Mets trade 1B Ike Davis to Pirates

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NEW YORK (AP) -- The New York Mets have traded slumping first baseman Ike Davis to the Pittsburgh Pirates for minor league pitcher Zack Thornton and a player to be named....

Alfredo Simon leads Reds over reeling Cubs 4-1

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CHICAGO (AP) -- Alfredo Simon lowered his ERA to 0.86, and the Cincinnati Reds beat the Chicago Cubs 4-1 Friday for their 16th win in their last 17 games at Wrigley Field....

Brewers' bullpen battered by Pirates

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PITTSBURGH (AP) -- The Milwaukee Brewers' bullpen had been nearly unhittable in the early part of the season. That sure changed Thursday night....

Sale, White Sox outdueled in 3-1 loss to Red Sox

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CHICAGO (AP) -- Chicago White Sox ace Chris Sale refused to hang his head after being outdueled by Boston Red Sox starter Jon Lester....

Blue Jays collapse in 8th for doubleheader sweep

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MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- What started as a bad day for the Toronto Blue Jays turned into a record-breaking disaster by night's end....

Twins use wild rally past Blue Jays for sweep

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MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- With the Minnesota Twins well into a truly wild rally, Jason Kubel and Chris Colabello shared a joke as they waited for their turn to bat....

Wainwright throws 2-hitter, Cards beat Nats 8-0

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WASHINGTON (AP) -- Adam Wainwright was as close to unhittable as he's ever been....

Price outpitched by Sabathia in Rays' loss to NY

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ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) -- David Price was no match for CC Sabathia or the New York Yankees this time....

Nationals make 4 errors in 8-0 loss to Cardinals

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WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Cardinals' first batter sent a seemingly routine grounder to Nationals shortstop Ian Desmond, who failed to field the ball cleanly for one of his two errors on the evening. The next hitter's swinging bunt was grabbed by pitcher Taylor Jordan, but he could not manage to get the ball out of his glove....

Lester leads Red Sox past White Sox 3-1

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CHICAGO (AP) -- Jon Lester pitched eight sharp innings and David Ross hit a tiebreaking RBI double in Boston's two-run ninth, leading the Red Sox to a 3-1 victory over the Chicago White Sox on Thursday night....