Max Scherzer scattered four hits over six innings against Clayton Kershaw in the 13th all-time meeting of three-time Cy Young Award winners and the Nationals beat the Dodgers 5-2
Tyson Ross lost his bid to pitch the first no-hitter in San Diego Padres' history when center fielder Franchy Cordero appeared to misplay a ball with two outs in the eighth inning of a 4-1 win over the Arizona Diamondbacks
Mitch Moreland hit a grand slam, Jackie Bradley Jr. added a three-run homer and the streaking Boston Red Sox won their eighth in a row, beating the Oakland Athletics 7-3
Andrew McCutchen hit a towering, three-run home run, Mac Williamson hit a two-run homer in his first big league game this year and Nick Hundley also connected to back Jeff Samardzija in the San Francisco Giants' 8-1 win against the Los Angeles Angels
The line for losing a job is clear in most professional sports _ cross the front office, wrangle with the star player, flame out in the playoffs, or put together one historically bad run at the start of a season
Tampa Bay Rays right-hander Chris Archer credits the game-calling of catcher Wilson Ramos after his start Friday night and the win over the Minnesota Twins.
Michael Wacha can't pinpoint a reason for the tremendous success he's had against the Reds throughout his career: "I'm just trying to attack every single team that comes in here and whoever I'm facing. I really can't put my finger on what it is."
Kyle Hendricks pitched effectively for five innings, Javier Baez and Kyle Schwarber both homered and the Chicago Cubs rode a seven-run sixth inning to a 16-5 victory over the Colorado Rockies on Friday night
Tampa Bay Rays manager Kevin Cash says it was pretty agonizing waiting for the replay review of the final play of the game Friday night in the win over the Minnesota Twins.
Niko Goodrum dropped Jon Jay's grounder and then threw high to first base, allowing the tiebreaking run to score in the top of the ninth for Kansas City as the Royals rallied for a 3-2 win over the Detroit Tigers, salvaging a split in a doubleheader
Tampa Bay Rays outfielder Denard Span stops by to chat with Rich Hollenberg about bringing in the winning run in the bottom of the 10th inning Friday night against the Minnesota Twins.