MLB News Wire

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

Sunday, August 20, 2017

MLB umpires wear wristbands to protest 'abusive' treatment (AP, 9:49 AM ET)
Kelly slam, Phillies beat Giants 12-9 to end 6-game skid (AP, 1:33 AM ET)
Aguilar's go-ahead HR in 9th lifts Brewers over Rockies 6-3 (AP, 12:55 AM ET)
Odor hits 2 HRs as Rangers rally for 17-7 win over White Sox (AP, 12:51 AM ET)
Baseball Capsules (AP, 12:44 AM ET)
Solarte's HR spoils Strasburg's return in Padres' 3-1 win (AP, 12:41 AM ET)
Solarte's HR spoils Strasburg's return in Padres' 3-1 win (AP, 12:40 AM ET)
Trout, Valbuena each hit 2 HRs as Angels beat Orioles 5-1 (AP, 12:13 AM ET)
Montero shuts down Marlins in Mets' 8-1 win (AP, 12:13 AM ET)
Berrios shuts out D-backs through 7 as Twins win (AP, 12:11 AM ET)
LEADING OFF: Cardinals-Pirates meet in Little League Classic (AP, 12:10 AM ET)
Frazier HR, 3 hits, Pirates top Cards 6-4 to end 6-game skid (AP, 12:05 AM ET)

Saturday, August 19, 2017

Gennett hits grand slam, Reds beat Braves 11-8 (AP, 11:53 PM ET)
Sabathia strong in return from DL, Yankees beat Red Sox 4-3 (AP, 11:46 PM ET)
Solarte's HR spoils Strasburg's return in Padres' 3-1 win (AP, 11:41 PM ET)
Baseball Capsules (AP, 11:26 PM ET)
Bauer wins 12th as Indians blank Royals 5-0 (AP, 11:15 PM ET)
McHugh throws 6 innings in Astros' 3-0 win over A's (AP, 11:11 PM ET)
LEADING OFF: Cardinals-Pirates meet in Little League Classic (AP, 10:51 PM ET)
Haniger, Cruz homer in Mariners' 7-6 win over Rays (AP, 10:50 PM ET)
Marlins trade pitcher Koehler to Blue Jays for minor leaguer (AP, 8:44 PM ET)
Rebuilding Padres demote Renfroe to Triple-A El Paso (AP, 8:44 PM ET)
Gonzalez, 4 pitchers lead Dodgers past Tigers, 3-0 (AP, 8:41 PM ET)
MLB umpires wear wristbands to protest 'abusive' treatment (AP, 8:27 PM ET)
Happ's bat, Quintana's arm lead Cubs over Blue Jays 4-3 (AP, 7:30 PM ET)
Dodgers' Darvish goes on DL with lower back tightness (AP, 6:37 PM ET)
Girardi: For now, Aroldis Chapman out as Yankees closer (AP, 6:13 PM ET)
Kemp returns from hamstring injury following 19-game absence (AP, 5:57 PM ET)
Mets recall catcher Kevin Plawecki from Triple-A Las Vegas (AP, 12:40 PM ET)
Cubs claim C Rivera off waivers from New York Mets (AP, 11:58 AM ET)
Grace replaces Scherzer, Nationals beat Padres 7-1 (AP, 2:20 AM ET)
Moore pitches into 8th, Giants beat Phillies 10-2 (AP, 1:54 AM ET)
Rockies back Marquez with 3 HRs, beat Brewers 8-4 (AP, 1:50 AM ET)
Marlins win 6th of 7, 3-1 over Mets (AP, 1:41 AM ET)
Dodgers acquire Granderson in trade with Mets (AP, 1:28 AM ET)
Delmonico's inside-park HR lifts White Sox over Rangers 4-3 (AP, 12:42 AM ET)
Sano homers twice as Twins pound D-backs 10-3 (AP, 12:37 AM ET)
Moreland delivers to help Red Sox beat Yankees 9-6 (AP, 12:35 AM ET)
Kluber leaves start early as Indians romp past Royals, 10-1 (AP, 12:21 AM ET)
Machado hits 9th-inning slam to lift Orioles past Angels 9-7 (AP, 12:20 AM ET)
Keuchel throws 7 shutout innings in Astros' 3-1 win over A's (AP, 12:17 AM ET)
Gonzalez returns from DL, Dodgers top Tigers 8-5 (AP, 12:03 AM ET)

