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McCann homers twice, Braves with 5th straight

ATLANTA (AP) — Brian McCann hit one of four Atlanta homers in the second inning and took Pirates starter Chris Archer deep again with a tiebreaking, three-run shot in the sixth to help the Braves beat...

McCann homers twice, Braves with 5th straight

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McCann delivers 2-run single, Braves win 8th straight ATLANTA (AP) — Brian McCann capped Atlanta’s three-run ninth inning with a two-run single off Héctor Neris, and the Braves beat the Philadelphia Phillies 9-8 on Friday night for their eighth straight win. Atlanta improved to 23-9 since May 10 and opened a 2 1/2-game lead over Philadelphia in t...
15:00 2019-06-15

McCann’s bases-loaded walk lifts Braves past Cardinals in 10 ST. LOUIS (AP) — Brian McCann drew a bases-loaded walk in the 10th inning and the Atlanta Braves rallied for a 4-3 win over the St. Louis Cardinals on Sunday night. Atlanta, which scored three runs in the ninth to tie it, has won 12 of 16 and captured its fifth successive series by winning two of th...
08:13 2019-05-27

Swanson homers twice as Braves beat Cardinals 5-2 ST. LOUIS (AP) — Dansby Swanson homered twice and Freddie Freeman also connected, helping Mike Foltynewicz and the Atlanta Braves beat the St. Louis Cardinals 5-2 on Friday night. Swanson drove Miles Mikolas’ first pitch of the sixth inning over the wall in left, giving Atlanta a 2-1 lead. Fre...
06:52 2019-05-25

Swanson homers in 8th, Braves rally past Nationals 13-9 WASHINGTON (AP) — Dansby Swanson hit a tie-breaking three-run homer in the eighth inning, Freddie Freeman drove in five runs and the Atlanta Braves rallied from a four-run deficit against Washington’s beleaguered bullpen and beat the Nationals 13-9 on Saturday night. Atlanta has won 12 of its ...
08:00 2019-06-23

Gyorko homers as Cardinals rally past Braves 6-3 ST. LOUIS (AP) — Pinch hitter Jedd Gyorko connected for a three-run homer during St. Louis’ four-run eighth inning, helping the Cardinals top the Atlanta Braves 6-3 on Saturday night. Paul Goldschmidt and Matt Carpenter each had three hits as St. Louis improved to 7-15 in May. The Cardinals (2...
09:26 2019-05-26

Goodrum’s 2 homers, 5 hits lead Tigers past Braves 8-2 ATLANTA (AP) — Niko Goodrum homered twice and had a career-high five hits, Nicholas Castellanos and Grayson Greiner also went deep, and the Detroit Tigers romped to an 8-2 victory over the Atlanta Braves on Friday night. Spencer Turnbull pitched into the seventh inning, allowing just five hits and o...
05:13 2019-06-01

Acuña homers, shines defensively, Braves beat Mets 5-3 Ronald Acuña Jr. homered and threw out a runner at the plate to back Max Fried's fifth straight win, leading the Atlanta Braves past the New York Mets 5-3 on a sweltering Tuesday night at SunTrust Park       ...
07:52 2019-08-14

Braves’ Mike Soroka Beats the Mets for 8th Straight Win The 21-year-old Soroka’s winning streak is the longest in the majors by a pitcher under 22 since Dontrelle Willis won the same number for the 2003 Florida Marlins....
07:26 2019-06-18

Kepler homers in five straight at-bats vs. Bauer Max Kepler connected for home runs his first two times up Saturday night against Trevor Bauer, giving the Minnesota outfielder five homers in his past five at-bats against the Cleveland right-hander....
07:52 2019-07-14

Watch: Nationals hit four straight homers in win over Padres The Washington Nationals hit four consecutive home runs for the second time in three years in Sunday's 5-2 victory over the San Diego Padres at Petco Park....
19:52 2019-06-10

Nationals hit 4 straight homers in 8th to stun Padres 5-2 SAN DIEGO (AP) — Howie Kendrick, Trea Turner, Adam Eaton and Anthony Rendon hit consecutive home runs off Craig Stammen with one out in the eighth inning and Stephen Strasburg beat his hometown team again as the Washington Nationals defeated the San Diego Padres 5-2 Sunday. The Nationals became the ...
03:00 2019-06-10

Soroka wins 8th straight decision, Braves mash Mets ATLANTA (AP) — Mike Soroka won his eighth straight decision, Ozzie Albies homered and drove in four runs, and the surging Atlanta Braves beat the New York Mets 12-3 on Monday night. Nick Markakis hit a tiebreaking, two-run single in the fifth inning as the NL East-leading Braves improved to 13-3 in ...
05:00 2019-06-18

Soroka wins 6th straight decision, Braves beat Tigers ATLANTA (AP) — Mike Soroka won his sixth straight decision and showed some baserunning flair, Freddie Freeman and Austin Riley each hit a two-run homer, and the Atlanta Braves snapped a three-game skid with a 10-5 victory over the Detroit Tigers on Saturday. Soroka (6-1) scuffled a bit, at least com...
01:26 2019-06-02

Cano homers in 2nd straight game, Mets top Marlins 6-2 Robinson Cano homered for the second consecutive game to help lead the New York Mets to a 6-2 win over the Miami Marlins.       ...
23:39 2019-07-14

Cruz homers in 4th straight game, Twins trounce Tigers 12-2 DETROIT (AP) — Nelson Cruz homered for the fourth straight game and the Minnesota Twins connected four times in all Sunday to rout the Detroit Tigers 12-2. Miguel Sano, Byron Buxton and Eddie Rosario also connected for the Twins. Minnesota hit eight homers while winning two of three in Detroit. The ...
23:26 2019-06-09

McCann grand slam in 8th powers White Sox past Astros 13-9 James McCann hit a tiebreaking grand slam in the eighth inning and the Chicago White Sox outlasted the Houston Astros 13-9 to win the season series from the runaway AL West leaders       ...
03:26 2019-08-15

Glamour-challenged Midtown corridor gets boost with McCann deal In a big shot in the arm for a glamour-challenged Midtown corridor, Interpublic Group (IPG) just signed a huge lease renewal for its flagship agency McCann Worldgroup at Charles S. Cohen’s 622 Third Ave. The 15-year extension of the firm’s lease beyond its 2021 expiration is for 450,000 square feet ...
09:52 2019-06-04

Red hot up-and-comers Archie Sharp and Dennis McCann show the future of British boxing is as fun as it is flashy Queensberry Promotions Archie Sharp, a super featherweight contender, and Dennis McCann, a two-fight bantamweight novice, showed that the future of British boxing is in good hands. Sharp showboated his way to a unanimous decision win in his WBO European title bout against the tattooed Scotsman, Jor...
04:39 2019-07-14

Reds vs. Braves: Take the Under Julio Teheran’s 6-7 record for the Atlanta Braves on the surface may not look impressive, but since the beginning of May he has been one of the league’s top pitchers and will be on the mound against the Reds on Sunday. In 14 of Teheran’s past 16 starts, he has given up two earned runs......
20:52 2019-08-04

Brewers hang on for 5-4 win over Braves Josh Hader struck out Ozzie Albies with two outs in the ninth to preserve the Milwaukee Brewers' 5-4 win over the Atlanta Braves.       ...
09:13 2019-07-18

Why under-the-radar Braves can be a profitable play Should baseball fans and bettors be taking the Braves more seriously? The reigning National League East champs close out a series with the St. Louis Cardinals in this week’s edition of “Sunday Night Baseball” (ESPN, 7 p.m.). Though it’s generally assumed last season’s other division winners in the S...
21:26 2019-05-26

Riley HR ties it in 9th, Braves top Bucs in 11 for 6 in row ATLANTA (AP) — Austin Riley tied the game with a solo homer in the ninth inning and scored the winning run on Ozzie Albies’ double off Michael Feliz in the 11th, leading the Atlanta Braves past the Pittsburgh Pirates 8-7 for their sixth straight victory Wednesday night. The Braves (39-29) took...
08:26 2019-06-13

MLB roundup: Keuchel earns first win with Braves Nick Markakis hit a three-run homer, Brian McCann had a solo shot, and the Atlanta Braves held on for a 5-3 win over the host Chicago Cubs on Wednesday night....
19:00 2019-06-27

Braves vs. Marlins: Take the Under in this pitchers’ duel The Braves and Marlins have seen a lot of their young starting pitchers take a quantum leap forward this season, and each will have one on display Sunday (1:10 p.m.). Miami’s Pablo Lopez has been issuing just 2.3 walks per nine innings. Since a shelling from the Mets on May 10, when he allowed 10......
15:13 2019-06-09

Braves top Tigers 7-4, 1st home series win vs AL since ’16 ATLANTA (AP) — Dansby Swanson homered, drove in three runs and scored the tiebreaker on Freddie Freeman’s double in the eighth inning as the Atlanta Braves beat the Detroit Tigers 7-4 on Sunday. Atlanta took two of three from the Tigers for its first home interleague series win since also winn...
02:13 2019-06-03

Musgrove pitches into 9th, Pirates top Braves 7-4 Joe Musgrove gave Pittsburgh's beleaguered bullpen a welcome break, pitching into the ninth inning for the first time in his career as the Pirates beat the Atlanta Braves 7-4 in a game delayed more than two hours by rain        ...
07:00 2019-06-06

Hey, Look At That, Dallas Keuchel Has Landed With The Braves Former Astros ace Dallas Keuchel was the last man standing from the grueling free agency winter of hell that followed the 2018 season. Craig Kimbrel, the other glaringly overqualified but evidently unemployable pitcher, landed with the Cubs Wednesday night; Thursday night, at last, Keuchel scored a ...
12:13 2019-06-07

AP source: Keuchel, Braves near 1-year deal for about $13M NEW YORK (AP) — A person familiar with the negotiations tells The Associated Press that free agent pitcher Dallas Keuchel and the Atlanta Braves are near agreement on a one-year contract that would pay the 2015 AL Cy Young Award winner about $13 million. The person spoke on condition of anonymity Th...
07:00 2019-06-07

Mets vs. Braves: Mike Soroka is right guy to keep hot streak going The name Zack Wheeler may resonate with casual baseball fans more than that of Mike Soroka, but the Braves’ Soroka has been by far the better starting pitcher. Soroka has allowed more than one earned run in two of his 11 starts this season while giving up two home runs over the course of 70......
01:26 2019-06-18

Dallas Keuchel lets one get away in Braves debut WASHINGTON — Dallas Keuchel enjoyed being back on the mound after than a longer-than-expected wait between major league starts. He would have been happier if a three-run lead hadn’t slipped away. Keuchel labored through five innings in his Atlanta debut, coughing up that 3-0 lead as the Braves...
13:13 2019-06-22

Riley, Donaldson hit 3-run HRs as Braves beat Pirates 12-5 PITTSBURGH (AP) — Austin Riley and Josh Donaldson hit three-run home runs in consecutive innings, and the Atlanta Braves rallied for 12-5 win over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Tuesday night. Freddie Freeman added a two-run homer, his 15th, in a three-run ninth inning that sealed the Braves third straig...
06:26 2019-06-05

Braves vs. Tigers: Mike Foltynewicz will keep his mojo Who better than NFL Hall of Famer and TV personality Terry Bradshaw to put the exclamation point on the month of May? Bradshaw, at an appearance to promote Fox’s football coverage, said he was cut from the show “The Masked Singer” by comedic actor Ken Jeong whom he referred to as “that little short ...
01:00 2019-06-01

Teheran again excels, Braves blank Marlins 1-0 Julio Teheran pitched six sharp innings, rookie Austin Riley scored the only run and the Atlanta Braves edged the Miami Marlins 1-0       ...
03:26 2019-06-09

Mike Foltynewicz gives up 2 more HR, Pirates beat Braves 6-1 PITTSBURGH (AP) — Mike Foltynewicz allowed consecutive home runs to Colin Moran and Gregory Polanco in the second inning of a 6-1 loss to the Pittsburgh Pirates on Thursday, a subpar outing that may give the Atlanta Braves added reason to pursue free agent Dallas Keuchel. Foltynewicz (1-5) has allow...
23:13 2019-06-06

Nationals vs. Braves: Take Patrick Corbin and Washington Should I stay or should I go? Another tough spot for Mayor de Blasio this weekend. At the same time his presidential campaign heats up, the heat index in New York will be in the 105-110 degree range. With power outages expected, de Blasio surely wants to be anywhere but here while ordering a full......
22:13 2019-07-19

Feinsand: Braves are “frontrunners” for Dallas Keuchel The Yankees now appear to be trailing in the sweepstakes for former AL Cy Young Dallas Keuchel, according to MLB.com’s Mark Feinsand. According to a source, the Braves have emerged as frontrunners to sign Dallas Keuchel. Yankees remain in the mix, but Atlanta appears to be making a push. &mda...
20:39 2019-06-07

Strasburg strikes out 11, Nationals hold off Braves 5-4 ATLANTA (AP) — Stephen Strasburg matched his season high with 11 strikeouts in seven innings and the Washington Nationals took the lead on three straight walks to beat the Atlanta Braves 5-4 on Tuesday night. Howie Kendrick had three hits, including his ninth homer, and scored two runs for Washingto...
06:00 2019-05-29

Giants score three in ninth to beat Braves 4-3 SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Joe Panik hit a game-ending two-run single off Atlanta closer Luke Jackson with two outs in the ninth to lift the San Francisco Giants to a 4-3 win over the Atlanta Braves on Tuesday night. Brandon Crawford began the comeback with a one-out single. After Steven Duggar struck out...
08:00 2019-05-22

MLB roundup: Donaldson's HR lifts Braves over Nats in 10 Josh Donaldson hit a solo home run with one out in the top of the 10th inning to lead the Atlanta Braves over the Washington Nationals 5-4 on Wednesday....
08:13 2019-08-01

Keuchel, Braves reach 1-year deal for about $13M Free agent pitcher Dallas Keuchel and the Atlanta Braves have agreed to a one-year contract that would pay the 2015 AL Cy Young Award winner about $13 million, a person familiar with the negotiations told The Associated Press....
23:13 2019-06-07

Braves top Tigers 7-4, 1st home series win vs AL since '16 Dansby Swanson homered, drove in three runs and scored the tiebreaker on Freddie Freeman's double in the eighth inning as the Atlanta Braves beat the Detroit Tigers 7-4        ...
00:52 2019-06-03

Braves have what it takes to stick atop NL East Before the 2019 baseball season began, betting markets had posted regular-season win totals of 86¹/₂ for the Atlanta Braves, and 85¹/₂ for the New York Mets. Both were supposed to finish behind the Phillies in a tightly contested NL East, who were up on the board at 89¹/₂. What a race it would be. H...
20:39 2019-06-30

Braves reliever Swarzak on IL with shoulder inflammation NEW YORK (AP) — Atlanta Braves reliever Anthony Swarzak has been placed on the 10-day injured list with inflammation in his pitching shoulder, a significant blow to the bullpen for the NL East leaders. The team hopes Swarzak will be ready to return immediately after the All-Star break on July 12. Th...
02:00 2019-07-01

Sources: Braves add closer Greene, Melancon The Braves have bolstered their bullpen by acquiring All-Star closer Shane Greene from the Tigers and Mark Melancon from the Giants, ESPN's Buster Olney reports....
23:26 2019-07-31

MLB roundup: Pinch-hit HR lifts Braves over Nats in 10 Johan Camargo hit a two-run, pinch-hit homer in the top of the 10th inning to give the Atlanta Braves a 4-3 win over the host Washington Nationals on Sunday....
09:39 2019-06-24

Dodgers rip 4 homers in 6-3 win over Phillies Max Muncy, Joc Pederson, Corey Seager and Enriquè Hernàndez homered, powering the Los Angeles Dodgers to a 6-3 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies in the opener of a series matching the National League's two best teams        ...
08:00 2019-06-01

Narváez homers in Mariners’ 9-2 win over A’s OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Omar Narváez hit a two-run homer, J.P. Crawford drove in three runs after coming off the injured list earlier in the day, and the Seattle Mariners beat the Oakland Athletics 9-2 on Friday night. Narváez finished with three hits and scored three times. Mallex Smith also homered...
15:00 2019-06-15

Donaldson, Acuna Jr. homer in Braves' 5-3 win vs Padres Josh Donaldson homered twice and drove in four runs, Ronald Acuna Jr. had a 455-foot shot and Dallas Keuchel pitched seven strong innings to lead the NL East-leading Atlanta Braves to a 5-3 victory against the San Diego Padres       ...
11:01 2019-07-13

