Cubs beat Dodgers 2-1 in 10 innings for…

Almora hits game-ending RBI single as Chicago Cubs top Los Angeles Dodgers 2-1 for doubleheader split

Herrera's solo homer lifts Phils to 4-3 win over Cardinals

Odubel Herrera hit a tiebreaking, solo homer in the seventh inning, Cesar Hernandez hit a two-run homer and the Philadelphia Phillies beat the St. Louis Cardinals 4-3

LEADING OFF: Giants need hand in bullpen, Felix…

LEADING OFF: Giants need hand in bullpen, Felix up in the Bronx, super Kluber goes for Indians

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LEADING OFF: Verlander backs rolling Astros…

LEADING OFF: Verlander backs rolling Astros, Dodgers on the mend, Soto timelessly good for Nats, Baez hopes to be back with Cubs

Nats get RHP Kelvin Herrera from Royals for 3…

Right-hander Kelvin Herrera has been acquired by the Washington Nationals from the Kansas City Royals for three minor leaguers

That's Kowar with a K: 13 in Gators' 6-1 CWS win over Texas

That's Kowar with a K: Florida star strikes out 13 in 6-1 win over Longhorns at College World Series

Like last year's Twins, young Braves ahead of…

Atlanta has turned its stocked farm system into a major league contender faster than expected

LEADING OFF: Astros go for team record-tying 12th…

LEADING OFF: Astros try for team record-tying 12th win in row, Yankees and Nationals back for double dip, Colon goes for Dominican mark

Rockies power up, snap home skid by beating Mets 10-8

Nolan Arenado, Trevor Story and Ian Desmond homered in succession during a six-run third inning, German Marquez pitched effectively for six innings and the Colorado Rockies snapped an eight-game home losing streak by beating the New York Mets 10-8

Ibrahimovic, Rippon, Bird featured in ESPN Body…

Los Angeles Galaxy forward Zlatan Ibrahimovic, Houston Astros pitcher Dallas Keuchel, Olympic figure skater Adam Rippon, and 63-year-old golfer Greg Norman are among the athletes who will be featured in ESPN the Magazine's 10th anniversary Body Issue

Nimmo, Cabrera hit HRs in 9th, rally Mets past…

Brandon Nimmo and Asdrubal Cabrera homered off Brad Boxberger in a four-run ninth inning and the New York Mets rallied to beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 5-3

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Go get 'em, Gramps! Pettitte debuts at Yanks…

Andy Pettitte made his debut at Old-Timers' Day at Yankee Stadium, a festive day that featured Hall of Famers Whitey Ford and Reggie Jackson and the always popular Johnny Damon and Paul O'Neill

Piscotty's homer ties it, Lowrie's homer wins it for A's

Stephen Piscotty homered with two outs in the ninth inning to tie the game and Jed Lowie hit a two-run shot with two outs in the 10th to lift the Oakland Athletics over the San Diego Padres 4-2


Posey, Hernandez hit home runs as Giants beat Marlins 6-3

Buster Posey homered in the first, Gorkys Hernandez hit a two-run drive in the second with an RBI double later, and the San Francisco Giants held their lead this time to beat the Miami Marlins 6-3 in another night of plunking by both pitching staffs

The Fastball Paradox: With velocity up, fastballs on decline

Gerrit Cole, Corey Kluber and Clayton Kershaw are among the many big league pitchers benefiting from a puzzling baseball paradox _ in an era when pitchers are throwing harder than ever, they're maximizing success by using fewer fastballs

Surging Escobar sparks Twins past Sale, Red Sox in 6-2 win

Surging Escobar sparks Twins with pair of go-ahead doubles in 6-2 win over Sale, Red Sox

Houston's win streak ends at 12 games with 2-1…

C.J. Cron homered early and Wilson Ramos hit a tiebreaking RBI single in the eighth inning to lift the Tampa Bay Rays to a 2-1 win on Tuesday night to snap a 12-game winning streak by the Houston Astros

Votto breaks drought with grand slam as Reds beat Tigers 9-5

Joey Votto ended a long homer drought with his third career grand slam, powering the Cincinnati Reds to a 9-5 victory that ended the Detroit Tigers' longest winning streak in two years

Rookie Peralta leads Brewers by Pirates 3-2

Rookie Freddy Peralta allowed two hits in six stellar innings, Jesus Aguilar hammered his 14th home run of the season and the Milwaukee Brewers cooled off the Pittsburgh Pirates 3-2

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Carpenter leads Cardinals past Phillies 7-6

Matt Carpenter drives in 3 runs as St. Louis Cardinals rally for 7-6 victory over Philadelphia Phillies

Yanks back stellar German with 4 HRs, beat…

Domingo German pitches New York Yankees past Seattle Mariners 7-2

Clevinger strikes out 10 as Indians beat White Sox 6-3

Mike Clevinger struck out 10 and allowed one run in 7 2/3 innings, and the Cleveland Indians beat the Chicago White Sox 6-3