Stories tagged: MLB
Sat., June 23, 2018, 9:49 p.m.
MLB Capsules: Wilmer Font, Tampa Bay Rays shut down New York Yankees
Wilmer Font worked into the sixth inning to get his first major league win, Willy Adames homered and the Tampa Bay Rays beat the New York Yankees 4-0 on Saturday.
UPDATED: Sat., June 23, 2018, 9:43 p.m.
Mike Leake’s gem helps Mariners end losing streak with 7-2 victory over Red Sox
A night after Seattle pitchers gave up 14 runs on 20 hits, starter Mike Leake provided some calm to the storm of missed locations and hard-hit pitches.
Sat., June 23, 2018, 6:23 p.m.
Cleveland Indians reliever Andrew Miller won’t throw off mound for 10 days
Cleveland Indians left-hander Andrew Miller won’t throw off a mound for 10 days and the team says there’s no timetable for when its ace reliever will return while he continues …
Sat., June 23, 2018, 6:22 p.m.
Blue Jays put starting pitchers Aaron Sanchez,Jaime Garcia on disabled list
The Toronto Blue Jays have put pitchers Aaron Sanchez and Jaime Garcia on the 10-day disabled list.
UPDATED: Sat., June 23, 2018, 8:36 p.m.
Out of right field: Mariners getting harsh dose of reality on the road
The Mariners the look of a juggernaut. If not that, they at least looked to have a good shot to halt the longest streak in sports
Fri., June 22, 2018, 11:11 p.m.
MLB capsules: Cody Bellinger’s grand slam lifts Los Angeles Dodgers over New York Mets for 5-2 win
Cody Bellinger hit a grand slam to break a scoreless tie in the sixth inning and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the sinking New York Mets 5-2 on Friday night …
UPDATED: Fri., June 22, 2018, 9:39 p.m.
Mariners blow five-run lead, waste Nelson Cruz’s 7 RBIs in 14-10 loss to Red Sox
Despite a herculean effort from Nelson Cruz, who had four hits, including a pair of three-run homers and seven runs batted in, and scoring double-digit runs, it wasn’t enough for …
Fri., June 22, 2018, 4:18 p.m.
Bryce Harper will take part in Home Run Derby if he’s an all-star
Slugger Bryce Harper will participate in the Home Run Derby if he makes the National League All-Star team.
Fri., June 22, 2018, 4:15 p.m.
Blue Jays closer Roberto Osuna suspended through Aug 4 by MLB
Toronto Blue Jays closer Roberto Osuna has agreed to a suspension through Aug. 4 under baseball’s domestic violence policy, discipline that will cause him to miss about half of the …
Fri., June 22, 2018, 4:15 p.m.
Changeup: Clayton Kershaw coming off DL to start Saturday vs Jacob deGrom
Clayton Kershaw is set to make a surprise return from the disabled list Saturday night, starting for the Los Angeles Dodgers in a marquee matchup against New York Mets ace …
Fri., June 22, 2018, 4:13 p.m.
Athletics activate Matt Joyce, option Jake Smolinski to Triple-A
The Oakland Athletics have activated outfielder Matt Joyce from the 10-day disabled list and optioned outfielder Jake Smolinski to Triple-A Nashville.
Thu., June 21, 2018, 11:10 p.m.
MLB capsules: Yankees finish off sweep of Mariners with 4-3 victory
Aaron Judge and Miguel Andujar hit two-run homers off James Paxton in the first inning that sent the New York Yankees over the Seattle Mariners 4-3 on Thursday for a …
UPDATED: Thu., June 21, 2018, 7:39 p.m.
Ichi-who? Suzuki sits on M’s bench in fake mustache disguise
The Seattle Mariners have seen a whole new side of Ichiro Suzuki. The former star player-turned-team executive showed up on the bench at Yankee Stadium in disguise, wearing a fake …
Thu., June 21, 2018, 5:41 p.m.
Lighthearted campaign has begun to have Ichiro Suzuki compete in Home Run Derby
Scott Servais wore an impish grin when media walked into the manager’s office of the visitor’s clubhouse a few hours before Wednesday night’s game.
