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A's lefty Manaea pitches no-hitter vs streaking Red Sox

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A's lefty Sean Manaea pitched the first no-hitter against Boston in 25 years, with an overturned call preserving the gem in Oakland's 3-0 win over the sizzling Red Sox. More>>

LEADING OFF: Farquhar status, Yanks add top prospect Torres

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LEADING OFF: White Sox monitor pitcher Danny Farquhar, Yankees promoting top prospect Gleyber Torres, Ohtani throws bullpen session. More>>

Pujols homers for hit No. 2,992 in Angels' 4-3 win vs Giants

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Pujols goes deep for career hit No. 2,992; Trout also homers for Angels in 4-3 win over Giants. More>>

Dodgers back Ryu with 3 HRs in 4-0 win over Nationals

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Joc Pederson, Kike Hernandez and Cody Bellinger all homered, and Hyun-Jin Ryu pitched seven innings of two-hit ball, and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Washington Nationals 4-0. More>>

A's lefty Manaea pitching no-hitter thru 8 vs Red Sox

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Athletics left-hander Sean Manaea is pitching a no-hitter through eight innings against the Boston Red Sox. More>>

White Sox reliever Farquhar has brain hemorrhage during game

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Chicago White Sox reliever Danny Farquhar suffered a brain hemorrhage during a game and is in stable but critical condition. More>>

Angels' Ohtani set for 'full gorilla' bullpen Sunday

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Shohei Ohtani is scheduled to throw a "full gorilla" bullpen session on Sunday that will give the Los Angeles Angels a better idea if the blister that forced the Japanese two-way sensation out of his last pitching start has healed. More>>

Mets demote longtime starter Matt Harvey to bullpen

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The New York Mets have demoted longtime starter Matt Harvey to the bullpen. More>>

Ross loses no-hit bid with 2 outs in 8th, Padres top D-backs

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Tyson Ross lost his bid to pitch the first no-hitter in San Diego Padres' history when center fielder Franchy Cordero appeared to misplay a ball with two outs in the eighth inning of a 4-1 win over the Arizona Diamondbacks. More>>

White Sox reliever Farquhar passes out in dugout

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White Sox reliever Danny Farquhar taken to hospital after passing out in dugout. More>>

LEADING OFF: White Sox check Farquhar, Ohtani's blister

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LEADING OFF: Darvish, Keuchel, Colon all go for 1st win, Nationals cut pitcher Cole. More>>

Nats beat Dodgers 5-2 in uneven matchup of Scherzer, Kershaw

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Max Scherzer scattered four hits over six innings against Clayton Kershaw in the 13th all-time meeting of three-time Cy Young Award winners and the Nationals beat the Dodgers 5-2. More>>

Gurriel Jr. has 3 RBIs in MLB debut, Blue Jays top Yanks 8-5

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Lourdes Gurriel Jr. made an impressive major league debut with two hits and three RBIs as the Toronto Blue Jays beat the New York Yankees 8-5. More>>

Cespedes has go-ahead single as Mets top Braves in 12th

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Yoenis Cespedes overcomes 4 strikeouts to hit tiebreaking single in 12th, giving Mets 5-3 win over Braves. More>>

Padres' Ross loses no-hit bid with 2 outs in 8th vs D-backs

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Tyson Ross of the San Diego Padres is pitching a no-hitter through seven innings against the Arizona Diamondbacks. More>>

What gets a manager fired? One really bad stretch

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The line for losing a job is clear in most professional sports _ cross the front office, wrangle with the star player, flame out in the playoffs, or put together one historically bad run at the start of a season. More>>

Betts, Benintendi lead sizzling Red Sox past Angels, 8-2

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The Boston Red Sox completed a dominant sweep of the AL West-leading Los Angeles Angels with an 8-2 victory. More>>

LEADING OFF: Scherzer vs Kershaw; Riggleman takes over

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LEADING OFF: Scherzer to face Kershaw in rare matchup of 3-time Cy Young Award winners; Riggleman begins 4th stint as an interim manager. More>>

