Blue Jays starter Matt Shoemaker hurts leg in rundown

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Toronto Blue Jays starter Matt Shoemaker had to be helped off the field after injuring his left knee during a rundown in the third inning Saturday against the Oakland Athletics....

Taiwan Kaohsiung mayor's meeting with Chinese official draws flak

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - Critics in Hong Kong and Taiwan slammed Kaohsiung City Mayor Han Kuo-yu (韓國瑜) after he met a Chinese government official in the former British colony Friday. Han is on a tour...

Ichiro walks off to loud cheers, Mariners beat A's 5-4 in 12

TOKYO (AP) — Ichiro Suzuki was showered with cheers and chants while taking what appeared to be his final bow in a magnificent career that lasted nearly three decades Thursday night when the Seattle M...

Get in the holiday mood with Diana Ross, John Legend, more

Here's a collection of holiday albums reviewed by The Associated Press. ______ Diana Ross, "Wonderful Christmas Time" (Ross Records) Are you in th...

Cahill, A's fall 6-4 to Twins, take 2nd straight loss

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — With a two-run double by pinch-hitter Mitch Garver, the Minnesota Twins overtook Oakland starter Trevor Cahill in the fourth inning on their way to a 6-4 victory Thursday night that...

Freeland, Arenado help Rockies cool down A's 3-1

DENVER (AP) — Kyle Freeland threw six shutout innings, Nolan Arenado homered and the Colorado Rockies cooled off the Oakland Athletics with a 3-1 victory on Friday night. Freeland (9...

Canha's two-run single helps A's rally past Astros 6-4

HOUSTON (AP) — Mark Canha's two-RBI single in Oakland's three-run eighth inning lifted the Athletics to a 6-4 win over the Houston Astros on Thursday. The Athletics fell behind early...

Pinder, Davis lead Athletics to 8-3 win over Astros

HOUSTON (AP) — Chad Pinder hit a three-run homer and Khris Davis added three RBIs as the Oakland Athletics jumped on Lance McCullers Jr. early and cruised to an 8-3 win over the Houston Astros on Wedn...

PGA Tour Champions in Iowa washed out, Tom Lehman wins

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Tom Lehman was standing outside of a Des Moines-area makeup shop waiting for his daughter/caddie when he got the call to head back to Wakonda Club. Lehman tol...

Torres homers in 4th straight game, Yankees win

NEW YORK (AP) — Gleyber Torres became the youngest American League player to homer in four straight games, Aaron Judge threw out a pair of runners from right field and the New York Yankees beat the Lo...

Torres homers in 4th straight game as Yankees top Angels 2-1

NEW YORK (AP) — Gleyber Torres became the youngest American League player to homer in four straight games, Aaron Judge threw out a pair of runners from right field and the New York Yankees beat the Lo...

Manaea, Lowrie lead A's to 2-1 win over King Felix, Mariners

SEATTLE (AP) — Sean Manaea pitched seven strong innings and Jed Lowrie hit an early two-run homer off Felix Hernandez to lead the Oakland Athletics over the Seattle Mariners 2-1 on Sunday. ...

NZ wins toss, bowls in 3rd ODI vs England

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — New Zealand won the toss and elected to bowl Saturday in the third one-day international against England at the Wellington Regional Stadium. Captain Ka...

Scherzer shows starters in relief are a roll of the dice

Pedro Martinez and Madison Bumgarner made it look easy. For Max Scherzer, pitching in relief proved a lot rougher. When Scherzer took the mound in the top of the fi...

The Latest: Cara Delevigne accuses Weinstein of harassment

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Latest on sexual harassment allegations against Harvey Weinstein (all times local): 11:40 a.m. Model and actress Cara Delevigne is joining th...