Five things we learned Thursday: Royals in trouble
Ryan Braun and Jonathan Villar homered as the Brewers added to the Braves’ home woes and completed their first three-game series sweep of the season with Thursday night’s 6-2 win at Turner Field.
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Here are the Top 5 GIFs from Thursday’s games, courtesy of @MLBgifs.
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Astros manager A.J. Hinch said prior to Thursday’s 4-2 win over the Orioles at Minute Maid Park that he wanted center fielder Jake Marisnick in the game for his defense, even though the outfielder has been struggling at the plate.
Mike Fiers hopes to finally put together back-to-back quality starts, and if he can, he may be able to extend the Houston Astros’ longest winning streak of the season.
Thunder can’t find finishing touch in Game 5
ATLANTA (AP) Ryan Braun and Jonathan Villar homered and the Milwaukee Brewers earned their first sweep in Atlanta with a 6-2 victory over the Braves on Thursday night.
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Bradley’s hit streak ends
Rangers could soon get two big boosts
Tampa Bay Lightning captain Steven Stamkos wouldn’t have played Game 7 of the Eastern Conference final if it was up to Don Cherry.
The popular hockey commentator was adamant that Stamkos, who appeared in Thursday’s game for the first time thi…
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Peyton Manning quashes speculation on future
Despite all the great strikeout pitchers the Astros have had through the years — J.R. Richard, Nolan Ryan, Mike Scott, Roger Clemens, Billy Wagner and Roy Oswalt, to name a few — they’ve never had a staff achieve what it did in sweeping the Orioles.
George Springer walloped a pair of homers and Luis Valbuena homered for the third game in a row to lead the Astros to their first three-game winning streak of the season and a sweep of the Orioles with a 4-2 victory Thursday night at Minute Maid Park.
Mike D’Antoni is taking his ”Seven Seconds or Less” offense to Houston, where James Harden is waiting to give his new coach the kind of weapon that could be a perfect fit for his system.
Warriors win Game 5 to stay alive in West finals
FOX Sports Wisconsin analyst Jerry Augustine says that the Milwaukee Brewers’ bullpen was one of the big keys to their three-game series sweep of the Atlanta Braves.
Milwaukee Brewers pitcher Wily Peralta drove in two runs with his first hit of the season in a 6-2 win over the Atlanta Braves.
College player homers, flips bat to heavens
Mike Leake restores order, but a loss is a loss for Cardinals
The baseball spotlight will shine on Citi Field tonight, when 19-year-old Dodgers left-hander Julio Urias makes his highly anticipated Major League debut against the Mets and Jacob deGrom. But that’s far from the only matchup of note on the day’s full …
Braves LIVE recaps the Atlanta Braves’ 6-2 loss to Milwaukee Brewers on Thursday.
The Milwaukee Brewers are starting to play better on the road. Milwaukee lost three games to the Mets by a combined four runs. Ryan Braun and Jonathan Villar homered and the Brewers earned their first sweep in Atlanta with a 6-2 victory over the Brav…
Ryan Braun and Jonathan Villar homered to power the Milwaukee Brewers to a 6-2 win over the Atlanta Braves on the road.
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — ”We ain’t going home! We’re not going home!” Stephen Curry screamed at the top of his lungs. No, his Golden State Warriors are going back to Oklahoma City, after keeping their title reign and the winningest season in NBA hist…
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Warriors stave off elimination, force Game 6 against Thunder
With his team having already set the major league record for strikeouts in a three-game series, adding more to the pile was the last thing on Houston Astros reliever Ken Giles’ mind. Pitching for a third straight day, an exhausted Giles focused on fin…
Matt Adams says a tight back wasn’t allowing him to swing how he wanted to on Thursday.
Mike Leake felt that he performed very well, but wished he wouldn’t have given up two solo home runs to the Nationals.
Warriors staved off elimination with a 120-111 victory
This season’s longest hitting streak and top Beat the Streak run ended simultaneously Thursday night, as Red Sox outfielder Jackie Bradley Jr. went 0-for-4 vs. the Rockies.