Ross has the lowest ERA (2.52) in the Nationals' rotation and will make his 23rd start when when Washington plays at Philadelphia on Tuesday night.
Los Angeles Dodgers left-handed pitching phenom Julio Urias made his highly anticipated major league debut Friday night at Citi Field against the New York Mets. However, the 19-year-old's inaugural trip to the mound on the MLB stage didn't go as smoothly as the Dodgers would have liked. Show More Summary
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When Julio Urias makes his major league debut Friday, the left-hander will be auditioning for more than a permanent place on the Dodgers' roster. Urias might not know it, but he will be on trial for a far more significant role. He has a chance to be Los Angeles’ next superstar. The elements are...
The Texas Rangers were expected to call up right-handed reliever Matt Bush on Friday, making him available for his major league debut 12 years after he was the No. 1 overall draft pick before spending 3 ½ years in prison for a drunken-driving accident in Florida that left a man seriously injured.
Michael Fulmer allowed two earned runs in five innings to win his major league debut and the Detroit Tigers beat the Minnesota Twins 9-2 Friday night.
When the Dodgers removed Ross Stripling from a no-hitter in his major league debut, they were lauded within the industry — even, as Manager Dave Roberts noted, by Stripling's father. Stripling had made a 100 pitches, a high in his professional career, and he was in his first full season after elbow...
Brett Gardner hit a solo home run with two outs in the bottom of the ninth inning to give the New York Yankees a 3-2 victory over Tampa Bay on Saturday, spoiling the impressive major league debut of Rays top pitching prospect Blake Snell.
Ross Stripling was pulled with a no-hitter in progress during the eighth inning of his major league debut, and new Los Angeles Dodgers manager Dave Roberts was willing to take all the criticism for yanking him.
Ross Stripling of the Dodgers was pulled with a no-hitter in progress after 7 1-3 innings during his major league debut, and Los Angeles lost to the San Francisco Giants 3-2 in the 10th on a rainy Friday night.
Right after Ross Stripling of the Los Angeles Dodgers was pulled following 7 1/3 hitless innings in his major league debut, Trevor Brown homered off Chris Hatcher for the San Francisco Giants on a rainy Friday night.
It's always dangerous to compare a hyped-up rookie or a prospect who has yet to make his major league debut to a current MLB star, if for no other reason than those comparisons tend to are almost always misconstrued. These comparisons...Show More Summary
John Gant made his Major League debut for the Atlanta Braves on Wednesday. It was the first time most people saw his bizarre windup. (...)
Jay Bruce homered twice and matched a career high with five RBIs, and the Cincinnati Reds made a winner of top pitching prospect Robert Stephenson in his major league debut by beating the Philadelphia Phillies 10-6 on Thursday to complete a season-opening sweep.
When Atlanta Braves rookie John Gant made his major league debut against the Washington Nationals on Wednesday night, he got to show the world his rather unusual windup. Every pitcher's windup is different, as there's no set way that it must be done. Show More Summary
Braves rookie John Gant, a 23-year-old relief pitcher, made his major league debut in the ninth inning of last night’s game against the Nationals. Why is this something worth mentioning? Because get a load of how this dude pitches: Read more...
Get used to the ear-to-ear grin Los Angeles Dodgers starting pitcher Kenta Maeda flashed for almost the entirety of his major league debut against the San Diego Padres on Wednesday. We saw it before his second at-bat in the fourth inning. Show More Summary
Japanese pitcher Kenta Maeda homered in the second at-bat of his major league debut with the Los Angeles Dodgers on Wednesday night and beat the Padres 7-0, making San Diego the first team in major league history to be shut out in its first three games.
Trevor Story became the first player to hit two home runs in his major league debut on opening day, and the Colorado Rockies spoiled Zack Greinke's much-heralded Arizona debut with a 10-5 victory over the Diamondbacks on Monday nigh...
Josh Smoker underwent two shoulder surgeries and pitched in independent ball. But he could make his major league debut this summer.