ST. LOUIS (AP) -- Cardinals left fielder Matt Holliday left Saturday's game against Cincinnati in the bottom of the first inning because of tightness in his back.
Mike Trout was more concerned about getting a win than setting a record. Trout homered twice to become the youngest player in history with 100 home runs and 100 stolen bases, and Los Angeles beat the Astros 6-3 on Friday night. Trout, who has 104…BERNARDO FALLAS (Associated Press)
It took Clayton Kershaw three starts to get his first victory and he still is trying to find his groove after putting together one of the greatest seasons any pitcher ever had. The reigning NL MVP gave up two home runs against the Colorado Rockies,…JOE RESNICK (Associated Press)
The Royals and A's picked up right where they left off. In their first meeting since last September's dramatic wild-card game, Paulo Orlando delivered a go-ahead triple in the eighth inning to help Kansas City to a 6-4 win. The victory nearly came…DAVE SKRETTA (AP Sports Writer)
They cheered Juan Lagares' diving catch. Indeed, as the song blaring throughout Citi Field reminded all celebrating, the team that's played second fiddle in the Big Apple to the Yankees for more than a decade is back in a ''New York Groove.'' Colon…HOWIE RUMBERG (AP Baseball Writer)