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Yankees' Germán has no-hitter broken up in 8th at Fenway

Jul. 25, 2021 15:41 PM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — Domingo Germán of the New York Yankees had his no-hitter broken up by Alex Verdugo's double leading off the eighth inning against the Boston Red Sox at Fenway Park. Mixing his well-spotted fastball in the mid-90 mph range with a changeup and curveball,...

Yankees Germán has no-hitter through 6 vs Red Sox at Fenway

Jul. 25, 2021 15:07 PM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — Domingo Germán of the New York Yankees is pitching a no-hitter through six innings against the Boston Red Sox at Fenway Park. Mixing his well-spotted fastball in the mid-90 mph range with a changeup and curveball, the 28-year-old Germán has struck out...

Indians manager Francona misses second game with head cold

Jul. 25, 2021 11:48 AM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — Cleveland Indians manager Terry Francona missed his second straight game Sunday with a head cold. President of baseball operations Chris Antonetti said Francona is “still under the weather” and the team's medical staff felt he would benefit from...

US beats Australia, sets up gold medal rematch with Japan

Jul. 25, 2021 03:59 AM EDT

YOKOHAMA, Japan (AP) — The United States had just given up its first run and was two outs away from losing for the first time in the Olympic softball tournament. Amanda Chidester stepped up to the plate with two runners on and slapped the ball into left field. ...

Mariners win on another wild pitch again against A's

Jul. 25, 2021 02:41 AM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — Struggling rookie Jarred Kelenic scored the winning run on Lou Trivino’s wild pitch in the bottom of the ninth, Mitch Haniger homered twice and the Seattle Mariners beat the Oakland Athletics 5-4 on Saturday night. It was the second game in a row...

LEADING OFF: More All-Star starters in Chisox-Brewers set

Jul. 25, 2021 02:10 AM EDT

A look at what's happening around the majors today: ___ STAR STARTERS The White Sox and Brewers close a weekend full of impressive pitching matchups in Milwaukee with arguably the best of the bunch Sunday night. ...

Polanco, Newman lead Pirates to 10-2 romp over Giants

Jul. 25, 2021 01:52 AM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Gregory Polanco homered, drove in three runs and scored twice, and Kevin Newman matched his career high with four hits for the Pittsburgh Pirates, who beat the NL West-leading San Francisco Giants 10-2 Saturday night. Polanco lofted a sacrifice fly...

Barnes HR, Jansen bounces back as Dodgers edge Rockies 1-0

Jul. 25, 2021 00:42 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Austin Barnes homered early, Kenley Jansen preserved the lead late and the Los Angeles Dodgers snapped a three-game losing streak with a 1-0 victory over the Colorado Rockies on Saturday night. Jansen had blown saves against the San Francisco on...

Hernández hits 2 of Toronto's 5 homers in 10-3 win over Mets

Jul. 24, 2021 23:45 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — All-Star Teoscar Hernández hit two of Toronto’s five home runs and the Blue Jays beat New York Mets 10-3 Saturday night to stop a three-game losing streak. George Springer, Marcus Semien and Bo Bichette also homered for the Blue Jays, who overtook the...

Astros lose combo no-hit try in 8th; Rangers' skid hits 11

Jul. 24, 2021 23:34 PM EDT

HOUSTON (AP) — Framber Valdez used so many pitches as he struggled to find the zone early on Saturday night that he was forced to leave the game after the sixth inning without giving up a hit. Houston's bullpen took over after the left-hander was pulled and lost the...