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  • Angels' Ernesto Frieri gives up 10th-inning grand slam in loss

    KEY MOMENT: Ernesto Frieri tried to "stay down and away" with a 1-and-2 fastball to Nick Swisher in the 10th inning, but the Angels reliever "left the ball up." Swisher lined it over the right-field wall for a grand slam, turning a 3-1 Indians deficit...
  • After six-walk start Friday, Orioles' Ubaldo Jimenez earns dubious distinction

    With six walks in 5 2/3 innings during the Orioles' 5-3 loss Friday to the New York Yankees, Orioles right-hander Ubaldo Jimenez took over the major league lead in walks, with 51 in 81 2/3 innings pitched. “I said [Friday] night, he was very...
  • Dodgers lean on pitching in 1-0 win over Indians

    Dodgers lean on pitching in 1-0 win over Indians
    ON THE MOUND: Dan Haren allowed only two baserunners in seven innings. He walked David Murphy and gave up an infield hit to Michael Bourn in the third inning, but nothing else. "That's the best I've thrown the ball this year," said Haren, who is...
  • Dodgers get a reality check in 10-3 loss to Indians

    Hey, it wasn’t like they were all going to be pretty little things the rest of the way. Anyone suffering under the delusion that the Dodgers’ recent turnaround meant only blue skies ahead, had only to take in their 10-3 loss to the Cleveland...
  • VIDEO: See Tuesday night's Indians triple play that started with a pitch by Poquoson's Kyle Crockett

    Poquoson native Kyle Crockett threw a pitch that led to a triple play Tuesday night in the Cleveland Indians' 10-3 road win against the Los Angeles Dodgers -- his second major-league triumph against no losses. Crockett, a rookie left-hander in just...
  • Angels topple the Indians, 9-3

    Angels topple the Indians, 9-3
    KEY MOMENT: The score was tied, 2-2, in the fifth inning when Mike Trout, after fouling off three 1-and-2 pitches and taking a ball from right-hander Josh Tomlin, poked an opposite-field, three-run home run off the top of the right-field wall to cap a...
  • Angels' use of Raul Ibanez over C.J. Cron at DH draws criticism

    Angels' use of Raul Ibanez over C.J. Cron at DH draws criticism
    Heavy rain washed out Wednesday night's game between the Angels and the Cleveland Indians at Progressive Field, but critics of Angels Manager Mike Scioscia did not take the night off. Raul Ibanez was in the lineup for the third consecutive game, leaving...
  • Orioles' Brad Brach reflects on his four-inning performance vs. Pirates

    Orioles' Brad Brach reflects on his four-inning performance vs. Pirates
    Right-handed reliever Brad Brach hadn't pitched four innings in a game since college, and he hadn't thrown more than two innings in a major league game in his career. But Wednesday in Pittsburgh, Brach entered in the second inning in relief of starter...
  • Orioles lose to Indians, 8-7, in 13 innings after Troy Patton gives up two runs

    Orioles lose to Indians, 8-7, in 13 innings after Troy Patton gives up two runs
    In extra innings, every pitch becomes magnified, and after the Orioles' painful 8-7 loss to the Cleveland Indians in 13 innings, left-hander Troy Patton replayed one pitch in his mind. Patton was one strike away from escaping a bases-loaded jam, but...
  • Cubs upcoming moves should be as obvious as 1-2-3

    Cubs upcoming moves should be as obvious as 1-2-3
    Groupthink compels us to believe the Cubs calling up minor leaguers Kris Bryant and Javier Baez or — gasp — signing ace Jeff Samardzija rather than trading him for more prospects would be as smart as bunting with two strikes. Square up...
  • Angels give away another game in 3-2 loss to Yankees

    KEY MOMENT: The Angels were in position to hand Yankees starter Masahiro Tanaka his first loss since Aug. 19, 2012, and end his 31-game win streak dating back to Japan. But Garrett Richards' two-seam fastball to Mark Teixeira didn't sink, and a pitch...