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3 hrs ago | WBOC-TV Salisbury

Orioles Acquire Miller

The Baltimore Orioles have obtained left-hander reliever Andrew Miller from the Boston Red Sox for minor league pitcher Eduardo Rodriguez.


Related Topix: Sports, Major League Baseball, American League East, American League, Andrew Miller

4 hrs ago | Click2Houston

Cardinals net RHP Lackey from Red Sox

While whiffing on the No. 1 starters they were chasing, the St. Louis Cardinals landed another middle-of-the-rotation veteran Thursday, acquiring John Lackey from the Boston Red Sox in exchange for starting pitcher Joe Kelly and Allen Craig, who can play first base and the corner outfield positions.


Related Topix: Sports, Allen Craig, St. Louis Cardinals, Major League Baseball, John Lackey, Boston Red Sox, Joe Kelly, Justin Masterson

8 hrs ago | WHAM-AM Rochester

Red Sox, Athletics Pull Off Blockbuster Trade On Deadline Day

The Oakland Athletics reportedly swung a deal to bolster an already stacked rotation, acquiring Boston lefty Jon Lester hours before Thursday's non-waiver trade deadline.


Related Topix: Sports, American League West, American League, Major League Baseball, Oakland Athletics, Jon Lester, Yoenis Cespedes, Jeff Samardzija

8 hrs ago | Click2Houston

A's acquire ace Lester for All-Star Cespedes

Boston Red Sox left-handed ace Jon Lester was traded to the Oakland A's on Thursday morning as general manager Billy Beane continues his all-in push for a World Series.


Related Topix: Sports, Jon Lester, Major League Baseball, Boston Red Sox, Oakland Athletics, Yoenis Cespedes, Jeff Samardzija, Scott Kazmir

11 hrs ago | The Winnipeg Free Press

Scherzer solid, Castellanos homers, Tigers snap 4-game skid with 7-2 victory over White Sox

After missing a game with an injured finger on his right hand, Nick Castellanos returned to the lineup - and realized his swing felt a bit better.


Related Topix: Sports, Nate Jones, Nick Castellanos, Detroit Tigers, Major League Baseball, Max Scherzer, Chicago White Sox, Jose Abreu

15 hrs ago | Daily Reporter

Cubs lose 6-4 to Rockies in 10 innings

Wood lasted six innings after a shaky start, and the Chicago Cubs went on to a 6-4 loss to the Colorado Rockies on Wednesday night.


Related Topix: Sports, Starlin Castro, Charlie Blackmon, Brandon Barnes, Rob Scahill, Felix Doubront

Wed Jul 30, 2014

Brandon Sun

Buehrle earns first victory in 10 starts and Blue Jays win 6-1 to sweep slumping Red Sox

As his winless streak stretched toward a third month and his ERA continued to climb, Mark Buehrle began to have doubts.


Related Topix: Sports, American League, Major League Baseball, American League East, Brett Lawrie, Boston Red Sox, Toronto Blue Jays, Jon Lester, Brandon Workman


Angels cana t solve Oriolesa Kevin Gausman

BALTIMORE >> For much of the first half of the season, the Baltimore Orioles were selective and cautious with their use of rookie Kevin Gausman.


Related Topix: Sports, American League, Major League Baseball, American League East, Kevin Gausman, Zach Britton, Baltimore Orioles, Adam Jones, Garrett Richards

Bellingham Herald

Recap: Cleveland vs. Seattle

Corey Kluber outdueled Felix Hernandez and the Cleveland Indians defeated the Seattle Mariners, 2-0, in the second of three games from Progressive Field on Wednesday.


Related Topix: Sports, Corey Kluber, Felix Hernandez, Lonnie Chisenhall, Cleveland Indians, Major League Baseball, Seattle Mariners, Carlos Santana

The Island Packet

Jeter gets presidential farewell in Texas

Retired Rangers All-Stars Michael Young and Ivan Rodriguez first presented Jeter a pair of cowboy boots inscribed with the New York team logo, his name and No.


