LEADING OFF: Trout trots at Yankee Stadium, NL…

LEADING OFF: Mike Trout aims for another big game at Yankee Stadium, NL East looking strong, Gerrit Cole dominating for Astros

Trout HR, 3 doubles in 1st 5-hit game; Angels top…

Mike Trout homered and doubled three times during his first five-hit game in the majors, and the Los Angeles Angels quickly erased an early deficit in beating the New York Yankees 11-4

Phillies' Nola loses no-hit bid vs Jays with 2…

Aaron Nola of the Philadelphia Phillies has lost his no-hit bid against Toronto with two outs in the seventh inning

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Torres homers in 4th straight game as Yankees top…

Gleyber Torres became the youngest AL player to homer in four straight games, Aaron Judge threw out two runners from right field and the Yankees beat the Los Angeles Angels 2-1 in the opener of a series showcasing some of the sport's brightest stars

Fan hit by bat at minor league game revives safety debate

A Southern California woman was struck in the head and injured by a baseball bat that flew into the crowd during a minor league game

LEADING OFF: Yankees to activate Bird, Red Sox…

LEADING OFF: Yankees set to activate Bird, Red Sox cut Hanley

Paxton continues dominant May as Mariners beat…

James Paxton continued his dominant month allowing one run in seven innings and striking out 11, and Mitch Haniger's two-out RBI single in the sixth inning helped give the Seattle Mariners a 2-1 win over the Minnesota Twins

Will relievers starting games become a trend in…

Will relievers starting games become a trend in baseball?

Astros rally vs Miller, pour it on for 11-2 win…

Jose Altuve tied it in the eighth inning with a two-run double off Andrew Miller and then scored the go-ahead run on Marwin Gonzalez's squeeze bunt, and the Houston Astros scored 11 times in the final two innings to beat the Cleveland Indians 11-2

Kershaw marks 10-year anniversary of MLB debut on…

Clayton Kershaw marked the 10-year anniversary of his major league debut for the Los Angeles Dodgers on the disabled list

Mariners land Denard Span, Alex Colome in deal…

The Seattle Mariners made the first big trade of the season acquiring outfielder Denard Span and right-handed reliever Alex Colome from the Tampa Bay Rays for two minor leaguers

Hanley Ramirez designated for assignment by Red…

Hanley Ramirez was designated for assignment by the Boston Red Sox, who are responsible for the $15.25 million remaining on his contract but avoided him triggering a $22 million salary for 2019

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Kyle Hendricks goes 7 strong innings, Cubs beat…

Kyle Hendricks limited San Francisco to one run and two hits over seven innings, Ben Zobrist lined a tiebreaking two-run double in the seventh and the Chicago Cubs beat the Giants 6-2

Epstein: No trade talks for Cubs despite Machado…

Chicago Cubs president of baseball operations Theo Epstein insists his team has not engaged in trade talks, despite speculation about potential deal for Baltimore Orioles superstar Manny Machado

LEADING OFF: Pedroia rejoins Red Sox, Diamondback…

LEADING OFF: Dustin Pedroia set to rejoin Red Sox, Diamondbacks try to end skid, Pirates rookie Meadows off to fast start

Astros' Morton stays unbeaten with 8-2 win over…

Charlie Morton runs record to 7-0, Alex Bregman, Jake Marisnick hit 3-run homers as Astros roll past Indians 8-2

Oldest in majors, Rangers pitcher Bartolo Colon…

Texas pitcher Bartolo Colon has turned 45 years old

Angels push back Ohtani's next outing as starting…

Angels push back Ohtani's next outing as starting pitcher to manage two-way rookie's workload

MLB panel says baseballs getting extra lift…

Baseballs really are getting extra lift, and it's not from batters' exaggerated upper cuts, according to a committee of researchers hired by the commissioner's office

Welington Castillo of White Sox banned 80 games…

Welington Castillo banned 80 games for positive EPO test; White Sox catcher takes 'full responsibility'