St. Louis Cardinals right-hander Michael Wacha left his start against the Phillies in the fourth inning with what the team said was a left oblique strain.
The Tigers and Royals will play at TD Ameritrade Park in Omaha, Nebraska, on the week before the start of the 2019 CWS, a source confirmed to ESPN.
Tom Brady, Jose Altuve, Alex Ovechkin and James Harden will vie for the best male athlete award at the ESPYS, while Mikaela Shiffrin, Sylvia Fowles, Chloe Kim and Julie Ertz are nominated for the women’s award.
David Price has no interest in being an All-Star this season and joked Tuesday he’ll “come up with something” so he won’t have to pitch.
Cubs closer Brandon Morrow was unavailable to pitch Tuesday after suffering back spasms while taking off his pants at home early Monday morning.
Priorities? The Giants literally hurt themselves and risked hurting other players by going after a rookie hitting .180.
Marlins starter Dan Straily and manager Don Mattingly were both ejected in the second inning of Tuesday night’s game after Straily hit Giants catcher Buster Posey with a pitch after both benches were warned.
Phillies infielder J.P. Crawford will miss four to six weeks after suffering a broken left hand when he was hit by a pitch during Tuesday’s loss to St. Louis.
C.J. Cron homered early and Wilson Ramos hit a tiebreaking RBI single in the eighth inning to lift the Tampa Bay Rays to a 2-1 win on Tuesday night to snap a 12-game winning streak by the Houston Astros.