Cole not sharp early as Pirates lose 7-4 to Brewers

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Pittsburgh Pirates ace Gerrit Cole gave up four consecutive hits to start Tuesday night's game against the Milwaukee Brewers.

"I was just flat and undefined, wishy washy, all over the plate,"...

Sano sparks Twins in rally past White Sox 8-6

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Miguel Sano has been playing with a strain of his right hamstring, a mild injury that's still a concern for the Minnesota Twins.

There's a natural solution to this. Keep hitting the ball...

Nelson leads Brewers past Pirates 7-4

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Jimmy Nelson followed up one of his worst starts of the season with one of his best.

And he did it against one of baseball's hottest teams.

Nelson pitched seven dominant innings and the...

Red Sox lose 3-1 to Yanks despite 13 strikeouts by Porcello

BOSTON (AP) — Rick Porcello wasn't celebrating after striking out 13 in his strongest start of the season.

The New York Yankees capitalized on the few mistakes Porcello did make and rallied to beat the Boston...

Sinking Orioles extend skid with 11-2 loss to Rays

BALTIMORE (AP) — Time is running out on the Baltimore Orioles in their bid for another playoff appearance.

It may already be too late.

Chris Tillman didn't make it out of the fifth inning, and...

Ruf has 6 RBIs, Phils win 14-8 to end 10-game skid vs Mets

NEW YORK (AP) — Fed up with losing to the New York Mets, Darin Ruf and the Phillies finally did something about it.

Ruf homered and had a career-high six RBIs, powering Philadelphia to a 14-8 blowout Tuesday...

Gardner homers for Yankees in 3-1 win at Boston

BOSTON (AP) — The New York Yankees capitalized on the few hits they got in between strikeouts.

Brett Gardner homered and Stephen Drew hit a two-run double as the Yankees pieced together just enough offense to...

Gomes hits 2 HRs but Jays beat Indians 5-3

TORONTO (AP) — A great game from Yan Gomes wasn't enough to give the Cleveland Indians their longest winning streak of the season.

Ryan Goins hit a two-run homer in the bottom of the 10th inning and the...