Gregor Blanco has been swinging better lately, with two hits in three of his past seven starts and one of two Giants hits against Clayton Kershaw on Saturday. So Blanco is batting leadoff ahead of Hunter Pence, even against a lefty-hander in Hyun-Jin Ryu. The Giants, with Jake Peavy making his debut, will try to avert their firs..
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — With the trade deadline now four days away, Red Sox left-hander Jon Lester remains one of the most fascinating candidates on the market. The left-hander is at the point where he wouldn’t be surprised by a trade, but the Sox would have to get tremendous value in return for him. That […]..
Jeff Passan reports that the Mariners are still into Matt Kemp. It's a horrible idea at just about any realistic cost. Only five days remain until the trade deadline, and with the Rays going for the 10th straight win today, the Mariners seem more likely to battle them for a wild card spot than to purchase their best players b..
Troy Tulowitzki showed up at Yankee Stadium on Sunday to catch the New York-Toronto game. And the sky started falling...
Carlos Santana hit two homers Sunday to give him 20 for the season and five in the last three games as the Indians ended a four-game losing streak...
Just Another Josh Hamilton Cortisone Shot
Jake Buchanan takes one for the team with long relief work
Josh Reddick activated from disabled list, Andy Parrino optioned to Sacramento River Cats; injury updates
Jays should have jumped at chance to get Headley
San Diego 5, Drab City 2 http://scores.espn.go.com/mlb/boxscore?gameId=340725115 The box score, if you care. I said it in the game thread, and it’s worth repeating now – This team is thoroughly, utterly, and completely mediocre. Since I’
Milwaukee Brewers at Tampa Bay Rays game preview
Kyle Hendricks impressive despite loss against Cardinals
August days won’t be an easy time for Cubs
Nick Evans is not headed to Japan — yet
Washington handgun ban unconstitutional, judge rules
Change atop lineup, behind Jake Peavy, as SF Giants try to avert sweep
Jordan Smith hits for cycle as Akron RubberDucks defeat Reading Fightin' Phils
Rapid Reaction: Brewers 5, Mets 2
Astros activate McHugh from DL
Mets Insider: Terry Collins won’t fire back at Jon Niese
Washington Nationals at Miami Marlins game preview
Orioles' T.J. McFarland placed on bereavement list after grandmother's death
Padres Number 2 Prospect Max Fried Having Elbow Examined
Phillies 4, Diamondbacks 2
Rockies winning streak snapped with loss to Pirates
Winning Streak Over. Rays lose to Red Sox 3-2.
Nats Journal: Rafael Soriano notches career save No. 200
Hall of Fame induction speeches from Greg Maddux, Tom Glavine and Frank Thomas
Carlos Santana hits two more homers as Cleveland Indians avoid sweep by Royals
Indians at Tigers Game 1: Pregame lineup
Thursday's pregame notes and lineups for Orioles vs. Twins: Chris Taylor, Jesus Montero called up, Wilie Bloomquist to the DL