The Braves would pay for those missed opportunities when the Nationals scored twice in the fifth inning. Either way, it's still a bit early to make definitive conclusions, but I'd be shocked if SunTrust Park magically turned into a pitcher's park once we get enough data to really sink our teeth into things.
"It was just a mess", Baker said. Wilmer Difo singled to drive in the first run of the game, and after a sacrifice bunt by Scherzer, another single from Adam Eaton pushed the Nationals' lead to 2-0. I said: 'Hey, if you want it, I got it.' And he looked over who he wanted to match up with, and after he and (pitching coach Mike Maddux) talked, I was cleared to go back out.
The Nationals snapped Atlanta's five-game winning streak and handed the Braves their first loss at new SunTrust Park.
We're still in the extreme infancy of SunTrust Park as a Major League Baseball stadium, but I don't think that you'd be too far off to assume that this park is probably going to play well for the hitters in its current incarnation. Despite being at 101 pitches after six innings, he convinced Dusty Baker to keep him in the game and he ended up throwing a 1-2-3 seventh.
Mets 5, Phillies 4: Jay Bruce homered twice and drove in five runs, including a tiebreaking shot in the eighth as NY ended its four-game losing streak.
But Washington has dominated its division rival over the last two-plus season, improving to 37-13 over their last 50 meetings.
Albert the Gators' mascot shields a kid from a foul ball
Albert Gator is enjoying Internet fame, after protecting a young fan from a foul ball and instead taking the brunt of the bounce. The mascot uses his arms and body to protect the boy and the foul ball ends up bouncing off Albert Gator's foam-filled head.
RAYS 5, TIGERS 1: Matt Andriese outpitched Michael Fulmer, Tim Beckham hit a two-run homer, and the Tampa Bay Rays beat the Detroit Tigers.
ATLANTA (AP) - Bryce Harper assumes everybody already knows the Washington Nationals will again be a team to watch in the National League. He's got three saves, but his ERA climbed to 7.11.
"It wasn't a foul tip where we were", Baker said. Washington will recall RHP Joe Ross and place him in the rotation, beginning with Wednesday's game in Atlanta.
"I think everybody knows how good we are and what we can do", Harper said, adding the expected return of shortstop Trea Turner from the disabled list "is huge as well". Atlanta C Tyler Flowers (strained right hamstring) didn't start but came on in the ninth as a pinch hitter.
REDS 9, ORIOLES 3: Adam Duvall hit his first career grand slam, Joey Votto had a two-run shot and Bronson Arroyo got his first win in nearly three years, helping the Cincinnati Reds beat the Baltimore Orioles. Kurt Suzuki got his second straight start behind the plate. They're also 11-3 in Scherzer's last 14 starts, are 19-7 in his last 26 road outings and have won 22 of his last 28 starts against divisional rivals.
CM Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Pervez Khattak has marked the synopsis of a legal investigation into the murder Mashal Khan. According to a Dawn report , a total of 45 people have been detained in connection with the mob attack.
Unidad Venezuela, a coalition of opposition parties, also organized marches in each of the country's 24 states. Treasury secretary. "We're watching it closely and working with others.to communicate those concerns".
Burgess told the panel that she came to Fox News through a temp agency and was working for a colleague of O'Reilly's. The ratings impact of Bill O'Reilly's firing will be measured over months, not days.
Pruitt was scheduled to to tour the complex where roughly 1,000 people were ordered evacuated because of lead contamination. Chanting crowds weaved through streets of East Chicago on Wednesday near a Superfund site .
The orca's birth in San Antonio, Texas , follows a decision in 2016 by the Florida-based company to stop breeding killer whales . Spokeswoman Suzanne Pelisson Beasley said birth control and "social management" would prevent future orca breeding.
Of the 34 players who were present, only six had played with Hernandez and none of them spoke with reporters after the ceremony. College and professional sports teams routinely visit the White House after winning a championship.
Other reports today have indicated that the Broncos and Chargers are also going to play on the same Monday night. The Chargers/Broncos game will be in the late window on the standard Week 1 Monday Night Football doubleheader.
What uniforms are available nationwide? The Wichita Police Department will be providing officers with new blue uniforms. The department made the announcement Thursday morning via social media. "We started out with a blank slate".
Many questions remain after the former New England Patriots tight end was found dead in his prison cell by a corrections officer. Hernandez had reportedly gotten a new tattoo that referenced the Blood street gang after the fight, prison officials said.
She also noted the enormous emotion surrounding this case, which lasted roughly one year from Hayes' original indictment. A gun was found in Smith's SUV loaded but unfired. "He was special", Payton said, via the New Orleans Times-Picayune.
Monaco was stretched down both flanks but, equally, Dortmund was increasingly exposed to Monaco's slick counterattacking. In another quarterfinal match, there was a goal fest as hosts Monaco hammered German club Borussia Dortmund 3-1.
Killer of NFL's Will Smith gets 25 years for manslaughter
As we previously reported, the New Orleans Saints star was shot and killed by Hayes after a road rage incident on April 9, 2016. His family and friends were in the courtroom as well Wednesday and some may be called to the stand Thursday to show support.
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Smith (5) in the first half in Game 2 of a first-round NBA basketball playoff series , Monday, April 17, 2017, in Cleveland. I've got to depend on you to look after my child in the most vulnerable state and I have to depend on you and rely on you'.
Bible verse written on Aaron Hernandez's forehead
Hernandez had been housed in a single cell in a general population unit at the maximum-security state prison in Shirley. When asked if he accepted the ruling, Baez said, "We'll accept the determination after an investigation is complete".
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The New England Patriots star made a guest appearance during the daily White House press briefing to offer Sean Spicer a hand. The quarterback is reportedly spending the day with his mother, who is in Boston and has been dealing with an illness.
Aaron Hernandez's brain to be released to CTE researchers
Hernandez was then transported to UMass Memorial HealthAlliance Hospital in Leominster where he was pronounced dead at 4:07 a.m. When asked if he accepted the ruling, Baez said, "We'll accept the determination after an investigation is complete".
Florida voters may get a say over casino gambling
For almost 200 years, Florida has had one of the strictest voting regulations in the country when it comes to released felons. Rick Scott took office in 2011, he largely reversed the policy to restore felon voting rights instituted under former Gov.
United States rental rises at slowest in five years
Even in hot West Coast markets, where rental growth is notoriously strong, rent appreciation is starting to slow. Mortgage rates are down from their December highs, but still well above where they were before the election.
Netflix to Hit 100 Million Subscribers This Weekend
Netflix has expanded around the world over the last few years, betting that its USA formula would pay off in other countries. Netflix increased its number of members to 98.75 million, including 94.36 million paid, in the first quarter of 2017.