MLB

Marlins beat Giants as Stanton HR streak ends

MIAMI — The Giants kept Giancarlo Stanton in the ballpark on Wednesday afternoon, but they weren’t able to contain Tomas Telis, who drove in three runs and scored another in the Marlins’ 8-1 victory over…


Dee Gordon notches unassisted putout at 1st

The Giants had gotten on the board, trimming their deficit to 4-1, and had runners on first and second when Hundley slapped a grounder to second. First baseman Tomas Telis ranged to his right, but…



Red Sox celebrate ‘Impossible Dream’ season

The 1967 AL pennant was Boston’s first in 21 years and featured one of the more incredible races in baseball history, as four teams sat within a game and a half of the league lead…


Pipeline Podcast: Twins top pick Royce Lewis

Lewis: Yeah, it’s been a lot of whirlwind of emotions, and it’s been a lot of fun as well. Playing baseball every day is the dream and I’m loving it and having a lot of…


Sonny Gray beats Mets for first win with Yanks

“It was nice. The crowd was great,” Gray said. “I was just trying to go out there and pitch my game, and not let anything from the outside affect my mindset and what I really…


Which active MLB players may have their numbers retired?

By Cliff Corcoran Ivan Rodriguez and Edgar Martinez had their numbers retired by the Rangers and Mariners, respectively, over the weekend. That got us wondering what active players might eventually have their numbers retired. Much…


Lewis Brinson sustains hamstring strain

“It certainly takes him out for the beginning of September, but if it comes in at four weeks and it’s mid-September, there’s still a possibility,” Brewers general manager David Stearns said. Brinson was hoping to…


Yanks’ Gary Sanchez on a hot streak

“We met the other day,” Sanchez said through an interpreter. “Talked a lot about pretty much everything. Everything that comes from him, it’s positive. We talked a little bit about defense, creating a routine, following…


Red Sox turn triple play, rout Cardinals

With Boston clinging to a 1-0 lead in the top of the fourth, the Cardinals had runners at first and second and nobody out. But things changed quickly, as Yadier Molina hit a grounder to…