Miami Marlins

Los Angeles Angels' Mike Trout runs as he watches his solo home run during the seventh inning of a baseball game against the Miami Marlins, Wednesday, Aug. 27, 2014, in Anaheim, Calif. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

Trout hits 30th HR in Angels’ 6-1 win over Marlins

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Mike Trout’s bat is a major reason the Los Angeles Angels have the best record in baseball and appear destined to end a four-year postseason drought. Trout tied a career high […]

08/28/2014

Miami Marlins' Giancarlo Stanton celebrates his home run against the Los Angeles Angels during the fourth inning of a baseball game in Anaheim, Calif., Monday, Aug. 25, 2014. (AP Photo/Chris Carlson)

Angels lose to Marlins 7-1, drop into tie for 1st

  ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — The Los Angeles Angels got their first look this season at the National League’s version of Mike Trout — Giancarlo Stanton of the Miami Marlins. And they walked away thankful he isn’t in the […]

08/26/2014

Cincinnati Reds' Zack Cozart (2) protests to homeplate umpire Mike Winters, right, as he scores the game tying run 1-1 on a sacrifice fly by Todd Frazier against the Miami Marlins in the eighth inning of a baseball game in Miami, Thursday, July 31, 2014.  The Cincinnati Reds benefited from Major League Baseball's new instant replay system and the rule preventing catchers from blocking the plate in a 3-1 victory over the Miami Marlins on Thursday night. The Reds won 3-1. (AP Photo/Alan Diaz)

Baseball: Reds-Marlins call right, took too long

  NEW YORK (AP) — Major League Baseball says it got the replay call right in ruling that the Miami Marlins catcher blocked the plate, but it took too long. The disputed play happened Thursday […]

08/01/2014

AP graph shows average salaries in Major League Baseball from 1970-2013.

MLB average salary up 5.4 percent to $3.39 million

NEW YORK (AP) — While the New York Yankees set another salary record, the Houston Astros had the lowest average in the major leagues in 14 years and the attention of the players’ union. The […]

12/18/2013

Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Clayton Kershaw. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)

Kershaw, Dodgers beat Marlins, 6-0

MIAMI (AP) — Pitching with a big lead in the eighth inning, Clayton Kershaw bounced a curve in the dirt, then spun in disgust and kicked the mound as if he had just lost the […]

08/22/2013

Los Angeles Dodgers starting pitcher Zack Greinke throws to the Philadelphia Phillies during the first inning on Friday, Aug. 16, 2013, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Christopher Szagola)

Greinke pitches Dodgers past Marlins 4-1

MIAMI (AP) — Zack Greinke allowed one run in eight innings to win his fourth start in a row Wednesday, and the Los Angeles Dodgers took advantage of sloppy defense by the Miami Marlins for the second […]

08/21/2013

Dodgers

Marlins’ Fernandez beats Puig and Dodgers, 6-2

MIAMI (AP) — Jose Fernandez bested Yasiel Puig and beat the Dodgers. Fernandez allowed only one earned run in six innings and the Miami Marlins won 6-2 Monday, giving Los Angeles consecutive losses for the […]

08/19/2013

Dodgers

Nolasco beats Diamondbacks in Dodgers debut, 6-1

PHOENIX (AP) — Ricky Nolasco gave up four hits over seven innings in his Dodgers debut and surging Los Angeles beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 6-1 on Tuesday night for its 14th victory in 17 games. […]

07/09/2013

Dodgers

Busy day of play in the big leagues

(AP) — Following last night’s opening season win by the Astros over the Rangers, many of the remaining Major League teams see their first action of the 2013 season today. In fact, there are 12 games on the schedule with nine of them taking place this afternoon.

04/01/2013

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