Stephen Strasburg's Mighty Batsmanship Overwhelms The Braves Stephen Strasburg pitched five-plus innings Thursday night in the first game of an important four-game series in Atlanta against the NL East-leading Braves. It was a solid outing, especially considering the competition: Strasburg struck out seven and allowed three earned runs, and got the win, in la...
06:13 2019-07-19

Donaldson wins rematch with Musgrove, Braves top Pirates 6-5 ATLANTA (AP) — Josh Donaldson drove in the tie-breaking run in Atlanta’s five-run fifth inning to win his rematch with Joe Musgrove, and the Braves beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 6-5 on Thursday to complete a four-game sweep. The Braves have won seven straight to pass Philadelphia for the NL East...
23:39 2019-06-13

Braves vs. Mets: Zack Wheeler can cool off Hotlanta What?! Recent report states Arizona Green Tea with Ginseng contains … ready? … no ginseng. Jussie Smollet and Lori Loughlin are calling for a full investigation into the scam. Cold Mets head to Hotlanta after taking one of four at home from the Cardinals. And they were lucky to win that ...
01:26 2019-06-18

Braves pitcher Keuchel preps for season debut Atlanta Braves pitcher Dallas Keuchel talks about his second minor league outing in preparation for his MLB debut (jUNE 15)       ...
04:52 2019-06-18

Braves’ Keuchel allows 3 runs in 7 innings in Double-A game PEARL, Miss. (AP) — Dallas Keuchel’s second start in the minors since signing with the Atlanta Braves was a little more of a struggle than his first. The 31-year-old left-hander gave up three runs and 11 hits over seven innings for Double-A Mississippi of the Southern League on Saturday. He st...
05:52 2019-06-16

Braves vs. Brewers: Dallas Keuchel’s resurgence will continue Emmy nominations are in. As expected “Game of Thrones” topped the list, nominated 32 times. Both Rachel Maddow and Sean Hannity failed to make the cut for their comedy hours. but Marie Kondo was nominated for “Tidying Up.” a reality show designed to help people clean up huge messes. Suits at Citi Fi...
16:52 2019-07-17

Braves recall Minter, put him back in closer's mix The Atlanta Braves have recalled A.J. Minter from Triple-A Gwinnett and will give the left-hander a chance to reclaim the closer's job he lost early last month       ...
02:26 2019-06-12

Braves reach a one-year deal with Dallas Keuchel Dallas Keuchel finally has a new team, but it’s not the Yankees. The Braves have agreed to terms with the left-hander Keuchel, The Post’s Joel Sherman confirmed. The contract is for one year, $13 million and his first start is scheduled for Saturday with Triple-A Gwinnett, according to Y...
07:13 2019-06-07

Keuchel to join Braves soon, will start Saturday in Triple-A MIAMI (AP) — Left-hander Dallas Keuchel says he doesn’t expect to need much time tuning up in the minors before he joins his new team, the Atlanta Braves. The team confirmed Friday night that the 2015 American League Cy Young Award winner had agreed to a one-year contract. He’s scheduled...
11:39 2019-06-08

With a Lift From Jacob deGrom, the Mets Trounce the Braves DeGrom took a shutout into the ninth inning, and Pete Alonso homered to highlight the first four-hit game of his career as the Mets routed the first-place Atlanta Braves, 10-2....
08:26 2019-06-19

Freeman, Soroka lift Braves to 4-1 win, sweep of Padres Freddie Freeman hit a three-run homer in the eighth inning and All-Star rookie Mike Soroka struck out a career-high nine to win his 10th straight decision for the Atlanta Braves, who beat the San Diego Padres 4-1 Sunday for a three-game sweep       ...
03:52 2019-07-15

Braves send 2018 All-Star RHP Foltynewicz to minors WASHINGTON (AP) — The Atlanta Braves have sent 2018 All-Star pitcher Mike Foltynewicz to the minor leagues following another ineffective start. Foltynewicz (2-5, 6.37 ERA) was optioned to Triple-A Gwinnet on Sunday after giving up eight runs in four innings to Washington less than 24 hours earlier. ...
23:13 2019-06-23

The Mets Are on Fire. The Braves Are Watching From a Safe Distance. Mets G.M. Brodie Van Wagenen challenged the N.L. East before this season, but all year his team has been chasing Atlanta, the division’s patient standard-bearers....
04:13 2019-08-14

Keuchel labors through Atlanta debut, Nats nip Braves 4-3 WASHINGTON (AP) — Dallas Keuchel labored through five innings in his Atlanta debut, coughing up a 3-0 lead as the Braves lost 4-3 to the Washington Nationals on Friday night. Keuchel signed a one-year, $13 million contract on July 7 with the NL East-leading Braves, who hope he can help lead them to ...
08:26 2019-06-22

Craig Kimbrel on Cubs roster vs former Braves team CHICAGO (AP) — New Chicago Cubs closer Craig Kimbrel is available to pitch against his former Atlanta Braves team. Kimbrel, a seven-time All-Star, was recalled from Triple-A Iowa before the afternoon series finale between the NL Central and East leaders. The Cubs announced the move after their 5-3 l...
20:13 2019-06-27

Pirates’ Musgrove, Braves’ Donaldson tossed after skirmish ATLANTA (AP) — Pittsburgh right-hander Joe Musgrove and Atlanta third baseman Josh Donaldson have been ejected for triggering a benches-clearing confrontation. Pirates manager Clint Hurdle also was ejected by home-plate umpire Brian Gorman for arguing the decision to toss Musgrove. With two outs in ...
03:26 2019-06-11

Mets End 7-Game Losing Streak With a Rally Against the Braves The Mets erased a deficit in the eighth inning with a solo home run by Todd Frazier, a two-run line drive by Jeff McNeil and a two-run double by Pete Alonso....
06:39 2019-07-01

In Portugal, a man braves dangerous cliffs to clean-up the coast Every week, carrying a large bag to collect marine litter, sea-lover Miguel Lacerda climbs up and down dangerous 140-metre-high cliffs, dedicating himself to cleaning up Portugal's rocky coast....
17:00 2019-05-24

Riley caps rally as Braves spoil Mets’ big day with 5-4 win NEW YORK (AP) — Nick Markakis and Austin Riley hit consecutive solo homers to give Atlanta the lead in the eighth inning, and the Braves spoiled the New York Mets’ feel-good Saturday by rallying for a 5-4 win. Braves closer Luke Jackson stranded runners at second and third in the ninth for his...
05:39 2019-06-30

Ex-Met Adeiny Hechavarria stays in NL East with rival Braves Adeiny Hechavarria has a new home, and it’s with a rival. The veteran infielder, who was released by the Mets last week following the signing of Joe Panik, was signed Friday by the Braves. Hechavarria was cut one day before a scheduled $1 million roster bonus was set to go into effect. He hit ...
22:39 2019-08-16

Mets vs. Braves: Max Fried is going to lead Atlanta to sweep Devils forward Jack Hughes, selected No. 1 in the draft, seems to be a couple of sandwiches short of an NHL player. Top pick, tipping the scales at 170 pounds, is a picky eater, so the Devils will bring in healthy eating expert Joey Chestnut. And once again Bartolo Colon has been left on the......
22:26 2019-06-30

Mets' McNeil goes down with hamstring in loss to Braves New York Mets' All-Star Jeff McNeil goes down in the ninth inning with hamstring injury while running to first in a 5-3 loss to the Atlanta Braves       ...
07:52 2019-08-14

Braves place Newcomb on 7-day concussion injured list ATLANTA (AP) — Braves pitcher Sean Newcomb has been placed on the seven-day injured list for players with concussion symptoms, four days after he was hit on the back of the head by a line drive. Atlanta manager Brian Snitker said Wednesday that Newcomb felt uncomfortable after a light workout. ̶...
02:26 2019-06-20

Soldier braves rain to honor fallen comrades When a severe storm swept through the Washington area before the start of Memorial Day weekend, it didn't stop the 3rd US Infantry Regiment from placing flags at the graves of fallen soldiers, including at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier....
04:26 2019-05-27

Tellez homers twice as Jays dump Red Sox 10-3 Marcus Stroman has been saddled with little run support in most of his starts this season. Rowdy Tellez made sure that wasn't the case Tuesday night....
07:01 2019-05-22

Kipnis homers twice in Indians’ 10-4 win over Rangers ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Jason Kipnis hit two home runs, going back-to-back with Roberto Pérez during a five-run first inning, and the Cleveland Indians beat the Texas Rangers 10-4 on Wednesday night. The Indians have won 10 of their last 14 games. They have hit nine home runs in winning two of the f...
06:26 2019-06-20

Tatis Jr. homers twice as Padres top Dodgers 5-3 Fernando Tatis Jr. homered twice and had four RBIs and Manuel Margot also homered Sunday and the San Diego Padres rolled into the All-Star break on a three-game winning streak after a 5-3 victory over the Los Angeles Dodgers.       ...
04:26 2019-07-08

Dodgers outslug Cubs with 4 homers to win 7-3 LOS ANGELES (AP) — Cody Bellinger, Max Muncy and David Freese hit two-run homers to back Clayton Kershaw as the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Chicago Cubs 7-3 Thursday night in the opener of a four-game series. The NL West-leading Dodgers rallied from a 3-0 deficit after Kyle Schwarber and Kris Bryan...
10:52 2019-06-14

Bellinger hits 41st homer, Dodgers beat Braves 8-3 Cody Bellinger hit his 41st home run, Max Muncy and Justin Turner connected against reliever Sean Newcomb in the seventh inning, and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Atlanta Braves 8-3 in a matchup of NL division leaders       ...
09:00 2019-08-17

Watch: Josh Donaldson among 3 ejected in Braves-Pirates brawl Atlanta Braves third baseman Josh Donaldson was one of three people ejected after a bench-clearing brawl during the first inning of Atlanta's 13-7 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates at SunTrust Park on Monday night....
23:26 2019-06-11

Kimbrel closes out debut with Rizzo’s help, Cubs beat Braves CHICAGO (AP) — Craig Kimbrel dodged trouble for a save in his season debut when new teammate Anthony Rizzo dived into first base for the final out, and the Chicago Cubs rallied from five runs down to beat the Atlanta Braves 9-7 on Thursday. Called up from Triple-A earlier in the day, Kimbrel struck ...
01:52 2019-06-28

Fire extinguisher damaged in anger creates mess for Braves The mess in the Atlanta Braves clubhouse made by a punctured fire extinguisher has been cleaned up before Sunday's series finale at Miami       ...
18:52 2019-08-11

Josh Donaldson plunking sparks Braves-Pirates chaos ATLANTA — Pittsburgh right-hander Joe Musgrove and Atlanta third baseman Josh Donaldson have been ejected for triggering a benches-clearing confrontation. Pirates manager Clint Hurdle also was ejected by home-plate umpire Brian Gorman for arguing the decision to toss Musgrove. With two outs in the f...
02:52 2019-06-11

Donaldson's 9th-inning single lifts Braves over Nats 4-3 Josh Donaldson's bases-loaded single off Fernando Rodney in the ninth inning lifted the Atlanta Braves over the Washington Nationals 4-3 after Luke Jackson allowed a tying, two-run homer to Victor Robles in the top half       ...
07:00 2019-07-20

DeGrom, Alonso lead Mets to a 10-2 rout of 1st-place Braves ATLANTA (AP) — Jacob deGrom took a shutout into the ninth inning, Pete Alonso homered to highlight the first four-hit game of his young career, and the New York Mets routed the first-place Atlanta Braves 10-2 on Tuesday night. Bouncing back from an ugly 12-3 loss in the series opener, the Mets pound...
04:52 2019-06-19

Gausman makes strong return from IL as Braves beat Nats 7-1 Kevin Gausman pitched into the eighth inning after missing more than a month with a foot injury, Josh Donaldson and Ronald Acuña Jr. homered, and the Atlanta Braves beat the Washington Nationals 7-1 to protect their NL East lead       ...
06:39 2019-07-22

Braves' Snitker selected to NL All-Star coaching staff Los Angeles Dodgers manager Dave Roberts has selected Atlanta Braves manager Brian Snitker to the National League's All-Star coaching staff       ...
04:00 2019-06-08

Billie Eilish braves rain for haunting rooftop show in NYC There are some concerts, some moments, that you just can’t miss. And seeing Billie Eilish — in her first New York show since the 17-year-old alt-pop singer became the teen sensation of 2019 with her debut album, “When We All Fall Asleep, Where Do We Go?” — was one of them. Even the persistent rain.....
14:39 2019-06-19

Pinch-hit HR by Camargo in 10th carries Braves past Nats 4-3 WASHINGTON (AP) — Johan Camargo delivered a two-run, pinch-hit homer in the 10th inning, and the Atlanta Braves beat the Washington Nationals 4-3 Sunday to win their fifth straight series. Overcoming an injury to standout rookie starting pitcher Mike Soroka, the Braves used the long ball and their b...
23:13 2019-06-23

Donaldson hits go-ahead homer in 6th, Braves beat Mets 7-2 ATLANTA (AP) — Josh Donaldson hit a tiebreaking, two-run homer in the sixth inning, Freddie Freeman launched an early two-run shot and the Atlanta Braves beat the New York Mets 7-2 on Wednesday night. The NL East-leading Braves are 14-4 in June, best in the majors. They top the big leagues in runs, ...
04:52 2019-06-20

Watch: Braves beat Cardinals on bases-loaded walk The Atlanta Braves managed to beat the St. Louis Cardinals with a bases-loaded walk in the top of the 10th inning, claiming a 4-3 win in their series finale....
19:52 2019-05-27

Braves’ Keuchel sharp in 1st minor league game, 7 scoreless ROME, Ga. (AP) — Dallas Keuchel dominated in his first minor league game since signing with the Atlanta Braves, pitching one-hit ball for seven scoreless innings for Class A Rome on Monday night. Keuchel, the 2015 AL Cy Young Award winner, struck out nine against Charleston in the South Atlantic Lea...
06:52 2019-06-11

Watch: Bryce Harper gets 200th homer, 1,000th hit vs. Braves Bryce Harper accomplished two career feats in one swing during a Philadelphia Phillies loss to the Atlanta Braves, hitting his 200th home run and collecting hit No. 1,000....
21:52 2019-07-04

MLB roundup: Brewers’ Arcia homers twice in win over Pirates Orlando Arcia hit his second two-run homer of the game in the 13th inning to give the visiting Milwaukee Brewers a 12-10 win over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Saturday....
17:13 2019-06-02

Olson homers twice, leads Athletics over Angels 7-2 ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Matt Olson hit two home runs, Mike Fiers remained unbeaten in his last 10 starts and the Oakland Athletics defeated the Los Angeles Angels 7-2 Friday night. It is Olson’s first multihomer game this season and the fifth of his career. He had Oakland’s first hit with...
07:52 2019-06-29

Yankees hit four homers to beat Orioles in Game 1 Didi Gregorius and Gleyber Torres hit early homers as the New York Yankees went deep two more times against the Baltimore Orioles in an 8-5 victory Monday afternoon in the opener of a day-night doubleheader at Yankee Stadium....
03:13 2019-08-13

Turner homers again as Nationals beat White Sox 12-1 CHICAGO (AP) — Trea Turner’s big game got overshadowed a bit by another scary moment involving a fan hit by a foul ball. Turner homered in the second straight game, Anibal Sanchez pitched into the seventh and the Washington Nationals beat the Chicago White Sox 12-1 on Monday night. But there w...
06:52 2019-06-11

Machado homers to back Lucchesi in Padres’ 2-0 win SAN DIEGO (AP) — Manny Machado homered and doubled a few hours after appealing a one-game suspension handed down by MLB, and left-hander Joey Lucchesi threw seven brilliant innings in a combined four-hitter to lead the San Diego Padres over the Milwaukee Brewers 2-0 Monday night. Machado was suspend...
10:13 2019-06-18

Yankees Greet Padres Rookie With Two Homers Right Off the Bat It was the 10th time in franchise history the Yankees began a game with back-to-back homers, and they came off Chris Paddack, who entered the game with a 1.93 E.R.A....
16:13 2019-05-30

MLB roundup: Yaz belts three homers in Giants' 11-inning win Mike Yastrzemski hit three home runs, including a solo shot on the first pitch of the 11th inning, as the San Francisco Giants outlasted the Arizona Diamondbacks 10-9 Friday night in Phoenix in a wild game that featured 12 homers....
17:26 2019-08-17

