Rangers win Game 1 over Blue Jays behind Robinson Chirinos

...Gallardo in three meetings this season.Price hit Odor with a pitch for the second straight at-bat, and Chirinos homered for...Series titles in 1992 and 1993, threw out the ceremonial first pitch to veteran left-hander Mark Buehrle, who is not on Toronto's...

Westside sweeps Hephzibah for region title

...with a two-run home run in the first inning. After a wild pitch scored the third run in the second, Jaida Hawes tripled home...added two in the seventh on a Summer Jones RBI single and wild pitch, and the tying run came to the plate before a strikeout ended...

Rangers face powerful Blue Jays' lineup on Thursday

...There's no getting past one guy and taking an exhale. Definitely, that poses its challenges. It's not an easy lineup to just pitch around one guy and get to the next."Still, in their final series of the regular season, a four-game showdown against...

Royals, Astros combine passion with fun

...baseball.Much like Tuesday night in the Bronx seemed to galvanize the young Astros.They clowned around before the first pitch, then took care of New York when it was time to get serious, before resuming their playful antics with a rousing 30-minute...

Harlem moves closer to region softball title with sweep of Screven County

...to come out of that last game but I felt she had reached her pitch count and I took her out."Garrett (14-2) picked up both...Cassie Blizzard who greeted reliever Rebekah Woods with a first-pitch blast to left-center for a grand slam. She would finish with...

Astros eliminate Yankees 3-0

...Alex Rodriguez. Teixeira hobbled onto the field with crutches for the pregame introductions, unable to play since he fouled a pitch off his right shin on Aug, 17.Instead of being available out of the bullpen, former ace CC Sabathia checked into an alcohol...

Pop Rocks: Miller Theater possibilities are now more real than ever

...school and administrative facilities. It will cost more than $20 million. That's a lot. That said, before the first public pitch is made, 80 percent of those funds will have been secured.In the past, ambitious timelines have been rolled out in regard...

Jimmie Johnson makes 500th career start on Sunday

...didn't know during that fateful August 2000 meeting was Gordon already knew him. Not only did Gordon have advice, he had a pitch ? Hendrick Motorsports was going to expand to four cars and Johnson was their man."From that moment on, my head spun around...

Max Scherzer throws his second no-hitter this year

...Roy Halladay in 2010 ? the former Phillies ace had one in the regular season and another in the playoffs.Scherzer struck out nine consecutive batters before Curtis Granderson hit an easy popup to Escobar to end it on his 109th pitch.

Angels rally to pull off stunner against Rangers

...host Tuesday's one-game playoff, reliever Dellin Betances allowed the go-ahead run in the second game to score on a wild pitch in the eighth inning. The Orioles roughed up Ivan Nova in the opener. ROYALS 5, TWINS 1In Minneapolis, Minne sota was eliminated...