Stories tagged: baseball
Wed., June 26, 2019, 1:14 p.m.
Mariners owner John Stanton explains his views on the team’s long-term strategy that currently involves trading away players with expensive contracts while still paying a large chunk of their salaries.
UPDATED: Tue., June 25, 2019, 10:43 p.m.
Marco Gonzales (9-6) pitched five innings to earn his fourth consecutive win for the Mariners, who are playing at Miller Park for the first time since 2010.
UPDATED: Tue., June 25, 2019, 10:58 p.m.
DJ LeMahieu and Aaron Judge hit back-to-back homers to begin the bottom of the first inning, giving the Yankees a major league-record 28 straight games with a long ball, and …
UPDATED: Tue., June 25, 2019, 9:26 p.m.
Out of Right Field: Recap, takeaways from the Seattle Mariners’ 8-3 victory against the Milwaukee Brewers
Marco Gonzales won his fourth straight start and Daniel Vogelbach hit a two-run homer as the Seattle Mariners defeated the host Milwaukee Brewers 8-3 Tuesday night in the opener of …
Tue., June 25, 2019, 4:47 p.m.
The New York Yankees have homered for the 28th straight game, breaking a major league record. They wasted no time setting the mark, either. DJ LeMahieu hit a leadoff shot …
Tue., June 25, 2019, 4:33 p.m.
Hard-throwing closer Jordan Hicks is set to undergo Tommy John surgery on Wednesday. Hicks was 2-2 with a 3.14 ERA in 29 games this season for the Cardinals. He had …
UPDATED: Tue., June 25, 2019, 5:06 p.m.
Returning to Camden Yards far richer than when he left and sporting the dark blue colors of the San Diego Padres, Manny Machado looked back fondly about his time with …
UPDATED: Tue., June 25, 2019, 4:44 p.m.
Mariners owner John Stanton sat down to offer insight into his view of the team’s “step-back” plan that has resulted in a 35-47 record.
UPDATED: Tue., June 25, 2019, 2:25 p.m.
The principal owner of the Rays says it’s unrealistic for his team to play full time in the Tampa Bay area and a shared season with Montreal is the best …
UPDATED: Tue., June 25, 2019, 2:48 p.m.
The Baltimore Orioles interrupted their miserable 2019 season to introduce a sliver of hope for the future: Adley Rutschman, the top overall pick in the Major League Baseball draft. Rutschman …
Sun., June 23, 2019, 10:16 p.m.
Johan Camargo had a two-run, pinch-hit homer in the 10th inning, and the Atlanta Braves beat the Washington Nationals 4-3 Sunday to win their fifth straight series.
Sat., June 22, 2019, 10:01 p.m.
Pujols hit his 13th home run, a solo drive in the seventh inning.
UPDATED: Sat., June 22, 2019, 6:34 p.m.
Jonathan Villar hit a three-run homer, Anthony Santander had a two-run shot and the Baltimore Orioles ended a 10-game skid with an 8-4 victory over the Seattle Mariners.
UPDATED: Sat., June 22, 2019, 4:27 p.m.
Wearing the uniforms of the one-and-done 1969 Seattle Pilots, the Mariners suffered an 8-4 defeat Saturday afternoon to the Baltimore Orioles, who had dropped 10 in a row.
Sat., June 22, 2019, 2:50 p.m.
David Ortiz’s wife says he has moved out of intensive care. Tiffany Ortiz said in a statement distributed by the Red Sox that the ex-Boston slugger remains hospitalized and in …
UPDATED: Sat., June 22, 2019, 7:21 p.m.
Larry Stone: With the Mariners’ unsurprising fire sale in full swing, the front office must soon open its wallet
If this rebuild is going to meet its timetable, the Mariners are going to need a little outside help.
Sat., June 22, 2019, 10:53 a.m.
The Cleveland Indians have designated outfielder Leonys Martin for assignment. Martin, who overcame a life-threatening bacterial infection last summer, batted .199 with nine home runs and 19 RBIs in 65 …
Fri., June 21, 2019, 11:05 p.m.
Mallex Smith reached base five times, stole two bases and scored four runs to help the Mariners take a 10-3 lead in the fifth inning.
UPDATED: Fri., June 21, 2019, 10:40 p.m.
Out of Right Field: Recap, takeaways from the Seattle Mariners’ 10-9 victory against the Baltimore Orioles
Kyle Seager’s two-run homer broke a tie in the third inning and the Seattle Mariners held on for a 10-9 victory against the visiting Baltimore Orioles on Friday night.
Fri., June 21, 2019, 6:19 p.m.
Chase Utley ran out to second base one more time wearing a red pinstriped No. 26 Philadelphia Phillies jersey and dark blue suit pants while his walk-up song by Led …
Fri., June 21, 2019, 6:13 p.m.
Albert Pujols drew a standing ovation that lasted more than a minute at Busch Stadium in his first game at St. Louis since leaving the Cardinals after the 2011 World …
Fri., June 21, 2019, 5:57 p.m.
Los Angeles Dodgers outfielder Cody Bellinger was the top vote-getter in the major leagues and Los Angeles Angels outfielder Mike Trout led the American League in the first stage of …
UPDATED: Fri., June 21, 2019, 4:12 p.m.
Texas Rangers third baseman Asdrubal Cabrera appealing a four-game suspension from Major League Baseball for throwing equipment on the field that hit an umpire. MLB handed down the suspension Friday. …
UPDATED: Fri., June 21, 2019, 5:28 p.m.
Oakland Athletics pitcher Frankie Montas has been suspended 80 games by Major League Baseball after testing positive for a performance-enhancing substance. The 26-year-old right-hander is 9-2 with a 2.70 ERA …
UPDATED: Fri., June 21, 2019, 4:01 p.m.
The Cleveland Indians have placed pitcher Mike Clevinger on the 10-day injured list because of a sprained left ankle. He twisted the ankle while coming off the mound to cover …
Fri., June 21, 2019, 12:50 p.m.
As the Tampa Bay Rays look into the idea of playing games north of the border, it’s clear that baseball is doomed on Florida’s Gulf Coast.
Fri., June 21, 2019, 11:04 a.m.
The mayor of St. Petersburg says he will not introduce a proposed deal that would see the Tampa Bay Rays split time in Montreal. In fact, Mayor Rick Kriseman thinks …
Fri., June 21, 2019, 8 a.m.
Dodgers manager Dave Roberts is optimistic that pitcher Rich Hill will be back before the end of the season. But with the left-hander out for at least four weeks, Roberts …
Thu., June 20, 2019, 11:15 p.m.
Gary Sanchez, Gleyber Torres and DJ LeMahieu homered in a hurry, connecting in a six-run fourth inning that powered the New York Yankees past the Houston Astros 10-6 on Thursday …
UPDATED: Thu., June 20, 2019, 11:03 p.m.
After 34 games in 37 days, the Mariners finally won back-to-back games, snapping the second longest streak in Major League Baseball.