- Napoli home run helps Red Sox beat Rays 7-5 Updated: Jul-31-15 11:33 pm
BOSTON - No wonder Mike Napoli wanted to stay with the Red Sox: That home run he hit off the top of the Green Monster would not have been out of any ballpark but Boston's.
- Fan favorite Flores homers in 12th, Mets beat Nationals 2-1 Updated: Jul-31-15 11:32 pm
- Brown, Howard lead Phillies over Braves 9-3 Updated: Jul-31-15 11:26 pm
PHILADELPHIA - The Atlanta Braves are playing so poorly that even a routine rundown is difficult to execute.
- Base-loaded walks lift Padres over Marlins 8-3 Updated: Jul-31-15 11:23 pm
- Brown, Howard lead Phillies over Braves 9-3 Updated: Jul-31-15 11:09 pm
PHILADELPHIA - No ace, no closer, no problem.
- Mets add hitting help, trade for Tigers OF Cespedes Updated: Jul-31-15 11:09 pm
NEW YORK - Yoenis Cespedes put on a scintillating show at Citi Field while winning the Home Run Derby two years ago. Now he has two months to power the New York Mets into the playoffs.
- Early homers for Rangers in 6-3 win over Giants, Bumgarner Updated: Jul-31-15 11:09 pm
ARLINGTON, Texas - Elvis Andrus and Adrian Beltre homered as the Rangers beat San Francisco 6-3 Friday night in the Giants' first visit since clinching the 2010 World Series in Texas.
- Jones, Machado HRs rally Orioles past Tigers 8-7 Updated: Jul-31-15 10:52 pm
- Donaldson drives in winning run, Jays beat Royals 7-6 in 11 Updated: Jul-31-15 10:48 pm
TORONTO - Josh Donaldson singled home Troy Tulowitzki in the 11th inning and the new-look Toronto Blue Jays rallied to beat Kansas City 7-6 on Friday night as Johnny Cueto failed to get a decision in his Royals' debut.
- Capitals' Marcus Johansson gets $3.75M, 1-year contract Updated: Jul-31-15 10:11 pm
ARLINGTON, Virginia - Forward Marcus Johansson has re-signed with the Washington Capitals, getting a $3.75 million, one-year contract based on an arbitrator's decision Friday.
- Nuggets sign Emmanuel Mudiay to multiyear deal Updated: Jul-31-15 9:11 pm
DENVER - The Denver Nuggets signed top pick Emmanuel Mudiay to a multiyear deal Friday.
- Skins CB Breeland suspended by NFL, then injured at practice Updated: Jul-31-15 9:08 pm
RICHMOND, Virginia - On a tumultuous day for Washington Redskins cornerback Bashaud Breeland, the second-year player was suspended by the NFL on Friday, nearly a year after being cited for marijuana possession, then was carted off the field because he got injured in practice.
- Angels send C.J. Wilson to DL, make no late move at deadline Updated: Jul-31-15 9:00 pm
LOS ANGELES - Bill Stoneman decided the Los Angeles Angels shouldn't give up too much of their future to improve this season's title chances down the playoff stretch.
- Mets get Cespedes at trade deadline Updated: Jul-31-15 8:57 pm
NEW YORK - The Mets finally landed the bat they were looking for in Yoenis Cespedes just ahead of Friday's trade deadline, and Cole Hamels confirmed he blocked a trade to Houston before Philadelphia dealt its ace to Texas.
- Cardinals get reliever Jonathan Broxton from Brewers Updated: Jul-31-15 8:44 pm
- A's trade Cook to Red Sox for player to be named or cash Updated: Jul-31-15 8:24 pm
- Pirates acquire starter Happ, 1B Morse in trades Updated: Jul-31-15 8:08 pm
CINCINNATI - The Pittsburgh Pirates didn't enter the final 24 hours before the trade deadline looking for a starting pitcher. The state of A.J. Burnett's elbow quickly made them change their mind.
- Red Sox make only 1 minor move at trade deadline Updated: Jul-31-15 8:00 pm
BOSTON - The Boston Red Sox will have to wait a little longer to start rebuilding their team.
- Bennett shows, Chancellor holds out to start Seahawks camp Updated: Jul-31-15 7:44 pm
RENTON, Washington - Michael Bennett, Kam Chancellor and Bobby Wagner all took different approaches Friday to show displeasure with their contract situations with the Seattle Seahawks.
- Skins add LB Galette to pass rush, despite off-field issues Updated: Jul-31-15 7:36 pm
RICHMOND, Virginia - Whatever Junior Galette has been accused of away from football, and whatever punishment might come from an NFL investigation, Washington Redskins coach Jay Gruden wanted to sign the outside linebacker to help the team's pass rush.
- Mariners recall Montero after deadline Updated: Jul-31-15 7:35 pm
MINNEAPOLIS - The Seattle Mariners have recalled infielders Jesus Montero and Ketel Marte and pitchers Jose Ramirez and Rob Rasmussen following a busy trade deadline.
- Rangers get Hamels from Phillies for 2015 - and beyond Updated: Jul-31-15 7:30 pm
ARLINGTON, Texas - With Cole Hamels, the Texas Rangers have gotten another ace in hopes of getting back to the playoffs - in 2015 and beyond.
- Column: Baseball plays parity game as well as any sport Updated: Jul-31-15 7:29 pm
The Houston Astros are loading up for a pennant race.
- Rangers make roster moves to add Wilson, Diekman and Gimenez Updated: Jul-31-15 7:25 pm
ARLINGTON, Texas - The Texas Rangers have activated newly acquired catcher Bobby Wilson and left-handed reliever Jake Diekman.
- Contract question lingers for Bears' Forte Updated: Jul-31-15 7:24 pm
BOURBONNAIS, Illinois - As much as he wanted a new contract from the Chicago Bears, Matt Forte would like to put all that talk behind him.