Angels spoil Verlander's no-hit bid but lose 5-0 to Tigers

DETROIT (AP) — Chris Iannetta spared the Los Angeles Angels the indignity of a no-hitter.

That was small consolation on a night when Justin Verlander was simply overpowering.

Verlander lost a bid for...

Encarnacion helps Price celebrate 30th, Jays top Texas 12-4

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Edwin Encarnacion turned David Price's 30th birthday into a party — and a win for Toronto's new ace.

Encarnacion hit a grand slam to extend his hitting streak to 21 games, boosting...

Cueto roughed up again as Orioles power past Royals, 8-5

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — There were two things in common with the pitches Johnny Cueto threw to Chris Davis, Manny Machado and Jonathan Schoop: They all began as cutters, and they all ended up as two-run...

White Sox manage just 6 hits in 3-0 loss to Red Sox

CHICAGO (AP) — Add seven more strikeouts to Chris Sale's major league-leading total. Mark him down for one more quality start. But keep him at 12 wins.

The Chicago White Sox wasted seven scoreless innings for...

Escobar's double play kills rally; Padres beat Nationals 6-5

WASHINGTON (AP) — After Yunel Escobar's swing on a 3-0 pitch resulted in a rally-killing double play, Nationals manager Matt Williams said his team can't change its aggressive approach.

If only they could...

Trio of 2-run shots power Orioles to 8-5 win over Royals

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Orioles had managed a measly 15 runs while losing six straight games, and were preparing to face Johnny Cueto and the streaking Kansas City Royals on Wednesday night.

Naturally,...

Verlander takes no-hit bid into 9th, Tigers beat Angels 5-0

DETROIT (AP) — Justin Verlander leaned forward a bit, hoping this line drive would land foul.

Then he arched his back in disappointment when the ball hit the line, kicking up chalk on its way to the...

Upton homers twice as Padres beat Nationals 6-5

WASHINGTON (AP) — After struggling all season on the road, San Diego slugger Justin Upton looked perfectly at home in Nationals Park.

Upton homered twice — just his sixth and seventh round-trippers away from...