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3 hrs ago | Sacramento Bee Newspaper
Eduardo Escobar got a career-high five hits, including a homer and a triple, and the Minnesota Twins batted around twice in a 20-6 rout of the Detroit Tigers on Friday night.
3 hrs ago | The Washington Post
Ventura struck out six in six innings for his 10th victory, he walked three and got help from inning-starting homers by Billy Butler and Josh Willingham to beat the Texas Rangers 6-3 on Friday night.
5 hrs ago | The China Post
Los Angeles pitcher Clayton Kershaw moved into a tie for the most wins in the majors this season, notching victory number 15 as he led the Dodgers to a 2-1 win over San Diego on Thursday, maintaining the team's 3-1/2 game lead atop the National League West.
9 hrs ago | Motor City Bengals
So who exactly is this upstart team that dares to depose the acknowledged king of the American League Central Division? Since the All-Star break, the Royals have clearly seized the momentum, going 22-10 while the Tigers have limped along at 15-19.
13 hrs ago | Sporting News
The Twins are mired in a rebuilding process and entered Friday's game at 56-70, last in the AL Central.
17 hrs ago | Bless You Boys
Tommy Milone is The Terminator and I'm not sure there's anything we can do about it.
There's Billy Butler coming off the bench to belt a pinch-hit home run to sink Cleveland.
Kennys Vargas homered and sparked rallies with two other hits, leading the Minnesota Twins past Corey Kluber and the Cleveland Vargas, Twins avert sweep with 4-1 win vs Indians MINNEAPOLIS - Kennys Vargas homered and sparked rallies with two other hits, leading the Minnesota Twins past Corey Kluber and the Cleveland Check out this story on ... (more)
Kennys Vargas homered and sparked rallies with two other hits, leading the Minnesota Twins past Corey Kluber and the Cleveland Indians 4-1 Thursday.
Price will square off against his former teammates on Thursday afternoon looking to pitch the Tigers to a three-game sweep of the Rays.
This was a trio of Cy Young Award winners and a reigning ERA champ expected to bury the Kansas City Royals in the American League Central and, at minimum, equal the Oakland A's staff in what quickly became the predicted matchup for the American League Championship Series.
Balls banged off the right field scoreboard. One cleared it. Cleveland looked ready to send Nolasco to another early exit.
Billy Butler and the Royals are starting to show their swagger as the AL Central leaders.
Swisher underwent surgery on both knees Wednesday, procedures the first baseman/outfielder hopes will alleviate pain and prolong his career.
Pittsburgh Pirates' Andrew McCutchen swings in his first at bat in the first inning of a baseball game against the Atlanta Braves on Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014, in Pittsburgh.
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Updated: Fri Aug 22, 2014 09:55 pm
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