Major League Baseball

Tigers try to salvage split with Twins

MINNEAPOLIS -- Jacob Turner gets the start Sunday as the Detroit Tigers try to salvage a split of the four-game series with the Minnesota Twins at Target Field.The Tigers plan to recall Tuner before the game from Triple-A Toledo, where he's 2-4 with a 4.04 ERA in 12...

Nationals hoping for rebound vs. Marlins

Nationals hoping for rebound vs. Marlins

WASHINGTON -- After missing an opportunity to gain ground Saturday on the Phillies and Braves, the Nationals will look to bounce back and take the rubber game of their series against the last-place Miami Marlins.On Saturday when the Braves blew a 3-0 lead in the ninth...

Week Ahead: Spinning Wheeler

Week Ahead: Spinning Wheeler

Seth Trachtman looks at the week ahead, including two starts for surging Mets pitcher Zack WheelerMoreWhich Mets starting pitcher has the lowest ERA since the All-Star break?The obvious answer is NL Cy Young candidate Jacob deGrom. However, that answer is wrong.The...

The Mets absolutely demolished the Phillies 24-4

The Mets absolutely demolished the Phillies 24-4

The first game of Thursday’s doubleheader against the Mets in Philadelphia didn’t go so well for the Phillies. The pitching staff — which included two position players — served up 24 runs on 25 hits and seven walks. The defense also committed...