LOS ANGELES (AP) Not too bad, as far as first impressions go. Zack Greinke pitched two-hit ball into the seventh inning of his splendid Dodgers debut, leading Los Angeles to a 3-0 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Friday night.
In the long-term, Jean Segura could be a Brewers fixture at shortstop for the next few years.
There’s a new age of offensive catchers coming up through the ranks of the big leagues, and Salvador Perez is part of that movement.
At 4 p.m. ET on Tuesday afternoon, Major League Baseball’s non-waiver Trade Deadline passed with 19 teams within five games of postseason contention. For the first time ever, a record 10 clubs will earn an invite to MLB’s postseason dance. As a result, the rumor mill was churning at full speed up to the last possible second. When all the dust had settled, several franchises and millions of fans had new players for which to root.
The Pirates finally got a win off the Milwaukee Brewers, beating them 9-2 in the second game of a double header at PNC Park Monday.
How do you solve the Milwaukee Brewers? The Pirates are still trying to figure it out after losing to them 7-2 at Miller Park on Friday night.
For a brief second on Sunday, it appeared the Pirates had forgotten about all their troubles against the Milwaukee Brewers. But the moment once again proved to be short-lived as Brewers star Ryan Braun helped his team finish a three-game sweep of the Bucs with a 9-6 win.