Ervin Santana scattered five hits and allowed one run in six innings, and the surging Kansas City Royals took advantage of a sun-splashed Sunday to beat the New York Mets 6-2 and win the three-game interleague series.
Scott Kazmir and three relievers combined on a four-hitter Sunday, and the Cleveland Indians won for the 10th time in their past 11 games, beating the Miami Marlins 2-0.
Curtis Granderson hit a two-run home run, his first since coming off the disabled list, and Ivan Nova dominated the Padres through seven impressive innings to lead the New York Yankees to a 3-0 victory against San Diego on Saturday night.
Alex Rodriguez tries to cut a deal with MLB for a lesser ban, but Jon Heyman says Major League Baseball is expected to suspend Rodriguez through 2014.
David Wright suffered a hamstring injury on Friday night, and on Saturday the Mets placed their captain on the 15-day DL.
A pair of low-level Rockies minor leagues were charged with two counts of first degree rape and could face life in prison.
The Braves welcomed the elder Upton back to the lineup on Saturday, but they lost catcher Gerald Laird to a kidney stone.
Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter will not play against the Padres this weekend due to lingering soreness in his quad and calf.
The 141-year-old \'Boston Globe\' newspaper has been purchased by Red Sox owner John Henry for the bargain price of $70 million.
Jake Peavy allowed four hits in seven-plus innings to lead the Red Sox to a 5-2 victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks on Saturday night, winning his first start since coming to Boston at the trade deadline.
Wil Myers had an RBI single in the bottom of the 10th inning, lifting the Tampa Bay Rays to a 2-1 victory over the San Francisco Giants on Saturday night.
Max Scherzer took a shutout into the eighth inning before being pulled, and the Detroit right-hander became baseball\'s first 16-game winner when the Tigers held on for a 3-0 victory over the punchless Chicago White Sox on Saturday night.
Dan Uggla had a tiebreaking RBI grounder in the 12th, the Atlanta bullpen pitched 5 2-3 scoreless innings and the Braves beat the slumping Philadelphia Phillies 5-4 on Saturday night for their ninth straight win.
Chris Capuano scattered six hits over 6 1/3 innings and the Los Angeles Dodgers set a team record with their 13th straight road win, 3-0 over the Chicago Cubs on Saturday.
Yoenis Cespedes hit a two-run home run to help the Oakland Athletics end the Texas Rangers\' five-game winning streak with a 4-2 victory Saturday.
Pinch-hitter Justin Maxwell homered deep into the left-field seats leading off the 12th inning, and the Kansas City Royals overcame a late blown lead and got back to their winning ways with a 4-3 victory over the New York Mets on Saturday.
Everth Cabrera, facing a 50-game suspension in baseball\'s latest drug scandal, tied his career high with four hits and Logan Forsythe hit one of San Diego\'s three solo homers to lead the Padres to a 7-2 victory over CC Sabathia and the New York Yankees on Friday night.
Suspensions stemming from MLB\'s investigation into Biogenesis are likely to be announced on Monday.
Veteran lefty Barry Zito is headed for some relief work after yet another disappointing start.
Ryan Braun has lost another endorsement deal following his 65-game PED ban as Nike has ended their relationship.