Friday, August 18, 2017

Cruz, Ramirez lead Mariners over Rays 7-1 (AP, 11:55 PM ET)
Carpenter homers, Cardinals outlast Pirates 11-10 (AP, 11:51 PM ET)
Romano sharp as Reds hit 3 HRs in 6th, beat Braves 5-3 (AP, 11:51 PM ET)
Scherzer scratched with sore neck; Nationals turn to Grace (AP, 9:45 PM ET)
Red Sox LHP Drew Pomeranz leaves mid-batter with back spasms (AP, 8:41 PM ET)
Cubs place LHP Jon Lester on 10-day disabled list (AP, 7:32 PM ET)
Jake Arrieta, Javier Baez lead Cubs over Blue Jays 7-4 (AP, 7:28 PM ET)
Indians swap Almonte for Miller on disabled list (AP, 7:03 PM ET)
Dodgers activate Adrian Gonzalez from disabled list (AP, 6:11 PM ET)
Yawkey foundation 'disheartened' by efforts to rename street (AP, 4:27 PM ET)
Royals put Soria on DL, recall reliever McCarthy from minors (AP, 3:59 PM ET)
Twins recall catcher Mitch Garver for major league debut (AP, 3:44 PM ET)
Oh Baby! Jeter welcomes birth of daughter (AP, 2:28 PM ET)
Hopkins 1st full-time female baseball scout in over 50 years (AP, 12:27 PM ET)
FANTASY PLAYS: Devers emerging as fantasy star in Boston (AP, 11:54 AM ET)
LEADING OFF: Stanton powers into NY, Red Sox host Yankees (AP, 3:03 AM ET)
Nationals owner Mark Lerner had cancer, leg amputated (AP, 2:46 AM ET)
Mazara homers, drives in 5 as Rangers top White Sox 9-8 (AP, 2:26 AM ET)
Zimmerman's homer lifts Nationals to 2-1 win vs Padres (AP, 2:24 AM ET)
Jeff Samardzija strikes out 6 as Giants beat Phillies 5-4 (AP, 1:51 AM ET)
Fowler has 3 RBIs, Cardinals top Pirates 11-7 (AP, 1:31 AM ET)
Baseball Capsules (AP, 1:30 AM ET)
Sanchez powers Yankees past Mets 7-5 for Subway Series sweep (AP, 12:40 AM ET)
Mets put infielder Jose Reyes on 10-day disabled list (AP, 12:25 AM ET)

Thursday, August 17, 2017

Kepler's homer sparks Twins in DH split with Indians (AP, 11:58 PM ET)
Nationals owner Mark Lerner had cancer, leg amputated (AP, 11:11 PM ET)
LEADING OFF: Stanton powers into NY, Red Sox host Yankees (AP, 10:30 PM ET)
Braves crush Rockies 10-4 as Arenado avoids serious injury (AP, 8:41 PM ET)
Smoak hits tiebreaking homer in 8th, Jays beat Rays 5-3 (AP, 8:38 PM ET)
Yankees put 1B Cooper on 10-day DL, recall Austin (AP, 8:30 PM ET)
Mets put infielder Jose Reyes on 10-day disabled list (AP, 8:16 PM ET)
X-rays come back negative on Arenado's hand (AP, 7:59 PM ET)
Ervin, Votto lead Reds past Cubs despite Chicago's 6 homers (AP, 7:51 PM ET)
MLB's Manfred working on pace of play with Clark, union (AP, 7:27 PM ET)
Braves crush Rockies 10-4 as Arenado leaves with injury (AP, 6:53 PM ET)
Haunted by legacy, Red Sox owner wants to rename Yawkey Way (AP, 6:51 PM ET)
Gomes, Kipnis homer among 3 hits; Indians beat Twins 9-3 (AP, 6:31 PM ET)
Corbin goes 8 2/3 innings, Diamondbacks beat Astros 4-0 (AP, 6:28 PM ET)
Indians' Ramirez hit by pitch on forearm, no serious injury (AP, 6:26 PM ET)
Corbin goes 8 1/3 innings, Diamondbacks beat Astros 4-0 (AP, 5:24 PM ET)
Cubs' Lester allows 9 runs before exiting in 2nd vs. Reds (AP, 4:37 PM ET)
Team: Rally cat to return to Cardinals after quarantine (AP, 4:29 PM ET)
Judge orders arbitration in D-backs lawsuit over stadium (AP, 4:13 PM ET)
Twins reinstate Perkins from DL, after 16-month stay (AP, 3:49 PM ET)
Diamondbacks' De La Rosa to undergo 2nd Tommy John surgery (AP, 1:22 PM ET)
Mike Trout and the Angels are on a roll and in contention (AP, 11:52 AM ET)
Oh the drama: Puig lifts Dodgers to 5-4 win over White Sox (AP, 9:39 AM ET)
Oh the drama: Puig lifts Dodgers to 5-4 win over White Sox (AP, 9:32 AM ET)
Baseball Capsules (AP, 3:08 AM ET)
Mets rookie Gsellman apologizes to GM for 'care'-less remark (AP, 3:06 AM ET)
Judge hits long homer, Gregorius lifts Yankees over Mets 5-3 (AP, 1:56 AM ET)
Puig's double in 9th lifts Dodgers past White Sox 5-4 (AP, 1:46 AM ET)
Story homers twice in Rockies' 17-2 win over Braves (AP, 1:37 AM ET)
Astros' bats come alive in 9-5 win over Diamondbacks (AP, 1:30 AM ET)
Andrus has 4 RBIs, Rangers beat Tigers 12-6 for 3-game sweep (AP, 1:20 AM ET)
Rizzo slams, Cubs top Reds on wild pitch, 7-6 (AP, 1:11 AM ET)
Judge hits long homer, Gregorius lifts Yanks over Mets 5-3 (AP, 1:06 AM ET)
Reddick, Morton lead Houston past Arizona 9-5 (AP, 12:12 AM ET)
Andrus 4 RBIs as Rangers beat Tigers 12-6 for 3-game sweep (AP, 12:10 AM ET)

Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Betts' 2-run double caps Red Sox 5-4 comeback win (AP, 11:59 PM ET)
LEADING OFF: Indians try to finish up 10-0 at Target Field (AP, 11:45 PM ET)
Indians-Twins postponed by rain, split doubleheader Thursday (AP, 11:42 PM ET)
Stroman gets win, Pearce homers as Jays beat Rays 3-2 (AP, 11:31 PM ET)
Reds executive Gene Bennett dies at age 89 (AP, 11:11 PM ET)
Indians-Twins postponed by rain, split doubleheader Thursday (AP, 10:02 PM ET)
Ump Hernandez shakes Kinsler's hand on field after criticism (AP, 9:06 PM ET)
Alonso's bat, Rzepczynski's relief, Mariners beat O's 7-6 (AP, 8:21 PM ET)
Alex Gordon's go-ahead single in 9th lifts Royals past A's (AP, 8:18 PM ET)
Steinbrenner, Torre like Jeter with Marlins (AP, 7:43 PM ET)
Richard shutout, Myers 3 SBs in inning, Padres top Phils 3-0 (AP, 7:41 PM ET)
Pina's homer rallies Brewers to 7-6 win over Pirates (AP, 7:35 PM ET)
Pina's homer leads Brewers to 7-6 comeback win over Pirates (AP, 6:07 PM ET)
Pina's homer leads Brewers to 7-6 comeback win over Pirates (AP, 6:05 PM ET)
Stanton has 2 hits but no homers as Marlins beat Giants 8-1 (AP, 5:47 PM ET)
Valbuena, Calhoun homer to lift Angels past Nationals 3-2 (AP, 5:21 PM ET)
Padres pitcher Jered Weaver retires after 12-year career (AP, 2:18 PM ET)
Spangenberg's 4 RBIs lift Padres past Phillies 8-4 (AP, 3:42 AM ET)
Albers earns 1st win in 4 years, Mariners top Orioles 3-1 (AP, 3:13 AM ET)
Joyce's 3-run double rallies A's past Royals 10-8 (AP, 3:02 AM ET)
Dodgers beat White Sox 6-1 to move 50 games above .500 (AP, 2:44 AM ET)
Baseball Capsules (AP, 2:33 AM ET)
Rangers hit 3 homers off Verlander in 10-4 win over Tigers (AP, 1:46 AM ET)
Gennett, Castillo lead Reds past Cubs 2-1 (AP, 1:16 AM ET)
Arenado's rare error helps Braves beat Rockies, 4-3 (AP, 1:00 AM ET)
Tigers' Kinsler says ump Hernandez should get out of game (AP, 12:37 AM ET)
Salazar, 5 homers power Indians past Twins 8-1 (AP, 12:28 AM ET)

Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Piña, Broxton, Davies help Brewers beat Pirates 3-1 (AP, 11:51 PM ET)
Gray outpitches deGrom, leads Yankees over Mets 5-4 (AP, 11:45 PM ET)
LEADING OFF: Stanton tries for 7 straight; Miller on rehab (AP, 11:40 PM ET)
Duda, Ramos homer as Rays snap offensive funk, beat Jays 6-4 (AP, 11:30 PM ET)
Stanton homers in 6th straight, Marlins fall 9-4 to Giants (AP, 11:29 PM ET)
Red Sox use triple play, 8-run inning to down Cardinals 10-4 (AP, 11:25 PM ET)
Baseball Capsules (AP, 11:19 PM ET)
Gonzalez allows 2 hits as Nationals snap Angels' streak (AP, 10:49 PM ET)
Tigers' Kinsler says ump Hernandez should get out of game (AP, 10:26 PM ET)
Trout says it's 'good for baseball' Harper injury isn't bad (AP, 9:32 PM ET)
Marlins' Stanton hits No. 44, homers in 6th straight game (AP, 9:25 PM ET)
Red Sox turn first triple play in 6 years vs Cardinals (AP, 8:54 PM ET)
Stanton hits No. 44, homers in 6th consecutive game (AP, 8:42 PM ET)
Dodgers trade reliever Chris Hatcher to Athletics (AP, 8:21 PM ET)
Astros strike early, cruise past Diamondbacks (AP, 8:14 PM ET)
Reds C Devin Mesoraco out 3-6 weeks with broken foot. (AP, 7:23 PM ET)
Indians eye Friday return for Miller (AP, 7:05 PM ET)
Mets put RHP Lugo on DL; Gsellman to face Yanks on Wednesday (AP, 6:25 PM ET)
Stanton hits team-record 43rd homer, Marlins beat Giants 8-3 (AP, 9:59 AM ET)
Stanton hits team-record 43rd homer, Marlins beat Giants 8-3 (AP, 9:56 AM ET)
Judge, Sanchez each hit 40th HR to lift Yanks over Mets 4-2 (AP, 7:47 AM ET)
Spangenberg, Padres beat Phillies 7-4; Hoskins homers twice (AP, 3:25 AM ET)