Blue Jays closer Osuna suspended through Aug 4 by MLB 2018-06-23T13:39:07Z 2018-06-22T23:06:06Z 2018-06-23T13:39:05Z Toronto closer Roberto Osuna has agreed to a suspension through Aug. 4 under Major League Baseball's domestic violence policy.
Servais: Who was that mustachioed man? 2018-06-23T13:38:53Z 2018-06-22T23:05:58Z 2018-06-23T13:38:51Z A day after Ichiro Suzuki appeared in the Seattle dugout in a disguise, Mariners manager Scott Servais said tongue-in-cheek that he didn't know who the mustachioed man was. Changeup: Kershaw coming off DL to start Saturday vs deGrom 2018-06-23T13:38:50Z 2018-06-22T22:47:13Z 2018-06-23T13:38:49Z Clayton Kershaw is set to make a surprise return from the disabled list Saturday night, starting for the Los Angeles Dodgers in a marquee matchup against New York Mets ace Jacob deGrom.
Reactions to the death of pundit Charles Krauthammer. 2018-06-23T13:16:23Z 2018-06-22T03:52:52Z 2018-06-23T13:16:04Z Reactions to the death of conservative writer and pundit Charles Krauthammer.
Lester wins 5th straight start, Cubs beat Dodgers 4-0 2018-06-23T12:33:07Z 2018-06-20T21:31:31Z 2018-06-23T12:33:07Z Jon Lester won his fifth straight start, Javier Baez backed him with three hits and two runs, and the Chicago Cubs beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 4-0.
Ichi-who? Suzuki sits on M's bench in fake mustache disguise 2018-06-23T11:57:20Z 2018-06-22T12:04:43Z 2018-06-23T11:57:21Z AP photos show Ichiro Suzuki hiding in fake mustache, glasses in dugout during game.
Kluber is first to 11 wins, Indians rout White Sox 12-0 2018-06-23T11:54:22Z 2018-06-20T20:52:24Z 2018-06-23T11:54:22Z Corey Kluber became the first pitcher with 11 wins this season and Jose Ramirez and Jason Kipnis hit three-run homers as the Indians routed the Chicago White Sox 12-0 on Wednesday afternoon. Reigning AL Cy Young winner Kluber (11-3) only allowed one hit.
Herrera's solo homer lifts Phils to 4-3 win over Cardinals 2018-06-23T11:54:07Z 2018-06-20T21:41:28Z 2018-06-23T11:54:07Z Odubel Herrera hits tiebreaking homer in 7th inning, Cesar Hernandez hits 2-run homer, Philadelphia Phillies beat St. Louis Cardinals 4-3. Chicago Cubs owners in talks to purchase AC Milan 2018-06-23T10:17:56Z 2018-06-23T08:46:28Z 2018-06-23T10:17:52Z The Ricketts family that owns the Chicago Cubs says it is in negotiations to purchase the debt-ridden AC Milan soccer team.
Bumgarner goes 8 innings for 1st win, Giants beat Padres 3-0 2018-06-23T10:04:59Z 2018-06-22T18:07:22Z 2018-06-23T10:04:59Z Madison Bumgarner pitched eight innings of three-hit ball for his first win this season, Mark Melancon earned his first save in a year and the San Francisco Giants beat the San Diego Padres 3-0.
Judge, Andujar HR, Yankees top Mariners 4-3 for 3-game sweep 2018-06-23T09:58:10Z 2018-06-22T15:47:23Z 2018-06-23T09:58:07Z Aaron Judge and Miguel Andujar hit two-run homers off James Paxton in the first inning that sent the New York Yankees over the Seattle Mariners 4-3 for a three-game sweep.
Happ pitches 8 1-3 innings as Blue Jays beat Braves 5-4 2018-06-23T09:23:37Z 2018-06-20T19:32:03Z 2018-06-23T09:23:38Z Happ pitches 8 1-3 innings to win fifth straight decision, Morales homers as Blue Jays beat Braves 5-4.
LEADING OFF: Herrera on home run roll, Trout a DH 2018-06-23T09:08:02Z 2018-06-22T17:25:53Z 2018-06-23T09:08:03Z LEADING OFF: Herrera on home run roll, D-backs bashing Bucs, Ichiro in disguise, Chicago twinbill.
Gators hold off Texas Tech 9-6 at CWS to make bracket final 2018-06-23T08:37:36Z 2018-06-22T17:45:56Z 2018-06-23T08:37:36Z Gators hold off Texas Tech 9-6 at College World Series to make bracket final.
Porcello allows 1 hit through 7; Red Sox beat Twins 9-2 2018-06-23T08:37:12Z 2018-06-22T15:17:54Z 2018-06-23T08:37:12Z Rick Porcello allows one hit; Red Sox avoid sweep by beating Minnesota 9-2.
Trout limited to DH with finger sprain as Angels host Jays 2018-06-23T08:06:07Z 2018-06-22T16:26:44Z 2018-06-23T08:06:07Z Mike Trout will be the Los Angeles Angels' designated hitter for his 1,000th career game Thursday night because of a sprained right index finger.
Arenado homers, drives in 5 as Rockies beat Mets, 6-4 2018-06-23T06:57:30Z 2018-06-22T16:07:10Z 2018-06-23T06:57:30Z Arenado homers for third straight game and drives in 5 to lead Rockies past Mets, 6-4.
