Saturday, June 14, 2014
San Francisco avoided a rare four-game series sweep at home by beating Washington 7-1 on Thursday, with veteran pitcher Tim Hudson continuing his impressive form for the majors-leading Giants.
Friday, June 13, 2014
Taiwanese left-hander Wei-Yin Chen (陳偉殷) threw seven scoreless innings Wednesday against the Boston Red Sox to win his seventh game of the season 6-0 and help the Baltimore Orioles clinch the three-game series at home.
Yu Darvish pitched his first complete game in the major leagues and Choo Shin-soo broke a long hitless streak with a three-run double as the Texas Rangers denied Miami's bid for a record interleague winning streak, beating the Marlins 6-0 Wednesday.
Thursday, June 12, 2014
Adam Wainwright became the National League's first nine-game winner as the St. Louis Cardinals beat Tampa Bay 1-0 on Tuesday, the Rays' third straight shutout loss.
Taiwan will be hosting the inaugural Premier 12 baseball tournament in 2015, the nation's baseball association told local media yesterday after Japan decided to drop the opportunity to host the international baseball event.
Wednesday, June 11, 2014
Lonnie Chisenhall hit three homers and nine RBIs in a five-hit game to lead the Cleveland Indians to a 17-7 victory over the Texas Rangers on Monday.
Tuesday, June 10, 2014
Brandon Moss hit a grand slam and Scott Kazmir threw seven scoreless innings as the Oakland Athletics beat the Baltimore Orioles 11-1 Sunday in a game that featured another bench-clearing confrontation between the teams.
Monday, June 9, 2014
Baltimore's highly regarded young pitcher Kevin Gausman earned his first major-league win as a starter after being called up from the minors earlier in the day, steering the Orioles to a 6-3 win over American League leader Oakland on Saturday.
Sunday, June 8, 2014
new opponent from a different league did nothing to interrupt Toronto's winning run as the Blue Jays beat St. Louis 3-1 on Friday to move six games clear atop the American League East division.
For the first three rounds of the playoffs, LeBron James ran roughshod over the competition, barging through defenses like child's play and picking up field goals like they were on sale at bargain prices.