Angels win in walk-off fashion

ANAHEIM, Calif. -- Chris Iannetta finally ended it.

The Angels' catcher slammed a 12th-inning home run to dead center off Drew Pomeranz to beat the Oakland Athletics, 5-4, late Wednesday night at Angel Stadium.

The first-pitch clout ended the ...

Giants edge Dodgers to clinch series

SAN FRANCISCO -- Before the second game of a three-game set with the rival Los Angeles Dodgers, Giants manager Bruce Bochy was told that he had a 7-9 record on his birthday.

Bochy, who turned 59 on Wednesday, insisted on adding the first game of ...

Brewers dash Cardinals' hopes for a sweep

MILWAUKEE -- Considering the baseball season is a marathon of 162 games, it's difficult to call a game in mid-April an important one.

But this was an important one for the Milwaukee Brewers.

Avoiding a sweep that would have taken the steam out ...

Dodgers' Ramirez hit in hand in loss to Giants

SAN FRANCISCO -- In the aftermath of his team's second defeat in as many days, Hanley Ramirez was smiling. His left hand wasn't broken.

Ramirez was hit with a 90-mph fastball Wednesday, forcing him to depart early from the Los Angeles Dodgers' 2-...

Athletics are extras again but lose this time

ANAHEIM, Calif. -- The Oakland Athletics lost a chance to complete a sweep of the Angels when Chris Iannetta delivered a two-out walk-off homer to dead center field in the bottom of the 12th inning to give Los Angeles a 5-4 win Wednesday night.