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Rookie Alvarez homers again as Astros beat Brewers 10-8

HOUSTON (AP) — Rookie Yordan Alvarez hit one of Houston’s four home runs to become the first player in franchise history to homer in his first two major league game...

Rookie Alvarez homers again as Astros beat Brewers 10-8

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Rookie Alvarez homers again, Astros top Blue Jays 7-2 Yordan Alvarez homered again and Jack Mayfield hit three doubles as Houston's rookies delivered in a big way, leading the Astros over the Toronto Blue Jays 7-2       ...
02:00, 06/16/2019

Yordan Alvarez belts 3 homers as Astros destroy Orioles BALTIMORE — Houston manager A. J. Hinch was awestruck by his team’s extraordinary display of power. The Astros aren’t showing any type of weakness heading into the final stretch of the season. Rookie Yordan Alvarez hit three of Houston...
13:00, 08/11/2019

Watch: Yordan Alvarez makes Astros history, homers in first two games Houston Astros rookie Yordan Alvarez became the first player in franchise history to homer in his first two games, going deep in a win against the Milwaukee Brewers in Houston....
18:34, 06/12/2019

Houston Astros rookie Yordan Alvarez breaks Albert Pujols' RBI record Houston Astros rookie Yordan Alvarez has 35 RBI in his first 30 games, passing the mark Albert Pujols set with the St. Louis Cardinals in 2001.       ...
14:34, 07/23/2019

Moustakas homers, Brewers rally to beat Diamondbacks 8-3 Mike Moustakas hit a three-run homer in the eighth inning and the Milwaukee Brewers scored six runs after Zack Greinke left to beat the Diamondbacks 8-3       ...
13:51, 07/21/2019

Braun homers, Brewers beat Marlins 3-2 for 7th straight win Ryan Braun hit a tiebreaking, two-run homer in the third inning, and the Milwaukee Brewers beat the Miami Marlins 3-2 to complete a four-game sweep that extended their winning streak to seven       ...
01:51, 09/13/2019

Watch: Alex Bregman, Yordan Alvarez hit back-to-back homers in Astros' 99th win Alex Bregman and Yordan Alvarez hit back-to-back home runs in the sixth inning of a win against the Texas Rangers, helping the Houston Astros clinch their 99th victory of 2019....
20:34, 09/18/2019

Goldschmidt homers again as Cardinals beat Astros 5-3 Paul Goldschmidt homers again as St. Louis Cardinals beat Houston Astros 5-3 to take over first place in NL Central       ...
06:34, 07/27/2019

Reddick homers again as Astros beat Mariners 7-4 Josh Reddick homered for the second straight game and Alex Bregman had two hits and stole home to help the Houston Astros to a 7-4 win on over the Seattle Mariners       ...
07:34, 09/07/2019

Newman homers, Pirates rally late to beat Brewers 3-2 MILWAUKEE (AP) — Kevin Newman homered and extended his hitting streak to 18 games, and the Pittsburgh Pirates rallied with two late runs to beat the Milwaukee Brewers 3-2 on Friday night in the opener of a three-game series. The Pirates tied it in th...
07:17, 06/29/2019

Reds hit 3 homers off Justin Verlander, beat Astros 4-3 CINCINNATI (AP) — Jesse Winker and Derek Dietrich homered off Justin Verlander in the first inning Tuesday night, and the Cincinnati Reds held on for a 4-3 victory over the Houston Astros that clinched their first series win in nearly a month. By tak...
05:34, 06/19/2019

Nido homers in 13th, Ramos homers twice as Mets beat Tigers 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 for another comeback victory during this wild homestand        ...
04:51, 05/26/2019

Alvarez, Cole help Astros sweep Mariners with 6-1 win HOUSTON (AP) — Rookie Yordan Alvarez drove in three runs to back up seven strong innings by Gerrit Cole and help the Houston Astros to a 6-1 win over the Seattle Mariners on Sunday to complete a three-game sweep. The Mariners led 1-0 after J.P. Crawf...
00:17, 07/01/2019

Alvarez hits 2-run HR in MLB debut as Astros blank O’s 4-0 HOUSTON (AP) — Yordan Alvarez hit a two-run homer in his major league debut, Wade Miley pitched into the seventh inning and the Houston Astros beat the Baltimore Orioles 4-0 on Sunday. The 21-year-old Alvarez was called up from Triple-A Round Rock be...
03:17, 06/10/2019

MLB roundup: Alvarez's seven RBIs carry Astros to rout of O's Yordan Alvarez hit three homers, including a grand slam, and drove in seven as the visiting Houston Astros finished with six homers overall and defeated the Baltimore Orioles 23-2 Saturday night....
03:51, 08/13/2019

MLB roundup: Alvarez's 7 RBIs carry Astros to rout of O's Yordan Alvarez hit three homers, including a grand slam, and drove in seven as the visiting Houston Astros finished with six homers overall and defeated the Baltimore Orioles 23-2 Saturday night....
10:37, 08/11/2019

Altuve, Alvarez HR as Astros halt Yanks to end 7-game slide Jose Altuve hit a leadoff homer, rookie Yordan Alvarez connected again and the Houston Astros beat the streaking New York Yankees 9-4 to end a season-high seven-game skid       ...
01:17, 06/24/2019

MLB roundup: Brewers’ Arcia homers twice in win over Pirates Orlando Arcia hit his second two-run homer of the game in the 13th inning to give the visiting Milwaukee Brewers a 12-10 win over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Saturday....
06:34, 06/02/2019

MLB notebook: Nationals slug 8 homers against Brewers The Washington Nationals capped off a productive week on offense by slugging a franchise-record-tying eight home runs in a 16-8 rout of the visiting Milwaukee Brewers on Sunday afternoon....
10:17, 08/19/2019

LEADING OFF: Astros' Alvarez stars, Encarnación trade LEADING OFF: Astros rookie Alvarez making big impact, Yankees get Encarnación, Braves starter Newcomb exits after liner to head       ...
15:00, 06/16/2019

Houston Astros' Yordan Alvarez home run ball doesn't appear to land Houston Astros slugger Yordan Alvarez hit two home runs against the Oakland Athletics on Monday night, and at least one of the moonshots may have actually reached the lunar surface....
18:17, 09/10/2019

Mets 5, Brewers 2: Mets Bid Travis d’Arnaud Adieu, Then Beat Brewers D’Arnaud had struggled since returning to the majors less than a year since undergoing Tommy John surgery. The Mets’ win wasn’t without worry: Robinson Cano was hit by a pitch on his hand....
01:51, 04/29/2019

Braun homers to lead Brewers past Mets 3-1 MILWAUKEE (AP) — Ryan Braun hit a tiebreaking, two-run homer in the fifth inning, Brandon Woodruff pitched five solid innings and the Milwaukee Brewers beat the New York Mets 3-1 on Friday night. Braun had three hits to lift his average to .226, incl...
09:00, 05/04/2019

Yelich homers in return as Brewers win to sweep Mets MILWAUKEE (AP) — 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 ...
23:34, 05/05/2019

MLB roundup: Yelich homers twice as Brewers pound Phillies Christian Yelich homered twice, and Yasmani Grandal added a homer and four RBIs as the visiting Milwaukee Brewers won their third in a row with an 11-3 victory Thursday over the Philadelphia Phillies....
09:34, 05/17/2019

MLB roundup: Brewers power past Astros in 14th Mike Moustakas slugged the Brewers' fourth home run of the night with one out in the 14th inning, a two-run shot that led Milwaukee to a 6-3 win over the host Houston Astros on Wednesday....
10:34, 06/13/2019

Yordan Alvarez hits titanic home run as Houston Astros continue to overpower opponents Yordan Alvarez's blast is only the second ball ever to reach Minute Maid Park's upper deck as Houston outscores opponents 32-1 in 11-inning span.       ...
11:00, 09/10/2019

Devers homers, Red Sox avoid sweep with 4-1 win over Astros Rafael Devers homered off Justin Verlander, and the Boston Red Sox took advantage of two errors by the Houston Astros to avoid a series sweep with a 4-1 victory        ...
00:51, 05/27/2019

Bregman homers twice as Astros rally past Cubs 9-6 HOUSTON (AP) — Alex Bregman homered twice, his second a tiebreaking two-run shot in the sixth inning that propelled the injury-weakened Houston Astros to a 9-6 win over the Chicago Cubs on Tuesday night that gave manager AJ Hinch his 500th career vic...
07:51, 05/29/2019

Chavis homers, Red Sox snap Astros’ 10-game win streak BOSTON (AP) — Michael Chavis pointed to a young boy in the press box, letting him know how impressed he was that a 5-year-old announced his name so well. Boston’s rookie sparkplug then stepped to the plate and gave the kid something extra to be...
01:51, 05/20/2019

Bell homers again as Pirates cruise past Astros 10-0 HOUSTON (AP) — Josh Bell homered for the second straight game as one of five home runs by Pittsburgh as the Pirates routed the Houston Astros for the second game in a row with a 10-0 win on Thursday. Former Astro Joe Musgrove (6-7) threw six scoreles...
23:34, 06/27/2019

Yankees Greet Padres Rookie With Two Homers Right Off the Bat It was the 10th time in franchise history the Yankees began a game with back-to-back homers, and they came off Chris Paddack, who entered the game with a 1.93 E.R.A....
01:00, 05/30/2019

Brantley homers in 13th, Astros rally past Mariners 11-9 Michael Brantley hit a two-run homer in the bottom of the 13th inning to give the Houston Astros an 11-9 victory over the Seattle Mariners in a game they trailed by seven runs       ...
10:00, 09/06/2019

Springer 5 hits, 2 homers as Astros romp 15-5, sweep Rangers George Springer was 5 for 5 with four RBIs and a pair of home runs that increased total to an AL-high 15, leading the Houston Astros to a 15-5 rout of the Texas Rangers and a four-game sweep        ...
00:34, 05/13/2019

Reds rookie Aquino homers in first 3 at-bats vs Cubs Reds outfielder Aristides Aquino homered in his first three at-bats against the Cubs on Saturday night, setting a Cincinnati record for a newcomer       ...
04:34, 08/11/2019

Watch: Astros' Alex Bregman hits two Mother's Day homers in front of mom Houston Astros star infielder Alex Bregman smacked two home runs while his mother was in the stands during a win against the Texas Rangers on Mother's Day in Houston....
18:51, 05/13/2019

Rookie Aristides Aquino smacks three more homers as Reds roll CINCINNATI — Rookie Aristides Aquino, already nicknamed “The Punisher,” isn’t keeping mementos from his prodigious power display, the one reminding everyone of another Reds outfielder who wore No. 44 and slashed homers with a whipla...
13:00, 08/11/2019

Watch: Zack Greinke wins first game for Astros, Yuli Gurriel homers twice Zack Greinke picked up his first win for the Houston Astros and Yuli Gurriel hit two of his team's four homers in an 11-6 win against the Colorado Rockies....
16:17, 08/07/2019

Watch: Reds rookie Aristides Aquino sets record with 8th homers in 12 games Cincinnati Reds outfielder Astrides Aquino continues to be on fire to start his career, hitting a record eight home runs in his first 12 Major League Baseball games....
19:19, 08/13/2019

As broadcasters interview his parents, Marlins rookie Isan Diaz homers in his MLB debut Parents go crazy as Marlins rookie gets his first MLB hit, a home run off reigning Cy Young Award winner Jacob deGrom of the New York Mets.       ...
09:51, 08/06/2019

Watch: Pete Alonso sets Mets record for rookie homers before All-Star break New York Mets star Pete Alonso hit his 16th home run of the season against the Washington Nationals, setting the franchise mark for rookie bombs before the All-Star break....
20:34, 05/22/2019

‘Demetrius Andrade can beat Canelo Alvarez’ Liam Williams on Demtrius Andrade, the middleweight division and his plans to take on the top contenders. He speaks to Matt Bevan The post ‘Demetrius Andrade can beat Canelo Alvarez’ appeared first on Boxing News....
00:51, 07/09/2019

Liam Smith: ‘My brother will beat Canelo Alvarez’ Liam Smith talks to Matt Bevan about the prospect of fighting Kell Brook The post Liam Smith: ‘My brother will beat Canelo Alvarez’ appeared first on Boxing News....
22:34, 05/15/2019

Daniel Jacobs has the biggest tool to beat Canelo Alvarez LAS VEGAS — When Saul “Canelo” Alvarez and Daniel Jacobs stood face-to-face at their weigh-in Friday afternoon, apparently there wasn’t enough room in T-Mobile Arena for both of their heads. In a battle for space they butted noggins. Then they began ...
11:34, 05/04/2019

Woodruff nearly perfect through 8, Brewers beat Phillies 9-1 Brandon Woodruff allowed a solo homer but was otherwise perfect over eight innings, Christian Yelich hit his major league-leading 21st home run and the Milwaukee Brewers went deep five times in a 9-1 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies  ...
02:00, 05/27/2019

Yelich, Canó both injured as Mets beat Brewers 5-2 Reigning NL MVP Christian Yelich and Mets star Robinson Canó were both pulled with injuries while New York beat the Milwaukee Brewers 5-2 on J.D. Davis' tiebreaking, pinch-hit single in the seventh inning       &...
23:34, 04/28/2019

Grandal hits first lead-off HR, Brewers beat Reds 6-5 Yasmani Grandal led off for the first time in his career and homered in his opening at-bat to help the Milwaukee Brewers snap a season-high five-game losing streak with a 6-5 win over the Cincinnati Reds       ...
01:51, 06/23/2019

Reds withstand another homer by Yelich, beat Brewers 11-7 MILWAUKEE (AP) — José Iglesias had four hits and drove in two runs and the Cincinnati Reds withstood another homer from major league leader Christian Yelich, beating the Milwaukee Brewers 11-7 on Friday night to extend their winning streak to a seaso...
08:00, 06/22/2019

Davies sets club record at 7-0, Brewers beat Pirates 5-3 Zach Davies became the first Milwaukee starter to win his first seven decisions in a season, hanging on for five innings before the Brewers' bullpen finished off a 5-3 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates       ...
05:00, 06/09/2019

Woodruff wins 10th as Thames, Brewers beat Pirates 3-1 MILWAUKEE (AP) — Brandon Woodruff cruised to his 10th win of the season, Eric Thames homered and tripled, and the Milwaukee Brewers beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 3-1 on Saturday night. Woodruff (10-2) allowed one earned run and six hits with six strike...
08:51, 06/30/2019

Moreland homers, has 3 RBIs to help Red Sox beat Orioles 8-5 BALTIMORE (AP) — Mitch Moreland hit a three-run homer and J.D. Martinez and Xander Bogaerts also connected to help the Boston Red Sox beat the Baltimore Orioles 8-5 on Tuesday night. After having their run of six straight games with a long ball snapp...
06:17, 05/08/2019

Negron homers in 1st LA at-bat, Dodgers beat Rockies 9-4 Kristopher Negron homered in his first at-bat with Los Angeles, one of four connections by the Dodgers in a 9-4 win over the Colorado Rockies       ...
06:51, 07/31/2019

How many bad teams would it take to beat the Astros, Dodgers or Yankees? We picked the best players from the worst rosters in baseball and pitted them against the game's big three. The results reflect the absurdity of our era....
08:34, 09/14/2019

Turner homers again as Nationals beat White Sox 12-1 Trea Turner homered in the second straight game and had three hits, Aníbal Sánchez pitched into the seventh and the Washington Nationals beat the Chicago White Sox 12-1 on Monday       ...
06:00, 06/11/2019

Mariners belt 3 homers, beat Athletics 4-3 Daniel Vogelbach, Tim Beckham and Mitch Haniger homered, Roenis Elias pitched out of a bases-loaded jam and the Mariners beat the Oakland Athletics 4-3 Tuesday night        ...
07:34, 05/15/2019

Bregman, Astros beat Mariners 11-5 for 5th straight win Alex Bregman had two hits and three RBIs, and seven other Astros drove in at least one run as Houston beat the Seattle Mariners 11-5 for its fifth straight win        ...
09:34, 06/05/2019