Jeff McNeil may add new nickname as homers keep coming PITTSBURGH — Pete Alonso was running around with a Jeff McHits T-shirt on the other day. When asked about McNeil’s prowess against the Pirates after Sunday’s 13-2 wipeout by the Mets at PNC Park, Alonso smiled and offered some other T-shirt suggestions of his own for McNeil, telling The Post, “They ...
10:00 2019-08-05

Morgensen homers twice, powers FAU past Mercer 10-6 ATHENS, Ga. (AP) — Bobby Morgensen homered twice and drove in five runs, powering Florida Atlantic to a 10-6 win over Mercer on Saturday in an NCAA Tournament elimination game. The Owls (41-20) had two big innings and face either the Georgia-Florida State loser Sunday. They scored four runs in the f...
01:26 2019-06-02

D’Arnaud homers twice, leads Rays to 6-1 win over Tigers DETROIT (AP) — Travis d’Arnaud homered for the first time in over 14 months, going deep twice for the Tampa Bay Rays in a 6-1 victory over the Detroit Tigers on Thursday. D’Arnaud missed all but four games in 2018 due to Tommy John surgery. His only homer last year came March 31. On Thur...
23:13 2019-06-06

MLB roundup: Reds' Dietrich hits three homers Derek Dietrich had a career-high three home runs and drove in six to lead the Cincinnati Reds to an 11-6 win against the visiting Pittsburgh Pirates on Tuesday night. Dietrich blasted two-run homers in the fourth, fifth and seventh innings....
11:39 2019-05-29

Parra homers against former team, Nationals top Giants 4-1 Gerardo Parra hit a three-run homer against his former team, Joe Ross pitched six shutout innings of three-hit ball and the Washington Nationals completed a three-game sweep of the San Francisco Giants with a 4-1 win       ...
04:52 2019-08-08

Rio Ruiz homers in 9th to lift Orioles over Astros 8-7 Rio Ruiz hit a two-run homer with two outs in the ninth inning to carry the Baltimore Orioles past Houston 8-7, ending the Astros' eight-game winning streak in stunning fashion       ...
02:39 2019-08-12

Max Kepler hits 3 homers for Twins vs Indians CLEVELAND (AP) — Max Kepler has homered three times against the Cleveland Indians. Kepler, who entered Thursday night’s game in an 0-for-21 slump, connected in the first, third and seventh innings off Indians starter Trevor Bauer. Kepler walked in the fifth. Only 18 players in major league his...
07:00 2019-06-07

MLB roundup: Pirates' Bell hits three homers All-Star Josh Bell homered three times and drove in seven runs as the Pittsburgh Pirates pounded out 23 hits Monday and pummeled the visiting Chicago Cubs 18-5....
09:13 2019-07-02

Odorizzi, two more homers give Twins 7-0 win over White Sox Jake Odorizzi allowed one hit in 5 1/3 scoreless innings, and Eddie Rosario and Max Kepler each hit three-run homers as the Minnesota Twins completed a sweep of the Chicago White Sox with a 7-0 win on Sunday afternoon.        ...
01:13 2019-05-27

Devers homers, Red Sox avoid sweep with 4-1 win over Astros Rafael Devers homered off Justin Verlander, and the Boston Red Sox took advantage of two errors by the Houston Astros to avoid a series sweep with a 4-1 victory        ...
01:13 2019-05-27

Marte homers, Diamondbacks sweep Giants SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The Arizona Diamondbacks’ feel-good weekend ended on a sour note with injury concerns over starting pitcher Luke Weaver. Ketel Marte homered for the third time in three games, Eduardo Escobar had three hits, and the Arizona Diamondbacks tied a franchise record for scoring ...
04:39 2019-05-27

Gallo homers twice as Rangers sweep Tigers with 3-1 win DETROIT (AP) — Joey Gallo hit two solo homers and Ariel Jurado threw seven shutout innings and the Texas Rangers completed a three-game sweep of Detroit with a 3-1 win over the Tigers on Thursday. Texas has won five straight games, matching a season high. Gallo led off the second inning by driving S...
22:39 2019-06-27

Diamondbacks hit 3 homers in row to open game vs Phillies PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Arizona Diamondbacks got to play an early round of Home Run Derby in Philly. The Diamondbacks hit three straight home runs to open the game against Philadelphia Phillies pitcher Jerad Eickhoff on Monday night. Jarrod Dyson hit the first pitch of the game to right field for hi...
03:26 2019-06-11

Kreidler homers twice to lead UCLA to 11-6 win over Baylor LOS ANGELES (AP) — Ryan Kreidler drove in three runs and hit one of UCLA’s four home runs as the Bruins eliminated Baylor 11-6 on Sunday in an elimination game at the Los Angeles Regional. Kreidler’s two-run homer in the sixth gave UCLA a three-run lead, which it was able to expand. Jake...
02:13 2019-06-03

Padres hit 3 homers to back Lucchesi in 5-2 win vs Marlins Reyes, Renfroe and Kinsler homer, and left-hander Lucchesi combines with 2 relievers on 2-hitter to lead Padres to 5-2 victory against Marlins        ...
08:00 2019-06-01

Gallo homers twice as Rangers sweep Tigers Joey Gallo blasted a pair of solo homers, and the visiting Texas Rangers completed a three-game sweep of the Detroit Tigers with a 3-1 triumph on Thursday....
05:13 2019-06-28

MLB roundup: Cards' DeJong blasts 3 homers Paul DeJong went 4-for-4 with three homers, a double and five RBIs, and the St. Louis Cardinals outslugged the Pittsburgh Pirates 14-8 Wednesday night....
10:01 2019-07-25

Twins tie team record with 8 homers in 16-7 win over Angels The Minnesota Twins tied a franchise record with eight home runs _ including two apiece by Miguel Sano and Jonathan Schoop _ in a 16-7 victory over the Los Angeles Angels on Thursday        ...
02:39 2019-05-24

Torres homers as Yankees beat White Sox 8-4 CHICAGO (AP) — Gleyber Torres hit a two-run homer and the New York Yankees stayed perfect when they use an opener, cooling off the Chicago White Sox with an 8-4 win Saturday night. Torres capped New York’s four-run fourth with his 15th homer, a drive to center off Reynaldo López. He also had a...
05:52 2019-06-16

Ohtani homers off Kikuchi in Angels’ 12-3 win over Seattle ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Shohei Ohtani homered and singled in his first three major league at-bats against countryman Yusei Kikuchi, leading the Los Angeles Angels to a 12-3 victory over the Seattle Mariners on Saturday night. Ohtani’s fourth-inning homer was the Angels’ third consecutive ...
10:26 2019-06-09

Lindor hits 2 of Cleveland’s 4 homers in 5-2 win over Twins CLEVELAND (AP) — Francisco Lindor hit two of Cleveland’s four home runs and the Indians defeated the Minnesota Twins 5-2 on Tuesday night. Lindor hit a solo home run in the third and broke a 1-all tie with a two-run homer in the fifth. Roberto Perez and Jake Bauers added back-to-back homers in...
06:26 2019-06-05

Acuña homer helps Braves rally past Miami in 12 innings, 7-6 Ronald Acuña Jr. hit a three-run homer in the ninth inning and Matt Joyce delivered a tiebreaking RBI single in the 12th to help the Atlanta Braves rally past the Miami Marlins 7-6       ...
00:00 2019-06-10

Acuña homer helps Braves rally past Miami in 12 innings, 7-6 MIAMI (AP) — Ronald Acuña Jr. hit a three-run homer in the ninth inning and Matt Joyce delivered a tiebreaking RBI single in the 12th to help the Atlanta Braves rally past the Miami Marlins 7-6 Sunday. The Braves overcame a 5-1 deficit in the ninth against closer Sergio Romo. One run came home on a ...
03:00 2019-06-10

Watch: Braves mascot steals Bryce Harper's $330M contract Blooper, the Atlanta Braves' mascot, pulled off a lucrative stunt by stealing Bryce Harper's $330 million contract before a 15-1 win against the Philadelphia Phillies....
18:26 2019-06-17

Watch: Nationals pitcher Stephen Strasburg cracks 3-run bomb vs. Braves Washington Nationals pitcher Stephen Strasburg recorded two hits in the same inning -- including a three-run homer -- during a rout of the Atlanta Braves....
17:00 2019-07-19

Soroka, Riley lead Braves past deGrom and skidding Mets, 6-2 NEW YORK (AP) — Streaking rookie Mike Soroka outpitched Cy Young Award winner Jacob deGrom, and the Atlanta Braves got a two-run homer from fellow youngster Austin Riley in a 6-2 victory Friday night over the plummeting New York Mets. Rookie slugger Pete Alonso hit his 28th home run for the Mets, wh...
06:52 2019-06-29

Mets plummet to fourth place in division after ugly loss to Braves ATLANTA — Hey, Miami Marlins, come get them. The number of NL East teams chasing these disappointing Mets shrunk to one Wednesday night, as manager Mickey Callaway’s crew ran itself out of innings on the bases and Steven Matz crumbled against this imposing Braves lineup. And so they became the fourt...
07:39 2019-06-20

Acuña hits grand slam after early fracas, Braves top Pirates ATLANTA (AP) — Ronald Acuña Jr. hit a grand slam, Ozzie Albies added two homers and the Atlanta Braves beat Pittsburgh 13-7 on Monday night after Pirates starter Joe Musgrove was ejected in a first-inning fracas. The Braves hit five homers, including two-run shots by Nick Markakis and Freddie Freema...
06:52 2019-06-11

Kendrick homers, drives in 3 as Nats beat Marlins again, 9-6 WASHINGTON (AP) — Howie Kendrick hit his eighth homer, drove in three runs and finished with three hits as the Washington Nationals beat the Miami Marlins 9-6 on Sunday. Brian Dozier doubled in two during Washington’s four-run rally with two outs in Caleb Smith’s third and final inning, ...
04:39 2019-05-27

Mercado homers off Sabathia, Indians beat Yankees 8-4 CLEVELAND (AP) — Rookie Oscar Mercado hit a two-run homer off CC Sabathia to break a fifth-inning tie and the Cleveland Indians defeated the New York Yankees 8-4 on Saturday. Roberto Perez homered in his fourth straight game for Cleveland. The Indians have won four of five on their homestand against...
01:13 2019-06-09

Bellinger homers, nails 2 runners as Dodgers top Mets 9-5 Cody Bellinger hit his 19th homer and threw out two runners from right field, leading the Los Angeles Dodgers to a 9-5 victory over the New York Mets        ...
07:39 2019-05-28

Betts homers as Red Sox beat Royals 7-5 for 3-game sweep Mookie Betts hit a two-run homer off Danny Duffy in a four-run third inning and the Boston Red Sox defeated the Kansas City Royals 7-5 to complete their first series sweep in nearly a month        ...
00:13 2019-06-07

Acuña homers off Ureña, flings bat during showy trot MIAMI (AP) — Ronald Acuña Jr. hit a score-settling homer off Jose Ureña and celebrated by tossing his bat over his shoulder, and the Atlanta Braves rode starter Mike Soroka to a 7-1 win over the Miami Marlins on Friday night. Ureña was suspended for six games for intentionally hitting Acuña on the a...
11:39 2019-06-08

Murphy homers, benches clear, Rockies top Mets 5-1 NEW YORK (AP) — Ian Desmond got plunked square in the back by a pitch from New York Mets rookie Drew Gagnon immediately after two colossal Colorado homers, leading to a bench-clearing scrum late in the Rockies’ 5-1 victory Friday night. The bullpens emptied and players from both sides milled c...
11:39 2019-06-08

Jiménez homers in 9th to power White Sox past Cubs, 3-1 CHICAGO (AP) — Eloy Jiménez hit a tiebreaking two-run homer in the ninth inning in his first game against his first major league organization, helping the Chicago White Sox beat the Chicago Cubs 3-1 on Tuesday night. The 22-year-old Jiménez was a top prospect for the Cubs before he headlined a rare ...
06:26 2019-06-19

Jones homers twice, drives in 5 as Tigers beat Twins 9-3 DETROIT (AP) — The Detroit Tigers haven’t given their fans much to cheer about at home this season. Playing in front of 26,818 fans — their biggest crowd since opening day — the Tigers routed the Minnesota Twins 9-3 Saturday for a rare home win. “I’ll take exactly that again tomorr...
03:52 2019-06-09

Ohtani homers off Kikuchi in Angels' 12-3 win over Seattle Shohei Ohtani homered and singled off Yusei Kikuchi in the Los Angeles Angels' 12-3 win over the Seattle Mariners       ...
08:01 2019-06-09

Suarez homers early, Reds hold on for 8-6 win over Cubs CINCINNATI (AP) — Eugenio Suarez ended his slump with Cincinnati’s longest homer of the season, Anthony DeSclafani pitched six scoreless innings and the Reds held off the Chicago Cubs 8-6 Sunday. Phillip Ervin and Nick Senzel drove in two runs each, and Raisel Iglesias escaped with a six-out s...
23:13 2019-06-30

Bell homers again as Pirates cruise past Astros 10-0 HOUSTON (AP) — Josh Bell homered for the second straight game as one of five home runs by Pittsburgh as the Pirates routed the Houston Astros for the second game in a row with a 10-0 win on Thursday. Former Astro Joe Musgrove (6-7) threw six scoreless innings for the win and Kevin Newman, Corey Dick...
01:52 2019-06-28

Chavis homers in 13th as Bosox beat Jays 6-5 Boston's Michael Chavis hit a solo homer off Jimmy Cordero in the 13th inning as the Red Sox outlasted the plucky Toronto Blue Jays 6-5 on Wednesday night at Rogers Centre....
07:13 2019-05-23

Davis homers for 1st time in month, A’s beat Rangers 9-8 ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Khris Davis homered for the first time in nearly a month as the Oakland Athletics built an eight-run lead, then hung on to beat the Texas Rangers 9-8 on Sunday for a four-game split. Davis hit a two-run homer off Drew Smyly (1-5) in the third inning, his 13th home run this se...
03:00 2019-06-10

Reds rookie Aquino homers in first 3 at-bats vs Cubs Reds outfielder Aristides Aquino homered in his first three at-bats against the Cubs on Saturday night, setting a Cincinnati record for a newcomer       ...
03:52 2019-08-11

Mazara homers twice as Lynn, Rangers edge White Sox 6-5 ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Nomar Mazara hit two home runs, Lance Lynn shook off a four-run first inning and retired 17 of the last 18 batters he faced, and the Texas Rangers beat the Chicago White Sox 6-5 on Saturday night. Run-scoring singles by Texas’ Shin-Soo Choo and Delino DeShields wiped ou...
08:00 2019-06-23

Ryu dominates, Bellinger homers and Dodgers beat Padres 5-1 Hyun-Jin Ryu tossed six scoreless innings, All-Star Cody Bellinger hit his 30th home run, and the Los Angeles Dodgers defeated the San Diego Padres 5-1 for their ninth straight home victory       ...
13:52 2019-07-05

Arenado homers, Rockies score 2 in 9th to beat Orioles 8-7 DENVER (AP) — Tony Wolters had three singles but it was his flyout that gave the Colorado Rockies a much-needed victory. Wolters hit a game-ending sacrifice fly with the bases loaded and Colorado scored twice in the bottom of the ninth inning to rally past the Baltimore Orioles 8-7 on Sunday. Nolan ...
04:39 2019-05-27

Trout homers, Angels rally for 6 in 7th to edge Rangers 7-6 ANAHEIM (AP) — Mike Trout and Kole Calhoun scored on wild pitches in a six-run seventh inning Sunday that gave the Los Angeles Angels a 7-6 comeback win over the Texas Rangers. Trout hit a solo homer in the first off Ariel Jurado to give the Angels an early lead. It was Trout’s 12th home run o...
04:39 2019-05-27

Reds hit 3 homers off Justin Verlander, beat Astros 4-3 CINCINNATI (AP) — Jesse Winker and Derek Dietrich homered off Justin Verlander in the first inning Tuesday night, and the Cincinnati Reds held on for a 4-3 victory over the Houston Astros that clinched their first series win in nearly a month. By taking the first two games, the Reds won a series for...
04:52 2019-06-19

Bregman homers twice as Astros rally past Cubs 9-6 HOUSTON (AP) — Alex Bregman homered twice, his second a tiebreaking two-run shot in the sixth inning that propelled the injury-weakened Houston Astros to a 9-6 win over the Chicago Cubs on Tuesday night that gave manager AJ Hinch his 500th career victory. Bregman, who is tied for the American League...
06:00 2019-05-29

