The opener of a two-game set, Atlanta's 4-3 victory Tuesday at Kansas City was dominated by stingy pitching.
Kelvin Herrera was considered one of the bright young pitchers in the American League last season, when he blew away hitters with a fastball that nudged past 100 mph. But he has been prone to giving up home runs this season, and was 3-5 with a 5.20 ERA.
Four years after he was drafted in the first round and less than two years after Tommy John elbow ligament replacement surgery, Missouri product Kyle Gibson's major league debut has been set for Saturday.
Bryan Bickell and Dave Bolland scored 17 seconds apart in the final 1:16 and the Chicago Blackhawks won the Stanley Cup for the second time in four seasons Monday night with a stunning comeback, 3-2 victory over the Boston Bruins.
Three weeks into a month long experiment as the Kansas City Royals' hitting coach, George Brett is finding results maddeningly slow to show.
The soggy game ended 2-1 with the Cardinals' ace pitcher pulled in the seventh.
LeBron James had 37 points and 12 rebounds for the Heat in Thursday's title victory.
Pitcher Lance Lynn allowed a run on three hits in six innings with six strikeouts in St. Louis' 6-1 win Thursday over Chicago.
The 2005 NL Cy Young winner had been steadily progressing from nerve issues on the right side of his body before his back tightened after he finished throwing Sunday.
A three-game interleague series at Busch Stadium starting Friday will be the Rangers' first trip back since the 2011 World Series.
Yadier Molina hit his fifth home run and Jake Westbrook pitched seven innings of two-hit ball in the St. Louis Cardinals' 4-1 victory over the Chicago Cubs on Wednesday night.
Kansas City, which has regrouped after losing 15 of 18, fell 6-3 on Wednesday night to the Cleveland Indians.
After Sunday's race in Michigan, Carl Edwards said he wished Roush Fenway Racing teammate Greg Biffle, who won Sunday's event, would have helped him out more in the early going.
Chicago started fast against Adam Wainwright (10-4) and broke a five-game losing streak in St. Louis with a 4-2 victory Tuesday night.
Held to one run and three hits over seven innings by Ervin Santana, the Indians finally strung something together in the eighth rallying to a 4-3 win over the City Royals on Tuesday night.
The St. Louis Business Journal reported that with the payment to the Rams the St. Louis Convention and Visitors Commission now projects a $2.5 million operating loss for fiscal 2013.
Yadier Molina had a two-run double to lead St. Louis to a 5-2 win over the Chicago Cubs on Monday night.
With a 2-1 win over the Cleveland on Monday night, Kansas City got past .500 for the first time since May 21 and moved past Cleveland into second place in the AL Central.
Once the Kansas City learned that Tampa Bay right-hander Alex Cobb suffered only a mild concussion after taking a line drive to the head, Saturday's 5-3 loss to the Rays was an afterthought.
St. Louis survived a slugfest against the lowest-scoring team in the major leagues and beat Miami 13-7 on Saturday.