Verlander allows 1 hit in 7 innings, Astros beat Rangers 3-0 Justin Verlander pitched one-hit ball for seven dominant innings, right fielder Josh Reddick made another leaping catch and the Houston Astros beat the Texas Rangers 3-0        ...
07:17, 05/11/2019

Blackmon homers twice, Rockies beat Padres 10-7 DENVER (AP) — Charlie Blackmon homered twice, Antonio Senzatela pitched effectively into the seventh inning and the Colorado Rockies hung on to beat the San Diego Padres 10-7 on Sunday. Raimel Tapia had three hits, including a two-run homer, and pinc...
01:00, 05/13/2019

Yankees beat skidding Astros 4-1 for 7th straight win Gary Sánchez and Gleyber Torres each homered for the third game in a row and the New York Yankees beat Houston 4-1 for their seventh straight victory. The Astros have lost six in a row.       ...
05:17, 06/22/2019

Lynn gets MLB-best 12th win as Rangers beat Astros 5-0 Lynn matches season high with 11 Ks in seven scoreless innings for major league-best 12th victory as Rangers beat Astros 5-0       ...
09:00, 07/12/2019

Verlander strikes out 12, Astros beat Rangers 4-3 Justin Verlander struck out 12 in six solid innings, four Houston players hit solo home runs and the Astros held on to beat the Texas Rangers 4-3       ...
07:51, 07/20/2019

Bogaerts homers, Red Sox beat White Sox 6-3 in rain BOSTON (AP) — The Red Sox celebrated on a soggy field at Fenway Park, hoping they weren’t really halfway through the season. The defending World Series champions want to go well beyond the 162-game schedule and still have some catching up to do...
09:34, 06/26/2019

Swanson homers twice as Braves beat Cardinals 5-2 ST. LOUIS (AP) — Dansby Swanson homered twice and Freddie Freeman also connected, helping Mike Foltynewicz and the Atlanta Braves beat the St. Louis Cardinals 5-2 on Friday night. Swanson drove Miles Mikolas’ first pitch of the sixth inning ove...
05:51, 05/25/2019

Yankees hit four homers to beat Orioles in Game 1 Didi Gregorius and Gleyber Torres hit early homers as the New York Yankees went deep two more times against the Baltimore Orioles in an 8-5 victory Monday afternoon in the opener of a day-night doubleheader at Yankee Stadium....
03:51, 08/13/2019

Pirates slug 4 homers, beat Rockies 14-6 PITTSBURGH (AP) — Josh Bell, Bryan Reynolds and Starling Marte all homered in the seventh inning to lead the Pittsburgh Pirates past Colorado 14-6 on Thursday. The Pirates jumped on Rockies starter Antonio Senzatela (3-4) for eight runs over 3 1/3 in...
23:00, 05/23/2019

Anderson hits grand slam as Marlins beat Nelson, Brewers 8-1 MILWAUKEE (AP) — Brian Anderson hit his first career grand slam and the Miami Marlins spoiled Jimmy Nelson’s return to the major leagues, beating the Milwaukee Brewers 8-3 on Wednesday night. Starlin Castro and Bryan Holaday each drove in two r...
06:51, 06/06/2019

Ryu dominates, Bellinger homers and Dodgers beat Padres 5-1 Hyun-Jin Ryu tossed six scoreless innings, All-Star Cody Bellinger hit his 30th home run, and the Los Angeles Dodgers defeated the San Diego Padres 5-1 for their ninth straight home victory       ...
09:34, 07/05/2019

Astros beat Athletics 6-4 in 12 innings for 3-game sweep OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Rookie Myles Straw had three hits, three stolen bases and scored the go-ahead run on Michael Brantley’s single in the 12th inning to help the Houston Astros complete their second three-game sweep of the season against the...
03:17, 06/03/2019

Betts homers as Red Sox beat Royals 7-5 for 3-game sweep Mookie Betts hit a two-run homer off Danny Duffy in a four-run third inning and the Boston Red Sox defeated the Kansas City Royals 7-5 to complete their first series sweep in nearly a month        ...
00:51, 06/07/2019

Kendrick homers, drives in 3 as Nats beat Marlins again, 9-6 WASHINGTON (AP) — 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 ou...
05:17, 05/27/2019

Angels beat Astros 7-2 for 5th straight W; Marisnick plunked Albert Pujols hit a bases-clearing double during the Angels' six-run first inning in a 7-2 victory over the Houston Astros       ...
10:34, 07/17/2019

Marte homers from both sides, Diamondbacks beat Rockies 10-9 Switch-hitting Ketel Marte homered from both sides of the plate for the third time this season and the Arizona Diamondbacks fended off Colorado's late rally to beat Rockies 10-9        ...
08:51, 05/04/2019

Realmuto homers in 10th, Phillies beat Cubs 5-4 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        ...
07:51, 05/21/2019

Arenado homers, Rockies score 2 in 9th to beat Orioles 8-7 DENVER (AP) — Tony Wolters had three singles but it was his flyout that gave the Colorado Rockies a much-needed victory. Wolters hit a game-ending sacrifice fly with the bases loaded and Colorado scored twice in the bottom of the ninth inning to rall...
05:17, 05/27/2019

Chavis homers in 13th as Bosox beat Jays 6-5 Boston's Michael Chavis hit a solo homer off Jimmy Cordero in the 13th inning as the Red Sox outlasted the plucky Toronto Blue Jays 6-5 on Wednesday night at Rogers Centre....
07:51, 05/23/2019

Watch: Cardinals beat Rockies with trio of two-run homers Marcell Ozuna, Paul DeJong and Dexter Fowler each recorded two-run homers for the St. Louis Cardinals only runs in a win against the Colorado Rockies at Busch Stadium....
19:17, 08/23/2019

Casali homers off Corbin, Reds beat Nationals 9-3 CINCINNATI (AP) — Curt Casali hit a three-run homer off Patrick Corbin, who had one of the worst starts of his career, and the Cincinnati Reds beat Washington 9-3 Friday night to end the Nationals’ streak of eight straight wins at Great America...
06:00, 06/01/2019

Davis homers for 1st time in month, A’s beat Rangers 9-8 ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Khris Davis homered for the first time in nearly a month as the Oakland Athletics built an eight-run lead, then hung on to beat the Texas Rangers 9-8 on Sunday for a four-game split. Davis hit a two-run homer off Drew Smyly (1...
03:17, 06/10/2019

Corbin Ks 11, Robles homers as Nationals beat Mets 5-1 WASHINGTON (AP) — Patrick Corbin struck out 11 in eight strong innings and Victor Robles homered to help the Washington Nationals beat the New York Mets 5-1 on Wednesday night. Anthony Rendon had three hits for Washington (17-25), which had lost seve...
05:00, 05/16/2019

Mercado homers off Sabathia, Indians beat Yankees 8-4 Rookie Oscar Mercado hit a two-run homer off CC Sabathia to break a fifth-inning tie and the Cleveland Indians defeated the New York Yankees 8-4       ...
05:00, 06/09/2019

Williamson homers in return, Giants beat Rockies 14-4 DENVER (AP) — Mac Williamson wasted no time after being promoted from Triple-A Sacramento, homering and driving in four runs to help the San Francisco Giants beat the Colorado Rockies 14-4 on Tuesday night. It was just the Giants’ third win in ...
08:17, 05/08/2019

Blackmon homers in 6-run inning, Rockies beat Padres 11-10 Charlie Blackmon homered to start a six-run inning, Daniel Murphy had four hits and 4 RBIs, and the Colorado Rockies hung on to beat San Diego 11-10 in a game in which both the Padres' Eric Hosmer and manager Andy Green were ejected   ...
08:52, 09/15/2019

Astros start fast; beat Red Sox 7-3 for 10th straight win BOSTON (AP) — Tyler White’s two-run double capped a five-run first inning, Josh Reddick hit a solo homer and the Houston Astros kept rolling, beating the Boston Red Sox 7-3 Saturday night for their 10th straight victory. Michael Brantley had th...
06:00, 05/19/2019

Guerrero Jr. homers again, Blue Jays beat White Sox 5-2 CHICAGO (AP) — Following a slow start, Vladimir Guerrero Jr. is showing why he’s one of the top prospects in the majors. Guerrero hit another home run, Danny Jansen and Billy McKinney also connected and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the Chicago Wh...
01:51, 05/20/2019

Lowe homers on 1st pitch in 1st; Rays beat Diamondbacks 6-3 ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Brandon Lowe homered on the first pitch in the bottom of the first, opener Ryne Stanek and five other relievers combined on a seven-hitter, and the Tampa Bay Rays moved to a season-high 11 games over .500 with a 6-3 win ov...
06:17, 05/08/2019

Iannetta homers in 7th, Rox beat D’backs 6-2 on rainy night DENVER (AP) — Chris Iannetta hit a two-run homer in the seventh on a cool and drizzly Tuesday evening, sending the Colorado Rockies to a 6-2 win over the Arizona Diamondbacks. Iannetta sent a curve from Merrill Kelly over the left-field fence for his...
07:51, 05/29/2019

Castillo pitches two-hit ball into 7th, Reds beat Astros 3-2 CINCINNATI (AP) — Nick Senzel returned from an eye injury and drove in a pair of runs Monday night, Luis Castillo pitched two-hit ball into the seventh inning, and the Cincinnati Reds held on for a 3-2 victory over the Houston Astros. The Reds got th...
05:51, 06/18/2019

Soler homers, drives in 2 as Royals beat Blue Jays 7-6 TORONTO (AP) — Jorge Soler homered and had two RBI, Brad Keller pitched five innings to win for the first time since May 22 and the Kansas City Royals beat the Toronto Blue Jays 7-6 Sunday. Soler reached base three times as the Royals snapped a three...
00:17, 07/01/2019

Davis homers for 1st time in month, A's beat Rangers 9-8 Khris Davis homered for the first time in nearly a month as the Oakland Athletics built an eight-run lead, then hung on to beat the Texas Rangers 9-8 on for a four-game split       ...
02:51, 06/10/2019

Cubs hit 3 homers, beat Pirates 8-3 to complete 3-game sweep Jason Heyward, Albert Almora Jr. and Kyle Schwarber hit home runs and the Chicago Cubs beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 8-3 for a three-game sweep       ...
00:34, 07/15/2019

Galvis homers twice, Biggio has 4 RBIs, Jays beat Royals Freddy Galvis hit a pair of solo home runs, rookie Cavan Biggio had four RBIs and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the Kansas City Royals 11-4       ...
00:00, 07/02/2019

Cole K's 11, Marisnick has 3 hits as Astros beat Angels 11-2 Gerrit Cole struck out 11 over seven innings, Jake Marisnick had three hits amid a chorus of boos and the Houston Astros got back on track by beating the Los Angeles Angels 11-2       ...
08:34, 07/18/2019

Santana homers, Indians beat Twins 4-3 to avoid sweep Carlos Santana hit a solo home run that broke a seventh-inning tie and the Cleveland Indians avoided a sweep against the AL Central-leading Minnesota Twins with a 4-3 win       ...
01:17, 07/15/2019

Iannetta homers in 7th, Rox beat D'backs 6-2 on rainy night Chris Iannetta hit a two-run homer in the seventh on a cool and drizzly evening, sending the Colorado Rockies to a 6-2 win over the Arizona Diamondbacks        ...
08:00, 05/29/2019

Bellinger homers, Hill fans 10 as Dodgers beat Reds 6-0 CINCINNATI (AP) — Cody Bellinger hit the last of Los Angeles’ four homers, Rich Hill stuck out a season-high 10 and the Dodgers won their fourth in a row Friday night, 6-0 over the Cincinnati Reds. Corey Seager, Joc Pederson and Max Muncy also ...
04:00, 05/18/2019

Josh Bell homers again, Pirates beat Reds 7-2 for split CINCINNATI (AP) — Josh Bell tied the Pirates record with his 12th homer in May, and Pittsburgh stopped Derek Dietrich’s home run spree Wednesday, beating the Cincinnati Reds 7-2 for a split of their four-game series. Bell’...
00:34, 05/30/2019

Pederson homers twice, Maeda cruises, Dodgers beat Nats 5-0 LOS ANGELES (AP) — Joc Pederson hit two home runs, Kenta Maeda pitched one-hit ball over six innings and the Los Angeles Dodgers cruised past the Washington Nationals 5-0 Friday night. The Dodgers won without shortstop Corey Seager, who was scratched...
08:34, 05/11/2019

Duvall homers twice, Braves open big lead and beat Nats 11-8 Adam Duvall had two home runs and four hits, Josh Donaldson added a three-run homer and the Atlanta Braves beat Washington 11-8 to reopen a 5½-game lead over the second-place Nationals in the NL East       ...
06:51, 07/31/2019

Cole extends win streak to 9 games, Astros beat Indians 7-1 Gerrit Cole pitched one-run ball over seven innings and extended his winning streak to a career-best nine games as the Houston Astros beat the Indians 7-1, spoiling the Cleveland debut of Yasiel Puig and the return of Danny Salazar    ...
07:17, 08/02/2019

Springer, Correa, Chirinos homer, Astros beat Royals 6-4 HOUSTON (AP) — George Springer, Carlos Correa and Robinson Chirinos each homered to lead the Houston Astros to a 6-4 win over the Kansas City Royals on Monday night. Springer opened the first with his 11th home run of the season, including three lead...
05:51, 05/07/2019

Verlander pitches 3rd career no-hitter, Astros beat Jays 2-0 Justin Verlander pitched his third career no-hitter, punctuating a dominant season by striking out 14 to lead the Houston Astros past the Toronto Blue Jays 2-0...
02:17, 09/02/2019

Jiménez hits 2 HR, White Sox turn triple play to beat Astros HOUSTON (AP) — Eloy Jiménez homered twice and the Chicago White Sox turned the first triple play in the majors this season during a 9-4 victory over the Houston Astros on Wednesday night. Charlie Tilson’s first career homer was a grand slam in ...
06:34, 05/23/2019

Watch: Orioles beat Astros with walk-off homer after embarrassing loss The Baltimore Orioles recovered from Saturday's 23-2 loss to the Houston Astros with a walk-off win against the same team to close out a three-game series at Oriole Park at Camden Yards....
02:51, 08/13/2019

Gurriel homers twice, Blue Jays snap skid, beat Royals 6-2 Eric Sogard hit a tiebreaking home run in the seventh inning, Lourdes Gurriel Jr. homered twice for his second straight multi-homer game and the Toronto Blue Jays snapped a three-game losing streak with a 6-2 win over the Kansas City   ...
05:17, 06/29/2019

Upton homers, Trout has 4 hits, Angels beat Blue Jays 10-5 TORONTO (AP) — Justin Upton homered on the first pitch he saw in his return from the injured list, Mike Trout had a solo homer among his four hits and the Los Angeles Angels used a seven-run second inning to beat the Toronto Blue Jays 10-5 Monday nig...
05:51, 06/18/2019

Tucson native Alex Verdugo homers again as Dodgers beat Phillies PHILADELPHIA – Former Sahuaro High School standout Alex Verdugo had another big game for the Dodgers.  In Monday’s win, he’d have three hits, score three runs, smack 2 RBI’s and smack a home run. Here’s more: Former Sah...
12:00, 07/16/2019

Chirinos hits slam, drives in 6 runs, Astros beat Blue Jays HOUSTON (AP) — Robinson Chirinos hit his first grand slam and finished with a career-high six RBIs, Gerrit Cole struck out 10 and the Houston Astros routed the Toronto Blue Jays 15-2 on Friday night. After Toronto walked Astros slugger Yordan Alvarez...
06:00, 06/15/2019

Sportwatch: Hawthorn beat Port, Cowboys beat Raiders, Rebels beat Sunwolves and more – live! AFL: Hawthorn trounce Port, North Melbourne beat BulldogsNRL: Cowboys conquer CanberraSuper Rugby: Rebels roll over SunwolvesSuper Netball: Fever beat Magpies 9.34am BST Megan Maurice is taking over the blog for the rest of the evening. Thank you for...
10:51, 05/25/2019

