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K.C. overcomes Indians on Aoki's hit in 14th

Published: 25 July 2014, 11:51 am

Nori Aoki singled home Lorenzo Cain in the 14th inning to lift the Kansas City Royals to a 2-1 win over Cleveland after Indians starter Corey Kluber carried a perfect game into the seventh inning Thursday night. | Details...


 

Twins call off Knoblauch induction post-arrest

Published: 25 July 2014, 11:47 am

Former Minnesota Twins star Chuck Knoblauch was arrested Wednesday night on charges that he allegedly assaulted his ex-wife, KHOU.com reported. | Details...


 

Tigers outlast Angels for Scherzer's 12th win

Published: 25 July 2014, 3:58 am

Nick Castellanos drove in the tying and go-ahead runs with a double in the sixth inning and Max Scherzer won his fourth straight decision, leading the Detroit Tigers to a 6-4 victory over the Los Angeles Angels on Thursday night. | Details...


 

Royals Walk Off In The 14th

Published: 25 July 2014, 1:40 am

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Raburn Might Want A Redo

Published: 25 July 2014, 1:36 am

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Ortiz (back) questionable for Price rematch

Published: 25 July 2014, 1:22 am

Boston Red Sox designated hitter David Ortiz left in the ninth inning of Thursday's 8-0 loss to the Toronto Blue Jays with what he believes was a back spasm. | Details...


 

La Russa: Players linked to PEDs Hall-worthy

Published: 25 July 2014, 1:10 am

Even without the likes of Roger Clemens, Barry Bonds and Mark McGwire, there is abundance now where there was emptiness a year ago. | Details...


 

GM hopes prostate exam raises awareness

Published: 25 July 2014, 12:16 am

Staying true to his word, a minor league general manager got a prostate exam while singing "Take Me Out To The Ball Game" during a seventh-inning stretch on Thursday night in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. | Details...


 

Twins' Hughes takes liner off leg, day to day

Published: 24 July 2014, 11:30 pm

Minnesota Twins right-hander Phil Hughes left the game against the Chicago White Sox on Thursday night in the fourth inning after taking a comebacker off his right ankle. | Details...


 

Athletics designate former closer Johnson

Published: 24 July 2014, 10:37 pm

The Oakland Athletics have designated right-hander Jim Johnson for assignment before Thursday's game against the Houston Astros. | Details...


 

Tigers GM says trade for Soria 'a necessity'

Published: 24 July 2014, 10:31 pm

The Detroit Tigers had seen enough from their shaky bullpen to know something had to be done. So the American League Central leaders acquired right-hander Joakim Soria. | Details...


 

Back to Seattle: Mariners acquire Morales

Published: 24 July 2014, 9:19 pm

The Seattle Mariners made a move to upgrade one of baseball's weakest offenses Thursday when they acquired Kendrys Morales from the Minnesota Twins in a trade for relief pitcher Stephen Pryor. | Details...


 

Lester, Red Sox table contract negotiations

Published: 24 July 2014, 9:02 pm

Boston Red Sox president Larry Lucchino confirmed Thursday morning that the team and ace Jon Lester have agreed to table contract negotiations until after the season. | Details...


 

Cubs' Rizzo hits two HRs for cancer patient

Published: 24 July 2014, 5:54 pm

Chicago Cubs first baseman Anthony Rizzo delivered for a cancer patient, hitting two home runs. | Details...


 

McCarthy, Headley lift Yanks past Rangers

Published: 24 July 2014, 5:53 pm

McCarthy, Yankees top Texas for 6th win in 7 games | Details...


 

Rangers give Feliz opportunity to be closer

Published: 24 July 2014, 4:17 pm

At least for one day, the Texas Rangers have anointed Neftali Feliz as their closer. | Details...


 

Epstein not thrilled with Cards 'gift' draft pick

Published: 24 July 2014, 11:55 am

The St. Louis Cardinals were unlikely winners Wednesday when they secured a bonus draft pick in Major League Baseball's competitive-balance lottery. Theo Epstein, for one, couldn't deny feeling a tad bitter about the Cardinals' good fortune. | Details...