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  • Happ pitches 8 1-3 innings as Blue Jays beat Braves 5-4

    Happ pitches 8 1-3 innings as Blue Jays beat Braves 5-4

    Wednesday, June 20 2018 3:32 PM EDT2018-06-20 19:32:03 GMT
    Friday, June 22 2018 3:45 AM EDT2018-06-22 07:45:06 GMT
    (Nathan Denette/The Canadian Press via AP). Toronto Blue Jays starting pitcher J.A. Happ works against the Atlanta Braves during the first inning of a baseball game in Toronto, Wednesday, June 20, 2018.(Nathan Denette/The Canadian Press via AP). Toronto Blue Jays starting pitcher J.A. Happ works against the Atlanta Braves during the first inning of a baseball game in Toronto, Wednesday, June 20, 2018.
    Happ pitches 8 1-3 innings to win fifth straight decision, Morales homers as Blue Jays beat Braves 5-4.
    Happ pitches 8 1-3 innings to win fifth straight decision, Morales homers as Blue Jays beat Braves 5-4.
  • Business up at New Jersey track, casino with sports bets

    Business up at New Jersey track, casino with sports bets

    Wednesday, June 20 2018 12:21 AM EDT2018-06-20 04:21:00 GMT
    Friday, June 22 2018 3:33 AM EDT2018-06-22 07:33:03 GMT
    (AP Photo/Wayne Parry, File). FILE - In this Thursday, June 14, 2018, file photo, bettors wait to make wagers on sporting events at the Borgata casino in Atlantic City, N.J., hours after it began accepting sports bets. The Borgata casino in Atlantic Ci...(AP Photo/Wayne Parry, File). FILE - In this Thursday, June 14, 2018, file photo, bettors wait to make wagers on sporting events at the Borgata casino in Atlantic City, N.J., hours after it began accepting sports bets. The Borgata casino in Atlantic Ci...
    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...
    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.
  • Ibrahimovic, Rippon, Bird featured in ESPN Body Issue

    Ibrahimovic, Rippon, Bird featured in ESPN Body Issue

    Tuesday, June 19 2018 9:51 AM EDT2018-06-19 13:51:01 GMT
    Friday, June 22 2018 2:46 AM EDT2018-06-22 06:46:50 GMT
    (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson, File). FILE - In this Feb. 16, 2018, file photo, Adam Rippon of the United States reacts after his performance during the men's short program figure skating event at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea. Rippon i...(AP Photo/Julie Jacobson, File). FILE - In this Feb. 16, 2018, file photo, Adam Rippon of the United States reacts after his performance during the men's short program figure skating event at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea. Rippon i...
    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...
    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

    LEADING OFF: Verlander backs rolling Astros, mending Dodgers

    Tuesday, June 19 2018 2:10 AM EDT2018-06-19 06:10:28 GMT
    Friday, June 22 2018 2:32 AM EDT2018-06-22 06:32:34 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ben Margot). Houston Astros pitcher Justin Verlander works against the Oakland Athletics in the first inning of a baseball game Thursday, June 14, 2018, in Oakland, Calif.(AP Photo/Ben Margot). Houston Astros pitcher Justin Verlander works against the Oakland Athletics in the first inning of a baseball game Thursday, June 14, 2018, in Oakland, Calif.
    LEADING OFF: Verlander backs rolling Astros, Dodgers on the mend, Soto timelessly good for Nats, Baez hopes to be back with Cubs.
    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

    Colon passes Marichal for most wins by Dominican pitcher

    Tuesday, June 19 2018 12:00 AM EDT2018-06-19 04:00:33 GMT
    Friday, June 22 2018 2:12 AM EDT2018-06-22 06:12:49 GMT
    (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel). Texas Rangers starting pitcher Bartolo Colon throws during the first inning of a baseball game against the Kansas City Royals Monday, June 18, 2018, in Kansas City, Mo.(AP Photo/Charlie Riedel). Texas Rangers starting pitcher Bartolo Colon throws during the first inning of a baseball game against the Kansas City Royals Monday, June 18, 2018, in Kansas City, Mo.
    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.
    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

    LEADING OFF: Verlander backs rolling Astros, mending Dodgers

    Monday, June 18 2018 11:00 PM EDT2018-06-19 03:00:35 GMT
    Friday, June 22 2018 1:52 AM EDT2018-06-22 05:52:28 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ben Margot). Houston Astros pitcher Justin Verlander works against the Oakland Athletics in the first inning of a baseball game Thursday, June 14, 2018, in Oakland, Calif.(AP Photo/Ben Margot). Houston Astros pitcher Justin Verlander works against the Oakland Athletics in the first inning of a baseball game Thursday, June 14, 2018, in Oakland, Calif.
    LEADING OFF: Verlander backs rolling Astros, Dodgers on the mend, Soto timelessly good for Nats, Baez hopes to be back with Cubs.
    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

    Bregman's game-ending 2B lifts Astros to 12th straight win

    Monday, June 18 2018 11:40 PM EDT2018-06-19 03:40:27 GMT
    Friday, June 22 2018 1:52 AM EDT2018-06-22 05:52:23 GMT
    (AP Photo/David J. Phillip). Houston Astros' Alex Bregman, center, celebrates with teammates after hitting a game-winning double to score two runs against the Tampa Bay Rays during the ninth inning of a baseball game Monday, June 18, 2018, in Houston. ...(AP Photo/David J. Phillip). Houston Astros' Alex Bregman, center, celebrates with teammates after hitting a game-winning double to score two runs against the Tampa Bay Rays during the ninth inning of a baseball game Monday, June 18, 2018, in Houston. ...
    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.
    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.
  • Reactions to the death of pundit Charles Krauthammer.

    Reactions to the death of pundit Charles Krauthammer.

    Thursday, June 21 2018 11:52 PM EDT2018-06-22 03:52:52 GMT
    Friday, June 22 2018 1:34 AM EDT2018-06-22 05:34:10 GMT
    (Greg Wohlford/Erie Times-News via AP, File). FILE - In this June 27, 2012 file photo, from left, moderator Chris Wallace kicks off a discussion with panelists Dick Morris, Laura Ingraham and Charles Krauthammer at the Manufacturer & Business Assoc...(Greg Wohlford/Erie Times-News via AP, File). FILE - In this June 27, 2012 file photo, from left, moderator Chris Wallace kicks off a discussion with panelists Dick Morris, Laura Ingraham and Charles Krauthammer at the Manufacturer & Business Assoc...
    Reactions to the death of conservative writer and pundit Charles Krauthammer.
    Reactions to the death of conservative writer and pundit Charles Krauthammer.
  • Nats get RHP Kelvin Herrera from Royals for 3 minor leaguers

    Nats get RHP Kelvin Herrera from Royals for 3 minor leaguers

    Monday, June 18 2018 8:30 PM EDT2018-06-19 00:30:31 GMT
    Friday, June 22 2018 1:12 AM EDT2018-06-22 05:12:49 GMT
    Right-hander Kelvin Herrera has been acquired by the Washington Nationals from the Kansas City Royals for three minor leaguers.
    Right-hander Kelvin Herrera has been acquired by the Washington Nationals from the Kansas City Royals for three minor leaguers.
  • Cubs beat Dodgers 2-1 in 10 innings for doubleheader split

    Cubs beat Dodgers 2-1 in 10 innings for doubleheader split

    Tuesday, June 19 2018 7:01 PM EDT2018-06-19 23:01:38 GMT
    Friday, June 22 2018 12:56 AM EDT2018-06-22 04:56:42 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt Marton). Los Angeles Dodgers' Justin Turner (10) scores during the ninth inning of a baseball game against the Chicago Cubs, Tuesday, June 19, 2018, in Chicago.(AP Photo/Matt Marton). Los Angeles Dodgers' Justin Turner (10) scores during the ninth inning of a baseball game against the Chicago Cubs, Tuesday, June 19, 2018, in Chicago.
    Headline: Pinch-hitter Kyle Farmer doubled sharply down the left-field line with two outs in the ninth to drive in two runs.
    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

    Houston's win streak ends at 12 games with 2-1 loss to Rays

    Tuesday, June 19 2018 11:51 PM EDT2018-06-20 03:51:09 GMT
    Friday, June 22 2018 12:56 AM EDT2018-06-22 04:56:36 GMT
    (AP Photo/David J. Phillip). Tampa Bay Rays' C.J. Cron, right, is congratulated by third base coach Matt Quatraro (33) after hitting a home run against the Houston Astros during the second inning of a baseball game Tuesday, June 19, 2018, in Houston.(AP Photo/David J. Phillip). Tampa Bay Rays' C.J. Cron, right, is congratulated by third base coach Matt Quatraro (33) after hitting a home run against the Houston Astros during the second inning of a baseball game Tuesday, June 19, 2018, in Houston.
    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.
    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.
  • LEADING OFF: Giants need hand in bullpen, Felix in the Bronx

    LEADING OFF: Giants need hand in bullpen, Felix in the Bronx

    Wednesday, June 20 2018 2:22 AM EDT2018-06-20 06:22:58 GMT
    Friday, June 22 2018 12:56 AM EDT2018-06-22 04:56:22 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ben Margot). San Francisco Giants manager Bruce Bochy, left, relieves pitcher Hunter Strickland in the ninth inning of a baseball game against the Miami Marlins Monday, June 18, 2018, in San Francisco.(AP Photo/Ben Margot). San Francisco Giants manager Bruce Bochy, left, relieves pitcher Hunter Strickland in the ninth inning of a baseball game against the Miami Marlins Monday, June 18, 2018, in San Francisco.
    LEADING OFF: Giants need hand in bullpen, Felix up in the Bronx, super Kluber goes for Indians.
    LEADING OFF: Giants need hand in bullpen, Felix up in the Bronx, super Kluber goes for Indians.
  • World Cup Episode 3: 'Please God, Give the Goal!'

    World Cup Episode 3: 'Please God, Give the Goal!'

    Monday, June 18 2018 10:30 AM EDT2018-06-18 14:30:18 GMT
    Friday, June 22 2018 12:52 AM EDT2018-06-22 04:52:49 GMT
    (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man). Sweden's Ola Toivonen grimaces during the group F match between Sweden and South Korea at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Nizhny Novgorod stadium in Nizhny Novgorod, Russia, Monday, June 18, 2018.(AP Photo/Lee Jin-man). Sweden's Ola Toivonen grimaces during the group F match between Sweden and South Korea at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Nizhny Novgorod stadium in Nizhny Novgorod, Russia, Monday, June 18, 2018.
    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.
    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.
  • Yanks back stellar German with 4 HRs, beat Mariners 7-2

    Yanks back stellar German with 4 HRs, beat Mariners 7-2

    Tuesday, June 19 2018 10:11 PM EDT2018-06-20 02:11:28 GMT
    Friday, June 22 2018 12:36 AM EDT2018-06-22 04:36:49 GMT
    (AP Photo/Seth Wenig). New York Yankees pitcher Domingo German throws during the second inning of a baseball game against the Seattle Mariners at Yankee Stadium Tuesday, June 19, 2018, in New York.(AP Photo/Seth Wenig). New York Yankees pitcher Domingo German throws during the second inning of a baseball game against the Seattle Mariners at Yankee Stadium Tuesday, June 19, 2018, in New York.
    Domingo German pitches New York Yankees past Seattle Mariners 7-2.
    Domingo German pitches New York Yankees past Seattle Mariners 7-2.
  • Herrera happy to change role with contending Nationals

    Herrera happy to change role with contending Nationals

    Tuesday, June 19 2018 7:11 PM EDT2018-06-19 23:11:07 GMT
    Friday, June 22 2018 12:36 AM EDT2018-06-22 04:36:41 GMT
    (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster). Newly acquired pitcher Kelvin Herrera, speaks to the media before a game against the Baltimore Orioles, Tuesday, June 19, 2018, in Washington.(AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster). Newly acquired pitcher Kelvin Herrera, speaks to the media before a game against the Baltimore Orioles, Tuesday, June 19, 2018, in Washington.
    After escaping from last-place Kansas City, Herrera relinquishes closer role for contending Nationals.
    After escaping from last-place Kansas City, Herrera relinquishes closer role for contending Nationals.
  • LEADING OFF: Giants need hand in bullpen, Felix in the Bronx

    LEADING OFF: Giants need hand in bullpen, Felix in the Bronx

    Tuesday, June 19 2018 9:31 PM EDT2018-06-20 01:31:02 GMT
    Friday, June 22 2018 12:36 AM EDT2018-06-22 04:36:31 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ben Margot). San Francisco Giants manager Bruce Bochy, left, relieves pitcher Hunter Strickland in the ninth inning of a baseball game against the Miami Marlins Monday, June 18, 2018, in San Francisco.(AP Photo/Ben Margot). San Francisco Giants manager Bruce Bochy, left, relieves pitcher Hunter Strickland in the ninth inning of a baseball game against the Miami Marlins Monday, June 18, 2018, in San Francisco.
    LEADING OFF: Giants need hand in bullpen, Felix up in the Bronx, super Kluber goes for Indians.
    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

