DETROIT TIGERS VS CHICAGO WHITE SOX
Detroit Tigers' Carlos Guillen, (R) holds back Ivan Rodriguez (front) after Rodriguez charged home plate umpire Jeff Nelson when Nelson ejected Rodriguez during the eighth inning on August 13, 2006, in Chicago. The White Sox won 7-3. (UPI Photo/Brian Kersey)
Anibal Sanchez fired seven shutout innings Sunday and Detroit took a two-game playoff series lead with a 3-0 whitewash of the New York Yankees.
Jason Motte's clutch relief effort Friday gave St. Louis a bizarre 6-3 win over Atlanta in a post-season game played under protest and marred by unruly fans.
Vice President Joe Biden will speak at the first high school commencement at the new Florida Marlins stadium in Miami, officials said.
Major League Baseball announced Tuesday Gerry Davis would be the crew chief for the World Series, which opens Wednesday in New York.
Jorge Cantu's RBI single capped a two-run rally in the bottom of the ninth Sunday, handing the Florida Marlins a 4-3 win over the Arizona Diamondbacks.
A Tampa, Fla., father seeking custody of his quintuplet children claims his soon-to-be ex-wife imposes a strict vegan diet on the children.
Reliever Jeff Nelson, a member of four New York Yankees World Series teams, Friday announced his retirement from baseball.
Shea Hillenbrand hit a solo home run in the bottom of the 11th inning Saturday as Toronto edged the Chicago White Sox, 3-2.
The Chicago White Sox have signed pitcher Jeff Nelson to a minor league contract.
Seven Texas pitchers combined on a six-hitter Saturday as the Texas Rangers beat the Anaheim Angels, 2-0.
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