Masterson, Lackey to make weekend starts

On a weekend that should serve as the first leg of the stretch run that will decide the National League Central, the Cardinals will throw their two newest arms right into the race.

Justin Masterson, acquired Wednesday from the Cleveland Indians, ...

A's think Lester puts them over the top

OAKLAND, Calif.--Jon Lester may have no bigger fan in baseball than Billy Beane.

Proof was forthcoming Thursday morning when the Oakland A's general manager broke up the middle of the top-scoring lineup in baseball by sending left fielder Yoenis ...