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  • Energy level not there for Arizona in 4-1 loss to Astros

    Updated: 9 hr ago

    HOUSTON (AP) — Arizona Diamondbacks manager Chip Hale made it clear after Sunday's 4-1 loss to the Houston Astros that he wasn't happy with his team's energy level. Collin McHugh threw seven solid innings, and Carlos Gomez delivered a two-run, go-ahead single to lead Houston. "We just didn't...

  • McHugh goes 7 innings, Astros beat Diamondbacks 4-1

    Updated: 9 hr ago

    HOUSTON (AP) — The last year has been a complete turnaround for Collin McHugh. McHugh kept that turnaround from his first major league season going Sunday. The right-hander threw seven solid innings, and Carlos Gomez delivered a two-run, go-ahead single as the Houston Astros beat the Arizona...

  • Cabrera's double in 8th helps Rays to 4-3 win over Red Sox

    Updated: 9 hr ago

    BOSTON (AP) — Junichi Tazawa showed Asdrubal Cabrera the same pitch once too often. Cabrera had a game-tying RBI double and scored on James Loney's single in the eighth inning, and the Tampa Bay Rays avoided a three-game sweep with a 4-3 comeback victory over the Boston Red Sox on Sunday....

  • Padres fall short of a sweep in Miami, fall to Marlins 5-2

    Updated: 10 hr ago

    MIAMI (AP) — Alexi Amarista gave the San Diego Padres a chance. Adeiny Hechavarria took it away. And with that, one light-hitting shortstop stole the thunder from another. After Amarista tied the game with a two-run home run in the ninth for San Diego, Hechavarria's three-run game-ending...

  • Peterson, Teheran lead Braves past Phillies 6-2

    Updated: 10 hr ago

    PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The plane ride home will feel a little better for the Atlanta Braves. Jace Peterson had three hits, including a three-run home run, and Julio Teheran pitched seven strong innings to lead Atlanta to a 6-2 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies on Sunday. Chris Johnson, Jonny...

  • Norris shines in debut with Tigers, who beat Orioles 6-1

    Updated: 10 hr ago

    BALTIMORE (AP) — Daniel Norris forged a Price-less memory in his debut with Detroit. Norris took a three-hitter into the eighth inning, J.D. Martinez hit a three-run homer and the Tigers beat the Baltimore Orioles 6-1 on Sunday to earn a split of the four-game series. Norris (2-1) was obtained...

  • PawSox spokeswoman: Lucchino role not expected to change

    Updated: 11 hr ago

    PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Larry Lucchino is stepping down as president and CEO of the Boston Red Sox, but a Pawtucket Red Sox spokeswoman says his role as principal owner of the Triple A team isn't expected to change. Patty Doyle tells The Providence Journal ( ) Lucchino has...

  • Hechavarria hits a walkoff HR, Marlins top Padres 5-2

    Updated: 11 hr ago

    MIAMI (AP) — Adeiny Hechavarria hit a three-run home run off Brandon Maurer with one out in the ninth inning, and the Miami Marlins topped the San Diego Padres 5-2 on Sunday. It was the first career walkoff homer for Hechavarria, the Marlins' No. 8 hitter. It came after San Diego's Alexi...

  • Benches clear in Pirates-Reds shoving match

    Updated: 12 hr ago

    CINCINNATI (AP) — Both benches and bullpens cleared and there was some shoving after Cincinnati's Brandon Phillips was hit by a pitch by Pittsburgh left-hander Tony Watson in the eighth inning on Sunday. The Pirates were leading 3-0 when Reds reliever Pedro Villareal hit All-Star center fielder...

  • Rangers put Scheppers on DL, recall Klein

    Updated: 13 hr ago

    ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — The Texas Rangers have placed right-handed setup man Tanner Scheppers on the 15-day disabled list with left knee inflammation and recalled right-hander Phil Klein from Triple-A Round Rock. Rangers manager Jeff Banister said before Sunday's game against the San Francisco...

  • Yankees place RHP Diego Moreno on DL with elbow inflammation

    Updated: 14 hr ago

    CHICAGO (AP) — The New York Yankees placed reliever Diego Moreno on the 15-day disabled list Sunday and recalled right-hander Branden Pinder from Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre. Manager Joe Girardi said the back of Moreno's right elbow is bothering him, and he will be examined by team physician...

  • Red Sox exec Lucchino issues statement on stepping down

    Updated: 14 hr ago

    BOSTON (AP) — Larry Lucchino, who is stepping down as president and CEO of the Boston Red Sox, says "the end of the year is a good time for this change." Lucchino, 69, was part of the ownership group that purchased the Red Sox in 2002. Boston won the World Series two years later, and added two...

  • RHP Porcello goes on DL; newly acquired RHP Cook recalled

    Updated: 14 hr ago

    BOSTON (AP) — The Red Sox have placed struggling right-hander Rick Porcello on the 15-day disabled list because of soreness in his right triceps. To fill his spot on the roster, Boston added newly acquired right-handed reliever Ryan Cook. Manager John Farrell said Sunday the Red Sox initially...

  • Rays LHP Moore demoted after rough outing

    Updated: 15 hr ago

    BOSTON (AP) — The Tampa Bay Rays have decided the minors would be the best place for left-hander Matt Moore to continue his return from Tommy John surgery. Moore will go to Triple-A Durham and pitch on a regular schedule, Rays manager Kevin Cash said Sunday. "There's a couple of factors: One,...

  • Twins to place LHP Milone on DL with elbow strain

    Updated: 15 hr ago

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Minnesota Twins will place pitcher Tommy Milone on the 15-day disabled list with a mild left elbow strain, retroactive to Aug. 1. Milone complained of pain following his Friday start in which he gave up four runs to the Seattle Mariners in six innings. The left-hander is...

  • Williston stadium to see work before Babe Ruth World Series

    Updated: 15 hr ago

    WILLISTON, N.D. (AP) — A baseball stadium in Williston is getting spruced up before teenage players arrive next summer for the Babe Ruth World Series. The Williston Herald ( reports plans were unveiled Monday for renovations at Aafedt Stadium with an estimated cost of...

  • Pence home as Giants rally 9-7, ruin Hamels' debut in Texas


    ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Hunter Pence's homecoming and San Francisco's big bats trumped Cole Hamels' debut in Texas. Pence had a game-tying RBI single with two outs in the eighth inning, three batters after Hamels left the game with a three-run lead, then homered leading off the 11th inning as...

  • Anderson goes 6-plus innings in Indians' 5-1 loss to A's

    Updated: Sat, Aug 1, 2015

    OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Cody Anderson pitched in front of family and friends for the first time. He enjoyed the experience despite coming out on the losing end. Anderson tossed 6 2/3 strong innings, but the Cleveland Indians dropped a 5-1 decision to the Oakland Athletics on Saturday night,...

  • Giants win 9-7 in 11 innings to spoil Texas debut for Hamels

    Updated: Sat, Aug 1, 2015

    ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Cole Hamels understood not getting to finish the eighth inning of his debut with the Texas Rangers. Hamels, who threw a no-hitter in his final start for Philadelphia, walked off the mound with a three-run lead over the San Francisco Giants after giving up a two-run...

  • Brooks earns first career win in A's debut, 5-1 over Indians

    Updated: Sat, Aug 1, 2015

    OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Aaron Brooks was far more pleased with the ovation he received in his Oakland debut than how he was received in his first career start with Kansas City more than 14 months ago. Back then, Brooks was cheered by the Toronto crowd when he got knocked out of the game in the...


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