| Sep 15, 2013
| 4:53 PM
Max Scherzer could only watch as the lead, and another shot at his 20th victory, slipped away.
The Detroit right-hander didn't mind, especially once Alex Avila's home run put the Tigers ahead again moments later.
Avila hit two home runs, including a...
| Sep 29, 2013
| 3:21 PM
The eyes of the baseball world will be on Texas on Monday, when the Rangers and Tampa Bay Rays play a one-game tiebreaker for the final postseason spot in the American League.
The winner of the Rangers-Rays game advances to another sudden-death game,...
| Jul 14, 2013
| 8:22 PM
With one final power surge before the All-Star break, first baseman Chris Davis earned a place in the record book.
Davis hit his 37th home run to tie the American League record for home runs before the break, and the Baltimore Orioles cruised past the...
| Jul 23, 2013
| 5:19 PM
All-Star second baseman Dustin Pedroia is close to a contract that could keep him with the Boston Red Sox for his entire career.
A person with knowledge of the talks said Tuesday that Pedroia is in the process of agreeing to a deal adding $100 million...
| Jul 27, 2013
| 1:24 PM
Newhall Hart keeps turning out top college and pro prospects. Just this week, former Indians outfielder Steve Susdorf made his major-league debut for the Philadelphia Phillies.
James Shields, Chris Valaika and Trevor Bauer reached the majors in recent...
| Jul 28, 2013
| 3:46 PM
Derek Jeter hit a home run on the first pitch he saw to give the New York Yankees a jolt in his return from the disabled list and Alfonso Soriano hit a game-ending single that lifted the club over the Tampa Bay Rays, 6-5, Sunday to avoid a three-game...
| Oct 3, 2013
| 8:11 PM
ST. LOUIS — Carlos Beltran, Adam Wainwright and the St. Louis Cardinals gave Pittsburgh a quick reality jolt.
Beltran's three-run homer sparked a seven-run third inning Thursday and the Cardinals got seven stingy innings from Wainwright to open...
| Oct 6, 2013
| 8:25 PM
PITTSBURGH — A.J. Burnett calls Pittsburgh Pirates teammate Andrew McCutchen the most humble superstar with whom he has played.
"Just as loose as can be all the time," Burnett said. "He wears his pride on his sleeve when he plays."
| Oct 7, 2013
| 10:00 PM
Juan Uribe, almost booed out of town after two disappointing seasons with the Dodgers, continued his redemption in dramatic fashion.
Uribe hit a two-run homer in the bottom of the eighth to give the Dodgers a 4-3 comeback victory Monday night at...
| Oct 8, 2013
| 8:17 AM
You may have heard that the Dodgers advanced to the National League Championship Series on Monday when they defeated the Atlanta Braves, 4-3, in Game 4 of the NLDS. Up next for the Dodgers: Game 1 of the NLCS on Friday. But who will they play? We won't...
| Oct 7, 2013
| 11:23 AM
The Dodgers became the first team to clinch a division series, defeating the Braves, 3-1, in the series. The victory advances the Dodgers to the National League Championship Series, where they'll play the winner of the Pittsburgh Pirates-St. Louis...