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Cueto wins 18th to keep Giants in thick of wild-card race
Cueto wins 18th to keep Giants in thick of wild-card race

By: - 0 16 hr ago

SAN FRANCISCO — The up-and-down Giants are going down to the wire in a bid to keep their even-year magic going.

With three games left, manager...

Tyler Chatwood shuts down Giants as Rockies win
Tyler Chatwood shuts down Giants as Rockies win

By: - 0 Yesterday

SAN FRANCISCO — The way Tyler Chatwood has shined in his remarkable return from two Tommy John surgeries that sidelined him for most of the past two...

Posey, Pence go back-to-back as Giants beat Rockies
Posey, Pence go back-to-back as Giants beat Rockies

By: - 0 Wed, Sep 28, 2016

SAN FRANCISCO — Buster Posey's 1,000th hit came on a home run that bounced off the top of the wall and over. The fan who grabbed the souvenir ball...

Rockies swept by Dodgers in 10 for 83rd loss
Rockies swept by Dodgers in 10 for 83rd loss

By: - 0 Mon, Sep 26, 2016

LOS ANGELES — David Dahl's go-ahead home run in the ninth gave the Rockies hope.

The Dodgers took it away in the bottom of the inning, with a...

Rockies tagged with 82nd loss in 14-1 rout by Dodgers
Rockies tagged with 82nd loss in 14-1 rout by Dodgers

By: - 0 Sat, Sep 24, 2016

LOS ANGELES  — Every time Chad Bettis turned around, the Dodgers had runners on base. And they kept scoring.

The Rockies lost 14-1 on...

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David Ortiz given standing ovation in Yankee Stadium finale
David Ortiz given standing ovation in Yankee Stadium finale

0 22 hr ago

NEW YORK (AP) — Playing in the Bronx one last time, Boston Red Sox star David Ortiz was given a 30-second standing ovation at Yankee Stadium instead...

Probe of jetty sought amid services for Marlins' Fernandez
Probe of jetty sought amid services for Marlins' Fernandez

0 Yesterday

MIAMI (AP) — Somber Miami Marlins players and personnel escorted a hearse carrying the body of star pitcher Jose Fernandez from the team's ballpark...

Teixeira hits game-winning slam, Yankees stun Red Sox 5-3
Teixeira hits game-winning slam, Yankees stun Red Sox 5-3

0 Yesterday

NEW YORK (AP) — His playing days dwindling, Mark Teixeira gave himself a moment to savor Wednesday night and rescued the New York Yankees in the...

Boston Red Sox clinch AL East crown, go worst to 1st again
Boston Red Sox clinch AL East crown, go worst to 1st again

0 Yesterday

NEW YORK (AP) — Even though they let a win get away Wednesday night, the Boston Red Sox locked up something more important. And as far as they were...

Cabrera's homer gives Tigers rain-shortened win over Indians
Cabrera's homer gives Tigers rain-shortened win over Indians

0 Wed, Sep 28, 2016

DETROIT (AP) — Miguel Cabrera's fifth-inning homer might as well have come in the ninth.

Cabrera hit a tiebreaking three-run shot moments...

Kim hits pinch-hit HR, Orioles beat Jays 3-2
Kim hits pinch-hit HR, Orioles beat Jays 3-2

0 Wed, Sep 28, 2016

TORONTO (AP) — Hyun Soo Kim said he'd never hit a bigger home run.

His timely drive gave Baltimore's wild-card hopes a big boost.

Kim hit...

Cano's homers Mariners top Astros 12-4 to press playoff bid
Cano's homers Mariners top Astros 12-4 to press playoff bid

0 Wed, Sep 28, 2016

HOUSTON (AP) — Robinson Cano continued his dominance against the Houston Astros on Wednesday to keep Seattle's playoff hopes alive.

Cano hit a...

The Latest: Fans line up for Jose Fernandez public viewing
The Latest: Fans line up for Jose Fernandez public viewing

0 Wed, Sep 28, 2016

MIAMI (AP) — The Latest on Marlins-Fernandez Killed (all times local):

5:45 p.m.

Hundreds of fans are streaming into a Miami-area church...

Indians clinch AL Central crown with 7-4 win over Tigers
Indians clinch AL Central crown with 7-4 win over Tigers

0 Mon, Sep 26, 2016

DETROIT (AP) — When the Cleveland Indians poured onto the field to celebrate their first division title since 2007, their mounting list of concerns...

Nationals C Wilson Ramos to have MRI on injured right knee
Nationals C Wilson Ramos to have MRI on injured right knee

0 Mon, Sep 26, 2016

WASHINGTON (AP) — Washington Nationals catcher Wilson Ramos will have an MRI on his right knee after injuring it in a 14-4 loss to the Arizona...

Ramos injured in Nationals' 14-4 loss to Diamondbacks
Ramos injured in Nationals' 14-4 loss to Diamondbacks

0 Mon, Sep 26, 2016

WASHINGTON (AP) — Wilson Ramos jumped to catch a relay throw on a play at the plate that appeared pretty harmless. Only this time, his right foot hit...

Miami Marlins ace Jose Fernandez dies in boating accident
Miami Marlins ace Jose Fernandez dies in boating accident

0 Sun, Sep 25, 2016

MIAMI (AP) — Jose Fernandez escaped from Cuba by boat on his fourth try as a teenager, and when his mother fell into the Yucatan Channel during the...