Reds fire manager Bryan Price after 3-15 start

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The Reds have fired Bryan Price after a 3-15 start, the first managerial change in the major leagues this season. More>>

Braves' Freeman avoids second major injury to wrist

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Braves' Freddie Freeman returns to lineup after avoiding major injury to wrist he broke last year. More>>

LEADING OFF: Stanton tries to break slump, Freeman injured

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LEADING OFF: Stanton tries to break pinstripe slump, Freeman hopes for best on wrist, Ohtani could return to lineup. More>>

LaMarre's single lifts Twins over Indians 2-1 in 16 innings

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Just enough power: Eddie Rosario scores winning run in 16th inning as Twins top Indians 2-1. More>>

Mets rally for 9 runs in 8th inning to stun Nationals, 11-5

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Yoenis Cespedes launched a grand slam during a nine-run outburst in the eighth inning that rallied the New York Mets past the Washington Nationals 11-5, preventing a three-game sweep. More>>

Indians-Twins play on, even after blackout hits San Juan

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San Juan mayor: Baseball game between Minnesota and Cleveland in is still on despite island-wide blackout hitting Puerto Rico. More>>

Cards-Cubs called off, MLB's 25th postponement in 3 weeks

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The game between the St. Louis Cardinals and Chicago Cubs was called off because of wintry weather, the 25th postponement in the first three weeks of the major league season. More>>

Slugger Jose Bautista, Braves agree to minor league deal

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The Atlanta Braves have agreed to a minor league contract with six-time All-Star Jose Bautista, a low-risk move to potentially bolster a lineup that has Ryan Flaherty at third base. More>>

Big fish struggling to catch on: Stanton slumping in Bronx

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Big fish struggling to catch on: Stanton slumping in Bronx. More>>

LEADING OFF: Cole chases Johnson, Ryan for Astros' K mark

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LEADING OFF: Cole chases Johnson, Ryan for Astros' K mark; Jose Berrios to start in his native Puerto Rico. More>>

Betts hits 3 HR, Red Sox oust Angels' Ohtani early, win 10-1

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The Boston Red Sox chased Shohei Ohtani just two innings into his third big-league start, beating the Los Angeles Angels 10-1. More>>

Belt's check-swing ruins Corbin's no-no, Dbacks 1-hit Giants

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Patrick Corbin lost his no-hit bid on a checked-swing infield single with two outs in the eighth inning but finished a one-hitter to lift the Arizona Diamondbacks over the San Francisco Giants 1-0. More>>

A homer at home: Lindor's shot helps Indians top Twins 6-1

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Francisco Lindor homered in his native Puerto Rico, Corey Kluber allowed one run in 6 2/3 innings and the Cleveland Indians beat the Minnesota Twins 6-1 in the first regular-season game on the island commonwealth since 2010. More>>

On eve of MLB games, mayor says San Juan 'open for business'

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San Juan Mayor Carmen Yulin Cruz says she's hopeful that Twins-Indians series leads to more MLB games in Puerto Rico, and soon. More>>

Angels' Ohtani gets blister vs Boston, lasts only 2 innings

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Shohei Ohtani's third start for the Los Angeles Angels has lasted only two innings. More>>

Belt's check-swing 1B breaks up Corbin's no-hit bid in 8th

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Arizona Diamondbacks left-hander Patrick Corbin has not allowed a hit through seven innings against the San Francisco Giants. More>>

Indians prospect sues over deal that ties up future earnings

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A top Cleveland Indians prospect is suing a company he claims gave him $360,000 in exchange for a 10-percent stake in his future earnings that could end up amounting to many millions of dollars. More>>

LEADING OFF: Ohtani day, baseball in San Juan, DH in Toronto

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LEADING OFF: Ohtani day, baseball in San Juan, DH in Toronto. More>>

