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MLB roundup: Phils lose for 1st time, Robertson walks in game-ending run

David Robertson forced home the game-ending run with a ninth-inning walk to Jake Noll, a rookie without a hit in his two previous major league at-bats, and the Nationals beat …


Cleveland Indians, Terry Francona continue partnership with 2-year extension

The Cleveland Indians have signed manager Terry Francona to a two-year contract extension that runs through the 2022 season.


Former Atlanta Braves manager, Hall of Famer Bobby Cox in hospital

Braves manager Brian Snitker says he is “very concerned” after Hall of Famer Bobby Cox was admitted into an Atlanta-area hospital.


UPDATED: Wed., April 3, 2019, 8:17 p.m.

Mariners’ game Thursday vs. White Sox postponed to Friday due to expected inclement weather

The hottest team in baseball – the Seattle Mariners – will be getting two days off instead of one. Will it cool off an offense that has scored six runs …


MLB roundup: Bryce Harper homers in DC return, Phils beat Nats 8-2

Bryce Harper crushed a long home run for his third hit while performing to jeers in his return to Washington, and the Philadelphia Phillies beat the Nationals 8-2 Tuesday night …


UPDATED: Tue., April 2, 2019, 10:28 p.m.

Marco Gonzales picks up third win as Mariners hold off Angels

Marco Gonzales was brilliant, pitching 8 1/3 innings, allowing one run on four hits with a walk and three strikeouts to improve to 3-0.


UPDATED: Tue., April 2, 2019, 9:51 p.m.

Out of Right Field: Recap, takeaways from the Mariners’ 2-1 victory against the Los Angeles Angels

Marco Gonzales allowed four hits in 8 1 /3 innings as the Seattle Mariners defeated the visiting Los Angeles Angels 2-1 Tuesday night.


UPDATED: Tue., April 2, 2019, 9:20 p.m.

T-R-A-I-T-O-R: Bryce Harper hears boos at Nats Park, hits HR, flips bat

Bryce Harper was greeted by plenty of loud boos on his return to Nationals Park as an opponent for the first time since signing a $330 million contract to play …


UPDATED: Tue., April 2, 2019, 6:16 p.m.

Spokane’s Tyler Olson lives the good life while pitching for the Cleveland Indians

Tyler Olson, who was the 2013 West Coast Conference Pitcher of the Year as a Gonzaga senior and made his big-league debut for the Mariners in April 2015, knows he’s …


Pirates 1B Josh Bell looking for power boost in 2019

Pittsburgh Pirates first baseman Josh Bell is hoping to regain some power in 2019. Bell hit just 12 home runs in 2018, less than half the total he put up …


UPDATED: Tue., April 2, 2019, 3:16 p.m.

Ronald Acuna Jr., Braves agree to $100M, 8-year contract

Outfielder Ronald Acuna Jr. and the Atlanta Braves have agreed to a $100 million, eight-year contract. It’s the largest deal for a player under club control with less than one …


MLB takes over Dodgertown, renames it for Jackie Robinson

The former Dodgertown spring training camp will be named the Jackie Robinson Training Complex. It will be used for Major League Baseball’s amateur development initiatives. Then based in Brooklyn, the …


Indians star Francisco Lindor to miss more time with ankle injury

Indians All-Star shortstop Francisco Lindor will miss more time because of a sprained left ankle that has delayed his season debut. Lindor was making a steady recovery from a strained …


UPDATED: Tue., April 2, 2019, 6:23 p.m.

Kevin Pillar traded from Blue Jays to Giants

Outfielder Kevin Pillar was traded by the veteran-shedding Toronto Blue Jays to the San Francisco Giants for infielder Alen Hanson, right-hander Derek Law and minor league pitcher Juan De Paula. …


UPDATED: Tue., April 2, 2019, 12:54 a.m.

Out of Right Field: Recap, takeaways from the Mariners’ 6-3 victory against the Los Angeles Angels

Felix Hernandez got his first victory since last June, allowing three runs (one earned) on seven hits in 5 1/3 innings with no walks and four strikeouts.


UPDATED: Mon., April 1, 2019, 11:10 p.m.

King Felix pitches Mariners past Angels for first win in last 12 starts

Felix Hernandez allowed one earned run and pitched into the sixth inning for his first victory since last June, and the Seattle Mariners beat the Los Angeles Angels 6-3 on …



Bryce Harper ready for anything in return to D.C. with Phillies

Seven miles from Nationals Park, at the Takoma Community Center in the northwest quadrant of Washington, there is a refurbished youth baseball field named for Bryce Harper. It’s a symbol …


Red Sox sign Xander Bogaerts to $132 million extension

Xander Bogaerts loves winning and having a yearly chance at championships. He also appreciates a supportive, family feel on a team around him. The Red Sox give Bogaerts all of …


Christian Yelich powers Brewers to dramatic 5-4 win over Cardinals

Christian Yelich hit his fourth homer in the first inning and a two-run double in the ninth, leading the Milwaukee Brewers to a dramatic 5-4 win over the St. Louis …


UPDATED: Sun., March 31, 2019, 5:25 p.m.

Out of Right Field: Recap, takeaways from the Mariners’ 10-8 victory against the Red Sox

Omar Narvaez hit a three-run homer in a seven-run third inning and the Seattle Mariners held on to defeat the visiting Boston Red Sox Sunday afternoon.


Out of Right Field: Recap, takeaways from the Mariners’ 6-5 win over the Red Sox

Jay Bruce hit a three-run homer as the Seattle Mariners defeated the visiting Boston Red Sox 6-5 Saturday night.



UPDATED: Sat., March 30, 2019, 11:13 p.m.

Jay Bruce hits first homer as Mariners edge Red Sox 6-5

Jay Bruce hit his first home run for Seattle, a three-run shot to center field, and the heavy-hitting Mariners continued to dominate Boston’s starting pitching in a 6-5 win over …


UPDATED: Sat., March 30, 2019, 7:07 p.m.

Out of Right Field: You didn’t think the Mariners were going to go 162-0, did you?

They swept two games against Oakland in Japan, then hammered the defending World Series champion Boston Red Sox 12-4 in their home opener Thursday, hitting five home runs.


UPDATED: Fri., March 29, 2019, 11:19 p.m.

Mitch Moreland hits 3-run home run in 9th; Red Sox beat Seattle for 1st win

Pinch hitter Mitch Moreland connected for a three-run homer in the ninth inning and the World Series champion Boston Red Sox rallied for their first win of the season, beating …


UPDATED: Fri., March 29, 2019, 10:49 p.m.

Out of Right Field: Recap, takeaways from the Boston Red Sox’s 7-6 victory against the Seattle Mariners

Pinch-hitter Mitch Moreland hit a three-run homer in the top of the ninth inning as the Boston Red Sox rallied for a 7-6 victory against the Seattle Mariners on Friday …


San Francisco Giants have oldest team in big leagues, San Diego Padres youngest

The San Francisco Giants have the oldest average age in the major leagues at 30.63 years and the San Diego Padres have the youngest at 27.11, according to the commissioner’s …


UPDATED: Fri., March 29, 2019, 9:21 p.m.

More than 100 Dominican players earn spots on Opening Day rosters

There were more than 102 Dominican players in the major leagues on opening day, the first time a nation outside the U.S. reached the century mark.


UPDATED: Fri., March 29, 2019, 7:49 p.m.

Larry Stone: Alex Rodriguez, back with ESPN, reflects on leaving Seattle

As former Mariners star Alex Rodriguez flew into Seattle on Wednesday, he gave his two daughters, who have accompanied him on the trip, a quick tutorial on the city’s entrepreneurial …