Stories tagged: baseball
UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 20, 2019, 8:26 p.m.
Hernandez labored through five innings in what was likely his penultimate start with the Seattle Mariners.
UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 19, 2019, 4:28 p.m.
Shed Long had three hits and scored the go-ahead run in the 11th on an unusual inning-ending double play as the Seattle Mariners beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 6-5.
Thu., Sept. 19, 2019, 11:22 a.m.
Ronald Acuna Jr. of the Atlanta Braves has become only the third player in baseball history to hit 40 homers while 21 years old or younger.
UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 19, 2019, 1:58 p.m.
Yankees star pitcher Domingo German was placed on administrative leave under Major League Baseball’s domestic violence policy on Thursday, casting doubt over whether New York’s top winner this season will …
Wed., Sept. 18, 2019, 10:34 p.m.
Relief pitcher Adam Ottavino sailed a 30-foot throw home on Albert Pujols’ tiebreaking chopper, and the sloppy New York Yankees lost to the Los Angeles Angels 3-2.
UPDATED: Wed., Sept. 18, 2019, 8:40 p.m.
After hitting four home runs in his first six games, Kyle Lewis finally hit a rough patch when he struck out four times in his last one. One day later, …
Wed., Sept. 18, 2019, 7:08 p.m.
Out of Right Field: Recap, takeaways from the Seattle Mariners’ 4-1 victory against the Pittsburgh Pirates
Kyle Lewis homered for the fifth time in eight major-league games as the Mariners defeated the host Pittsburgh Pirates 4-1 Wednesday night in interleague play.
UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 17, 2019, 8:40 p.m.
Gonzales pitched one of his best games of the season and he had his first hit as a Mariner – a double off Pittsburgh starter Mitch Keller – to carry …
UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 17, 2019, 7:21 p.m.
Out of Right Field: Recap, takeaways from the Seattle Mariners’ 6-0 victory against the Pittsburgh Pirates
Marco Gonzales pitched seven shutout innings and the Mariners hit three solo home runs in a 6-0 victory against the host Pittsburgh Pirates in interleague play Tuesday night.
UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 17, 2019, 6:29 p.m.
Pittsburgh Pirates closer Felipe Vazquez was arrested Tuesday on multiple felony charges, including statutory sexual assault, soliciting a child and pornography, and was placed on administrative leave by Major League …
Sun., Sept. 15, 2019, 10:40 p.m.
Star first baseman Anthony Rizzo was pulled from the game with a sprained right ankle, putting a damper on the Chicago Cubs’ 16-6 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates that completed …
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 14, 2019, 11:30 p.m.
Omar Narvaez hit a game-ending home run in the 10th inning against his former team, Felix Hernandez turned in his best outing of the season and the Seattle Mariners beat …
Sat., Sept. 14, 2019, 7 p.m.
David Ortiz says in his first interview since being shot that he is still trying to mentally process the attack at a Dominican nightclub that seriously injured him.
UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 13, 2019, 11:23 p.m.
The top half of Chicago’s lineup dominated early in the game as the White Sox snapped a two-game losing streak.
UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 13, 2019, 11:09 p.m.
Anthony Rizzo hit a grand slam, Willson Contreras had two long solo homers and the Chicago Cubs kept pace in the NL wild-card race with a 17-8 victory over the …
UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 12, 2019, 11:03 p.m.
Justin Dunn has forgettable debut, but Kyle Lewis hits third homer in three games in Mariners’ loss to Reds
As Justin Dunn handed him the baseball, looking to escape the mound and start the process of trying to forget a debut that had gone so very wrong, manager Scott …
Thu., Sept. 12, 2019, 10:48 p.m.
Freddy Galvis hit a grand slam with two outs in the seventh inning as the Cincinnati Reds rallied for a 11-5 victory against the host Mariners on Thursday night.
UPDATED: Wed., Sept. 11, 2019, 10:40 p.m.
Kyle Lewis smashed a first-pitch fastball that was left over the middle of the plate from Cincinnati’s Sonny Gray, sending a towering blast that carried over the wall in right-center. …
Wed., Sept. 11, 2019, 10:20 p.m.
Out of Right Field: Recap, takeaways from the Seattle Mariners’ 5-3 victory against the Cincinnati Reds
Rookie Kyle Lewis broke up a no-hit bid with a home run for the second consecutive night, leading the Seattle Mariners to a 5-3 interleague victory against the visiting Cincinnati …
UPDATED: Wed., Sept. 11, 2019, 10:32 p.m.
Jonathan Villar hit a tiebreaking, record-setting three-run homer in the seventh inning, and the Baltimore Orioles beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 7-3 Wednesday night to end a six-game losing streak. …
Wed., Sept. 11, 2019, 3:43 p.m.
The Milwaukee Brewers say there’s no update yet on Christian Yelich’s broken right kneecap. Yelich was back in Milwaukee on Wednesday for further tests, a day after the reigning NL …
Tue., Sept. 10, 2019, 10:36 p.m.
Out of Right Field: Recap, takeaways from the Seattle Mariners’ 4-3 victory against the Cincinnati Reds
Kyle Seager hit a two-run homer with two outs in the eighth inning as the Seattle Mariners defeated the visiting Cincinnati Reds 4-3 Tuesday night.
UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 10, 2019, 10:57 p.m.
A Kyle provided the Mariners with their first run on a night when few were expected with his first homer in his first major-league game. Another Kyle provide the game-winning …
UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 10, 2019, 11 p.m.
BALTIMORE – The Los Angeles Dodgers clinched their seventh consecutive NL West title in fitting fashion, using two home runs by Corey Seager and a masterful pitching performance by Walker …
Tue., Sept. 10, 2019, 4:45 p.m.
Milwaukee Brewers star Christian Yelich has broken his kneecap on a foul ball and will miss the rest of the season.
UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 10, 2019, 3:43 p.m.
Mets starter Noah Syndergaard said Tuesday it was “unfortunate” his complaints to New York’s front office and coaching staff about catcher Wilson Ramos were made public and he denied any …
UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 10, 2019, 5:25 p.m.
The Minnesota Twins have placed center fielder Byron Buxton and his ailing left shoulder on the 60-day injured list, ending his season and leaving the American League Central leaders without …
Mon., Sept. 9, 2019, 11:07 p.m.
With three weeks remaining in the season, Kyle Hendricks knows he must gain a semblance of the reliability he showed when starting Game 7 of the 2016 World Series and …
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 7, 2019, 9:26 p.m.
Justin Verlander pitched seven strong innings to get his MLB-leading 18th win in his first start since throwing his third no-hitter to lead the Houston Astros to a 2-1 victory …
UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 6, 2019, 11:39 p.m.
Mitch Moreland hit a three-run homer and seven pitchers combined on a three-hitter, leading the Boston Red Sox to a 6-1 victory over the New York Yankees on Friday night.