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.Mike Baxter set a franchise record by drawing five walks in a nine-inning game
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
Posey's power boosts Giants over Rockies again
Buster Posey homered for the second straight game on Saturday and the Giants took advantage of the Mile High City air with an 11-6 win over the Rockies.The NL West-leading Giants had managed just six combined runs over their previous three games before exploding for a season-high 16 runs in
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.
S Korea to Set Up KRW500 Billion Fund for Small, Mid-Sized Companies
South Korea's Ministry of Strategy and Finance Sunday said the government will set up a 500 billion won ($440 million) fund to help small and medium-sized companies borrow at low cost.
SAP to Cut Costs to Boost 2012 Operating Profit - Report
SAP AG (SAP.XE, SAP) aims to earn an operating profit of more than 5.3 billion euros ($6.49 billion) by the end of 2012 in part by cutting costs, the German software company's chief financial officer said Saturday.
RBI's Subbarao: Indian Government May Have to Change Public Sector Banking Structure
India's government may have a tough decision to make and likely give up majority ownership in state-run banks if it is unable to help them increase capital requirements, the country's central bank governor cautioned Saturday.
U.S. Federal Judge Sanctions TD Bank Over Rothstein-Related Trial Documents
A U.S. District Court judge in Miami late Friday sanctioned Toronto-Dominion Bank's (TD) U.S. subsidiary, TD Bank, for engaging in a "willful" pattern of negligence during a trial earlier this year over its role in aiding a $1.2 billion Ponzi scheme by disbarred and imprisoned attorney Scott
Godrej Consumer Products April-June Net Profit Drops
India's Godrej Consumer Products Ltd. (532424.BY) Saturday said its April-June net profit fell 45.6%, from a year earlier when it had made an exceptional gain on account of termination of a joint venture.
4 places your credit card is a better choice than debit
If you're like many Americans, you might find you're saying "debit" instead of "credit" more often at the cash register.