The Rockies took over first place in the NL West with their win yesterday over the Giants. With this week being taken over by two-game series, Colorado heads to Philadelphia for a matchup of first-place teams tonight. All times Eastern.â†µ
12 noon, MLB Network: Triple-A baseball, Louisville at Durham. The Reds' top minor league team faces the top team of the Tampa Bay Rays.
7 p.m., WGN: Cubs at Marlins. Not that the Cubs actually deserve national attention these days, but if you get WGN, they're being televised tonight. Pitching matchup: former Marlin Ryan Dempster faces former Cubs minor leaguer Ricky Nolasco. The Marlins are fighting for first place, only half a game behind the Phillies.â†µ
7 p.m., Sun Sports: Rays at Blue Jays. The AL East first-place Rays take on the suddenly-hot Blue Jays, who have won six straight.â†µ