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28 min ago | Chico Enterprise-Record
Jon Lester has some advice for his A's teammates about playing this weekend's critical series against the Los Angeles Angels.
4 hrs ago | Click Orlando
Tigers left-hander David Price threw eight, one-hit innings but still lost 1-0 Thursday to his former Tampa Bay Rays teammates in his much-anticipated return to Tropicana Field.
4 hrs ago | CBS Local
Kennys Vargas homered and sparked rallies with two other hits, leading the Minnesota Twins past Corey Kluber and the Cleveland Indians 4-1 Thursday.
5 hrs ago | SLAM! Sports
Albert Pujols of the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim takes off running after hitting a RBI double in the third inning against the Los Angeles Dodgers at Dodger Stadium on August 5, 2014.
6 hrs ago | Channel3000
New York Yankees right-hander Masahiro Tanaka has progressed to live batting practice and will face hitters Saturday, his first exposure to hitters since being diagnosed with a partially torn right elbow ligament.
9 hrs ago | KCTV5
Matt McBride is so new to the Colorado Rockies that he doesn't even have his nameplate above his locker yet.
13 hrs ago | Detroit News
Billy Butler and the Royals are starting to show their swagger as the AL Central leaders.
Josh Hamilton broke out of a slump with two hits and three RBIs, Howie Kendrick drove in two runs, and the Los Angeles Angels beat the Boston Red Sox 8-3 to increase their AL West lead on Wednesday night.
The Angels' pennant hopes were dealt a serious blow Wednesday night when Garrett Richards, their best pitcher this season, suffered a patellar injury to his left knee against the Red Sox at Fenway Park.
Jose Bautista's three-run homer capped a five-run sixth inning and the Toronto Blue Jays outslugged Milwaukee 9-5 Wednesday, snapping the Brewers' five-game winning streak.
Swisher has underperformed after getting a four-year, $56 million contract from the Indians before last season.
Pittsburgh Pirates' Andrew McCutchen swings in his first at bat in the first inning of a baseball game against the Atlanta Braves on Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014, in Pittsburgh.
Put him in a National League park and Iwakuma has never surrendered a run. He worked eight innings in a 5-2 victory Tuesday over the Philadelphia Phillies.
Coco Crisp hit a tiebreaking three-run triple in the fourth inning to help Scott Kazmir earn his career-best 14th win, and the Oakland Athletics beat the New York Mets 6-2 on Tuesday night to snap a five-game losing streak.
Oakland Athletics leadoff hitter Coco Crisp tinkered with his swing for a few days and finally got the results he has been looking for.
Omar Infante went 4-for-5 with three doubles, four RBI and a run scored as the Kansas City Royals grabbed a 7-4 win over the Colorado Rockies to open a two-game set.
Marwin Gonzalez knocked in two runs with a pinch-hit single, and the fourth-place Astros won for the third time in four meetings with the Yankees this season.
Updated: Thu Aug 21, 2014 07:19 pm
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