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Pujols makes first pitching appearance of career
The Cardinals' 15-6 win over the Giants on Sunday night ended with veteran slugger Albert Pujols on the mound.[read more]

Reds become 6th team to not allow hit and lose
Reds starter Hunter Greene and reliever Art Warren combined to allow zero hits Sunday, but Cincinnati still lost 1-0 to the Pirates.[read more]

Ohtani 'proud' to rack up 'big number' 100th HR
Shohei Ohtani became the third Japanese-born player with at least 100 homers in the majors, trailing only Hideki Matsui with 175 and Ichiro Suzuki with 117.[read more]

Umpire leaves Angels-A's after getting hit twice
Plate umpire Marty Foster left Sunday's game after getting hit in the facemask a second time.[read more]

'Couple' Mariners to miss Jays series over vaccine
Mariners manager Scott Servais said Sunday "a couple players" won't make the trip to Toronto for the three-game series that starts Monday because of Canada's COVID-19 vaccine mandate.[read more]

Jays' Single-A team whiffs 24 batters in a game
Three Dunedin Blue Jays pitchers combined to strike out 24 batters in a 1-0 win over the Tampa Tarpons in the Florida State League on Saturday night.[read more]

Mets put RHP Megill on IL with biceps tendinitis
Right-hander Tylor Megill was placed on the 15-day injured list by the New York Mets on Sunday because of biceps tendinitis.[read more]

Ranking history's most heart-breaking not-hitters: How do Reds rate?
Is it even possible for there to be a more depressing moment this year for a Reds team that is now 9-26?[read more]

A ticket from the game where 'Ferris Bueller's Day Off' was filmed just sold at auction
The game, at which a scene from the movie was filmed, was a 1985 contest between the Montreal Expos and Chicago Cubs.[read more]

Being Gabe Kapler: Inside the mind of the San Francisco Giants' nonconformist manager
The Giants skipper doesn't fit the mold of a traditional manager, with a style and patience informed by his music-loving, free-thinking father. It has helped the team keep perspective through hot starts and hitting walls.[read more]