Saturday August 8th, 2020 1:49PM

AP Sports - Major League Baseball

Wright expected to start for Atlanta against Philadelphia
The Philadelphia Phillies square off against the Atlanta Braves
3:05AM ( 10 hours ago )
Trout homers again on birthday, but Angels fall to Rangers
Mike Trout hit another homer on his birthday for the Los Angels Angels, but they didn't win as he turned 29
1:48AM ( 12 hours ago )
Surprising Marlins win again, top Mets 4-3 for 6th straight
Francisco Cervelli hit a three-run homer, Humberto Mejia impressed in his abbreviated major league debut and the Miami Marlins kept up their surprising surge by beating the New York Mets 4-3
12:14AM ( 13 hours ago )
Entire Cubs-Cards series postponed after more positive tests
The entire three-game series between the Chicago Cubs and St. Louis this weekend at Busch Stadium has been postponed after two more Cardinals players and a staff member tested positive for the coronavirus
10:07PM ( 15 hours ago )
LEADING OFF: Cole goes for 20th win in row, Cubs-Cards off
Gerrit Cole tries for his 20th straight regular-season win when he pitches for the Yankees at Tampa Bay
8:42PM ( 17 hours ago )
Ex-Angels employee charged in overdose death of Tyler Skaggs
Federal prosecutors say a former Los Angeles Angels employee has been charged with conspiracy to distribute fentanyl in connection with last year's overdose death of Angels pitcher Tyler Skaggs
8:17PM ( 17 hours ago )
A's players, staff support coach after gesture, no penalty
Major League Baseball has been in touch with the Oakland Athletics about their bench coach making a gesture that appeared to be a Nazi salute following a win over the Texas Rangers
7:46PM ( 18 hours ago )
The Latest: Clemson's Trevor Lawrence considered opting out
Clemson quarterback Trevor Lawrence said he considered opting out of this season when he was unsure what college football would look like going forward amid the coronavirus pandemic
7:37PM ( 18 hours ago )
Braves-Phillies postponed due to rain, doubleheader Sunday
The Atlanta Braves’ game Friday at the Philadelphia Phillies was postponed because of rain
6:42PM ( 19 hours ago )
The Latest: Conference USA leaves 12-game option open
Conference USA is leaving open the option for its schools to play a full 12-game football schedule
6:35PM ( 19 hours ago )