Sep 7, 2014, 6:55 PM EDT
Gerrit Cole got the win in Sunday’s start against the Cubs. Oh, and he also hit his first major league home run. All in a day’s work.
Sep 7, 2014, 6:05 PM EDT
The Brewers once appeared to be the class of the NL Central, but they fell to third place with a loss against the Cardinals on Sunday afternoon.
Sep 6, 2014, 11:10 PM EDT
Jose Abreu was on a tear, but he was stopped in his tracks by the potent arm of Corey Kluber.
Sep 6, 2014, 10:25 PM EDT
#2 hitters don’t often accrue 100 RBI, but Mike Trout will accomplish the feat soon.
Sep 6, 2014, 9:35 PM EDT
Tony La Russa will attempt to bring the old-school D’Backs into the 21st century with a heavier focus on statistical analysis.
Sep 6, 2014, 8:45 PM EDT
Paul Konerko is adamant about returning before the end of the season before he hangs up his spikes.
Sep 6, 2014, 7:56 PM EDT
Jonathan Lucroy hit his 48th double of the season on Saturday night against the Cardinals, breaking the record for catchers previously held by Ivan Rodriguez.
Sep 6, 2014, 7:30 PM EDT
The slumping Athletics appeared to be well on their way to another loss, but put together a three-run ninth inning to work off victors against the Astros on Saturday.
Sep 6, 2014, 7:05 PM EDT
If Joey Votto is healthy enough to return before the end of the season, Reds manager Bryan Price would like to see his first baseman back in the lineup.
Sep 6, 2014, 6:10 PM EDT
If you want to see Yu Darvish pitch, you’ll have to wait until 2015.
Sep 6, 2014, 5:20 PM EDT
Melky Cabrera’s 2014 season is over as he’ll need surgery to repair his broken pinkie finger. He says he wants to return to the Blue Jays next season.
Sep 6, 2014, 4:26 PM EDT
The Royals saw something they certainly did not want to see at this point in the season: Danny Duffy walking off the mound with an injury.
Sep 6, 2014, 4:20 PM EDT
Sean Doolittle threw a 20-pitch bullpen on Saturday morning and will travel with the Athletics to Chicago on Monday, which may indicate he could be activated during the week.
Sep 6, 2014, 3:30 PM EDT
Matt Harvey has been throwing bullpens, but the Mets intend to shut him down soon and have him begin a normal off-season. Harvey will attempt to return to the Mets’ rotation for the start of the 2015 regular season.
Sep 6, 2014, 2:40 PM EDT
Jorge Soler made an incredible throw to second base to retire the speedy Jose Tabata in Friday’s suspended game against the Cubs.
Sep 6, 2014, 1:50 PM EDT
The Nationals aren’t making any rash decisions with the closer’s role, opting to give Rafael Soriano a couple days off to work on his mechanics.
Sep 6, 2014, 1:05 PM EDT
Mo’ne Davis was on the Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon last night, showing off the arm that brought the Taney Dragons into the Little League World Series.
Sep 5, 2014, 11:50 PM EDT
Ben Revere had himself a ballgame. He hit his second career home run with two outs in the ninth to tie the ballgame, and maintained his batting average lead in the National League.
Sep 5, 2014, 11:30 PM EDT
Joakim Soria had another successful bullpen session. If he suffers no ill effects, the Tigers will take the next step to bring him along for an eventual return to the bullpen.
Sep 5, 2014, 11:01 PM EDT
Melky Cabrera suffered a broken pinkie finger diving back into first base on Friday night against the Red Sox. He’ll need season-ending surgery to repair the damage.
Sep 5, 2014, 10:40 PM EDT
The Royals released Bruce Chen one week after designating him for assignment. The 37-year-old has not had a fun 2014 season.
Sep 5, 2014, 9:50 PM EDT
Michael Morse had a cortisone injection for his ailing oblique injury and could return to the Giants’ lineup on Tuesday.
Sep 5, 2014, 9:00 PM EDT
Alex Rios is suffering from an infection in his right thumb and will miss at least a week of action.
Sep 5, 2014, 8:10 PM EDT
Brewers third baseman Hector Gomez tried to impede Jon Jay’s sight of a fly ball to right field, and Jay was ultimately thrown out to end the ninth inning. Gomez’s behavior irked Cardinals manager Mike Matheny.
Sep 5, 2014, 7:20 PM EDT
Josh Beckett’s hip injury has given him reason to consider retiring after 14 major league seasons.
- Monday’s White Sox/Orioles game postponed due to ongoing protests and violence in Baltimore 125
- Cardinals confirm Adam Wainwright is done for season with torn Achilles 18
- Source: Josh Hamilton rejected a trade to a National League team because he wanted to go back to Texas 46
- Deal done: Josh Hamilton traded to the Texas Rangers for cash considerations 48
- Pitchers batting is dumb and the DH should be universal 353
- And That Happened: Sunday’s scores and highlights 88
- Alex Rodriguez hits 659th career home run, now one shy of tying Willie Mays 60
- Max Scherzer doubtful for next start due to thumb injury 5
- Pitchers batting is dumb and the DH should be universal (354)
- Comment of the Day: do not underestimate the seriousness of the anti-DH crowd (195)
- The early leaders in MLB’s “Franchise Four” thing have been announced (166)
- The Royals and White Sox had a benches-clearing fracas, five players ejected (162)
- Protesters converge on Oriole Park at Camden Yards (149)