Sportwatch: Swifts beat Firebirds, Sydney beat West Coast and more – as it happened Firebirds 46-68 SwiftsBroncos 18-26 TitansPanthers 18-10 RoostersSydney beat West Coast 18.8 (116) to 10.11 (71) 9.13am BST Well that wraps up the domestic sport for today. But don’t go anywhere, we’re about to kick off our live blogs for the Matilda...
10:34, 06/09/2019

Sportwatch: Hawthorn beat Geelong, Manly beat Parramatta and more – as it happened AFL: Saints beat Bulldogs 17.14 (116) to 14.5 (89)NRL: Manly 36-24 ParramattaAFL: West Coast beat Melbourne 14.7 (91) to 11.12 (78)NRL: Titans 18-38 StormAFL: Hawthorn beat Geelong 12.13 (85) to 8.13 (61) 10.33am BST It’s time for me to leave you now...
11:51, 07/21/2019

Sportwatch: Another Super Netball draw, Adelaide beat GWS, Eagles beat Cowboys - as it happened Fever 62- 62 GiantsAdelaide beat GWS 12.10 (82) to 9.7 (61)Cowboys 20-22 Sea Eagles 1.18pm BST Well that’s it from me for tonight, it’s been a pleasure having your company. Don’t forget to stay with us for our live blogs of the Cricket World Cup, Wom...
16:17, 06/08/2019

The race for Canelo Alvarez In his Snips & Snipes column Eric Armit considers Canelo Alvarez, the WBC's ludicrous 'Franchise' title and more The post The race for Canelo Alvarez appeared first on Boxing News....
19:17, 07/05/2019

Sportwatch: Storm beat Eels in NRL, GWS beat Collingwood in AFL – as it happened Melbourne Storm 32-0 Parramatta EelsGWS beat Collingwood 8.8 (56) to 7.10 (52) 12.57pm BST Seven tries to nil tells the story and Melbourne put to bed their loss to Canberra to set up a tantalising preliminary final date against the Roosters. The Sto...
14:51, 09/21/2019

How do we beat 8chan and other far-right sites? The same way we beat Isis | Julia Ebner A determined international operation is desperately required to halt the spread of white supremacist propagandaCopycat terrorism is on the rise again, this time from the far right.Over the past few months, we have witnessed a series of lethal terrori...
15:17, 08/07/2019

Det. Luis Alvarez remembered at 9/11 ceremony The brother of NYPD detective Luis Alvarez, who fought for the extension of health benefits for other 9/11 first responders told attendees at a ceremony that the new legislation is needed to fund the World Trade Center health program. (Sept. 10) ...
22:00, 09/10/2019

Canelo Alvarez vs Danny Jacobs – what they say The fighters and promoters react to Canelo Alvarez vs Danny Jacobs The post Canelo Alvarez vs Danny Jacobs – what they say appeared first on Boxing News....
23:34, 05/05/2019

The latest gift to Canelo Alvarez With the WBC granting Canelo Alvarez a strange new title, this time they've gone too far The post The latest gift to Canelo Alvarez appeared first on Boxing News....
21:00, 07/02/2019

September 11 first responder Luis Alvarez dies at age 53 Ex-New York City police detective had colorectal cancer he said was due to months spent in the rubble of the World Trade CenterLuis Alvarez, a former New York City police detective who was a leader in the fight for proper support of the September 11t...
18:34, 06/29/2019

Why isn’t Canelo Alvarez fighting Sergey Derevyanchenko? In his Snips & Snipes column Eric Armit considers Canelo Alvarez's problem and rounds up the boxing world this week The post Why isn’t Canelo Alvarez fighting Sergey Derevyanchenko? appeared first on Boxing News....
17:34, 08/10/2019

Canelo Alvarez has come a long way since 2018 drug ban LAS VEGAS — What a difference a year makes. It seems like a distant memory that the annual Cinco de Mayo fight weekend in Sin City was basically canceled last year after Saul “Canelo” Alvarez tested positive for a banned substance and was suspended b...
13:17, 05/02/2019

Luis Alvarez, Champion of 9/11 Responders, Dies at 53 A former New York City police officer, he developed cancer 16 years after spending three months seeking survivors and victims’ remains in Lower Manhattan in 2001....
15:00, 06/29/2019

Boateng, Alvarez score in Galaxy’s 2-0 win over FC Cincy CINCINNATI (AP) — Emmanuel Boateng and Favio Alvarez scored in a three-minute span early in the first half to help the Los Angeles Galaxy beat expansion FC Cincinnati 2-0 Saturday night. Boateng scored his first goal of the minute in the 12th minute,...
07:17, 06/23/2019

9/11 health bill to be named after Luis Alvarez WASHINGTON – The bill to re-authorize the Sept. 11 Victims Compensation Fund will be named in honor of first responders Luis Alvarez and Ray Pfeifer, congressional sponsors announced Monday. Alvarez, an NYPD detective who contracted cancer afte...
23:51, 07/08/2019

‘Miracle Man’ weighs in for Canelo Alvarez clash Tempers fray as Canelo Alvarez and Danny Jacobs take to the scales for middleweight unification in Las Vegas The post ‘Miracle Man’ weighs in for Canelo Alvarez clash appeared first on Boxing News....
03:00, 05/04/2019

Canelo Alvarez on course to fight Sergey Kovalev next Canelo Alvarez vs Sergey Kovalev should be on November 2 and at 175lbs. John Dennen finds out the details The post Canelo Alvarez on course to fight Sergey Kovalev next appeared first on Boxing News....
23:00, 09/04/2019

Boxer Canelo Alvarez stripped of IBF title The International Boxing Federation has stripped Canelo Alvarez of his middleweight title after the fighter failed to agree to a mandatory title defense bout against Sergiy Derevyanchenko....
20:51, 08/02/2019

| Alvarez, Jacobs ready to do talking in the ring Saul "Canelo" Alvarez bids to extend his dominance of the middleweight division when he takes on Daniel Jacobs in an eagerly anticipated unification bout....
12:00, 05/03/2019

Ground Zero responder: Luis Alvarez deserves a key to the city A Ground Zero worker on Monday called on Mayor Bill de Blasio to honor the late Luis Alvarez with a key to the city for his emotional plea on Capitol Hill to replenish the fund for 9/11 victims. “In 2015, when we got (the September 11th Victim ...
20:34, 07/01/2019

Erislandy Lara win over Alvarez not worthy of ‘world’ belt Erislandy Lara oozes quality but this fight was a waste of time, writes Jack Hirsch The post Erislandy Lara win over Alvarez not worthy of ‘world’ belt appeared first on Boxing News....
18:00, 09/02/2019

Former NYPD detective and 9/11 first responder Luis Alvarez dead at 53 Luis Alvarez, the former NYPD detective who became a prominent fighter for the 9/11 Victims Compensation Fund, has died, his family said Saturday. He was 53. “Please remember his words, ‘Please take care of yourselves and each other.̵...
18:17, 06/29/2019

| Alvarez outpoints Jacobs to unify middleweight titles Saul "Canelo" Alvarez earned a unanimous decision victory over Daniel Jacobs in a fight that pitted two of the world's top middleweights against each other....
14:00, 05/05/2019

9/11 first responder Luis Alvarez who appeared before Congress dies _____ Luis Alvarez, the retired police officer who along with Jon Stewart appeared before Congress earlier this month to plead for consistent health benefits for 9/11 first responders, has died. The Ray Pfeifer Foundation, a nonprofit that helps firs...
17:51, 06/29/2019

Luis Alvarez was haunted by 9/11 until his final moments: sister A cancer-stricken retired NYPD detective who spent his final days fighting to restore funding for sick 9/11 responders was haunted by The Pile even hours before his death, kin said at his funeral Wednesday. Luis Alvarez’s sister told the hundre...
21:00, 07/03/2019

9/11 first responder Luis Alvarez gets posthumous key to New York City The former New York City police detective who was a leader in the fight for the Sept. 11 Victim Compensation Fund was honored with a key to his city posthumously....
13:00, 09/19/2019

Alvarez-Jacobs lovefest ends with weigh-in scuffle Canelo Alvarez and Daniel Jacobs had shown each other nothing but respect leading up to Saturday night's middleweight world title unification fight, but that changed when the two had a brief skirmish after Friday's weigh-in....
07:17, 05/04/2019

9/11 responder Luis Alvarez’ widow gets Big Apple key to the city The family of late Ground Zero responder and 9/11 victims advocate Luis Alvarez received a symbolic key to the city Tuesday — and a moving eulogy from fellow victims activist Jon Stewart. “Luis Alvarez represented the quiet heroism of acting compassi...
01:00, 09/18/2019

Canelo Alvarez unifies three middleweight world titles Danny Jacobs can't derail Canelo Alvarez at the T Mobile Arena in Las Vegas The post Canelo Alvarez unifies three middleweight world titles appeared first on Boxing News....
09:00, 05/05/2019

Canelo Alvarez vs Danny Jacobs betting preview Read the Fansbet Canelo Alvarez vs Danny Jacobs betting preview The post Canelo Alvarez vs Danny Jacobs betting preview appeared first on Boxing News....
18:34, 05/02/2019

Can Canelo Alvarez dominate the number one light-heavyweight? Canelo Alvarez will challenge Sergey Kovalev for the WBO light-heavyweight title on November 2 in Las Vegas The post Can Canelo Alvarez dominate the number one light-heavyweight? appeared first on Boxing News....
19:34, 09/14/2019

Kovalev eager to take on Canelo Alvarez at light heavyweight Sergey Kovalev was considered by some to be washed up after he lost two straight fights to Andre Ward, the second by knockout. He got stopped again a few fights later, then had to rally in his native Russia to stop Anthony Yarde and retain his 175-po...
15:01, 09/19/2019

WATCH Canelo Alvarez and Danny Jacobs take to the scales A fiery weigh in for Canelo Alvarez and Danny Jacobs in Las Vegas The post WATCH Canelo Alvarez and Danny Jacobs take to the scales appeared first on Boxing News....
15:34, 05/04/2019

O’Neill urges Congress to extend 9/11 aid at Luis Alvarez’s funeral NYPD Commissioner James O’Neill, speaking at Wednesday’s funeral for retired Detective Luis Alvarez, urged Congress to fulfill the dying wish of the 9/11 responder, who spent his final days on Capitol Hill fighting to replenish a vital fu...
21:00, 07/03/2019

Boxing News at Five: What is a ‘franchise champion’ and why has the WBC made Canelo Alvarez one? In a baffling move the WBC make Jermall Charlo champion and Canelo Alvarez 'franchise' titlist. Terry Dooley tries to fathom it in today's Boxing News at Five The post Boxing News at Five: What is a ‘franchise champion’ and why has the WB...
23:17, 06/27/2019

WATCH Canelo Alvarez vs Danny Jacobs face off erupts The fighters have to be forcibly separated after Canelo Alvarez vs Danny Jacobs weigh in The post WATCH Canelo Alvarez vs Danny Jacobs face off erupts appeared first on Boxing News....
15:34, 05/04/2019

SI Swimsuit's Manuela Alvarez Hernandez says she’s grateful for getting a degree before modeling Manuela Alvarez Hernandez, a Florida International University graduate, didn’t think she would find herself posing in a skimpy bikini — but she did and it was quite the accomplishment....
11:51, 06/04/2019

De Blasio, Cuomo no-shows at 9/11 hero Luis Alvarez’s funeral The notable absences came little more than a month after both officials were no-shows at a solemn, May 30 ceremony to dedicate a Ground Zero memorial to the 2,000-plus victims killed by exposure to toxins during the recovery effort....
23:00, 07/03/2019

Canelo Alvarez’s status is turning middleweight division into mess It’s getting a bit ridiculous, really. It wasn’t long ago that Saul “Canelo” Alvarez and Gennady “GGG” Golovkin met for what everyone considered the undisputed middleweight championship, one of boxing’s most prestigious titles. Today, you can’t be su...
10:00, 06/29/2019

Canelo Álvarez Seems To Have Lost Gennady Golovkin's Phone Number Middleweight champion Canelo Álvarez released a statement Wednesday announcing that, for the first time since 2015, he will not be fighting his traditional bout on Mexican Independence Day weekend in September. Álvarez—who’s generally a safe bet to b...
02:00, 07/18/2019

Canelo Alvarez stripped of IBF title, Oscar de la Hoya outraged Middleweight world champion Saul “Canelo” Alvarez was stripped of his 160-proud title on Thursday by the International Boxing Federation (IBF) after his promoters failed to agree to a deal for a bout against mandatory challenger Sergiy Derevyanchenko...
21:17, 08/02/2019

Sunderland forced to pay Vélez Sarsfield £335,000 in Ricky Álvarez settlement • Argentinian club say they have been paid after legal wrangle• Player made 17 appearances after joining on loan from InterSunderland have paid out more than £335,000 to Vélez Sarsfield to settle their claim over Ricky Álvarez following a lengthy leg...
18:51, 08/14/2019

Congressional testimony of 9/11 hero Luis Alvarez displayed at his wake Alvarez, a 53-year-old former detective, became a face of the ongoing trauma suffered by ailing first-responders, who have been championed by comedian-turned-activist Jon Stewart....
07:51, 07/03/2019

Alvarez-Kovalev small part of DAZN’s boxing season It’s a bold statement considering how long the sport has been around, but John Skipper isn’t shy about pronouncing the upcoming boxing schedule on DAZN as the greatest of all time. The live streaming service announced Friday it will distribute the WB...
15:34, 09/14/2019

Canelo Alvarez sets foot on the path towards undisputed crown Canelo Alvarez eyes the ultimate prize as he and Danny Jacobs arrive in Las Vegas for their middleweight unification The post Canelo Alvarez sets foot on the path towards undisputed crown appeared first on Boxing News....
14:09, 05/01/2019

Callum Smith wants Canelo Alvarez fight, and vengeance for his brother Callum Smith tells John Dennen how he would fight Canelo Alvarez The post Callum Smith wants Canelo Alvarez fight, and vengeance for his brother appeared first on Boxing News....
22:00, 05/07/2019

Gov. Andrew Cuomo honors Det. Luis Alvarez in moving 9/11 ceremony Gov. Andrew Cuomo paid tribute Wednesday to the late NYPD Detective Luis Alvarez, who delivered stirring testimony urging Congress to permanently extend the Sept. 11 Victims Compensation Fund in June — just weeks before he died of 9/11-related ...
12:18, 09/12/2019

How much of a chance would you give Callum Smith in a fight against Canelo Alvarez? Our expert panel gives their take on Callum Smith vs Canelo Alvarez The post How much of a chance would you give Callum Smith in a fight against Canelo Alvarez? appeared first on Boxing News....
18:34, 06/05/2019

Canelo Alvarez outlasts Danny Jacobs in middleweight title fight LAS VEGAS — At least this time there shouldn’t be much complaining about a decision that went in favor of Saul “Canelo” Alvarez. Daniel “Miracle Man” Jacobs of Brooklyn fought with plenty of heart and determination. But it wasn’t enough to dethrone A...
08:51, 05/05/2019

Canelo Alvarez vs Jacobs live stream: how to watch the fight online from anywhere It's almost time for Canelo to meet the Golden Child. Saul Alvarez's WBA and WBC middleweight titles are on the line against Daniel Jacobs' IBF championsip. That's right...it's a title unification fight and we'll tell yo...
00:34, 04/29/2019

Lara vs Alvarez live stream: how to watch tonight's boxing online from anywhere Cuban-American fighter Erislandy Lara tonight gets a chance to avenge his 2014 split-decision defeat to Canelo Alvarez - this time with a square-off against his older brother Ramon. With a title up from grabs, it should be a compelling fight, so be s...
03:34, 09/01/2019

Luis Alvarez, former NYPD Detective and 9/11 victims advocate, laid to rest The former NYPD detective Luis Alvarez's funeral was held on Wednesday in New York. The 53-year-old 9/11 victims advocate died due to cancer.        ...
18:34, 07/03/2019