Marlins' Straily suspended 5 games, Mattingly for 1 game 2018-06-23T06:36:01Z 2018-06-22T15:18:35Z 2018-06-23T06:35:54Z Miami pitcher Dan Straily has been suspended for five games for intentionally throwing a pitch at San Francisco's Buster Posey on Tuesday night while warnings were in place for both teams.
Machado hits 2-run HR in 15th as Orioles beat Braves 10-7 2018-06-23T06:34:32Z 2018-06-23T05:36:11Z 2018-06-23T06:34:33Z Machado hits 2-run homer in 15th inning as Orioles beat Braves 10-7.
LEADING OFF: Herrera's HR streak, Kershaw back, Mariners dip 2018-06-23T06:16:04Z 2018-06-23T04:46:14Z 2018-06-23T06:15:54Z LEADING OFF: Herrera's HR streak for Phils, Kershaw comes off DL, Mariners dip.
Gators chomped: Arkansas off to CWS finals, tops Florida 5-2 2018-06-23T05:16:09Z 2018-06-23T03:36:05Z 2018-06-23T05:15:55Z Gators chomped: Arkansas off to College World Series finals with 5-2 win over defending national champions.
Martinez HR helps Red Sox rally from 5 down, top M's 14-10 2018-06-23T04:56:44Z 2018-06-23T03:35:47Z 2018-06-23T04:56:44Z J.D. Martinez homered and drove in five, and the Boston Red Sox rallied from a five-run deficit to beat the Seattle Mariners 14-10 despite a monster game from Nelson Cruz.
Cardinals rookie Flaherty loses no-hit try in 7th vs Brewers 2018-06-23T03:17:14Z 2018-06-23T02:56:35Z 2018-06-23T03:17:14Z St. Louis Cardinals rookie Jack Flaherty is pitching a no-hitter through six innings against the Milwaukee Brewers. Phillies fan injured by flying hot dog launched by Phanatic 2018-06-23T01:07:50Z 2018-06-21T10:31:48Z 2018-06-23T01:07:46Z Philadelphia Phillies fan says a hot dog launched by the baseball team's mascot left her with a black eye.
Oregon St. offense keeps humming in 12-2 win over Miss. St. 2018-06-23T01:06:59Z 2018-06-22T23:46:35Z 2018-06-23T01:07:00Z Oregon State's offense keeps humming in 12-2 win over Bulldogs; rematch to send winner to CWS finals.
LEADING OFF: Giants need hand in bullpen, Felix in the Bronx 2018-06-23T00:33:30Z 2018-06-20T06:22:58Z 2018-06-23T00:33:30Z LEADING OFF: Giants need hand in bullpen, Felix up in the Bronx, super Kluber goes for Indians.
Stanton hits walk-off HR, Yankees rally past Mariners 7-5 2018-06-23T00:28:27Z 2018-06-21T03:21:39Z 2018-06-23T00:28:27Z Giancarlo Stanton lined a two-run homer with two outs in the bottom of the ninth inning, and the New York Yankees erased a five-run deficit to beat the Seattle Mariners 7-5.
LEADING OFF: Pair of aces pitching in Bronx, Wacha gets MRI 2018-06-23T00:27:36Z 2018-06-21T09:21:47Z 2018-06-23T00:27:36Z LEADING OFF: Pair of aces pitching at Yankee Stadium, Wacha gets MRI, Scherzer tries to snap skid, Bumgarner seeks 1st win, Garcia getting healthy for White Sox.
Back to back to back: 3 straight HRs propel Astros to win 2018-06-23T00:07:57Z 2018-06-21T03:01:50Z 2018-06-23T00:07:58Z Jose Altuve homered twice and the second one was the last of three straight the Houston Astros hit in the sixth inning to break a tie and get a 5-1 victory on Wednesday night to become the first team this season to reach 50 wins.
Mariners joke Ichiro should be in Home Run Derby 2018-06-22T23:46:47Z 2018-06-21T03:01:37Z 2018-06-22T23:46:48Z Now that he's no longer an active player, maybe Ichiro Suzuki wants to start swinging for the fences.
Cubs beat Dodgers 2-1 in 10 innings for doubleheader split 2018-06-22T23:33:16Z 2018-06-19T23:01:38Z 2018-06-22T23:33:17Z Headline: Pinch-hitter Kyle Farmer doubled sharply down the left-field line with two outs in the ninth to drive in two runs.
Houston's win streak ends at 12 games with 2-1 loss to Rays 2018-06-22T23:33:10Z 2018-06-20T03:51:09Z 2018-06-22T23:33:10Z C.J. Cron homered early and Wilson Ramos hit a tiebreaking RBI single in the eighth inning to lift the Tampa Bay Rays to a 2-1 win on Tuesday night to snap a 12-game winning streak by the Houston Astros.
Business up at New Jersey track, casino with sports bets 2018-06-22T23:32:41Z 2018-06-20T04:21:00Z 2018-06-22T23:32:42Z Although revenue figures won't be released for a few weeks yet, Monmouth Park racetrack and Atlantic City's Borgata casino say they're delighted with the extra business sports betting has generated in its first few days.
Yanks back stellar German with 4 HRs, beat Mariners 7-2 2018-06-22T23:13:23Z 2018-06-20T02:11:28Z 2018-06-22T23:13:11Z Domingo German pitches New York Yankees past Seattle Mariners 7-2.
Beavers' late rally keys 11-6 win, ousts Tar Heels from CWS 2018-06-22T22:26:30Z 2018-06-21T04:31:36Z 2018-06-22T22:26:30Z Oregon State rallies late to knock North Carolina out of College World Series with 11-6 win.
