NEWSW.WORLD: Latest World and US News of the Day 23:48, 2019-06-27

Bell homers again as Pirates cruise past Astros 10-0

HOUSTON (AP) — Josh Bell homered for the second straight game as one of five home runs by Pittsburgh as the Pirates routed the Houston Astros for the...

Bell homers again as Pirates cruise past Astros 10-0

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Bell homers twice to lead Pirates past Diamondbacks 6-2 PHOENIX (AP) — Josh Bell homered twice and Joe Musgrove allowed one hit through seven strong innings as the Pittsburgh Pirates beat the Arizona Diamo...
06:52, 2019-05-15

Bell’s splash HR not enough; Rockies cruise past Pirates 9-3 PITTSBURGH (AP) — Josh Bell reached the Allegheny River on the fly for the second time in two weeks, the only notable blemish for the Colorado Rockie...
04:56, 2019-05-23

Bell hits 2 of Pirates’ 4 homers in 7-2 win vs Padres SAN DIEGO (AP) — Josh Bell homered twice and drove in four, rookie Bryan Reynolds connected for the second straight night and the Pittsburgh Pirates ...
06:28, 2019-05-19

Josh Bell homers again, Pirates beat Reds 7-2 for split CINCINNATI (AP) — Josh Bell tied the Pirates record with his 12th homer in May, and Pittsburgh stopped Derek Dietrich’s home run spree Wednesda...
00:24, 2019-05-30

Bell, Dickerson lead Pirates to 14-2 rout of Astros HOUSTON (AP) — Josh Bell hit his 21st homer, Corey Dickerson had four hits and three RBIs, and rookie Dario Agrazal threw six strong innings to earn ...
06:16, 2019-06-27

Bregman homers twice as Astros rally past Cubs 9-6 HOUSTON (AP) — Alex Bregman homered twice, his second a tiebreaking two-run shot in the sixth inning that propelled the injury-weakened Houston Astro...
06:08, 2019-05-29

Pirates slug 4 homers, beat Rockies 14-6 PITTSBURGH (AP) — Josh Bell, Bryan Reynolds and Starling Marte all homered in the seventh inning to lead the Pittsburgh Pirates past Colorado 14-6 on...
22:40, 2019-05-23

Reynolds homers, Lyles fans 12 in Pirates’ 5-3 win vs Padres SAN DIEGO (AP) — Rookie Bryan Reynolds hit a go-ahead, two-run home run and Jordan Lyles struck out a career-high 12 in seven innings to lead the Pit...
08:12, 2019-05-18

Gurriel, Cole help Astros to 5-1 win over Pirates HOUSTON (AP) — Yuli Gurriel and Alex Bregman homered to back up a solid start by Gerrit Cole in his first meeting against his former team, and the Ho...
06:16, 2019-06-26

Newman homers, Pirates rally late to beat Brewers 3-2 MILWAUKEE (AP) — Kevin Newman homered and extended his hitting streak to 18 games, and the Pittsburgh Pirates rallied with two late runs to beat the ...
05:52, 2019-06-29

Devers homers, Red Sox avoid sweep with 4-1 win over Astros HOUSTON (AP) — Rafael Devers homered off Justin Verlander, and the Boston Red Sox took advantage of two errors by the Houston Astros to avoid a serie...
00:20, 2019-05-27

Rookie Alvarez homers again, Astros top Blue Jays 7-2 HOUSTON (AP) — Yordan Alvarez homered again and Jack Mayfield hit three doubles as Houston’s rookies delivered in a big way, leading the Astros...
01:16, 2019-06-16

Reds hit 3 homers off Justin Verlander, beat Astros 4-3 CINCINNATI (AP) — Jesse Winker and Derek Dietrich homered off Justin Verlander in the first inning Tuesday night, and the Cincinnati Reds held on for...
05:00, 2019-06-19

Chavis homers, Red Sox snap Astros’ 10-game win streak BOSTON (AP) — Michael Chavis homered, Xander Bogaerts hit a tiebreaking double in the seventh inning and the Boston Red Sox averted a sweep against H...
23:56, 2019-05-19

Rookie Alvarez homers again as Astros beat Brewers 10-8 HOUSTON (AP) — Rookie Yordan Alvarez hit one of Houston’s four home runs to become the first player in franchise history to homer in his first ...
05:40, 2019-06-12

Springer 5 hits, 2 homers as Astros romp 15-5, sweep Rangers HOUSTON (AP) — George Springer was 5 for 5 with four RBIs and a pair of home runs that increased total to an AL-high 15, leading the Houston Astros t...
00:16, 2019-05-13

Yordan Alvarez belts 3 homers as Astros destroy Orioles BALTIMORE — Houston manager A. J. Hinch was awestruck by his team’s extraordinary display of power. The Astros aren’t showing any type of...
08:36, 2019-08-11

Bell has 5 RBIs, Pirates take 3rd straight from Cards, 10-6 ST. LOUIS (AP) — Josh Bell homered and drove in a career-high five runs and Adam Frazier hit a tiebreaking, pinch-hit double to lead the Pittsburgh P...
00:16, 2019-05-13

Bell caps historic month in style, Pirates top Brewers 9-4 PITTSBURGH (AP) — Josh Bell finished off his historic May with two more hits, Starling Marte added three hits and scored three times and the Pittsbur...
04:32, 2019-06-01

Josh Bell gives the Pirates a glimmer of hope for next year and beyond as a potential star Thanks to an awful second half, 2019 was a lost season, but maybe there's a glimmer of hope...
20:40, 2019-09-06

Mighty Pirates Masher Josh Bell Is Going To Be Fun As Hell In The Home Run Derby Six of eight names have been announced for the 2019 Home Run Derby, to be held next Monday night. The field does not yet include Shohei Ohtani, which...
07:08, 2019-07-02

MLB Star Power Index: Zack Greinke-to-Astros spices up trade deadline, and a salute to the Reds-Pirates brawl Houston beat the deadline buzzer even though the buzzer had already sounded, plus a look at the Pirates-Reds fight...
16:36, 2019-08-02

Morgensen homers twice, powers FAU past Mercer 10-6 ATHENS, Ga. (AP) — Bobby Morgensen homered twice and drove in five runs, powering Florida Atlantic to a 10-6 win over Mercer on Saturday in an NCAA T...
00:24, 2019-06-02

Brewers slip past Pirates 2-1 on Thames’ homer in 8th MILWAUKEE (AP) — Eric Thames homered leading off the eighth inning, and the Milwaukee Brewers beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 2-1 on Sunday. Thames, who ...
00:24, 2019-07-01

Bellinger, Seager lead Dodgers past Pirates 7-2 PITTSBURGH (AP) — Cody Bellinger and Corey Seager both doubled and drove in two runs as the Los Angeles Dodgers slugged their way past the Pittsburgh...
07:20, 2019-05-26

Jiménez homers in 9th to power White Sox past Cubs, 3-1 CHICAGO (AP) — Eloy Jiménez hit a tiebreaking two-run homer in the ninth inning in his first game against his first major league organization, helpin...
05:28, 2019-06-19

Gyorko homers as Cardinals rally past Braves 6-3 ST. LOUIS (AP) — Pinch hitter Jedd Gyorko connected for a three-run homer during St. Louis’ four-run eighth inning, helping the Cardinals top t...
04:16, 2019-05-26

Braun homers to lead Brewers past Mets 3-1 MILWAUKEE (AP) — Ryan Braun hit a tiebreaking, two-run homer in the fifth inning, Brandon Woodruff pitched five solid innings and the Milwaukee Brewe...
07:16, 2019-05-04

Swanson homers in 8th, Braves rally past Nationals 13-9 WASHINGTON (AP) — Dansby Swanson hit a tie-breaking three-run homer in the eighth inning, Freddie Freeman drove in five runs and the Atlanta Braves r...
06:20, 2019-06-23

Pence pinch-hit slam, Rangers rally past Pirates 9-6 PITTSBURGH (AP) — Hunter Pence connected for a pinch-hit grand slam in the eighth inning and Isiah Kiner-Falefa drove in the go-ahead run in the nint...
22:24, 2019-05-08

Marte hits 3-run homer in 13th, Pirates rally past A’s 5-3 PITTSBURGH (AP) — Starling Marte hit a game-ending three-run homer in the 13th inning, rallying the Pittsburgh Pirates past Oakland 5-3 on Sunday aft...
00:12, 2019-05-06

Reynolds leads Pirates past Reds 8-5 in doubleheader opener CINCINNATI (AP) — Bryan Reynolds hit a tiebreaking two-run triple in Pittsburgh’s four-run eighth inning, and the Pirates beat the Cincinnati R...
23:56, 2019-05-27

Blackmon homers, Gray pitches Rockies past Dodgers 5-3 DENVER (AP) — Jon Gray pitched effectively into the seventh inning and Charlie Blackmon homered to lead the Colorado Rockies past the Los Angeles Dod...
05:32, 2019-06-30

Taylor’s 2 homers power Dodgers past Giants 9-2 for 50th win LOS ANGELES (AP) — Chris Taylor homered twice, Cody Bellinger added a solo shot, and the Los Angeles Dodgers’ spotty bullpen was solid after st...
07:44, 2019-06-20

Albies, Acuña hit homers to lead Braves past Cubs 3-2 CHICAGO (AP) — Ozzie Albies and Ronald Acuña Jr. homered, Max Fried pitched six innings of two-hit ball and the Atlanta Braves beat the Chicago Cubs ...
06:16, 2019-06-26

Guerrero Jr. homers to lead Blue Jays past White Sox 10-2 Vladimir Guerrero Jr. homered and the Toronto Blue Jays used an offensive barrage to beat the Chicago White Sox 10-2 on Friday night....
06:16, 2019-05-18

Goodrum’s 2 homers, 5 hits lead Tigers past Braves 8-2 ATLANTA (AP) — Niko Goodrum homered twice and had a career-high five hits, Nicholas Castellanos and Grayson Greiner also went deep, and the Detroit T...
04:32, 2019-06-01

Soler, Mondesi homers lead Royals past Rangers 4-2 ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Jorge Soler and Adalberto Mondesi homered and Jakob Junis allowed two runs in six innings as the Kansas City Royals snapped a...
06:44, 2019-05-31

Homers by Crawford, Narváez help Mariners past Blue Jays 7-4 Omar Narváez and J.P. Crawford homered, and the Seattle Mariners beat the Toronto Blue Jays 7-4 on Friday night for their fifth win in six games....
09:12, 2019-08-24

Guerrero homers twice, powers Blue Jays past Orioles 11-2 Vladimir Guerrero Jr. hit two of his team's five home runs to back a solid performance by fellow rookie Trent Thornton and the Toronto Blue Jays beat...
04:48, 2019-08-02

Estrada’s 2 homers lead Minnesota past Ohio State in Big Ten OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Eduardo Estrada hit two homers to help Minnesota defeat Ohio State 9-6 in the Big Ten Tournament semifinal round on Saturday. The ...
02:00, 2019-05-26

Fisher’s homer leads Astros past Athletics 3-2 OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Derek Fisher hit a tiebreaking homer to lead off the eighth inning for his first long ball of the season and the short-handed ...
07:24, 2019-06-01

Biggio powers Blue Jays past Astros 6-4 Cavan Biggio's two-run home run powered the Toronto Blue Jays past the Houston Astros 6-4 on Saturday afternoon....
00:56, 2019-09-01

Astros roll past Red Sox for 10th straight victory BOSTON — The Houston Astros are sending an early message to the rest of baseball. They’re playing and sounding like they’re the best. Tyl...
10:08, 2019-05-19

Carlos Correa’s clutch hit in ninth propels Astros past Red Sox HOUSTON — Carlos Correa hit an RBI single in the ninth inning to give the Houston Astros a 4-3 victory over the Boston Red Sox on Saturday night. Aft...
06:08, 2019-05-26

Berrios, Castro carry AL-leading Twins past Astros 8-2 MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Jose Berrios won his fourth straight start, Jason Castro homered off former battery mate Brad Peacock and drove in four runs, and ...
22:24, 2019-05-02

Pirates lose for 11th time in their past 15 games as pitching staff continues to allow too many runs Pittsburgh continues its slide down the standings after an early-season run in first place...
07:28, 2019-05-10