Hosmer homers, Padres go deep into ‘pen to hold off Yanks NEW YORK (AP) — Eric Hosmer hit a three-run homer during a big first inning against Masahiro Tanaka, and San Diego manager Andy Green burned through his bullpen to help the Padres hold off the New York Yankees 5-4 on a soggy Tuesday night. New York tried to rally in the rain, getting three runs in t...
06:00 2019-05-29

Eduardo Nunez’s clutch pinch-hit homers propels Red Sox KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Alex Cora kept watching the Red Sox hammer pitches right at the Kansas City Royals during the first few innings Tuesday night, and the Boston skipper was confident that eventually some of them would find their way through. Former Yankee Eduardo Núñez finally solved the problem by ...
07:00 2019-06-05

Rookie Alvarez homers again, Astros top Blue Jays 7-2 Yordan Alvarez homered again and Jack Mayfield hit three doubles as Houston's rookies delivered in a big way, leading the Astros over the Toronto Blue Jays 7-2 on Saturday....
01:39 2019-06-16

Morton remains unbeaten, Lowe homers as Rays top A’s 6-2 ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Charlie Morton remained unbeaten with Tampa Bay, pitching seven shutout innings en route to a 6-2 victory over the Oakland Athletics on Monday night. Brandon Lowe homered for the third time in two days, snapping a scoreless tie in the sixth inning and helping the Rays tak...
06:52 2019-06-11

Rookie Alvarez homers again as Astros beat Brewers 10-8 HOUSTON (AP) — Rookie Yordan Alvarez hit one of Houston’s four home runs to become the first player in franchise history to homer in his first two major league games and lead the Astros to a 10-8 win over the Milwaukee Brewers on Tuesday night. Yuli Gurriel, Robinson Chirinos and Tyler White a...
09:26 2019-06-12

Renfroe hits 3 homers, Padres rally to stun Rox 16-12 in 12 DENVER (AP) — Hunter Renfroe hit his third homer of the game in the 12th inning after Fernando Tatis Jr. tied it as part of a six-run rally in the ninth and the San Diego Padres stunned the Colorado Rockies 16-12 on Friday night. Tatis led off the 12th with a triple to deep center and scored on pinc...
15:00 2019-06-15

Moustakas homers, Brewers rally to beat Diamondbacks 8-3 Mike Moustakas hit a three-run homer in the eighth inning and the Milwaukee Brewers scored six runs after Zack Greinke left to beat the Diamondbacks 8-3       ...
09:13 2019-07-21

D'Arnaud homers twice, leads Rays to 6-1 win over Tigers Travis d'Arnaud homered for the first time in over 14 months, going deep twice for the Tampa Bay Rays in a 6-1 victory over the Detroit Tigers        ...
23:39 2019-06-06

Nelson Cruz homers has 3 RBIs as Twins rout M’s 10-5 MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Nelson Cruz homered and had three RBIs and utility infielder Ehire Adrianza’s hustle keyed a six-run sixth and the Minnesota Twins topped the Seattle Mariners 10-5 on Thursday. Cruz, who played for the Mariners from 2015-18 before joining Minnesota as a free agent, homered i...
23:39 2019-06-13

Yankees allow many homers, one rare play in Sabathia fiasco MINNEAPOLIS — Poised to score in the first inning and force the Twins to play catch up, the Yankees watched Edwin Encarnacion lumber toward first base after hitting a ball that screamed triple play. “I tried but they got me,’’ said the heavy-legged Encarnacion whose ground ball to third baseman Luis...
08:52 2019-07-23

Max Kepler blasts three homers as Twins avoid sweep CLEVELAND — Max Kepler homered three times and José Berríos locked up Cleveland’s lineup into the seventh inning as the Minnesota Twins avoided a sweep — and their first three-game losing streak — by beating the Indians 5-4 on Thursday night. Kepler, who entered hitless in his previous 21 at-b...
07:13 2019-06-07

Robinson Cano, Better Than Vintage, Hits 3 Homers in Mets’ Win Mired in his worst offensive season in the majors, Cano had what might have been the best game of his 15-year career. “It sort of feels good,” he said....
06:13 2019-07-24

D.J. LeMahieu Hits 2 Homers as Yankees Continue Red Sox’ Pain Boston Manager Alex Cora and starting pitcher Chris Sale were ejected in the Yankees’ seven-run fourth inning as the Red Sox lost their sixth in a row....
22:52 2019-08-03

Casali homers off Corbin, Reds beat Nationals 9-3 CINCINNATI (AP) — Curt Casali hit a three-run homer off Patrick Corbin, who had one of the worst starts of his career, and the Cincinnati Reds beat Washington 9-3 Friday night to end the Nationals’ streak of eight straight wins at Great American Ball Park. The Reds made quick work of one of th...
05:13 2019-06-01

Major League batters crush record with 1,135 homers in May MLB batters hit 1,135 home runs in May, topping the all time previous record of 1,119 set in August 2017, according to the Elias Sports Bureau. Toronto rookie Vladimir Guerrero Jr, the son of MLB hall of famer Vladimir Guerrero hit HR No. 1,120 for the month on Friday night....
01:01 2019-06-02

Chapman homers, drives in 5 as A's beat Mariners 9-2 All-Star Matt Chapman homered and had five RBIs, leading the Oakland Athletics past the Seattle Mariners 9-2 for their fifth straight win       ...
07:52 2019-07-17

Mookie Betts’s 3 Homers Lead Another Red Sox Demolition of the Yankees Batters have had three-homer games on four straight days for the first time in big league history. Betts followed the Mets’ Robinson Cano, St. Louis’s Paul DeJong and Minnesota’s Nelson Cruz....
20:26 2019-07-31

Miami pounds 6 homers, beats Central Michigan 18-3 STARKVILLE, Miss. (AP) — Miami’s offense pounded 18 hits, including six homers, to beat Central Michigan 18-3 on Sunday in an elimination game of the Starkville regional in the NCAA Tournament. Miami (41-19) advances to play Mississippi State for the regional championship. The Hurricanes will ...
02:13 2019-06-03

Thaiss homers, drives in 3 to lead Angels over Tigers 6-1 Matt Thaiss homered and drove in three runs, Shohei Ohtani had three hits, Griffin Canning threw four-hit ball over six innings and the Los Angeles Angels defeated the Detroit Tigers 6-1       ...
17:39 2019-07-31

Mets’ Amed Rosario hitting more homers because of one tweak Amed Rosario is well ahead of schedule. Breaking open Wednesday’s 7-0 win over the Giants with a three-run homer, the Mets shortstop hit his seventh home run of the season. Last year, Rosario didn’t hit his seventh home run until Aug. 25 (122nd game). “We know he’s got very good power. It’s starting...
11:39 2019-06-06

All-Stars McNeil, Alonso rally Mets past Braves to snap skid NEW YORK (AP) — Newly named All-Stars Jeff McNeil and Pete Alonso had the big hits in a five-run eighth inning that rallied the New York Mets past the Atlanta Braves 8-5 on Sunday night, snapping their seven-game losing streak. Todd Frazier launched a long homer to begin the comeback and finished wi...
07:39 2019-07-01

Mets begin sealing their trade deadline fate with ugly loss to Braves ATLANTA — The perfect storm of stench, ugliness and ineptitude enveloped the Mets on Monday in starting this crucial road trip with an embarrassing loss. Zack Wheeler certainly was better than his final line suggested, but he wasn’t good. The lineup showed a trace of resiliency, but hardly enough. A...
05:39 2019-06-18

Exceedingly Stupid Benches-Clearing Brouhaha Follows Phantom Plunking In Pirates-Braves The Pittsburg Pirates and the Atlanta Braves had a little benches-clearing brouhaha in the first inning of their Monday night game, after Pirates pitcher Joe Musgrove grazed the shirt of Braves batter Josh Donaldson and was assessed a hit-by-pitch. Donaldson seemed to smirk at Musgrove on his way ou...
02:39 2019-06-11

Worker threatened to ‘blow up’ Atlanta Braves’ stadium, ‘shoot everyone there,’ arrest warrant says An employee of the Atlanta Braves’ stadium, SunTrust Park, was arrested Saturday after allegedly arguing with his boss and threatening to “blow up” the stadium and “shoot everyone there,” according to his arrest warrant....
04:52 2019-08-08

Braves star Ronald Acuna gets under Pirates broadcaster's skin with neck chain Pittsburgh Pirates broadcasters appear to have a serious problem with young baseball players wearing jewelry and having fun while they play the game....
20:26 2019-06-05

With Thumb On Oxygen Cylinder Leak, Woman Braves Hurdles To Scale Everest Bhawna Dehariya from Chhindwara in Madhya Pradesh became the first woman from the state to scale Mount Everest, the world's highest mountain, but not before a leaking oxygen cylinder regulator gave......
02:52 2019-05-27

Soler homers, drives in 2 as Royals beat Blue Jays 7-6 TORONTO (AP) — Jorge Soler homered and had two RBI, Brad Keller pitched five innings to win for the first time since May 22 and the Kansas City Royals beat the Toronto Blue Jays 7-6 Sunday. Soler reached base three times as the Royals snapped a three-game losing streak and won for the first time in ...
22:39 2019-06-30

Yordan Alvarez belts 3 homers as Astros destroy Orioles BALTIMORE — Houston manager A. J. Hinch was awestruck by his team’s extraordinary display of power. The Astros aren’t showing any type of weakness heading into the final stretch of the season. Rookie Yordan Alvarez hit three of Houston’s six homers and drove in a career-high seven ...
11:00 2019-08-11

Lester homers, drives in 3, pitches Cubs past Pirates 10-4 Jon Lester homered, tied a career high with three RBIs and pitched effectively into the seventh inning to lead the Chicago Cubs past the Pittsburgh Pirates 10-4       ...
01:26 2019-07-14

Indiana hits 3 homers, tops Illinois-Chicago 9-5 in NCAA LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Matt Lloyd hit a three-run homer in the sixth inning, Cole Barr and Drew Ashley each added solo homers and Indiana avoided elimination from the NCAA Louisville Regional with a 9-5 victory over Illinois-Chicago on Saturday. A day after striking out 18 times in an 8-7 loss to Il...
21:39 2019-06-01

Rookie Aristides Aquino smacks three more homers as Reds roll CINCINNATI — Rookie Aristides Aquino, already nicknamed “The Punisher,” isn’t keeping mementos from his prodigious power display, the one reminding everyone of another Reds outfielder who wore No. 44 and slashed homers with a whiplash swing. After taking so long to get this far, th...
11:00 2019-08-11

Puig homers again; Reds lose Scooter but beat Brewers 3-0 Yasiel Puig homered for the second consecutive game and scored a pair of runs, and the Cincinnati Reds overcame the loss of second baseman Scooter Gennett to a groin injury, holding on for a 3-0 victory over the Milwaukee Brewers       ...
05:26 2019-07-04

Yankees slugger Stanton homers twice in Class A rehab game New York Yankees slugger Giancarlo Stanton homered twice in a minor league rehab game with Class A Tampa on Wednesday night       ...
04:13 2019-06-13

Castillo solid, Puig homers to lead Reds over Cardinals ST. LOUIS (AP) — Luis Castillo pitched one-run ball over six innings, Yasiel Puig homered and the Cincinnati Reds beat the St. Louis Cardinals 4-1 Tuesday night following a rain delay of 1 hour, 20 minutes. The loss snapped the Cardinals’ four-game winning streak after sweeping the Chicago Cub...
07:39 2019-06-05

Blackmon homers, Gray pitches Rockies past Dodgers 5-3 DENVER (AP) — Jon Gray pitched effectively into the seventh inning and Charlie Blackmon homered to lead the Colorado Rockies past the Los Angeles Dodgers 5-3 on Saturday night. Gray (9-5) allowed three runs, two earned, and struck out eight over 6 2/3 innings to give Colorado’s tired bullpen s...
05:39 2019-06-30

Trevor Story homers twice, Rockies rout Blue Jays 13-6 Trevor Story hit a pair of two-run homers as part of a career-high seven-RBI night and the Colorado Rockies beat the slumping Toronto Blue Jays 13-6 for their sixth straight win        ...
08:00 2019-06-01

Guerrero homers twice, powers Blue Jays past Orioles 11-2 Vladimir Guerrero Jr. hit two of his team's five home runs to back a solid performance by fellow rookie Trent Thornton and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the Baltimore Orioles 11-2       ...
05:00 2019-08-02

Davis homers for 1st time in month, A's beat Rangers 9-8 Khris Davis homered for the first time in nearly a month as the Oakland Athletics built an eight-run lead, then hung on to beat the Texas Rangers 9-8 on for a four-game split       ...
02:52 2019-06-10

Shohei Ohtani homers off Yusei Kikuchi to propel Angels ANAHEIM, Calif. — Shohei Ohtani and Yusei Kikuchi sensed the excitement around Angel Stadium each time they dug in against each other. The Japanese stars also realized millions of eyes were on them from across the Pacific as they faced each other in the major leagues for the first time. When Ohtani&...
11:26 2019-06-09

Arizona Diamondbacks lose to Cardinals 5-2; Goldschmidt homers for Cards SAINT LOUIS (AP) – Adam Wainwright made the most of a couple of extra days of rest. Paul Goldschmidt homered, Wainwright pitched seven scoreless innings, and the St. Louis Cardinals held on to beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 5-2 on Sunday. The Arizona Diamondbacks lost against the Saint Louis C...
06:39 2019-07-15

Newman homers, Pirates rally late to beat Brewers 3-2 MILWAUKEE (AP) — Kevin Newman homered and extended his hitting streak to 18 games, and the Pittsburgh Pirates rallied with two late runs to beat the Milwaukee Brewers 3-2 on Friday night in the opener of a three-game series. The Pirates tied it in the eighth when Bryan Reynolds led off with a walk o...
06:52 2019-06-29

Cody Bellinger hits 2 homers, Dodgers rout Phillies 16-2 Cody Bellinger hit his 32nd and 33rd homers, Clayton Kershaw struck out seven in six innings and the major league-leading Los Angeles Dodgers routed the Philadelphia Phillies 16-2 on Monday night       ...
07:00 2019-07-16

Josh Bell homers again, Pirates beat Reds 7-2 for split CINCINNATI (AP) — Josh Bell tied the Pirates record with his 12th homer in May, and Pittsburgh stopped Derek Dietrich’s home run spree Wednesday, beating the Cincinnati Reds 7-2 for a split of their four-game series. Bell’s three-run homer tied Jason Bay’s mark from...
01:26 2019-05-30

Odor homers in 10th inning to lift Rangers over Tigers 5-4 Rougned Odor homered with two outs in the 10th inning to give the Texas Rangers a 5-4 victory over the Detroit Tigers       ...
13:39 2019-08-04

Santana homers, Indians beat Twins 4-3 to avoid sweep Carlos Santana hit a solo home run that broke a seventh-inning tie and the Cleveland Indians avoided a sweep against the AL Central-leading Minnesota Twins with a 4-3 win       ...
23:39 2019-07-14

Soler, Mondesi homers lead Royals past Rangers 4-2 ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Jorge Soler and Adalberto Mondesi homered and Jakob Junis allowed two runs in six innings as the Kansas City Royals snapped a three-game losing streak with a 4-2 win over Texas Rangers on Thursday night. Junis (4-5) allowed four hits, including homers by Shin-Soo Choo and Nom...
08:52 2019-05-31

Atlanta Braves pitcher Sean Newcomb causes fire extinguisher mess after kicking trash can Atlanta Braves relief pitcher Sean Newcomb had a slight meltdown in the team's clubhouse on Saturday night, triggering a chain reaction that set off a fire extinguisher after their loss to the Miami Marlins....
02:13 2019-08-12

Atlanta Braves' Austin Riley lands on injury list after weight room mishap Atlanta Braves rookie outfielder Austin Riley was placed on the 10-day injury list Wednesday after suffering a knee injury during a weight room incident while in Minnesota....
20:13 2019-08-08

Braves pitcher Sean Newcomb causes clubhouse mess as fire extinguisher covers room Atlanta Braves pitcher Sean Newcomb, in a fit of rage, kicked a trash can that caused a fire extinguisher to fall off the wall and cover the clubhouse.       ...
02:39 2019-08-12

Atlanta Braves agree to terms on deal with 2015 Cy Young winner Dallas Keuchel A day after Craig Kimbrel finally found a team, Dallas Keuchel's free agency came to a close as the 2015 Cy Young winner agreed to join the Braves.        ...
14:00 2019-06-07

Upton homers, Trout has 4 hits, Angels beat Blue Jays 10-5 TORONTO (AP) — Justin Upton homered on the first pitch he saw in his return from the injured list, Mike Trout had a solo homer among his four hits and the Los Angeles Angels used a seven-run second inning to beat the Toronto Blue Jays 10-5 Monday night. Shohei Ohtani and Kole Calhoun also connected ...
05:00 2019-06-18

