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Niese helps Mets beat Cardinals, end losing streak

Jonathan Niese allowed only two runs in 7 1/3 innings as the Mets defeated the Cardinals on Thursday, 5-2.

Royals' Guthrie allows four homers in loss to Angels

Royals starter Jeremie Guthrie hadn't lost in his previous 19 starts.


Cardinals get to Mets bullpen in 4-2 win

The Cardinals scored the go-ahead run in the seventh on a wild pitch in a 4-2 victory over the New York Mets on Wednesday night.

Alex Smith is already becoming leader of Chiefs

Newly acquired quarterback Alex Smith has had success over the past two seasons and is a part of the formula that the Chiefs hope turn things around.

Chiefs welcome back offensive tackle Branden Albert

Kansas City will use the franchise tag on Branden Albert this season, paying him $9.3 million in 2013.

Beltran drives four runs to power Cardinals over Mets

Rookie John Gast also pitched five shutout innings for St. Louis in a 10-4 victory over New York on Tuesday night.

Butler's 5 hits, 5 RBIs help Royals rout Angels

Billy Butler broke out of a severe slump with five hits and five RBIs, and the Kansas City Royals kept Joe Blanton winless in eight starts this season with an 11-4 victory over the Los Angeles Angels on Monday night.

Wigginton's dash boosts Cardinals past Mets

Ty Wigginton never stopped running on Matt Carpenter's seventh-inning single, and his head-first slide barely beat the tag to snap a tie in the eventual 6-3 victory. 

Cano, Wells power Yankees to 4-2 win over Royals

Hiroki Kuroda (5-2) allowed only a sacrifice fly by the Royals' Alex Gordon and an RBI groundout by Alcides Esocbar over 7 2/3 innings. The right-hander at one point went 15 batters without allowing a hit to win for the fifth time in his last six decisions.


De La Rosa dominates as Rockies beat Cardinals 8-2

Jorge De La Rosa did not allow a hit until David Freese's two-out single in the seventh, answering a pair of pitching gems by St. Louis over the weekend.

Pettitte rebounds to lead Yankees past Royals

After several poor starts, Andy Pettitte pitched seven strong innings Saturday night to lead the Yankees to a 3-2 win.


Blues look for more production from high draft picks after playoff exit

The Los Angeles Kings won four straight playoff games against the Blues for the second straight season.

Rams rookie Brandon McGee impresses in minicamp

Brandon McGee, a rookie cornerback, started his final 24 games at Miami.


Cardinals' Adam Wainwright baffles Rockies in win

A day after Cardinals starter Shelby Miller allowed only one hit in a shutout win, Adam Wainwright took a no-hitter into the eighth inning before finishing with a two-hitter in a 3-0 Cardinals victory.

Los Angeles Kings finish off Blues with four straight wins

Dustin Penner scored the tiebreaking goal in the final second of the second period, and the Kings advanced with their fourth straight victory over the Blues, 2-1, in Game 6. 


Lyle Overbay drives in five runs as Yankees beat Royals

Lyle Overbay finished with a career-high four hits, Ichiro Suzuki had three hits and Chris Nelson drove in a pair of runs for the Yankees, who beat the Royals 11-6 and gave Girardi his 500th win in pinstripes.


Cardinals pitcher Shelby Miller retires 27 straight batters in one-hitter against Rockies

St. Louis won 3-0 as rookie pitcher Shelby Miller pitched a complete game, retiring 27 straight after a leadoff single by Eric Young Jr.

Kings beat Blues 3-2 in overtime, take 3-2 series lead

The Blues scored late in the third period to tie the game, but the Kings won in overtime.

Royals hit three home runs in win over Orioles

Jeremy Guthrie (5-0) allowed one earned run, seven hits and three walks in six innings to lower his ERA to 2.28.

Kings on brink of bruising series win over Blues

With three straight victories heading into Game 6 on Friday night, the defending Stanley Cup champion Kings are on the brink of a remarkable comeback to knock out the Blues.