Boston hit a season-high nine doubles and Brock Holt hit a two-run homer in a 12-5 win against Texas on Monday which gave the Red Sox victory in the opening game of a key series between American League contenders.
Toronto matched its season high for hits and racked up its most runs in a game for six years in crushing Cleveland 17-1 on Sunday, providing a stern reality check for the Indians, who had soared to the top of the American League Central division.
New York Mets veteran Bartolo Colon outpitched Chicago Cubs ace Jake Arrieta to give the hosts a 4-3 win and inflict a regular-season road loss on the Cubs ace for the first time in 14 months.
David Ortiz celebrated two milestones on one hit as the Boston Red Sox survived two very close calls on Friday night.
If you're a baseball fan outside of Taiwan, chances are you've never heard of Wang Po Jung (王柏融). If you have, you probably only know him as the "bat-flipping maniac" as Deadspin recently dubbed him. While he does have one of the finest bat flips in all of baseball, he's also one of the best young position players that this small island nation has ever produced. He's a superstar in the making and a name that baseball fans around the world need to know.
A dominant performance from Carlos Carrasco gave the Cleveland Indians their longest winning streak in Major League Baseball in nearly 65 years.
Philadelphia manager Pete Mackanin wasn't sure what to say after a wild game that included 32 hits, 17 runs, great plays and bizarre sequences.
Jose Reyes was a big hit with fans in his return to New York. The longtime Mets star received a warm welcome from the crowd and played errorless defense at a new position Sunday in his first minor league game since rejoining the organization.
Miami's Justin Bour and Giancarlo Stanton each drove in three runs to power the Marlins to a come-from-behind 9-6 win against the stumbling Chicago Cubs on Saturday.
Boston's Mookie Betts hit a two-run homer with two out in the ninth inning before Dustin Pedroia scored the tiebreaking run on a wild pitch as the Red Sox won 8-7 at Texas on Friday in a clash of American League contenders.