Watch: Yordan Alvarez makes Astros history, homers in first two games Houston Astros rookie Yordan Alvarez became the first player in franchise history to homer in his first two games, going deep in a win against the Milwaukee Brewers in Houston....
15:52 2019-06-12

Aaron Judge belts 2 homers as Yankees’ AL East lead grows ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — Not every locker in the Yankees’ clubhouse housed a major contributor to the latest clutch victory, but there were enough that you needed your head on a swivel to stay connected. Along the left wall Aaron Judge stood explaining his home runs in the first and last innings. Acro...
07:39 2019-07-06

Tucson native Alex Verdugo homers again as Dodgers beat Phillies PHILADELPHIA – Former Sahuaro High School standout Alex Verdugo had another big game for the Dodgers.  In Monday’s win, he’d have three hits, score three runs, smack 2 RBI’s and smack a home run. Here’s more: Former Sahuaro High School standout Alex Verdugo had another...
08:52 2019-07-16

Watch: Yankees' Cameron Maybin homers in fourth consecutive game New York Yankees outfielder Cameron Maybin became the first Yankees outfielder in nearly 30 years to hit home runs in four consecutive games with his latest blast....
17:39 2019-06-19

Kepler hits 3 homers, Twins edge Indians 5-4 to avoid sweep CLEVELAND (AP) — Max Kepler homered three times and José Berríos locked up Cleveland’s lineup into the seventh inning as the Minnesota Twins avoided a sweep — and their first three-game losing streak — by beating the Indians 5-4 on Thursday night. Kepler, who entered hitless in his previous 21...
07:00 2019-06-07

Gurriel homers twice, Blue Jays snap skid, beat Royals 6-2 TORONTO (AP) — Eric Sogard hit a tiebreaking home run in the seventh inning, Lourdes Gurriel Jr. homered twice for his second straight multi-homer game and the Toronto Blue Jays snapped a three-game losing streak with a 6-2 win over the Kansas City Royals on Friday. Randal Grichuk added a two-run ho...
06:52 2019-06-29

Watch: Atlanta Braves pitcher Mike Soroka exits game after hit by pitch; X-rays negative Atlanta Braves starting pitcher Mike Soroka was pulled from his start Sunday against the Washington Nationals after he was struck in his right arm by a pitch....
02:13 2019-06-24

Atlanta Braves pitcher Sean Newcomb 'feels fine' after 102-mph line drive off head: report Atlanta Braves pitcher Sean Newcomb is reportedly “feeling fine” a day after he took a 102-mph line drive off the back of his head in a frightening moment during Saturday’s 6-5 loss to the Philadelphia Phillies....
22:26 2019-06-16

MLB power rankings: Rookie slugger Austin Riley on fire as Braves dream of another NL East title Atlanta is looking like a contender since promoting top prospect Austin Riley and the NL East race is going to heat up this summer.        ...
16:52 2019-05-28

Watch: Miles Mikolas gem, Tyler O'Neill homers lead Cardinals over Pirates St. Louis Cardinals pitcher Miles Mikolas allowed eight hits and threw three strikeouts on 100 pitches in a shutout performance against the Pittsburgh Pirates....
13:52 2019-07-16

Watch: Rangers' Joey Gallo homers on first pitch he sees in All-Star Game Texas Rangers center fielder Joey Gallo didn't take long to feel comfortable in his first career All-Star Game, hitting the first pitch he saw from Giants reliever Will Smith over the right-field wall for a home run....
15:52 2019-07-10

Orioles catcher Severino sets franchise mark by hitting three homers against Rangers Baltimore Orioles catcher Pedro Severino made franchise history Tuesday night in the team's 12-11 victory over the Texas Rangers by hitting three home runs....
00:13 2019-06-06

Watch: Zack Greinke wins first game for Astros, Yuli Gurriel homers twice Zack Greinke picked up his first win for the Houston Astros and Yuli Gurriel hit two of his team's four homers in an 11-6 win against the Colorado Rockies....
16:52 2019-08-07

Watch: Reds rookie Aristides Aquino sets record with 8th homers in 12 games Cincinnati Reds outfielder Astrides Aquino continues to be on fire to start his career, hitting a record eight home runs in his first 12 Major League Baseball games....
19:00 2019-08-13

As broadcasters interview his parents, Marlins rookie Isan Diaz homers in his MLB debut Parents go crazy as Marlins rookie gets his first MLB hit, a home run off reigning Cy Young Award winner Jacob deGrom of the New York Mets.       ...
11:00 2019-08-06

Watch: Pete Alonso sets Mets record for rookie homers before All-Star break New York Mets star Pete Alonso hit his 16th home run of the season against the Washington Nationals, setting the franchise mark for rookie bombs before the All-Star break....
22:39 2019-05-22

Yankees set single-season record for most homers at visiting ballpark; Jonathan Villar gets cycle for Orioles Now at 32 home runs at Camden Yards this season, the Yankees have set a new single-season record for blasts at a visiting ballpark.       ...
11:00 2019-08-06

Sun beat Liberty 70-63 for 4th straight win Jasmine Thomas had 18 points and seven assists, Courtney Williams added 13 points and eight rebounds and the Connecticut Sun beat the New York Liberty 70-63 for their fourth straight victory       ...
20:52 2019-07-24

Julianne Hough Says She's "Not Straight" Julianne Hough is baring it all. The former Dancing With the Stars pro posed nude for the September "Naked Strength" issue of Women's Health and opened up about her journey of......
16:39 2019-08-01

MLB roundup: A's win 10th straight The Oakland Athletics rode three home runs and stellar relief pitching to a 10th consecutive victory Monday afternoon, 8-5 over the visiting Los Angeles Angels....
08:00 2019-05-28

MLB attendance down another 1.4%, 4th straight drop Major League Baseball's average attendance of 26,854 through Wednesday is 1.4% below the 27,242 through the similar point last season, which wound below 30,000 for the first time since 2003        ...
22:13 2019-05-30

How can a man be too straight to recycle? | Owen Jones Research shows some men shun environmental activities for fear of looking gay – proof that homophobia doesn’t only harm LGBTQ peopleSo that’s how the world’s going to die, is it, because straight men are scared people might think they are gay? According to new research by Penn State University, men ...
10:13 2019-08-08

Yanks 4 HRs, win 6th in row 10-6; Astros lose 5th straight NEW YORK (AP) — Gary Sánchez, Gleyber Torres and DJ LeMahieu homered in a hurry, connecting in a six-run fourth inning that powered the New York Yankees past the Houston Astros 10-6 Thursday night for their sixth straight win. Edwin Encarnación hit his AL-leading 23rd home run as the Yankees handed ...
06:26 2019-06-21

Yankees come up big in clutch to take second straight from Rays The addition of Edwin Encarnacion and the return of Giancarlo Stanton will no doubt add power to an already powerful Yankee lineup. But on Tuesday, the Yankees’ key hits were singles and they came from familiar faces, as DJ LeMahieu tied the game in the fifth and Luke Voit followed with the go-ahead...
06:52 2019-06-19

Mets rally again, down Nats for 8th straight win Luis Guillorme picked a perfect time for his first big league homer -- a tying shot leading off the eighth -- J.D. Davis added a go-ahead sacrifice fly and the New York Mets worked their magic again, beating the Washington Nationals 4-3 Saturday night......
08:13 2019-08-11

MLB roundup: Twins hit two more HRs, win sixth straight Max Kepler and Eddie Rosario each hit three-run home runs, and Jake Odorizzi allowed one hit over 5 1/3 innings to lead the Minnesota Twins to their sixth straight victory, a 7-0 win over the Chicago White Sox on Sunday afternoon in Minneapolis....
10:52 2019-05-27

Quigley scores 18; Sky win 3rd straight, 70-64 over Fever INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Allie Quigley scored 18 points and the Chicago Sky won their third straight game with a 70-64 victory over the Indiana Fever on Saturday night. Cheyenne Parker added 14 points and 10 rebounds and Courtney Vandersloot had nine points and eight assists. The Sky (4-2) earned their f...
05:52 2019-06-16

Mickelson awarded for 25 straight years in top 50 British Open notes: Mickelson, Johnson get world ranking honors; Rose not happy with majors stacked close together        ...
20:13 2019-07-16

What’s the point of a Straight Pride march? A men’s group in the US called Super Happy Fun America have asked the city of Boston if it can hold one – and adopted Brad Pitt as a mascot.Name: Straight Pride.Age: At present, still slouching toward Bethlehem to be born. Continue reading......
20:13 2019-06-05

Ohtani, Calhoun help Angels win 4th straight, 8-3 over A’s ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Shohei Ohtani and Kole Calhoun each hit two-run homers, Griffin Canning allowed only three hits over six innings and the Los Angeles Angels beat the Oakland Athletics 8-3 Thursday night for their fourth straight win. Both homers were to center field and came on sinker pitches ...
12:00 2019-06-28

Marlins rally for 5th straight win, 6-3 over Tigers Garrett Cooper hit his first major league home run in the sixth inning, and that was the start of an impressive comeback by the Miami Marlins, who rallied for their fifth straight victory, 6-3 over the Detroit Tigers        ...
04:52 2019-05-23

Learning to think and talk straight | Letter Brigid Purcell recommends a book, Straight and Crooked Thinking, that should be put into the hands of every teenagerDavid Thouless’s obituary (13 July) mentions his father, Robert, but fails to mention the latter’s most notable publication, which contains one of the most important contributions of t...
04:39 2019-07-17

How we met: ‘I ran up to her car and she opened the door straight into my face' Ian Rickett, 31, a farmer, and Elsa Trueman, 27, who works at the National Holocaust Centre and Museum, live in Nottinghamshire. They met at a Young Farmers’ Club meetingElsa and Ian first met at the pre-schoolers’ group their mothers attended, although Elsa, four years younger than Ian, was just a ...
11:39 2019-07-09

Pirates' Musgrove, Braves' Donaldson tossed after skirmish Pirates' right-hander Joe Musgrove, Braves' Josh Donaldson ejected for starting benches-clearing confrontation       ...
02:26 2019-06-11

Dallas Keuchel’s Braves debut wasn’t perfect but showed potential Dallas Keuchel was happy to be back on the mound for the first time since October, despite coughing up a three-run lead in his Braves debut.       ...
12:00 2019-06-22

Braves' Josh Donaldson, Pirates' Joe Musgrove ejected as benches clear Braves third baseman Josh Donaldson gets upset after being hit by pitch from Pirates right-hander Joe Musgrove. Chaos then ensues.       ...
12:00 2019-06-11

Pirates broadcaster criticizes Braves outfielder Ronald Acuna Jr. for 'all the jewelry' after hit by pitch Longtime Pirates broadcaster Steve Blass tacitly criticized Braves outfielder Ronald Acuna Jr. for wearing jewelry Tuesday after a hit by pitch.        ...
15:39 2019-06-05

Swanson, Freeman go back-to-back as Braves beat Giants 9-2 Dansby Swanson and Freddie Freeman hit back-to-back homers in the second inning, when Atlanta scored six unearned runs after San Francisco botched a double play, and the surging Braves beat the Giants 9-2        ...
09:39 2019-05-23

Renfroe hits 3-run HR, Padres top Jays 6-3 for 4th straight Hunter Renfroe hit a tiebreaking, three-run home run in the eighth inning, Greg Garcia and Austin Hedges also went deep, and the San Diego Padres beat the Toronto Blue Jays 6-3 for their fourth straight win        ...
05:00 2019-05-25

Cars Sales Could Be Heading Straight Into the Toilet The iPhone problem, self-driving car industry consolidation, and the hellscape that is the trade war. All that and more in the Morning Shift for July 2, 2019....
18:00 2019-07-02

Georgia: Protests held by parliament for 4th straight day TBILISI, Georgia (AP) — Thousands of protesters have convened outside the Georgian parliament building, calling for the resignation of the interior minister and for changes in the election code. The demonstration on Sunday marked the fourth straight day of anti-government protests that also focus on...
23:13 2019-06-23

The market has been going straight up in 2019 — here's why the second half could be a 'grind' The bull market celebrated its 10-year anniversary with one of its strongest first halves on record, but the second half of 2019 could present some turbulence for the market....
00:52 2019-07-02

Boston Approves All But Certain Straight Pride Riot A major northeastern city actually approved an application for a parade celebrating straight people, and, yeah, it’s the one you think it is....
20:26 2019-06-27

Mel B Sets the Record Straight on Rumors She Went Blind: "I Was Not OK" Mel B is setting the record straight on rumors about her eye. Over the weekend, reports started spreading that the Spice Girls star had been hospitalized after losing her vision. While......
20:01 2019-05-21

U.S. sales projected to fall 6th straight month U.S. light-vehicle deliveries in June are projected to decline between 1.5 and 3.3 percent in an industry marked by growing fleet shipments and slowing retail demand. The annualized sales pace is expected to top a robust 17 million for the third month this year....
21:39 2019-06-28

Ohtani, Calhoun help Angels win 4th straight, 8-3 over A's Shohei Ohtani and Kole Calhoun each hit two-run homers, Griffin Canning allowed only three hits over six innings and the Los Angeles Angels beat the Oakland Athletics 8-3 for their fourth straight win       ...
10:39 2019-06-28

MLB roundup: Nats club 4 straight HRs vs. Padres Pinch hitter Howie Kendrick, Trea Turner, Adam Eaton and Anthony Rendon connected on four consecutive eighth-inning home runs off San Diego reliever Craig Stammen on Sunday afternoon to break a tie and lead the visiting Washington Nationals to a 5-2 victory over the Padres....
09:52 2019-06-10

US warplanes intercept Russian bombers for second straight day US warplanes for the second day in a row encountered Russian bombers and jet fighters off the coast of Alaska and intercepted them, the North American Aerospace Defense Command said in a statement Wednesday. Two US F-22 jets intercepted two Russian Tu-95 bombers Tuesday after they were detected by a...
23:00 2019-05-22

Horan out of the starting lineup for the 2nd straight game PARIS (AP) — Midfielder Lindsey Horan was not in the starting lineup for Friday night’s quarterfinal match against France at the Women’s World Cup. It was the second straight match that Horan had not started, although she came in as a substitute in the 89th minute of the United States...
20:52 2019-06-28

Canha, A's sweep Indians with sixth straight win Mark Canha homered and drove in three runs, and Frankie Montas struck out nine over six scoreless innings as the visiting Oakland Athletics completed a sweep of the Cleveland Indians with a 7-2 victory on Wednesday afternoon....
06:39 2019-05-23

Bichette sets MLB mark with double in 9th straight Blue Jays rookie Bo Bichette became the first player in the modern era (since 1900) to double in nine straight games -- and he broke the record in the 11th game of his career....
11:13 2019-08-09

The vicious punch that sent boxer straight into retirement Bare-knuckle boxing proved its brutality with a horrific knockout on Saturday night. Johnavan Vistante was on the receiving end of a savage right-hook that left him sprawled out on the canvas. Following a dominant first round, Kaleb Harris landed the cruel blow nearly a minute into the second. Vista...
17:00 2019-08-14

Giolito dominant in 7th straight win as White Sox top Royals KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Lucas Giolito worked into the eighth inning and had a career-high 11 strikeouts to win his seventh consecutive start, outdueling Brad Keller as the Chicago White Sox beat the Kansas City Royals 2-0 on Saturday. Giolito (9-1) allowed three hits and two walks in 7 2/3 innings a...
00:00 2019-06-09

O.J. Simpson says he will use social media to 'set the record straight' O.J. Simpson vowed he will use social media to “set the record straight,” in a video the notorious figure posted to his new Twitter account Saturday night....
05:00 2019-06-17

NBA Finals: The Raptors straight up blew it in Game 2 SportsPulse: Just when it looked like the Raptors might have control of the NBA Finals, the Warriors brought us back to reality with a dominant second half in Game 2 and evened the series.        ...
11:00 2019-06-03

Isle of Man TT: Ben, Tom Birchall take sixth-straight Sidecar win Ben and Tom Birchall opened up their 2019 Isle of Man TT with their sixth-straight Sidecar victory, after dominating the first class race of the event...
18:00 2019-06-03

‘When They See Us’ has been Netflix’s biggest show for two weeks straight Netflix has historically shied away from divulging viewership figures or any type of ratings information for its ever-growing stable of original programming. Recently, though, the streaming giant has become a little bit more open about which shows its millions of subscribers are watching. Just last ...
03:52 2019-06-14