Didi hits 2 HRs, Stanton hitless vs Marlins, Yanks romp 12-1

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Didi Gregorius homered twice for the second time this season, Gary Sanchez had three hits and three RBIs, and the New York Yankees romped to a 12-1 victory over Derek Jeter's Miami Marlins. More>>

Shear Power! Bryce Harper breaks bat in two on long home run

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This was shear power by Bryce Harper. More>>

Rays' Kiermaier will miss 2 to 3 months with thumb injury

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Tampa Bay's Kevin Kiermaier tearsrn ligament in right thumb, 2 to 3 months. More>>

Harper hits broken-bat HR, helps Nats rally past Mets 8-6

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Bryce Harper hit a startling, broken-bat homer early, then grounded a key single during a six-run surge in the eighth inning that sent the Washington Nationals past the New York Mets 8-6. More>>

Indians donate $37,000 for hurricane relief in Puerto Rico

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The Cleveland Indians have donated an additional $37,000 to help hurricane recovery. More>>

Colon perfect into 8th, Rangers beat Astros 3-1 in 10

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Bartolo Colon carried a perfect game into the eighth inning and Robinson Chirinos drove in all three runs for the Texas Rangers during their 3-1 victory over the Houston Astros in 10 innings. More>>

Pitch framing tactics under a bit more scrutiny

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The concept of pitch framing is not exactly new, but it certainly seems to be under a bit more scrutiny now. More>>

Bartolo Colon loses no-hit bid for Rangers in 8th vs Astros

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Bartolo Colon is pitching a perfect game through seven innings for the Texas Rangers against the World Series champion Houston Astros. More>>

No Game Today: Wintry weather, plenty of MLB postponements

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Major League Baseball schedule hit hard by wet, cold April, filling up summer schedule. More>>

LEADING OFF: Stanton sees Marlins, White Sox warm up

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LEADING OFF: Giancarlo Stanton sees former Miami teammates at Yankee Stadium, White Sox warm up in California, Cards-Cubs renew rivalry. More>>

Robinson's daughter says black MLBers reluctant to speak out

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Jackie Robinson's daughter thinks black baseball players are more reluctant to speak publicly about racial issues than their NFL and NBA colleagues because they constitute a lower percentage of rosters. More>>

'People are still suffering': MLB back in storm-hit San Juan

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Major League Baseball returns to Puerto Rico this week, when Cleveland and Minnesota visit the storm-ravaged island. More>>

Flores, Syndergaard help Mets top Brewers 3-2 for 12-2 start

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Wilmer Flores hit a game-winning home run with two outs in the bottom of the ninth inning and the New York Mets beat the Milwaukee Brewers 3-2 to improve the best start in team history to 12-2. More>>

Red Sox move to MLB-best 13-2; Phils' win streak at 6

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Andrew Benintendi got three hits and the Boston Red Sox extended the best start in their 118-year history, beating the Baltimore Orioles 3-1 Sunday at frigid Fenway Park. More>>

Red Sox off to best start in 118-year history; beat O's 10-3

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Hanley Ramirez hit a two-run homer and drove in three runs, and the Boston Red Sox beat the Baltimore Orioles 10-3 on Saturday to get to 12-2 _ the best start in their 118-year history. More>>

Yankees-Tigers doubleheader postponed; now set for June 4

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The first game of the split doubleheader between the New York Yankees and Detroit Tigers has been postponed because of rain. More>>

Braves-Cubs series finale postponed by rain

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The series finale between the Atlanta Braves and Chicago Cubs has been postponed by rain. More>>

Blue Jays-Indians postponed again; doubleheader on May 3

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Blue Jays-Indians postponed by rain for second straight day. Teams will play traditional doubleheader on May 3 at 1:10 p.m. at Progressive Field. Toronto ended Cleveland's five-game winning streak with an 8-4 victory on Friday night. More>>

The Latest: Minneapolis airport reopens after blizzard

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A storm system stretching from the Gulf of Mexico to the Great Lakes has dumped a foot of snow on parts of the upper Midwest and is being blamed for at least two deaths. More>>

