Injury may have helped Dodgers' Howell

SAN DIEGO -- If J.P. Howell pitches Friday night in the Los Angeles Dodgers' series opener against the San Diego Padres at Petco Park, the game will be his 60th of the season.

No Dodgers pitcher has appeared in as many games as Howell, the team's...

Indians edge White Sox, 3-2

CHICAGO -- A flat White Sox offense spoiled left-hander John Danks' best start of the month, and the Sox fell to the Indians 3-2 Thursday at U.S. Cellular Field, their third straight series loss.

Jason Kipnis hit the go-ahead RBI single off Danks...

J.J. Hardy makes Rays pay in Orioles' 5-4 victory

BALTIMORE -- Despite his obvious power and previous success, Orioles infielder Chris Davis has been struggling so much this season that it has become business as usual when pitchers challenge him.

So, in the Orioles' 5-4 victory against the Tampa...