The lowest-scoring Major League Baseball All-Star Game in 23 years drew a major-market rating of 8.1 on Fox, matching the 2012 game, as viewership in the host city of New York jumped 16 percent.
Edwin Encarnacion hit a home run and drove in four runs as the Toronto Blue Jays extended their Major League Baseball winning streak to 11 games with a 13-5 rout of the Baltimore Orioles.
Jose Bautista of the Toronto Blue Jays, a two-time Major League Baseball home run champion, will have season-ending surgery next week to stabilize a tendon in his left wrist.
Jose Bautista of the Toronto Blue Jays received a record number of fan votes to this year’s Major League Baseball All-Star Game, which will feature six players from the New York Yankees.
Jose Bautista , who led Major League Baseball with 54 home runs in 2010, has signed a five-year, $64 million contract with the Toronto Blue Jays.
Josh Hamilton ’s baseball comeback has a new chapter. The Texas Rangers’ outfielder was named the American League’s Most Valuable Player.
Toronto’s Jose Bautista hit his 50th home run of the season in today’s game against Seattle, becoming the first Major League Baseball player in three years to reach the milestone.
The New York Yankees pushed their winning streak to five by completing a three-game sweep of the Kansas City Royals with a 4-2 victory.
Prince Fielder of the Detroit Tigers joined Ken Griffey Jr. as a multiple winner of Major League Baseball’s Home Run Derby.
Drew Brees set records on the field as the New Orleans Saints quarterback this year and beat all other athletes off of it in the Power 100, a measure of performance, popularity and marketability, Bloomberg Businessweek reports on its website.
"The only way I could have played again this year without having surgery was to do what we did."
- Jose Bautista on Aug 28, 2012