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3 min ago | Daily Reporter

Jones' pair of 2-run HRs leads O's over Angels 4-2

Adam Jones' swing certainly looked fine a week after the Home Run Derby, an event that's knocked more than a few sluggers off kilter.


Related Topix: Sports, American League West, American League, Major League Baseball, Adam Jones, American League East, Zach Britton, Mike Trout, Los Angeles Angels

Mon Jul 21, 2014

Seager, Ackley lead Mariners past Mets 5-2

"I knew I felt something. I didn't know if I felt it hit off my glove or go in the web, but when I came down is when I knew I had it," Ackley said.


Related Topix: Sports, Lucas Duda, Kyle Seager, Mike Zunino, Roenis Elias, Jonathon Niese

The Winnipeg Free Press

Hunter and Jackson homer, Verlander wins in Tigers' 4-3 victory at Arizona

Torii Hunter and Austin Jackson homered, Justin Verlander moved into third place on Detroit's career strikeout list and the Tigers opened their interleague series in Arizona by beating the Diamondbacks 4-3 on Monday night.


Related Topix: Sports, Justin Verlander, Austin Jackson, Paul Goldschmidt, Miguel Cabrera, Vidal Nuno

Shaw, Indians lose 4-3 to Twins on Willingham's HR

Just one off-target slider was the end of that, when Josh Willingham's tiebreaking home run in the eighth inning sent the Minnesota Twins to a 4-3 victory Monday night.


Related Topix: Sports, American League, American League Central, Major League Baseball, Minnesota Twins, Trevor Plouffe, Kris Johnson, Justin Masterson, T.J House


Sale pitches White Sox past Royals 3-1

About the only pitch that Chris Sale wouldn't make Monday night was his case for the American League's Cy Young Award.


Related Topix: Sports, Tyler Flowers, Chris Sale, Adam Dunn, Major League Baseball, Chicago White Sox, Kansas City Royals

Lancaster Eagle-Gazette

Heisey's hiccups hurt Reds' chances

The Brewers scored three runs on two misjudged balls in the outfield by Chris Heisey, and Wily Peralta pitched seven strong innings in Milwaukee's 5-2 victory against the Cincinnati Reds on Monday night.


Related Topix: Sports, Chris Heisey, Wily Peralta, Carlos Gomez, Billy Hamilton, Francisco Rodriguez, Joey Votto

WKXW-FM Trenton

Bullpen leads Giants to win over Phillies

Adam Duvall hit a two-run homer to spoil Cliff Lee's return from the disabled list and the San Francisco Giants beat the Philadelphia Phillies 7-4 on Monday night.


Related Topix: Sports, National League West, National League, Major League Baseball, Adam Duvall, Cliff Lee, San Francisco Giants, Philadelphia Phillies, Hunter Pence

The News Tribune

Teheran shines as Braves fall 3-1 to Marlins in 10

Teheran matched his career high with 11 strikeouts while allowing only one run in seven innings, but rookie reliever Shae Simmons gave up Garrett Jones' two-run single in the 10th inning as the Miami Marlins beat the Braves 3-1 on Monday night.


Related Topix: Sports, Freddie Freeman, Mike Minor, Steve Cishek, Julio Teheran

Daily Reporter

Big Papi passes Yaz with 453rd career home run

One inning after matching Yastrzemski with No. 452 on Monday night, Ortiz connected again to take over sole possession of 36th place.


Related Topix: Sports, Brad Mills, Major League Baseball, Toronto Blue Jays

The State

Rockies place 1B Justin Morneau on 15-day DL

To take his place on the roster, the team selected the contract of infielder Ben Paulsen from Triple-A Colorado Springs.


Related Topix: Sports, Troy Tulowitzki

The State

Yanks' Teixeira day-to-day with lat strain

New York Yankees first baseman Mark Teixeira is expected to miss the team's entire three-game series against the Texas Rangers due to a mildly strained lat muscle.


Related Topix: Sports, Mark Teixeira

The State

Rangers activate 1B-OF Jim Adduci from DL

Adduci has been out since breaking his left pinkie sliding into second base on April 17. He re-injured the finger during a rehabilitation assignment in June.


Related Topix: Sports, Jim Adduci


Giants Place Matt Cain on DL

Cain is only 2-7 with a career-worst 4.18 ERA in 15 games. He's earning $20 million this season in the middle of a $140 million, eight-year contract.


Related Topix: Sports, Matt Cain, Brandon Belt

The State

Blue Jays designate RHP Santos for assignment

The Blue Jays are responsible for $1,290,984 still owed to Santos this season and a $750,000 buyout for 2015.


Related Topix: Sports, Sergio Santos, Rob Rasmussen

SLAM! Sports

Lee's activation among Phillies' moves

Philadelphia Phillies starting pitcher Cliff Lee pitches in the first inning against the Cincinnati Reds at Citizens Bank Park.


Related Topix: Sports, Cesar Hernandez, Cliff Lee, Philadelphia Phillies, Major League Baseball

The News Tribune

Braves' Gattis off DL, starting against Marlins

The return of Gattis adds an important bat to the middle of the Braves' lineup. Gattis is hitting .290 with 16 homers - one behind Justin Upton's team-leading 17 - and 39 RBIs.


Related Topix: Sports, Evan Gattis


Padres still only team without no-hitter

In 7,265 games -- and counting -- since their birth in 1969, the Padres have never had a no-hitter.


Related Topix: Sports, Josh Spence, Daniel Murphy, Aaron Harang, Chad Qualls

Angels with latest big move before trade deadline

Tampa Bay Rays pitcher David Price throws against the Minnesota Twins in the eighth inning of a baseball game Saturday, July 19, 2014, in Minneapolis.


Related Topix: Sports, American League West, American League, Major League Baseball, David Price, Tampa Bay Rays, Minnesota Twins, Joe Nathan

Rock Hill Herald

Baseball Capsules

Ellsbury and Derek Jeter each had an RBI single for the Yankees, who finished a three-game sweep in their first series after the All-Star break.


Related Topix: Sports, Aroldis Chapman, New York Yankees, Major League Baseball, Derek Jeter, Neftali Feliz, Drew Smyly, American League, American League Central

Sun Jul 20, 2014

Northern Michigan News

Gonzalez gets key hit, Dodgers beat Cardinals 4-3

Adrian Gonzalez hit a tiebreaking single in the ninth inning off St. Louis Cardinals closer Trevor Rosenthal and the Los Angeles Dodgers salvaged the finale of a three-game series with a 4-3 victory on Sunday night.


Related Topix: Sports, National League West, National League, Major League Baseball, National League Central, NFC, NFL Football, NFC West, St. Louis Cardinals, Trevor Rosenthal, Clayton Kershaw