Friday, June 20, 2014
The Kansas City Royals won their 10th straight game, extending their best streak in 20 years when Jeremy Guthrie and a lucky hop helped them beat the Detroit Tigers 2-1.
Thursday, June 19, 2014
Leadership of the American League's three divisions were in focus in Tuesday's Major League Baseball action, with Kansas City overtaking Detroit atop the Central, while Toronto lost and Oakland won against divisional rivals.
Wednesday, June 18, 2014
Baseball Hall of Famer Tony Gwynn, the ebullient slugger who was once the face of the San Diego Padres, died Monday of cancer at the age of 54.
Texas relished its return to the happy hunting ground of Oakland by beating the Athletics 14-8 on Monday, with Donnie Murphy hitting two home runs for the Rangers.
Tuesday, June 17, 2014
Matt Adams homered for the third straight game as the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Washington Nationals 5-2 Sunday for a series sweep.
Monday, June 16, 2014
Rookie Eugenio Suarez hit a leadoff homer and a run-scoring double in Detroit's seven-run third inning, and the slumping Tigers beat the Minnesota Twins 12-9, while the Colorado Rockies again stunned the MLB-leading San Francisco Giants on Saturday.
Sunday, June 15, 2014
Colorado rallied with five runs in the ninth inning to stun major league-leading San Francisco in their own ballpark on Friday, beating the Giants 7-4.
Saturday, June 14, 2014
San Francisco avoided a rare four-game series sweep at home by beating Washington 7-1 on Thursday, with veteran pitcher Tim Hudson continuing his impressive form for the majors-leading Giants.
Friday, June 13, 2014
Taiwanese left-hander Wei-Yin Chen (陳偉殷) threw seven scoreless innings Wednesday against the Boston Red Sox to win his seventh game of the season 6-0 and help the Baltimore Orioles clinch the three-game series at home.
Yu Darvish pitched his first complete game in the major leagues and Choo Shin-soo broke a long hitless streak with a three-run double as the Texas Rangers denied Miami's bid for a record interleague winning streak, beating the Marlins 6-0 Wednesday.