Sam Gaviglio threw 7 2/3 scoreless innings in what Rainiers manager Pat Listach said was the right-hander’s best start with Tacoma. All that while Gaviglio, an Oregon State grad, wore a UW-themed jersey on “Paint the Park Purple” promotion night.
The Washington Nationals made history by turning the first 3-3-5 triple play ever in the major leagues then watched as third baseman Anthony Rendon tossed the ball from the milestone moment into the crowd at AT&T Park.
SAN DIEGO-The San Diego Padres' push to extend their home run streak to a National League-record 26 games took a serious hit two batters into Friday's game. Of greater concern in a 6-0 loss to the Cincinnati Reds, naturally, is the hit that Alex Dickerson took while tracking Zack Cozart's first-inning triple into the left-center alley, the 26-year-old Poway native upended by a sliding Travis Jankowski on a drive that eluded both outfielders.
LOS ANGELES-The seventh inning of Friday's Los Angeles Dodgers game against Arizona contained enough twists to underscore the growing concern about the team's bullpen, and enough turns to remind why this club continues to surge toward a playoff spot.
LOS ANGELES-Venturing down a path that could lead to Yasiel Puig's departure from Los Angeles, the Dodgers have continued to show interest in acquiring Cincinnati Reds outfielder Jay Bruce before Monday's trade deadline, according to people familiar with the situation who requested anonymity because of the sensitive nature of the talks.