New York Yankees reliever Mariano Rivera and Pittsburgh Pirates starting pitcher Francisco Liriano were honored as Major League Baseball’s comeback players of 2013.
Francisco Liriano pitched the first no-hitter of the Major League Baseball season as the Minnesota Twins beat the Chicago White Sox 1-0.
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.
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.
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.