MLB wrap: Padres’ Manny Machado homers in return to Baltimore

first_img Mets GM dictating in-game decisions to manager Mickey Callaway, reports say “I’m a little more nervous today to come there,” Machado said, via ESPN. “I’m never nervous. I guess it’s like a weird nervous, in a way. It’s just different.”Machado seemed to shake off the nerves almost immediately with a home run in the third inning. It was his 100th career home run at the Orioles’ stadium. Related News 🚨 INSIDE-THE-PARK HOMER 🚨— MLB (@MLB) June 26, 2019Willians Astudillo with a great catch.Willians > Wall.— MLB (@MLB) June 26, 2019What’s Next?Braves (47-33) at Cubs (43-36), 8:05 p.m. ET — Atlanta rebounded from a series-opening loss to Chicago with a win Tuesday. Now, the NL East-leading Braves will try to keep up their winning ways with Dallas Keuchel (0-1, 5.40 ERA) starting against Chicago’s Yu Darvish (2-3, 4.75 ERA). Steven Wright reinstated by Red Sox after serving PED suspension Manny Machado admitted he was nervous for Tuesday’s game. The Padres infielder returned to Camden Yards for the first time since being traded last July. Yankees hit home run in 28th consecutive game, set MLB record The Padres went on to beat Baltimore, 8-3.An incredible homecoming.— San Diego Padres (@Padres) June 26, 2019Machado, who was selected third overall in the 2010 MLB Draft by the Orioles, finished the night 2 for 4 with two RBIs.Baltimore sent Machado to the Dodgers before the 2018 trade deadline. He then signed a 10-year, $300 million contract with San Diego in the offseason. Studs of the NightDJ LeMahieu hit a lead-off homer to push the Yankees’ home run streak to 28 consecutive games, setting an MLB record.Rangers starter Jesse Chavez threw 6 1/3 innings, allowing five hits and striking out seven in his team’s 5-3 win over the Tigers.Dud of the NightTrevor Richards allowed seven hits and six earned runs in five innings of work as the Marlins fell to the Nationals, 6-1.HighlightsThis is one way to take the lead. Hunter Dozier hit a go-ahead grand slam against the Indians.GRAND SLAM!!!The #Royals take a Bull-Dozier to the #Indians’ lead in the ninth and go ahead 8-6.Tune in right now on FSKC and FSGO. #AlwaysRoyal— FOX Sports Kansas City (@FSKansasCity) June 26, 2019There was no denying Tommy La Stella this inside-the-park home run.last_img