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LEADING OFF: Means back after no-no, Voit returns to Yanks

May. 11, 2021 02:34 AM EDT

A look at what's happening around the majors today: ___ MEANS STREAK? Orioles ace John Means got five days of rest following his no-hitter last week against Seattle, and now he'll try to match Johnny Vander Meer's record with a...

Weaver has best start in month, D-backs beat Marlins 5-2

May. 11, 2021 01:30 AM EDT

PHOENIX (AP) — The regression of Luke Weaver's pitching career over the past two years has been a tough thing for everybody around the Diamondbacks to explain. The nasty fastball is still there. So is the above average off-speed repertoire. He's been given a lot of...

Giants come through in the pinch, beat Rangers 3-1

May. 11, 2021 01:25 AM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Mauricio Dubon broke a seventh-inning tie with a two-out, pinch-hit single, Alex Wood won for the fourth time in five starts and the San Francisco Giants beat the Texas Rangers 3-1 on Monday night. Brandon Belt hit his eighth home run and Mike...

Walsh's big night helps Angels rally for 5-4 win over Astros

May. 11, 2021 00:46 AM EDT

HOUSTON (AP) — Jared Walsh had another big game Monday night in what has become his breakout season with the Los Angeles Angels. Walsh homered and matched a career high with four hits, Justin Upton also connected and the Los Angeles Angels rallied in the sixth inning...

LEADING OFF: Means back after no-no, Voit returns to Yanks

May. 11, 2021 00:42 AM EDT

A look at what's happening around the majors Tuesday: ___ MEANS STREAK? Orioles ace John Means got five days of rest following his no-hitter last week against Seattle, and now he'll try to match Johnny Vander Meer's record with a...

Naquin, Barnhart lead Reds to 14-1 rout of Pirates

May. 10, 2021 23:05 PM EDT

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Tyler Naquin homered and drove in four runs, Tucker Barnhart keyed a six-run fourth inning with a two-run double and the Cincinnati Reds rolled to a 14-1 victory over the skidding Pittsburgh Pirates on Monday night. Naquin’s three-run shot bounced...

Mullins' bizarre triple helps O's beat Red Sox 4-1

May. 10, 2021 22:57 PM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — Cedric Mullins raced around the bases for a bizarre bloop triple, Trey Mancini hit a go-ahead solo homer and the Baltimore Orioles four-hit the Boston Red Sox for a 4-1 victory Monday night. The Orioles had dropped their first six games at Camden Yards...

Baker, other governors to talk vaccine efforts with Biden

May. 10, 2021 18:28 PM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker is planning to join a group of governors to meet with President Joe Biden on Tuesday to discuss ongoing efforts to vaccinate as many people as possible to continue the fight against COVID-19. “It’s basically to talk...

Report: Tebow-Meyer reunion on verge of becoming official

May. 10, 2021 16:38 PM EDT

Tim Tebow and Urban Meyer are apparently getting back together, this time in the NFL. The former Florida star and 2007 Heisman Trophy-winning quarterback is expected to team up with his college coach by signing a one-year contract to play for the Jacksonville Jaguars, the...

Todd Frazier, 2-time All-Star hitting .086, cut by Pirates

May. 10, 2021 16:08 PM EDT

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Two-time All-Star infielder Todd Frazier was designated for assignment by the Pittsburgh Pirates on Monday after hitting .086 in 13 games. Frazier, 35, had just three hits in 35 at-bats with no home runs and four RBIs. The Pirates...