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1 hr ago | The Winnipeg Free Press

Roberto Perez hits 2-run homer in major league debut as Indians rally past Yankees 9-3

Roberto Perez hit a two-run homer in his major league debut, Carlos Santana also connected and the Cleveland Indians scored nine runs in their last two innings at bat for a 9-3 victory over the New York Yankees on Thursday night.


Related Topix: Sports, Carlos Santana, Baseball Players, Cleveland Indians, New York Yankees, Asdrubal Cabrera, Michael Brantley, Masahiro Tanaka

6 hrs ago | Graham Leader

Streak over, Kershaw pitches Dodgers past Pads 2-1

Clayton Kershaw and batterymate A.J. Ellis were in agreement for nine innings, especially on one specific point: Losing the game would be much worse than seeing the Los Angeles Dodgers' ace lose his scoreless innings streak.


Related Topix: Sports, National League West, National League, Clayton Kershaw, Baseball Players, A.J. Ellis, Los Angeles Dodgers, Chase Headley, Yasiel Puig

Thu Jul 10, 2014


Yankees' Tanaka Diagnosed with Tear in Pitching Elbow

Masahiro Tanaka has a partially torn ligament in his right elbow, and the New York Yankees are hoping their rookie sensation will be able to pitch again this season.


Related Topix: Sports, Ivan Nova, Baseball Players, Masahiro Tanaka, New York Yankees, CC Sabathia

The Tribune

White Sox waste chances in 4-3 loss to Red Sox

Chicago's Jose Quintana started with five perfect innings. Conor Gillaspie hit a tying two-run homer in the ninth.


Related Topix: Sports, American League, American League East, Baseball Players, Daniel Nava, Chris Sale, Jose Quintana, Andrew Miller, David Ortiz

The State

Brewers get swept by Phillies after falling 9-1

A seven-run outburst in the eighth inning by the Philadelphia Phillies led to a 9-1 loss for the Milwaukee Brewers on Thursday.


Related Topix: Sports, National League, National League Central, National League East, Cesar Hernandez, Baseball Players, Philadelphia Phillies, Milwaukee Brewers, St. Louis Cardinals


Reds' Bailey leaves game with apparent injury

Cincinnati Reds right-hander Homer Bailey left his start against the Chicago Cubs on Thursday with an apparent injury in the sixth inning.


Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Sam Lecure, Homer Bailey, Starlin Castro, Chicago Cubs

The Jackson Sun

Cubs to pitch another Wrigley expansion plan

The squabble between the Chicago Cubs and the owners of the rooftop venues across the street from Wrigley Field is returning to City Hall.


Related Topix: Sports, Chicago Cubs

The State

Giants beat Hammel, snap A's 6-game win streak

The right-hander labored through five innings and had a weird cramp in the thumb on his glove hand as Oakland's six-game winning streak ended with a 5-2 loss to the San Francisco Giants on Wednesday night.


Related Topix: Sports, National League West, National League, Baseball Players, Ehire Adrianza, San Francisco Giants, Jeff Samardzija, Matt Cain, Yoenis Cespedes

Washington Times

Astros escape cellar with 8-4 win, sweep at Texas

Robbie Grossman and the Houston Astros finally got to Yu Darvish - and moved out of last place in the AL West.


Related Topix: Sports, American League West, American League, Baseball Players, Robbie Grossman, Houston Astros, Yu Darvish, George Springer

CBS Local

Perez Spoils Kiermaier's "Grand" Night In the 9th, Rays Fall To Royals 5-4

Salvador Perez hit a go-ahead, three-run homer in the ninth inning and the Kansas City Royals beat the Tampa Bay Rays 5-4 on Wednesday night.


Related Topix: Sports, American League, American League Central, Greg Holland, Mike Moustakas, Baseball Players, Salvador Perez, Eric Hosmer, Aaron Crow

Wed Jul 09, 2014

The Intelligencer

Bucs Drop Third-Straight To Cardinals in 5-2 Loss

Lance Lynn reached double figures in wins before the All-Star break for the third straight year and Kolten Wong homered for the second game in a row, helping St. Louis beat Pittsburgh for the third straight time, 5-2 on Wednesday night.


Related Topix: Sports, National League, National League Central, Baseball Players, Lance Lynn, Kolten Wong, Matt Adams, Yadier Molina, Pedro Alvarez


Gee leads Mets to fourth straight win

Dillon Gee expected to pitch this well in his return from the disabled list. What surprised him was the new attitude in the New York Mets clubhouse.


Related Topix: Sports, National League, National League East, Baseball Players, Dillon Gee, Lucas Duda, Jenrry Mejia, David Wright, New York Mets

Ruidoso News

Review: 'Boyhood'a "simple story, stunningly told

Early in "Boyhood," Richard Linklater's bracingly original, utterly enthralling new film about the passage of time through the lens of one boy's life, we find our characters at a real Houston Astros game.


Related Topix: Sports, Houston Astros


Verdict reached in suit over Bryan Stow beating

A verdict has been reached in a negligence lawsuit against the Los Angeles Dodgers and former owner Frank McCourt stemming from the beating of a San Francisco Giants fan in 2011.


Related Topix: Sports, Los Angeles Dodgers


Braves' Gonzalez still confused by replay ruling

Fredi Gonzalez has the same reaction every time he sees umpires putting on the headset to communicate with replay officials at Major League Baseball headquarters.


Related Topix: Sports, Atlanta Braves, Andrelton Simmons, Baseball Players, Juan Lagares

The State

Ross throws 6 solid innings in 2-1 loss to Rockies

The All-Star pitcher tossed a low slider to Charlie Blackmon in the third, which the fellow All-Star hit into the right-field bleachers for a two-run homer.


Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Charlie Blackmon, Colorado Rockies, San Diego Padres, Jorge De La Rosa, Seth Smith

The Columbus Dispatch

Baseball: Rally from 5-0 deficit caps Reds' sweep

Billy Hamilton breaks his bat on a single to score the winning run in the ninth inning of the second game.


Related Topix: Sports, National League, National League Central, Baseball Players, Travis Wood, Aroldis Chapman, Billy Hamilton, Jay Bruce, Chicago Cubs

Tue Jul 08, 2014

Peralta can't hold lead, Brewers fall 9-7 to Phils

So are the Milwaukee Brewers. Peralta labored through 4 1-3 innings, giving up eight hits and nine runs while throwing 97 pitches as the Milwaukee Brewers dropped a 9-7 decision to the Philadelphia Phillies on Tuesday night.


Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Wily Peralta, Milwaukee Brewers, Domonic Brown, Philadelphia Phillies, Chase Utley, Kyle Kendrick

Newark Advocate

Brantley homers, drives in 3 as Indians beat Yankees

The first-time All-Star homered and had three RBI and Nick Swisher hit a go-ahead two-run shot in the sixth, leading Cleveland to a 5-3 victory against Masahiro Tanaka and the New York Yankees.


Related Topix: Sports, Nick Hagadone, Josh Tomlin, Baseball Players, Nick Swisher, Masahiro Tanaka, New York Yankees, Derek Jeter

The Winnipeg Free Press

After rough first inning, Tigers slug their way to 14-5 victory over Dodgers

Justin Verlander settled down after a terrible first inning and the Detroit Tigers rallied in emphatic fashion for a 14-5 victory over the Los Angeles Dodgers on Tuesday night.


Related Topix: Sports, Justin Verlander, Baseball Players, Detroit Tigers, Los Angeles Dodgers, Juan Uribe, Torii Hunter, Alex Avila