LEADING OFF: Ohtani starts, wintry weather, Reds skid

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LEADING OFF: More wintry weather in forecast, Verlander vs Colon, Reds try to end skid. More>>

Flights canceled, roads treacherous amid spring snowstorms

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A potent spring storm system that's expected to persist through the weekend raked across the Plains and Midwest Friday, spawning at least one tornado in Arkansas as blizzard conditions blanked much of the Northern Plains. More>>

Snowy: Last 3 games of White Sox-Twins series postponed

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The entire three-game series between the Chicago White Sox and Minnesota Twins has been called off because of a spring snowstorm. More>>

Arenado begins serving 5-game suspension on Saturday

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Colorado 3B Nolan Arenado has dropped his appeal and will begin serving his five-game suspension from Major League Baseball on Saturday in Washington. More>>

LEADING OFF: Cobb to make Orioles debut at Fenway Park

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LEADING OFF: Alex Cobb to make Orioles debut at Fenway Park vs 11-2 Red Sox; Blue Jays without Donaldson for a while; MLB-leading Mets, minus 2 catchers, go for 10th straight win. More>>

Nunez hits 3-run HR, Red Sox top Orioles 7-3 for 11-2 start

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Eduardo Nunez hit a three-run homer, Eduardo Rodriguez struck out eight over six stingy innings and the Boston Red Sox equaled their best start in 100 years with a 7-3 win over the Baltimore Orioles. More>>

Frazier homers twice, Mets top Brewers 6-5 to win 9th in row

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Todd Frazier homers twice as New York Mets top Milwaukee Brewers 6-5 for 9th straight win. More>>

Descalso drives in 4 runs in Arizona's 8-7 win over Dodgers

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Daniel Descalso homered and drove in four runs, and the Arizona Diamondbacks held off the Los Angeles Dodgers 8-7 for their 10th straight regular-season victory over their NL West rival. More>>

Ohtani's electrifying start to MLB career a big hit in Japan

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Ohtani's electrifying start to MLB career a big hit in Japan where his games are shown live in the morning by national broadcaster NHK. More>>

Pujols homers, drives in 3 as Angels top Royals 5-4

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Albert Pujols homered and drove in three runs, Ian Kinsler had three hits and a sacrifice fly that scored Shohei Ohtani with the go-ahead run in the eighth inning and the Los Angeles Angels rallied to beat the Kansas City Royals 5-4. More>>

Mets' Plawecki has broken hand; d'Arnaud needs surgery

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Mets catcher Kevin Plawecki has a broken left hand and is following Travis d'Arnaud to the disabled list. More>>

Ohtani's 3-run triple sends Angels to 7-1 win over Royals

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Shohei Ohtani hit a bases-loaded triple in a five-run seventh inning to help the streaking Los Angeles Angels beat the Kansas City Royals 7-1 for their fifth straight victory. More>>

Porcello pitches Red Sox past Yankees 6-3

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Rick Porcello pitches 7 scoreless innings as Boston Red Sox beat New York Yankees 6-3. More>>

LEADING OFF: Mets try to continue fast start

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LEADING OFF: New York Mets try to continue fast start. More>>

Boston's Porcello loses no-hit bid in 7th

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Red Sox pitcher Rick Porcello has not allowed a hit through six innings against Yankees. More>>

Kelly, Austin suspended after Yankees-Red Sox fight

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Red Sox reliever Joe Kelly, Yankees' Tyler Austin suspended after brawl between AL East rivals. More>>

LEADING OFF: Yankees-Red Sox calm? Arenado awaits decision

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LEADING OFF: Are the Yankees and Red Sox done tangling? Arenado awaits decision after fight, Mets check Plawecki. More>>

Butler, Towns lead T-wolves past Nuggets in OT, to playoffs

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Butler, Towns lead Timberwolves past Nuggets 112-106 in overtime, to playoffs for 1st time since '04. More>>

