1. Lester Looks Special in Outdueling Sale

    CHICAGO -- Jake Peavy watched tall, skinny Chris Sale, fresh out of Florida Gulf Coast University, become a star in Chicago. He watched Jon Lester win a World Series in Boston . Days ago, he forecast that this would be special...

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  2. Blue Jays' Bullpen Authors Historic Collapse

    MINNEAPOLIS – Three Blue Jays relievers combined to set a dubious franchise record in one of the ugliest and strangest late-game meltdowns you'll see on a baseball field.....

    Eric Drobny Written by Eric Drobny about 28 minutes ago 6 reads 0 comments

  3. Stock Up, Stock Down for Texas Rangers’ Top 10 Prospects After Week 2

    Another week has passed and it is time to check in on the Texas Rangers ’ top-10 prospects and how they have fared thus far in 2014...

    Trey Warren Written by Trey Warren about 36 minutes ago 6 reads 0 comments

  4. Jon Lester Is Showing Red Sox Everything They Stand to Lose If He Leaves

    There's nothing like a good contract narrative, and here's a toast to how Jon Lester 's is suddenly a heck of a lot more interesting now than it was before. There just wasn't that much drama there for a while...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 2 hours ago 80 reads 0 comments

  5. Royals Crush Astros, Complete Sweep

    The Royals travelled to Houston a beaten club, destroyed in the three previous games by a Minnesota Twins team that is frankly not that good...

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  6. Astros' Losing Streak Hits Four After Being Swept by Royals

    Scott Feldman's expression hardly changed Thursday night as yet another game quickly unraveled for the Astros . The big righthander just went through the worst eight days of his life, but you couldn't tell by his mound presence...

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  7. Pirates Pound Brewers, 11-2

    The Pirates couldn't quite get to Milwaukee starter Yovani Gallardo Thursday night, but they managed to outlast him...

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  8. Late Pittsburgh Surge Buries Brewers

    Pittsburgh — The Milwaukee Brewers ' return to the road was a rough one Thursday night. Reliever Rob Wooten surrendered three runs in the decisive seventh inning and rookie ...

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  9. It All Went Wang: Pirates 11, Brewers 2

    Yovani Gallardo was very, very Yovani Gallardo, exhausting himself to keep the Brewers in the game before it slipped away in the late innings...

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  10. Pittsburgh Pirates Could Make a Statement This Weekend Against Milwaukee Brewers

    On Thursday afternoon, the Pittsburgh Pirates routed the first-place Milwaukee Brewers by a score of 11-2, possibly marking the beginning of a turnaround for the club...

    Ryan Gaule Written by Ryan Gaule about 3 hours ago 29 reads 0 comments

  11. Rapid Reaction: Red Sox 3, White Sox 1

    CHICAGO -- Takeaways from the Cell, where truer words have seldom been spoken than the admonition from Red Sox pitcher Jake Peavy to former White Sox teammate Chris Sale when Sale expressed regret that he wouldn't be facing Peavy Thursday night...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 4 hours ago 7 reads 0 comments

  12. Lester Shows Ace Form in Win over White Sox

    CHICAGO — Jon Lester sure looked like an ace again on Thursday. The Red Sox needed every bit of it...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 4 hours ago 9 reads 0 comments

  13. Sale Loses Pitcher's Duel Against Lester

    Following a grueling five-hour game for their teams a night earlier, White Sox pitcher Chris Sale and Red Sox pitcher Jon Lester did their best to speed along Thursday night's game at U...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 4 hours ago 3 reads 0 comments

  14. Price Struggles Against Yanks at Home

    ST. PETERSBURG – With three-fifths of their starting rotation on the disabled list, with their offense hobbling at an anemic pace, there was a disturbing question surrounding ...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 4 hours ago 5 reads 0 comments

  15. Sabathia Puts Struggles vs. Rays Behind Him

    ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — CC Sabathia and the Yankees against the Rays inside Tropicana Field usually leads to cold sweats and nightmares for the visitors...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 4 hours ago 37 reads 0 comments

  16. Early Returns on Yankees' Jacoby Ellsbury Suggest He's Worth Every Penny

    In most years, money is of no object to the New York Yankees . Acquiring top-tier talent on the free-agent market is a right of passage in the Bronx...

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  17. Lester Leads Red Sox Past White Sox 3-1

    CHICAGO -- Jon Lester pitched eight sharp innings and David Ross hit a tiebreaking RBI double in Boston's two-run ninth, leading the Red Sox to a 3-1 victory over the Chicago White Sox on Thursday night...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 4 hours ago 31 reads 0 comments

  18. McCutchen, Alvarez Lead Pirates over Brewers

    PITTSBURGH -- Andrew McCutchen hit his first homer of the season and drove in three runs, Pedro Alvarez had a three-run shot and pinch-hitter Josh Harrison broke a tie with a long ball ...

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  19. Shields Strikes out 12, Royals Sweep Astros 5-1

    HOUSTON -- James Shields struck out 12 in eight innings and the Kansas City Royals completed a three-game sweep of the Houston Astros with a 5-1 win on Thursday night...

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 4 hours ago 33 reads 0 comments

  20. McCutchen, Alvarez Lead Pirates over Brewers

    PITTSBURGH -- Andrew McCutchen hit his first homer of the season and drove in three runs, Pedro Alvarez had a three-run shot and pinch-hitter.....

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 4 hours ago 40 reads 0 comments

  21. Sabathia Beats Price; Yanks Top Rays 10-2

    ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- CC Sabathia pitched seven innings for a rare win at Tropicana Field, leading the New York Yankees past David Price and the Tampa Bay Rays 10-2 Thursday night in a matchup of former AL Cy Young Award winners...

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 5 hours ago 214 reads 1 comments

  22. Colorado Rockies' Offense Steps Up to Top Padres

    SAN DIEGO — If ever a team needed to find a way to jump-start its stalled road offense, it was the Rockies . .....

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  23. Solarte's First MLB Homer

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  24. Wainwright's 2-Hitter Leads Cards Past Nats 8-0

    WASHINGTON -- Adam Wainwright threw a two-hitter Thursday night for his seventh career shutout, chipped in at the plate with a double and single, and St. Louis benefited from four errors by Washington in the Cardinals' 8-0 victory...

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  25. Franklin Morales Helps Rockies Beat Padres 3-1

    SAN DIEGO -- Franklin Morales allowed four hits in six innings and Wilin Rosario hit a tiebreaking groundout in a three-run seventh, lifting the Colorado Rockies over the San Diego Padres 3-1 Thursday...

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