Bregman’s grand slam powers Astros past Angels in Mexico MONTERREY, Mexico (AP) — Alex Bregman hit a grand slam, his third homer during a two-game series in Mexico, and the Houston Astros blew out the Los A...
01:56, 2019-05-06

Arsenal cruise past Fiorentina into last 16 thanks to Little and Miedema • Arsenal 2-0 Fiorentina (Arsenal win 6-0 on agg)• Comfortable night for Gunners in Champions LeagueFiorentina made Arsenal’s cruise into the last 16...
23:40, 2019-09-26

Manchester City cruise past West Ham in China "Premier League Asia Trophy semi-final, Nanjing Olympic Sports Center – Manchester City 4 (D.Silva 33, Nmecha 36 pen, Sterling 59 72) West Ham 1 (Nob...
17:52, 2019-07-17

Liverpool score four in first half to cruise past Norwich "Premier League, Anfield - Liverpool 4 (Hanley 7\u0027 o.g., Salah 19\u0027, Van Dijk 28\u0027, Origi 42\u0027) Norwich City 1 (Pukki 64\u0027)"...
23:12, 2019-08-09

Ings at the double as Saints cruise past Portsmouth "Carabao Cup, Fratton Park - Portsmouth 0 Southampton 4 (Ings 21, 44, Cedric 77, Redmond 87)"...
22:56, 2019-09-24

Salah scores brace as Liverpool cruise past Arsenal "Premier League, Anfield - Liverpool 3 (Matip 41\u0027, Salah 49\u0027 pen., 58\u0027) Arsenal 1 (Torreira 85\u0027)"...
20:24, 2019-08-24

Salah bags brace as Liverpool cruise past Arsenal "Premier League, Anfield - Liverpool 3 (Matip 41\u0027, Salah 49\u0027 pen., 58\u0027) Arsenal 1 (Torreira 85\u0027)"...
20:48, 2019-08-24

Nido homers in 13th, Ramos homers twice as Mets beat Tigers NEW YORK (AP) — Tomás Nido homered against Buck Farmer leading off the 13th inning, Wilson Ramos homered twice and the New York Mets beat the Detroit...
02:44, 2019-05-26

Team USA basketball results: Americans cruise past Colombia, improve to 2-0 at 2019 FIBA Women's AmeriCup This is the first time Team USA is playing in the FIBA Women's AmeriCup since winning it in 2007...
20:36, 2019-09-24

Alabama vs. Duke score, highlights: No. 2 Crimson Tide overcome slow start to cruise past Blue Devils Alabama got its high octane offense in gear in the second half to roll in the season opener...
02:08, 2019-09-01

Pirates Reliever Requires Season-Ending Surgery After Locker Room Fight With Other Pirates Reliever The woeful Pittsburgh Pirates fined relievers Kyle Crick and Felipe Vázquez for their roles in a locker room altercation prior to the team’s game aga...
06:16, 2019-09-11

The world's most popular cruise destinations of 2019, according to Cruise Critic Avignon, France, was rated the world's top cruise port overall and Cruise Critic's favorite European river cruise destination.   ...
11:44, 2019-07-17

US bans cruise ships and group tours from visiting Cuba; cruise lines scrutinizing rules The new restrictions take effect Wednesday, but the government will allow anyone who has already paid for a trip to complete their travel.  ...
23:20, 2019-06-04

Top 10 cruise destinations in the world, according to Cruise Critic users Cruise Critic's annual Cruisers' Choice Destination Awards ranked the best cruise destinations in the world.      ...
11:44, 2019-07-17

Norwegian Cruise Line is ditching plastic water bottles on its ships as the cruise industry comes under fire for for polluting the seas (NCLH) Norwegian Cruise Line Norwegian Cruise Line announced on Wednesday that it's banning single-use plastic bottles next year. The cruise line will inst...
18:00, 2019-09-26

Scientology Cruise ship: Freewinds ship where Tom Cruise celebrated his birthday has measles outbreak in St. Lucia The actor celebrated his 42nd birthday on the Scientology cruise ship with a little Risky Business...
20:04, 2019-05-02

Cruise ship tours: Take a look inside Carnival Cruise Line's Carnival Splendor The Carnival Splendor is one of the flashiest cruise ships afloat.       ...
17:28, 2019-08-22

Cruise ship tour: Carnival Cruise Line's Carnival Splendor Carnival Cruise Line's Carnival Splendor is a 3,006-passenger cruise ship that will soon begin full-time cruise service out of Sydney, Australia...
17:28, 2019-08-22

A’s vs. Pirates: Pitchers will rule in this one, take the Under The Oakland A’s and Pittsburgh Pirates entered their interleague series with a good combination for playing totals Under — solid starting pitching an...
22:48, 2019-05-04

Dodgers rip 4 homers in 6-3 win over Phillies LOS ANGELES (AP) — Max Muncy, Joc Pederson, Corey Seager and Enriquè Hernàndez homered, powering the Los Angeles Dodgers to a 6-3 victory over the Ph...
07:24, 2019-06-01

Narváez homers in Mariners’ 9-2 win over A’s OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Omar Narváez hit a two-run homer, J.P. Crawford drove in three runs after coming off the injured list earlier in the day, and ...
07:08, 2019-06-15

Little Leaguer On Pirates Game: “Not A Lot Of People Here” Poor Pittsburgh. They have this gorgeous stadium, maybe the best in baseball, and yet the team is next-to-last in the National League after going 7-2...
17:32, 2019-08-21

Davies improves to 6-0, Brewers top Pirates 4-2 PITTSBURGH (AP) — Zach Davies allowed eight hits over eight-plus innings, giving Milwaukee’s bullpen a welcome break in a 4-2 victory over the ...
22:44, 2019-06-02

Moustakas goes deep twice, Brewers top Pirates 11-5 PITTSBURGH (AP) — Mike Moustakas homered twice among his four hits and the Milwaukee Brewers beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 11-5 Thursday night. Yasmani...
06:44, 2019-05-31

Musgrove pitches into 9th, Pirates top Braves 7-4 PITTSBURGH (AP) — Joe Musgrove gave Pittsburgh’s beleaguered bullpen a welcome break, pitching into the ninth inning for the first time in his ...
07:04, 2019-06-06

Pirates rally for 5-4 victory over Marlins MIAMI (AP) — Josh Bell’s go-ahead double in the seventh helped lead the Pittsburgh Pirates to a 5-4 victory over the Miami Marlins on Sunday. T...
23:20, 2019-06-16

Minor 11 Ks, Rangers 5 homers in 10-9 win over Mariners ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Asdrúbal Cabrera hit two of the five Texas homers, Mike Minor struck out 11 over six innings and the Rangers beat the Seattle...
05:52, 2019-05-21

Tellez homers twice as Jays dump Red Sox 10-3 Marcus Stroman has been saddled with little run support in most of his starts this season. Rowdy Tellez made sure that wasn't the case Tuesday night....
05:48, 2019-05-22

Dodgers outslug Cubs with 4 homers to win 7-3 LOS ANGELES (AP) — Cody Bellinger, Max Muncy and David Freese hit two-run homers to back Clayton Kershaw as the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Chicago ...
07:48, 2019-06-14

Kipnis homers twice in Indians’ 10-4 win over Rangers ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Jason Kipnis hit two home runs, going back-to-back with Roberto Pérez during a five-run first inning, and the Cleveland India...
06:04, 2019-06-20

McCann homers twice, Braves with 5th straight ATLANTA (AP) — Brian McCann hit one of four Atlanta homers in the second inning and took Pirates starter Chris Archer deep again with a tiebreaking, ...
07:04, 2019-06-12

Aaron Judge’s value to Yankees is so much more than homers SEATTLE — This is a Yankees truth: When Aaron Judge is going well, everything seems better around the team. The mood is brighter. There is more of a ...
14:24, 2019-08-28

Cubs-Pirates: Playing in Pittsburgh makes Over the bet Though the Pirates have walked the plank record-wise since the All-Star break, going 6-25, they have excelled at scoring runs at home, with 67.9 perc...
19:16, 2019-08-16

Pirates’ Lyles lands on 10-day IL with hamstring tightness ATLANTA (AP) — The Pittsburgh Pirates have placed right-hander Jordan Lyles on the 10-day injured list with tightness in his left hamstring. The move...
23:24, 2019-06-10

Dodgers vs. Pirates: Hyun-Jin Ryu will dominate Pittsburgh again A playground in Chelsea designed for NYCHA residents was set to open in three weeks. Total cost: $770,000. Odds are no one will set foot on the area....
21:40, 2019-05-25

Frazier, Williams lead Pirates to 2-1 win over Cardinals ST. LOUIS (AP) — Adam Frazier opened the game with a homer, Starling Marte drove in the game-winner and Trevor Williams allowed one run in seven soli...
05:48, 2019-05-11

MLB Suspends Four Pirates, Three Reds, One Guy Who's Now On A Different Team For Brawl MLB has announced the fallout for Tuesday night’s brawl during Pirates-Reds: Six players and both managers have been suspended. Pittsburgh relief pit...
23:36, 2019-08-01

The Kids At This Pirates Game Are Absolutely Out Of Control The Milwaukee Brewers are on the road and blowing out the Pirates tonight, so it can’t be an especially fun night to be a young Pittsburgh fan at the...
06:56, 2019-08-08

Lopez pitches 7 innings, Marlins win 4-3 over Pirates MIAMI (AP) — Pablo Lopez pitched seven strong innings and allowed three runs to help the Miami Marlins beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 4-3 on Saturday ni...
03:24, 2019-06-16

Pirates vs. Brewers: Jordan Lyles will get best of his old team Time’s up. Alex Rodriguez, “special adviser,” is no longer on the Yankees’ payroll. Bobby Bonilla, “nothing special,” will continue to be paid $1.19 ...
21:28, 2019-08-05

Newman’s go-ahead triple rallies Pirates by A’s 6-4 PITTSBURGH (AP) — Kevin Newman hit a go-ahead two-run triple in the seventh inning and the Pittsburgh Pirates rallied past the Oakland Athletics 6-4 ...
04:32, 2019-05-05

Riley, Donaldson hit 3-run HRs as Braves beat Pirates 12-5 PITTSBURGH (AP) — Austin Riley and Josh Donaldson hit three-run home runs in consecutive innings, and the Atlanta Braves rallied for 12-5 win over th...
05:20, 2019-06-05

Pirates GM asks MLB to allow re-entry after concussion tests PITTSBURGH (AP) — Pirates general manager Neal Huntington wants Major League Baseball to consider changing its concussion assessment system to allow ...
02:04, 2019-05-27

Mike Foltynewicz gives up 2 more HR, Pirates beat Braves 6-1 PITTSBURGH (AP) — Mike Foltynewicz allowed consecutive home runs to Colin Moran and Gregory Polanco in the second inning of a 6-1 loss to the Pittsbu...
22:24, 2019-06-06

Kinsler’s 3-run homer lifts Padres to 4-3 win vs Pirates SAN DIEGO (AP) — Ian Kinsler hit a go-ahead, three-run homer for the San Diego Padres, who beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 4-3 Thursday night and set the...
08:12, 2019-05-17

Cardinals vs. Pirates: Many angles make Under the play Steven Brault and Miles Mikolas are not guys you will see up for the Cy Young, but both have ERAs below 2.75 in their past nine respective starts and...
17:00, 2019-08-11

Frazier’s go-ahead hit in 8th sends Pirates over Padres 6-3 PITTSBURGH (AP) — Adam Frazier hit a tiebreaking, two-run single in the eighth inning and the Pittsburgh Pirates beat the San Diego Padres 6-3 on Sat...
01:48, 2019-06-23

Nationals vs. Pirates: Joe Ross will keep Washington rolling Senator Elizabeth Warren, better known as “Pocahontas” around the Trump family dinner table, will be speaking Monday in Sioux City, Iowa, at a confer...
19:56, 2019-08-19

Phegley drives in 8, A’s rip Pirates 14-1 to end 6-game skid PITTSBURGH (AP) — Josh Phegley drove in a career-high eight runs to set a franchise record for most RBIs in a game by a catcher and the Oakland Athle...
07:16, 2019-05-04