    Rangers send Mendez to minors for breaking team rules

    Tuesday, June 19 2018 8:11 PM EDT2018-06-20 00:11:00 GMT
    Friday, June 22 2018 12:36 AM EDT2018-06-22 04:36:27 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jim Cowsert). Texas Rangers starting pitcher Yohander Mendez delivers a pitch to a Colorado Rockies batter during the first inning of a baseball game Friday, June 15, 2018, in Arlington, Texas.(AP Photo/Jim Cowsert). Texas Rangers starting pitcher Yohander Mendez delivers a pitch to a Colorado Rockies batter during the first inning of a baseball game Friday, June 15, 2018, in Arlington, Texas.
    Rangers send LHP Yohander Mendez back to minors for violating team rules.
    Rangers send LHP Yohander Mendez back to minors for violating team rules.
  • Farmer PH double lifts Dodgers over Cubs in 1st game of DH

    Farmer PH double lifts Dodgers over Cubs in 1st game of DH

    Tuesday, June 19 2018 5:23 PM EDT2018-06-19 21:23:30 GMT
    Friday, June 22 2018 12:15 AM EDT2018-06-22 04:15:40 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt Marton). Los Angeles Dodgers' Austin Barnes (15) scores during the ninth inning of a baseball game against the Chicago Cubs on Tuesday, June 19, 2018, in Chicago.(AP Photo/Matt Marton). Los Angeles Dodgers' Austin Barnes (15) scores during the ninth inning of a baseball game against the Chicago Cubs on Tuesday, June 19, 2018, in Chicago.
    Pinch-hitter Kyle Farmer doubled sharply down the left-field line with two outs in the ninth to drive in two runs.
    Pinch-hitter Kyle Farmer doubled sharply down the left-field line with two outs in the ninth to drive in two runs.
  • Phillies fan injured by flying hot dog launched by Phanatic

    Phillies fan injured by flying hot dog launched by Phanatic

    Thursday, June 21 2018 6:31 AM EDT2018-06-21 10:31:48 GMT
    Thursday, June 21 2018 7:56 PM EDT2018-06-21 23:56:28 GMT
    Philadelphia Phillies fan says a hot dog launched by the baseball team's mascot left her with a black eye.
    Philadelphia Phillies fan says a hot dog launched by the baseball team's mascot left her with a black eye.
  • Stanton hits walk-off HR, Yankees rally past Mariners 7-5

    Stanton hits walk-off HR, Yankees rally past Mariners 7-5

    Wednesday, June 20 2018 11:21 PM EDT2018-06-21 03:21:39 GMT
    Thursday, June 21 2018 10:26 AM EDT2018-06-21 14:26:36 GMT
    (AP Photo/Seth Wenig). New York Yankees' Giancarlo Stanton hits a walk-off two-run home run during the ninth inning of a baseball game against the Seattle Mariners at Yankee Stadium Wednesday, June 20, 2018, in New York. The Yankees defeated the Marine...(AP Photo/Seth Wenig). New York Yankees' Giancarlo Stanton hits a walk-off two-run home run during the ninth inning of a baseball game against the Seattle Mariners at Yankee Stadium Wednesday, June 20, 2018, in New York. The Yankees defeated the Marine...
    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.
    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

    LEADING OFF: Pair of aces pitching in Bronx, Wacha gets MRI

    Thursday, June 21 2018 5:21 AM EDT2018-06-21 09:21:47 GMT
    Thursday, June 21 2018 10:25 AM EDT2018-06-21 14:25:53 GMT
    (AP Photo/Seth Wenig). New York Yankees' Giancarlo Stanton reacts after hitting a walk-off two-run home run during the ninth inning of a baseball game against the Seattle Mariners at Yankee Stadium Wednesday, June 20, 2018, in New York. The Yankees def...(AP Photo/Seth Wenig). New York Yankees' Giancarlo Stanton reacts after hitting a walk-off two-run home run during the ninth inning of a baseball game against the Seattle Mariners at Yankee Stadium Wednesday, June 20, 2018, in New York. The Yankees def...
    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.
    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

    Back to back to back: 3 straight HRs propel Astros to win

    Wednesday, June 20 2018 11:01 PM EDT2018-06-21 03:01:50 GMT
    Thursday, June 21 2018 9:55 AM EDT2018-06-21 13:55:47 GMT
    (AP Photo/Eric Christian Smith). Houston Astros' Jose Altuve, top, celebrates his solo home run off Tampa Bay Rays starting pitcher Nathan Eovaldi with Tony Kemp (18) during the sixth inning of a baseball game, Wednesday, June 20, 2018, in Houston.(AP Photo/Eric Christian Smith). Houston Astros' Jose Altuve, top, celebrates his solo home run off Tampa Bay Rays starting pitcher Nathan Eovaldi with Tony Kemp (18) during the sixth inning of a baseball game, Wednesday, June 20, 2018, in Houston.
    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...
    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

    Mariners joke Ichiro should be in Home Run Derby

    Wednesday, June 20 2018 11:01 PM EDT2018-06-21 03:01:37 GMT
    Thursday, June 21 2018 9:54 AM EDT2018-06-21 13:54:41 GMT
    (AP Photo/Michael Wyke, File). FILE - In this June 6, 2018, file photo, Seattle Mariners' Ichiro Suzuki takes batting practice before the team's baseball game against the Houston Astros Wednesday, June 6, 2018, in Houston. Suzuki might not be an active...(AP Photo/Michael Wyke, File). FILE - In this June 6, 2018, file photo, Seattle Mariners' Ichiro Suzuki takes batting practice before the team's baseball game against the Houston Astros Wednesday, June 6, 2018, in Houston. Suzuki might not be an active...
    Now that he's no longer an active player, maybe Ichiro Suzuki wants to start swinging for the fences.
    Now that he's no longer an active player, maybe Ichiro Suzuki wants to start swinging for the fences.
  • Beavers' late rally keys 11-6 win, ousts Tar Heels from CWS

    Beavers' late rally keys 11-6 win, ousts Tar Heels from CWS

    Thursday, June 21 2018 12:31 AM EDT2018-06-21 04:31:36 GMT
    Thursday, June 21 2018 3:03 AM EDT2018-06-21 07:03:24 GMT
    (AP Photo/Nati Harnik). Oregon State's Adley Rutschman, right, is congratulated near the dugout after his solo home run against North Carolina during the first inning of an NCAA College World Series baseball elimination game in Omaha, Neb., Wednesday, ...(AP Photo/Nati Harnik). Oregon State's Adley Rutschman, right, is congratulated near the dugout after his solo home run against North Carolina during the first inning of an NCAA College World Series baseball elimination game in Omaha, Neb., Wednesday, ...
    Oregon State rallies late to knock North Carolina out of College World Series with 11-6 win.
    Oregon State rallies late to knock North Carolina out of College World Series with 11-6 win.
  • Kluber is first to 11 wins, Indians rout White Sox 12-0

    Kluber is first to 11 wins, Indians rout White Sox 12-0

    Wednesday, June 20 2018 4:52 PM EDT2018-06-20 20:52:24 GMT
    Thursday, June 21 2018 2:56 AM EDT2018-06-21 06:56:23 GMT
    (AP Photo/Tony Dejak). Cleveland Indians' Francisco Lindor, left, celebrates with Tyler Naquin after the Indians defeated the Chicago White Sox 12-0 in a baseball game, Wednesday, June 20, 2018, in Cleveland.(AP Photo/Tony Dejak). Cleveland Indians' Francisco Lindor, left, celebrates with Tyler Naquin after the Indians defeated the Chicago White Sox 12-0 in a baseball game, Wednesday, June 20, 2018, in Cleveland.
    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...
    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.
  • Lester wins 5th straight start, Cubs beat Dodgers 4-0

    Lester wins 5th straight start, Cubs beat Dodgers 4-0

    Wednesday, June 20 2018 5:31 PM EDT2018-06-20 21:31:31 GMT
    Thursday, June 21 2018 2:55 AM EDT2018-06-21 06:55:42 GMT
    (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast). Chicago Cubs starting pitcher Jon Lester checks the runner at first during the fourth inning of a baseball game against the Los Angeles Dodgers Wednesday, June 20, 2018, in Chicago.(AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast). Chicago Cubs starting pitcher Jon Lester checks the runner at first during the fourth inning of a baseball game against the Los Angeles Dodgers Wednesday, June 20, 2018, in Chicago.
    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.
    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.
  • Herrera's solo homer lifts Phils to 4-3 win over Cardinals

    Herrera's solo homer lifts Phils to 4-3 win over Cardinals

    Wednesday, June 20 2018 5:41 PM EDT2018-06-20 21:41:28 GMT
    Wednesday, June 20 2018 10:42 PM EDT2018-06-21 02:42:36 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt Slocum). Philadelphia Phillies' Odubel Herrera, left, hits a home run off St. Louis Cardinals relief pitcher Sam Tuivailala during the seventh inning of a baseball game, Wednesday, June 20, 2018, in Philadelphia. At right is catcher Yadi...(AP Photo/Matt Slocum). Philadelphia Phillies' Odubel Herrera, left, hits a home run off St. Louis Cardinals relief pitcher Sam Tuivailala during the seventh inning of a baseball game, Wednesday, June 20, 2018, in Philadelphia. At right is catcher Yadi...
    Odubel Herrera hits tiebreaking homer in 7th inning, Cesar Hernandez hits 2-run homer, Philadelphia Phillies beat St. Louis Cardinals 4-3.
    Odubel Herrera hits tiebreaking homer in 7th inning, Cesar Hernandez hits 2-run homer, Philadelphia Phillies beat St. Louis Cardinals 4-3.
  • Astros win 11th straight and finish 10-0 trip, beat KC 7-4

    Astros win 11th straight and finish 10-0 trip, beat KC 7-4

    Sunday, June 17 2018 5:29 PM EDT2018-06-17 21:29:51 GMT
    Monday, June 18 2018 10:23 AM EDT2018-06-18 14:23:40 GMT
    (AP Photo/Colin E. Braley). Houston Astros' Carlos Correa celebrates in the dugout after hitting a home run to tie the Kansas City Royals in the eighth inning of a baseball game at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Mo., Sunday, June 17, 2018.(AP Photo/Colin E. Braley). Houston Astros' Carlos Correa celebrates in the dugout after hitting a home run to tie the Kansas City Royals in the eighth inning of a baseball game at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Mo., Sunday, June 17, 2018.
    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.
    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

    Like last year's Twins, young Braves ahead of schedule

    Monday, June 18 2018 3:20 AM EDT2018-06-18 07:20:13 GMT
    Monday, June 18 2018 9:52 AM EDT2018-06-18 13:52:37 GMT
    (AP Photo/John Amis). Atlanta Braves' Ender Inciarte, right, hugs to Atlanta Braves starting pitcher Julio Teheran (49) during the sixth inning of a baseball game against the San Diego Padres, Sunday, June 17, 2018, in Atlanta.(AP Photo/John Amis). Atlanta Braves' Ender Inciarte, right, hugs to Atlanta Braves starting pitcher Julio Teheran (49) during the sixth inning of a baseball game against the San Diego Padres, Sunday, June 17, 2018, in Atlanta.
    Atlanta has turned its stocked farm system into a major league contender faster than expected.
    Atlanta has turned its stocked farm system into a major league contender faster than expected.
  • Flaherty, Carpenter help Cardinals shut down Cubs 5-0

    Flaherty, Carpenter help Cardinals shut down Cubs 5-0

    Monday, June 18 2018 12:09 AM EDT2018-06-18 04:09:53 GMT
    Monday, June 18 2018 9:51 AM EDT2018-06-18 13:51:57 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson). St. Louis Cardinals starting pitcher Jack Flaherty throws during the first inning of a baseball game against the Chicago Cubs Sunday, June 17, 2018, in St. Louis.(AP Photo/Jeff Roberson). St. Louis Cardinals starting pitcher Jack Flaherty throws during the first inning of a baseball game against the Chicago Cubs Sunday, June 17, 2018, in St. Louis.
    Jack Flaherty and four relievers combined on a four-hitter, Matt Carpenter homered and the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Chicago Cubs 5-0.
    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

    Texas Tech stuns Gators 6-3 in College World Series opener

    Monday, June 18 2018 1:22 AM EDT2018-06-18 05:22:40 GMT
    Monday, June 18 2018 8:43 AM EDT2018-06-18 12:43:00 GMT
    (AP Photo/Nati Harnik). Texas Tech's Cody Farhat (1) reacts after scoring against Florida on a two-run single by Gabe Holt in the fifth inning of an NCAA College World Series baseball game in Omaha, Neb., Sunday, June 17, 2018. Braxton Fulford also sco...(AP Photo/Nati Harnik). Texas Tech's Cody Farhat (1) reacts after scoring against Florida on a two-run single by Gabe Holt in the fifth inning of an NCAA College World Series baseball game in Omaha, Neb., Sunday, June 17, 2018. Braxton Fulford also sco...
    Texas Tech stuns defending national champion Florida with 6-3 win in College World Series.
    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

    LEADING OFF: Astros go for team record-tying 12th win in row

    Sunday, June 17 2018 8:29 PM EDT2018-06-18 00:29:52 GMT
    Monday, June 18 2018 8:01 AM EDT2018-06-18 12:01:31 GMT
    (AP Photo/Colin E. Braley). Houston Astros' Carlos Correa celebrates in the dugout after hitting a home run to tie the Kansas City Royals in the eighth inning of a baseball game at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Mo., Sunday, June 17, 2018.(AP Photo/Colin E. Braley). Houston Astros' Carlos Correa celebrates in the dugout after hitting a home run to tie the Kansas City Royals in the eighth inning of a baseball game at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Mo., Sunday, June 17, 2018.
    LEADING OFF: Astros try for team record-tying 12th win in row, Yankees and Nationals back for double dip, Colon goes for Dominican mark.
    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

