White Sox's Noesi strong in 5-2 victory over Twins

| |Friday, Jul. 25, 2014

MINNEAPOLIS - Chicago White Sox pitcher Hector Noesi said he has tried to approach his starts recently "with the attitude that I'm going to get here and do my job."

Aoki's walkoff single propels Royals to 2-1 win over Indians in 14 innings

| |Friday, Jul. 25, 2014

KANSAS CITY, Mo.-Nori Aoki spread his arms and waited. At 11:34 p.m., four hours and 23 minutes after an interminable, preposterous night at the ballpark began, the Royals rushed to greet him in the dirt near second base.

Padres pound the Cubs 13-3

| |Friday, Jul. 25, 2014

CHICAGO-The dog days have arrived early for the Chicago Cubs.

Padres win series in commanding 13-3 win over Cubs

| |Friday, Jul. 25, 2014

The Chicago Cubs, who have lost 13 of their last 16 games, dropped two out of three to the San Diego Padres after Thursday night's 13-3 trouncing at Wrigley Field.

Miami Marlins come through against Atlanta Braves closer Craig Kimbrel

| |Friday, Jul. 25, 2014

ATLANTA - The Miami Marlins had elite closer Craig Kimbrel on the ropes Monday but couldn't put him away, loading the bases with no outs but coming up empty.

Tigers rally to top Richards, Angels

| |Friday, Jul. 25, 2014

ANAHEIM, Calif.-In the opposing clubhouse before Thursday's game, Garrett Richards was a palpable presence. He subtly invaded conversations. His stat line drew admiring chuckles.

O's blank M's, 4-0

| |Friday, Jul. 25, 2014

SEATTLE-On a day when they traded for a designated hitter presumably to bolster their tepid offense, the Seattle Mariners served up another frustrating reminder of why they made the deal to acquire Kendrys Morales and why they may need to make a one or two more deals for additional help.

Richard's streak ends in Angels' 6-4 loss

| |Friday, Jul. 25, 2014

After watching his teammates take the lead with three runs during a 30-pitch fifth inning by Max Scherzer, Garrett Richards gave up three runs in the sixth. As a result, the right-hander's streak of seven straight wins is over.

Young hits 3-run homer in Orioles' 4-0 victory

|Friday, Jul. 25, 2014

After their 4-0 loss to the Baltimore Orioles on Thursday night, the Seattle Mariners were left with a three-game losing streak and a state of confusion.

Kluber perfect into 7th of Indians loss to Royals

|Friday, Jul. 25, 2014

Corey Kluber took a perfect game into the seventh inning, and couldn't have pitched much better.