Giants win 7th straight thanks to botched play by Mets Alex Dickerson raced home from first on a botched fly ball to shallow left field with two outs in the 10th inning and the San Francisco Giants won their season-high seventh straight game with a 1-0 victory over the New York Mets       ...
14:13 2019-07-20

Brilliant Vos denies Van Vleuten third straight La Course title "Marianne Vos (Team CCC) timed her move to perfection to surge past Amanda Spratt (Team Mitchelton–Scott) to win La Course, a 121km ride around Pau on the northern edge of the Pyrenees."...
16:00 2019-07-19

Rupee Falls For Third Straight Day, Ends At 68.97 Against Dollar At the interbank foreign exchange (forex) market, the domestic currency opened at 68.76 per dollar, but lost ground during the day and finally settled at 68.97, down 15 paise over its previous close....
15:13 2019-07-18

Bregman, Astros beat Mariners 11-5 for 5th straight win SEATTLE (AP) — Alex Bregman had two hits and three RBIs, and seven other Astros drove in at least one run as Houston beat the Seattle Mariners 11-5 Tuesday night for its fifth straight win. Despite playing without Jose Altuve, George Springer and Carlos Correa, the Astros have won 9 of 11 and are 5-...
08:39 2019-06-05

Indians hit 3 straight HRs, Plesac shuts down Rangers, 10-3 ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Cleveland rookie Zach Plesac allowed only two hits pitching into the eighth inning and the Indians had four home runs, including three in a row for the first time in nearly 15 years, to overwhelm the Texas Rangers 10-3 on Tuesday night. After Jake Bauers led o...
06:26 2019-06-19

Yankees hold on for DH sweep of Royals, win 7th straight KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Austin Romine and Cameron Maybin each drove in two in New York’s five-run second inning, and the Yankees held on to beat the Kansas City Royals 6-5 Saturday night, completing a sweep of a doubleheader for their seventh straight win. Romine finished with three hits and M...
09:26 2019-05-26

Verdugo’s HR in 11th gives Dodgers 2nd straight walk-off win LOS ANGELES (AP) — Alex Verdugo hit his second home run of the game in the 11th inning and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Colorado Rockies 5-4 on Saturday night for their fifth straight win. Verdugo hit a fastball from Jesus Tinoco (0-1) into the Rockies’ bullpen in right field for his fourt...
08:00 2019-06-23

Yanks get key hits off Astros’ gloves for 8th straight win NEW YORK (AP) — Giancarlo Stanton hit a pair of go-ahead, two-run singles, both off third baseman Yuli Gurriel’s glove, and the New York Yankees beat the Houston Astros 7-5 Saturday night for their eighth straight win. The Astros lost their seventh in a row in the matchup of AL division leader...
08:00 2019-06-23

Yankees beat skidding Astros 4-1 for 7th straight win NEW YORK (AP) — Gary Sánchez and Gleyber Torres each homered for the third game in a row, providing a pair of two-run shots that sent the New York Yankees past the skidding Houston Astros 4-1 on Friday night for their seventh straight victory. Aaron Judge was hitless in his return to the lineup — ba...
08:26 2019-06-22

Rockies beat Blue Jays 5-1 for 8th straight win Antonio Senzatela pitches 6 effective innings as Colorado Rockies beat Toronto Blue Jays 5-1 for 8th straight win        ...
00:52 2019-06-03

MLB roundup: Mets win fifth straight game, series Zack Wheeler scattered eight hits over eight scoreless innings Tuesday night for the red-hot New York Mets, who locked up another series win with a 5-0 victory over the visiting Miami Marlins....
09:00 2019-08-07

Walk this way: Dodgers beat D-backs 5-4 on 5 straight walks Cody Bellinger's bases-loaded walk _ the fifth in a row given up by Arizona's bullpen with two outs _ forced in the winning run in the ninth and helped the Los Angeles Dodgers edge the Diamondbacks 5-4       ...
10:52 2019-07-03

Venus Williams to play San Jose for second straight year Venus Williams has committed to play in San Jose later this month, her second straight appearance in the event        ...
18:26 2019-07-17

Mets bullpen has rare stellar night for third-straight win MINNEAPOLIS — Who were these guys and where are they hiding the real Mets relievers? A bullpen that has been adept like maybe no other in the major leagues at igniting blazes was asked to rescue the Mets following a shortened Steven Matz start Tuesday night and succeeded to the hilt against the Twin...
07:52 2019-07-17

Blind date: ‘I told her I wouldn’t call myself straight’ Summer, 26, art publisher, meets Mark, 32, technical delivery managerWhat were you hoping for?I was told he was a cyclist, so nice legs. Continue reading......
09:52 2019-07-13

IndiGo Shares Fall 9%, Set To Finish Lower For Third Straight Day The IndiGo shares were set to finish lower for a third session in a row. In the past two sessions, IndiGo shares had declined 10.99 per cent on the Bombay Stock Exchange....
12:13 2019-07-11

Mets Win Sixth Straight and Start Dreaming of ‘Something Special’ A four-game sweep of the Miami Marlins gave the Mets 13 wins in 14 games, and contributions from all over the roster provided more reason for optimism....
05:26 2019-08-08

Dodgers beat D-backs 5-4 for 5th straight home walk-off win All-Star Cody Bellinger hit a tiebreaking homer in the 10th inning, giving the Los Angeles Dodgers a major league-tying fifth consecutive walk-off victory at home, 5-4 over the Arizona Diamondbacks       ...
08:00 2019-07-04

Angels beat Astros 7-2 for 5th straight W; Marisnick plunked Albert Pujols hit a bases-clearing double during the Angels' six-run first inning in a 7-2 victory over the Houston Astros       ...
10:00 2019-07-17

Sudo devours hot dogs, field for 6th straight title Reigning women's champion Miki Sudo devoured 31 hot dogs to win the women's division of the annual Nathan's Famous Fourth of July hot dog eating contest for her sixth consecutive title....
19:26 2019-07-04

RBI Seen Delivering Its Fourth Straight Rate Cut Today: 10 Things To Know The Monetary Policy Committee, led by Reserve Bank of India Governor Shaktikanta Das, is widely expected to announce further easing of monetary policy in its third bi-monthly statement of the current......
09:00 2019-08-07

Fiers wins seventh straight as A's top White Sox 5-1 Mike Fiers pitched into the eighth inning to win his seventh consecutive decision, Oakland hit three solo home runs and the Athletics beat the Chicago White Sox 5-1       ...
11:01 2019-07-13

India's monsoon rain below average for fifth straight week India's monsoon rains in the week ending on Wednesday were below average for the fifth time in a row, although the deficit was the lowest since the start of the season, after it revived in central and western regions....
07:39 2019-07-04

Could a second straight quarter of falling earnings signal a possible recession? With earnings season underway, a second straight quarter of declining S&P 500 profits would add to concerns about a possible recession by next year.       ...
18:39 2019-07-22

Kim returns to John Deere with 17 straight missed cuts Golf notes: Michael Kim doesn't ride momentum from John Deere win; a temporary playoff change at British Open        ...
19:39 2019-07-09

Wondolowski, Earthquakes hand Whitecaps 5th straight loss Chris Wondolowski had a goal and an assist and the San Jose Earthquakes beat the slumping Vancouver Whitecaps 3-1       ...
09:13 2019-07-21

Straight arms or bent? For walking, it's clear. For running, less so The way we walk is very efficient, but runners’ bent-arm bias is not so straightforwardIt is a question that perhaps only a scientist would ask and try to answer: why do we walk with straight arms but run with them bent?Months after the conundrum struck Andrew Yegian as he strolled across campus at ...
07:13 2019-07-10

Sip on this England: USWNT advance to their third straight World Cup final SportsPulse: The USWNT and England played in an instant classic. And as Nancy Armour details, the U.S. continued their savagery ways on and off the pitch in route to the World Cup final.       ...
05:26 2019-07-03

Cheerleader Rickie Fowler needs to get his US Open priorities straight PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. — We’ve seen Rickie Fowler celebrating at the end of major championships, wearing a wide smile and offering handshakes. But so far, he has been the one doing the congratulating and not the one receiving the congratulations. Whether it was Justin Thomas winning the 2017 PGA Champ...
09:00 2019-06-11

UK Men’s Basketball Lands 11th Straight Top-Three Signing Class (Larry Vaught Photo) LEXINGTON, Ky. – On April 1, 2009, at his introductory press conference as the Kentucky men’s basketball head coach, John Calipari told the world, “I’m here because I can recruit the best of the best.” He’s kept his promise. Now 10 seasons into the job, Calipari has delivered ...
03:13 2019-05-25

Messi finishes Europe's top scorer for third straight year "Lionel Messi has become the first player to win Europe\u0027s Golden Shoe award for the third consecutive year after his nearest challenger Kylian Mbappe failed to score the four goals he needed in Paris St Germain\u0027s final league match of the season on Friday."...
13:00 2019-05-25

Yankees sweep away Royals for seventh straight victory KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The Yankees have spent the past week playing the two worst teams in the American League — and they have taken advantage of the favor the schedule-makers gave them. On Saturday, they swept a split doubleheader against the Royals, winning the first game 7-3 and the nightcap 6-5 at K...
07:00 2019-05-26

Profar, Phegley homer to lead A’s to 10th straight win OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Jurickson Profar and Josh Phegley homered off former Oakland starter Trevor Cahill and the Athletics rolled to their 10th straight win, 8-5 over the Los Angeles Angels on Monday. Profar tied the game with a two-run homer in the fourth against Cahill (2-5), and Phegley gave the...
03:00 2019-05-28

Mariners win 10-9, hand Orioles 10th straight loss SEATTLE (AP) — Kyle Seager, Dylan Moore and Mac Williamson all homered to help Seattle build a big lead, and the Mariners held off Baltimore’s comeback in a 10-9 win Friday night that handed the Orioles their 10th straight loss. Mallex Smith reached base five times, stole two bases and scored ...
08:26 2019-06-22

11 Straight Days of Tornadoes Have U.S. Approaching ‘Uncharted Territory’ Monday was the 11th consecutive day with at least eight tornado reports, tying a record. In all, more than 500 tornadoes have been reported in 30 days....
21:26 2019-05-28

After Much Effort, an ‘Unbreakable’ Record in Straight Pool Is Topped If John Schmidt’s pocketing of 626 balls without a miss on Monday in Monterey, Calif., is certified, it will break Willie Mosconi’s mark of 526 set in 1954....
04:39 2019-05-29

Warriors defeat Blazers 119-117 in OT, heading to fifth straight NBA finals The Golden State Warriors swept their way to a fifth straight NBA Finals, getting triple-doubles from Stephen Curry and Draymond Green in a 119-117 overtime victory over the Portland Trail Blazers on Monday night....
14:39 2019-05-21

White Sox beat Indians 10-4 for season-high 4th straight win CHICAGO (AP) — Yonder Alonso and José Abreu each hit a two-run homer, and the Chicago White Sox beat the Cleveland Indians 10-4 on Thursday night for their season-high fourth straight victory. Alonso also doubled and scored against his former team, helping Chicago move within one game of Cleveland f...
08:52 2019-05-31

U.S. auto sales expected to slip 5th-straight month The U.S. auto industry is limping into the usually robust summer selling season, analysts say, as rising new-vehicle prices and affordability concerns continue to outweigh strong employment growth and high consumer confidence....
03:39 2019-06-01

WRC Rally Italy: Ott Tanak on brink of third straight victory Toyota driver Ott Tanak is two stages away from a third consecutive World Rally Championship event victory as he leads Rally Italy by 28.7 seconds over Dani Sordo...
11:00 2019-06-16

Kenin stuns Serena in straight sets at French American Sofia Kenin, 20, handed Serena Williams her earliest loss in a Grand Slam event since 2014, beating the 23-time major champion in straight sets at the French Open....
00:13 2019-06-02

Dodgers rally to beat Cubs 5-3 for 7th straight home win LOS ANGELES (AP) — Rich Hill pitched seven strong innings and singled in the go-ahead run in the fourth inning, helping the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Chicago Cubs 5-3 Friday night for their seventh straight home win. The NL West-leading Dodgers rebounded from an early deficit for the second strai...
15:00 2019-06-15

Furyk proud of streak playing 24 straight US Opens Golf Notes: Furyk proud of streak playing 24 straight US Opens; Kaymer plans a party when victory drought ends        ...
03:39 2019-06-05

The Latest: McDowell makes 4 straight birdies at US Open The Latest at the US Open: McDowell makes 4 straight birdies in bid for 2nd US Open title at Pebble Beach        ...
02:26 2019-06-15

Arkansas tops TCU 6-0, gets 2nd straight home super regional Patrick Wicklander combined with two relievers on a five-hitter and Arkansas advanced to host a super regional for the second straight year with a 6-0 victory over TCU        ...
08:52 2019-06-03

MLB roundup: Yanks drop Astros to win eighth straight Giancarlo Stanton drove in his first four runs of the season on a pair of two-run singles as the host New York Yankees extended their season-high winning streak to eight games with a 7-5 victory over the Houston Astros on Saturday night....
12:26 2019-06-23

Bob Tasca III races to 2nd straight NHRA Funny Car victory Bob Tasca III won consecutive Funny Car events for the first time in his career, beating Jack Beckman in the final round of the Summit Racing Equipment NHRA Nationals        ...
01:00 2019-06-24

Mets explode in eighth to topple Nationals for third straight win Mickey Callaway didn’t mince words before the Mets went for their third straight win over the Nationals on Wednesday at Citi Field: “We’ve got to win some games. We have to approach this like it’s the playoffs.’’ It took a while, but his team finally responded in a 6-1 win. After being shut down by....
04:52 2019-05-23

Steve Torrence races to second straight Top Fuel victory Steve Torrence raced to his second straight Top Fuel victory in the Arby's NHRA Southern Nationals at Atlanta Dragway        ...
19:13 2019-05-21

Gurriel hits 2nd straight game-winner, Astros down M’s in 10 HOUSTON (AP) — Yuli Gurriel doubled in the 10th inning for his second straight last at-bat game winner, lifting the Houston Astros to a 6-5 win over the Seattle Mariners on Saturday night. The Astros hadn’t scored since putting up five runs in the second when Michael Brantley singled to start ...
07:13 2019-06-30

Straight up: How the Kentucky bourbon industry is going high tech Bourbon is one of the most popular spirits in the world. Some Kentucky distilleries are adding data analytics, automation, IoT sensors, and RFID tags to streamline production....
15:39 2019-05-21

Rookie trifecta: Smith delivers 3rd straight walk-off for LA Hours after being called up from the minors, Will Smith connected for a pinch-hit, three-run homer in the ninth inning that lifted the Los Angeles Dodgers over Colorado 6-3. It was the third straight day a Dodgers rookie hit a walk-off homer.       ...
04:26 2019-06-24

O.J. promises to ‘set the record straight’ in second viral Twitter video With 354,000 followers and counting, O.J. Simpson is taking Twitter by storm — vaguely promising to “set the record straight” in a second video posted Saturday night, a day after first testing the waters with an inaugural tweet. “Hey Twitter world,” he says in the new v...
07:13 2019-06-16

Giancarlo Stanton does it all as Yankees storm to eighth straight Opposing teams that believe they can trade punches with the Yankees these days become Sonny Liston flat on his back looking up at Muhammad Ali. The Astros tried to match muscle for muscle Saturday night and became the eighth straight team to lose to the Yankees because right now Aaron Boone’s team i...
17:52 2019-06-23

Brett Moffitt wins at Chicagoland for 2nd straight season JOLIET, Ill. (AP) — Brett Moffitt won the NASCAR Truck Series race at Chicagoland Speedway for the second year Friday night, building a big lead for his second victory of the season. And this time the defending series champion got to celebrate with a burnout in the No. 24 GMS Chevrolet. Two weeks ag...
06:52 2019-06-29

Rangers' Hunter Pence gets one of the easiest inside-the-park homers you'll ever see Texas Rangers slugger Hunter Pence takes advantage of a bizarrely inactive Boston Red Sox outfield for his first career inside-the-park home run.       ...
06:26 2019-06-12

Sensex Falls For Fourth Straight Day To Lowest Level In Over Two Months The S&P BSE Sensex and NSE Nifty 50 indexes extended declines to a fourth straight day led by declines in heavyweights HDFC, HDFC Bank, State Bank of India, Reliance Industries, Maruti Suzuki and......
13:13 2019-07-23

