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Oakland's Maxwell first MLB player to kneel…

Bruce Maxwell of the Oakland Athletics has become the first major league baseball player to kneel during the national anthem

Mets ace Syndergaard returns, goes 1 shutout…

Mets ace Noah Syndergaard tossed one scoreless inning against Washington, throwing just five pitches in his first major league game since partially tearing his right lat muscle on April 30

Dan Straily looks to lift Marlins to series win…

The Miami Marlins send Dan Straily to the mound Sunday as they finish off their three-game set against the Diamondbacks.

Chris Archer, Rays try to keep playoff hopes…

The Tampa Bay Rays have right-hander Chris Archer on the mound Sunday as they finish up against the Baltimore Orioles.

Yankees clinch postseason berth by beating Blue…

The New York Yankees returned to the playoffs after a one-year absence, clinching no worse than a wild card as Greg Bird's three-run homer led them over the Toronto Blue Jays 5-1

Shaw's 2-run homer in 10th stuns Cubs, gives…

Travis Shaw hit a game-winning two-run homer with one out in the 10th inning off All-Star closer Wade Davis, lifting the Milwaukee Brewers to a 4-3 win over the Chicago Cubs

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Don Mattingly on the offense: Guys are sticking…

Miami Marlins manager Don Mattingly says the offensive explosion of late is a result of hitters sticking to their respective game plans at the plate.

Giancarlo Stanton on breaking Marlins…

Miami Marlins right fielder Giancarlo Stanton sits down with Jessica Blaylock to discusses hitting his 57th HR and breaking the franchise's single-season RBI mark.

Brad Miller says Rays did a good job of adding on…

Tampa Bay Rays infielder Brad Miller talks to Alex Corddry about locking in the win over the Baltimore Orioles on Saturday night.

Kevin Cash: We needed all those runs tonight

Tampa Bay Rays manager Kevin Cash discusses Rays breaking franchise HR record and Saturday night's win over the Baltimore Orioles.

Lance Lynn: 'A couple things didn't go my way' in…

Lance Lynn after the St. Louis Cardinals' loss to the Pittsburgh Pirates: "Tonight when I made a pitch it was either fouled off or didn't get the result I wanted."

Adam Wainwright: 'It's good to get back out there'

Adam Wainwright on his velocity: "It's what we've got right now at this point in the season. I just need time, which is not what we have."

Matheny says Cardinals' bench players took…

Mike Matheny says the St. Louis Cardinals' bench players took advantage of late-game opportunities in Saturday night's loss to the Pittsburgh Pirates: "Guys were putting some pressure on ... I love the way they fight."

Alex Gordon says changes in approach have led to…

Alex Gordon on his opposite-field homer: "I see Hos do it all the time, so every time I do it I give him a hard time and say 'I can do it too.'"

Danny Duffy: 'I just felt like I was in rhythm…

Danny Duffy on the Royals' playoff chances: "We just want to continue to try to finish strong and worry about next year when next year comes."

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Bernie Williams on his second career as a…

New York Yankees legend Bernie Williams on becoming a professional musician following his illustrious baseball career: "I'm taking a lot of the stuff that I learned in baseball and applying it to music."

Jedd Gyorko says he's totally comfortable coming…

Jedd Gyorko says he's totally comfortable coming off the bench like he did in Friday night's comeback win over the Pirates: "It's never tough to come off the bench."

Carlos Correa has a message for the people of…

Carlos Correa has a message to his homeland of Puerto Rico after a devastating week.

Full Count: Ryan Braun’s future, Phillies wi…

In this week’s Full Count, Ken Rosenthal discusses: Ryan Braun’s future, the Brewers almost getting Jose Quintana, Padres being a surprise team and the possibility of the Phillies having an epic offseason.

Inside pitch: Tale of two halves for Cubs, Other…

After the news of Brad Ausmus not returning to the Detroit Tigers, Ken Rosenthal discusses other managerial moves and the tale of two halves for the Chicago Cubs this season.

Mike Matheny: 'We just had a number of guys show…

Mike Matheny: "When you watch the staff and the guys just trust in each other ... that stuff makes this thing much more enjoyable."

Jake Odorizzi heads to the bump as Rays remain in…

The Tampa Bay Rays have right-hander Jake Odorizzi on the mound as they continue their series against the Baltimore Orioles.

Kevin Cash said Alex Cobb 'competed really well…

Tampa Bay Rays manager Kevin Cash reacts to Friday's win over the Baltimore Orioles.

Wilson Ramos reacts to Friday's win after his…

Tampa Bay Rays catcher Wilson Ramos reacted to his productive night, which included a grand slam, in Friday's win over the Baltimore Orioles.

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Paul DeJong on error: 'It's just something you…

Paul DeJong on his error tonight: "I just made a bad toss, but it's just something you learn from, and guys picked me up tonight."

Michael Wacha not upset about being pulled after…

Michael Wacha: "It's a fun stretch right now. It seems like this team just never gives up and we're always in it."

A grand Scooter Gennett after his history making…

Scooter Gennett joins Lou Gehrig as only players to hit four homers in a game and hit four grand slams in the same season.