Red Sox clinch playoff berth as Porcello wins 22nd
Red Sox clinch playoff berth as Porcello wins 22nd

0 Sun, Sep 25, 2016

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — With the complicated math of baseball in the wild-card era, players in the Boston clubhouse were unaware the Red Sox are...

Marlins cancel game against Braves after death of Fernandez

0 Sun, Sep 25, 2016

MIAMI (AP) — The Miami Marlins have canceled Sunday's home game against the Atlanta Braves following the death of pitcher Jose Fernandez.

The...

Cardinals solve Wrigley again, crush Hammel, Cubs 10-4
Cardinals solve Wrigley again, crush Hammel, Cubs 10-4

0 Sat, Sep 24, 2016

CHICAGO (AP) — The St. Louis Cardinals have a lot to accomplish if they want to return to Chicago in two weeks for a rematch of last year's NL...

Nats clinch NL East, beat Pirates 6-1 behind Lopez, Drew
Nats clinch NL East, beat Pirates 6-1 behind Lopez, Drew

0 Sat, Sep 24, 2016

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Washington Nationals clinched their third National League East title in five years, beating the Pittsburgh Pirates 6-1 Saturday...

Yanks shut out for 3rd straight game in 3-0 loss to Jays
Yanks shut out for 3rd straight game in 3-0 loss to Jays

0 Sat, Sep 24, 2016

TORONTO (AP) — The New York Yankees' offense has disappeared, and their playoffs chances have pretty much vanished, too.

Jose Bautista hit a...

Orlando, Hosmer spark late comeback as Royals top Tigers 7-4
Orlando, Hosmer spark late comeback as Royals top Tigers 7-4

0 Sat, Sep 24, 2016

DETROIT (AP) — With their playoff hopes fading fast, the Kansas City Royals showed some fight.

Paulo Orlando hit a tying, two-run double and...

Andrus' homers leads AL West champ Rangers over A's 5-0
Andrus' homers leads AL West champ Rangers over A's 5-0

0 Sat, Sep 24, 2016

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Elvis Andrus had been dealing with flu symptoms and kept his celebration rather subdued after the Texas Rangers clinched the...

Cubs beat Cardinals 5-0 for 98th win, most since 1945
Cubs beat Cardinals 5-0 for 98th win, most since 1945

0 Sat, Sep 24, 2016

CHICAGO (AP) — Jake Arrieta almost certainly won't win a second straight NL Cy Young Award. He likely won't be the No. 1 or 2 postseason pitcher for...

Braves win season-high 7th straight, top Marlins 3-2
Braves win season-high 7th straight, top Marlins 3-2

0 Sat, Sep 24, 2016

MIAMI (AP) — The Atlanta Braves keep tripping up postseason contenders.

Adonis Garcia hit a tiebreaking single in the ninth inning, and the...

Stallings' pinch single in 11th lifts Pirates over Nats 6-5
Stallings' pinch single in 11th lifts Pirates over Nats 6-5

0 Fri, Sep 23, 2016

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Fan cheered when Mark Melancon came on to start the bottom of the ninth inning to try to protect a one-run lead for the Washington...

Tulowitzki has 4 RBIs as Blue Jays rout fading Yankees 9-0
Tulowitzki has 4 RBIs as Blue Jays rout fading Yankees 9-0

0 Fri, Sep 23, 2016

TORONTO (AP) — One playoff avenue closed for the New York Yankees. Their second may soon slide shut, as well.

Francisco Liriano and three...

David Ortiz hits 2-run homer, Red Sox beat Rays 2-1
David Ortiz hits 2-run homer, Red Sox beat Rays 2-1

0 Fri, Sep 23, 2016

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Boston's clubhouse was buzzing about David Ortiz's high-and-deep homer in the first inning, a drive that provided the...

Phillies allow 2 late rallies, lose 9-8 to Mets in 11
Phillies allow 2 late rallies, lose 9-8 to Mets in 11

0 Fri, Sep 23, 2016

NEW YORK (AP) — Don't tell the Philadelphia Phillies that late September games don't matter to teams not in contention.

The Phillies battled...

Cabrera's 11th-inning homer leads Mets over Phillies 9-8
Cabrera's 11th-inning homer leads Mets over Phillies 9-8

0 Fri, Sep 23, 2016

NEW YORK (AP) — Jose Reyes had played 1,613 major league games without ever tying a game in the ninth inning with a home run.

The Mets third...

Verlander, Tigers sweep Twins, move into AL wild-card spot
Verlander, Tigers sweep Twins, move into AL wild-card spot

0 Thu, Sep 22, 2016

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Playing against the woeful Twins boosted the Detroit Tigers' playoff chances this season.

Justin Verlander tied a...

Carter, Gennett and Brewers trip up Pirates with 3-1 win
Carter, Gennett and Brewers trip up Pirates with 3-1 win

0 Thu, Sep 22, 2016

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Chase Anderson is finishing strongly for the Milwaukee Brewers.

Anderson beat the Pittsburgh Pirates for the third time this...

Price earns 17th win as Red Sox beat Orioles 5-3 for sweep
Price earns 17th win as Red Sox beat Orioles 5-3 for sweep

0 Thu, Sep 22, 2016

BALTIMORE (AP) — David Price won his eighth straight decision, Hanley Ramirez homered and the Boston Red Sox completed a four-game sweep of the...

Yankees stumble in 2-0 loss to Rays, Snell

0 Thu, Sep 22, 2016

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Blake Snell and the Tampa Bay Rays' bullpen combined to strand 11 New York runners in a 2-0 win Thursday night that...

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