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44 min ago | The State
Justin Verlander tries to build upon his first win of the season Thursday when the Detroit Tigers close out a weather-abbreviated two-game series against the Cleveland Indians at Comerica Park.
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5 hrs ago | The Baltimore Sun
Wood bats, regulation uniforms and a desire to compete against peers are just part of what drives Baltimore Senior Baseball Over 40 League players to lace up their spikes every Sunday morning from April to August for some old-fashioned hardball.
9 hrs ago | CNN
In our daily fantasy baseball news and notes column, we'll be discussing hot topics in the fantasy baseball world, as well as offering up tidbits of information to help you set your lineup.
13 hrs ago | Detroit News
Justin Verlander is off to a 1-1 start with a 2.57 ERA, with 13 strikeouts in 21 innings.
17 hrs ago | Sacramento Bee Newspaper
If the AL West race turns out to be as close as these three games, the Oakland Athletics and Los Angeles Angels will be battling down to the wire come September.
The light touch of a paint roller is enough to dislodge a chunk of plaster from the crumbling walls of Hinchliffe Stadium.
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. .
Miguel Gonzalez and two relievers combined on a six-hitter, and the Orioles capitalized on two infield singles by Adam Jones in a 3-0 victory Wednesday.
You won't hear that often this season, but the Astros made the right move on Wednesday, recalling super outfield prospect George Springer in an effort to not only jumpstart their woeful offense, but perhaps draw some interest in a team that is probably headed toward a fourth consecutive 100-loss season.
Mike Scioscia wasn't exactly defending the Angels' sub-.500 start to the season Tuesday night with fire and brimstone.
Phil Hughes was rolling along against his old AL East foes from Toronto, piling up the strikeouts and freezing Blue Jays bats through five innings on a chilly night at Target Field.
This Yogi Berra story has its roots from when World Series games were played exclusively in the afternoon, and they often were played in tall and enormous Yankee Stadium, where shadows would begin to cover part of the outfield while much of the field remained in sunshine.
The Cleveland Indians didn't match up well against the Detroit Tigers last season.
Over the weekend, the Yankees took three out of four in their series with Boston, which suggested that maybe this year would be different from last year.
Jamie Samuelsen, co-host of the 'Jamie and Wojo' show at 6 p.m. weekdays on WXYT-FM , blogs for freep.com.
The Indians won the game 5-4 in 11 innings on Carl Lind's double. 1935 - Babe Ruth, 40, made a sensational National League debut in Boston.