The margins between the best have never been closer, but do we have a new No. 1? And which NL East team pushed its way into the top five?
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Amed Rosario hit his first two home runs of the season and pinch-hitter Asdrubal Cabrera connected for a go-ahead drive, leading Noah Syndergaard and the New York Mets over the Arizona Diamondbacks 4-1 Sunday for a surprising sweep.
Devin Mesoraco hit a tying, two-run homer through Citi Field's murky fog in the eighth inning, Wilmer Flores hit a game-ending sacrifice fly in the ninth and the New York Mets beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 5-4 Saturday night to win consecutive games...
The Diamondbacks will wait until Monday before deciding whether outfielder Steven Souza Jr. will go back on the disabled list with another pectoral injury.
Jacob deGrom matched a career high with 13 strikeouts, Michael Conforto went 4 for 4 with two RBI and the New York Mets beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 3-1 on Friday night.
Jake Lamb went 1-for-4 with an RBI double in his return from the disabled list Friday night, but the Diamondbacks lost Steven Souza in the sixth, when he aggravated a right pectoral injury.
Clay Buchholz, who hasn't pitched in the majors since April 2017, is likely to start for the Diamondbacks on Sunday against the New York Mets.
Travis Shaw, Domingo Santana, Christian Yelich and Tyler Saladino homered in the first four innings off Matt Koch, and the Milwaukee Brewers routed the Diamondbacks 8-2 on Wednesday to take two of three in Arizona.
Daniel Descalso singled home Jarrod Dyson with two outs in the eighth inning, and the Arizona Diamondbacks beat the Milwaukee Brewers 2-1 on Tuesday night to snap a six-game losing streak.
Diamondbacks slugger A.J. Pollock has an avulsion fracture in his left thumb and could be out four to eight weeks.
Before chatting with Braves IF Ryan Flaherty (31:42), Buster & Jerry Crasnick discuss A.J. Pollock's injury, the impact the Supreme Court's gambling decision will have on baseball, Vladimir Guerrero Jr.'s influence on the Blue Jays' future & more (2:31). Plus, Sarah Langs' "Numbers Game" (28:18).
From big names who aren't producing to positions providing nothing, we identify flaws that could derail contenders.
Pinch-hitter Tyler Saladino dashed around the bases for an inside-the-park home run after Arizona center fielder A.J. Pollock was injured diving for the ball, and the Milwaukee Brewers beat the slumping Diamondbacks 7-2 on Monday night.
Diamondbacks center fielder A.J. Pollock injured his left thumb while diving for a line drive that led to a Brewers inside-the-park homer on Monday night. The All-Star will see a hand specialist on Tuesday.
Before Boog Sciambi catches up with Arizona's Torey Lovullo (23:30) & Mike Hazen (25:55), Buster & Tim Kurkjian discuss Robinson Cano's injury, the Dodgers' struggles, Mark Reynolds' big return and more (:37). Plus, Todd Radom's #ThirtyUnis countdown and the latest uniform trivia question (30:44).
The Yankees may be riding high after winning 18 of their past 21 games, but that doesn't mean the future belongs to them.
Mark Reynolds homered twice in his first game with Washington, lifting the Nationals over the Arizona Diamondbacks 6-4 on Sunday night to complete a four-game sweep.
Stephen Strasburg struck out nine in 6 2/3 innings, and the Washington Nationals beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 2-1 on Saturday for their third straight victory against the NL West leaders.
Max Scherzer struck out 11 over seven innings of four-hit ball, Trea Turner hit a leadoff home run and the Washington Nationals beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 3-1 Friday night.
Matt Adams singled in a run in the 11th inning and the Washington Nationals opened a four-game series in Arizona with a 2-1 victory over the Diamondbacks on Thursday night.