    Nimmo, Cabrera hit HRs in 9th, rally Mets past D-backs 5-3

    Sunday, June 17 2018 7:51 PM EDT2018-06-17 23:51:01 GMT
    Monday, June 18 2018 5:32 AM EDT2018-06-18 09:32:37 GMT
    (AP Photo/Rick Scuteri). New York Mets' Brandon Nimmo, left, celebrates with Jose Bautista after hitting a two-run home run against the Arizona Diamondbacks in the ninth inning during a baseball game, Sunday, June 17, 2018, in Phoenix.(AP Photo/Rick Scuteri). New York Mets' Brandon Nimmo, left, celebrates with Jose Bautista after hitting a two-run home run against the Arizona Diamondbacks in the ninth inning during a baseball game, Sunday, June 17, 2018, in Phoenix.
    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.
    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

    Go get 'em, Gramps! Pettitte debuts at Yanks Old-Timers' Day

    Sunday, June 17 2018 4:50 PM EDT2018-06-17 20:50:05 GMT
    Monday, June 18 2018 2:42 AM EDT2018-06-18 06:42:56 GMT
    (AP Photo/Bill Kostroun). New York Yankees' Ron Guidry, left. and Andy Pettitte look on from the dugout before the Yankees Old Timers' Day baseball game Sunday, June 17, 2018, at Yankee Stadium in New York.(AP Photo/Bill Kostroun). New York Yankees' Ron Guidry, left. and Andy Pettitte look on from the dugout before the Yankees Old Timers' Day baseball game Sunday, June 17, 2018, at Yankee Stadium in New York.
    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.
    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

    Braves no-hit bid ends in 7th after Teheran pulled vs Padres

    Sunday, June 17 2018 3:42 PM EDT2018-06-17 19:42:14 GMT
    Sunday, June 17 2018 4:53 PM EDT2018-06-17 20:53:15 GMT
    (AP Photo/John Amis). Atlanta Braves' Julio Teheran pitches against the San Diego Padres during the first inning of a baseball game Sunday June 17, 2018, in Atlanta.(AP Photo/John Amis). Atlanta Braves' Julio Teheran pitches against the San Diego Padres during the first inning of a baseball game Sunday June 17, 2018, in Atlanta.
    Braves right-hander Julio Teheran is pitching a no-hitter through 6 innings against Padres.
    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

    Astros win 10th in row, Keuchel get HR help to beat KC 10-2

    Saturday, June 16 2018 5:21 PM EDT2018-06-16 21:21:17 GMT
    Sunday, June 17 2018 12:01 PM EDT2018-06-17 16:01:49 GMT
    (AP Photo/Orlin Wagner). Houston Astros' Max Stassi celebrates with teammates after hitting a three-run home run during the sixth inning of a baseball game against the Kansas City Royals at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Mo., Saturday, June 16, 2018.(AP Photo/Orlin Wagner). Houston Astros' Max Stassi celebrates with teammates after hitting a three-run home run during the sixth inning of a baseball game against the Kansas City Royals at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Mo., Saturday, June 16, 2018.
    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.
    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

    Giants' Longoria having hand surgery, hopes to return soon

    Saturday, June 16 2018 7:19 PM EDT2018-06-16 23:19:14 GMT
    Sunday, June 17 2018 9:41 AM EDT2018-06-17 13:41:51 GMT
    (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky). San Francisco Giants' Evan Longoria, left, watches his RBI single to score Buster Posey during the seventh inning of a baseball game against the Miami Marlins, Wednesday, June 13, 2018, in Miami. The Marlins won 5-4. At right i...(AP Photo/Lynne Sladky). San Francisco Giants' Evan Longoria, left, watches his RBI single to score Buster Posey during the seventh inning of a baseball game against the Miami Marlins, Wednesday, June 13, 2018, in Miami. The Marlins won 5-4. At right i...
    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.
    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

    Carrasco hit on right arm by liner, Twins beat Indians 9-3

    Saturday, June 16 2018 7:39 PM EDT2018-06-16 23:39:24 GMT
    Sunday, June 17 2018 9:11 AM EDT2018-06-17 13:11:46 GMT
    (AP Photo/Tony Dejak). Cleveland Indians starting pitcher Carlos Carrasco waits on the mound after being hit by a ball on the arm as a trainer takes a look in the second inning of a baseball game against the Minnesota Twins, Saturday, June 16, 2018, in...(AP Photo/Tony Dejak). Cleveland Indians starting pitcher Carlos Carrasco waits on the mound after being hit by a ball on the arm as a trainer takes a look in the second inning of a baseball game against the Minnesota Twins, Saturday, June 16, 2018, in...
    Indians pitcher Carrasco hit by line drive; Twins ride Rosario's big day to 9-3 victory.
    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

    Maradona responds to report of racist gesture to Asian fan

    Sunday, June 17 2018 8:09 AM EDT2018-06-17 12:09:27 GMT
    Sunday, June 17 2018 8:11 AM EDT2018-06-17 12:11:19 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ricardo Mazalan). Former soccer star Diego Maradona, center, watches the group D match between Argentina and Iceland at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Spartak Stadium in Moscow, Russia, Saturday, June 16, 2018.(AP Photo/Ricardo Mazalan). Former soccer star Diego Maradona, center, watches the group D match between Argentina and Iceland at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Spartak Stadium in Moscow, Russia, Saturday, June 16, 2018.
    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.
    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

    LEADING OFF: Old-Timers' Day at Yankee Stadium, Astros surge

    Saturday, June 16 2018 9:09 PM EDT2018-06-17 01:09:11 GMT
    Sunday, June 17 2018 8:01 AM EDT2018-06-17 12:01:53 GMT
    (AP Photo/Adam Hunger). New York Yankees' Gary Sanchez watches his solo home run as he runs up the first baseline during the fifth inning of a baseball game against the Tampa Bay Rays on Saturday, June 16, 2018, in New York.(AP Photo/Adam Hunger). New York Yankees' Gary Sanchez watches his solo home run as he runs up the first baseline during the fifth inning of a baseball game against the Tampa Bay Rays on Saturday, June 16, 2018, in New York.
    LEADING OFF: Old-Timers' Day at Yankee Stadium, Astros surging, Indians check Carrasco.
    LEADING OFF: Old-Timers' Day at Yankee Stadium, Astros surging, Indians check Carrasco.
  • LeBlanc shuts down Red Sox in Mariners' 1-0 win

    LeBlanc shuts down Red Sox in Mariners' 1-0 win

    Saturday, June 16 2018 11:19 PM EDT2018-06-17 03:19:19 GMT
    Sunday, June 17 2018 12:29 AM EDT2018-06-17 04:29:42 GMT
    (AP Photo/John Froschauer). Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Wade LeBlanc works against the Boston Red Sox during the first inning of a baseball game Saturday, June 16, 2018, in Seattle.(AP Photo/John Froschauer). Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Wade LeBlanc works against the Boston Red Sox during the first inning of a baseball game Saturday, June 16, 2018, in Seattle.
    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.
    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

    Severino sharp, steals a popup, too, as Yankees top Rays 4-1

    Saturday, June 16 2018 6:19 PM EDT2018-06-16 22:19:16 GMT
    Saturday, June 16 2018 9:29 PM EDT2018-06-17 01:29:46 GMT
    (AP Photo/Adam Hunger). New York Yankees pitcher Luis Severino delivers a pitch during the third inning of a baseball game against the Tampa Bay Rays on Saturday, June 16, 2018, in New York.(AP Photo/Adam Hunger). New York Yankees pitcher Luis Severino delivers a pitch during the third inning of a baseball game against the Tampa Bay Rays on Saturday, June 16, 2018, in New York.
    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.
    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

    Rookie's 1st hit, Beltre 3B send Rangers past Rockies 5-2

    Saturday, June 16 2018 8:19 PM EDT2018-06-17 00:19:12 GMT
    Saturday, June 16 2018 9:23 PM EDT2018-06-17 01:23:17 GMT
    (AP Photo/Sam Hodde). Texas Rangers' Jose Trevino runs to first base after hitting a single during the seventh inning of a baseball game, Saturday, June 16, 2018, in Arlington, Texas.(AP Photo/Sam Hodde). Texas Rangers' Jose Trevino runs to first base after hitting a single during the seventh inning of a baseball game, Saturday, June 16, 2018, in Arlington, Texas.
    Beltre hits tiebreaking 2-run triple as Rangers stop 7-game slide with 5-2 win over Rockies.
    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

    Scherzer loses 2nd start in row, Blue Jays blank Nats 2-0

    Saturday, June 16 2018 6:59 PM EDT2018-06-16 22:59:18 GMT
    Saturday, June 16 2018 8:31 PM EDT2018-06-17 00:31:31 GMT
    (Frank Gunn/The Canadian Press via AP). Washington Nationals starting pitcher Max Scherzer (31) pitches to the Toronto Blue Jays during the fifth inning of a baseball game in Toronto on Saturday, June 16, 2018.(Frank Gunn/The Canadian Press via AP). Washington Nationals starting pitcher Max Scherzer (31) pitches to the Toronto Blue Jays during the fifth inning of a baseball game in Toronto on Saturday, June 16, 2018.
    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.
    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

    LEADING OFF: Astros heating up, Angels hurting all over

    Friday, June 15 2018 11:29 PM EDT2018-06-16 03:29:01 GMT
    Saturday, June 16 2018 10:40 AM EDT2018-06-16 14:40:33 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt York). Arizona Diamondbacks' Paul Goldschmidt rounds the bases after hitting a solo home run as New York Mets' Todd Frazier (21) watches during the third inning of a baseball game Thursday, June 14, 2018, in Phoenix.(AP Photo/Matt York). Arizona Diamondbacks' Paul Goldschmidt rounds the bases after hitting a solo home run as New York Mets' Todd Frazier (21) watches during the third inning of a baseball game Thursday, June 14, 2018, in Phoenix.
    LEADING OFF: Goldschmidt back in form after slow start, Scherzer on track for third straight Cy Young Award.
    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

    Gattis' slam sends Astros past KC 7-3 for 9th straight win

    Friday, June 15 2018 11:28 PM EDT2018-06-16 03:28:48 GMT
    Saturday, June 16 2018 7:50 AM EDT2018-06-16 11:50:45 GMT
    (AP Photo/Orlin Wagner). Houston Astros designated hitter Evan Gattis (11) celebrates his grand slam with teammates during the sixth inning of a baseball game against the Kansas City Royals at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Mo., Friday, June 15, 2018.(AP Photo/Orlin Wagner). Houston Astros designated hitter Evan Gattis (11) celebrates his grand slam with teammates during the sixth inning of a baseball game against the Kansas City Royals at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Mo., Friday, June 15, 2018.
    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.
    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

    Hernandez, Kemp homer in Dodgers' 3-2 win over Giants

    Saturday, June 16 2018 1:38 AM EDT2018-06-16 05:38:40 GMT
    Saturday, June 16 2018 3:50 AM EDT2018-06-16 07:50:53 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill). Los Angeles Dodgers' Matt Kemp, right, hits a solo home run as San Francisco Giants catcher Nick Hundley, left, watches along with home plate umpire Phil Cuzzi during the fourth inning of a baseball game Friday, June 15, 201...(AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill). Los Angeles Dodgers' Matt Kemp, right, hits a solo home run as San Francisco Giants catcher Nick Hundley, left, watches along with home plate umpire Phil Cuzzi during the fourth inning of a baseball game Friday, June 15, 201...
    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...
    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

    Loaisiga wins MLB debut, Didi homers, Yankees blank Rays 5-0

    Friday, June 15 2018 10:48 PM EDT2018-06-16 02:48:39 GMT
    Saturday, June 16 2018 3:50 AM EDT2018-06-16 07:50:24 GMT
    (AP Photo/Adam Hunger). New York Yankees pitcher Jonathan Loaisiga delivers during the third inning of a baseball game against the Tampa Bay Rays, Friday, June 15, 2018, in New York. Loaisiga was making his major league debut.(AP Photo/Adam Hunger). New York Yankees pitcher Jonathan Loaisiga delivers during the third inning of a baseball game against the Tampa Bay Rays, Friday, June 15, 2018, in New York. Loaisiga was making his major league debut.
    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.
    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

    Kluber looks 'human' as Twins beat Cy Young winner 6-3

    Friday, June 15 2018 10:11 PM EDT2018-06-16 02:11:21 GMT
    Saturday, June 16 2018 3:02 AM EDT2018-06-16 07:02:00 GMT
    (AP Photo/Tony Dejak). Cleveland Indians starting pitcher Corey Kluber, left, waits for Minnesota Twins' Brian Dozier to run the bases after Dozier hit a two-run home run during the fourth inning of a baseball game Friday, June 15, 2018, in Cleveland.(AP Photo/Tony Dejak). Cleveland Indians starting pitcher Corey Kluber, left, waits for Minnesota Twins' Brian Dozier to run the bases after Dozier hit a two-run home run during the fourth inning of a baseball game Friday, June 15, 2018, in Cleveland.
    Kluber has rare rocky performance as Twins beat Indians, ace 6-3.
    Kluber has rare rocky performance as Twins beat Indians, ace 6-3.
  • Solarte homers from both sides of plate, Jays beat Nats 6-5

