Shell Reproached Over Niger Delta Oil Clean-up Delays - Report
Two large spills of crude oil from Royal Dutch Shell PLC (RDSA) pipelines in the Niger delta four years ago haven't been cleaned up by the company despite the its promise to do so, the Observer reports Sunday, citing a lawyer defending villagers affected.
Beavan, M's blank Rangers
Blake Beavan spun seven-plus scoreless innings and Michael Saunders knocked in the lone run with a homer in the second, as the Seattle Mariners blanked the Texas Rangers, 1-0, on Saturday.Beavan (10-10) scattered eight hits and walked one with two strikeouts to snap a personal two-game skid
Angels down White Sox
Mark Trumbo hit a two-run single and Dan Haren pitched six-plus innings as the LA Angels of Anaheim took a 4-2 win over the Chicago White Sox in the second contest of a three-game set.Haren (12-11) gave up two runs on six hits with a walk and four strikeouts for the Angels, who have taken the first
D'Backs slip past Rockies to keep in playoff chase
Aaron Hill tripled, drove in four and scored a run as the Arizona Diamondbacks edged the Colorado Rockies, 8-7, in the second of a four-game set at Coors Field.Jason Kubel had two hits and drove in a pair and Chris Johnson had an RBI for the D'backs, who trail the St. Louis Cardinals by 4 1/2 games