LEADING OFF: Giants need hand in bullpen, Felix in the Bronx 2018-06-22T22:12:59Z 2018-06-20T01:31:02Z 2018-06-22T22:12:57Z LEADING OFF: Giants need hand in bullpen, Felix up in the Bronx, super Kluber goes for Indians.
Rangers send Mendez to minors for breaking team rules 2018-06-22T21:33:10Z 2018-06-20T00:11:00Z 2018-06-22T21:33:09Z Rangers send LHP Yohander Mendez back to minors for violating team rules.
Herrera happy to change role with contending Nationals 2018-06-22T20:13:30Z 2018-06-19T23:11:07Z 2018-06-22T20:13:30Z After escaping from last-place Kansas City, Herrera relinquishes closer role for contending Nationals.
Farmer PH double lifts Dodgers over Cubs in 1st game of DH 2018-06-22T19:03:38Z 2018-06-19T21:23:30Z 2018-06-22T19:02:39Z Pinch-hitter Kyle Farmer doubled sharply down the left-field line with two outs in the ninth to drive in two runs.
Ibrahimovic, Rippon, Bird featured in ESPN Body Issue 2018-06-22T10:23:32Z 2018-06-19T13:51:01Z 2018-06-22T10:22:51Z Los Angeles Galaxy forward Zlatan Ibrahimovic, Houston Astros pitcher Dallas Keuchel, Olympic figure skater Adam Rippon, and 63-year-old golfer Greg Norman are among the athletes who will be featured in ESPN the Magazine's 10th anniversary Body Issue.
LEADING OFF: Verlander backs rolling Astros, mending Dodgers 2018-06-22T06:32:45Z 2018-06-19T06:10:28Z 2018-06-22T06:32:34Z LEADING OFF: Verlander backs rolling Astros, Dodgers on the mend, Soto timelessly good for Nats, Baez hopes to be back with Cubs.
Colon passes Marichal for most wins by Dominican pitcher 2018-06-22T06:12:49Z 2018-06-19T04:00:33Z 2018-06-22T06:12:49Z Bartolo Colon earned his 244th win, passing Hall of Famer Juan Marichal for the most by a pitcher born in the Dominican Republic, and the Texas Rangers beat the skidding Kansas City Royals 6-3.
LEADING OFF: Verlander backs rolling Astros, mending Dodgers 2018-06-22T05:52:29Z 2018-06-19T03:00:35Z 2018-06-22T05:52:28Z LEADING OFF: Verlander backs rolling Astros, Dodgers on the mend, Soto timelessly good for Nats, Baez hopes to be back with Cubs.
Bregman's game-ending 2B lifts Astros to 12th straight win 2018-06-22T05:52:22Z 2018-06-19T03:40:27Z 2018-06-22T05:52:23Z Alex Bregman hit a game-ending two-run double with one out in the ninth inning and the Houston Astros beat the Tampa Bay Rays 5-4 to match a franchise record with their 12th straight win. Nats get RHP Kelvin Herrera from Royals for 3 minor leaguers 2018-06-22T05:12:52Z 2018-06-19T00:30:31Z 2018-06-22T05:12:49Z Right-hander Kelvin Herrera has been acquired by the Washington Nationals from the Kansas City Royals for three minor leaguers.
World Cup Episode 3: 'Please God, Give the Goal!' 2018-06-22T04:52:49Z 2018-06-18T14:30:18Z 2018-06-22T04:52:49Z Soccer's Common-Sense Version of Instant Replay Proves the Tool Can Be Used Without the Delays That Make NFL and MLB Games Difficult to Watch.
Astros win 11th straight and finish 10-0 trip, beat KC 7-4 2018-06-18T14:23:55Z 2018-06-17T21:29:51Z 2018-06-18T14:23:40Z Carlos Correa and the Houston Astros won their 11th straight game, finishing off a dominant 10-0 road trip by rallying past the Kansas City Royals 7-4.
Like last year's Twins, young Braves ahead of schedule 2018-06-18T13:52:36Z 2018-06-18T07:20:13Z 2018-06-18T13:52:37Z Atlanta has turned its stocked farm system into a major league contender faster than expected.
Flaherty, Carpenter help Cardinals shut down Cubs 5-0 2018-06-18T13:51:57Z 2018-06-18T04:09:53Z 2018-06-18T13:51:57Z Jack Flaherty and four relievers combined on a four-hitter, Matt Carpenter homered and the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Chicago Cubs 5-0.
Texas Tech stuns Gators 6-3 in College World Series opener 2018-06-18T12:44:12Z 2018-06-18T05:22:40Z 2018-06-18T12:43:00Z Texas Tech stuns defending national champion Florida with 6-3 win in College World Series.
LEADING OFF: Astros go for team record-tying 12th win in row 2018-06-18T12:01:30Z 2018-06-18T00:29:52Z 2018-06-18T12:01:31Z LEADING OFF: Astros try for team record-tying 12th win in row, Yankees and Nationals back for double dip, Colon goes for Dominican mark.
Nimmo, Cabrera hit HRs in 9th, rally Mets past D-backs 5-3 2018-06-18T09:32:37Z 2018-06-17T23:51:01Z 2018-06-18T09:32:37Z Brandon Nimmo and Asdrubal Cabrera homered off Brad Boxberger in a four-run ninth inning and the New York Mets rallied to beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 5-3.