    Solarte homers from both sides of plate, Jays beat Nats 6-5

    Friday, June 15 2018 10:10 PM EDT2018-06-16 02:10:54 GMT
    Saturday, June 16 2018 1:02 AM EDT2018-06-16 05:02:58 GMT
    (Fred Thornhill/The Canadian Press via AP). Toronto Blue Jays' Yangervis Solarte jumps in the air rounding third base as coach Luis Rivera watches after Solarte hit a home run against the Washington Nationals during the third inning of a baseball game ...(Fred Thornhill/The Canadian Press via AP). Toronto Blue Jays' Yangervis Solarte jumps in the air rounding third base as coach Luis Rivera watches after Solarte hit a home run against the Washington Nationals during the third inning of a baseball game ...
    Solarte homers from both sides of plate, Travis also connects as Blue Jays beat Nationals 6-5.
    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

    MLB suspends Rangers C Chirinos, Dodgers OF Kemp for scuffle

    Friday, June 15 2018 6:18 PM EDT2018-06-15 22:18:31 GMT
    Friday, June 15 2018 10:42 PM EDT2018-06-16 02:42:50 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong). Los Angeles Dodgers' Matt Kemp, left, and Texas Rangers catcher Robinson Chirinos scuffle after Chirinos was shoved by Kemp at home plate during the third inning of a baseball game, Wednesday, June 13, 2018, in Los Angeles.(AP Photo/Jae C. Hong). Los Angeles Dodgers' Matt Kemp, left, and Texas Rangers catcher Robinson Chirinos scuffle after Chirinos was shoved by Kemp at home plate during the third inning of a baseball game, Wednesday, June 13, 2018, in Los Angeles.
    Rangers C Robinson Chirinos, Dodgers OF Matt Kemp suspended 1 game for scuffle.
    Rangers C Robinson Chirinos, Dodgers OF Matt Kemp suspended 1 game for scuffle.
  • Marlins Man loses $1.5 million to embezzlement

    Marlins Man loses $1.5 million to embezzlement

    Friday, June 15 2018 11:08 AM EDT2018-06-15 15:08:17 GMT
    Friday, June 15 2018 11:40 AM EDT2018-06-15 15:40:57 GMT
    Marlins Man loses $1.5 million in embezzlement scheme.
    Marlins Man loses $1.5 million in embezzlement scheme.
  • Correction: Red Sox-Mariners story

    Correction: Red Sox-Mariners story

    Friday, June 15 2018 1:38 AM EDT2018-06-15 05:38:07 GMT
    Friday, June 15 2018 11:18 AM EDT2018-06-15 15:18:36 GMT
    (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson). Boston Red Sox's Xander Bogaerts (2) is congratulated on his solo home run by Rafael Devers as Seattle Mariners catcher Mike Zunino stands nearby during the sixth inning of a baseball game Thursday, June 14, 2018, in Seattle.(AP Photo/Elaine Thompson). Boston Red Sox's Xander Bogaerts (2) is congratulated on his solo home run by Rafael Devers as Seattle Mariners catcher Mike Zunino stands nearby during the sixth inning of a baseball game Thursday, June 14, 2018, in Seattle.
    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.
    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

    Jose Feliciano donates guitar he performed US anthem 1968

    Thursday, June 14 2018 4:58 PM EDT2018-06-14 20:58:25 GMT
    Friday, June 15 2018 11:02 AM EDT2018-06-15 15:02:57 GMT
    (AP Photo/Luis Alonso Lugo). Grammy Award-winning artist Jose Feliciano performs the “Star-Spangled Banner” at the Smithsonian’ National Museum of American History in Washington, Thursday June 14, 2018. Feliciano also donated objects reflecting his int...(AP Photo/Luis Alonso Lugo). Grammy Award-winning artist Jose Feliciano performs the “Star-Spangled Banner” at the Smithsonian’ National Museum of American History in Washington, Thursday June 14, 2018. Feliciano also donated objects reflecting his int...
    Jose Feliciano donates to the National Museum of American History the guitar on which he famously performed the national anthem in 1968.
    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

    Torres hits 3-run HR, German gets 1st win as Yanks top Rays

    Thursday, June 14 2018 10:38 PM EDT2018-06-15 02:38:02 GMT
    Friday, June 15 2018 10:33 AM EDT2018-06-15 14:33:12 GMT
    (AP Photo/Adam Hunger). New York Yankees' Gleyber Torres watches his three-run home run against the Tampa Bay Rays during the fifth inning of a baseball game Thursday, June 14, 2018, in New York.(AP Photo/Adam Hunger). New York Yankees' Gleyber Torres watches his three-run home run against the Tampa Bay Rays during the fifth inning of a baseball game Thursday, June 14, 2018, in New York.
    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.
    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

    LEADING OFF: Story returns home, Cubs-Cards face off

    Thursday, June 14 2018 10:58 PM EDT2018-06-15 02:58:01 GMT
    Friday, June 15 2018 6:42 AM EDT2018-06-15 10:42:12 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt Slocum). Philadelphia Phillies' Andrew Knapp, left, slides into third base past Colorado Rockies shortstop Trevor Story to advance on a ground out by Scott Kingery during the eighth inning of a baseball game, Thursday, June 14, 2018, in ...(AP Photo/Matt Slocum). Philadelphia Phillies' Andrew Knapp, left, slides into third base past Colorado Rockies shortstop Trevor Story to advance on a ground out by Scott Kingery during the eighth inning of a baseball game, Thursday, June 14, 2018, in ...
    LEADING OFF: Rockies' Story returns home to Texas, Cubs-Cards features two of NL's best on the mound.
    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

    Giants 3B Longoria has broken hand after being hit by pitch

    Thursday, June 14 2018 5:57 PM EDT2018-06-14 21:57:59 GMT
    Friday, June 15 2018 6:33 AM EDT2018-06-15 10:33:28 GMT
    (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky). San Francisco Giants' Evan Longoria, left, watches his RBI single to score Buster Posey during the seventh inning of a baseball game against the Miami Marlins, Wednesday, June 13, 2018, in Miami. The Marlins won 5-4. At right i...(AP Photo/Lynne Sladky). San Francisco Giants' Evan Longoria, left, watches his RBI single to score Buster Posey during the seventh inning of a baseball game against the Miami Marlins, Wednesday, June 13, 2018, in Miami. The Marlins won 5-4. At right i...
    San Francisco Giants third baseman Evan Longoria has a broken left hand after being hit by a pitch.
    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

    A manager's umpire rant goes online, and Manfred cries foul

    Thursday, June 14 2018 5:18 PM EDT2018-06-14 21:18:21 GMT
    Friday, June 15 2018 6:02 AM EDT2018-06-15 10:02:19 GMT
    A profane rant by ex-Mets manager goes online, and Manfred cries foul.
    A profane rant by ex-Mets manager goes online, and Manfred cries foul.
  • Scalise back for congressional game a year after shooting

    Scalise back for congressional game a year after shooting

    Thursday, June 14 2018 7:47 PM EDT2018-06-14 23:47:59 GMT
    Friday, June 15 2018 1:09 AM EDT2018-06-15 05:09:32 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana, File). FILE - In this March 6, 2018, file photo, House Republican Whip Steve Scalise speaks at the 2018 American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC) policy conference in Washington. In the year since Scalise and others w...(AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana, File). FILE - In this March 6, 2018, file photo, House Republican Whip Steve Scalise speaks at the 2018 American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC) policy conference in Washington. In the year since Scalise and others w...
    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.
    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

    Jury clears Red Sox in suit brought by woman hurt by foul

    Thursday, June 14 2018 8:21 AM EDT2018-06-14 12:21:03 GMT
    Thursday, June 14 2018 9:10 PM EDT2018-06-15 01:10:04 GMT
    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.
    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

    The Latest: White House to cheer on congressional players

    Thursday, June 14 2018 8:48 AM EDT2018-06-14 12:48:17 GMT
    Thursday, June 14 2018 4:42 PM EDT2018-06-14 20:42:18 GMT
    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...
    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

    Trevor Story breaks up Vince Velasquez's no-hitter in 7th

    Thursday, June 14 2018 3:07 PM EDT2018-06-14 19:07:49 GMT
    Thursday, June 14 2018 4:03 PM EDT2018-06-14 20:03:15 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt Slocum). Philadelphia Phillies' Vince Velasquez pitches during the third inning of a baseball game against the Colorado Rockies, Thursday, June 14, 2018, in Philadelphia.(AP Photo/Matt Slocum). Philadelphia Phillies' Vince Velasquez pitches during the third inning of a baseball game against the Colorado Rockies, Thursday, June 14, 2018, in Philadelphia.
    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.
    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

    Congressional baseball game comes a year after shooting

    Thursday, June 14 2018 1:11 AM EDT2018-06-14 05:11:14 GMT
    Thursday, June 14 2018 11:52 AM EDT2018-06-14 15:52:09 GMT
    A year after shooting, annual congressional baseball game carries special significance.
    A year after shooting, annual congressional baseball game carries special significance.
  • Hernandez dodges home, Dodgers edge Texas 3-2 in 11 innings

    Hernandez dodges home, Dodgers edge Texas 3-2 in 11 innings

    Thursday, June 14 2018 2:47 AM EDT2018-06-14 06:47:41 GMT
    Thursday, June 14 2018 11:43 AM EDT2018-06-14 15:43:12 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong). Los Angeles Dodgers' Matt Kemp, right, shoves Texas Rangers catcher Robinson Chirinos while trying to score on a single hit by Enrique Hernandez during the third inning of a baseball game, Wednesday, June 13, 2018, in Los Angeles.(AP Photo/Jae C. Hong). Los Angeles Dodgers' Matt Kemp, right, shoves Texas Rangers catcher Robinson Chirinos while trying to score on a single hit by Enrique Hernandez during the third inning of a baseball game, Wednesday, June 13, 2018, in Los Angeles.
    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...
    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

    Teenage dream: Soto, 19, powers Nats' win at Yankee Stadium

    Wednesday, June 13 2018 10:57 PM EDT2018-06-14 02:57:25 GMT
    Thursday, June 14 2018 10:49 AM EDT2018-06-14 14:49:37 GMT
    (AP Photo/Bill Kostroun). Washington Nationals' Juan Soto watches his home run in front New York Yankees catcher Austin Romine (28) and umpire Brian O'Nora uring the seventh inning of a baseball game Wednesday, June 13, 2018, at Yankee Stadium in New Y...(AP Photo/Bill Kostroun). Washington Nationals' Juan Soto watches his home run in front New York Yankees catcher Austin Romine (28) and umpire Brian O'Nora uring the seventh inning of a baseball game Wednesday, June 13, 2018, at Yankee Stadium in New Y...
    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.
    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

    Cain, Chacin pace Brewers past Cubs 1-0

    Wednesday, June 13 2018 6:22 PM EDT2018-06-13 22:22:25 GMT
    Thursday, June 14 2018 8:44 AM EDT2018-06-14 12:44:52 GMT
    (AP Photo/Aaron Gash). Milwaukee Brewers, from left, Ryan Braun, Lorenzo Cain and Christian Yelich celebrate after a baseball game against the Chicago Cubs, Wednesday, June 13, 2018, in Milwaukee. The Brewers won 1-0.(AP Photo/Aaron Gash). Milwaukee Brewers, from left, Ryan Braun, Lorenzo Cain and Christian Yelich celebrate after a baseball game against the Chicago Cubs, Wednesday, June 13, 2018, in Milwaukee. The Brewers won 1-0.
    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.
    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

    Sale dominant before ejection, and Red Sox beat Orioles 5-1

    Wednesday, June 13 2018 6:49 PM EDT2018-06-13 22:49:08 GMT
    Thursday, June 14 2018 8:21 AM EDT2018-06-14 12:21:16 GMT
    (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky). Boston Red Sox starting pitcher Chris Sale follows through on a pitch to the Baltimore Orioles in the second inning of a baseball game, Wednesday, June 13, 2018, in Baltimore.(AP Photo/Patrick Semansky). Boston Red Sox starting pitcher Chris Sale follows through on a pitch to the Baltimore Orioles in the second inning of a baseball game, Wednesday, June 13, 2018, in Baltimore.
    Sale dominant before 7th inning ejection, and Red Sox beat Orioles 5-1 to complete 3-game sweep.
    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

    LEADING OFF: Freeman leads Braves, Verlander dominates

    Wednesday, June 13 2018 11:57 PM EDT2018-06-14 03:57:27 GMT
    Thursday, June 14 2018 7:20 AM EDT2018-06-14 11:20:09 GMT
    (Curtis ComptonAtlanta Journal-Constitution via AP). Atlanta Braves' Freedie Freeman, right foreground, gets a high five from manager Brian Snitker after the Braves defeated the New York Mets 2-0 in a baseball game in Atlanta, Wednesday, June 13, 2018.(Curtis ComptonAtlanta Journal-Constitution via AP). Atlanta Braves' Freedie Freeman, right foreground, gets a high five from manager Brian Snitker after the Braves defeated the New York Mets 2-0 in a baseball game in Atlanta, Wednesday, June 13, 2018.
    LEADING OFF: Surging Freeman leads 1st-place Braves, Verlander dominates for Astros, Rays lefty Snell sharp.
    LEADING OFF: Surging Freeman leads 1st-place Braves, Verlander dominates for Astros, Rays lefty Snell sharp.
  • Steinbrenner says Yankees exploring rotation upgrade

