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  • Former substitute teacher bests Kershaw, Marlins top Dodgers

    Former substitute teacher bests Kershaw, Marlins top Dodgers

    Thursday, April 26 2018 1:18 AM EDT2018-04-26 05:18:51 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill). Miami Marlins starting pitcher Trevor Richards throws to the plate during the second inning of a baseball game against the Los Angeles Dodgers Wednesday, April 25, 2018, in Los Angeles.(AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill). Miami Marlins starting pitcher Trevor Richards throws to the plate during the second inning of a baseball game against the Los Angeles Dodgers Wednesday, April 25, 2018, in Los Angeles.
    Trevor Richards outpitched Clayton Kershaw just months removed from working as a substitute elementary school teacher, and the Miami Marlins took advantage of a wild outing from the Dodgers' ace to beat Los Angeles...More >>
    Trevor Richards outpitched Clayton Kershaw just months removed from working as a substitute elementary school teacher, and the Miami Marlins took advantage of a wild outing from the Dodgers' ace to beat Los Angeles 8-6.More >>
  • NCAA begins work of implementing complex basketball reforms

    NCAA begins work of implementing complex basketball reforms

    Thursday, April 26 2018 1:12 AM EDT2018-04-26 05:12:02 GMT
    (AP Photo/Eric Gay, File). FILE - In this Jan. 14, 2016, file photo, former Secretary of State Condoleeza Rice speaks during a luncheon at the NCAA Convention in San Antonio. College basketball spent an entire season operating amid a federal corruption...(AP Photo/Eric Gay, File). FILE - In this Jan. 14, 2016, file photo, former Secretary of State Condoleeza Rice speaks during a luncheon at the NCAA Convention in San Antonio. College basketball spent an entire season operating amid a federal corruption...
    A panel tasked with reforming college basketball says the NCAA should work to end the one-and-done era and punish coaches and programs that cheat more harshly.More >>
    A panel tasked with reforming college basketball says the NCAA should work to end the one-and-done era and punish coaches and programs that cheat more harshly.More >>
  • LEADING OFF: Indians' Miller out, Cubs' Bryant could return

    LEADING OFF: Indians' Miller out, Cubs' Bryant could return

    Thursday, April 26 2018 12:41 AM EDT2018-04-26 04:41:25 GMT
    (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky). Tampa Bay Rays manager Kevin Cash, left, removes relief pitcher Jonny Venters during the sixth inning of the team's baseball game against the Baltimore Orioles, Wednesday, April 25, 2018, in Baltimore.(AP Photo/Patrick Semansky). Tampa Bay Rays manager Kevin Cash, left, removes relief pitcher Jonny Venters during the sixth inning of the team's baseball game against the Baltimore Orioles, Wednesday, April 25, 2018, in Baltimore.
    LEADING OFF: Indians reliever Miller out with hamstring injury, Cub star Bryant could return, Rays reliever Venters back in majors.More >>
    LEADING OFF: Indians reliever Miller out with hamstring injury, Cub star Bryant could return, Rays reliever Venters back in majors.More >>
  • Homers lift Indians past Cubs, but Miller injured in 4-1 win

    Homers lift Indians past Cubs, but Miller injured in 4-1 win

    Thursday, April 26 2018 12:38 AM EDT2018-04-26 04:38:39 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ron Schwane). Cleveland Indians' Andrew Miller reacts after having thrown only two pitches against the Chicago Cubs during the seventh inning in a baseball game Wednesday, April 25, 2018, in Cleveland. Miller had to leave the game.(AP Photo/Ron Schwane). Cleveland Indians' Andrew Miller reacts after having thrown only two pitches against the Chicago Cubs during the seventh inning in a baseball game Wednesday, April 25, 2018, in Cleveland. Miller had to leave the game.
    Francisco Lindor and Edwin Encarnacion hit sixth-inning home runs and the Cleveland Indians beat the Chicago Cubs 4-1 despite losing relief ace Andrew Miller to a left hamstring injury.More >>
    Francisco Lindor and Edwin Encarnacion hit sixth-inning home runs and the Cleveland Indians beat the Chicago Cubs 4-1 despite losing relief ace Andrew Miller to a left hamstring injury.More >>
  • Acuna singles, scores in MLB debut, Braves beat Reds 5-4

    Acuna singles, scores in MLB debut, Braves beat Reds 5-4

    Thursday, April 26 2018 12:31 AM EDT2018-04-26 04:31:40 GMT
    (AP Photo/John Minchillo). Atlanta Braves' Ronald Acuna Jr. celebrates in the dugout after scoring in the eighth inning of a baseball game against the Cincinnati Reds, Wednesday, April 25, 2018, in Cincinnati.(AP Photo/John Minchillo). Atlanta Braves' Ronald Acuna Jr. celebrates in the dugout after scoring in the eighth inning of a baseball game against the Cincinnati Reds, Wednesday, April 25, 2018, in Cincinnati.
    Prized prospect Ronald Acuna Jr. singled and scored the tying run in the eighth inning of his big league debut, and the Atlanta Braves went on to beat the Cincinnati Reds 5-4.More >>
    Prized prospect Ronald Acuna Jr. singled and scored the tying run in the eighth inning of his big league debut, and the Atlanta Braves went on to beat the Cincinnati Reds 5-4.More >>
  • Betts hits 2 HRs as Red Sox beat Blue Jays 4-3

    Betts hits 2 HRs as Red Sox beat Blue Jays 4-3

    Thursday, April 26 2018 12:31 AM EDT2018-04-26 04:31:32 GMT
    (Fred Thornhill/The Canadian Press via AP). Boston Red Sox's Mookie Betts celebrates in the dugout after hitting a home run in his first at bat against the Toronto Blue Jays in first inning  baseball action in Toronto on Wednesday April 25, 2018.(Fred Thornhill/The Canadian Press via AP). Boston Red Sox's Mookie Betts celebrates in the dugout after hitting a home run in his first at bat against the Toronto Blue Jays in first inning baseball action in Toronto on Wednesday April 25, 2018.
    Mookie Betts homered twice and drove in three runs as the Boston Red Sox snapped their season-high three-game losing streak with a 4-3 win over the Toronto Blue Jays.More >>
    Mookie Betts homered twice and drove in three runs as the Boston Red Sox snapped their season-high three-game losing streak with a 4-3 win over the Toronto Blue Jays.More >>
  • Altherr goes deep to back Arrieta, Phils beat D'Backs 5-3

    Altherr goes deep to back Arrieta, Phils beat D'Backs 5-3

    Thursday, April 26 2018 12:13 AM EDT2018-04-26 04:13:51 GMT
    (AP Photo/Derik Hamilton). Philadelphia Phillies starting pitcher Jake Arrieta throws during the third inning of a baseball game against the Arizona Diamondbacks, Wednesday, April 25, 2018, in Philadelphia.(AP Photo/Derik Hamilton). Philadelphia Phillies starting pitcher Jake Arrieta throws during the third inning of a baseball game against the Arizona Diamondbacks, Wednesday, April 25, 2018, in Philadelphia.
    Aaron Altherr hit a go-ahead three-run homer, Jake Arrieta outpitched Zack Greinke and the Philadelphia Phillies beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 5-3.More >>
    Aaron Altherr hit a go-ahead three-run homer, Jake Arrieta outpitched Zack Greinke and the Philadelphia Phillies beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 5-3.More >>
  • After 3 Tommy John surgeries, Jonny Venters back in majors

    After 3 Tommy John surgeries, Jonny Venters back in majors

    Wednesday, April 25 2018 11:12 PM EDT2018-04-26 03:12:58 GMT
    Former All-Star pitcher Jonny Venters is back in the major leagues after recovering from his third Tommy John surgery.More >>
    Former All-Star pitcher Jonny Venters is back in the major leagues after recovering from his third Tommy John surgery.More >>
  • Baseball document, thought worth millions, spurs court fight

    Baseball document, thought worth millions, spurs court fight

    Wednesday, April 25 2018 9:52 PM EDT2018-04-26 01:52:10 GMT
    The family of a late National League executive has taken an auction house to court in a fight over the 1876 constitution establishing the rules of big-league baseball that is among the most valuable artifacts in...More >>
    The family of a late National League executive has taken an auction house to court in a fight over the 1876 constitution establishing the rules of big-league baseball that is among the most valuable artifacts in sports.More >>
  • At 20, Acuna joins Braves as youngest player in majors

    At 20, Acuna joins Braves as youngest player in majors

    Wednesday, April 25 2018 6:42 PM EDT2018-04-25 22:42:13 GMT
    (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky, File). FILE - In this Friday, March 2, 2018, file photo, Atlanta Braves' Ronald Acuna watches after hitting a two-run home run during the first inning of a baseball spring exhibition game against the New York Yankees, in Tampa, ...(AP Photo/Lynne Sladky, File). FILE - In this Friday, March 2, 2018, file photo, Atlanta Braves' Ronald Acuna watches after hitting a two-run home run during the first inning of a baseball spring exhibition game against the New York Yankees, in Tampa, ...
    The Atlanta Braves have called up 20-year-old Ronald Acuna Jr. He's the youngest player in the major leagues.More >>
    The Atlanta Braves have called up 20-year-old Ronald Acuna Jr. He's the youngest player in the major leagues.More >>
  • Braves promoting top outfield prospect Acuna from Triple-A

    Braves promoting top outfield prospect Acuna from Triple-A

    Wednesday, April 25 2018 9:44 AM EDT2018-04-25 13:44:47 GMT
    Top outfield prospect Ronald Acuna is set to join the Atlanta Braves.More >>
    Top outfield prospect Ronald Acuna is set to join the Atlanta Braves.More >>
  • Schwarber hits 2 HRs as Cubs beat Indians in Series rematch

    Schwarber hits 2 HRs as Cubs beat Indians in Series rematch

    Wednesday, April 25 2018 8:33 AM EDT2018-04-25 12:33:47 GMT
    (AP Photo/Tony Dejak). Chicago Cubs' Kyle Schwarber, right, is congratulated by Jason Heyward after Schwarber hit a solo home run off Cleveland Indians starting pitcher Josh Tomlin in the second inning of a baseball game, Tuesday, April 24, 2018, in Cl...(AP Photo/Tony Dejak). Chicago Cubs' Kyle Schwarber, right, is congratulated by Jason Heyward after Schwarber hit a solo home run off Cleveland Indians starting pitcher Josh Tomlin in the second inning of a baseball game, Tuesday, April 24, 2018, in Cl...
    Kyle Schwarber hit two of Chicago's four solo home runs and the Cubs defeated the Cleveland Indians 10-3 in the first meeting between the teams since their classic 2016 World Series.More >>
    Kyle Schwarber hit two of Chicago's four solo home runs and the Cubs defeated the Cleveland Indians 10-3 in the first meeting between the teams since their classic 2016 World Series.More >>
  • LEADING OFF: Acuna called up, Beltre strain, Cobb sees Rays

    LEADING OFF: Acuna called up, Beltre strain, Cobb sees Rays

    Wednesday, April 25 2018 8:22 AM EDT2018-04-25 12:22:40 GMT
    (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar). Fns watch the Cleveland Indians against the Chicago Cubs game from Cleveland,on the scoreboard at PNC Park in Pittsburgh, during a rain delay before a scheduled baseball game between the Pittsburgh Pirates and the Detroit Tig...(AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar). Fns watch the Cleveland Indians against the Chicago Cubs game from Cleveland,on the scoreboard at PNC Park in Pittsburgh, during a rain delay before a scheduled baseball game between the Pittsburgh Pirates and the Detroit Tig...
    LEADING OFF: Cobb takes on ex-Tampa Bay teammates, Kershaw off to 1-3 start, more rainouts.More >>
    LEADING OFF: Cobb takes on ex-Tampa Bay teammates, Kershaw off to 1-3 start, more rainouts.More >>
  • Manfred encouraged by impact of mound visit rules

    Manfred encouraged by impact of mound visit rules

    Tuesday, April 24 2018 11:33 PM EDT2018-04-25 03:33:58 GMT
    (Fred Thornhill/The Canadian Press via AP). Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred takes questions from the media before a game between the Boston Red Sox and the Toronto Blue Jays in Toronto on Tuesday, April 24, 2018.(Fred Thornhill/The Canadian Press via AP). Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred takes questions from the media before a game between the Boston Red Sox and the Toronto Blue Jays in Toronto on Tuesday, April 24, 2018.
    MLB commissioner Rob Manfred 'positive' about impact of mound visits rule change, shorter inning breaks.More >>
    MLB commissioner Rob Manfred 'positive' about impact of mound visits rule change, shorter inning breaks.More >>
  • Royals send Perez, Gordon from DL to starting lineup

    Royals send Perez, Gordon from DL to starting lineup

    Tuesday, April 24 2018 9:43 PM EDT2018-04-25 01:43:00 GMT
    Royals activate All-Star catcher Salvador Perez, outfielder Alex Gordon from DL, put them in lineup for series opener against Brewers.More >>
    Royals activate All-Star catcher Salvador Perez, outfielder Alex Gordon from DL, put them in lineup for series opener against Brewers.More >>
  • Cubs 3B Kris Bryant out of lineup vs. Indians after beaning

    Cubs 3B Kris Bryant out of lineup vs. Indians after beaning

    Tuesday, April 24 2018 9:42 PM EDT2018-04-25 01:42:57 GMT
    (AP Photo/David Zalubowski). Chicago Cubs' Kris Bryant reacts after taking a pitch to the batting helmet from Colorado Rockies starter German Marquez in the first inning of a baseball game Sunday, April 22, 2018, in Denver. Bryant was pulled from the g...(AP Photo/David Zalubowski). Chicago Cubs' Kris Bryant reacts after taking a pitch to the batting helmet from Colorado Rockies starter German Marquez in the first inning of a baseball game Sunday, April 22, 2018, in Denver. Bryant was pulled from the g...
    Cubs 3B Kris Bryant out vs. Indians 2 days after being hit on head by pitch; Maddon says 2016 NL MVP has cut over eye, no concussion.More >>
    Cubs 3B Kris Bryant out vs. Indians 2 days after being hit on head by pitch; Maddon says 2016 NL MVP has cut over eye, no concussion.More >>
  • A tale of 2 bats, and Babe Ruth's 60th home run in 1927

