Josh Donaldson singled home Troy Tulowitzki in the 11th inning and the new-look Toronto Blue Jays rallied to beat the Kansas City 7-6 on Friday night as Johnny Cueto failed to get a decision in his Royals' debut.
Andrew McCutchen hit another homer at Great American Ball Park, and Pittsburgh's rebuilt bullpen was shaky but delivered on Friday night, holding on for a 5-4 victory over the Cincinnati Reds.
Cespedes, 29, who will be a free agent after the 2015 season, is an often-dynamic player who hits with power from the right side and has a strong throwing arm from left field.
Today redemption is spelled W-I-L(mer). It's amazing how dramatically things can change in a short amount of time. Earlier this week, New York Mets infielder Wilmer Flores was crying on the field after learning he had been traded. But due to a failed Carlos Gomez physical, the trade did not go through. Show More Summary
How?! In early July, Anthony Rizzo pulled off what we all thought was going to be the slide of the year. He was for sure out, only then he wasn't. It was incredible. That was it. Slide of the Year. Competition closed. Or so we thought. Show More Summary
#fbf Besides spelling retiring wrong haha..I knew what journey in life I wanted to be on. I didn't know how I would get there but I had the vision and the dream. #lookinglikezaire #meat18yearsold #allergictono #myschoolstillgotmynamewrongafter4years A...Show More Summary
There’s no slowing Kyle Busch, who will start Sunday’s race on the pole. Continuing a torrid streak that's seen him appear nearly unbeatable, Kyle Busch captured the pole Friday at Pocono Raceway. Busch, who's won three win consecutive...Show More Summary
He was the man fans loved to hate for so long, he just became universally loved. "Rowdy" Roddy Piper passed away on Friday at the age of 61. Like far too many professional wrestlers, he died too soon. Unlike most professional wrestlers, he was a household name, a true icon of the business and one of the greatest talkers his profession had ever seen. Show More Summary
In his final season before retiring, Jeff Gordon’s focus is solely on making the Chase for the Sprint Cup. Winless and sitting squarely on the bubble to make the Chase for the Sprint Cup wasn't how Jeff Gordon envisioned his final season...Show More Summary
Mike Riley once coached Jim Harbaugh on a 1-15 San Diego Chargers team. Unless some big upsets happen and the Big Ten Championship features Nebraska and Michigan, a matchup of new coaches Mike Riley and Jim Harbaugh won't happen in 2015. Show More Summary
One of the most well-known and beloved bad guys in wrestling history is no longer with us. On Friday, TMZ reported that wrestling legend and WWE Hall of Famer Roderick Toombs -- better known as "Rowdy" Roddy Piper -- died of cardiac arrest at his home in Hollywood. Show More Summary
Just days ago, Wilmer Flores was in tears, thinking the New York Mets had traded him. Luckily for the team, the trade never went through. That's because on Friday night, Flores broke a 1-1, 12th-inning tie with the Washington Nationals by crushing a Felipe Rivero pitch into the left-center seats. Flores' heroics gave the Mets a much-needed 2-1 win. Show More Summary
Heading into the final hours of Major League Baseball's non-waiver trade season, the San Diego Padres were expected to put up a white flag and start supplying buyers with valuable assets left and right. But now here we are in the aftermath...Show More Summary
Johnny Cueto wasn't electrifying in his Kansas City Royals debut Friday night against the Toronto Blue Jays, but he laid the groundwork for what should be a strong second half of the season. Cueto's night ended after six innings. He allowed three earned runs on seven hits while striking out seven batters and walking two. Show More Summary
Sitting 11.5 games out of first place in the American League Central Division, the Detroit Tigers had to shake up their roster. After dealing pitcher David Price to the Toronto Blue Jays, they did just that by trading Yoenis Cespedes...Show More Summary
This is not the day to rip the New York Mets. This is the day to praise them. But first... Did you notice what was playing on the Mets' SNY cable network just as the team was announcing its feel-good Yoenis Cespedes trade? I'll give you a hint. Show More Summary
Thursday was a night to forget for A.J. Burnett after the 38-year-old allowed eight runs in 4.1 innings in a 15-5 loss to the Cincinnati Reds. Friday isn't getting much better as a stint on the disabled list awaits the Pittsburgh Pirates...Show More Summary
"A Festivus for the rest of us." It was a classic line in the hit '90s show Seinfeld starring comedian Jerry Seinfeld. For those not familiar with the quote, it became popular in the episode "The Strike." Festivus was a holiday George's...Show More Summary
San Francisco Giants right-hander Tim Hudson will miss some time with a shoulder injury as the team heads into the season's home stretch. Continue for updates. Hudson Going on DL Friday, July 31 According to Andrew Baggarly of CSNBayArea.com,...Show More Summary
New York Yankees fans won't have to wait much longer to see highly touted pitcher Luis Severino make his MLB debut. General manager Brian Cashman announced Friday the 21-year-old will be heading up to the big leagues for his next start,...Show More Summary