Archive for August, 2013

Baseball-Highlights of Thursday’s Major League Baseball (Reuters)

By at 29 August, 2013, 11:15 pm

Aug 29 (The Sports XChange) – Highlights of Thursday’s Major League Baseball games – – – – Tigers 7, A’s 6 Torii Hunter’s three-run home run with two outs in the bottom of the ninth inning gave Detroit a 7-6 victory over Oakland. Hunter, who entered as…

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Mets-Nationals Preview (The Associated Press)

By at 29 August, 2013, 10:17 pm

The Washington Nationals are making a late push for the playoffs, and sending Jordan Zimmermann and his NL high-tying 15 wins to the mound Friday night should give them another opportunity to make up ground in the wild-card race.

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Medlen, McCann lead Braves past Indians 3-1 (The Associated Press)

By at 29 August, 2013, 9:56 pm

ATLANTA (AP) — There’s no way Kris Medlen could live up to the expectations he set last season.

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Baseball-Highlights of Thursday’s Major League Baseball games (Reuters)

By at 29 August, 2013, 8:46 pm

Aug 29 (The Sports XChange) – Highlights of Thursday’s Major League Baseball games – – Tigers 7, A’s 6 Torii Hunter’s three-run home run with two outs in the bottom of the ninth inning gave Detroit a 7-6 victory over Oakland. Hunter, who entered as a p…

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Mets 3B Wright heading to Florida to ramp up rehab (The Associated Press)

By at 29 August, 2013, 6:09 pm

NEW YORK (AP) — Four weeks after straining his right hamstring, David Wright is ready for the next step in his recovery.

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Mets crank up offense against Phillies (The SportsXchange)

By at 29 August, 2013, 5:30 pm

NEW YORK — The New York Mets’ lineup on Thursday afternoon bore little resemblance to the one they fielded on Opening Day. The way they won would have been unrecognizable in April, as well.

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Torres fills in nicely, Mets beat Phillies 11-3 (The Associated Press)

By at 29 August, 2013, 5:10 pm

NEW YORK (AP) — Matt Harvey himself would have a hard time topping that.

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Mets 11, Phillies 3 (The SportsXchange)

By at 29 August, 2013, 3:51 pm

NEW YORK — Daniel Murphy went 4-for-5 with two RBI and Carlos Torres allowed one run over 6 2/3 solid innings Thursday afternoon as the New York Mets beat the Philadelphia Phillies 11-3.

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Philadelphia Phillies vs. New York Mets Nostalgic in a Bad Way (Yahoo! Contributor Network)

By at 29 August, 2013, 12:44 pm

COMMENTARY | The Philadelphia Phillies and New York Mets entered the rubber game of a three-game set in a virtual tie for third place in the National League East, a mere 19.5 games behind the runaway division-leading Atlanta Braves on August 28.

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Baseball-Highlights of Wednesday’s Major League Baseball games (Reuters)

By at 29 August, 2013, 1:36 am

Aug 28 (Sports Xchange) – Highlights of Wednesday’s Major League Baseball games – – – – Red Sox 4, Orioles 3 Dustin Pedroia delivered a game-tying, two-run double in the seventh inning, and pinch hitter Mike Carp came through with an RBI single an inni…

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