Go get 'em, Gramps! Pettitte debuts at Yanks Old-Timers' Day 2018-06-18T06:42:56Z 2018-06-17T20:50:05Z 2018-06-18T06:42:56Z Andy Pettitte made his debut at Old-Timers' Day at Yankee Stadium, a festive day that featured Hall of Famers Whitey Ford and Reggie Jackson and the always popular Johnny Damon and Paul O'Neill.
Braves no-hit bid ends in 7th after Teheran pulled vs Padres 2018-06-17T20:53:15Z 2018-06-17T19:42:14Z 2018-06-17T20:53:15Z Braves right-hander Julio Teheran is pitching a no-hitter through 6 innings against Padres.
Astros win 10th in row, Keuchel get HR help to beat KC 10-2 2018-06-17T16:01:51Z 2018-06-16T21:21:17Z 2018-06-17T16:01:49Z The Houston Astros won their 10th straight game, with Dallas Keuchel getting three-run homers from Max Stassi and Alex Bregman to rout the Kansas City Royals 10-2.
Giants' Longoria having hand surgery, hopes to return soon 2018-06-17T13:41:52Z 2018-06-16T23:19:14Z 2018-06-17T13:41:51Z San Francisco Giants third baseman Evan Longoria says he has elected to have surgery on his broken left hand and hopes to return soon after the All-Star break.
Carrasco hit on right arm by liner, Twins beat Indians 9-3 2018-06-17T13:11:46Z 2018-06-16T23:39:24Z 2018-06-17T13:11:46Z Indians pitcher Carrasco hit by line drive; Twins ride Rosario's big day to 9-3 victory.
Maradona responds to report of racist gesture to Asian fan 2018-06-17T12:11:22Z 2018-06-17T12:09:27Z 2018-06-17T12:11:19Z Diego Maradona has given his version of an exchange with an Asian fan at a World Cup game in Moscow that witnesses perceived as racist.
LEADING OFF: Old-Timers' Day at Yankee Stadium, Astros surge 2018-06-17T12:01:59Z 2018-06-17T01:09:11Z 2018-06-17T12:01:53Z LEADING OFF: Old-Timers' Day at Yankee Stadium, Astros surging, Indians check Carrasco.
LeBlanc shuts down Red Sox in Mariners' 1-0 win 2018-06-17T04:29:42Z 2018-06-17T03:19:19Z 2018-06-17T04:29:42Z Wade LeBlanc pitched into the eighth inning and Nelson Cruz had an RBI single as the Seattle Mariners beat the Boston Red Sox 1-0.
Severino sharp, steals a popup, too, as Yankees top Rays 4-1 2018-06-17T01:29:46Z 2018-06-16T22:19:16Z 2018-06-17T01:29:46Z Luis Severino pitched eight sharp innings and also jumped to steal away a popup from catcher Gary Sanchez, leading the New York Yankees over the Tampa Bay Rays 4-1.
Rookie's 1st hit, Beltre 3B send Rangers past Rockies 5-2 2018-06-17T01:23:17Z 2018-06-17T00:19:12Z 2018-06-17T01:23:17Z Beltre hits tiebreaking 2-run triple as Rangers stop 7-game slide with 5-2 win over Rockies.
Scherzer loses 2nd start in row, Blue Jays blank Nats 2-0 2018-06-17T00:31:34Z 2018-06-16T22:59:18Z 2018-06-17T00:31:31Z Max Scherzer lost his second straight start for the first time since 2015 when Marco Estrada pitched 6 2-3 shutout innings and Devon Travis homered for the Toronto Blue Jays in a 2-0 win over the Washington Nationals.
LEADING OFF: Astros heating up, Angels hurting all over 2018-06-16T14:41:41Z 2018-06-16T03:29:01Z 2018-06-16T14:40:33Z LEADING OFF: Goldschmidt back in form after slow start, Scherzer on track for third straight Cy Young Award.
Gattis' slam sends Astros past KC 7-3 for 9th straight win 2018-06-16T11:50:45Z 2018-06-16T03:28:48Z 2018-06-16T11:50:45Z Evan Gattis hit a go-ahead grand slam, Alex Bregman and Carlos Correa also went deep and Houston beat the Royals 7-3 for its ninth consecutive win.
Hernandez, Kemp homer in Dodgers' 3-2 win over Giants 2018-06-16T07:50:52Z 2018-06-16T05:38:40Z 2018-06-16T07:50:53Z Ross Stripling pitched four-hit ball over 6 1/3 innings, Enrique Hernandez and Matt Kemp went deep to give the Dodgers a major league-leading 32 homers this month, and Los Angeles beat the rival San Francisco Giants 3-2.
Loaisiga wins MLB debut, Didi homers, Yankees blank Rays 5-0 2018-06-16T07:50:24Z 2018-06-16T02:48:39Z 2018-06-16T07:50:24Z Jonathan Loaisiga pitched three-hit ball over five impressive innings to win his major league debut, and the New York Yankees beat the Tampa Bay Rays 5-0.
Kluber looks 'human' as Twins beat Cy Young winner 6-3 2018-06-16T07:02:12Z 2018-06-16T02:11:21Z 2018-06-16T07:02:00Z Kluber has rare rocky performance as Twins beat Indians, ace 6-3.
Solarte homers from both sides of plate, Jays beat Nats 6-5 2018-06-16T05:02:58Z 2018-06-16T02:10:54Z 2018-06-16T05:02:58Z Solarte homers from both sides of plate, Travis also connects as Blue Jays beat Nationals 6-5.