Why Daniel Jacobs’ team is wary of judges for Canelo Alvarez bout LAS VEGAS — Team Jacobs said Tuesday it wants a “spotlight” shined on the three judges scoring Saturday night’s middleweight championship fight between Saul “Canelo” Alvarez of Mexico and Brooklyn’s Daniel Jacobs, and vowed to hold them accountable i...
13:17, 05/02/2019

New York says goodbye to Luis Alvarez, heroic 9/11 first responder felled by cancer Police officers, firefighters, EMTs and regular New Yorkers gathered to say goodbye Wednesday to 9/11 first responder Luis Alvarez.        ...
18:34, 07/03/2019

9/11 first responder Luis Alvarez, who fought for victims' compensation, dies at 53 Luis Alvarez, a former New York Police Department detective who became a top champion of the 9/11 Victims Compensation Fund year, died Saturday.        ...
18:00, 06/29/2019

Canelo Álvarez v Daniel Jacobs: WBA/WBC/IBF middleweight title unification – live! Álvarez and Jacobs meet to unify WBA, WBC and IBF titles at 160lbsJacobs to pay hefty fine after missing rehydration limit on SaturdaySend a tweet to Bryan at @BryanAGraham or email him 4.24am BST The arena is mostly full as we wait for the fighters ...
05:34, 05/05/2019

Luis Alvarez, NYPD detective who testified for healthcare for 9/11 first responders, has died at 53 Zach Gibson/Getty Images Luis Alvarez, a former New York City Police Department detective who appeared before Congress to push for health benefits for responders in the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks, died Saturday at the age of 53. Alvarez's fam...
03:00, 06/30/2019

Canelo Álvarez outpoints Daniel Jacobs to unify middleweight titles Álvarez wins decision by scores of 116-112 and 115-113 (twice)Canelo defeats Jacobs to unify middleweight titles – live!Canelo Álvarez won a close and uncontroversial decision over Daniel Jacobs in their hotly anticipated middleweight championship un...
07:34, 05/05/2019

Canelo Álvarez scaling two weight classes in bid for Sergey Kovalev's title Mexican to climb two divisions to fight Kovalev on 2 NovemberÁlvarez, 29, is coming off points win over Daniel Jacobs in MayCanelo Álvarez will move up two weight classes to challenge Sergey Kovalev for the WBO light heavyweight championship on 2 Nov...
20:34, 09/13/2019

Sergey Kovalev fights Anthony Yarde on Saturday -- is Canelo Alvarez next? A successful WBO light heavyweight title defense against Anthony Yarde on Saturday could lead Sergey Kovalev to a fight with Canelo Alvarez and the hefty payday that comes with it....
19:00, 08/22/2019

DAZN gets into ring with Canelo Alvarez-Daniel Jacobs mega-fight LAS VEGAS — Saturday night is a huge night for DAZN, the live streaming app that made its introduction in the United States a year ago and is trying to change how major boxing events are viewed. Saul “Canelo” Alvarez defending his middleweight champi...
11:34, 05/04/2019

Sept. 11 first responders advocate Luis Alvarez hailed as a hero at funeral A former New York City police detective who fought to extend health benefits for first responders to the Sept. 11, 2001 terror attacks up to the final days of his life was hailed as a hero at his funeral Wednesday....
00:51, 07/04/2019

Mitch McConnell honors 9/11 hero Luis Alvarez on Senate floor Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell honored former NYPD Detective Luis Alvarez on the Senate floor Tuesday in advance of the passage of the 9/11 Victim Compensation Fund that Alvarez spent his dying hours urging Congress to adopt. Alvarez, who die...
22:17, 07/23/2019

Hey brewers, what’s your go-to supermarket beer? Most brewers probably don’t need to buy beer often, between what they can bring home from work and what their fellow brewers gift them. But on the occasions when they do find themselves at a grocery or convenience store, maybe in the mood for an old ...
22:00, 07/25/2019

Brewers hang on for 5-4 win over Braves Josh Hader struck out Ozzie Albies with two outs in the ninth to preserve the Milwaukee Brewers' 5-4 win over the Atlanta Braves.       ...
08:34, 07/18/2019

What Are The Brewers Without Christian Yelich? In his first at-bat in an eventual Brewers win against the Marlins on Tuesday night, reigning NL MVP and 2019 MVP frontrunner Christian Yelich fouled a pitch off his right knee and fell to the ground in what looked like excruciating pain. The Brewers...
23:34, 09/11/2019

No surgery for Brewers' OF Yelich Milwaukee Brewers star Christian Yelich does not need surgery on his fractured right kneecap, but he still won't return this season no matter how far the team advances....
00:34, 09/13/2019

Saul Alvarez Outpoints Daniel Jacobs To Unify Middleweight World Titles Saul Alvarez kept his World Boxing Council and World Boxing Association titles and seized Jacobs' International Boxing Federation belt in a bout that marked the Mexican's return to the middleweight......
22:00, 05/05/2019

Canelo Álvarez and Daniel Jacobs out to unify titles in Cinco de Mayo showdown The odd lack of buzz around Saturday’s middleweight unification fight is more at the feet of broadcaster DAZN than the matchup, which is one of the best that can be made todayCinco de Mayo weekend has for years been the closest thing on the boxing ca...
15:34, 05/04/2019

Fantasy Baseball Waiver Wire: Options beyond Yordan Alvarez plus winners and losers Yordan Alvarez has all the waiver-wire buzz, but most Fantasy players missed out on that rush. Here are other options plus winners and losers from a busy weekend....
19:34, 06/10/2019

Hero 9/11 first responder Luis Alvarez to receive posthumous key to the city after cancer death A funeral will be held Wednesday for the former New York City police detective who was a leader in the fight for the Sept. 11 Victim Compensation Fund, and he shall be given a hero’s goodbye....
03:34, 07/02/2019

Marlins use 11-run inning to pound Brewers 16-0 MILWAUKEE (AP) — Garrett Cooper had two hits and scored twice during Miami’s franchise-record, 11-run fifth inning, helping the Marlins pound the Milwaukee Brewers 16-0 on Tuesday night. Cooper matched a career high with four hits and scored fo...
06:51, 06/05/2019

Yelich (2 HRs), Brewers pound Phillies Christian Yelich homered twice and had three hits, two RBIs and three runs scored, and Yasmani Grandal added a homer and four RBIs as the visiting Milwaukee Brewers won their third in a row with an 11-3 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies on Thurs...
03:34, 05/17/2019

Davies improves to 6-0, Brewers top Pirates 4-2 PITTSBURGH (AP) — Zach Davies allowed eight hits over eight-plus innings, giving Milwaukee’s bullpen a welcome break in a 4-2 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Sunday. Davies (6-0) struck out three and walked one to remain unbeaten. He lef...
23:17, 06/02/2019

Hey brewers, what do people misunderstand about beer? Like most of the world’s most delicious substances—wine, salt, butter, bread—beer is deceptively simple. At its most basic, it’s just water, yeast, hops, and malt. But it’s the way brewers manipulate the ingredients that turns them into something hum...
04:34, 06/13/2019

Brewers use 6 pitchers to blank Cubs 7-0 Ryan Braun belted a solo homer and Gio Gonzalez scattered two hits over 5 2/3 innings as the visiting Milwaukee Brewers posted a 7-0 victory over the Chicago Cubs on Friday afternoon....
02:17, 05/11/2019

Brewers vs. Phillies: Take the Under in the battle of Zachs Going into the season, few would have called a matchup between the Phillies’ Zach Eflin and the Brewers’ Zach Davies a must-see pitching matchup, but both rank in the top 12 in MLB in ERA for starting pitchers and have gotten off to terri...
17:17, 05/16/2019

Arcia’s 3-run homer lifts Brewers to 4-2 win over M’s MILWAUKEE (AP) — Orlando Arcia hit a three-run homer and the Milwaukee Brewers avoided a three-game sweep with a 4-2 win over the Seattle Mariners on Thursday. Chase Anderson (4-2) bounced back after he allowed six runs in his previous start. Anderso...
04:17, 06/28/2019

Moustakas goes deep twice, Brewers top Pirates 11-5 PITTSBURGH (AP) — Mike Moustakas homered twice among his four hits and the Milwaukee Brewers beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 11-5 Thursday night. Yasmani Grandal also homered and had four hits to help the Brewers win for the third time in four games. Mou...
06:51, 05/31/2019

Diamondbacks hit natural cycle in 10-7 win over Brewers Christian Walker hit a two-run homer to cap the first natural cycle in Arizona's history, lifting the Diamondbacks to a 10-7 win over the Milwaukee Brewers on Friday night       ...
09:51, 07/20/2019

Spangenberg sparks Brewers to win over Padres Cory Spangenberg had his second straight big game Monday night, when he hit a go-ahead, two-run triple and finished with three RBIs as the red-hot Milwaukee Brewers beat the visiting San Diego Padres 5-1 in the opener of a four-game series....
13:34, 09/17/2019

Yelich stays hot as Brewers top Giants, 5-3 SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Eric Thames and Jesús Aguilar homered to help the Milwaukee Brewers avoid a sweep with a 5-3 victory over the San Francisco Giants on Sunday. Christian Yelich had two doubles, extending his season-high hitting streak to 13 games....
04:51, 06/17/2019

MLB power rankings: Is everyone sleeping on the Brewers? The Milwaukee Brewers have had to overcome a number of obstacles, but find themselves locked in a battle for the NL Central.       ...
13:00, 06/10/2019

Gennady Golovkin scores quick knockout of Steve Rolls; is third Canelo Alvarez fight next? Gennady Golovkin made quick work of Steve Rolls with a fourth-round KO to set up a possible third super-fight against Canelo Alvarez later this year.       ...
07:34, 06/09/2019

MLB roundup: Brewers outslug Nats in 14 innings Milwaukee's Eric Thames roped a two-run homer in the 14th inning and the Brewers scored a wild 15-14 victory over the host Washington Nationals on Saturday night....
18:51, 08/18/2019

Realmuto, Hernandez lead Phils over Brewers 7-4 PHILADELPHIA (AP) — J.T. Realmuto doubled in the go-ahead run in the seventh inning, Cesar Hernandez hit a two-run homer and the Philadelphia Phillies beat the Milwaukee Brewers 7-4 Monday night. Lorenzo Cain had a career-high five hits and Mike Mous...
07:17, 05/14/2019

Giants homer 3 times in 5-3 victory over Brewers SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Pablo Sandoval, Kevin Pillar and Mike Yastrzemski homered and Drew Pomeranz pitched into the sixth inning, helping the San Francisco Giants beat the Milwaukee Brewers 5-3 on Friday night. Yastrzemski’s two-run drive to cent...
09:34, 06/15/2019

Reyes’ 3-run homer lifts Padres to 8-7 win vs Brewers SAN DIEGO (AP) — Franmil Reyes hit a go-ahead, three-run homer in the seventh and Eric Hosmer added a two-run shot for the San Diego Padres, who overcame three homers by the Milwaukee Brewers in an 8-7 win Wednesday for a three-game sweep. Reyes̵...
03:51, 06/20/2019

Giants vs. Brewers: Bumgarner will shut down Milwaukee The Giants’ Madison Bumgarner will look to put on a good showing for a potential trade-deadline suitor when he pitches Saturday night in Milwaukee. Bumgarner has given up more than three earned runs in just one of his past nine starts and has pitched...
21:51, 07/13/2019

Craft Brewers Lighten Up and Take Aim at the ‘Sweaty Consumer’ Smaller breweries are responding to the demands of consumers more concerned with health and active lifestyles than they are with hops or high alcohol content....
20:17, 05/26/2019

Pirates vs. Brewers: Jordan Lyles will get best of his old team Time’s up. Alex Rodriguez, “special adviser,” is no longer on the Yankees’ payroll. Bobby Bonilla, “nothing special,” will continue to be paid $1.19 million a year by the Mets until 2035. Staying in Pittsburgh. Mets leave and the Brewers invade. Milw...
22:17, 08/05/2019

Brewers sweep Marlins, win seventh straight Ryan Braun, wearing injured teammate Christian Yelich's jersey under his own as a tribute, slugged a go-ahead, two-run homer to lead the Milwaukee Brewers to a 3-2 win over the host Miami Marlins on Thursday afternoon....
00:34, 09/13/2019

LEADING OFF: Cubs-Brewers in prime time LEADING OFF: Cubs-Brewers settle series in prime time, Oakland closes out wild homestand, Tanaka split out of luck, no Altuve no problem for Astros        ...
11:17, 05/12/2019

Brewers vs. Giants: Milwaukee’s spot starter will get it done Seems Megan Rapinoe wasn’t the only athlete with a wardrobe malfunction at the ESPYs. Not sure what Odell Beckham Jr. was going for, but obviously the transition from New York to Cleveland has already taken its toll. … Scoreboard malfunction. W...
23:17, 07/12/2019

MLB notebook: Brewers' Woodruff (side) likely out 6 week Milwaukee All-Star right-hander Brandon Woodruff is expected to miss six weeks after sustaining a left oblique strain during the Brewers' game Sunday against the Arizona Diamondbacks, manager Craig Counsell announced Monday....
06:51, 07/23/2019

LEADING OFF: Fiers follows no-hitter, Brewers in Philly LEADING OFF: Fiers follows no-hitter, Brewers get another tough test in Philly, Astros roll into Detroit, Hicks comes off injured list for Yankees        ...
07:51, 05/13/2019

Yelich hits 16th HR, Brewers top Nats 7-3 for 6th win in row Christian Yelich hit his major league-leading 16th home run and the Milwaukee Brewers won their sixth straight game, beating the Washington Nationals 7-3        ...
02:51, 05/09/2019

Arcia delivers late, Brewers add on in win over D-backs Orlando Arcia hit a tiebreaking single in the eighth inning to decide a duel between pitchers Zach Davies and Merrill Kelly, and the Milwaukee Brewers beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 5-1       ...
09:34, 07/19/2019

Lyles no-hits Arizona through 6 innings, Brewers win 6-1 Jordan Lyles struck out five, walked a pair but didn't allow a hit through six innings in Brewers' 6-1 win over Diamondbacks       ...
21:17, 08/24/2019

Arcia's homer lifts Brewers over Mariners Orlando Arcia hit a three-run homer as the Milwaukee Brewers defeated the visiting Seattle Mariners 4-2 on Thursday afternoon to salvage the finale of a three-game interleague series....
06:00, 06/28/2019

Freeman’s HR lifts Braves to 4-3 win over Brewers in 10th ATLANTA (AP) — Freddie Freeman led off the 10th inning with a home run into the right-field seats, lifting the Atlanta Braves to a 4-3 win over the Milwaukee Brewers on Saturday night. The Braves recovered to win their fourth straight game after Luke...
06:00, 05/19/2019

Fantasy Baseball Prospects Report: Can Kevin Cron find an opening? How close is Yordan Alvarez? The minor league leader in home runs is a 26-year-old with MLB bloodlines and no clear path to the majors. Scott White considers his top prospects to stash....
15:51, 05/23/2019

Arcia’s 2nd HR, 2-run drive in 13th, lifts Brewers over Bucs PITTSBURGH (AP) — Orlando Arcia hit his second homer of the game, a two-run drive in the 13th inning that sent the Milwaukee Brewers over the Pittsburgh Pirates 12-10 on Saturday night. Both teams blew late leads before Arcia connected with two outs ...
05:51, 06/02/2019

Vogt, Yastrzemski team up to lead Giants over Brewers 8-7 SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Catcher Steven Vogt hit two triples and left fielder Mike Yastrzemski made a nifty catch for the final out to help the San Francisco Giants beat the Milwaukee Brewers 8-7 on Saturday. The Giants rallied from a 5-1 deficit for the...
02:17, 06/16/2019

Brewers vs. Cardinals: St. Louis’ Jack Flaherty will keep rolling Where’s the justice? Sam Darnold and Felicity Huffman are both out at least two weeks. Antonio Brown and Lori Loughlin “free” to go? Brewers, on the playoff bubble all year, lost All-Star Christian Yelich for the remainder of the season with a broken...
21:17, 09/14/2019

