MLB

 

Giants go with S.F. native Webb in battle vs. A's

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August 25 Northern California native Logan Webb will take center stage in his introduction to the Bay Bridge Series on Sunday afternoon when he pitches for the San Francisco Giants against the host Oakland Athletics in the finale of the rivals' two-game series. FULL STORY

German, Kershaw clash in Yankees-Dodgers blockbuster

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August 25 The final game in a three-game series between cross-country and cross-league rivals will arrive Sunday with yet another nod to the past, as well as some anticipation earned from the first two contests. FULL STORY

Bichette, Jays look to take series in Seattle

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August 25 Bo Bichette has already made a believer out of his manager, Charlie Montoyo. Can the rest of baseball be far behind? FULL STORY

Strasburg, Nats look to sweep Cubs

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August 25 Three-time All-Star Stephen Strasburg will go for a career-high 16th victory when the Washington Nationals look to finish off a sweep against the host Chicago Cubs on Sunday afternoon in the finale of a three-game series. FULL STORY

Red Sox hope Johnson goes deep against Padres

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August 25 Before Saturday night's second straight win over the Padres, Red Sox manager Alex Cora said right-hander Brian Johnson would "probably" start for Boston on Sunday afternoon at Petco Park "unless he is needed tonight." FULL STORY

Brewers' pitching rebound sets stage for possible sweep

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August 25 Last weekend, the Milwaukee Brewers allowed 32 runs in a rough visit to Washington. This weekend things are going significantly better for Milwaukee's pitching staff. FULL STORY

Still wary of Trout, Astros seek sweep of Angels

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August 25 Houston Astros manager AJ Hinch wanted no part of lauding the success his pitchers have enjoyed this series against Los Angeles Angels superstar center fielder Mike Trout, particularly in high-leverage situations. FULL STORY

Twins seek rare home series win vs. Tigers

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August 25 Left-hander Martin Perez gets the start Sunday afternoon for the American League Central-leading Minnesota Twins, who will try to win just their second home series since the All-Star break when they face the Detroit Tigers at Target Field in Minneapolis. FULL STORY

Opportunistic Indians eye sweep of Royals

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August 25 The Cleveland Indians have made the most of one big inning on back-to-back nights to win the first two contests of their three-game series against the Kansas City Royals. FULL STORY

MLB STANDINGS

AL
Central
TEAM
W-L
PCT
GB
Minnesota Twins
76-48
.613
-
Cleveland Indians
74-51
.592
-
Chicago White Sox
55-68
.447
20.5
Kansas City Royals
44-80
.355
32
Detroit Tigers
37-84
.306
37.5
East
TEAM
W-L
PCT
GB
New York Yankees
83-43
.659
-
Tampa Bay Rays
73-52
.584
9.5
Boston Red Sox
67-59
.532
16
Toronto Blue Jays
52-75
.409
31.5
Baltimore Orioles
39-85
.315
43
West
TEAM
W-L
PCT
GB
Houston Astros
79-46
.632
-
Oakland Athletics
71-53
.573
7.5
Los Angeles Angels
62-64
.492
17.5
Texas Rangers
60-64
.484
18.5
Seattle Mariners
52-73
.416
27
NL
Central
TEAM
W-L
PCT
GB
St. Louis Cardinals
65-57
.533
-
Chicago Cubs
66-58
.532
-
Milwaukee Brewers
64-60
.516
2
Cincinnati Reds
58-65
.472
7.5
Pittsburgh Pirates
51-72
.415
14.5
East
TEAM
W-L
PCT
GB
Atlanta Braves
74-52
.587
-
Washington Nationals
67-56
.545
5.5
Philadelphia Phillies
64-60
.516
9
New York Mets
64-60
.516
9
Miami Marlins
45-78
.366
27.5
West
TEAM
W-L
PCT
GB
Los Angeles Dodgers
82-44
.651
-
San Francisco Giants
63-62
.504
18.5
Arizona Diamondbacks
62-63
.496
19.5
San Diego Padres
58-65
.472
22.5
Colorado Rockies
57-67
.460
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