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Rick Hummel / St. Louis Post-Dispatch:
Cards turn back clock in win over Pirates  —  • It long has been said that a walk is as good as a hit unless, of course, you're consumed with launch angle and exit velocity and prioritize a home run over a base on balls.  But the Cardinals took a yellowed page out of the almost obsolete …
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Rick Hummel / St. Louis Post-Dispatch:
Cardinals' walks mean runs in 6-4 comeback victory  —  PITTSBURGH  • The Cardinals drew one unintentional walk in the first 25 innings of their weekend series against the Pittsburgh Pirates.  Then, in a stark turnaround Sunday, they coaxed four walks in the eighth inning off the Pirates' bullpen …
Discussion: Associated Press
Rick Hummel / St. Louis Post-Dispatch:   Fowler rexpects to be back soon
Andrew Wagner / UPI:   Cardinals head into Milwaukee looking up at Brewers
Peter Baugh / St. Louis Post-Dispatch:   Preview: Cardinals at Brewers
Detroit Free Press:
Next Slide  —  Jordan Zimmermann's first rehabilitation start did not go well.  And that's an understatement.  —  The Detroit Tigers right-hander allowed seven runs in less than one inning of work for Triple-A Toledo on Sunday evening against the Norfolk Tides (Baltimore Orioles affiliate).
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Dana Gauruder / UPI:
Tigers face tough task of slowing Angels' Trout  —  Mike Trout had a career day at the plate against New York Yankees on Saturday.  Now, the Detroit Tigers have the unenviable task of trying to control the Los Angeles Angels slugger for four days.  —  Trout racked up career highs with five hits …
Discussion: Halos Heaven
Anthony Fenech / Detroit Free Press:   Detroit Tigers Blaine Hardy is the main man against White Sox
Detroit Free Press:   Next Slide  —  The Detroit Tigers beat the Chicago White Sox, 3-1, on Sunday afternoon.
Associated Press:
Tanaka pitches Yankees past Angels 3-1  —  NEW YORK (AP) — Masahiro Tanaka pitched six sharp innings and struck out Japanese countryman Shohei Ohtani twice as the New York Yankees defeated the Los Angeles Angels 3-1 Sunday.  —  Brett Gardner had three hits for New York, which won five of six against the Angels this season.
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Daniel Popper / New York Daily News:   Yankees finally contain Mike Trout in series finale, limiting slugger to 0-for-4 day
Chris Iseman / Daily Record:
Masahiro Tanaka bests Shohei Ohtani as Yankees beat Angels
Discussion: MLB Baseball News …
Associated Press:
Red Sox RF Betts scratched with left side tightness  —  BOSTON (AP) — Red Sox right fielder Mookie Betts was a late scratch with left side tightness for Sunday's game against the Atlanta Braves at Fenway Park.  —  Betts entered the day leading the major leagues with a .359 average and was tied …
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Donald Duench / Toronto Sun:
On Deck: Blue Jays at Red Sox  —  ON DECK  —  STARTING PITCHERS  —  RHP Aaron Sanchez (2-4, 4.07 ERA) vs. LHP David Price (4-4, 4.08 ERA)  —  Since the Fortnite fiasco in early May, when Price missed a start because of carpal tunnel syndrome in his pitching hand, he is 2-0 …
Discussion: Athletics Nation
Mark Didtler / Columbus Telegram:
Relievers Nuno, Pruitt lead Rays past Orioles 8-3  —  ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — The Tampa Bay Rays' latest bullpen day had a rocky beginning and a strong finish.  —  Relievers Vidal Nuno and Austin Pruitt combined to throw 8 2/3 scoreless innings, Brad Miller had three RBIs and the Rays beat the Baltimore Orioles 8-3 on Sunday.
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Rays reliever Austin Pruitt first in more than 15 years to record 5-inning save  —  Tampa Bay Rays reliever Austin Pruitt made history on Sunday, as he became the first pitcher in more than 15 years to record a five-inning save in the regular season.  —  Pruitt accomplished the feat …
Stan Awtrey / UPI:
Rising Braves greet Mets with doubleheader  —  The Atlanta Braves hope to continue their early season success against the New York Mets when the teams play a doubleheader on Monday to open a four-game series at Atlanta's SunTrust Park.  —  Atlanta has won five of six meetings against the Mets …
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Rising Braves greet Mets with doubleheader
Discussion: UPI, Talking Chop and Brew Crew Ball
David Haugh / Chicago Tribune:
Arm issue harder to deal with than a head case, so Cubs have right to worry about Yu Darvish's sore triceps  —  Photos from the Cubs-Giants game at Wrigley Field on Sunday, May 27, 2018.  —  Chicago Tribune  —  A bright, pick-me-up bouquet of flowers sat in front of Yu Darvish's locker Sunday …
Discussion: MLB Baseball News …
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Phil Rogers / Chicago Tribune:   Cubs' Kyle Schwarber draws attention for his throwing arm in left field
Todd Rosiak / Milwaukee Journal Sentinel:
Brewers recall reliever Jacob Barnes from Class AAA Colorado Springs  —  Continuing the merry-go-round with the last spot in their bullpen, the Milwaukee Brewers on Sunday recalled right-hander Jacob Barnes from Class AAA Colorado Springs and optioned right-hander Adrian Houser back to Class AA Biloxi.
