Posts Tagged Professional baseball

Padres to place OF Quentin on DL with sore knee

ATLANTA (AP) — The San Diego Padres say they will put outfielder Carlos Quentin on the 15-day disabled list on Monday because of a sore left knee.

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Fuld’s 2-run single lifts Twins over White Sox 4-3

Minnesota Twins'  Eduardo Escobar, right, makes it safely to second base on a double to right as Chicago White Sox shortstop Alexei Ramirez gets the late throw during the third inning of a baseball game in Minneapolis, Sunday, July 27, 2014. (AP Photo/Ann Heisenfelt)

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A big hit from Sam Fuld and a quick recovery by Glen Perkins gave the Minnesota Twins a win that temporarily helped them forget about a season that’s slipping away.

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Brewers’ bats shut out by deGrom, fall 2-0 to Mets

Milwaukee Brewers' Carlos Gomez strikes out against the New York Mets during the sixth inning of a baseball game Sunday, July 27, 2014, in Milwaukee.    (AP Photo/Jeffrey Phelps)

MILWAUKEE (AP) — The most-impressive hit Sunday by the Milwaukee Brewers caromed off a heavy cable that supports Miller Park’s retractable roof and fell into fair territory.

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Duda and deGrom deliver, Mets defeat Brewers 2-0

New York Mets starting pitcher Jacob Degrom throws to the Milwaukee Brewers during the first inning of a baseball game Sunday, July 27, 2014, in Milwaukee. (AP Photo/Jeffrey Phelps)

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Closer Jenrry Mejia extended his arms in front of him and kneeled quickly as he let out a yell with the final out secured in first baseman Lucas Duda’s glove.

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David Freese’s late HR puts Angels past Tigers 2-1

Los Angeles Angels' Erick Aybar, right, slides into home plate to score on a throwing error by Detroit Tigers pitcher Rick Porcello as Tigers catcher Bryan Holaday, left, looks on during the fifth inning of a baseball game on Sunday, July 27, 2014, in Anaheim, Calif. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — David Freese hit a tiebreaking homer off Joba Chamberlain in the eighth inning, and the Los Angeles Angels beat the Detroit Tigers 2-1 Sunday for their third straight victory.

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