“That was incredible,” Hosmer said. “Those guys up the middle never seem to surprise us with the plays they make.”
The ball came out and after a video review of nearly three minutes, Abreu was credited with a two-run homer that gave the White Sox a 7-2 lead Tuesday night.
New Clippers signee Paul Pierce was booed by Dodger Stadium’s famously loyal Lakers fans before he threw the ceremonial first pitch — and then booed again when he bounced it.
Baseball’s Hall of Fame is cutting the number of voters in its annual election by eliminating writers who have not been active for more than 10 years.
The Kansas City Royals have made another big addition for the season’s stretch run, acquiring utilityman Ben Zobrist and cash from the Oakland Athletics on Tuesday for right-hander Aaron Brooks and minor league left-hander Sean Manaea.
After all that speculation the past couple of years, the Colorado Rockies finally traded Troy Tulowitzki.
Sanchez gave up three runs on eight hits in 5 1/3 innings. The right-hander had won seven straight decisions.
Price said he would prefer to stay and help Detroit get back to the World Series.
In three starts since returning from Triple-A Toledo just before the All-Star break, Greene is 0-2 with a 11.20 ERA with batters hitting a staggering .393 against him.
Three pitchers who became dominant after trades and a rock-solid catcher-turned-second baseman have a new moniker — Hall of Famer.