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Watch: Polanco ends Greinke's no-hit bid with 8th-inning HR

[embedded content] Gregory Polanco barely missed a home run on the first pitch of the at-bat. He wasn’t about to make a mistake on the fifth one. The Pittsburgh Pirates outfielder hammered a 417-foot solo home run off Zack Greinke ...

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Phillies' Benoit criticizes manager over handling of bullpen

Apr 26, 2017; Philadelphia, PA, USA; Philadelphia Phillies relief pitcher Joaquin Benoit (53) throws a pitch during the eighth inning against the Miami Marlins at Citizens Bank Park.  Eric Hartline-USA TODAY Sports Joaquin Benoit is off to a rough start ...

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Report: Harvey broke curfew after spotting model GF with ex Edelman

by Brandon Wile 1h ago James Devaney / Getty Images Entertainment / Getty Matt Harvey‘s late night Friday could have been the result of a bad breakup. Harvey returned to the New York Mets on Tuesday following a team-issued three-game ...

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Thousands of bees invaded Kauffman Stadium and were removed humanely, pleasing Ned Yost

Ned Yost is a conservationist. Who knew? Joe Camporeale-USA TODAY Sports Baseball and bees have often gone together, as in the Cubs-Mariners and Rockies-Padres games disrupted by swarms this March. The latest incident happened Sunday, where thousands of bees invaded ...

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Breaking down the Boston Red Sox catchers thus far

There was much debate going into this season about who should be behind the plate for the Boston Red Sox. Christian Vazquez is one of the best young defensive catchers in baseball, with a rocket for an arm. Sandy Leon ...

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Three Up, Three Down: Chris Sale doing (bad) Chris Sale things

Boston Red Sox’s Chris Sale pitches during the first inning of a baseball game against the Baltimore Orioles, Tuesday, May 2, 2017. AP Photo/Michael Dwyer Welcome to this week’s edition of Three Up, Three Down — your weekly catch-up of ...

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By-run Buxton: See first-place Twin fly!

Buxton’s diving grab came on a leadoff rocket hit to center by A’s slugger Khris Davis. Shaded to right-center field, Buxton raced into the left-center-field gap to make a diving play. He needed 4.2 seconds to cover 67 feet, giving ...

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Chris Sale brushes aside Manny Machado’s rant

Apr 15, 2017; Boston, MA, USA; Boston Red Sox starting pitcher Chris Sale leaves the mound after striking out Tampa Bay Rays center fielder Kevin Kiermaier to end the seventh inning at Fenway Park.  Winslow Townson-USA TODAY Sports Manny Machado ...

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Getaway Day: The Nationals may be a bonafide powerhouse

Washington Nationals first baseman Ryan Zimmerman in the dugout after a home run in the seventh inning during a game between the Washington Nationals and the New York Mets on April 30, 2017. The Nationals defeated the Mets 23-5. Tony ...

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LAte show! In 9th, 3 straight HRs & walk-off

But the Dodgers kept thing rolling. Neris allowed a one-out single to Austin Barnes, when he finally got the hook. Corey Seager then hit a two-out single to left field against Phillies left-hander Joely Rodriguez to put runners on first ...

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