KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- The Detroit Tigers got the big inning they needed.
Then, the bullpen blew up. And then, for the first time in what has been the most trying of early season road trips, the offense punched back.
After ...Read more
ANAHEIM, Calif. -- The Atlanta Braves played an unusual and exciting game Monday night at Angel Stadium, one where Julio Teheran gave up three home runs but, on balance, pitched quite effectively.
A game where Braves ...Read more
PITTSBURGH -- Awakening from a slumber after going 37 minutes without taking a shot on goal, the Pittsburgh Penguins proved that they hadn't forgotten how to shoot and score, after all.
Rookie Jake Guentzel broke a tie by...Read more
ARLINGTON, Texas -- The waiting is the hardest part, and Adrian Beltre rarely has waited in his career for an injury to heal fully.
There was the botched appendix removal, and then the time he wished he had worn a cup, ...Read more
ANAHEIM, Calif. -- While the Los Angeles Angels took their first wobbly steps into an immediate future without star center fielder Mike Trout, slugger Albert Pujols moved another step closer to history Monday night.
SAN FRANCISCO -- Bryce Harper, his hip smarting from where he had absorbed Hunter Strickland's fastball, glowered at the pitcher and pointed his bat. He took two steps, then a third, before charging the mound. He tried to ...Read more
MIAMI -- Edinson Volquez is as happy-go-lucky as any player in the Miami Marlins' roster, endlessly upbeat and positive even through the team's and his own runs of poor play.
All sweaty after a routine afternoon stretch ...Read more
CLEVELAND -- The Indians celebrated Memorial Day with an artillery exhibition of sorts, pounding the Oakland A's with three home runs en route to a 5-3 win at Progressive Field.
Facing A's starter Daniel Mengden, Austin ...Read more
Survival [Kindle Edition]John Fahey
This memoir is about a boy born in northeast England in 1944, taken to western Ireland when five years old, brought back to England when he was nine and battered by his father throughout his teenage years. He struggled to survive with memories of Ireland, his trust in his Catholic faith, the ...
PITTSBURGH -- Using his most emphatic language to date, NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman said Monday that the league will not take a break next season to allow players to participate in the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang...Read more
Gary Bettman emphatically shot down any idea that the NHL would participate in the 2018 Olympics.
The commissioner was considerably less clear when asked about the abuse Penguins captain Sidney Crosby has endured this ...Read more
SAN DIEGO -- From the deer knife, to the fishing rod to the bottle of Wild Turkey, the basket of "favorite things" that Hunter Renfroe's wife stocked for an annual fundraising auction is so ... well ... Hunter Renfroe.
A ...Read more
ANAHEIM, Calif. -- The player the Los Angeles Angels can least afford to lose to injury will be out for at least a month and possibly more after star center fielder Mike Trout was diagnosed with a torn ulnar collateral ...Read more
DENVER -- It's a place where four-run leads give you no comfort and a one-run lead will leave you sweating out every decently hit fly ball.
Of all the venues where a lead never feels secured, Coors Field might be the most...Read more
PITTSBURGH -- Alen Hanson was first on the scene. The second baseman drifted toward the outfield, tracking the fly ball down the right-field line, and sped up once he saw Gregory Polanco, his teammate since their days at ...Read more
CHICAGO -- White Sox manager Rick Renteria said Melky Cabrera has been focused and "as relaxed as he has ever been" lately, and the veteran showed it Monday afternoon at Guaranteed Rate Field.
Cabrera drove in four runs ...Read more
ARLINGTON, Texas -- Third baseman Adrian Beltre was activated from the 10-day disabled list Monday by the Texas Rangers and was in the lineup for the first time this season.
Beltre played Thursday through Saturday at ...Read more
Right fielder Gregory Polanco, the Pirates' cleanup hitter, was removed from the game in the sixth inning Monday at PNC Park after running into the short fence in foul territory along the right-field line. Polanco was ...Read more
SAN FRANCISCO -- The baseball season is long. The memories of baseball players are longer.
Giants right-hander Hunter Strickland faced Washington Nationals outfielder Bryce Harper for the first time since the 2014 NL ...Read more
MINNEAPOLIS -- Intermittent rains passed through Target Field on Monday, poured ferociously for a few brief minutes, then disappeared. But it never stopped raining on the Twins' bullpen.
The Twins erupted for a season-...Read more
Royals starter Danny Duffy is expected to miss six to eight weeks after sustaining a Grade 1 plus oblique strain on Sunday afternoon in Cleveland.
The Royals placed Duffy on the 10-day disabled list on Monday afternoon. ...Read more
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