    A tale of 2 bats, and Babe Ruth's 60th home run in 1927

    Tuesday, April 24 2018 6:26 PM EDT2018-04-24 22:26:03 GMT
    As part of its collection of Babe Ruth items, the Baseball Hall of Fame says it has the bat the slugger used to hit his then-record 60th home run in 1927.More >>
    As part of its collection of Babe Ruth items, the Baseball Hall of Fame says it has the bat the slugger used to hit his then-record 60th home run in 1927.More >>
  • White Sox RHP Farquhar 'progressing well' after surgery

    White Sox RHP Farquhar 'progressing well' after surgery

    Tuesday, April 24 2018 3:52 PM EDT2018-04-24 19:52:54 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ben Margot). This is a 2018 photo of Danny Farquhar of the Chicago White Sox baseball team. White Sox reliever Farquhar suffered a brain hemorrhage during a game and is in stable but critical condition. Farquhar passed out in the dugout in th...(AP Photo/Ben Margot). This is a 2018 photo of Danny Farquhar of the Chicago White Sox baseball team. White Sox reliever Farquhar suffered a brain hemorrhage during a game and is in stable but critical condition. Farquhar passed out in the dugout in th...
    White Sox reliever Danny Farquhar 'progressing well' after surgery to address aneurysm.More >>
    White Sox reliever Danny Farquhar 'progressing well' after surgery to address aneurysm.More >>
  • Buehler! Top prospect shines in Dodgers' 2-1 win over Miami

    Buehler! Top prospect shines in Dodgers' 2-1 win over Miami

    Tuesday, April 24 2018 3:52 PM EDT2018-04-24 19:52:45 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill). Los Angeles Dodgers starting pitcher Walker Buehler throws to the plate during the second inning of a baseball game against the Miami Marlins Monday, April 23, 2018, in Los Angeles.(AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill). Los Angeles Dodgers starting pitcher Walker Buehler throws to the plate during the second inning of a baseball game against the Miami Marlins Monday, April 23, 2018, in Los Angeles.
    Cody Bellinger drove in the go-ahead run with a sacrifice fly in the eighth, prized prospect Walker Buehler tossed five scoreless innings in his first major league start and the Los Angeles Dodgers defeated the...More >>
    Cody Bellinger drove in the go-ahead run with a sacrifice fly in the eighth, prized prospect Walker Buehler tossed five scoreless innings in his first major league start and the Los Angeles Dodgers defeated the Miami Marlins 2-1.More >>
  • APNewsBreak: Only Red Sox, Nats on track to pay luxury tax

    APNewsBreak: Only Red Sox, Nats on track to pay luxury tax

    Tuesday, April 24 2018 2:53 PM EDT2018-04-24 18:53:35 GMT
    APNewsBreak: Boston and Washington are the only teams on track to pay baseball's luxury tax this year, according to opening-day payroll totals compiled by Major League Baseball.More >>
    APNewsBreak: Boston and Washington are the only teams on track to pay baseball's luxury tax this year, according to opening-day payroll totals compiled by Major League Baseball.More >>
  • LEADING OFF: Ohtani faces champs; Cubs-Indians rematch

    LEADING OFF: Ohtani faces champs; Cubs-Indians rematch

    Tuesday, April 24 2018 3:48 AM EDT2018-04-24 07:48:58 GMT
    (AP Photo/Eric Christian Smith). Los Angeles Angels' Shohei Ohtani, right, watches from the dugout during the seventh inning of a baseball game against the Houston Astros, Monday, April 23, 2018, in Houston.(AP Photo/Eric Christian Smith). Los Angeles Angels' Shohei Ohtani, right, watches from the dugout during the seventh inning of a baseball game against the Houston Astros, Monday, April 23, 2018, in Houston.
    LEADING OFF: Ohtani faces defending champs; Cubs-Indians in 2016 Series rematch; Porcello, Berrios try to keep it rolling on mound.More >>
    LEADING OFF: Ohtani faces defending champs; Cubs-Indians in 2016 Series rematch; Porcello, Berrios try to keep it rolling on mound.More >>
  • Indians agree to minor league deal with OF Melky Cabrera

    Indians agree to minor league deal with OF Melky Cabrera

    Tuesday, April 24 2018 1:38 AM EDT2018-04-24 05:38:37 GMT
    OF Melky Cabrera agrees to minor league contract with Cleveland Indians.More >>
    OF Melky Cabrera agrees to minor league contract with Cleveland Indians.More >>
  • Torres called up, and more top prospects could soon follow

    Torres called up, and more top prospects could soon follow

    Monday, April 23 2018 4:30 PM EDT2018-04-23 20:30:11 GMT
    (AP Photo/Seth Wenig). New York Yankees' Gleyber Torres hits into a double play during the fourth inning of a baseball game against the Toronto Blue Jays at Yankee Stadium, Sunday, April 22, 2018, in New York.(AP Photo/Seth Wenig). New York Yankees' Gleyber Torres hits into a double play during the fourth inning of a baseball game against the Toronto Blue Jays at Yankee Stadium, Sunday, April 22, 2018, in New York.
    Gleyber Torres called up, and more top prospects could soon follow.More >>
    Gleyber Torres called up, and more top prospects could soon follow.More >>
  • LEADING OFF: Dodgers' Buehler makes 1st start, Bryant rests

    LEADING OFF: Dodgers' Buehler makes 1st start, Bryant rests

    Monday, April 23 2018 1:50 PM EDT2018-04-23 17:50:28 GMT
    (AP Photo/David Zalubowski). Chicago Cubs' Kris Bryant reacts after taking a pitch to the batting helmet from Colorado Rockies starter German Marquez in the first inning of a baseball game Sunday, April 22, 2018, in Denver. Bryant was pulled from the g...(AP Photo/David Zalubowski). Chicago Cubs' Kris Bryant reacts after taking a pitch to the batting helmet from Colorado Rockies starter German Marquez in the first inning of a baseball game Sunday, April 22, 2018, in Denver. Bryant was pulled from the g...
    LEADING OFF: Dodgers prospect Walker Buehler makes 1st start, Cubs star Bryant rests after beaning, Astros rising.More >>
    LEADING OFF: Dodgers prospect Walker Buehler makes 1st start, Cubs star Bryant rests after beaning, Astros rising.More >>
  • Brewers analyst, former All-Star Davey Nelson dies at 73

    Brewers analyst, former All-Star Davey Nelson dies at 73

    Monday, April 23 2018 1:08 PM EDT2018-04-23 17:08:27 GMT
    Davey Nelson, a Milwaukee Brewers broadcaster and former All-Star infielder who also coached in the majors, has died.More >>
    Davey Nelson, a Milwaukee Brewers broadcaster and former All-Star infielder who also coached in the majors, has died.More >>
  • Belt has 21-pitch at-bat, later homers as Giants beat Angels

    Belt has 21-pitch at-bat, later homers as Giants beat Angels

    Monday, April 23 2018 7:48 AM EDT2018-04-23 11:48:47 GMT
    Brandon Belt hung in for an epic 21-pitch at-bat before flying out, but later homered to lead Johnny Cueto and the San Francisco Giants over the Los Angeles Angels 4-2.More >>
    Brandon Belt hung in for an epic 21-pitch at-bat before flying out, but later homered to lead Johnny Cueto and the San Francisco Giants over the Los Angeles Angels 4-2.More >>
  • Dodgers rally from 3 runs down to top Nationals 4-3

    Dodgers rally from 3 runs down to top Nationals 4-3

    Monday, April 23 2018 2:28 AM EDT2018-04-23 06:28:13 GMT
    The Los Angeles Dodgers rallied from a three-run deficit for a 4-3 win over the Washington Nationals.More >>
    The Los Angeles Dodgers rallied from a three-run deficit for a 4-3 win over the Washington Nationals.More >>
  • Top prospect Torres makes MLB debut as Yankees go young

    Top prospect Torres makes MLB debut as Yankees go young

    Sunday, April 22 2018 9:47 PM EDT2018-04-23 01:47:46 GMT
    (AP Photo/Seth Wenig). New York Yankees' Gleyber Torres warms-up before the game against the Toronto Blue Jays at Yankee Stadium Sunday, April 22, 2018 in New York.(AP Photo/Seth Wenig). New York Yankees' Gleyber Torres warms-up before the game against the Toronto Blue Jays at Yankee Stadium Sunday, April 22, 2018 in New York.
    Prized prospect Gleyber Torres makes highly anticipated MLB debut as Yankees go young.More >>
    Prized prospect Gleyber Torres makes highly anticipated MLB debut as Yankees go young.More >>
  • Belt's 21-pitch plate appearance most since at least 1988

    Belt's 21-pitch plate appearance most since at least 1988

    Sunday, April 22 2018 9:17 PM EDT2018-04-23 01:17:10 GMT
    (AP Photo/Chris Carlson). San Francisco Giants' Brandon Belt, right, reacts after hitting a foul ball during the first inning of a baseball game against the Los Angeles Angels in Anaheim, Calif., Sunday, April 22, 2018.(AP Photo/Chris Carlson). San Francisco Giants' Brandon Belt, right, reacts after hitting a foul ball during the first inning of a baseball game against the Los Angeles Angels in Anaheim, Calif., Sunday, April 22, 2018.
    Brandon Belt of the San Francisco Giants saw 21 pitches in an epic plate appearance against Los Angeles Angels rookie right-hander Jaime Barria in the first inning Sunday, the most since records began in 1988.More >>
    Brandon Belt of the San Francisco Giants saw 21 pitches in an epic plate appearance against Los Angeles Angels rookie right-hander Jaime Barria in the first inning Sunday, the most since records began in 1988.More >>
  • A's lefty Manaea pitches no-hitter vs streaking Red Sox

    A's lefty Manaea pitches no-hitter vs streaking Red Sox

    Sunday, April 22 2018 2:57 PM EDT2018-04-22 18:57:36 GMT
    (AP Photo/John Hefti). Oakland Athletics starting pitcher Sean Manaea throws to a Boston Red Sox batter during the first inning of a baseball game in Oakland, Calif., Saturday, April 21, 2018.(AP Photo/John Hefti). Oakland Athletics starting pitcher Sean Manaea throws to a Boston Red Sox batter during the first inning of a baseball game in Oakland, Calif., Saturday, April 21, 2018.
    A's lefty Sean Manaea pitched the first no-hitter against Boston in 25 years, with an overturned call preserving the gem in Oakland's 3-0 win over the sizzling Red Sox.More >>
    A's lefty Sean Manaea pitched the first no-hitter against Boston in 25 years, with an overturned call preserving the gem in Oakland's 3-0 win over the sizzling Red Sox.More >>
  • LEADING OFF: Farquhar status, Yanks add top prospect Torres

    LEADING OFF: Farquhar status, Yanks add top prospect Torres

    Sunday, April 22 2018 2:57 PM EDT2018-04-22 18:57:33 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ben Margot). This is a 2018 photo of Danny Farquhar of the Chicago White Sox baseball team. White Sox reliever Farquhar suffered a brain hemorrhage during a game and is in stable but critical condition. Farquhar passed out in the dugout in th...(AP Photo/Ben Margot). This is a 2018 photo of Danny Farquhar of the Chicago White Sox baseball team. White Sox reliever Farquhar suffered a brain hemorrhage during a game and is in stable but critical condition. Farquhar passed out in the dugout in th...
    LEADING OFF: White Sox monitor pitcher Danny Farquhar, Yankees promoting top prospect Gleyber Torres, Ohtani throws bullpen session.More >>
    LEADING OFF: White Sox monitor pitcher Danny Farquhar, Yankees promoting top prospect Gleyber Torres, Ohtani throws bullpen session.More >>
  • Pujols homers for hit No. 2,992 in Angels' 4-3 win vs Giants

    Pujols homers for hit No. 2,992 in Angels' 4-3 win vs Giants

    Sunday, April 22 2018 3:16 AM EDT2018-04-22 07:16:05 GMT
    (AP Photo/Chris Carlson). Los Angeles Angels' Albert Pujols watches his two-run home run against the San Francisco Giants during the sixth inning of a baseball game in Anaheim, Calif., Saturday, April 21, 2018.(AP Photo/Chris Carlson). Los Angeles Angels' Albert Pujols watches his two-run home run against the San Francisco Giants during the sixth inning of a baseball game in Anaheim, Calif., Saturday, April 21, 2018.
    Pujols goes deep for career hit No. 2,992; Trout also homers for Angels in 4-3 win over Giants.More >>
    Pujols goes deep for career hit No. 2,992; Trout also homers for Angels in 4-3 win over Giants.More >>
  • Dodgers back Ryu with 3 HRs in 4-0 win over Nationals

    Dodgers back Ryu with 3 HRs in 4-0 win over Nationals

    Sunday, April 22 2018 2:45 AM EDT2018-04-22 06:45:14 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong). Los Angeles Dodgers starting pitcher Hyun-Jin Ryu, of South Korea, throws against the Washington Nationals during the fourth inning of a baseball game Saturday, April 21, 2018, in Los Angeles.(AP Photo/Jae C. Hong). Los Angeles Dodgers starting pitcher Hyun-Jin Ryu, of South Korea, throws against the Washington Nationals during the fourth inning of a baseball game Saturday, April 21, 2018, in Los Angeles.
    Joc Pederson, Kike Hernandez and Cody Bellinger all homered, and Hyun-Jin Ryu pitched seven innings of two-hit ball, and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Washington Nationals 4-0.More >>
    Joc Pederson, Kike Hernandez and Cody Bellinger all homered, and Hyun-Jin Ryu pitched seven innings of two-hit ball, and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Washington Nationals 4-0.More >>
  • A's lefty Manaea pitching no-hitter thru 8 vs Red Sox

    A's lefty Manaea pitching no-hitter thru 8 vs Red Sox

    Sunday, April 22 2018 12:27 AM EDT2018-04-22 04:27:34 GMT
    (AP Photo/John Hefti). Oakland Athletics starting pitcher Sean Manaea throws to a Boston Red Sox batter during the first inning of a baseball game in Oakland, Calif., Saturday, April 21, 2018.(AP Photo/John Hefti). Oakland Athletics starting pitcher Sean Manaea throws to a Boston Red Sox batter during the first inning of a baseball game in Oakland, Calif., Saturday, April 21, 2018.
    Athletics left-hander Sean Manaea is pitching a no-hitter through eight innings against the Boston Red Sox.More >>
    Athletics left-hander Sean Manaea is pitching a no-hitter through eight innings against the Boston Red Sox.More >>
  • White Sox reliever Farquhar has brain hemorrhage during game