Iran stance straight from Trump's North Korea playbook The Trump administration isn't exactly hiding the fact that it's using North Korea playbook on Iran: Use a "maximum pressure" campaign -- the same nomenclature was used for Tehran and Pyongyang -- to box the adversary into a corner, then try to negotiate....
16:52 2019-05-21

U.S. money market assets grow six straight weeks: iMoneyNet U.S. money market fund assets rose for a sixth consecutive week, bringing the total to a fresh nine-plus year peak as investors piled cash into low-risk funds on concerns about global trade tensions,......
22:39 2019-06-05

Todd Frazier, Mets power their way past Giants to second straight win Todd Frazier dug into his bag Thursday and pulled out an 8-iron that delivered the perfect approach shot – make that go-ahead home run. The veteran third baseman hit a fly ball against Mark Melancon in the eighth inning that just kept going, igniting a four-run inning that sent the Mets to a second ...
21:39 2019-06-06

‘Straight Pride’ parade attempt sparks outrage in Boston BOSTON (WBTS) –  An attempt at a “straight pride” parade in Boston has sparked outrage days before the city hosts its gay pride parade. Efforts by the group calling itself Super Happy Fun America come amid LGBTQ Pride Month, with Boston’s parade scheduled for Saturday. City o...
21:52 2019-06-06

Trump misled us in his economic report. I'm setting the record straight This year's report misconstrues well-established facts, cherry-picks data, relies on economic theories widely rejected by mainstream economists and entirely omits critical subjects. I correct the record in the Joint Economic Committee Democratic response to the report, which is mandated by law, and ...
05:13 2019-07-19

Royals send struggling White Sox to sixth straight loss Danny Duffy pitched a strong six innings and ended a nine-start winless streak, and Jorge Soler and Nicky Lopez hit back-to-back RBI singles twice as the Kansas City Royals beat the Chicago White Sox 7-5       ...
09:13 2019-07-18

Happ wins 5th straight decision, Yankees beat Jays 6-2 TORONTO (AP) — J.A. Happ pitched seven strong innings to win his fifth straight decision, Aaron Hicks and Gio Urshela homered, and the New York Yankees beat the Toronto Blue Jays 6-2 Thursday night to avoid a three-game sweep. DJ LeMahieu had three hits and two RBIs, and the Yankees snapped a three-...
07:00 2019-06-07

Socceroos to meet familiar foes on path to fifth straight World Cup Australia drawn with Jordan, Taipei, Kuwait and NepalTop two from Group B advance to final qualifying roundAustralia have been drawn Nepal, Jordan, Taiwan and Kuwait in the second Asian qualifying round for the 2022 World Cup in Qatar, which also serves as first qualifiers for the 2023 Asian Cup.The...
14:26 2019-07-17

Walmart to start delivering groceries straight to shoppers’ fridges Walmart will restart a service that offers the delivery of groceries directly to shoppers’ refrigerators – part of its attempts to find unconventional ways to offer cheap and rapid delivery of online orders. Walmart had started testing the service in 2017 with smart security company August Hom...
16:00 2019-06-07

Watch: Driver leaving car wash plunges straight into river Why pay for a car wash when you can crash into a river for free? A New Jersey driver left a car wash on Tuesday — and plunged straight into the Hackensack River when she pressed on the gas pedal instead of the break, the Hackensack Fire Department said. Footage of the splashy incident shows......
02:26 2019-07-17

Powerful Rockies rally past Cubs, 9th straight win at home DENVER (AP) — Ryan McMahon had a go-ahead RBI single in the eighth inning, and the Colorado Rockies rallied to beat the Chicago Cubs 6-5 on Monday night. Ian Desmond hit a 486-foot homer, and Nolan Arenado and Charlie Blackmon also went deep for the Rockies, who trailed 4-0 early but still won their...
06:52 2019-06-11

‘Straight’ Oklahoma man turns pickup rainbow for pride month HULBERT, Okla. (AP) — Self-described “straight, country boy” Cody Barlow believes duct tape really can fix anything, including bigots. The 28-year-old college student from Hulbert, Oklahoma, recently decorated the tailgate of his pickup truck like a pride flag with a bold message: “...
23:26 2019-06-11

Marvel just set the record straight on the few remaining mysteries from ‘Avengers: Endgame’ When Avengers: Endgame launched at the end of April, it finally put a stop to the endless stream of fan theories that attempted to guess the film’s plot. The movie answered several questions we had after Infinity War but also introduced other mysteries that weren’t immediately explainabl...
20:39 2019-08-01

U.S. home-building falls for 3rd straight month, HUD report shows U.S. home-building fell a third straight month in July amid rising labor costs, data from the U.S. Census and the Department of Housing and Urban Development showed Friday....
19:00 2019-08-16

Streaking New York Mets rally with four in ninth for seventh straight win Red-hot Mets win for 14th time in 15 games at Citi FieldNew York had been 0-44 when trailing after eight inningsMichael Conforto celebrating with his jersey ripped off. Dominic Smith joining the party on his scooter. A crowd that kept cheering long after the last swing.Hard to believe for a team tha...
07:39 2019-08-10

METALS-Copper rebounds but on track for 6th straight weekly fall Copper rebounded on Friday from its lowest since Jan. 14 hit in the previous session, as the U.S. dollar eased, but was heading for its sixth straight week of losses on a prolonged U.S.-China trade war....
08:52 2019-05-24

Tesla drops for sixth straight session, down 20% since share offer Shares of Tesla fell for a sixth straight session on Wednesday after Citi cut its price target on the struggling electric car maker, leaving buyers of its recent share offer, including Chief Executive Elon Musk, $167 million in the hole....
20:39 2019-05-22

VIX Futures Open Interest Reaches New High Of Nearly 450,000 Contracts For Second Straight Day CHICAGO, IL -- January 14, 2013 - The CBOE Futures Exchange, LLC (CFE®) announced today that open interest in futures on the CBOE Volatility Index® (VIX® Index) reached a new all-time high for the second consecutive day. Open interest stood at 449,816 contracts this morning, surpassing the previous ...
06:39 2019-05-22

RBI Delivers 4th Straight Rate Cut, Lowers Growth Forecast: 10 Points The Reserve Bank of India on Wednesday announced its decision to cut the repo rate by 35 basis points, marking the fourth straight reduction in its scheduled bi-monthly reviews so far this year. All......
14:26 2019-08-07

Straight Pride Parade Organizer Slips Up, Calls Himself a Racist The local organizer of Modesto, CA’s “Straight Pride” parade made an oopsie at a public city council meeting on Wednesday, accidentally referring to his organization as a “totally peaceful racist group.” As many people in the audience pointed out to him immediately: Hey man, you said it!!...
20:52 2019-08-09

Osaka beats Kvitova at Australian Open to win second straight major Japan's Naomi Osaka won her second straight grand slam title Saturday, beating Petra Kvitova of the Czech Republic 7-6 (7-2) 5-7 6-4 at the Australian Open....
18:00 2019-05-21

James Holzhauer wins 29th straight ‘Jeopardy!’ game “Jeopardy!” champion James Holzhauer carved another notch in his bedpost Tuesday night. The professional sports gambler emerged victorious during a 29th straight episode of the storied game show, ending the match with $59,381. The grand total accumulated by the seemingly invincible 34-ye...
04:39 2019-05-29

Muguruza, Stephens post straight-set wins at French Open Former champion Garbine Muguruza and last year's runner-up Sloane Stephens both posted straight-set wins to reach the third round of the French Open        ...
14:26 2019-05-29

U.S. money market assets rise five straight weeks: iMoneyNet U.S. money market fund assets rose for a fifth consecutive week, bringing its total to more than a nine-year high as investors pour cash into low-risk funds on concerns about escalating U.S.-China......
01:52 2019-05-30

‘Jeopardy!’ champ James Holzhauer cruises to 31st straight win The seemingly unbeatable “Jeopardy!” champion pulled off yet another win. James Holzhauer emerged victorious once again during Thursday night’s episode of the storied game show. The professional sports gambler from Las Vegas ended the Final Jeopardy of his 31st straight game with $...
09:26 2019-05-31

Mets vs. Pirates: Steven Matz will make it 8 straight for Amazin’s They are not running but according to Odds Shark, Megan Rapinoe, Chelsea Clinton and Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson have better chances of winning the Democratic presidential nomination than Bill de Blasio. Surely the wipeout is coming. We have been riding the Mets’ wave during their seven-game winning s...
22:39 2019-08-02

U.S. drillers cut oil rigs for sixth straight month-Baker Hughes U.S. energy firms this week increased the number of oil rigs operating for the first time in four weeks but cut the rig count for the sixth straight month as most drillers cut spending plans....
19:52 2019-05-31

PM Modi To Deliver Sixth Straight Independence Day Speech Tomorrow Prime Minister Narendra Modi will deliver on Thursday his sixth straight Independence Day speech and is expected to touch on a host of issues, ranging from his government's landmark decision on Jammu......
00:39 2019-08-15

Straight sets wins: Nadal and Federer in French Open last 8 Roger Federer's return to French Open clay is going so smoothly he still has not dropped a set in reaching the quarterfinals        ...
18:52 2019-06-02

Sensex, Nifty Surge For Second Straight Day Amid Buying Across Sectors Domestic stock markets clocked sharp gains on Friday, rising for a second straight day, after a report by news agency Reuters said that the government is likely to exempt foreign portfolio investors......
11:39 2019-08-09

These Are the Netflix Codes You Can Use to Take a Shortcut Straight to the Shows and Movies You Actually Want to Watch Everyone knows the struggle of sitting down — or, more likely, laying down — to watch Netflix, only to realize you can’t find what you’re looking for. In fact, the conundrum is so universal that there’s even an app that acts like Tinder for streaming to help mitigate th...
17:39 2019-07-03

How straight parents can raise kids to be allies, during Pride Month and beyond Although I write and speak regularly about parenting, sexuality and equality — and try year-round to teach my kids about inclusivity — hearing another parent describe Pride Month as “huge” for their family made me consider what more I could do....
16:13 2019-06-14

Brooks Koepka has momentum going into US Open as he looks to win major for third straight time The 119th U.S. Open at Pebble Beach tees off Thursday with the normal supply of tantalizing storylines behind the 156 players who could prove best by Sunday evening. ...
16:13 2019-06-12

Yamamoto wins again, Marlins hand Phillies 7th straight loss PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Rookie right-hander Jordan Yamamoto won for the third time in three career starts, Garrett Cooper and Brian Anderson hit consecutive homers, and the Miami Marlins beat Philadelphia 6-4 Sunday for the Phillies’ seventh straight loss. JT Riddle homered, doubled and drove in t...
23:13 2019-06-23

Kevin Durant refused to be traded straight up for D’Angelo Russell Before teaming up with Kyrie Irving in Brooklyn, Kevin Durant made sure to bring along another asset to the Nets. Durant’s acquisition came via sign-and-trade with the Warriors, who received D’Angelo Russell in the deal. Before the deal went through, however, Durant made sure the Nets also retrieved...
00:00 2019-07-12

Iglesias, Roark lift Reds past Brewers for 5th straight win MILWAUKEE (AP) — Jose Iglesias homered and drove in four runs, Tanner Roark allowed one run — a homer by major league leader Christian Yelich — over six solid innings and the Cincinnati Reds beat the Milwaukee Brewers 7-1 on Thursday night for their fifth straight victory. Iglesias followed a two-ou...
06:26 2019-06-21

FBI investigates ‘glitter bombing’ of Straight Pride Parade organizers The FBI has confirmed that an investigation has been launched after three members of Super Happy Fun America, the organization behind Boston’s upcoming Straight Pride Parade, were sent glitter-filled envelopes in the mail this week. “The envelope immediately struck me as different. There was no retu...
07:00 2019-07-03

Archer: 1999 takes a "Road Trip" straight into the garbage Science fiction is all about possibilities, about pushing the boundaries of the real and bringing the improbable to life. One of the most exciting things about the transition from Archer to Archer: 1999 this year was the way it opened up the sorts of questions and scenarios that this show could expl...
04:52 2019-07-11

Gurriel hits 2nd straight game-winner, Astros down M's in 10 Yuli Gurriel doubled in the 10th inning for his second straight last at-bat game winner, lifting the Houston Astros to a 6-5 win over the Seattle Mariners on Saturday night       ...
15:26 2019-06-30

iOS 13 FaceTime ‘correction’ uses ARKit 3 to make eyes look straight ahead If you've ever tried to make a FaceTime video call, you know that your eyes can't look straight at the screen and camera at once -- iOS 13 fixes that.Read More...
19:13 2019-07-03

Women's World Cup soccer: USA defeats Netherlands 2-0 for second straight title The United States Women's National Team scored two second-half goals, defeating the Netherlands 2-0 to win its second consecutive Women's World Cup title....
20:14 2019-07-07

‘Straight, country boy’ turns pickup rainbow for pride month HULBERT, Okla. (AP) — Self-described “straight, country boy” Cody Barlow believes duct tape really can fix anything, including bigots. The 28-year-old college student from Hulbert, Oklahoma, recently decorated the tailgate of his pickup truck like a pride flag with a bold message: “...
09:26 2019-06-12

Petrol, Diesel Rates Cut For Fourth Straight Day, Check Prices Here State-run oil marketing companies review the domestic fuel prices on a daily basis and any revisions are implemented at the fuel stations with effect from 6 am...
11:13 2019-06-16

George Burgess referred straight to NRL judiciary over alleged eye gouge Souths player charged with dangerous contact to the eyeIncident involved Tigers veteran Robbie FarahGeorge Burgess has been referred straight to the NRL judiciary for an alleged eye gouge in South Sydney’s defeat to Wests Tigers.The match review committee on Friday morning charged the Rabbitohs prop...
06:00 2019-06-28

GM seeks to avoid Takata recalls for fourth straight year DETROIT (AP) — General Motors is trying to avoid recalling potentially deadly Takata air bag inflators in thousands of full-size pickup trucks and SUVs for the fourth straight year, leaving owners to wonder if vehicles are safe to drive. The automaker petitioned the National Highway Traffic Safety A...
17:00 2019-06-19

Jamaica beat Panama to reach third straight Gold Cup semi A second-half penalty from Darren Mattocks put Jamaica into their third consecutive Gold Cup semi-final on Sunday after a 1-0 win over Panama in Philadelphia....
07:13 2019-07-01

Angels vs. Rangers: Mike Minor will make it four straight wins Debate dust. Kamala Harris moved into second position and cut into Joe Biden’s lead. Experts say Harris was aggressive. Biden was unprepared. Pete Buttigieg could be a veep. Beto O’Rourke was invisible. Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren lost ground and Bill de Blasio was, well, the tallest. Texas ...
20:52 2019-07-01

Orioles announcer Gary Thorne wasn't happy after Yankees' Gleyber Torres hit more homers New York Yankees shortstop Gleyber Torres' home run binge against the Baltimore Orioles made team announcer Gary Thorne quite unhappy.        ...
04:52 2019-05-23

Sancho Shines As Dortmund Deny Bayern Fourth Straight Supercup Jadon Sancho fed Paco Alcacer for Dortmund's opener just after the break before clinching the victory and his side's first trophy since 2017 with a clinical finish....
13:13 2019-08-04

Canadian city votes against allowing group to fly straight pride flag A small Canadian city that only held its first LGBTQ pride celebration last month has unanimously voted this week against allowing a group called “It’s Great to be Straight” to fly a straight pride flag at City Hall, according to new reports. The city council in Airdrie, Alberta, received a letter f...
00:39 2019-07-04

India's monsoon rains above-average for second straight week: weather office India's monsoon rains in the week through Wednesday were above average for the second straight week, the weather office said, easing concerns of drought, although excessive rainfall flooded some areas on the west coast....
00:00 2019-08-08

India's monsoon rains above-average for 2nd straight week: weather office India's monsoon rains in the week through Wednesday were above average for the second straight week, the weather office said, easing concerns of drought, although excessive rainfall flooded some areas on the west coast....
18:52 2019-08-07

Q107 host Fearless Fred to walk 24 hours straight for charity This is the second year in a row the radio host is walking for the Children's Wish Foundation. His non-stop, 24-hour journey kicks off on Friday, June 21....
18:26 2019-06-19

| Confident Koepka stalks Woodland in search of 3rd straight US Open title Brooks Koepka continues his pursuit of an historic third straight US Open title on Sunday, where he sets off four strokes behind Gary Woodland in the final round....
20:13 2019-06-16

Group pushes Boston ‘straight pride’ parade, sparks backlash BOSTON — An attempt at a “straight pride” parade in Boston has sparked outrage days before the city hosts its gay pride parade. Efforts by the group calling itself Super Happy Fun America come amid LGBTQ Pride Month, with Boston’s parade scheduled for Saturday. City officials say the group has been ...
06:39 2019-06-05

