MLB After Max Scherzer injury, David Peterson next man up for Mets vs. Giants MLB
After Max Scherzer injury, David Peterson next man up for Mets vs. Giants

The next man to be the next man up for the New York Mets is David Peterson.The third-year left-hander is slated to start in place of three-time Cy Young Award winner Max Scherzer on Monday night, when the Mets continue a road trip by visiting the San Francisco Giants in…

MLB Crafty southpaw takes on rookie in Mariners-A’s opener MLB
Crafty southpaw takes on rookie in Mariners-A’s opener

After Marco Gonzales stymied the Toronto Blue Jays last week, allowing one run in six innings, Seattle Mariners manager Scott Servais was asked why the left-hander doesn't get more credit."Marco's not sexy," Servais said.Gonzales will try to help snap the Mariners' four-game losing streak when they return home to face…

MLB Padres look for better success at home, draw Brewers next MLB
Padres look for better success at home, draw Brewers next

You'll have to excuse the San Diego Padres if they're a bit giddy Monday night as they return home from a 7-2 trip that ended with their first three-game sweep of the Giants in San Francisco since 2016.But waiting for the Padres are the NL Central-leading Milwaukee Brewers. Pitching is…

MLB Jose Altuve brings .343 May average into series with Guardians MLB
Jose Altuve brings .343 May average into series with Guardians

One by-product of carrying the youngest roster in the majors is the occasional defensive lapse that proves costly, and for the Cleveland Guardians, mistakes are part of the growing process.The Guardians lost for the sixth time in eight games Sunday, 4-2 at home to the Detroit Tigers. Cleveland, set to…

MLB It’s Zack (Greinke) vs. Zach (Davies) as Royals face D-backs MLB
It’s Zack (Greinke) vs. Zach (Davies) as Royals face D-backs

It will be a Zack-attack Monday night as the Kansas City Royals meet the Arizona Diamondbacks in Phoenix. Or will it be a Zach-attack?The Royals will send Zack Greinke (0-2, 3.48 ERA) to the mound to face fellow right-hander Zach Davies (2-2, 4.35). To confuse things further, the Diamondbacks will…

MLB Cardinals kick off short set vs. Jays after first sweep MLB
Cardinals kick off short set vs. Jays after first sweep

The St. Louis Cardinals hope they have saved some runs for the opener of a two-game set with the Toronto Blue Jays on Monday night that starts their nine-game homestand.The Cardinals defeated the Pittsburgh Pirates 18-4 on Sunday to complete a three-game series sweep and finish a 4-3 trip. It…

MLB Twins look to remain on roll vs. Tigers MLB
Twins look to remain on roll vs. Tigers

The Minnesota Twins swept a three-game home series from the Detroit Tigers last month. They'll look to duplicate that feat beginning Monday.The Twins have won four straight and six of their last seven games. They swept a three-game road series at Kansas City over the weekend, including a 7-6 triumph…

MLB After winning road trip, Reds to host Cubs MLB
After winning road trip, Reds to host Cubs

The Cincinnati Reds return home after their first winning road trip of the season, while the Chicago Cubs begin a six-game road trip looking for a spark when the two clubs meet in the opener of their four-game series Monday night. Joey Votto ended his three-game return to his native…

MLB Zack Wheeler takes hill as Phillies, Braves start 4-game set MLB
Zack Wheeler takes hill as Phillies, Braves start 4-game set

Veteran right-hander Zack Wheeler will try to keep his streak of strong starts going on Monday when the visiting Philadelphia Phillies open a four-game series against the Atlanta Braves.This is the first meeting of the season between the two National League East rivals. The Braves come off winning two of…

MLB Orioles look to challenge Yankees in 3-game series MLB
Orioles look to challenge Yankees in 3-game series

Although they are at opposite ends of the American League East standings, the New York Yankees and Baltimore Orioles enter their three-game series in New York beginning Monday with transposed emotional states. Gerrit Cole (4-0, 2.89 ERA) will face Jordan Lyles (2-4, 4.11) in a rematch of a game last…

MLB Chad Kuhl to visit former team as Pirates host Rockies MLB
Chad Kuhl to visit former team as Pirates host Rockies

Chad Kuhl once was part of the future of the Pittsburgh Pirates' rotation. On Monday, the right-hander returns to face his original team when the Colorado Rockies open a road series.Kuhl was slated to start over the weekend in a home series against the New York Mets -- the Rockies…

MLB Dodgers look to get back on track at Nationals MLB
Dodgers look to get back on track at Nationals

The Los Angeles Dodgers will look to rebound a day after a fielding error ended their seven-game winning streak when they open a three-game series against the host Washington Nationals on Monday.The Dodgers are coming off a 4-3 loss in 10 innings to the host Philadelphia Phillies in which Los…

MLB White Sox option LHP Tanner Banks to Triple-A Charlotte MLB
White Sox option LHP Tanner Banks to Triple-A Charlotte

The Chicago White Sox optioned left-handed pitcher Tanner Banks to Triple-A Charlotte on Sunday after their doubleheader sweep of the host New York Yankees.Banks, 30, was 0-0 with a 3.00 ERA in 11 appearances -- all in relief -- for the White Sox this season, his first in the major…

MLB MLB roundup: Manny Machado, Padres torch Giants to complete sweep MLB
MLB roundup: Manny Machado, Padres torch Giants to complete sweep

Manny Machado had four extra-base hits in a game for the first time in his career and rookie left-hander MacKenzie Gore held the Giants to one run on three hits over six innings as the San Diego Padres routed the Giants 10-1 on Sunday Machado, who leads the National League…

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