Baseball

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Colin Rea of the San Diego Padres is pitching a no-hitter through six innings against the New York Mets. Rea had thrown 76 pitches Thursday night in San Diego. The Padres lead 5-0. The Padres remain the only big league team without a no-hitter. San Diego played...
CHICAGO (AP) — The Miami Marlins and Pittsburgh Pirates will find out within the next few days if they will play in Puerto Rico this month. Commissioner Rob Manfred said Thursday that the announcement on whether the two-game series will be moved because of concerns about the...
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Kansas City Royals hadn't been hitting lately. Their pitching had been failing, too. But in the past two years, they could always count on their stellar defense to bail them out when everything else was falling apart. It was the one constant during a...
BALTIMORE (AP) — Alex Rodriguez has been placed on the 15-day disabled list by the New York Yankees because of a strained right hamstring. The injury occurred Tuesday night while Rodriguez was running out a grounder in the fifth inning of a loss to the Orioles. Afterward,...
CHICAGO (AP) — Pablo Sandoval will miss the rest of the season. The Boston Red Sox third baseman had surgery to repair a torn labrum in his left shoulder on Tuesday. The Red Sox called the surgery a success but said he will miss the rest of the season. They said he is expected...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Get yer Dodger Dogs right here! The iconic hot dogs are being sold ready-to-eat for the first time outside a baseball stadium. Hungry customers can buy two dogs for $3 at ampm convenience stores in the Los Angeles area, which began selling them last month. The...
BALTIMORE (AP) — Shortstop J.J. Hardy has been placed on the 15-day disabled list by the Baltimore Orioles because of a hairline fracture in his left foot. Hardy is expected to miss four-to-six weeks. He was in the Orioles clubhouse on Tuesday on crutches and will wear a boot...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Get yer Dodger Dogs right here! The iconic hot dogs are being sold for the first time outside Dodger Stadium. Hungry customers can buy two dogs for $3 at ampm convenience stores in the Los Angeles area. The 10-inch long dogs are grilled or steamed and overhang...
May 4 1869 — Henry Chadwick published his first annual baseball handbook. The book eventually evolved into Spalding's Official Baseball Guide. 1871 — The Fort Wayne Kekiongas beat the Cleveland Forest Citys, 2-0, in the first game played in the National Association. In the 127...