Monday, August 24, 2015
Scott Kazmir pitched six solid innings, and Jose Altuve and Luis Valbuena homered as the Houston Astros defeated Zack Greinke and the Los Angeles Dodgers 3-1 Saturday.
Taiwan defeated Puerto Rico 6-0 in the 2015 Junior League Baseball World Series in Michigan on Saturday, finishing at the top of the international group and advancing to the final, which will be held Sunday.
Sunday, August 23, 2015
Saturday, August 22, 2015
Pittsburgh starting pitcher Charlie Morton combined with two relievers to shut out San Francisco and guide the Pirates to a 4-0 win on Thursday that saw them edge within 4-1/2 games of the National League Central Division lead.
Friday, August 21, 2015
St. Louis' Yadier Molina hit his 100th career home run in the bottom of the eighth inning to lift the Cardinals to a 4-3 win against San Francisco on Wednesday, helping the Cards maintain a five-game divisional lead.
Thursday, August 20, 2015
Pittsburgh's Pedro Florimon drove in the winning run with two outs in the bottom of the 15th inning to give the Pirates a 9-8 win against Arizona on Tuesday.
Wednesday, August 19, 2015
St. Louis rookie Stephen Piscotty hit a triple and scored the go-ahead run to give the Cardinals a 2-1 win against San Francisco on Monday, re-establishing a six-game lead in the National League Central Division.
Tuesday, August 18, 2015
Chris Sale matched a career high with 15 strikeouts while pitching seven scoreless innings as the Chicago White Sox ended the crosstown Cubs' nine-game winning streak with a 3-1 victory Sunday.
Taiwan is set to reopen the Asia winter baseball league at the end of 2015, according to the Chinese Professional Baseball League (CPBL).
Monday, August 17, 2015
Masahiro Tanaka allowed just five hits for his first complete game in more than a year, leading the New York Yankees to a 4-1 victory over the Toronto Blue Jays on Saturday.