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UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 17, 2019

Marco Gonzales pitches, hits Mariners to 6-0 victory in Pittsburgh

Gonzales pitched one of his best games of the season and he had his first hit as a Mariner – a double off Pittsburgh starter Mitch Keller – to carry …


UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 17, 2019

Out of Right Field: Recap, takeaways from the Seattle Mariners’ 6-0 victory against the Pittsburgh Pirates

Marco Gonzales pitched seven shutout innings and the Mariners hit three solo home runs in a 6-0 victory against the host Pittsburgh Pirates in interleague play Tuesday night.


UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 17, 2019

Pirates closer Felipe Vazquez arrested on child sex charges

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 …



UPDATED: Mon., Sept. 16, 2019

Braves could repeat their 1973 feat: Three players with 40 homers

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 …


MLB roundup: Anthony Rizzo sprains ankle for Cubs, who sweep Pirates

Star first baseman Anthony Rizzo was pulled from the game with a sprained right ankle, putting a damper on the Chicago Cubs’ 16-6 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates that completed …


UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 14, 2019

Omar Narvaez’s 10th-inning HR lifts Mariners over White Sox 2-1

Omar Narvaez hit a game-ending home run in the 10th inning against his former team, Felix Hernandez turned in his best outing of the season and the Seattle Mariners beat …


MLB roundup: Ronald Acuna, Braves pound Nationals, clinch playoff spot

Ronald Acuna Jr. ignited a four-run rally with the go-ahead, two-run double, and the NL East-leading Atlanta Braves clinched a playoff berth with a 10-1 victory over the Washington Nationals …


David Ortiz says he doesn’t know what might have led to attack

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.


UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 13, 2019

Jose Abreu, Yoan Moncada lift White Sox over Seattle Mariners 9-7

The top half of Chicago’s lineup dominated early in the game as the White Sox snapped a two-game losing streak.


UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 13, 2019

MLB roundup: Anthony Rizzo hits grand slam, Cubs pound Pirates 17-8

Anthony Rizzo hit a grand slam, Willson Contreras had two long solo homers and the Chicago Cubs kept pace in the NL wild-card race with a 17-8 victory over the …


UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 12, 2019

Justin Dunn has forgettable debut, but Kyle Lewis hits third homer in three games in Mariners’ loss to Reds

As Justin Dunn handed him the baseball, looking to escape the mound and start the process of trying to forget a debut that had gone so very wrong, manager Scott …


Out of Right Field: Recap, takeaways from the Seattle Mariners’ 5-2 loss to the Cincinnati Reds

Freddy Galvis hit a grand slam with two outs in the seventh inning as the Cincinnati Reds rallied for a 11-5 victory against the host Mariners on Thursday night.


MLB roundup: Cubs beat Padres, remain tied with Brewers for 2nd wild card

Yu Darvish struck out a season-high 14 and allowed only two hits in six innings and the Chicago Cubs beat the San Diego Padres 4-1 on Thursday to remain tied …


UPDATED: Wed., Sept. 11, 2019

Kyle Lewis’ three-run homer in 7th breaks up no-hitter, sends Mariners past Reds

Kyle Lewis smashed a first-pitch fastball that was left over the middle of the plate from Cincinnati’s Sonny Gray, sending a towering blast that carried over the wall in right-center. …


Out of Right Field: Recap, takeaways from the Seattle Mariners’ 5-3 victory against the Cincinnati Reds

Rookie Kyle Lewis broke up a no-hit bid with a home run for the second consecutive night, leading the Seattle Mariners to a 5-3 interleague victory against the visiting Cincinnati …


UPDATED: Wed., Sept. 11, 2019

MLB capsules: Jonathan Villar hits record-setting HR, O’s beat Dodgers 7-3

Jonathan Villar hit a tiebreaking, record-setting three-run homer in the seventh inning, and the Baltimore Orioles beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 7-3 Wednesday night to end a six-game losing streak. …


Brewers: No update yet on Christian Yelich’s broken kneecap

The Milwaukee Brewers say there’s no update yet on Christian Yelich’s broken right kneecap. Yelich was back in Milwaukee on Wednesday for further tests, a day after the reigning NL …


Out of Right Field: Recap, takeaways from the Seattle Mariners’ 4-3 victory against the Cincinnati Reds

Kyle Seager hit a two-run homer with two outs in the eighth inning as the Seattle Mariners defeated the visiting Cincinnati Reds 4-3 Tuesday night.


UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 10, 2019

Home runs by Kyle Lewis, Kyle Seager fuel Mariners’ 4-3 win

A Kyle provided the Mariners with their first run on a night when few were expected with his first homer in his first major-league game. Another Kyle provide the game-winning …


UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 10, 2019

MLB roundup: Dodgers beat Orioles 7-3, clinch 7th straight NL West title

BALTIMORE – The Los Angeles Dodgers clinched their seventh consecutive NL West title in fitting fashion, using two home runs by Corey Seager and a masterful pitching performance by Walker …


Brewers star Christian Yelich breaks kneecap, out for regular season

Milwaukee Brewers star Christian Yelich has broken his kneecap on a foul ball and will miss the rest of the season.


UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 10, 2019

Noah Syndergaard: ‘Unfortunate’ that talks with Mets made public

Mets starter Noah Syndergaard said Tuesday it was “unfortunate” his complaints to New York’s front office and coaching staff about catcher Wilson Ramos were made public and he denied any …


UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 10, 2019

Twins end CF Byron Buxton’s season with shoulder injury

The Minnesota Twins have placed center fielder Byron Buxton and his ailing left shoulder on the 60-day injured list, ending his season and leaving the American League Central leaders without …


MLB roundup: Phillies beat Mets, end losing streak

Drew Smyly pitched seven solid innings and Philadelphia pounded Marcus Stroman and a porous New York defense to win 5-0 Saturday to end a three-game skid.


UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 7, 2019

Justin Verlander gets MLB-best 18th win as Astros down Seattle 2-1

Justin Verlander pitched seven strong innings to get his MLB-leading 18th win in his first start since throwing his third no-hitter to lead the Houston Astros to a 2-1 victory …


Dodgers fete Giants manager Bruce Bochy in final visit to L.A.

The Dodgers set aside their fierce rivalry with the Giants for a few moments to honor San Francisco manager Bruce Bochy.


Twins’ Michael Pineda suspended 60 games for banned diuretic

Minnesota Twins pitcher Michael Pineda was suspended for 60 games on Saturday for taking a diuretic, a big blow to the rotation of a first-place team heading toward the postseason.


UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 6, 2019

MLB capsules: Red Sox beat Yankees 6-1 as seven pitchers combine for 3-hitter

Mitch Moreland hit a three-run homer and seven pitchers combined on a three-hitter, leading the Boston Red Sox to a 6-1 victory over the New York Yankees on Friday night.


UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 6, 2019

Josh Reddick homers again as Astros beat Mariners 7-4

Josh Reddick homered for the second straight game and Alex Bregman had two hits and stole home to help the Houston Astros to a 7-4 win on over the Seattle …