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Seager's 2 HRs give Seattle 5-3 win over Houston

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SEATTLE (AP) -- Kyle Seager hit a three-run homer with one out in the bottom of the ninth and the Seattle Mariners rallied for a 5-3 win over the Houston Astros on Wednesday to snap an eight-game losing streak....

Cubs lose to Diamondbacks 7-5 on Wrigley's 100th

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CHICAGO (AP) -- Fittingly, the Chicago Cubs marked Wrigley Field's 100th birthday with a loss - a dramatic, error-filled one, at that....

Party a century in the making for Wrigley Field

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CHICAGO (AP) -- There was a giant replica cake right next to the Ernie Banks statue, and an old-time band played as fans made their way through the main entrance....

Perez help Rangers sweep A's with 3-0 win

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OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) -- Martin Perez pitched his second consecutive shutout to extend his scoreless innings streak to 26 and the Texas Rangers wrapped up a three-game sweep of the Oakland Athletics with a 3-0 victory Wednesday....

Happy 100th, Wrigley Field! A few memories

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CHICAGO (AP) -- Wrigley Field, the home of the Chicago Cubs, marks the 100th anniversary of its first game on Wednesday with a matchup against Arizona. The ballpark that opened as Weeghman Park on April 23, 1914, has hosted millions of fans and been the scene of some of baseball's most indelible moments. Some stars who graced its friendly confines offer their memories:...

Marlins' bats come up short again against Braves

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ATLANTA (AP) -- Marlins manager Mike Redmond believes his team pitched well enough to win a three-game series at Turner Field....

Gattis' double helps Braves top Marlins 3-1

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ATLANTA (AP) -- Fredi Gonzalez appreciates Evan Gattis' easy approach at the plate....

A's reject 10-year Coliseum lease offer
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) -- The Oakland A's have rejected a deal to play at its ballpark for the foreseeable future, saying the 10-year lease extension offer doesn't meet all their requirements....

Baseball Calendar
May 14-15 (AP) -- Owners meetings, New York....

Tech boom presents new wrinkles for Wrigley Field

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CHICAGO (AP) -- During a recent game at Wrigley Field, John Weber was using a pencil and scorecard to expertly track the game between his hometown Cubs and the Pittsburgh Pirates. The 86-year-old retired transit worker figures he is an increasingly rare kind of baseball fan....