Tuesday, August 19, 2014
Michael Cuddyer hit for the cycle, including a two-run double in Colorado's five-run eighth inning, as the Rockies beat the Cincinnati Reds 10-5 on Sunday to complete a doubleheader sweep.
Monday, August 18, 2014
David Ortiz hit a pair of two-run homers, including his 400th in a Red Sox uniform, and drove in a career high-equaling six runs to power Boston past the Houston Astros 10-7.
New York Yankees pitcher Masahiro Tanaka, rehabbing a torn elbow ligament, threw 25 fastballs off a bullpen mound on Saturday and said he felt no pain.
Taiwan won the 2014 Junior League World Series championship in Taylor, Michigan on Saturday local time, beating a Texas U.S. baseball team 9 to 1.
Sunday, August 17, 2014
Milwaukee's Lyle Overbay drove in three runs with a two-out double in the eighth inning, lifting the Brewers to a 6-3 win at the Los Angeles Dodgers in Friday's clash of National League divisional leaders.
Saturday, August 16, 2014
Kansas City's Nori Aoki and Billy Butler each drove in two runs during a five-run seventh inning that rallied the surging Royals to a 7-3 win over Oakland on Thursday, keeping them top of the American League Central division.
Major League Baseball will have a new boss from January after chief operating officer Rob Manfred was elected Thursday to succeed the long-serving Bud Selig as commissioner.
A cousin of New York Yankees star Alex Rodriguez has pleaded not guilty to federal charges arising from the Major League Baseball doping scandal centered around a Miami-area clinic.
Thursday, August 14, 2014
Oakland's Josh Donaldson homered twice and drove in four runs to power the Athletics to an 11-3 win at Kansas City in Tuesday's clash of divisional leaders, ending the Royals' eight-game winning streak.
Wednesday, August 13, 2014
Kansas City won its eighth straight game and took over the lead in the American League Central division by edging Oakland 3-2 on Monday, led by pitcher Yordano Ventura.