American League (MLB)
Sep 02, 2012 19:58 EDT
Highly touted teenager Jurickson Profar made quite an impression in his first major league at-bat Sunday, belting a home run for the Texas Rangers in an 8-3 win over Cleveland.
Aug 29, 2012 02:07 EDT
Toronto Blue Jays outfielder Jose Bautista will undergo season-ending surgery on his wrist, the Major League Baseball team announced.
Aug 27, 2012 23:43 EDT
Japan's Daisuke Matsuzaka posted his first victory of the season Monday as he helped the Boston Red Sox beat Kansas City 5-1 in his first start since returning from the injured list.
Aug 26, 2012 00:30 EDT
The Los Angeles Dodgers acquired former World Series Most Valuable Player Josh Beckett and all-star infielder Adrian Gonzalez in a nine-player deal with the Boston Red Sox, the Dodgers said.
Aug 23, 2012 11:42 EDT
Texas Rangers starting pitcher Yu Darvish will not take the mound on Thursday because of tightness in his right quadriceps muscle, the Major League Baseball club announced.
Aug 22, 2012 15:16 EDT
Oakland A's pitcher Bartolo Colon was suspended for 50 games by Major League Baseball on Wednesday after testing positive for abnormally high levels of testosterone, the club announced.
Aug 16, 2012 07:47 EDT
Liverpool owner John W. Henry claims the Premier League club is still paying the price for the financial turmoil that engulfed it during the chaotic regime of Tom Hicks and George Gillett.
Aug 15, 2012 18:55 EDT
Felix Hernandez threw the first perfect game ever for the Seattle Mariners -- a 1-0 win over the Tampa Bay Rays on Wednesday that was the 23rd perfect outing in Major League history.
Aug 15, 2012 18:33 EDT
Admitted drug cheat Melky Cabrera has been slapped with a 50-game suspension for violating Major League Baseball's drug policy.
Aug 09, 2012 02:58 EDT
The New York Times Company has confirmed it is in talks to sell off its how-to website About.com, but insisted that no definitive deal had been reached.
Aug 01, 2012 21:34 EDT
Adam Scott says while some might be feeling sorry for him after he blew a four-shot lead with four holes to go at the British Open, he is not going to beat himself up over a missed opportunity.
Jul 31, 2012 22:58 EDT
The Chicago Cubs traded right-handed pitcher Ryan Dempster to the Texas Rangers on Tuesday, in exchange for two minor league prospects.
Jul 31, 2012 12:30 EDT
The first thing you notice when you see Marilyn Monroe's full-length gloves in the storeroom of the Smithsonian National Museum of American History is how small her hands were.
Jul 31, 2012 02:00 EDT
Japan's Ichiro Suzuki belted his first home run as a Yankee and the 100th of his Major League Baseball career but he could not quite lift New York to a victory over the Baltimore Orioles.
Jul 25, 2012 19:51 EDT
Cole Hamels agreed to a six-year $144 million contract extension with the Philadelphia Phillies, making him one of the highest-paid Major League players, the team said Wednesday.
Jul 25, 2012 08:05 EDT
New York Yankees third baseman Alex Rodriguez fractured his left hand during Tuesday's 4-2 loss to the Seattle Mariners, the Major League Baseball team announced.
Jul 24, 2012 07:52 EDT
Japanese fans and media on Tuesday hailed Ichiro Suzuki's surprise move to the New York Yankees as crowning his career and his best chance of clinching a World Series title before he retires.
Jul 24, 2012 03:02 EDT
Ichiro Suzuki was greeted by cheers at Safeco Field while wearing his new Yankees uniform just hours after being dealt by the Seattle Mariners to the visiting New York ballclub.
Jul 23, 2012 23:34 EDT
Ichiro Suzuki was greeted by cheers at Safeco Field Monday night while wearing his new Yankees uniform just hours after being dealt by the Seattle Mariners to the visiting New York club.
Jul 23, 2012 22:29 EDT
Ichiro Suzuki, who spent his entire 12-year career with the Mariners, was traded by Seattle to the New York Yankees for a pair of minor-league pitchers, the Mariners announced on Monday.