The Pittsburgh Pirates optioned right-hander Brian Rogers to Triple-A Indianapolis before Sunday’s game against the Cincinnati Reds.
Rogers had no record and a 13.50 ERA in a combined two innings over three appearances since being recalled from Indianapolis on Tuesday.
The Pirates recalled right-hander Josh Sharpless, who arrived in Cincinnati in time for Sunday’s game. He had […]
Josh Beckett was forced to come out of the game. Jeremy Guthrie probably should have stayed in.
Guthrie took a three-hit shutout into the ninth inning and came within two outs of his first complete game before Baltimore manager Sam Perlozzo pulled him, only to watch the Boston Red Sox score six runs and beat the […]
John Lackey threw a ton of pitches, allowed a bunch of baserunners — and got out of plenty of trouble.
“It was a grind. I did just enough to get it done,” Lackey said after allowing one unearned run over his five innings of the Los Angeles Angels’ season-opening 4-1 victory over the Texas Rangers on […]