2:40 AM ET)
Morton, Altuve lead Astros over Mariners 9-2 (AP, 2:03 AM ET)
Greinke, D-backs beat Giants 3-1 to win 6th straight series (AP, 1:30 AM ET)
Cain, Braun power Brewers to 12-3 win over Marlins (AP, 1:08 AM ET)
Cuban OF Juan Pablo Martinez gets $2.8M bonus from Rangers (AP, 12:07 AM ET)

Thursday, April 19, 2018

Tucker drives in 5, Wisler dominant as Braves beat Mets (AP, 11:51 PM ET)
Arrieta Ks 10, allows 1 hit in 7 innings in Phillies win (AP, 11:19 PM ET)
Morton, Altuve lead Astros over Mariners 9-2 (AP, 11:09 PM ET)
Robertson 'doesn't blink' in jam to lift Yanks over Jays (AP, 11:02 PM ET)
Diamondbacks' Owings injured in collision with Pollock (AP, 10:47 PM ET)
Home plate ump Jerry Layne injured by Mike Trout foul ball (AP, 10:37 PM ET)
LEADING OFF: Scherzer vs Kershaw; Riggleman takes over (AP, 10:31 PM ET)
Judge homers, Robertson escapes jam to lift Yanks over Jays (AP, 9:57 PM ET)
A's sell Thompson to White Sox, who sell Saladino to Brewers (AP, 9:27 PM ET)
After facing Stanton, Marlins play against Yelich (AP, 8:17 PM ET)
Mariners turn unlikely triple play against Astros (AP, 8:16 PM ET)
Houlihan, Lecce, McHugh promoted to senior VPs by MLB (AP, 8:14 PM ET)
Charlie Morton dominant as Astros silence Mariners 9-2 (AP, 7:53 PM ET)
Lester, Heyward lead Cubs past Cardinals 8-5 (AP, 7:29 PM ET)
Martin slams helps Tigers send Orioles to 6th straight loss (AP, 6:37 PM ET)
Cuban OF Juan Pablo Martinez gets $2.8M bonus from Rangers (AP, 6:33 PM ET)
Braves' Freeman avoids second major injury to wrist (AP, 5:45 PM ET)
Reds fire manager Bryan Price after 3-15 start (AP, 5:39 PM ET)
Yanks make anti-bullying video, invite bullied girl to Bronx (AP, 5:31 PM ET)
Yankees' Kahnle to miss several weeks with tendinitis (AP, 5:24 PM ET)
Martin slam helps Tigers send Orioles to 6th straight loss (AP, 5:01 PM ET)
Austin has hearing to appeal 5-game suspension (AP, 4:44 PM ET)
Cardinals recall top outfield prospect Tyler O'Neill (AP, 2:57 PM ET)
Cards-Cubs called off, MLB's 25th postponement in 3 weeks (AP, 12:19 PM ET)
Muncy homers, Maeda fans 10 in Dodgers' 13-4 win over Padres (AP, 2:57 AM ET)
Red Sox continue best-ever start with 9-0 win over Angels (AP, 2:50 AM ET)
Belt homers as Giants beat Diamondbacks 4-3 (AP, 2:45 AM ET)
Houston's big seventh inning dooms Mariners, 7-1 (AP, 2:00 AM ET)
Houston's big seventh inning dooms Mariners, 7-1 (AP, 1:03 AM ET)
LaMarre's single lifts Twins over Indians 2-1 in 16 innings (AP, 1:02 AM ET)
Mets rally for 9 runs in 8th inning to stun Nationals, 11-5 (AP, 12:49 AM ET)
Braves beat Phillies, await word on Freeman's status (AP, 12:28 AM ET)
Yankees sign 1B/OF Lind to minor league deal (AP, 12:18 AM ET)

Wednesday, April 18, 2018

LEADING OFF: Stanton tries to break slump, Freeman injured (AP, 11:36 PM ET)
Mets use 9-run 8th inning to cruise past Nats 11-5 (AP, 11:02 PM ET)
Flaherty's 3-run HR powers Braves past Velasquez, Phillies (AP, 10:59 PM ET)
A's beat White Sox in 14-inning, nearly 6-hour game (AP, 10:52 PM ET)
Dodgers place Hill on disabled list with swollen finger (AP, 10:34 PM ET)
Dodgers' Roberts "absolutely not" wavering on using Jansen (AP, 10:06 PM ET)
Yankees sign 1B/OF Lind to minor league deal (AP, 10:02 PM ET)
Ohtani to make next start despite blister, could DH Thursday (AP, 8:40 PM ET)
Hernandez has 4 hits, Blue Jays rout slumping Royals 15-5 (AP, 8:32 PM ET)
Diamondbacks' Walker out for season with UCL tear (AP, 8:12 PM ET)
Indians-Twins play on, even after blackout hits San Juan (AP, 7:18 PM ET)
Braves' Anibal Sanchez placed on DL with hamstring injury (AP, 6:27 PM ET)
Mariners recall OF Ben Gamel, option LHP Ariel Miranda (AP, 6:05 PM ET)
Yelich makes snazzy grab in return from DL, Brewers top Reds (AP, 6:05 PM ET)
Machado's homer in 9th lifts Tigers over Orioles 6-5 (AP, 5:55 PM ET)
Slugger Jose Bautista, Braves agree to minor league deal (AP, 5:53 PM ET)
Pirates avoid sweep, pound Rockies 10-2 (AP, 5:27 PM ET)
Column: Some changes to help make baseball great again (AP, 5:23 PM ET)
Faria gets 1st win since July, Rays beat Rangers 4-2 (AP, 5:15 PM ET)
Cards-Cubs called off, MLB's 25th postponement in 3 weeks (AP, 11:01 AM ET)
Big fish struggling to catch on: Stanton slumping in Bronx (AP, 6:31 AM ET)
Grandal, Dodgers beat Padres 7-3 after Jansen's blown save (AP, 3:23 AM ET)