MLB suspends Rangers C Chirinos, Dodgers OF Kemp for scuffle 2018-06-16T02:42:50Z 2018-06-15T22:18:31Z 2018-06-16T02:42:50Z Rangers C Robinson Chirinos, Dodgers OF Matt Kemp suspended 1 game for scuffle. Marlins Man loses $1.5 million to embezzlement 2018-06-15T15:41:56Z 2018-06-15T15:08:17Z 2018-06-15T15:40:57Z Marlins Man loses $1.5 million in embezzlement scheme.
Correction: Red Sox-Mariners story 2018-06-15T15:18:36Z 2018-06-15T05:38:07Z 2018-06-15T15:18:36Z Xander Bogaerts hits a solo blast off Felix Hernandez in the sixth inning to back David Price's pitching gem for Red Sox at Safeco Field.
Jose Feliciano donates guitar he performed US anthem 1968 2018-06-15T15:02:57Z 2018-06-14T20:58:25Z 2018-06-15T15:02:57Z Jose Feliciano donates to the National Museum of American History the guitar on which he famously performed the national anthem in 1968.
Torres hits 3-run HR, German gets 1st win as Yanks top Rays 2018-06-15T14:33:12Z 2018-06-15T02:38:02Z 2018-06-15T14:33:12Z Gleyber Torres hit another three-run homer and Domingo German struck out a career-high 10 for his first major league win as the New York Yankees edged the Tampa Bay Rays 4-3 in the opener of a four-game series.
LEADING OFF: Story returns home, Cubs-Cards face off 2018-06-15T10:42:12Z 2018-06-15T02:58:01Z 2018-06-15T10:42:12Z LEADING OFF: Rockies' Story returns home to Texas, Cubs-Cards features two of NL's best on the mound.
Giants 3B Longoria has broken hand after being hit by pitch 2018-06-15T10:33:44Z 2018-06-14T21:57:59Z 2018-06-15T10:33:28Z San Francisco Giants third baseman Evan Longoria has a broken left hand after being hit by a pitch. A manager's umpire rant goes online, and Manfred cries foul 2018-06-15T10:02:35Z 2018-06-14T21:18:21Z 2018-06-15T10:02:19Z A profane rant by ex-Mets manager goes online, and Manfred cries foul.
Scalise back for congressional game a year after shooting 2018-06-15T05:09:39Z 2018-06-14T23:47:59Z 2018-06-15T05:09:32Z Steve Scalise, the House majority whip who was shot at a Republican baseball practice a year ago, fielded a ground ball and threw out the first batter of the annual congressional baseball game Thursday. Jury clears Red Sox in suit brought by woman hurt by foul 2018-06-15T01:10:03Z 2018-06-14T12:21:03Z 2018-06-15T01:10:04Z A jury has ruled in favor of the Boston Red Sox in a lawsuit brought by a woman who says she suffered severe facial injuries when she was struck by a foul ball at Fenway Park. The Latest: White House to cheer on congressional players 2018-06-14T20:42:18Z 2018-06-14T12:48:17Z 2018-06-14T20:42:18Z Look for Steve Scalise to be wearing a U.S. Capitol Police ball cap at Thursday night's annual congressional baseball game _ in honor of the two officers who returned fire after Scalise and four others were shot at a GOP practice a year ago.
Trevor Story breaks up Vince Velasquez's no-hitter in 7th 2018-06-14T20:03:15Z 2018-06-14T19:07:49Z 2018-06-14T20:03:15Z Phillies right-hander Vince Velasquez has a no-hitter through six innings against the Colorado Rockies. Velasquez has retired 18 of 19 batters he faced. Congressional baseball game comes a year after shooting 2018-06-14T15:52:24Z 2018-06-14T05:11:14Z 2018-06-14T15:52:09Z A year after shooting, annual congressional baseball game carries special significance.
Hernandez dodges home, Dodgers edge Texas 3-2 in 11 innings 2018-06-14T15:43:54Z 2018-06-14T06:47:41Z 2018-06-14T15:43:12Z Enrique Hernandez dodged home on a wild throw by pitcher Matt Bush in the 11th inning and, hours after a hard collision at the plate led to a bench-clearing incident and a pair of ejections, the Los Angeles Dodgers edged the Texas Rangers.
Teenage dream: Soto, 19, powers Nats' win at Yankee Stadium 2018-06-14T14:49:44Z 2018-06-14T02:57:25Z 2018-06-14T14:49:37Z Teenage rookie Juan Soto homered twice and drove in four runs, becoming the youngest player in 29 years to go deep in a regular-season game at Yankee Stadium, and the Washington Nationals beat New York 5-4.
Cain, Chacin pace Brewers past Cubs 1-0 2018-06-14T12:44:52Z 2018-06-13T22:22:25Z 2018-06-14T12:44:52Z Lorenzo Cain homered and Jhoulys Chacin combined with three relievers on a six-hitter to give the Milwaukee Brewers their second straight shutout of the Chicago Cubs.
Sale dominant before ejection, and Red Sox beat Orioles 5-1 2018-06-14T12:21:54Z 2018-06-13T22:49:08Z 2018-06-14T12:21:16Z Sale dominant before 7th inning ejection, and Red Sox beat Orioles 5-1 to complete 3-game sweep.
LEADING OFF: Freeman leads Braves, Verlander dominates 2018-06-14T11:21:41Z 2018-06-14T03:57:27Z 2018-06-14T11:20:09Z LEADING OFF: Surging Freeman leads 1st-place Braves, Verlander dominates for Astros, Rays lefty Snell sharp.
