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Ozuna borrows Ichiro's bat, homers in Marlins' win

/ May 31, 2017

Ozuna borrows Ichiro's bat, homers in Marlins' win

Marcell Ozuna borrowed teammate Ichiro Suzuki’s bat and needed only four pitches to hit a homer. That’s no surprise, because lately the Miami Marlins are finding all kinds of ways to score. Ozuna had three hits — all with the loaned lumber — and ...

Harper, Strickland fight, trigger wild brawl

/ May 30, 2017

Harper, Strickland fight, trigger wild brawl

Drilled in the hip by a heater, Bryce Harper knew where this was headed. In a hurry, too. “You see red,” he said. Enraged, the Washington slugger charged the mound, fired his helmet and traded punches to the head with reliever Hunter Strickland, setting ...

Trout sprains thumb in Angels' loss

/ May 29, 2017

Trout sprains thumb in Angels' loss

Mike Trout stood at his locker and frowned as he looked down at his left thumb, which was puffy and red and sending a clear signal. He’s out. Trout sprained his thumb stealing second base and left Sunday’s game in the sixth inning , ...

Yankees fall despite strong performance from Tanaka

/ May 27, 2017

Yankees fall despite strong performance from Tanaka

Masahiro Tanaka threw seven-plus strong innings and had a major league career-high 13 strikeouts Friday, but it was not enough to stop the New York Yankees from falling 4-1 to the Oakland Athletics. Tanaka (5-4) was able to bounce back from two rough starts, ...

Maeda sparks Dodgers on mound, at plate

/ May 26, 2017

Maeda sparks Dodgers on mound, at plate

Kenta Maeda fell into a 3-0 hole in the first inning of his first start for the Dodgers in two weeks since coming off the disabled list. Then, the right-hander rallied Los Angeles to a 7-3 victory over the St. Louis Cardinals on Thursday ...

Sale falls short of breaking strikeout record

/ May 25, 2017

Sale falls short of breaking strikeout record

Chris Sale was perfectly happy to sit back and watch the Red Sox hitters do the work this time. Sale cruised into the fifth inning, then was rewarded in the seventh when the Boston batters erupted for seven runs on their way to a ...

Dodgers outlast Cardinals in 13th

/ May 24, 2017

Dodgers outlast Cardinals in 13th

Logan Forsythe batted in the Los Angeles Dodgers lineup for the first time in a month and promptly struck out in his first four at-bats. After getting a few extra innings to find his stroke, the infielder put a celebratory cap on his return. ...