    Steinbrenner says Yankees exploring rotation upgrade

    Wednesday, June 13 2018 9:27 PM EDT2018-06-14 01:27:20 GMT
    Thursday, June 14 2018 6:10 AM EDT2018-06-14 10:10:39 GMT
    (AP Photo/John Raoux, File). FILE - In this Nov. 15, 2017, file photo, Hal Steinbrenner, general managing partner of the New York Yankees, talks with reporters at the annual MLB baseball general managers' meetings in Orlando, Fla. Steinbrenner says the...(AP Photo/John Raoux, File). FILE - In this Nov. 15, 2017, file photo, Hal Steinbrenner, general managing partner of the New York Yankees, talks with reporters at the annual MLB baseball general managers' meetings in Orlando, Fla. Steinbrenner says the...
    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.
    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

    Kemp and Chirinos ejected after home plate collision

    Wednesday, June 13 2018 11:37 PM EDT2018-06-14 03:37:25 GMT
    Thursday, June 14 2018 2:31 AM EDT2018-06-14 06:31:25 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong). Los Angeles Dodgers' Matt Kemp, right, shoves Texas Rangers catcher Robinson Chirinos while trying to score on a single hit by Enrique Hernandez during the third inning of a baseball game, Wednesday, June 13, 2018, in Los Angeles.(AP Photo/Jae C. Hong). Los Angeles Dodgers' Matt Kemp, right, shoves Texas Rangers catcher Robinson Chirinos while trying to score on a single hit by Enrique Hernandez during the third inning of a baseball game, Wednesday, June 13, 2018, in Los Angeles.
    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...
    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

    Haniger's game-ending blast gives Mariners sweep of Angels

    Wednesday, June 13 2018 8:38 PM EDT2018-06-14 00:38:55 GMT
    Wednesday, June 13 2018 10:19 PM EDT2018-06-14 02:19:05 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren). Seattle Mariners. including Jean Segura, center, who scored the game-winning run on a two-run walk-off home run by Mitch Haniger, wait for Haniger at the plate during the ninth inning of a baseball game against the Los Angeles...(AP Photo/Ted S. Warren). Seattle Mariners. including Jean Segura, center, who scored the game-winning run on a two-run walk-off home run by Mitch Haniger, wait for Haniger at the plate during the ninth inning of a baseball game against the Los Angeles...
    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.
    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

    Panel: Sports bets on phones have huge growth promise

    Wednesday, June 13 2018 12:17 AM EDT2018-06-13 04:17:02 GMT
    Wednesday, June 13 2018 6:09 PM EDT2018-06-13 22:09:16 GMT
    (AP Photo/John Locher, File). FILE – In this May 14, 2018, file photo, people make bets in the sports book at the South Point hotel and casino in Las Vegas. A day before New Jersey’s governor makes his state’s first legal wager on a sporting event, spo...(AP Photo/John Locher, File). FILE – In this May 14, 2018, file photo, people make bets in the sports book at the South Point hotel and casino in Las Vegas. A day before New Jersey’s governor makes his state’s first legal wager on a sporting event, spo...
    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.
    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

    Soroka outpitches deGrom, Freeman's bat powers Braves 2-0

    Wednesday, June 13 2018 3:01 PM EDT2018-06-13 19:01:21 GMT
    Wednesday, June 13 2018 4:50 PM EDT2018-06-13 20:50:34 GMT
    (Curtis Compton/Atlanta Journal-Constitution via AP). Atlanta Braves pitcher Mike Soroka throws against the New York Mets during the first inning of a baseball game Wednesday, June 13, 2018, in Atlanta.(Curtis Compton/Atlanta Journal-Constitution via AP). Atlanta Braves pitcher Mike Soroka throws against the New York Mets during the first inning of a baseball game Wednesday, June 13, 2018, in Atlanta.
    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.
    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

    Spain's Lopetegui joins long line of strange coach firings

    Wednesday, June 13 2018 3:57 PM EDT2018-06-13 19:57:14 GMT
    Wednesday, June 13 2018 4:00 PM EDT2018-06-13 20:00:53 GMT
    (AP Photo/Miguel Morenatti, File). FILE - In this Saturday, Nov. 11, 2017 filer, Spain coach Julen Lopetegui stands by the bench during the international friendly soccer match between Spain and Costa Rica in Malaga, Spain.(AP Photo/Miguel Morenatti, File). FILE - In this Saturday, Nov. 11, 2017 filer, Spain coach Julen Lopetegui stands by the bench during the international friendly soccer match between Spain and Costa Rica in Malaga, Spain.
    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.
    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

    GOP congressman asks Trump to attend annual baseball game

    Wednesday, June 13 2018 12:30 PM EDT2018-06-13 16:30:43 GMT
    Wednesday, June 13 2018 3:17 PM EDT2018-06-13 19:17:18 GMT
    A Republican congressman says he has personally asked President Donald Trump to attend the annual congressional baseball game Thursday night at Nationals Park.
    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

    Ohio's top court hears arguments on promotions tax dispute

    Wednesday, June 13 2018 10:47 AM EDT2018-06-13 14:47:08 GMT
    Wednesday, June 13 2018 3:01 PM EDT2018-06-13 19:01:35 GMT
    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.
    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

    Tigers lose injured Cabrera for season in 6-4 loss to Twins

    Tuesday, June 12 2018 11:30 PM EDT2018-06-13 03:30:59 GMT
    Wednesday, June 13 2018 12:42 PM EDT2018-06-13 16:42:25 GMT
    (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio). Detroit Tigers first baseman Miguel Cabrera slides into first after fielding the grounder hit by Minnesota Twins' Logan Morrison (99) for the out during the third inning of a baseball game Tuesday, June 12, 2018, in Detroit.(AP Photo/Carlos Osorio). Detroit Tigers first baseman Miguel Cabrera slides into first after fielding the grounder hit by Minnesota Twins' Logan Morrison (99) for the out during the third inning of a baseball game Tuesday, June 12, 2018, in Detroit.
    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.
    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

    Gregorius homers twice, Harper hit twice, Yanks top Nats 3-0

    Wednesday, June 13 2018 12:00 AM EDT2018-06-13 04:00:51 GMT
    Wednesday, June 13 2018 12:42 PM EDT2018-06-13 16:42:21 GMT
    (AP Photo/Bill Kostroun). New York Yankees' Didi Gregorius hits a home run during the second inning of the team's baseball game against the Washington Nationals on Tuesday, June 12, 2018, at Yankee Stadium in New York.(AP Photo/Bill Kostroun). New York Yankees' Didi Gregorius hits a home run during the second inning of the team's baseball game against the Washington Nationals on Tuesday, June 12, 2018, at Yankee Stadium in New York.
    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...
    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

    LEADING OFF: Cabrera done, Trout takes aim in Seattle again

    Wednesday, June 13 2018 2:27 AM EDT2018-06-13 06:27:13 GMT
    Wednesday, June 13 2018 10:14 AM EDT2018-06-13 14:14:15 GMT
    (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio). Detroit Tigers first baseman Miguel Cabrera slides into first after fielding the grounder hit by Minnesota Twins' Logan Morrison (99) for the out during the third inning of a baseball game Tuesday, June 12, 2018, in Detroit.(AP Photo/Carlos Osorio). Detroit Tigers first baseman Miguel Cabrera slides into first after fielding the grounder hit by Minnesota Twins' Logan Morrison (99) for the out during the third inning of a baseball game Tuesday, June 12, 2018, in Detroit.
    LEADING OFF: Miguel Cabrera done for year, Mets & deGrom try for rare win, Cole on a roll for Astros, Maeda returns to ailing Dodgers.
    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

    Eddie Vedder's vinyl single to be released with Cubs tickets

    Tuesday, June 12 2018 7:35 AM EDT2018-06-12 11:35:08 GMT
    Wednesday, June 13 2018 7:07 AM EDT2018-06-13 11:07:44 GMT
    Eddie Vedder's support of the Chicago Cubs remains strong.
    Eddie Vedder's support of the Chicago Cubs remains strong.
  • Neighbors stunned by man who vanished from Air Force

    Neighbors stunned by man who vanished from Air Force

    Monday, June 11 2018 2:53 PM EDT2018-06-11 18:53:54 GMT
    Wednesday, June 13 2018 5:27 AM EDT2018-06-13 09:27:18 GMT
    (U.S. Air Force Office of Special Investigations via AP). This combination of photos provided by the U.S. Air Force Office of Special Investigations shows William Howard Hughes Jr., after being captured in June 2018, at left, and an image from his time...(U.S. Air Force Office of Special Investigations via AP). This combination of photos provided by the U.S. Air Force Office of Special Investigations shows William Howard Hughes Jr., after being captured in June 2018, at left, and an image from his time...
    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.
    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

    Trout hits 2 HRs again, Mariners belt 4 in 6-3 win vs Angels

    Wednesday, June 13 2018 1:46 AM EDT2018-06-13 05:46:54 GMT
    Wednesday, June 13 2018 3:33 AM EDT2018-06-13 07:33:26 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren). Seattle Mariners' Mitch Haniger watches his two-run home run against the Los Angeles Angels during the fifth inning of a baseball game Tuesday, June 12, 2018, in Seattle. It was Haniger's second home run of the game.(AP Photo/Ted S. Warren). Seattle Mariners' Mitch Haniger watches his two-run home run against the Los Angeles Angels during the fifth inning of a baseball game Tuesday, June 12, 2018, in Seattle. It was Haniger's second home run of the game.
    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.
    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

    LEADING OFF: Cabrera done; Mets & deGrom try for rare win

    Wednesday, June 13 2018 12:16 AM EDT2018-06-13 04:16:56 GMT
    Wednesday, June 13 2018 1:54 AM EDT2018-06-13 05:54:06 GMT
    (AP Photo/Kathy Kmonicek, Fle). FILE - In this Oct. 6, 2015, file photo,  New York Mets general manager Sandy Alderson reacts to questions from the media during a baseball news conference at Citi Field in New York. Alderson says his players are running...(AP Photo/Kathy Kmonicek, Fle). FILE - In this Oct. 6, 2015, file photo, New York Mets general manager Sandy Alderson reacts to questions from the media during a baseball news conference at Citi Field in New York. Alderson says his players are running...
    LEADING OFF: Miguel Cabrera done for year, Mets & deGrom try for rare win, Cole on a roll for Astros, Maeda returns to ailing Dodgers.
    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

    Cain's great escape, Anderson's arm lift Brewers over Cubs

    Tuesday, June 12 2018 11:29 PM EDT2018-06-13 03:29:43 GMT
    Wednesday, June 13 2018 1:16 AM EDT2018-06-13 05:16:54 GMT
    (AP Photo/Morry Gash). Milwaukee Brewers starting pitcher Chase Anderson throws during the first inning of a baseball game against the Chicago Cubs Tuesday, June 12, 2018, in Milwaukee.(AP Photo/Morry Gash). Milwaukee Brewers starting pitcher Chase Anderson throws during the first inning of a baseball game against the Chicago Cubs Tuesday, June 12, 2018, in Milwaukee.
    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.
    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

    Miguel Cabrera leaves game with biceps injury

    Tuesday, June 12 2018 8:46 PM EDT2018-06-13 00:46:42 GMT
    Tuesday, June 12 2018 11:52 PM EDT2018-06-13 03:52:55 GMT
    (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio). Detroit Tigers first baseman Miguel Cabrera slides into first after fielding the grounder hit by Minnesota Twins' Logan Morrison (99) for the out during the third inning of a baseball game Tuesday, June 12, 2018, in Detroit.(AP Photo/Carlos Osorio). Detroit Tigers first baseman Miguel Cabrera slides into first after fielding the grounder hit by Minnesota Twins' Logan Morrison (99) for the out during the third inning of a baseball game Tuesday, June 12, 2018, in Detroit.
    Detroit Tigers slugger Miguel Cabrera left a game against the Minnesota Twins with a left biceps tendon strain.
    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

    Cubs back in 1st place, beat Brewers 7-2 in 11 innings

    Tuesday, June 12 2018 12:49 AM EDT2018-06-12 04:49:46 GMT
    Tuesday, June 12 2018 12:37 PM EDT2018-06-12 16:37:07 GMT
    (AP Photo/Morry Gash). Chicago Cubs' Anthony Rizzo hits a home run during the 11th inning of a baseball game against the Milwaukee Brewers Monday, June 11, 2018, in Milwaukee.(AP Photo/Morry Gash). Chicago Cubs' Anthony Rizzo hits a home run during the 11th inning of a baseball game against the Milwaukee Brewers Monday, June 11, 2018, in Milwaukee.
    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.
    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

    Memoir listed from congressman wounded during baseball game

    Monday, June 11 2018 4:04 PM EDT2018-06-11 20:04:58 GMT
    Tuesday, June 12 2018 11:47 AM EDT2018-06-12 15:47:13 GMT
    Rep. Steve Scalise, the Louisiana Republican shot and badly wounded during a Congressional baseball practice, has a memoir coming this fall.
    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

