May 31

Justin Smoak hit a two-out, three-run homer in the bottom of the eighth inning off Baltimore starter Jeremy Guthrie, giving the Seattle Mariners a stunning 3-2 win over the Orioles on Tuesday night.


May 31

Curtis Granderson homered and drove in four runs and Derek Jeter had two hits to reach 2,983 for his career and scored three runs to help the Yankees beat the Athletics for the ninth straight time.

May 31

Skip Schumaker’s infield RBI hit capped a three-run eighth inning, taking tough-luck Chris Carpenter off the hook in the St. Louis Cardinals’ 4-3 victory over the San Francisco Giants on Tuesday night.

May 31

Cubs closer Carlos Marmol blew his third save of the season, allowing six runs in the ninth inning as the Astros beat Chicago 7-3 on Tuesday night.

May 31

Los Angeles Dodgers’ Rafael Furcal and Rod Barajas were both out of Tuesday’s lineup.

May 31

With the NBA looking at a potential lockout that would wipe out July’s summer leagues, the Charlotte Bobcats thought they found a way to still get a look at young players and free agents.

May 31

Danny Espinosa hit a pair of homers and drove in four runs to lead the Washington Nationals to a 10-2 win over the Philadelphia Phillies on Tuesday night.

May 31

The Bruins are glad they made it to the Stanley Cup finals but know that there is still more work to be done.

May 31

With a week between playoff games, the Vancouver Canucks added scrimmages to their usual practice routine.

May 31

Center Manny Malhotra is unlikely to return from his career-threatening eye injury when the Vancouver Canucks open the Stanley Cup finals on Wednesday night.