Belt has 21-pitch at-bat, later homers as Giants beat Angels 2018-04-23T03:58:07Z 2018-04-23T00:26:53Z 2018-04-23T03:58:07Z 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. Dodgers rally from 3 runs down to top Nationals 4-3 2018-04-23T03:57:06Z 2018-04-23T03:47:40Z 2018-04-23T03:57:06Z The Los Angeles Dodgers rallied from a three-run deficit for a 4-3 win over the Washington Nationals.
Top prospect Torres makes MLB debut as Yankees go young 2018-04-23T01:47:46Z 2018-04-22T18:54:51Z 2018-04-23T01:47:33Z Prized prospect Gleyber Torres makes highly anticipated MLB debut as Yankees go young.
Belt's 21-pitch plate appearance most since at least 1988 2018-04-23T01:17:10Z 2018-04-22T21:34:50Z 2018-04-23T01:17:04Z 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.
LEADING OFF: Dodgers' Buehler makes 1st start, Bryant rests 2018-04-23T01:16:42Z 2018-04-23T00:05:07Z 2018-04-23T01:16:41Z LEADING OFF: Dodgers prospect Walker Buehler makes 1st start, Cubs star Bryant rests after beaning, Astros rising.
A's lefty Manaea pitches no-hitter vs streaking Red Sox 2018-04-22T18:57:36Z 2018-04-22T03:34:32Z 2018-04-22T18:57:36Z 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.
LEADING OFF: Farquhar status, Yanks add top prospect Torres 2018-04-22T18:57:33Z 2018-04-22T01:24:23Z 2018-04-22T18:57:30Z LEADING OFF: White Sox monitor pitcher Danny Farquhar, Yankees promoting top prospect Gleyber Torres, Ohtani throws bullpen session.
Pujols homers for hit No. 2,992 in Angels' 4-3 win vs Giants 2018-04-22T07:16:05Z 2018-04-22T07:04:32Z 2018-04-22T07:15:51Z Pujols goes deep for career hit No. 2,992; Trout also homers for Angels in 4-3 win over Giants.
Dodgers back Ryu with 3 HRs in 4-0 win over Nationals 2018-04-22T06:45:14Z 2018-04-22T04:04:40Z 2018-04-22T06:45:14Z 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.
A's lefty Manaea pitching no-hitter thru 8 vs Red Sox 2018-04-22T04:27:34Z 2018-04-22T03:14:38Z 2018-04-22T04:27:34Z Athletics left-hander Sean Manaea is pitching a no-hitter through eight innings against the Boston Red Sox.
White Sox reliever Farquhar has brain hemorrhage during game 2018-04-22T04:05:10Z 2018-04-21T20:17:29Z 2018-04-22T04:05:08Z Chicago White Sox reliever Danny Farquhar suffered a brain hemorrhage during a game and is in stable but critical condition. Angels' Ohtani set for 'full gorilla' bullpen Sunday 2018-04-22T03:08:04Z 2018-04-22T00:34:32Z 2018-04-22T03:08:03Z 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.
Mets demote longtime starter Matt Harvey to bullpen 2018-04-22T00:05:00Z 2018-04-21T22:14:19Z 2018-04-22T00:05:00Z The New York Mets have demoted longtime starter Matt Harvey to the bullpen.
Ross loses no-hit bid with 2 outs in 8th, Padres top D-backs 2018-04-21T21:37:11Z 2018-04-21T05:04:58Z 2018-04-21T21:37:11Z 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. White Sox reliever Farquhar passes out in dugout 2018-04-21T20:39:30Z 2018-04-21T03:23:49Z 2018-04-21T20:39:31Z White Sox reliever Danny Farquhar taken to hospital after passing out in dugout.
LEADING OFF: White Sox check Farquhar, Ohtani's blister 2018-04-21T14:34:24Z 2018-04-21T01:53:48Z 2018-04-21T14:34:24Z LEADING OFF: Darvish, Keuchel, Colon all go for 1st win, Nationals cut pitcher Cole.
Nats beat Dodgers 5-2 in uneven matchup of Scherzer, Kershaw 2018-04-21T12:55:49Z 2018-04-21T05:47:07Z 2018-04-21T12:55:49Z 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.
