Monday June 24th, 2019 5:17AM

AP Sports - Major League Baseball

Chicago opens 4-game series at home against Atlanta
Atlanta hits the road to begin a four-game series at Chicago
3:05AM ( 2 hours ago )
LEADING OFF: Mets deal with reporter dust-up, LA rooks rock
LEADING OFF: Mets deal with reporter dust-up, Dodgers rookies rock, Yankees try to tie HR record
2:56AM ( 2 hours ago )
Pujols concludes STL return with 2 hits, Molina jersey swap
Angels slugger Albert Pujols had two hits and exchanged jerseys with former teammate Yadier Molina to conclude an emotional return to St. Louis, and Los Angeles beat the Cardinals 6-4
11:15PM ( 6 hours ago )
Mets' Callaway, Vargas have confrontation with reporter
New York Mets manager Mickey Callaway cursed at a reporter, and pitcher Jason Vargas had to be restrained from charging him during a confrontation in the team's clubhouse after a loss
10:55PM ( 6 hours ago )
Rookie trifecta: Smith delivers 3rd straight walk-off for LA
Hours after being called up from the minors, Will Smith connected for a pinch-hit, three-run homer in the ninth inning that lifted the Los Angeles Dodgers over Colorado 6-3. It was the third straight day a Dodgers rookie hit a walk-off homer.
9:52PM ( 7 hours ago )
Fan taken to hospital after struck by Bellinger's foul
A woman at Dodger Stadium was taken to a hospital for precautionary tests after being struck in the head by a foul ball from Los Angeles star Cody Bellinger during the first inning of a game against the Colorado Rockies
8:50PM ( 8 hours ago )
Baez HR, Cubs win 5-3; Alonso sets Mets mark for rookie HRs
Javier Baez hit the 100th homer of his career, a three-run drive in the eighth inning as the Chicago Cubs overcame another home run by Pete Alonso to beat the New York Mets 5-3
7:45PM ( 9 hours ago )
Altuve, Alvarez HR as Astros halt Yanks to end 7-game slide
Jose Altuve hit a leadoff homer, rookie Yordan Alvarez connected again and the Houston Astros beat the streaking New York Yankees 9-4 to end a season-high seven-game skid
6:21PM ( 10 hours ago )
Braves send 2018 All-Star RHP Foltynewicz to minors
The Atlanta Braves have sent 2018 All-Star pitcher Mike Foltynewicz to the minor leagues following another ineffective start
5:50PM ( 11 hours ago )
Bradley has RBI double in debut, Indians top Tigers 8-3
Top prospect Bradley doubles, drives in run in debut as Indians beat Tigers 8-3
5:33PM ( 11 hours ago )