Kendrick homers, drives in 3 as Nats beat Marlins again, 9-6

Baseball 05/26/19, 16:36

Howie Kendrick hit his eighth homer, drove in three runs and finished with three hits as the Washington Nationals beat the Miami Marlins 9-6 on Sunday.Brian Dozier doubled in two during Washington's four-run rally with two outs in Caleb Smith's third and final inning, his shortest outing of the year.The ...

Woodruff nearly perfect through 8, Brewers beat Phillies 9-1

Baseball 05/26/19, 16:21

Brandon Woodruff allowed a solo homer but was otherwise perfect over eight innings, Christian Yelich hit his NL-leading 21st home run and the Milwaukee Brewers went deep five times in a 9-1 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies on Sunday.Woodruff (7-1) retired his first 15 batters before Andrew Knapp opened the ...

Cubs slugger Kris Bryant exits game after outfield collision

Baseball 05/26/19, 15:49

Cubs slugger Kris Bryant has left their game against Cincinnati after colliding with center fielder Jason Heyward on a drive in the sixth inning.With two outs and a runner on first Sunday, Heyward and Bryant converged on Eugenio Suárez's fly ball toward the gap in right-center. It looked as if ...

Meadows goes 4 for 4 with leadoff HR, Rays top Indians 6-3

Baseball 05/26/19, 15:44

Austin Meadows led off the game with a home run and was 4 for 4 with three RBIs, leading the Tampa Bay Rays over the reeling Cleveland Indians 6-3 on Sunday.Tampa Bay (31-19) is a season-high 12 games over .500 after taking three of four in the series.The Indians (26-26) ...

Biggio hits first career HR, Jays beat Padres 10-1

Baseball 05/26/19, 15:27

Cavan Biggio had three hits, including his first career home run, Lourdes Gurriel Jr. had four hits and homered for the third straight game, and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the San Diego Padres 10-1 Sunday, avoiding a three-game sweep.Toronto's Justin Smoak hit two home runs, a two-run blast off ...

Padres’ Paddack (stiff neck) scratched, to pitch Wednesday

Baseball 05/26/19, 12:57

San Diego Padres rookie right-hander Chris Paddack was scratched from his start against the Blue Jays because of a stiff neck and is expected to throw Wednesday instead.Manager Andy Green said Sunday the neck issue is "nothing serious" and Paddack should be ready to start at Yankee Stadium this week.Paddack ...

Paxton, Gregorius nearing returns for Yankees; Barrett on IL

Baseball 05/26/19, 12:40

Left-hander James Paxton and shortstop Didi Gregorius are closing in on their returns to the New York Yankees while right-hander Jake Barrett is heading to the injured list.The 30-year-old Paxton has had discomfort in his left knee but is on track to rejoin the rotation this week, manager Aaron Boone ...

Mets OF Conforto activated after concussion, OF Davis cut

Baseball 05/26/19, 11:24

The New York Mets have activated outfielder Michael Conforto from the seven-day injured list and put him in the starting lineup against the Detroit Tigers.Conforto cleared Major League Baseball's concussion protocol and was batting third and playing right field on Sunday.The Mets designated outfielder Rajai Davis for assignment.New York Mets ...

Villar, Nunez homer as Orioles beat Rockies 9-6.

Baseball 05/25/19, 23:36

Jonathan Villar and Renato Nunez both homered and finished with three hits to lead the Baltimore Orioles to a 9-6 win over the Colorado Rockies on Saturday night.Nunez went deep for the fourth straight game and Pedro Severino had four hits to help Baltimore end a seven-game skid and overcome ...

Bellinger, Seager lead Dodgers past Pirates 7-2

Baseball 05/25/19, 23:30

Cody Bellinger and Corey Seager both doubled and drove in two runs as the Los Angeles Dodgers slugged their way past the Pittsburgh Pirates 7-2 on Saturday night.Max Muncy added two doubles for the Dodgers, who had eight two-base hits in all, the most in the major leagues this season.Hyun-Jin ...

Gyorko homers as Cardinals rally past Braves 6-3

Baseball 05/25/19, 21:24

Pinch hitter Jedd Gyorko connected for a three-run homer during St. Louis' four-run eighth inning, helping the Cardinals top the Atlanta Braves 6-3 on Saturday night.Paul Goldschmidt and Matt Carpenter each had three hits as St. Louis improved to 7-15 in May. The Cardinals (26-25) were in danger of falling ...

Morton strikes out season-high 10, Rays beat Indians 6-2

Baseball 05/25/19, 21:20

Charlie Morton struck out a season-high 10 and Ji-Man Choi and Tommy Pham hit two-run homers Saturday night, leading the Tampa Bay Rays to a 6-2 win over the Cleveland Indians in a game delayed for nearly three hours because of an incorrect weather forecast.Morton (5-0) extended his unbeaten streak ...

Nido homers in 13th, Ramos homers twice as Mets beat Tigers

Baseball 05/25/19, 19:32

Tomás Nido homered against Buck Farmer leading off the 13th inning, Wilson Ramos homered twice and the New York Mets beat the Detroit Tigers 5-4 Saturday for another comeback victory during this wild homestand.Nido drove a 2-0 pitch from Farmer (3-4) narrowly over the wall in right-center, ending a game ...

Phillies get 4 HRs, strong outing by Arrieta to beat Brewers

Baseball 05/25/19, 18:34

Jake Arrieta pitched eight effective innings, Andrew McCutchen homered and the Philadelphia Phillies beat the Milwaukee Brewers 7-2 on Saturday.César Hernández, Rhys Hoskins and J.T. Realmuto also connected in Philadelphia's third consecutive win. Hoskins finished with three hits and two RBIs, and Hernández also drove in two runs.Arrieta (5-4) allowed ...

Fiers, A’s send Mariners to 5th straight loss, 6-5

Baseball 05/25/19, 18:21

Mike Fiers won in his first start at the Coliseum since pitching a no-hitter earlier this month and the Oakland Athletics beat Seattle 6-5 Saturday, sending the Mariners to their fifth straight loss.Matt Chapman homered and Ramon Laureano doubled in his fifth straight game, matching Miguel Tejada for the Oakland ...

Marte homers again as Diamondbacks rout Giants 10-4

Baseball 05/25/19, 18:17

Ketel Marte homered for the second consecutive day, Adam Jones had two hits and an RBI, and the Arizona Diamondbacks beat the San Francisco Giants 10-4 on Saturday.Ildemaro Vargas drove in two runs and scored twice for Arizona. Adam Jones had two hits, and Kevin Cron added a double and ...

Hedges hits grand slam as Padres pound Blue Jays 19-4

Baseball 05/25/19, 18:10

Austin Hedges connected for a grand slam, and the San Diego Padres hit a franchise-record seven home runs to romp past the Toronto Blue Jays 19-4 Saturday for their fifth straight win.Wil Myers and Hunter Renfroe each hit two home runs and Ian Kinsler and Eric Hosmer also homered. The ...

Corbin pitches shutout in Nationals 5-0 win over Marlins

Baseball 05/25/19, 17:49

Patrick Corbin pitched a four-hit shutout, Yan Gomes hit a three-run double in the fourth inning and the Washington Nationals beat the Miami Marlins 5-0 on Saturday.Corbin (5-2) faced the minimum through five innings while allowing two singles. The left-hander retired 10 straight batters from the end of the second ...

Gibson cruises as Twins top White Sox 8-1

Baseball 05/25/19, 16:40

Kyle Gibson pitched seven strong innings, C.J. Cron and Ehire Adrianza each drove in four runs and the Minnesota Twins beat the Chicago White Sox 8-1 on Saturday for their 10th win in 11 games.Gibson (5-2) gave up five hits and walked none while striking out nine. His only blemish ...