    Cruz, Mariners overcome Trout's 2 HRs in 5-3 win vs Angels

    Tuesday, June 12 2018 1:36 AM EDT2018-06-12 05:36:58 GMT
    Tuesday, June 12 2018 11:29 AM EDT2018-06-12 15:29:03 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren). Seattle Mariners' Nelson Cruz, right, hugs teammate Kyle Seager after Cruz hit a two-run home run to score Jean Segura during the first inning of a baseball game against the Los Angeles Angels, Monday, June 11, 2018, in Seattle.(AP Photo/Ted S. Warren). Seattle Mariners' Nelson Cruz, right, hugs teammate Kyle Seager after Cruz hit a two-run home run to score Jean Segura during the first inning of a baseball game against the Los Angeles Angels, Monday, June 11, 2018, in Seattle.
    Nelson Cruz homered twice and the surprising Seattle Mariners overcame Mike Trout's two home runs to beat the Los Angeles Angels 5-3.
    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

    Florida, Texas, Red Raiders, Hogs make College World Series

    Monday, June 11 2018 9:49 PM EDT2018-06-12 01:49:54 GMT
    Tuesday, June 12 2018 11:28 AM EDT2018-06-12 15:28:54 GMT
    (AP Photo/Eric Gay). Texas' Kody Clemens (2) and Duke Ellis (11) celebrate with teammates following their win over Tennessee Tech in an NCAA college super regional baseball game, Monday, June 11, 2018, in Austin, Texas. Texas won 5-2.(AP Photo/Eric Gay). Texas' Kody Clemens (2) and Duke Ellis (11) celebrate with teammates following their win over Tennessee Tech in an NCAA college super regional baseball game, Monday, June 11, 2018, in Austin, Texas. Texas won 5-2.
    Longhorns, Red Raiders win super regionals to advance to College World Series.
    Longhorns, Red Raiders win super regionals to advance to College World Series.
  • Supreme Court won't get involved in Wrigley Field dispute

    Supreme Court won't get involved in Wrigley Field dispute

    Monday, June 11 2018 9:43 AM EDT2018-06-11 13:43:46 GMT
    Tuesday, June 12 2018 8:55 AM EDT2018-06-12 12:55:48 GMT
    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.
    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

    LEADING OFF: Harper, Nats visit Yankees; Colon seeks record

    Monday, June 11 2018 10:54 PM EDT2018-06-12 02:54:44 GMT
    Tuesday, June 12 2018 3:55 AM EDT2018-06-12 07:55:00 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alex Brandon). Washington Nationals' Bryce Harper watches his solo home run with San Francisco Giants catcher Nick Hundley during the fourth inning of a baseball game at Nationals Park, Saturday, June 9, 2018, in Washington.(AP Photo/Alex Brandon). Washington Nationals' Bryce Harper watches his solo home run with San Francisco Giants catcher Nick Hundley during the fourth inning of a baseball game at Nationals Park, Saturday, June 9, 2018, in Washington.
    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.
    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

    Cardinals' Poncedeleon reaches majors after head injury

    Monday, June 11 2018 7:58 PM EDT2018-06-11 23:58:48 GMT
    Tuesday, June 12 2018 12:50 AM EDT2018-06-12 04:50:33 GMT
    A little more than a year after a life-threatening brain injury, Daniel Poncedeleon is ready to make his major league debut.
    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

    High school pitcher strikes out friend, consoles him

    Monday, June 11 2018 4:44 PM EDT2018-06-11 20:44:00 GMT
    Monday, June 11 2018 9:57 PM EDT2018-06-12 01:57:02 GMT
    A Minnesota high school pitcher consoled his friend after striking him out in a playoff game.
    A Minnesota high school pitcher consoled his friend after striking him out in a playoff game.
  • LEADING OFF: Goldschmidt heats up, Quintana faces Brewers

    LEADING OFF: Goldschmidt heats up, Quintana faces Brewers

    Sunday, June 10 2018 7:53 PM EDT2018-06-10 23:53:18 GMT
    Monday, June 11 2018 12:07 PM EDT2018-06-11 16:07:58 GMT
    (AP Photo/David Zalubowski). Arizona Diamondbacks' Paul Goldschmidt follows the flight of his triple to drive in two runs off Colorado Rockies relief pitcher Jerry Vasto in the seventh inning of a baseball game Sunday, June 10, 2018, in Denver.(AP Photo/David Zalubowski). Arizona Diamondbacks' Paul Goldschmidt follows the flight of his triple to drive in two runs off Colorado Rockies relief pitcher Jerry Vasto in the seventh inning of a baseball game Sunday, June 10, 2018, in Denver.
    LEADING OFF: Diamondbacks star Goldschmidt heats up, Quintana faces Brewers in NL Central showdown, Bumgarner starts again.
    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

    Lugo, Frazier help Mets stop skid with 2-0 win over Yankees

    Sunday, June 10 2018 11:22 PM EDT2018-06-11 03:22:56 GMT
    Monday, June 11 2018 12:07 PM EDT2018-06-11 16:07:28 GMT
    (AP Photo/Bill Kostroun). New York Mets pitcher Seth Lugo delivers to the New York Yankees during the first inning of a baseball game Sunday, June 10, 2018, in New York.(AP Photo/Bill Kostroun). New York Mets pitcher Seth Lugo delivers to the New York Yankees during the first inning of a baseball game Sunday, June 10, 2018, in New York.
    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.
    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

    Balk gives Astros 8-7 win, first 4-game sweep of Rangers

    Monday, June 11 2018 2:20 AM EDT2018-06-11 06:20:50 GMT
    Monday, June 11 2018 12:07 PM EDT2018-06-11 16:07:21 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jeffrey McWhorter). Houston Astros manager AJ Hinch (14) goes out to argue that Texas Rangers relief pitcher Keone Kela balked as Astros' Evan Gattis (11) turns to talk to home plate umpire Alfonso Marquez, right, during the ninth inning of a...(AP Photo/Jeffrey McWhorter). Houston Astros manager AJ Hinch (14) goes out to argue that Texas Rangers relief pitcher Keone Kela balked as Astros' Evan Gattis (11) turns to talk to home plate umpire Alfonso Marquez, right, during the ninth inning of a...
    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.
    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

    Richard takes no-hit try into 7th, Padres beat Marlins 3-1

    Sunday, June 10 2018 3:52 PM EDT2018-06-10 19:52:57 GMT
    Monday, June 11 2018 11:27 AM EDT2018-06-11 15:27:12 GMT
    (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky). San Diego Padres starting pitcher Clayton Richard delivers during the first inning of a baseball game against the Miami Marlins, Sunday, June 10, 2018, in Miami.(AP Photo/Lynne Sladky). San Diego Padres starting pitcher Clayton Richard delivers during the first inning of a baseball game against the Miami Marlins, Sunday, June 10, 2018, in Miami.
    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.
    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

    Washington, Mississippi St. go extras to earn berths in CWS

    Sunday, June 10 2018 8:53 PM EDT2018-06-11 00:53:02 GMT
    Monday, June 11 2018 2:51 AM EDT2018-06-11 06:51:29 GMT
    (Cyndi Chambers/The Gainesville Sun via AP). Auburn teammates mob Luke Jarvis after he hit an RBI-single to defeat Florida during an NCAA college super regional baseball game Sunday, June 10, 2018, in Gainesville, Fla.(Cyndi Chambers/The Gainesville Sun via AP). Auburn teammates mob Luke Jarvis after he hit an RBI-single to defeat Florida during an NCAA college super regional baseball game Sunday, June 10, 2018, in Gainesville, Fla.
    Auburn, Texas and South Carolina force winner-take-all Game 3s in NCAA super regionals.
    Auburn, Texas and South Carolina force winner-take-all Game 3s in NCAA super regionals.
  • Cabrera hurt, Cespedes' rehab cut short after setback

    Cabrera hurt, Cespedes' rehab cut short after setback

    Sunday, June 10 2018 8:12 PM EDT2018-06-11 00:12:49 GMT
    Sunday, June 10 2018 10:13 PM EDT2018-06-11 02:13:36 GMT
    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.
    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

    Hamilton, Reds end 13-game losing skid vs Cards with 6-3 win

    Sunday, June 10 2018 5:02 PM EDT2018-06-10 21:02:45 GMT
    Sunday, June 10 2018 6:45 PM EDT2018-06-10 22:45:31 GMT
    (AP Photo/John Minchillo). Cincinnati Reds center fielder Billy Hamilton catches a fly-out from St. Louis Cardinals third baseman Greg Garcia in the eighth inning of a baseball game, Sunday, June 10, 2018, in Cincinnati.(AP Photo/John Minchillo). Cincinnati Reds center fielder Billy Hamilton catches a fly-out from St. Louis Cardinals third baseman Greg Garcia in the eighth inning of a baseball game, Sunday, June 10, 2018, in Cincinnati.
    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.
    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

    Indians' Kluber continues dominance of Tigers, AL Central

    Sunday, June 10 2018 4:25 PM EDT2018-06-10 20:25:13 GMT
    Sunday, June 10 2018 6:14 PM EDT2018-06-10 22:14:54 GMT
    (AP Photo/Duane Burleson). Cleveland Indians' Corey Kluber pitches against the Detroit Tigers during the second inning of a baseball game Sunday, June 10, 2018, in Detroit.(AP Photo/Duane Burleson). Cleveland Indians' Corey Kluber pitches against the Detroit Tigers during the second inning of a baseball game Sunday, June 10, 2018, in Detroit.
    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.
    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

    Blue Jays prospect Guerrero Jr. to miss at least 4 weeks

    Sunday, June 10 2018 1:42 PM EDT2018-06-10 17:42:39 GMT
    Sunday, June 10 2018 5:13 PM EDT2018-06-10 21:13:23 GMT
    Blue Jays prospect Vladimir Guerrero Jr. to miss at least 4 weeks because of strained left knee.
    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

    Granderson has career-high 6 RBIs as Jays rout Orioles 13-3

    Sunday, June 10 2018 4:33 PM EDT2018-06-10 20:33:12 GMT
    Sunday, June 10 2018 4:44 PM EDT2018-06-10 20:44:40 GMT
    (Fred Thornhill/The Canadian Press via AP). Toronto Blue Jays' Curtis Granderson, right, celebrates with teammate Randal Grichuk after hitting a three run home run against the Baltimore Orioles in the fourth inning of a baseball game in Toronto on Sund...(Fred Thornhill/The Canadian Press via AP). Toronto Blue Jays' Curtis Granderson, right, celebrates with teammate Randal Grichuk after hitting a three run home run against the Baltimore Orioles in the fourth inning of a baseball game in Toronto on Sund...
    Granderson has career-high 6 RBIs, Estrada snaps eight-start winless streak as Blue Jays complete four-game sweep, rout struggling Orioles 13-3.
    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

    Padres lefty Richard loses no-hit bid in 7th vs Marlins

    Sunday, June 10 2018 2:52 PM EDT2018-06-10 18:52:42 GMT
    Sunday, June 10 2018 3:56 PM EDT2018-06-10 19:56:42 GMT
    (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky). San Diego Padres starting pitcher Clayton Richard delivers during the first inning of a baseball game against the Miami Marlins, Sunday, June 10, 2018, in Miami.(AP Photo/Lynne Sladky). San Diego Padres starting pitcher Clayton Richard delivers during the first inning of a baseball game against the Miami Marlins, Sunday, June 10, 2018, in Miami.
    Clayton Richard of the San Diego Padres is pitching a no-hitter through six innings against the Miami Marlins.
    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

    Pujols ties Musial on RBI list; Angels beat Twins 2-1

    Saturday, June 9 2018 9:14 PM EDT2018-06-10 01:14:59 GMT
    Sunday, June 10 2018 1:44 PM EDT2018-06-10 17:44:09 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jim Mone). Los Angeles Angels' Albert Pujols has some words with plate umpire Jim Reynolds after he was called out looking at a pitch from Minnesota Twins Kyle Gibson in the third inning of a baseball game Saturday, June 9, 2018, in Minneapol...(AP Photo/Jim Mone). Los Angeles Angels' Albert Pujols has some words with plate umpire Jim Reynolds after he was called out looking at a pitch from Minnesota Twins Kyle Gibson in the third inning of a baseball game Saturday, June 9, 2018, in Minneapol...
    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.
    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

    Morton plunks AL record 4, but Astros beat Rangers 4-3

    Sunday, June 10 2018 3:12 AM EDT2018-06-10 07:12:23 GMT
    Sunday, June 10 2018 1:44 PM EDT2018-06-10 17:44:05 GMT
    (AP Photo/Michael Ainsworth). Houston Astros starting pitcher Charlie Morton throws to a Texas Rangers batter during the first inning of a baseball game Saturday, June 9, 2018, in Arlington, Texas.(AP Photo/Michael Ainsworth). Houston Astros starting pitcher Charlie Morton throws to a Texas Rangers batter during the first inning of a baseball game Saturday, June 9, 2018, in Arlington, Texas.
    George Springer hits tiebreaking single in seventh, Astros overcome wild start from Charlie Morton to beat Rangers 4-3.
    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

    Yanks Masahiro Tanaka goes on DL with hamstring strains

    Saturday, June 9 2018 4:02 PM EDT2018-06-09 20:02:11 GMT
    Sunday, June 10 2018 1:44 PM EDT2018-06-10 17:44:01 GMT
    (AP Photo/Adam Hunger). New York Yankees' Masahiro Tanaka runs home to score a run on a sacrifice fly by teammate Aaron Judge during the sixth inning of a baseball game against the New York Mets, Friday, June 8, 2018, in New York.(AP Photo/Adam Hunger). New York Yankees' Masahiro Tanaka runs home to score a run on a sacrifice fly by teammate Aaron Judge during the sixth inning of a baseball game against the New York Mets, Friday, June 8, 2018, in New York.
    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.
    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

