Tuesday, July 8, 2014
Jeff Samardzija pitched seven strong innings to win his Oakland debut as the Athletics beat the Toronto Blue Jays 4-2 Sunday to complete a four-game sweep.
Monday, July 7, 2014
Andrelton Simmons drove in four runs, Aaron Harang won his third straight start and the Atlanta Braves beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 10-4 Saturday for their season-high ninth straight victory.
A team of Taiwanese baseball players earned the right to represent the Asia-Pacific region at the Junior League World Series this year after beating Hong Kong 7-0 Saturday in the qualification tournament.
Sunday, July 6, 2014
Melky Cabrera couldn't corral Nick Punto's double with one out in the 12th inning, sending the surging Oakland Athletics to a 1-0 victory over the Toronto Blue Jays in Major League Baseball on Friday.
Saturday, July 5, 2014
Oakland pitcher Sonny Gray bounced back from his worst start of the season to steer the major league-leading Athletics to a 4-1 home win over Toronto on Thursday.
The World Baseball Softball Confederation (WBSC) announced on July 2 the launching of the “Premier12” world championship, a new men's National Team baseball event, which will be staged in November 2015 in Taiwan and feature the world's top 12 baseball powerhouses.
Friday, July 4, 2014
Barry Bonds is getting a second chance, hardly surprising because baseball is a game of second chances.
Thursday, July 3, 2014
Rick Porcello allowed just four hits for his second straight shutout to lead the Detroit Tigers to a 3-0 victory over the Oakland Athletics on Tuesday.
Wednesday, July 2, 2014
Detroit's Rajai Davis hit his third career grand slam in the ninth inning to lift the Tigers to a 5-4 home win over Oakland in Monday's clash of the top two teams in the American League.