BOSTON (AP) -- Former Red Sox star David Ortiz is getting a street named in his honor in Boston, joining the bridge already named after him in the city.
Puig riled the frustrated Mets with a long look at his three-run homer, Yasmani Grandal added two solo shots and the streaking Dodgers took over first place in the NL West by battering New York pitching again for an 8-2 victory Wednesday night.…STEVE DILBECK (Associated Press)
The Houston Astros have found success stringing together hits, even just base hits. Carlos Correa homered, Mike Fiers struck out five over six innings to win his fourth straight decision, and the majors-best Astros won for the ninth straight time…JANIE McCAULEY (AP Baseball Writer)
Wanting to give his team a little bit of a break on a broiling day in Denver following a tough loss the night before, Arizona Diamondbacks manager Torey Lovullo had his players skip pregame batting practice in favor of staying inside to do…DENNIS GEORGATOS (Associated Press)
The Braves are making a habit of winning games in their last at-bat. Matt Kemp hit a two-run homer off Cory Gearrin in the 11th inning to lift Atlanta to a 5-3 win over the San Francisco Giants on Wednesday night. The homer, the third of the game…CHARLES ODUM (AP Sports Writer)