Angels blank A's again, 2-0, extend division lead

ANAHEIM, Calif.--The almost inexplicable collapse of the Oakland A's went to another level Saturday in a 2-0 loss to the Los Angeles Angels, a team that used nothing but its bullpen to shut out the highest-scoring offense in the game.

The A's ...

Peavy leads Giants over Brewers, 3-1

SAN FRANCISCO--The San Francisco Giants just wanted a back-of-the-rotation starter when they dealt for Jake Peavy last month. The veteran has been much more than that, and on Saturday he gave them yet another magical night at AT&T Park.

Peavy...

Nats edge M's, 3-1

SEATTLE--If there is such a thing as momentum in baseball, the Seattle Mariners had plenty of it entering this homestand.

They won six of nine games on their most recent road trip and returned to Safeco Field in control of a playoff spot and ...

Offense shrivels, lead shrinks for Dodgers

SAN DIEGO -- The Los Angeles Dodgers have spent the last five weeks in first place in the National League West, yet their lead remains uncomfortably small.

In the wake of a 10-inning, 2-1 loss to the San Diego Padres at Petco Park on Saturday ...

Orioles hold on for 3-2 win over Twins

BALTIMORE -- During this first-place run, Orioles manager Buck Showalter is continually asked about the resiliency of his club, primarily the way it has been able to bounce back after absorbing injuries to key players. And he usually delivers the ...