A's use six-run ninth to rally past Astros, 7-4

HOUSTON -- The A's might be able to look back to July 29 as a watershed day in the American League West pennant race.

At just about the same moment that the Baltimore Orioles stung the second-in-the-west Angels with a 12-inning, 7-6 win, Brandon ...

Alvarez pitches Marlins to sixth consecutive win

Momentum is a difficult force to sustain in baseball.

With eight wins in nine games, and fortified by a rare comeback from a six-run deficit the night before, the Marlins were hoping to ride All-Star right-hander Henderson Alvarez to a series-...