Moran, Musgrove lead Pirates to 6-4 win vs Padres SAN DIEGO (AP) — Colin Moran hit a three-run home run and finished with four RBIs, and Joe Musgrove beat his hometown Padres for the second time in a...
01:56, 2019-05-20

Gallo homers twice as Rangers sweep Tigers with 3-1 win DETROIT (AP) — Joey Gallo hit two solo homers and Ariel Jurado threw seven shutout innings and the Texas Rangers completed a three-game sweep of Detr...
22:52, 2019-06-27

Moreland homers, has 3 RBIs to help Red Sox beat Orioles 8-5 BALTIMORE (AP) — Mitch Moreland hit a three-run homer and J.D. Martinez and Xander Bogaerts also connected to help the Boston Red Sox beat the Baltim...
04:52, 2019-05-08

Mariners belt 3 homers, beat Athletics 4-3 SEATTLE (AP) — Daniel Vogelbach, Tim Beckham and Mitch Haniger homered, Roenis Elias pitched out of a bases-loaded jam and the Mariners beat the Oakl...
08:40, 2019-05-15

Blackmon homers twice, Rockies beat Padres 10-7 DENVER (AP) — Charlie Blackmon homered twice, Antonio Senzatela pitched effectively into the seventh inning and the Colorado Rockies hung on to beat ...
02:56, 2019-05-13

Lindor hits 2 of Cleveland’s 4 homers in 5-2 win over Twins CLEVELAND (AP) — Francisco Lindor hit two of Cleveland’s four home runs and the Indians defeated the Minnesota Twins 5-2 on Tuesday night. Lind...
04:00, 2019-06-05

Diamondbacks hit 3 homers in row to open game vs Phillies PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Arizona Diamondbacks got to play an early round of Home Run Derby in Philly. The Diamondbacks hit three straight home runs to...
03:00, 2019-06-11

D’Arnaud homers twice, leads Rays to 6-1 win over Tigers DETROIT (AP) — Travis d’Arnaud homered for the first time in over 14 months, going deep twice for the Tampa Bay Rays in a 6-1 victory over the ...
23:04, 2019-06-06

Kipnis homers twice, Indians hammer Orioles 14-7 CLEVELAND (AP) — Jason Kipnis homered twice and drove in a career-high six runs as the Cleveland Indians hammered the Baltimore Orioles 14-7 in the o...
05:08, 2019-05-17

Odorizzi, two more homers give Twins 7-0 win over White Sox MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Jake Odorizzi allowed one hit in 5 1/3 scoreless innings, and Eddie Rosario and Max Kepler each hit three-run homers as the Minnes...
23:24, 2019-05-26

Yankees bash four more homers to whip Mariners SEATTLE — The straws that are stirring the Yankees toward an AL East title for the first time in seven years are made out of maple and ash. When the ...
05:16, 2019-08-29

Olson homers twice, leads Athletics over Angels 7-2 ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Matt Olson hit two home runs, Mike Fiers remained unbeaten in his last 10 starts and the Oakland Athletics defeated the Los An...
07:52, 2019-06-29

Bogaerts homers, Red Sox beat White Sox 6-3 in rain BOSTON (AP) — Xander Bogaerts hit a two-run homer, David Price struck out nine and the Red Sox beat the White Sox 6-3 Tuesday on a rainy night at Fen...
06:16, 2019-06-26

Gallo homers, leaves with injury in Rangers’ 6-2 win over KC ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Joey Gallo hit a tie-breaking home run for the second straight game before leaving in the fifth inning due to injury as the T...
01:56, 2019-06-02

Arenado homers as Rockies outlast Giants, 12-11 DENVER (AP) — Nolan Arenado homered among his three hits and Chris Iannetta hit a go-ahead two-run double in the sixth inning to lead the Colorado Ro...
01:44, 2019-05-10

Twins tie team record with 8 homers in 16-7 win over Angels ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Miguel Sano and Jonathan Schoop each hit two of Minnesota’s franchise record-tying eight home runs and the Twins hammere...
02:36, 2019-05-24

Ohtani homers off Kikuchi in Angels’ 12-3 win over Seattle ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Shohei Ohtani homered and singled in his first three major league at-bats against countryman Yusei Kikuchi, leading the Los An...
07:32, 2019-06-09

Torres homers as Yankees beat White Sox 8-4 CHICAGO (AP) — Gleyber Torres hit a two-run homer and the New York Yankees stayed perfect when they use an opener, cooling off the Chicago White Sox ...
05:44, 2019-06-16

Turner homers again as Nationals beat White Sox 12-1 CHICAGO (AP) — Trea Turner homered in the second straight game, Aníbal Sánchez pitched into the seventh and the Washington Nationals beat the Chicago...
05:40, 2019-06-11

Max Kepler hits 3 homers for Twins vs Indians CLEVELAND (AP) — Max Kepler has homered three times against the Cleveland Indians. Kepler, who entered Thursday night’s game in an 0-for-21 slu...
04:56, 2019-06-07

Drury homers to lift Blue Jays over Red Sox Brandon Drury hit a tiebreaking two-run homer and Jacob Waguespack pitched five-plus solid innings in his return to the majors as the Toronto Blue Ja...
04:28, 2019-07-04

Kreidler homers twice to lead UCLA to 11-6 win over Baylor LOS ANGELES (AP) — Ryan Kreidler drove in three runs and hit one of UCLA’s four home runs as the Bruins eliminated Baylor 11-6 on Sunday in an ...
01:24, 2019-06-03

Padres hit 3 homers to back Lucchesi in 5-2 win vs Marlins SAN DIEGO (AP) — Franmil Reyes, Hunter Renfroe and Ian Kinsler homered, and left-hander Joey Lucchesi combined with two relievers on a four-hitter fo...
07:24, 2019-06-01

Seminoles hit 6 homers to beat Florida Atlantic 13-7 ATHENS, Ga. (AP) — Tim Becker and Drew Mendoza each hit two home runs and drove in four runs to lead Florida State to a 13-7 win over Florida Atlanti...
22:52, 2019-05-31

Marte homers, Diamondbacks sweep Giants SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Ketel Marte homered for the third time in three games, Eduardo Escobar had three hits, and the Arizona Diamondbacks tied a franc...
02:04, 2019-05-27

Swanson homers twice as Braves beat Cardinals 5-2 ST. LOUIS (AP) — Dansby Swanson homered twice and Freddie Freeman also connected, helping Mike Foltynewicz and the Atlanta Braves beat the St. Louis ...
06:04, 2019-05-25

Twins shatter another record: Fastest to 200 homers CHICAGO — The slugging Minnesota Twins set another record Friday night. The players are enjoying the show. Nelson Cruz went deep for the seventh time...
08:36, 2019-07-27

Marte homers again as Diamondbacks rout Giants 10-4 SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Ketel Marte homered for the second consecutive day, Adam Jones had two hits and an RBI, and the Arizona Diamondbacks beat the Sa...
02:00, 2019-05-26

Machado homers to back Lucchesi in Padres’ 2-0 win SAN DIEGO (AP) — Manny Machado homered and doubled a few hours after appealing a one-game suspension handed down by MLB, and left-hander Joey Lucches...
07:28, 2019-06-18

Jeff McNeil may add new nickname as homers keep coming PITTSBURGH — Pete Alonso was running around with a Jeff McHits T-shirt on the other day. When asked about McNeil’s prowess against the Pirates after ...
05:48, 2019-08-05

Nationals hit 4 straight homers in 8th to stun Padres 5-2 SAN DIEGO (AP) — Howie Kendrick, Trea Turner, Adam Eaton and Anthony Rendon hit consecutive home runs off Craig Stammen with one out in the eighth in...
02:20, 2019-06-10

Reds vs. Pirates: Jordan Lyles’ struggles will continue If you ask Pirates starting pitcher Jordan Lyles for his favorite month, he likely won’t say July, as his teams are 0-18 in his past 18 starts in the...
20:36, 2019-07-29

Pirates, Slavers and Poachers: Violence on the High Seas “The Outlaw Ocean,” the journalist Ian Urbina’s chronicle of offshore crime, ranges from Somalia to the Philippines to the Antarctic....
20:12, 2019-08-19

Cubs vs. Pirates: Jon Lester will help Chicago snap skid Michael Kay, out since early July because of vocal cord surgery, is scheduled to return to the Yankees’ play-by-play booth Saturday. In order to hast...
18:44, 2019-08-17

Ozuna, Fowler lead Cardinals in 17-4 rout of Pirates ST. LOUIS (AP) — Marcell Ozuna drove in four runs and Dexter Fowler had three RBIs, leading the St. Louis Cardinals to a 17-4 rout of the Pittsburgh ...
06:20, 2019-05-10

Freese’s grand slam powers Dodgers by Pirates 10-2 PITTSBURGH (AP) — David Freese hit a grand slam off opener Michael Feliz and Cody Bellinger added his 18th homer, helping the Los Angeles Dodgers bea...
04:44, 2019-05-25

Fan strolls onto field in bizarre Pirates-Phillies scene PITTSBURGH (AP) — A fan casually walked to home plate and approached Philadelphia hitter Brad Miller for a handshake before being apprehended, and th...
01:48, 2019-07-22

Be My Matelotage! The Civil Union of 17th Century Pirates Love strikes hard like the broadsiding from a warship, leaving both splinters and buckshot in one’s heart. When it hits, there's nothing anyone can d...
20:24, 2019-08-29

Pirates acquire right-hander Stratton from Angels for cash ST. LOUIS (AP) — The Pittsburgh Pirates have acquired 28-year-old right-hander Chris Stratton from the Los Angeles Angels for cash. Stratton was 0-2 ...
00:32, 2019-05-12

Pirates’ Musgrove, Braves’ Donaldson tossed after skirmish ATLANTA (AP) — Pittsburgh right-hander Joe Musgrove and Atlanta third baseman Josh Donaldson have been ejected for triggering a benches-clearing conf...
03:00, 2019-06-11

Donaldson wins rematch with Musgrove, Braves top Pirates 6-5 ATLANTA (AP) — Josh Donaldson drove in the tie-breaking run in Atlanta’s five-run fifth inning to win his rematch with Joe Musgrove, and the Br...
22:20, 2019-06-13

Pitcher Yefry Ramirez traded to Pirates from Orioles BALTIMORE (AP) — The Baltimore Orioles have traded right-hander Yefry Ramirez to the Pittsburgh Pirates for a player to be named or cash. Ramirez had...
22:32, 2019-05-27

Cardinals vs. Pirates: Don’t overlook St. Louis’s Dakota Hudson The top ground-ball starting pitcher in baseball is going against a starter who leads the National League in home runs allowed and opens up as a slig...
22:28, 2019-07-23

Pirates Announcer Takes A Few Awkward Stumbles To The Dog Whistle The Pirates played the Braves last night, and in the fourth inning Pittsburgh pitcher Steven Brault hit Braves slugger Ronald Acuña on the elbow with...
16:48, 2019-06-05

Reds vs. Pirates: Double down on Cincinnati ace Luis Castillo Trade deadline today at 4 p.m. Noah Syndergaard, Trevor Bauer and Madison Bumgarner may be on the move. In addition, sources tell Stitches a trade de...
16:56, 2019-07-31

MLB hands out eight suspensions for wild Pirates-Reds brawl MLB came down with some serious discipline Thursday for the intense benches-clearing brawl two nights prior that was ignited when Reds pitcher Amir G...
02:08, 2019-08-02

Battlewake’s pirates are sailing to Oculus Quest and PSVR Battlewake is bringing its pirate VR action to the Oculus Quest and PlayStation VR.Read More...
05:00, 2019-06-17

Pirates place Williams on IL, promote Holmes from Triple-A SAN DIEGO (AP) — The Pittsburgh Pirates have placed right-hander Trevor Williams on the 10-day injured list with a strain in his right side. Williams...
05:32, 2019-05-18

Cardinals vs. Pirates: Adam Wainwright will stop Pittsburgh Nuts and Bolts … Stephen Colbert asked self-proclaimed “gaffe machine” Joe Biden, “Are you going nuts?” Smokin’ Joe jabbed back, “Look, the rea...
21:08, 2019-09-07

Pirates vs. Cubs: This pitching matchup screams runs The Chicago Cubs over the weekend became the second team to lose each game of a four-game home series by one run, which in turn pretty much ended the...
19:40, 2019-09-24

