Bregman’s grand slam powers Astros past Angels in Mexico

Baseball 05/05/19, 18:49

Alex Bregman hit a grand slam, his third homer during a two-game series in Mexico, and the Houston Astros blew out the Los Angeles Angels for the second straight day, 10-4 on Sunday.The Astros, who won 14-2 on Saturday, hit eight home runs in front of pro-Houston crowds at Estadio ...

Marte’s walk-off homer in 13th lifts Pirates over A’s

Baseball 05/05/19, 18:14

Starling Marte hit a game-ending three-run homer in the 13th inning, rallying the Pittsburgh Pirates past Oakland 5-3 on Sunday after the Athletics scored twice in the top of the inning.Cole Tucker started Pittsburgh's comeback with a one-out single off Fernando Rodney (0-2). Jung Ho Kang walked and Adam Frazier ...

Giants shake off 4-run Reds first, pull out 6-5 win

Baseball 05/05/19, 18:02

Brandon Crawford delivered a tiebreaking, pinch-hit homer in the ninth inning to help the San Francisco Giants erase a four-run first-inning deficit and beat the Cincinnati Reds 6-5 Sunday.Crawford's two-run shot lifted the Giants after Cincinnati homered on three straight pitches by starter Jeff Samardzija in the first.Buster Posey hit ...

Tapia hits bases-loaded triple to lift Rox over D’backs 8-7

Baseball 05/05/19, 17:33

Raimel Tapia hit a tying, bases-loaded triple and scored the go-ahead run during a five-run eighth inning, and the Colorado Rockies beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 8-7 on Sunday.The rally salvaged the finale of the three-game series and ended Arizona's six-game road winning streak. Eduardo Escobar and Blake Swihart homered for ...

Odor, Cabrera go deep, Rangers beat Blue Jays 10-2

Baseball 05/05/19, 17:20

Rougned Odor and Asdrúbal Cabrera each homered and combined for seven RBIs, and the Texas Rangers rolled past the Toronto Blue Jays 10-2 on Sunday.Odor had been in an 0-for-21 slump that reduced his average to .122 before he drove a pitch from Clay Buchholz over the back bullpen wall ...

Marte hits 3-run homer in 13th, Pirates rally past A’s 5-3

Baseball 05/05/19, 17:06

Starling Marte hit a game-ending three-run homer in the 13th inning, rallying the Pittsburgh Pirates past Oakland 5-3 on Sunday after the Athletics scored twice in the top of the inning.Cole Tucker started Pittsburgh's comeback with a one-out single off Fernando Rodney (0-2). Jung Ho Kang walked and Adam Frazier ...

Bogaerts hits slam in 7-run 8th, Red Sox beat White Sox 9-2

Baseball 05/05/19, 16:57

Xander Bogaerts hit a grand slam in Boston's seven-run eighth inning to give the Red Sox a 9-2 victory over the Chicago White Sox on Sunday.Mitch Moreland went 2 for 3 with two RBIs, and J.D. Martinez and Eduardo Nunez each had an RBI single as Boston won for the ...

Eflin strong again, Hoskins drives in 2 as Phils beat Nats

Baseball 05/05/19, 16:25

Zach Eflin pitched seven strong innings and Rhys Hoskins drove in a pair of runs to lead the Philadelphia Phillies to a 7-1 victory over the Washington Nationals on Sunday.Cesar Hernandez added two doubles for the NL East-leading Phillies, who have won six of nine.Kurt Suzuki homered for the third ...

Yelich homers in return as Brewers win to sweep Mets

Baseball 05/05/19, 16:03

Christian Yelich homered in his return to the lineup and Zach Davies pitched into the eighth inning to lead the Milwaukee Brewers past the New York Mets 3-2 on Sunday for a sweep of their three-game series.The teams were coming off an 18-inning game on Saturday night, the longest in ...

Reds go deep on 3 pitches for early 4-0 lead over Giants

Baseball 05/05/19, 15:55

Eugenio Suarez, Jesse Winker and Derek Dietrich hit home runs on three consecutive Jeff Samardzija pitches.Suarez followed Joey Votto's leadoff bloop single to center with a drive that just cleared the fence down the right field line. Winker and Dietrich followed with first-pitch, drives to right-center, Dietrich turning his entire ...

