Holt, Red Sox top Royals 5-4 in 10th to cap…

Brock Holt hits RBI single in 10th inning as Boston Red Sox beat Kansas City Royals 5-4 to complete weather-suspended game that began Aug. 7.

Japan now just 2 wins away from 6th LLWS title in 10 years

Chofu City Little League from Japan made it to the Little League World Series in 2016 and lost its first two games, but this year the club is undefeated and just two wins away from the overall title.

Davis, Mets helped by Indians' mental lapse, win…

J.D. Davis lined an RBI single with two outs that capped a two-run rally in the 10th inning and the New York helped moments earlier by a huge Cleveland mental lapse, beat the Indians 4-3

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Verlander loses 2-hitter, allowing 2 HRs to lowly Tigers

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Corbin pitches 8 scoreless, Nationals beat…

Patrick Corbin pitched eight scoreless innings to remain unbeaten in more than two months, and Asdrúbal Cabrera's three-run home run capped a six-run third as the Washington Nationals rolled to an 11-1 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates

CC Sabathia relishes final baseball trip through…

Yankees pitcher CC Sabathia has long cherished his visits to Oakland, and this year more so than ever as he prepares to head into retirement following 19 major league seasons

Hechavarría, Acuña hit 2-run HRs as Braves blank Marlins 5-0

Hechavarría, Acuña hit 2-run homers to support Teheran's bounce-back start as Braves beat Marlins 5-0

Harper, Dickerson help Phillies beat Boston 5-2

Bryce Harper homered to give Philadelphia a fifth-inning lead, and Corey Dickerson drove two runs with a triple and a single to help the Phillies beat the Boston Red Sox 5-2 and sweep the two-game series

Melville goes 7 strong, Rockies roll over D-backs…

Journeyman pitcher Tim Melville holds Arizona Diamondbacks to two hits in seven innings, drives in two runs in 7-2 Colorado win

Rays rally in 9th, beat Mariners 7-6 to avoid…

Kevin Kiermaier drove in four runs, including a solo homer during a two-run ninth inning, and the Tampa Bay Rays avoided a three-game sweep by beating the Seattle Mariners 7-6

Orioles tie MLB record for HRs allowed, beat Royals 8-1

The Orioles tied a major league record by allowing their 258th home run this season but hit four of their own in an 8-1 victory over the Kansas City Royals

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Giolito's 3-hit shutout gives White Sox 4-0 win over Twins

Giolito's 3-hit shutout gives White Sox 4-0 win over Twins, to take series from division leader

Baseball fan born in 1908 celebrates her 111th birthday

A woman has celebrated her 111th birthday in New Hampshire with a bunch of cupcakes and a tribute from singers

Kershaw passes Koufax on wins list, Dodgers thump…

Clayton Kershaw passed Sandy Koufax for most wins by a Dodgers left-hander, Will Smith hit a go-ahead, two-run homer in the third inning, and Los Angeles routed the Toronto Blue Jays 16-3

LEADING OFF: Kluber shut down, Mets making moves

LEADING OFF: Kluber rehab shut down, Mets making moves as schedule toughens, Verlander faces Cabrera for first time, Marlins-Braves with hot tempers again

Castillo rebounds as Reds beat Padres 4-2 to win series

Luis Castillo shakes off worst career start to pitch 6 solid innings, Cincinnati Reds beat San Diego Padres 4-2 to win series

Lamb, Escobar deliver big hits, D-backs beat Rockies 8-7

Pinch-hitter Jake Lamb had a tiebreaking two-run single in the sixth inning and the Arizona Diamondbacks held on to beat the Colorado Rockies 8-7

Rookies push Rangers to 3-2 win for split of DH…

Rookies help push Rangers to 3-2 win in 11 innings to split doubleheader; Trout hits career-best 42nd homer and Heaney career-high 14 Ks as Angels win opener 5-1

Astros hit 3 homers, beat Tigers 6-3; Sanchez…

Houston's win over Detroit was tempered by news that shortstop Carlos Correa and starter Aaron Sanchez are both heading to the injured list

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Sometimes losing teams enjoy LLWS consolation games the most

For teams with early losses at the Little League World Series some of the best moments come in low stakes consolation games where players can test their skills with no pressure

Mets open crucial homestand with 9-2 win over Indians

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Ex-baseball players Dotel, Castillo linked to DR…

Authorities in the Dominican Republic have arrested former MLB pitcher Octavio Dotel and are searching for ex-infielder Luis Castillo for their alleged links to a drug-trafficking and money-laundering ring