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Sat May 2704:00RHP Marco Estrada will try to win third straight decision coveri...Marco EstradaSPBlue JaysFree Agent
RHP Marco Estrada will try to win his third straight decision covering four starts when he faces the Texas Rangers Saturday in the middle encounter of a three-game series at the Rogers Centre. He is 2-0 with a 3.66 ERA in his past three starts. He struck out 12 in 7 2/3 innings in a 3-1 win over the Baltimore Orioles at Camden Yards Sunday. He allowed five hits, including a home run, and one walk. In four career starts against the Rangers, he is 1-1 with a 2.63 ERA, allowing 15 hits and striking out 16 in 24 innings.
Sat May 2704:003B Josh Donaldson (strained right calf) returned from disabled l...Josh Donaldson3BBlue JaysFree Agent
3B Josh Donaldson (strained right calf) returned from the disabled list Friday and doubled in the first inning to mark his return. He went on the disabled list April 14. He finished 1-for-4 with two strikeouts in the 7-6 win over the Texas Rangers. Manager John Gibbons said that Donaldson and SS Troy Tulowitzki (strained right hamstring), who also came off the DL Friday, would be rested for the game Saturday.
Sat May 2704:00SS Troy Tulowitzki (strained right hamstring) returned from disa...Troy TulowitzkiSSBlue JaysFree Agent
SS Troy Tulowitzki (strained right hamstring) returned from the disabled list Friday. He went on the disabled list April 22. He was 1-for-2 with two walks and handled eight chances flawlessly in the field. Manager John Gibbons said that Tulowitzki and 3B Josh Donaldson (strained right calf), who also came off the DL Friday, would be rested for the game Saturday.
Sat May 2704:002B Devon Travis extended hit streak to 10 games with second gran...Devon Travis2BBlue JaysFree Agent
2B Devon Travis extended his hit streak to 10 games with the second grand slam of his career Friday in the second inning. He also had a double and a single in the 7-6 win over the Texas Rangers. He is batting .488 (20-for-41) during his streak. He is the first Blue Jays second baseman to hit two grand slams for the team. His other was May 3, 2015 against the Cleveland Indians.
Sat May 2704:00RHP Yu Darvish will face Toronto Blue Jays Saturday at Rogers Ce...Yu DarvishSPRangersFree Agent
RHP Yu Darvish will face the Toronto Blue Jays Saturday at the Rogers Centre with a 4-0 record and a 2.54 ERA over his previous six starts. He has won two starts in a row. He will be pitching on five days' rest because of the off day in the schedule after he won Sunday over the Detroit Tigers, allowing five hits, four walks and two runs while striking out seven in five innings. He was 2-0 with a 1.80 ERA in three starts in 2016 with five days' rest. He took the loss against Toronto in Game 2 of the ALDS last year, allowing five hits and five runs in five innings. In seven career regular-season starts against the Blue Jays, he is 3-2 with a 2.45 ERA. He has not faced Toronto in the regular season since 2014.
Sat May 2704:00RHP A.J. Griffin left game against Toronto Blue Jays Friday nigh...A.J. GriffinSPRangersFree Agent
RHP A.J. Griffin left the game against the Toronto Blue Jays Friday night in the second inning with a left intercostal strain and was put on the 10-day disabled list. RHP Dillon Gee will be called up from Triple-A Round Rock to take his place. Griffin struck out OF Ezequiel Carrera for the first out of the inning after allowing a grand slam to 2B Devon Travis. Griffin, who allowed three hits, two walks and four runs while striking out two in 1 1/3 innings, was replaced by RHP Austin Bibens-Dirkx. "It got pretty tight there that last batter," Griffin said. "It felt more like a cramp earlier on in the game. Sometimes those come and you can just pitch through them. It just kept tightening more and more, grabbing more and more. It was uncomfortable. I couldn't get my extensions to the glove side as well as I wanted because I couldn't pull through as much as I wanted to."
Sat May 2704:003B Adrian Beltre (strained right calf) had four hits, including ...Adrián Béltre3BRangersFree Agent
3B Adrian Beltre (strained right calf) had four hits, including a double, in his second extended spring training game in Surprise, Ariz., Friday. Beltre played six innings at third base and had two RBIs. He is expected to play seven innings in another intrasquad game in Arizona Saturday. He has been on the disabled list all season. He will be re-evaluated on Sunday and could return to the Rangers next week.
Sat May 2704:00RHP Dillon Gee will be called up from Triple-A Round Rock to rep...Dillon GeeSPRangersFree Agent
RHP Dillon Gee will be called up from Triple-A Round Rock to replace RHP A.J. Griffin (left intercostal strain) who left his start during the second inning Friday in the 7-6 loss to the Toronto Blue Jays. Gee is 3-4 with a 3.88 ERA in nine starts at Round Rock. He is 48-46 with a 4.13 ERA in 147 major league games (124 starts).
