Stories tagged: baseball
Thu., Sept. 20, 2018, 9:36 p.m.
Mookie Betts and the Boston Red Sox won their third consecutive AL East championship Thursday night, clinching on enemy turf with an 11-6 victory over the rival New York Yankees.
Thu., Sept. 20, 2018, 6:02 p.m.
Billie Jean King has joined the Los Angeles Dodgers ownership group. The tennis great says Dodgers owner and chairman Mark Walter and the team have proven to be leaders in …
Thu., Sept. 20, 2018, 6:01 p.m.
Pittsburgh Pirates starting pitcher Chad Kuhl had reconstructive surgery on his right elbow and will miss the entire 2019 season. Kuhl went 5-5 with a 4.55 ERA in 16 starts …
Thu., Sept. 20, 2018, 6:01 p.m.
Burglars have caused $10,000 worth of damage to Los Angeles Dodgers star Yasiel Puig’s home while attempting to steal a safe. According to the Los Angeles Police Department, the suspects …
Thu., Sept. 20, 2018, 6 p.m.
Derek Jeter says Don Mattingly is expected to return next year as manager of the Miami Marlins. Mattingly has one season to go on a four-year contract he signed when …
UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 20, 2018, 10:42 p.m.
Spokane Indians recap: Curtis Terry, Hans Crouse have stellar seasons en route to Northwest League championship series appearance
The Spokane Indians’ recently completed season was a success in many ways, not the least of which was their trip to the Northwest League championship series.
UPDATED: Wed., Sept. 19, 2018, 9:28 p.m.
Robinson Cano drove in three runs, three players homered and seven pitchers combined for a five-hitter in Seattle’s 9-0 rout of the Houston Astros. The Mariners took two of three …
UPDATED: Wed., Sept. 19, 2018, 3:15 p.m.
The Boston Red Sox have not yet clinched this year’s American League East division championship, but a banner marking the accomplishment has already been accidentally unveiled. Three friends tell WFXT-TV …
Tue., Sept. 18, 2018, 11:18 p.m.
Neil Walker hit a three-run homer, Zach Britton started a game-ending double play on New York’s third try in the ninth inning and the Yankees kept the Boston Red Sox …
UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 18, 2018, 8:55 p.m.
Marwin Gonzalez hit a two-run homer in a four-run third inning that helped the Houston Astros to a 7-0 win over the Seattle Mariners. Houston, which eliminated the Mariners from …
Sun., Sept. 16, 2018, 9:37 p.m.
Red Sox right fielder Mookie Betts left the game after hurting his left side making a throw to home plate during a 4-3 win over the New York Mets on …
Sat., Sept. 15, 2018, 10:24 p.m.
Unchallenged for months, the Cleveland Indians clinched their third straight A.L. Central title with a 15-0 blowout on Saturday of the visiting Detroit Tigers.
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 15, 2018, 9:53 p.m.
With their 6-5 come-from-behind victory over the Angels on Friday night, the Mariners won their 82nd game of the season, meaning they’ll finish the 2018 season with a winning record.
Sat., Sept. 15, 2018, 9:09 p.m.
Unchallenged for months, the Cleveland Indians scored 11 runs in the first two innings and rolled to a 15-0 rout over the Detroit Tigers to clinch their third consecutive A.L. …
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 15, 2018, 8:52 p.m.
The competitive portion of the Seattle Mariners schedule is over. It has been for a while, really.
UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 14, 2018, 10:53 p.m.
By multiple measures – statistics, performance and comfort – the 2018 season has been anything but normal for Dee Gordon. His batting average has fallen to around .260-270, his on-base …
UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 14, 2018, 3:34 p.m.
With the new agreement comes a new format as Lewis-Clark State will add to its hosting responsibilities with the addition of a 10th NAIA National Championship Opening Round site.
UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 13, 2018, 10:50 p.m.
This was how the Mariners offense was supposed to function – quality at-bats forcing pitchers to throw strikes, a plethora of base runners, some situational hitting and a home run …
Thu., Sept. 13, 2018, 10:16 p.m.
Manny Machado homered and drove in three runs to back Clayton Kershaw, and visiting Los Angeles beat St. Louis 9-7 on Thursday night in the opener of a four-game series …
Thu., Sept. 13, 2018, 6:43 p.m.
Unusual scheduling spawned even more atypical travel attire for Chicago Cubs first baseman Anthony Rizzo. The three-time All-Star wore a uniform, complete with a blue jersey and gray pants, on …
Thu., Sept. 13, 2018, 4:40 p.m.
New York Mets captain David Wright will return for the team’s final homestand and make what will probably be his last appearance as a big leaguer.
UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 11, 2018, 11:05 p.m.
Emmanuel Clase commits walk-off balk and Eugene Emeralds sweep Spokane Indians in Northwest League Championship Series.
UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 11, 2018, 10:54 p.m.
Wil Myers lined an RBI double off major league saves leader Edwin Diaz with one out in the ninth inning, lifting the San Diego Padres over the Seattle Mariners 2-1. …
Tue., Sept. 11, 2018, 5:57 p.m.
While his teammates – all of them likely unaware of his decision – conversed/yelled in the Mariners’ clubhouse before Tuesday’s game at loud decibels to overcome the blaring music already …
UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 11, 2018, 2:13 p.m.
The Eugene Emeralds beat the Spokane Indians 4-0 in Game 2 of the best-of-five Northwest League Championship Series.
Mon., Sept. 10, 2018, 5:21 p.m.
Justin Verlander is set to make his long-awaited return to Detroit as a member of the Houston Astros. And his new team is on another impressive run.
UPDATED: Sun., Sept. 9, 2018, 9:57 p.m.
Levi Jordan hit a home run in the eighth inning and the Eugene Emeralds beat the Spokane Indians 3-2 in Game 1 of the Northwest League Championship Series.
Sun., Sept. 9, 2018, 6 a.m.
Major league teams play 162 games from April through September, plus six weeks of spring training. During the regular season, they average about three days off per month and some …
UPDATED: Sun., Sept. 9, 2018, 12:38 a.m.
Andrew McCutchen hit his second home run in two days, Dellin Betances pitched out of a bases-loaded jam in the ninth inning and the New York Yankees held on to …
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 8, 2018, 6:46 p.m.
The very nature of the short-season schedule in the Northwest League has produced an interesting championship matchup – and series schedule.