Stories tagged: baseball
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 9, 2019, 7:41 p.m.
Owen Field doubled and homered Friday as Coeur d’Alene avoided elimination at the Little League World Series Northwest regional with 14-9 win over Bothell, Washington.
Fri., Aug. 9, 2019, 4:53 p.m.
The Detroit Tigers have released second baseman Josh Harrison after reinstating him from the injured list. The Tigers also released right-hander Sandy Baez to make room for right-hander Edwin Jackson.
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 9, 2019, 4:43 p.m.
Minnesota Twins designated hitter Nelson Cruz was placed on the 10-day injured list because of a ruptured tendon in his left wrist. Cruz was injured on a swing Thursday night …
Fri., Aug. 9, 2019, 3:25 p.m.
Major League Baseball is heading to the “Field of Dreams” next season to pay homage to a terrible flick.
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 9, 2019, 5:25 p.m.
The New York Mets signed infielder Joe Panik before the series opener against the wild card-leading Washington Nationals. The 28-year-old Panik was designated for assignment by the San Francisco Giants …
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 9, 2019, 2:55 p.m.
Orioles first baseman Chris Davis says he reached a “breaking point” when he charged at manager Brandon Hyde in the dugout, and expressed his regret during a lengthy conversation with …
Thu., Aug. 8, 2019, 10:50 p.m.
Gio Urshela hit two home runs for the second straight game and the New York Yankees outslugged rookie Bo Bichette and the Toronto Blue Jays 12-6 Thursday night in Toronto …
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 8, 2019, 4:28 p.m.
Gavin Price hit a bases-clearing double in the fourth inning to lead Sprague Little League of Salem past Coeur d’Alene 8-5 at the Little League World Series Northwest regional on …
Thu., Aug. 8, 2019, 3:33 p.m.
Boston Red Sox left-hander David Price was placed on the 10-day injured list after an MRI revealed a cyst on his left wrist. The team says the 33-year-old Price was …
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 8, 2019, 5:38 p.m.
Larry Stone: Nobody thought the step back would be this painful, but Mariners are better down on the farm
But we’ve reached August, and I’m still waiting for the fun part, outside of the two-week stretch that may well become a legendary example of false omens.
Thu., Aug. 8, 2019, 2:16 p.m.
Travis d’Arnaud is quietly making the most of an opportunity to resurrect his career with the Tampa Bay Rays. The soft-spoken catcher who also played for the New York Mets …
Thu., Aug. 8, 2019, 12:37 p.m.
Indians ace Corey Kluber pitched three innings in a minor league rehab start. He’s been sidelined since a line drive broke a bone in his right forearm on May 1 …
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 8, 2019, 8:42 a.m.
The Chicago White Sox will play a game against the New York Yankees next summer at the site in Iowa where the movie “Field of Dreams” was filmed. Major League …
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 7, 2019, 10:20 p.m.
Gio Urshela and Kyle Higashioka each hit two home runs, and the Yankees’ long-ball outburst against the Baltimore Orioles reached historical proportions Wednesday night in a 14-2 blowout that extended …
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 7, 2019, 9:09 p.m.
The rookie season for Seattle’s Yusei Kikuchi and the transition from pitching in Japan to pitching in the majors has proved to be a challenge.
Wed., Aug. 7, 2019, 7:07 p.m.
A little hustle went a long way for the Mariners on Wednesday afternoon.
Wed., Aug. 7, 2019, 3:46 p.m.
Manager Joe Maddon says the Chicago Cubs have signed catcher Jonathan Lucroy. The 33-year-old Lucroy was designated for assignment by the Angels last Friday. The two-time All-Star is expected to …
Wed., Aug. 7, 2019, 3:14 p.m.
The New York Yankees have taken a wait-and-see approach to infielder Gleyber Torres’ perplexing core injury. Torres underwent a battery of tests on Wednesday in New York, and the results …
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 7, 2019, 4:25 p.m.
Illinois’ two senators have urged Major League Baseball to be more transparent about fans who are injured by foul balls, saying the lack of data is creating confusion about the …
Wed., Aug. 7, 2019, 2:07 p.m.
The Boston Red Sox and Baltimore Orioles will meet next year in the fourth MLB Little League Classic in Williamsport, Pennsylvania. The matchup between AL East foes is scheduled for …
Wed., Aug. 7, 2019, 12:27 p.m.
The Boston Red Sox say second baseman Dustin Pedroia has had another surgery on his troublesome left knee. The 35-year-old Pedroia has played only six games this season, all in …
Tue., Aug. 6, 2019, 11:34 p.m.
Dinelson Lamet took a no-hit bid into the seventh inning for the only major league team that’s never pitched one, leading the San Diego Padres over the Seattle Mariners 9-4.
Tue., Aug. 6, 2019, 10:55 p.m.
Zack Greinke labored through six innings but wound up with a win in his Astros debut as Houston hit four home runs Tuesday night to beat the Colorado Rockies 11-6 …
Tue., Aug. 6, 2019, 10:15 p.m.
Fernando Tatis Jr., Eric Hosmer and Josh Naylor homered for the Padres, who have defeated the Mariners seven straight times in interleague play.
UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 6, 2019, 2:22 p.m.
The Toronto Blue Jays say they’ll extend protective netting at Rogers Centre next season. They join other teams that have taken measures after foul balls injured fans. The team also …
Sun., Aug. 4, 2019, 5 a.m.
On a Friday night at Blue Bell Park in College Station, Texas, Alek Jacob stood alone on the mound, waiting for Brandon Harmon to join him.
UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 3, 2019, 9:52 p.m.
Aaron Sanchez looked like a reinvented pitcher in his Houston debut, throwing six stellar innings to start the Astros on a combined no-hitter in a 9-0 victory over the Seattle …
UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 3, 2019, 9:52 p.m.
It happened 40 years ago. Bruce Bochte and Tom Paciorek noticed an odd statistical note popping up on the Kingdome scoreboard every time Mario Mendoza stepped to the plate.
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 2, 2019, 10:52 p.m.
Gleyber Torres hit a first-inning grand slam, left-hander James Paxton cruised after that and the New York Yankees three-hit the Boston Red Sox in a 4-2 victory Friday night.
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 2, 2019, 9:24 p.m.
Wade Miley had another solid start and the Houston Astros backed him up with a season-high six homers to rout the Seattle Mariners 10-2 on Friday night.