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Stanford holds on to beat Arizona State 8-7 at Pac-12 Tournament, snapping a 10-game losing streak

May. 21, 2024 17:25 PM EDT

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Malcolm Moore and Jimmy Nati each had three RBIs in an eight-run fourth inning and No. 8 seed Stanford ended a 10-game losing streak with an 8-7 victory over fifth-seeded Arizona State on Tuesday to begin the final Pac-12 Tournament. Stanford (21-32),...

Cubs activate Dansby Swanson from the injured list, recall Luis Vázquez from Triple-A Iowa

May. 21, 2024 16:12 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago Cubs have activated shortstop Dansby Swanson from the 10-day injured list and recalled infielder Luis Vázquez from Triple-A Iowa, the team announced Tuesday. Swanson, 30, was placed on the injured list May 8 with a right knee sprain. He's batting .209...

Daniel Cuvet hits a pair of three-run homers to tie a program record and help Miami beat Louisville

May. 21, 2024 15:26 PM EDT

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Freshman Daniel Cuvet hit a pair of three-run homers to tie a program record and No. 11 seed Miami beat seventh-seeded Louisville 8-5 on Tuesday in an ACC Tournament opener. Miami (25-29) will square off against second-seeded Clemson on Thursday. Louisville...

Josh Pearson's three RBIs help LSU knock sixth-seeded Georgia out of the SEC Tournament

May. 21, 2024 14:53 PM EDT

HOOVER, Ala. (AP) — Josh Pearson had three RBIs, Michael Braswell III and Tommy White each went 3 for 6, and 11th-seeded LSU beat No. 6 seed Georgia 9-1 on Tuesday to begin the SEC Tournament. LSU (37-20) advances to the double-elimination stage of the tournament and will take on...

Kansas takes control in the ninth and beats Kansas State in the opener of the Big 12 Tournament

May. 21, 2024 14:01 PM EDT

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Hunter Cranton struck out two in the ninth inning to help earn his seventh save and No. 7 seed Kansas held off sixth-seeded Kansas State 2-1 on Tuesday in the opening game of the Big 12 Tournament. Kansas (30-21), which is playing in the tournament in...

College baseball notebook: Conference tournaments to decide NCAA automatic bids and many at-larges

May. 20, 2024 19:37 PM EDT

The field for the NCAA baseball tournament will take shape this week with conference tournaments determining most of the 30 automatic qualifiers. Also at stake are 34 at-large bids. The 16 NCAA regional hosts will be announced Sunday and the rest of the 64-team field next Monday. The...

Georgia's Charlie Condon named SEC player of year; Smith is top pitcher and Mingione coach of year

May. 20, 2024 17:01 PM EDT

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Georgia's Charlie Condon, the nation's leading hitter, is the Southeastern Conference player of the year. League coaches picked Arkansas' Hagen Smith as the top pitcher and Kentucky's Nick Mingione as SEC coach of the year. The SEC released results of...

Judge and Stanton homer to back effective Cortes as streaking Yankees top White Sox 4-2

May. 17, 2024 23:17 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Aaron Judge and Giancarlo Stanton homered, Nestor Cortes won for the first time in 5 1/2 weeks and the New York Yankees beat the Chicago White Sox 4-2 on Friday night for their fifth straight victory. Alex Verdugo and Stanton hit consecutive RBI doubles off starter...

Dodgers acquire lefty Anthony Banda from Guardians for cash

May. 17, 2024 22:39 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Los Angeles Dodgers acquired pitcher Anthony Banda from the Cleveland Guardians for cash on Friday. The 30-year-old left-hander has a 2.12 ERA with 25 strikeouts over 17 innings in 12 games for Triple-A Columbus this season. Banda pitched in 10...

Dodgers demote struggling OF James Outman to the minors as part multiple roster moves

May. 17, 2024 21:57 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — James Outman, who finished third in last year’s NL Rookie of the Year voting, was demoted to the minors as part of multiple roster moves by the Los Angeles Dodgers on Friday. The 27-year-old center fielder was hitting .148 with three home runs and 10 RBI in 36...