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  • Oakland A's win a one-run game, beat Houston Astros 2-1

    HOUSTON The A's visited their most successful venue Monday night, Minute Maid Park, and once again enjoyed success. After losing 10 of their previous 11 games, the A's scratched out a 2-1 win over the Astros, the American League West leader when Brett...
  • Orioles acquire minor league pitcher; Hunter Harvey shut down for six weeks

    Orioles acquire minor league pitcher; Hunter Harvey shut down for six weeks
    The Orioles made a minor league deal Monday, acquiring 22-year-old left-handed pitcher Chris Lee from the Houston Astros for two international signing bonus slots, which are valued at a total of $650,000. Lee, a fourth-round draft pick in 2011 from...
  • Marlins hire GM Dan Jennings as new manager

    When Dan Jennings told his mom he was moving down from the front office to the dugout to become the Marlins' next manager she couldn't believe it. "She asked me if I'm crazy," Jennings said. Crazy might be one way to describe it. Thinking outside of...
  • White Sox complete sweep of A's with 7-3 win

    OAKLAND, Calif. The A's defensive woes are turning contagious as four more errors helped the Chicago White Sox to a 7-3 win Sunday to cap a three-game sweep. On Little League Day at the Coliseum, the youngsters who paraded around the field before the...
  • Corey Kluber deprived of date with destiny after 18 strikeouts

    Corey Kluber deprived of date with destiny after 18 strikeouts
    Imagine if Leonardo da Vinci stopped painting the Mona Lisa when he got to her smile, or Orson Welles edited the Rosebud scene out of "Citizen Kane." Now you know what it feels like to be Corey Kluber. The Indians ace and reigning American League Cy...
  • White Sox top A's, 4-3

    OAKLAND, Calif. The season-long theme of poor defense, an erratic bullpen and an inability to escape the seventh inning caught up to the Oakland A's again in Saturday's 4-3 loss to the Chicago White Sox. Fernando Rodriguez bore the brunt of all of...
  • Porcello outpitches King Felix as Red Sox double up M's, 4-2

    SEATTLE His head shook in disgust and his gaze was straight at the turf of Safeco Field as he sauntered to the Seattle Mariners dugout. Felix Hernandez knew his outing was done, and there was no chance for a win. Even worse, the chances of his team...
  • Bud Norris, Chris Tillman scratched for Sunday; Mike Wright to debut

    Bud Norris, Chris Tillman scratched for Sunday; Mike Wright to debut
    Suddenly, the Orioles rotation is in flux, and it has little to do with performance. Two pitchers who were in the mix to start this afternoon against the Los Angeles Angels have been scratched, creating a spot for highly regarded Orioles prospect Mike...
  • The Times' MLB rankings

    The Times' MLB rankings
    Last week's ranking in parentheses; statistics are through Friday's games: 1. DODGERS: The Dodgers are 6-5 with Yasiel Puig and 17-7 without him. (2) 2. ST. LOUIS: Recipe for success: four of five starters are homegrown. (1) 3. DETROIT: Miguel...
  • Ollie 'Downtown' Brown, baseball's 'Original Padre,' dies at 71

    Ollie 'Downtown' Brown, baseball's 'Original Padre,' dies at 71
    Ollie Brown, who played 13 years in the major leagues and was known as the "Original Padre" after the San Diego team claimed him with their first pick in the 1968 expansion draft, has died at his home in Buena Park. He was 71. Brown, who grew up in Long...
  • Jered Weaver outduels Wei-Yin Chen as Angels beat Orioles, 3-1

    Jered Weaver outduels Wei-Yin Chen as Angels beat Orioles, 3-1
    The Orioles' 3-1 loss to the Los Angeles Angels on Friday night at Camden Yards was, in one sense, what Major League Baseball wants from its teams nowadays: Crisp play, a couple of longballs and nine innings that are completed in less than 2 1/2 hours....