Kasey Kahne won Sunday's Sprint Cup race Sunday night at Charlotte Motor Speedway, claiming NASCAR's longest race for the third time.
Jeff Francoeur had two hits Sunday, including a go-ahead home run, and Kansas City beat the host Baltimore Orioles 4-2.
The St. Louis Cardinals avoided a four-game sweep with an 8-3 win over the Philadelphia Phillies on Sunday in St. Louis.
Wilson Betemit hoped the ball would roll foul as it spun in the chalk. It stayed fair. And thanks to a good bit of hustle, Eric Hosmer ended up on second base with a 55-foot double that played a key role in Kansas City's 4-3 comeback victory over the Orioles on Saturday.
Kyle Kendrick threw a seven-hitter for his first career shutout, winning his first game of the season and putting the Philadelphia Phillies on the verge of their first four-game sweep in St. Louis in 26 years with a 4-0 victory on Saturday night.
Hunter Pence hit a two-run homer in the 10th inning off Jason Motte and the Philadelphia Phillies beat the St. Louis Cardinals 5-3 on Friday night.
Jason Hammel pitched six shutout innings, Chris Davis homered and drove in three runs, and the Baltimore Orioles cruised past the Kansas City Royals 8-2 on Friday night.
Being demanding of himself has meant frustrating times for David Freese. Before busting a 3-for-34 slump with a two-hit game that included a home run on Wednesday, Freese got two days off work on solutions and, of equal importance, clear his head.
St. Louis Cardinals first baseman Lance Berkman is expected to miss eight to 10 weeks following surgery Friday on his injured right knee. That's unexpected good news for a player who thought he might miss the rest of the season.
Carlos Beltran hit his NL-leading 14th home run and the Cardinals beat up on former St. Louis postseason star Jeff Suppan for a 6-3 victory over the San Diego Padres on Wednesday night and a three-game sweep.
Alex Rodriguez gave pitcher Will Smith a rude welcome to the major leagues Wednesday night, hitting two homers off the rookie to back another strong start for Andy Pettitte and lead the New York Yankees over the Kansas City Royals 8-3.
A strained right-side muscle landed St. Louis Cardinals' utilityman Matt Carpenter on the 15-day disabled list Wednesday.
Shutout was third in Adam Wainwright's career and his first since Aug. 6, 2010.
The Kansas City Royals gave up a 2-0 lead and lost to the New York Yankees Tuesday night.
One part of the new plan would hold a Cardinals Hall of Fame and themed restaurant; the rest would house restaurants, bars and other entertainment around an open-air event space called Live Plaza.
Lance Berkman of the St. Louis Cardinals will be sidelined at least six to eight weeks with an injured right knee.
Tyler Greene hit a go-ahead two-run homer in the bottom of the eighth, trumping Jesus Guzman's two-run double in the top half, as the St. Louis Cardinals beat the San Diego Padres 4-3 to snap a four-game losing streak Monday night.
Felipe Paulino blanked New York for the second time in a month, and Mike Moustakas and Jeff Francoeur hit two-run homers to lead the Kansas City Royals over the reeling Yankees 6-0 on Monday night.
Six Kansas City Chiefs expected to contribute heavily next season continue to rehab during offseason workouts in Kansas City.
Los Angeles' Clayton Kershaw outdueled St. Louis' Jake Westbrook with a six-hitter for his fourth career shutout, leading the Dodgers over the Cardinals 6-0 Saturday night.