Eddie Matz ESPN Senior Writer
No further details on Wilson Ramos' injury yet, but...the Nationals have called up catcher Spencer Kieboom. Given that Washington already had two backstops on the roster (Jose Lobaton, Pedro Severino), the move suggests that, at a minimum, Ramos - who was slated for an MRI today - will miss some time. Manager Dusty Baker is scheduled to meet with media at 3pm eastern.
Adam Rubin ESPN Staff Writer
The Mets are putting tiebreaker game tickets on sale Thursday. I think the only plausible scenario for a home game would be tying the Giants for the second wild-card spot, behind the Cardinals. We've previously laid out the three-team-tie scenario, and that pretty much assures the Mets with one or two road games.
Jim Bowden ESPN Senior Writer
Marlins have agreed to terms on 3-year $40m deal with Martin Prado as first reported by Clark Spencer of Miami Herald. Confirmed.
Mark Saxon ESPN Staff Writer
There has been a rush to judgment to blame Yadier Molina for his inability to throw out runners this season, but Cardinals pitchers haven't given him much of a chance. Here is Jaime Garcia discussing his problems with the running game.