Tue, 25 Apr 2017 05:49:32 GMTIn 2012, which was Thames’ last season in MLB before flaming out and going to play in Korea, he hit nine homers in 86 games. In 2017, the season in which has returned to MLB seeking retribution, he has already hit 10 homers in 19 games. It’s an amazing comeback story that baseball fans anywhere could love — well, anywhere but Cincinnati.
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 04:33:24 GMTMILWAUKEE (AP) -- Bryan Price knew exactly what Eric Thames did to carry the Milwaukee Brewers past the Cincinnati Reds. Thames homered twice to raise his major league-leading total to 10, Hernan Perez added a three-run shot, Matt Garza pitched for the
Sun, 23 Apr 2017 20:04:28 GMTCINCINNATI — With his high leg kick and below-the-radar breaking balls, Bronson Arroyo showed the Cubs a little old-style pitching. Who needs to throw 90 mph to beat the World Series champions? The 40-year-old righty gave his best performance yet in his long comeback from elbow problems, pitching three-hit ball over six innings on Sunday, and the Cincinnati Reds salvaged a 7-5 victory . Arroyo worked fast, varied the angles of his deliveries, and kept `em guessing with his minimalist pitches. "I'm happy for him, to see him back up," Chicago catcher Miguel Montero said. "He's a tough pitcher to face. Obviously he's throwing below hitting speed right now." Arroyo (2-2) needed more than two years
Mon, 24 Apr 2017 03:31:21 GMTThe Colorado Rockies completed a rare sweep of the San Francisco Giants in MLB, while the Detroit Tigers had a big win. The Rockies, who have never won the National League (NL) West since joining MLB in 1993, sit on top of the division following a three
Mon, 24 Apr 2017 04:32:24 GMTMatt Garza will begin his 2017 season Monday night when he takes the mound for the Milwaukee Brewers in the first of a three-game series against the Cincinnati Reds at Miller Park. The 33-year-old right-hander began the year on the disabled list due to a strained right groin sustained in his last Cactus League start. Garza struggled in 2016, going 6-14 with a 5.63 ERA in 25 starts, but he reported to camp feeling better than he had in years thanks to an improved offseason training program.