Short-handed Giants swept by Dodgers

SAN FRANCISCO -- Sunday's starting lineups told the story of this series long before the final pitch had been thrown.

The San Francisco Giants moved fourth outfielder Gregor Blanco back into the leadoff spot because they continue to wait for ...

Continued surge could put Marlins in buy mode

HOUSTON -- Giancarlo Stanton hasn't played in many meaningful games with the Marlins, who have finished last in every one of his four seasons except for his first.

That's why he's looking forward to this week's three-game home showdown against ...

Kazmir picks up 12th win as A's top Rangers, 9-3

ARLINGTON, Texas -- Scott Kazmir fought his way through five innings in a smothering heat Sunday en route to his 12th win, a 9-3 decision over Texas that left Oakland 3-0 in series played since the All-Star break.

The game began with the ...

Twins rally to prevent White Sox sweep

MINNEAPOLIS -- The White Sox flashed much of what can be good about their team in the first three games of their series against the Twins over the weekend.

Their limitations were on display Sunday in a 4-3 loss at Target Field that prevented ...