Los Angeles Dodgers season http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/51168/all en Philadelphia Phillies - PlayerWatch http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130508/philadelphia-phillies-playerwatch <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>RHP Jonathan Pettibone, Friday's starter, earned his first major league victory by beating the New York Mets, 7-3, in his previous start, on April 27. Pettibone allowed three runs on seven hits over five innings, while striking out four and walking two. He will be making his first career start against the Marlins.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://thomsonreuters.com" class="button wire reuters"></a></p> <p><span>Copyright Thomson Reuters, 2013.</span></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130508/philadelphia-phillies-playerwatch" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Baseball Los Angeles Dodgers season World Series Thomson Reuters Thu, 09 May 2013 00:19:04 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5833889 at http://www.globalpost.com Houston Astros - PlayerWatch http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130508/houston-astros-playerwatch <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>RHP Jordan Lyles was recalled from Triple-A Oklahoma City, and he allowed two runs on six hits and one walk with six strikeouts over five innings against the Tigers. He did not factor into the decision. In six appearances (five starts) with the RedHawks, Lyles was 2-2 with a 5.32 ERA. Lyles was optioned following an ineffective run during spring training. "This is a guy that obviously we expected to be a part of the rotation. It didn't fare too well this spring," manager Bo Porter said.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://thomsonreuters.com" class="button wire reuters"></a></p> <p><span>Copyright Thomson Reuters, 2013.</span></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130508/houston-astros-playerwatch" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Baseball Houston Astros Los Angeles Dodgers season Thomson Reuters Thu, 09 May 2013 01:53:25 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5833951 at http://www.globalpost.com Cincinnati Reds - PlayerWatch http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130509/cincinnati-reds-playerwatch <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>3B Todd Frazier was 2-for-3 with a walk, run scored and two RBIs and ranks second on the Reds with 23 RBIs. He's hitting .239 in 31 games.</p> <p>LF Donald Lutz is the first-German developed player to appear in a major league baseball game. He was recalled from Class AA Pensacola on Monday and made his major league debut as a pitcher that night. His sixth inning pinch-hit against the Cubs Saturday broke an 0-for-6 streak. He also earned his first RBI, scored his first run and stole a base.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://thomsonreuters.com" class="button wire reuters"></a></p> <p><span>Copyright Thomson Reuters, 2013.</span></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130509/cincinnati-reds-playerwatch" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Baseball Joey Votto Los Angeles Dodgers season Thomson Reuters Thu, 09 May 2013 04:16:09 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5834067 at http://www.globalpost.com Cincinnati Reds - TeamReport http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130509/cincinnati-reds-teamreport-1 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>MLB Team Report - Cincinnati Reds - INSIDE PITCH</p> <p>Reds' injured ace Johnny Cueto was scheduled to take the next big step toward returning to the lineup when he was to make a rehab start for Double-A Pensacola on Friday.</p> <p>The righty was scratched, however, with reported soreness in his right oblique.</p> <p>He had been scheduled to throw 60 to 70 pitches for the Blue Wahoos. The plan was for Cueto to make another rehab start in Single-A Dayton on Wednesday.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://thomsonreuters.com" class="button wire reuters"></a></p> <p><span>Copyright Thomson Reuters, 2013.</span></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130509/cincinnati-reds-teamreport-1" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Baseball Johnny Cueto Los Angeles Dodgers season Thomson Reuters Thu, 09 May 2013 04:52:18 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5834147 at http://www.globalpost.com Philadelphia Phillies - PlayerWatch http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130509/philadelphia-phillies-playerwatch-0 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>RHP Jonathan Pettibone, Friday's starter, earned his first major league victory by beating the New York Mets, 7-3, in his previous start, on April 27. Pettibone allowed three runs on seven hits over five innings, while striking out four and walking two. He will be making his first career start against the Marlins.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://thomsonreuters.com" class="button wire reuters"></a></p> <p><span>Copyright Thomson Reuters, 2013.