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Mets rookie pitcher Noah Syndergaard'didn't hide his intention

New York Mets manager Terry Collins suggested Saturday that rookie Noah Syndergaard's biggest transgression in throwing up and in to Alcides Escobar to begin Game 3 of the World Series might have been admitting his motivation after the game.
Young Mets aces set to take on Royals' lineup

...Field, the Mets will turn to Syndergaard and Matz ? making them the first team since the 1997 Marlins to start two rookie pitchers in the World Series, according to STATS."I think we're all pretty mature when it comes to going out there and...
Granderson, Mets beat Dodgers 13-7 to take 2-1 lead in NLDS

...first time in nine years, New York can reach the NL Championship Series with another win at home Tuesday night behind rookie pitcher Steven Matz.Trying to save the Dodgers' season, ace Clayton Kershaw will start on three days' rest in Game 4...
Braves end Brewers' eight-game winning streak

...medical attention after getting hit by a line drive.A.J. Pierzynski had four hits, including two doubles, and rookie pitcher Matt Wisler won for the third time in four career starts.Johnson launched a two-run homer to right field in the...
Braves beat Reds behind rookie pitcher

ATLANTA - Rookie right-hander David Hale allowed only two hits over eight innings in a performance that might not be enough to save his spot in Atlanta's rotation and the Braves beat the Cincinnati Reds 4-1 on Saturday night.
Rookie pitcher Michael Wacha hopes to give grounded Cardinals a lift

Rookie pitcher Michael Wacha, who is 4-0 in the postseason, will be on the mound for the St. Louis Cardinals in Game 6 of the World Series.
Cardinals hope rookie pitcher Michael Wach will deliver again

ST. LOUIS - For four consecutive starts, Michael Wacha has been all but untouchable. The St. Louis Cardinals need one more just like that from the rookie to get to the World Series for the second time in three years.
Los Angeles Dodgers will take on St. Louis Monday for the first time in his career, was set to go in Game 2.The team hopes the layoff will benefit rookie pitcher Hyun-Jin Ryu, who struggled in Game 3 against Atlanta, giving up four runs and six hits over three innings...
Braves, Dodgers turn to rookies in Game 3

...about to find out if their $36 million investment in Hyun-Jin Ryu pays off in the postseason.The 26-year-old rookie pitcher from South Korea will start tonight in the Dodgers' first home playoff game since 2009. Los Angeles is looking to...
Washington rallies off Craig Kimbrel, sweep day-night doubleheader from Atlanta

WASHINGTON - Nationals rookie pitcher Tanner Roark wanted to keep going.He had thrown 101 pitches ? 23 more than he'd ever thrown in a single game ? but still...