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All-Stars Robinson Cano, Adam Jones, Yasiel Puig and Albert Pujols lead the Major League roster that will travel to Japan in November for a five-game series against Samurai Japan, the country's National Team, in All-Star Series 2014.
MINNEAPOLIS Phil Hughes has been pitching with a cracked nail on his right index finger, a common side effect of the sharp curveball he throws.
Tampa Bay Rays right fielder Kevin Kiermaier makes a diving catch on a fly ball by Detroit Tigers' Rajai Davis during the eighth inning of a baseball game Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014, in St. .
David Price allowed only one hit in his first start against his former team, an RBI triple to Brandon Guyer.
The inconsistent right-hander took a two-run lead into the fifth then allowed five runs in that inning.
The left-hander allowed one run on four hits in five innings of the San Diego Padres' 4-1 win over the NL West-leading Los Angeles Dodgers on Wednesday night.
Former major league pitcher Curt Schilling says he has been treated for mouth cancer and blames the disease on his use of chewing tobacco for about 30 years.
Matt McBride hit his first career grand slam and Jorge De La Rosa pitched eight crisp innings, helping the Colorado Rockies cool off the Kansas City Royals with a 5-2 win on Wednesday night.
Lance Lynn beat Cincinnati for the third straight time, Jhonny Peralta hit a bases-clearing double and the St. Louis Cardinals topped the Reds 7-3 Wednesday night to complete a three-game sweep.
The Arizona Diamondbacks proved they could hang with the NL East-leading Washington Nationals.
The Atlanta Braves held a two-run lead as Alex Wood cruised into the eighth inning after seven shutout innings.
Wednesday's first break came just before the first pitch, when Major League Baseball announced that the Giants had won their protest of Tuesday's controversial loss.
Put aside the playoff talk. Jacoby Ellsbury and the New York Yankees are having a tough enough time with Houston.
The New York Mets still consider themselves a contender in the NL East chase even with a daunting deficit to make up over the final month.
Marcell Ozuna and Jarrod Saltalamacchia both hit solo home runs in the ninth and Miami had the tying run on later in the inning, but the Marlins ended their homestand with a 5-4 loss to the Texas Rangers on Wednesday afternoon.
Chris Iannetta hit his second double of the game, a tiebreaking drive in the ninth inning off Red Sox closer Koji Uehara that sent the Los Angeles Angels over Boston 4-3 on Tuesday night.
Mike Fiers pitched seven dominant innings and Jonathan Lucroy and Aramis Ramirez each hit two doubles as the Milwaukee Brewers defeated the Toronto Blue Jays 6-1 on Tuesday night.
Updated: Fri Aug 22, 2014 02:37 am
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