Thursday, June 25, 2015
Right-handed pitcher Carlos Martinez shook off a slow start and a fastball that hit him in the right shoulder to pitch seven innings and help the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Miami Marlins 4-3 Tuesday.
Wednesday, June 24, 2015
Kris Bryant connected twice for his first career multihomer game, helping the Chicago Cubs beat Clayton Kershaw and the Los Angeles Dodgers 4-2 on Monday.
Monday, June 22, 2015
Washington's Max Scherzer lost his bid for a perfect game in startling fashion, hitting a batter with a pitch with two outs in the ninth inning, and had to settle for a no-hitter as the Nationals beat Pittsburgh 6-0 on Saturday.
Sunday, June 21, 2015
Alex Rodriguez homered for his 3,000th career hit and smiled all the way around the bases as the New York Yankees beat the Detroit Tigers 7-2 Friday night, the highlight so far in what has become a resurgent season for the formerly disgraced slugger.
Alex Rodriguez homered for his 3,000th career hit on Friday and smiled all the way as he jogged around the bases in the highlight so far in what's become a resurgent season for the formerly disgraced slugger.
Saturday, June 20, 2015
Friday, June 19, 2015
Minnesota closer Glen Perkins wriggled out of trouble in the ninth inning to extend his perfect record this season and guide the Twins to a 3-1 win against majors-leading St. Louis on Wednesday.
Orioles southpaw Wei-yin Chen expressed his frustration on Twitter Tuesday at being demoted to High-A Fredrick, prompting some Taiwan fans to speculate online that the Orioles' decision might have something to do with Chen's contract.
Thursday, June 18, 2015
Texas' Robinson Chirinos hit a game-ending home run leading off the bottom of the ninth inning to give the Rangers a 3-2 victory over the National League West-leading Los Angeles Dodgers on Tuesday.
Wednesday, June 17, 2015
St. Louis' John Lackey pitched eight strong innings to guide the Cardinals to a hard-fought 3-2 win against Minnesota in interleague play on Monday, extending their already comfortable lead in the National League standings.