ST. LOUIS (AP) — Jack Flaherty stayed focused while pitching with a special purpose in mind.The St. Louis starter, who helped the Cardinals beat Colorado 8-3 on Friday night, was one of seven players across the majors who wore "Love you Ty" in place of their names on the back of their jerseys.Flaherty was honoring Tyler Skaggs, the Los Angeles Angels pitcher who died … [Read more...] about Flaherty, Ozuna help Cards past Rockies, back into 1st place
MILWAUKEE (AP) — Jordan Lyles was pulled after pitching six no-hit innings and Milwaukee reliever Devin Williams gave up a bloop single with two outs in the seventh as the Brewers beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 6-1 on Friday night.Lyles (8-8) was taken out after throwing 99 pitches. He struck out five and allowed just two walks, both to Christian Walker.Devin Williams … [Read more...] about Lyles no-hits Arizona through 6 innings, Brewers win 6-1
Seventeen of New England's 22 starters from Super Bowl LIII are still on the 90-man roster for the Patriots, as are 34 of the 45 players who took the field for at least one snap in the game. Who'll they miss the most? It's not rocket science: the greatest tight end of all time left a Grand Canyon-sized abyss. Even if Rob Gronkowski was a shell of himself for the majority of … [Read more...] about Who Will the Patriots Miss Most From 2018?
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Mike Moustakas stopped short of calling Milwaukee's rain-shortened victory over the St. Louis Cardinals a must win."But it was pretty important," he said.Moustakas homered and Keston Hiura drove in a pair of runs to lead the reeling Brewers to just their third win in the last nine, 5-3 over the Cardinals on Wednesday night.The game was stopped after 7 1/2 … [Read more...] about Brewers knock Cardinals out of 1st place with 5-3 win
PHOENIX (AP) — Tim Melville had to pause for a moment to clear his throat of some whipped cream.He'd gotten the traditional condiment treatment in the showers from his Colorado Rockies teammates, in celebration of his first major league win.Melville pitched seven innings of two-hit ball in his first big league appearance in almost two years, and the Rockies cruised to a … [Read more...] about Melville goes 7 strong, Rockies roll over D-backs 7-2