Posts Tagged Professional baseball

Pirates jump on Haren early, top Dodgers 6-1

Pittsburgh Pirates' Travis Snider rounds third after hitting a solo home run off Los Angeles Dodgers starting pitcher Dan Haren during the second inning of a baseball game in Pittsburgh, Wednesday, July 23, 2014. (AP Photo)

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Clint Hurdle isn’t sure the Pittsburgh Pirates need an ace to make it to the postseason for the second straight year.

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Roma beats Liverpool 1-0

Liverpool FC defender Jose Enrique (3) chases the ball against AS Roma during a friendly soccer match at Fenway Park in Boston, Wednesday, July 23, 2014. (AP Photo)

BOSTON (AP) — Marco Borrilleo scored in the 90th minute to give Roma a 1-0 victory over Liverpool in an exhibition game Wednesday night at Fenway Park.

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Bautista homers as Blue Jays beat Red Sox 6-4

Toronto Blue Jays Jose Bautista, left, celebrates with teammates in the dugout after hitting a solo home run against the Boston Red Sox during seventh-inning baseball game action in Toronto, Wednesday, July 23, 2014. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Nathan Denette)

TORONTO (AP) — Jose Bautista homered and drove in two runs, R.A. Dickey won for the first time in three starts and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the Boston Red Sox 6-4 on Wednesday night.

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Astros place Springer on DL, recall Krauss

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Houston Astros outfielder George Springer has been dealing with more than just soreness in his right leg.

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Royals beat White Sox 2-1 with run in 9th

Chicago White Sox catcher Tyler Flowers, left, attempts to tag out Kansas City Royals' Mike Moustakas at the plate during the ninth inning of a baseball game on Wednesday, July 23, 2014, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Stacy Thacker)

CHICAGO (AP) — It took a hard slide for the Kansas City Royals to end their skid.

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