Rick Renteria knew all about Chris Coghlan’s career numbers against Bud Norris, and felt he was playing too well to take him out of the lineup.
Chicago (59-69) fell a season-high 10 games under .500.
The Orioles traded pitcher Jake Arrieta to Chicago in a multi-player deal during last season.
After two days, the first upheld protest in nearly 30 years and another rain storm, the Chicago Cubs finally completed a 2-1 victory over the San Francisco Giants in a suspended game on Thursday night.
With the San Francisco Giants being the first team since 1986 to successfully protest a game, we decided to take a look back at some of the past protested games upheld by the MLB. Here’s five times MLB game protests have been upheld:
It’s a long shot, with San Francisco contending Wrigley’s tarp is a “mechanical field device.”
No celebration is complete without a Gatorade shower.
An ode to the girls who who protect and serve the foul ball line spectators.
In honor of Joe Mikulik’s ridiculous rant here are five of the most epic manager meltdowns in baseball history.
Nick Markakis hit a two-run homer and prevented one with a leaping catch in right field, and Nelson Cruz and J.J. Hardy each added a solo shot to power the Baltimore Orioles past the Chicago White Sox 8-2 Monday night.
Most notably, baseball needs to connect with the younger generation.
NEW YORK (AP) — Wilmer Flores provided a spark with his bat and glove, leading Jonathon Niese and the New York Mets to a 7-3 victory over the Chicago Cubs on Saturday night. Juan Lagares […]
The Cubs saw this coming, and don’t seem worried about it one bit.
Jose Abreu had three singles and three RBIs to increase his major league-leading total to 89, and the Chicago White Sox had 17 hits in an 11-5 victory over the Toronto Blue Jays on Friday night.
Zack Wheeler struck out 10 in a gritty performance, Eric Campbell hit a three-run homer and the New York Mets beat the free-swinging Chicago Cubs 3-2 Friday night.
Rob Manfred will succeed Bud Selig in January.
The league is exploring games in Europe, and London is in play too.
Strikeouts are at an all-time high, and only 22 hitters are batting over .300.
Coming off his worst start of the year, Jake Arrieta gave up two runs and five hits in 7 1-3 innings for the Cubs. The right-hander was hit hard in a loss at Colorado on Wednesday, allowing season highs of nine runs and 13 hits in five-plus innings.
Let’s take a look at the five faces of Major League Baseball when the post-Jeter era begins in November.