    LEADING OFF: Cards can't lose in Cincy, aces land on DL

    Saturday, June 9 2018 10:22 PM EDT2018-06-10 02:22:15 GMT
    Sunday, June 10 2018 8:46 AM EDT2018-06-10 12:46:23 GMT
    (AP Photo/John Minchillo). St. Louis Cardinals' Matt Carpenter (13) celebrates with Marcell Ozuna (23) after hitting a solo home run off Cincinnati Reds relief pitcher Austin Brice in the seventh inning of a baseball game, Saturday, June 9, 2018, in Ci...(AP Photo/John Minchillo). St. Louis Cardinals' Matt Carpenter (13) celebrates with Marcell Ozuna (23) after hitting a solo home run off Cincinnati Reds relief pitcher Austin Brice in the seventh inning of a baseball game, Saturday, June 9, 2018, in Ci...
    LEADING OFF: Cards can't lose in Cincy, aces land on DL, Dodgers still watching Buehler.
    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

    Harper hits 19th homer and Nats hold off Giants 7-5

    Saturday, June 9 2018 4:03 PM EDT2018-06-09 20:03:31 GMT
    Saturday, June 9 2018 9:16 PM EDT2018-06-10 01:16:04 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alex Brandon). Washington Nationals' Bryce Harper watches his solo home run with San Francisco Giants catcher Nick Hundley during the fourth inning of a baseball game at Nationals Park, Saturday, June 9, 2018, in Washington.(AP Photo/Alex Brandon). Washington Nationals' Bryce Harper watches his solo home run with San Francisco Giants catcher Nick Hundley during the fourth inning of a baseball game at Nationals Park, Saturday, June 9, 2018, in Washington.
    Bryce Harper hit his National League-leading 19th homer of the season and the Washington Nationals defeated the San Francisco Giants 7-5.
    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

    J.D. Martinez hits 21st HR as Red Sox beat White Sox 4-2

    Saturday, June 9 2018 7:25 PM EDT2018-06-09 23:25:22 GMT
    Saturday, June 9 2018 8:32 PM EDT2018-06-10 00:32:54 GMT
    (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer). Boston Red Sox's J.D. Martinez rounds first base after hitting a two-run home run during the fifth inning of a baseball game against the Chicago White Sox in Boston, Saturday, June 9, 2018.(AP Photo/Michael Dwyer). Boston Red Sox's J.D. Martinez rounds first base after hitting a two-run home run during the fifth inning of a baseball game against the Chicago White Sox in Boston, Saturday, June 9, 2018.
    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...
    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

    Ovechkin's first pitch performance mirrors playoff career

    Saturday, June 9 2018 3:12 PM EDT2018-06-09 19:12:19 GMT
    Saturday, June 9 2018 4:23 PM EDT2018-06-09 20:23:42 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alex Brandon). Washington Capitals' Alex Ovechkin, from Russia, throws out a second ceremonial first pitch before a baseball game between the Washington Nationals and the San Francisco Giants at Nationals Park, Saturday, June 9, 2018, in Wash...(AP Photo/Alex Brandon). Washington Capitals' Alex Ovechkin, from Russia, throws out a second ceremonial first pitch before a baseball game between the Washington Nationals and the San Francisco Giants at Nationals Park, Saturday, June 9, 2018, in Wash...
    Alex Ovechkin succeeds on his second try at a ceremonial first pitch after finally breaking through to win Stanley Cup.
    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

    LEADING OFF: Top pitchers Strasburg, Tanaka, Ohtani ailing

    Friday, June 8 2018 11:01 PM EDT2018-06-09 03:01:43 GMT
    Saturday, June 9 2018 1:02 PM EDT2018-06-09 17:02:29 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alex Brandon). Washington Nationals starting pitcher Stephen Strasburg throws during the first inning of a baseball game against the San Francisco Giants at Nationals Park, Friday, June 8, 2018, in Washington.(AP Photo/Alex Brandon). Washington Nationals starting pitcher Stephen Strasburg throws during the first inning of a baseball game against the San Francisco Giants at Nationals Park, Friday, June 8, 2018, in Washington.
    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.
    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

    Angels star Ohtani out at least 3 weeks with elbow sprain

    Friday, June 8 2018 3:51 PM EDT2018-06-08 19:51:32 GMT
    Saturday, June 9 2018 11:36 AM EDT2018-06-09 15:36:51 GMT
    (AP Photo/Kyusung Gong). Los Angeles Angels starting pitcher Shohei Ohtani watches a pitch during the third inning of a baseball game against the Kansas City Royals in Anaheim, Calif., Wednesday, June 6, 2018.(AP Photo/Kyusung Gong). Los Angeles Angels starting pitcher Shohei Ohtani watches a pitch during the third inning of a baseball game against the Kansas City Royals in Anaheim, Calif., Wednesday, June 6, 2018.
    Shohei Ohtani will be placed on the Los Angeles Angels' disabled list with a sprained elbow ligament.
    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

    Gardner homer leads Yanks over Mets 4-1 as Tanaka gets hurt

    Friday, June 8 2018 10:04 PM EDT2018-06-09 02:04:58 GMT
    Saturday, June 9 2018 9:54 AM EDT2018-06-09 13:54:07 GMT
    (AP Photo/Adam Hunger). New York Yankees' Brett Gardner, left, celebrates his two-run home run with Yankees third base coach Phil Nevin (53) during the eighth inning of a baseball game against the New York Mets, Friday, June 8, 2018, in New York.(AP Photo/Adam Hunger). New York Yankees' Brett Gardner, left, celebrates his two-run home run with Yankees third base coach Phil Nevin (53) during the eighth inning of a baseball game against the New York Mets, Friday, June 8, 2018, in New York.
    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...
    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

    Strasburg exits with tight shoulder, Giants beat Nats 9-5

    Saturday, June 9 2018 12:01 AM EDT2018-06-09 04:01:55 GMT
    Saturday, June 9 2018 8:32 AM EDT2018-06-09 12:32:57 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alex Brandon). Washington Nationals starting pitcher Stephen Strasburg throws during the first inning of a baseball game against the San Francisco Giants at Nationals Park, Friday, June 8, 2018, in Washington.(AP Photo/Alex Brandon). Washington Nationals starting pitcher Stephen Strasburg throws during the first inning of a baseball game against the San Francisco Giants at Nationals Park, Friday, June 8, 2018, in Washington.
    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.
    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

    Buehler latest injured Dodgers, but LA beats Braves 7-3

    Saturday, June 9 2018 1:31 AM EDT2018-06-09 05:31:47 GMT
    Saturday, June 9 2018 4:13 AM EDT2018-06-09 08:13:00 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong). Los Angeles Dodgers starting pitcher Walker Buehler throws against the Atlanta Braves during the first inning of a baseball game, Friday, June 8, 2018, in Los Angeles.(AP Photo/Jae C. Hong). Los Angeles Dodgers starting pitcher Walker Buehler throws against the Atlanta Braves during the first inning of a baseball game, Friday, June 8, 2018, in Los Angeles.
    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.
    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

    Dodgers' Walker Buehler pulled from start with rib soreness

    Saturday, June 9 2018 12:31 AM EDT2018-06-09 04:31:44 GMT
    Saturday, June 9 2018 1:23 AM EDT2018-06-09 05:23:32 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong). Los Angeles Dodgers starting pitcher Walker Buehler throws against the Atlanta Braves during the first inning of a baseball game, Friday, June 8, 2018, in Los Angeles.(AP Photo/Jae C. Hong). Los Angeles Dodgers starting pitcher Walker Buehler throws against the Atlanta Braves during the first inning of a baseball game, Friday, June 8, 2018, in Los Angeles.
    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.
    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

    Mariners hold off Rays 4-3 for 16th win in 20 games

    Friday, June 8 2018 10:21 PM EDT2018-06-09 02:21:42 GMT
    Saturday, June 9 2018 12:15 AM EDT2018-06-09 04:15:21 GMT
    (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara). Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Marco Gonzales delivers to the Tampa Bay Rays during the first inning of a baseball game Friday, June 8, 2018, in St. Petersburg, Fla.(AP Photo/Chris O'Meara). Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Marco Gonzales delivers to the Tampa Bay Rays during the first inning of a baseball game Friday, June 8, 2018, in St. Petersburg, Fla.
    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.
    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.
  • Tanaka removed after running bases with stiff hamstrings

    Tanaka removed after running bases with stiff hamstrings

    Friday, June 8 2018 9:11 PM EDT2018-06-09 01:11:40 GMT
    Friday, June 8 2018 11:46 PM EDT2018-06-09 03:46:04 GMT
    (AP Photo/Adam Hunger). New York Yankees pitcher Masahiro Tanaka delivers during the first inning of a baseball game against the New York Mets, Friday, June 8, 2018, in New York.(AP Photo/Adam Hunger). New York Yankees pitcher Masahiro Tanaka delivers during the first inning of a baseball game against the New York Mets, Friday, June 8, 2018, in New York.
    Yankees pitcher Masahiro Tanaka was removed from the Subway Series opener against the New York Mets with stiff hamstrings shortly after scoring his first major league run.
    Yankees pitcher Masahiro Tanaka was removed from the Subway Series opener against the New York Mets with stiff hamstrings shortly after scoring his first major league run.
  • SD pitcher Torres suspended after domestic violence charges

    SD pitcher Torres suspended after domestic violence charges

    Friday, June 8 2018 4:51 PM EDT2018-06-08 20:51:44 GMT
    Friday, June 8 2018 7:07 PM EDT2018-06-08 23:07:42 GMT
    San Diego Padres pitcher Jose Torres has accepted a suspension without pay for the rest of the year by Major League Baseball after his December arrest on domestic violence charges.
    San Diego Padres pitcher Jose Torres has accepted a suspension without pay for the rest of the year by Major League Baseball after his December arrest on domestic violence charges.
  • Mets put Familia on DL, scratch Syndergaard vs Yankees

    Mets put Familia on DL, scratch Syndergaard vs Yankees

    Friday, June 8 2018 3:31 PM EDT2018-06-08 19:31:46 GMT
    Friday, June 8 2018 6:26 PM EDT2018-06-08 22:26:33 GMT
    Closer Jeurys Familia is the latest New York Mets player to get hurt, going on the disabled list because of a sore right shoulder.
    Closer Jeurys Familia is the latest New York Mets player to get hurt, going on the disabled list because of a sore right shoulder.
  • Terry Francona has advice for Cavs, LeBron on 0-3 comebacks

    Terry Francona has advice for Cavs, LeBron on 0-3 comebacks

    Friday, June 8 2018 12:41 PM EDT2018-06-08 16:41:27 GMT
    Friday, June 8 2018 6:26 PM EDT2018-06-08 22:26:02 GMT
    (Gregory Shamus/Pool Photo via AP). Cleveland Cavaliers' LeBron James shoots against Golden State Warriors' Draymond Green during the first half of Game 3 of basketball's NBA Finals, Wednesday, June 6, 2018, in Cleveland.(Gregory Shamus/Pool Photo via AP). Cleveland Cavaliers' LeBron James shoots against Golden State Warriors' Draymond Green during the first half of Game 3 of basketball's NBA Finals, Wednesday, June 6, 2018, in Cleveland.
    Adam Silver says he knows some fans can get upset with officiating, and he's going to work on that.
    Adam Silver says he knows some fans can get upset with officiating, and he's going to work on that.
  • Caps on top! Washington wins Stanley Cup, beats Vegas 4-3

    Caps on top! Washington wins Stanley Cup, beats Vegas 4-3

    Thursday, June 7 2018 7:41 PM EDT2018-06-07 23:41:03 GMT
    Friday, June 8 2018 2:56 PM EDT2018-06-08 18:56:46 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin). Washington Capitals' Alex Ovechkin, left, shares a laugh with Alex Chiasson, right, during an NHL hockey practice Wednesday, June 6, 2018, in Las Vegas. The Capitals lead the Vegas Golden Knights 3-1 in the best-of-seven St...(AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin). Washington Capitals' Alex Ovechkin, left, shares a laugh with Alex Chiasson, right, during an NHL hockey practice Wednesday, June 6, 2018, in Las Vegas. The Capitals lead the Vegas Golden Knights 3-1 in the best-of-seven St...
    The Washington Capitals are on the brink of raising the Stanley Cup for the first time in franchise history.
    The Washington Capitals are on the brink of raising the Stanley Cup for the first time in franchise history.
  • LEADING OFF: Subway Series begins, Cubs still talking slides

    LEADING OFF: Subway Series begins, Cubs still talking slides

    Friday, June 8 2018 2:21 AM EDT2018-06-08 06:21:08 GMT
    Friday, June 8 2018 7:33 AM EDT2018-06-08 11:33:33 GMT
    (Frank Gunn/The Canadian Press via AP). New York Yankees' Giancarlo Stanton, right, celebrates his home run against the Toronto Blue Jays during the 13th inning of a baseball game Wednesday, June 6, 2018, in Toronto.(Frank Gunn/The Canadian Press via AP). New York Yankees' Giancarlo Stanton, right, celebrates his home run against the Toronto Blue Jays during the 13th inning of a baseball game Wednesday, June 6, 2018, in Toronto.
    LEADING OFF: Subway Series begins, Cubs still talking slides, Correa being careful, Dodgers' besieged bullpen.
    LEADING OFF: Subway Series begins, Cubs still talking slides, Correa being careful, Dodgers' besieged bullpen.
  • LEADING OFF: Subway Series begins, Cubs still talking slides

