| Aug 13, 2009
The Yankees keep rolling on, putting this one away before they even had a chance to miss A-Rod or Jorge Posada.
Derek Jeter homered before leaving early to rest, Hideki Matsui had his fourth career two-home run game and a season-high five RBIs and...
| Aug 18, 2009
| 9:05 PM
The Detroit Tigers had exactly who they wanted at the plate with the bases loaded and a chance to take a lead.
He hit a go-ahead, two-run single in the eighth inning and Rick Porcello had a career-high eight strikeouts, lifting Detroit...
| Aug 21, 2009
Bill Hall was worried about his timing. It could not have been more perfect.
Hall drove in two runs in his first game for the Seattle Mariners, helping rookie Luke French to a 9-4 victory over the Cleveland Indians on Friday night.
"I hadn't played in a...
| Aug 24, 2009
| 10:13 PM
Ken Griffey Jr. hit his 625th homer, a two-run drive off Vin Mazzaro, and the Seattle Mariners opened a key 10-game homestand with a 3-1 win over the Oakland Athletics on Monday night.
Jose Lopez hit a solo homer in the third, his career-high 18th,...
| Aug 27, 2009
Yuniesky Betancourt hit one of the Royals' four home runs in his return to Seattle and Kansas City powered past the Mariners 8-4 Thursday night.
Brayan Pena, Alberto Callaspo and David DeJesus also homered for the Royals in their first four-homer game...
| Aug 29, 2009
Mike Sweeney's two-run double sparked a four-run first inning and the Seattle Mariners went on to an 8-4 victory over the Kansas City Royals on Saturday night.
Sweeney played 13 seasons for the Royals.
Jack Hannahan and Jack Wilson later had back-to-...
| Aug 30, 2009
His team may be in last place, but that hasn't stopped Kansas City ace Zack Greinke from building his case as the best pitcher in the American League.
Greinke pitched a one-hitter Sunday, allowing only a second-inning single by Kenji Johjima as the...
| Sep 4, 2009
Very little seems to excite Seattle's Ichiro Suzuki, least of all his own accomplishments.
The Mariners right fielder moved one step closer to baseball history, picking up a pair of hits to move within four of 2,000 for his career during Seattle's 6-3...
| Sep 5, 2009
Cliff Pennington overshadowed Ichiro's three-hit night with one big blast of his own.
Pennington hit a two-run homer to help the Oakland Athletics beat the Seattle Mariners 9-5 Saturday night as Suzuki got within one hit of 2,000.
Mark Ellis had three...
| Mar 30, 2009
| 12:26 PM
The and Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Yankees played to a 5-5 tie Friday March 27 at Pirate City in Bradenton, Fla.
Pirates left-hander Paul Maholm (7.0 IP, 5 H, 5 R, 4 ER, 0 BB, 6 SO) made the start for the Indians striking out six in seven innings, while RHP...
| Apr 3, 2009
| 4:34 PM
NATIONAL LEAGUE CENTRAL
CHICAGO CUBS (97-64, 1st)
MANAGER: Lou Piniella (3rd season)
PAYROLL: $145 million
X-FACTOR: Isn't combustible Milton Bradley, now on his sixth team, the only choice for this category everywhere he goes?
BEST CASE: A deep...