Brewers acquire pitcher Jordan Lyles from Pirates Jordan Lyles is heading back to the Milwaukee Brewers, who are desperate for starting pitching as they try to repeat as NL Central champions       ...
23:51, 07/29/2019

Brewers place struggling Chacin on IL, will recall Nelson The Milwaukee Brewers have placed struggling starter Jhoulys Chacin on the injured list with a strained lower back, paving the way for Jimmy Nelson's return to the majors        ...
20:34, 06/02/2019

Gonzalez effective again, pitches Brewers past Phillies 5-2 PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Gio Gonzalez continued to make the most of his second stint in Milwaukee, allowing one run while pitching into the sixth inning as the Milwaukee Brewers beat the Philadelphia Phillies 5-2 on Wednesday night. Gonzalez (2-0) was har...
05:00, 05/16/2019

Braves vs. Brewers: Dallas Keuchel’s resurgence will continue Emmy nominations are in. As expected “Game of Thrones” topped the list, nominated 32 times. Both Rachel Maddow and Sean Hannity failed to make the cut for their comedy hours. but Marie Kondo was nominated for “Tidying Up.” a reality show designed to ...
15:34, 07/17/2019

Lester pitches Cubs past Brewers 4-1 for series win CHICAGO (AP) — Jon Lester pitched 6 2/3 gutsy innings, Kris Bryant hit a two-run homer and the Chicago Cubs beat the Milwaukee Brewers 4-1 on Sunday night to take a weekend series between the top teams in the NL Central. Lester (3-1) gave Chicago exa...
06:34, 05/13/2019

Brewers vs. Cubs: Cole Hamels will baffle Milwaukee again “Dancing With the Stars” has unveiled their lineup for this season. Former ballers Lamar Odom, Ray Lewis and former White House bawler Sean Spicer are in. Yoenis Cespedes, Carmelo Anthony and John Hickenlooper failed to make the cut. “Play three at C...
17:17, 08/31/2019

McCutchen, Hoskins lead Phillies past Brewers 6-4 MILWAUKEE (AP) — Andrew McCutchen hit a tiebreaking double in the sixth inning and the Philadelphia Phillies used stellar relief work to beat the Milwaukee Brewers 6-4 on Friday night, overcoming Christian Yelich’s major league-leading 20th hom...
07:17, 05/25/2019

Brewers' Yelich out of lineup again with back spasms NL MVP Christian Yelich scratched from Milwaukee's lineup against Cincinnati for 2nd consecutive day because of back spasms        ...
19:00, 05/22/2019

Brewers vs. Cardinals: Adam Wainwright will keep St. Louis streaking Opening day at the U.S. Open. If you’re going to boo Naomi Osaka for winning, cheer Serena Williams for threatening the umps or are just cuckoo for Coco Gauff, be ready to pay. An 8-ounce water will run you about a dollar an ounce. Bottled, of course...
20:51, 08/26/2019

Brewers vs. Giants: Chase Anderson will stymie San Francisco Holiday greetings from reader James Durda. An 86-year-old man went to his doctor. Asked how he was feeling, and the senior said, “Great, I’ve never felt better. I have a 20-year-old bride who is pregnant with my child. What do you think about that Do...
01:00, 06/17/2019

Christian Yelich out for season in Brewers crushing blow In a devastating blow to their playoff hopes, the Milwaukee Brewers announced star Christian Yelich will miss the remainder of the season after suffering a fractured right knee cap during Tuesday night’s 4-3 win over the Marlins. Yelich fouled ...
07:17, 09/11/2019

MLB roundup: Brewers sweep Marlins, win seventh straight Ryan Braun, wearing injured teammate Christian Yelich's jersey under his own as a tribute, slugged a go-ahead, two-run homer to lead the Milwaukee Brewers to a 3-2 win over the host Miami Marlins on Thursday afternoon....
14:17, 09/13/2019

Brewers slip past Pirates 2-1 on Thames’ homer in 8th MILWAUKEE (AP) — Eric Thames homered leading off the eighth inning, and the Milwaukee Brewers beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 2-1 on Sunday. Thames, who entered as a pinch-hitter in the sixth, blasted an 0-1 pitch from Pirates reliever Kyle Crick (3-4) t...
00:17, 07/01/2019

Ozuna helps power Cards past Brewers 12-2 Marcell Ozuna's bases-loaded double keyed a six-run second inning and surging St. Louis pounded out a 12-2 victory over the Milwaukee Brewers on Monday night, the Cardinals fifth consecutive victory       ...
10:17, 08/27/2019

Arenado, Dahl, Tapia HRs lead Rockies over Brewers 11-6 MILWAUKEE (AP) — Nolan Arenado, David Dahl and Raimel Tapia homered to lead the Colorado Rockies over Freddy Peralta and the Milwaukee Brewers 11-6 Thursday for a four-game split. Arenado had three hits, including his ninth home run this season. Dahl...
23:51, 05/02/2019

Brewers vs. Reds: Luis Castillo will stifle Milwaukee The balance of power in the NL Central has seen a shift. The Cincinnati Reds are red hot while the Milwaukee Brewers are in the middle of a less-than-delightful brew. The Reds went into Friday with a five-game win streak while Milwaukee had lost six ...
18:17, 06/22/2019

Schwarber's slam powers Cubs to 10-5 win over Brewers Kyle Schwarber's grand slam capped a five-run sixth inning and powered the Chicago Cubs to a 10-5 victory over the Milwaukee Brewers in the opener of a crucial four-game series       ...
10:00, 09/06/2019

Reynolds slugs Pirates past Yelich-less Brewers 6-5 Red-hot rookie Bryan Reynolds hit a three-run home run in the seventh inning to lift the Pittsburgh Pirates over the Milwaukee Brewers 6-5 in their final game before the All-Star break       ...
00:00, 07/08/2019

MLB roundup: Yelich joins 40-30 club, Brewers top Cubs Christian Yelich hit a walk-off double with two strikes and two outs in the bottom of the ninth inning, and the Milwaukee Brewers celebrated a 3-2 win over the visiting Chicago Cubs on Saturday night....
15:51, 09/08/2019

Allen makes strong debut for Padres in 4-1 win over Brewers Left-hander Logan Allen pitched seven brilliant scoreless innings to win his major league debut, Francisco Mejia hit a two-run home run and Manny Machado added an RBI double as the San Diego Padres beat the Milwaukee Brewers 4-1    &#...
07:51, 06/19/2019

After long travel delay, Nats lose 5-3 to Brewers MILWAUKEE (AP) — A long night and day of travel for the Washington Nationals got even worse when they wasted a pair of leads, made four errors and lost to the Milwaukee Brewers 5-3 Monday night. The Nationals’ charter flight was delayed eight h...
09:51, 05/07/2019

González pitches Brewers past Cubs 7-0 for 7th straight win CHICAGO (AP) — Gio González pitched two-hit ball into the sixth inning and Ryan Braun homered, helping the Milwaukee Brewers beat the Chicago Cubs 7-0 on Friday for their season-high seventh straight victory. González outdueled José Quintana to help ...
00:17, 05/11/2019

Woodruff fans 10, Brewers’ bats shine in 10-4 win over Bucs MILWAUKEE (AP) — Brandon Woodruff struck 10 in six innings and Ryan Braun hit a three-run homer, helping the Milwaukee Brewers beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 10-4 on Friday night. Eric Thames also connected for Milwaukee, and NL MVP Christian Yelich had...
10:00, 06/08/2019

MLB roundup: Braun lifts Brewers over Mets in 18th Ryan Braun's two-run single with one out in the bottom of the 18th inning Saturday night finally capped a marathon game and lifted the host Milwaukee Brewers to a 4-3 win over the New York Mets....
11:34, 05/05/2019

Mike Moustakas belts two HRs on birthday to spark Brewers MIAMI — Mike Moustakas celebrated his 31st birthday in style. He homered twice, including a tiebreaking, two-run shot in the ninth inning as the Milwaukee Brewers defeated the Miami Marlins 7-5 Wednesday night in their first game following star outfi...
18:34, 09/12/2019

Moustakas HR wins car for fan, Yelich HR, Brewers sweep Bucs MILWAUKEE (AP) — Mike Moustakas launched a homer that won a new car for a fan, NL MVP Christian Yelich hit his major-league leading 24th home run on his bobblehead day and the Milwaukee Brewers beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 5-2 Sunday for a three-game ...
03:17, 06/10/2019

Brewers’ Braun scratched against Cubs with sore hamstring CHICAGO (AP) — The Milwaukee Brewers have scratched slugger Ryan Braun from the lineup against the Chicago Cubs because of a sore left hamstring. Ben Gamel started in left field in his place on Saturday. Braun — batting .254 with eight homers and 23 ...
20:17, 05/11/2019

Cain, Brewers top Nationals 6-0; Rendon ejected in return MILWAUKEE (AP) — Lorenzo Cain’s three-run double with two outs in the seventh inning broke a scoreless tie and the Milwaukee Brewers beat the Washington Nationals 6-0 Tuesday night for their fifth straight win. Nationals star Anthony Rendon had...
06:17, 05/08/2019

Boxing News at Five: Andrade emerges as frontrunner for Alvarez date, Khan says his future lies in Saudi Arabia Canelo Alvarez could face WBO champion Demetrius Andrade on September 14, and Amir Khan sounds happy to see out his career in Saudi Arabia The post Boxing News at Five: Andrade emerges as frontrunner for Alvarez date, Khan says his future lies in Sau...
18:51, 07/04/2019

Boxing News at Five: Eubank Jnr keen to fight “drug cheat” Saunders, Derevyanchenko fears he will be ignored by Alvarez and Golovkin Chris Eubank Jnr says Billy Joe Saunders shouldn't hold a world title but will happily take it from him, and Sergiy Derevyanchenko plays the waiting game The post Boxing News at Five: Eubank Jnr keen to fight “drug cheat” Saunders, Derevyanchenko fea...
00:51, 07/13/2019

Czech brewers put modern pubs on tap to court hipster crowd For generations, Czechs have consumed world-beating volumes of beer in the smoky, wood-panelled rooms of their local pubs, all but indistinguishable from each other bar the brand of lager flowing......
16:00, 06/05/2019

Pitching-needy Brewers acquire Jordan Lyles from Pirates Another starting pitcher has been taken off the market. The Pittsburgh Pirates have traded right-hander Jordan Lyles to the Milwaukee Brewers, according to The Athletic. Milwaukee will send reliever prospect Cody Ponce to Pittsburgh in return. Lyles,...
02:17, 07/30/2019

Brewers' Braun scratched against Cubs with sore hamstring Milwaukee Brewers scratch slugger Ryan Braun from lineup against Chicago Cubs because of sore left hamstring        ...
19:51, 05/11/2019

Bell caps historic month in style, Pirates top Brewers 9-4 Josh Bell finished off his historic May with two more hits, Starling Marte added three hits and scored three times as the Pittsburgh Pirates pounced on struggling Milwaukee starter Jhoulys Chacin in a 9-4 victory        ...
05:34, 06/01/2019

Brewers star Christian Yelich out for season after broken kneecap Milwaukee Brewers star -- and reigning National League MVP -- Christian Yelich will miss the remainder of the 2019 season after sustaining a knee injury during a road win against the Miami Marlins....
18:34, 09/11/2019

Help Me Figure Out Which Team Scored 11 Runs In One Inning In Marlins-Brewers The Miami Marlins opened a series against the Milwaukee Brewers Tuesday night, in Milwaukee. The Brewers come into the series sitting atop the NL Central; the last-place, aggressively “rebuilding” Marlins come into the series having scored the fewest...
07:51, 06/05/2019

MLB roundup: Goldschmidt's slam powers Cards past Brewers Paul Goldschmidt hit two homers, including a grand slam, and drove in a career-high seven runs as the St. Louis Cardinals rolled past the visiting Milwaukee Brewers 10-0 Friday night....
22:51, 09/14/2019

Christian Yelich’s injury is probably fatal to the Brewers’ postseason hopes The Brewers, winners of five straight entering Wednesday, will pick themselves up and remain in the fight, because they have to and because a playoff berth remains well within their reach. But the loss of Yelich cannot be overstated....
20:51, 09/11/2019

Braun's 6th hit of night lifts Brewers past Mets 4-3 in 18 Ryan Braun's career-high sixth hit, a two-run single with one out in the 18th inning, lifted the Milwaukee Brewers to a 4-3 comeback victory over the New York Mets in the longest game in Miller Park history        ...
10:17, 05/05/2019

Brewers Lose Christian Yelich for the Season With Knee Injury Yelich, the reigning National League M.V.P., fouled a ball off his right leg and broke his kneecap, a big blow to Milwaukee’s pursuit of a playoff berth....
19:34, 09/11/2019

Watch: Mike Moustakas homer leads Brewers over Cardinals Mike Moustakas paced the Milwaukee Brewers to a victory against the St. Louis Cardinals with a mammoth three-run homer in the first inning of the 5-3 triumph at Busch Stadium....
11:17, 08/23/2019

Brewers shortstop bolts from game for twins' birth Milwaukee shortstop Orlando Arcia checks out of the Brewers' series finale against the Chicago Cubs, but made it in time to be with his fiancée, Elena, for the birth of the twins.       ...
16:00, 09/09/2019

Brewers sign RHP Shelby Miller to minor league deal The Milwaukee Brewers have added to their pitching depth, signing veteran right-hander Shelby Miller to a minor league contract       ...
03:17, 07/13/2019

Brewers rally past Chicago 3-2, drop Cubs out of 1st place Ben Gamel hit a go-ahead, two-run single in the eighth inning, and the Milwaukee Brewers rallied to beat Chicago 3-2 Friday and knock the Cubs out of first place       ...
06:34, 07/27/2019

Arcia's 2nd HR, 2-run drive in 13th, lifts Brewers over Bucs Orlando Arcia hit his second homer of the game, a two-run drive in the 13th inning that sent the Milwaukee Brewers over the Pittsburgh Pirates 12-10        ...
05:17, 06/02/2019

Freeman, Fried power scorching hot Braves past Brewers, 4-2 Freddie Freeman hit his 25th home run of the season, Max Fried pitched a three-hitter and the Atlanta Braves' relievers hung on for a 4-2 victory Monday against the Milwaukee Brewers       ...
07:51, 07/16/2019

Iglesias, Roark lift Reds past Brewers for 5th straight win MILWAUKEE (AP) — Jose Iglesias homered and drove in four runs, Tanner Roark allowed one run — a homer by major league leader Christian Yelich — over six solid innings and the Cincinnati Reds beat the Milwaukee Brewers 7-1 on Thursday night for their ...
05:34, 06/21/2019

Gamel’s 10th-inning homer lifts Brewers over Braves, 3-2 ATLANTA (AP) — Ben Gamel led off the 10th inning with a home run against Wes Parsons, lifting the Milwaukee Brewers over the Atlanta Braves 3-2 on Sunday. All five runs in the game came on homers. Gamel’s drive off Parsons (1-2) reached the fou...
01:51, 05/20/2019

Brewers vs. Pirates: Zach Davies makes Milwaukee the pick The week that was. So which of these stories shocked you least? Mayor de Blasio going to the gym instead of the new 9/11 Memorial? Jeopardy’s James Holzhauer winning again? Veterans walking out on Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez after her latest tirade? Or ...
17:00, 06/02/2019

Reigning NL MVP Christian Yelich believes Brewers can still make playoffs without him Christian Yelich, the reigning NL MVP, is done for the year, but he does not believe his Milwaukee Brewers are done.       ...
10:00, 09/17/2019

González pitches Brewers past Cubs 7-0 for 7th straight win Gio González, Ryan Braun lead Milwaukee Brewers past Chicago Cubs 7-0 for season-high 7th straight victory        ...
03:17, 05/11/2019

Yasiel Puig Beats The Brewers With His Signature Brand Of Derring-Do I have no idea if Yasiel Puig is as dumb as Pedro Strop says he is, but on this we can all agree: Puig routinely does very cool stuff on a baseball field. Tuesday night he made a very bold and cool play in extra innings to give his Reds a walk-off wi...
07:00, 07/03/2019

