Friday, October 11, 2013
China's baseball team shocked Taiwan with an upset 4-3 in an extra inning at the East Asian Games Thursday, marking only the third time that China has prevailed over the stronger Taiwan side in an international tournament.
Thursday, October 10, 2013
The Boston Red Sox advanced to the American League Championship Series with a 3-1 victory over the Tampa Bay Rays on Tuesday, while the Detroit Tigers forced a decisive fifth game in their series with an 8-6 win over the Oakland Athletics.
Wednesday, October 9, 2013
The Los Angeles Dodgers advanced to the National League Championship Series for the first time since 2009 by beating Atlanta 4-3 in Game 4 of their opening round playoff series Monday.
Jose Lobaton clubbed a game-winning homer in the ninth to lift Tampa Bay to a 5-4 win over Boston in Game 3 of their opening round Major League Baseball playoff series.
Taiwan's national baseball team continued its winning streak in the East Asian Games on Tuesday by steamrolling Japan 11-0, marking the team's third win in the preliminaries of the games taking place in Tianjin, China.
Tuesday, October 8, 2013
The Pittsburgh Pirates beat the St. Louis Cardinals 5-3 Sunday, putting the Pirates on the brink of reaching the second round of the Major League Baseball playoffs.
Monday, October 7, 2013
Stephen Vogt hit an RBI single in the ninth inning to lift the Oakland Athletics to a 1-0 win over the Detroit Tigers and level their American League division series at a game apiece.
Taiwan routed Guam on Sunday, finishing 15-0 ahead of time in the first men's baseball match of the East Asian Games in Tianjin, China.
Sunday, October 6, 2013
Gerrit Cole gave up two hits in six dominant innings and had an RBI in his playoff debut as the Pittsburgh Pirates beat the St. Louis Cardinals 7-1 Friday to even their National League division series at a game apiece.
New York Yankees slugger Alex Rodriguez has sued Major League Baseball and Commissioner Bud Selig and accused them of trying to destroy his reputation and his career.