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Rays draw club-record 13 walks, rally to beat Tigers 5-3

Aug. 05, 2022 23:59 PM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — Brandon Lowe hit a go-ahead, two-run double in the eighth inning for the Tampa Bay Rays, who walked a franchise-record 13 times while rallying to beat the Detroit Tigers 5-3 on Friday night. “How many?” asked a surprised Taylor Walls, who drew three of the walks...

Lance Lynn, Jose Abreu lift White Sox over Royals 4-1

Aug. 03, 2022 19:59 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Lance Lynn threw four-hit ball over six innings, Jose Abreu homered for the second consecutive game and Eloy Jiménez hit three singles as the Chicago White Sox beat the Kansas City Royals 4-1 Wednesday. Lynn (2-4) struck out eight for the third time this season...

A look at buyers and sellers from busy MLB trade deadline

Aug. 03, 2022 11:39 AM EDT

This is quite a time to be a season ticket holder for the San Diego Padres. Great weather, a jewel of a ballpark — and perhaps the most exciting lineup in baseball for the near future. The Padres landed the biggest prize of this year's trade deadline — and maybe at...

Royals send Whit Merrifield to Blue Jays for 2 players

Aug. 02, 2022 20:22 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Whit Merrifield said last month he might be willing to get vaccinated against COVID-19 if it meant playing for a team in contention, even though he had refused to get the shot while playing for the last-place Kansas City Royals. He'll have to make that...

Today in History: July 24, Apollo 11 returns home

Jul. 24, 2022 00:03 AM EDT

Today in History Today is Sunday, July 24, the 205th day of 2022. There are 160 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On July 24, 1915, the SS Eastland, a passenger ship carrying more than 2,500 people, rolled onto its side while...

Today in History: July 19, Republicans nominate Trump

Jul. 19, 2022 00:02 AM EDT

Today in History Today is Tuesday, July 19, the 200th day of 2022. There are 165 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On July 19, 2005, President George W. Bush announced his choice of federal appeals court judge John G. Roberts Jr....

Don McLean looks back at his masterpiece, 'American Pie'

Jul. 18, 2022 12:13 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Don McLean has listened for decades as people belted out his classic song “American Pie” at last call or at karaoke — and applauds you for the effort. “I’ve heard whole bars burst into this song when I’ve been across the room,” McLean tells The...

Celebrity birthdays for the week of July 24-30

Jul. 18, 2022 09:51 AM EDT

Celebrity birthdays for the week of July 24-30: July 24: Actor John Aniston (“Days of Our Lives”) is 89. Comedian Ruth Buzzi is 86. Actor Mark Goddard (“Lost In Space”) is 86. Actor Chris Sarandon is 80. Comedian Gallagher is 76. Actor Robert Hays (“Airplane!”) is 75....

Hernández has winning hit, Jays rally in 10th to beat Royals

Jul. 16, 2022 19:57 PM EDT

TORONTO (AP) — Teoscar Hernández singled home the winning run in the bottom of the 10th inning and the Toronto Blue Jays rallied to beat the Kansas City Royals 6-5 on Saturday. “I just had that confidence that my teammates were going to put up some good at-bats, we were going to...

Hernández, Chapman, Manoah lead Toronto past depleted Royals

Jul. 16, 2022 01:19 AM EDT

TORONTO (AP) — Teoscar Hernández and Matt Chapman hit three-run home runs, Alek Manoah snapped a three-start winless streak with seven strong innings and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the depleted Kansas City Royals 8-1 on Friday night. Kansas City, in last place in the AL Central,...