| Aug 11, 2008
| 11:11 PM
John Danks flirted with perfection Monday night, but he and the White Sox came away with a frustrating lesson in finishing games.
Danks' 61/3 no-hit innings quickly transformed into a 5-1 loss to Boston that saw the White Sox fall a half-game behind...
| Jul 3, 2009
A double inside the line and a fan going over the line were very helpful for the Seattle Mariners on Friday night.
Rob Johnson doubled down the right-field line, scoring two runs in the 11th inning and the Mariners beat the Boston Red Sox 7-6.
| Jul 5, 2009
| 3:09 PM
Albert Pujols will be in a familiar spot when St. Louis hosts the 80th All-Star game. Boston knuckleballer Tim Wakefield is headed for a brand new situation.
Pujols was the leading vote-getter in balloting for the Midsummer Classic announced Sunday by...
| 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...
| Jan 18, 2008
Mark Teixeira, Huston Street and Brad Lidge were among 22 players who avoided arbitration by agreeing to contracts Thursday, one day before teams and players exchange figures.
Toronto reliever Scott Downs cashed in on a breakout season, getting a $10...
| Apr 19, 2009
They're not looking for seven shutout innings or a complete-game, 10-strikeout masterpiece. The bar has been lowered so significantly already this season that Orioles manager Dave Trembley and pitching coach Rick Kranitz would probably settle for one of...
| May 8, 2009
Ramirez makes his major league debut for the Cleveland Indians on Sept. 2 versus the Minnesota Twins, going 0 for 4. The next day, against the New York Yankees, he goes three for four with two home runs and a double.
After the season,...
| Dec 28, 2008
Orange Bowl notes
Bearcats to go
Bearcats WR Dominick Goodman (shoulder) and CB Mike Mickens (knee) both are practicing and ready for the Orange Bowl despite late-season injuries.
On the Bearcats' first offensive play of their Dec. 6 finale at Hawaii,...
| Jul 25, 2010
| 6:47 PM
The Red Sox may be cursing Michael Saunders for some time to come.
A day after breaking up Jon Lester's no-hit bid with a two-run homer, Saunders came through again Sunday. His two-run single in the eighth inning gave Seattle the lead, Milton Bradley...
| Jun 3, 2010
| 10:33 PM
Felix Hernandez snapped a personal four-game losing streak, allowing one run over eight innings, and Jose Lopez hit a three-run homer to help the Seattle Mariners beat AL Central-leading Minnesota 4-1 on Thursday night.
Hernandez last won on April 21,...
| Oct 8, 2009
| 10:16 PM
With Torii Hunter(notes) hitting the rocks and John Lackey(notes) rolling through the Boston lineup, the Los Angeles Angels finally got on top of the Red Sox in the playoffs.
Lackey pitched into the eighth inning and Hunter hit a three-run homer off...