| Jul 19, 2014
| 1:29 AM
KEY MOMENT: Mike Trout doubled with one out in the bottom of the 16th inning and, after Albert Pujols grounded out to the pitcher and Josh Hamilton was intenionally walked, pinch-hitter Efren Navarro stroked reliever Dominic Leone's first pitch into...
| Jul 6, 2014
| 4:45 PM
When Marlins outfielder Giancarlo Stanton competes in this year’s All-Star Home Run Derby for the first time, he’ll have a familiar face throwing him batting practice: Mike Redmond.
Stanton, who was officially announced as one of the...
| Jul 10, 2014
| 8:48 AM
Is Mike Trout or Yasiel Puig the most popular ballplayer in Southern California?
Neither, at least based on jersey sales in the first half of the season. Clayton Kershaw beats them both -- and ranks third in Major League Baseball, behind Derek Jeter...
| Jul 10, 2014
| 8:27 AM
Anthony Rizzo's rising popularity is showing up not only in Final Vote ballots for the All-Star Game, but also in jersey sales.
The Cubs first baseman ranks 15th on Major League Baseball's list of jersey sales since opening day.
Heading into his...
| Sep 6, 2014
| 3:38 PM
The Angels have the most victories in the major leagues and the second-place Oakland Athletics are leading the American League wild-card race. Yet, neither has been the best team in the AL West over the last five weeks.
Since July 26, no team in the...
| Sep 3, 2014
| 7:35 PM
No matter how well the Orioles do this season, perhaps the most improbable moment of 2014 for those who have followed this club over the past several years occurred in the third inning of the All-Star Game in Minnesota in July — and it had little to...
| Aug 21, 2014
| 11:00 PM
KEY MOMENT: Justin Turner hit a two-run home run off Tyson Ross in the eighth inning, turning a 1-0 deficit into a 2-1 advantage. "That's one of the most exciting moments of my career," Turner said. The home run was the fourth of the season for Turner,...
| Aug 22, 2014
| 8:18 PM
BOSTON -- On the day Seattle manager Lloyd McClendon said his contending Mariners were officially starting their stretch run, the Boston Red Sox tried to play spoilers.
Well, if that's the case, his team, seeking the franchise's first postseason berth...
| Aug 24, 2014
| 8:55 PM
Kyle Seager knocked in two runs and scored twice as the Seattle Mariners beat the Boston Red Sox, 8-6, to complete their first ever three-game sweep at Fenway Park.
Brad Miller replaced a dizzy Robinson Cano in the bottom of the third and ended with two...
| Sep 6, 2014
| 10:02 PM
This month was expected to offer Joc Pederson a glimpse of the major leagues, nothing more. Instead, September has turned into an audition for the 22-year-old prospect, whom the Dodgers now view as a candidate to be on their postseason roster.
| Aug 5, 2014
| 6:07 PM
TORONTO — The Orioles still don’t know their next step with pitcher Ubaldo Jimenez, but sending the veteran right-hander to the bullpen for the time being is among the possibilities.
Jimenez, who remains on the 15-day disabled list with a...