Brandon Belt was happy the wind was blowing in. Belt's routine fly ball to left field dropped next to Starling Marte for a tiebreaking double in the seventh inning Wednesday, lifting the San Francisco Giants over the Pittsburgh Pirates 2-1.…
Ketel Marte is still trying to find his hitting stroke since being called up from the minors in late June. On Wednesday, however, Marte showed bat and speed prowess with a rare inside-the-park home run, helping the Diamondbacks beat the Atlanta…JOSE M. ROMERO (Associated Press)
When Chris Sale woke up Wednesday, he was unaware the Red Sox were on a four-game losing streak. Sale was brilliant, pitching seven innings of three-hit ball in a 4-0 win over the Seattle Mariners that featured a home run by 20-year-old Rafael…TIM BOOTH (AP Sports Writer)
White Sox outfielder Avisail Garcia tried ignoring the discomfort in his right thumb. Garcia complained about the thumb injury after he went 0 for 5 in Tuesday's 7-2 loss to the Cubs. The 26-year-old Garcia has been one of Chicago's only bright…JAY COHEN (AP Sports Writer)
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- All-Star left-hander Dallas Keuchel is set to rejoin the Houston Astros' rotation on Friday at the Detroit Tigers.