Indians attack early and beat Orioles

CLEVELAND – José Ramírez produced a pair of runs – aided by Baltimore’s poor defense – and the Cleveland Indians extended Baltimore’s streak to 16 straight road losses with a 4-3 win on Monday night. The Indians’ triumph was overshadowed by the indefinite injury to reigning American League Cy Young Shane Bieber from a sore … Read more

Patrick Wisdom: From backup to backup to historic home run streak

CHICAGO – He’s the backup for the backup, but the Chicago Cubs third baseman, Patrick Wisdom, is not playing like that. As the 29-year-old rookie prepares for Sunday Night Baseball against the team that selected him, Wisdom has already accomplished more than most. In his first 10 starts as a Cub, Wisdom hit eight home … Read more

5 MLB Experienced Players Aiming To Make The Olympic Playoffs

In a week, the last ticket to the Tokyo Olympics 2020, with only three teams following the losses of Chinese Taipei and Australia. Several players with experience in MLB will be in action for the selections of Venezuela and the Dominican Republic. Holland will be the third in dispute. The 37-year-old Venezuelan right-hander has 15 … Read more

D-Backs presents a t-shirt with a nod to Sonora and Hispanic culture

The Arizona Diamondbacks have unveiled a gold uniform that references the Sonoran Desert and the state’s Hispanic culture as the latest alternative jersey in the City Connect collection. The shirt reads “Serpientes” on the front, intended to highlight Arizona’s Hispanic culture, while the uniform patch features the Arizona state flag and a reference to Phoenix’s … Read more

Dodgers Martyrdom continues, Max Muncy to IL

LOS ANGELES – First Base Max muncy will enter the Los Angeles Dodgers disabled list with a strained right oblique muscle. The Dodgers called the outfielder Luke raley Saturday night to take the spot on Muncy’s roster, who left Friday’s game in the second inning with the last significant injury to the defending World Series … Read more

Warn the boot and Brewers pass brooms

MILWAUKEE – Avisaíl Garcia hit a two-run homer, Christian Yelich assisted with a sacrifice fly as a pinch hitter, and the Milwaukee Brewers completed a three-game sweep of the Pittsburgh Pirates with a 5-2 win Sunday. Despite being outscored 10-5 in hits, Milwaukee won its 14th game of the last 16, including seven in a … Read more