Sat May 2704:00SS Elvis Andrus singled in fifth inning and stole second and thi...Elvis AndrusSSRangersFree Agent
SS Elvis Andrus singled in the fifth inning and stole second and third to give him 250 career stolen bases. He leads the Rangers with nine stolen bases this season. He also was thrown out at home in the third, trying to score from first on a one-out double by Jonathan Lacroy.
Sat May 2704:00C Chris Iannetta hit game-tying solo home run in ninth inning Fr...Chris IannettaCDiamondbacksFree Agent
C Chris Iannetta hit a game-tying solo home run in the ninth inning Friday at Milwaukee and now has homered in three of his last four games. The 12-year veteran has four home runs on the year but has reached base safely in seven straight games.
Sat May 2704:00OF AJ Pollock took batting practice at Diamondbacks' spring trai...A.J. PollockCFDiamondbacksFree Agent
OF AJ Pollock took batting practice at the Diamondbacks' spring training facility Friday as he continues to rehab a strained groin. Out since May 15, manager Torey Lovullo said Pollock is progressing but not expected to join team on its current 11-game road trip.
Sat May 2704:00RHP Randall Delgado will stay in Diamondbacks' rotation and star...Randall DelgadoRPDiamondbacksFree Agent
RHP Randall Delgado will stay in the Diamondbacks' rotation and start Monday against the Pirates in Pittsburgh, manager Torey Lovullo said Friday. Delgado made his first start since 2015 Wednesday against the White Sox and allowed two runs -- one earned -- while throwing 61 pitches. "He deserves it," Lovullo said. "We feel like Randall did a really good job, and we know that we can build on that pitch count. I think it was 60 pitches, so we can add 10 to 15 more pitches and see where that takes him."
Sat May 2704:00LF Yasmany Tomas 0-4 with walk Friday as he returned to Diamondb...Yasmany TomásLFDiamondbacksFree Agent
LF Yasmany Tomas went 0-for-4 with a walk Friday as he returned to the Diamondbacks lineup for the first time in two games because of hip tightness. Manager Torey Lovullo said Tomas had gone through a thorough workout Thursday but opted to give him one more day before putting him back in the lineup against Milwaukee.
Sat May 2704:00RHP Junior Guerra activated from disabled list Friday and pitche...Júnior GuerraSPBrewersFree Agent
RHP Junior Guerra was activated from the disabled list Friday and pitched 5 2/3 innings in his first appearance since Opening Day, when he suffered a right calf strain three innings into his start. Guerra was Milwaukee's top starter a year ago, going 9-3 with a 3.01 ERA in 20 appearances. He held the Diamondbacks to a run on three hits with three walks and five strikeouts.
Sat May 2704:00RHP Corey Knebel recorded strikeout Friday and now has at least ...Corey KnebelRPBrewersFree Agent
RHP Corey Knebel recorded a strikeout Friday and now has at least one in each of his 25 appearances this season but allowed his first home run since Sept. 3 of last season and saw his 14-inning scoreless streak come to an end with his first blown save of the season.
Sat May 2704:00C Manny Pina available to pinch-hit Friday day after he hit in l...Manny PiñaCBrewersFree Agent
C Manny Pina was available to pinch-hit Friday a day after he was hit in the left arm by a pitch. X-rays performed Thursday night came back negative and Pina reported to the park feeling good, manager Craig Counsell said. Pina is batting .298 this season, splitting time behind the plate with Jett Bandy.
Sat May 2704:00RHP Asher Wojciechowski will start for Reds on Tuesday against B...Asher WojciechowskiSPRedsFree Agent
RHP Asher Wojciechowski will start for the Reds on Tuesday against the Blue Jays, manager Bryan Price told reporters Friday. Wojciechowski threw 1/3 of an inning in Friday's win over the Phillies, allowing one earned run, two hits and a walk in his first appearance since May 20. The right-hander has not made a major league start this season.
Sat May 2704:002B Jose Peraza extended hitting streak to 12 games on Friday nig...José Peraza2BRedsFree Agent
2B Jose Peraza extended his hitting streak to 12 games on Friday night. Peraza went 1-for-4 and knocked in two runs with a two-out single in the fifth inning. The 23-year-old is hitting .318 during the streak.
Sat May 2704:00CF Billy Hamilton stole two bases Friday night and now has 25 th...Billy HamiltonCFRedsFree Agent
CF Billy Hamilton stole two bases Friday night and now has 25 this season -- the best mark in baseball. Hamilton drew a leadoff walk to start the game and stole second and third before scoring on a Joey Votto groundout.
Sat May 2704:001B Lucas Duda 2-4 with two RBIs, two doubles and run scoredLucas Duda1BMetsFree Agent
1B Lucas Duda went 2-for-4 with two RBIs, two doubles and a run scored. Over his past four games, he is 7-for-14 (.500) with seven RBIs and four runs scored.
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