Morrison, Seager help Mariners outslug A's, 11-8

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Seattle manager Lloyd McClendon certainly was happy with his team's offense, especially with the Mariners' top slugger and leading hitter both on the bench.

Then again, McClendon has...

Rangers ripped again by CJ Cron in 5-2 loss to LA Angels

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — C.J. Cron's latest monster game against Texas might have had the Rangers thinking they traded for the wrong streaky Angels slugger earlier this season.

Cron tripled, doubled, singled...

CJ Cron's 5 RBIs lead desperate LA Angels past Texas, 5-2

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — C.J. Cron realizes the Los Angeles Angels are down to their last few chances to make a playoff run.

He didn't waste a single opportunity when the Angels opened their make-or-break...

Serena Williams' comeback extends Grand Slam try at US Open

NEW YORK (AP) — Even if her latest troublesome first set had finished only an hour earlier, it seemed a distant memory by the time Serena Williams smacked a cross-court forehand passing winner on the run and wound...

Latest on US Open: Nadal blows 2-set Slam lead for 1st time

NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on the U.S. Open (all times local):

Rafael Nadal had never lost a Grand Slam match when taking a two-set lead until he was beaten 3-6, 4-6, 6-4, 6-3, 6-4 by 32nd-seeded Fabio...

Martinez not helped by extra rest, Cardinals lose to Pirates

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Carlos Martinez got some extra rest between starts to rest a tight back. It didn't help.

Pitching for the first time in eight days, Martinez allowed four runs and seven hits in five innings...

Rockies send Giants to 7th straight loss, 2-1

DENVER (AP) — The power display from Carlos Gonzalez and Nolan Arenado has given the Colorado Rockies a boost in their bid to finish an otherwise disappointing season on a strong note.

Arenado and Gonzalez...

Happ pitches 7 scoreless to lead Pirates past Cardinals, 9-3

ST. LOUIS (AP) — J.A. Happ is happy to be back in the National League and pitching in a pennant race.

Happ pitched seven scoreless innings and Starling Marte drove in three runs to lead the Pittsburgh Pirates...