Stories tagged: major league baseball
Wed., Sept. 18, 2019, 10:34 p.m.
Relief pitcher Adam Ottavino sailed a 30-foot throw home on Albert Pujols’ tiebreaking chopper, and the sloppy New York Yankees lost to the Los Angeles Angels 3-2.
Tue., Sept. 17, 2019, 10:48 p.m.
Rookie Cavan Biggio hit for the cycle, and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the Baltimore Orioles 8-5 on Tuesday night.
UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 17, 2019, 6:29 p.m.
Pittsburgh Pirates closer Felipe Vazquez was arrested Tuesday on multiple felony charges, including statutory sexual assault, soliciting a child and pornography, and was placed on administrative leave by Major League …
Mon., Sept. 16, 2019, 10:32 p.m.
UPDATED: Mon., Sept. 16, 2019, 10:19 p.m.
Not even the 1927 New York Yankees, despite a lineup famously known as “Murderers’ Row,” had three players with 40 or more home runs. They had two, Babe Ruth with …
Sat., Sept. 14, 2019, 7 p.m.
David Ortiz says in his first interview since being shot that he is still trying to mentally process the attack at a Dominican nightclub that seriously injured him.
Mon., Sept. 9, 2019, 11:07 p.m.
With three weeks remaining in the season, Kyle Hendricks knows he must gain a semblance of the reliability he showed when starting Game 7 of the 2016 World Series and …
UPDATED: Mon., Aug. 12, 2019, 6:57 p.m.
As the bulk of the clubhouse methodically packed its bags and readied for a night flight to Detroit with all the emotionless comportment of goat watchers, there was quite the …
Mon., July 29, 2019, 10:23 p.m.
Mon., July 22, 2019, 10:36 p.m.
Maybe all Mariners starter Marco Gonzales needed was a lead. The left-hander struggled early, then completely turned things around after Austin Nola’s three-run homer put Seattle ahead and the Mariners …
Mon., July 22, 2019, 9:04 p.m.
Edgar Martinez batted cleanup one last time on Sunday, and delivered another in a long line of clutch performances.
UPDATED: Sun., July 21, 2019, 9:39 p.m.
The fourth inning told the story. Not just the story of Sunday’s 9-3 loss to the Los Angeles Angels, in which the Mariners dropped their 15th game in their past …
Mon., July 15, 2019, 10:35 p.m.
Mon., July 15, 2019, 6:37 p.m.
I would never presume to speak for the chicks of America, but one man’s opinion: I no longer dig the long ball.
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.
UPDATED: Mon., July 8, 2019, 8:49 p.m.
In so many ways, Mauricio Dubon’s ascent to the big leagues has been unusual. Point No. 1 is simple: No major league player has ever been born-and-raised in Honduras. On …
Mon., July 1, 2019, 10:45 p.m.
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, …
UPDATED: Mon., July 1, 2019, 8:49 p.m.
He was essentially considered the “B” side of the deal. Not quite a throw-in, but definitely part of the undercard. A solid starting shortstop? No doubt. A 23-year-old rife with …
Sun., June 30, 2019, 9:37 p.m.
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.
Mon., June 24, 2019, 10:27 p.m.
Mon., June 17, 2019, 10:48 p.m.
Sun., June 16, 2019, 8:47 p.m.
MLB roundup: Rockies win finale against Padres in which record 92 runs were scored in four-game series
UPDATED: Wed., April 17, 2019, 10:13 p.m.
Carlos Carrasco rebounded from one of his worst starts with 12 strikeouts, Jake Bauers hit a solo homer and the Cleveland Indians beat the Seattle Mariners 1-0 Wednesday to complete …
Mon., March 25, 2019, 7:30 p.m.
As spring training neared its conclusion, a reporter mentioned to Washington Nationals manager Dave Martinez that Max Scherzer was not precisely on schedule to start on opening day. “He’s going …
Mon., March 25, 2019, 7:09 p.m.
National League Central Division capsules
UPDATED: Mon., March 25, 2019, 6:53 p.m.
National League East Division capsules
Sun., March 17, 2019, 6:21 p.m.
Ichiro Suzuki’s struggles at the plate have followed him to Japan. Ichiro went hitless in three at-bats on Sunday when his Seattle Mariners beat the Yomiuri Giants 6-4 in an …
Fri., March 1, 2019, 8:03 p.m.
For almost 60 years, workers at New Era’s factory have been making the caps for Major Leage Baseball players. But the company is transferring most of its work to overseas …