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Orioles slugger Chris Davis had the option to take Sunday off to get two days of rest with Monday's off-day looming. It wasn't an ideal matchup against Rays lefty Drew Smyly, whom he entered 2-for-16 against with 10 strikeouts and two home runs in his career.
The Rangers scored three runs in the first inning, and Prince Fielder added a two-run homer in the sixth to back starter Martin Perez, who allowed one run over six in a 6-2 win over the Red Sox on Sunday afternoon at Globe Life Park. With their 49th victory, the Rangers are tied with the Giants for the most wins in the Majors and are off to the best 76-game start in team history.
The Indians' dominance of the Tigers continued Sunday, as a 9-3 Cleveland win capped a third sweep of Detroit this season while the Tribe won its ninth straight overall.
Joe DiMaggio's incredible hitting streak is alive and well for another day, but the Yankees' superlative center fielder is learning that he can't do all of the work himself.
A weekend-long celebration of Pete Rose concluded with the official retiring of his uniform No. 14, unveiled at the end of a 30-minute ceremony on the field Sunday afternoon at Great American Ball Park.
Jose Bautista's swollen toe is healing, but the Blue Jays outfielder is still in a walking boot.
Every lineup, every day, as they are made public by the clubs.
Aces Jose Fernandez, Johnny Cueto and Chris Sale will all be in action Sunday as part of a full slate of games on MLB.TV.
The Cardinals have removed Trevor Rosenthal as closer, one night after he blew his third save opportunity of the season.
There just has to be a place for Washington's Wilson Ramos on the National League All-Star Team. For one thing, he has been the best offensive catcher in baseball this season. For another, players like him are part of what makes the All-Star Game such a compelling event.
Angels designated hitter Albert Pujols officially passed Hall of Fame slugger Harmon Killebrew for 11th on the all-time home run list Saturday night at Angel Stadium, knocking career home run No. 574 off of Oakland left-hander Dillon Overton in the bottom of the fifth inning.
A complete breakdown of which 2016 Draft picks from the first 10 rounds have agreed to terms, along with their reported bonuses and starting assignments.
Jose Altuve homered in a four-hit night and drove in three runs, and the Astros bolted to a huge early lead for the second straight game in a 13-5 victory over the Royals on Saturday night at Kauffman Stadium.
Cameron Rupp's two-run homer off Madison Bumgarner capped a three-run seventh inning Saturday for the Philadelphia Phillies, who prevailed, 3-2, over the San Francisco Giants.
Play was halted at Safeco Field in the fifth inning Saturday as a player ran on the field in the fifth inning, running between two Mariners outfielders as they converged on a fly ball.
How many rally caps does it take to rally?
Elvis Andrus' three-run triple led the charge as the Rangers pounded American League ERA leader Steven Wright for eight runs in 4 2/3 innings as they defeated the Red Sox, 10-3, Saturday night in front of a sellout crowd at Globe Life Park.
Hey, he's human.
Danny Valencia's two-run, first-inning home run boosted Dillon Overton in his Major League debut as the Athletics beat the Angels, 7-3, to claim their third straight in the four-game set.