The Tampa Bay Rays defeated the Boston Red Sox 2-1 with the help of a blown call at home plate to retake first place in the American League Eastern Division.
Francisco Liriano pitched the first no-hitter of the Major League Baseball season as the Minnesota Twins beat the Chicago White Sox 1-0.
Ervin Santana pitched the third no- hitter of the Major League Baseball season as the visiting Los Angeles Angels beat the Cleveland Indians 3-1 today at Progressive Field.
The New York Yankees followed a familiar formula in winning their opening game of the playoffs. For the Minnesota Twins, it was all too recognizable.
Roy Halladay extended Major League Baseball’s year of the pitcher by throwing the second no-hitter in postseason history.
Justin Verlander said his second career no-hitter felt “just as good as the first” after the Detroit Tigers righthander allowed just one baserunner on an eighth-inning walk in a 9-0 win over the Toronto Blue Jays.
Carl Crawford and Evan Longoria hit back-to-back home runs as the Tampa Bay Rays moved within 1 1/2 games of the American League East-leading New York Yankees with a 7-2 win over their division rival.
The New York Yankees haven’t won a game started by an opposing left-handed pitcher in a month, not a good way for the defending World Series champions to prepare for the postseason.
Detroit pitcher Justin Verlander threw the second no-hitter of the Major League Baseball season in the Tigers’ 9-0 rout of the Toronto Blue Jays today.
The New York Yankees reclaimed solo possession of first place in the American League East, beating the Tampa Bay Rays 5-3 as the Baltimore Orioles fell 5-2 in Oakland.