Steinbrenner says Yankees exploring rotation upgrade 2018-06-14T10:10:44Z 2018-06-14T01:27:20Z 2018-06-14T10:10:39Z Hal Steinbrenner says his New York Yankees may need an upgrade in the starting rotation if they're going to reach their first World Series since 2009.
Kemp and Chirinos ejected after home plate collision 2018-06-14T06:31:28Z 2018-06-14T03:37:25Z 2018-06-14T06:31:25Z Matt Kemp of the Los Angeles Dodgers and catcher Robinson Chirinos of the Texas Rangers have been ejected in the third inning after a home plate collision that led to a benches-clearing confrontation between the teams.
Haniger's game-ending blast gives Mariners sweep of Angels 2018-06-14T02:20:42Z 2018-06-14T00:38:55Z 2018-06-14T02:19:05Z Mitch Haniger hit a two-run home run in the bottom of the ninth inning to give the Seattle Mariners an 8-6 victory and sweep of the three-game series over the Los Angeles Angels on Wednesday.
Panel: Sports bets on phones have huge growth promise 2018-06-13T22:09:31Z 2018-06-13T04:17:02Z 2018-06-13T22:09:16Z A day before New Jersey's governor makes his state's first legal wager on a sporting event, sports betting will be the main topic at a major gambling industry conference in Atlantic City.
Soroka outpitches deGrom, Freeman's bat powers Braves 2-0 2018-06-13T20:50:33Z 2018-06-13T19:01:21Z 2018-06-13T20:50:34Z Mike Soroka allowed two base runners as he pitched into the seventh inning, Freddie Freeman kept pounding Mets pitching, and the Atlanta Braves beat New York 2-0.
Spain's Lopetegui joins long line of strange coach firings 2018-06-13T20:00:53Z 2018-06-13T19:57:14Z 2018-06-13T20:00:53Z Spain has made a coaching change just two days before the start of the World Cup in a move that will be heavily scrutinized over the coming weeks. GOP congressman asks Trump to attend annual baseball game 2018-06-13T19:17:19Z 2018-06-13T16:30:43Z 2018-06-13T19:17:18Z A Republican congressman says he has personally asked President Donald Trump to attend the annual congressional baseball game Thursday night at Nationals Park. Ohio's top court hears arguments on promotions tax dispute 2018-06-13T19:02:25Z 2018-06-13T14:47:08Z 2018-06-13T19:01:35Z The Ohio Supreme Court has heard arguments in a dispute over promotions including bobbleheads and other items offered by the Cincinnati Reds to ticket buyers.
Tigers lose injured Cabrera for season in 6-4 loss to Twins 2018-06-13T16:42:25Z 2018-06-13T03:30:59Z 2018-06-13T16:42:25Z Miguel Cabrera ruptured his left biceps tendon, an injury that will sideline the Detroit slugger for the rest of the season, and the Tigers lost 6-4 to the Minnesota Twins.
Gregorius homers twice, Harper hit twice, Yanks top Nats 3-0 2018-06-13T16:42:21Z 2018-06-13T04:00:51Z 2018-06-13T16:42:21Z Didi Gregorius ended a long power outage with a pair of home runs, Washington slugger Bryce Harper left in the eighth inning after he was hit by a pitch for the second time, and the New York Yankees beat the Nationals 3-0 for their 10th win in 12 games.
LEADING OFF: Cabrera done, Trout takes aim in Seattle again 2018-06-13T14:14:15Z 2018-06-13T06:27:13Z 2018-06-13T14:14:15Z LEADING OFF: Miguel Cabrera done for year, Mets & deGrom try for rare win, Cole on a roll for Astros, Maeda returns to ailing Dodgers. Eddie Vedder's vinyl single to be released with Cubs tickets 2018-06-13T11:07:51Z 2018-06-12T11:35:08Z 2018-06-13T11:07:44Z Eddie Vedder's support of the Chicago Cubs remains strong.
Neighbors stunned by man who vanished from Air Force 2018-06-13T09:27:18Z 2018-06-11T18:53:54Z 2018-06-13T09:27:18Z Authorities say an Air Force officer with top security clearance who disappeared in New Mexico 35 years ago has been found in California after using a false name for decades.
Trout hits 2 HRs again, Mariners belt 4 in 6-3 win vs Angels 2018-06-13T07:33:25Z 2018-06-13T05:46:54Z 2018-06-13T07:33:26Z Mitch Haniger and Ryon Healy each homered twice as the first-place Seattle Mariners shook off two homers by Mike Trout for the second consecutive night, beating the Los Angeles Angels 6-3.
LEADING OFF: Cabrera done; Mets & deGrom try for rare win 2018-06-13T05:54:07Z 2018-06-13T04:16:56Z 2018-06-13T05:54:06Z LEADING OFF: Miguel Cabrera done for year, Mets & deGrom try for rare win, Cole on a roll for Astros, Maeda returns to ailing Dodgers.
Cain's great escape, Anderson's arm lift Brewers over Cubs 2018-06-13T05:16:54Z 2018-06-13T03:29:43Z 2018-06-13T05:16:54Z Chase Anderson pitched seven innings of one-hit ball to take advantage of some rare run support, and the Milwaukee Brewers two-hit the Chicago Cubs 4-0 to take back first place in the NL Central.
Miguel Cabrera leaves game with biceps injury 2018-06-13T03:52:54Z 2018-06-13T00:46:42Z 2018-06-13T03:52:55Z Detroit Tigers slugger Miguel Cabrera left a game against the Minnesota Twins with a left biceps tendon strain.
