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Scherzer exits with injury to side, Mets deck Cards 11-4

May. 19, 2022 00:29 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Max Scherzer had a four-run lead in the sixth inning and everything was rolling right along for the New York Mets — same as all season. Until the three-time Cy Young Award winner signaled to the dugout he was done. Scherzer pulled himself from a...

Mets ace Max Scherzer exits start with injury to left side

May. 18, 2022 22:29 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Mets ace Max Scherzer removed himself from a start Wednesday night against the St. Louis Cardinals with discomfort in his left side. He will have an MRI on Thursday, the team said. The three-time Cy Young Award winner exited with two outs in the...

LEADING OFF: Cubs' Stroman coming off COVID list vs Dbacks

May. 18, 2022 20:58 PM EDT

A look at what's happening around the majors on Thursday: ___ STRO’S A GO Marcus Stroman (1-3, 5.13 ERA) is set to come off the COVID-19 injured list and start for the Cubs against Arizona. The right-hander hasn’t pitched since May 1, when he...

LEADING OFF: Ohtani on mound, Scherzer faces hometown team

May. 18, 2022 03:46 AM EDT

A look at what’s happening around the majors today: ___ SHOHEI AND THE RANGERS Los Angeles Angels two-way star Shohei Ohtani pitches at Texas again a month after allowing six runs over 3 2/3 innings in a 10-5 loss to the Rangers at Globe Life Field....

Cards' O'Neill has winning hit, twinbill-record 6 Ks vs Mets

May. 17, 2022 23:47 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Tyler O'Neill had the simplest of goals in the ninth inning of a tied game. “Just trying to get the ball in play,” he said. For most of Tuesday, even that seemed impossible. He figured it out just in time. O'Neill redeemed himself...

Mets' Brandon Nimmo leaves game after fouling ball off knee

May. 17, 2022 23:30 PM EDT

Mets leadoff man Brandon Nimmo is day to day with a bruised right quadriceps after fouling a ball off his right knee and leaving New York's game Tuesday night against the St. Louis Cardinals. Nimmo swung at a pitch from left-hander Génesis Cabrera in the seventh inning and drilled...

O's Harvey suspended 60 games by MLB for drug distribution

May. 17, 2022 19:52 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Baltimore Orioles pitcher Matt Harvey was suspended for 60 games by Major League Baseball on Tuesday for distributing a prohibited drug of abuse, a punishment stemming from his admission of providing opioids to a teammate who fatally overdosed. The former New York...

Mets' Marte loses grandmother 2 years after wife's death

May. 17, 2022 14:09 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — New York Mets outfielder Starling Marte was placed on the bereavement list following the death of his grandmother, which came nearly two years to the day after his wife died of a heart attack. Mets manager Buck Showalter said Tuesday that Marte's grandmother, Ponga...

Robbie Ray doesn't travel with Mariners to Toronto series

May. 16, 2022 19:48 PM EDT

TORONTO (AP) — Mariners left-hander Robbie Ray isn't joining Seattle for a series in Toronto this week, missing a chance to celebrate the Cy Young Award he won with the Blue Jays last season amid border restrictions related to the COVID-19 vaccine. Ray pitched against the Mets in...

Cardinals-Mets game postponed by rain; doubleheader Tuesday

May. 16, 2022 17:35 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The game between the St. Louis Cardinals and New York Mets scheduled for Monday night was postponed because of rain in the forecast and will be made up as part of a single-admission doubleheader Tuesday at Citi Field. The first game will begin at 3:10 p.m., with the...