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Conrado Marrero, at 102 the oldest former Major League Baseball player and a patriarch of Cuban baseball known for his quick wit and goofy pitching delivery, died on Wednesday at his home in Havana.
Martin Perez pitched his second consecutive shutout to extend his scoreless innings streak to 26 and the Texas Rangers wrapped up a three-game sweep of the Oakland Athletics with a 3-0 victory Wednesday.
Derek Jeter is retiring this season after two decades as the Yankees shortstop, and I can make an easier prediction about him than I can about who is going to win the World Series: Derek is going to have a nice season.
Chad Finn is the sports media columnist for the Globe and writes the irreverent Touching All the Bases blog for Boston.com.
J.D. Martinez breaks for third base when White Sox catcher Tyler Flowers overthrew second base for an error.
The game was tied to begin the eighth inning, but Evan Meek and Josh Stinson each surrendered three-run homers and the Orioles tumbled to 9-3 loss to the Blue Jays.
Justin Verlander could sense Miguel Cabrera was on the verge of breaking out of his slump - even before the Detroit slugger's home run.
The "Baseball Tonight" crew breaks down the impact of Matt Moore's season-ending Tommy John surgery on the Rays and the rest of the American League East.
The Cleveland Indians appear to be finding a new dominant pitcher for their starting rotation in 2014, that being 26-year-old Zach McAllister , who moved to 3-0 in a 4-3 win over the AL Central rival Kansas City Royals on Monday night at Progressive Field.
Seattle Mariners left fielder Dustin Ackley can't catch an RBI double hit by Houston Astros' Matt Dominguez Monday, April 21, 2014, in the sixth inning of a baseball game in Seattle.
Jamie Samuelsen, co-host of the "Jamie and Wojo" show at 6 p.m. weekdays on WXYT-FM , blogs for freep.com.
Mike Trout and Bryce Harper have been inextricably linked since April 28, 2012, when the outfielders with transcendent talent were summoned to the major leagues for good.
Helicopters circled overhead, and a long fly ball from the ballpark, participants ran along Beacon Street for the stretch run of the Boston Marathon .
Oakland's Coco Crisp heads toward home plate after his solo home run off Texas starter Yu Darvish during the third inning.
The Oakland A's are back-to-back American League West champions, so they're expected to be there.
Rick Porcello pitched seven strong innings and the Detroit Tigers beat the Los Angeles Angels 2-1 Sunday to take the rubber match of the series on Easter Day.