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.
One mother stood out on Father’s Day.
Last week, a young kid named James caught Ben Zobrist’s grand slam at Comerica Park.
The Oakland A’s have called up ambidextrous pitcher Pat Venditte from Triple-A Nashville, positioning him to become the first player since 1995 to pitch in an MLB game with both his right and left hands.
Jesse Hahn allowed one run in seven innings and the Oakland Athletics completed a three-game sweep of Detroit on Thursday, winning 7-5 and handing the Tigers their seventh straight loss.
Brad Ausmus is convinced that, by October, his Detroit Tigers will show everything they have.
He went from happy to tears in a blink of an eye.
Ian Kinsler fielded a sharp groundball, realized he had no play at second, then quickly threw home.
Yoenis Cespedes homered with two outs in the fifth inning to break a scoreless tie against his former team.
Right-hander Alex Wilson is scheduled to make his first career start for the Detroit Tigers on Wednesday after Kyle Ryan was scratched.