    White Sox reliever Farquhar has brain hemorrhage during game

    Sunday, April 22 2018 12:05 AM EDT2018-04-22 04:05:10 GMT
    (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio, File). FILE - In this March 2, 2018 file photo, Chicago White Sox relief pitcher Danny Farquhar warms up in the bullpen during the sixth inning of the team's spring training baseball game against the Los Angeles Dodgers in Glen...(AP Photo/Carlos Osorio, File). FILE - In this March 2, 2018 file photo, Chicago White Sox relief pitcher Danny Farquhar warms up in the bullpen during the sixth inning of the team's spring training baseball game against the Los Angeles Dodgers in Glen...
    Chicago White Sox reliever Danny Farquhar suffered a brain hemorrhage during a game and is in stable but critical condition.More >>
    Chicago White Sox reliever Danny Farquhar suffered a brain hemorrhage during a game and is in stable but critical condition.More >>
  • Angels' Ohtani set for 'full gorilla' bullpen Sunday

    Angels' Ohtani set for 'full gorilla' bullpen Sunday

    Saturday, April 21 2018 11:08 PM EDT2018-04-22 03:08:04 GMT
    Shohei Ohtani is scheduled to throw a "full gorilla" bullpen session on Sunday that will give the Los Angeles Angels a better idea if the blister that forced the Japanese two-way sensation out of his last pitching...More >>
    Shohei Ohtani is scheduled to throw a "full gorilla" bullpen session on Sunday that will give the Los Angeles Angels a better idea if the blister that forced the Japanese two-way sensation out of his last pitching start has healed.More >>
  • Mets demote longtime starter Matt Harvey to bullpen

    Mets demote longtime starter Matt Harvey to bullpen

    Saturday, April 21 2018 8:05 PM EDT2018-04-22 00:05:00 GMT
    (AP Photo/John Bazemore). New York Mets starting pitcher Matt Harvey works in the first inning of the team's baseball game against the Atlanta Braves on Thursday, April 19, 2018, in Atlanta.(AP Photo/John Bazemore). New York Mets starting pitcher Matt Harvey works in the first inning of the team's baseball game against the Atlanta Braves on Thursday, April 19, 2018, in Atlanta.
    The New York Mets have demoted longtime starter Matt Harvey to the bullpen.More >>
    The New York Mets have demoted longtime starter Matt Harvey to the bullpen.More >>
  • Ross loses no-hit bid with 2 outs in 8th, Padres top D-backs

    Ross loses no-hit bid with 2 outs in 8th, Padres top D-backs

    Saturday, April 21 2018 5:37 PM EDT2018-04-21 21:37:11 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt York). San Diego Padres starting pitcher Tyson Ross throws against the Arizona Diamondbacks during the seventh inning of a baseball game Friday, April 20, 2018, in Phoenix.(AP Photo/Matt York). San Diego Padres starting pitcher Tyson Ross throws against the Arizona Diamondbacks during the seventh inning of a baseball game Friday, April 20, 2018, in Phoenix.
    Tyson Ross lost his bid to pitch the first no-hitter in San Diego Padres' history when center fielder Franchy Cordero appeared to misplay a ball with two outs in the eighth inning of a 4-1 win over the Arizona...More >>
    Tyson Ross lost his bid to pitch the first no-hitter in San Diego Padres' history when center fielder Franchy Cordero appeared to misplay a ball with two outs in the eighth inning of a 4-1 win over the Arizona Diamondbacks.More >>
  • White Sox reliever Farquhar passes out in dugout

    White Sox reliever Farquhar passes out in dugout

    Saturday, April 21 2018 4:39 PM EDT2018-04-21 20:39:30 GMT
    White Sox reliever Danny Farquhar taken to hospital after passing out in dugout.More >>
    White Sox reliever Danny Farquhar taken to hospital after passing out in dugout.More >>
  • LEADING OFF: White Sox check Farquhar, Ohtani's blister

    LEADING OFF: White Sox check Farquhar, Ohtani's blister

    Saturday, April 21 2018 10:34 AM EDT2018-04-21 14:34:24 GMT
    (AP Photo/Kathy Willens). Washington Nationals starting pitcher A.J. Cole, right, looks to the outfield as New York Mets' Yoenis Cespedes, left, runs the bases after hitting a grand slam in the eighth inning of a baseball game, Wednesday, April 18, 201...(AP Photo/Kathy Willens). Washington Nationals starting pitcher A.J. Cole, right, looks to the outfield as New York Mets' Yoenis Cespedes, left, runs the bases after hitting a grand slam in the eighth inning of a baseball game, Wednesday, April 18, 201...
    LEADING OFF: Darvish, Keuchel, Colon all go for 1st win, Nationals cut pitcher Cole.More >>
    LEADING OFF: Darvish, Keuchel, Colon all go for 1st win, Nationals cut pitcher Cole.More >>
  • Nats beat Dodgers 5-2 in uneven matchup of Scherzer, Kershaw

    Nats beat Dodgers 5-2 in uneven matchup of Scherzer, Kershaw

    Saturday, April 21 2018 8:55 AM EDT2018-04-21 12:55:49 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong). Washington Nationals starting pitcher Max Scherzer throws to a Los Angeles Dodgers batter during the first inning of a baseball game Friday, April 20, 2018, in Los Angeles.(AP Photo/Jae C. Hong). Washington Nationals starting pitcher Max Scherzer throws to a Los Angeles Dodgers batter during the first inning of a baseball game Friday, April 20, 2018, in Los Angeles.
    Max Scherzer scattered four hits over six innings against Clayton Kershaw in the 13th all-time meeting of three-time Cy Young Award winners and the Nationals beat the Dodgers 5-2.More >>
    Max Scherzer scattered four hits over six innings against Clayton Kershaw in the 13th all-time meeting of three-time Cy Young Award winners and the Nationals beat the Dodgers 5-2.More >>
  • Gurriel Jr. has 3 RBIs in MLB debut, Blue Jays top Yanks 8-5

    Gurriel Jr. has 3 RBIs in MLB debut, Blue Jays top Yanks 8-5

    Saturday, April 21 2018 1:48 AM EDT2018-04-21 05:48:31 GMT
    (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson). Toronto Blue Jays' Lourdes Gurriel Jr. connects for a two-run base hit against the New York Yankees during the fourth inning of a baseball game, Friday, April 20, 2018, in New York.(AP Photo/Julie Jacobson). Toronto Blue Jays' Lourdes Gurriel Jr. connects for a two-run base hit against the New York Yankees during the fourth inning of a baseball game, Friday, April 20, 2018, in New York.
    Lourdes Gurriel Jr. made an impressive major league debut with two hits and three RBIs as the Toronto Blue Jays beat the New York Yankees 8-5.More >>
    Lourdes Gurriel Jr. made an impressive major league debut with two hits and three RBIs as the Toronto Blue Jays beat the New York Yankees 8-5.More >>
  • Cespedes has go-ahead single as Mets top Braves in 12th

    Cespedes has go-ahead single as Mets top Braves in 12th

    Saturday, April 21 2018 12:47 AM EDT2018-04-21 04:47:16 GMT
    (AP Photo/John Bazemore). A fan interferes with Atlanta Braves right fielder Nick Markakis (22)  who tries to catch a foul ball by New York Mets' Asdrubal Cabrera in the sixth inning of a baseball game Friday, April 20, 2018, in Atlanta. After a video ...(AP Photo/John Bazemore). A fan interferes with Atlanta Braves right fielder Nick Markakis (22) who tries to catch a foul ball by New York Mets' Asdrubal Cabrera in the sixth inning of a baseball game Friday, April 20, 2018, in Atlanta. After a video ...
    Yoenis Cespedes overcomes 4 strikeouts to hit tiebreaking single in 12th, giving Mets 5-3 win over Braves.More >>
    Yoenis Cespedes overcomes 4 strikeouts to hit tiebreaking single in 12th, giving Mets 5-3 win over Braves.More >>
  • Padres' Ross loses no-hit bid with 2 outs in 8th vs D-backs

    Padres' Ross loses no-hit bid with 2 outs in 8th vs D-backs

    Saturday, April 21 2018 12:26 AM EDT2018-04-21 04:26:49 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt York). San Diego Padres starting pitcher Tyson Ross throws against the Arizona Diamondbacks during the first inning of a baseball game Friday, April 20, 2018, in Phoenix.(AP Photo/Matt York). San Diego Padres starting pitcher Tyson Ross throws against the Arizona Diamondbacks during the first inning of a baseball game Friday, April 20, 2018, in Phoenix.
    Tyson Ross of the San Diego Padres is pitching a no-hitter through seven innings against the Arizona Diamondbacks.More >>
    Tyson Ross of the San Diego Padres is pitching a no-hitter through seven innings against the Arizona Diamondbacks.More >>
  • What gets a manager fired? One really bad stretch

    What gets a manager fired? One really bad stretch

    Friday, April 20 2018 4:07 PM EDT2018-04-20 20:07:31 GMT
    (AP Photo/John Minchillo, File). FILE - In this Aug. 23, 2017, file photo, Cincinnati Reds manager Bryan Price, center, waits on the mound after removing starting pitcher Asher Wojciechowski during the fourth inning of a baseball game against the Chica...(AP Photo/John Minchillo, File). FILE - In this Aug. 23, 2017, file photo, Cincinnati Reds manager Bryan Price, center, waits on the mound after removing starting pitcher Asher Wojciechowski during the fourth inning of a baseball game against the Chica...
    The line for losing a job is clear in most professional sports _ cross the front office, wrangle with the star player, flame out in the playoffs, or put together one historically bad run at the start of a season.More >>
    The line for losing a job is clear in most professional sports _ cross the front office, wrangle with the star player, flame out in the playoffs, or put together one historically bad run at the start of a season.More >>
  • Betts, Benintendi lead sizzling Red Sox past Angels, 8-2

    Betts, Benintendi lead sizzling Red Sox past Angels, 8-2

    Friday, April 20 2018 2:59 AM EDT2018-04-20 06:59:46 GMT
    (AP Photo/Chris Carlson). Boston Red Sox's Mookie Betts celebrates his home run with Andrew Benintendi, during the first inning of a baseball game against the Anaheim Angels in Anaheim, Calif., Thursday, April 19, 2018.(AP Photo/Chris Carlson). Boston Red Sox's Mookie Betts celebrates his home run with Andrew Benintendi, during the first inning of a baseball game against the Anaheim Angels in Anaheim, Calif., Thursday, April 19, 2018.
    The Boston Red Sox completed a dominant sweep of the AL West-leading Los Angeles Angels with an 8-2 victory.More >>
    The Boston Red Sox completed a dominant sweep of the AL West-leading Los Angeles Angels with an 8-2 victory.More >>
  • LEADING OFF: Scherzer vs Kershaw; Riggleman takes over

    LEADING OFF: Scherzer vs Kershaw; Riggleman takes over

    Friday, April 20 2018 2:58 AM EDT2018-04-20 06:58:48 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin). FILE - This is a 2018 file photo showing bench coach Jim Riggleman of the Cincinnati Reds baseball team, in Goodyear, Ariz. The Reds fired Bryan Price on Thursday, April 19, 2018, after their 3-15 start, the first manageria...(AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin). FILE - This is a 2018 file photo showing bench coach Jim Riggleman of the Cincinnati Reds baseball team, in Goodyear, Ariz. The Reds fired Bryan Price on Thursday, April 19, 2018, after their 3-15 start, the first manageria...
    LEADING OFF: Scherzer to face Kershaw in rare matchup of 3-time Cy Young Award winners; Riggleman begins 4th stint as an interim manager.More >>
    LEADING OFF: Scherzer to face Kershaw in rare matchup of 3-time Cy Young Award winners; Riggleman begins 4th stint as an interim manager.More >>
  • Reds fire manager Bryan Price after 3-15 start

    Reds fire manager Bryan Price after 3-15 start

    Friday, April 20 2018 2:19 AM EDT2018-04-20 06:19:59 GMT
    The Reds have fired Bryan Price after a 3-15 start, the first managerial change in the major leagues this season.More >>
    The Reds have fired Bryan Price after a 3-15 start, the first managerial change in the major leagues this season.More >>
  • Braves' Freeman avoids second major injury to wrist

    Braves' Freeman avoids second major injury to wrist

    Thursday, April 19 2018 6:38 PM EDT2018-04-19 22:38:44 GMT
    (Curtis Compton/Atlanta Journal-Constitution via AP). Atlanta Braves' Freddie Freeman leaves the field with a trainer as manager Brian Snitker watches after Freeman was hit by a pitch by Philadelphia Phillies' Hoby Milner during the eighth inning of a ...(Curtis Compton/Atlanta Journal-Constitution via AP). Atlanta Braves' Freddie Freeman leaves the field with a trainer as manager Brian Snitker watches after Freeman was hit by a pitch by Philadelphia Phillies' Hoby Milner during the eighth inning of a ...
    Braves' Freddie Freeman returns to lineup after avoiding major injury to wrist he broke last year.More >>
    Braves' Freddie Freeman returns to lineup after avoiding major injury to wrist he broke last year.More >>
  • LEADING OFF: Stanton tries to break slump, Freeman injured

    LEADING OFF: Stanton tries to break slump, Freeman injured

    Thursday, April 19 2018 9:16 AM EDT2018-04-19 13:16:48 GMT
    (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson). New York Yankees' Giancarlo Stanton walks back to the dugout after striking out against the Miami Marlins during the seventh inning of a baseball game, Monday, April 16, 2018, in New York.(AP Photo/Julie Jacobson). New York Yankees' Giancarlo Stanton walks back to the dugout after striking out against the Miami Marlins during the seventh inning of a baseball game, Monday, April 16, 2018, in New York.
    LEADING OFF: Stanton tries to break pinstripe slump, Freeman hopes for best on wrist, Ohtani could return to lineup.More >>
    LEADING OFF: Stanton tries to break pinstripe slump, Freeman hopes for best on wrist, Ohtani could return to lineup.More >>
  • LaMarre's single lifts Twins over Indians 2-1 in 16 innings

    LaMarre's single lifts Twins over Indians 2-1 in 16 innings

    Thursday, April 19 2018 8:48 AM EDT2018-04-19 12:48:35 GMT
    (AP Photo/Carlos Giusti). Minnesota Twins starting pitcher Jose Berrios throws in the fourth inning of the final game of a two-game Mayor League Series against the Cleveland Indians at the Hiram Bithorn Stadium in San Juan, Puerto Rico, Wednesday, Apri...(AP Photo/Carlos Giusti). Minnesota Twins starting pitcher Jose Berrios throws in the fourth inning of the final game of a two-game Mayor League Series against the Cleveland Indians at the Hiram Bithorn Stadium in San Juan, Puerto Rico, Wednesday, Apri...
    Just enough power: Eddie Rosario scores winning run in 16th inning as Twins top Indians 2-1.More >>
    Just enough power: Eddie Rosario scores winning run in 16th inning as Twins top Indians 2-1.More >>
  • Mets rally for 9 runs in 8th inning to stun Nationals, 11-5

    Mets rally for 9 runs in 8th inning to stun Nationals, 11-5

    Thursday, April 19 2018 8:32 AM EDT2018-04-19 12:32:59 GMT
    (AP Photo/Kathy Willens). New York Mets' Yoenis Cespedes celebrates with teammates in the dugout after hitting a grand slam in the eighth inning of a baseball game against the Washington Nationals, Wednesday, April 18, 2018, in New York.(AP Photo/Kathy Willens). New York Mets' Yoenis Cespedes celebrates with teammates in the dugout after hitting a grand slam in the eighth inning of a baseball game against the Washington Nationals, Wednesday, April 18, 2018, in New York.
    Yoenis Cespedes launched a grand slam during a nine-run outburst in the eighth inning that rallied the New York Mets past the Washington Nationals 11-5, preventing a three-game sweep.More >>
    Yoenis Cespedes launched a grand slam during a nine-run outburst in the eighth inning that rallied the New York Mets past the Washington Nationals 11-5, preventing a three-game sweep.More >>
  • Indians-Twins play on, even after blackout hits San Juan

    Indians-Twins play on, even after blackout hits San Juan

    Thursday, April 19 2018 2:24 AM EDT2018-04-19 06:24:24 GMT
    San Juan mayor: Baseball game between Minnesota and Cleveland in is still on despite island-wide blackout hitting Puerto Rico.More >>
    San Juan mayor: Baseball game between Minnesota and Cleveland in is still on despite island-wide blackout hitting Puerto Rico.More >>
  • Cards-Cubs called off, MLB's 25th postponement in 3 weeks

    Cards-Cubs called off, MLB's 25th postponement in 3 weeks

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 9:52 PM EDT2018-04-19 01:52:42 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt Marton). The tarp lays on Wrigley Field after a baseball game between the Atlanta Braves and the Chicago Cubs was postponed on Sunday, April 15, 2018, in Chicago. The game is rescheduled for Monday, May 14, 2018.(AP Photo/Matt Marton). The tarp lays on Wrigley Field after a baseball game between the Atlanta Braves and the Chicago Cubs was postponed on Sunday, April 15, 2018, in Chicago. The game is rescheduled for Monday, May 14, 2018.
    The game between the St. Louis Cardinals and Chicago Cubs was called off because of wintry weather, the 25th postponement in the first three weeks of the major league season.More >>
    The game between the St. Louis Cardinals and Chicago Cubs was called off because of wintry weather, the 25th postponement in the first three weeks of the major league season.More >>
  • Slugger Jose Bautista, Braves agree to minor league deal

    Slugger Jose Bautista, Braves agree to minor league deal

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 6:37 PM EDT2018-04-18 22:37:08 GMT
    (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez, File). FILE - In this June 20, 2017, file photo, Toronto Blue Jays' Jose Bautista follows through on a fly out to center in the fourth inning of a baseball game as Texas Rangers catcher Jonathan Lucroy, right, watches, in Arli...(AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez, File). FILE - In this June 20, 2017, file photo, Toronto Blue Jays' Jose Bautista follows through on a fly out to center in the fourth inning of a baseball game as Texas Rangers catcher Jonathan Lucroy, right, watches, in Arli...
    The Atlanta Braves have agreed to a minor league contract with six-time All-Star Jose Bautista, a low-risk move to potentially bolster a lineup that has Ryan Flaherty at third base.More >>
    The Atlanta Braves have agreed to a minor league contract with six-time All-Star Jose Bautista, a low-risk move to potentially bolster a lineup that has Ryan Flaherty at third base.More >>
  • Big fish struggling to catch on: Stanton slumping in Bronx

    Big fish struggling to catch on: Stanton slumping in Bronx

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 5:56 PM EDT2018-04-18 21:56:40 GMT
    (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson). New York Yankees' Giancarlo Stanton reacts after striking out against the Miami Marlins during the eighth inning of a baseball game Tuesday, April 17, 2018, in New York.(AP Photo/Julie Jacobson). New York Yankees' Giancarlo Stanton reacts after striking out against the Miami Marlins during the eighth inning of a baseball game Tuesday, April 17, 2018, in New York.
    Big fish struggling to catch on: Stanton slumping in Bronx.More >>
    Big fish struggling to catch on: Stanton slumping in Bronx.More >>
  • LEADING OFF: Cole chases Johnson, Ryan for Astros' K mark

    LEADING OFF: Cole chases Johnson, Ryan for Astros' K mark

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 1:46 PM EDT2018-04-18 17:46:24 GMT
    (AP Photo/Eric Christian Smith, File). FILE - In this April 7, 2018, file photo, Houston Astros starting pitcher Gerrit Cole delivers during the first inning of a baseball game against the San Diego Padres in Houston. Cole can become the first Astros p...(AP Photo/Eric Christian Smith, File). FILE - In this April 7, 2018, file photo, Houston Astros starting pitcher Gerrit Cole delivers during the first inning of a baseball game against the San Diego Padres in Houston. Cole can become the first Astros p...
    LEADING OFF: Cole chases Johnson, Ryan for Astros' K mark; Jose Berrios to start in his native Puerto Rico.More >>
    LEADING OFF: Cole chases Johnson, Ryan for Astros' K mark; Jose Berrios to start in his native Puerto Rico.More >>
  • Betts hits 3 HR, Red Sox oust Angels' Ohtani early, win 10-1

    Betts hits 3 HR, Red Sox oust Angels' Ohtani early, win 10-1

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 11:05 AM EDT2018-04-18 15:05:48 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong). Boston Red Sox's Mookie Betts rounds the bases after hitting a solo home run off Los Angeles Angels starting pitcher Shohei Ohtani during the first inning of a baseball game, Tuesday, April 17, 2018, in Anaheim, Calif.(AP Photo/Jae C. Hong). Boston Red Sox's Mookie Betts rounds the bases after hitting a solo home run off Los Angeles Angels starting pitcher Shohei Ohtani during the first inning of a baseball game, Tuesday, April 17, 2018, in Anaheim, Calif.
    The Boston Red Sox chased Shohei Ohtani just two innings into his third big-league start, beating the Los Angeles Angels 10-1.More >>
    The Boston Red Sox chased Shohei Ohtani just two innings into his third big-league start, beating the Los Angeles Angels 10-1.More >>
  • Belt's check-swing ruins Corbin's no-no, Dbacks 1-hit Giants

    Belt's check-swing ruins Corbin's no-no, Dbacks 1-hit Giants

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 10:05 AM EDT2018-04-18 14:05:39 GMT
    (AP Photo/Rick Scuteri). Arizona Diamondbacks pitcher Patrick Corbin throws in the first inning during a baseball game against the San Francisco Giants, Tuesday, April 17, 2018, in Phoenix.(AP Photo/Rick Scuteri). Arizona Diamondbacks pitcher Patrick Corbin throws in the first inning during a baseball game against the San Francisco Giants, Tuesday, April 17, 2018, in Phoenix.
    Patrick Corbin lost his no-hit bid on a checked-swing infield single with two outs in the eighth inning but finished a one-hitter to lift the Arizona Diamondbacks over the San Francisco Giants 1-0.More >>
    Patrick Corbin lost his no-hit bid on a checked-swing infield single with two outs in the eighth inning but finished a one-hitter to lift the Arizona Diamondbacks over the San Francisco Giants 1-0.More >>
  • A homer at home: Lindor's shot helps Indians top Twins 6-1

    A homer at home: Lindor's shot helps Indians top Twins 6-1

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 9:26 AM EDT2018-04-18 13:26:27 GMT
    (AP Photo/Carlos Giusti). Cleveland Indians' infielder Francisco Lindor celebrates a home run against the Cincinnati Indians during the fifth inning of game one of a two-game MLB Series at Hiram Bithorn Stadium in San Juan, Puerto Rico, Tuesday, April ...(AP Photo/Carlos Giusti). Cleveland Indians' infielder Francisco Lindor celebrates a home run against the Cincinnati Indians during the fifth inning of game one of a two-game MLB Series at Hiram Bithorn Stadium in San Juan, Puerto Rico, Tuesday, April ...
    Francisco Lindor homered in his native Puerto Rico, Corey Kluber allowed one run in 6 2/3 innings and the Cleveland Indians beat the Minnesota Twins 6-1 in the first regular-season game on the island commonwealth...More >>
    Francisco Lindor homered in his native Puerto Rico, Corey Kluber allowed one run in 6 2/3 innings and the Cleveland Indians beat the Minnesota Twins 6-1 in the first regular-season game on the island commonwealth since 2010.More >>
  • On eve of MLB games, mayor says San Juan 'open for business'

    On eve of MLB games, mayor says San Juan 'open for business'

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 3:28 AM EDT2018-04-18 07:28:03 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ricardo Arduengo, File). FILE - In this Feb. 6, 2015, file photo, Puerto Rico plays Dominican Republic at the Caribbean Series baseball tournament at Hiram Bithorn Stadium in San Juan, Puerto Rico. The Cleveland Indians and Minnesota Twins pl...(AP Photo/Ricardo Arduengo, File). FILE - In this Feb. 6, 2015, file photo, Puerto Rico plays Dominican Republic at the Caribbean Series baseball tournament at Hiram Bithorn Stadium in San Juan, Puerto Rico. The Cleveland Indians and Minnesota Twins pl...
    San Juan Mayor Carmen Yulin Cruz says she's hopeful that Twins-Indians series leads to more MLB games in Puerto Rico, and soon.More >>
    San Juan Mayor Carmen Yulin Cruz says she's hopeful that Twins-Indians series leads to more MLB games in Puerto Rico, and soon.More >>
  • Angels' Ohtani gets blister vs Boston, lasts only 2 innings

    Angels' Ohtani gets blister vs Boston, lasts only 2 innings

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 1:46 AM EDT2018-04-18 05:46:55 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong). Los Angeles Angels starting pitcher Shohei Ohtani, of Japan, gestures while pitching against the Boston Red Sox during the first inning of a baseball game Tuesday, April 17, 2018, in Anaheim, Calif.(AP Photo/Jae C. Hong). Los Angeles Angels starting pitcher Shohei Ohtani, of Japan, gestures while pitching against the Boston Red Sox during the first inning of a baseball game Tuesday, April 17, 2018, in Anaheim, Calif.
    Shohei Ohtani's third start for the Los Angeles Angels has lasted only two innings.More >>
    Shohei Ohtani's third start for the Los Angeles Angels has lasted only two innings.More >>
  • Belt's check-swing 1B breaks up Corbin's no-hit bid in 8th

    Belt's check-swing 1B breaks up Corbin's no-hit bid in 8th

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 12:06 AM EDT2018-04-18 04:06:14 GMT
    (AP Photo/Rick Scuteri). Arizona Diamondbacks pitcher Patrick Corbin throws in the first inning during a baseball game against the San Francisco Giants, Tuesday, April 17, 2018, in Phoenix.(AP Photo/Rick Scuteri). Arizona Diamondbacks pitcher Patrick Corbin throws in the first inning during a baseball game against the San Francisco Giants, Tuesday, April 17, 2018, in Phoenix.
    Arizona Diamondbacks left-hander Patrick Corbin has not allowed a hit through seven innings against the San Francisco Giants.More >>
    Arizona Diamondbacks left-hander Patrick Corbin has not allowed a hit through seven innings against the San Francisco Giants.More >>
  • Indians prospect sues over deal that ties up future earnings

    Indians prospect sues over deal that ties up future earnings

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 6:06 PM EDT2018-04-17 22:06:20 GMT
    (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio). FILE  - In this Feb. 26, 2018 file photo Cleveland Indians' Francisco Mejia connects for a two-run home run during the fifth inning of a spring training baseball game against the Milwaukee Brewers in Maryvale, Ariz. Mejia is s...(AP Photo/Carlos Osorio). FILE - In this Feb. 26, 2018 file photo Cleveland Indians' Francisco Mejia connects for a two-run home run during the fifth inning of a spring training baseball game against the Milwaukee Brewers in Maryvale, Ariz. Mejia is s...
    A top Cleveland Indians prospect is suing a company he claims gave him $360,000 in exchange for a 10-percent stake in his future earnings that could end up amounting to many millions of dollars.More >>
    A top Cleveland Indians prospect is suing a company he claims gave him $360,000 in exchange for a 10-percent stake in his future earnings that could end up amounting to many millions of dollars.More >>
  • LEADING OFF: Ohtani day, baseball in San Juan, DH in Toronto

    LEADING OFF: Ohtani day, baseball in San Juan, DH in Toronto

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 5:08 PM EDT2018-04-17 21:08:33 GMT
    (AP Photo/Carlos Giusti). Cleveland Indians All-Star shortstop Francisco Lindor visits his former grammar school, Villa Marina Elementary School, to lead a special baseball clinic for approximately 250 students in Gurabo, Puerto Rico, Monday, April 16,...(AP Photo/Carlos Giusti). Cleveland Indians All-Star shortstop Francisco Lindor visits his former grammar school, Villa Marina Elementary School, to lead a special baseball clinic for approximately 250 students in Gurabo, Puerto Rico, Monday, April 16,...
    LEADING OFF: Ohtani day, baseball in San Juan, DH in Toronto.More >>
    LEADING OFF: Ohtani day, baseball in San Juan, DH in Toronto.More >>
  • Didi hits 2 HRs, Stanton hitless vs Marlins, Yanks romp 12-1

    Didi hits 2 HRs, Stanton hitless vs Marlins, Yanks romp 12-1

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 11:46 AM EDT2018-04-17 15:46:06 GMT
    (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson). New York Yankees' Didi Gregorius is congratulated by third base coach Phil Nevin (53) after hitting a solo home run against the Miami Marlins during the seventh inning of a baseball game, Monday, April 16, 2018, in New York.(AP Photo/Julie Jacobson). New York Yankees' Didi Gregorius is congratulated by third base coach Phil Nevin (53) after hitting a solo home run against the Miami Marlins during the seventh inning of a baseball game, Monday, April 16, 2018, in New York.
    Didi Gregorius homered twice for the second time this season, Gary Sanchez had three hits and three RBIs, and the New York Yankees romped to a 12-1 victory over Derek Jeter's Miami Marlins.More >>
    Didi Gregorius homered twice for the second time this season, Gary Sanchez had three hits and three RBIs, and the New York Yankees romped to a 12-1 victory over Derek Jeter's Miami Marlins.More >>
  • Shear Power! Bryce Harper breaks bat in two on long home run

