Tuesday, October 1, 2013
The Tampa Bay Rays and Texas Rangers are pushing this regular season to game No. 163.
Monday, September 30, 2013
Neil Walker hit two of Pittsburgh's six homers — its biggest power surge in six years — and the Pirates clinched home-field advantage for the NL's wild card playoff game by beating the Cincinnati Reds 8-3 on Saturday.
The Cleveland Indians won their ninth straight game and took sole possession of the AL wild-card lead on the next-to-last scheduled day of the regular season, beating Minnesota 5-1 Saturday behind Scott Kazmir's 11 strikeouts.
Alex Rodriguez said dealing with his 211-game suspension stemming from baseball's Biogenesis drug investigation has been a “big burden” and adds he's ready to face it “head on” when the arbitration hearing on his grievance begins Monday.
Sunday, September 29, 2013
The St. Louis Cardinals clinched their first NL Central division title in four years, beating the Chicago Cubs 7-0 Friday behind the strong pitching of Lance Lynn and home runs by David Freese and Matt Holliday.
Carlos Santana and Asdrubal Cabrera both had two doubles and Jason Kipnis was a homer short of the cycle as the Cleveland Indians had 17 hits in a 12-6 victory over the Minnesota Twins on Friday.
Saturday, September 28, 2013
Mariano Rivera said goodbye to Yankee Stadium with hugs, tears and cheers.
Jason Heyward had a career-high five hits, including a leadoff home run, and Atlanta rode a five-run first inning to a 7-1 victory over Philadelphia on Thursday night.
As the cheers and chants for a sobbing Mariano Rivera shook Yankee Stadium, his long-time teammate Derek Jeter walked to the pitcher's mound and delivered the message no one really wanted to hear.
Former Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Hung-Chih Kuo (郭泓志) has agreed to join the Taiwan pro-baseball team Uni-President 7-Eleven Lions for an undisclosed fee.