Salazar throwing heat through 5
Danny Salazar has seen 15 batters and sent them all packing. He's perfect through 5 and on the mound in the bottom of the 6th and the Tribe can use all the help they can get. Cleveland is up 1-0 against the Rays. Follow live
Tensions running high with Angels
GM Jerry Dipoto expressed frustration over the weekend with the coaches' failure to get scouting reports to players, according to a Fox Sports report. At least one coach and 1B Albert Pujols responded back to Dipoto in a series of meetings. Pujols told reporters today the leak was "embarrassing."
Blue Jays go to bullpen early
Marco Estrada's day ended after 2.1 innings pitched, giving up 4 runs (2 earned) on 3 hits, 4 walks and 2 home runs and leaving a runner on first. Red Sox lead the Jays 4-0. Follow live
Mets, Cubs locked in pitcher's duel
We've had a total of five hits, six Ks and two walks through 3 innings between Jon Niese and Kyle Hendricks at Citi Field. The Mets are eyeing their fifth straight win. Watch on ESPN/Watch ESPN
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Gordon touches all bases on insider
Dee Gordon's last HR was June 14, 2014. But his first of the season comes in the inside-the-park variety to give the Marlins the 3-1 lead over the Giants through 2. It's the first inside-the-park HR for Miami since 2010, extending Gordon's hit streak to 11. Follow live
Jackie Bradley Jr. goes yard
The Red Sox outfielder entered the day with the longest active streak without an extra-base hit (123 at-bats), but that stretch ended with a solo home run in the second inning to give Boston a 3-0 lead over Toronto. Follow live
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Pete Rose speaks, but not about betting
The all-time hits leader spoke to reporters for the first time since an OTL report on his gambling. "I'm not scared of any questions. There's just certain things that you'd rather not talk about. And I'm here in a good mood, not talking about the controversial stuff."
Nats not wasting time in Atlanta
Danny Espinosa smacked an RBI double, Wilson Ramos added an RBI single and Clint Robinson capped the Nationals' four-run first with a two-run shot to right field. Safe to say Braves SP Shelby Miller's second inning is going much better than his first. Follow live
Estrada allows a first-inning run
For the first time in 8 games (May 16), Blue Jays pitcher Marco Estrada has given up a run in his first frame. The Red Sox have a 2-0 lead in the bottom of the 1st. Follow live
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Cruz: "I would love to do it. But at the same time, I have to think about my teammates and my team. It can wear me out of 2-3 days."
No HR Derby for Nelson Cruz
The Mariners' slugger told reporters before tonight's game that he was asked to participate in the annual Derby, but declined. Cruz said he wants to stay rested and healthy for the 2nd half of the season.
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Jonathon Niese pitches a 1-2-3 top of the 1st, and we're underway at Citi Field, Mets vs. Cubs. The crowd? Sparse.