Mortgage applications fall for fourth straight week despite lower rates Mortgage applications fell for the fourth week as home owners were in no rush to refinance now that rates are expected to stay lower for longer.       ...
00:01 2019-07-25

Biden pushes back after Booker jabs at him over mass incarcerations for second straight day There’s no let up from Sen. Cory Booker as he takes aim at Democratic presidential rival Joe Biden over Biden’s role in crafting the landmark 1994 crime bill....
22:39 2019-07-24

UPDATE 1-Broadcaster CME raises 2019 profit forecast for second straight quarter Broadcaster Central European Media Enterprises (CME) raised forecasts for 2019 core profit and cash flow growth for the second time this year after its second quarter performance beat expectations....
16:39 2019-07-23

Jed Wyatt's Sister Sets the Record Straight on Her Conversation With Hannah Brown It looks like hometown dates could have gone better for Jed Wyatt's sister Lily. Fans watched Hannah Brown travel across the country and meet the families of her four remaining......
22:13 2019-07-09

Texas Softball Pitcher Hospitalized After Teammate's Throw Hit Her Straight In The Face Texas softball pitcher Miranda Elish was taken to a hospital on Friday during her team’s NCAA super regional game against Alabama after taking a throw directly to the face. The injury occurred in the second inning when Longhorns catcher Mary Iakopo fielded what she thought was a live bunt and tried...
20:00 2019-05-25

Verstappen would beat Hamilton in straight track fight: Red Bull’s Horner • ‘From what I see I would absolutely back Max,’ says Horner• Horner says ‘elements are starting to come into place’ for teamThe Red Bull team principal, Christian Horner, believes his driver Max Verstappen would beat Lewis Hamilton in a straight fight on track. Verstappen won at the last round in A...
18:52 2019-07-10

Tony Romo wins celebrity golf tournament for second straight year Tony Romo has been humbled in PGA Tour events, but his golf game thrives against amateurs. On Sunday, the retired Dallas Cowboys quarterback won the American Century Championship for his second straight victory in the celebrity tournament at Edgewood Tahoe Golf Course in Stateline, Nevada. The CBS N...
19:39 2019-07-15

India gets above-average monsoon rains for third straight week: weather office Monsoon rains in India in the week through Wednesday were above average for a third straight week, the weather office said, easing concerns of drought, although excessive rainfall flooded many districts in the southern and western parts of the country....
14:39 2019-08-14

Busiest US port hit by 7th straight month of export declines amid trade war America's top two busiest container ports, the Los Angeles and Long Beach, on Tuesday reported declines in export volumes in May amid an ongoing trade war with China....
05:00 2019-06-12

Xiaomi tops Indian smartphone market for eighth straight quarter Xiaomi has now been India’s top smartphone seller for eight straight quarters. The company has become a constant headache for Samsung in the world’s second largest smartphone market as sales have slowed pretty much everywhere else in the world. The Chinese electronics giant shipped 10.4...
00:39 2019-08-14

Artist destroys hand, mind by drawing for 24 hours straight without lifting his pen Perhaps taking note of all us cretins who spent our high school math classes drawing ever-expanding spirals in our notebooks, a professional artist has just completed the more constructive, less grade-endangering version of a classic doodle by drawing a single line for 24 entire hours....
20:13 2019-08-12

Zack Wheeler makes case for payday as Mets win seventh straight CHICAGO — Now that his status for this season is settled, Zack Wheeler can try getting Mets officials to consider 2020 and beyond. Thursday, a day after the Mets retained the right-hander at the trade deadline, was a good place for Wheeler to start in convincing team brass: His pitches were crisp, e...
03:26 2019-08-02

Online knitting community Ravelry just straight-up bans Trump support In a move that every other website should be paying close attention to, knitting and crochet-based social media platform Ravelry has announced an across-the-board ban for all posts in favor of Donald Trump and his administration. Apparently that’s a thing you can do if you don’t want extremely dange...
00:39 2019-06-24

Drones flown straight at aircraft to test collision avoidance tech A start-up has tested its collision avoidance system by flying drones straight at planes and helicopters over 7000 times —  so far there haven't been any crashes...
11:00 2019-05-24

Chris Evans Slams "Homophobic" Men Planning Straight Pride Parade After news broke that a group in Boston is trying to host a "Straight Pride" Parade, Chris Evans took to Twitter to slam the event and its organizers. "Wow! Cool initiative,......
00:52 2019-06-06

Suspicious substance mailed to 'Straight Pride' organizers turns out to be … glitter Anonymous envelopes sent to members of ‘Super Happy Fun America’ who believe straight people are an ‘oppressed majority’Organizers of Boston’s so-called “Straight Pride” march have revealed that threatening envelopes posted to them and which prompted them to call law enforcement turned out to be ful...
00:39 2019-07-03

Brooks Koepka, Seeking a 3rd Straight U.S. Open Title, Could Be the Star Golf Needs Unpackaged, unemotional and unabashedly himself, Koepka has become the game’s dominant player, with four major titles in two years. Yet he is also its Invisible Man....
15:26 2019-06-13

Disgusting Privilege: Cap’n Crunch Was Only Forgiven For The ‘Oops! All Berries’ Debacle Because He’s A Straight White Man We’ve gone long enough as a society letting privileged people off the hook for their bullshit, and it’s time to get real: Cap’n Crunch was only forgiven for the “Oops! All Berries” debacle because he’s a straight white man. Period....
18:26 2019-05-21

Jenelle Evans Sets the Record Straight on ''Absurd'' Custody Battle Rumors Jenelle Evans is dispelling the "absurd" rumors surrounding her ongoing custody battle. It's been a tumultuous few weeks for the Teen Mom star as she and husband, David Eason,......
00:52 2019-06-06

Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas' Italy Getaway Is Straight Out of a Romantic Movie Under the Tuscan sun! Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas continue to prove they are the definition of relationship goals. After taking the streets of Paris for Sophie Turner and Joe......
08:00 2019-07-07

Stephen Curry torments Trail Blazers again, sending Warriors to fifth straight NBA Finals Curry scores a game-high 37 points, and Golden State rallies from a 17-point second-half deficit to complete a sweep in the Western Conference finals....
14:39 2019-05-21

12 straight days of tornadoes shatter record, leave heartland storm-weary If it feels like it's been a long month of severe weather, particularly in the Midwest where tornadoes have become a daily occurrence, it's because the U.S. has been in an unprecedented stretch of tornadic activity....
03:00 2019-05-30

Naomi Osaka loses in Wimbledon first round in straight sets to Yulia Putinseva Naomi Osaka, the No. 2-ranked female tennis player in the world, lost in the first round of Wimbledon on Monday falling in straight sets to Yulia Putinseva....
22:00 2019-07-01

GM's China sales decline for fourth straight quarter amid economy woes General Motors Co's second-quarter vehicle sales in China fell 12.2%, as the U.S. automaker was hurt by a slowing economy amid the Sino-U.S. trade war and by heightened competition in its key mid-priced SUV segment....
12:01 2019-07-05

Hannity crushes Maddow as Fox News tops MSNBC, CNN for 70th straight quarter Fox News has been the most-watched cable news network for 70 consecutive quarters after finishing the second quarter of 2019 ahead of MSNBC and struggling CNN in both total day and primetime viewers -- as Sean Hannity crushed Rachel Maddow's show in the 9 p.m. ET hour....
00:26 2019-07-03

Naomi Osaka ousted by Yulia Putintseva in straight sets in first round at Wimbledon Naomi Osaka, the No. 2 seed in the women's field at Wimbledon — and No. 2-ranked player in the world — lost 7-6, 6-2 to Yulia Putintseva.       ...
01:00 2019-07-02

Witness Nicolas Cage’s gone-in-60-seconds cameo in this 1989 straight-to-video stinker There are many candidates for the worst movie ever, but we just discovered a new one. Never On Tuesday was the 1989 debut of future Detroit Rock City director Adam Rifkin, who apparently had a lot of famous friends in 1980s Hollywood, including star Peter Berg, who would go on to create the Friday N...
02:01 2019-07-25

Miley Cyrus Sets the Record Straight on That Cardi B and Nicki Minaj Lyric When it comes to Nicki Minaj and Cardi B's drama, Miley Cyrus isn't picking sides. After making headlines this weekend for her performance of "Cattitude," the 26-year-old......
01:00 2019-05-29

New York Knicks skip postgame handshake after third straight Summer League loss The New York Knicks on Tuesday fell to 0-3 in the NBA Summer League with a loss to the Toronto Raptors and it appears their frustrations overwhelmed them at the end of the game....
19:52 2019-07-10

'Straight pride' parade organizer cheers media attention but event is uncertain Previous events organized by Mark Sahady have often been small, with attendees vastly outnumbered by opposing groupsFar-right figures associated with a “straight pride” parade in Boston have celebrated the story going “viral” in news media, but with no fixed date and no city permit granted the likel...
11:13 2019-06-08

Brad Pitt orders "Straight Pride" parade organizers to cease the use of his image As sure as the sun will rise, each year Pride Month is protested by a faction of very upset heterosexuals who really curse the idea of not being oppressed. This year a group in Boston by the name of Super Happy Fun America, who claims to “advocate for the straight community,” decided to organize a “...
19:39 2019-06-07

Milo Yiannopoulos named grand marshal of Boston's 'Straight Pride' parade Organizers of Boston's "Straight Pride" parade on Friday named controversial right-wing commentator Milo Yiannopoulos, who is openly gay, as the grand marshal. ...
00:52 2019-06-09

Straight sets wins: Nadal and Federer reach French Open quarterfinals Roger Federer's return to French Open clay is going so smoothly he still has not dropped a set in reaching the quarterfinals        ...
19:52 2019-06-02

'Straight pride' group removes Brad Pitt as mascot after actor complains Super Happy Fun America adopts Milo Yiannopoulos as new face of campaign advocating for ‘oppressed majority’ of heterosexualsA group of activists defending heterosexual rights have taken down a photograph of Brad Pitt from its website. Super Happy Fun America had adopted the actor as an unofficial m...
16:00 2019-06-07

Halsey Sets the Record Straight After Being Accused of Using LGBTQ Community as a "Marketing Strategy" Halsey is not here for unnecessary drama. On Saturday, the 24-year-old star took to Instagram to share a candid snapshot from her concert in Brazil. "peak bi gurl evolution," she......
05:52 2019-07-08

Dylan Alcott wins at Wimbledon to secure fourth straight grand slam • Australian beats Britain’s Andy Lapthorne 6-0, 6-2 in final• Alcott is Wimbledon’s first quad wheelchair singles championWhen Rod Laver won Wimbledon for the fourth and last time in 1969 it was the 11th time in 14 years that an Australian man had won the title. Though John Newcombe won in each of ...
00:13 2019-07-14

U.S.-based Treasury bond funds attract fourth straight week of inflows -Lipper Investors' aversion to risk-taking intensified in the latest week, stemming from trade tensions between the U.S. and China as well as Mexico, with U.S.-based domestic equities funds posting $10 billion of cash withdrawals, according to Refinitiv's Lipper research service on Thursday....
22:52 2019-06-06

Sports betting helps propel casinos to fourth straight year of revenue gains The legalization of sport betting helped propel U.S. casinos to a record year, with gaming revenue rising 3.5% from 2017 to $41.68 billion, according to the American Gaming Association....
16:39 2019-06-11

A Massachusetts police department is asking the public to refrain from criminal activity because it is 'straight up hot as soccer balls out there' REUTERS/Jonathan Alcorn A massive heat wave is gripping half of the country, and as of Friday nearly 200 million people were under a heat advisory. And the Braintree Police Department in Braintree, Massachusetts, is asking residents to refrain from criminal activity until it cools down. In a Facebo...
01:26 2019-07-22

Marvel sets the record straight on Captain America’s time traveling in ‘Avengers: Endgame’ If there’s one thing Avengers: Endgame fans couldn’t really agree on about the ending, it was Captain America’s time travel escapade. To what version of the past did Steve Rogers go? Did he create an alternate timeline by staying in the past, or did he live quietly in this one, wit...
23:00 2019-07-01

Apollo 11 pilot Michael Collins disagrees with return to moon, wants straight shot to Mars Michael Collins, the command module pilot on Apollo 11, expressed disagreement with the administration's focus on reaching the moon as a starting point before reaching Mars -- arguing that it should instead direct its efforts towards going directly to the red giant....
14:26 2019-07-22

French Open quarter-finals: Konta blitzes Stephens in straight sets – live! Updates from Roland Garros, play starts at 1pm (BST)Konta profits from coach’s powers of persuasionGet in touch! Email Simon or tweet @Simon_Burnton 2.47pm BST Wawrinka roars to a 40-0 lead but Federer doesn’t stop fighting and battles back to deuce. Stan drops a backhand on the line to earn another...
15:52 2019-06-04

Wimbledon final: Serena Williams loses to Simona Halep of Romania in straight sets WIMBLEDON, England — Clutching her trophy 20 minutes after becoming Wimbledon’s champion, Simona Halep checked out the board inside Centre Court that lists tournament winners. Below all of the mentions of Serena Williams, her opponent in Saturday’s final, there already was inscribed: ...
20:00 2019-07-13

Porsha Williams' Fiancé Dennis McKinley Sets the Record Straight on Affair Rumors Peach, please! Things seem to be heating up in Atlanta, and we're not talking about the June weather. On Monday, Real Housewives of Atlanta fans began to wonder what was going on......
03:39 2019-06-04

Recruiting hate: White supremacist propaganda rises for third straight year on college campuses, ADL says More white supremacist propaganda appeared on college campuses this academic year, according to a new report, continuing a three-year rise.        ...
10:26 2019-06-28

Deja vu: Chase Elliott tops Martin Truex Jr. at Watkins Glen for second straight year After taking the pole, Chase Elliott led 81 of 90 laps and once again held off Martin Truex Jr. in another fierce battle on the road course.       ...
06:00 2019-08-05

Wendy Williams Sets the Record Straight on Joining The Real Housewives of New York City Is Wendy Williams headed to Bravo?! That's the question reality TV fans have been asking after rumors began to spread about the talk-show host possibly joining The Real Housewives of......
21:13 2019-07-31

Plan for Straight Pride rally rejected – but California city offers alternative idea Organizers of a planned Straight Pride rally received some bad news from city officials in Modesto, Calif., on Friday. They will not be permitted to hold their event in a city park as planned on Aug. 24....
06:00 2019-08-10

Rafael Nadal takes down Roger Federer in straight sets to reach French Open final Rafael Nadal got the best of Roger Federer in the 39th meeting between the tennis superstars in the French Open semifinals on Friday.        ...
19:52 2019-06-07

Rafael Nadal ousts Roger Federer in straight sets to reach French Open final Nadal beats Federer 6–3, 6–4, 6–2 in semi-finalRain halts Djokovic-Thiem match in third setWith 11 French Open titles in the bag, Rafael Nadal hardly needs help when it comes to winning at Roland Garros. But on Friday, after he produced a rock-solid performance in horrendous wind to see off Roger Fe...
20:26 2019-06-07

Boston's 'Straight Pride Parade' organizers were mailed envelopes full of glitter, Bible verses The organizers of Boston's "Straight Pride Parade" said they received suspicious letters in the mail Monday, prompting authorities to investigate the items — which turned out to be envelopes filled with glitter....
18:52 2019-07-03

Rafael Nadal dismantles Jo-Wilfried Tsonga in straight sets to reach Wimbledon fourth round Rafael Nadal drew level with Bjorn Borg with his 51st victory at Wimbledon, beating two-time semifinalist Jo-Wilfried Tsonga 6-2, 6-3, 6-2 in the third round....
17:52 2019-07-06

Roger Federer strolls into French Open quarter-finals with straight sets win over Leonardo Mayer Roger Federer's impressive run in the French Open continued as the Swiss legend brushed aside unseeded Argentine Leonardo Mayer to reach the last eight on Sunday....
20:52 2019-06-02

CBOE'S FIFTH STRAIGHT RECORD VOLUME YEAR: 1.19 BILLION OPTIONS (4.7 MILLION ADV) CONTRACTS CHANGE HANDS Chicago, January 2, 2009 - Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) today announced that 2008 was the busiest ever in its 35-year history as 1,193,355,070 contracts changed hands, a 26-percent increase over the 944,471,924 contracts traded in 2007.Average daily volume (ADV) of 4.7 million contracts bea...
13:26 2019-05-22