Gordon Beckham's return is no help to White Sox

DETROIT -- During his weeks revisiting the minor league experience, taking long bus rides to Southern League games, White Sox second baseman Gordon Beckham didn't face too many pitchers like the one that greeted him Thursday at Comerica Park.


Struggling Pirates fall to Reds

PITTSBURGH -- The Pirates stranded eight runners Thursday, failing to provide much run support for right-hander Brandon Cumpton.

In his first appearance this season, Cumpton pitched seven innings at PNC Park, but suffered the 2-1 loss against the...

Cubs in the same losing rut as last season

CHICAGO -- After losing their second consecutive game to the team with the worst record in the major leagues, manager Rick Renteria saw some motivation for the Cubs this weekend as they visit the Brewers to face one of the hottest teams.

"It's ...