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...

Porcello pitches Red Sox past White Sox 3-0

CHICAGO (AP) — For one night at least, it was all there for Rick Porcello. He kept his fastball down, and stepped up in every big spot.

It was one happy return to the majors.

Porcello pitched seven...

Rays lose again to Twins, 5-3

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — The Tampa Bay Rays missed plenty of opportunities to score in their latest loss, leaving the bases loaded in three straight innings.

"A disappointing loss to say the least'" Rays...

Miller can't stop winless streak, Rockies beat Braves 6-3

ATLANTA (AP) — Everything was in place for Shelby Miller to end his frustrating winless streak. And then everything fell apart in the seventh inning.

Brandon Barnes had three hits, including a two-run homer,...