    LEADING OFF: Subway Series begins, Cubs still talking slides

    Friday, June 8 2018 1:21 AM EDT2018-06-08 05:21:18 GMT
    Friday, June 8 2018 2:20 AM EDT2018-06-08 06:20:15 GMT
    (Frank Gunn/The Canadian Press via AP). New York Yankees' Giancarlo Stanton, right, celebrates his home run against the Toronto Blue Jays during the 13th inning of a baseball game Wednesday, June 6, 2018, in Toronto.(Frank Gunn/The Canadian Press via AP). New York Yankees' Giancarlo Stanton, right, celebrates his home run against the Toronto Blue Jays during the 13th inning of a baseball game Wednesday, June 6, 2018, in Toronto.
    LEADING OFF: Subway Series begins, Cubs still talking slides, Correa being careful, Dodgers' besieged bullpen.
    LEADING OFF: Subway Series begins, Cubs still talking slides, Correa being careful, Dodgers' besieged bullpen.
  • Yankees pitcher Jordan Montgomery has Tommy John surgery

    Yankees pitcher Jordan Montgomery has Tommy John surgery

    Thursday, June 7 2018 6:22 PM EDT2018-06-07 22:22:57 GMT
    Thursday, June 7 2018 7:23 PM EDT2018-06-07 23:23:58 GMT
    (AP Photo/Kathy Willens, File). File-This April 3, 2018, file photo shows New York Yankees starting pitcher Jordan Montgomery winding up during the first inning of an opening day baseball game against the Tampa Bay Rays at Yankee Stadium in New York. M...(AP Photo/Kathy Willens, File). File-This April 3, 2018, file photo shows New York Yankees starting pitcher Jordan Montgomery winding up during the first inning of an opening day baseball game against the Tampa Bay Rays at Yankee Stadium in New York. M...
    Yankees left-hander Jordan Montgomery has undergone Tommy John surgery, which will sideline him until the second half of next season or possibly 2020.
    Yankees left-hander Jordan Montgomery has undergone Tommy John surgery, which will sideline him until the second half of next season or possibly 2020.
  • Mike Scioscia says managing Ohtani has been easy so far

    Mike Scioscia says managing Ohtani has been easy so far

    Thursday, June 7 2018 11:50 AM EDT2018-06-07 15:50:48 GMT
    Thursday, June 7 2018 6:43 PM EDT2018-06-07 22:43:40 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alex Gallardo). Los Angeles Angels' Shohei Ohtani, right, hits a single to right with Kansas City Royals catcher Salvador Perez and home plate umpire Gabe Morales, left, watching during the sixth inning of a baseball game in Anaheim, Calif., ...(AP Photo/Alex Gallardo). Los Angeles Angels' Shohei Ohtani, right, hits a single to right with Kansas City Royals catcher Salvador Perez and home plate umpire Gabe Morales, left, watching during the sixth inning of a baseball game in Anaheim, Calif., ...
    Sciosicia says managing Ohtani has been easy so far in baseball discussion on "PodcastOne Sports Now" show.
    Sciosicia says managing Ohtani has been easy so far in baseball discussion on "PodcastOne Sports Now" show.
  • Colon's 243rd win matches Marichal when Rangers beat A's 8-2

    Colon's 243rd win matches Marichal when Rangers beat A's 8-2

    Thursday, June 7 2018 12:44 AM EDT2018-06-07 04:44:55 GMT
    Thursday, June 7 2018 12:33 PM EDT2018-06-07 16:33:32 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jim Cowsert). Texas Rangers starting pitcher Bartolo Colon throws to an Oakland Athletics batter during the first inning of a baseball game Wednesday, June 6, 2018, in Arlington, Texas.(AP Photo/Jim Cowsert). Texas Rangers starting pitcher Bartolo Colon throws to an Oakland Athletics batter during the first inning of a baseball game Wednesday, June 6, 2018, in Arlington, Texas.
    Bartolo Colon got his 243rd career victory to match Hall of Fame pitcher Juan Marichal for the most by a player born in the Dominican Republic when the Rangers beat Oakland 8-2.
    Bartolo Colon got his 243rd career victory to match Hall of Fame pitcher Juan Marichal for the most by a player born in the Dominican Republic when the Rangers beat Oakland 8-2.
  • Red Schoendienst dies at 95, was oldest living Hall of Famer

    Red Schoendienst dies at 95, was oldest living Hall of Famer

    Wednesday, June 6 2018 9:23 PM EDT2018-06-07 01:23:46 GMT
    Thursday, June 7 2018 11:34 AM EDT2018-06-07 15:34:22 GMT
    Red Schoendienst, a Hall of Fame second baseman who managed the St. Louis Cardinals to two pennants and a World Series championship in the 1960s, has died at 95.
    Red Schoendienst, a Hall of Fame second baseman who managed the St. Louis Cardinals to two pennants and a World Series championship in the 1960s, has died at 95.
  • Ohtani exits early again with blister on pitching hand

    Ohtani exits early again with blister on pitching hand

    Thursday, June 7 2018 12:50 AM EDT2018-06-07 04:50:33 GMT
    Thursday, June 7 2018 10:23 AM EDT2018-06-07 14:23:03 GMT
    (AP Photo/Kyusung Gong). Los Angeles Angels starting pitcher Shohei Ohtani, third from right, is removed from the baseball game against the Kansas City Royals during the fifth inning in Anaheim, Calif., Wednesday, June 6, 2018.(AP Photo/Kyusung Gong). Los Angeles Angels starting pitcher Shohei Ohtani, third from right, is removed from the baseball game against the Kansas City Royals during the fifth inning in Anaheim, Calif., Wednesday, June 6, 2018.
    Shohei Ohtani has been removed from his start for the Los Angeles Angels against the Kansas City Royals after four innings because of a blister on his pitching hand.
    Shohei Ohtani has been removed from his start for the Los Angeles Angels against the Kansas City Royals after four innings because of a blister on his pitching hand.
  • LEADING OFF: Cole vs Cole; Beeks makes big debut in Boston

    LEADING OFF: Cole vs Cole; Beeks makes big debut in Boston

    Thursday, June 7 2018 5:00 AM EDT2018-06-07 09:00:52 GMT
    Thursday, June 7 2018 8:15 AM EDT2018-06-07 12:15:09 GMT
    (AP Photo/Charles Krupa). Detroit Tigers left fielder JaCoby Jones (21) blows a bubble while waiting for a pitch to be delivered while trailing the Boston Red Sox during the third inning of a baseball game at Fenway Park in Boston, Wednesday, June 6, 2...(AP Photo/Charles Krupa). Detroit Tigers left fielder JaCoby Jones (21) blows a bubble while waiting for a pitch to be delivered while trailing the Boston Red Sox during the third inning of a baseball game at Fenway Park in Boston, Wednesday, June 6, 2...
    LEADING OFF: Cole vs Cole in same name game; Beeks makes big debut in Boston; Correa, Russell, Simmons hurting at shortstop.
    LEADING OFF: Cole vs Cole in same name game; Beeks makes big debut in Boston; Correa, Russell, Simmons hurting at shortstop.
  • Heyward hits walk-off slam in 9th, Cubs beat Phillies 7-5

    Heyward hits walk-off slam in 9th, Cubs beat Phillies 7-5

    Thursday, June 7 2018 12:10 AM EDT2018-06-07 04:10:44 GMT
    Thursday, June 7 2018 7:25 AM EDT2018-06-07 11:25:29 GMT
    (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast). Chicago Cubs' Jason Heyward, right, celebrates his game-winning grand slam off Philadelphia Phillies relief pitcher Adam Morgan during the ninth inning of a baseball game Wednesday, June 6, 2018, in Chicago. The Cubs wo...(AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast). Chicago Cubs' Jason Heyward, right, celebrates his game-winning grand slam off Philadelphia Phillies relief pitcher Adam Morgan during the ninth inning of a baseball game Wednesday, June 6, 2018, in Chicago. The Cubs wo...
    Jason Heyward hit a game-ending grand slam off Adam Morgan with two outs in the bottom of the ninth inning to give the Chicago Cubs a 7-5 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies.
    Jason Heyward hit a game-ending grand slam off Adam Morgan with two outs in the bottom of the ninth inning to give the Chicago Cubs a 7-5 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies.
  • Judge, Stanton homer in 13th as Yankees beat Blue Jays 3-0

    Judge, Stanton homer in 13th as Yankees beat Blue Jays 3-0

    Wednesday, June 6 2018 11:30 PM EDT2018-06-07 03:30:28 GMT
    Thursday, June 7 2018 2:01 AM EDT2018-06-07 06:01:07 GMT
    Aaron Judge hit a two-run homer to snap a scoreless tie in the 13th inning, Giancarlo Stanton also went deep moments later and the New York Yankees beat the Toronto Blue Jays 3-0 for a two-game sweep.
    Aaron Judge hit a two-run homer to snap a scoreless tie in the 13th inning, Giancarlo Stanton also went deep moments later and the New York Yankees beat the Toronto Blue Jays 3-0 for a two-game sweep.
  • Benintendi, Vazquez homer; Red Sox cruise past Tigers, 7-1

    Benintendi, Vazquez homer; Red Sox cruise past Tigers, 7-1

    Wednesday, June 6 2018 10:50 PM EDT2018-06-07 02:50:26 GMT
    Thursday, June 7 2018 12:50 AM EDT2018-06-07 04:50:58 GMT
    Andrew Benintendi and Christian Vazquez each hit a solo homer and RBI double to back a strong start by Eduardo Rodriguez, carrying the Boston Red Sox to a 7-1 win over the Detroit Tigers on Wednesday.
    Andrew Benintendi and Christian Vazquez each hit a solo homer and RBI double to back a strong start by Eduardo Rodriguez, carrying the Boston Red Sox to a 7-1 win over the Detroit Tigers on Wednesday.
  • The Latest: Durant leads Warriors to 110-102 win vs Cavs

    The Latest: Durant leads Warriors to 110-102 win vs Cavs

    Wednesday, June 6 2018 1:20 PM EDT2018-06-06 17:20:21 GMT
    Thursday, June 7 2018 12:25 AM EDT2018-06-07 04:25:23 GMT
    (Joshua Gunter /The Plain Dealer via AP). Cleveland Cavaliers center Kevin Love talks to Utah Jazz rookie Donovan Mitchell following practice Tuesday, June 5, 2018 at Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland, Ohio.  LeBron James and the Cavaliers have spent th...(Joshua Gunter /The Plain Dealer via AP). Cleveland Cavaliers center Kevin Love talks to Utah Jazz rookie Donovan Mitchell following practice Tuesday, June 5, 2018 at Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland, Ohio. LeBron James and the Cavaliers have spent th...
    The Golden State Warriors expect Andre Iguodala to play in Game 3 of the NBA Finals.
    The Golden State Warriors expect Andre Iguodala to play in Game 3 of the NBA Finals.
  • 5 Padres relievers combine to 4-hit Braves in 3-1 win

    5 Padres relievers combine to 4-hit Braves in 3-1 win

    Wednesday, June 6 2018 8:10 PM EDT2018-06-07 00:10:34 GMT
    Thursday, June 7 2018 12:14 AM EDT2018-06-07 04:14:41 GMT
    (AP Photo/Gregory Bull). San Diego Padres' Hunter Renfroe, right, is greeted by teammate Freddy Galvis (13) after scoring off an RBI triple by Cory Spangenberg during the second inning of a baseball game against the Atlanta Braves Wednesday, June 6, 20...(AP Photo/Gregory Bull). San Diego Padres' Hunter Renfroe, right, is greeted by teammate Freddy Galvis (13) after scoring off an RBI triple by Cory Spangenberg during the second inning of a baseball game against the Atlanta Braves Wednesday, June 6, 20...
    Matt Strahm and four other San Diego relievers combined on a four-hitter as the Padres beat Atlanta 3-1 to take two of three from the Braves.
    Matt Strahm and four other San Diego relievers combined on a four-hitter as the Padres beat Atlanta 3-1 to take two of three from the Braves.
  • Rendon has 4 hits as Nationals rout Rays 11-2

    Rendon has 4 hits as Nationals rout Rays 11-2

    Wednesday, June 6 2018 4:34 PM EDT2018-06-06 20:34:23 GMT
    Thursday, June 7 2018 12:14 AM EDT2018-06-07 04:14:01 GMT
    (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). Washington Nationals' Michael Taylor hits an RBI double off Tampa Bay Rays starting pitcher pitcher Jonny Venters, during the first inning of a baseball game at Nationals Park, Wednesday, June 6, 2018, in Washington.(AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). Washington Nationals' Michael Taylor hits an RBI double off Tampa Bay Rays starting pitcher pitcher Jonny Venters, during the first inning of a baseball game at Nationals Park, Wednesday, June 6, 2018, in Washington.
    Anthony Rendon had four hits and drove in three runs, Tanner Roark pitched six innings and the Washington Nationals routed the Tampa Bay Rays 11-2 on Wednesday to sweep the two-game series.
    Anthony Rendon had four hits and drove in three runs, Tanner Roark pitched six innings and the Washington Nationals routed the Tampa Bay Rays 11-2 on Wednesday to sweep the two-game series.
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