Marquez quiets Pirates as Rockies roll to 5-0 victory PITTSBURGH (AP) — German Márquez struck out seven over eight dominant innings, Trevor Story hit his 11th home run and the Colorado Rockies cooled off...
04:40, 2019-05-22

Polanco hits first homer, Pirates edge Rangers 5-4 PITTSBURGH (AP) — Gregory Polanco hit his first home run in eight months, and spot starter Steven Brault and six relievers did just enough to help th...
04:28, 2019-05-08

Cubs’ Joe Maddon rips ‘out of control’ Pirates pitching PITTSBURGH — Joe Maddon isn’t against pitching inside. It’s when the ball starts buzzing batter’s heads that the Chicago Cubs manag...
07:20, 2019-07-05

Pirates vs. Diamondbacks: Thin bullpens make Over the pick When the Pirates and Diamondbacks hooked up for a series in April, Arizona took all four games. In two of those games, the Diamondbacks scored at lea...
22:24, 2019-05-13

Mets vs. Pirates: Marcus Stroman will thrive in NY debut Chris Archer, one of the marquee names moved at the 2018 trade deadline, has not lived up to what the Pirates gave up to acquire him. The Mets are ho...
21:56, 2019-08-03

Turner has 5 hits, Dodgers get 2 HBP RBIs to sweep Pirates PITTSBURGH (AP) — Justin Turner had five hits after taking a day off, Joc Pederson homered during a six-run sixth inning that featured consecutive ba...
00:20, 2019-05-27

Yankees allow many homers, one rare play in Sabathia fiasco MINNEAPOLIS — When Target Field opened almost a decade ago, Twins players griped it was difficult to hit a ball out of the jewel of a ballpark. Monda...
05:52, 2019-07-23

Casali homers off Corbin, Reds beat Nationals 9-3 CINCINNATI (AP) — Curt Casali hit a three-run homer off Patrick Corbin, who had one of the worst starts of his career, and the Cincinnati Reds beat W...
04:32, 2019-06-01

Miami pounds 6 homers, beats Central Michigan 18-3 STARKVILLE, Miss. (AP) — Miami’s offense pounded 18 hits, including six homers, to beat Central Michigan 18-3 on Sunday in an elimination game ...
01:24, 2019-06-03

Yankees clobber four homers in continued dominance of Orioles Death, taxes and the Yankees beating the Orioles. The Yankees made it 13 straight over their feeble AL East foes with an 8-5 win in the first game of...
02:04, 2019-08-13

Riley homers again as Braves beat Giants 5-4 in 13 innings SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Austin Riley hit a game-tying home run in the eighth inning then drove in the go-ahead run in the 13th with a two-out single off...
02:36, 2019-05-24

Contreras homers in 15th, Cubs beat Brewers 2-1 CHICAGO (AP) — Willson Contreras homered in the 15th inning to give the Chicago Cubs a 2-1 victory over the Milwaukee Brewers on Saturday. Contreras ...
02:44, 2019-05-12

Mazara homers twice as Lynn, Rangers edge White Sox 6-5 ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Nomar Mazara hit two home runs, Lance Lynn shook off a four-run first inning and retired 17 of the last 18 batters he faced, ...
06:40, 2019-06-23

Nelson Cruz homers has 3 RBIs as Twins rout M’s 10-5 MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Nelson Cruz homered and had three RBIs and utility infielder Ehire Adrianza’s hustle keyed a six-run sixth and the Minnesota...
23:52, 2019-06-13

Chavis homers in 13th as Bosox beat Jays 6-5 Boston's Michael Chavis hit a solo homer off Jimmy Cordero in the 13th inning as the Red Sox outlasted the plucky Toronto Blue Jays 6-5 on Wednesday ...
06:28, 2019-05-23

Guerrero Jr. homers again, Blue Jays beat White Sox 5-2 CHICAGO (AP) — Vladimir Guerrero Jr. hit another home run, Danny Jansen and Billy McKinney also connected and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the Chicago ...
23:56, 2019-05-19

Garver homers, hurts ankle in Twins’ 4-3 win over Angels MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Mitch Garver hit a two-run homer and tagged out Shohei Ohtani trying to score the tying run in the eighth inning before leaving wi...
06:04, 2019-05-15

Betts homers as Red Sox beat Royals 7-5 for 3-game sweep KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Mookie Betts hit a two-run homer off Danny Duffy in a four-run third inning and the Boston Red Sox defeated the Kansas City R...
00:36, 2019-06-07

Renfroe hits 3 homers, Padres rally to stun Rox 16-12 in 12 DENVER (AP) — Hunter Renfroe hit his third homer of the game in the 12th inning after Fernando Tatis Jr. tied it as part of a six-run rally in the ni...
08:32, 2019-06-15

Guerrero Jr. hits first 2 major league homers against Giants Guerrero homered twice to become the third-youngest player to hit his first two major league homers in the same game, and the Toronto Blue Jays beat ...
18:12, 2019-05-15

Realmuto homers in 10th, Phillies beat Cubs 5-4 CHICAGO (AP) — J.T. Realmuto hit a solo homer in the 10th, Jake Arrieta allowed one run over six innings in his return to Wrigley Field and the Phila...
06:24, 2019-05-21

Max Kepler blasts three homers as Twins avoid sweep CLEVELAND — Max Kepler homered three times and José Berríos locked up Cleveland’s lineup into the seventh inning as the Minnesota Twins avoided...
05:08, 2019-06-07

Corbin Ks 11, Robles homers as Nationals beat Mets 5-1 WASHINGTON (AP) — Patrick Corbin struck out 11 in eight strong innings and Victor Robles homered to help the Washington Nationals beat the New York M...
04:00, 2019-05-16

Mike Yastrzemski homers in first game at Fenway Park Another Yastrzemski has homered at Fenway Park. San Francisco’s Mike Yastrzemski, the grandson of Hall of Famer Carl Yastrzemski, belted a home...
04:52, 2019-09-18

Rizzo homers, Cubs hold off Nationals’ rally for 6-5 win WASHINGTON (AP) — Anthony Rizzo homered, Albert Almora Jr. had three hits and the Chicago Cubs held off the Washington Nationals for a 6-5 victory Su...
04:52, 2019-05-20

Chapman homers vs Hand in 12th to lift A’s over Indians 4-3 OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Matt Chapman homered against Brad Hand leading off the 12th inning to lift the Oakland Athletics over the Cleveland Indians 4-...
08:44, 2019-05-11

Morton remains unbeaten, Lowe homers as Rays top A’s 6-2 ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Charlie Morton remained unbeaten with Tampa Bay, pitching seven shutout innings en route to a 6-2 victory over the Oaklan...
05:16, 2019-06-11

Trout homers, Angels rally for 6 in 7th to edge Rangers 7-6 ANAHEIM (AP) — Mike Trout and Kole Calhoun scored on wild pitches in a six-run seventh inning Sunday that gave the Los Angeles Angels a 7-6 comeback ...
02:28, 2019-05-27

Hosmer homers, Padres go deep into ‘pen to hold off Yanks NEW YORK (AP) — Eric Hosmer hit a three-run homer during a big first inning against Masahiro Tanaka, and San Diego manager Andy Green burned through ...
04:36, 2019-05-29

Murphy homers, benches clear, Rockies top Mets 5-1 NEW YORK (AP) — Ian Desmond got plunked square in the back by a pitch from New York Mets rookie Drew Gagnon immediately after two colossal Colorado h...
05:20, 2019-06-08

Suarez homers early, Reds hold on for 8-6 win over Cubs CINCINNATI (AP) — Eugenio Suarez ended his slump with Cincinnati’s longest homer of the season, Anthony DeSclafani pitched six scoreless inning...
23:20, 2019-06-30

Eduardo Nunez’s clutch pinch-hit homers propels Red Sox KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Alex Cora kept watching the Red Sox hammer pitches right at the Kansas City Royals during the first few innings Tuesday night, and...
06:52, 2019-06-05

Davis homers for 1st time in month, A’s beat Rangers 9-8 ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Khris Davis homered for the first time in nearly a month as the Oakland Athletics built an eight-run lead, then hung on to be...
02:20, 2019-06-10

Lowe homers on 1st pitch in 1st; Rays beat Diamondbacks 6-3 ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Brandon Lowe homered on the first pitch in the bottom of the first, opener Ryne Stanek and five other relievers combined ...
04:52, 2019-05-08

Jones homers twice, drives in 5 as Tigers beat Twins 9-3 DETROIT (AP) — JaCoby Jones homered twice and drove in a career-high five runs as the Detroit Tigers picked up a rare home win, beating the Minnesota...
02:04, 2019-06-09

Williamson homers in return, Giants beat Rockies 14-4 DENVER (AP) — Mac Williamson wasted no time after being promoted from Triple-A Sacramento, homering and driving in four runs to help the San Francisc...
06:24, 2019-05-08

Yelich homers in return as Brewers win to sweep Mets MILWAUKEE (AP) — Christian Yelich homered in his return to the lineup and Zach Davies pitched into the eighth inning to lead the Milwaukee Brewers pa...
23:20, 2019-05-05

Iannetta homers in 7th, Rox beat D’backs 6-2 on rainy night DENVER (AP) — Chris Iannetta hit a two-run homer in the seventh on a cool and drizzly Tuesday evening, sending the Colorado Rockies to a 6-2 win over...
06:08, 2019-05-29

Noah Syndergaard back in big way: Homers while pitching shutout Noah Syndergaard was the complete package Thursday. After stumbling through his previous three starts, the Mets right-hander rebounded with a getaway...
20:40, 2019-05-02

Kendrick homers, drives in 3 as Nats beat Marlins again, 9-6 WASHINGTON (AP) — Howie Kendrick hit his eighth homer, drove in three runs and finished with three hits as the Washington Nationals beat the Miami Ma...
00:20, 2019-05-27

Mets’ Amed Rosario hitting more homers because of one tweak Amed Rosario is well ahead of schedule. Breaking open Wednesday’s 7-0 win over the Giants with a three-run homer, the Mets shortstop hit his seventh ...
11:36, 2019-06-06

Acuña homers off Ureña, flings bat during showy trot MIAMI (AP) — Ronald Acuña Jr. hit a score-settling homer off Jose Ureña and celebrated by tossing his bat over his shoulder, and the Atlanta Braves r...
05:20, 2019-06-08

Arenado homers, Rockies score 2 in 9th to beat Orioles 8-7 DENVER (AP) — Nolan Arenado homered for the third straight game, pitcher German Marquez tripled and drove in three runs, and the Colorado Rockies sco...
01:44, 2019-05-27

Bellinger homers, nails 2 runners as Dodgers top Mets 9-5 LOS ANGELES (AP) — Cody Bellinger hit his 19th homer and threw out two runners from right field, leading the Los Angeles Dodgers to a 9-5 victory ove...
06:44, 2019-05-28

Mercado homers off Sabathia, Indians beat Yankees 8-4 CLEVELAND (AP) — Rookie Oscar Mercado hit a two-run homer off CC Sabathia to break a fifth-inning tie and the Cleveland Indians defeated the New York...
02:04, 2019-06-09

Kentucky Pitches, Homers Way to Series Finale Victory Photo Courtesy: Chet White, UK Athletics LEXINGTON, Ky. – Kentucky clubbed three home runs and watched ace Zack Thompson do what he does best on the ...
04:08, 2019-05-06

Greinke exits with abdominal tightness, D-backs rout Pirates PHOENIX (AP) — Zack Greinke pitched shutout ball into the eighth inning before exiting with abdominal tightness and the Arizona Diamondbacks routed C...
01:12, 2019-05-16

Mets vs. Pirates: Noah Syndergaard will start new winning streak Governor since 2011, Andrew Cuomo made his first visit to Saratoga on Saturday. Feelin’ lucky the Governor put $20 to win on the favorite Our Country...
17:40, 2019-08-04

Brewers vs. Pirates: Zach Davies makes Milwaukee the pick The week that was. So which of these stories shocked you least? Mayor de Blasio going to the gym instead of the new 9/11 Memorial? Jeopardy’s James H...
15:24, 2019-06-02

