In the 118-year history of the Red Sox, no team had won 106 games in a season until Mookie Betts -- well on his way to being an all-time franchise icon in his own right -- powered the American League East champs to a 6-2 win over the Orioles at Fenway Park on Monday night.
An Eric Thames triple that skipped past Cardinals right fielder Jose Martinez in the eighth inning, followed by an errant pickoff by Cards reliever Bud Norris gave the Brewers the go-ahead run they needed to overcome Josh Hader's rough night in a 6-4 win at Busch Stadium. Milwaukee closed to within 1 1/2 games of the National League Central-leading Cubs […]
There won't be a party anywhere at Chase Field for the Dodgers this week, but they moved closer to a party somewhere on Monday night by riding a pair of late Manny Machado RBIs to a 7-4 win over the D-backs that trimmed their magic number to clinch the National League West to five.
Rockies shortstop Trevor Story is in the starting lineup for Monday night's Rockies game against the Phillies at Coors Field, set to play for the first time since injuring his right elbow on a dive-and-throw on Aug. 17 against the Dodgers.
The Astros moved one step closer to their second straight American League West title, riding back-to-back homers from Brian McCann and Josh Reddick and a gritty outing from Dallas Keuchel to a victory over the Blue Jays. Toronto starter Marco Estrada couldn't escape the fifth inning in what was likely his final home start with the Blue Jays, yielding RB […]
This is why you shouldn't park on Waveland Ave. September 25, 2018
Brett Gardner, the longest-tenured Yankee, came off the bench to deliver an RBI single, then preserved the lead with a terrific sixth-inning catch as the Yankees defeated the Rays on Monday night at Tropicana Field. Andrew McCutchen homered while Giancarlo Stanton and Aaron Judge contributed RBI doubles as New York continues to push for home-field advantage […]