Ivan Nova was ticked off. Nova pitched into the ninth inning before tiring, local favorite Adam Frazier hit a three-run homer and the Pittsburgh Pirates pounded Bartolo Colon for a 9-4 victory over the Atlanta Braves on Thursday. After breezing…PAUL NEWBERRY (AP Sports Writer)
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Nelson Cruz greeted reliever Jacob Turner with a go-ahead, three-run homer in the sixth inning, and the Seattle Mariners beat the Washington Nationals 4-2 Thursday to stop a five-game losing streak.IAN QUILLEN (Associated Press)
Rachel Robinson will receive the Buck O'Neil Lifetime Achievement Award from baseball's Hall of Fame on July 29, the day before this year's induction ceremony. Rachel Robinson created the Jackie Robinson Foundation in 1973, a year after he…
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Dusty Baker will miss the Washington Nationals weekend series against the San Diego Padres to attend his son Darren's graduation.
Masahiro Tanaka gets extra rest, and the Kansas City Royals get to stay on schedule. The game between the Royals and New York Yankees was postponed by rain Thursday, with the announcement coming on a wet morning in New York City about five hours…MIKE FITZPATRICK (AP Baseball Writer)