It’s been a week of firsts for Nationals prospect Trea Turner, who made his major league debut Friday and has since had his first three big league at-bats.The 22-year-old infielder is still waiting to see his name written in the Nationals’ starting lineup for the first time, but that could come as early as this week against the San Diego Padres.Read full article >>
Washington Nationals rookie Trea Turner, just 22 years of age, had never before experienced instant replay in a baseball game.Then came his major league debut in Washington’s 10-3 loss to the Milwaukee Brewers on Friday night, just hours after Turner arrived at Nationals Park to see his No. Show More Summary
Jerad Eickhoff pitched six scoreless innings and drove in two runs in his major league debut to help the Philadelphia Phillies to a 7-1 win over the Miami Marlins on Friday night.
Colin Rea pitched well into the sixth inning in his major league debut and Jedd Gyorko homered and drove in four runs as the San Diego Padres beat the Cincinnati Reds 11-6 on Tuesday night.
Adrian Beltre was 19 when he made his major league debut for the Dodgers. He batted eighth, and he doubled in his first at-bat, against the Angels' Chuck Finley.
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Nelson Cruz homered for the fifth consecutive game, and the Seattle Mariners spoiled Jon Gray's major league debut with a 10-4 victory over the Colorado Rockies on Tuesday night.
Poor Zach Lee. The former No. 1 draft pick waited almost five years to make his major league debut, and then when it finally happened?
Zack Godley struck out seven in six shutout innings in his major league debut, leading the Arizona Diamondbacks to an 8-3 victory over the Milwaukee Brewers on Thursday night.
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Nathan Karns homered and pitched five innings, ruining the major league debut of Philadelphia's Aaron Nola and leading the Tampa Bay Rays to a 1-0 victory over the Phillies on Tuesday night.
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In honor of the anniversary of her father's major league debut, Babe Ruth's 98-year-old daughter, Julia Ruth Stevens, was at Fenway Park on Sunday to throw out the ceremonial first pitch. Saturday marked the 101st anniversary of Ruth's debut, which was with the Boston Red Sox. Show More Summary
Brewers' pitcher Tyler Cravy thought his major league debut was better than his first start at Miller Park.
Although an impressive collection of top prospects has already made its major league debut in 2015, plenty of talent remains in the minor leagues. With the All-Star break approaching, it's an appropriate time to take a look at whichShow More Summary
On Sunday, New York Mets pitcher Steven Matz made history in his Major League debut against the Cincinnati Reds. He didn’t throw a no-hitter or a shutout. He didn’t record an inordinate amount of strikeouts. He didn’t give up an inordinate amount of runs. And he didn’t hit an inordinate number of batters. In fact, […]
In his major league debut, Matz pitched into the eighth inning and accounted for four R.B.I. on three hits.
Adam Morgan won his major league debut in surprising style, outpitching Michael Wacha and leading the Philadelphia Phillies past the St. Louis Cardinals 9-2 Sunday.
Left-hander Justin Nicolino pitched seven innings to win his major league debut and Derek Dietrich hit two home runs as the Miami Marlins snapped a three-game losing streak with a 5-0 victory over the Cincinnati Reds on Saturday nig...
Washington Nationals starter Joe Ross was 6 years old when A.J. Burnett, his opponent Friday night, made his major league debut. Ross began this season at Class AA Harrisburg, blocked by five established starters and prospects at higher levels deemed more ready. Show More Summary