MLB News Wire

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

Saturday, September 23, 2017

Shaw's 2-run homer in 10th stuns Cubs, gives Brewers 4-3 win (AP, 5:07 PM ET)
Gattis, Morton help Astros win 6-2, Angels lose 6th in row (AP, 4:17 PM ET)
Yankees pitcher Severino hit by liner in batting practice (AP, 3:42 PM ET)
Marlins luminaries Conine, Dawson, Perez part of sale purge (AP, 3:26 PM ET)
Puerto Rican players across MLB help after Hurricane Maria (AP, 3:22 PM ET)
Learning curve: Rookie 1B Josh Bell bright spot for Pirates (AP, 11:35 AM ET)
Iannetta drives in 8, Diamondbacks beat Marlins 13-11 (AP, 2:55 AM ET)
Dodgers beat Giants 4-2 to clinch 5th straight NL West title (AP, 2:53 AM ET)
LEADING OFF: Superheroes in NY, Ivy Leaguers in Milwaukee (AP, 2:18 AM ET)
Arenado powers Rockies to slump-ending win over Padres (AP, 2:09 AM ET)
Baseball Capsules (AP, 1:58 AM ET)
Diamondbacks outscore Marlins 13-11 (AP, 1:55 AM ET)
Rangers fall 3 1/2 back for wild card with 4-1 loss to A's (AP, 1:51 AM ET)
Twins stay on track in postseason race, beat Tigers 7-3 (AP, 1:49 AM ET)
Fan at White Sox-Royals game struck in mouth by foul ball (AP, 1:49 AM ET)
Cardinals rally past Pirates in 9th for 4-3 win (AP, 1:44 AM ET)
Cruz hits 2-run shot in 9th, Mariners beat Indians 3-1 (AP, 1:42 AM ET)
Goins' hidden-ball trick, slam lead Blue Jays over Yanks 8-1 (AP, 1:37 AM ET)
Davidson, Moncada lead White Sox over Royals 7-6 (AP, 1:34 AM ET)
Cubs take control in NL Central with 5-4 win over Brewers (AP, 1:08 AM ET)
Verlander, Gurriel lift Astros over Angels 3-0 (AP, 12:30 AM ET)
Suzuki homers twice as Braves beat Phillies 7-2 (AP, 12:00 AM ET)

Friday, September 22, 2017

Dodgers' Bellinger sets NL rookie home-run record with 39th (AP, 11:55 PM ET)
Red Sox rally for 5-4 win over Reds, extend AL East lead (AP, 11:23 PM ET)
Man gains entry to Yankees clubhouse after game in Toronto (AP, 11:21 PM ET)
Ramos hits slam to help Rays beat Jimenez and Orioles 8-3 (AP, 11:18 PM ET)
Marlins' McKeon told he will not be retained by Jeter group (AP, 11:17 PM ET)
Dodgers celebrate Tommy Lasorda's 90th birthday (AP, 11:14 PM ET)
Ausmus out as manager of Detroit Tigers after season (AP, 11:10 PM ET)
D'Arnaud, Mets top watered-down lineup of Nationals 7-6 (AP, 11:03 PM ET)
Snitker hoping to return as Braves manager in 2018 (AP, 9:50 PM ET)
Gotcha! Jays' Goins gets Todd Frazier with hidden-ball trick (AP, 9:22 PM ET)
LEADING OFF: Superheroes in NY, Ivy Leaguers in Milwaukee (AP, 8:51 PM ET)
Yanks' Frazier says expanded netting should go up this year (AP, 7:31 PM ET)
Reds catcher Tucker Barnhart gets $16M, 4-year contract (AP, 7:28 PM ET)
Mets ace Syndergaard to return Saturday for 1-inning start (AP, 7:25 PM ET)
Injured Brewers minor leaguer moved to Venezuelan hospital (AP, 6:30 PM ET)
FANTASY PLAYS: Moncada could be a top 40 player next season (AP, 4:16 PM ET)
Hamels tames Mariners, Rangers stay close in wild-card hunt (AP, 2:31 AM ET)
Cubs rally in 9th, beat Brewers 5-3 in 10th to extend lead (AP, 2:30 AM ET)
Baseball Capsules (AP, 2:24 AM ET)
Richard, Padres hand Rockies 4th straight loss, 3-0 (AP, 2:13 AM ET)
White Sox bullpen covers 8 2/3 innings to beat Astros (AP, 12:45 AM ET)
Twins rout Tigers, lead AL wild-card race by 2 ½ games (AP, 12:13 AM ET)

