Settling the Score: Saturday’s results


Major League Baseball’s non-waiver trade deadline is at 4 p.m. ET today. We’ll have coverage and reaction on all of the latest transactions. But first, a look at last night’s on-field results.

Your Saturday box scores:

Orioles 3, Yankees 8 (Game 1)

Cubs 5, Cardinals 13

Rangers 3, Blue Jays 0

Mets 0, Nationals 3

Angels 5, Tigers 1

Pirates 4, Phillies 7

Rays 2, Mariners 3

Astros 2, Brewers 6

Royals 2, Indians 5

Orioles 3, Yankees 17 (Game 2)

Marlins 1, Braves 5

Giants 2, Reds 7

Red Sox 10, White Sox 2

Rockies 10, Padres 6

Twins 3, Athletics 8

Diamondbacks 6, Dodgers 4

Report: Momentum in talks between Mariners, Jon Jay

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6 Comments’s Mark Feinsand reports that there is some momentum in talks between the Mariners and free agent outfielder Jon Jay.

Jay, 32, hit .296/.374/.375 in 433 plate appearances with the Cubs last season, which is adequate. He’s heralded more for his defense and his ability to play all three outfield spots.

The Mariners are losing center fielder Jarrod Dyson to free agency and likely don’t want to rely on Guillermo Heredia next season, hence the interest in Jay. The free agent class for center fielders is otherwise relatively weak.