Posts Tagged Baseball

Maybin has 3 hits, Braves beat struggling Phillies 9-5

Atlanta Braves center fielder Cameron Maybin, right, celebrates with Matt Wisler (37) after defeating the Philadelphia Phillies in a baseball game Saturday, July 4, 2015, in Atlanta. Atlanta won 9-5.  (AP Photo/John Bazemore)

ATLANTA (AP) — Cameron Maybin says he has “new-found energy” with the Atlanta Braves.

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Greinke outduels Harvey in Dodgers’ 4-3 win over Mets

Los Angeles Dodgers starting pitcher Zack Greinke throws to the plate during the first inning of a baseball game against the New York Mets, Saturday, July 4, 2015, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Zack Greinke scattered four hits over seven scoreless innings to outduel Matt Harvey, Adrian Gonzalez hit a solo homer and the Los Angeles Dodgers survived their shaky bullpen to beat the New York Mets 4-3 on Saturday night.

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Anderson gets no help from bats, Indians lose 1-0 to Pirates

Cleveland Indians starting pitcher Cody Anderson delivers during the first inning of a baseball game against the Pittsburgh Pirates in Pittsburgh on Saturday, July 4, 2015. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Cleveland Indians rookie Cody Anderson has a simple explanation for such a successful start to his major league career.

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Reds C Pena ejected after review argument

CINCINNATI (AP) — Reds catcher Brayan Pena was ejected from Saturday’s game against the Milwaukee Brewers in the fifth inning after arguing about a replay review that failed to overturn a call that went against Cincinnati.

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Locke down: Pirates edge Indians 1-0 behind Jeff Locke

Pittsburgh Pirates starting pitcher Jeff Locke delivers during the third inning of a baseball game against the Cleveland Indians in Pittsburgh, Saturday, July 4, 2015. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)

PITTSBURGH (AP) — A lack of efficiency with his pitches was the reason Jeff Locke failed to get past the fifth inning in his previous two starts despite giving up a combined three runs.

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