Brewers get boost with sweep of Reds

MILWAUKEE -- Brewers get boost with sweep of Reds

As quickly as things can fall apart for a major-league team, they can come back together.

That's the way baseball is.

Of course, the baseball gods tend to help those who help themselves, which ...

Lewis, ex-military man, embraces chance with Cubs

MESA, Ariz. -- Daniel Lewis has yet to pitch in a minor league game, yet he may be as mentally prepared as any closer in the majors.

And despite never having participated in a spring training camp, Lewis is as well-conditioned as any player.


Hoes' homer lifts Astros over A's

OAKLAND, Calif.--As good as the Oakland A's have been, gaining ground on the Los Angeles Angels has proved to be quite problematic for them for nearly two weeks now.

Oakland hasn't picked up a full game on the Angels since July 8, when they upped...