MLB

Latest

  • Goldschmidt back, De La Rosa debuts as D-backs beat Rockies

    SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Paul Goldschmidt walked and struck out in his first major league action since a broken hand cut short his 2014 season, and the Arizona Diamondbacks beat the Colorado Rockies 6-2 Wednesday.…

  • Indians’ prospect Lindor shines in 4-2 win over Reds

    GOODYEAR, Ariz. (AP) — Francisco Lindor’s time is coming. Maybe soon. The top prospect in Cleveland’s organization, Lindor got two hits and showed off his glove Wednesday as the Indians beat the Cincinnati Reds 4-2…

  • Nieuwenhuis has 4 hits for Mets in win over Braves

    KISSIMMEE, Fla. (AP) — Dillon Gee allowed two runs in two innings and Kirk Nieuwenhuis went 4 for 4 and scored a run, leading the New York Mets to an 8-2 victory over the Atlanta…

  • Upton homers, Kemp hitless in Padres debuts

    PEORIA, Ariz. (AP) — Justin Upton homered and Matt Kemp went hitless in three at-bats in their debuts with the San Diego Padres, a 4-3 loss to the Seattle Mariners on Wednesday. Kemp and Upton,…

  • Jason Heyward brings needed presence to Cardinals

    JUPITER, Fla. (AP) — Jason Heyward can provide both a veteran presence and youth to the St. Louis Cardinals. Going into the Cardinals’ first Grapefruit League game, manager Mike Matheny had already made up his…

  • Baseball Hall of Famers as managers, a look back

    Paul Molitor became the latest Hall of Fame player to test his teaching skills when the Minnesota Twins hired him as their manager. With Molitor preparing for his debut with the Twins this season, here’s…

  • Hosmer, Morales, Rios power Royals to 13-2 win over Rangers

    SURPRISE, Ariz. (AP) — Eric Hosmer and Royals newcomers Kendrys Morales and Alex Rios hit consecutive first-inning homers, and AL champion Kansas City routed the Texas Rangers 13-2 on Wednesday in the spring training opener…

  • Alex Johnson, AL batting champ in 1970, dies at age 72

    DETROIT (AP) — Alex Johnson, who played 13 years in the majors and won the AL batting title with the then-California Angels in 1970, has died. He was 72. Alex Johnson Jr. said Wednesday that…

  • Posey has 2-run double in Giants’ 9-2 loss to A’s

    SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Buster Posey doubled in two runs and walked in his first appearance of the spring, but Josh Reddick had three hits and drove in a pair of runs in leading the…

  • Quintana looks sharp, White Sox beat Dodgers 6-4

    GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Forget about opening day. Jose Quintana just wants to have a better spring than he had last year. Quintana pitched two perfect innings, Alexei Ramirez drove in three runs and the…

  • Athletics 9, Giants 2

    Oakland San Francisco ab r h bi ab r h bi Fuld cf 3 2 1 0 Pagan cf 1 1 0 0 J.Wendle 2b 2 0 1 0 G.Brown cf 2 0 0 0…

  • Athletics 9, Giants 2

    Oakland San Francisco ab r h bi ab r h bi Fuld cf 3 2 1 0 Pagan cf 1 1 0 0 J.Wendle 2b 2 0 1 0 G.Brown cf 2 0 0 0…

  • Diamondbacks 6, Rockies 2

    Arizona Colorado ab r h bi ab r h bi Pollock cf 3 0 0 0 Co.Dickerson lf 2 0 0 0 Buss cf 1 0 0 0 Bernadina cf 3 0 0 1 Pennington…

  • Diamondbacks 6, Rockies 2

    Arizona Colorado ab r h bi ab r h bi Pollock cf 3 0 0 0 Co.Dickerson lf 2 0 0 0 Buss cf 1 0 0 0 Bernadina cf 3 0 0 1 Pennington…

  • Royals 13, Rangers 2

    Kansas City Texas ab r h bi ab r h bi A.Escobar ss 2 1 2 0 L.Martin cf 3 0 1 0 Mondesi ph-ss 2 0 0 0 DeShields cf 2 0 0 0…