Nine-year MLB veteran and NESN Baseball Analyst Steve Lyons joined The Home Team this morning to breakdown the Dodgers and Angels status now that the teams have made their latest player acquisitions. 123 more words
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LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) — Clayton Kershaw, Andre Ethier, Jimmy Rollins, and now Yasiel Puig.
Puig became the most recent current Dodger to be featured in his own Sportscenter ad, courtesy of ESPN. 88 more words
LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) — Los Angeles starter Clayton Kershaw has been named the National League Pitcher of the Month for his historic July efforts.
Kershaw, who is the reigning National League Cy Young and MVP winner, went 3-0 in July with a 0.27 ERA, having given up a single earned run through 33 innings pitched. 125 more words
Elgin native Kelby Tomlinson made his MLB debut with San Francisco on Monday — and it went really well
Welcome to the big leagues, Kelby Tomlinson.
The San Francisco Giants added the former Elgin standout to their roster Monday to replace an injured Joe Panik, and he went 1 for 1 with a pinch-hit single and scored the go-ahead run in the top of the 12th, before Atlanta’s Adonis Garcia hit a walkoff home run moments later, lifting the Braves to a 9-8 win. 565 more words
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Conor Gillaspie hit a go-ahead home run off Corey Kluber and the Los Angeles Angels snapped a six-game losing streak, beating the Cleveland Indians 5-4 Monday night. 217 more words
By Ryan Mayer, CBS Local Sports
The trade deadline has come and gone and we have begun the sprint to the playoffs. There were some surprising moves at the deadline, most notably the Detroit Tigers deciding to initiate a mini-rebuild by trading both starting pitcher David Price and left fielder Yoenis Cespedes. 784 more words