Sunday, October 11, 2015
Texas' seldom-used backup infielder Hanser Alberto thrived in his moment in the spotlight, hitting a tiebreaking single in the 14th inning that helped the Rangers beat Toronto 6-4 on Friday, taking a 2-0 lead in their American League Division Series.
Saturday, October 10, 2015
Collin McHugh and the Houston Astros beat the Kansas City Royals at their own game on Thursday, relying on sharp pitching and stingy defense for a 5-2 victory in the opener of their American League Division Series.
Friday, October 9, 2015
Chicago's Jake Arrieta pitched a shutout to steer the Cubs to their first win in a playoff game for 12 years, beating Pittsburgh 4-0 on Wednesday in the National League wild-card game.
Thursday, October 8, 2015
Houston's Dallas Keuchel and his relievers shut out New York and led the Astros to a 3-0 win at Yankee Stadium on Tuesday in the American League wild-card game.
Ichiro Suzuki signed a US$2 million, one-year contract Tuesday to remain with the Miami Marlins in hopes of reaching 3,000 hits.
Tuesday, October 6, 2015
All of the playoff matchups were locked in Sunday on the final day of the Major League Baseball regular season, as Cole Hamels and the Texas Rangers finally clinched the American League West title.
Ichiro Suzuki has accomplished quite a bit in his major league career. Now he can cross pitching off the list.
Monday, October 5, 2015
Max Scherzer pitched his second no-hitter this season for Washington, striking out a team-record 17 and leading the Nationals over the NL East champion New York Mets 2-0 in Major League Baseball on Saturday for a doubleheader sweep.
Sunday, October 4, 2015
Troy Tulowitzki doubled and singled in his return to the Toronto lineup after missing three weeks with injuries as the American League East champion Blue Jays rallied past the Tampa Bay Rays 8-4 Friday night.
Saturday, October 3, 2015
The New York Yankees clinched an American League wild-card spot Thursday night, ending a two-year absence from the postseason by beating the Boston Red Sox 4-1.