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Padres' Michael King has not allowed a hit through 6 innings against the Guardians

Jul. 21, 2024 15:24 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — Michael King of the San Diego Padres has not allowed a hit through six innings against the Cleveland Guardians on Sunday. King, a right-hander, retired the first 10 batters before walking Angel Martínez in the fourth. Martínez is the lone Cleveland player to...

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...

José Ramírez's 2-RBI single in the 6-run 8th inning leads Guardians past Padres 7-0

Jul. 19, 2024 23:10 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — José Ramírez’s two-run single highlighted a six-run eighth inning, Tanner Bibee and three relievers combined on a four-hitter, and the American League Central-leading Cleveland Guardians beat the San Diego Padres 7-0 on Friday night. Cleveland had five hits and...

Judge and Ohtani are the MVP favorites, but there's plenty of time left in baseball's award races

Jul. 19, 2024 07:32 AM EDT

Aaron Judge and Shohei Ohtani are the front-runners for baseball's MVP awards, according to the oddsmakers. It's only the All-Star break, but one or two clear favorites have emerged for several of the game's top honors. With play set to resume again Friday, here's a look at what the...

Dodgers and Cubs open 2025 MLB season in Tokyo March 18, rest of league starts March 27

Jul. 18, 2024 20:41 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The Los Angeles Dodgers and Shohei Ohtani will open the 2025 season in Tokyo against the Chicago Cubs on March 18 and the Athletics will start the home portion of their first season in Sacramento against the Cubs on March 31. All 30 teams are scheduled for March 27,...

New York Mets 1B Pete Alonso among MLB stars who could use big second half heading into free agency

Jul. 18, 2024 12:57 PM EDT

PHOENIX (AP) — Pete Alonso's disappointing performance in this year's Home Run Derby wasn't a particularly big deal for the future of his big-league career. His play over the next three months could be a different story. The 29-year-old is one of the most coveted...