Posts Tagged Professional baseball

D-Backs’ Collmenter loses 4-1 to Dodgers

Los Angeles Dodgers' Yasiel Puig, right, hits a three-run home run during the sixth inning of a baseball game against the Arizona Diamondbacks, Sunday, April 20, 2014, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Arizona Diamondbacks intentionally walked hot-hitting Adrian Gonzalez with first base open to get to Yasiel Puig. That didn’t work out — nor did Miguel Montero’s ill-fated decision to test Puig’s arm in right field.

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Hardy leaves game with strained right hamstring

BOSTON (AP) — Baltimore shortstop J. J. Hardy left Sunday night’s game against the Boston Red Sox after six innings with a strained right hamstring.

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Puig hits 3-run HR as Dodgers beat Diamondbacks

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Yasiel Puig made it a very enjoyable 53rd birthday for Los Angeles Dodgers manager Don Mattingly.

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Red Sox remember Boston Marathon victims

Family members of Boston Marathon bombing victim Lu Lingzi walk off the field after announcing "play ball" during ceremonies marking the one-year anniversary of the bombings before a baseball game between the Boston Red Sox and the Baltimore Orioles in Boston, Sunday, April 20, 2014. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)

BOSTON (AP) — The Boston Red Sox held an emotional 20-minute pregame ceremony honoring victims of the Boston Marathon bombings along with law enforcement officials, medical personnel, runners and race volunteers before Sunday night’s game against the Baltimore Orioles.

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Brewers win in 14th after early brawl with Pirates

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Ryan Braun homered in the ninth inning to tie it, then Khris Davis hit a home run in the 14th that put Milwaukee ahead for good.

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