Alonso hits 16th homer, Mets rally past Nationals 6-5

Baseball 05/21/19, 21:52

Pete Alonso hit a long tying home run in the eighth inning, Amed Rosario had a winning infield single with two outs in the ninth and the New York Mets rallied from deficits three times to beat the Washington Nationals 6-5 Tuesday night.Washington led 1-0 in the fifth, 3-1 in ...

Tellez has 2 HRs, 5 RBIs and Jays power past Red Sox 10-3

Baseball 05/21/19, 21:47

Rowdy Tellez had two homers and five RBIs and Randal Grichuk also homered and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the Boston Red Sox 10-3 on Tuesday night.Tellez got the Blue Jays on the board in the fourth inning with his seventh home run of the season, a two-run shot off ...

Reds strike out 14, beat short-handed Brewers 3-0

Baseball 05/21/19, 21:41

Sonny Gray and three Cincinnati relievers held down the Milwaukee Brewers, who were missing Christian Yelich because of back spasms, in the Reds' 3-0 victory Tuesday night.It was the major league-leading seventh shutout for the Reds as the Brewers were blanked for the first time this seasonYelich was a late ...

Kershaw takes shutout in 7th, Dodgers beat Rays 7-3

Baseball 05/21/19, 21:27

Clayton Kershaw took a shutout into the seventh inning in his first start at Tropicana Field and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Tampa Bay Rays 7-3 on Tuesday night.The three-time NL Cy Young Award winner (4-0) wound up allowing two runs, six hits, one walk and had eight strikeouts ...

Marquez quiets Pirates as Rockies roll to 5-0 victory

Baseball 05/21/19, 21:03

German Márquez struck out seven over eight dominant innings, Trevor Story hit his 11th home run and the Colorado Rockies cooled off the Pittsburgh Pirates 5-0 Tuesday night.Márquez (5-2) gave up three hits, walked one and didn't allow a runner to third base as the Rockies snapped a four-game losing ...

Canha’s pinch-hit homer off Bauer lifts A’s past Indians 5-3

Baseball 05/21/19, 20:39

Pinch-hitter Mark Canha's two-run homer off struggling Cleveland starter Trevor Bauer in the third inning sent the Oakland Athletics to their fifth straight win, 5-3 over the Indians on Tuesday night.Canha replaced injured slugger Khris Davis and connected off Bauer (4-3), who managed to hang around for six innings despite ...

Leading off: Scherzer vs. deGrom, Hamels faces Phillies

Baseball 05/21/19, 19:11

A look at what's happening around the majors Wednesday:CURTAIN UP! LIGHT THE LIGHTS!Max Scherzer, the 2016 and '17 NL Cy Young Award winner, starts for Washington and Jacob deGrom, the 2018 NL Cy Young winner, starts for the New York Mets in a rematch of opening-day starters. The Mets won ...

Frazier, Eaton exchange more barbs from a distance

Baseball 05/21/19, 17:35

Mets third baseman Todd Frazier and Nationals outfielder Adam Eaton were back at it with more barbs Tuesday.During New York's 5-3 win on Monday the two jawed at each other from a distance, prompting several Nationals to take a few steps out of the dugout before Frazier and Eaton were ...

Mariners’ Gordon, Healy placed on IL, Bass signed

Baseball 05/21/19, 16:46

The Seattle Mariners placed second baseman Dee Gordon and third baseman Ryon Healy on the 10-day injured list and signed right-hander Anthony Bass to a one-year contract with a $950,000 salary while in the major leagues.Gordon has a bruised right wrist and Healy lower back inflammation.Seattle, which has gone 12-25 ...

UNLV’s Stott following in footsteps of Bryant, Harper

Baseball 05/21/19, 15:40

Bryson Stott has already been following in the footsteps of some of baseball's biggest stars.Now he's getting ready to take the next step.The UNLV shortstop is projected to go in the first round of the June 3 amateur draft, possibly putting him on a trajectory to become the latest star ...

