| Jul 31, 2014
| 1:18 PM
Signaling they have given up on this season and are rebuilding for another World Series run in 2015, the Boston Red Sox, hours after sending staff ace Jon Lester to Oakland, sent No. 2 starter John Lackey to the St. Louis Cardinals for right-hander Joe...
| Jul 31, 2014
| 3:51 PM
Division leaders Detroit and Oakland forged an American League arms race as the Tigers got David Price from Tampa Bay and the A's dealt for Boston's Jon Lester in a frenzied finish to Thursday's trade deadline.
The pair of aces could lead to an epic...
| Aug 2, 2014
| 12:49 PM
BOSTON — It was barely a year ago when Anthony Ranaudo stood in the rear of the New Britain Stadium press box, stretched to his full 79 inches and smiled at a question he knew was coming.
"Yeah, I was definitely a Yankee fan growing up," Ranaudo...
| Jul 16, 2014
| 7:11 PM
With baseball at the ceremonial midpoint of the season, the biggest overachievers and underachievers are division rivals.
The American League West is home to the teams with the major leagues' best records, the Oakland Athletics (59-36) and the Los...
| Jul 17, 2014
| 12:12 PM
As trade talks heat up ahead of baseball's July 31 non-waiver trade deadline, the biggest name available will be a left-handed starting pitcher — and another lefty ace could join him on the market.
With the Tampa Bay Rays tied for last place in...
| Jun 26, 2014
| 9:50 PM
The Dodgers reached the halfway point to their season Thursday, neither as good as they originally hoped nor as bad as they once feared.
After 81 games, the Dodgers (45-36) may not lead the National League West, but they remain in very comfortable...
| Jun 26, 2014
| 11:05 PM
The Dodgers completed the first half of their season Thursday night with a 1-0 victory over the St. Louis Cardinals, leaving them with 81 games to make up two games against the first-place San Francisco Giants in the National League West.
| Aug 24, 2014
| 8:55 PM
Kyle Seager knocked in two runs and scored twice as the Seattle Mariners beat the Boston Red Sox, 8-6, to complete their first ever three-game sweep at Fenway Park.
Brad Miller replaced a dizzy Robinson Cano in the bottom of the third and ended with two...
| Aug 15, 2014
| 7:43 PM
MIAMI – The narrative of how the Diamondbacks evened this four-game set Friday came down to the outcome of six pitches: the two they sent over the left-field wall in the first and the four they converted into double plays.
Both teams did all their...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 8:54 PM
Kolten Wong homered twice among three hits and Adam Wainwright pitched seven strong innings as the Cardinals won 5-2 Thursday night in the rubber match of a three-game series against the Red Sox in St. Louis.
Wong scored three runs and Jhonny Peralta...
| Aug 8, 2014
| 10:51 PM
Yoenis Cespedes knocked in two runs and Mike Napoli homered to help the Boston Red Sox in a 4-2 win over the Los Angeles Angels on Friday.
Dustin Pedroia went 2-for-5 with an RBI to back a strong outing from Allen Webster (2-1), who lasted a career-high...