• Video: Anthony Rizzo reaches 1,000 career hits

    6 days ago - By HardballTalk

    Rizzo's third-inning single boosted him to 1,000 career hits on Saturday - 982 of which have come in a Cubs' uniform.
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  • Lowrie homers, exceeds 1,000 career hits as A's edge Angels

    6 days ago - By Sportsnet

    ANAHEIM, Calif. - Jed Lowrie homered and moved over 1,000 hits for his career, and the Oakland Athletics held on for an 8-7 victory over the Los Angeles Angels on Sunday, their ninth win in 11 games.
    The A's, who currently occupy the second AL wild-card spot, moved within 2 1/2 games of first-place Houston in the AL West. The Astros have lost four consecutive games.
    Angels manager Mike Scioscia went with a bullpen day, but the strategy backfired when reliever Taylor Cole (0-3), making his first career start, allowed three runs on three hits in 1 1/3 innings.
    Lowrie doubled to left field in...
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