Mets vs. Pirates: Steven Matz will make it 8 straight for Amazin’s They are not running but according to Odds Shark, Megan Rapinoe, Chelsea Clinton and Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson have better chances of winning the Dem...
20:20, 2019-08-02

Angry, Pinwheeling Joe Maddon Gets Tossed From Cubs-Pirates Game A steady stream of high and inside pitches from Pirates starter Jordan Lyles set off Cubs manager Joe Maddon yesterday, causing him to hop out of his...
19:12, 2019-07-05

Woodruff wins 10th as Thames, Brewers beat Pirates 3-1 MILWAUKEE (AP) — Brandon Woodruff cruised to his 10th win of the season, Eric Thames homered and tripled, and the Milwaukee Brewers beat the Pittsbur...
05:48, 2019-06-30

Yasiel Puig involved in Reds-Pirates fight right after being traded This was quite the send-off for Yasiel Puig. Puig was involved in a brawl between the Pirates and Reds on Tuesday night only minutes after news broke...
05:56, 2019-07-31

Pirates broadcaster says Derek Dietrich’s grandfather is ‘rolling in his grave’ Cincinnati Reds infielder Derek Dietrich is on an incredible hot streak, and Pittsburgh Pirates broadcaster John Wehner doesn’t appreciate the ...
00:04, 2019-05-31

Elbow strain forces Pirates to shut down Taillon for 4 weeks PITTSBURGH (AP) — Pittsburgh Pirates ace Jameson Taillon will be shut down for at least a month because of a strained right elbow. The team placed Ta...
23:12, 2019-05-04

The Pirates are baseball’s most valuable World Series long shot LAS VEGAS — The MLB All-Star break is a great time to take stock of how teams did in the first half of the season (though technically most teams hit ...
17:16, 2019-07-12

Pirates closer Felipe Vazquez charged with having sex with 13-year-old girl Pittsburgh Pirates closer Felipe Vazquez was arrested Tuesday on charges that he solicited a teenage girl for sex, according to reports. Vazquez, 28,...
19:28, 2019-09-17

Reynolds caps comeback with 3-run blast, Pirates beat Tigers PITTSBURGH (AP) — Bryan Reynolds hit a three-run homer in the sixth inning to complete the Pirates’ rally from a six-run deficit, and Pittsburg...
05:36, 2019-06-20

Pirates broadcaster embarrasses himself with comments about Derek Dietrich's grandfather Dietrich has been hitting home runs and admiring them at the expense of the Pirates lately...
20:40, 2019-05-30

Pitching-needy Brewers acquire Jordan Lyles from Pirates Another starting pitcher has been taken off the market. The Pittsburgh Pirates have traded right-hander Jordan Lyles to the Milwaukee Brewers, accord...
22:04, 2019-07-29

Davies sets club record at 7-0, Brewers beat Pirates 5-3 MILWAUKEE (AP) — Zach Davies became the first Milwaukee starter to win his first seven decisions in a season, hanging on for five innings Saturday be...
03:36, 2019-06-09

Reds vs. Pirates odds, line: MLB picks, predictions for May 29 from model on 21-7 run SportsLine's advanced computer model simulated Wednesday's Reds vs. Pirates matchup 10,000 times...
15:24, 2019-05-29

Dietrich hits 3 HRs, Lyles injured as Reds beat Pirates 11-6 CINCINNATI (AP) — Derek Dietrich hit three homers — all two-run shots for Cincinnati— and the Pittsburgh Pirates suffered yet another injury to their...
04:36, 2019-05-29

Indian veterans back in dangerous waters to fight pirates Maritime security firms are increasingly turning to India and other Asian countries to hire lower-paid security guards. For some armed forces veteran...
16:20, 2019-07-18

The Night The Dodgers And Pirates Decided To Hold Their Brawl Off The Field Sagging through the dog days, the Dodgers needed a jolt. Luckily, they had an ideal jolter in their clubhouse. Reggie Smith wasn’t the same player he...
18:40, 2019-07-25

Pirates vs. Reds: Sonny Gray makes Cincinnati a good bet Stumbled upon the word Nuyorican while watching Ricardo Rossello resign as governor of Puerto Rico. Seems Nuyoricans are current or former New Yorker...
20:36, 2019-07-29

Josh Donaldson plunking sparks Braves-Pirates chaos ATLANTA — Pittsburgh right-hander Joe Musgrove and Atlanta third baseman Josh Donaldson have been ejected for triggering a benches-clearing confronta...
03:56, 2019-06-11

Musgrove pitches 7 solid innings, Pirates beat Padres 2-1 PITTSBURGH (AP) — Joe Musgrove pitched five-hit, one-run ball through seven innings, and the Pittsburgh Pirates capitalized on two errors by San Dieg...
05:48, 2019-06-22

Pirates vs. Rangers odds: Wednesday MLB picks, predictions from expert on 7-2 run Adam Thompson has his finger on the pulse of MLB and he's releasing his picks for Pirates vs. Rangers....
15:56, 2019-05-08

Cruz homers in 4th straight game, Twins trounce Tigers 12-2 DETROIT (AP) — Nelson Cruz homered for the fourth straight game and the Minnesota Twins connected four times in all Sunday to rout the Detroit Tigers...
23:40, 2019-06-09

Pete Alonso keeps hitting homers after donating Derby winnings On a day when he already donated $100,000 to charity, Pete Alonso also cashed in for the Mets — fittingly with a home run. Both of Alonso’s grandfath...
08:36, 2019-07-27

Mike Ford creates good Yankees problem with more homers in win SEATTLE — Mike Ford has a Princeton University education and a body that resembles a nose tackle’s. Combine those two attributes with a sweet left-ha...
07:52, 2019-08-27

Austin Riley homers in MLB debut, Braves blank Cardinals 4-0 ATLANTA (AP) — Austin Riley made quite a splash in his big league debut Wednesday night, homering off Michael Wacha to lead the Atlanta Braves to a 4...
05:00, 2019-05-16

Shohei Ohtani homers off Yusei Kikuchi to propel Angels ANAHEIM, Calif. — Shohei Ohtani and Yusei Kikuchi sensed the excitement around Angel Stadium each time they dug in against each other. The Japanese s...
10:16, 2019-06-09

Bellinger homers, Hill fans 10 as Dodgers beat Reds 6-0 CINCINNATI (AP) — Cody Bellinger hit the last of Los Angeles’ four homers, Rich Hill stuck out a season-high 10 and the Dodgers won their fourt...
04:40, 2019-05-18

Indiana hits 3 homers, tops Illinois-Chicago 9-5 in NCAA LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Matt Lloyd hit a three-run homer in the sixth inning, Cole Barr and Drew Ashley each added solo homers and Indiana avoided eli...
21:08, 2019-06-01

Trevor Story homers twice, Rockies rout Blue Jays 13-6 DENVER (AP) — Trevor Story hit a pair of two-run homers as part of a career-high seven-RBI night and the Colorado Rockies beat the slumping Toronto B...
07:04, 2019-06-01

Castillo solid, Puig homers to lead Reds over Cardinals ST. LOUIS (AP) — Luis Castillo pitched one-run ball over six innings, Yasiel Puig homered and the Cincinnati Reds beat the St. Louis Cardinals 4-1 Tu...
07:08, 2019-06-05

Arizona Diamondbacks lose to Cardinals 5-2; Goldschmidt homers for Cards SAINT LOUIS (AP) – Adam Wainwright made the most of a couple of extra days of rest. Paul Goldschmidt homered, Wainwright pitched seven scoreles...
06:36, 2019-07-15

Cubs’ Kris Bryant blasts three homers to destroy Nationals WASHINGTON — Kris Bryant and the Chicago Cubs saved their best for last — bad news for a Nationals bullpen that’s having a hard enough time as ...
08:40, 2019-05-18

Bees circle, Senzel homers twice as Reds swarm Giants 12-4 CINCINNATI (AP) — Nick Senzel hit a leadoff homer after a swarm of bees finally left home plate, and the rookie connected again his next time up Mond...
22:20, 2019-05-06

Pederson homers twice, Maeda cruises, Dodgers beat Nats 5-0 LOS ANGELES (AP) — Joc Pederson hit two home runs, Kenta Maeda pitched one-hit ball over six innings and the Los Angeles Dodgers cruised past the Was...
07:44, 2019-05-11

Back in cleanup spot, Davis homers as Orioles top Angels 5-1 BALTIMORE (AP) — Chris Davis homered in his return to the cleanup spot in Baltimore’s batting order, going deep for the second time in three ga...
02:56, 2019-05-13

Yankees slugger Stanton homers twice in Class A rehab game TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — New York Yankees slugger Giancarlo Stanton homered twice in a minor league rehab game with Class A Tampa on Wednesday night. Stant...
03:20, 2019-06-13

Soler homers, drives in 2 as Royals beat Blue Jays 7-6 TORONTO (AP) — Jorge Soler homered and had two RBI, Brad Keller pitched five innings to win for the first time since May 22 and the Kansas City Royal...
22:40, 2019-06-30

J.D. Davis homers in loss — and admits to Mets’ scoreboard watching J.D. Davis was one of few Mets to have success Friday night against Dodgers lefty Clayton Kershaw, but his first-inning home run was wasted in a 9-2 ...
10:20, 2019-09-14

Renfroe homers, Margot robs Alonso HR as Padres top Mets 3-2 SAN DIEGO (AP) — Hunter Renfroe hit a tiebreaking solo shot in the seventh inning, center fielder Manuel Margot robbed Pete Alonso of a homer and the...
01:00, 2019-05-09

Rookie Aristides Aquino smacks three more homers as Reds roll CINCINNATI — Rookie Aristides Aquino, already nicknamed “The Punisher,” isn’t keeping mementos from his prodigious power display, t...
08:36, 2019-08-11

‘Bad man’ Gerrit Cole was everything for the Astros HOUSTON — The Astros took another winning journey on the Cole Train at Minute Maid Park. This train is filled with untouchable fastballs and breaking...
08:04, 2019-10-11

In it to win it: man places $3.5 million bet on astros (NBC News) Jim McIngvale is so confident the Houston Astros will win the World Series he’s put $3.5 million on the line. McIngvale, better know...
21:24, 2019-10-02

Lyles overcomes high pitch count, Pirates beat Cardinals 2-1 ST. LOUIS (AP) — Jordan Lyles overcame a 30-pitch first inning to combine with four relievers on a two-hitter, and the Pittsburgh Pirates beat the St...
02:44, 2019-05-12

Yasiel Puig is ejected and traded in same inning as Reds and Pirates brawl Outfielder involved in fight as NL Central rivals clash againNews of trade to Indians emerges just as fight takes placeCall it Pirates v Reds, round ...
14:24, 2019-07-31

Pirates clubhouse fight results in Kyle Crick needing surgery SAN FRANCISCO — The Pittsburgh Pirates say right-hander Kyle Crick required season-ending surgery on the index finger of his pitching hand after he w...
07:28, 2019-09-11

WATCH: Pirates fan gives outfielder Dikembe Mutombo finger wag after catching home run Pittsburgh Pirates fans made their own fun during Wednesday's game against the Milwaukee Brewers...
16:40, 2019-08-08

Pirates Broadcasters Load Up Their Diapers Over Dumb Unwritten Rules Violation The Pirates got pounded to hell by the dreaded Cardinals Wednesday night, eventually losing by the score of 14–8. The score manages to misrepresent j...
07:12, 2019-07-25

Acuña hits grand slam after early fracas, Braves top Pirates ATLANTA (AP) — Ronald Acuña Jr. hit a grand slam, Ozzie Albies added two homers and the Atlanta Braves beat Pittsburgh 13-7 on Monday night after Pir...
05:16, 2019-06-11

Tigers slip by sloppy Pirates 5-4, snap 4-game losing streak PITTSBURGH (AP) — Nicholas Castellanos trotted home when a potential double play in the eighth turned into an RBI fielder’s choice thanks to so...
04:44, 2019-06-19

Pirates closer Felipe Vazquez charged with soliciting teen girl for sex Pittsburgh Pirates closer Felipe Vazquez was arrested Tuesday on charges that he solicited a teenage girl for sex, according to reports. Vazquez, 28,...
19:56, 2019-09-17

Rockies vs. Pirates odds, line: MLB picks, predictions for May 23 from advanced model on 12-5 run SportsLine's advanced computer model simulated Thursday's Rockies vs. Pirates game 10,000 times...
15:52, 2019-05-23

Pirates Closer Felipe Vazquez Arrested On Child Solicitation Charges The Florida Department of Law Enforcement announced Tuesday that Pirates closer Felipe Vazquez was arrested in Pittsburgh and booked in Allegheny Cou...
19:24, 2019-09-17

Watch Fred Willard square off against Ted Cruz's mythical "space pirates" One very dull silver lining of the Trump presidency is the way in which certain conservatives, who had previously worked hard over decades to brand t...
00:00, 2019-05-23

Pirates' All-Star closer Felipe Vázquez jailed for solicitation of a child Two-time All-Star closer arrested on Tuesday in PittsburghVázquez, 28, could face more charges after search of devicesFelipe Vázquez, the Pittsburgh ...
20:20, 2019-09-17

Watch: Man deters porch pirates with loud bangs from decoy package A West Virginia man tired of having packages stolen from the porch of a home he is renovating rigged up a decoy package to scare away the so-called "...
18:28, 2019-09-18

Pirates' All-Star closer Felipe Vázquez arrested for solicitation of a child Two-time All-Star closer arrested on Tuesday in PittsburghVázquez, 28, could face more charges after search of devicesFelipe Vázquez, the Pittsburgh ...
19:48, 2019-09-17

Themed cruises that offer a wacky time at sea, from biker pirates to cats All aboard! Catch a strange and superb themed cruises for an unforgettable high-sea adventure.       ...
16:16, 2019-07-03

White Sox, Nationals, Pirates become first MLB teams to further extend protective netting at stadiums The White Sox will expand the netting at Guaranteed Rate Field all the way to the foul poles...
17:24, 2019-06-27

The Trump Administration Treats Detainees Worse Than Somali Pirates and the Taliban On a ranking of how awful the U.S. treats the people it detains and imprisons, you’d hope that we fall somewhere between the standards of other count...
22:52, 2019-06-24

Cardinals vs. Pirates odds, line: MLB predictions, picks for July 17 from model on 22-7 run SportsLine's advanced computer model simulated Wednesday's Pirates vs. Cardinals game 10,000 times...
15:52, 2019-07-17

Gurriel homers twice, Blue Jays snap skid, beat Royals 6-2 TORONTO (AP) — Eric Sogard hit a tiebreaking home run in the seventh inning, Lourdes Gurriel Jr. homered twice for his second straight multi-homer ga...
05:08, 2019-06-29

Upton homers, Trout has 4 hits, Angels beat Blue Jays 10-5 TORONTO (AP) — Justin Upton homered on the first pitch he saw in his return from the injured list, Mike Trout had a solo homer among his four hits an...
04:52, 2019-06-18

Tucson native Alex Verdugo homers again as Dodgers beat Phillies PHILADELPHIA – Former Sahuaro High School standout Alex Verdugo had another big game for the Dodgers.  In Monday’s win, he’d have t...
07:16, 2019-07-16

Stanton homers, Paxton wins 10th straight as Yanks top Jays Giancarlo Stanton launched his first homer since missing nearly three months to injury, James Paxton won his 10th straight start and the New York Yan...
23:08, 2019-09-21

Reds open game with 2 homers, beat Indians 7-2, split series CLEVELAND (AP) — Rookie Nick Senzel and Joey Votto hit back-to-back home runs to open the game and Cincinnati later got deep shots from Eugenio Suáre...
22:32, 2019-06-12

Aaron Judge belts 2 homers as Yankees’ AL East lead grows ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — The Yankees might have a solid lead over the Rays in the AL East, but the difference between the teams in the past two games h...
05:40, 2019-07-06

Kepler hits 3 homers, Twins edge Indians 5-4 to avoid sweep CLEVELAND (AP) — Max Kepler homered three times and José Berríos locked up Cleveland’s lineup into the seventh inning as the Minnesota Twins av...
04:56, 2019-06-07

Leake tosses gem, Mariners hit 5 HRs in 14-1 win over Astros SEATTLE (AP) — Edwin Encarnacion capped Seattle’s seven-run sixth inning with a three-run homer, Mike Leake pitched his first complete game sin...
07:20, 2019-06-06

Yankees vs. Astros: Why it’s smart to take Over in Game 1 The Houston Astros and New York Yankees will be squaring off in the ultimate battle of a tremendous lineup against perhaps the best trio of starters ...
23:24, 2019-10-12

Astros ace displays dominance again: ‘We were Verlandered’ HOUSTON — Justin Verlander continues to grow as a pitcher at the age of 36. He continues to evolve and excel. And he was so good on Friday in Game 1 ...
03:48, 2019-10-05

Yanks 4 HRs, win 6th in row 10-6; Astros lose 5th straight NEW YORK (AP) — Gary Sánchez, Gleyber Torres and DJ LeMahieu homered in a hurry, connecting in a six-run fourth inning that powered the New York Yank...
06:28, 2019-06-21

It’s amazing how far J.D. Davis has come from Astros afterthought Early in spring training, there was some thought J.D. Davis could begin the year at Triple-A Syracuse. Now, it’s hard to envision the Mets without hi...
16:56, 2019-08-22

Astros extend win streak to 6 with 8-1 win over Tigers DETROIT (AP) — Aledmys Diaz, Robinson Chirinos, Jake Marisnick and Alex Bregman homered for Houston, and the Astros beat the Detroit Tigers 8-1 on Mo...
04:36, 2019-05-14

The Astros rotation actually has some question marks HOUSTON — Perhaps the most striking advantage the Yankees have going into the ALCS is the fact Houston had to use both Justin Verlander and Gerrit Co...
10:48, 2019-10-12

Astros prove again there is no such thing as a lock There is really no such thing as a sure thing. The Astros, who entered Wednesday night’s game as -520 favorites to the Tigers, lost 2-1. According to...
12:32, 2019-08-22

How Vegas is looking at rotations of Yankees and Astros As the much-anticipated Houston Astros-New York Yankees series continues this weekend at the Stadium, bettors should already be thinking about starti...
20:44, 2019-06-21

The Astros badly want to trade for one of these pitchers Two years ago, the Astros pulled off the coup of the trade season by landing Justin Verlander moments before the old Aug. 31 deadline. Now, they may ...
21:48, 2019-07-30

Cole fans 12 as Astros down Cubs 6-5 HOUSTON (AP) — Gerrit Cole tied a season high with 12 strikeouts in six solid innings and the Houston Astros reached Cole Hamels early and held on fo...
23:56, 2019-05-27

Scary Astros are coming right for Yankees’ gut ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — This bullet train is headed straight at the Yankees and the ALCS. Teams are always on missions in the postseason, it’s usually...
03:40, 2019-10-07

Correa’s RBI single in 9th gives Astros 4-3 win over Boston HOUSTON (AP) — Carlos Correa hit an RBI single in the ninth inning to give the Houston Astros a 4-3 victory over the Boston Red Sox on Saturday night...
05:44, 2019-05-26

Astros vs. Rays: Justin Verlander will be too much Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-Minn) is filing for a divorce from her husband, Ahmed Hirsi. Papers were filed less than two months after a woman in Washington ac...
18:56, 2019-10-08

Yankees vs. Astros: The series everyone wanted is here HOUSTON — When the Yankees pulled into Minute Maid Park on April 8, they were nine games into the season and the drums already were beating loudly fo...
13:08, 2019-10-12

Cubs vs. Pirates odds, line: MLB predictions, picks for July 13 from model on 18-6 roll SportsLine's advanced computer model simulated Saturday's Pirates vs. Cubs game 10,000 times...
15:24, 2019-07-13

Pirates Closer Felipe Vazquez Arrested On Child Solicitation Charges [Update] The Florida Department of Law Enforcement announced Tuesday that Pirates closer Felipe Vazquez was arrested in Pittsburgh and booked in Allegheny Cou...
21:44, 2019-09-17

Fort of Castillo San Cristóbal: Built to Defend Against the English, Dutch and Marauding Pirates Puerto Rico is a unique island with stunning scenery as well as a complex history and fascinating culture. ...
03:24, 2019-06-16

Cubs vs. Pirates odds, line: MLB predictions, best picks for July 12 from model on 18-6 roll SportsLine's advanced computer model simulated Friday's Cubs vs. Pirates game 10,000 times...
19:00, 2019-07-12

Cubs vs. Pirates odds, line: MLB predictions, picks for July 12 from model on 18-6 roll SportsLine's advanced computer model simulated Friday's Cubs vs. Pirates game 10,000 times...
15:28, 2019-07-12

Temple vs. East Carolina prediction, line: Home underdog Pirates will cover The Post’s Howie Kussoy, aka The Pigskin Profit, takes a shot on Thursday night’s college football game between the Temple Owls and East Carolina: EA...
22:48, 2019-10-03

Pittsburgh Pirates closer Felipe Vazquez denied bail in child sex case Pittsburgh Pirates closer Felipe Vazquez was denied bail Wednesday during his arraignment on charges he sexually assaulted a 13-year-old girl in 2017...
04:48, 2019-09-26

Pirates announcer Steve Blass rants against Ronald Acuna for ‘jewelry and stuff’ Steve Blass doesn’t want to see flash, and apparently, any fun. The longtime Pittsburgh Pirates announcer criticized Atlanta Braves outfielder Ronald...
17:56, 2019-06-05

Cubs vs. Pirates odds, line: MLB picks, July 4 predictions from model on 11-1 roll SportsLine's advanced computer model simulated Thursday's Cubs vs. Pirates game 10,000 times...
15:48, 2019-07-04

Exceedingly Stupid Benches-Clearing Brouhaha Follows Phantom Plunking In Pirates-Braves The Pittsburg Pirates and the Atlanta Braves had a little benches-clearing brouhaha in the first inning of their Monday night game, after Pirates pit...
02:44, 2019-06-11

Cubs vs. Pirates odds, line: MLB picks, July 4 predictions from proven model on 11-1 roll SportsLine's advanced computer model simulated Thursday's Cubs vs. Pirates game 10,000 times...
19:16, 2019-07-04

Pirates shoot dead man and attack wife with machete after storming family's boat in Panama A DAD was shot dead by pirates and his wife attacked with a machete after hooded robbers stormed their boat in a nighttime raid....
16:16, 2019-05-06

Pirates' Joe Musgrove to wear 'Avengers'-inspired Infinity Gauntlet glove for MLB Players' Weekend The Pittsburgh Pirates starting pitcher plans to sport a very different glove this weekend...
23:36, 2019-08-07

Braves vs. Pirates odds, line: MLB picks, June 13 predictions from advanced model on 33-18 roll SportsLine's advanced computer model simulated Thursday's Braves vs. Pirates matchup 10,000 times...
16:16, 2019-06-13

Pirates pitcher Felipe Vazquez denied bail in child sexual assault case Pittsburgh Pirates’ closer Felipe Vazquez is facing additional charges for allegedly sexually assaulting an underage girl — whom he met t...
16:04, 2019-09-18

How Yankees-Astros are different since 2017 ALCS battle It’s been only two years since the Yankees and Astros met in the ALCS, but plenty has changed. A look at what’s different this time around: The Astro...
10:04, 2019-10-12

Astros lead way with 6 All-Stars; Dodgers among clubs with 4 NEW YORK (AP) — Justin Verlander, Gerrit Cole and four of their Houston Astros teammates will lead the American League squad at the All-Star Game in ...
00:08, 2019-07-01

Yankees’ war with Astros’ monster aces just got harder HOUSTON — The Yankees won Game 1 and that was as close to vital as openers in a playoff series get. They needed to establish instantly that this woul...
08:16, 2019-10-14

Alvarez, Cole help Astros sweep Mariners with 6-1 win HOUSTON (AP) — Rookie Yordan Alvarez drove in three runs to back up seven strong innings by Gerrit Cole and help the Houston Astros to a 6-1 win over...
23:40, 2019-06-30

Breaking down Yankees-Astros ALCS matchup Forget the World Series. This ALCS is the matchup people have been waiting for, as the 107-win Astros and 103-win Yankees are set to meet for the sec...
09:12, 2019-10-12