Update: I-70 in Colorado partially reopened after slide

Baseball 05/21/19, 14:35

The Latest on a late spring snow storm in the Rockies (all times local):1:35 p.m.Interstate 70 in western Colorado has partially reopened after a rock slide.Frisco resident Dianne Stuhr walks with her dogs, Winston and Patty, Tuesday, May 21, 2019, along Tenmile Creek in Frisco, Colo. Nearby Breckenridge Ski Resort ...

Late spring Rockies snow cancels flights, downs limbs

Baseball 05/21/19, 11:26

A late spring storm has dumped heavy, wet snow in Colorado and Wyoming, cancelling flights and snapping newly greened up tree limbs.The check in lines were long at Denver International Airport Tuesday morning with travelers from earlier canceled flights hoping to fly out.In western Colorado, a rock slide has closed ...

APNewsBreak: Yanks, Red Sox play on artificial turf London

Baseball 05/21/19, 02:02

The traditional rivalry between the New York Yankees and Boston Red Sox will take a radical twist when they meet in London next month: They will play on artificial turf for the first time in more than 2,200 games over a century.Major League Baseball has access to Olympic Stadium for ...

Sano’s 2-run homer propels Twins over Angels 3-1

Baseball 05/21/19, 00:45

Miguel Sano's two-run homer in the eighth inning lifted the Minnesota Twins to a 3-1 victory over the Los Angeles Angels on Monday night.Sano has homered twice in the past three games. He missed the first 41 games due to a right heel laceration before making his season debut last ...

Reyes’ homer lifts Paddack, Padres to 2-1 win over Arizona

Baseball 05/20/19, 23:56

Franmil Reyes hit a two-run home run in the sixth inning to lift rookie Chris Paddack and the San Diego Padres to a 2-1 victory against the Arizona Diamondbacks on Monday night.The Padres snapped a three-game losing streak that had dropped them one game below .500 for the first time ...

Mets 3B Frazier and Nationals OF Eaton exchange heated words

Baseball 05/20/19, 23:37

So much for burying the hatchet.A camera caught New York Mets third baseman Todd Frazier and Washington outfielder Adam Eaton jawing at each other from a distance in a heated exchange between innings Monday night before each was led away. The two were teammates with the Chicago White Sox in ...

Soroka, Acuña lead Braves to a 4-1 victory over Giants

Baseball 05/20/19, 23:23

Mike Soroka carried a perfect game into the sixth inning, Ronald Acuña Jr. homered twice and the Atlanta Braves beat the San Francisco Giants 4-1 Monday night.Austin Riley also homered for the Braves, who won the opener of a seven-game trip and have won eight of 11.Soroka (5-1) struck out ...

Realmuto homers in 10th, Phillies beat Cubs 5-4

Baseball 05/20/19, 23:05

J.T. Realmuto hit a solo homer in the 10th, Jake Arrieta allowed one run over six innings in his return to Wrigley Field and the Philadelphia Phillies beat the Chicago Cubs 5-4 on Monday night.Realmuto connected with two outs against Kyle Ryan (0-1), driving a 1-2 fastball a few rows ...

Marisnick, White homer as Astros beat White Sox 3-0

Baseball 05/20/19, 22:01

Jake Marisnick and Tyler White homered and Brad Peacock had another solid start to lead the Houston Astros over the Chicago White Sox 3-0 Monday night.Playing without George Springer, who leads the American League with 17 homers, the Astros got pop from the bottom of the lineup to give them ...

Mets snap 5-game skid with 5-3 win over Nationals

Baseball 05/20/19, 21:41

Amed Rosario and Pete Alonso homered in the first inning as the New York Mets, after learning embattled manager Mickey Callaway is staying around, broke out of their offensive funk a bit to beat the Washington Nationals 5-3 on Monday night.Carlos Gómez cracked an RBI double off the wall for ...