Gurriel Jr. has 3 RBIs in MLB debut, Blue Jays top Yanks 8-5 2018-04-21T05:48:31Z 2018-04-21T03:03:58Z 2018-04-21T05:48:31Z 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.
Cespedes has go-ahead single as Mets top Braves in 12th 2018-04-21T04:47:16Z 2018-04-21T03:43:58Z 2018-04-21T04:47:16Z Yoenis Cespedes overcomes 4 strikeouts to hit tiebreaking single in 12th, giving Mets 5-3 win over Braves.
Padres' Ross loses no-hit bid with 2 outs in 8th vs D-backs 2018-04-21T04:26:49Z 2018-04-21T03:43:50Z 2018-04-21T04:26:44Z Tyson Ross of the San Diego Padres is pitching a no-hitter through seven innings against the Arizona Diamondbacks.
What gets a manager fired? One really bad stretch 2018-04-20T20:07:31Z 2018-04-20T06:44:25Z 2018-04-20T20:07:31Z 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.
Betts, Benintendi lead sizzling Red Sox past Angels, 8-2 2018-04-20T06:59:46Z 2018-04-20T06:19:04Z 2018-04-20T06:59:46Z The Boston Red Sox completed a dominant sweep of the AL West-leading Los Angeles Angels with an 8-2 victory.
LEADING OFF: Scherzer vs Kershaw; Riggleman takes over 2018-04-20T06:58:48Z 2018-04-20T02:35:49Z 2018-04-20T06:58:48Z LEADING OFF: Scherzer to face Kershaw in rare matchup of 3-time Cy Young Award winners; Riggleman begins 4th stint as an interim manager. Reds fire manager Bryan Price after 3-15 start 2018-04-20T06:19:59Z 2018-04-19T13:12:03Z 2018-04-20T06:19:59Z The Reds have fired Bryan Price after a 3-15 start, the first managerial change in the major leagues this season.
Braves' Freeman avoids second major injury to wrist 2018-04-19T22:38:44Z 2018-04-19T21:56:19Z 2018-04-19T22:38:44Z Braves' Freddie Freeman returns to lineup after avoiding major injury to wrist he broke last year.
LEADING OFF: Stanton tries to break slump, Freeman injured 2018-04-19T13:16:48Z 2018-04-19T06:22:07Z 2018-04-19T13:16:48Z LEADING OFF: Stanton tries to break pinstripe slump, Freeman hopes for best on wrist, Ohtani could return to lineup.
LaMarre's single lifts Twins over Indians 2-1 in 16 innings 2018-04-19T12:48:35Z 2018-04-19T04:45:10Z 2018-04-19T12:48:34Z Just enough power: Eddie Rosario scores winning run in 16th inning as Twins top Indians 2-1.
Mets rally for 9 runs in 8th inning to stun Nationals, 11-5 2018-04-19T12:32:59Z 2018-04-19T02:46:48Z 2018-04-19T12:32:59Z 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. Indians-Twins play on, even after blackout hits San Juan 2018-04-19T06:24:24Z 2018-04-18T17:35:24Z 2018-04-19T06:23:59Z San Juan mayor: Baseball game between Minnesota and Cleveland in is still on despite island-wide blackout hitting Puerto Rico.
Cards-Cubs called off, MLB's 25th postponement in 3 weeks 2018-04-19T01:52:42Z 2018-04-18T14:56:12Z 2018-04-19T01:52:34Z 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.
Slugger Jose Bautista, Braves agree to minor league deal 2018-04-18T22:37:08Z 2018-04-18T18:03:58Z 2018-04-18T22:37:08Z 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.
Big fish struggling to catch on: Stanton slumping in Bronx 2018-04-18T21:56:40Z 2018-04-18T09:01:43Z 2018-04-18T21:56:26Z Big fish struggling to catch on: Stanton slumping in Bronx.
LEADING OFF: Cole chases Johnson, Ryan for Astros' K mark 2018-04-18T17:46:24Z 2018-04-18T06:51:19Z 2018-04-18T17:45:28Z LEADING OFF: Cole chases Johnson, Ryan for Astros' K mark; Jose Berrios to start in his native Puerto Rico.
