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Gardner records game-winning hit for Yanks

/ Jul 30, 2017

Gardner records game-winning hit for Yanks

This latest hit by Brett Gardner produced another walkoff win for the New York Yankees — without any mishaps, either. Gardner hit an RBI single with the bases loaded in the ninth inning, sending the AL East leaders over the Tampa Bay Rays 5-4 for ...

/ Jul 29, 2017

MLB plans games in Asia, England

Major League Baseball plans to start the 2019 and 2020 seasons in Asia and play regular-season games in England in June of both years. The collective bargaining agreement reached in November was finalized and sent to the clubs Friday, and it contains a schedule for ...

Yankees hurler Tanaka dazzles in 14-K outing

/ Jul 29, 2017

Yankees hurler Tanaka dazzles in 14-K outing

Masahiro Tanaka took a perfect game into the sixth inning and struck out a career-high 14, pitching the New York Yankees past the Tampa Bay Rays for their fifth straight win on Friday. Brett Gardner hit a leadoff home run, Aaron Judge lined his AL-leading ...

Mets begin sell-off, send Duda to Rays

/ Jul 28, 2017

Mets begin sell-off, send Duda to Rays

The out-of-contention New York Mets started their veteran dispersal by trading first baseman Lucas Duda to the Tampa Bay Rays for minor league pitcher Drew Smith. Expected to contend for an NL East title, the Mets are 47-53 through Thursday, 14 games behind first-place Washington ...

Marlins hammer Darvish in rout

/ Jul 27, 2017

Marlins hammer Darvish in rout

Yu Darvish gave up a career-worst 10 runs and was chased from the game after just 3⅔ innings as the Miami Marlins pounded the Texas Rangers 22-10 in a 32-hit slugfest Wednesday. Four days before the trading deadline in what could be his last start ...

Maeda's solid outing helps Dodgers top Twins

/ Jul 26, 2017

Maeda's solid outing helps Dodgers top Twins

Kenta Maeda picked up his third win in as many starts Tuesday, lifting the Los Angeles Dodgers past the Minnesota Twins 6-2 for their fourth consecutive victory since their 11-game winning streak was snapped. Maeda (9-4) limited the damage to two runs — one earned ...

Stanton stays hot, powers Marlins past Rangers

/ Jul 25, 2017

Stanton stays hot, powers Marlins past Rangers

By the end of his career, Miami Marlins outfielder Giancarlo Stanton would like to homer in all 30 major league parks. He added another to his list in a big way Monday night, hitting a pair of home runs against the Texas Rangers in a ...

Aoki's three-run homer not enough for Astros

/ Jul 24, 2017

Aoki's three-run homer not enough for Astros

Norichika Aoki hit a three-run homer for the Houston Astros on Sunday, but his team lost 9-7 against the Baltimore Orioles. The Japanese left fielder, playing for the first time in four games, homered off starter Dylan Bundy with runners on first and second in ...

Mariners rough up Tanaka, top Yankees in 10

/ Jul 23, 2017

Mariners rough up Tanaka, top Yankees in 10

Masahiro Tanaka allowed four earned runs and a pair of homers in a no-decision in the New York Yankees' 6-5 loss in 10 innings against the Seattle Mariners on Saturday. Tanaka allowed all four runs in the third inning, as the Mariners took a 4-1 ...

Cubs show interest in trade for Darvish

/ Jul 22, 2017

Cubs show interest in trade for Darvish

The Chicago Cubs have made inquiries to the Texas Rangers about the availability of ace Yu Darvish, with a trade between the teams "more plausible than it would've been entering the All-Star break," according to a report on the MLB website. Texas had lost five ...