</span></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130509/philadelphia-phillies-playerwatch-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Baseball Los Angeles Dodgers season World Series Thomson Reuters Thu, 09 May 2013 05:16:53 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5834174 at http://www.globalpost.com New York Mets - PlayerWatch http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130509/new-york-mets-playerwatch-0 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>RHP Matt Harvey, who starts the Mets' series opener at Citi Field on Tuesday against the White Sox, will have a full week of rest thanks to a rainout at Atlanta on Saturday. The NL pitcher of the month last worked April 29 at Miami, when he allowed seven hits and a run while striking out seven and walking two in a no-decision. He threw a career-high 121 pitches. Harvey, who has never faced the White Sox, threw an extra side session on Sunday in Atlanta to stay sharp.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://thomsonreuters.com" class="button wire reuters"></a></p> <p><span>Copyright Thomson Reuters, 2013.</span></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130509/new-york-mets-playerwatch-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Baseball Jon Niese Los Angeles Dodgers season Thomson Reuters Thu, 09 May 2013 05:16:56 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5834175 at http://www.globalpost.com Cincinnati Reds - TeamReport http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130509/cincinnati-reds-teamreport-2 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>MLB Team Report - Cincinnati Reds - INSIDE PITCH</p> <p>Reds' injured ace Johnny Cueto was scheduled to take the next big step toward returning to the lineup when he was to make a rehab start for Double-A Pensacola on Friday.</p> <p>The righty was scratched, however, with reported soreness in his right oblique.</p> <p>He had been scheduled to throw 60 to 70 pitches for the Blue Wahoos. The plan was for Cueto to make another rehab start in Single-A Dayton on Wednesday.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://thomsonreuters.com" class="button wire reuters"></a></p> <p><span>Copyright Thomson Reuters, 2013.</span></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130509/cincinnati-reds-teamreport-2" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Baseball Johnny Cueto Los Angeles Dodgers season Thomson Reuters Thu, 09 May 2013 05:18:02 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5834182 at http://www.globalpost.com Pittsburgh Pirates - TeamReport http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130509/pittsburgh-pirates-teamreport-0 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>MLB Team Report - Pittsburgh Pirates - INSIDE PITCH</p> <p>The Pirates are soon going to have two more pitchers than rotation spots and it will be interesting how they sort things out.</p> <p>Left-hander Francisco Liriano is tentatively scheduled to come off the disabled list May 11 and face the Mets at New York. Three days later, right-hander Charlie Morton is penciled in to face Milwaukee at Pittsburgh.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://thomsonreuters.com" class="button wire reuters"></a></p> <p><span>Copyright Thomson Reuters, 2013.</span></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130509/pittsburgh-pirates-teamreport-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Baseball Francisco Liriano Los Angeles Dodgers season Thomson Reuters Thu, 09 May 2013 05:26:33 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5834209 at http://www.globalpost.com Houston Astros - PlayerWatch http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130509/houston-astros-playerwatch-2 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>RHP Jordan Lyles was recalled from Triple-A Oklahoma City, and he allowed two runs on six hits and one walk with six strikeouts over five innings against the Tigers. He did not factor into the decision. In six appearances (five starts) with the RedHawks, Lyles was 2-2 with a 5.32 ERA. Lyles was optioned following an ineffective run during spring training. "This is a guy that obviously we expected to be a part of the rotation. It didn't fare too well this spring," manager Bo Porter said.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://thomsonreuters.com" class="button wire reuters"></a></p> <p><span>Copyright Thomson Reuters, 2013.</span></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130509/houston-astros-playerwatch-2" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Baseball Houston Astros Los Angeles Dodgers season Thomson Reuters Thu, 09 May 2013 05:56:15 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5834251 at http://www.globalpost.com New York Mets - PlayerWatch http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130509/new-york-mets-playerwatch-2 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>RHP Matt Harvey, who starts the Mets' series opener at Citi Field on Tuesday against the White Sox, will have a full week of rest thanks to a rainout at Atlanta on Saturday. The NL pitcher of the month last worked April 29 at Miami, when he allowed seven hits and a run while striking out seven and walking two in a no-decision. He threw a career-high 121 pitches. Harvey, who has never faced the White Sox, threw an extra side session on Sunday in Atlanta to stay sharp.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://thomsonreuters.com" class="button wire reuters"></a></p> <p><span>Copyright Thomson Reuters, 2013.</span></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130509/new-york-mets-playerwatch-2" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Baseball Jon Niese Los Angeles Dodgers season Thomson Reuters Thu, 09 May 2013 06:33:40 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5834284 at http://www.globalpost.com Cincinnati Reds - PlayerWatch http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130509/cincinnati-reds-playerwatch-1 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>3B Todd Frazier was 2-for-3 with a walk, run scored and two RBIs and ranks second on the Reds with 23 RBIs. He's hitting .239 in 31 games.