Today the Cubs announced that top prospect Ian Happ will be called up to the major league team.
BLUE JAYS 4, MARINERS 0 Joe Biagini and four relievers combined on a seven-hitter, Jose Bautista hit a two-run home run and Toronto beat visiting Seattle.
Jedd Gyorko helped Martinez even his record at 3-3 with his seventh homer of the year leading off the fourth inning off Jon Lester, breaking a 1-1 tie.
Padres 6, White Sox 3: Austin Hedges homered and drove in three runs with two out, and San Diego handed Chicago its sixth straight loss.
With the St. Louis Cardinals mounting a rally in the bottom of the seventh inning after consecutive walks put the potential tying runs on base, Contreras cut it off with a pickoff of former teammate Dexter Fowler at first for the third out. Trevor Rosenthal pitched the eighth and Seung Hwan Oh the ninth, earning his 10th save.
John Wall: Hero Wall: John hits game-winning 3-pointer Although effective in his point guard role with six assists in the opening quarter, Wall struggled to find his shot. The Wizards fell one win short of their goal of 50 for the regular season, but that would certainly make up for it.
Lester labored, throwing 112 pitches in 5 2/3 innings.
Pham, who had a hot road trip but struck out three times Friday, doubled over the head of Cubs center fielder Albert Almora to send home Garcia from first. All Butler did was surrender two hits, strike out five, and walk three over six shutout innings, a welcome change from the Cubs' incumbent starters of late. Jedd Gyorko led off with a home run, and Yadier Molina followed with a single and then stole his 50th career base. Also, I have a hard time believing Butler is throwing a slider above 91 miles per hour because few other pitchers throw true sliders at 91 miles per hour, and at least one of those dudes is called "Thor". On a grounder by Anthony Rizzo, Happ slid past the bag while shortstop Aledmys Diaz fielded a flip from Martinez, and Rizzo was ruled out at first because of the violation.
NOTES:Kris Bryant was a last-minute scratch from the lineup because of a stomach illness.
Saturday was a big bounce-back day for the Cardinals in their NL Central battle with the Cubs. That will give him extra rest in his first full season back from arm surgery.
For Sunday's game, the Cubs will be rolling with RHP Jake Arrieta. Butler made his major league debut in 2014 and has gone 6-16 with a 6.50 ERA (159.1 IP) in 36 major league games (28 starts) over the last three seasons. Wainwright allowed two runs in five innings in his only start this year, but the Cubs knocked him around in 2016. The Cardinals starter did not allow a hit between the third and fifth innings. He also impressed evaluators a year ago in the Arizona Fall League and finished the season there with a two-homer game-one from each side of the plate-in the championship game.
Softbank-backed e-commerce firm Snapdeal has finally agreed to sign a non-binding letter of intent for a merger with Flipkart. ANI Technologies, which runs Ola, reported revenues of Rs 758.23 crore in 2015-16 and a loss of around Rs 2,313.7 crore.
Not all of these were Oracle customers. "The idea was that at preview we wanted to have the most popular ones" Kumar said. The system must deliver predictable and guaranteed end-to-end low read and write latencies at the 99th percentile.
He said he and his legal team would soon be naming names of those they believe are behind a plot to get him fired. He said the group "terrorizes" sponsors, "threatens people behinds the scenes" and "pays people to say things".
The Dolphins had an immediate reply as they won the next draw , went down, and equalized with a goal from Erica Beal at 28:01. They are No. 1 in the nation right now, and we have the opportunity to go to their place and play them on Sunday.
Amtrak has taken responsibility for the crash and agreed to pay $265 million to settle claims filed by victims and their families. The Amtrak complaint involves only the death of NY executive Rachel Jacobs , 39, who left behind a husband and 2-year-old son.
Huey Games has announced plans to release Hyper Sentinel on Nintendo Switch , taking flight in the coming months. Nintendo Super Mario Odyssey is Mario's first sandbox-style game since Super Mario 64 and Super Mario Sunshine .
The number of new cases among young people pales in comparison, said Brian Skorney, an analyst with Robert W. Miller says people who are actively injecting drugs should get tested for the virus every six months.
After the first three minutes the fuel ran out and White maneuvered by twisting his body and pulling on the tether. NASA Astronaut Jack Fischer appears to play air guitar during the International Space Station's 200th spacewalk.
Overhauling globalist trade agreements has been a primary staple of Trump's political rhetoric, dating back many decades. Smith says countries like China are hurting American aluminum production And that the US should reassess its deals.
I told the players, do not panic, but it was a different game in the second half. "Call it a victory for football". We lacked defensive solidity in the first leg and we knew it would be hard after that.
Last week, Jackson, a Birmingham native, was arrested and charged with sexual assault and false imprisonment. Jackson was released from jail Wednesday afternoon after posting a $9,500 bond.
Kipchoge leads attempt to run sub 2-hour marathon
The BBC report that the sub-two hour marathon would require Kipchege to run 17 seconds for 100 metres 422 times consecutively. Kipchoge did break his personal best time of 2:03:05, which was set at the London Marathon a year ago .
Harry Styles hires former pizza shop worker
Some internet detectives are now theorizing that Harry Styles' new song " Two Ghosts " is about Swift, whom he dated in 2012. It's always been rumored that her 1989 tracks " Style " and " Out of the Woods " are about the former One Directioner.
Senate Overwhelmingly Approves US Trade Rep Robert Lighthizer
A fixture in Washington trade policy circles for almost four decades, Lighthizer has built a reputation as a shrewd negotiator. His biggest critics were two arch supporters of Nafta and other trade deals, Republican senators John McCain and Ben Sasse.
Miley Cyrus Sings and Dances for Love in 'Malibu' Music Video
While Miley focuses on the sunshiny version of the city, in Courtney's Malibu the palm trees are, literally, bursting into flames. She said: "I f***ing hate it when people can't adjust". "Now I'm as free as birds catching the wind", she sings at one point.
Murray anxious by latest early ATP exit
Murray has struggled for form and fitness since soaring to the top of the world rankings at the end of a year ago . France s Kristina Mladenovic also reached the last four in straight sets 6-4, 6-4 over Sorana Cristea.
Massive Ransomware Hack Hits Windows Users Worldwide
Hospitals in London , northwest England and other parts of the country reported problems with their computer systems Friday. National Security Agency (NSA), which exposed that secretive agency's hacking tools, including several Zero Day exploits.
Tribune Media Co (TRCO) Upgraded at Morgan Stanley
The High Revenue estimate is predicted as 487.09 Million, while the Low Revenue Estimate prediction stands at 470.1 Million. Tribune Media Company shares increased 9.42 percent over the past week and rose 11.99 percent over the previous month.
Mental Health Month and MHP Classes
Mental health research receives only 5.5% (£115million) of total United Kingdom health research spending. An annual report on the state of the nation's mental health also forms part of its proposals.
BMW officially teases 8 Series Coupe
The all-encompassing BMW Connected concept seamlessly integrates the BMW 2 Series into the users digital life. If the looks of the BMW Pininfarina Gran Lusso Coupe are anything to go by, we are in for a treat.