- Take me out to the rooftop: Wrigley changes bring new looks Updated: Aug-01-15 3:14 am
CHICAGO - Top of the first, one out. It's a Friday in July, the start of a holiday weekend, and the Chicago Cubs are hosting the Miami Marlins.
- Trout hits MLB-best 32nd HR in Angels' 5-3 loss to Dodgers Updated: Aug-01-15 2:53 am
LOS ANGELES - Hector Santiago knew he needed to bring his best game against major league ERA leader Zack Greinke.
- Fan favorite Flores homers in 12th, Mets beat Nationals 2-1 Updated: Aug-01-15 2:24 am
NEW YORK - Wilmer Flores gave Mets fans one more reason to fall for him - this time with his bat as well as his heart.
- Harper ejected again, Nationals lose to Mets 2-1 in 12 Updated: Aug-01-15 2:20 am
NEW YORK - Bryce Harper and the Washington Nationals spent much of the night annoyed at plate umpire Jerry Meals. They never really figured out how to handle Matt Harvey or Wilmer Flores, either.
- Brewers trade veterans, begin build for future Updated: Aug-01-15 2:15 am
MILWAUKEE - The Milwaukee Brewers didn't turn the page on the 2015 season. They slammed the book shut.
- Greinke, Dodgers beat Angels 5-3 with Guerrero's go-ahead HR Updated: Aug-01-15 2:14 am
LOS ANGELES - Even with pitchers like Zack Greinke and Clayton Kershaw, Los Angeles Dodgers manager Don Mattingly understands pitching to an Angels lineup that includes Mike Trout and Albert Pujols is a daunting task.
- Graveman has quality start in A's loss to Tribe Updated: Aug-01-15 2:08 am
OAKLAND, California - Kendall Graveman's work paid off.
- Astros get rare loss when leading after 6 innings Updated: Aug-01-15 1:52 am
HOUSTON - The Astros have been tough to beat at home this season, and even tougher to beat when they lead after six innings.
- La Lob returns as White Sox lose to Yankees 13-6 Updated: Aug-01-15 1:51 am
CHICAGO - La Lob is back.
- Castillo, Lamb HR in 10th as Diamondbacks beat Astros 6-4 Updated: Aug-01-15 1:32 am
HOUSTON - Welington Castillo was mad after striking out with a chance to put Arizona ahead in the seventh. He took his anger out on the first pitch he saw in his next at-bat.
- Hammel, Rizzo lead Cubs past Brewers 4-1 Updated: Aug-01-15 1:13 am
MILWAUKEE - Jason Hammel loves facing the Milwaukee Brewers, especially at Miller Park.
- Dietrich's HR in 9th off Kimbrel not enough for Marlins Updated: Aug-01-15 12:56 am
MIAMI - Derek Dietrich's tying home run in the ninth against Craig Kimbrel was not enough for the Miami Marlins.
- Rockies manage just 6 hits in 7-0 loss to Cardinals Updated: Aug-01-15 12:56 am
ST. LOUIS - Carlos Gonzalez is still a member of the Colorado Rockies. And he couldn't be happier.
- Salazar gives up 1 hit in 8 innings as Indians beat A's Updated: Aug-01-15 12:54 am
- Kennedy watches wife give birth on FaceTime, then pitches Updated: Aug-01-15 12:44 am
MIAMI - Ian Kennedy expected to miss Friday's start against the Miami Marlins to be with his wife Allison, who was in labor with their fourth child.
- Carpenter homers again as Cardinals beat Rockies 7-0 Updated: Aug-01-15 12:42 am
ST. LOUIS - A few minor adjustments here and there. That was all it took for Michael Wacha to get back on track.
- Teixeira homers from both sides as Yanks rout White Sox 13-6 Updated: Aug-01-15 12:35 am
- Giants' Bumgarner upset at himself and Rangers in 6-3 loss Updated: Aug-01-15 12:26 am
ARLINGTON, Texas - Madison Bumgarner was upset with himself for allowing six runs the first two innings.
- Tigers trade Cespedes, then fall to Orioles 8-7 Updated: Aug-01-15 12:23 am
BALTIMORE - The Detroit Tigers traded away their slugger, and then hit three home runs on their way to a six-run lead.
- Former linebacker with ALS helps revive Ice Bucket Challenge Updated: Aug-01-15 12:23 am
NASHVILLE, Tennessee - Over the past year, Tim Shaw has bungee-jumped off a bridge in New Zealand, visited Australia and helped drill a well in the Amazon. The former NFL linebacker also has talked with congressmen in Washington D.C. and Tennessee lawmakers.
- Column: Baseball plays parity game as well as any sport Updated: Aug-01-15 12:20 am
The Houston Astros are loading up for a pennant race.
- Early homers for Rangers in 6-3 win over Giants, Bumgarner Updated: Aug-01-15 12:14 am
ARLINGTON, Texas - Rangers leadoff hitter Delino DeShields flipped his bat away in frustration after an inning-ending popup.
- Mets get Cespedes at trade deadline Updated: Aug-01-15 12:10 am
NEW YORK - The Mets finally landed the bat they were looking for in Yoenis Cespedes just ahead of Friday's trade deadline, and Cole Hamels confirmed he blocked a trade to Houston before Philadelphia dealt its ace to Texas.
- Donaldson drives in winning run, Jays beat Royals 7-6 in 11 Updated: Aug-01-15 12:08 am
TORONTO - David Price was pleased with the popcorn waiting in his locker when he finally arrived in Toronto.
- Twins shut down by Mariners' Walker Updated: Aug-01-15 12:03 am
MINNEAPOLIS - Miguel Sano showed why he's a touted prospect as well as a rookie in need of consistency.