Wednesday, August 6, 2014
The Los Angeles Angels beat the cross-town Dodgers 5-0 on Monday in the opening of the latest Freeway Series, with Garrett Richards pitching his first career shutout.
New York Yankees star pitcher Masahiro Tanaka made his first throws Monday since being injured last month and was optimistic after the session he can avoid major tendon replacement surgery.
Tuesday, August 5, 2014
Brett Gardner hit a tiebreaking home run in the sixth inning for one of his three hits, helping the New York Yankees beat the Boston Red Sox 8-7 on Sunday.
Monday, August 4, 2014
Derek Jeter had a two-run double, Mark Teixeira hit a solo homer and New York's bullpen worked 4 1-3 solid innings, leading the Yankees to a 6-4 victory over the Boston Red Sox on Saturday.
Sunday, August 3, 2014
The four inductees into the debut Taiwanese Baseball Hall of Fame were honored at a ceremony at a New Taipei baseball stadium yesterday to publicly honor those who have made significant contributions to the development of baseball in Taiwan.
A Taiwanese team of 11- and 12-year-old baseball players defeated their American hosts 4-1 Friday to reach their first victory at the 2014 Bronco World Series.
Saturday, August 2, 2014
Los Angeles is the hot city as the Major League Baseball season heads into August, with both the Angels and the Dodgers winning on Thursday to assert their credentials as pennant contenders in their respective leagues.
Cuban slugger Yoenis Cespedes was sent from the Oakland A's to Boston on Thursday for star pitcher Jon Lester and outfielder Jonny Gomes just ahead of Major League Baseball's trade deadline.
Kansas City's Raul Ibanez homered to break his own franchise record for oldest Royals player to clear the fences, and that single shot was enough for the visitors to beat Oakland 1-0 on Friday and cut the Athletics' division lead to a single game.
Friday, August 1, 2014
Matt Kemp singled in the winning run in the bottom of the 10th inning and Zack Greinke struck out a season-high 13 batters as the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Atlanta Braves 3-2 on Wednesday for their season-best fifth straight victory.