Thursday, September 4, 2014
Masahiro Tanaka plans to throw a bullpen practice session this week, the next step for the injured New York Yankees ace pitcher as he tries to overcome a recent setback.
Tuesday, September 2, 2014
Mike Trout hit his career-high 31st homer and drove in three runs as the Los Angeles Angels finished off a four-game sweep, beating the Oakland Athletics 8-1 Sunday.
Monday, September 1, 2014
The Los Angeles Angels used eight pitchers — a club record for a nine-inning game — in a 2-0 victory over Oakland on Saturday to increase their American League West lead over the Athletics to four games.
Sunday, August 31, 2014
The Washington Nationals hit four home runs off Seattle ace Felix Hernandez in an 8-3 win on Friday, moving clear top of the National League standings while dropping the Mariners out of a share of the provisional wild-card places.
Masahiro Tanaka is out indefinitely after suffering soreness in his right arm following a simulated game exercise, the New York Yankees announced Friday.
Saturday, August 30, 2014
The Los Angeles Angels beat Oakland 4-3 in 10 innings in Thursday's opening game of a vital four-game series between the top two teams in the American League, with Howie Kendrick's sacrifice fly deciding a game that ended in controversy.
Friday, August 29, 2014
The Los Angeles Angels maintained their narrow lead atop the American League standings by beating Miami 6-1 on Wednesday, with Mike Trout hitting his 30th home run of the season to tie his career high.
Thursday, August 28, 2014
Pittsburgh pinch-hitter Ike Davis launched a tiebreaking, three-run homer in the eighth inning that lifted the Pirates to a vital 5-2 win over St. Louis on Wednesday and boosted their fragile playoff hopes.
Taiwan scored an easy win over Singapore on the first day of the 8th Asian 12U Baseball Championship in the Philippines Wednesday, beating its rival 27-0 in just three innings.
Wednesday, August 27, 2014
Miami's Giancarlo Stanton hit a three-run homer to lead the Marlins to a 7-1 win over Los Angeles on Monday, dropping the Angels back into a tie with Oakland for the American League lead.