Sunday, June 28, 2015
St. Louis' Peter Bourjos scored the winning run on a throwing error in the 10th inning to give the majors-leading Cardinals a 3-2 win against the Chicago Cubs on Friday.
Saturday, June 27, 2015
Houston's Dallas Keuchel struck out a career-high 12 batters in his second shutout in less than a month to lead the Astros past the New York Yankees 4-0 on Thursday, extending their lead in the American League West division.
Baseball history was made on a field of wistful dreams in California's wine country Thursday with the appearance of the sport's first openly gay active professional.
Friday, June 26, 2015
Toronto's Marco Estrada threw a career-high 129 pitches in another strong performance that helped the Blue Jays beat Tampa Bay 1-0 in 12 innings of dominant defense, cutting the Rays' lead atop the American League East division.
Thursday, June 25, 2015
Taiwanese pitcher Chien-Ming Wang's (王建民) agents announced Wednesday that he has signed a contract with the Southern Maryland Blue Crabs, an independent baseball league and member of the Freedom Division of the Atlantic League of Professional Baseball.
Taiwanese baseball pitcher Wei-yin Chen (陳偉殷), who plays for the Baltimore Orioles, will start a game for the team against the Cleveland Indians after a surprise assignment to the minor leagues on June 17.
Right-handed pitcher Carlos Martinez shook off a slow start and a fastball that hit him in the right shoulder to pitch seven innings and help the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Miami Marlins 4-3 Tuesday.
Wednesday, June 24, 2015
Kris Bryant connected twice for his first career multihomer game, helping the Chicago Cubs beat Clayton Kershaw and the Los Angeles Dodgers 4-2 on Monday.
Monday, June 22, 2015
Washington's Max Scherzer lost his bid for a perfect game in startling fashion, hitting a batter with a pitch with two outs in the ninth inning, and had to settle for a no-hitter as the Nationals beat Pittsburgh 6-0 on Saturday.
Sunday, June 21, 2015
Alex Rodriguez homered for his 3,000th career hit and smiled all the way around the bases as the New York Yankees beat the Detroit Tigers 7-2 Friday night, the highlight so far in what has become a resurgent season for the formerly disgraced slugger.