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Pettitte still scuffling as Yankees fall to Rangers
Trout, Angels net 8th straight win vs. TigersUpdated Jun 26 Share TweetMike Trout homered and drove in three runs, and Erick Aybar's two-run shot gave Los Angeles the lead for good as the Angels beat Detroit 7-4 on Wednesday night for their eighth consecutive win over the Tigers.
'Pen delivers big as Halos keep Tigers cagedUpdated Jun 26 Share TweetOn Wednesday night at Comerica Park, when the circumstances were rather dire, the Angels' relief corps came together to help capture an improbable 7-4 victory over the Tigers.
Pirates win despite King Felix's 11 strikeoutsUpdated Jun 26 Share TweetJordy Mercer hit a go-ahead single with two outs in the ninth inning and the Pittsburgh Pirates beat the Seattle Mariners 4-2 on Wednesday.Share TweetLos Angeles Angels pitcher Tommy Hanson was scratched from his start against the Detroit Tigers on Wednesday night.Share TweetOn Wednesday, the Pirates again won a Jeanmar Gomez start, topping Felix Hernandez and the Mariners, 4-2, with two tiebreaking runs in the ninth. The Bucs are now tied for first place in the division after the Cardinals lost, 4-3, to the Astros on Wedne…Share TweetA.J. Griffin pitched a two-hitter for his first win in more than a month, Josh Donaldson hit a three-run homer and the Oakland Athletics beat the Cincinnati Reds 5-0 on Wednesday for a sweep of their two-game series.Share TweetThe Seattle Mariners aren't shying away from the most controversial topic in the country right now — they're flying a gay pride flag at Safeco Field during Sunday's game with the Chicago Cubs. The decision actually isn't a response to Wednesday's pro-sa…Source: yahoo.com
Walker fires six shutout innings in Triple-A debutUpdated Jun 26 Share TweetTaijuan Walker, the top prospect in the Mariners organization, lived up to the billing in his much-hyped Triple-A debut. Walker tossed six scoreless innings for the win on a rainy Tuesday night.
Early surge helps A's stave off RedsUpdated Jun 26 Share TweetJosh Donaldson singled and scored in the A's two-run second inning and a two-run homer in a four-run third as Oakland jumped on Cincinnati's Bronson Arroyo early and held on for the win despite left-hander Tommy Milone only lasting 4 2/3 innings.
Sushi being rolled at Yankee StadiumJun 26How a sushi chef creates a roll from start to finish at the Yankee Stadium sushi stand
A's Blank RedsJun 26A.J. Griffin pitched a complete game and struck out seven in the A's win over the Reds.
Pedro Gomez on tonight's WNB matchupJun 26Pedro previews tonight's Wednesday Night Baseball matchup between the Rangers and Yankees
The GM's Office: Outfielders On The BlockJun 26Jim Bowden breaks down potential outfielders who could be on the move before the trade deadline.