Reds player tests positive, 2 games with Pirates postponed

CINCINNATI (AP) — The last two games of a series between Cincinnati and Pittsburgh were called off Saturday because a Reds player tested positive for COVID-19. Major League Baseball ...

Piscotty slam ties it in ninth, A's beat Giants 8-7 in 10th

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Stephen Piscotty hit a tying grand slam in the ninth inning, Mark Canha's sacrifice fly put Oakland on top in the 10th, and the Athletics stunned the San Francisco Giants 8-7 on F...

Royals-Twins opener postponed by rain; doubleheader Saturday

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Minnesota Twins postponed their game against the Kansas City Royals on Friday night because of stormy weather, scheduling a straight doubleheader on Saturday instead to start th...

Cards coach McGee opts out; St. Louis gets 6 doubleheaders

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Cardinals coach Willie McGee has opted out of being with the team for the rest of the season while Major League Baseball announced Friday several doubleheaders to make up for games St...

Major League Baseball Leaders

NATIONAL LEAGUE BATTING_Blackmon, Colorado, .472; Solano, San Francisco, .458; S.Marte, Arizona, .369; D.Murphy, Colorado, .358; B.Harper, Philadelphia, .356; Winker, Cincinnati, .34...

Major League Baseball Leaders

AMERICAN LEAGUE BATTING_LeMahieu, New York, .431; Bichette, Toronto, .352; Alberto, Baltimore, .351; Lewis, Seattle, .338; Correa, Houston, .333; Severino, Baltimore, .333; Cruz, Min...

Indians send down Clevinger, Plesac after virus blunder

CLEVELAND (AP) — After hearing Mike Clevinger and Zach Plesac explain their actions, the Cleveland Indians sent the pitchers to their alternate training site on Friday after the two broke team rules a...

Indians send down Clevinger, Plesac after virus blunder

CLEVELAND (AP) — After hearing Mike Clevinger and Zach Plesac explain their actions, the Cleveland Indians sent the pitchers to their alternate training site on Friday after the two broke team rules a...

Ramon Laureano's suspension reduced from 6 games to 4

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Oakland Athletics center fielder Ramon Laureano had a six-game suspension reduced to four games Friday after appealing the penalty for his role in a benches-clearing brawl with ...

LEADING OFF: Marlins home at last, Cole seeks 20th straight

A look at what’s happening around the majors Friday: HOME AT LAST Miami finally gets to play its pandemic-delayed opener at Marlins Park, which will have a new look...

Cardinals-White Sox opener pushed back to Saturday

CHICAGO (AP) — St. Louis' series opener against the Chicago White Sox has been postponed to Saturday, giving the Cardinals an extra day to recover from a coronavirus outbreak. The Ca...

Dodger Stadium to serve as presidential voting center

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Dodger Stadium will serve as a vote center for the presidential election in November, making the Dodgers the first Major League Baseball team to make their venue available for votin...

Indians' Plesac upset with portrayal after COVID violation

CLEVELAND (AP) — Indians pitcher Zach Plesac feels he and teammate Mike Clevinger have been unfairly portrayed as “bad people” in the aftermath of the pitchers being quarantined by the team for violat...

Major League Baseball Leaders

NATIONAL LEAGUE BATTING_Blackmon, Colorado, .472; Solano, San Francisco, .458; S.Marte, Arizona, .369; D.Murphy, Colorado, .358; B.Harper, Philadelphia, .341; Kendrick, Washington, ....

Major League Baseball Leaders

AMERICAN LEAGUE BATTING_LeMahieu, New York, .431; Bichette, Toronto, .352; Alberto, Baltimore, .342; Lewis, Seattle, .338; Correa, Houston, .333; Cruz, Minnesota, .329; S.Perez, Kans...