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2 hrs ago | The Island Packet

Puig, Dodgers go triple-crazy, beat Giants 8-1

Puig tied a franchise record with three triples and added a double and two RBIs as the Los Angeles Dodgers moved within a half-game of NL West-leading San Francisco by beating the Giants 8-1 on Friday night.


Related Topix: Sports, National League West, National League, Dee Gordon, Baseball Players, Yasiel Puig, Los Angeles Dodgers, Tim Lincecum, Matt Kemp

2 hrs ago | The Macon Telegraph

Wood gives up 12 hits, Braves fall to Padres, 5-2

It was that kind of night for Atlanta's left-hander: A lot of ground balls. A lot of hits.


Related Topix: Sports, National League, National League East, Jonny Venters, Freddie Freeman, Baseball Players, Alex Wood, Tommy Medica, Jesse Hahn

Fri Jul 25, 2014

The Winnipeg Free Press

Span's 4 hits help Nationals continue surge, send Reds to 7th straight loss with 4-1 victory

Denard Span matched Cincinnati's hit total with his four singles, and Tanner Roark allowed only three singles over seven innings Friday night, leading the Washington Nationals to a 4-1 victory that extended their surge and the Reds' slump.


Related Topix: Sports, National League, National League East, National League Central, Zack Cozart, Baseball Players, Tanner Roark, Washington Nationals, Billy Hamilton

Ichiro's home run lifts Yankees over Blue Jays 6-4

Ichiro Suzuki homered for the first time since last August, prolonging extended slumps against the New York Yankees for Mark Buehrle and the Toronto Blue Jays.


Related Topix: Sports, American League, American League East, Baseball Players, Brett Lawrie, New York Yankees, Mark Buehrle, Toronto Blue Jays, Jose Bautista

CBS Local

Cubs Overtake Cardinals In 7-6 Victory

Luis Valbuena hit a decisive two-run homer in the seventh inning Friday, and the Chicago Cubs overcame a three-run deficit to hand the St. Louis Cardinals the fourth straight loss, 7-6.


Related Topix: Sports, Jon Jay, Matt Carpenter, Baseball Players, Chicago Cubs, St. Louis Cardinals, Matt Holliday, Oscar Taveras

The State

Red Sox DH Ortiz in lineup vs Price, Rays

Ortiz was set to bat third Friday night at Tampa Bay. David Price is scheduled to start for the Rays.


Related Topix: Sports, David Ortiz, Baseball Players, Boston Red Sox, David Price

WTAE-TV Pittsburgh

MLB roundup: Mariners add Morales in trade

The Seattle Mariners acquired first baseman/designated hitter Kendrys Morales from the Minnesota Twins on Thursday in exchange for right-handed relief pitcher Stephen Pryor.


Related Topix: Sports, American League West, American League, Minnesota Twins, Seattle Mariners, Baseball Players, Stephen Pryor, Jerome Williams, Jimmy Paredes

The Honolulu Advertiser

Aoki wins it in the 14th

Kansas City's Nori Aoki was congratulated by Jarrod Dyson, top left, Aaron Crow, top, and Danny Duffy, right, after driving in the game-winning run in the 14th inning to beat Cleveland on Thursday.


Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Jarrod Dyson, Aaron Crow, Danny Duffy, Mike Moustakas, Kansas City Royals, Lorenzo Cain

Scherzer wins 12th, Tigers beat Angels 6-4

Nick Castellanos drove in the tying and go-ahead runs with a double in the sixth inning and Max Scherzer won his fourth straight decision, leading the Detroit Tigers to a 6-4 victory over the Los Angeles Angels on Thursday night.


Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Max Scherzer, Nick Castellanos, Detroit Tigers, Garrett Richards, Rick Porcello, Masahiro Tanaka

Young hits 3-run homer in Orioles' 4-0 victory

A critical first-inning play went against them after a lengthy replay review halted their momentum.

