Braves acquire Swarzak from Seattle for Vizcaino, Biddle

Braves acquire Swarzak from Seattle for Vizcaino, Biddle

The Braves have added veteran help for their patchwork bullpen by acquiring right-hander Anthony Swarzak from Seattle for left-hander Jesse Biddle and right-hander Arodys Vizcaino.As part of Monday's trade, Seattle is sending Atlanta $1,788,172 to ...

Astros on a tear despite absence of Altuve

Astros on a tear despite absence of Altuve

Take away George Springer and Jose Altuve, and maybe the Houston Astros start to look a little more beatable.Maybe.The Boston Red Sox finally snapped Houston's 10-game winning streak Sunday with a 4-3 victory after Springer ...

Maddon, Cubs drop protest over Doolittle’s delivery

Maddon, Cubs drop protest over Doolittle’s delivery

The Chicago Cubs have dropped their protest over the pitching delivery of Washington reliever Sean Doolittle.Cubs manager Joe Maddon made the announcement before Sunday night's game against the Nationals.Maddon came out twice in the ninth ...

Harper, Realmuto power Phillies past Rockies 7-5 for sweep

Harper, Realmuto power Phillies past Rockies 7-5 for sweep

Bryce Harper homered for the second straight day and pinch-hitter J.T. Realmuto also went deep to help the Philadelphia Phillies complete a three-game sweep of the Colorado Rockies with a 7-5 victory Sunday.Harper's tiebreaking, two-run ...