Rays back Archer with 3 HRs in 6-3 victory over Orioles

BALTIMORE (AP) — A season-defining road trip started on a positive note for the Tampa Bay Rays, who still have designs of reaching the postseason as a wild-card entrant.

Chris Archer pitched six shutout...

Miller's hard-luck streak reaches 19 starts without a win

ATLANTA (AP) — Braves manager Fredi Gonzalez says he's never seen anything like Shelby Miller's tough run of luck as a starting pitcher.

"The only thing I can explain is the way Shelby has behaved through all...

Salazar fans 10, Indians beat Jays 4-2

TORONTO (AP) — Still recovering from an illness that forced him to miss a start last week, Cleveland's Danny Salazar had only one thing on his mind after beating the Toronto Blue Jays.

"I just want to go home...

Colorado Springs wins after big first inning; Domingo Santana is all-PCL

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The Sky Sox and Omaha Storm Chasers scored all but one run in the game after one inning in Colorado Springs' eventual 5-3 series-opening win at Security Service Field on Monday.

After allowing three runs,...

Female fan hit by McCann's bat

BOSTON (AP) — New York Yankees catcher Brian McCann's bat slipped out of his hands and hit a female fan near the Boston Red Sox dugout in the seventh inning of Monday night's game.

The fan, who was seated...

Reds call up Duvall, Lorenzen from Triple-A Louisville

CHICAGO (AP) — After placing outfielder Brennan Boesch on the disabled list with an ankle contusion late Sunday, the Cincinnati Reds promoted outfielder/infielder Adam Duvall from Triple-A Louisville on...

Cards' Martinez scratched from Tuesday start with sore back

ST. LOUIS (AP) — St. Louis Cardinals right-hander Carlos Martinez has been scratched from his scheduled start on Tuesday with a sore back.

Martinez (13-6, 2.91) suffered the injury in his last start Thursday...

Braves move Miller up a day to start for ill Foltynewicz

ATLANTA (AP) — The Atlanta Braves have moved Shelby Miller into Mike Foltynewicz's rotation spot for Monday night's game against the Miami Marlins.

Foltynewicz is suffering from fever and viral...