Story breaks an A-Rod mark, then walks off
Home run No. 100 fuels 7th-inning rally; No. 101 delivers walk-off win
DENVER -- The Rockies’ Trevor Story’s milestone home run Friday night -- a seventh-inning, two-run shot that made him the fastest shortstop to 100 homers in history -- excited teammate Nolan Arenado so much that he celebrated by hitting his own homer, his second of the game.
“I was either
Twins surpass 100 HRs, on pace for ... 327?!
Minnesota hits 3 HRs, scores 10 unanswered runs in victory
MINNEAPOLIS -- Miguel Sanó’s third-inning solo homer to Target Field’s upper deck in left field propelled the Twins to their first lead in their 11-4 rout of the White Sox on Friday -- and also towards the top of baseball’s record books.
After Eddie Rosario hit No. 99 of the
These 5 players have opened eyes in May
Montas, Gallegos, Jackson, Reynolds, Pence all making impacts
Last month, we took a look at five April performances from surprising sources that demanded our attention. They haven't all kept that up -- Max Fried and Jorge Polanco still look great, while Niko Goodrum hasn't -- but they were worth spotlighting. Now that we're nearing the end of May,
Pressly's streak of scoreless games ends
Astros reliever had made 40 straight scoreless appearances
The Astros acquired right-hander Ryan Pressly from the Twins on July 27, 2018, looking to bolster their bullpen for the stretch run. In his Houston debut, Pressly allowed a home run to the very first batter he faced, Texas’ Rougned Odor.
It’s fair to say that did not set the
Blue Jays' lineup adds to HOF lineage
Biggio, Vlad Jr. become first teammates to have HOF fathers
The Blue Jays already had one son of a Hall of Famer in their lineup. On Friday, they made it two -- and made some history in the process.
Toronto officially called up infielder Cavan Biggio on Friday, selecting the contract of their No. 9 prospect from Triple-A Buffalo. The
Springer (hamstring) likely headed to injured list
All-Star comes up limping, asks to leave game in 8th inning vs. Red Sox
HOUSTON -- While the Astros await a clear diagnosis on what could be a significant left hamstring injury sustained by George Springer, manager AJ Hinch said the All-Star outfielder is likely headed to the injured list, which would be a huge blow to baseball’s best offense.
Springer, who returned to
3 takeaways from Astros' series-opening win
Miley has strong outing; Marisnick delivers with bat, glove; Pressly's historic streak ends
HOUSTON -- The Astros weren’t able to fully enjoy a 4-3 win over the Red Sox on Friday night at Minute Maid Park after All-Star outfielder George Springer left the game in the eighth inning with what could be a significant left hamstring injury.
Springer returned to the lineup after
Jones knocks career-high four RBIs in slugfest
Detroit pounds out 14 hits, scores 9 for first win in 12 days
NEW YORK -- One would never know that the Tigers were one of the worst-hitting teams in the Major Leagues entering Friday’s action. They found themselves in a slugfest at Citi Field and edged the Mets, 9-8, to earn their first victory since May 12.
It was game that saw
Run, Roberto: Infield hit helps Tribe snap skid
Luplow continues to slug vs. lefties, and Bieber guts one out
CLEVELAND -- After a season-long four-game losing streak, the Indians needed to find any way to get back in the win column. And catcher Roberto Perez did just that, even if his go-ahead RBI single traveled only about 60 feet.
After missing the past two games with concussion-like symptoms, Perez