MLB

Angels at Royals postponed because of cold temperatures

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) Shohei Ohtani’s third major league start will be pushed back to Tuesday as the Los Angeles Angels game Sunday at the Kansas City Royals was postponed because of cold temperatures. After a day off Monday, the Japanese star will pitch Tuesday against the Boston Red Sox when the Angels will open a six-game homestand in Anaheim. ...

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Philadelphia Phillies 9, Tampa Bay Rays 4

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — The Phillies provided Jake Arrieta with an early cushion to help the ace get his first win for Philadelphia. Rookies J.P. Crawford and Scott Kingery drove in two runs each Saturday night in a 9-4 victory over the Tampa Bay Rays, the Phillies’ fifth straight. Arrieta (1-0) gave up three runs in 6 2/3 innings ...

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Ramirez, Red Sox get to 12-2, best start in team history

CHICAGO (AP) Hanley Ramirez hit a two-run homer and drove in three runs, and the Boston Red Sox beat the Baltimore Orioles 10-3 on Saturday to get to 12-2 – the best start in their 118-year history. Andrew Benintendi had a two-run single and an RBI double, and J.D. Martinez hit a solo homer for the Red Sox. Only once ...

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LEADING OFF: Cobb to make Orioles debut at Fenway Park

A look at what’s happening all around the majors today: — BIRD WATCHING Article continues below … Alex Cobb’s debut for the Baltimore Orioles is a tough assignment. The right-hander faces J.D. Martinez, Mookie Betts and the fast-starting Boston Red Sox at Fenway Park. Cobb signed a $57 million, four-year contract with the Orioles as a free agent on March ...

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Pittsburgh Pirates at Miami Marlins game preview

TV: FOX Sports Florida TIME: Pregame coverage begins at 6:30 p.m. WATCH IT LIVE ON FOX SPORTS GO If claims can be made this early in the season, then it’s probably not a stretch to say that Pittsburgh Pirates right-hander Jameson Taillon is rounding into one of the best young starters in baseball. Taillon, who will make his third start ...

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