CHICAGO — After giving up 10 earned runs — the second most in any start of his career — Chicago Cubs left-hander Jon Lester called himself the “weakest link” in the team’s rotation.”I feel like they had a better plan than I did,” Lester said Tuesday of the Oakland AthleticsContinue Reading

Zack Greinke earned his first win with the Houston Astros on Tuesday night, despite an uneven outing that saw him allow five runs in six innings to the visiting Colorado Rockies.Acquired in a blockbuster trade with the Arizona Diamondbacks, the 35-year-old right-hander joined All-Stars Justin Verlander and Gerrit Cole toContinue Reading

Zack Greinke had an uneven outing in his highly-anticipated Houston Astros debut, giving up five runs in six innings to the visiting Colorado Rockies on Tuesday night.Acquired in a blockbuster trade with the Arizona Diamondbacks, the 35-year-old right-hander joined All-Stars Justin Verlander and Gerrit Cole to round out what manyContinue Reading

Zack Greinke had an uneven outing in his highly-anticipated Houston Astros debut, giving up five runs in six innings to the visiting Colorado Rockies on Tuesday night.Acquired in a blockbuster trade with the Arizona Diamondbacks, the 35-year-old right-hander joined All-Stars Justin Verlander and Gerrit Cole to round out what manyContinue Reading