Summary He stands tall at 6-foot-7 and weighs 228-pounds. On Thursday night against an offensive juggernaut in the Washington Nationals , Wainwright put together a complete-game statement to the rest of the league. On Thursday night in D.C., Wainwright put on an absolute clinic on the mound.
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Summary Wainwright (3-1) allowed Ian Desmond's infield single in the second inning and Adam LaRoche's single to right in the ninth. The Cardinals put RHP Joe Kelly on the 15-day DL with a strained left hamstring, a day after he got hurt while trying to beat out a bunt attempt in a 5-1 loss to Milwaukee.
Summary Waino walked three, but the only hit he allowed before a sharp single from Adam LaRoche with two outs in the ninth was a high chopper off the plate by Ian Desmond in the second inning. The veteran outfielder was forced to begin the year on the DL with a hamstring strain.
Summary Wainwright (3-1) allowed Ian Desmond's infield single in the second inning and Adam LaRoche's single to right in the ninth. PITTSBURGH -- Andrew McCutchen hit his first homer of the season and drove in three runs, Pedro Alvarez had a three-run shot and pinch-hitter Josh Harrison broke a tie with a long ball in the seventh inning as the Pittsburgh Pirates handed the Milwaukee Brewers their first road loss, 11-2 on Thursday night.
Summary WASHINGTON (AP) -- Adam Wainwright was as close to unhittable as he's ever been. "The first ball of the game, you boot it, that doesn't set the tone. If I ever want to be the captain of this team -- and I do -- I'm going to have to be better than that," Desmond said.
Summary It seems assured that Texas will mount yet another legal challenge against common-sense federal regulation that benefits the environment. And that this could well include a formal price on carbon. It will invest in new natural gas generation, which is far cleaner than coal and is a substance that Texas has in abundance.
Summary Panelists take part in a discussion during the Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission National Conference on Tuesday, Oct. 28, 2014, in Nashville, Tenn. The media know the game and help frame the debate. Since then, the media have eagerly adopted the language of the left.
Summary The ax shattered the window of the officer's marked police car but did not stab the officer, D.C. police spokesman Araz Alali said. The man entered an alley to avoid the officer, and the officer followed in his police car.
Summary SEATTLE (AP) - As police raced to a Washington state high school last week in response to reports of a possible shooter, they faced the daunting task of trying to secure a maze of buildings that make up the sprawling campus, according to police radio traffic from the scene.