6:59 AM EDT, Tue August 16, 2022
7 hours ago

Cruz's eighth-inning homer lifts Nationals over Cubs 5-4

Nelson Cruz hit a tiebreaking solo homer in the eighth inning to lift the Washington Nationals to a 5-4 victory over the Chicago Cubs on Monday night.
7 hours ago

Contreras, Rosario, Acuña lead Braves' blowout win over Mets

William Contreras and Eddie Rosario hit back-to-back homers off Carlos Carrasco in the second inning, Ronald Acuña Jr. doubled three times and drove in three runs, and the Atlanta Braves routed the New York Mets 13-1 Monday night for their seventh straight win.
7 hours ago

Urías, Dodgers blank Brewers 4-0, continue 2nd-half surge

Freddie Freeman and Gavin Lux homered to back Julio Urías' five solid innings, and the Los Angeles Dodgers blanked the Milwaukee Brewers 4-0 on Monday night.
7 hours ago

Rangers win 3rd straight, top A's 2-1 after Woodward firing

Marcus Semien homered, rookie Bubba Thompson had a tiebreaking RBI single and the Texas Rangers won hours after manager Chris Woodward was fired, beating the Oakland Athletics 2-1 on Monday night.
7 hours ago

Alcantara dominant, shuts down Padres in Marlins' 3-0 win

Sandy Alcantara threw seven innings of four-hit ball and the Miami Marlins beat the San Diego Padres 3-0 on Monday night.
8 hours ago

Kepler helps Twins bats get going in 4-2 win over Royals

Max Kepler went 3 for 4 with a slump-busting RBI to give Minnesotas lagging lineup a lift, and the Twins started a vital homestand with a 4-2 victory over the Kansas City Royals on Monday night.
8 hours ago

Yankees blanked for 2nd straight game, lose to Rays 4-0

The slumping New York Yankees were shut out in consecutive games for the first time since 2016, losing to Ryan Yarbrough and the Tampa Bay Rays 4-0 on Monday night.
8 hours ago

Jose Miranda, Max Kepler snap out of slumps as Twins top Kansas City 4-2

Jose Miranda finally got a hit with a runner in scoring position and Max Kepler snapped an 0-for-29 skid as the Twins won for only the second time in seven games.
8 hours ago

Twins' Max Kepler breaks slump, but he needs to do more

Another mediocre season from right fielder Max Kepler, when the team desperately needs production from a lefthanded hitter, is part of the reason the Twins are struggling.
8 hours ago

Mountcastle HRs, surging Orioles beat struggling Jays 7-3

Ryan Mountcastle hit a two-run home run in his return to the lineup, Ryan McKenna had his first three-hit game and an RBI, and the surging Baltimore Orioles improved to 9-4 in August by beating the Toronto Blue Jays 7-3 Monday night.
8 hours ago

Schoop, Carpenter homer, Tigers split DH with Guardians

Jonathan Schoop and rookie Kerry Carpenter hit back-to-back homers in the sixth inning, and the Detroit Tigers rallied for a 7-5 win over the Cleveland Guardians in the second game of a doubleheader on Monday night, snapping an eight-game losing streak.
9 hours ago

Canada tops Finland 6-3, heads to quarters at world junior

Team captain and Anaheim Ducks prospect Mason McTavish had a goal and two assists Monday, leading Canada to a 6-3 win over Finland in Group A play in the world junior hockey championship.
10 hours ago

Dodgers' Buehler to have elbow surgery, out for season

Los Angeles Dodgers right-hander Walker Buehler will have season-ending elbow surgery, a setback for the team with the majors best record.
11 hours ago

Former Viking Doug Chapman aims for return to the NFL — as a scout

Doug Chapman spent a week with the Vikings this month shadowing everyone he could from scouts to General Manager Kwesi Adofo-Mensah.
11 hours ago

Royals' Garrett appeals 3-game ban for drink toss at fan

Kansas City relief pitcher Amir Garrett received a three-game suspension and an undisclosed fine from Major League Baseball on Monday for tossing a drink at a fan behind the Royals dugout during a game at Chicago two weeks ago.