Bryce Harper had three hits and drove in three runs and a beleaguered bullpen held on as the Washington Nationals snapped a four-game losing streak with a 5-4 win over the St. Louis Cardinals on Thursday night.
MLB has suspended Jose Urena six games for banging his first – and last, as it turned out – pitch of Wednesday's game off Ronald Acuna's elbow. That's not nothing. But not being nothing isn't nearly the same as being enough.
Marlins pitcher Jose Urena has been suspended six games after hitting Braves outfielder Ronald Acuna Jr. with the first pitch of Wednesday night's game – an event that set off a benches clearing skirmish between the two teams.
Chicago White Sox pitcher Carlos Rodon, on a rehab start with the Charlotte Knights, had to leave the game after getting hit by a line drive to the forehead from Norfolk's D'Arby Myers on May 24. Rodon had six strikeouts in 2 2/3 innings of action.