Stories tagged: major league baseball
Mon., Jan. 14, 2019, 7:23 p.m.
Mel Stottlemyre, who came out of the tiny Yakima Valley town of Mabton to become a star pitcher for the New York Yankees, has died of bone-marrow cancer at age …
Thu., Dec. 27, 2018, 7:06 p.m.
The Twins continued their quest for power during the offseason by agreeing to terms with veteran designated hitter Nelson Cruz on Thursday.
Mon., Dec. 10, 2018, 10:39 p.m.
The Kansas City Royals and speedy outfielder Billy Hamilton have agreed to a $5.25 million contract for next season that includes up to $1 million in incentives, a person familiar …
Thu., Nov. 1, 2018, 8:19 p.m.
A person with knowledge of the deal says the Seattle Mariners and Marco Gonzales have agreed to a $1.9 million, two-year contract. The person spoke to The Associated Press on …
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 27, 2018, 2:31 p.m.
Max Muncy ended the longest game in World Series history with a leadoff home run in the bottom of the 18th inning, and the Los Angeles Dodgers outlasted the Boston …
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 24, 2018, 9:22 p.m.
David Price pitched six innings of three-hit ball, and major league RBI leader J.D. Martinez broke a fifth-inning tie during another two-out rally Wednesday night that led the Boston Red …
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 23, 2018, 10:07 p.m.
Andrew Benintendi, J.D. Martinez and the Boston Red Sox came out swinging in the World Series opener, seizing every advantage in their quirky ballpark to beat the Los Angeles Dodgers …
UPDATED: Mon., Oct. 22, 2018, 7:48 p.m.
Most players are questioned ahead of their World Series debuts. Manny Machado was cross–examined. October’s villain is especially despised at Fenway Park for planting his spikes into Dustin Pedroia in …
UPDATED: Mon., Oct. 1, 2018, 10:17 p.m.
What a day for Walker Buehler. The rookie with the preternatural calm pitched the Los Angeles Dodgers to a record sixth consecutive National League West title. Buehler tossed one-hit ball …
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UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 7, 2018, 6:37 p.m.
Chicago White Sox top pitching prospect Michael Kopech has an injured right elbow and probably will need Tommy John surgery that will cause him to be sidelined through the 2019 …
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Los Angeles Angels slugger Albert Pujols is likely to miss the rest of the season after undergoing surgery on his left knee. Pujols is batting .245 with 19 homers and …
Wed., Aug. 29, 2018, 6:02 p.m.
Andrew Miller’s start-and-stop season has been disrupted again. The Cleveland Indians placed the invaluable reliever on the 10-day disabled list with shoulder soreness, an injury the American League Central leaders …
UPDATED: Mon., Aug. 27, 2018, 10:57 p.m.
Mon., Aug. 27, 2018, 6:29 p.m.
The surging New York Yankees appear to have help on the way. All-Star slugger Aaron Judge participated in baserunning and fielding drills for about a half hour Monday at Yankee …
Wed., Aug. 22, 2018, 10:38 p.m.
Wed., Aug. 22, 2018, 6:52 p.m.
Cleveland Indians outfielder Leonys Martin will sit out the rest of the season because of a bacterial infection.
Wed., Aug. 22, 2018, 6:27 p.m.
The New York Yankees’ injury wave has reached the ninth inning. All-Star closer Aroldis Chapman was placed on the 10-day disabled list Wednesday with tendinitis in his left knee. He …
Mon., Aug. 20, 2018, 10:39 p.m.
UPDATED: Mon., Aug. 20, 2018, 7:22 p.m.
Couch Slouch: I was checking my Twitter feed while bathing the other afternoon – I installed an umbrella-type device near the showerhead to protect my iPhone from absorbing any errant …
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