NEW YORK (AP) -- He has served a full-term as New York City mayor, but Bill de Blasio has never attended a New York Yankees game during his tenure. And he doesn't plan to break the streak now.
Mike Leake isn't shocked to see his name atop the National League ERA leaderboard. Leake allowed four hits over eight innings and dropped his ERA to 1.91, helping the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 6-1 on Wednesday night. ''No,…JILL PAINTER (Associated Press)
Anthony Rizzo provided more power for the Chicago Cubs on Wednesday night, and they needed every bit of it when their perfect closer nearly let an easy opportunity slip away. Rizzo homered twice, Kyle Hendricks tossed seven strong innings and the…MATT FORTUNA (Associated Press)
Clint Hurdle was managing to get one run in the 10th inning. Gift Ngoepe doubled to drive in Andrew McCutchen for the go-ahead run before Pittsburgh hit three straight homers during a seven-run 10th inning to beat the Atlanta Braves 12-5 on…CHARLES ODUM (AP Sports Writer)
It took the Detroit Tigers three games, but they got the offense going again. Jose Iglesias finished a triple shy of the cycle, Ian Kinsler had two hits and scored twice, and Detroit beat the Houston Astros 6-3 on Wednesday night to snap a…