| Jul 19, 2014
| 3:47 PM
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)
| Jun 25, 2014
| 10:48 PM
KEY MOMENT: Kevin Jepsen relieved starter Garrett Richards in the eighth inning and gave up a run-scoring single to Kendrys Morales that cut the Angels' lead to 5-2 and put runners on first and third with one out. But Jepsen struck out Oswaldo Arcia...
| Jun 28, 2014
| 9:59 PM
Last week’s ranking in parentheses, statistics are through Friday’s games:
1. OAKLAND: Franchise with reputation for polishing young talent is only team that hasn’t used a rookie this season. (1)
2. MILWAUKEE: Marco Estrada has given...
| Sep 4, 2014
| 10:46 PM
AT THE PLATE: Mike Trout and Josh Hamilton walked ahead of Howie Kendrick's run-scoring double over left fielder Jordan Schafer's head in the fourth inning, and Hamilton scored on Schafer's throwing error. Erick Aybar hit an RBI single to right, and David...
| Aug 31, 2014
| 5:37 PM
As the Orioles enter the final month of the regular season, their accomplishments are starting to mount along with their win total. They currently have the second-best record in baseball and a nine-game lead in the American League East division.
| Aug 25, 2014
| 7:22 PM
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Shortstop Derek Jeter collected two RBI in his final regular season game at Kauffman Stadium, and righthander Michael Pineda pitched into the seventh inning as the New York Yankees drubbed the Kansas City Royals 8-1 on Monday night....
| Aug 26, 2014
The Sports Xchange
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Don't write the obituary yet on the New York Yankees.
Shortstop Derek Jeter collected two RBIs in his final regular-season game at Kauffman Stadium and right-hander Michael Pineda pitched into the seventh...
| Aug 9, 2014
| 8:18 PM
CINCINNATI -- Ten years and 13 days since his 48th career win for the Marlins, Brad Penny picked up his 49th.
The bullpen made Penny’s five-inning, two-run (one earned) effort stand up in a 4-3 win over the Reds at Great American Ballpark...
| Aug 2, 2014
| 3:13 PM
Six months ago, the NFL season ended with Seattle winning the Super Bowl in Met Life Stadium, the place the Giants and Jets call home. That sure was a bummer for them. And then it snowed. But on Sunday, the 2014 season begins — for the Giants ...
| Sep 19, 2014
| 11:09 PM
The Angels do not open the playoffs for another 12 days, but they already are concerned about how to configure an injury-depleted starting rotation for postseason use.
On Friday, hours after Manager Mike Scioscia revealed the Angels might use Jered...
| Sep 13, 2014
| 10:14 PM
SAN FRANCISCO -- The Dodgers have no idea when Hyun-Jin Ryu will pitch again this season, or for that matter whether he will pitch at all.
For a night, they cast their worries aside and threw themselves a raucous party on enemy territory. The Dodgers...