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1 hr ago | Sporting News

David Freese's late HR puts Angels past Tigers

Freese homered off Joba Chamberlain in the eighth inning, and the Angels beat the Detroit Tigers 2-1 Sunday for their third straight victory.


Related Topix: Sports, Detroit Tigers, Baseball Players, Mike Trout, Rick Porcello, Erick Aybar, Victor Martinez, Austin Jackson

5 hrs ago | Merced Sun-Star

Relief roles a matter of routine

When Detroit reliever Willie Hernandez won the MVP in 1984, he pitched in 80 games.


Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Robin Ventura, National League, National League Central, Addison Reed, David Price, Ben Zobrist, NFC, NFL Football, NFC West

Sun Jul 27, 2014

Mariners rally late, fall to Orioles 3-2 in 10

Manny Machado lifted a bases-loaded sacrifice fly in the 10th inning and the Baltimore Orioles beat the Mariners 3-2.


Related Topix: Sports, Yoervis Medina, Baseball Players, Kyle Seager, Manny Machado, Baltimore Orioles, James Jones, Adam Jones

The State

Braves score 6 runs in 3rd, beat Padres 8-3

Minor gave up three runs, Chris Johnson and Ryan Doumit each drove in two runs during Atlanta's six-run third inning and the Braves beat Eric Stults and the San Diego Padres 8-3 on Sunday.


Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Mike Minor, San Diego Padres, Andrelton Simmons, Tommy La Stella, Yangervis Solarte, Tom Glavine

Washington Times

Brewers' bats shut out by deGrom, fall 2-0 to Mets

The most-impressive hit Sunday by the Milwaukee Brewers caromed off a heavy cable that supports Miller Park's retractable roof and fell into fair territory.


Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Lucas Duda, Jenrry Mejia, Milwaukee Brewers, New York Mets, Jacob deGrom, Jimmy Nelson

The Jackson Sun

MLB: Wainwright, Holliday carry Cards to win over CubsMLB:...

MLB: Wainwright, Holliday carry Cards to win over Cubs Adam Wainwright pitched seven scoreless and Matt Holliday homered in a 1-0 Sunday win Check out this story on St. Louis Cardinals starting pitcher Adam Wainwright pitched ... (more)


Related Topix: Sports, Adam Wainwright, Matt Holliday, Matt Carpenter, Chicago Cubs

WKXW-FM Trenton

Lost Red Sox title ring rescued and returned by Yankees fan

A lost Red Sox World Series ring is back on the finger of its owner, thanks to a nifty pickup by an ardent New York Yankees fan.


Related Topix: Sports, New York Yankees, Boston Red Sox


Jays win first series at Yankee Stadium in almost two years

Dioner Navarro hit a go-ahead single with two outs in the ninth inning, and the Toronto Blue Jays rallied after wasting three leads to beat the New York Yankees 5-4 Sunday for their first series win in the Bronx in nearly two years.


Related Topix: Sports, American League, American League East, Toronto Blue Jays, Dellin Betances, Baseball Players, New York Yankees, Jose Bautista, David Robertson

Kershaw, Dodgers blank Giants, 5-0

SAN FRANCISCO_Even a team's best is usually not enough against Clayton Kershaw. The San Francisco Giants on Saturday were far from it, playing sloppy defense and making too many mistakes on the mound.


Related Topix: Sports, National League West, National League, Clayton Kershaw, Baseball Players, San Francisco Giants, Buster Posey

WKXW-FM Trenton

Prado helps D-backs beat Phillies 10-6 in 10

Martin Prado doubled, homered and drove in five runs, including a tiebreaking sacrifice fly in the 10th inning, to lift the Arizona Diamondbacks to a 10-6 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies on Saturday night.


Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Justin De Fratus, Arizona Diamondbacks, Josh Collmenter, Paul Goldschmidt, Philadelphia Phillies, Chase Utley

Quinn proclaims Frank Thomas Day in Illinois

Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn has signed a proclamation making Sunday Frank Thomas Day as the former Chicago White Sox slugger is inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame.


Related Topix: Sports, Chicago White Sox

News Observer

Rangers give up 4 quick homers in 5-1 loss to A's

Tepesch gave up consecutive home runs to John Jaso and Yoenis Cespedes that sent the Oakland Athletics on their way to a 5-1 victory over the Texas Rangers on Saturday night.


Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Derek Holland, Nick Tepesch, Yoenis Cespedes, Oakland Athletics, Josh Donaldson, Sonny Gray

Sat Jul 26, 2014

The Intelligencer

Rockies Top Pirates, Again

Nolan Arenado bounced back from a benching with three hits, including a home run, and the Colorado Rockies beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 8-1 on Saturday night.


Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Jeff Locke, Nolan Arenado, Colorado Rockies, Pittsburgh Pirates, Tyler Matzek, Corey Dickerson

The Tribune

Red Sox drop 5th straight, 3-0 to surging Rays

ST. PETERSBURG, Florida - When the Boston Red Sox had chances to challenge several early calls, manager John Farrell kept quiet.


Related Topix: Sports, Chris Archer, Desmond Jennings, Jeremy Hellickson, Baseball Players, Boston Red Sox, Tampa Bay Rays, Christian Vazquez


Tulowitzki's name bungled in giveaway gaffe

The Colorado Rockies handed out 15,000 jerseys with the All-Star shortstop's name misspelled in a giveaway gaffe Saturday night at Coors Field.


Related Topix: Sports, Colorado Rockies

Daily Journal

Smyly dominates early, but Tigers fall 2-1 to LAAs

When Drew Smyly struck out six straight Angels early on, even the Detroit Tigers were dazzled by their left-hander's dominance.


Related Topix: Sports, American League West, American League, Detroit Tigers, Baseball Players, Drew Smyly, Mike Trout, Kole Calhoun, Efren Navarro

Brandon Sun

Giants acquire right-hander Jake Peavy from Red Sox for 2 minor league pitchers

The San Francisco Giants boosted their rotation for the stretch run by acquiring right-hander Jake Peavy from the Boston Red Sox on Saturday for a pair of minor league pitchers.


Related Topix: Sports, National League West, National League, San Francisco Giants, Boston Red Sox, Los Angeles Dodgers, San Diego Padres, Heath Hembree, Baseball Players


Duda's two-run shot completes comeback

Friday will rank as one of the best days in the career of New York Mets first baseman Lucas Duda.


Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Lucas Duda, Jenrry Mejia, New York Mets, Jonathan Lucroy, Wily Peralta, Daniel Murphy


Price, Rays beat Red Sox for 8th straight victory

Boston Red Sox starting pitcher Jon Lester delivers to the Tampa Bay Rays during the first inning of a baseball game on Friday, July 25, 2014, in St. .


Related Topix: Sports, Desmond Jennings, Baseball Players, David Price, Boston Red Sox, Jon Lester, Evan Longoria, Ben Zobrist

The Island Packet

Puig, Dodgers go triple-crazy, beat Giants 8-1

Puig tied a franchise record with three triples and added a double and two RBIs as the Los Angeles Dodgers moved within a half-game of NL West-leading San Francisco by beating the Giants 8-1 on Friday night.


Related Topix: Sports, National League West, National League, Dee Gordon, Baseball Players, Yasiel Puig, Los Angeles Dodgers, Tim Lincecum, Matt Kemp