American League

Big 4th, Berrios keep Twins tied for 2nd WC
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The bottom of the fourth inning started innocently enough with a single to right, but when it ended nine batters and five runs later, the Twins had firm control of the game as they went on to beat the D-backs for the second straight night, 5-0, on Saturday at Target Field.

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Sano exits with sore shin; Garver debuts
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Twins slugger Miguel Sano left Saturday’s 5-0 victory over the D-backs with left shin soreness, the team announced.

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Colon, Twins eye 3-game sweep of D-backs
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The D-backs and Twins wrap up a three-game weekend set at Target Field on Sunday, as Minnesota righty Bartolo Colon (4-10, 6.70 ERA) counters Arizona lefty T.J. McFarland (4-4, 4.14) in an Interleague matchup. The Twins are tied with the Angels for the second American League Wild Card, while the D-backs are one game behind […]

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Berrios avoids early pitfall, twirls 7 scoreless
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Twins right-hander Jose Berrios emphatically punched his glove as he walked off the mound in the moments after striking out Paul Goldschmidt to end the first inning. It was quite a feat for Berrios, who had struggled in the opening frame in his previous two outings, in what culminated into a gem. Berrios spun seven […]

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Hard-luck outs bite Royals in shutout loss
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Jay Bruce continued his sizzling start with the Indians by hitting an RBI double, and catcher Roberto Perez delivered a two-out, two-run single in the fourth inning, and the Indians held off the Royals, 5-0, on Saturday night at Kauffman Stadium.

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Surging Salazar starts as Tribe goes for sweep
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Red-hot righty Danny Salazar will start for the Tribe when they take on Jason Hammel and the Royals in the finale of a three-game series at Kauffman Stadium.

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DeShields benefits from playing every day
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The Rangers have not slowed down with Carlos Gomez sidelined with a cyst behind his right shoulder. Instead they have been full-speed ahead with Delino DeShields once again showing what he can do when playing every day.

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Gomez placed on DL with shoulder ailment
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The Rangers have placed outfielder Carlos Gomez on the disabled list because of the cyst in the back of his right shoulder and have called up infielder Phil Gosselin from Triple-A Round Rock.

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O's celebrate 25th anniversary of Oriole Park
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“Has it really been that long?” countless members of the Orioles 1992 team wondered, often aloud on Friday afternoon. But there it was on the backdrop, behind them, the commemorative patch added this season for the 25th anniversary season of Oriole Park at Camden Yards.

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Bank on it: O's Santander impresses in debut
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Baltimore’s Rule 5 Draft pick Anthony Santander made his Major League debut in Friday night’s 9-7 walk-off win over the Angels at Camden Yards, delivering a key ninth-inning single and making a diving grab in right field.

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Gallardo looks to extend Mariners' win streak
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Blake Snell (1-6, 4.78 ERA) will face his hometown Mariners opposite Yovani Gallardo (5-8, 5.84 ERA) as the Rays and Mariners conclude a three-game series on Sunday afternoon at Tropicana Field, with Seattle seeking a sweep and fifth consecutive win overall.

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Streaky Mariners zigging in the right direction
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More often than not this year, it seems the Mariners are riding some kind of streak. When they’ve come across the Rays, they’ve been at their hottest.

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