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Anderson makes first start since blister scare
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The Royals will look to keep their faint postseason hopes alive with right-hander Jakob Junis taking on the Blue Jays and lefty Brett Anderson.

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Bell goes for first big league win vs. A's
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The Tigers and A’s will resume play Tuesday for the middle matchup of a three-game series at Comerica Park, scheduled for 7:10 p.m. ET.

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MLB Monday scores, highlights, updates, news: Kershaw yields first grand slam
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Plus there’s possible AL Wild Card Game preview in the Bronx and lots more from around MLB

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Astros slug past M's, claim first AL West crown
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A chance to clinch the American League West title and the home debut of Justin Verlander had the Astros in the mood to party on Sunday afternoon at Minute Maid Park.

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2017 MLB season might not feature a 20-win pitcher for first time in nearly 10 years
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With just two weeks left in the 2017 Major League Baseball season, we can start to take a look at some of the stats and have a good idea where things will end up. On that front, let's glance at the MLB leaderboard for pitcher wins.  – Corey Kluber, Clayton Kershaw, Zack Greinke, Zach Davies […]

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Clinch me: Astros win first division title since '01
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Champagne was poured, high-fives and hugs were exchanged and music was pumping in the kind of clubhouse celebration that hasn’t been seen inside Minute Maid Park in more than a decade.

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Fowler hit by pitch in first game back
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After a week spent nursing a swollen and bruised left knee, Dexter Fowler returned to the Cardinals’ lineup on Saturday. He went 2-for-3 in a 4-1 loss to the Cubs, but also required X-rays on his right hand after getting hit by a ninth-inning pitch. Those X-rays came back negative, but the Cards will wait […]

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Peters goes for first Majors win in 'home' finale
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A pair of top pitching prospects will square off Sunday, as Brewers right-hander Brandon Woodruff and Marlins left-hander Dillon Peters take the ball in the series finale.

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Covey faces Detroit still looking for first MLB win
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Rookie right-hander Dylan Covey will start for the White Sox against left-hander Matthew Boyd and the Tigers in the finale of their four-game series in Detroit.

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Kipnis eyes Sunday return, first action in CF
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While rehabbing his right hamstring strain, Jason Kipnis has been shagging fly balls in center field during Indians batting practice. Kipnis may get a chance to play the new position in a game on Sunday against the Royals at Progressive Field.

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Josh Harrison and the Pirates saved a young fan's first MLB game
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Josh Harrison made a new fan during the Pirates trip to Milwaukee this week. (AP) There’s no experience quite like going to a Major League Baseball game for the first time. The excitement. The atmosphere. The sheer enormity of the ballpark. It can be overwhelming, but it’s also unforgettable. [Sign up for Fantasy Football before […]

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Bridwell set for first career start vs. Texas
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Rookie right-hander Parker Bridwell, who gave the Angels’ rotation a needed boost this summer, will be trying to keep his team in the Wild Card running as he faces veteran Rangers left-hander Cole Hamels on Saturday night.

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