Saturday, June 27, 2015
Baseball history was made on a field of wistful dreams in California's wine country Thursday with the appearance of the sport's first openly gay active professional.
Friday, June 26, 2015
Toronto's Marco Estrada threw a career-high 129 pitches in another strong performance that helped the Blue Jays beat Tampa Bay 1-0 in 12 innings of dominant defense, cutting the Rays' lead atop the American League East division.
Thursday, June 25, 2015
Taiwanese pitcher Chien-Ming Wang's (王建民) agents announced Wednesday that he has signed a contract with the Southern Maryland Blue Crabs, an independent baseball league and member of the Freedom Division of the Atlantic League of Professional Baseball.
Taiwanese baseball pitcher Wei-yin Chen (陳偉殷), who plays for the Baltimore Orioles, will start a game for the team against the Cleveland Indians after a surprise assignment to the minor leagues on June 17.
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