    Shear Power! Bryce Harper breaks bat in two on long home run

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 11:27 AM EDT2018-04-17 15:27:05 GMT
    (AP Photo/Kathy Willens). Washington Nationals' Bryce Harper hits a solo home run in the first inning of a baseball game against the New York Mets, Monday, April 16, 2018, in New York.(AP Photo/Kathy Willens). Washington Nationals' Bryce Harper hits a solo home run in the first inning of a baseball game against the New York Mets, Monday, April 16, 2018, in New York.
    This was shear power by Bryce Harper.More >>
    This was shear power by Bryce Harper.More >>
  • Rays' Kiermaier will miss 2 to 3 months with thumb injury

    Rays' Kiermaier will miss 2 to 3 months with thumb injury

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 1:31 AM EDT2018-04-17 05:31:39 GMT
    (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara). Tampa Bay Rays' Kevin Kiermaier, left, has his hand looked at by team trainer Joe Bench, center, and manager Kevin Cash, right, after injuring it while sliding into second base during the first inning of a baseball game agains...(AP Photo/Chris O'Meara). Tampa Bay Rays' Kevin Kiermaier, left, has his hand looked at by team trainer Joe Bench, center, and manager Kevin Cash, right, after injuring it while sliding into second base during the first inning of a baseball game agains...
    Tampa Bay's Kevin Kiermaier tearsrn ligament in right thumb, 2 to 3 months.More >>
    Tampa Bay's Kevin Kiermaier tearsrn ligament in right thumb, 2 to 3 months.More >>
  • Harper hits broken-bat HR, helps Nats rally past Mets 8-6

    Harper hits broken-bat HR, helps Nats rally past Mets 8-6

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 12:26 AM EDT2018-04-17 04:26:01 GMT
    (AP Photo/Kathy Willens). Washington Nationals' Bryce Harper hits a solo home run in the first inning of a baseball game against the New York Mets, Monday, April 16, 2018, in New York.(AP Photo/Kathy Willens). Washington Nationals' Bryce Harper hits a solo home run in the first inning of a baseball game against the New York Mets, Monday, April 16, 2018, in New York.
    Bryce Harper hit a startling, broken-bat homer early, then grounded a key single during a six-run surge in the eighth inning that sent the Washington Nationals past the New York Mets 8-6.More >>
    Bryce Harper hit a startling, broken-bat homer early, then grounded a key single during a six-run surge in the eighth inning that sent the Washington Nationals past the New York Mets 8-6.More >>
  • Indians donate $37,000 for hurricane relief in Puerto Rico

    Indians donate $37,000 for hurricane relief in Puerto Rico

    Monday, April 16 2018 1:08 PM EDT2018-04-16 17:08:53 GMT
    (AP Photo/Carlos Giusti). Cleveland Indians All-Star shortstop Francisco Lindor visits his former grammar school, Villa Marina Elementary School, to lead a special baseball clinic for approximately 250 students in Gurabo, Puerto Rico, Monday, April 16,...(AP Photo/Carlos Giusti). Cleveland Indians All-Star shortstop Francisco Lindor visits his former grammar school, Villa Marina Elementary School, to lead a special baseball clinic for approximately 250 students in Gurabo, Puerto Rico, Monday, April 16,...
    The Cleveland Indians have donated an additional $37,000 to help hurricane recovery.More >>
    The Cleveland Indians have donated an additional $37,000 to help hurricane recovery.More >>
  • Colon perfect into 8th, Rangers beat Astros 3-1 in 10

    Colon perfect into 8th, Rangers beat Astros 3-1 in 10

    Monday, April 16 2018 12:53 PM EDT2018-04-16 16:53:04 GMT
    (AP Photo/Michael Wyke). Texas Rangers' starting pitcher Bartolo Colon throws against the Houston Astros during the first inning of a baseball game Sunday, April 15, 2018, in Houston.(AP Photo/Michael Wyke). Texas Rangers' starting pitcher Bartolo Colon throws against the Houston Astros during the first inning of a baseball game Sunday, April 15, 2018, in Houston.
    Bartolo Colon carried a perfect game into the eighth inning and Robinson Chirinos drove in all three runs for the Texas Rangers during their 3-1 victory over the Houston Astros in 10 innings.More >>
    Bartolo Colon carried a perfect game into the eighth inning and Robinson Chirinos drove in all three runs for the Texas Rangers during their 3-1 victory over the Houston Astros in 10 innings.More >>
  • Pitch framing tactics under a bit more scrutiny

    Pitch framing tactics under a bit more scrutiny

    Monday, April 16 2018 10:13 AM EDT2018-04-16 14:13:33 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson). St. Louis Cardinals catcher Yadier Molina, right, throws off his mask as he argues with Arizona Diamondbacks manager Torey Lovullo during an altercation in the second inning of a baseball game Sunday, April 8, 2018, in St. Lou...(AP Photo/Jeff Roberson). St. Louis Cardinals catcher Yadier Molina, right, throws off his mask as he argues with Arizona Diamondbacks manager Torey Lovullo during an altercation in the second inning of a baseball game Sunday, April 8, 2018, in St. Lou...
    The concept of pitch framing is not exactly new, but it certainly seems to be under a bit more scrutiny now.More >>
    The concept of pitch framing is not exactly new, but it certainly seems to be under a bit more scrutiny now.More >>
  • Bartolo Colon loses no-hit bid for Rangers in 8th vs Astros

    Bartolo Colon loses no-hit bid for Rangers in 8th vs Astros

    Sunday, April 15 2018 11:31 PM EDT2018-04-16 03:31:57 GMT
    (AP Photo/Michael Wyke). Texas Rangers' starting pitcher Bartolo Colon throws against the Houston Astros during the first inning of a baseball game Sunday, April 15, 2018, in Houston.(AP Photo/Michael Wyke). Texas Rangers' starting pitcher Bartolo Colon throws against the Houston Astros during the first inning of a baseball game Sunday, April 15, 2018, in Houston.
    Bartolo Colon is pitching a perfect game through seven innings for the Texas Rangers against the World Series champion Houston Astros.More >>
    Bartolo Colon is pitching a perfect game through seven innings for the Texas Rangers against the World Series champion Houston Astros.More >>
  • No Game Today: Wintry weather, plenty of MLB postponements

    No Game Today: Wintry weather, plenty of MLB postponements

    Sunday, April 15 2018 10:59 PM EDT2018-04-16 02:59:51 GMT
    (John Sleezer/The Kansas City Star via AP). Ice forms on the railing above the fountains before a baseball game between the Kansas City Royals and Los Angeles Angels on Sunday, April 15, 2018, at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Mo.(John Sleezer/The Kansas City Star via AP). Ice forms on the railing above the fountains before a baseball game between the Kansas City Royals and Los Angeles Angels on Sunday, April 15, 2018, at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Mo.
    Major League Baseball schedule hit hard by wet, cold April, filling up summer schedule.More >>
    Major League Baseball schedule hit hard by wet, cold April, filling up summer schedule.More >>
  • LEADING OFF: Stanton sees Marlins, White Sox warm up

    LEADING OFF: Stanton sees Marlins, White Sox warm up

    Sunday, April 15 2018 9:20 PM EDT2018-04-16 01:20:54 GMT
    (AP Photo/Gary Landers). St. Louis Cardinals' Harrison Bader, front right, and Jose Martinez, front left, celebrate their 3-2 win over the Cincinnati Reds in a baseball game, Sunday, April 15, 2018, in Cincinnati.(AP Photo/Gary Landers). St. Louis Cardinals' Harrison Bader, front right, and Jose Martinez, front left, celebrate their 3-2 win over the Cincinnati Reds in a baseball game, Sunday, April 15, 2018, in Cincinnati.
    LEADING OFF: Giancarlo Stanton sees former Miami teammates at Yankee Stadium, White Sox warm up in California, Cards-Cubs renew rivalry.More >>
    LEADING OFF: Giancarlo Stanton sees former Miami teammates at Yankee Stadium, White Sox warm up in California, Cards-Cubs renew rivalry.More >>
  • Robinson's daughter says black MLBers reluctant to speak out

    Robinson's daughter says black MLBers reluctant to speak out

    Sunday, April 15 2018 9:20 PM EDT2018-04-16 01:20:05 GMT
    (AP Photo/Kathy Willens). Sharon Robinson, daughter of Jackie Robinson, speaks to reporters before a baseball game between the New York Mets and the Milwaukee Brewers on Jackie Robinson Day, Sunday, April 15, 2018, in New York.(AP Photo/Kathy Willens). Sharon Robinson, daughter of Jackie Robinson, speaks to reporters before a baseball game between the New York Mets and the Milwaukee Brewers on Jackie Robinson Day, Sunday, April 15, 2018, in New York.
    Jackie Robinson's daughter thinks black baseball players are more reluctant to speak publicly about racial issues than their NFL and NBA colleagues because they constitute a lower percentage of rosters.More >>
    Jackie Robinson's daughter thinks black baseball players are more reluctant to speak publicly about racial issues than their NFL and NBA colleagues because they constitute a lower percentage of rosters.More >>
  • 'People are still suffering': MLB back in storm-hit San Juan

    'People are still suffering': MLB back in storm-hit San Juan

    Sunday, April 15 2018 9:00 PM EDT2018-04-16 01:00:33 GMT
    (AP Photo/Carlos Giusti, File). FILE - In this Oct. 19, 2017, file photo, homes in the Cantera area are covered with FEMA tarps, where buildings from the Hato Rey area stand in the background in San Juan, Puerto Rico. The Federal Emergency Management A...(AP Photo/Carlos Giusti, File). FILE - In this Oct. 19, 2017, file photo, homes in the Cantera area are covered with FEMA tarps, where buildings from the Hato Rey area stand in the background in San Juan, Puerto Rico. The Federal Emergency Management A...
    Major League Baseball returns to Puerto Rico this week, when Cleveland and Minnesota visit the storm-ravaged island.More >>
    Major League Baseball returns to Puerto Rico this week, when Cleveland and Minnesota visit the storm-ravaged island.More >>
  • Flores, Syndergaard help Mets top Brewers 3-2 for 12-2 start

    Flores, Syndergaard help Mets top Brewers 3-2 for 12-2 start

    Sunday, April 15 2018 8:49 PM EDT2018-04-16 00:49:39 GMT
    (AP Photo/Kathy Willens). New York Mets left fielder Yoenis Cespedes, right, douses teammate Wilmer Flores after Flores hit a ninth-inning walkoff home run in a baseball game against the Milwaukee Brewers, Sunday, April 15, 2018, in New York.(AP Photo/Kathy Willens). New York Mets left fielder Yoenis Cespedes, right, douses teammate Wilmer Flores after Flores hit a ninth-inning walkoff home run in a baseball game against the Milwaukee Brewers, Sunday, April 15, 2018, in New York.
    Wilmer Flores hit a game-winning home run with two outs in the bottom of the ninth inning and the New York Mets beat the Milwaukee Brewers 3-2 to improve the best start in team history to 12-2.More >>
    Wilmer Flores hit a game-winning home run with two outs in the bottom of the ninth inning and the New York Mets beat the Milwaukee Brewers 3-2 to improve the best start in team history to 12-2.More >>
  • Red Sox move to MLB-best 13-2; Phils' win streak at 6

    Red Sox move to MLB-best 13-2; Phils' win streak at 6

    Sunday, April 15 2018 8:18 PM EDT2018-04-16 00:18:17 GMT
    (AP Photo/Steven Senne). Boston Red Sox's Mitch Moreland is welcomed to the dugout after scoring on a ground-rule double hit by Tzu-Wei Lin, of Taiwan, in the sixth inning of a baseball game against the Baltimore Orioles, Sunday, April 15, 2018, in Bos...(AP Photo/Steven Senne). Boston Red Sox's Mitch Moreland is welcomed to the dugout after scoring on a ground-rule double hit by Tzu-Wei Lin, of Taiwan, in the sixth inning of a baseball game against the Baltimore Orioles, Sunday, April 15, 2018, in Bos...
    Andrew Benintendi got three hits and the Boston Red Sox extended the best start in their 118-year history, beating the Baltimore Orioles 3-1 Sunday at frigid Fenway Park.More >>
    Andrew Benintendi got three hits and the Boston Red Sox extended the best start in their 118-year history, beating the Baltimore Orioles 3-1 Sunday at frigid Fenway Park.More >>
  • Red Sox off to best start in 118-year history; beat O's 10-3

    Red Sox off to best start in 118-year history; beat O's 10-3

    Sunday, April 15 2018 4:29 PM EDT2018-04-15 20:29:35 GMT
    (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer). Boston Red Sox's Hanley Ramirez runs on his two-run double during the fourth inning of a baseball game against the Baltimore Orioles in Boston, Saturday, April 14, 2018.(AP Photo/Michael Dwyer). Boston Red Sox's Hanley Ramirez runs on his two-run double during the fourth inning of a baseball game against the Baltimore Orioles in Boston, Saturday, April 14, 2018.
    Hanley Ramirez hit a two-run homer and drove in three runs, and the Boston Red Sox beat the Baltimore Orioles 10-3 on Saturday to get to 12-2 _ the best start in their 118-year history.More >>
    Hanley Ramirez hit a two-run homer and drove in three runs, and the Boston Red Sox beat the Baltimore Orioles 10-3 on Saturday to get to 12-2 _ the best start in their 118-year history.More >>
  • Yankees-Tigers doubleheader postponed; now set for June 4

    Yankees-Tigers doubleheader postponed; now set for June 4

    Sunday, April 15 2018 2:52 PM EDT2018-04-15 18:52:56 GMT
    (AP Photo/Noah Trister). The field is covered as the Yankees and Tigers were rained out Saturday, April 14, 2018 in Detroit.  The Yankees beat the Tigers 8-6 on Friday night, and the teams will try to play a split doubleheader Sunday to finish this thr...(AP Photo/Noah Trister). The field is covered as the Yankees and Tigers were rained out Saturday, April 14, 2018 in Detroit. The Yankees beat the Tigers 8-6 on Friday night, and the teams will try to play a split doubleheader Sunday to finish this thr...
    The first game of the split doubleheader between the New York Yankees and Detroit Tigers has been postponed because of rain.More >>
    The first game of the split doubleheader between the New York Yankees and Detroit Tigers has been postponed because of rain.More >>
  • Braves-Cubs series finale postponed by rain