Betts hits 3 HR, Red Sox oust Angels' Ohtani early, win 10-1 2018-04-18T15:05:48Z 2018-04-18T05:45:37Z 2018-04-18T15:05:15Z The Boston Red Sox chased Shohei Ohtani just two innings into his third big-league start, beating the Los Angeles Angels 10-1.
Belt's check-swing ruins Corbin's no-no, Dbacks 1-hit Giants 2018-04-18T14:05:39Z 2018-04-18T04:11:15Z 2018-04-18T14:04:52Z 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.
A homer at home: Lindor's shot helps Indians top Twins 6-1 2018-04-18T13:26:27Z 2018-04-18T02:51:39Z 2018-04-18T13:26:11Z 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.
On eve of MLB games, mayor says San Juan 'open for business' 2018-04-18T07:28:03Z 2018-04-17T20:00:43Z 2018-04-18T07:28:03Z San Juan Mayor Carmen Yulin Cruz says she's hopeful that Twins-Indians series leads to more MLB games in Puerto Rico, and soon.
Angels' Ohtani gets blister vs Boston, lasts only 2 innings 2018-04-18T05:46:55Z 2018-04-18T03:37:18Z 2018-04-18T05:46:21Z Shohei Ohtani's third start for the Los Angeles Angels has lasted only two innings.
Belt's check-swing 1B breaks up Corbin's no-hit bid in 8th 2018-04-18T04:06:14Z 2018-04-18T03:31:34Z 2018-04-18T04:06:09Z Arizona Diamondbacks left-hander Patrick Corbin has not allowed a hit through seven innings against the San Francisco Giants.
Indians prospect sues over deal that ties up future earnings 2018-04-17T22:06:20Z 2018-04-17T21:51:27Z 2018-04-17T22:06:02Z 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.
LEADING OFF: Ohtani day, baseball in San Juan, DH in Toronto 2018-04-17T21:08:33Z 2018-04-17T05:50:24Z 2018-04-17T21:08:33Z LEADING OFF: Ohtani day, baseball in San Juan, DH in Toronto.
Didi hits 2 HRs, Stanton hitless vs Marlins, Yanks romp 12-1 2018-04-17T15:46:06Z 2018-04-17T02:52:37Z 2018-04-17T15:46:06Z 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.
Shear Power! Bryce Harper breaks bat in two on long home run 2018-04-17T15:27:05Z 2018-04-17T00:14:10Z 2018-04-17T15:26:31Z This was shear power by Bryce Harper.
Rays' Kiermaier will miss 2 to 3 months with thumb injury 2018-04-17T05:31:39Z 2018-04-16T18:18:38Z 2018-04-17T05:31:38Z Tampa Bay's Kevin Kiermaier tearsrn ligament in right thumb, 2 to 3 months.
Harper hits broken-bat HR, helps Nats rally past Mets 8-6 2018-04-17T04:26:01Z 2018-04-17T03:00:19Z 2018-04-17T04:26:01Z 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.
Indians donate $37,000 for hurricane relief in Puerto Rico 2018-04-16T17:08:53Z 2018-04-16T17:04:28Z 2018-04-16T17:08:53Z The Cleveland Indians have donated an additional $37,000 to help hurricane recovery.
Colon perfect into 8th, Rangers beat Astros 3-1 in 10 2018-04-16T16:53:04Z 2018-04-16T03:48:28Z 2018-04-16T16:53:05Z 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.
Pitch framing tactics under a bit more scrutiny 2018-04-16T14:13:33Z 2018-04-16T08:19:57Z 2018-04-16T14:13:30Z The concept of pitch framing is not exactly new, but it certainly seems to be under a bit more scrutiny now.
Bartolo Colon loses no-hit bid for Rangers in 8th vs Astros 2018-04-16T03:31:57Z 2018-04-16T02:08:43Z 2018-04-16T03:31:57Z Bartolo Colon is pitching a perfect game through seven innings for the Texas Rangers against the World Series champion Houston Astros.
