Saturday, April 20, 2013
It was minus-2 degrees when Jon Garland threw the first pitch Thursday, and he worked seven solid innings to give the Colorado Rockies an 11-3 win over the New York Mets in the wrap-up of a wintry series at Coors Field.
Friday, April 19, 2013
Travis Hafner hit a pinch-hit go-ahead home run in the eighth inning as host New York erased a 3-0 deficit and downed the Arizona Diamondbacks for the second consecutive night.
Thursday, April 18, 2013
Mike Napoli hit a three-run double in Boston's seven-run second inning as the Red Sox, playing with heavy hearts one day after the deadly bombings back home, beat the Cleveland Indians 7-2 on Tuesday night.
Jason Heyward, Justin Upton and Dan Uggla homered in the eighth inning, and Juan Francisco hit a pair of solo shots earlier in the game to help the Atlanta Braves win their 10th straight with a 6-3 victory over the Kansas City Royals in an interleague matchup Tuesday night.
Taiwanese fans who want to cheer for native son Wei-Yin Chen at Orioles' home games in Baltimore will have the chance to attend games at discounted prices, according to Taiwan's representative office in the United States Tuesday.
Wednesday, April 17, 2013
Brandon Phillips hit a tiebreaking two-run single in the eighth inning as hosts the Cincinnati Reds downed the Philadelphia Phillies 4-2 to snap a five-game losing streak.
Tuesday, April 16, 2013
Justin Upton and Andrelton Simmons homered to help the Atlanta Braves win their ninth in row as Paul Maholm beat the Washington Nationals 9-0 Sunday to complete a three-game sweep.
Clay Buchholz didn't allow a hit until Kelly Johnson's broken-bat single leading off the eighth inning, helping the Boston Red Sox beat the Tampa Bay Rays 5-0 on Sunday.
Monday, April 15, 2013
Tim Hudson pitched seven innings of four-hit ball, Evan Gattis homered, and the Atlanta Braves beat Stephen Strasburg and the Washington Nationals 3-1 Saturday for their eighth straight victory.
Prince Fielder homered for the second straight game, Torii Hunter hit his first clout since joining Detroit to help back Justin Verlander and the Tigers snapped the Oakland Athletics' nine-game winning streak with a 7-3 victory Saturday.