The Oakland Athletics moved their Triple-A minor league affiliate to Nashville on Thursday. The A’s and the Pacific Coast League’s Nashville Sounds announced Thursday they have agreed to terms on a four-year player development contract that runs through the 2018 season. The A’s had been partnered with the PCL’s Sacramento River Cats since 2000, and the proximity between the two teams made it convenient when a player was promoted or sent down – or needed an injury rehab assignment. The River Cats announced Thursday they’d reached a deal to become the Triple-A affiliate for the San Francisco Giants.

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CHICAGO (AP) — Brandon Phillips has doubled with one out in the eighth inning for Cincinnati’s first hit off Chicago Cubs pitcher Jake Arrieta.

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The Chicago Cubs’ young hitters have received virtually all the attention late this summer. Hendricks, who didn’t reach the majors until July, kept up his impressive rookie season, pitching seven strong innings as the Cubs beat the Cincinnati Reds 3-1 Wednesday night for a sweep. Hendricks (7-2) allowed one run and seven hits. ”I came in just trying to learn and see what big league hitters and big league baseball, overall, was all about,” Hendricks said.

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There’s so little time left to make up ground in saves and steals, but there are options for you nonetheless.

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In his previous start against the Cincinnati Reds, Jake Arrieta gave up six runs. Arrieta (9-5) took a no-hit bid into the eighth inning before giving up Brandon Phillips’ one-out double, the only blemish for the Chicago Cubs pitcher in a 7-0 shutout Tuesday night. ”It was nice to finally shake the catcher’s hand at the end of the game,” Arrieta said. He carried a perfect game into the seventh inning against Cincinnati on June 24 before Billy Hamilton singled.

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CHICAGO (AP) — Anthony Rizzo called his first two at-bats a battle. The last one was a whole lot better.

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(Adds late games) Sept 15 (The Sports Xchange) – Highlights of Monday’s Major League baseball games – - – - Nationals 4, Braves 2 Right-hander Stephen Strasburg threw seven scoreless innings to help Washington to a win over the Atlanta Braves and reduce the Nationals’ magic number for winning the National League East to two. The Nationals (86-63) could clinch their second division title in three years by beating Atlanta on Tuesday. Atlanta (75-75) have lost four successive games. Atlanta starter Ervin Santana (14-9) threw six solid innings, allowing two runs on three hits and two walks, with six strikeouts.

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Matt Clark, a September promotion who has spent six seasons in the minors and another in Japan, is playing quite well for Milwaukee in the heat of a playoff race. Clark hit a three-run homer in Milwaukee’s five-run seventh inning, and the Brewers beat the Cincinnati Reds 9-2 on Sunday. Mark Reynolds added a solo shot in the eighth as the Brewers won for the fourth time in five games. Matt Garza (8-8) allowed one run and four hits in six-plus innings.

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Nate Grimm talks about setbacks for Matt Adams and Michael Wacha, a target date for Rusney Castillo and more in Monday’s Daily Dose.

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Matt Clark’s first home run of his career is something he’ll likely never forget. Clark hit his first homer, Wily Peralta pitched into the seventh inning, and the Milwaukee Brewers beat the Miami Marlins 4-1 Wednesday night. It was definitely an awesome feeling.” Peralta (16-10) gave up one earned run and five hits in 6 2-3 innings to help Milwaukee snap a four-game losing streak and win for just the second time in its last 15 games. The right-hander also had an RBI for the Brewers, who remained 1 1/2 games behind Pittsburgh for the second wild-card spot.

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