No Game Today: Wintry weather, plenty of MLB postponements 2018-04-16T02:59:51Z 2018-04-15T22:08:27Z 2018-04-16T02:59:51Z Major League Baseball schedule hit hard by wet, cold April, filling up summer schedule.
LEADING OFF: Stanton sees Marlins, White Sox warm up 2018-04-16T01:20:54Z 2018-04-16T00:48:31Z 2018-04-16T01:20:55Z LEADING OFF: Giancarlo Stanton sees former Miami teammates at Yankee Stadium, White Sox warm up in California, Cards-Cubs renew rivalry.
Robinson's daughter says black MLBers reluctant to speak out 2018-04-16T01:20:05Z 2018-04-15T17:37:57Z 2018-04-16T01:20:05Z 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.
'People are still suffering': MLB back in storm-hit San Juan 2018-04-16T01:00:33Z 2018-04-15T21:58:05Z 2018-04-16T01:00:33Z Major League Baseball returns to Puerto Rico this week, when Cleveland and Minnesota visit the storm-ravaged island.
Flores, Syndergaard help Mets top Brewers 3-2 for 12-2 start 2018-04-16T00:49:39Z 2018-04-15T21:18:06Z 2018-04-16T00:49:32Z 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.
Red Sox move to MLB-best 13-2; Phils' win streak at 6 2018-04-16T00:18:17Z 2018-04-15T21:58:16Z 2018-04-16T00:18:17Z 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.
Red Sox off to best start in 118-year history; beat O's 10-3 2018-04-15T20:29:35Z 2018-04-14T20:42:56Z 2018-04-15T20:29:04Z 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.
Yankees-Tigers doubleheader postponed; now set for June 4 2018-04-15T18:52:56Z 2018-04-15T16:17:58Z 2018-04-15T18:52:55Z The first game of the split doubleheader between the New York Yankees and Detroit Tigers has been postponed because of rain.
Braves-Cubs series finale postponed by rain 2018-04-15T18:18:08Z 2018-04-15T15:48:10Z 2018-04-15T18:18:06Z The series finale between the Atlanta Braves and Chicago Cubs has been postponed by rain.
Blue Jays-Indians postponed again; doubleheader on May 3 2018-04-15T16:40:00Z 2018-04-15T13:57:53Z 2018-04-15T16:39:55Z 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.
The Latest: Minneapolis airport reopens after blizzard 2018-04-15T13:14:10Z 2018-04-14T17:44:36Z 2018-04-15T13:13:56Z 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.
LEADING OFF: Ohtani starts, wintry weather, Reds skid 2018-04-15T05:00:45Z 2018-04-15T01:07:11Z 2018-04-15T05:00:45Z LEADING OFF: More wintry weather in forecast, Verlander vs Colon, Reds try to end skid.
Flights canceled, roads treacherous amid spring snowstorms 2018-04-15T04:58:28Z 2018-04-14T10:15:51Z 2018-04-15T04:58:28Z 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.
Snowy: Last 3 games of White Sox-Twins series postponed 2018-04-15T02:49:25Z 2018-04-14T23:11:38Z 2018-04-15T02:49:26Z The entire three-game series between the Chicago White Sox and Minnesota Twins has been called off because of a spring snowstorm. Arenado begins serving 5-game suspension on Saturday 2018-04-14T21:04:37Z 2018-04-14T17:41:25Z 2018-04-14T21:04:36Z Colorado 3B Nolan Arenado has dropped his appeal and will begin serving his five-game suspension from Major League Baseball on Saturday in Washington.
LEADING OFF: Cobb to make Orioles debut at Fenway Park 2018-04-14T19:52:44Z 2018-04-14T08:46:00Z 2018-04-14T19:52:44Z 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.
Nunez hits 3-run HR, Red Sox top Orioles 7-3 for 11-2 start 2018-04-14T18:03:33Z 2018-04-14T03:16:19Z 2018-04-14T18:02:13Z 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.
