Tuesday, September 23, 2014
Vance Worley pitched eight sparkling innings, Russell Martin hit a late RBI single and the Pittsburgh Pirates trapped a runner in the ninth to edge Milwaukee 1-0 in Major League Baseball on Sunday, extending their wild-card lead over the Brewers.
Taiwan's national baseball team yesterday easily cruised past Hong Kong in a 12-0 decision over seven innings as it made its debut at the baseball event of the Incheon Asian Games held in South Korea.
Monday, September 22, 2014
Joe Nathan and the Detroit Tigers escaped a ninth-inning jam to hold off the Kansas City Royals 3-2 in Major League Baseball on Saturday and boost their AL Central lead.
Sunday, September 21, 2014
Clayton Kershaw became Major League Baseball's first 20-game winner and A.J. Ellis hit a pair of two-run homers, leading the Los Angeles Dodgers to a 14-5 victory over the Chicago Cubs in Major League Baseball on Friday.
Saturday, September 20, 2014
Sonny Gray and the Oakland Athletics fell out of the top American League wild-card spot with a 7-2 loss to Texas on Thursday that gave the Rangers a three-game sweep.
Friday, September 19, 2014
The Los Angeles Angels clinched the American League West title Wednesday, getting seven dominant innings from C.J. Wilson in a 5-0 victory over the Seattle Mariners.
Thursday, September 18, 2014
The Baltimore Orioles and Washington Nationals became the second and third teams to book their places in Major League Baseball's playoffs, clinching the American League East and National League East titles respectively with victories on Tuesday.
Japanese pitcher Masahiro Tanaka is tentatively scheduled make his first major league start in more than two months on Sunday, New York Yankees manager Joe Girardi said Tuesday.
Wednesday, September 17, 2014
His latest outing was far from perfect but it was enough for Taiwanese pitcher Wei-yin Chen to notch his career-high 16th win in a single season as the Baltimore Orioles beat the Toronto Blue Jays 5-2 at Camden Yards on Monday night.
The Los Angeles Angels became the first team in the major leagues to clinch a playoff spot Monday after Matt Shoemaker allowed five hits into the eighth inning of an 8-1 victory over the Seattle Mariners.