Posts Tagged Professional baseball

Kershaw loses to Bumgarner, Giants again blank Dodgers

San Francisco Giants' Madison Bumgarner hits a solo home run in the bottom of the third inning off Dodgers starter Clayton Kershaw during a baseball game, Thursday, May 21, 2015 in San Francisco. (Jose Luis Villegas/The Sacramento Bee via AP)  MAGS OUT; LOCAL TELEVISION OUT (KCRA3, KXTV10, KOVR13, KUVS19, KMAZ31, KTXL40); MANDATORY CREDIT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The Los Angeles Dodgers have scored three runs in Clayton Kershaw’s three starts against the San Francisco Giants this season. They’ve scored 31 in his other six starts.

Read the rest of this entry »

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , ,

Bumgarner homers off Kershaw, Giants again blank Dodgers

San Francisco Giants' Madison Bumgarner hits a solo home run in the bottom of the third inning off Dodgers starter Clayton Kershaw during a baseball game, Thursday, May 21, 2015 in San Francisco. (Jose Luis Villegas/The Sacramento Bee via AP)  MAGS OUT; LOCAL TELEVISION OUT (KCRA3, KXTV10, KOVR13, KUVS19, KMAZ31, KTXL40); MANDATORY CREDIT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Madison Bumgarner acknowledged that hitting a home run off Clayton Kershaw was a little out of the ordinary. Outpitching the reigning NL MVP and Cy Young winner, though, has become almost commonplace.

Read the rest of this entry »

Tags: , , , , , , , , , ,

Williams struggles in 7-3 loss to Rockies

Philadelphia Phillies starting pitcher Jerome Williams works against the Colorado Rockies in the first inning of a baseball game Thursday, May 21, 2015, in Denver. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)

DENVER (AP) — Jerome Williams finally started against the Colorado Rockies again. Only took a decade.

Read the rest of this entry »

Tags: , , , , , , , , ,

Arizona completes 4-game sweep of Marlins 7-6

Miami Marlins' Christian Yelich (21) dives back to first during a fifth inning pick off attempt in a baseball game in Miami against the Arizona Diamondbacks, Thursday, May 21, 2015. The Diamondbacks swept the series, winning 7-6. (AP Photo/J Pat Carter)

MIAMI (AP) — The way new Miami Marlins manager Dan Jennings has it figured, the Baltimore Orioles should brace themselves.

Read the rest of this entry »

Tags: , , , , , , ,

Mariners fail in clutch, fall to Orioles 5-4

Seattle Mariners manager Lloyd McClendon, left, argues a strikeout call against Seattle's Kyle Seager with home run umpire John Tumpane, center, and third base umpire John Hirschbeck in the fifth inning of a baseball game against the Baltimore Orioles, Thursday, May 21, 2015, in Baltimore. Baltimore won 5-4. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)

BALTIMORE (AP) — The Seattle Mariners spent nearly six hours trying to get a win that ultimately eluded their grasp for a variety of reasons, not the least of which was an ejection that infuriated manager Lloyd McClendon.

Read the rest of this entry »

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , ,