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  • Game roundup: Ellsbury's homer lifts Yankees past Reds

    The Sports Xchange EditorsNote: Update 1; later games to follow Game roundup: Ellsbury's homer lifts Yankees past Reds NEW YORK -- Jacoby Ellsbury hit a two-run home run in the fifth inning and the New York Yankees ended a five-game home losing streak...
  • Indians start road trip with 9-3 win over Tigers

    DETROIT Indians outfielder Michael Brantley called it "an important road trip." Tribe right fielder David Murphy didn't think the 11-game, three-city swing through Detroit, Minneapolis and Kansas City was "make or break," but considered it a tone-...
  • Scott Downs, Ned Yost make mistakes as Royals fall to Red Sox, 5-4

    Scott Downs loped into the outfield grass, and Red Sox outfielder Jackie Bradley Jr., understood his night was over. He turned his back to the diamond, waiting for a pinch hitter to replace him. The impending maneuver appeared obvious to so many inside...
  • Game roundup: Holliday's hits lift Cardinals past Dodgers

    The Sports Xchange EditorsNote: Update 2; new lede, four late games to follow Game roundup: Holliday's hits lift Cardinals past Dodgers ST. LOUIS -- Two swings of Matt Holliday's bat were all the St. Louis Cardinals needed to start an important series...
  • Bogaerts, Gomes Rally Red Sox Past Royals

    Jonny Gomes' pinch hit, two-run home run capped a four-run rally in the sixth inning, leading the Boston Red Sox to a 5-4 victory over the Kansas City Royals in Friday's opener of a three-game series from Fenway Park. Xander Bogaerts added a two-run...
  • Gomes, Bogaerts homers help Red Sox win

    The Sports Xchange By Mike Shalin, The Sports Xchange Gomes, Bogaerts homers help Red Sox win BOSTON -- There might be some life left in the defending champions after all. The Boston Red Sox, getting a rare power display in the sixth inning, edged the...
  • Yost 'outsmarted' in loss

    The Sports Xchange MLB Team Report - Kansas City Royals - INSIDE PITCH BOSTON -- Manager Ned Yost "gambled and lost" on Friday night as his team lost another game to slip to just one game over .500. With the Royals ahead, 4-3, after a two-run home...
  • Gomes comes up big again as pinch hitter

    The Sports Xchange MLB Team Report - Boston Red Sox - INSIDE PITCH BOSTON -- Jonny Gomes has 19 home runs in his two seasons with the Red Sox. Six of them have come as a pinch hitter. Only the great Ted Williams, with seven, has hit more pinch homers...
  • Arencibia called up, belts three-run homer

    The Sports Xchange MLB Team Report - Texas Rangers - INSIDE PITCH TORONTO -- J.P. Arencibia provided just what the Rangers hoped for in Friday's 5-1 win over the Blue Jays -- some power. The former Blue Jays catcher will be playing some first base...
  • The Times' Major League Baseball rankings

    Mike Hiserman ranks the 30 teams. Last week’s ranking in parentheses; statistics are through Friday’s games: 1. OAKLAND: Catchers Derek Norris, John Jaso and Stephen Vogt have combined for a .309 average, 20 homers and 83 RBIs. (1) 2....
  • A look at each division entering the second half of the season

    Bud Selig's fondest dream in his last year as commissioner, much as it has been every other year, is competitive balance. The National League surely is answering his every wish, then. The top seven teams in the 15-team league are separated by only two...