Frazier homers twice, Mets top Brewers 6-5 to win 9th in row 2018-04-14T18:03:25Z 2018-04-14T02:40:16Z 2018-04-14T18:03:25Z Todd Frazier homers twice as New York Mets top Milwaukee Brewers 6-5 for 9th straight win.
Descalso drives in 4 runs in Arizona's 8-7 win over Dodgers 2018-04-14T18:01:38Z 2018-04-14T06:19:57Z 2018-04-14T18:01:38Z 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.
Ohtani's electrifying start to MLB career a big hit in Japan 2018-04-14T16:25:20Z 2018-04-14T05:35:44Z 2018-04-14T16:24:22Z 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.
Pujols homers, drives in 3 as Angels top Royals 5-4 2018-04-14T06:09:52Z 2018-04-14T03:55:43Z 2018-04-14T06:09:46Z 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.
Mets' Plawecki has broken hand; d'Arnaud needs surgery 2018-04-14T00:17:29Z 2018-04-13T22:40:07Z 2018-04-14T00:17:29Z Mets catcher Kevin Plawecki has a broken left hand and is following Travis d'Arnaud to the disabled list.
Ohtani's 3-run triple sends Angels to 7-1 win over Royals 2018-04-13T15:19:01Z 2018-04-13T04:05:04Z 2018-04-13T15:18:56Z 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.
Porcello pitches Red Sox past Yankees 6-3 2018-04-13T15:18:42Z 2018-04-13T03:25:05Z 2018-04-13T15:18:43Z Rick Porcello pitches 7 scoreless innings as Boston Red Sox beat New York Yankees 6-3.
LEADING OFF: Mets try to continue fast start 2018-04-13T10:59:20Z 2018-04-13T09:45:45Z 2018-04-13T10:59:20Z LEADING OFF: New York Mets try to continue fast start.
Boston's Porcello loses no-hit bid in 7th 2018-04-13T04:09:24Z 2018-04-13T02:04:56Z 2018-04-13T04:09:24Z Red Sox pitcher Rick Porcello has not allowed a hit through six innings against Yankees.
Kelly, Austin suspended after Yankees-Red Sox fight 2018-04-13T02:19:19Z 2018-04-12T23:34:52Z 2018-04-13T02:19:19Z Red Sox reliever Joe Kelly, Yankees' Tyler Austin suspended after brawl between AL East rivals.
LEADING OFF: Yankees-Red Sox calm? Arenado awaits decision 2018-04-12T17:03:24Z 2018-04-12T06:54:31Z 2018-04-12T17:03:24Z LEADING OFF: Are the Yankees and Red Sox done tangling? Arenado awaits decision after fight, Mets check Plawecki.
Butler, Towns lead T-wolves past Nuggets in OT, to playoffs 2018-04-12T17:01:10Z 2018-04-12T03:24:24Z 2018-04-12T17:01:09Z Butler, Towns lead Timberwolves past Nuggets 112-106 in overtime, to playoffs for 1st time since '04.
Beantown Brawl! Yankees fight to 10-7 win over Red Sox 2018-04-12T17:01:04Z 2018-04-12T03:45:32Z 2018-04-12T17:01:04Z 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.
Tigers' Zimmermann bruises jaw when hit by Kipnis' liner 2018-04-12T06:57:20Z 2018-04-11T23:06:44Z 2018-04-12T06:57:21Z 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.
LEADING OFF: Yankees-Red Sox calm? Arenado awaits decision 2018-04-12T06:46:40Z 2018-04-12T05:44:15Z 2018-04-12T06:46:37Z LEADING OFF: Are the Yankees and Red Sox done tangling? Arenado awaits decision after fight, Mets check Plawecki.
Ohtani RBI and pickoff in Angels' 7-2 win for sweep at Texas 2018-04-12T05:34:58Z 2018-04-12T03:58:54Z 2018-04-12T05:34:58Z 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.
Basebrawl: Arenado charges mound, Rockies beat Padres 6-4 2018-04-12T05:27:06Z 2018-04-11T22:34:29Z 2018-04-12T05:27:06Z 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.
Marlins' Garcia pulled after 6 with no-hitter against Mets 2018-04-12T05:08:51Z 2018-04-12T00:54:12Z 2018-04-12T05:08:52Z Miami Marlins left-hander Jarlin Garcia has been taken out after allowing no hits in six innings against the New York Mets.
