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9 min ago | KCTV5

Royals' offense shut down in 2-1 loss to Twins

The Royals' ace struggled to find the strike zone against the Minnesota Twins, and was hit hard when he finally did.


Related Topix: Sports, Danny Duffy, Baseball Players, Eric Hosmer, Chris Parmelee, Minnesota Twins, Brian Dozier, Alcides Escobar

4 hrs ago | 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, Baseball Players, Charlie Blackmon, Starlin Castro, DJ LeMahieu, Chicago Cubs, Tyler Matzek, Corey Dickerson

8 hrs ago | Washington Times

Braves lose 8-4 to streaking Dodgers

Tommy La Stella put together his second straight three-hit game and fourth since making his major league debut in late May. Freddie Freeman broke out of his slump, too.


Related Topix: Sports, Freddie Freeman, Baseball Players, Tommy La Stella, Los Angeles Dodgers, Matt Kemp, Yasiel Puig

8 hrs ago | Daily Reporter

Gyorko, Ross lead Padres to 3-1 win vs Cardinals

Tyson Ross didn't look like an All-Star when he walked five batters in the first three innings, the same number he had walked in his previous five starts combined.


Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Lance Lynn, San Diego Padres, St. Louis Cardinals, Jedd Gyorko, Yangervis Solarte, Will Venable

Tue Jul 29, 2014

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, Baseball Players, Chris Tillman, Baltimore Orioles, Cory Rasmus, Ryan Webb, Josh Hamilton

Iwakuma, Mariners down Indians 5-2

Hisashi Iwakuma kept his road record spotless with one minor blemish. Iwakuma pitched seven strong innings to stay unbeaten in road games since last July, leading the Seattle Mariners to a 5-2 win over the Cleveland Indians on Tuesday night.


Related Topix: Sports, Dustin Ackley, Baseball Players, Kyle Seager, Jason Kipnis, Corey Kluber, Hisashi Iwakuma, Seattle Mariners

The Winnipeg Free Press

Jose Abreu hits major league-leading 31st homer, White Sox pound Tigers 11-4

Jose Abreu and Adam Dunn hit consecutive home runs, part of a seven-run seventh inning that sent the Chicago White Sox to an 11-4 victory over the Detroit Tigers on Tuesday night.


Related Topix: Sports, Tyler Flowers, Baseball Players, Adam Dunn, Jose Abreu, Chicago White Sox, Detroit Tigers, Alexei Ramirez

The State

'Out of nowhere': Twins add undrafted 24-year-old

Brandon Poulson was pitching earlier this month for the Healdsburg Prune Packers in the collegiate Sacramento Rural League.


Related Topix: Sports, Minnesota Twins

The State

Prosecutor to discuss allegations against pitcher

Wayne County Prosecutor Kym Worthy said she'll announce the results of her review at 11 a.m. Wednesday.


Related Topix: Sports, Detroit Tigers

The State

Road woes continue for Rockies

Just don't blame rookie starter Yohan Flande, who took the loss in Colorado's 4-1 defeat to the Chicago Cubs on Monday.


Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, DJ LeMahieu, Chicago Cubs, Tsuyoshi Wada, Nolan Arenado, Arismendy Alcantara, Troy Tulowitzki


Red Sox shopping Lester

With Boston out of contention in the American League East and the non-waiver trade deadline set for 4 p.m. ET on Thursday, the Red Sox are taking calls about potential trades for Jon Lester, with the likelihood increasing that the ace left-hander could be dealt this week.


Related Topix: Sports, American League, American League East, Jon Lester, Cole Hamels

The Tribune

Odorizzi goes 7 strong, Rays beat Brewers 2-1

Odorizzi won his third consecutive start, James Loney had two RBIs and the Rays beat the Milwaukee Brewers 2-1 on Monday night.


Related Topix: Sports, Milwaukee Brewers, Baseball Players, Jake McGee, Brad Boxberger, Jean Segura, Ben Zobrist, Khris Davis

The News Tribune

Recap: Miami vs. Washington

Jeff Baker's RBI single capped a four-run ninth inning for the Miami Marlins, who rallied to beat the Washington Nationals, 7-6, in the opener of a three-game set.


Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Mike Dunn, Bryce Harper, Danny Espinosa, Wilson Ramos, Washington Nationals, Jayson Werth

Mon Jul 28, 2014

Daily Reporter

Worley tosses 4-hitter, Pirates beat Giants 5-0

Except for about 30 friends and family in the stands, Sacramento native Vance Worley silenced the announced crowd of 41,794 at AT&T Park with the best performance of his career.


Related Topix: Sports, National League West, National League, Madison Bumgarner, Baseball Players, Brandon Belt, Josh Harrison, Vance Worley, Pittsburgh Pirates

Washington Times

Ahmed sends Dbacks over Reds 2-1 in 15 innings

As the game went one with no hint that either team was capable of scoring, Arizona catcher Miguel Montero became philosophical.


Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Aroldis Chapman, Chris Heisey, Miguel Montero, Cincinnati Reds, J.J Hoover, Addison Reed

Daily Reporter

Carter leads Astros homer-happy win over Athletics

Chavez gave up a career-high three homers as the Houston Astros snapped a five-game skid with a 7-3 win over the Oakland Athletics .


Related Topix: Sports, Jason Castro, Jose Altuve, Baseball Players, Houston Astros, Chris Carter, Oakland Athletics, Marc Krauss

Daily Reporter

Darvish 8 Ks as Rangers beat Jeter, Yankees 4-2

Texas Rangers ace Yu Darvish could only smile after Brett Gardner homered off of him for the third time in a week.


Related Topix: Sports, Neftali Feliz, Baseball Players, Brett Gardner, Texas Rangers, Yu Darvish, Derek Jeter, New York Yankees

Bellingham Herald

Cabrera, Dickey lead Blue Jays over Red Sox 14-1

The Blue Jays won for the sixth time in seven games while the Red Sox lost one day after stopping a five-game slide that began in Toronto with three losses.


Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Melky Cabrera, Toronto Blue Jays, Boston Red Sox, Clay Buchholz, Felix Doubront, Munenori Kawasaki


A's OF Gentry on DL with Broken Hand, Burns Added

The Oakland Athletics have put outfielder Craig Gentry on the 15-day disabled list because of a broken right hand and promoted outfielder Billy Burns from Double-A Midland.


Related Topix: Sports, Oakland Athletics

WLNS-TV Lansing

Rays' Archer: 'Never saw Hank Aaron flip his bat'

Tampa Bay Rays starting pitcher Chris Archer delivers to the Boston Red Sox during the first inning of a baseball game Sunday, July 27, 2014, in St. A day after Ortiz slung his bat and leisurely trotted around the bases following a home run off him, Archer had more thoughts about Big Papi's style.


Related Topix: Sports, Chris Archer, Baseball Players, David Ortiz, Boston Red Sox, Dustin Pedroia, Tampa Bay Rays, David Price