Dodgers 8, Mets 2: Yasmani Grandal hit two solo homers, but it was Yasiel Puig‘s three-run homer in the bottom of the fourth which padded the Dodgers’ lead to 5-1 and essentially ended the competitive portion of the ballgame. It started the cranky portion, however, as Puig admired the blast and took a slow trot which caused several Mets players to chirp at him. The Mets have dropped six of seven.
Salvador Perez provided the biggest swing of the Kansas City Royals season on Wednesday, delivering a go-ahead grand slam in the eighth inning of their 6-4 win against the Boston Red Sox. As we learned once Perez got back to the Royals dugout, the bat Perez used for the game-winning slam actually belonged to Cabrera. Salvador Perez shows off the Miguel Cabrera bat he used to hit Wednesday’s game-winning grand slam.
Bob Ryan, Chris Gasper, Gary Tanguay and Trenni Kusnierek talk about what could deter Gordon Hayward from ending up in Boston.