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2 hrs ago | Northern Michigan News

Cubs drop 5th straight, 4-1 to Reds

Jeff Samardzija has had a hard time finding run support this season. The same could be said for all Chicago Cubs' pitchers.


Related Topix: Sports, National League, National League Central, Zack Cozart, Baseball Players, Aroldis Chapman, Jeff Samardzija, Chicago Cubs, Bryan Price

6 hrs ago | The News Tribune

Franklin Morales helps Rockies beat Padres 3-1

Franklin Morales followed a good start by Jorge De La Rosa with one of his own, helping the Rockies beat the San Diego Padres 3-1 Thursday.


Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Wilin Rosario, Everth Cabrera, Jorge De La Rosa, San Diego Padres, Troy Tulowitzki, Corey Dickerson

10 hrs ago | The Winnipeg Free Press

National League Capsules

Hyun-Jin Ryu stretched his road scoreless streak to 26 innings, and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the San Francisco Giants 2-1 Thursday to avoid a sweep.


Related Topix: Sports, Hyun-Jin Ryu, Baseball Players, National League West, National League, Madison Bumgarner, Brandon Belt, Kenley Jansen, Yasiel Puig

15 hrs ago | The State

Shields strikes out 12, Royals sweep Astros 5-1

Still, a mistake by Matt Dominguez in Houston's 5-1 loss to the Kansas City Royals on Thursday night really got to him.


Related Topix: Sports, Mike Moustakas, Baseball Players, Salvador Perez, Eric Hosmer, Kansas City Royals, Alcides Escobar, Alex Gordon

19 hrs ago | Expressline Edition

Lester, Ross carry Red Sox to 3-1 victory over White Sox

David Ross said a 5-year-old could have caught Jon Lester on Thursday night. That big hit in the ninth? Well, that was a nice swing by the veteran catcher.


Related Topix: Sports, Tyler Flowers, Chris Sale, Baseball Players, Jon Lester, Xander Bogaerts, Chicago White Sox, Boston Red Sox

Thu Apr 17, 2014

The State

Blue Jays collapse in 8th for doubleheader sweep

Minnesota scored three straight runs on wild pitches by the Toronto's Sergio Santos in the eighth inning, when the Twins walked eight times off three relievers in rallying for a 9-5 victory and a sweep of Thursday's day-night doubleheader.


Related Topix: Sports, Toronto Blue Jays, Baseball Players, Steve Delabar, Trevor Plouffe, Josmil Pinto, Chris Herrmann, Brian Dozier

The Daily News Journal

Price falls hard to Sabathia, Yankees

Tampa Bay Rays starting pitcher David Price , a Murfreesboro native, reacts as he walks back to the dugout at the end of the first inning against the New York Yankees Thursday.


Related Topix: Sports, David Price, Baseball Players, Tampa Bay Rays, CC Sabathia, Sean Rodriguez, Derek Jeter

Northern Michigan News

McCutchen, Alvarez lead Pirates over Brewers

Andrew McCutchen hit his first homer of the season and drove in three runs, Pedro Alvarez had a three-run shot and pinch-hitter Josh Harrison broke a tie with a long ball in the seventh inning as the Pittsburgh Pirates handed the Milwaukee Brewers their first road loss, 11-2 on Thursday night.


Related Topix: Sports, Josh Harrison, Baseball Players, Andrew McCutchen, Jonathan Lucroy, Pedro Alvarez, Pittsburgh Pirates, Milwaukee Brewers

KSAT-TV San Antonio

Kouzmanoff, Rangers beat Mariners 8-6

When Kevin Kouzmanoff was riding the buses in Double-A two seasons ago, he kept his focus on returning to the majors and providing the kind of production that he is now delivering for the Texas Rangers.


Related Topix: Sports, Mitch Moreland, Baseball Players, Texas Rangers, Seattle Mariners, Adrian Beltre, Tanner Scheppers

Affidavit: Smuggler threats follow Puig from Cuba

The documents are part of a federal lawsuit in Miami and describe a dangerous odyssey of shady characters, unpaid smuggling debts and threats of violence that have followed Puig since he left Cuba by boat in June 2012.


Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Yasiel Puig, Los Angeles Dodgers


New York Yankees honor Nelson Mandela

Nelson Mandela will always have a place at Yankee Stadium after the U.S. baseball giants unveiled a plaque in his honor on Wednesday.


Related Topix: Sports, New York Yankees

Northern Michigan News

Bradley leads Red Sox past White Sox in 14 innings

Jackie Bradley Jr. hit a two-run double off Leury Garcia in the top of the 14th inning and the Boston Red Sox outlasted the White Sox 6-4 in a game that lasted 5 hours, 17 minutes Wednesday night.


Related Topix: Sports, Chris Sale, Baseball Players, Daniel Nava, Jackie Bradley Jr., Leury Garcia, Boston Red Sox, Daniel Webb

The Times Bulletin

Gomes, McAllister lead Indians past Tigers

Yan Gomes hit a two-run triple, Zach McAllister allowed a run and four hits in six innings and the Cleveland Indians held on for a 3-2 win over the Detroit Tigers on Wednesday night.


Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Zach McAllister, Yan Gomes, Cleveland Indians, Detroit Tigers, Alex Avila, Don Kelly

CBS Local

RBI Singles By Sandoval, Posey Lead Giants In Victory Over Dodgers

Pablo Sandoval singled in the go-ahead run in the seventh inning, lifting the San Francisco Giants to a 2-1 victory over the rival Los Angeles Dodgers on Wednesday night and into first place in the NL West.


Related Topix: Sports, National League West, National League, Dee Gordon, Baseball Players, Pablo Sandoval, Madison Bumgarner, Brandon Crawford, San Francisco Giants

Rock Hill Herald

Angels beat A's 5-4 on Iannetta's HR in 12th

Iannetta homered with two outs in the 12th against Drew Pomeranz, giving the Los Angeles Angels a 5-4 victory over the Oakland Athletics on Wednesday night.


Related Topix: Sports, Michael Kohn, Baseball Players, Mike Trout, Los Angeles Angels, Drew Pomeranz, Eric Sogard, Oakland Athletics

Wed Apr 16, 2014

The Washington Post

Lee fans 13 but Phillies fall to Braves, 1-0

Teheran pitched a three-hitter, Evan Gattis homered among a career-best four hits, and the Atlanta Braves beat the Philadelphia Phillies 1-0 Wednesday night.


Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Craig Kimbrel, Evan Gattis, Atlanta Braves, Philadelphia Phillies, Ryan Howard, Carlos Ruiz, Soccer Players


Peralta helps Brewers beat Cards 5-1 and stop skid

Wily Peralta allowed one run in 6 1-3 innings and the Milwaukee Brewers turned two errors into four unearned runs Wednesday in a 5-1 win over the St. Louis Cardinals that ended a two-game losing streak.


Related Topix: Sports, Wily Peralta, Milwaukee Brewers

Journal Gazette

Tanaka cools Cubsa bats in Yankeesa 3-0 win

New York Yankees starting pitcher Masahiro Tanaka delivers in the third inning of Game 1 of an interleague baseball doubleheader against the Chicago Cubs at Yankee Stadium in New York, Wednesday.


Related Topix: Sports, New York Yankees, Masahiro Tanaka, Baseball Players, Chicago Cubs, Junior Lake, Dean Anna, Derek Jeter

KCBD-TV Lubbock

Hopes high Negro League stadium will make comeback

The shadows of volunteers Luis Varela, left, and Marco Murakami are seen on the ground as they paint over graffiti on the walls of Hinchliffe Stadium, Wednesday, April 16, 2014, in Paterson, N.J. .


Related Topix: Sports, American League

The State

Cueto throws 3rd shutout as Reds beat Pirates 4-0

So getting a chance to shut out the Pirates in a rematch wasn't any more special.


Related Topix: Sports, National League, National League Central, Baseball Players, Aroldis Chapman, Johnny Cueto, Joey Votto, Pittsburgh Pirates, Bryan Price