Major League Baseball

Los Angeles Angels second baseman Nolan Fontana forces Tampa Bay Rays' Michael Martinez at second base and throws to first in time to turn a double play on Derek Norris during the fifth inning of a baseball game, Monday, May 22, 2017, in St. Petersburg, Fla. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)
May 23, 2017 - 1:41 am
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Nolan Fontana was called safe and then out on the same play by the same umpire — without a replay review. Welcome to the majors, kid. Nothing is certain. Making his major league debut for the Los Angeles Angels, Fontana was initially ruled safe by second base umpire...
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Atlanta Braves first baseman Matt Adams (18) follows through on a two-run home run in the fifth inning of a baseball game against the Pittsburgh Pirates, Monday, May 22, 2017, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/John Bazemore)
May 23, 2017 - 12:49 am
ATLANTA (AP) — Matt Adams' first home run with the Braves came down near the right-field restaurant that had been the landing spot for a few of Freddie Freeman's long balls this season. Adams was quick to say he's not staking any claim to Freeman's territory — in the stands or on the field. The...
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Atlanta Braves first baseman Matt Adams (18) follows through on a two-run home run in the fifth inning of a baseball game against the Pittsburgh Pirates, Monday, May 22, 2017, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/John Bazemore)
May 22, 2017 - 11:25 pm
ATLANTA (AP) — Matt Adams hit a two-run homer in his second start since being traded to Atlanta, Ender Inciarte had a career-high five hits and the Braves beat Gerrit Cole and the Pittsburgh Pirates 5-2 on Monday night. Brandon Phillips also homered for the Braves, who have won eight of 11. Adams...
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Baltimore Orioles' Seth Smith, left, and J.J. Hardy greet teammate Adam Jones after scoring on his three-run home run in the second inning of a baseball game against the Minnesota Twins in Baltimore, Monday, May 22, 2017. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)
May 22, 2017 - 10:44 pm
BALTIMORE (AP) — Max Kepler homered and drove in four runs, Miguel Sano and Jorge Polanco each had a career-high four hits and the Minnesota Twins roared back to beat the Baltimore Orioles 14-7 Monday night. Minnesota trailed 5-0 in the second inning and 6-2 entering the fifth before cranking up...
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New York Yankees right fielder Aaron Judge (99) makes a diving catch on a fly-out by Tampa Bay Rays' Evan Longoria during the sixth inning of a baseball game Sunday, May 21, 2017, in St. Petersburg, Fla. Judge turned a double play against Rays' Corey Dickerson. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)
May 21, 2017 - 5:05 pm
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Brett Gardner hit his eighth home run, one more than this 2016 total, and CC Sabathia won consecutive starts for the first time in nearly a year to help the New York Yankees beat the Tampa Bay Rays 3-2 Sunday and avoid a three-game sweep. Rookie Aaron Judge made a full...
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Tampa Bay Rays' Corey Dickerson holds his bat after being hit with a pitch from New York Yankees' Tommy Layne during the fifth inning of a baseball game, Saturday, May 20, 2017, in St. Petersburg, Fla. Catching for the Yankees is Gary Sanchez. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)
May 21, 2017 - 3:12 am
A look at what's happening all around the majors today: ___ WELCOME First baseman Matt Adams is expected to join the Braves in time for their game at SunTrust Park against Washington. Atlanta acquired Adams this weekend from St. Louis, hoping he can help fill the void left by injured star Freddie...
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New York Mets manager Terry Collins, center, changes pitchers during the fifth inning of a baseball game against the Los Angeles Angels, Saturday, May 20, 2017, at Citi Field in New York. (AP Photo/Bill Kostroun)
May 21, 2017 - 2:03 am
NEW YORK (AP) — A milestone night for the New York Mets nearly turned into a miserable one. Jose Reyes had three instrumental hits, including the 2,000th of his career, and manager Terry Collins made just the right moves as the Mets held off the Los Angeles Angels 7-5 on Saturday. New York gave up...
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Tampa Bay Rays' Corey Dickerson holds his bat after being hit with a pitch from New York Yankees' Tommy Layne during the fifth inning of a baseball game, Saturday, May 20, 2017, in St. Petersburg, Fla. Catching for the Yankees is Gary Sanchez. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)
May 20, 2017 - 9:32 pm
A look at what's happening all around the majors Sunday: ___ WELCOME First baseman Matt Adams is expected to join the Braves in time for their game at SunTrust Park against Washington. Atlanta acquired Adams this weekend from St. Louis, hoping he can help fill the void left by injured star Freddie...
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May 20, 2017 - 8:53 pm
ST. LOUIS (AP) — The Atlanta Braves have found their fill-in for injured star Freddie Freeman. On Saturday, the Braves acquired first baseman Matt Adams and cash from the St. Louis Cardinals for minor league infielder Juan Yepez. The deal came three days after the Braves lost Freeman to a broken...
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May 20, 2017 - 7:25 pm
ST. LOUIS (AP) — The Atlanta Braves acquired first baseman Matt Adams from St. Louis on Saturday in an attempt to help fill the void left by injured star Freddie Freeman. The Cardinals sent Adams and cash to Atlanta for minor league infielder Juan Yepez. The deal came three days after the Braves...
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