4:46 PM EDT, Sun July 23, 2017
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Astros 3B Colin Moran placed on DL with facial fracture

BALTIMORE (AP) - Houston Astros rookie Colin Moran has been placed on the 10-day disabled list with a facial fracture, and the third baseman remained hospitalized Sunday to receive treatment for the injury. Moran fouled a ball off his face Saturday night in the sixth inning of Houston's 8-4 win ...
4 hours ago

Baseball team in Mobile might be sold

MOBILE, Ala. (AP) - The president of the Southern League says the minor league baseball team in Mobile is on the market. Lori Webb told Al.com that there could be a potential sale of the BayBears. The league's vetting of a potential buyer could take about two months. The approval ...
6 hours ago

Tech company uses data from jumps to predict injuries

MENLO PARK, Calif. (AP) - The epiphany hit Phil Wagner about a decade ago when he was stuck in Southern California traffic pouring over reams of data in his car and he realized how he could take information about how athletes jump and land and predict where they are most ...
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Redskins 53-man roster projection: offense

Redskins training camp begins Thursday, and the next few weeks will provide an opportunity to get a good sense of which players will end up making the 53-man roster in September. It's healthy to be wrong once in a while, though, let's take a too-early, best-guess look right now, starting ...
6 hours ago

MLB Calendar

July 30 - Hall of Fame inductions, Cooperstown, N.Y. July 31 - Last day to trade a player without securing waivers. Aug. 16-17 - Owners' meetings, Chicago. Sept. 1 - Active rosters expand to 40 players. November TBA - Deadline for teams to make qualifying offers to their eligible former ...
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Taylor drives in 3 as the Dodgers beat the Braves 6-2

LOS ANGELES (AP) - Apparently, the Los Angeles Dodgers just needed a little spark to right themselves. That spark came off the bench Saturday night in the form of Chris Taylor, who drove in three runs with a home run and a triple and helped the Dodgers to a 6-2 ...
15 hours ago

Cruz's 10th-inning single lifts Mariners past Yankees 6-5

SEATTLE (AP) - Nelson Cruz hit a winning single off Adam Warren in the 10th inning, and the Seattle Mariners beat the New York Yankees 6-5 Saturday night after Edwin Diaz allowed a tying hit to Ronald Torreyes in the ninth. Masahiro Tanaka had another shaky outing and New York ...
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Cancer patient, 10, surprised during MLB All-Star Weekend

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) - A young Arkansas boy is back home after becoming a breakout star at this year's Major League Baseball All-Star Weekend. Ten-year-old Jacob Teel, from Delight, earned lots of fans with his performance, including some Hollywood A-listers. "We got to meet Jamie Foxx," he recalled Friday, ...
16 hours ago

Simmons slugs Angels to 7-3 win over Red Sox

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) - Andrelton Simmons drove in three runs, including a go-ahead two-run homer, Albert Pujols went 3 for 4 with two RBIs and the Los Angeles Angels rallied for a 7-3 victory over the Boston Red Sox on Saturday night. Simmons hit his 10th homer of the season ...
16 hours ago

Seager, Utley and Taylor homer and Dodgers beat Braves 4-2

LOS ANGELES (AP) - Chris Taylor drove in three runs with a home run and a triple, and Corey Seager and Chase Utley hit solo home runs as the Los Angeles Dodgers snapped a two-game losing streak with a 6-2 victory over the Atlanta Braves on Saturday night. Ending the ...
17 hours ago

Marquez, Rockies beat Pirates 7-3 after benches empty

DENVER (AP) - German Marquez matched a career best with nine strikeouts in seven solid innings and also had a wayward pitch that fueled a near brawl as the Colorado Rockies beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 7-3 on Saturday night. Mark Reynolds added a pair of run-scoring singles and Charlie Blackmon ...
17 hours ago

Gonzalez pinch-hit HR carries Astros to 8-4 win over Orioles

BALTIMORE (AP) - Marwin Gonzalez stepped in for injured Colin Moran and delivered a pinch-hit, three-run homer in the sixth inning to propel the Houston Astros past the Baltimore Orioles 8-4 on Saturday night. Moran fouled a ball off his left eye and had difficulty standing before being carted from ...
17 hours ago

Harper's 2 RBIs help Nats beat Diamondbacks 4-3

PHOENIX (AP) - Bryce Harper homered and drove in two runs, Tanner Roark struck out a season-high 11 and Sean Doolittle stranded the potential tying run to preserve the Washington Nationals' 4-3 win over the Arizona Diamondbacks on Saturday night. Roark (8-6) gave up two runs and three hits in ...
17 hours ago

JT Realmuto homers twice, Marlins beat slumping Reds 5-4

CINCINNATI (AP) - J.T. Realmuto hit a pair of two-run homers and a double on Saturday night, powering the Miami Marlins to their second straight victory, 5-4 over the slumping Cincinnati Reds. Miami won for only the third time in eight games, getting its first back-to-back wins since the All-Star ...
17 hours ago

Gibson starts strong, Twins hold on to beat Tigers, 6-5

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Kyle Gibson took a shutout into the eighth inning in his longest start of the season, Zack Granite had three of the Twins' 14 hits, and the Minnesota Twins held off a late rally to beat the Detroit Tigers 6-5 on Saturday night. The Twins have been ...