    Braves-Cubs series finale postponed by rain

    Sunday, April 15 2018 2:18 PM EDT2018-04-15 18:18:08 GMT
    (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh). Baseball fans watch during the seventh inning of a baseball game between the Chicago Cubs and the Atlanta Braves, Saturday, April 14, 2018, in Chicago. The Cubs won 14-10.(AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh). Baseball fans watch during the seventh inning of a baseball game between the Chicago Cubs and the Atlanta Braves, Saturday, April 14, 2018, in Chicago. The Cubs won 14-10.
    The series finale between the Atlanta Braves and Chicago Cubs has been postponed by rain.More >>
    The series finale between the Atlanta Braves and Chicago Cubs has been postponed by rain.More >>
  • Blue Jays-Indians postponed again; doubleheader on May 3

    Blue Jays-Indians postponed again; doubleheader on May 3

    Sunday, April 15 2018 12:40 PM EDT2018-04-15 16:40:00 GMT
    (AP Photo/David Dermer). A tarp covers the field during a rain delay of a baseball game between the Toronto Blue Jays and Cleveland Indians, Saturday, April 14, 2018, in Cleveland.(AP Photo/David Dermer). A tarp covers the field during a rain delay of a baseball game between the Toronto Blue Jays and Cleveland Indians, Saturday, April 14, 2018, in Cleveland.
    Blue Jays-Indians postponed by rain for second straight day. Teams will play traditional doubleheader on May 3 at 1:10 p.m. at Progressive Field. Toronto ended Cleveland's five-game winning streak with an 8-4...More >>
    Blue Jays-Indians postponed by rain for second straight day. Teams will play traditional doubleheader on May 3 at 1:10 p.m. at Progressive Field. Toronto ended Cleveland's five-game winning streak with an 8-4 victory on Friday night.More >>
  • The Latest: Minneapolis airport reopens after blizzard

    The Latest: Minneapolis airport reopens after blizzard

    Sunday, April 15 2018 9:14 AM EDT2018-04-15 13:14:10 GMT
    (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel). Grounds crew workers pull the tarp off the field after a storm dumped rain on Kauffman Stadium before a baseball game between the Kansas City Royals and the Los Angeles Angels ,Friday, April 13, 2018, in Kansas City, Mo.(AP Photo/Charlie Riedel). Grounds crew workers pull the tarp off the field after a storm dumped rain on Kauffman Stadium before a baseball game between the Kansas City Royals and the Los Angeles Angels ,Friday, April 13, 2018, in Kansas City, Mo.
    A storm system stretching from the Gulf of Mexico to the Great Lakes has dumped a foot of snow on parts of the upper Midwest and is being blamed for at least two deaths.More >>
    A storm system stretching from the Gulf of Mexico to the Great Lakes has dumped a foot of snow on parts of the upper Midwest and is being blamed for at least two deaths.More >>
  • LEADING OFF: Ohtani starts, wintry weather, Reds skid

    LEADING OFF: Ohtani starts, wintry weather, Reds skid

    Sunday, April 15 2018 1:00 AM EDT2018-04-15 05:00:45 GMT
    (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh). Baseball fans watch during the seventh inning of a baseball game between the Chicago Cubs and the Atlanta Braves, Saturday, April 14, 2018, in Chicago. The Cubs won 14-10.(AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh). Baseball fans watch during the seventh inning of a baseball game between the Chicago Cubs and the Atlanta Braves, Saturday, April 14, 2018, in Chicago. The Cubs won 14-10.
    LEADING OFF: More wintry weather in forecast, Verlander vs Colon, Reds try to end skid.More >>
    LEADING OFF: More wintry weather in forecast, Verlander vs Colon, Reds try to end skid.More >>
  • Flights canceled, roads treacherous amid spring snowstorms

    Flights canceled, roads treacherous amid spring snowstorms

    Sunday, April 15 2018 12:58 AM EDT2018-04-15 04:58:28 GMT
    (AP Photo/Orlin Wagner). A line of thunderstorms pass over a barn near Baldwin City, Kan., Friday, April 13, 2018. The area was under a severe thunderstorm warning.(AP Photo/Orlin Wagner). A line of thunderstorms pass over a barn near Baldwin City, Kan., Friday, April 13, 2018. The area was under a severe thunderstorm warning.
    A potent spring storm system that's expected to persist through the weekend raked across the Plains and Midwest Friday, spawning at least one tornado in Arkansas as blizzard conditions blanked much of the Northern...More >>
    A potent spring storm system that's expected to persist through the weekend raked across the Plains and Midwest Friday, spawning at least one tornado in Arkansas as blizzard conditions blanked much of the Northern Plains.More >>
  • Snowy: Last 3 games of White Sox-Twins series postponed

    Snowy: Last 3 games of White Sox-Twins series postponed

    Saturday, April 14 2018 10:49 PM EDT2018-04-15 02:49:25 GMT
    (Anthony Souffle/Star Tribune via AP). A traveler walks through the snow and ice to get to the Metro Government Center Plaza station as the snow picked up in downtown Minneapolis, Saturday, April 14, 2018.   The National Weather Service predicts 9 to 1...(Anthony Souffle/Star Tribune via AP). A traveler walks through the snow and ice to get to the Metro Government Center Plaza station as the snow picked up in downtown Minneapolis, Saturday, April 14, 2018. The National Weather Service predicts 9 to 1...
    The entire three-game series between the Chicago White Sox and Minnesota Twins has been called off because of a spring snowstorm.More >>
    The entire three-game series between the Chicago White Sox and Minnesota Twins has been called off because of a spring snowstorm.More >>
  • Arenado begins serving 5-game suspension on Saturday

    Arenado begins serving 5-game suspension on Saturday

    Saturday, April 14 2018 5:04 PM EDT2018-04-14 21:04:37 GMT
    Colorado 3B Nolan Arenado has dropped his appeal and will begin serving his five-game suspension from Major League Baseball on Saturday in Washington.More >>
    Colorado 3B Nolan Arenado has dropped his appeal and will begin serving his five-game suspension from Major League Baseball on Saturday in Washington.More >>
  • LEADING OFF: Cobb to make Orioles debut at Fenway Park

    LEADING OFF: Cobb to make Orioles debut at Fenway Park

    Saturday, April 14 2018 3:52 PM EDT2018-04-14 19:52:44 GMT
    (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio). New York Yankees starting pitcher Masahiro Tanaka is seen in the dugout during the eighth inning of a baseball game against the Detroit Tigers, Friday, April 13, 2018, in Detroit.(AP Photo/Carlos Osorio). New York Yankees starting pitcher Masahiro Tanaka is seen in the dugout during the eighth inning of a baseball game against the Detroit Tigers, Friday, April 13, 2018, in Detroit.
    LEADING OFF: Alex Cobb to make Orioles debut at Fenway Park vs 11-2 Red Sox; Blue Jays without Donaldson for a while; MLB-leading Mets, minus 2 catchers, go for 10th straight win.More >>
    LEADING OFF: Alex Cobb to make Orioles debut at Fenway Park vs 11-2 Red Sox; Blue Jays without Donaldson for a while; MLB-leading Mets, minus 2 catchers, go for 10th straight win.More >>
  • Nunez hits 3-run HR, Red Sox top Orioles 7-3 for 11-2 start

    Nunez hits 3-run HR, Red Sox top Orioles 7-3 for 11-2 start

    Saturday, April 14 2018 2:03 PM EDT2018-04-14 18:03:33 GMT
    (AP Photo/Charles Krupa). Boston Red Sox's Mitch Moreland leaps to slide as he scores on a wild pitch by Baltimore Orioles' pitcher Mike Wright Jr. during the sixth inning of a baseball game at Fenway Park in Boston, Friday, April 13, 2018.(AP Photo/Charles Krupa). Boston Red Sox's Mitch Moreland leaps to slide as he scores on a wild pitch by Baltimore Orioles' pitcher Mike Wright Jr. during the sixth inning of a baseball game at Fenway Park in Boston, Friday, April 13, 2018.
    Eduardo Nunez hit a three-run homer, Eduardo Rodriguez struck out eight over six stingy innings and the Boston Red Sox equaled their best start in 100 years with a 7-3 win over the Baltimore Orioles.More >>
    Eduardo Nunez hit a three-run homer, Eduardo Rodriguez struck out eight over six stingy innings and the Boston Red Sox equaled their best start in 100 years with a 7-3 win over the Baltimore Orioles.More >>
  • Frazier homers twice, Mets top Brewers 6-5 to win 9th in row

    Frazier homers twice, Mets top Brewers 6-5 to win 9th in row

    Saturday, April 14 2018 2:03 PM EDT2018-04-14 18:03:25 GMT
    (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II). New York Mets third baseman Todd Frazier (21) celebrates after tagging out Milwaukee Brewers' Lorenzo Cain (6) at third base on a throw from left fielder Yoenis Cespedes during the seventh inning of a baseball game Friday,...(AP Photo/Frank Franklin II). New York Mets third baseman Todd Frazier (21) celebrates after tagging out Milwaukee Brewers' Lorenzo Cain (6) at third base on a throw from left fielder Yoenis Cespedes during the seventh inning of a baseball game Friday,...
    Todd Frazier homers twice as New York Mets top Milwaukee Brewers 6-5 for 9th straight win.More >>
    Todd Frazier homers twice as New York Mets top Milwaukee Brewers 6-5 for 9th straight win.More >>
  • Descalso drives in 4 runs in Arizona's 8-7 win over Dodgers

    Descalso drives in 4 runs in Arizona's 8-7 win over Dodgers

    Saturday, April 14 2018 2:01 PM EDT2018-04-14 18:01:38 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong). Arizona Diamondbacks' Daniel Descalso, center, is congratulated in the dugout for his two-run home run during the seventh inning of the team's baseball game against the Los Angeles Dodgers, Friday, April 13, 2018, in Los Angeles.(AP Photo/Jae C. Hong). Arizona Diamondbacks' Daniel Descalso, center, is congratulated in the dugout for his two-run home run during the seventh inning of the team's baseball game against the Los Angeles Dodgers, Friday, April 13, 2018, in Los Angeles.
    Daniel Descalso homered and drove in four runs, and the Arizona Diamondbacks held off the Los Angeles Dodgers 8-7 for their 10th straight regular-season victory over their NL West rival.More >>
    Daniel Descalso homered and drove in four runs, and the Arizona Diamondbacks held off the Los Angeles Dodgers 8-7 for their 10th straight regular-season victory over their NL West rival.More >>
  • Ohtani's electrifying start to MLB career a big hit in Japan

    Ohtani's electrifying start to MLB career a big hit in Japan

    Saturday, April 14 2018 12:25 PM EDT2018-04-14 16:25:20 GMT
    (AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko). In this April 4, 2018 photo, pedestrians in Tokyo watch a TV showing the live broadcasting of Los Angeles Angels' Shohei Ohtani, of Japan, gets ready to bat during a baseball game against the Cleveland Indians. Shohei Ohtani'...(AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko). In this April 4, 2018 photo, pedestrians in Tokyo watch a TV showing the live broadcasting of Los Angeles Angels' Shohei Ohtani, of Japan, gets ready to bat during a baseball game against the Cleveland Indians. Shohei Ohtani'...
    Ohtani's electrifying start to MLB career a big hit in Japan where his games are shown live in the morning by national broadcaster NHK.More >>
    Ohtani's electrifying start to MLB career a big hit in Japan where his games are shown live in the morning by national broadcaster NHK.More >>
  • Pujols homers, drives in 3 as Angels top Royals 5-4

    Pujols homers, drives in 3 as Angels top Royals 5-4

    Saturday, April 14 2018 2:09 AM EDT2018-04-14 06:09:52 GMT
    (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel). Los Angeles Angels' Ian Kinsler (3) and Albert Pujols (5) walk back to the dugout after scoring on Pujols' two-run home run during the third inning of a baseball game against the Kansas City Royals, Friday, April 13, 2018, in...(AP Photo/Charlie Riedel). Los Angeles Angels' Ian Kinsler (3) and Albert Pujols (5) walk back to the dugout after scoring on Pujols' two-run home run during the third inning of a baseball game against the Kansas City Royals, Friday, April 13, 2018, in...
    Albert Pujols homered and drove in three runs, Ian Kinsler had three hits and a sacrifice fly that scored Shohei Ohtani with the go-ahead run in the eighth inning and the Los Angeles Angels rallied to beat the...More >>
    Albert Pujols homered and drove in three runs, Ian Kinsler had three hits and a sacrifice fly that scored Shohei Ohtani with the go-ahead run in the eighth inning and the Los Angeles Angels rallied to beat the Kansas City Royals 5-4.More >>
  • Mets' Plawecki has broken hand; d'Arnaud needs surgery

    Mets' Plawecki has broken hand; d'Arnaud needs surgery

    Friday, April 13 2018 8:17 PM EDT2018-04-14 00:17:29 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ron Blum). New York Mets catcher Travis d'Arnaud, left, speaks with members of the media in New York. Friday, April 13, 2018, after announcing that he will have Tommy John surgery.  D'Arnaud has a partial tear of the ulnar collateral ligament...(AP Photo/Ron Blum). New York Mets catcher Travis d'Arnaud, left, speaks with members of the media in New York. Friday, April 13, 2018, after announcing that he will have Tommy John surgery. D'Arnaud has a partial tear of the ulnar collateral ligament...
    Mets catcher Kevin Plawecki has a broken left hand and is following Travis d'Arnaud to the disabled list.More >>
    Mets catcher Kevin Plawecki has a broken left hand and is following Travis d'Arnaud to the disabled list.More >>
  • Ohtani's 3-run triple sends Angels to 7-1 win over Royals

    Ohtani's 3-run triple sends Angels to 7-1 win over Royals

    Friday, April 13 2018 11:19 AM EDT2018-04-13 15:19:01 GMT
    (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel). Los Angeles Angels' Shohei Ohtani watches his three-run triple during the seventh inning of a baseball game against the Kansas City Royals on Thursday, April 12, 2018, in Kansas City, Mo.(AP Photo/Charlie Riedel). Los Angeles Angels' Shohei Ohtani watches his three-run triple during the seventh inning of a baseball game against the Kansas City Royals on Thursday, April 12, 2018, in Kansas City, Mo.
    Shohei Ohtani hit a bases-loaded triple in a five-run seventh inning to help the streaking Los Angeles Angels beat the Kansas City Royals 7-1 for their fifth straight victory.More >>
    Shohei Ohtani hit a bases-loaded triple in a five-run seventh inning to help the streaking Los Angeles Angels beat the Kansas City Royals 7-1 for their fifth straight victory.More >>
  • Porcello pitches Red Sox past Yankees 6-3