Yankees, Red Sox fight at Fenway after New York player hit 2018-04-12T04:20:04Z 2018-04-12T02:36:54Z 2018-04-12T04:20:04Z 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.
Mets' Travis d'Arnaud tears elbow ligament, surgery possible 2018-04-12T03:44:13Z 2018-04-11T19:29:53Z 2018-04-12T03:44:13Z New York Mets catcher Travis d'Arnaud on the disabled list for the fifth straight year, and the injury appears to be significant.
Price pulled from start vs Yankees with tingling in hand 2018-04-12T02:48:12Z 2018-04-12T00:34:30Z 2018-04-12T02:48:12Z 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. Yanks most valuable in MLB at $4 billion, Forbes estimates 2018-04-12T02:38:19Z 2018-04-11T20:17:35Z 2018-04-12T02:38:18Z The New York Yankees are the most valuable franchise in baseball at an estimated value of $4 billion, according to Forbes.
Dodger Stadium to host 2020 All-Star Game 2018-04-12T00:48:39Z 2018-04-11T21:04:30Z 2018-04-12T00:48:37Z 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.
Arenado charges mound, swings away, Rockies and Padres brawl 2018-04-11T22:18:44Z 2018-04-11T20:44:29Z 2018-04-11T22:18:43Z 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.
Nationals DFA Montero, reinstate Wieters, put Eaton on DL 2018-04-11T19:38:22Z 2018-04-11T17:04:22Z 2018-04-11T19:38:17Z Catcher Miguel Montero has been designated for assignment by the Washington Nationals after going 0 for 11 in four games this season.
Sister Jean switches sports, tosses out 1st ball at Wrigley 2018-04-11T17:19:27Z 2018-04-10T22:32:58Z 2018-04-11T17:19:20Z Sister Jean did just fine on the diamond, too.
Betts hits slam, Red Sox rout Yanks 14-1 for 9th win in row 2018-04-11T14:38:43Z 2018-04-11T03:04:16Z 2018-04-11T14:38:35Z 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.
2 for 22: McCutchen walks off SF again, this time vs D-backs 2018-04-11T14:10:54Z 2018-04-11T06:04:24Z 2018-04-11T14:10:05Z 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.
LEADING OFF: Ohtani back at DH, Chisox try again at home 2018-04-11T12:50:23Z 2018-04-11T06:54:53Z 2018-04-11T12:50:07Z 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. AP source: Dodger Stadium to host 2020 All-Star Game 2018-04-11T10:05:44Z 2018-04-10T21:55:53Z 2018-04-11T10:05:20Z A person familiar with the situation tells The Associated Press that Dodger Stadium will host the 2020 All-Star Game.
Molina, Lovullo each suspended 1 game for weekend fracas 2018-04-11T07:28:39Z 2018-04-10T21:26:45Z 2018-04-11T07:28:38Z St. Louis Cardinals catcher Yadier Molina and Arizona Diamondbacks manager Torey Lovullo both have been suspended one game for their dustup over the weekend.
Mets beat Marlins 8-6 for 7th straight win 2018-04-11T07:10:09Z 2018-04-11T02:48:01Z 2018-04-11T07:10:05Z 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.
LEADING OFF: Ohtani likely to DH, Chisox try again at home 2018-04-11T06:17:47Z 2018-04-11T02:47:52Z 2018-04-11T06:17:47Z 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.
Klopp saw off Man City and thought Barca collapse was a joke 2018-04-11T03:56:04Z 2018-04-11T03:54:08Z 2018-04-11T03:56:04Z Juergen Klopp says he thought Barcelona's collapse at Roma was a joke.
Toronto's Aaron Sanchez loses no-hit bid in 8th vs Orioles 2018-04-11T02:48:37Z 2018-04-11T01:30:39Z 2018-04-11T02:48:37Z Toronto Blue Jays right-hander Aaron Sanchez has lost his no-hit bid in the eighth inning on a leadoff single by Tim Beckham that bounced through third baseman Josh Donaldson's legs.