UPDATED: Thu., June 21, 2018, 6:50 p.m.
Mariners place right-handers Juan Nicasio, Dan Altavilla on disabled list
The Seattle Mariners placed right-handers Juan Nicasio and Dan Altavilla on the 10-day disabled list, recalled infielder Daniel Vogelbach, and purchased the contract of right-hander Mike Morin from Triple-A Tacoma.
UPDATED: Thu., June 21, 2018, 5:09 p.m.
Aaron Judge, Miguel Andujar homer; Yankees top Mariners 4-3 for 3-game sweep
Aaron Judge and Miguel Andujar hit two-run homers off James Paxton in the first inning that sent the New York Yankees over the Seattle Mariners 4-3 Thursday for a three-game …
Wed., June 20, 2018, 10:10 p.m.
MLB roundup: Jon Lester leads Cubs past Dodgers
UPDATED: Wed., June 20, 2018, 9:17 p.m.
Giancarlo Stanton hits walk-off HR, Yankees rally past Mariners 7-5
Giancarlo Stanton lined a two-run homer with two outs in the bottom of the ninth inning, and the New York Yankees erased a five-run deficit to beat the Seattle Mariners …
UPDATED: Tue., June 19, 2018, 11:23 p.m.
MLB capsules: Rays snap Astros’ 12-game winning streak
C.J. Cron homered early and Wilson Ramos hit a tiebreaking RBI single in the eighth inning to lift the Tampa Bay Rays to a 2-1 win on Tuesday night to …
UPDATED: Tue., June 19, 2018, 8:38 p.m.
Yankees back stellar Domingo German with 4 HRs, beat Mariners 7-2
Domingo German pitched two-hit ball over a career-high seven innings and Giancarlo Stanton hit one of New York’s four home runs in the Yankees’ 7-2 victory over the Seattle Mariners. …
Mon., June 18, 2018, 10:52 p.m.
MLB roundup: Astros tie club record with 12th straight victory
Mon., June 18, 2018, 6:29 p.m.
Royals trade closer Kelvin Herrera to Nationals
Getting a jump on the trade deadline to add talent to the back of their bullpen, the Washington Nationals picked up right-hander Kelvin Herrera from the Kansas City Royals on …
Mon., June 18, 2018, 1:08 p.m.
Seattle activates RHP Juan Nicasio from 10-day disabled list
The Mariners have activated right-handed reliever Juan Nicasio from the 10-day disabled list as they continue to add options in their bullpen.
Mon., June 18, 2018, 12:52 p.m.
Matt Calkins: Never-say-die Mariners are living large again in the Northwest
Mike Zunino was around when the Mariners fell one game shy of making the playoffs in 2014. He was around for the second-half surge that briefly placed them second in …
Sun., June 17, 2018, 9:40 p.m.
MLB Capsules: Astros win 11th straight, beating Royals to finish trip 10-0
Carlos Correa and the Houston Astros won their 11th straight game, finishing off a 10-0 trip by rallying past the Kansas City Royals 7-4 on Sunday.
Sat., June 16, 2018, 10:08 p.m.
MLB roundup: Dallas Keuchel pitches Astros to 10th straight win
UPDATED: Sat., June 16, 2018, 9:26 p.m.
Wade LeBlanc shuts down Red Sox in Mariners’ 1-0 win
Wade LeBlanc pitched into the eighth inning and Nelson Cruz had an RBI single as the Seattle Mariners beat the Boston Red Sox 1-0 Saturday night.
Sat., June 16, 2018, 10:51 a.m.
Royals’ Soler headed to DL with broken bone in left foot
Royals outfielder Jorge Soler will miss at least six weeks after breaking a bone in his left foot while leaving the batter’s box in Kansas City’s series opener against Houston.
Fri., June 15, 2018, 10:53 p.m.
MLB roundup: Yankees’ Jonathan Loaisiga beat Rays in big league debut
UPDATED: Fri., June 15, 2018, 11:17 p.m.
Seattle Mariners use eighth-inning rally to stun Boston Red Sox 7-6
It was their worst inning of the season, filled with uncharacteristic mistakes on defense and poorly located pitches from their best starting pitcher.