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Related Topix: Sports, Dustin Ackley, Baseball Players, Seattle Mariners, Baltimore Orioles, Delmon Young, Wei-Yin Chen, Caleb Joseph

Thu Jul 24, 2014

CBS Local

Noesi Leads White Sox To 5-2 Victory Over Twins

Hector Noesi allowed three hits over 7 2-3 innings and Adam Eaton had three hits and two RBIs to lead the Chicago White Sox to a 5-2 victory over the Minnesota Twins on Thursday night.


Related Topix: Sports, Chicago White Sox, Minnesota Twins, Baseball Players, Alexei Ramirez, Jake Petricka, Adam Dunn, Danny Santana

WLUK-TV Green Bay

Balanced attack leads Brewers past Mets

Matt Garza allowed two hits over eight innings to rebound from a horrendous outing and Ryan Braun hit one of three homers for the Milwaukee Brewers in a 9-1 victory Thursday night.


Related Topix: Sports, National League, National League Central, Jonathan Lucroy, Baseball Players, Lucas Duda, Ruben Tejada, Milwaukee Brewers, Khris Davis

Washington Times

Saltalamacchia, Alvarez lead Marlins past Braves

Saltalamacchia drove in the go-ahead run in the ninth inning, Henderson Alvarez won for the first time in three starts and the Miami Marlins beat the Braves 3-2 on Thursday night.


Related Topix: Sports, National League, National League East, Freddie Freeman, Baseball Players, Steve Cishek, Evan Gattis

Northern Michigan News

Moss powers A's past Astros 13-1

Moss hit a grand slam and the Oakland Athletics gave Samardzija more run support than he has had all season in a 13-1 victory over the Houston Astros on Thursday.


Related Topix: Sports, Jose Altuve, Baseball Players, Houston Astros, Scott Feldman

The Fresno Bee

Hamels, Utley lead Phils over Giants 2-1

Hamels pitched eight strong innings and Chase Utley had a tiebreaking RBI single in the fifth inning to lift the Philadelphia Phillies to a 2-1 victory over the San Francisco Giants on Thursday.


Related Topix: Sports, National League West, National League, Chase Utley, Baseball Players, Philadelphia Phillies, San Francisco Giants, Ryan Howard, Darin Ruf

Lexington Herald-Leader

Brewers get boost with sweep of Reds

Of course, the baseball gods tend to help those who help themselves, which the Milwaukee Brewers did Wednesday afternoon at Miller Park by taking a 5-1 victory over the reeling Cincinnati Reds to complete a much-needed three-game sweep.


Related Topix: Sports, National League, National League Central, Mike Leake, Baseball Players, Milwaukee Brewers, Kyle Lohse, Brandon Phillips, Joey Votto

Lexington Herald-Leader

Baseball Capsules

The 41-year-old Colon retired the first 20 batters he faced before Cano lined a 2-2 pitch into left field.


Related Topix: Sports, Bartolo Colon, Baseball Players, Robinson Cano, New York Mets, Seattle Mariners, Taijuan Walker, Miguel Cabrera

The State

Kennedy pitches around 5 walks in Padres win

On a cool, unseasonably summer night in Chicago, Kennedy won his third straight decision.


Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Anthony Rizzo, Tommy Medica, Starlin Castro, Chicago Cubs, Tsuyoshi Wada, Yangervis Solarte

The State

Angels beat O's on bases-loaded walk in 8th

Kole Calhoun drew a bases-loaded walk from reliever Brian Matusz in the eighth inning after a tying RBI double by Erick Aybar, and the Angels pulled out a 3-2 win over the Baltimore Orioles on Wednesday night.


Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Mike Trout, Los Angeles Angels, Jered Weaver, Brian Matusz, Kole Calhoun, Erick Aybar

Wed Jul 23, 2014

The Republic

Yankees top Rangers 2-1 in rain-shortened game

Brett Gardner hit a tiebreaking homer off All-Star ace Yu Darvish, and New York beat the Texas Rangers 2-1 Wednesday night in a rain-shortened game called in the fifth inning under bizarre circumstances.


Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Brett Gardner, Texas Rangers, Yu Darvish, David Phelps, Francisco Cervelli, Leonys Martin