Saturday, July 12, 2014
New York Yankees star pitcher Masahiro Tanaka, whose 12 wins are the most in Major League Baseball, has a torn right elbow ligament and will miss at least six weeks, the club announced Thursday.
Friday, July 11, 2014
Max Scherzer pitched seven impressive innings, outdueling Zack Greinke and helping the Detroit Tigers beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 4-1 on Wednesday.
Masahiro Tanaka was placed on the 15-day disabled list Wednesday, perhaps the biggest blow yet to the New York Yankees' battered rotation.
Thursday, July 10, 2014
Detroit pitching ace Justin Verlander gave up five runs in the first inning yet the Tigers emphatically responded by pouring on plenty of runs themselves to beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 14-5 in Tuesday's interleague clash of divisional leaders.
Wednesday, July 9, 2014
Oakland's Jesse Chavez matched a career high with nine strikeouts to steer the majors-leading Athletics to a 5-0 win over San Francisco in Friday's opening game of the grudge series between the Bay Area rivals.
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.