Daily Recap: Russell Martin hit a go-ahead single in the eighth to help the Dodgers down the Cubs in Los Angeles, 3-2
About Major League Baseball: Major League Baseball (MLB) is the most historical professional sports league in the United States and includes 30 member clubs in the U.S. and Canada, representing the uppermost level of professional baseball. Led by Commissioner Robert D. Manfred, Jr., MLB at the moment features record levels of labor peace, combative balance and industry revenues, as well as the most comprehensive drug-testing program in American professional sports. MLB remains committed to making an impact in the communities of the U.S., Canada and throughout the world, perpetuating the sport’s bigger role in society and permeating every facet of baseball’s business, merchandising and community relations endeavors. With the continued success of MLB Advanced Media and MLB Network, MLB continues to find groundbreaking ways for its fans to get pleasure from America’s National Pastime and a really international game.
The American League comprises the following teams: Baltimore Orioles; Boston Red Sox; Chicago White Sox; Cleveland Indians; Detroit Tigers; Houston Astros; Kansas City Royals; Los Angeles Angels ; Minnesota Twins; New York Yankees; Oakland Athletics; Seattle Mariners; Tampa Bay Rays; Texas Rangers; and Toronto Blue Jays. The National League, initially founded in 1876, includes the following teams: Arizona Diamondbacks; Atlanta Braves; Chicago Cubs; Cincinnati Reds; Colorado Rockies; Los Angeles Dodgers; Miami Marlins; Milwaukee Brewers; New York Mets; Philadelphia Phillies; Pittsburgh Pirates; San Diego Padres; San Francisco Giants; St. Louis Cardinals; and Washington Nationals.