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  • Giants stay in hunt with another last-at-bat win August 15, 2018
    The Giants pulled themselves away from ringside to record their second final-at-bat victory over the Dodgers in two days, a 2-1 decision that left the winners talking more seriously than ever about contending for a postseason spot. Alen Hanson drove in both San Francisco runs with two-out singles, including the hit that sent home the […]
    Chris Haft
  • Puig, Hundley tangle as benches clear in LA August 15, 2018
    Those longtime antagonists, the Giants and Dodgers, renewed hostilities on Tuesday night with a benches-and-bullpens-clearing incident in the seventh inning of San Francisco's 2-1 win at Dodger Stadium.
    Chris Haft
  • Angels acquire RHP Despaigne from Marlins August 15, 2018
    Starved for pitching depth, the Angels acquired right-hander Odrisamer Despaigne from the Marlins on Tuesday night in exchange for cash considerations. Right-hander Dayan Diaz was designated for assignment to clear a spot for Despaigne on the 40-man roster.
    Maria Guardado
  • Paxton hit by comebacker; X-rays negative August 15, 2018
    A sharp line drive off the upper left arm of James Paxton led to a first-inning exit for the Mariners southpaw and the first relief appearance in Felix Hernandez's career in Tuesday's game against the A's.
    Greg Johns
  • A's top M's, move 1 game back in AL West race August 15, 2018
    Mike Fiers allowed two runs in six innings, and Jed Lowrie hit a tiebreaking homer in the third inning for his 100th career blast to lift the A's past the Mariners, 3-2, on Tuesday. The A's are now one game back of the Astros, who suffered their fifth straight loss, for the AL West lead. […]
    Eric He
  • What you need to know about Acuna's HR streak August 15, 2018
    Ronald Acuna Jr. made history Tuesday night by homering in his fifth consecutive game, with three of his six home runs in that span coming as the first batter of the contest for the Braves.
    Andrew Simon, David Adler and Manny Randhawa
  • Ward's stellar debut, Upton's big night lift Halos August 15, 2018
    Taylor Ward made his MLB debut on Tuesday night, going 2-for-3 with an RBI in the Angels' 7-3 win over the Padres at Petco Park. Justin Upton extended his hitting streak to seven games by going 3-for-5 with a two-run home run and three RBIs and Eric Young Jr. also chipped in with two RBIs […]
    Maria Guardado
  • Paxton's injury leads to Felix's first relief outing August 15, 2018
    On the day Robinson Cano returned to the Mariners, Felix Hernandez made his own comeback as well. But that didn't stop the surging A's, who beat Seattle, 3-2, to clinch a series victory between the two American League playoff contenders at the Coliseum.
    Greg Johns
  • Chapman reaches over tarp for spectacular grab August 15, 2018
    Third baseman Matt Chapman, who has made a nightly habit out of igniting oohs and aahs, raced through the Coliseum's expansive foul territory for a remarkable reaching catch over the tarp.
    Jane Lee
  • Position change accelerates Ward's progress August 15, 2018
    Taylor Ward admitted that would often fall asleep thinking about this moment. His dream finally became a reality on Tuesday, when he received his first big league callup with the Angels.
    Maria Guardado