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2 hrs ago | Daily Journal

Smyly dominates early, but Tigers fall 2-1 to LAAs

When Drew Smyly struck out six straight Angels early on, even the Detroit Tigers were dazzled by their left-hander's dominance.


Related Topix: Sports, American League West, American League, Major League Baseball, Detroit Tigers, Drew Smyly, Mike Trout, Kole Calhoun, Efren Navarro

3 hrs ago | Merced Sun-Star

Morton, Frieri falter in 7th as Pirates lose 8-1

Anderson pitched effectively into the seventh inning for his first win in more than a year and the Colorado Rockies beat the Pirates 8-1 on Friday night.


Related Topix: Sports, Charlie Blackmon, Wilin Rosario, Colorado Rockies, Major League Baseball, Charlie Morton, Carlos Gonzalez, Josh Rutledge

7 hrs ago | The News Tribune

King Felix not enough for Mariners in 2-1 loss

Chris Davis hit a leadoff homer in the 10th inning, Nelson Cruz also went deep and the Baltimore Orioles overcame a record-tying start by Hernandez in a 2-1 victory over Seattle.


Related Topix: Sports, Charlie Furbush, Kyle Seager, Felix Hernandez, Seattle Mariners, Major League Baseball, Chris Davis, American League, American League East

8 hrs ago | The Republic

Puig, Dodgers beat Giants 8-1 behind 5 triples

Yasiel Puig hit three of five franchise-record tying triples, and the Los Angeles Dodgers moved within a half-game of NL West-leading San Francisco by beating the Giants 8-1 on Friday night.


Related Topix: Sports, National League West, National League, Major League Baseball, Dee Gordon, Yasiel Puig, Los Angeles Dodgers, Tim Lincecum, Matt Kemp

Fri Jul 25, 2014

The State

Blue Jays lose 17th straight at Yankees, 6-4

Then he was charitable with New York's hitters, giving up a pair of third-inning home runs that prolonged extended slumps for himself and the Toronto Blue Jays against the Yankees.


Related Topix: Sports, American League, Major League Baseball, American League East, Brett Lawrie, Toronto Blue Jays, Jose Bautista, David Robertson, Brett Gardner

Price, Rays beat Red Sox for 8th straight victory

Price won his sixth start in a row, Evan Longoria hit a three-run double, and the Rays earned their eighth straight victory by beating the Boston Red Sox 6-4 on Friday night.


Related Topix: Sports, Desmond Jennings, Jeremy Hellickson, Evan Longoria, Major League Baseball, Boston Red Sox, Matt Moore, David Ortiz

CBS Local

Cubs Overtake Cardinals In 7-6 Victory

Luis Valbuena hit a decisive two-run homer in the seventh inning Friday, and the Chicago Cubs overcame a three-run deficit to hand the St. Louis Cardinals the fourth straight loss, 7-6.


Related Topix: Sports, Jon Jay, Matt Carpenter, Major League Baseball, Chicago Cubs, St. Louis Cardinals, Matt Holliday, Oscar Taveras

The State

RHP Jerome Williams becomes 31st Rangers pitcher

The Rangers purchased Williams' contract from Triple-A Round Rock on Friday to start the opener of a series against AL West-leading Oakland.


Related Topix: Sports, American League West, American League, Major League Baseball, Jerome Williams, Jake Smolinski, Justin Marks, Nick Tepesch

The State

Yankees put Capuano on big league roster

In this May 4, 2014, file photo, Boston Red Sox's Chris Capuano winds up for a pitch against the Oakland Athletics in the tenth inning of a baseball game in Boston.


Related Topix: Sports, Major League Baseball, Boston Red Sox, Chris Capuano, National League West, National League

CBS Local

Saltalamacchia, Alvarez Lead Marlins Past Braves

Saltalamacchia drove in the go-ahead run in the ninth inning, Henderson Alvarez won for the first time in three starts and the Miami Marlins beat the Braves 3-2 on Thursday night.


Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, National League East, Steve Cishek, Freddie Freeman, Evan Gattis, Jason Heyward

Northern Michigan News

Young hits 3-run homer in Orioles' 4-0 victory

After their 4-0 loss to the Baltimore Orioles on Thursday night, the Seattle Mariners were left with a three-game losing streak and a state of confusion.

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Related Topix: Sports, Dustin Ackley, Seattle Mariners, Baltimore Orioles, Major League Baseball, Delmon Young, Wei-Yin Chen, Caleb Joseph

The Tribune

Scherzer wins 12th, Tigers beat Angels 6-4

The day after the Detroit Tigers traded for Texas Rangers closer Joakim Soria, Joe Nathan made a point of showing why he is still manager Brad Ausmus' No.


Related Topix: Sports, Detroit Tigers, Major League Baseball, Max Scherzer, Garrett Richards, Los Angeles Angels, Josh Hamilton, Nick Castellanos

Thu Jul 24, 2014

Daily Reporter

Padres rout Cubs 11-3

You would never know the San Diego Padres have the lowest team batting average in the major leagues by the way they hit against the Chicago Cubs and starter Edwin Jackson .


Related Topix: Sports, Anthony Rizzo, San Diego Padres, Major League Baseball, Will Venable

Lexington Herald-Leader

Aoki's 14th-inning hit lifts Royals over Indians

Aoki singled home Lorenzo Cain in the 14th inning to lift the Royals to a 2-1 victory over Cleveland after Indians starter Corey Kluber carried a perfect game into the seventh inning on Thursday night.


Related Topix: Sports, Greg Holland, Danny Duffy, Mike Moustakas, Eric Hosmer, Aaron Crow, Zach McAllister


Indians' Kluber is perfect through 6 innings

Cleveland Indians pitcher Corey Kluber throws in the first inning of a baseball game against the Kansas City Royals at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Mo., Thursday, July 24, 2014.


Related Topix: Sports, Corey Kluber, Major League Baseball, Kansas City Royals

CBS Local

Noesi Leads White Sox To 5-2 Victory Over Twins

Hector Noesi allowed three hits over 7 2-3 innings and Adam Eaton had three hits and two RBIs to lead the Chicago White Sox to a 5-2 victory over the Minnesota Twins on Thursday night.


Related Topix: Sports, Major League Baseball, Chicago White Sox, Minnesota Twins, Alexei Ramirez, Jake Petricka, Adam Dunn, Danny Santana

WLUK-TV Green Bay

Balanced attack leads Brewers past Mets

Matt Garza allowed two hits over eight innings to rebound from a horrendous outing and Ryan Braun hit one of three homers for the Milwaukee Brewers in a 9-1 victory Thursday night.


Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, National League Central, Jonathan Lucroy, Lucas Duda, Ruben Tejada, Milwaukee Brewers, Khris Davis

CBS Local

Moss Powers A's Past Astros 13-1

JULY 24: Brandon Moss #37 of the Oakland Athletics celebrates as he rounds the bases after he hit a grand slam home run in the sixth inning of their game against the Houston Astros at Coliseum on July 24, 2014 in Oakland, California.


Related Topix: Sports, Jose Altuve, Houston Astros, Major League Baseball, Scott Feldman

Minor League Ball

Twins trade Kendrys Morales to Mariners for Stephen Pryor

The Minnesota Twins traded first baseman/DH Kendrys Morales to the Seattle Mariners today, receiving pitcher Stephen Pryor in exchange.


Related Topix: Sports, Stephen Pryor, Major League Baseball, Seattle Mariners

Washington Times

Stroman leads way as Blue Jays blank Red Sox 8-0

Marcus Stroman and two relievers combined on a one-hitter, Juan Francisco drove in four runs and came within a double of the cycle and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the Boston Red Sox 8-0 on Thursday.


Related Topix: Sports, Marcus Stroman