Tuesday, May 7, 2013
Adeiny Hechavarria hit a grand slam and a bases-loaded triple off an ailing Roy Halladay on Sunday as he batted in seven runs for the Miami Marlins in a 14-2 National League victory over the Philadelphia Phillies.
Monday, May 6, 2013
Texas' Craig Gentry had an infield hit that produced two runs and later hit a two-run homer as the Rangers beat the Boston Red Sox 5-1 on Saturday.
Former New York Yankees outfielder Hideki Matsui received the People's Honor Award from Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe at an elaborate retirement ceremony on Sunday at Tokyo Dome.
Sunday, May 5, 2013
Texas' Adrian Beltre had a three-run double among his four hits as the Rangers beat the Boston Red Sox 7-0 on Friday in a clash of American League divisional leaders.
Saturday, May 4, 2013
Washington's Dan Haren pitched eight sharp innings as the Nationals put in another stellar defensive performance to beat the Atlanta Braves 3-1 on Thursday, cutting into their rivals' lead atop the National League East division.
Friday, May 3, 2013
Jordan Zimmermann turned in another dominant performance, allowing two hits over eight innings, and Ian Desmond hit a two-run homer in the fourth as the Washington Nationals finally beat the Atlanta Braves, 2-0 Wednesday.
Clay Buchholz pitched seven shutout innings to earn his major league-leading sixth win and Mike Napoli hit two of Boston's five home runs as the Red Sox routed the Toronto Blue Jays 10-1 on Wednesday.
Thursday, May 2, 2013
Tim Hudson was a dual threat in his 200th career win, combining with Anthony Varvaro on a three-hitter while adding a homer and a double to lead the Atlanta Braves to an 8-1 win over the Washington Nationals on Tuesday night.
Brandon Moss hit his second home run of the night with two outs in the bottom of the 19th inning to give the Oakland Athletics a 10-8 victory over the Los Angeles Angels early Tuesday in the longest major league game of the season.
Wednesday, May 1, 2013
Andrelton Simmons hit a tiebreaking sacrifice fly in the seventh inning, then made an eye-popping play to start the ninth as the Atlanta Braves beat the Washington Nationals 3-2 on Monday night and ended their four-game losing streak.