A Taiwanese team of 11- and 12-year-olds won the Pony Baseball League's 2016 Bronco World Series in California on Monday, defeating a Puerto Rican team 4-0 in the championship game.
Ichiro Suzuki defined his career with speed and sharp hits. It was only fitting he flashed both in his historic moment.
Chicago's Matt Szczur scored on a wild pitch with two outs in the ninth inning to give the Cubs a 5-4 comeback victory over Miami on Wednesday, dropping the Marlins out of the provisional wildcard berths in the National League.
Baltimore pitcher Dylan Bundy held Texas hitless over the first five innings to set up a 5-1 win for the Orioles in Tuesday's clash of divisional leaders, keeping them top of the tightly fought American League East.
Chicago's Kyle Hendricks pitched the second shutout of his career to steer the Cubs to a 5-0 win against Miami on Monday, giving the bullpen a much-needed breather.
Baltimore's Adam Jones hit a three-run homer in the 12th inning to seal a 6-2 win for the Orioles at Toronto on Sunday, leapfrogging the Blue Jays back to the top of the American League East division.
Nothing like a pre-dawn phone call from Red Sox slugger David Ortiz to get you out of bed.
San Francisco overcame an early three-run deficit to beat Washington 5-3 on Saturday and hang onto the outright lead in the National League West division.
Jose Bautista, Edwin Encarnacion and Troy Tulowitzki each hit solo home runs in the first inning, Marco Estrada ended a four-start winless streak and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the Baltimore Orioles 6-5 on Friday.
The Chicago Cubs saved their scoring and drama until the later innings. Aroldis Chapman then capped it in his Cubs debut, even in a non-save situation.