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LEADING OFF: Yanks' outbreak, Miley chases Vander Meer

May. 14, 2021 03:28 AM EDT

A look at what's happening around the majors today: ___ COVID CONCERN The virus-stricken Yankees are set to open a series in Baltimore a day after revealing shortstop Gleyber Torres tested positive for the coronavirus despite...

Rogers keeps rolling, Marlins beat Diamondbacks 5-1

May. 14, 2021 02:12 AM EDT

PHOENIX (AP) — Trevor Rogers pitched six strong innings and Jesús Aguilar had three more hits to lead the Miami Marlins over the Arizona Diamondbacks 5-1 on Thursday night. Rogers (5-2) has been one of the top rookies in the National League. He allowed one run and four...

Plesac takes no-hitter into 8th as Indians top Mariners 4-2

May. 14, 2021 01:59 AM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — Zach Plesac's day started with a frantic search for a pair of cleats after learning he'd left his normal road spikes behind in Cleveland. After a replacement pair was found, Plesac came within six outs of ending the longest no-hitter drought in the...

Fuentes, Gonzalez shine as Rockies hold off Reds 13-8

May. 14, 2021 01:40 AM EDT

DENVER (AP) — Josh Fuentes homered for the second straight game to back seven shutout innings from Chi Chi Gonzalez, and the Colorado Rockies held on for a 13-8 victory over the Cincinnati Reds on Thursday night. Gonzalez (2-1) scattered four hits in his longest outing...

Straw scores on wild pitch in 11th, Astros beat Rangers 4-3

May. 14, 2021 01:20 AM EDT

HOUSTON (AP) — Myles Straw scored on a wild pitch in the 11th inning to give the Houston Astros a 4-3 win over the Texas Rangers on Thursday night. After the Rangers loaded the bases with an intentional walk to Alex Bregman that brought up Chas McCormick, reliever Brett...

California governor to reveal booming budget proposal

May. 14, 2021 01:18 AM EDT

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — It was one year ago that a solemn Gov. Gavin Newsom walked onto a podium in California's capital city, removed his mask and announced he would raise taxes on businesses, slash spending on public education and cut the salaries of more than 233,000 state workers. ...

Cleveland's Zach Plesac loses no-hit bid vs. Seattle in 8th

May. 14, 2021 00:18 AM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — Cleveland's Zach Plesac lost his no-hit bid with no outs in the eighth inning when Seattle's J.P. Crawford lined a clean single to center Thursday night It was the Mariners' first hit in 16 innings at home. The club was no-hit by Baltimore's John Means in...

Tigers beat Royals 4-3, KC's skid reaches 11 games

May. 14, 2021 00:01 AM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — Michael Fulmer shut down Kansas City’s ninth-inning rally for his second save, and the Detroit Tigers’ won 4-3 Thursday to extend the Royals’ losing streak to 11 games. Detroit led 4-1 entering the ninth, but Kansas City scored twice of Gregory Soto...

Hill strikes out 9, Rays beat COVID-19 impacted Yankees 9-1

May. 13, 2021 23:35 PM EDT

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Rich Hill joined Cy Young and Nolan Ryan as the only pitchers to strike out nine against the Yankees at age 41 or older, and the Tampa Bay Rays beat coronavirus-impacted New York 9-0 Thursday night to avoid getting swept in a three-game series. ...

Bogaerts, Dalbec homer, Red Sox roll to 8-1 win over A's

May. 13, 2021 23:06 PM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — Red Sox manager Alex Cora has been searching for contributions from the rest of his lineup with Boston’s biggest bats struggling to produce during a sudden scoring slump. He got that and a lot more to finally slow down the red-hot Athletics. ...