• Boston's David Ortiz starting at 1st base

    Updated: Sun, Jul 5, 2015

    BOSTON (AP) — David Ortiz will be using his glove to start a game in Fenway Park for the first time in nearly 10 years. Boston's regular designated hitter is playing first base and batting cleanup Sunday. He hasn't started a non-interleague game at first since Aug. 5, 2006, when the...

  • Colorado Springs Sky Sox are out of fireworks game early in 15-1 loss to Memphis

    BY KRISTEN GOWDY kristen.gowdy@gazette.com -
    Updated: 7 hr ago

    All it took was two innings. Two innings, one hour and 12 runs later, the Memphis Redbirds were coasting to a 15-1 win over the Colorado Springs Sky Sox on Independence Day. The Redbirds pounded 22 hits and held Colorado Springs to 10 as the Sky Sox bats faltered once again....

  • Santiago goes 7 innings in Angels' 13-0 win at Texas

    Updated: 10 hr ago

    ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — C.J. Cron and the Los Angeles Angels finally gave Hector Santiago plenty of run support. Santiago responded with another superb outing at Texas. Cron had three hits with a career-high six RBIs and the Angels had a season-high 17 hits while Santiago threw seven...

  • Rangers, Rodriguez lose at home again, 13-0 to Angels

    Updated: 10 hr ago

    ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Another tough night at home for Wandy Rodriguez and the Texas Rangers. Rodriguez remained winless in his six home starts after a 13-0 loss to the Los Angeles Angels on Saturday night, the Rangers' fifth straight loss overall in their ballpark and their most...

  • Blanton has rough 1st inning as Royals lose to Twins, 5-3

    Updated: 10 hr ago

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Joe Blanton had a bad first inning and that was enough to doom the Kansas City Royals Blanton gave up two runs on his first four pitches and three overall in the first inning, and the Royals went on to a 5-3 loss to the Minnesota Twins on Saturday night. Brian...

  • A bad inning does in Reds in 7-3 loss to Brewers

    Updated: 11 hr ago

    CINCINNATI (AP) — Rookie Josh Smith tied a Cincinnati franchise record that had stood for 108 years. It's one no pitcher wants a part of. Smith hit four batters to tie the Reds' game record set by Jake Weimer in 1907. Smith (0-2) allowed five hits and five runs with three walks and...

  • Cosart struggles, Marlins lose 7-2 to Cubs

    Updated: 11 hr ago

    CHICAGO (AP) — The Miami Marlins were rolling along right until Jarred Cosart stepped on the mound. He didn't stay long. Cosart got knocked out in the second inning after giving up two homers to Kris Bryant, and the Marlins lost 7-2 to the Chicago Cubs on Saturday night. "There's no...

  • Bryant's grand slam, 2 homers lead Cubs over Marlins 7-2

    Updated: 11 hr ago

    CHICAGO (AP) — Kris Bryant wasn't looking to go deep when he came up in the second inning Saturday night. "You know, bases loaded, not trying to do too much," Bryant said. He wanted to keep a rally going. Instead he broke the game open with a grand slam. Bryant hit two early homers...

  • Matt Harvey struggles for Mets in 4-3 loss to Dodgers

    Updated: 11 hr ago

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Matt Harvey was bowed by the Los Angeles Dodgers and then bloodied. The New York Mets ace allowed three runs and seven hits in five innings of a 4-3 loss Saturday night, when he had a bloody nose while dropping his second straight start. Harvey didn't complete at...

  • Mauer has 2-run HR among 4 hits as Twins beat Royals 5-3

    Updated: 11 hr ago

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Joe Mauer continues to make Kansas City his home away from home. Mauer hit a two-run homer in his first four-hit game in nearly two years, and the Minnesota Twins beat the Kansas City Royals 5-3 Saturday night. Mauer, who is 13 for 28 against Royals starter...

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