Baseball Team Raises Cash To Send Player Home For HolidaysWhen a group of Nova Southeastern University baseball players realized a teammate from Venezuela wouldn't be going home for a three-week holiday break like the rest of the team, they decided to pitch in.
Cubs Rout Indians 9-3, Send World Series to Deciding Game 7Addison Russell hit a grand slam and tied a World Series record with six RBIs, and Chicago took advantage of a huge early misplay in Cleveland's outfield as the Cubs throttled the Indians 9-3 on Tuesday night in Game 6 to push this tense tug-of-war between baseball's two longest title drought holders to the limit.
Column: Will Cubs Fans Cry, 'If We Lose, It's Rigged'?The T-shirt in the window of a shop on Damen Avenue elicited plenty of nervous laughs from Cubs fans before Game 4.
Fan Throws Can At Kim During Wild Card GameA fan threw a can at Baltimore Orioles outfielder Hyun Soo Kim during the seventh inning of Tuesday's AL wild card game.
Tillman to Face Stroman In AL Wild-Card GameThe challenge of controlling two powerful lineups will fall on the starting pitchers. Marcus Stroman (9-10, 4.37 ERA) gets the nod for Toronto, with fellow right-hander Chris Tillman (16-6, 3.77) going for the Orioles.
Orioles Look To Avoid Sweep, Stay Ahead Of Astros And TigersBaltimore is six games behind Boston in the East and is just one game ahead of the Houston Astros and Detroit Tigers in the race for the second AL wild card.
Orioles Beat Red Sox 1-0, Pull Within Game of 1st PlaceMark Trumbo hit his major league-leading 42nd home run, Kevin Gausman outpitched Rick Porcello over eight innings and the Baltimore Orioles pulled within a game of AL East-leading Boston with a 1-0 win over the Red Sox on Wednesday night.
Hardy, Reimold Power Orioles to 6-3 Victory Over Red SoxJ.J. Hardy hit a three-run homer and Nolan Reimold added a two-run shot later in the second as the Baltimore Orioles beat Boston 6-3 Tuesday night and pulled within two games of the AL East-leading Red Sox.
Miley Has Shortest Career Start, Red Sox Beat O's 12-2Boston Red Sox ran away from Baltimore for a 12-2 victory.
Machado's Grand Slam Helps Orioles Beat Rays 11-2Machado capped a six-run fourth inning with a grand slam off Jake Odorizzi, leading the Orioles over the Tampa Bay Rays 11-2 on Tuesday night.
Jimenez Throws 2-Hitter, Orioles Beat Rays 7-3Ubaldo Jimenez threw a two-hitter for his first complete game since 2011, Chris Davis homered and drove in three runs and the playoff-contending Baltimore Orioles beat the Tampa BayRays 7-3 on Monday.
Orioles Lose to Yankees 5-2 in Finale of 3-game seriesThe Orioles remain in far better position to secure a wild-card berth than New York, but the loss dropped Baltimore three games out of first place in the AL East.