Beantown Brawl! Yankees fight to 10-7 win over Red Sox

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Tyler Austin rushed the mound after being hit by a pitch from Red Sox reliever Joe Kelly, triggering a bench-clearing brawl in a ramped-up rivalry as the New York Yankees ended Boston's nine-game winning streak with a 10-7 victory. More>>

Tigers' Zimmermann bruises jaw when hit by Kipnis' liner

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Detroit pitcher Jordan Zimmermann was hit on the face by a liner drive off the bat of Cleveland's Jason Kopnis and left the game after two batters. More>>

LEADING OFF: Yankees-Red Sox calm? Arenado awaits decision

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LEADING OFF: Are the Yankees and Red Sox done tangling? Arenado awaits decision after fight, Mets check Plawecki. More>>

Ohtani RBI and pickoff in Angels' 7-2 win for sweep at Texas

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Shohei Ohtani had an RBI single that put the Los Angeles Angels ahead to stay and was later picked off first base by one of his former Japanese teammates in a 7-2 victory over the Texas Rangers. More>>

Basebrawl: Arenado charges mound, Rockies beat Padres 6-4

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Nolan Arenado charged the mound after nearly getting hit by a fastball from Luis Perdomo in the third inning, setting off a heated brawl that resulted in five ejections during a testy game in which the Colorado Rockies beat the San Diego Padres 6-4. More>>

Marlins' Garcia pulled after 6 with no-hitter against Mets

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Miami Marlins left-hander Jarlin Garcia has been taken out after allowing no hits in six innings against the New York Mets. More>>

Yankees, Red Sox fight at Fenway after New York player hit

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New York Yankees designated hitter Tyler Austin has rushed the mound after being hit by a pitch from Boston Red Sox reliever Joe Kelly, and both players began punching away in a bench-clearing brawl. More>>

Mets' Travis d'Arnaud tears elbow ligament, surgery possible

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New York Mets catcher Travis d'Arnaud on the disabled list for the fifth straight year, and the injury appears to be significant. More>>

Price pulled from start vs Yankees with tingling in hand

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Red Sox left-hander David Price has been pulled from a start against the New York Yankees after experiencing a tingling sensation in his left hand. More>>

Yanks most valuable in MLB at $4 billion, Forbes estimates

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The New York Yankees are the most valuable franchise in baseball at an estimated value of $4 billion, according to Forbes. More>>

Dodger Stadium to host 2020 All-Star Game

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Baseball's All-Star Game is returning to Dodger Stadium in 2020 for the first time since 1980, thanks in large part to the upgrades made by the team's ownership in recent years. More>>

Arenado charges mound, swings away, Rockies and Padres brawl

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Colorado Rockies star Nolan Arenado charged the mound after a fastball from San Diego starter Luis Perdomo sailed behind him, setting off a wild brawl that resulted in five ejections during a testy series at Coors Field. More>>

Nationals DFA Montero, reinstate Wieters, put Eaton on DL

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Catcher Miguel Montero has been designated for assignment by the Washington Nationals after going 0 for 11 in four games this season. More>>

Sister Jean switches sports, tosses out 1st ball at Wrigley

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Sister Jean did just fine on the diamond, too. More>>

Betts hits slam, Red Sox rout Yanks 14-1 for 9th win in row

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Mookie Betts hit a grand slam on a monster night, leading Chris Sale and the Boston Red Sox over the New York 14-1 for their ninth straight victory. More>>

2 for 22: McCutchen walks off SF again, this time vs D-backs

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Andrew McCutchen hit a bases-loaded single for his second walk-off of this homestand, lifting the San Francisco Giants over the Arizona Diamondbacks 5-4. More>>

LEADING OFF: Ohtani back at DH, Chisox try again at home

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LEADING OFF: Ohtani returns to Angels' lineup as DH, White Sox try to snap 0-5 home start, Red Sox haven't made an error this season. More>>

AP source: Dodger Stadium to host 2020 All-Star Game

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A person familiar with the situation tells The Associated Press that Dodger Stadium will host the 2020 All-Star Game. More>>