</p> <p>LF Donald Lutz is the first-German developed player to appear in a major league baseball game. He was recalled from Class AA Pensacola on Monday and made his major league debut as a pitcher that night. His sixth inning pinch-hit against the Cubs Saturday broke an 0-for-6 streak. He also earned his first RBI, scored his first run and stole a base.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://thomsonreuters.com" class="button wire reuters"></a></p> <p><span>Copyright Thomson Reuters, 2013.</span></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130509/cincinnati-reds-playerwatch-1" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Baseball Joey Votto Los Angeles Dodgers season Thomson Reuters Thu, 09 May 2013 07:49:04 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5834366 at http://www.globalpost.com Detroit Tigers - PlayerWatch http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130512/detroit-tigers-playerwatch <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>2B Omar Infante had three hits Thursday and is hitting .304. He had a bunt single in the sixth inning against Washington RHP Dan Haren then fanned in the eighth against RHP Drew Storen.</p> <p>DH Victor Martinez was relegated to starting the game on the bench in the National League park Thursday at Washington. Manager Jim Leyland picked his spot and sent Martinez up to pinch-hit with two on and two out in the fourth and his team behind 5-1. But Martinez fanned against Dan Haren.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://thomsonreuters.com" class="button wire reuters"></a></p> <p><span>Copyright Thomson Reuters, 2013.</span></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130512/detroit-tigers-playerwatch" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Baseball Dan Haren Los Angeles Dodgers season Thomson Reuters Sun, 12 May 2013 13:46:07 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5836142 at http://www.globalpost.com Pittsburgh Pirates - TeamReport http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130512/pittsburgh-pirates-teamreport <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>MLB Team Report - Pittsburgh Pirates - INSIDE PITCH</p> <p>Pirates' lefty Francisco Liriano says he is ready to go after sitting out spring training and the first six weeks of the regular season.</p> <p>He is scheduled to be activated from the disabled list Saturday and start that afternoon at the New York Mets.</p> <p>The Pirates earned a 7-3 win at New York on Friday.</p> <p>Liriano has been out with a broken bone in his upper right -- non-pitching -- arm.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://thomsonreuters.com" class="button wire reuters"></a></p> <p><span>Copyright Thomson Reuters, 2013.</span></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130512/pittsburgh-pirates-teamreport" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Baseball Francisco Liriano Los Angeles Dodgers season Thomson Reuters Sun, 12 May 2013 16:48:06 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5836275 at http://www.globalpost.com Pittsburgh Pirates - TeamReport http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130515/pittsburgh-pirates-teamreport <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>MLB Team Report - Pittsburgh Pirates - INSIDE PITCH</p> <p>Manager Clint Hurdle likes to call catcher Russell Martin a "game changer."</p> <p>The Pirates found out what they had been missing when Martin returned to the lineup Tuesday night and helped spark a 4-3 victory over visiting Milwaukee in 12 innings. Martin went 2-for-4 with two doubles, an RBI, a walk and a strikeout. Perhaps most important: The Brewers did not steal any bases.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://thomsonreuters.com" class="button wire reuters"></a></p> <p><span>Copyright Thomson Reuters, 2013.</span></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130515/pittsburgh-pirates-teamreport" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Baseball Jeff Karstens Los Angeles Dodgers season Thomson Reuters Wed, 15 May 2013 21:32:17 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5838737 at http://www.globalpost.com St. Louis Cardinals - PlayerWatch http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130520/st-louis-cardinals-playerwatch-0 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>RHP Shelby Miller makes his first career start against San Diego Monday night in pitcher-friendly Petco Park. Miller has gone 14 2/3 innings without allowing a run, including 5 2/3 frames Wednesday night against the York Mets when he didn't have his best stuff or command.</p> <p>RHP Seth Maness became the ninth pitcher in the last 97 years to record five outs while allowing at least five hits and no runs during Sunday's game. Maness is the first Cardinal to do it since Howie Pollet in 1942.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://thomsonreuters.com" class="button wire reuters"></a></p> <p><span>Copyright Thomson Reuters, 2013.</span></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130520/st-louis-cardinals-playerwatch-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Los Angeles Dodgers season Major League Baseball Major League Baseball Draft Thomson Reuters Mon, 20 May 2013 19:31:58 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5842255 at http://www.globalpost.com