Narváez homers in Mariners’ 9-2 win over A’s OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Omar Narváez hit a two-run homer, J.P. Crawford drove in three runs after coming off the injured list earlier in the day, and the Seattle Mariners beat the Oakland Athletics 9-2 on Friday night. Narváez finished with three hits...
09:34, 06/15/2019

Dodgers rip 4 homers in 6-3 win over Phillies Max Muncy, Joc Pederson, Corey Seager and Enriquè Hernàndez homered, powering the Los Angeles Dodgers to a 6-3 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies in the opener of a series matching the National League's two best teams  &#...
07:51, 06/01/2019

Red eye: Astros rail against MLB for schedule Outfielder Josh Reddick railed against MLB for scheduling the Astros for a night game in Anaheim ahead of Friday's home game vs. the Rangers. Said manager A.J. Hinch: "It'll be brutal."...
15:17, 07/19/2019

A's rack up 25 hits, 6 HRs in 21-7 win over Astros Matt Olson and Sean Murphy both homered twice, and the Oakland Athletics tagged Wade Miley for seven runs in the first inning and scored a season high in a 21-7 rout of the Houston Astros on Tuesday....
08:34, 09/11/2019

Boxing News at Five: Golovkin and Derevyanchenko could fight for Alvarez’s IBF belt, Wilder hopes Ortiz is drug-free for rematch Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez could be about to lose another of his middleweight belts, and Deontay Wilder says it would be "selfish" if Luis Ortiz cheats again The post Boxing News at Five: Golovkin and Derevyanchenko could fight for Alvarez’s IBF belt, Wil...
20:00, 07/09/2019

'It's an unjustified tax': Craft beer brewers are caught up in Trump's trade war with China Independent brewers are increasingly concerned about headwinds as President Donald Trump's tariffs increase prices on everything from aluminum cans to brewing equipment....
20:51, 08/31/2019

Anthony Rendon gets ejected, Stephen Strasburg gets hit, and Nationals unravel against Brewers Washington allows six runs in the seventh in a 6-0 loss to Milwaukee to fall seven games under .500 for the first time since 2011. Afterward, Rendon continues to express his displeasure with home plate umpire C.B. Bucknor in the clubhouse....
07:00, 05/08/2019

Reigning MVP Christian Yelich done for the season after fracturing kneecap in Brewers' win Christian Yelich's season is over after he was injured during a first-inning at-bat against the Miami Marlins.       ...
14:17, 09/11/2019

Bizarre double play helps Grandal, Brewers outlast Reds 11-9 MILWAUKEE (AP) — Yasmani Grandal homered during a big rally, then started a bizarre double play on a pitch that got past him and bounced to the backstop, helping the Milwaukee Brewers outlast the Cincinnati Reds 11-9 on Wednesday. Trailing 6-1 in the...
00:51, 05/23/2019

Green demands force European brewers to raise their drinks game European brewers expect they will need to tell more demanding drinkers as much about the environmental impact of a beer as its taste in the next decade as Europe enforces pollution laws....
19:51, 06/03/2019

Gamel's 10th-inning homer lifts Brewers over Braves, 3-2 Ben Gamel led off the 10th inning with a home run against Wes Parsons, lifting the Milwaukee Brewers over the Atlanta Braves 3-2        ...
01:00, 05/20/2019

Umpire Scott Barry leaves Marlins-Brewers game with injury MILWAUKEE (AP) — Second base umpire Scott Barry has left the Marlins-Brewers game with an apparent leg injury. Barry was helped off by a member of Milwaukee’s training staff before the start of the second inning. It was unclear what exactly hap...
04:00, 06/05/2019

LEADING OFF: Brewers streaking, Scherzer skid, d'Arnaud deal LEADING OFF: Brewers streaking, Scherzer skid, Sabathia and Samardzija in rematches, d'Arnaud again on the move        ...
12:34, 05/11/2019

Germans thirsty for alcohol-free beer as brewers boost taste Rise in bars stocking 0% beers to meet demand of drinkers who wish to ditch the hangoverDuring last year’s sweltering summer in Europe, workers of the Störtebeker beer brewery stood at the doors of the bottle depot eagerly awaiting the empty returns ...
19:51, 06/14/2019

Brewers' Ryan Braun gets beer spilled on him while trying to make a catch Brewers left fielder Ryan Braun had a beer spilled on his head while trying to make a catch at the wall on a ball hit by Mets' Pete Alonso.        ...
15:00, 04/29/2019

Watch: Brewers' Ben Gamel gets fastest inside-the-park homer of 2019 Milwaukee Brewers outfielder Ben Gamel rounded the bases in fewer than 15 seconds for the fastest inside-the-park home run of 2019 during a loss to the Seattle Mariners....
21:17, 06/27/2019

Brewers’ Jeremy Jeffress makes absurd catch to avoid catastrophe With a line-drive coming straight to his head, Jeremy Jeffress pulled a move straight out of “The Matrix” to dodge disaster. The Brewers pitcher bent backwards and snagged a line drive off the bat of utility man Willians Astudillo during ...
06:34, 05/28/2019

Watch: Brewers' Christian Yelich hits 30th home run of season Milwaukee Brewers outfielder Christian Yelich's two-run home run Monday night made him the first player in franchise history with 30 home runs before the All-Star Break....
21:00, 07/02/2019

Marathon of futility: Mets blow lead in 18th to fall to Brewers MILWAUKEE — The Force definitely wasn’t with them. As Star Wars night was unfolding Saturday at Miller Park, the Mets went to the plate and had their lightsabers reduced to rubble in another display of uninspiring baseball. And yet, after five-plus g...
08:51, 05/05/2019

Yelich hits 23rd homer as Brewers power past Marlins 5-1 MILWAUKEE (AP) — Christian Yelich hit his major league-leading 23rd home run and Mike Moustakas added two homers to lead the Milwaukee Brewers to a 5-1 win over the Miami Marlins on Thursday. The Brewers salvaged the final game of the three-game seri...
00:51, 06/07/2019

Young Yaz homers in Fenway debut San Francisco Giants outfielder Mike Yastrzemski homered Tuesday in his first game at Fenway Park, the former home venue of his grandfather, Hall of Famer Carl Yastrzemski....
16:02, 09/18/2019

Kipnis homers twice in Indians’ 10-4 win over Rangers ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Jason Kipnis is finding it difficult not to get excited after struggling at the plate for much of the season. The veteran second baseman hit two home runs, going back-to-back with Roberto Pérez during a five-run first inning, ...
07:17, 06/20/2019

Yanks 4 HRs, win 6th in row 10-6; Astros lose 5th straight NEW YORK (AP) — Gary Sánchez, Gleyber Torres and DJ LeMahieu homered in a hurry, connecting in a six-run fourth inning that powered the New York Yankees past the Houston Astros 10-6 Thursday night for their sixth straight win. Edwin Encarnación hit h...
05:34, 06/21/2019

Astros extend win streak to 6 with 8-1 win over Tigers Aledmys Diaz, Robinson Chirinos, Jake Marisnick and Alex Bregman homered for Houston, and the Astros beat the Detroit Tigers 8-1, extending their winning streak to six        ...
05:17, 05/14/2019

Cole fans 12 as Astros down Cubs 6-5 Gerrit Cole tied a season high with 12 strikeouts in six solid innings and the Houston Astros reached Cole Hamels early and held on for a 6-5 win over the Chicago Cubs in the opener of an interleague series on Monday       &...
02:17, 05/28/2019

MLB roundup: Four Astros combine to no-hit Mariners Four Houston Astros pitchers combined to no-hit the Seattle Mariners Saturday night in a 9-0 win in front of the home crowd, the second time the Mariners have been victims of a combined no-hitter this season....
12:51, 08/04/2019

Astros prove again there is no such thing as a lock There is really no such thing as a sure thing. The Astros, who entered Wednesday night’s game as -520 favorites to the Tigers, lost 2-1. According to Sports Illustrated’s Jimmy Traina, Houston became the biggest MLB favorite to lose in the past 15 ye...
08:34, 08/22/2019

How Vegas is looking at rotations of Yankees and Astros As the much-anticipated Houston Astros-New York Yankees series continues this weekend at the Stadium, bettors should already be thinking about starting pitching outlooks for the postseason. Houston and New York are virtual locks to make the playoffs ...
03:00, 06/22/2019

Dodgers outslug Cubs with 4 homers to win 7-3 LOS ANGELES (AP) — Cody Bellinger, Max Muncy and David Freese hit two-run homers to back Clayton Kershaw as the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Chicago Cubs 7-3 Thursday night in the opener of a four-game series. The NL West-leading Dodgers rallied from...
10:34, 06/14/2019

Astros' Correa has fractured rib, out 4-6 weeks Astros shortstop Carlos Correa, who is hitting .295 with 11 home runs and 35 RBIs this season, is expected to miss four to six weeks with a fractured rib....
18:51, 05/29/2019

MLB roundup: Syndergaard homers in 1-0 shutout Noah Syndergaard did it all for the New York Mets on Thursday afternoon, as the right-hander tossed a four-hitter and produced the game's only run with a third-inning homer in a 1-0 win over the visiting Cincinnati Reds....
14:51, 05/03/2019

Tellez homers twice as Jays dump Red Sox 10-3 Marcus Stroman has been saddled with little run support in most of his starts this season. Rowdy Tellez made sure that wasn't the case Tuesday night....
06:00, 05/22/2019

Minor 11 Ks, Rangers 5 homers in 10-9 win over Mariners Asdrúbal Cabrera hit two of the five Texas homers, Mike Minor struck out 11 over six innings and the Rangers beat the Seattle Mariners 10-9 in a series opener        ...
07:51, 05/21/2019

Correa’s RBI single in 9th gives Astros 4-3 win over Boston HOUSTON (AP) — Carlos Correa hit an RBI single in the ninth inning to give the Houston Astros a 4-3 victory over the Boston Red Sox on Saturday night. After Boston tied it in the top of the inning, Aledmys Diaz led off the bottom with a double to lef...
12:17, 05/26/2019

Holt homers in 9th to lift Red Sox to 5-4 win vs Padres Brock Holt homered on All-Star closer Kirby Yates' first pitch of the ninth inning to lift the Boston Red Sox to a 5-4 victory against the San Diego Padres       ...
16:17, 08/25/2019

Aaron Judge’s value to Yankees is so much more than homers SEATTLE — This is a Yankees truth: When Aaron Judge is going well, everything seems better around the team. The mood is brighter. There is more of a sense of ferocity to the lineup. Just a lot more smiles around the ballclub. There is a special energ...
17:51, 08/28/2019

Gurriel, Cole help Astros to 5-1 win over Pirates HOUSTON (AP) — Yuli Gurriel and Alex Bregman homered to back up a solid start by Gerrit Cole in his first meeting against his former team, and the Houston Astros got a 5-1 win over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Tuesday night. After winning just one time ...
09:34, 06/26/2019

Astros on a tear despite absence of Altuve Even after a loss to Boston snapped their 10-game winning streak, the Houston Astros have the best record and best run differential in the major leagues        ...
09:34, 05/20/2019

For the Yankees, 6 Homers and a 6-Run Lead Aren’t Enough Jordy Mercer capped a six-run comeback with a game-winning single off Chance Adams in the ninth inning, as the Tigers overcame another onslaught by the Yankees in a 12-11 victory on Tuesday night....
09:51, 09/11/2019

MLB roundup: Astros top Red Sox for 10th straight win Tyler White capped a five-run first inning with a two-run double, and Josh James delivered three scoreless innings of relief as the Houston Astros defeated the host Boston Red Sox 7-3 on Saturday at Fenway Park to extend their winning streak to 10....
09:51, 05/19/2019

Marlins minor leaguer Eddy Alvarez won silver medal as speed skater at 2014 Olympics. Now he's close to majors Miami Marlins minor leaguer Eddy Alvarez, who has spent the year at Class AAA New Orleans, won a speedskating silver medal at the Sochi Olympics.       ...
23:17, 08/29/2019

Boxing News at Five: Saunders is sick of hearing the “bulls**t excuses” of Golovkin and Alvarez, and Parker vs. Chisora could land in Saudi Arabia Billy Joe Saunders joins Matchroom and calls out all the big guns, and Joseph Parker and Dereck Chisora could be heading for Saudi Arabia later this year The post Boxing News at Five: Saunders is sick of hearing the “bulls**t excuses” of Golovkin and...
03:51, 08/14/2019

Brewers Utility Man Hernán Pérez Pitches Delightful, YouTube-Inspired 1-2-3 Inning Normally I would not ask you to pay attention to a late half-inning in a 16–0 June blowout, where pretty much by definition nothing that happens matters in the slightest. This is no normal half-inning! First of all the pitcher is Brewers utility man ...
07:51, 06/05/2019

Brewers' Christian Yelich blasts 23rd homer in 56th game of the season Milwaukee Brewers' right fielder Christian Yelich continued his big start to the 2019 season, slamming his 23rd homer of the season Thursday afternoon....
00:17, 06/07/2019

Watch: Ryan Braun saves Brewers with go-ahead grand slam vs. Cardinals Veteran outfielder Ryan Braun belted a 3-2 slider over the center field fence at Busch Stadium for a 433-foot grand slam in the ninth inning to lead the Milwaukee Brewers over the St. Louis Cardinals....
17:34, 09/16/2019

Watch: Brewers' Christian Yelich hits MLB-leading 17th homer against Phillies Milwaukee Brewers superstar Christian Yelich belted his league-leading 17th home run in the first inning against the Philadelphia Phillies on Thursday at Citizens Bank Park in Philadelphia....
00:17, 05/17/2019

For second straight season, Brewers acquire right-hander Jordan Lyles, this time to start The Brewers picked up Jordan Lyles in a waiver deal in 2018 then allowed him to leave as a free agent after the season.       ...
16:51, 07/30/2019

Snubbed in free agency twice, Brewers' Mike Moustakas having All-Star season Mike Moustakas, snubbed on the free-agent market two years in a row, is making sure it won't be a trifecta with All-Star banner season.       ...
15:34, 06/18/2019

Milwaukee Brewers' Christian Yelich breaks kneecap, will miss remainder of season Christian Yelich, the reigning National League MVP, will miss the remainder of the season after breaking his kneecap Tuesday night in a game against the Miami Marlins....
22:02, 09/11/2019

Correa's RBI single in 9th gives Astros 4-3 win over Boston Carlos Correa hit an RBI single in the ninth inning to give the Houston Astros a 4-3 victory over the Boston Red Sox        ...
06:17, 05/26/2019

MLB roundup: Astros top Angels; Lucroy sent to hospital Yuli Gurriel ran his hitting streak to 11 games with a game-tying grand slam, and George Springer delivered a walk-off hit in the 10th inning as the host Houston Astros claimed a wild 11-10 victory Sunday over the Los Angeles Angels in the rubber mat...
11:00, 07/08/2019

MLB roundup: Yaz belts three homers in Giants' 11-inning win Mike Yastrzemski hit three home runs, including a solo shot on the first pitch of the 11th inning, as the San Francisco Giants outlasted the Arizona Diamondbacks 10-9 Friday night in Phoenix in a wild game that featured 12 homers....
18:51, 08/18/2019

Gurriel has 2 RBIs, helps Astros over Tigers 5-4 Yuli Gurriel had two hits and drove in two runs as the Houston Astros built a lead with a big first inning and held on for a 5-4 win over the Detroit Tigers       ...
06:51, 08/20/2019

Twins shatter another record: Fastest to 200 homers CHICAGO — The slugging Minnesota Twins set another record Friday night. The players are enjoying the show. Nelson Cruz went deep for the seventh time during a five-game homer streak, and the Twins became the fastest team to 200 homers in major league...
09:00, 07/27/2019

Morgensen homers twice, powers FAU past Mercer 10-6 ATHENS, Ga. (AP) — Bobby Morgensen homered twice and drove in five runs, powering Florida Atlantic to a 10-6 win over Mercer on Saturday in an NCAA Tournament elimination game. The Owls (41-20) had two big innings and face either the Georgia-Florida ...
00:51, 06/02/2019