Molina, Lovullo each suspended 1 game for weekend fracas

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St. Louis Cardinals catcher Yadier Molina and Arizona Diamondbacks manager Torey Lovullo both have been suspended one game for their dustup over the weekend. More>>

Mets beat Marlins 8-6 for 7th straight win

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Yoenis Cespedes snapped a slump with a two-run double to break a tie in the ninth inning, giving the New York Mets the best 10-game start in a franchise history when they beat Miami 8-6. More>>

LEADING OFF: Ohtani likely to DH, Chisox try again at home

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LEADING OFF: Ohtani likely to return to Angels' lineup, White Sox try to snap 0-5 home start, Red Sox haven't made an error this season. More>>

Klopp saw off Man City and thought Barca collapse was a joke

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Juergen Klopp says he thought Barcelona's collapse at Roma was a joke. More>>

Toronto's Aaron Sanchez loses no-hit bid in 8th vs Orioles

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Toronto Blue Jays right-hander Aaron Sanchez has lost his no-hit bid in the eighth inning on a leadoff single by Tim Beckham that bounced through third baseman Josh Donaldson's legs. More>>

LEADING OFF: Yankees-Red Sox ramp up, Ohtani could return

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LEADING OFF: Yankees-Red Sox ramp up rivalry, Ohtani could return to lineup, Cubs try again to play home opener. More>>

LEADING OFF: Yankees-Red Sox ramp up, Ohtani could return

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LEADING OFF: Yankees-Red Sox ramp up rivalry, Ohtani could return to lineup, Cubs try again to play home opener. More>>

Cubs postpone home opener a day because of snow

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Chicago Cubs push back start time for home opener amid snow at Wrigley Field. More>>

ShoTime!: Ohtani hurls 7 superb innings, Angels beat A's 6-1

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Shohei Ohtani lost his bid for a perfect game in his home pitching debut with one out in the seventh inning. More>>

Cespedes' single lifts Mets over Nats in 12 for 3-game sweep

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Yoenis Cespedes scored Juan Lagares with a broken-bat single in the 12th inning to help the New York Mets beat the Washington Nationals 6-5 to complete a three-game sweep. More>>

Mets, not Yankees, off to sparkling start in New York

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For one week at least, the angst in New York was on the American League side. More>>

Red Sox rally past Rays for 8th straight win

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Benintendi gets key hit as Red Sox rally past Rays 8-7 for 8th straight win. More>>

LEADING OFF: Cubs play home opener against Pirates

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LEADING OFF: Chicago Cubs to face Pittsburgh Pirates in home opener, reigning Cy Young Award winners take the mound. More>>

Rivers swell as wet storm moves through Northern California

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Tourists streamed out of Yosemite National Park, baseball fans were denied a game and authorities kept a close eye on swelling rivers and rising water in a damaged dam as a "Pineapple Express" storm drenched Northern California. More>>

LEADING OFF: Cubs play home opener against Pirates

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LEADING OFF: Chicago Cubs to face Pittsburgh Pirates in home opener, reigning Cy Young Award winners take the mound. More>>

Brewers place Yelich on DL with right oblique injury

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The Milwaukee Brewers have placed outfielder Christian Yelich on the 10-day disabled list with a right oblique injury and recalled reliever Taylor Williams from Triple-A Colorado Springs. More>>

McClutch! McCutchen HR in 14th lifts Giants over Dodgers 7-5

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Andrew McCutchen hit a three-run homer to cap a 12-pitch at-bat in the 14th inning, giving him a career-high six hits and the San Francisco Giants a 7-5 victory over the Los Angeles Dodgers. More>>

Padres 1B Hosmer overruns popup in 10th, Astros win 1-0

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Four-time Gold Glove first baseman Eric Hosmer overran a towering popup with two outs in the 10th inning, allowing the ball to fall without being touched and giving the Houston Astros a bizarre 1-0 win over the San Diego Padres. More>>

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