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MIAMI (AP) — Giancarlo Stanton asked to sit out a game — not so much because he was tired of playing, but because he was tired of making outs. Swinging a weary bat and stalled for a week at 54 homers, Stanton requested a day off Sunday and was held out of the Miami Marlins'...
NEW YORK (AP) — Giancarlo Stanton's smacks, Aaron Judge's jolts and all those dizzying long balls helped Major League Baseball move another poke closer to the inevitable. Nearly two decades after the height of the Steroids Era, the sport is on track to break its season record...
NEW YORK (AP) — Giancarlo Stanton's smacks, Aaron Judge's jolts and all those dizzying long balls helped Major League Baseball move another poke closer to the inevitable. Nearly two decades after the height of the Steroids Era, the sports is on track to break its season record...
DETROIT (AP) — Tim Anderson doubled with two outs in the ninth inning Sunday, the first hit for the Chicago White Sox against Detroit Tigers pitcher Matt Boyd. On Boyd's 115th pitch, Anderson sliced a 2-0 changeup on the low, outside corner to the opposite field. The ball went...
CHICAGO (AP) — Cubs catcher Willson Contreras' two-game suspension for his argument with umpire Jordan Baker has been reduced to one game, and he served the penalty in the finale of their weekend series against the Cardinals. Contreras and pitcher John Lackey were ejected in the...
CLEVELAND (AP) — The Cleveland Indians have raised a flag to commemorate their second straight AL Central title, and later they'll spray champagne. It's a celebration, and they hope it's also practice for bigger parties ahead. Cleveland clinched the division crown Saturday night...
CHICAGO (AP) — Cubs catcher Willson Contreras has been suspended for two games and fined an undisclosed amount for what Major League Baseball called "inappropriate actions" during Chicago's win over the St. Louis Cardinals on Friday. Cubs pitcher John Lackey also was fined an...
NEW YORK (AP) — Todd Frazier never imagined his thumbs-down salute becoming a trend. "You think something so opposite of what's supposed to happen is actually like cliche now," the New York Yankees third baseman said Friday, a day after his inverted digit caught on with...
NEW YORK (AP) — Todd Frazier never imagined his thumbs-down salute becoming a trend. "You think something so opposite of what's supposed to happen is actually like cliche now," the New York Yankees third baseman said Friday, a day after his inverted digit caught on with...