DENVER -- Yoenis Cespedes hit three home runs, including a grand slam, and had a career-high seven RBIs and the New York Mets overpowered the Colorado Rockies 14-9 on Friday night.
Pittsburgh -- The San Francisco Giants acquired outfielder Marlon Byrd and cash Thursday from the Cincinnati Reds to boost their injury-plagued outfield for the stretch run.
Ryan Howard probably said it best.
“And then there were two,” he said wistfully.
PHOENIX – There was no showcase on Wednesday.
Chase Utley got the day off.
CINCINNATI -- Mike Leake pitched six effective innings and drove in three runs as the Cincinnati Reds beat the Cleveland Indians 6-1 on Friday night.