Latest news from Winnipegfreepress.com - Baseball feed

Latest news from Winnipegfreepress.com - Baseball feed

  1. Baseball Capsules

    BALTIMORE - Ervin Santana pitched a two-hitter for his 10th career shutout, Brian Dozier homered and the surging Minnesota Twins beat the Baltimore Orioles 2-0 Tuesday night. After banging out 21…
  2. Centeno's homer helps Astros over Tigers 6-2

    HOUSTON - Juan Centeno and Yuli Gurriel homered to help the Houston Astros to a 6-2 win over the Detroit Tigers on Tuesday night. Centeno was making his debut with the…
  3. Braves say false alarm caused by equipment malfunction

    ATLANTA - The Atlanta Braves said an equipment malfunction was the source of confusion in the top of the third inning Tuesday night when an emergency alarm sounded in the…
  4. Morales homers, Blue Jays bullpen holds off Brewers 4-3

    MILWAUKEE - Kendrys Morales hit a two-run homer and the Toronto Blue Jays held off the Milwaukee Brewers 4-3 on Tuesday night. Six of the first eight Blue Jays batters reached…
  5. Bogaerts scores twice on wild pitches, Red Sox thump Rangers

    BOSTON - Xander Bogaerts had three RBIs and twice scored on wild pitches, Dustin Pedroia had a two-run double during a four-run sixth inning and the Boston Red Sox beat…
  6. Edwin Encarnacion's 2 homers lead Indians over Reds 8-7

    CINCINNATI - Edwin Encarnacion hit two of Cleveland's four homers off rookie Amir Garrett and scored the go-ahead run on a wild pitch Tuesday night, leading the Indians to an…
  7. Conforto powers Harvey, Mets to 9-3 rout of Padres

    NEW YORK - Michael Conforto homered twice and had a career-high four RBIs, including three on two hits during the Mets' biggest first inning in 13 years, and Matt Harvey…
  8. Lester pitches 4-hitter as Cubs beat Cueto, Giants 4-1

    CHICAGO - Jon Lester pitched a four-hitter for Chicago's first complete game of the season, and the Cubs beat Johnny Cueto and the San Francisco Giants 4-1 on Tuesday night…
  9. Maybin, Trout open with HRs; Shoemaker, Angels beat Rays 4-0

    ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. - Cameron Maybin and Mike Trout hit back-to-back home runs to begin the game, Matt Shoemaker won his third consecutive start and the Los Angeles Angels beat…
  10. LEADING OFF: Sale tries for 9th double-digit K game in row

    A look at what's happening all around the majors Wednesday: ___ A BIG FAN Red Sox ace Chris Sale can set a major league record by striking out at least 10 batters in…
  11. Duffy beats Yanks for 2nd time in week as Royals win 6-2

    NEW YORK - Danny Duffy beat the Yankees for the second time in a week and rookie Jorge Bonifacio capped a three-run, seventh-inning rally with a go-ahead, two-run homer that…
  12. Charlie Blackmon hits 2 homers, Rockies beat Phillies 8-2

    PHILADELPHIA - Charlie Blackmon hit a pair of two-run homers, German Marquez tossed six effective innings and the Colorado Rockies beat the Philadelphia Phillies 8-2 Tuesday night. Gerardo Parra also went…
  13. Rendon homers twice, Nats explode in 10-1 win over Mariners

    WASHINGTON - Anthony Rendon homered twice and drove in five runs, Joe Ross returned from the minors to allow one run over a career high-tying eight innings, and the Washington…
  14. Santana tosses 2-hitter as Twins beat Orioles 2-0

    BALTIMORE - Ervin Santana pitched a two-hitter for his 10th career shutout, Brian Dozier homered and the surging Minnesota Twins beat the Baltimore Orioles 2-0 Tuesday night. After banging out 21…
  15. Mets send reliever Robles to minors, recall Smoker

    NEW YORK - Searching for answers in a wobbly bullpen, the New York Mets have optioned struggling right-hander Hansel Robles to Triple-A Las Vegas and recalled lefty Josh Smoker from…
  16. Cano comes off DL for Mariners to begin series at Nationals

    WASHINGTON - The Mariners have activated second baseman Robinson Cano from the 10-day disabled list before the opener of a three-game set against the Nationals Tuesday. Cano has been sidelined since…
  17. Big league baseball's founding documents to be auctioned

    LOS ANGELES - In 1876, a group of owners and team officials gathered at a New York hotel to draft and sign the constitution that created baseball's National League and…
  18. After manager challenges, umpire changes call without replay

    ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. - Nolan Fontana was called safe and then out on the same play by the same umpire — without a replay review. Welcome to the majors, kid. Nothing …
  19. Greinke whiffs 12 in 8 2/3, Diamondbacks beat White Sox 5-1

    PHOENIX - Zack Greinke struck out a season-high 12 and came within one out of a complete game as the Arizona Diamondbacks beat the Chicago White Sox 5-1 on Monday…
  20. Baseball Capsules

    CHICAGO - Joe Panik hit his first career leadoff homer and doubled twice, helping the San Francisco Giants beat the Chicago Cubs 6-4 on Monday night. Brandon Belt also connected and…