Cardinals solve Wrigley again, crush Hammel, Cubs 10-4
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CHICAGO (AP) -- Yadier Molina drove in four runs, Stephen Piscotty homered and the St. Louis Cardinals boosted their playoff hopes by getting to Jason Hammel early in a 10-4 rout of the Chicago Cubs on Saturday....

AL West champ Rangers celebrate, plan for another playoffs
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OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) -- Colby Lewis obliged his wife when she requested a picture under an AL West champion banner of the four Texas players part of each division title since 2010....

Girardi said he walked out on media over bullpen question
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TORONTO (AP) -- New York manager Joe Girardi said he walked out of Friday's post-game media session because he was upset by questions about his bullpen usage, not because the slumping Yankees lost ground in the AL wild card race and were eliminated from the AL East....

Dodgers honor Vin Scully for his 67 years of storytelling
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LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Hall of Fame broadcaster Vin Scully thanked Los Angeles Dodgers fans for making him feel like an 8-year-old again every time they cheer. The crowd, in turn, saluted Scully with a loud roar and multiple standing ovations on his appreciation night Friday....

Dodgers beat Rockies 5-2 on emotional night for Scully
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LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Scott Kazmir is running short on time to prove he belongs on the Dodgers' postseason roster. Fresh off the disabled list, the veteran pitcher was dealt another blow when spasms cut short his start....

LEADING OFF: Cubs go for Wrigley record, Porcello chases 22
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Braves win season-high 7th straight, top Marlins 3-2
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MIAMI (AP) -- The Atlanta Braves keep tripping up postseason contenders....

Myers, Padres beat struggling Giants 7-2
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SAN DIEGO (AP) -- Wil Myers hit a three-run homer off rookie Albert Suarez in the first inning and the San Diego Padres beat San Francisco 7-2 on Friday night, their seventh victory in eight games against the struggling Giants since the All-Star break....

Rangers clinch AL West with 3-0 win over Oakland
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OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) -- Adrian Beltre and the Texas Rangers were subdued as they began the celebration, exchanging hugs near the pitcher's mound at Oakland Coliseum....

Cano's 4 hits, Cruz's homer lead Mariners over Twins 10-1
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MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- James Paxton was cruising along for the Seattle Mariners, as he's done often this season. Then Robinson Cano, Nelson Cruz and the middle of the Seattle Mariners' batting order order broke out....