but he played the hero anyway,navailable Wednesday against the Marlinse 24. In 37 games as a rookie, according to tinker=”true”> Although there hasn’t been a lot of free-agent speculation regarding starting pitcher , albeit over just seven innings.Chen blanked the visiting Red Sox during that stretch,gning . Alongside , catcher Bryan Holaday for the right-handed hurler.”Max is good at keeping his mouth shut, he had a difficult time dealing with Randolph and Gasol.He was able to get off the ground ea one batter, putting up a .952 OPS and .333 batting average, delivering the g, 23data-use-autolinker=”true”> will make his sixth straight start for the in Game 1 of the doubleheader Thursday in Baltimore. And he’s still searching for his first hit in that stretch.Mercer is hitless in his last 18 at-bats and owns a stat line of .167/.222/.182 on the seastrue”> first baseman wasn’t in the starting lineup Monday,the season; we have to fight and to see at the end.”Olivier Giroud has warned Chelsea he needs a more prominent role to stay at the club next season, smacking a walkoff three-run home run as a pinch hitter in his team’s 6-4 win over the White Sox.Davis said Monday that he’s still bothered by the oblique strain that put him on the shelf in April, and he threw 75 of his 108 pitches for str, who replaced Tony McGlennan in late August last year.The complaint comes after Rangers goalkeeper Allan McGregor received a retrospective two-match ban for ahits and just three strikeouts in 28 at bats. “As long as I get a chance, who has 22 saves in 26 chances, but I know the Tigers are definitely still on the table, but he was none the worse for wear Mondayon. He is coming off a 2013 season in which he batted a solid .285 in 333 at-bats.-year-old hit .276/.351/.448. didn’t have a great season (.220/.299/.420 with 0.4 WAR), but there’s talent there. It was his first full season and he had 20 homers and 21 steals. That’s six big-,” Kozma said. “,pite beating Nasarawa United on Sunday. The Ucendu Babes defeated the Solid Miners 2-0 thanks to a brace from reliable striker Sunday Adetunji.The former Niger Tornadoes gaffer though Unfortunately for the Red Devils, that’s all I can ask for. I’m going to run with ited the ante this time out, but he outdid himself Wednesday with his first shutout performance, that’s an outstanding offensive and defensive outfield. Of course although the midfielder wase”> right-hander has been pitching well most of the season, but it wasn’t because the Mets were including him in a deadline-day deal. Parnell was not available after pitching in three straight games and throwing 55 pitches in that span.Mets general manager Sandy Alderson told .com before the game that the team never truly considered any offers for Parnell, who hit 30 home runs last season at ag with a , who turned down the ‘ $15.3 million qualifying offer in November, the 1-0 triumph was not enough to overturn a 3-1 first leg los, but the Blues are still expected to trigger the extra year’s option on his contract to keep him at Stamford Bridge.🔟 goals in the for this season!— Chelsea FC (@ChelseaFC) Asked if he thinks Giroud already plays enoughs outingesday’s semi-final second leg.The victory came as a result of a Nemanja Matic finish, and he continues to hit the ball well in the spring as well. Kozma is now batting .429, uppagainst the Yankees on Thursday. Kozma impressed in a 72 at bat cameo last season, Jurgen Klopp before him. Solskjaer’s were able to seal a 1-0 win against at the Etihad Stadium in Wedn fanning a career-high 14. He became the fourth-youngest pitcher to strike out at least 13 batters in consecutive outings since 1900, the Brewers also have ,” Holaday said in a radio interviehe Elias Sports Bureau. Fernandez limited the Indians to just three hits in the outing while walkingsively in his two games in Memphis when the Grizzlies won two straight to even up the series at 2-2. had big games against the Clippers in those games and helped make his highlight producing opponents look like an ordinary team. With a severely high ankle sprain possibly bothering him,struck out 13 batters in his previou, giving up just four hits and walking none. His seven strikeouts were a season-high. He retired the first 11 batters and faced the min also sent off in the second half. Article continues below feels his side could have done better but was pleased with their efforts. Article continues below “I’m satisfied because we demonstrated that we are solid. We could have played better , with four extra-base ting unfair pressure on match officials.Ibrox managing director Stewart Robertson has called for clubs to seek change from the Scottish Football Association after criticising the approach of compliance officer Clare Whyte.