Dan Straily served up seven runs over 5 1/3 innings in his Chicago Cubs debut as the Mets posted a 7-3 win Saturday night at Citi Field. Cubs top prospect Kris Bryant left a game at Triple-A and will have an MRI Sunday on his injured left big toe.
Around the league: the Brewers snapped Dodgers’ Clayton Kershaw‘s 11-game win streak, Yankees’ ace Masahiro Tanaka threw his first bullpen session since his elbow injury, Marlins’ Henderson Alvarez won in his return from the DL, David Price won in his home debut for the Detroit Tigers, and more around the MLB.
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NBC Sports MLB: Masahiro Tanaka throws first bullpen session since being shut down with elbow injury
CBS Sports MLB: Brewers snap Clayton Kershaw’s 11-game win streak
Cincinnati Enquirer: Water main break postpones Reds; doubleheader Sunday
Miami Herald: Henderson Alvarez makes winning return to lead Miami Marlins
CBS Sports MLB: David Price helps Tigers beat Mariners 4-2