Thursday, September 21, 2017

Fowler delivers again as Martinez, Cardinals beat Reds 8-5 (AP, 11:24 PM ET)
Dickey baffles Nationals, then talks possible retirement (AP, 11:19 PM ET)
Vargas and 4 relievers toss 2-hitter, Royals beat Jays 1-0 (AP, 10:55 PM ET)
Ynoa pitches 8 solid innings to lead Orioles past Rays 3-1 (AP, 10:34 PM ET)
Girl hit by foul ball at Yankees game gets game's attention (AP, 10:24 PM ET)
Nationals baffled by Dickey's knuckleball in Braves' 3-2 win (AP, 10:09 PM ET)
LEADING OFF: Dodgers try to clinch NL West, Verlander rolls (AP, 8:59 PM ET)
Lindor hits another homer, Indians get 27th win in 28 games (AP, 8:44 PM ET)
Former Dodgers star Mondesi sentenced to 8 years in prison (AP, 7:18 PM ET)
Dodgers clinch tie for NL West, end skid, top Phillies 5-4 (AP, 6:08 PM ET)
Dodgers' Turner hit by pitch in hand, leaves game (AP, 3:24 PM ET)
Lindor, Indians hold off Angels 6-5 for 26th win in 27 games (AP, 3:42 AM ET)
Odor's grand slam sends Rangers past Mariners 8-6 (AP, 3:26 AM ET)
Baseball Capsules (AP, 3:16 AM ET)
Peralta, Diamondbacks rally to beat Padres 13-7 (AP, 2:53 AM ET)
Gregorius tops Jeter HR total, Yankees top Twins for sweep (AP, 2:48 AM ET)
Sale reaches 300 Ks, Red Sox clinch after blanking Orioles (AP, 2:44 AM ET)
Red Sox clinch 2nd straight playoff berth (AP, 1:59 AM ET)
Aaron Altherr leads Phillies past slumping Dodgers 7-5 (AP, 1:40 AM ET)
Young girl hospitalized by 105 mph foul at Yankee Stadium (AP, 1:32 AM ET)
Peacock, Gurriel lead Astros over White Sox 4-3 (AP, 12:24 AM ET)
Still in thick of wild-card race, Rockies lose third in row (AP, 12:11 AM ET)
Frazier's walk-off homer lifts Pirates by Brewers 6-4 (AP, 12:04 AM ET)

Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Baseball Capsules (AP, 11:59 PM ET)
Manfred thinks teams will follow rules for Japanese star (AP, 11:49 PM ET)
Nationals rally for 6 runs in 8th to beat Braves (AP, 11:35 PM ET)
Sale reaches 300 Ks as Red Sox beat Orioles 9-0 for sweep (AP, 11:32 PM ET)
Rays, Snell end Cubs' 7-game winning streak (AP, 11:29 PM ET)
Cards power Weaver with 3 homers in 9-2 win over Reds (AP, 11:22 PM ET)
Moustakas breaks Royals' HR record in 15-5 rout of Jays (AP, 11:13 PM ET)
Aaron Altherr leads Phillies past Dodgers 7-5 (AP, 10:45 PM ET)
Padres sign pitcher Clayton Richard to $6M, 2-year contract (AP, 10:41 PM ET)
Sale reaches 300 strikeouts for Red Sox (AP, 10:03 PM ET)
LEADING OFF: Cubs-Brewers meet in NL Central showdown (AP, 10:02 PM ET)
Young girl hospitalized by 105 mph foul at Yankee Stadium (AP, 7:20 PM ET)
Mengden throws 7 scoreless, A's sweep Tigers with 3-2 win (AP, 6:29 PM ET)
Indians OF Brantley's postseason in jeopardy due to injury (AP, 5:49 PM ET)
Estrada signs 1-year, $13 million contract to stay with Jays (AP, 5:19 PM ET)
Stanton hits 56th homer, Marlins beat Mets 9-2 for sweep (AP, 5:15 PM ET)
Judge hits 45th HR, young girl hit by foul, Yanks top Twins (AP, 5:03 PM ET)
Hoskins' 4 RBIs lead Phillies over Dodgers 6-2 (AP, 4:25 AM ET)
Alex Gordon hits MLB's record-setting 5,694th HR of season (AP, 4:23 AM ET)
Indians roll on, beat Angels 6-3 for 25th win in 26 games (AP, 3:41 AM ET)
Contending Rockies lose early lead, fall to Giants 4-3 (AP, 2:53 AM ET)
Rangers score twice in 8th inning for 3-1 win over Mariners (AP, 2:43 AM ET)
Sabathia, Gardner help Yankees top Twins 5-2 (AP, 2:34 AM ET)
Altuve homers, Astros top White Sox 3-1 for 5th straight (AP, 2:24 AM ET)
Wood helps lift Padres over D'backs 6-2 (AP, 2:00 AM ET)
Scherzer bounces back from rough start, Nats beat Braves 4-2 (AP, 1:42 AM ET)
Wood helps lift Padres over D'backs, 6-2 (AP, 1:15 AM ET)
Santana homers, Brewers keep pace in NL Central with 1-0 win (AP, 12:54 AM ET)
Lowrie's slam helps A's rally from 4 down, beat Tigers 9-8 (AP, 12:45 AM ET)
Cubs win 2-1 in Maddon's return to Trop, extend streak to 7 (AP, 12:38 AM ET)
Fowler comes up big as Cardinals top Reds 8-7 in 10 innings (AP, 12:21 AM ET)
Realmuto homers in 10th; Marlins rally past Ramos, Mets 5-4 (AP, 12:06 AM ET)

Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Red Sox use wild pitch to beat Orioles 1-0 in 11 innings (AP, 11:39 PM ET)
Stroman ends 5-start winless streak, Jays beat Royals 5-2 (AP, 11:02 PM ET)
Alex Gordon hits MLB's record-setting 5,694th HR of season (AP, 10:56 PM ET)
Severino moved up by Yankees, to face Twins on Wednesday (AP, 7:22 PM ET)
Braves receive approval to build new spring training complex (AP, 7:03 PM ET)
Cardinals activate Wainwright from DL for bullpen duty (AP, 6:38 PM ET)
Stanton needs one last surge to match Maris' 61 homers (AP, 5:47 PM ET)
Suter, Braun help Brewers beat Bucs to gain in playoff race (AP, 6:50 AM ET)
LEADING OFF: HR record set to fall, Maddon back in TB (AP, 2:24 AM ET)
Renfroe, Hedges homer as Padres beat Diamondbacks 4-2 (AP, 2:18 AM ET)
Judge hits No. 44, Chapman saves Yankees' 2-1 win over Twins (AP, 1:35 AM ET)
Baseball Capsules (AP, 1:22 AM ET)
Benintendi's single in 11th sends Red Sox over Orioles 10-8 (AP, 12:41 AM ET)
Olson, Lowrie lead Oakland to 8-3 win in Detroit (AP, 12:01 AM ET)

Monday, September 18, 2017

Stanton hits 55th homer to help Marlins beat Mets 13-1 (AP, 11:51 PM ET)
Altherr's grand slam lifts Phillies past Dodgers 4-3 (AP, 11:42 PM ET)
Tigers pitcher Ferrell hit in head by liner, jogs off mound (AP, 11:15 PM ET)
Red Sox 2B Pedroia bruises nose with foul, is day to day (AP, 10:07 PM ET)
LEADING OFF: Maddon back in TB; Yanks-Twins in WC preview? (AP, 9:20 PM ET)
Orioles minor leaguer Gonzalez dies after car accident (AP, 8:26 PM ET)
Smashing: MLB home run record on track to fall Tuesday (AP, 8:16 PM ET)
Jharel Cotton scratched from Athletics start (AP, 7:32 PM ET)
Red Sox atop AL East despite Porcello's rough season (AP, 3:16 AM ET)