Posts Tagged Professional baseball

Greinke, Dodgers beat Rockies 6-3

Los Angeles Dodgers starting pitcher Zack Greinke throws to the plate during the first inning of a baseball game against the Colorado Rockies, Saturday, April 18, 2015, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Zack Greinke won his 14th straight decision against an NL West rival, Adrian Gonzalez drove in three runs and the Los Angeles Dodgers defeated the Colorado Rockies 4-1 Saturday night.

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Tanaka allows 2 hits over 7 innings as Yanks rout Rays 9-0

New York Yankees starting pitcher Masahiro Tanaka, of Japan, throws a pitch to home plate during the first inning of a baseball game against the Tampa Bay Rays in St. Petersburg, Fla., Saturday, April 18, 2015.(AP Photo/Phelan M. Ebenhack)

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Faced with questions about his elbow and his velocity this season, Masahiro Tanaka put together his best performance against the Tampa Bay Rays.

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Reddick’s 3-run homer sends A’s to 5-0 victory over Royals

Oakland Athletics' Josh Reddick (22) is congratulated by teammates Ike Davis, left, and Billy Butler (16) after his three-run home run off Kansas City Royals starting pitcher Yordano Ventura during the fourth inning of a baseball game at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Mo., Saturday, April 18, 2015. (AP Photo/Orlin Wagner)

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Josh Reddick rounded the bases after his three-run homer, celebrated in Oakland’s dugout for just a moment, and then climbed to the top step and waited.

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Mets get gem from deGrom, beat Marlins for 7th straight win

New York Mets starter Jacob deGrom (48) pitches in the first inning of a baseball game against the Miami Marlins at Citi Field on Saturday, April 18, 2015, in New York. (AP Photo/Kathy Kmonicek)

NEW YORK (AP) — Jacob deGrom pitched seven shutout innings, and the New York Mets got home runs from Travis d’Arnaud and Wilmer Flores to beat the slumping Miami Marlins 5-4 Saturday night for their seventh consecutive victory.

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Clay Buchholz and Red Sox lose to Orioles 4-1

Boston Red Sox left fielder Hanley Ramirez (13) misjudges a fly ball hit by Baltimore Orioles designated hitter Jimmy Paredesin the fifth inning of a baseball game, Saturday, April 18, 2015, in Boston. (AP Photo/Gretchen Ertl)

BOSTON (AP) — Forget opening day. Clay Buchholz can’t seem to find his groove again.

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