Braves go 10 innings to complete sweep at Miami, 3-1

Baseball 05/05/19, 15:53

Ender Inciarte faked a bunt and instead slapped an opposite-field RBI double down the line to break a 10th-inning tie, and the Atlanta Braves completed a three-game series sweep by beating the Miami Marlins 3-1 Sunday.Nick Markakis' home run gave Atlanta a lead in the seventh, but the Marlins tied ...

Dixon hits 3-run HR in 10th, Tigers beat Royals 5-2

Baseball 05/05/19, 15:41

Brandon Dixon hit a three-run homer in the 10th inning to lift the Detroit Tigers over the Kansas City Royals 5-2 Sunday.Nicholas Castellanos started the 10th with an infield single off Ian Kennedy (0-1), and after Miguel Cabrera popped out, Niko Goodrum reached on another infield hit. Ronny Rodriguez struck ...

Rookie Swanson gets first win, Mariners blast Indians 10-0

Baseball 05/05/19, 15:13

Rookie Erik Swanson didn't give up a hit until the sixth inning and got his first win, and Jay Bruce blasted a grand slam as the Seattle Mariners snapped a six-game losing streak with a 10-0 blowout of the Cleveland Indians on Sunday. Making his fourth career start, Swanson (1-3) had ...

Rays-Orioles postponed by rain, will be made up July 13

Baseball 05/05/19, 13:12

A persistent rain forced the postponement of Sunday's game between the Tampa Bay Rays and Baltimore Orioles.The game will be made up on July 13 at 1 p.m. as part of a split doubleheader.The rainout comes at a time when the first-place Rays were treading water following a 14-4 start. ...

Suzuki, Robles homer in 8th to lead Nationals past Phillies

Baseball 05/04/19, 22:27

Kurt Suzuki and Victor Robles hit consecutive home runs in the eighth inning to rally the Washington Nationals to a 10-8 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies on Saturday night.It was just the third win in the last 10 for the Nationals, whose injuries continued to pile up.Already without Ryan Zimmerman ...

Weaver solid as Diamondbacks power past Rockies 9-2

Baseball 05/04/19, 22:25

Luke Weaver pitched seven strong innings, Nick Ahmed and Carson Kelly hit back-to-back home runs in a three-run second and the Arizona Diamondbacks beat the Colorado Rockies 9-2 on Saturday night for their ninth win in 11 games.David Peralta also homered for the Diamondbacks, who have won six straight on ...

Kiner-Falefa’s career-high 4 RBIs lift Rangers over Jays 8-5

Baseball 05/04/19, 22:21

Isiah Kiner-Falefa hit a bases-loaded triple during a four-run second inning and drove in a career-high four, lifting the Texas Rangers over the Toronto Blue Jays 8-5 Saturday night.The Rangers ended a three-game skid by scoring eight runs in the first three innings. Lance Lynn (4-2) won for the fourth ...

Red Sox get 10 hits in a row in 15-2 rout of White Sox

Baseball 05/04/19, 22:03

The Boston Red Sox strung together 10 straight hits against White Sox left-hander Manny Bañuelos, ending one hit shy of the major league record during a nine-run third inning in a 15-2 rout of Chicago on Saturday night.Bañuelos (2-1) retired his first eight batters before Christian Vázquez opened Boston's two-out ...

Red Sox gets 10 straight hits in 9-run 3rd, rout ChiSox 15-2

Baseball 05/04/19, 21:54

The Boston Red Sox strung together 10 straight hits against White Sox left-hander Manny Bañuelos, ending one hit shy of the major league record during a nine-run third inning in a 15-2 rout of Chicago on Saturday night.Bañuelos (2-1) retired his first eight batters before Christian Vázquez opened Boston's two-out ...

Bregman hits 2 HRs, Astros hammer Angels 14-2 in Mexico

Baseball 05/04/19, 21:54

Alex Bregman hit two of Houston's five home runs and the Astros broke out the bats in a big way, routing the Los Angeles Angels 14-2 Saturday night.Michael Brantley, Yuli Gurriel and George Springer also homered for Houston in the opener of a two-game series in Mexico.After totaling just four ...