Verlander wins 8th, Peña, Altuve homer, Astros beat Marlins

Verlander gave up four unearned runs and three hits, walked one and struck out five in seven innings

HOUSTON (AP) — Justin Verlander earned his major league-leading eighth win, Jeremy Peña and Jose Altuve homered and the Houston Astros snapped their three-game losing streak with a 9-4 victory over the Miami Marlins on Sunday. “I’m happy that we…

Derek Jeter leaves post as Miami Marlins’ CEO, shareholder

His focus — or the Marlins’ focus — apparently has changed since

MIAMI (AP) — Derek Jeter went into the offseason talking about the Miami Marlins spending more money on contracts, figuring out ways to contend and continuing to build for the future. His focus — or the Marlins’ focus — apparently…