Pablo Sandoval drove in three runs Monday, including a tiebreaking tally in the ninth inning that gave the Giants a 4-3 victory over the New York Mets. His first double plated two and tied the game in the third, and his second put the Giants up for good in the ninth.
As summer rolls on, Dodgers pitcher Clayton Kershaw keeps getting hotter. The reigning Cy Young winner was named the National League's Pitcher of the Month for the second straight month after going 4-0 in five starts with a 1.07 ERA (best in the NL) in July.
The Padres announced on Monday that they will induct Hoffman into the club's Hall of Fame on Aug. 30 before their 5:40 p.m. PT game against the Dodgers at Petco Park.
Welcome to Rockies outfielder Carlos Gonzalez's year of pain. He had his appendix removed in January, a tumor removed from his left index finger in June and his left knee smarts from tendinitis.
After losing long reliever Paul Maholm for the season on Friday, the Dodgers placed another bullpen arm, right-hander Chris Perez, on the 15-day disabled list Monday with bone spurs in his right ankle.
Bobby Abreu may not be ready to retire, but the 40-year-old's unexpected run with the Mets has come to an end. The Mets designated Abreu for assignment after Monday's 4-3 loss to the Giants, recalling outfielder Kirk Nieuwenhuis from Triple-A Las Vegas.
Giants right-hander Matt Cain will undergo surgery next Monday to have bone chips and spurs removed from his throwing elbow, manager Bruce Bochy said.
One game. Just one game separates the first-place A's from the second-place Angels in the American League West standings. Is this the week the Angels take over the division lead, or will the A's manage to stay on top?
The wait is over. The Cubs' No. 2 prospect, infielder Javier Baez, will be called up and join the club on Tuesday in Colorado.
Coming off one of the most seismic Trade Deadlines in Red Sox history, the final two months of the season provide a chance for some key evaluation when it comes to constructing the roster for 2015 and beyond.