Cubs back in 1st place, beat Brewers 7-2 in 11 innings 2018-06-12T16:37:07Z 2018-06-12T04:49:46Z 2018-06-12T16:37:07Z Anthony Rizzo homered down the right-field line on the first pitch of a five-run 11th inning to help the Chicago Cubs beat the Milwaukee Brewers 4-2 and jump into first place in the NL Central. Memoir listed from congressman wounded during baseball game 2018-06-12T15:47:27Z 2018-06-11T20:04:58Z 2018-06-12T15:47:13Z Rep. Steve Scalise, the Louisiana Republican shot and badly wounded during a Congressional baseball practice, has a memoir coming this fall.
Cruz, Mariners overcome Trout's 2 HRs in 5-3 win vs Angels 2018-06-12T15:29:03Z 2018-06-12T05:36:58Z 2018-06-12T15:29:03Z Nelson Cruz homered twice and the surprising Seattle Mariners overcame Mike Trout's two home runs to beat the Los Angeles Angels 5-3.
Florida, Texas, Red Raiders, Hogs make College World Series 2018-06-12T15:28:54Z 2018-06-12T01:49:54Z 2018-06-12T15:28:54Z Longhorns, Red Raiders win super regionals to advance to College World Series. Supreme Court won't get involved in Wrigley Field dispute 2018-06-12T12:56:10Z 2018-06-11T13:43:46Z 2018-06-12T12:55:48Z The Supreme Court is leaving in place a court decision dismissing a lawsuit filed against the Chicago Cubs by the owners of rooftop clubs adjacent to Wrigley Field.
LEADING OFF: Harper, Nats visit Yankees; Colon seeks record 2018-06-12T07:55:06Z 2018-06-12T02:54:44Z 2018-06-12T07:55:00Z LEADING OFF: Harper, Nats at Yankee Stadium; Colon seeks record for Dominican-born pitchers; Cubs-Brewers showdown in NL Central; Mets make change at first. Cardinals' Poncedeleon reaches majors after head injury 2018-06-12T04:50:33Z 2018-06-11T23:58:48Z 2018-06-12T04:50:33Z A little more than a year after a life-threatening brain injury, Daniel Poncedeleon is ready to make his major league debut. High school pitcher strikes out friend, consoles him 2018-06-12T01:57:10Z 2018-06-11T20:44:00Z 2018-06-12T01:57:02Z A Minnesota high school pitcher consoled his friend after striking him out in a playoff game.
LEADING OFF: Goldschmidt heats up, Quintana faces Brewers 2018-06-11T16:07:57Z 2018-06-10T23:53:18Z 2018-06-11T16:07:58Z LEADING OFF: Diamondbacks star Goldschmidt heats up, Quintana faces Brewers in NL Central showdown, Bumgarner starts again.
Lugo, Frazier help Mets stop skid with 2-0 win over Yankees 2018-06-11T16:07:28Z 2018-06-11T03:22:56Z 2018-06-11T16:07:28Z Seth Lugo pitched six dominant innings in a stellar spot start, Todd Frazier hit a two-run homer off Luis Severino, and the New York Mets beat the Yankees 2-0 to snap an eight-game skid.
Balk gives Astros 8-7 win, first 4-game sweep of Rangers 2018-06-11T16:07:21Z 2018-06-11T06:20:50Z 2018-06-11T16:07:21Z George Springer scores tiebreaking run in ninth on balk as Astros sweep Texas rivals in four-game series for first time with 8-7 win over Rangers.
Richard takes no-hit try into 7th, Padres beat Marlins 3-1 2018-06-11T15:27:12Z 2018-06-10T19:52:57Z 2018-06-11T15:27:12Z Clayton Richard became the latest pitcher to flirt with the first no-hitter in San Diego Padres' history, losing his bid with two outs in the seventh inning during a 3-1 win over the Miami Marlins.
Washington, Mississippi St. go extras to earn berths in CWS 2018-06-11T06:51:28Z 2018-06-11T00:53:02Z 2018-06-11T06:51:29Z Auburn, Texas and South Carolina force winner-take-all Game 3s in NCAA super regionals. Cabrera hurt, Cespedes' rehab cut short after setback 2018-06-11T02:13:40Z 2018-06-11T00:12:49Z 2018-06-11T02:13:36Z Yoenis Cespedes' rehab assignment has been cut short after a setback, and the plummeting New York Mets aren't sure when they might get their slugging left fielder back from a nagging hip injury.
Hamilton, Reds end 13-game losing skid vs Cards with 6-3 win 2018-06-10T22:45:31Z 2018-06-10T21:02:45Z 2018-06-10T22:45:31Z Center fielder Billy Hamilton made a bunch of key defensive plays and the Cincinnati Reds ended their 13-game losing streak to St. Louis, beating the Cardinals 6-3.
Indians' Kluber continues dominance of Tigers, AL Central 2018-06-10T22:15:01Z 2018-06-10T20:25:13Z 2018-06-10T22:14:54Z Corey Kluber continued his dominance of the American League Central, allowing two runs in eight innings as the Cleveland Indians beat the Detroit Tigers 9-2. Blue Jays prospect Guerrero Jr. to miss at least 4 weeks 2018-06-10T21:13:22Z 2018-06-10T17:42:39Z 2018-06-10T21:13:23Z Blue Jays prospect Vladimir Guerrero Jr. to miss at least 4 weeks because of strained left knee.
