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Pirates claim former Rockies reliever Howard off waivers

Oct. 30, 2019 5:02 PM EDT

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Pittsburgh Pirates have claimed reliever Sam Howard off waivers from Colorado. The 26-year-old left-hander is 2-0 with 24 strikeouts, 13 walks and a 5.87 ERA in 24 career appearances since making his major league debut in 2018. He spent the majority of 2019 with Colorado's Triple-A...

Brewers beat Reds 5-3, extend winning streak to 7 games

Sep. 27, 2019 1:20 AM EDT

CINCINNATI (AP) — Orlando Arcia doubled with the bases loaded, and the Milwaukee Brewers shook off the fizz from their playoffs-clinching celebration to close on the NL Central lead Thursday, beating the Cincinnati Reds 5-3 for their seventh straight victory. The Brewers earned at least a wild card with a...

Beede hitless into 4th, then hurt as Giants top Rockies 8-3

Sep. 26, 2019 8:52 PM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Tyler Beede had some of the best stuff he's shown on a day that ended in disappointment. Beede struck out seven in 3 1/3 hitless innings before leaving due to an oblique injury, and the San Francisco Giants beat the Colorado Rockies 8-3 on Thursday. Mike Yastrzemski and Mauricio...

Giants, Rockies use majors-record 25 pitchers in 16 innings

Sep. 25, 2019 3:59 AM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Madison Bumgarner is planning to pitch once more this season. After he started Tuesday and tossed seven innings, 12 relievers followed on a night the Giants and Rockies combined to use a major league-record 25 pitchers. Colorado finally finished off San Francisco 8-5 early Wednesday...

Pollock homers in Dodgers' 12-5 rout of Rockies for 99th win

Sep. 21, 2019 2:46 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — While the Dodgers were rallying during a fourth inning that took 41 minutes, Clayton Kershaw was inside tossing some pitches against the wall trying to stay loose. Manager Dave Roberts was inside, too, having been ejected early in the pivotal inning that propelled Los Angeles to a 12-5...