CHICAGO -- Javier Baez was called out twice on the same play at home plate during the second inning Friday -- once by umpire Ben May and again by replay officials, who confirmed May's call from about 800 miles away in New ...Read more
SAN DIEGO--The San Diego Padres avoided a nightmare matchup Friday night. Not long before game time, the Washington Nationals scratched Max Scherzer, the two-time Cy Young Award winner who came within an out of throwing a ...Read more
SAN FRANCISCO -- Apparently, Matt Moore received the memo.
Although the San Francisco Giants entered Friday's action 22 games out of a National League playoff spot, manager Bruce Bochy insists the team isn't giving up on ...Read more
When the Chiefs selected Patrick Mahomes with the 10th overall pick in this year's NFL draft, then-general manager John Dorsey proudly declared it an organizational decision, one that everyone in the front office got ...Read more
DENVER -- This most definitely was not the tone-setting performance the Milwaukee Brewers were seeking.
Matt Garza struggled in a 41/3-inning start, the defense was spotty and three solo home runs provided most of the ...Read more
MINNEAPOLIS -- Byron Buxton was at top speed halfway to first base. He was already headed to second base when his long fly ball glanced off the wall in right-center, and he was two steps from third base when center fielder...Read more
BALTIMORE -- On a night when the Orioles and Los Angeles Angels combined for 10 home runs, Manny Machado would simply not be denied.
He homered in the third inning to chip away at an early five-run Angels lead, and ...Read more
DETROIT -- The pitch registered on the Comerica Park radar gun at 92 mph and it offered a test for Los Angeles Dodgers first baseman Adrian Gonzalez. In his prime, when he anchored lineups on both coasts, he treated ...Read more
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ARLINGTON, Texas -- Nicky Delmonico had his second two-homer game in three nights Friday at Globe Life Park to help the White Sox break a five-game losing streak with a 4-3 victory over the Rangers.
Delmonico hit a two-...Read more
DETROIT -- The Los Angeles Dodgers came to town with all the pomp and circumstance of the best team that baseball has seen in quite some time.
Before the game, their legions of fans crowded around the lower bowl at ...Read more
OAKLAND, Calif. -- The Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum is located about 11 miles from Memorial Stadium in Berkeley, where Jared Goff showcased his skills during three seasons as California's starting quarterback.
Goff ...Read more
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- He had to stand and wait out a replay delay of just under two minutes to verify that the final out of his outing was official.
But when Erasmo Ramirez was finally able to walk off the mound at ...Read more
PITTSBURGH -- Amazing the flaws a lot of offense can paper over.
The Cardinals laid it on thick with three home runs in the first three innings and 11 runs by the end of the eighth inning, and that was enough to hold on ...Read more
ARLINGTON, Texas -- Left-handers Martin Perez and Derek Holland are listed as the probable starting pitchers for Saturday at Globe Life Park, and the two fostered a nice friendship while Texas Rangers teammates.
Holland, ...Read more
Detroit Tigers right-hander Anibal Sanchez hit the 10-day disabled list on Friday with left hamstring tightness. Sanchez exited his last start on Wednesday night against the Texas Rangers early.
Tigers manager Brad Ausmus...Read more
PITTSBURGH -- Before determining the treatment for a returning issue with his right elbow, Trevor Rosenthal will seek a second opinion, and that will help him and the Cardinals decide if surgery is required.
Rosenthal met...Read more
What Ian Kinsler guessed might happen didn't come true.
During a lengthy conversation about his feelings for umpire Angel Hernandez on Tuesday afternoon in Arlington, Texas -- in which he suggested Hernandez should find a...Read more
San Francisco 49ers general manager John Lynch, troubled how his recent comments on national anthem protests came across, clarified his stance Friday.
"Not only do I respect but I understand the motivations of these ...Read more
Bears running back Jordan Howard was one of 11 players who did not travel with the team to Arizona on Friday. Howard suffered a corneal abrasion during a walk-through earlier in the day, according to a team spokesperson.
Former Ravens linebacker Zachary Orr has re-retired from the NFL after he met or spoke with 17 teams and could not find one that would clear him to play, either because of a herniated disk in his neck or the congenital ...Read more
- Adrian Gonzalez gets back into the swing of things in Dodgers' 8-5 victory over Tigers
- Nicky Delmonico hits 2 homers as White Sox beat Rangers, 4-3
- 49ers GM John Lynch clarifies anthem stance
- Before he was promoted to GM, Brett Veach put Patrick Mahomes on Chiefs' radar
- Steelers' Bell nixed a five-year contract his agent had agreed on