Trout, Jeter lead AL to win in All-Star Game

...evening filled with reminders of generational change, the AL kept up nearly two decades of dominance by beating the National League 5-3 on Tuesday for its 13th win in 17 years."I think let Mike be Mike. I don't think people have to necessarily...

Dominant pitching will be on display in All-Star Game

MINNEAPOLIS - Mike Matheny had quite the choice for the National League's All-Star starter.There was his own Adam Wainwright, the St. Louis Cardinals ace with a 12-4 record and a 1.83 ERA...

MLB says it didn't know about A-Rod exemption

...signing pool. MONTREAL: Selig can envision the city making a bid to return to the major leagues.The Expos joined the National League for the 1969 season and remained in the big leagues through 2004 before moving to Washington and becoming the Nationals...

Jeter says final All-Star Game will be an enjoyable as rest

...feel like it is. This is about Derek Jeter. And the National League guys, they understand that as well," Price said...St. Louis Cardinals pitcher Adam Wainwright, the National League starter, will throw his first pitch to Jeter when...

Streaking Braves finding different ways to win

ATLANTA - The Atlanta Braves, finding new ways to create runs, have regained the lead in the National League East with their best two-week stretch of the season.It's even more impressive when considering during that period starting...

Kershaw or Wainwright against Felix? All-Star matchup could be one to savor

...Seattle's Felix Hernandez looks like the front-runner in the American League, with a 10-2 record and a 2.11 ERA. National League manager Mike Matheny of St. Louis could end up choosing between Los Angeles ace Clay ton Kershaw (10-2, 1...

Trade keeps Jeff Samardzija off NL All-Star team

...Baseball said he is ineligible to play because of the league switch.The right-hander will be introduced with the National League players. Still to be decided is whether he wears a Cubs or A's uniform <0x2014> or a generic NL jersey...

Veteran coaches Augie Garrido and Mike Gillespie seeking more hurrah in Omaha

...everything to them."If you take our combined ages," Garrido said with a laugh Friday, "we're much older than the National League."It's been an improbable run to the CWS for both this time around. The Longhorns finished last in the Big 12...

City Ink: It's a fight to the finish for municipal building space

...National Association of Counties conference in Fort Worth, Texas, in July, then there was the NACO conference and the National League of Cities conference in Seattle in November.

Laird comes through late for Braves in win over Rockies

...hitting .305 with six homers and 28 RBIs. His 28-game hitting streak from April 9 to May 8 is the longest in the National League this season.The Braves also had a switch at third base. Pena replaced Johnson after Johnson's strikeout to lead...