Astros stunned in historic upset at sportsbooks Despite closing as +435 underdogs at Caesars Sportsbook and managing only two hits off Justin Verlander, the Tigers pulled off the largest upset in the majors over the past 15 years....
16:34, 08/22/2019

Watch: Nationals hit four straight homers in win over Padres The Washington Nationals hit four consecutive home runs for the second time in three years in Sunday's 5-2 victory over the San Diego Padres at Petco Park....
18:00, 06/10/2019

MLB roundup: Reds' Dietrich hits three homers Derek Dietrich had a career-high three home runs and drove in six to lead the Cincinnati Reds to an 11-6 win against the visiting Pittsburgh Pirates on Tuesday night. Dietrich blasted two-run homers in the fourth, fifth and seventh innings....
08:51, 05/29/2019

Reds rally for 2 in 9th, win 3-2 for rare sweep of Astros Nick Senzel singled home the tying run with two outs in the ninth, and Jesse Winker followed with an RBI single Wednesday afternoon as the Cincinnati Reds rallied for a 3-2 victory and a rare sweep of the Houston Astros      ...
22:17, 06/19/2019

Ohtani homers off Kikuchi in Angels’ 12-3 win over Seattle ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Shohei Ohtani homered and singled in his first three major league at-bats against countryman Yusei Kikuchi, leading the Los Angeles Angels to a 12-3 victory over the Seattle Mariners on Saturday night. Ohtani’s fourth-inn...
10:51, 06/09/2019

MLB roundup: Cubs' win over Astros marred by fan's injury Kyle Hendricks pitched eight effective innings, Kyle Schwarber and Kris Bryant homered, and the visiting Chicago Cubs averted a series sweep at the hands of the Houston Astros with a 2-1 interleague victory Wednesday....
18:17, 05/30/2019

Gerrit Cole leads Astros to 11-1 win over Athletics Gerrit Cole pitched seven strong innings and Aledmys Diaz, Yordan Alvarez and Yuli Gurriel homered as the Houston Astros jumped on Homer Bailey for nine runs early and sailed to an 11-1 win over the Oakland Athletics      &#...
14:34, 07/23/2019

Diamondbacks hit 3 homers in row to open game vs Phillies PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Arizona Diamondbacks got to play an early round of Home Run Derby in Philly. The Diamondbacks hit three straight home runs to open the game against Philadelphia Phillies pitcher Jerad Eickhoff on Monday night. Jarrod Dyson hit...
03:00, 06/11/2019

Arenado homers as Rockies outlast Giants, 12-11 DENVER (AP) — Nolan Arenado fought the snow to hit a home run, thought he had another one, but he was happy to walk away with a win on a raw day at Coors Field. Arenado went deep among his three hits and Chris Iannetta hit a go-ahead two-run double i...
05:00, 05/10/2019

The Astros prove how costly this betting strategy can be That stunning seven-game losing streak endured recently by the Houston Astros showed the drama and potential horror of “double up to catch up” betting approaches (commonly called “Martingale” strategies). Squares are prone to errant thinking that mag...
23:51, 06/25/2019

MLB roundup: Verlander, Astros dominate White Sox Justin Verlander carried a no-hitter into the seventh inning, and Michael Brantley keyed a four-run uprising in the fifth with an opposite-field double to left as the Houston Astros claimed a 5-1 victory over the visiting Chicago White Sox on Tuesday...
16:17, 05/22/2019

Odorizzi, two more homers give Twins 7-0 win over White Sox Jake Odorizzi allowed one hit in 5 1/3 scoreless innings, and Eddie Rosario and Max Kepler each hit three-run homers as the Minnesota Twins completed a sweep of the Chicago White Sox with a 7-0 win on Sunday afternoon.      ...
00:51, 05/27/2019

White Sox turn triple play against Astros HOUSTON (AP) — The Chicago White Sox have turned a triple play against the Houston Astros. It came in the third inning Wednesday night with runners on first and second. Jake Marisnick hit a grounder down the line to third baseman Yoan Moncada, who st...
05:17, 05/23/2019

Yankees bash four more homers to whip Mariners SEATTLE — The straws that are stirring the Yankees toward an AL East title for the first time in seven years are made out of maple and ash. When the Yankees clinch the AL East next month, the biggest reason will be the home run for a team that has be...
07:51, 08/29/2019

Padres hit 3 homers to back Lucchesi in 5-2 win vs Marlins Reyes, Renfroe and Kinsler homer, and left-hander Lucchesi combines with 2 relievers on 2-hitter to lead Padres to 5-2 victory against Marlins        ...
07:51, 06/01/2019

A’s completely destroy Astros to get sweet revenge HOUSTON — The Oakland Athletics could think of no better way to erase the memory of a blowout loss to the Houston Astros than to turn things around on the AL West leaders on Tuesday night. Matt Olson and Sean Murphy each homered twice, and the Athlet...
14:17, 09/11/2019

Verlander strikes 13, leads Astros over Indians 2-0 Justin Verlander struck out 13 to reach double figures for the third straight start and sixth time this season, leading the Houston Astros over the Cleveland Indians 2-0       ...
06:51, 07/31/2019

Brantley, Peacock help Astros blank Royals HOUSTON (AP) — Michael Brantley homered twice, Brad Peacock pitched seven innings and Josh James completed the three-hitter in Houston’s 9-0 win over the Kansas City Royals on Wednesday night. Peacock (3-2) allowed three hits and set a career h...
06:51, 05/09/2019

Kepler homers in five straight at-bats vs. Bauer Max Kepler connected for home runs his first two times up Saturday night against Trevor Bauer, giving the Minnesota outfielder five homers in his past five at-bats against the Cleveland right-hander....
07:00, 07/14/2019

Watch: Athletics crush Astros with historic 21-7 win The Oakland Athletics became just the second team in MLB history to lose a game by 15 runs and win their next game against the same opponent by 14 runs with a 21-7 blowout of the Houston Astros....
18:34, 09/11/2019

Machado shakes off nerves, homers in return Padres star Manny Machado admitted Tuesday to feeling "a little more nervous" as he returned to Camden Yards for the first time since being traded last July. It didn't show on the field, though, as he hit his 17th homer of the season in the third inn...
02:17, 06/26/2019

Giolito spins 4-hit gem, White Sox blank Astros 4-0 Lucas Giolito pitched a four-hitter for his first major league shutout, rookie Eloy Jiménez hit his third homer in two games and the Chicago White Sox beat the Houston Astros 4-0        ...
06:51, 05/24/2019

Nationals hit 4 straight homers in 8th to stun Padres 5-2 SAN DIEGO (AP) — Howie Kendrick, Trea Turner, Adam Eaton and Anthony Rendon hit consecutive home runs off Craig Stammen with one out in the eighth inning and Stephen Strasburg beat his hometown team again as the Washington Nationals defeated the San ...
03:17, 06/10/2019

MLB roundup: Phils, Rockies hit walk-off homers Sean Rodriguez led off the bottom of the 11th inning with a home run to give the Philadelphia Phillies a 6-5 win over the visiting Pittsburgh Pirates on Monday night....
11:51, 08/27/2019

MLB notebook: Astros place OF Springer (hamstring) on IL The Houston Astros put star outfielder George Springer on the 10-day injured list on Saturday, a day after he strained his left hamstring while chasing a foul ball....
04:51, 05/26/2019

Astros put AL HR leader Springer on injured list Astros right fielder George Springer has been placed on the 10-day injured list with a left hamstring strain after he hurt himself chasing a pop foul during Friday's game....
23:51, 05/25/2019

Gallo homers twice as Rangers sweep Tigers Joey Gallo blasted a pair of solo homers, and the visiting Texas Rangers completed a three-game sweep of the Detroit Tigers with a 3-1 triumph on Thursday....
06:00, 06/28/2019

Marte homers, Diamondbacks sweep Giants SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The Arizona Diamondbacks’ feel-good weekend ended on a sour note with injury concerns over starting pitcher Luke Weaver. Ketel Marte homered for the third time in three games, Eduardo Escobar had three hits, and the Arizona...
05:17, 05/27/2019

Tatis homers twice, Padres win third straight vs. Dodgers Fernando Tatis Jr. hit two home runs, and Joey Lucchesi pitched into the seventh inning as the San Diego Padres earned a 5-3 victory Sunday while handing the Los Angeles Dodgers their first three-game home losing streak this season....
11:00, 07/08/2019

All-Star starters revealed: Astros lead with three Alex Bregman, the runaway winner at third base for the American League, will be joined in the starting lineup by Astros teammates George Springer and Michael Brantley, the latter of whom edged the Yankees' Aaron Judge by less than 1 percentage point....
02:00, 06/28/2019

Gallo homers twice as Rangers sweep Tigers with 3-1 win DETROIT (AP) — Joey Gallo hit two solo homers and Ariel Jurado threw seven shutout innings and the Texas Rangers completed a three-game sweep of Detroit with a 3-1 win over the Tigers on Thursday. Texas has won five straight games, matching a season ...
22:34, 06/27/2019

MLB notebook: Astros SS Correa returns from rib injury Astros standout shortstop Carlos Correa was activated off the 60-day injured list prior to Houston's Friday night road game against the St. Louis Cardinals....
09:17, 07/27/2019

LEADING OFF: Marlins streak the right way, Sale vs Astros LEADING OFF: Marlins streaking in right direction, Sale faces Astros again, Orioles finally return to Coors Field        ...
13:34, 05/24/2019

Jeff McNeil may add new nickname as homers keep coming PITTSBURGH — Pete Alonso was running around with a Jeff McHits T-shirt on the other day. When asked about McNeil’s prowess against the Pirates after Sunday’s 13-2 wipeout by the Mets at PNC Park, Alonso smiled and offered some other T-shirt suggestio...
04:51, 08/05/2019

Chirinos has RBI in 11th to lift Astros over Orioles 4-3 HOUSTON (AP) — Robinson Chirinos hit an RBI double with two outs in the 11th inning to lift the Houston Astros to a 4-3 win over the Baltimore Orioles on Friday night. Yuli Gurriel singled with one out in the 11th before Chirinos hit a line drive to ...
05:51, 06/08/2019

Astros GM: OF Springer to miss 'a couple days' Houston Astros outfielder George Springer received positive news from a medical evaluation and could return by the weekend, general manager Jeff Luhnow said Wednesday....
22:34, 09/04/2019

Lindor hits 2 of Cleveland’s 4 homers in 5-2 win over Twins CLEVELAND (AP) — Francisco Lindor hit two of Cleveland’s four home runs and the Indians defeated the Minnesota Twins 5-2 on Tuesday night. Lindor hit a solo home run in the third and broke a 1-all tie with a two-run homer in the fifth. Roberto ...
04:00, 06/05/2019

Olson homers twice, leads Athletics over Angels 7-2 Matt Olson hit two home runs, Mike Fiers remained unbeaten in his last 10 starts and the Oakland Athletics defeated the Los Angeles Angels 7-2       ...
13:51, 06/29/2019

MLB roundup: Bryant hits three homers in Cubs' win Chicago's Kris Bryant slugged three home runs and drove in five runs, and the Cubs hit six homers in a 14-6 rout of the host Washington Nationals on Friday....
14:17, 05/18/2019

MLB roundup: Chirinos delivers as Astros walk off O's in 11 Robinson Chirinos delivered a walk-off double with two outs in the 11th inning, as the Houston Astros rallied for a 4-3 victory over the Baltimore Orioles in the opener of this three-game series Friday at Minute Maid Park....
09:51, 06/08/2019

Dodgers break NL record for homers in a season The Los Angeles Dodgers broke the National League record for home runs in a season thanks to Joc Pederson's pair of homers against the Colorado Rockies on Wednesday night....
11:17, 09/05/2019

Greinke finally gets win over old club, Astros top Royals Zack Greinke finally beat his old club and Yordan Álvarez belted a pinch-hit three-run homer as the Houston Astros beat the Kansas City Royals 6-1       ...
08:52, 09/15/2019

Bell hits 2 of Pirates’ 4 homers in 7-2 win vs Padres SAN DIEGO (AP) — Josh Bell homered twice and drove in four, rookie Bryan Reynolds connected for the second straight night and the Pittsburgh Pirates beat the San Diego Padres 7-2 on Saturday. Padres rookie left-hander Nick Margevicius (2-5) allowed f...
07:00, 05/19/2019

MLB roundup: Astros' Verlander no-hits Jays Houston Astros right-hander Justin Verlander threw a no-hitter Sunday in a 2-0 win over the host Toronto Blue Jays, becoming one of just six major league pitchers with three or more no-hitters....
13:51, 09/02/2019

Astros and Rangers will kick off second half with a bang Major League Baseball returns Thursday with a stand-alone prime-time game on ESPN (8:05 p.m.) with the Houston Astros visiting the Texas Rangers in hitter-friendly Globe Life Park. After a first half of offensive explosiveness, I see no reason it won...
00:51, 07/12/2019

Max Kepler hits 3 homers for Twins vs Indians CLEVELAND (AP) — Max Kepler has homered three times against the Cleveland Indians. Kepler, who entered Thursday night’s game in an 0-for-21 slump, connected in the first, third and seventh innings off Indians starter Trevor Bauer. Kepler walked...
05:51, 06/07/2019

MLB roundup: Verlander, Astros stifle Rangers Justin Verlander allowed one hit over seven strong innings, and the Houston Astros belted three solo homers while overcoming an injury to star Jose Altuve to beat the visiting Texas Rangers 3-0 on Friday night for their third consecutive victory....
17:00, 05/11/2019

MLB roundup: Yanks continue HR streak, down Astros Gary Sanchez, Gleyber Torres and DJ LeMahieu homered in the bottom of the fourth inning as the New York Yankees connected for the 23rd consecutive game and recorded a 10-6 victory over the Houston Astros on Thursday night at Yankee Stadium in the ope...
11:17, 06/21/2019

Parra homers against former team, Nationals top Giants 4-1 Gerardo Parra hit a three-run homer against his former team, Joe Ross pitched six shutout innings of three-hit ball and the Washington Nationals completed a three-game sweep of the San Francisco Giants with a 4-1 win      &#...
05:17, 08/08/2019

Astros lead way with 6 All-Stars; Dodgers among clubs with 4 NEW YORK (AP) — Justin Verlander, Gerrit Cole and four of their Houston Astros teammates will lead the American League squad at the All-Star Game in Cleveland on July 9. Major League Baseball unveiled full rosters for the midsummer showcase Sunday, a...
00:17, 07/01/2019

Report: Astros trade 1B White to Dodgers The Houston Astros traded first baseman Tyler White to the Los Angeles Dodgers for minor league right-hander Andre Scrubb, The Athletic reported Thursday....
21:17, 07/25/2019

Astros vs. Tigers: Houston will get best of replacement starter Of course … (1) Ed Sheeran and Justin Bieber’s new song is appropriately titled, “I Don’t Care”… (2) New subway announcement, “Attention customers, we are experiencing an unexpected delay in service” … (3) Mayor de Blasio held a “Gr...
21:34, 05/14/2019

MLB notebook: Astros' Sanchez set for shoulder surgery Houston Astros right-hander Aaron Sanchez will undergo season-ending shoulder surgery next week, general manager Jeff Luhnow told reporters Thursday....
03:00, 09/06/2019

MLB roundup: Pirates' Bell hits three homers All-Star Josh Bell homered three times and drove in seven runs as the Pittsburgh Pirates pounded out 23 hits Monday and pummeled the visiting Chicago Cubs 18-5....
10:34, 07/02/2019

Verlander, Altuve lead Astros to 12-4 win over Rangers Justin Verlander followed a two-run first inning with five no-hit innings and José Altuve hit Houston's franchise-record ninth grand slam of the season as the Astros beat the Texas Rangers 12-4       ...
03:00, 07/15/2019

