The Chicago Cubs and the Pittsburgh Pirates started out playing a normal baseball game on Monday night, but it ended up as a wacky, wild affair that took 13 innings and more than five hours. It featured three Cubs comebacks and the same player being thrown out at the plate two separate times in extra innings. The second game in this Cubs-Pirates series is Tuesday’s Free MLB Game of the Day on Yahoo Sports, which means you can stream the game for free on on the Yahoo Sports app, Yahoo’s Sports Home, MLB index, video home and this very post.
Losing ground in the divisional race, the Orioles are looking for waiver wire trades according to a report from Buster Olney (ESPN Insider). Unfortunately for them though, the Yankees have “been aggressive in making [waiver] claims” which has limited the Orioles’ ability. With just three days remaining for the Orioles to add players to their roster who would be able to play in the postseason, the scramble is on. However, the Yankees—who are lower in the standings—have priority on waiver claims. That means that any player put on waivers—including revocable ones—must first pass through every team lower in the standings than the Orioles in order for the Orioles to be able to work out a deal. The
Matthew Cerrone | Snapchat | Facebook | Twitter | Instagram | About Me It was bad in 2009, but this season's barrage of injuries is so much worse. The Mets have a talented team, capable of getting to the World Series. Yet, every time we look up, another player is being held out of the lineup or pulled from a game. It's a daily occurrence... For instance, Terry Collins admitted Sunday that he enters every day having no idea who is available and who isn't, especially when it comes to Asdrubal Cabrera, Neil Walker and Yoenis Cespedes. Cespedes did not play Sunday because of his quad, again. Walker missed the game because of his back, again. And, while Cabrera was able to start, he left in the first