The Daily CCO: Dexter Fowler’s Return, Carl Edwards Jr. and Other Cubs News and Rumors

Dexter Fowler returned to the lineup Friday and immediately made an impact. Fowler launched a home run to center to leadoff the game. And in his second bat, Fowler came…

Matt does it! Cards win on Adams HR in 16th

On a night when the Dodgers squandered repeated chances with runners in scoring position, the Cardinals made a little go a long way to outlast Los Angeles, 4-3, in 16 innings Friday in the opener of a three-game series at Busch Stadium.

Most random Hall of Fame pit stops

If you blinked, you may have missed Mike Piazza’s stint with the Marlins. Here are some brief stops by Hall of Famers.

Carl Edwards Jr. is emerging in Cubs bullpen

Carl Edwards Jr. is emerging in Cubs bullpen …Read the Rest Source:: ESPN

Dexter Fowler shines in return: ‘It’s like coming home’

Dexter Fowler shines in return: ‘It’s like coming home’ …Read the Rest Source:: ESPN

How they won: Dexter Fowler handles the heat

How they won: Dexter Fowler handles the heat …Read the Rest Source:: ESPN

Cabrera’s four-hit night tops White Sox

Miguel Cabrera had four hits and knocked in two runs in the seventh inning to break a tie, leading the Tigers to victory over the White Sox. Justin Morneau gave Chicago a lift with a three-run home run, but the White Sox bullpen couldn’t hold the lead.

Yankees send Giants to sixth straight loss

The San Francisco Giants’ losing streak reached a season-high six games Friday night as the National League West leaders endured an eighth-inning collapse in a 3-2 setback against the New York Yankees.

Story ties Tulo’s NL rookie SS homer record

Rockies shortstop Trevor Story’s two-run homer in the sixth inning against the Braves on Friday night was his 24th of the season, which tied the record set in 2007 by former Rockie Troy Tulowitzki for the most home runs by a rookie shortstop in National League history.

Padres, O’s reportedly discussing Upton deal

Melvin Upton Jr. could soon be on the move. The Padres are reportedly informing teams that they’re close to trading the veteran outfielder, according to Jeff Passan of Yahoo Sports, who cautioned that the news “may ultimately be posturing” by San Diego. The Orioles surfaced late Friday as a potential destination for Upton, according to ...