McCann drives in 3 as Braves beat Giants 6-3 Brian McCann hit a two-run homer and an RBI single in his third game this season after coming off the disabled list, and the Atlanta Braves beat the San Francisco Giants 6-3 on Thursday night to begin a four-game series between NL division leaders. More
Royals snap Braves' 10-game win streak Wade Davis pitched five-hit ball for seven innings, Jeff Francoeur had a fourth-inning RBI single and the Kansas City Royals stopped Atlanta's 10-game winning streak with a 1-0 victory Wednesday. More
Sources: Verlander gets record $180M deal Justin Verlander and the Detroit Tigers have reached agreement on a new contract that could exceed $202 million, according to sources. Verlander's deal, which would make him the highest-paid pitcher in the game, is for seven years and worth $180 million, sources said. More
Mariners' Paxton could pitch rehab game in Everett - HeraldNet ... was four years ago today — July 9, 2010 — that the Mariners traded pitchers Cliff Lee and Mark Lowe to Texas for first baseman Justin... 07/9/2014 - 3:19 pm | View Link
Mariners notebook: Sucre viewed as defensive upgrade over Buck - Tri-City Herald Online ... was four years ago Wednesday — July 9, 2010 — that the Mariners traded pitchers Cliff Lee and Mark Lowe to Texas for first baseman Justin... 07/8/2014 - 12:37 pm | View Link
Cole Hamels can be traded to... - NBC Sports Lee fans four in four innings in second rehab start - Philadelphia Phillies 07/8/2014 - 11:38 am | View Link
MLB trade market not what it used to be - USA Today Nightengale: GMs aren't forced to trade as deadline nears - Shreveport Times 07/7/2014 - 2:05 pm | View Link
Pelicans Game Notes: 6:05 p.m. at Potomac - OurSports Central 100. The other players in the Texas Top ... been on a roster since CLE released him 8/8/2012 - Traded in package for Cliff Lee in 2009 - Previously 07/6/2014 - 4:39 am | View Link
Mariners' Paxton could pitch rehab game in Everett SEATTLE — Seattle Mariners left-hander James Paxton moved one step closer to returning from his extended stay on the disabled list by experiencing no problems in throwing 32 pitches over two innings of a simulated game. 07/9/2014 - 11:03 pm | View Link
Baseball Shots Of The Week – July 8, 2014 It’s tough to keep up with all the action in MLB. Here’s your power rankings for the week ending on July 8th. 07/9/2014 - 10:59 am | View Link
Mariners notebook: Sucre viewed as defensive upgrade over Buck Paxton upbeat after pitching two simulated innings in latest step in his comeback effort 07/8/2014 - 11:20 pm | View Link
Mariners Notebook: Sucre hopes to stick this time Jesus Sucre has improved markedly in Triple-A. He's hoping to stay with the Mariners for a long time this time around. 07/8/2014 - 10:54 pm | View Link
Nightengale: GMs aren't forced to trade as deadline nears The Raysâ?? surge probably means David Price stays put. / Rick Osentoski, USA TODAY Sports ST. LOUIS -- It's the baseball trade deadline, a time where teams scour the market, burn the phone lines, and believe they have found the perfect piece for the World Series parade. 07/8/2014 - 1:59 am | View Link
Seattle Mariners' Cliff Lee traded to Texas Rangers ARLINGTON, Texas - Cliff Lee suddenly is in the starting rotation for the AL West-leading Texas Rangers, who pulled off a big deal despite bankruptcy proceedings and unsettled ownership. The Seattle Mariners sent the ace left-hander and reliever Mark Lowe ... 07/9/2010 - 1:00 pm | View Link
Report: Cliff Lee traded to Texas Rangers As quickly as the talks with the Yankees broke down, the Seattle Mariners have dealt left-hander Cliff Lee to the Texas Rangers. According to a story on MLB.com, the Rangers have acquired Lee for a package of four players, the centerpiece of which is first ... 07/9/2010 - 1:00 pm | View Link
Source: Seattle’s Cliff Lee traded to Texas Cliff Lee is headed to Texas. A person familiar with the deal tells The Associated Press that the ace left-hander and reliever Mark Lowe have been traded to the AL West-leading Rangers for first baseman Justin Smoak and three minor leaguers. The person ... 07/9/2010 - 10:56 am | View Link
Cliff Lee Traded to Texas Rangers The Texas Rangers were bystanders for the playoffs in the first decade of the 2000s, but they are intent on returning this season, bankruptcy court or not. That became apparent on Friday, when the Rangers traded for the All-Star left-hander Cliff Lee, who ... 07/8/2010 - 1:00 pm | View Link
AP source: Seattle’s Cliff Lee traded to Texas SEATTLE — Cliff Lee (Benton, Arkansas Razorbacks) is headed to Texas. A person familiar with the deal tells The Associated Press that the ace left-hander and reliever Mark Lowe have been traded to the AL West-leading Rangers for first baseman Justin ... 07/8/2010 - 1:00 pm | View Link
Cliff Lee | Philadelphia Phillies | Stats, News, Pictures ... player Cliff Lee baseball news, stats, fantasy info, bio, awards, game logs, hometown, and more for Cliff Lee. 07/9/2014 - 11:46 am | View Website
Cliff Lee Clifton Phifer Lee (born August 30, 1978) is an American professional baseball starting pitcher for the Philadelphia Phillies of Major League Baseball. He stands 6 ... 07/9/2014 - 7:29 am | View Website
Cliff Lee Cliff Lee 2014 player profile, game log, season stats, career stats, recent news If you play fantasy sports, get breaking news and immerse yourself in the ultimate ... 07/8/2014 - 2:54 pm | View Website
Cliff Lee Statistics and History Clifton Phifer Lee . Position: Pitcher Bats: Left, Throws: Left Height: 6' 3", Weight: 205 lb. Born: August 30, 1978 in Benton, AR High School: Benton HS (Benton, AR) 07/5/2014 - 11:40 pm | View Website
Yankees Trade Rumors: Mark Buehrle, Jeff Samardzija, Cliff ... Yankees Trade Rumors: Mark Buehrle, Jeff Samardzija, Cliff Lee, Justin Masterson Options Before Deadline? 05/7/2014 - 11:07 am | View Website
The Mets bullpen was down a man on Wednesday after Terry Collins said Jeurys Familia would not be available due to fatigue. Familia swept aside the idea of his arm being significantly injured, saying instead that all he needs is a break. The 24-year-old righthander has been solid for the Mets all season, boasting a 2.18 ERA in 43 relief appearances.
You didn’t really need to see it to know the ball was gone. Travis d’Arnaud’s long, laser of a home run in the seventh inning had that shot-out-of-a-cannon sound you associate with the real bombers in baseball.
Carmelo Anthony is telling people that he has faith in Phil Jackson, and why not, Jackson is as big as you can be in the NBA without being a player. And it is quite clear by now that Anthony loves New York, loves the great stage of Madison Square Garden, loves the attention.
The Nets got their veteran point guard and helped Cleveland in its pursuit of LeBron James. Sources confirmed to the Daily News that Brooklyn reached an agreement to acquire Jarrett Jack from the Cavaliers.