Stories tagged: All-Star game
UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 6, 2019, 10:06 p.m.
Jeremiah Jackson hit a grand slam in a five-run third inning and the Pioneer Baseball League all-stars beat the Northwest League 11-7 at Memorial Stadium on Tuesday.
Wed., July 31, 2019, 7:59 p.m.
Marcos Llorente, Joao Felix, Diego Costa scored to lead 10-time Spanish League champion Atletico Madrid to a 3-0 victory over Major League Soccer’s best in the annual MLS All-Star game.
UPDATED: Wed., July 31, 2019, 7:10 p.m.
Five Spokane Indians have been selected to represent the Northwest League in the NWL-Pioneer League All-Star Game at Memorial Stadium in Boise on Tuesday at 6:30 p.m..
UPDATED: Sat., July 27, 2019, 8:25 p.m.
Erica Wheeler hoped to make her All-Star debut an unforgettable one. She certainly did, walking away with the MVP award.
Tue., July 9, 2019, 9:46 p.m.
The Los Angeles Dodgers put on another disappointing show in the national spotlight, with Clayton Kershaw, Cody Bellinger and others struggling during the National League’s 4-3 loss to the American …
UPDATED: Tue., July 9, 2019, 9:36 p.m.
Justin Verlander, Shane Bieber and the American League pitchers plugged power back into the mound.
UPDATED: Mon., July 8, 2019, 11:26 p.m.
Pete Alonso took one final swing and flipped his bat high in the air. Another walk-off. Money ball.
Sat., July 6, 2019, 5:31 p.m.
New York Yankees right-hander Masahiro Tanaka, Pittsburgh closer Felipe Vazquez and Milwaukee right-hander Brandon Woodruff have been added to the rosters for Tuesday’s All-Star Game. They replace Toronto’s Marcus Stroman, …
Sat., July 6, 2019, 5 a.m.
John Blanchette: Pat Shine coaxed into All-Star spotlight again to help Christian Yelich at Home Run Derby
Face it, you don’t want to be the caddie who hands his golfer the wrong club. Or the field-goal holder who doesn’t get the laces out.
UPDATED: Mon., July 1, 2019, 8:50 p.m.
Seattle Mariners slugger Daniel Vogelbach was selected Sunday to play in his first All-Star game. He is the third player in Mariners history to be selected as a designated hitter, …
Sun., June 30, 2019, 8:47 p.m.
Last time the Houston Astros went to Cleveland, they made a boozy, bubbly mess in the visiting locker room. Now they’re invading the home clubhouse, too.
Thu., June 27, 2019, 6:02 p.m.
Cody Bellinger and Christian Yelich have been elected starters for one of the youngest All-Star Game lineups, leading the millennial-heavy National League for the Midsummer Classic in Cleveland.
Thu., April 4, 2019, 7:57 p.m.
The $2,500 to $15,000 checks will add up to tip money for most big-money stars. According to details obtained by The Associated Press, the highest vote-getters in both leagues will …
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 25, 2019, 4:46 p.m.
It’s only fitting that Connor McDavid, Auston Matthews and Nathan MacKinnon are serving as captains for this weekend’s NHL All-Star game. The three high-scoring forwards are all 23 or younger …
Tue., Aug. 7, 2018, 3:15 p.m.
Cleveland’s All-Star Game will rock. The Indians unveiled their logo for next year’s game, a guitar that includes baseball stitching. The team will be hosting the Midsummer Classic for a …
UPDATED: Wed., July 18, 2018, 5:56 p.m.
Larry Stone: Mariners’ Jean Segura sure hit like an All-Star Game MVP, but maybe this was another snub
Mariners players in the 89th All-Star Game, in Washington, D.C., cherished the experience. Jean Segura hit a key three-run homer. “Even though I didn’t win the MVP, I’m really excited,” …
UPDATED: Tue., July 17, 2018, 10:29 p.m.
Houston teammates Alex Bregman and George Springer homered on consecutive pitches from the Los Angeles Dodgers’ Ross Stripling to start the 10th inning, part of a record 10 long balls …
UPDATED: Tue., July 17, 2018, 8:19 p.m.
The pending trade of Manny Machado by the Baltimore Orioles has become the center of attraction at the All-Star Game. Machado was mobbed by his locker before the game in …
UPDATED: Tue., July 17, 2018, 8:06 p.m.
It’s dangerous to come to conclusions about trades too early. But right now it appears to be a win for the Mariners, with Jean Segura and Mitch Haniger on the …
Sat., July 14, 2018, 10:19 p.m.
With James Paxton’s and Felix Hernandez’ status in doubt at the moment, Mariners GM Jerry Dipoto should not drag his feet in acquiring proven rotation help.
UPDATED: Wed., July 11, 2018, 6:17 p.m.
Thanks to an aggressive approach on social media that included giveaways, promotions, videos, a SeguraFest at Safeco Field and more, Jean Segura won MLB’s final vote, tallying the most votes …
Tue., July 10, 2018, 5:42 p.m.
Retired Houston Astros first-base coach Rich Dauer will be among the coaches for the American League at next week’s All-Star game. Dauer was a part of Houston’s World Series championship …
Mon., July 9, 2018, 6:36 p.m.
Tampa Bay ace Blake Snell is frustrated by not being selected Sunday for the AL All-Star team, a squad that Rays manager Kevin Cash feels the left-hander could still end …
Tue., July 11, 2017, 9:31 p.m.
Not playing wasn’t an option for Robinson Cano. He loves the game and the rush of playing far too much to be a spectator for nine innings on baseball’s biggest …
UPDATED: Tue., July 11, 2017, 10:20 p.m.
A new-look All-Star Game ended with an old-time score. Robinson Cano homered off Cubs closer Wade Davis leading off the 10th inning and the American League beat the National League …
Tue., July 11, 2017, 4:39 p.m.
Among the most unlikely All-Stars is a former 17th-round draft pick with one career home run. Brad Mills won’t swing a bat on Tuesday night. But he will pinch-hit.
Tue., July 11, 2017
Avista Stadium’s overseeded field is one of minor league baseball’s jewels, thanks in large part to groundskeeper Tony Lee.
Mon., July 10, 2017, 6:27 p.m.
In a year when it seems just about everyone is a power hitter, Chris Sale and Max Scherzer know what awaits in Tuesday night’s All-Star Game.
Sun., July 9, 2017, 7:04 p.m.
Now that Justin Smoak and Jason Vargas are All-Stars, it’s time for another look at the current All-Ex-Mariners team. It’s impressive – or debilitating, depending on your perspective.
Fri., July 7, 2017, 6:20 p.m.
Seattle second baseman Robinson Cano, Tampa Bay pitcher Chris Archer and Toronto reliever Roberto Osuna are among seven replacement players selected for Tuesday’s All-Star Game in Miami.