Hernandez, bullpen outpitches Sale, Mariners top White Sox
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CHICAGO (AP) -- Chris Sale struck out 14 but got outpitched by Felix Hernandez and the Seattle bullpen, and the Mariners ended a three-game skid Friday night by beating the Chicago White Sox 3-1....

Flores, Cabrera, Colon lead Mets to 9-4 win over Phillies
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NEW YORK (AP) -- Wilmer Flores launched a grand slam, Asdrubal Cabrera homered from both sides of the plate and even Bartolo Colon had two helpful hits while pitching the New York Mets to a 9-4 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies on Friday night....

Blue Jays hit 4 home runs, send Twins to 8th straight loss
TORONTO (AP) -- Russell Martin and Justin Smoak each homered and drove in five runs as the Toronto Blue Jays hammered Minnesota 15-8 Friday night, handing the Twins their eighth straight loss....

Trio of homers lift Royals to 6-3 win over Red Sox
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BOSTON (AP) -- Eric Hosmer and Alex Gordon homered, and Ian Kennedy allowed one run through five innings as the Kansas City Royals continued their monthlong hot streak with a 6-3 victory over the Boston Red Sox on Friday night....

Sanchez homers again, Yankees rout Orioles 14-4
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NEW YORK (AP) -- Rookie Gary Sanchez homered for the eighth time in nine games and drove in four runs as the New York Yankees beat the Baltimore Orioles 14-4 Friday night in the opener of their weekend series....

LEADING OFF: Orioles check Jones, Mets see about Matz
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A look at what's happening all around the majors Saturday:...

Gonzalez earns 100th win as Nats beat Rockies
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WASHINGTON (AP) -- Jayson Werth and Daniel Murphy hit solo homers and drove in two runs each, and Gio Gonzalez earned his 100th career victory as the Washington Nationals beat the Colorado Rockies 8-5 on Friday night....

Upton and Verlander lead Tigers to 5th straight win
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DETROIT (AP) -- Justin Verlander pitched into the eighth inning and Justin Upton homered for the fourth time in five games as the Detroit Tigers beat the Los Angeles Angels 4-2 on Friday night....

Mets to skip struggling deGrom on Monday vs Marlins
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NEW YORK (AP) -- Trying to make a push in the crowded NL playoff race, the New York Mets plan to skip struggling right-hander Jacob deGrom the next time through the rotation....

Horse named for Mets' Syndergaard wins Funny Cide Stakes
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NEW YORK (AP) -- Turns out, Syndergaard is awfully fast on the track, too....