Granderson has career-high 6 RBIs as Jays rout Orioles 13-3 2018-06-10T20:44:42Z 2018-06-10T20:33:12Z 2018-06-10T20:44:40Z Granderson has career-high 6 RBIs, Estrada snaps eight-start winless streak as Blue Jays complete four-game sweep, rout struggling Orioles 13-3.
Padres lefty Richard loses no-hit bid in 7th vs Marlins 2018-06-10T19:56:41Z 2018-06-10T18:52:42Z 2018-06-10T19:56:42Z Clayton Richard of the San Diego Padres is pitching a no-hitter through six innings against the Miami Marlins.
Pujols ties Musial on RBI list; Angels beat Twins 2-1 2018-06-10T17:44:11Z 2018-06-10T01:14:59Z 2018-06-10T17:44:09Z Albert Pujols hit his 623rd career homer and tied Stan Musial for seventh on the career RBI list with 1,951, helping the Los Angeles Angels beat the Minnesota Twins 2-1 after a four-hour rain delay.
Morton plunks AL record 4, but Astros beat Rangers 4-3 2018-06-10T17:44:09Z 2018-06-10T07:12:23Z 2018-06-10T17:44:05Z George Springer hits tiebreaking single in seventh, Astros overcome wild start from Charlie Morton to beat Rangers 4-3.
Yanks Masahiro Tanaka goes on DL with hamstring strains 2018-06-10T17:44:06Z 2018-06-09T20:02:11Z 2018-06-10T17:44:01Z Masahiro Tanaka was put on the 10-day disabled list by the New York Yankees, a day after the pitcher strained both hamstrings running the bases during the Subway Series opener against the Mets.
LEADING OFF: Cards can't lose in Cincy, aces land on DL 2018-06-10T12:46:26Z 2018-06-10T02:22:15Z 2018-06-10T12:46:23Z LEADING OFF: Cards can't lose in Cincy, aces land on DL, Dodgers still watching Buehler.
Harper hits 19th homer and Nats hold off Giants 7-5 2018-06-10T01:16:04Z 2018-06-09T20:03:31Z 2018-06-10T01:16:04Z Bryce Harper hit his National League-leading 19th homer of the season and the Washington Nationals defeated the San Francisco Giants 7-5.
J.D. Martinez hits 21st HR as Red Sox beat White Sox 4-2 2018-06-10T00:32:54Z 2018-06-09T23:25:22Z 2018-06-10T00:32:54Z J.D. Martinez hit a tiebreaking two-run homer, David Price pitched six solid innings to win his fifth straight decision and the Boston Red Sox rebounded from a series-opening loss with a 4-2 victory over the Chicago White Sox.
Ovechkin's first pitch performance mirrors playoff career 2018-06-09T20:23:44Z 2018-06-09T19:12:19Z 2018-06-09T20:23:42Z Alex Ovechkin succeeds on his second try at a ceremonial first pitch after finally breaking through to win Stanley Cup.
LEADING OFF: Top pitchers Strasburg, Tanaka, Ohtani ailing 2018-06-09T17:02:29Z 2018-06-09T03:01:43Z 2018-06-09T17:02:29Z LEADING OFF: Ace pitchers Stephen Strasburg, Masahiro Tanaka and Shohei Ohtani all had rough starts to the weekend, Ovechkin to bring Stanley Cup to Nationals Park.
Angels star Ohtani out at least 3 weeks with elbow sprain 2018-06-09T15:36:54Z 2018-06-08T19:51:32Z 2018-06-09T15:36:51Z Shohei Ohtani will be placed on the Los Angeles Angels' disabled list with a sprained elbow ligament.
Gardner homer leads Yanks over Mets 4-1 as Tanaka gets hurt 2018-06-09T13:54:07Z 2018-06-09T02:04:58Z 2018-06-09T13:54:07Z Brett Gardner hit a tiebreaking, two-run homer off Jacob deGrom in the eighth inning, and the New York Yankees beat the reeling Mets 4-1. The Yankees lost pitcher Masahiro Tanaka to hamstring problems. The Mets lost their seventh in a row.
Strasburg exits with tight shoulder, Giants beat Nats 9-5 2018-06-09T12:33:01Z 2018-06-09T04:01:55Z 2018-06-09T12:32:57Z Nationals pitcher Stephen Strasberg exited after two innings because of tightness in his right shoulder, and the San Francisco Giants rapped eight extra-base hits to beat Washington 9-5.
Buehler latest injured Dodgers, but LA beats Braves 7-3 2018-06-09T08:13:00Z 2018-06-09T05:31:47Z 2018-06-09T08:13:00Z Walker Buehler dominated before being pulled with rib soreness, and the Los Angeles Dodgers overcame another blow to their injury-depleted pitching staff by hitting five home runs to beat the Atlanta Braves 7-3.
Dodgers' Walker Buehler pulled from start with rib soreness 2018-06-09T05:23:33Z 2018-06-09T04:31:44Z 2018-06-09T05:23:32Z Dodgers starter Walker Buehler has been pulled from a start after a visit from a team trainer, another possible blow to an injury-depleted Los Angeles pitching staff.
Mariners hold off Rays 4-3 for 16th win in 20 games 2018-06-09T04:15:25Z 2018-06-09T02:21:42Z 2018-06-09T04:15:21Z Marco Gonzales won his fourth straight start and the surging Seattle Mariners beat the Tampa Bay Rays 4-3 for their 16th win in 20 games.
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