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Rays-Yankees game postponed due to severe weather forecast

Jul. 17, 2019 9:26 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Rain keeps interrupting the New York Yankees' sunny season. The scheduled game between the Yankees and Tampa Bay Rays was postponed Wednesday night due to a forecast of thunderstorms and severe weather. Though no showers were falling yet on a humid evening in the Bronx, the game was called...

Fagundez, Gil, Bunbury in 8-minutes stretch for Revolution

Jul. 17, 2019 9:22 PM EDT

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Diego Fagundez, Carles Gil and Teal Bunbury scored during a late eight-minute stretch and the New England Revolution beat the Vancouver Whitecaps 4-0 on Wednesday night. New England (7-8-6) extended its undefeated streak to nine matches — the club's longest stretch without a...

Padres' Paddack loses no-hitter in 8th inning on Castro's HR

Jul. 17, 2019 9:21 PM EDT

MIAMI (AP) — Rookie right-hander Chris Paddack of the San Diego Padres lost his no-hit bid when the Miami Marlins' Starlin Castro led off the eighth inning with a home run. The Padres, who played their first game in 1969, are the only team in the majors to never throw a no-hitter. Paddack opened the eighth...

Martínez scores 2 goals, Atlanta blanks Houston 5-0

Jul. 17, 2019 9:10 PM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — Josef Martínez scored two goals to reach 15 for the season and Atlanta United beat the 10-man Houston Dynamo 5-0 on Wednesday night. Atlanta (10-8-3) snapped a three-game winless run. Houston (8-9-3) has just one win on the road this season. Atlanta scored two minutes apart to take a...

Angels pitcher Noé Ramirez suspended for 3 games

Jul. 17, 2019 8:56 PM EDT

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Angels pitcher Noé Ramirez has been suspended for three games and fined an undisclosed amount for throwing a pitch in the area of Houston outfielder Jake Marisnick's head, and Los Angeles manager Brad Ausmus has been suspended a game and fined. Joe Torre, Chief Baseball Officer...

Pumpsie Green, 1st black player on Boston Red Sox, dies

Jul. 17, 2019 8:54 PM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — Former Boston Red Sox infielder Elijah "Pumpsie" Green, the first black player on the last major league team to field one, has died. He was 85. A Red Sox spokesman confirmed the death Wednesday night, and the team observed a moment of silence before its game against the Toronto Blue Jays....

Kluber throws off mound for 1st time since breaking arm

Jul. 17, 2019 8:45 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — The Cleveland Indians say pitcher Corey Kluber threw a successful bullpen session at Progressive Field, the right-hander's first time throwing from a mound since fracturing his right forearm on May 1. The team said the two-time Cy Young Award winner fired 20 fastballs, as scheduled, before...

Yankees get speedy OF Terrance Gore from Royals for cash

Jul. 17, 2019 8:45 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Speedy outfielder Terrance Gore was traded to the New York Yankees by the Kansas City Royals for cash on Wednesday. The deal was announced before New York's scheduled game against the Tampa Bay Rays was postponed due to a forecast of severe inclement weather. Gore was not added to the...

Bailey wins in Oakland debut, Athletics beat Mariners 10-2

Jul. 17, 2019 8:44 PM EDT

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Homer Bailey shook off a rocky start to go six innings in his Oakland debut, Mark Canha and Jurickson Profar each homered twice and the Athletics beat the Seattle Mariners 10-2 on Wednesday. Chad Pinder and Ramón Laureano also went deep as the A's matched their season high with...

Solano's go-ahead homer keys Giants 11-8 win over Rockies

Jul. 17, 2019 8:38 PM EDT

DENVER (AP) — On a day when two of the San Francisco Giants' core players were getting a well-deserved rest, their replacements came through in a big way. Donovan Solano had four hits, including a tie-breaking home run, Stephen Vogt homered and doubled, and San Francisco beat the Colorado Rockies 11-8 on...