Cole’s 12 Ks, Díaz’s slam help Astros top Rangers 11-4 HOUSTON (AP) — Gerrit Cole struck out a season-high 12, Aledmys Díaz hit a grand slam while starting in place of injured star Jose Altuve and the Hou...
06:08, 2019-05-12

Astros vs. Tigers: Houston will get best of replacement starter Of course … (1) Ed Sheeran and Justin Bieber’s new song is appropriately titled, “I Don’t Care”… (2) New subway announcement, “Attention ...
20:36, 2019-05-14

White Sox turn triple play against Astros HOUSTON (AP) — The Chicago White Sox have turned a triple play against the Houston Astros. It came in the third inning Wednesday night with runners o...
03:32, 2019-05-23

The A's And Rays Deserve Better Than Fighting For The Right To Be Devoured By The Astros It is an accepted truth that the Houston Astros are planet-eaters, loaded beyond reason with all the things a baseball team needs to beat its foes st...
18:12, 2019-10-01

Giolito throws 4-hit gem, White Sox blank Astros 4-0 HOUSTON (AP) — Lucas Giolito pitched a four-hitter for his first major league shutout, rookie Eloy Jiménez hit his third homer in two games and the C...
05:36, 2019-05-24

Reds rally for 2 in 9th, win 3-2 for rare sweep of Astros CINCINNATI (AP) — Nick Senzel singled home the tying run with two outs in the ninth inning, and Jesse Winker followed with an RBI single Wednesday af...
22:24, 2019-06-19

Rays blast away A’s, will face Astros in ALDS Yandy Diaz belted two home runs to lead the Tampa Bay Rays to a 5-1 win over the A’s in Wednesday night’s AL wild-card game in Oakland. T...
05:44, 2019-10-03

Reddick, Miley lead Astros to 4-2 win over Rangers HOUSTON (AP) — Josh Reddick hit the tiebreaking RBI single and preserved Houston’s lead with a leaping grab over the wall in right field, and W...
05:32, 2019-05-10

Brantley, Peacock help Astros blank Royals HOUSTON (AP) — Michael Brantley homered twice, Brad Peacock pitched seven innings and Josh James completed the three-hitter in Houston’s 9-0 wi...
05:24, 2019-05-09

Verlander allows 1 hit in 7 innings, Astros beat Rangers 3-0 HOUSTON (AP) — Justin Verlander pitched one-hit ball for seven dominant innings, right fielder Josh Reddick made another leaping catch and the Housto...
05:28, 2019-05-11

Astros vs. Rays: Gerrit Cole will be too much for Tampa Bay Decision 2020. With Mickey Callaway out, there are many names being bandied about to replace him as Mets skipper. Joe Maddon, Joe Girardi and Buck Sh...
23:12, 2019-10-05

Twins vs. Astros: The two starters make this an Under play Going into May, the Minnesota Twins were the third-most profitable team in the American League for those who bet the money line on every one of their...
15:48, 2019-05-02

Astros and Rangers will kick off second half with a bang Major League Baseball returns Thursday with a stand-alone prime-time game on ESPN (8:05 p.m.) with the Houston Astros visiting the Texas Rangers in h...
21:40, 2019-07-11

A’s completely destroy Astros to get sweet revenge HOUSTON — The Oakland Athletics could think of no better way to erase the memory of a blowout loss to the Houston Astros than to turn things around o...
07:28, 2019-09-11

Chirinos has RBI in 11th to lift Astros over Orioles 4-3 HOUSTON (AP) — Robinson Chirinos hit an RBI double with two outs in the 11th inning to lift the Houston Astros to a 4-3 win over the Baltimore Oriole...
05:40, 2019-06-08

Bob Boone has more than a fatherly interest in Yankees-Astros HOUSTON — Bob Boone will be at Minute Maid Park for the ALCS, but not to offer fatherly advice to Aaron Boone. Instead, the elder Boone will be there...
11:24, 2019-10-12

Yankees beat skidding Astros 4-1 for 7th straight win NEW YORK (AP) — Gary Sánchez and Gleyber Torres each homered for the third game in a row, providing a pair of two-run shots that sent the New York Ya...
05:48, 2019-06-22

Alvarez hits 2-run HR in MLB debut as Astros blank O’s 4-0 HOUSTON (AP) — Yordan Alvarez hit a two-run homer in his major league debut, Wade Miley pitched into the seventh inning and the Houston Astros beat t...
23:40, 2019-06-09

Yankees were given pieces of Astros-destroying blueprint HOUSTON — A wistful Rays official, fresh off the scare his team put into the mighty Astros before falling short, found a silver lining in the final o...
01:00, 2019-10-13

Yanks get key hits off Astros’ gloves for 8th straight win NEW YORK (AP) — Giancarlo Stanton hit a pair of go-ahead, two-run singles, both off third baseman Yuli Gurriel’s glove, and the New York Yankee...
04:52, 2019-06-23

The Astros prove how costly this betting strategy can be That stunning seven-game losing streak endured recently by the Houston Astros showed the drama and potential horror of “double up to catch up” bettin...
19:44, 2019-06-25

Astros vs. White Sox: Wade Miley will get it done for Houston “Punk-ass b—-es from the right call me ‘Fredo.’ My name is Chris Cuomo. Fredo was from ‘The Godfather.’ He was a weak brother. It’s a f—i...
17:36, 2019-08-14

Bregman, Astros beat Mariners 11-5 for 5th straight win SEATTLE (AP) — Alex Bregman had two hits and three RBIs, and seven other Astros drove in at least one run as Houston beat the Seattle Mariners 11-5 T...
08:00, 2019-06-05

Verlander sharp against old team, Astros top Tigers 5-1 DETROIT (AP) — Justin Verlander allowed two hits in seven impressive innings against his former team, and the Houston Astros won their eighth straigh...
04:00, 2019-05-16

Springer hits 17th HR, Astros top Red Sox for 9th straight W BOSTON (AP) — George Springer hit his American League-leading 17th home run and the Houston Astros continued their torrid month of May with their nin...
04:40, 2019-05-18

Yankees-Astros becoming baseball’s next great rivalry HOUSTON — Sometimes, the very best rivalries are the ones you don’t see coming. Look, it’s understood that nothing will ever surpass the relationship...
02:24, 2019-10-12

James Paxton gives Yankees a look at their best Astros answer That guy would have a fighting chance against the Astros. That guy showed some resiliency. Any chance that guy will be wearing a Yankees uniform in O...
09:00, 2019-08-03

5 things to know about Astros before Yankees’ daunting ALCS 1. The Astros nearly had three no-hitters this season, which would have made been an MLB first. Instead, they settled for two, becoming the 18th team...
18:16, 2019-10-11

MLB Star Power Index: In praise of Muncy roasting Bumgarner; Encarnacion's chances at 500 homers Let's marvel at Max Muncy's response to Madison Bumgarner, Edwin Encarnacion's milestone, and more...
16:52, 2019-06-14

Reds' Jacked Renaissance Man Michael Lorenzen Homers, Plays Field, Earns Win Against Phillies Armed with his fantastic set of, uh, arms, Reds reliever Michael Lorenzen nudged the Phillies’ wild card dreams further out of reach in an 8-5 win We...
07:40, 2019-09-05

Pirates pitcher Felipe Vazquez denied bail as creepy details of teen relationship emerge Pittsburgh Pirates closer Felipe Vazquez is facing additional charges for allegedly sexually assaulting an underage girl — whom he met three ye...
16:48, 2019-09-18

Pirates closer Felipe Vazquez arrested on charges of child solicitation, reportedly placed on administrative leave by MLB Vazquez is also charged with computer pornography and providing obscene material to minors...
19:16, 2019-09-17

Cubs vs. Pirates odds, line: Sunday Night Baseball predictions, picks from model on 41-31 roll SportsLine's advanced computer model simulated Sunday's Cubs vs. Pirates game 10,000 times...
16:28, 2019-08-18

Justin Verlander’s gem gives Astros ALDS lead over Rays Justin Verlander pitched seven scoreless innings to lead the Astros to a 6-2 victory over the Tampa Bay Rays in Game 1 of the ALDS on Friday in Houst...
00:32, 2019-10-05

Yankees fall to Astros in ALCS Game 2 heartbreak HOUSTON — It is easy to say the Yankees’ trip to Texas was a success since they split the first two games of the ALCS against the Astros. Howev...
07:16, 2019-10-14

Blue Jays trade Sanchez, Biagini to Astros KANSAS CITY, Mo. - The Toronto Blue Jays shipped out another two of their few remaining ties to their most recent playoff teams in a deal just before...
23:36, 2019-07-31

Rays’ Tyler Glasnow will be bringing the heat to Astros HOUSTON — If you are looking for heat, you’ve come to the right place with Tyler Glasnow on the mound Friday for the Rays versus Astros ace Justin Ve...
10:24, 2019-10-04

Miley, Astros to take on Thornton, Blue Jays on Friday Houston Astros (87-48, first in the AL West) vs. Toronto Blue Jays (54-81, fourth in the AL East)...
13:36, 2019-08-30

Astros vs. Rays prediction: Take Justin Verlander and Houston Front-row seats to a World Series game at Yankee Stadium, should they make it, will run you $2,006. Front-row seats for Michelle Obama’s “Moderated C...
16:04, 2019-10-04

Astros get Zack Greinke in another Yankees deadline blow The Yankees’ pitching pain only gets worse. While general manager Brian Cashman stood idle at the MLB trade deadline sans a minor league trade, the A...
23:28, 2019-07-31

Astros become latest MLB team to extend stadium netting HOUSTON — The Houston Astros will extend the protective netting at Minute Maid Park to cover more of the seating area, joining other teams that have ...
22:56, 2019-08-08

The ‘relentless’ Astros have one soft spot Yankees can expose The Yankees and Astros have been on this heavyweight collision course for months, establishing early they were the class of the American League. Now ...
17:08, 2019-10-11

Pitch-tipping disagreement lingers after Astros dominance Rays pitcher Tyler Glasnow believed he was tipping his pitches when the Astros jumped on the right-hander for four runs in the first inning of Housto...
17:44, 2019-10-11

Gurriel’s homer in 10th lifts Astros to 2-1 win over Seattle HOUSTON (AP) — Yuli Gurriel hit a game-ending home run in the 10th inning and the Houston Astros beat the Seattle Mariners 2-1 on Friday night. Gurri...
06:52, 2019-06-29

Yankees vs. Astros: Expect a Game 3 pitchers’ duel If you’ve bet $100 against the Houston Astros in each of Gerrit Cole’s last 15 starts, you have lost $1,500. He will be on the hill for the Astros in...
15:12, 2019-10-15

Astros star George Springer punished for slurring ump Houston Astros star George Springer reportedly faced punishment for a foul-mouthed tirade in which he apparently called an umpire a “f—–g...
18:32, 2019-05-05

Astros vs. Rays: The run line makes Tampa Bay the pick The Houston Astros and Tampa Bay Rays were both able to defend the home field to set up a Game 5 matchup that features two elite pitchers whom the Pi...
22:00, 2019-10-10

Hendricks helps Cubs avoid sweep with 2-1 win over Astros HOUSTON (AP) — Kyle Hendricks pitched eight strong innings, Kyle Schwarber homered for the second straight game and Kris Bryant added a solo shot in ...
05:56, 2019-05-30

Gurriel hits 2nd straight game-winner, Astros down M’s in 10 HOUSTON (AP) — Yuli Gurriel doubled in the 10th inning for his second straight last at-bat game winner, lifting the Houston Astros to a 6-5 win over ...
08:20, 2019-06-30

Verlander scheduled to start for Astros at Blue Jays Houston Astros (88-49, first in the AL West) vs. Toronto Blue Jays (55-82, fourth in the AL East)...
09:56, 2019-09-01

Astros vs. Orioles: Justin Verlander will shut down Baltimore Doctors convinced Ozzy Osbourne to help in a 2010 study. They wanted to know what genes kept the rocker upright after a lifetime of drug and alcohol ...
17:00, 2019-08-11

Astros like their chances with Gerrit Cole in ALDS Game 5 HOUSTON — Gerrit Cole can deliver the Astros to their third straight ALCS and a date with the Yankees. But there’s more. The big right-hander can bec...
04:24, 2019-10-10

