We are getting close to the All-Star break and we are playing division teams that are right behind us trying to get first place away from us and I am going out there and not pitching well, he said. That is more what I am upset about. I am not really focused on the little positives that I can take from coming back from a major surgery, which is a pretty big deal, but it is getting at that point in the season where we have to win ballgames, and every single one that we can.
Crawford and McCutchen each had a solo home run off Miller — Crawford in the second and McCutchen in the fourth.
Diamondbacks: INF Ketel Marte left with a right leg injury after beating out an infield single leading off the seventh. He was able to walk off under his own power. Lovullo said afterward it was a cramp and Marte is day to day. … CF A.J. Pollock (broken left thumb) went 0 for 4 with Triple-A Reno in his first rehab game Friday night.
Left-hander Derek Holland (5-7, 4.24 ERA) starts for the Giants in their bid for a three-game sweep. RHP Zack Godley (9-5, 4.58) goes for Arizona.Mariners beat Royals 1-0 for 7th straight victory
New York’s newest star Saquon Barkley spills on his philosophy on weightlifting, how he dropped his 40 time and the one piece of advice he’d give to other aspiring football stars.
Once I realized when I declared for the NFL draft and kind of realized where I was going to be drafted, that was something I was like, ‘You know what? Kind of want to follow the Marshawn Lynch method. I don’t want to touch that, Barkley said on the red carpet for the CC Sabathia Celebrity Softball Game on Thursday night. I want to invest it, put it in the right people’s hands and learn as I continue to make investments. And just live off the endorsement deals.’
He plans to follow in the financial footsteps of players such as Lynch and New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski. They have both made an effort not to spend their NFL paychecks and instead capitalize on their marketability.