Cubs defeat Dodgers 3-2 behind Wood

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Travis Wood outpitched Clayton Kershaw in a matchup of All-Star lefties, and Dioner Navarro and Starlin Castro had run-sc…

Pirates acquire Byrd, Buck from Mets

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Pittsburgh Pirates have acquired outfielder Marlon Byrd and catcher John Buck from the New York Mets. Pittsburgh gener…

Jeter returns to Yankees’ lineup

TORONTO (AP) — Derek Jeter was dealing with plenty of emotions as he prepared for his latest return to the New York Yankees’ lineup. “Excite…

Red Sox power past Dodgers 8-1

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Jake Peavy pitched a complete-game three-hitter and the Boston Red Sox beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 8-1 Sunday night, bec…