Major League Baseball

Tigers look to take 3 of 4 from Royals

Miguel Cabrera said he feels energized by the way his younger Detroit Tigers teammates are playing.The Tigers have won five of their last six games and will try to take the finale of a four-game series against visiting Kansas City on Sunday. The Tigers won two of the...

Struggling Tigers' pitcher Norris to stay

Tigers pitcher Daniel Norris, here pitching at Comerica Park last summer, will be on a pitch count of 75-80 for his start against the Royals on Friday.(Photo: Robin Buckson / Detroit News) Detroit — The debate, for now, is over. Daniel Norris is staying....

Giants fall short against Angels, 4-3

Giants fall short against Angels, 4-3

The Giants fell short against the Angels on Saturday 4-3. It didn’t feel like they were only down a run, however because they struck out 17 times. It was the most the Giants have struck out in a nine-inning game since August 31st, 1959, where Sandy Koufax struck...

Riggleman to make Reds home debut vs. Braves

Riggleman to make Reds home debut vs. Braves

So far, the Cincinnati Reds of manager Jim Riggleman haven't looked that much different than the Cincinnati Reds of Bryan Price.Not much hitting. Certainly not much pitching. And, from the looks of things, not much hope for the immediate future.The Reds return home...

Brewers beat Marlins for 6th straight win

Brewers beat Marlins for 6th straight win

Christian Yelich belted a go-ahead, two-run homer against his former team as the Milwaukee Brewers defeated the visiting Miami Marlins 4-2 on Sunday afternoon.Yelich, traded by the Marlins to the Brewers this past offseason, hit his shot to center field in the fourth...

Riggleman to make Reds home debut vs. Braves

Riggleman to make Reds home debut vs. Braves

So far, the Cincinnati Reds of manager Jim Riggleman haven't looked that much different than the Cincinnati Reds of Bryan Price.Not much hitting. Certainly not much pitching. And, from the looks of things, not much hope for the immediate future.The Reds return home...

Mets Demote One-Time Ace Matt Harvey To Bullpen

Mets Demote One-Time Ace Matt Harvey To Bullpen

ATLANTA (CBSNewYork/AP) — The one-time ace of the Mets’ vaunted pitching staff found out he was being demoted to the bullpen, and wasn’t too happy about it. Matt Harvey did admit his pitching hasn’t been good, and said on Saturday he’s...

Mets' Jeurys Familia: Blows save Saturday

Mets' Jeurys Familia: Blows save Saturday

Familia blew his second save of the season in Saturday's 4-3 loss to the Braves, allowing two runs on three hits and a walk over two-thirds of an inning while striking out two. Working for the second straight night and called upon to get a four-out save, Familia...

Jose Reyes lives up to his Twitter prediction

Jose Reyes lives up to his Twitter prediction

ATLANTA — Jose Reyes took to Twitter before Saturday’s game to post a positive thought. “Reyes will get a hit,” the Mets shortstop posted 11 times in succession. The tactic worked. Reyes, who was hitless in 20 at-bats to start the season, went...

Mets' Wheeler feels right at home vs. Braves

Mets' Wheeler feels right at home vs. Braves

ATLANTA -- Zack Wheeler got to make his major league debut nearly five years ago back home in Atlanta with his family and friends watching and the New York Mets right-hander didn't disappoint.The graduate of suburban East Paulding High School earned a victory at...

Riggleman to make Reds home debut vs. Braves

Riggleman to make Reds home debut vs. Braves

So far, the Cincinnati Reds of manager Jim Riggleman haven't looked that much different than the Cincinnati Reds of Bryan Price.Not much hitting. Certainly not much pitching. And, from the looks of things, not much hope for the immediate future.The Reds return home...