Osterman pitches US softball over Mexico 2-0 for 3-0 start

Turned down for a job in the U.S. coaching pool in 2016 after she retired as a player, Cat Osterman found she was not angry. “I had to do a…

Musgrove pitches six solid innings, Padres beat Marlins 5-2

Joe Musgrove pitched six solid innings, Tommy Pham homered and the San Diego Padres beat the Miami Marlins 5-2 Friday night. Winless in his previous three starts, Musgrove (6-7) allowed…

Yankees’ Brooks Kriske booted to minors after 4 wild pitches hand Red Sox win

New York Yankees relief pitcher Brooks Kriske was sent down to the Triple-A after throwing four wild pitches to end Thursday night’s series opener loss against the Boston Red Sox.…

Harvey ends his 9-game skid, pitches Orioles past Royals 5-0

Matt Harvey ended his nine-game losing skid with his best performance in years, pitching six crisp innings and sending the Baltimore Orioles over the Kansas City Royals 5-0 Sunday. Harvey…

Marquez dominates for 7, pitches Rockies past Padres 3-0

German Marquez pitched seven dominant innings, limiting the Padres to three hits and leading the Colorado Rockies over San Diego 3-0 on Saturday night. “My fastball was good today. My…

Kim pitches Cardinals past Giants, St. Louis gets to Gausman

Kwang Hyun Kim pitched seven scoreless innings, Matt Carpenter hit a two-run triple in the seventh for the first runs of the game and the St. Louis Cardinals snapped San…

Kelly pitches Diamondbacks past Giants in 5-3 win

Merrill Kelly threw seven solid innings, Pavin Smith and Josh Reddick homered and the Arizona Diamondbacks defeated the San Francisco Giants 5-3 on Thursday night. Arizona snapped a four-game losing…

Snell pitches 5 scoreless innings, Padres beat Dodgers 3-2

With the sellout crowd of 42,667 on its feet in the ninth inning, right fielder Wil Myers chased down Justin Turner’s slicing liner to end the San Diego Padres‘ 3-2…

Wainwright pitches 3-hitter, Cards top Braves 9-1 in opener

Adam Wainwright struck out 11 and pitched a three-hitter, sending the St. Louis Cardinals over the Atlanta Braves 9-1 Sunday in the first game of a day-night doubleheader. Nolan Arenado…

Journeyman Espino pitches Nationals to sweep of Pirates

Paolo Espino got his first major league win at age 34, Josh Bell hit a two-run homer against his former team and the Washington Nationals beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 3-1…