Related Topix: Sports, Derek Jeter, Michael Young, New York Yankees, Major League Baseball

SF benefits from Pirates' blunder, ends skid at 6

Jean Machi and the San Francisco Giants ended their six-game losing streak in the most wacky way.


Related Topix: Sports, Josh Harrison, Brandon Crawford, Brandon Belt, Jean Machi, San Francisco Giants, Major League Baseball, Joe Panik


Gallardo, Brewers top Rays 5-0

Tampa Bay Rays third baseman Evan Longoria, left, tags out Milwaukee Brewers' Ryan Braun at third base on a stolen base attempt during the third inning of an interleague baseball game Wednesday, July 30, 2014, in St. Petersburg, Fla.


Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, National League Central, Wily Peralta, Martin Maldonado, Jeremy Hellickson, Evan Longoria, Tampa Bay Rays

Cleveland Indians deal Justin Masterson to St. Louis Cardinals

A person familiar with the deal says the Cleveland Indians have traded starter Justin Masterson to the St. Louis Cardinals.


Related Topix: Sports, Justin Masterson, Cleveland Indians

WEZL-FM 103.5

Clayton Kershaw Hits Jimmy Kimmel in the Face with a Baseball

Let's put this on the record: Late-night TV talk shows would be much better if MLB pitchers showed up every night to hit hosts in the face with baseballs.


Related Topix: Sports, Clayton Kershaw

The Winnipeg Free Press

John Baker, a catcher, gets win in Cubs' 4-3, 16-inning victory over Rockies

Catcher John Baker scored the winning run in the bottom of the 16th inning after pitching a scoreless top half, and the Chicago Cubs overcame a three-run deficit to beat the Colorado Rockies 4-3 on Tuesday night.


Related Topix: Sports, Charlie Blackmon, Starlin Castro, DJ LeMahieu, Major League Baseball, Chicago Cubs, Tyler Matzek, Corey Dickerson

The Macon Telegraph

Braves lose 8-4 to streaking Dodgers

Their offense just wasn't enough to keep Atlanta's winning streak going. The Braves twice blew leads in losing 8-4 to the Los Angeles Dodgers on Tuesday night, when their winning streak ended at three games.


Related Topix: Sports, Dee Gordon, Freddie Freeman, Tommy La Stella, Major League Baseball, Los Angeles Dodgers, Matt Kemp, Yasiel Puig


Gibson pitches Twins to 2-1 victory over Royals

No worry. When he was ejected for arguing the play in the third inning Tuesday night, it gave him a nice vantage point - a flat-screen TV and a comfy chair in the clubhouse - to see Kyle Gibson shut down the Kansas City Royals for seven innings in a tense 2-1 victory.


Related Topix: Sports, Chris Parmelee, Danny Duffy, Eric Hosmer, Kyle Gibson, Major League Baseball, Kansas City Royals, Alex Gordon

Belleville News Democrat

Walks get to Lynn in 6th inning of 3-1 loss

Yangervis Solarte ended up scoring on Jedd Gyorko's go-ahead single with two outs, and the San Diego Padres beat the Cardinals 3-1 on Tuesday night.


Related Topix: Sports, Lance Lynn, Yangervis Solarte, Jedd Gyorko, Daniel Descalso, Matt Carpenter, Will Venable

Tue Jul 29, 2014

The State

Baseball Capsules

Machado hit a 1-2 breaking ball from Rasmus into the seats in left field to end the back-and-forth duel between AL contenders.


Related Topix: Sports, Manny Machado, Chris Tillman, Baltimore Orioles, Major League Baseball, Cory Rasmus, Ryan Webb, Josh Hamilton

Soria roughed up, Tigers lose 11-4 to White Sox

Soria retired only one of the seven batters he faced, and the Detroit Tigers allowed seven runs in the seventh inning in an 11-4 loss to the Chicago White Sox on Tuesday night.


Related Topix: Sports, American League, American League Central, Major League Baseball, Tyler Flowers, Detroit Tigers, Chicago White Sox, Adam Dunn, Jose Abreu