SEATTLE (AP) — Miguel Sano hit a two-run homer in the first inning and drove in the go-ahead run with an RBI single in the seventh and the Minnesota Twins won their third straight with a 6-5 victory over the Seattle Mariners on Saturday night.
Kevin Jepsen pitched the ninth for his fifth save despite Seattle having the tying run at third base with no outs. Jepsen got a shallow popout from Dae-Ho Lee that was not deep enough to score Shawn O'Malley from third. Seattle...
PHOENIX (AP) — Paul Goldschmidt homered during a five-run second inning, Michael Bourn had three hits and the Arizona Diamondbacks beat the San Diego Padres 8-7 on Saturday night to end a four-game skid.
Goldschmidt also doubled and scored twice, and Bourn had a triple, a stolen base and two RBIs.
Arizona knocked starter Cesar Vargas (0-3) out of the game in the second.
Zack Greinke (6-3) gave up a solo home run to Matt Kemp in...
One of the busiest days in motorsports has arrived.
Formula One starts things off Sunday with the Monaco Grand Prix. Nico Rosberg has won the past three races in Monaco and has a 39-point lead in the drivers' standings. Rosberg and defending champion Lewis Hamilton are racing for the first time since they crashed into each other on lap one of the Spanish Grand Prix two weeks ago.
The Indianapolis 500 is celebrating its centennial Sunday, with the...
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Cy Young Award winner Dallas Keuchel pitched seven innings to snap a personal five-game losing streak and Jason Castro hit a go-ahead two-run homer to lift the Houston Astros over the Los Angeles Angels 4-2 on Saturday night.
Keuchel (3-6) retired the final 18 batters he faced. He had not won a game since April 15 and entered this one with a 5.92 ERA.
After giving up back-to-back solo home runs to Mike Trout and Albert Pujols...
SEATTLE (AP) — Jewell Loyd scored 11 of her 26 points during a decisive third-quarter run and hit a critical 3-pointer late in the fourth to help the Seattle Storm beat the Connecticut Sun 93-81 on Saturday night.
Crystal Langhorne added a season-high 18 points, on 8-of-8 shooting, while Sue Bird scored 14. Alysha Clark and Breanna Stewart had 11 points apiece for the Storm (2-3).
Loyd hit the last of her three 3-pointers to push the lead to 83-74...
SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — FC Dallas' Chris Seitz blocked Tommy Thompson's header in the 88th minute, and San Jose's David Bingham stopped Matt Hedges' left-footed shot in the 90th in a 0-0 tie Saturday night.
Both goalkeepers finished with two saves.
The Earthquakes (5-3-5) had many key players missing from their lineup, including Chris Wondolowski, Simon Dawkins, Anibal Godoy and Alberto Quintero because of Copa America call-ups.