Major League Baseball

Philadelphia Phillies starting pitcher Aaron Nola throws during the first inning of a baseball game against the Toronto Blue Jays, Saturday, May 26, 2018, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Derik Hamilton)
May 26, 2018 - 8:41 pm
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Another stellar performance from their ace and a big homer from their best pinch-hitter have lifted the Philadelphia Phillies to heights they haven't reached in seven years. Aaron Nola took a no-hitter into the seventh inning, Nick Williams hit his third pinch-hit homer of the...
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Milwaukee Brewers' Erik Kratz reacts in the dugout after hitting a home run against the New York Mets during the fifth inning of a baseball game Saturday, May 26, 2018, in Milwaukee. (AP Photo/Jeffrey Phelps)
May 26, 2018 - 8:00 pm
MILWAUKEE (AP) — Erik Kratz homered in his Brewers debut and Jesus Aguilar also hit a home run to lift surging Milwaukee to a 17-6 rout of the New York Mets on Saturday. Christian Yelich had three hits, drove in three runs and scored three times for the NL Central-leading Brewers, who have won...
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Philadelphia Phillies starting pitcher Aaron Nola throws during the first inning of a baseball game against the Toronto Blue Jays, Saturday, May 26, 2018, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Derik Hamilton)
May 26, 2018 - 7:41 pm
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Aaron Nola took a no-hitter into the seventh inning, Nick Williams hit his third pinch-hit homer of the year in the eighth and the Philadelphia Phillies moved into first in the NL East Saturday with a 2-1 win over the Toronto Blue Jays. Nola did not allow a hit until Russell...
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Philadelphia Phillies starting pitcher Aaron Nola throws during the first inning of a baseball game against the Toronto Blue Jays, Saturday, May 26, 2018, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Derik Hamilton)
May 26, 2018 - 6:16 pm
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Aaron Nola of the Philadelphia Phillies is pitching a no-hitter through six innings against the Toronto Blue Jays. Nola has struck out 10 and walked one at Citizens Bank Park. The 24-year-old righty has thrown 88 pitches Saturday. Nola fanned five straight batters before a line...
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Boston Red Sox's Andrew Benintendi watches his two-run triple against the Atlanta Braves during the seventh inning of a baseball game at Fenway Park in Boston, Saturday, May 26, 2018. (AP Photo/Winslow Townson)
May 26, 2018 - 4:59 pm
BOSTON (AP) — Andrew Benintendi homered and drove in three runs, helping the Boston Red Sox beat the Atlanta Braves 8-6 on Saturday. The AL East-leading Red Sox celebrated the return of Dustin Pedroia with their sixth win in seven games. Mitch Moreland had a key two-run double, and knuckleballer...
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May 26, 2018 - 12:46 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Yankees have activated first baseman Greg Bird from the disabled list and sent infielder Ronald Torreyes to Triple-A Scranton. Bird has been sidelined since having right ankle surgery on March 27. Rather than demote one of its eight relief pitchers or first baseman...
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Boston Red Sox second baseman Dustin Pedroia speaks to teammates in the dugout before an interleague baseball game against the Atlanta Braves at Fenway Park, Friday, May 25, 2018, in Boston. Pedroia is making his return after recovering from an injury. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola)
May 26, 2018 - 11:55 am
BOSTON (AP) — Red Sox second baseman Dustin Pedroia's comeback from offseason knee surgery is complete. The 2008 AL MVP and four-time All Star is in Boston's starting lineup for Saturday's interleague game against the Atlanta Braves. The 34-year-old Pedroia admitted to some nervousness in the...
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FILE - In this Oct. 14, 2017, file photo, New York Yankees' Greg Bird fields a grounder by Houston Astros' Brian McCann during the fifth inning of Game 2 of baseball's American League Championship Series in Houston. The Yankees plan to activate Bird from the disabled list before Saturday's game against the Los Angeles Angels, forcing New York to make a difficult roster decision. Bird has been sidelined since right ankle surgery on March 27. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez, File)
May 26, 2018 - 2:01 am
A look at what's happen around the majors today: FLIGHT PLAN The Yankees plan to activate first baseman Greg Bird from the DL before a game against the Angels, forcing New York to make a difficult roster decision. Bird has been sidelined since having right ankle surgery on March 27. New York likely...
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Seattle Mariners starting pitcher James Paxton throws to a Minnesota Twins batter during the first inning of a baseball game Friday, May 25, 2018, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)
May 26, 2018 - 1:32 am
SEATTLE (AP) — James Paxton made one mistake, missing on his location with the only pitch he wanted back from another dominant performance. It made the big Seattle lefty angry — well, at least as angry as Paxton can get. "I think I got a little upset there and started letting it rip a little more...
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Houston Astros' Jose Altuve celebrates after hitting a two-run double off Cleveland Indians relief pitcher Andrew Miller during the eighth inning of a baseball game Friday, May 25, 2018, in Cleveland. (AP Photo/David Dermer)
May 26, 2018 - 12:41 am
CLEVELAND (AP) — The Houston Astros kicked off a late rally Friday night against relief ace Andrew Miller, then put their entire offensive arsenal on display. Jose Altuve tied it with a two-run double off Miller in the eighth and then scored the go-ahead run on Marwin Gonzalez's squeeze bunt, and...
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