    Porcello pitches Red Sox past Yankees 6-3

    Friday, April 13 2018 11:18 AM EDT2018-04-13 15:18:42 GMT
    (AP Photo/Winslow Townson). Boston Red Sox starting pitcher Rick Porcello is congratulated in the dugout after leaving the game the baseball game against the New York Yankees following the seventh inning at Fenway Park in Boston Thursday, April 12, 2018.(AP Photo/Winslow Townson). Boston Red Sox starting pitcher Rick Porcello is congratulated in the dugout after leaving the game the baseball game against the New York Yankees following the seventh inning at Fenway Park in Boston Thursday, April 12, 2018.
    Rick Porcello pitches 7 scoreless innings as Boston Red Sox beat New York Yankees 6-3.More >>
    Rick Porcello pitches 7 scoreless innings as Boston Red Sox beat New York Yankees 6-3.More >>
  • LEADING OFF: Mets try to continue fast start

    LEADING OFF: Mets try to continue fast start

    Friday, April 13 2018 6:59 AM EDT2018-04-13 10:59:20 GMT
    (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky). New York Mets' Amed Rosario (1) and Michael Conforto (30) celebrate after the Mets defeated the Marlins 4-1 during a baseball game, Wednesday, April 11, 2018, in Miami.(AP Photo/Lynne Sladky). New York Mets' Amed Rosario (1) and Michael Conforto (30) celebrate after the Mets defeated the Marlins 4-1 during a baseball game, Wednesday, April 11, 2018, in Miami.
    LEADING OFF: New York Mets try to continue fast start.More >>
    LEADING OFF: New York Mets try to continue fast start.More >>
  • Boston's Porcello loses no-hit bid in 7th

    Boston's Porcello loses no-hit bid in 7th

    Friday, April 13 2018 12:09 AM EDT2018-04-13 04:09:24 GMT
    (AP Photo/Winslow Townson). Boston Red Sox starting pitcher Rick Porcello delivers against the New York Yankees during the first inning of a baseball game at Fenway Park in Boston on Thursday, April 12, 2018.(AP Photo/Winslow Townson). Boston Red Sox starting pitcher Rick Porcello delivers against the New York Yankees during the first inning of a baseball game at Fenway Park in Boston on Thursday, April 12, 2018.
    Red Sox pitcher Rick Porcello has not allowed a hit through six innings against Yankees.More >>
    Red Sox pitcher Rick Porcello has not allowed a hit through six innings against Yankees.More >>
  • Kelly, Austin suspended after Yankees-Red Sox fight

    Kelly, Austin suspended after Yankees-Red Sox fight

    Thursday, April 12 2018 10:19 PM EDT2018-04-13 02:19:19 GMT
    (AP Photo/Charles Krupa). Boston Red Sox relief pitcher Joe Kelly, left, throws a punch at New York Yankees' Tyler Austin, center, as they fight during the seventh inning of a baseball game at Fenway Park in Boston, Wednesday, April 11, 2018. At right ...(AP Photo/Charles Krupa). Boston Red Sox relief pitcher Joe Kelly, left, throws a punch at New York Yankees' Tyler Austin, center, as they fight during the seventh inning of a baseball game at Fenway Park in Boston, Wednesday, April 11, 2018. At right ...
    Red Sox reliever Joe Kelly, Yankees' Tyler Austin suspended after brawl between AL East rivals.More >>
    Red Sox reliever Joe Kelly, Yankees' Tyler Austin suspended after brawl between AL East rivals.More >>
  • LEADING OFF: Yankees-Red Sox calm? Arenado awaits decision

    LEADING OFF: Yankees-Red Sox calm? Arenado awaits decision

    Thursday, April 12 2018 1:03 PM EDT2018-04-12 17:03:24 GMT
    (AP Photo/Charles Krupa). Boston Red Sox relief pitcher Joe Kelly, left, throws a punch at New York Yankees' Tyler Austin, center, as they fight during the seventh inning of a baseball game at Fenway Park in Boston, Wednesday, April 11, 2018. At right ...(AP Photo/Charles Krupa). Boston Red Sox relief pitcher Joe Kelly, left, throws a punch at New York Yankees' Tyler Austin, center, as they fight during the seventh inning of a baseball game at Fenway Park in Boston, Wednesday, April 11, 2018. At right ...
    LEADING OFF: Are the Yankees and Red Sox done tangling? Arenado awaits decision after fight, Mets check Plawecki.More >>
    LEADING OFF: Are the Yankees and Red Sox done tangling? Arenado awaits decision after fight, Mets check Plawecki.More >>
  • Butler, Towns lead T-wolves past Nuggets in OT, to playoffs

    Butler, Towns lead T-wolves past Nuggets in OT, to playoffs

    Thursday, April 12 2018 1:01 PM EDT2018-04-12 17:01:10 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jim Mone). Minnesota Timberwolves' Karl-Anthony Towns, left, tries to keep Denver Nuggets' Mason Plumlee at bay during the first half of an NBA basketball game Wednesday, April 11, 2018, in Minneapolis.(AP Photo/Jim Mone). Minnesota Timberwolves' Karl-Anthony Towns, left, tries to keep Denver Nuggets' Mason Plumlee at bay during the first half of an NBA basketball game Wednesday, April 11, 2018, in Minneapolis.
    Butler, Towns lead Timberwolves past Nuggets 112-106 in overtime, to playoffs for 1st time since '04.More >>
    Butler, Towns lead Timberwolves past Nuggets 112-106 in overtime, to playoffs for 1st time since '04.More >>
  • Beantown Brawl! Yankees fight to 10-7 win over Red Sox

    Beantown Brawl! Yankees fight to 10-7 win over Red Sox

    Thursday, April 12 2018 1:01 PM EDT2018-04-12 17:01:04 GMT
    (AP Photo/Charles Krupa). New York Yankees' Tyler Austin, center, rushes Boston Red Sox relief pitcher Joe Kelly, right, after being hit by a pitch during the seventh inning of a baseball game at Fenway Park in Boston, Wednesday, April 11, 2018. At lef...(AP Photo/Charles Krupa). New York Yankees' Tyler Austin, center, rushes Boston Red Sox relief pitcher Joe Kelly, right, after being hit by a pitch during the seventh inning of a baseball game at Fenway Park in Boston, Wednesday, April 11, 2018. At lef...
    Tyler Austin rushed the mound after being hit by a pitch from Red Sox reliever Joe Kelly, triggering a bench-clearing brawl in a ramped-up rivalry as the New York Yankees ended Boston's nine-game winning streak...More >>
    Tyler Austin rushed the mound after being hit by a pitch from Red Sox reliever Joe Kelly, triggering a bench-clearing brawl in a ramped-up rivalry as the New York Yankees ended Boston's nine-game winning streak with a 10-7 victory.More >>
  • Tigers' Zimmermann bruises jaw when hit by Kipnis' liner

    Tigers' Zimmermann bruises jaw when hit by Kipnis' liner

    Thursday, April 12 2018 2:57 AM EDT2018-04-12 06:57:20 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ron Schwane). Detroit Tigers starting pitcher Jordan Zimmermann lays on the mound after getting hit by a ball off the bat of Cleveland Indians' Jason Kipnis during the first inning in a baseball game, Wednesday, April 11, 2018, in Cleveland.(AP Photo/Ron Schwane). Detroit Tigers starting pitcher Jordan Zimmermann lays on the mound after getting hit by a ball off the bat of Cleveland Indians' Jason Kipnis during the first inning in a baseball game, Wednesday, April 11, 2018, in Cleveland.
    Detroit pitcher Jordan Zimmermann was hit on the face by a liner drive off the bat of Cleveland's Jason Kopnis and left the game after two batters.More >>
    Detroit pitcher Jordan Zimmermann was hit on the face by a liner drive off the bat of Cleveland's Jason Kopnis and left the game after two batters.More >>
  • LEADING OFF: Yankees-Red Sox calm? Arenado awaits decision

    LEADING OFF: Yankees-Red Sox calm? Arenado awaits decision

    Thursday, April 12 2018 2:46 AM EDT2018-04-12 06:46:40 GMT
    (AP Photo/Charles Krupa). Boston Red Sox relief pitcher Joe Kelly, left, throws a punch at New York Yankees' Tyler Austin, center, as they fight during the seventh inning of a baseball game at Fenway Park in Boston, Wednesday, April 11, 2018. At right ...(AP Photo/Charles Krupa). Boston Red Sox relief pitcher Joe Kelly, left, throws a punch at New York Yankees' Tyler Austin, center, as they fight during the seventh inning of a baseball game at Fenway Park in Boston, Wednesday, April 11, 2018. At right ...
    LEADING OFF: Are the Yankees and Red Sox done tangling? Arenado awaits decision after fight, Mets check Plawecki.More >>
    LEADING OFF: Are the Yankees and Red Sox done tangling? Arenado awaits decision after fight, Mets check Plawecki.More >>
  • Ohtani RBI and pickoff in Angels' 7-2 win for sweep at Texas

    Ohtani RBI and pickoff in Angels' 7-2 win for sweep at Texas

    Thursday, April 12 2018 1:34 AM EDT2018-04-12 05:34:58 GMT
    (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez). Los Angeles Angels' Shohei Ohtani swings and connects for a run-scoring single off a pitch from Texas Rangers starting pitcher Matt Moore in the second inning of a baseball game in Arlington, Texas, Wednesday April 11, 2018. ...(AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez). Los Angeles Angels' Shohei Ohtani swings and connects for a run-scoring single off a pitch from Texas Rangers starting pitcher Matt Moore in the second inning of a baseball game in Arlington, Texas, Wednesday April 11, 2018. ...
    Shohei Ohtani had an RBI single that put the Los Angeles Angels ahead to stay and was later picked off first base by one of his former Japanese teammates in a 7-2 victory over the Texas Rangers.More >>
    Shohei Ohtani had an RBI single that put the Los Angeles Angels ahead to stay and was later picked off first base by one of his former Japanese teammates in a 7-2 victory over the Texas Rangers.More >>
  • Basebrawl: Arenado charges mound, Rockies beat Padres 6-4

    Basebrawl: Arenado charges mound, Rockies beat Padres 6-4

    Thursday, April 12 2018 1:27 AM EDT2018-04-12 05:27:06 GMT
    (AP Photo/David Zalubowski). San Diego Padres bench coach Mark McGwire, left, restrains Colorado Rockies' Nolan Arenado after he charged the mound following getting hit by a pitch from Padres starting pitcher Luis Perdomo in the third inning of a baseb...(AP Photo/David Zalubowski). San Diego Padres bench coach Mark McGwire, left, restrains Colorado Rockies' Nolan Arenado after he charged the mound following getting hit by a pitch from Padres starting pitcher Luis Perdomo in the third inning of a baseb...
    Nolan Arenado charged the mound after nearly getting hit by a fastball from Luis Perdomo in the third inning, setting off a heated brawl that resulted in five ejections during a testy game in which the Colorado...More >>
    Nolan Arenado charged the mound after nearly getting hit by a fastball from Luis Perdomo in the third inning, setting off a heated brawl that resulted in five ejections during a testy game in which the Colorado Rockies beat the San Diego Padres 6-4.More >>
  • Marlins' Garcia pulled after 6 with no-hitter against Mets

    Marlins' Garcia pulled after 6 with no-hitter against Mets

    Thursday, April 12 2018 1:08 AM EDT2018-04-12 05:08:51 GMT
    (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky). Miami Marlins starting pitcher Jarlin Garcia throws during the first inning of a baseball game against the New York Mets, Wednesday, April 11, 2018, in Miami.(AP Photo/Lynne Sladky). Miami Marlins starting pitcher Jarlin Garcia throws during the first inning of a baseball game against the New York Mets, Wednesday, April 11, 2018, in Miami.
    Miami Marlins left-hander Jarlin Garcia has been taken out after allowing no hits in six innings against the New York Mets.More >>
    Miami Marlins left-hander Jarlin Garcia has been taken out after allowing no hits in six innings against the New York Mets.More >>
  • Yankees, Red Sox fight at Fenway after New York player hit

    Yankees, Red Sox fight at Fenway after New York player hit

    Thursday, April 12 2018 12:20 AM EDT2018-04-12 04:20:04 GMT
    (AP Photo/Charles Krupa). New York Yankees' Tyler Austin, center, rushes Boston Red Sox relief pitcher Joe Kelly, right, after being hit by a pitch during the seventh inning of a baseball game at Fenway Park in Boston, Wednesday, April 11, 2018. At lef...(AP Photo/Charles Krupa). New York Yankees' Tyler Austin, center, rushes Boston Red Sox relief pitcher Joe Kelly, right, after being hit by a pitch during the seventh inning of a baseball game at Fenway Park in Boston, Wednesday, April 11, 2018. At lef...
    New York Yankees designated hitter Tyler Austin has rushed the mound after being hit by a pitch from Boston Red Sox reliever Joe Kelly, and both players began punching away in a bench-clearing brawl.More >>
    New York Yankees designated hitter Tyler Austin has rushed the mound after being hit by a pitch from Boston Red Sox reliever Joe Kelly, and both players began punching away in a bench-clearing brawl.More >>
  • Mets' Travis d'Arnaud tears elbow ligament, surgery possible

    Mets' Travis d'Arnaud tears elbow ligament, surgery possible

    Wednesday, April 11 2018 11:44 PM EDT2018-04-12 03:44:13 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson, File). FILE - In this Feb. 27, 2018, file photo, New York Mets catcher Travis d'Arnaud is seen during the second inning of an exhibition spring training baseball game against the Houston Astros, in Port St. Lucie, Fla. d'Arnaud...(AP Photo/Jeff Roberson, File). FILE - In this Feb. 27, 2018, file photo, New York Mets catcher Travis d'Arnaud is seen during the second inning of an exhibition spring training baseball game against the Houston Astros, in Port St. Lucie, Fla. d'Arnaud...
    New York Mets catcher Travis d'Arnaud on the disabled list for the fifth straight year, and the injury appears to be significant.More >>
    New York Mets catcher Travis d'Arnaud on the disabled list for the fifth straight year, and the injury appears to be significant.More >>
  • Price pulled from start vs Yankees with tingling in hand

