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Ohtani's 473-foot drive leads 6-homer onslaught for Dodgers in 9-6 win over Red Sox

Jul. 21, 2024 23:42 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Shohei Ohtani hit a 473-foot home run and the Los Angeles Dodgers went deep six times in a 9-6 victory over the Boston Red Sox on Sunday. Freddie Freeman, Teoscar Hernández, Gavin Lux, Austin Barnes and Jason Heyward also connected as Los Angeles swept the...

Beltré, Helton, Mauer and Leyland inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame

Jul. 21, 2024 22:47 PM EDT

COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. (AP) — Adrian Beltré, Joe Mauer and Todd Helton were pegged as athletic phenoms from a young age and all three lived up to expectations with their induction to the Baseball Hall of Fame on Sunday. The Los Angeles Dodgers were so sold on Beltré early on that they...

Rhys Hoskins' go-ahead homer in 8th lifts Brewers over Twins, 8-7

Jul. 21, 2024 18:09 PM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Rhys Hoskins hit a go-ahead two-run homer in the eighth inning and rookie Jackson Chourio homered and drove in three runs to lift the Milwaukee Brewers to a two-game sweep of the Minnesota Twins with an 8-7 win at Target Field on Sunday. With the game tied 5-all,...

Michael King and two relievers toss 2-hitter as Padres edge the Guardians 2-1

Jul. 21, 2024 17:27 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — Michael King did not allow a hit until the seventh inning, Kyle Higashioka had a two-run double and the San Diego Padres beat the American League Central-leading Cleveland Guardians 2-1 on Sunday. King’s bid for the second no-hitter in franchise history ended...

Padres' Michael King has no-hit bid broken up in 7th inning on single by Guardians' Angel Martinez

Jul. 21, 2024 15:45 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — Cleveland Guardians rookie Angel Martinez hit a bloop single to center leading off the seventh inning to break up a no-hit bid by San Diego's Michael King on Sunday. King dominated the AL Central-leading Guardians for six innings — allowing only a fourth-inning...

2024 Major League Baseball Signing Bonuses

Jul. 21, 2024 01:17 AM EDT

Signing bonuses for the selections through competitive balance round A in the 2024 Major League Baseball amateur draft: 1, Cleveland Guardians, Travis Bazzana, 2B, Oregon State, $8.95 million 2, Cincinnati Reds, Chase Burns, RHP, Wake Forest, $9.25 million ...

Hernández and Smith rally Dodgers past Red Sox 7-6 in 11 innings

Jul. 21, 2024 00:49 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Will Smith singled with the bases loaded and one out in the 11th inning to drive in Kiké Hernández as the Los Angeles Dodgers rallied for a 7-6 win over the Boston Red Sox on Saturday. Smith lined a base hit to center field off Greg Weissert (2-2) to give the...

Ortiz provides late spark, Brewers score 5 runs in 12th inning to outlast Twins 8-4

Jul. 21, 2024 00:14 AM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Joey Ortiz hit the go-ahead sacrifice fly in the 12th inning after hustling home for the go-ahead run in the 11th, one of many players to give the Milwaukee Brewers a spark out of the All-Star break and help them beat the Minnesota Twins 8-4 on Saturday night. ...

Dylan Cease strikes out 10 as the Padres combine for a 1-hitter in a 7-0 victory over the Guardians

Jul. 20, 2024 23:11 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — Dylan Cease allowed one hit and struck out 10 in seven innings, Jake Cronenworth homered and drove in three runs and the San Diego Padres beat the AL Central-leading Cleveland Guardians 7-0 on Saturday night. Jeremiah Estrada worked a 1-2-3 eighth and Yuki Matsui...

Freddie Freeman hits grand slam in 8th inning to lift Dodgers to 4-1 win over Red Sox

Jul. 20, 2024 09:36 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Freddie Freeman hit a grand slam in the eighth inning and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Boston Red Sox 4-1 on Friday night. Miguel Vargas walked before Zack Kelly got Chris Taylor to strike out looking. Brennan Bernardino (3-3) relieved and gave up a double...