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August 23, 2018 12:57 AM MLB 2019 schedule: Yankees-Red Sox as royals, A's-M's in Japan

The Opening Series featuring the Oakland Athletics and Seattle Mariners will be played March 20-21, with traditional Opening Day held stateside on March 28 with 10 division matchups. In June, the Boston Red Sox and New York Yankees will play a series in London Stadium, site of the 2012 Olympics, marking the first time the American League East rivals 90

July 26, 2018 4:49 AM Albert Pujols hits 631st HR to pass Ken Griffey Jr. for sixth all time

Albert Pujols hit his 631st home run to pass Ken Griffey Jr. and move into sole possession of sixth place on the all-time list. The Los Angeles Angels slugger connected off Chicago's James Shields on Wednesday for a massive solo shot to left field that staked the Angels to a 2-0 lead over the White Sox. Los Angeles would go on to win 11-3. The milestone 48

July 13, 2018 11:09 PM Los Angeles Angels put Albert Pujols on DL with knee inflammation

Angels manager Mike Scioscia said Pujols had a platelet-rich plasma injection and is expected to return after the minimum stay on the DL. Pujols, 38, is hitting .251 with 16 home runs and 52 RBIs through 86 games this season. On Thursday night, Pujols homered twice, the 629th and 630th home runs of his career, to tie Ken Griffey Jr. for sixth on the all-time 56

June 14, 2018 6:09 AM Adrian Beltre tops Ichiro Suzuki for most MLB hits by foreign-born player

Texas Rangers third baseman Adrian Beltre got his 3,090th career hit Wednesday night to pass Ichiro Suzuki for most by a foreign-born player in major league history. Beltre, a native of the Dominican Republic, reached the milestone with a fourth-inning double off Los Angeles Dodgers starter Kenta Maeda. The hit moved him into 22nd on the all-time list past Suzuki 106

May 18, 2018 6:39 PM Veteran relief pitcher to get first career start in another revamped pitching plan

Veteran relief pitcher to get first career start in another revamped pitching plan The Tampa Bay Rays made waves before the 2018 Major League Baseball season even began when they planned on using with a four-man pitching rotation. This Saturday, the Rays and manager Kevin Cash are going one step further. Veteran relief pitcher Sergio Romo is expected 66

May 7, 2018 9:21 PM Fantasy Baseball: Week 7 Top-10 sleeper hitters

Albert Pujols is making history, but he hasn't made waves in Fantasy Baseball for quite some time now. Scott White says Week 7 (May 7-13) might be a good time to start the 38-year-old, though. One of the hottest bats in the bigs has the batted-ball data to support a power breakthrough and will get to feast on Chris Tillman, Andrew Cashner and Josh Tomlin 63

September 28, 2017 10:32 PM Albert Pujols Defeats Cousin In $27 Mil 'Murderer' Lawsuit

Albert Pujols won't have to cough up a single cent to the cousin who sued him for $27 MILLION in a case related to a fatal police chase in Missouri. Wilfrido's brother was driving and cops say the guy was messed up on booze and drugs at the time. Wilfrido, however, was cleared of any wrongdoing. Still, Wilfrido says Albert and his wife were involved 39

September 28, 2017 3:16 PM The where, when and WOW of Giancarlo Stanton's season

Editor's note: This story originally ran on September 29, before Stanton won the 2017 National League MVP Award. But no one clouted, slugged or smashed more dingers than Giancarlo Stanton. The Miami Marlins right fielder sent 59 home runs screaming over fences across the majors, one shy of Babe Ruth's 60 in 1927 for eighth most in a season. We take a look at the where 43

September 25, 2017 10:56 PM Astros set starters for Thursday and Friday vs. Red Sox

Houston Astros manager A.J. Hinch (14) in the dugout during the sixth inning of an MLB baseball game at Minute Maid Park, Saturday, Sept. 23, 2017, in Houston. ( Karen Warren / Houston Chronicle ) Houston Astros manager A.J. Hinch walks with Lance McCullers during batting practice before an MLB baseball game at Minute Maid Park, Wednesday, Sept. 20, 2017, in Houston 81

September 23, 2017 3:13 AM Justin Verlander dominates yet again in Astros' win against Angels

Houston Astros starting pitcher Justin Verlander (35) pitches during the fourth inning of an MLB baseball game at Minute Maid Park, Friday, Sept. 22, 2017, in Houston. ( Karen Warren / Houston Chronicle ) Houston Astros relief pitcher Chris Devenski (47) walks back to the dugout during the eighth inning of an MLB baseball game at Minute Maid Park, Friday 62