Thursday, July 2, 2015
Chicago White Sox pitcher Chris Sale matched a major league record by striking out at least 10 batters in eight straight starts, and the visitors outlasted the St. Louis Cardinals 2-1 in 11 innings on Tuesday.
Wednesday, July 1, 2015
Houston's Chris Carter and Jose Altuve homered in a strong start by the Astros, who beat Kansas City 6-1 on Monday in a clash of the American League's two top teams.
Tuesday, June 30, 2015
In an astonishing debut, Steven Matz became the only major league pitcher to drive in four runs in his first career game while leading the New York Mets to a 7-2 victory over the Cincinnati Reds on Sunday.
Monday, June 29, 2015
New York catcher Brian McCann hit a grand slam as the Yankees won 9-6 at Houston on Saturday in a see-sawing contest that needed two surges by the visitors to win.
Sunday, June 28, 2015
St. Louis' Peter Bourjos scored the winning run on a throwing error in the 10th inning to give the majors-leading Cardinals a 3-2 win against the Chicago Cubs on Friday.
Saturday, June 27, 2015
Houston's Dallas Keuchel struck out a career-high 12 batters in his second shutout in less than a month to lead the Astros past the New York Yankees 4-0 on Thursday, extending their lead in the American League West division.
Baseball history was made on a field of wistful dreams in California's wine country Thursday with the appearance of the sport's first openly gay active professional.
Friday, June 26, 2015
Toronto's Marco Estrada threw a career-high 129 pitches in another strong performance that helped the Blue Jays beat Tampa Bay 1-0 in 12 innings of dominant defense, cutting the Rays' lead atop the American League East division.
Thursday, June 25, 2015
Taiwanese pitcher Chien-Ming Wang's (王建民) agents announced Wednesday that he has signed a contract with the Southern Maryland Blue Crabs, an independent baseball league and member of the Freedom Division of the Atlantic League of Professional Baseball.
Taiwanese baseball pitcher Wei-yin Chen (陳偉殷), who plays for the Baltimore Orioles, will start a game for the team against the Cleveland Indians after a surprise assignment to the minor leagues on June 17.