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  • Ross outduels Scherzer as Padres beat Tigers

    Ross outduels Scherzer as Padres beat Tigers SAN DIEGO -- After struggling in his first two outings of the season, San Diego Padres right-hander Tyson Ross recovered his stride Sunday afternoon against the Detroit Tigers -- literally. Ross is a tall...
  • Orioles RHP Ubaldo Jimenez's early season troubles continue

    Orioles RHP Ubaldo Jimenez's early season troubles continue
    This wasn’t the way Ubaldo Jimenez or the Orioles wanted things to start this year. After three starts with the Orioles, Jimenez is 0-3 with a 7.31 ERA. He has allowed 23 hits and 10 walks in 16 innings -- or two base runners per inning. On...
  • Preview: Mets at Angels

    The New York Mets will attempt to win their third straight road series, after being swept at home to start the season, when they visit the Los Angeles Angels on Sunday in the rubber match of a three-game set. The Mets blew a three-run lead in the ninth...
  • Baseball rankings for the American League

    AMERICAN LEAGUE 1. Oakland Athletics Crisp battling ailing wrist. 2. Seattle Mariners Taijuan Walker closer to majors. 3. Detroit Tigers Avila off to frigid start. 4. Tampa Bay Rays Moore seeks to avoid surgery. 5. Toronto Blue Jays...
  • Is Indians pitcher Danny Salazar too infatuated with strikeout?

    CHICAGO To say Indians manager Terry Francona and pitching coach Mickey Callaway were unimpressed with Danny Salazar's historical performance against the Chicago White Sox on Thursday night wouldn't be strong enough. Salazar became the first major-league...
  • O'Day says Jim Johnson will be fine

    O'Day says Jim Johnson will be fine
    Like much of Baltimore, the Orioles organization has watched with interest as former closer Jim Johnson has struggled this early season with the Oakland Athletics. Interest probably isn’t the right word. Try empathy. “Everybody’s...
  • Chris Tillman's strong performance spoiled by two errors in Orioles' 2-0 loss to Blue Jays

    Chris Tillman's strong performance spoiled by two errors in Orioles' 2-0 loss to Blue Jays
    Chris Tillman battled through the early innings of his outing Friday night against the Toronto Blue Jays. In his mind, he wasn't carrying his best stuff, so he huddled with catcher Matt Wieters between innings to figure out how to maneuver through a...
  • A's pull off road sweep against Twins

    A's pull off road sweep against Twins MINNEAPOLIS -- The Oakland Athletics seem to have what one could call a road-field advantage over the Minnesota Twins. The A's got a quality start by Dan Straily and two-run homers from third baseman Josh...
  • Former Orioles closer Jim Johnson now ex-Athletics closer, too

    Former Orioles closer Jim Johnson now ex-Athletics closer, too
    In what has to be one of the most stunning career reversals in recent baseball history, former Orioles closer Jim Johnson -- who saved at least 50 games in each of the past two seasons -- has been removed from that role after barely two weeks in Oakland....
  • Preview: Astros at Blue Jays

    With a nine-game road trip in their near future, the Toronto Blue Jays appear poised to leave home with a full head of steam. The Blue Jays eye their fourth win in the last five contests and look to complete a three-game sweep Thursday when they host...
  • Mark Bradley: Ervin's big night in Atlanta

    ATLANTA Help arrived, none too soon, in the person of Ervin Santana. And here we don't mean pitching help, although it must be said that Santana worked one of the more impressive debuts in Braves annals. But pitching, at least through the season's first...
  • Adam Jones says he doesn't regret comments; J.J. Hardy hopes to return Friday

    Adam Jones says he doesn't regret comments; J.J. Hardy hopes to return Friday
    NEW YORK –¬†Orioles center fielder Adam Jones, whose postgame comments Tuesday about fans who run onto the field during games sparked national headlines, said Wednesday that he doesn’t regret that he said players should be able to “kick...