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Photo of Paul Goldschmidt

Arizona Diamondbacks All-Star slugger and first baseman Paul Goldschmidt was hit in the left hand by a pitch in the ninth inning, the crowning blow in an ugly finish to a 9-4 loss to the Pittsburgh Pirates on Friday.

ESPN | Aug 2nd, 7:06am
Deven Marrero

Francisco Lindor is widely considered to be the best defensive shortstop in the Minor Leagues. On Saturday, Lindor and Columbus will begin a four-game series at Pawtucket, where they will find another defensive-minded shortstop in Deven Marrero, the Red Sox No. 13 prospect

MLB.com | Aug 2nd, 6:32am
Kyle Hendricks

Kyle Hendricks scattered four hits over seven innings, Starlin Castro had three hits and scored three runs, and the Chicago Cubs beat Los Angeles 8-2 on Friday night, snapping the Dodgers' six-game winning streak.

ESPN | Aug 2nd, 6:18am
Photo of Jonathan Lucroy

Jonathan Lucroy hit a three-run double in the sixth on Friday, finishing 2-for-4 in the win over the Cardinals.

Rotoworld | Aug 2nd, 6:17am
Photo of Tommy Medica

Rookie Tommy Medica had a career-high five hits, including two two-run home runs, and left-hander Eric Stults and three relievers combined on a four-hitter as the San Diego Padres beat the Atlanta Braves 10-1 on Friday night.

ESPN | Aug 2nd, 5:56am
Photo of Adam Wainwright

Adam Wainwright was crushed to the tune of seven runs over five and a third innings in his loss to the Brewers on Friday.

Rotoworld | Aug 2nd, 5:40am
Photo of Raul Ibanez

Raul Ibanez homered to break his own franchise record for oldest Royals player to clear the fences, and Kansas City beat the Oakland Athletics 1-0 on Friday night.

ESPN | Aug 2nd, 5:37am
Jose Dariel Abreu

Jose Abreu's fourth-inning, run-scoring single Friday night at U.S. Cellular Field extended the White Sox rookie's hitting streak to 21 straight games, meaning he also has hit in an amazing 39 of his last 40 games.

MLB.com | Aug 2nd, 5:18am
Photo of Wily Peralta

On a day that saw both teams welcome a Trade Deadline addition and shuffle their respective rotations, Milwaukee rode a welcome wave of hits and another Wily Peralta gem to a 7-4 win over the Cardinals. The Brewers ensured they would leave Busch Stadium on Sunday with sole possession of first place in the National League Central.

MLB.com | Aug 2nd, 5:18am
Photo of Pedro Alvarez

Andrew McCutchen, hidden by a slump for two weeks, and Pedro Alvarez, lost on the bench since the All-Star break, torched a furious tying rally in the eighth and the Pirates closed the deal with another rally in the ninth for a comeback, and come-back-to-life, 9-4 victory over the Diamondbacks on Friday night.

MLB.com | Aug 2nd, 5:15am
Photo of Josh Hamilton

Josh Hamilton suffered a contusion on his left middle finger, and possibly a fracture, in Friday night's 5-3 win over the Rays at Tropicana Field.

MLB.com | Aug 2nd, 5:01am
Gregorio Petit

Collin McHugh logged 6 1/3 solid innings, while Gregorio Petit's first Major League homer in the eighth sent the Astros to a 3-1 win over the Blue Jays on Friday night.

MLB.com | Aug 2nd, 4:55am
Photo of Chris Sale

Chris Sale gave up five runs over six innings of work in a no-decision against the Twins on Friday.

Rotoworld | Aug 2nd, 4:54am
Photo of Mookie Betts

Mookie Betts, who only recently converted to playing the outfield after playing mainly second base in the Minors and is ranked the Red Sox's top prospect, made a sensational leaping catch in the eighth inning to help thwart a potential Yankees rally.

MLB.com | Aug 2nd, 4:16am
Photo of Mike Trout

Mike Trout and Josh Hamilton homered to help the Los Angeles Angels beat the Tampa Bay Rays 5-3 on Friday night.

ESPN | Aug 2nd, 4:11am
Photo of Andrew Miller

In his first appearance for the Orioles on Friday night after being traded from Boston, Andrew Miller ran in from the bullpen to a rousing ovation from the 39,487 fans at Camden Yards that was as much pleasing as it was perplexing, the left-hander said.

MLB.com | Aug 2nd, 4:09am
Photo of Allen Craig

Allen Craig went 1-for-4 with a double on Friday in his first game with Boston.

Rotoworld | Aug 2nd, 3:55am
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