"I'm ecstatic to be back and ready to join the team and try to help every way I can," Bourn said.
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The Indians activated center fielder Michael Bourn from the disabled list and optioned outfielder Nyjer Morgan to Triple-A Columbus Tuesday. The Tribe's scheduled game against the Detroit Tigers was postponed due to cold weather. Bourn has been out with a sprained left hamstring suffered running...
Alexei Ramirez scored from second base on shortstop Andrew Bogaerts’ throwing error, and the White Sox (8-6) defeated the Red Sox 2-1 for their second walk-off victory in as many games Tuesday night at frigid U.S. Cellular Field. Ramirez, who extended his hitting streak to 14 with a single in the ninth, went to second on a walk by Chris Capuano to Adam Eaton. Bogaerts fielded Marcus Semien’s grounder moving to his left but bounced a throw to Carp, who couldn’t...
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Last year, Danny Salazar opened eyes in two starts against the Tigers. And this year, he'll look to keep those eyes on him. One of baseball's brightest young pitchers, Salazar is scheduled to make his third career start against the Tigers on Thursday in his third start of the season.
Munenori Kawasaki ignited a five-run rally in the sixth inning, while Brett Lawrie hit a grand slam in the ninth, as the Blue Jays routed the Minnesota Twins 9-3.
CHICAGO – While the Chicago White Sox’s walk-off victory stole the show, the much maligned bullpen stood up and made itself noticed Tuesday. The White Sox improved to 8-6 with the 2-1 victory, scoring the difference maker in the ninth inning when Alexei Ramirez came in from second base on a throwing error to first base by Red Sox shortstop Xander Bogaerts. Had the throw to first been on the money instead of in the dirt, the game would have shifted into extra innings.
HOUSTON — Rookie Yordano Ventura threw seven solid innings for first major league win to lift the Kansas City Royals to a 4-2 victory over the Houston Astros on Tuesday night. Omar Infante homered and drove in two runs for the Royals. Ventura (1-0), an elite prospect with a 100 mph fastball, allowed four hits and one earned run with seven strikeouts in seven innings — both career highs — in his fifth major league start. read more