Sunday, October 13, 2013
Carlos Beltran played a starring role for the St. Louis Cardinals as the hosts out-lasted the Los Angeles Dodgers 3-2 in a 13-inning marathon to claim the opener of the best-of-seven National League Championship Series on Friday.
Taiwan native Major League pitcher Chen-Chang Lee (李振昌) yesterday expressed hope that he would be included in the Cleveland Indians roster out of spring training next year.
Taiwan's national baseball team suffered a surprise defeat at the East Asian Games yesterday with a 5-3 loss to South Korea at the games held in Tianjin, China.
Saturday, October 12, 2013
Detroit won through to another appearance in the American League Championship Series by beating Oakland 3-0 on Friday, sealing a 3-2 series victory, with Justin Verlander in dominant form on the mound.
Friday, October 11, 2013
St. Louis advanced to the National League Championship Series by beating Pittsburgh 6-1 in their winner-take-all game on Wednesday, clinching the NL Division Series 3-2.
Joe Girardi will be back as manager of the New York Yankees after signing a four-year deal on Wednesday that will keep him with the Bronx Bombers through 2017.
China's baseball team shocked Taiwan with an upset 4-3 in an extra inning at the East Asian Games Thursday, marking only the third time that China has prevailed over the stronger Taiwan side in an international tournament.
Thursday, October 10, 2013
The Boston Red Sox advanced to the American League Championship Series with a 3-1 victory over the Tampa Bay Rays on Tuesday, while the Detroit Tigers forced a decisive fifth game in their series with an 8-6 win over the Oakland Athletics.
Wednesday, October 9, 2013
The Los Angeles Dodgers advanced to the National League Championship Series for the first time since 2009 by beating Atlanta 4-3 in Game 4 of their opening round playoff series Monday.
Jose Lobaton clubbed a game-winning homer in the ninth to lift Tampa Bay to a 5-4 win over Boston in Game 3 of their opening round Major League Baseball playoff series.