    Price pulled from start vs Yankees with tingling in hand

    Wednesday, April 11 2018 10:48 PM EDT2018-04-12 02:48:12 GMT
    (AP Photo/Charles Krupa). Boston Red Sox starting pitcher David Price delivers during the first inning of the team's baseball game against the New York Yankees at Fenway Park in Boston, Wednesday, April 11, 2018.(AP Photo/Charles Krupa). Boston Red Sox starting pitcher David Price delivers during the first inning of the team's baseball game against the New York Yankees at Fenway Park in Boston, Wednesday, April 11, 2018.
    Red Sox left-hander David Price has been pulled from a start against the New York Yankees after experiencing a tingling sensation in his left hand.More >>
    Red Sox left-hander David Price has been pulled from a start against the New York Yankees after experiencing a tingling sensation in his left hand.More >>
  • Yanks most valuable in MLB at $4 billion, Forbes estimates

    Yanks most valuable in MLB at $4 billion, Forbes estimates

    Wednesday, April 11 2018 10:38 PM EDT2018-04-12 02:38:19 GMT
    The New York Yankees are the most valuable franchise in baseball at an estimated value of $4 billion, according to Forbes.More >>
    The New York Yankees are the most valuable franchise in baseball at an estimated value of $4 billion, according to Forbes.More >>
  • Dodger Stadium to host 2020 All-Star Game

    Dodger Stadium to host 2020 All-Star Game

    Wednesday, April 11 2018 8:48 PM EDT2018-04-12 00:48:39 GMT
    (AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes). Los Angeles President and CEO Stan Kasten, left, and Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred announce that Dodger Stadium will host the All-Star Game in 2020 for the first time since 1980 at a news conference in Los Angeles Wedn...(AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes). Los Angeles President and CEO Stan Kasten, left, and Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred announce that Dodger Stadium will host the All-Star Game in 2020 for the first time since 1980 at a news conference in Los Angeles Wedn...
    Baseball's All-Star Game is returning to Dodger Stadium in 2020 for the first time since 1980, thanks in large part to the upgrades made by the team's ownership in recent years.More >>
    Baseball's All-Star Game is returning to Dodger Stadium in 2020 for the first time since 1980, thanks in large part to the upgrades made by the team's ownership in recent years.More >>
  • Arenado charges mound, swings away, Rockies and Padres brawl

    Arenado charges mound, swings away, Rockies and Padres brawl

    Wednesday, April 11 2018 6:18 PM EDT2018-04-11 22:18:44 GMT
    (AP Photo/David Zalubowski). Colorado Rockies' Nolan Arenado, front right, is restrained by Carlos Gonzalez, center, as Gerrardo Parra, left, keeps an eye on the San Diego Padres dugout after Arenado rushed the mound following getting hit by a pitch fr...(AP Photo/David Zalubowski). Colorado Rockies' Nolan Arenado, front right, is restrained by Carlos Gonzalez, center, as Gerrardo Parra, left, keeps an eye on the San Diego Padres dugout after Arenado rushed the mound following getting hit by a pitch fr...
    Colorado Rockies star Nolan Arenado charged the mound after a fastball from San Diego starter Luis Perdomo sailed behind him, setting off a wild brawl that resulted in five ejections during a testy series at Coors...More >>
    Colorado Rockies star Nolan Arenado charged the mound after a fastball from San Diego starter Luis Perdomo sailed behind him, setting off a wild brawl that resulted in five ejections during a testy series at Coors Field.More >>
  • Nationals DFA Montero, reinstate Wieters, put Eaton on DL

    Nationals DFA Montero, reinstate Wieters, put Eaton on DL

    Wednesday, April 11 2018 3:38 PM EDT2018-04-11 19:38:22 GMT
    (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). Washington Nationals relief pitcher Ryan Madson (44) celebrates the final out with catcher Pedro Severino (29) at the end of a baseball game against the Atlanta Braves at Nationals Park, Tuesday, April 10, 2018 in W...(AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). Washington Nationals relief pitcher Ryan Madson (44) celebrates the final out with catcher Pedro Severino (29) at the end of a baseball game against the Atlanta Braves at Nationals Park, Tuesday, April 10, 2018 in W...
    Catcher Miguel Montero has been designated for assignment by the Washington Nationals after going 0 for 11 in four games this season.More >>
    Catcher Miguel Montero has been designated for assignment by the Washington Nationals after going 0 for 11 in four games this season.More >>
  • Sister Jean switches sports, tosses out 1st ball at Wrigley

    Sister Jean switches sports, tosses out 1st ball at Wrigley

    Wednesday, April 11 2018 1:19 PM EDT2018-04-11 17:19:27 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jim Young). Loyola University Chicago's Sister Jean throws out a ceremonial pitch prior to the start of the Cubs' home opening baseball game against the Pittsburgh Pirates Tuesday, April 10, 2018, in Chicago.(AP Photo/Jim Young). Loyola University Chicago's Sister Jean throws out a ceremonial pitch prior to the start of the Cubs' home opening baseball game against the Pittsburgh Pirates Tuesday, April 10, 2018, in Chicago.
    Sister Jean did just fine on the diamond, too.More >>
    Sister Jean did just fine on the diamond, too.More >>
  • Betts hits slam, Red Sox rout Yanks 14-1 for 9th win in row

    Betts hits slam, Red Sox rout Yanks 14-1 for 9th win in row

    Wednesday, April 11 2018 10:38 AM EDT2018-04-11 14:38:43 GMT
    (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer). Boston Red Sox's Mookie Betts, left, celebrates with Christian Vazquez (7) after scoring on a triple by Andrew Benintendi during the second inning of a baseball game against the New York Yankees in Boston, Tuesday, April 10, 2...(AP Photo/Michael Dwyer). Boston Red Sox's Mookie Betts, left, celebrates with Christian Vazquez (7) after scoring on a triple by Andrew Benintendi during the second inning of a baseball game against the New York Yankees in Boston, Tuesday, April 10, 2...
    Mookie Betts hit a grand slam on a monster night, leading Chris Sale and the Boston Red Sox over the New York 14-1 for their ninth straight victory.More >>
    Mookie Betts hit a grand slam on a monster night, leading Chris Sale and the Boston Red Sox over the New York 14-1 for their ninth straight victory.More >>
  • 2 for 22: McCutchen walks off SF again, this time vs D-backs

    2 for 22: McCutchen walks off SF again, this time vs D-backs

    Wednesday, April 11 2018 10:10 AM EDT2018-04-11 14:10:54 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ben Margot). San Francisco Giants' Andrew McCutchen, right, celebrates with Brandon Belt after making the game-winning hit in the ninth inning of a baseball game against the Arizona Diamondbacks, Tuesday, April 10, 2018, in San Francisco. The...(AP Photo/Ben Margot). San Francisco Giants' Andrew McCutchen, right, celebrates with Brandon Belt after making the game-winning hit in the ninth inning of a baseball game against the Arizona Diamondbacks, Tuesday, April 10, 2018, in San Francisco. The...
    Andrew McCutchen hit a bases-loaded single for his second walk-off of this homestand, lifting the San Francisco Giants over the Arizona Diamondbacks 5-4.More >>
    Andrew McCutchen hit a bases-loaded single for his second walk-off of this homestand, lifting the San Francisco Giants over the Arizona Diamondbacks 5-4.More >>
  • LEADING OFF: Ohtani back at DH, Chisox try again at home

    LEADING OFF: Ohtani back at DH, Chisox try again at home

    Wednesday, April 11 2018 8:50 AM EDT2018-04-11 12:50:23 GMT
    (AP Photo/Cooper Neill). Los Angeles Angels' Shohei Ohtani (17) warms up during batting practice before the team's baseball game against the Texas Rangers in Arlington, Texas, Tuesday, April 10, 2018.(AP Photo/Cooper Neill). Los Angeles Angels' Shohei Ohtani (17) warms up during batting practice before the team's baseball game against the Texas Rangers in Arlington, Texas, Tuesday, April 10, 2018.
    LEADING OFF: Ohtani returns to Angels' lineup as DH, White Sox try to snap 0-5 home start, Red Sox haven't made an error this season.More >>
    LEADING OFF: Ohtani returns to Angels' lineup as DH, White Sox try to snap 0-5 home start, Red Sox haven't made an error this season.More >>
  • AP source: Dodger Stadium to host 2020 All-Star Game

    AP source: Dodger Stadium to host 2020 All-Star Game

    Wednesday, April 11 2018 6:05 AM EDT2018-04-11 10:05:44 GMT
    A person familiar with the situation tells The Associated Press that Dodger Stadium will host the 2020 All-Star Game.More >>
    A person familiar with the situation tells The Associated Press that Dodger Stadium will host the 2020 All-Star Game.More >>
  • Molina, Lovullo each suspended 1 game for weekend fracas

    Molina, Lovullo each suspended 1 game for weekend fracas

    Wednesday, April 11 2018 3:28 AM EDT2018-04-11 07:28:39 GMT
    (Chris Lee/St. Louis Post-Dispatch via AP). Arizona Diamondbacks manager Torey Lovullo gestures at St. Louis Cardinals catcher Yadier Molina as he argues balls and strikes with home plate umpire Tim Timmons in the second inning of a baseball game on Su...(Chris Lee/St. Louis Post-Dispatch via AP). Arizona Diamondbacks manager Torey Lovullo gestures at St. Louis Cardinals catcher Yadier Molina as he argues balls and strikes with home plate umpire Tim Timmons in the second inning of a baseball game on Su...
    St. Louis Cardinals catcher Yadier Molina and Arizona Diamondbacks manager Torey Lovullo both have been suspended one game for their dustup over the weekend.More >>
    St. Louis Cardinals catcher Yadier Molina and Arizona Diamondbacks manager Torey Lovullo both have been suspended one game for their dustup over the weekend.More >>
  • Mets beat Marlins 8-6 for 7th straight win

    Mets beat Marlins 8-6 for 7th straight win

    Wednesday, April 11 2018 3:10 AM EDT2018-04-11 07:10:09 GMT
    (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee). New York Mets' Asdrubal Cabrera (13) celebrates with teammates after hitting a home run during the fourth inning of a baseball game against the Miami Marlins, Tuesday, April 10, 2018, in Miami.(AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee). New York Mets' Asdrubal Cabrera (13) celebrates with teammates after hitting a home run during the fourth inning of a baseball game against the Miami Marlins, Tuesday, April 10, 2018, in Miami.
    Yoenis Cespedes snapped a slump with a two-run double to break a tie in the ninth inning, giving the New York Mets the best 10-game start in a franchise history when they beat Miami 8-6.More >>
    Yoenis Cespedes snapped a slump with a two-run double to break a tie in the ninth inning, giving the New York Mets the best 10-game start in a franchise history when they beat Miami 8-6.More >>
  • LEADING OFF: Ohtani likely to DH, Chisox try again at home

    LEADING OFF: Ohtani likely to DH, Chisox try again at home

    Wednesday, April 11 2018 2:17 AM EDT2018-04-11 06:17:47 GMT
    (AP Photo/Cooper Neill). Los Angeles Angels' Shohei Ohtani (17) warms up during batting practice before the team's baseball game against the Texas Rangers in Arlington, Texas, Tuesday, April 10, 2018.(AP Photo/Cooper Neill). Los Angeles Angels' Shohei Ohtani (17) warms up during batting practice before the team's baseball game against the Texas Rangers in Arlington, Texas, Tuesday, April 10, 2018.
    LEADING OFF: Ohtani likely to return to Angels' lineup, White Sox try to snap 0-5 home start, Red Sox haven't made an error this season.More >>
    LEADING OFF: Ohtani likely to return to Angels' lineup, White Sox try to snap 0-5 home start, Red Sox haven't made an error this season.More >>
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  • Shot, save: LeBron bails out Cavs with Game 5 buzzer-beater

    Shot, save: LeBron bails out Cavs with Game 5 buzzer-beater

    Thursday, April 26 2018 1:21 AM EDT2018-04-26 05:21:06 GMT
    (AP Photo/Tony Dejak). Cleveland Cavaliers' LeBron James, right, celebrates with Cedi Osman, from Turkey, after James shot a game-winning three point shot in the second half of Game 5 of an NBA basketball first-round playoff series, Wednesday, April 25...(AP Photo/Tony Dejak). Cleveland Cavaliers' LeBron James, right, celebrates with Cedi Osman, from Turkey, after James shot a game-winning three point shot in the second half of Game 5 of an NBA basketball first-round playoff series, Wednesday, April 25...
    LeBron blocks shot, hits 3-pointer at buzzer to give Cavs 98-95 win over Pacers.More >>
    LeBron blocks shot, hits 3-pointer at buzzer to give Cavs 98-95 win over Pacers.More >>
  • Meek Mill: People going through same ordeal depending on him

    Meek Mill: People going through same ordeal depending on him

    Thursday, April 26 2018 1:19 AM EDT2018-04-26 05:19:53 GMT
    (David Swanson /The Philadelphia Inquirer via AP). Rapper Meek Mill, right, leaves the State Correctional Institution in Chester, Pa., Tuesday, April 24, 2018. The rapper walked out of prison Tuesday after Pennsylvania's highest court ordered him freed...(David Swanson /The Philadelphia Inquirer via AP). Rapper Meek Mill, right, leaves the State Correctional Institution in Chester, Pa., Tuesday, April 24, 2018. The rapper walked out of prison Tuesday after Pennsylvania's highest court ordered him freed...
    Rapper Meek Mill has attended an NBA playoff game in his first public appearance since being released from prison while he appeals decade-old gun and drug convictions.More >>
    Rapper Meek Mill has attended an NBA playoff game in his first public appearance since being released from prison while he appeals decade-old gun and drug convictions.More >>
  • Former substitute teacher bests Kershaw, Marlins top Dodgers

    Former substitute teacher bests Kershaw, Marlins top Dodgers

    Thursday, April 26 2018 1:18 AM EDT2018-04-26 05:18:51 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill). Miami Marlins starting pitcher Trevor Richards throws to the plate during the second inning of a baseball game against the Los Angeles Dodgers Wednesday, April 25, 2018, in Los Angeles.(AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill). Miami Marlins starting pitcher Trevor Richards throws to the plate during the second inning of a baseball game against the Los Angeles Dodgers Wednesday, April 25, 2018, in Los Angeles.
    Trevor Richards outpitched Clayton Kershaw just months removed from working as a substitute elementary school teacher, and the Miami Marlins took advantage of a wild outing from the Dodgers' ace to beat Los Angeles...More >>
    Trevor Richards outpitched Clayton Kershaw just months removed from working as a substitute elementary school teacher, and the Miami Marlins took advantage of a wild outing from the Dodgers' ace to beat Los Angeles 8-6.More >>
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