Jorge Mateo hit by pitch causes White Sox Orioles benches to clear

CHICAGO – There were thankfully no hits involved when benches and bullpens emptied during the top of the second inning in Baltimore’s 4-1 victory over the White Sox Friday night at Guaranteed Rate Field. That disruption came after White Sox starter Michael Kopech hit Baltimore shortstop Jorge Mateo on the back with a 99 mph … Read more

Aaron Judge, Yankees settle on deal for 2022

NEW YORK – Aaron Judge was at the center of a Yankee Stadium celebration on Thursday night, surrounded by gleeful teammates after delivering a game-winning hit to clinch a hard-fought and meaningful win over the Astros. By Friday afternoon, Judge and the Yankees both appeared poised to celebrate another victory. Judge and the Yankees have … Read more

Charlie Morton strikes out 11 in Braves’ walk-off win vs. Giants

ATLANTA – Instead of enduring what would have been a tough-luck loss, a rejuvenated Charlie Morton felt himself soaking in the energy created by the Braves’ second walk-off win within the past three days. “I guess it was the energy and the sense that the guys could smell blood in the water right there,” Morton … Read more