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What the Halo? Leave Trout in CF!
Mike Trout produces better as center fielder. If Angels move him,they have rocks in their heads!
Cubs sweep Pirates with 6-5 victory
CHICAGO (AP) Kris Bryant hit his 36th homer and made three solid plays at third base, helping Jason Hammel and the Chicago Cubs top the Pittsburgh Pirates 6-5 on Wednesday night for a three-game series sweep.
What to Watch at US Open: del Potro-Johnson; Venus, Serena
NEW YORK (AP) When the U.S. Open decided to give 2009 champion Juan Martin del Potro a wild-card invitation this year, it rankled American player Steve Johnson.
Walker likely to have season-ending back surgery
NEW YORK (AP) Second baseman Neil Walker will likely opt for season-ending surgery on a herniated disc in his back, Mets manager Terry Collins announced following New York's 5-2 victory over the Miami Marlins at Citi Field on Wednesday.
Toles hits grand slam, Dodgers rally for DH split with Rox
DENVER (AP) Andrew Toles hit a grand slam with two outs in the ninth inning, helping the Los Angeles Dodgers overcome a late six-run deficit in a 10-8 win over the Colorado Rockies on Wednesday night for a doubleheader split.
Yankees overcome 4-run deficit, beat Royals 5-4 in 13
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) Brian McCann delivered a sacrifice fly in the 13th inning and Dellin Betances shut down the Kansas City Royals in the bottom half to give the New York Yankees a 5-4 victory Wednesday night.
USTA: Spectator arrested for jumping over court wall at Open
NEW YORK (AP) The U.S. Tennis Association says a spectator was arrested by police after he jumped over a wall surrounding a U.S. Open court at the end of a match.
Johnson's double send Mets to 5-2 win over Marlins
NEW YORK (AP) Even when things are starting to fall into place for the surging New York Mets, another impactful injury casted a dark cloud over what should have been a jubilant clubhouse following one of the biggest wins of the year.
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DENVER (AP) Andrew Toles hit a grand slam with two outs in the ninth inning and the Los Angeles Dodgers overcome a late six-run deficit to beat the Colorado Rockies 10-8 on Wednesday night for a doubleheader split.
Padres-Braves preview
ATLANTA -- Two pitchers who are expected to be a big part of their teams' rotation for the foreseeable future will meet Thursday in the final game of the three-game series at Turner Field.