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Todd Rosiak / Milwaukee Journal Sentinel:   Brewers 8, Mets 7: Timely hitting makes the difference in series victory
Associated Press:
Sosa's single leads Springfield to 7-3 win over San Antonio  —  SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Edmundo Sosa hit a run-scoring single in the third inning, leading the Springfield Cardinals to a 7-3 win over the San Antonio Missions on Sunday.  With the victory, the Cardinals swept the three-game series.
Kristie Ackert / New York Daily News:
Mets' Wilmer Flores leaves Sunday's game with lower back soreness  —  MILWAUKEE - Wilmer Flores left Sunday's game in the middle of the fourth inning with “lower back soreness,” according to the team.  —  The Mets' utility infielder has been starting at third while Todd Frazier has been on the disabled list.
Discussion: Amazin' Avenue
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ESPN:   Mets' Wilmer Flores (back) leaves, heads to N.Y. for further evaluation
Associated Press:
Harper homers as Nationals sweep Marlins  —  Fish fall 5-2  —  MIAMI - Bryce Harper hit his NL-leading 16th home run Sunday and the Washington Nationals completed a three-game sweep by beating the Miami Marlins for the 11th time in a row, 5-2.  —  The Nationals matched the longest winning streak …
Associated Press:
Zimmermann leads Rome to 3-0 win over Augusta  —  NORTH AUGUSTA, S.C. (AP) — Bruce Zimmermann struck out 11 over 6 1/3 innings, leading the Rome Braves over the Augusta GreenJackets in a 3-0 win on Sunday.  —  Zimmermann (6-2) picked up the win after he walked three while allowing three hits.
Rotoworld.com:
Daily Dose: The Waiting Game  —  The Waiting Game  —  Atlanta Braves fans and fantasy owners everywhere are collectively holding their breath, awaiting the results of an MRI and other exams that were performed on 20-year-old outfielder Ronald Acuna on Sunday.
Paul Sullivan / Chicago Tribune:
Column: White Sox should make pitch for Hanley Ramirez when he becomes free to sign  —  White Sox manager Rick Renteria discusses James Shields before taking on the Tigers on Sunday, May 27, 2018.  (Phil Thompson/Chicago Tribune)  —  Chicago Tribune  —  Fifteen million dollars is a lot of money to throw away for most companies.
Associated Press:
Owen hits two homers as Bradenton beats Jupiter 13-5  —  BRADENTON, Fla. (AP) — Hunter Owen hit a pair of homers, leading the Bradenton Marauders to a 13-5 win over the Jupiter Hammerheads in the first game of a doubleheader on Sunday.  —  Bligh Madris and Albert Baur also homered for the Marauders.
Discussion: Bucs Dugout
 
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Kevin Acee / sandiegouniontribune.com:
Hunter Renfroe will rejoin Padres, Franchy Cordero headed to DL
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Associated Press:
Velazquez's single leads South Bend to 5-3 win over West Michigan
Associated Press:
Gomber, Ravelo lead Memphis to 5-0 win over Col. Springs
Nick Piecoro / Arizona Republic:
Arizona Diamondbacks at Oakland Athletics
DOUG PADILLA (Associated Press) / MLB Baseball News …:
Buehler goes 7 strong, Dodgers beat Padres 6-1
Associated Press:
Dorow hits grand slam, leads Hickory over Charleston
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Healy, newcomer Colome help Mariners beat Twins
Discussion: MLB Baseball News …
Kristie Ackert / New York Daily News:
Jerry Blevins ‘beyond frustrated’ as his rocky season for Mets continues
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Marc Narducci / Philly.com:
Phillies prepare for 10-game road trip beginning in Los Angeles
Discussion: Philly.com
Chris Iseman / Daily Record:
Giancarlo Stanton struggles again for New York Yankees, Gleyber Torres gets some rest
Phil Rogers / Chicago Tribune:
Cubs' Ian Happ out of starting lineup with sore shoulder Sunday night vs. Giants
Associated Press:
Demeritte leads Mississippi over Jacksonville 10-2
Gabe Lacques / USA Today:
Trevor Bauer-Gerrit Cole showdown: Indians starter dominates; both get no-decision
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Associated Press:
Battenfield, Gonzalez spur Kannapolis to 11-0 win over West Virginia
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Associated Press:
Struggling Mets RHP A.J. Ramos to get shoulder checked out
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Olney: Hot commodities in the relief pitching market
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