Martinez, Cardinals lose 3-1 to Cubs

CHICAGO (AP) — The St. Louis Cardinals are headed home to make one last try for a sixth consecutive playoff appearance. Carlos Martinez pitc…

Ross helps Cubs edge Cardinals 3-1

CHICAGO (AP) — David Ross got fired up when Cubs manager Joe Maddon walked to the mound with two out in the seventh inning, ready to argue f…

Cruz homers twice, Mariners beat Twins 4-3

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Nelson Cruz is playing a vital role in the Seattle Mariners’ postseason drive. Cruz homered twice before leaving with lef…