BHP Billiton CEO Questions Australian Dollar's Strength-Report
BHP Billiton's (BHP, BHP.AU) Chief Executive Marius Kloppers questioned the strength of the Australian dollar despite recent declines in commodities prices in an article in the Australian Financial Review, highlighting a challenge for businesses operating here.
Kershaw, Kemp help Dodgers top Cubs
Clayton Kershaw tossed seven strong innings and Matt Kemp hit a two-run home run to lift the Los Angels Dodgers over the Chicago Cubs, 3-1, in the second of three games at Dodger Stadium.Kershaw (9-6) allowed one run on three hits and two walks while striking out seven in the Dodgers' second
Wife critical after husband of 45 years shoots her in hospital ICU, police say
Man enters intensive care unit of Akron General Medical Center and shoots wife while standing at her bedside, police say.
Danny Espinosa's 3-run home run leads Nationals over Marlins 10-7
The Miami Marlins have been followed by a television crew this season for a reality series that provides a behind-the-scenes look at the struggling club.
Jeff Francis hurt again by home run ball as Rockies lose to Giants 11-6
Jeff Francis is paying dearly for his mistakes lately. The San Francisco Giants hit two of their three home runs off Francis and went on to beat the Colorado Rockies 11-6 Saturday night. Francis (3-4) was tagged for six runs on nine hits in 3 2-3 innings in his second-shortest outing since joining
Youkilis homers twice, Pierzynski also connects for White Sox in 6-5, 10-inning loss to Angels
Despite another huge game from Kevin Youkilis, the Chicago White Sox failed to pull this one out.
Mets use big inning to down Padres
Jordany Valdespin's two-run double highlighted a four-run second, while rookie Jeremy Hefner won his first game since May 29 as the New York Mets downed the San Diego Padres, 6-2, in the middle test of a three-game set.
Giants beat Rockies 11-6 thanks to Bumgarner's pitching, Pagan's 4 hits and 3 RBIs
Angel Pagan homered and had four hits to back a solid outing by Madison Bumgarner that sent the San Francisco Giants past the Colorado Rockies 11-6 Saturday night.
Hefner solid over 6 innings to lead Mets to 6-2 victory over Padres
Jeremy Hefner pitched six solid innings and the New York Mets took advantage of Edinson Volquez's wildness in a 6-2 win over the San Diego Padres on Saturday.