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UPDATED: Tue., April 16, 2019, 3:35 p.m.

MLB investigating racist messages sent to Cubs’ Carl Edwards

Major League Baseball is investigating racist messages sent to Chicago Cubs reliever Carl Edwards Jr. on Instagram this month. Theo Epstein, the president of baseball operations for the Cubs, calls …

UPDATED: Tue., April 16, 2019, 2:35 p.m.

Yankees add Greg Bird to injured list, back to 12 on the shelf

The Yankees have placed first baseman Greg Bird on the 10-day injured list with a left plantar fascia tear, giving the team a dozen players on the shelf less than …

Indians hand Mariners fourth straight loss

Trevor Bauer allowed one run while pitching into the seventh inning, slumping Jose Ramirez hit his first homer of the season and the Cleveland Indians held on late for a …

Prep baseball: Cole Johnson hits for cycle to lead Central Valley over University

Roundup of Monday’s prep baseball action from across the region.

Dodgers, MLB honor Jackie Robinson’s centennial year

Vin Scully joined the widow of his friend Jackie Robinson to honor the player who broke baseball’s color barrier during Robinson’s centennial birthday celebration. Scully was a surprise attendee for …

MLB roundup: Orioles’ Chris Davis ends 0-for-54 skid in win over Red Sox

Chris Davis ended his record slump at 0 for 54 and drew applause from rival fans at Fenway Park, getting three hits and driving in four runs as the Baltimore …

Prep baseball: Justin Berg throws 14 strikeouts, Colville stays undefeated

Roundup of Saturday’s prep baseball action from across Eastern Washington and North Idaho.

UPDATED: Sat., April 13, 2019, 11:13 p.m.

Jose Altuve homers, Justin Verlander dominates as Astros beat M’s 3-1

Jose Altuve homered for the fifth straight game, Justin Verlander struck out eight of the first 10 batters he faced and finished with a season-high 11, and the Houston Astros …

Athletics-Rangers game postponed after long day of rain

The Texas Rangers got yet another day off when their game night against the Oakland Athletics was postponed because of rain. After scheduled days off Monday and Thursday, the Rangers …

Rangers put 2B Rougned Odor on 10-day IL with sprained right knee

Rangers second baseman Rougned Odor has been placed on the 10-day injured list with a sprained right knee. Texas announced the move a day after Odor was a last-minute scratch …

Orioles’ Chris Davis singles in 1st, ending record hitless streak

Baltimore Orioles’ Chris Davis ended his streak of futility in his first at-bat when he lined a bases-loaded two-run single to right in the first inning against the Boston Red …

UPDATED: Fri., April 12, 2019, 11:28 p.m.

MLB roundup: Jackie Bradley Jr., Red Sox beat O’s 6-4 for season’s first win streak

Gold Glove center fielder Jackie Bradley Jr. made two key catches and the Boston Red Sox beat the Baltimore Orioles 6-4 Friday night, giving the World Series champions their first …

UPDATED: Fri., April 12, 2019, 11:19 p.m.

Jose Altuve, Yuli Gurriel hit grand slams, Astros beat Seattle 10-6

Jose Altuve and Yuli Gurriel hit grand slams and the Houston Astros limited heavy-hitting Seattle by using two starting pitchers in a 10-6 win over the Mariners on Friday night. …

UPDATED: Fri., April 12, 2019, 10:09 p.m.

Prep baseball: Nick Swenson’s four RBIs helps Gonzaga Prep beat Lewis and Clark

Roundup of Friday’s prep baseball action from across Eastern Washington and North Idaho.

Edwin Jackson agrees to deal with Oakland A’s, his 13th team

Edwin Jackson has agreed to a minor league deal with the Oakland Athletics, which last year became the record-matching 13th big league team for the veteran right-hander. A’s manager Bob …

Back in Miami, J.T. Realmuto says he’s glad to be in Philly

Back in Miami for the weekend, catcher J.T. Realmuto is glad to be in Philly. Realmuto spent his first five major league seasons with the lowly Marlins. He was traded …

UPDATED: Fri., April 12, 2019, 3:49 p.m.

Angels CF Mike Trout to miss series against the Cubs

Mike Trout has been ruled out for the Los Angeles Angels’ weekend series against the Chicago Cubs after he strained his right groin during the team’s last homestand. Trout visited …

UPDATED: Fri., April 12, 2019, 3:17 p.m.

Surprised by MRI, Gary Sanchez becomes 12th Yankee on IL

Yankees catcher Gary Sanchez has a strained left calf and became the 12th New York player on the injured list. More than half the Yankees starting lineup is hurt. Sanchez …

MLB roundup: M’s now 13-2 after topping Royals in 10; Cards sweep Dodgers

Seattle became the first major league team to homer in each of its first 15 games when Dee Gordon connected in the sixth inning, then beat the Kansas City Royals …

Phil Rosenthal: 100 years after the Black Sox scandal, MLB owes Buck Weaver, Shoeless Joe Jackson another look

A century removed from the start of the 1919 season that gave us the Black Sox scandal that made Weaver, “Shoeless” Joe Jackson and others outcasts, however, baseball no longer …

Prep baseball: Kyle Parkman’s homer helps Central Valley top Gonzaga Prep

Roundup of Thursday’s prep baseball action from across the region.

Out of Right Field: Recap, takeaways from the Mariners’ 7-6 win over the Royals

Daniel Vogelbach hit a home run in the 10th inning as the Mariners beat the Kansas City Royals on Thursday afternoon for their sixth straight victory.

UPDATED: Thu., April 11, 2019, 5:26 p.m.

Mariners homer in 15th straight game, down Royals 7-6

The Seattle Mariners became the first major league team to homer in each of its first 15 games when Dee Gordon connected in the sixth inning, then beat the Kansas …

UPDATED: Thu., April 11, 2019, 2:55 p.m.

Twins postpone Tigers series opener due to wintry weather

The Minnesota Twins have postponed their series opener against the Detroit Tigers because of wintry weather, opting for a doubleheader next month. The Twins announced Thursday afternoon they were calling …

UPDATED: Thu., April 11, 2019, 2:50 p.m.

Dee Gordon blast gives Mariners MLB record 15 straight games with homer to open season

The Mariners went into Major League Baseball’s record books thanks to the home-run power of Dee Gordon.

UPDATED: Thu., April 11, 2019, 3:09 p.m.

Ozzie Albies, Braves agree to $35M, 7-year contract

All-Star second baseman Ozzie Albies and the Atlanta Braves have agreed to a $35 million, seven-year contract, a deal that includes a pair of team options that could make it …

UPDATED: Thu., April 11, 2019, 4:36 p.m.

Source: 2026 MLB All-Star Game in Philadelphia

A person familiar with the planning tells The Associated Press that baseball’s 2026 All-Star Game will be played in Philadelphia to mark the 250th anniversary of the Declaration of Independence. …

Dodgers’ Clayton Kershaw to make season debut Monday vs Reds

Los Angeles Dodgers ace Clayton Kershaw is scheduled to make his season debut on Monday at home against the Cincinnati Reds. The 31-year-old left-hander, troubled by left shoulder inflammation since …

MLB roundup: Jose Altuve powers Astros to first-ever sweep of Yankees

Jose Altuve hit two homers, Carlos Correa homered with three RBIs and the Houston Astros completed their first-ever sweep of the New York Yankees with an 8-6 win Wednesday night.