Rickard hits tiebreaking double in 9th, Orioles top Rays 8-5
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ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) -- Joey Rickard hit a tiebreaking double in the ninth inning and the Baltimore Orioles, boosted by three home runs, beat the Tampa Bay Rays 8-5 Sunday....

Santana leads to Twins to sweep, first place in AL Central
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CLEVELAND (AP) -- Ervin Santana and the Minnesota Twins are on top of the AL Central again....

Ex-Dodgers great Maury Wills retires from broadcasting in ND
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FARGO, N.D. (AP) -- Former Los Angeles Dodgers great Maury Wills has retired again, this time from broadcasting....

LEADING OFF: Old-Timers' Day at Yankee Stadium, Barreto pop
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A look at what's happening all around the majors today:...

Kershaw, Pederson lead Dodgers to 9th consecutive win
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LOS ANGELES (AP) -- The Los Angeles Dodgers are showing some interesting versatility during their nine-game winning streak. They can either power past a team or walk over them....

Pinch-hitter Hector Sanchez powers Padres past Tigers 7-3
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SAN DIEGO (AP) -- Pinch-hitter Hector Sanchez slugged a go-ahead two-run homer in the eighth inning, powering the San Diego Padres to a 7-3 victory over Detroit on Saturday night and sending the Tigers to their eighth consecutive loss....

Mercer, Harrison homer in Pittsburgh's win over St. Louis
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ST. LOUIS (AP) -- When it comes to taking one for the team, the Pirates can count on Josh Harrison....

Ramirez sharp in Angels' win over Red Sox; Farrell ejected
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BOSTON (AP) -- JC Ramirez rebounded from his shortest career start with six solid innings, Cameron Maybin doubled home a run and scored another and the Los Angeles Angels held off the Boston Red Sox 6-3 on Saturday night....

Jacob deGrom shines as Mets top Giants 5-2
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SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- Jacob deGrom pitched eight strong innings and Wilmer Flores hit a home run and drove in two runs as the New York Mets defeated the San Francisco Giants 5-2 on Saturday....

Lester goes 7 innings to help Cubs beat Marlins 5-3
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MIAMI (AP) -- When Jon Lester gave up a three-run homer in the first inning Saturday, he drew upon a long-ago lesson from former teammates Curt Schilling and Josh Beckett: Start the start over....