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

Gray settles down after rough start, Rockies beat Reds 5-4

Pinch-hitter Noel Cuevas came through with a tiebreaking triple in the sixth inning, Jon Gray settled down after a shaky start and the Colorado Rockies began a long homestand by beating the Cincinnati Reds 5-4

Hess, Orioles overcome Rays bullpen for 2-0 win

David Hess pitched four-hit ball into the seventh inning, helping the Baltimore Orioles overcome a strong effort from Tampa Bay's bullpen in a 2-0 win over the Rays

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Betts hits 17th HR, Red Sox beat Braves after cutting Hanley

Mookie Betts hit his major-league leading 17th home run, J.D. Martinez slugged his 16th homer and the Boston Red Sox beat the Atlanta Braves 6-2 hours after a surprising roster shakeup

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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

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

Candelario's RBI single lifts Tigers past White Sox 5-4

Jeimer Candelario had a go-ahead RBI bloop single during a three-run eighth inning and the Detroit Tigers rallied past the Chicago White Sox 5-4

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

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

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

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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

The face of MLB: Harper, Trout, more hitters try face guard

Bryce Harper, Mike Trout and Kris Bryant are among the many major league players who have made the switch this year to batting helmets with a face guard

Bundy fans 14, tosses 2-hitter to lead O's past Chisox 9-3

Dylan Bundy struck out a career-high 14 and pitched a two-hitter for his second complete game in the majors, leading the Baltimore Orioles over the Chicago White Sox 9-3

FANTASY PLAYS: Pickups, streamers for week in baseball

FANTASY PLAYS: Pickups, streamers for week in baseball

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

Hanley Ramirez DFA

1B/DH Hanley Ramirez was designated for assignment on Friday by the Boston Red Sox

Column: Hall of Famer Mike Schmidt says it's all or nothing

Column: Hall of Famer Mike Schmidt says baseball is becoming an all-or-nothing game for hitters

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Trout and Pujols hit solo HRs, Angels beat Blue Jays 8-1

Trout and Pujols hit solo home runs, Ohtani doubled twice and the Los Angeles Angels beat the Toronto Blue Jays 8-1

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'