Looking back at Yankees’ biggest Astros killers in 2019 The Astros won the 2019 regular-season series against the Yankees, sweeping a three-game set in Houston in April before the Yankees took three of fou...
18:48, 2019-10-11

Astros place AL home run leader George Springer on IL HOUSTON — The Houston Astros placed outfielder George Springer on the 10-day injured list Saturday with a left hamstring strain, but could be close t...
04:04, 2019-05-26

Castillo pitches two-hit ball into 7th, Reds beat Astros 3-2 CINCINNATI (AP) — Nick Senzel returned from an eye injury and drove in a pair of runs Monday night, Luis Castillo pitched two-hit ball into the seven...
05:28, 2019-06-18

Astros eliminate Rays to set up ALCS battle vs. Yankees HOUSTON — The Yankees better get their game on. With unbeatable Gerrit Cole on the mound, the Astros got back to being the Astros on Thursday night, ...
04:40, 2019-10-11

Astros pushing Justin Verlander could be Yankees gold ST . PETERSBURG, Fla. — There is a giant wrench in the Astros’ grand plans — the Rays. A.J. Hinch is going to use his Justin Verlander card to try to...
05:20, 2019-10-08

Astros’ Justin Verlander throws his third career no-hitter TORONTO — Justin Verlander pitched his third career no-hitter, punctuating a dominant season with an overpowering performance to lead the Houston Ast...
22:32, 2019-09-01

Núñez, Martin homer to lead Orioles over Astros 4-1 HOUSTON (AP) — Renato Núñez hit his 16th homer, Richie Martin added a two-run shot in the ninth and the Baltimore Orioles snapped a three-game skid w...
02:04, 2019-06-09

Houston man bets $3.5 million on Astros to win World Series A Houston man just rocked the baseball playoff betting world. Jim McIngvale placed a $3.5 million bet Tuesday on the Houston Astros to win the World ...
04:52, 2019-10-02

How the Astros’ deadline splash is changing the futures market LAS VEGAS — Wednesday’s MLB trade deadline has come and gone but its repercussions very well could continue to be felt deep into October. The blockbu...
17:16, 2019-08-02

Attorney: Girl hit during Astros game had skull fracture HOUSTON (AP) — An attorney for the family of a 2-year-old girl struck by a foul ball during a game last month between the Chicago Cubs and Houston As...
23:04, 2019-06-26

Astros’ Altuve likely headed to injured list with hamstring HOUSTON (AP) — Astros star Jose Altuve seems likely to end up on the 10-day injured list after straining his left hamstring Friday. Houston manager A...
02:44, 2019-05-12

Measuring importance of Game 1 for Yankees in battle vs. Astros HOUSTON — Historically, generally, it presents as fun debate fodder. Specifically, Saturday night at Minute Maid Park? Ain’t nothing fun or fodderish...
13:08, 2019-10-12

Astros rout Tigers 11-4, extend winning streak to 7 DETROIT (AP) — Carlos Correa started another Houston onslaught with a three-run homer in the first inning, and the Astros routed the Detroit Tigers 1...
04:32, 2019-05-15

Astros’ Zack Greinke kept it short and sweet — literally HOUSTON — Zack Greinke starts in Game 1 of the ALCS against the Yankees on Saturday. Friday the Astros right-hander looked like he would have rather ...
10:04, 2019-10-12

Yankees-Astros adds to riveting history between two cities HOUSTON — There is nothing geographically logical about New York and Houston being so intertangled in each other’s sporting existence. Houston didn’t...
23:24, 2019-10-12

The Astros’ sign stealing paranoia is driving everyone nuts HOUSTON — It was another Astro, in another time, flummoxing another New York baseball nine, that caused a similar amount of disquiet. His name was Mi...
00:28, 2019-10-14

Moustakas hits 2-run HR in 14th as Brewers beat Astros 6-3 HOUSTON (AP) — Mike Moustakas hit a two-run homer during Milwaukee’s three-run 14th inning, and the Brewers struck out 15 times against Houston...
07:08, 2019-06-13

Torres, Tanaka carry Yankees to big Game 1 win over Astros HOUSTON — When Brian Cashman acquired Gleyber Torres from the Cubs for Aroldis Chapman three years ago, a bevy of talent evaluators praised the Yanke...
06:04, 2019-10-13

Astros start fast; beat Red Sox 7-3 for 10th straight win BOSTON (AP) — Tyler White’s two-run double capped a five-run first inning, Josh Reddick hit a solo homer and the Houston Astros kept rolling, b...
06:28, 2019-05-19

Straw’s 3B in 14th lifts Astros over pesky Mariners 8-7 SEATTLE (AP) — Myles Straw led off the 14th inning with a triple and scored on Yuli Gurriel’s sacrifice fly, and the Houston Astros outlasted t...
04:56, 2019-06-07

Yankees, Astros respond to playoff-ball controversy HOUSTON — A recent report indicated baseballs aren’t going as far in the postseason as they did in the regular season, when record home run numbers w...
04:32, 2019-10-13

Yankees vs. Astros: Justin Verlander will bounce back Thoughts and prayers. Sam Darnold’s back, and the Jets’ offensive line has been as effective as de Blasio’s $850 million “Thrive NYC.” There’s Ali/Fr...
23:16, 2019-10-13

Astros beat Athletics 6-4 in 12 innings for 3-game sweep OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Rookie Myles Straw had three hits, three stolen bases and scored the go-ahead run on Michael Brantley’s single in the 12...
03:28, 2019-06-03

Step aboard the USS Jason Dunham, one of the versatile destroyers the Navy uses to do everything from nabbing pirates to tracking Russian warships US Navy/Mass Comm Specialist 2nd Class Jonathan Clay The destroyer USS Jason Dunham is one the Navy's newest warships, commissioned at the end of 20...
23:20, 2019-07-05

Astros ALCS roster: Houston’s all-in plan to beat Yankees The Astros are rolling with only right-handed pitchers — 12 total — against the Yankees’ dangerous right-handed lineup in the ALCS,...
19:24, 2019-10-12

Marcus Stroman trade accentuates Yankees’, Astros’ frustrations The Yankees and Astros have spent most of this season viewed as the best teams in the AL. And they have similarities going into the trade deadline. T...
23:40, 2019-07-29

Springer, Correa, Chirinos homer, Astros beat Royals 6-4 HOUSTON (AP) — George Springer, Carlos Correa and Robinson Chirinos each homered to lead the Houston Astros to a 6-4 win over the Kansas City Royals ...
05:52, 2019-05-07

Thornton shuts down former team, Blue Jays rout Astros 12-0 Trent Thornton shut down his former team into the seventh inning, Teoscar Hernández hit two of Toronto's five home runs and the Blue Jays hammered th...
23:44, 2019-06-16

Astros Bar Reporter From Postgame Presser At Justin Verlander's Request A Detroit Free Press reporter was barred from the Houston Astros’ postgame press conference last night because Justin Verlander said he would refuse ...
18:00, 2019-08-22

Astros’ other deadline move is fantasy baseball game-changer There is really nothing better than stumbling across a game-changer this late in the fantasy baseball season. The MLB trade deadline didn’t exactly p...
05:00, 2019-08-11

Yankees must clear mighty Astros obstacle to reach Series How many times have you heard an athlete faced with the daunting task of slaying a dominating team spit out the following cliché: “To be the best you...
12:04, 2019-10-11

Yuli Gurriel drives in eight runs as Astros destroy Rockies HOUSTON — With Houston’s powerful offense, there always seem to be men on base when Yuli Gurriel comes to the plate in the bottom part of the A...
09:40, 2019-08-08

Justin Verlander orders Astros to bar Detroit reporter over grudge At Justin Verlander’s request, the Astros blocked a Detroit Free Press reporter from his post-game media session Wednesday night. On Thursday, Verlan...
21:36, 2019-08-22

Cubs vs. Astros odds, line: MLB picks, predictions for May 29 from model on 21-7 run SportsLine's advanced computer model simulated Wednesday's Cubs vs. Astros matchup 10,000 times...
21:44, 2019-05-29

Houston Astros ace Justin Verlander throws third no-hitter of career Astros righty tosses third career no-hitter against Blue JaysVerlander, 36, struck out 14 and threw 120 pitches in 17th winHouston Astros ace Justin ...
23:04, 2019-09-01

Astros OF Springer leaves game with lower back stiffness BOSTON (AP) — Astros outfielder George Springer has left Houston’s game against the Boston Red Sox in the fifth inning with lower back stiffnes...
22:20, 2019-05-19

Altuve, Alvarez HR as Astros halt Yanks to end 7-game slide NEW YORK (AP) — Jose Altuve hit a leadoff homer, rookie Yordan Alvarez connected again and the Houston Astros beat the streaking New York Yankees 9-4...
23:52, 2019-06-23

Houston Astros’ Verlander throws no-hitter against Blue Jays Houston Astros ace Justin Verlander has thrown his third career no-hitter, and second against the Toronto Blue Jays....
22:24, 2019-09-01

Astros vs. Rays: Gerrit Cole will propel Houston to ALCS World Mental Health Day. While all of our elected officials need to be checked out we will let Hillary Clinton kick things off. “So maybe there does ...
22:56, 2019-10-10

Child struck by line drive at Cubs-Astros game HOUSTON (AP) — A young fan at Wednesday night’s game between the Cubs and Astros was struck by a foul ball hit by Albert Almora Jr., shaking up...
04:40, 2019-05-30

Gloomy forecast looming over Yankees-Astros ALCS Game 4 The ALCS has shifted from Houston to The Bronx, meaning the Yankees and Astros will now have to keep an eye on the weather forecast without the luxur...
04:16, 2019-10-15

What Yankees’ Aaron Boone thinks about ‘odd’ Astros’ bullpen quirk HOUSTON — The roster submitted by the Astros to MLB had a dozen pitchers on it — none of them left-handed. Lefty Wade Miley was on the ALDS roster wh...
09:40, 2019-10-13

O’Hearn, Merrifield hit grand slams; Royals rout Astros 12-2 HOUSTON (AP) — Whit Merrifield and Ryan O’Hearn each hit a grand slam to lead the Kansas City Royals to a 12-2 romp over the Houston Astros on ...
05:20, 2019-05-08

Rays’ Charlie Morton aiming to spoil an Astros’ celebration ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — Charlie Morton is the Rays’ last hope. It is why this frugal team spent all that money, for Tampa Bay anyway, on Morton, signi...
06:32, 2019-10-07

Meet ‘Mattress Mack,’ the man who just put $3.5 million on Astros to win World Series A Houston man just rocked the baseball playoff betting world. Jim McIngvale, a furniture store owner known as “Mattress Mack,” placed a $...
17:36, 2019-10-02

Meet ‘Mattress Mack:’ The man who just put $3.5 million on Astros to win World Series A Houston man just rocked the baseball playoff betting world. Jim McIngvale placed a $3.5 million bet Tuesday on the Houston Astros to win the World ...
13:44, 2019-10-02

Astros vs. Blue Jays: Wade Miley will keep Houston rolling Bill de Blasio failed to make the cut for the next Democratic debate after just 376,000 viewers tuned into his town hall on CNN. Cartoon Network draw...
22:00, 2019-08-30

Eight manager stats worth watching during MLB playoffs, including what Astros will and won't do From Hinch's refusal to intentionally walk a batter to Cash's love of the play action, we cover the spectrum of tendencies...
16:48, 2019-09-17

Rangers vs. Astros: Lance Lynn will stymie a flat Houston Finally some good news for presidential candidate Mayor de Blasio. His “keys to the city” show at Wednesday’s USWNT celebration bumped his approval r...
23:20, 2019-07-11

Gerrit Cole strikes out 15 as Astros grab 2-0 lead in ALDS HOUSTON — Pure superstar strikeout power from Gerrit Cole. You can’t beat it. The stuff of legends. The Rays could not Saturday night at Minute Maid ...
07:36, 2019-10-06

Buchholz expected to start as Blue Jays host the Astros Houston Astros (88-48, first in the AL West) vs. Toronto Blue Jays (54-82, fourth in the AL East)...
10:08, 2019-08-31

Surging Yankees bash rival Astros for statement victory Aaron Judge surfaces from the injured list Friday night against the Astros, and the superstar right fielder walks into the hottest team in baseball h...
05:56, 2019-06-21