MLB roundup: Cards' DeJong blasts 3 homers Paul DeJong went 4-for-4 with three homers, a double and five RBIs, and the St. Louis Cardinals outslugged the Pittsburgh Pirates 14-8 Wednesday night....
12:17, 07/25/2019

Verlander sharp against old team, Astros top Tigers 5-1 DETROIT (AP) — Justin Verlander allowed two hits in seven impressive innings against his former team, and the Houston Astros won their eighth straight game, 5-1 over the Detroit Tigers on Wednesday night. Verlander (7-1) struck out nine in his second...
05:00, 05/16/2019

James Paxton gives Yankees a look at their best Astros answer That guy would have a fighting chance against the Astros. That guy showed some resiliency. Any chance that guy will be wearing a Yankees uniform in October? Yankee Stadium rocked Friday night once Gleyber Torres crushed a first-inning grand slam, and...
10:51, 08/03/2019

Bogaerts homers, has 3 hits as Red Sox defeat Angels 4-3 Xander Bogaerts had three hits, including a homer, and three RBIs as the Boston Red Sox wrapped up a successful road swing with a 4-3 victory over the Los Angeles Angels       ...
04:51, 09/02/2019

MLB notebook: Astros lose Springer to injury Houston Astros All-Star outfielder George Springer will miss Monday's game and is day-to-day with lower back stiffness, manager AJ Hinch said after Sunday's 4-3 loss to the Boston Red Sox....
05:51, 05/20/2019

Yanks get key hits off Astros’ gloves for 8th straight win NEW YORK (AP) — Giancarlo Stanton hit a pair of go-ahead, two-run singles, both off third baseman Yuli Gurriel’s glove, and the New York Yankees beat the Houston Astros 7-5 Saturday night for their eighth straight win. The Astros lost their sev...
07:17, 06/23/2019

Mike Yaz homers in first game at Fenway Park Giants outfielder Mike Yastrzemski, the grandson of Red Sox great Carl Yastrzemski, said playing at Fenway on Tuesday "isn't just special for me. This is special for anyone who saw my grandfather play."...
03:51, 09/18/2019

Reddick, Miley lead Astros to 4-2 win over Rangers Josh Reddick hit the tiebreaking RBI single and preserved Houston's lead with a leaping grab over the wall in right field, and Wade Miley struck out seven as the Astros beat the Texas Rangers 4-2 Thursday for their fifth victory in six games &#...
06:51, 05/10/2019

MLB roundup: Cruz belts 3 homers in Twins' win Nelson Cruz continued his power display with the first three-homer game of his career to lead the Minnesota Twins to a 10-3 victory over the host Chicago White Sox on Thursday night....
09:51, 07/26/2019

Lagares homers twice as Mets cap sweep of D-backs Juan Lagares had the biggest game of his major league career Thursday afternoon, when the longest-tenured member of the New York Mets homered twice and finished with six RBIs as the surging Mets completed a four-game sweep of the visiting Arizona Dia...
00:34, 09/13/2019

Kreidler homers twice to lead UCLA to 11-6 win over Baylor LOS ANGELES (AP) — Ryan Kreidler drove in three runs and hit one of UCLA’s four home runs as the Bruins eliminated Baylor 11-6 on Sunday in an elimination game at the Los Angeles Regional. Kreidler’s two-run homer in the sixth gave UCLA a...
03:17, 06/03/2019

Madden NFL 20 rookie ratings Madden NFL 20 released its rookie rankings earlier this week. Who got a raw deal? Who is rated correctly? Find out for yourself.       ...
21:17, 07/05/2019

These rookie actors will take over TV this fall Fall premieres are only weeks away, but these actors are already generating buzz as the ones to watch for the new TV season. Folake Olowofoyeku , “Bob Hearts Abishola” Sept. 23, CBS Guest spots on series such as “Modern Family” and “Transparent” did ...
05:17, 08/30/2019

A Marathon for a PGA Tour Rookie Sungjae Im of South Korea, the only rookie to advance to the Tour Championship and its youngest competitor, kept playing and playing this season to reach an unlikely goal....
02:17, 08/24/2019

Brewers' Christian Yelich confirms he will participate in Home Run Derby at All-Star Game Milwaukee Brewers star Christian Yelich confirmed Saturday night that he has agreed to participate in the All-Star Home Run Derby.       ...
17:34, 06/30/2019

Milwaukee Brewers' Jeremy Jeffress narrowly dodges line drive heading for his head Milwaukee Brewers pitcher Jeremy Jeffress avoided nearly having his head torn off by a screaming liner back to the mound and made a fantastic catch during Monday’s game against the Minnesota Twins....
14:51, 05/28/2019

D'Arnaud homers twice, leads Rays to 6-1 win over Tigers Travis d'Arnaud homered for the first time in over 14 months, going deep twice for the Tampa Bay Rays in a 6-1 victory over the Detroit Tigers        ...
23:34, 06/06/2019

Urquidy dominates struggling Rangers in Astros' 6-1 win José Urquidy threw seven dominant innings for his first major league win and Yuli Gurriel hit a three-run homer, sending the Houston Astros to a 6-1 victory over the skidding Texas Rangers       ...
05:00, 07/21/2019

Cano homers in 2nd straight game, Mets top Marlins 6-2 Robinson Cano homered for the second consecutive game to help lead the New York Mets to a 6-2 win over the Miami Marlins.       ...
00:34, 07/15/2019

Mets’ Amed Rosario hitting more homers because of one tweak Amed Rosario is well ahead of schedule. Breaking open Wednesday’s 7-0 win over the Giants with a three-run homer, the Mets shortstop hit his seventh home run of the season. Last year, Rosario didn’t hit his seventh home run until Aug. 25 (122nd game)...
11:51, 06/06/2019

Astros ace Greinke deal; two-dozen trades on MLB's deadline day On a dizzying day that featured two dozen trades, the Astros pulled off the biggest and most startling deal, adding ace Zack Greinke to an imposing rotation already loaded with All-Stars Justin Verlander and Gerrit Cole....
16:51, 08/01/2019

MLB roundup: Pollock belts 3 homers in Dodgers' loss Mauricio Dubon hit a home run and Jeff Samardzija went six solid innings as the visiting San Francisco Giants topped the Los Angeles Dodgers 5-4 on Friday in the opener of a three-game series....
21:17, 09/07/2019

Trout homers, Angels rally for 6 in 7th to edge Rangers 7-6 ANAHEIM (AP) — Mike Trout and Kole Calhoun scored on wild pitches in a six-run seventh inning Sunday that gave the Los Angeles Angels a 7-6 comeback win over the Texas Rangers. Trout hit a solo homer in the first off Ariel Jurado to give the Angels a...
05:17, 05/27/2019

Betts hits 3 homers off Paxton as Red Sox rout Yankees again Mookie Betts hit three home runs against James Paxton in the first four innings in a 10-5 rout over the New York Yankees, whose starting pitchers have stumbled this week in historic fashion       ...
06:34, 07/27/2019

Astros' Marisnick suspended for plate collision with Lucroy Houston Astros outfielder Jake Marisnick was suspended for two games by Major League Baseball on Thursday for his violent home plate collision with Los Angeles Angels catcher Jonathan Lucroy before the All-Star break....
18:17, 07/12/2019

Bell homers twice to lead Pirates past Diamondbacks 6-2 Josh Bell homered twice and Joe Musgrove allowed one hit through seven strong innings as the Pittsburgh Pirates beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 6-2 Tuesday night        ...
07:34, 05/15/2019

Gurriel hits 2nd straight game-winner, Astros down M’s in 10 HOUSTON (AP) — Yuli Gurriel doubled in the 10th inning for his second straight last at-bat game winner, lifting the Houston Astros to a 6-5 win over the Seattle Mariners on Saturday night. The Astros hadn’t scored since putting up five runs in ...
08:51, 06/30/2019

Astros become latest MLB team to extend stadium netting HOUSTON — The Houston Astros will extend the protective netting at Minute Maid Park to cover more of the seating area, joining other teams that have taken safety measures after foul balls injured fans. The team announced Thursday that the extended ne...
23:51, 08/08/2019

MLB roundup: Cole fans 15 as Astros rout Mariners 21-1 The Houston Astros hammered the visiting Seattle Mariners for 21 runs on 22 hits, and Gerrit Cole set a single-season standard for strikeouts in a 21-1 rout on Sunday afternoon to complete a four-game series sweep....
20:17, 09/09/2019

Astros pitchers combine for no-hitter -- with Nolan Ryan there to see it Aaron Sanchez looked like a reinvented pitcher in his Houston debut, throwing six stellar innings to start the Astros on a combined no-hitter Saturday night in their 9-0 victory over the Seattle Mariners....
11:51, 08/04/2019

Straw’s 3B in 14th lifts Astros over pesky Mariners 8-7 SEATTLE (AP) — Myles Straw led off the 14th inning with a triple and scored on Yuli Gurriel’s sacrifice fly, and the Houston Astros outlasted the pesky Seattle Mariners 8-7 Thursday night in the longest game of the season by innings for both te...
05:51, 06/07/2019

Gallo homers, leaves with injury in Rangers' 6-2 win over KC Joey Gallo hit a tie-breaking home run for the second straight game before leaving in the fifth inning due to injury as the Texas Rangers beat the Kansas City Royals 6-2        ...
04:00, 06/02/2019

Yankees clobber four homers in continued dominance of Orioles Death, taxes and the Yankees beating the Orioles. The Yankees made it 13 straight over their feeble AL East foes with an 8-5 win in the first game of Monday’s split doubleheader in The Bronx. It marked the longest run of success against a team by the...
01:19, 08/13/2019

Nelson Cruz homers has 3 RBIs as Twins rout M’s 10-5 MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Nelson Cruz homered and had three RBIs and utility infielder Ehire Adrianza’s hustle keyed a six-run sixth and the Minnesota Twins topped the Seattle Mariners 10-5 on Thursday. Cruz, who played for the Mariners from 2015-18 b...
00:00, 06/14/2019

Bellinger homers, nails 2 runners as Dodgers top Mets 9-5 Cody Bellinger hit his 19th homer and threw out two runners from right field, leading the Los Angeles Dodgers to a 9-5 victory over the New York Mets        ...
08:00, 05/28/2019

Jiménez homers in 9th to power White Sox past Cubs, 3-1 CHICAGO (AP) — Eloy Jiménez hit a tiebreaking two-run homer in the ninth inning in his first game against his first major league organization, helping the Chicago White Sox beat the Chicago Cubs 3-1 on Tuesday night. The 22-year-old Jiménez was a top...
05:34, 06/19/2019

Major League batters crush record with 1,135 homers in May MLB batters hit 1,135 home runs in May, topping the all time previous record of 1,119 set in August 2017, according to the Elias Sports Bureau. Toronto rookie Vladimir Guerrero Jr, the son of MLB hall of famer Vladimir Guerrero hit HR No. 1,120 for t...
01:17, 06/02/2019

Renfroe hits 3 homers, Padres rally to stun Rox 16-12 in 12 Hunter Renfroe hit his third homer of the game in the 12th inning after Fernando Tatis Jr. tied it as part of a six-run rally in the ninth and the San Diego Padres stunned the Colorado Rockies 16-12       ...
08:34, 06/15/2019

Astros' Marisnick 2-game suspension upheld by MLB Houston outfielder Jake Marisnick's two-game suspension for his violent home plate collision with Angels catcher Jonathan Lucroy on July 7 has been upheld by Major League Baseball       ...
23:51, 07/29/2019

Attorney: Girl hit during Astros game had skull fracture HOUSTON (AP) — An attorney for the family of a 2-year-old girl struck by a foul ball during a game last month between the Chicago Cubs and Houston Astros says the girl suffered a skull fracture. Attorney Richard Mithoff on Wednesday provided the firs...
00:34, 06/27/2019

Anderson's 2 homers lead Marlins to 9-2 win over Braves The Marlins chased Atlanta starter Dallas Keuchel with a five-run fourth capped by Anderson's second home run and 20th of the season for an 8-0 lead       ...
08:51, 08/09/2019

MLB roundup: Cole hits 300 K's, pitches Astros to playoffs Gerrit Cole eclipsed the 300-strikeout mark for the season and did so in style, pitching host Houston to a 3-2 victory over the Texas Rangers on Wednesday, allowing the Astros to clinch their fourth playoff berth in five years....
19:17, 09/19/2019

Yanks get key hits off Astros' gloves for 8th straight win Giancarlo Stanton hit a pair of go-ahead, two-run singles, both off third baseman Yuli Gurriel's glove, and the New York Yankees beat the Houston Astros 7-5 for their eighth straight win       ...
07:34, 06/23/2019

Max Kepler blasts three homers as Twins avoid sweep CLEVELAND — Max Kepler homered three times and José Berríos locked up Cleveland’s lineup into the seventh inning as the Minnesota Twins avoided a sweep — and their first three-game losing streak — by beating the Indians 5-4 on Thursday night. K...
05:17, 06/07/2019

Suarez homers early, Reds hold on for 8-6 win over Cubs CINCINNATI (AP) — Eugenio Suarez ended his slump with Cincinnati’s longest homer of the season, Anthony DeSclafani pitched six scoreless innings and the Reds held off the Chicago Cubs 8-6 Sunday. Phillip Ervin and Nick Senzel drove in two runs ...
00:17, 07/01/2019

Astros acquire Greinke in stunning pitching grab Zack Greinke held the New York Yankees to two runs on two hits over five innings on Wednesday, and that was the good news for the Bronx Bombers when it comes to the veteran pitcher....
02:17, 08/01/2019

Hendricks helps Cubs avoid sweep with 2-1 win over Astros Kyle Hendricks pitched eight strong innings, Kyle Schwarber homered for the second straight game and Kris Bryant added a solo shot in his return to the lineup to help the Chicago Cubs avoid a sweep with a 2-1 win over the Houston Astros   ...
08:17, 05/30/2019

Child hit by line drive at Astros game, taken to hospital A young fan was taken to the hospital after getting struck by a foul ball during a game between the Chicago Cubs and Houston Astros        ...
08:17, 05/30/2019

Yankees allow many homers, one rare play in Sabathia fiasco MINNEAPOLIS — Poised to score in the first inning and force the Twins to play catch up, the Yankees watched Edwin Encarnacion lumber toward first base after hitting a ball that screamed triple play. “I tried but they got me,’’ said the heavy-legged E...
10:17, 07/23/2019

Guerrero Jr. hits first 2 major league homers against Giants Guerrero homered twice to become the third-youngest player to hit his first two major league homers in the same game, and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the San Francisco Giants 7-3 Tuesday night....
20:00, 05/15/2019

D.J. LeMahieu Hits 2 Homers as Yankees Continue Red Sox’ Pain Boston Manager Alex Cora and starting pitcher Chris Sale were ejected in the Yankees’ seven-run fourth inning as the Red Sox lost their sixth in a row....
01:17, 08/04/2019

Springer, Bregman propel Astros to 6-2 victory over Angels George Springer and Alex Bregman homered, Wade Miley pitched two-run ball into the sixth inning and the Houston Astros beat the Los Angeles Angels 6-2       ...
09:34, 07/19/2019

MLB roundup: Yanks drop Astros to win eighth straight Giancarlo Stanton drove in his first four runs of the season on a pair of two-run singles as the host New York Yankees extended their season-high winning streak to eight games with a 7-5 victory over the Houston Astros on Saturday night....
15:34, 06/23/2019

MLB roundup: Twins' Odorizzi outduels Astros' Verlander Ehire Adrianza homered, and Jake Odorizzi pitched seven shutout innings to outduel Justin Verlander as the Minnesota Twins edged the Houston Astros 1-0 on Monday night in Minneapolis....
09:34, 04/30/2019

Gurriel’s homer in 10th lifts Astros to 2-1 win over Seattle HOUSTON (AP) — Yuli Gurriel hit a game-ending home run in the 10th inning and the Houston Astros beat the Seattle Mariners 2-1 on Friday night. Gurriel hit a 2-2 pitch from Matt Festa (0-2) off the facade in left field for his eighth homer. Houston&#...
07:17, 06/29/2019