Pirates take series from St. Louis with 3-1 win

PITTSBURGH -- The Pirates got a stellar start from Jeff Locke Wednesday afternoon, who bested Adam Wainwright and the St. Louis Cardinals, 3-1, for the series rubber match.

They also got another big swing of the bat from Ike Davis in the second ...

Padres, Ross top Brewers, 4-1

SAN DIEGO--One night after turning Petco Park into a hitter-friendly venue, the Milwaukee Brewers experienced the flip side.

Facing big right-hander Tyson Ross, the San Diego Padres' young ace, the Brewers' bats were no match. They fell behind in...

M's return favor, blank Rangers, 5-0

SEATTLE--All was right in the Seattle Mariners' world again on Tuesday night.

A night after manager Lloyd McClendon joked that people would think "the world's caving in right now" and promising his team would be "OK tomorrow" following Monday's ...

Bumgarner, Giants blank Rockies, 3-0

SAN FRANCISCO--Madison Bumgarner and AT&T Park haven't been on friendly terms for much of 2014, but Tuesday night, they were very nearly in perfect harmony.

The 25-year-old left-hander was within six outs of a perfect game until Colorado's Justin...

M's return the favor, blank Rangers, 5-0

SEATTLE--All was right in the Seattle Mariners' world again on Tuesday night.

A night after manager Lloyd McClendon joked that people would think "the world's caving in right now" and promising his team would be "OK tomorrow" following Monday's ...