LEADING OFF: Yankees-Red Sox ramp up, Ohtani could return 2018-04-10T16:57:37Z 2018-04-10T06:35:04Z 2018-04-10T16:57:12Z LEADING OFF: Yankees-Red Sox ramp up rivalry, Ohtani could return to lineup, Cubs try again to play home opener.
LEADING OFF: Yankees-Red Sox ramp up, Ohtani could return 2018-04-10T05:57:09Z 2018-04-10T02:30:04Z 2018-04-10T05:56:57Z LEADING OFF: Yankees-Red Sox ramp up rivalry, Ohtani could return to lineup, Cubs try again to play home opener. Cubs postpone home opener a day because of snow 2018-04-10T02:24:31Z 2018-04-09T16:12:36Z 2018-04-10T02:24:31Z Chicago Cubs push back start time for home opener amid snow at Wrigley Field.
ShoTime!: Ohtani hurls 7 superb innings, Angels beat A's 6-1 2018-04-09T17:46:30Z 2018-04-08T22:32:56Z 2018-04-09T17:46:30Z Shohei Ohtani lost his bid for a perfect game in his home pitching debut with one out in the seventh inning.
Cespedes' single lifts Mets over Nats in 12 for 3-game sweep 2018-04-09T17:14:09Z 2018-04-09T04:42:46Z 2018-04-09T17:13:54Z Yoenis Cespedes scored Juan Lagares with a broken-bat single in the 12th inning to help the New York Mets beat the Washington Nationals 6-5 to complete a three-game sweep.
Mets, not Yankees, off to sparkling start in New York 2018-04-09T16:26:27Z 2018-04-09T06:48:40Z 2018-04-09T16:26:27Z For one week at least, the angst in New York was on the American League side.
Red Sox rally past Rays for 8th straight win 2018-04-09T14:23:38Z 2018-04-08T22:01:38Z 2018-04-09T14:22:57Z Benintendi gets key hit as Red Sox rally past Rays 8-7 for 8th straight win.
LEADING OFF: Cubs play home opener against Pirates 2018-04-09T06:58:40Z 2018-04-09T06:50:31Z 2018-04-09T06:58:41Z LEADING OFF: Chicago Cubs to face Pittsburgh Pirates in home opener, reigning Cy Young Award winners take the mound.
Rivers swell as wet storm moves through Northern California 2018-04-09T02:23:40Z 2018-04-07T07:07:26Z 2018-04-09T02:23:39Z Tourists streamed out of Yosemite National Park, baseball fans were denied a game and authorities kept a close eye on swelling rivers and rising water in a damaged dam as a "Pineapple Express" storm drenched Northern California.
LEADING OFF: Cubs play home opener against Pirates 2018-04-09T01:34:06Z 2018-04-09T01:18:46Z 2018-04-09T01:33:59Z LEADING OFF: Chicago Cubs to face Pittsburgh Pirates in home opener, reigning Cy Young Award winners take the mound.
Brewers place Yelich on DL with right oblique injury 2018-04-09T00:42:47Z 2018-04-08T17:28:37Z 2018-04-09T00:42:21Z The Milwaukee Brewers have placed outfielder Christian Yelich on the 10-day disabled list with a right oblique injury and recalled reliever Taylor Williams from Triple-A Colorado Springs.
McClutch! McCutchen HR in 14th lifts Giants over Dodgers 7-5 2018-04-08T17:30:30Z 2018-04-08T03:48:01Z 2018-04-08T17:30:30Z Andrew McCutchen hit a three-run homer to cap a 12-pitch at-bat in the 14th inning, giving him a career-high six hits and the San Francisco Giants a 7-5 victory over the Los Angeles Dodgers.
Padres 1B Hosmer overruns popup in 10th, Astros win 1-0 2018-04-08T05:33:30Z 2018-04-08T03:28:12Z 2018-04-08T05:33:30Z Four-time Gold Glove first baseman Eric Hosmer overran a towering popup with two outs in the 10th inning, allowing the ball to fall without being touched and giving the Houston Astros a bizarre 1-0 win over the San Diego Padres.
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