Astros calling up top prospect Carlos Correa (Yahoo Sports)

Yahoo - Mon, 2015-06-08 01:02
HOUSTON (AP) -- The Houston Astros are calling up top prospect Carlos Correa, the No. 1 overall pick in the 2012 draft.
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Mets back deGrom with 4 homers in 6-3 win over Diamondbacks (Yahoo Sports)

Yahoo - Mon, 2015-06-08 00:18

Curtis Granderson hit the ball over the wall twice, Jacob deGrom kept it down after elevating in the first inning and the New York Mets had the type of game they hope to have more consistently. Granderson hit two of New York's three leadoff homers, deGrom struck out 10 in seven effective innings and the Mets bashed their way past the Arizona Diamondbacks 6-3 Sunday. ''This is the kind of game you have to have if you're going to be successful,'' Mets manager Terry Collins said.

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Blue Jays rally late to sweep Astros

Major League Baseball - Mon, 2015-06-08 00:15
Chris Colabello hit a walk-off single in the bottom of the ninth inning as the Blue Jays capped a dramatic 7-6 victory over the Astros on Sunday afternoon at Rogers Centre to extend their winning streak to a season-high five games.
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Red Sox stun A's with 7-run 8th to cap sweep

Major League Baseball - Mon, 2015-06-08 00:10
The Red Sox came roaring back with their best comeback of the season on Sunday afternoon, completing a three-game sweep of the Athletics with a 7-4 victory at Fenway Park.
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Pelfrey tosses 8 strong innings, Twins blank Brewers 2-0 (Yahoo Sports)

Yahoo - Sun, 2015-06-07 23:58

With his team's bullpen needing a rest and its hitters struggling in the clutch, Mike Pelfrey bailed out the Minnesota Twins. Pelfrey pitched eight strong innings, his longest outing in three years, and Minnesota avoided a series sweep by beating the Milwaukee Brewers 2-0 on Sunday. Eddie Rosario and Eduardo Escobar had RBIs for the Twins, who otherwise struggled with runners on base.

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Cole shows top Draft pick can make franchise

Major League Baseball - Sun, 2015-06-07 23:48
Gerrit Cole, the first player overall selected in the 2011 Draft, perfectly illustrates that importance of Monday night's migraine-inducing exercise for the D-backs and Astros, along with every other team holding a high pick.
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Archer sets record for three-start stretch

Major League Baseball - Sun, 2015-06-07 23:43
In the midst of a 3-1 victory over the Mariners -- in which the Rays closed out a 10-game road trip with seven wins, including three out of four in the weekend series -- Chris Archer put up numbers never seen before and solidified a growing Cy Young Award bid.
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Yanks sweep Angels, run win streak to 6

Major League Baseball - Sun, 2015-06-07 23:29
Chris Young, Brett Gardner and Jose Pirela all homered Sunday, backing a solid start by CC Sabathia and leading the Yankees to their sixth consecutive victory, a 6-2 win over the Angels at Yankee Stadium.
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Wild play in ninth turns tide at Rogers Centre

Major League Baseball - Sun, 2015-06-07 23:20
Chris Colabello may have had the winning hit in the Blue Jays' 7-6 walk-off win over the Astros, but everyone was talking about the single that put the go-ahead run on base, leading to a dramatic and bizarre finish in the series finale on Sunday at Rogers Centre.
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Pujols passes Foxx with career HR No. 535

Major League Baseball - Sun, 2015-06-07 22:18
Albert Pujols lifted a fly ball over Yankee Stadium's left-field fence in Sunday's first inning, going back-to-back with Mike Trout to move past Jimmie Foxx for sole possession of 17th on the all-time home run list with No. 535.
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CC reaches 2,500 K's, then gets ejected

Major League Baseball - Sun, 2015-06-07 22:15
When he caught Johnny Giavotella looking with a changeup in Sunday's fifth inning, Yankees left-hander CC Sabathia became the 31st Major League pitcher with 2,500 career strikeouts.
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Castillo HR carries new club past Colon, Mets

Major League Baseball - Sun, 2015-06-07 20:04
Welington Castillo hit a go-ahead, two-run home run in the bottom of the seventh inning to lift the D-backs to a 2-1 win over the Mets on Saturday night at Chase Field.
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