RBIs

LOS ANGELES | New additions help Dodgers edge Astros 3-2 to prevent sweep

LOS ANGELES— Brian Dozier delivered a two-run double in the first inning and Manny Machado had three hits with two runs scored as the Los Angeles Dodgers defeated the Houston Astros 3-2 on Sunday. With the Dodgers struggling for offense against the team that beat them in last year’s World Series, it was the new … Continue reading LOS ANGELES | New additions help Dodgers edge Astros 3-2 to prevent sweep

ARLINGTON, Texas  | Davis hits 2 more HRs, A’s rally again to beat Rangers 6-5

ARLINGTON, Texas  — Oakland slugger Khris Davis has more homers than anyone in the majors since the start of the 2016 season. The Texas Rangers have seen way too many of them.   Davis homered two more times in Texas, including a towering two-run homer with two strikes and two outs in the ninth inning … Continue reading ARLINGTON, Texas  | Davis hits 2 more HRs, A’s rally again to beat Rangers 6-5

SAN DIEGO  | Baez homers, drives in 5 as Cubs rout Padres 11-6

SAN DIEGO  — Chicago Cubs manager Joe Maddon is running out of superlatives for All-Star slugger Javier Baez. “Wow. That was a nice performance,” Maddon said after Baez — who almost was scratched because he didn’t feel well — hit a three-run home run and had five RBIs to highlight the NL Central-leading Cubs’ 11-6 … Continue reading SAN DIEGO  | Baez homers, drives in 5 as Cubs rout Padres 11-6

LEADING OFF: Red Sox on a roll, Syndergaard returns

A look at what’s happening around the majors on Friday: HEAVEN 11 Mookie Betts and the rolling Boston Red Sox try to win their 11th consecutive game when they host Toronto again at Fenway Park. Betts, who leads the majors with a .352 batting average, had a grand slam and five RBIs in Thursday night’s … Continue reading LEADING OFF: Red Sox on a roll, Syndergaard returns