Ricky Nolasco struggles as Twins offense comes up empty against Indians

| |Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014

MINNEAPOLIS - The sounds suggested it was going to be a long night for Ricky Nolasco.

Lance Lynn earns 14th win as Cardinals sweep Reds

| |Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014

Jhonny Peralta drove in three runs with a double, Jon Jay extended his hitting streak to 12 games - and his hit-by-pitch streak to two - and Lance Lynn pitched seven scoreless innings as the Cardinals swept their series with the Reds, winning the final game 7-3 on Wednesday night at Busch Stadium.

Recap: Minnesota vs. Cleveland

| |Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014

T.J. House combined with four other pitchers in a six-hit shutout as the Cleveland Indians took a 5-0 win over the Minnesota Twins in the second of a three-game set.

Giants beat Cubs to complete win-win day

| |Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014

CHICAGO - Wednesday's first break came just before the first pitch, when Major League Baseball announced that the Giants had won their protest of Tuesday's controversial loss. The second one came when Edwin Jackson took the mound for the Chicago Cubs.

Indians designated hitter Nick Swisher will miss rest of season after having surgery on both knees

| |Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014

Indians designated hitter Nick Swisher was scheduled for surgery on both knees late Wednesday and is expected to miss the remainder of the season.

Pirates rally to beat Braves 3-2

| |Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014

The Atlanta Braves held a two-run lead as Alex Wood cruised into the eighth inning after seven shutout innings. A sixth-straight win was inevitable for the Braves against a seemingly-listless Pittsburgh Pirates team that had lost seven games in a row.

Peavy pitches Giants to 8-3 win over Cubs

| |Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014

Jake Peavy is showing signs of getting back on track, and his timing couldn't be better for the San Francisco Giants.

Lynn, Peralta lead Cardinals to sweep of Reds

| |Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014

Facing Johnny Cueto definitely brought out the best in the Cardinals' Lance Lynn.

Wei-Yin Chen, three home runs power Orioles to 4-3 win over White Sox

| |Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014

Even though Orioles left-hander Wei-Yin Chen fell behind early to the Chicago White Sox on Wednesday night, there was no question the club's hitters could quickly take control of the game.

McBride, De La Rosa lift Rockies past Royals, 5-2

| |Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014

Matt McBride is so new to the Colorado Rockies that he doesn't even have his nameplate above his locker yet.