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Freddy Galvis hits tiebreaking homer, Reds beat Padres 3-2

Aug. 20, 2019 11:16 PM EDT

CINCINNATI (AP) — Freddy Galvis has spent less than two weeks with the Cincinnati Reds. Manager David Bell is already a big fan. Bell's appreciation for Galvis grew Tuesday when the second baseman hit a tie-breaking two-run homer in the sixth inning, and Aristides Aquino added an RBI single as Cincinnati...

Mets open crucial homestand with 9-2 win over Indians

Aug. 20, 2019 10:58 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Michael Conforto hit a tiebreaking homer moments after an embarrassing error by Cleveland Indians left fielder Oscar Mercado, and the resurgent New York Mets rolled from there to a 9-2 victory Tuesday night. J.D. Davis also went deep and Steven Matz (8-7) permitted only one earned run in 6...

Dozier's piggyback homer, Ross' start help Nats top Reds 3-1

Aug. 13, 2019 11:15 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — After missing three starts because of a stomach bug, Brian Dozier felt good enough to return to the Washington Nationals' lineup, good enough to eat a postgame plate of pasta, good enough to homer — and good enough to celebrate that solo shot with a dugout piggyback ride. After...

Doolittle gets through latest adventure, Nats edge Reds 7-6

Aug. 12, 2019 11:45 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Washington Nationals closer Sean Doolittle added to his career high by getting his 27th save Monday night — and there are more than 1½ months still to go in the season. He's already easily eclipsed his total for number of games finished in a year, too. After pitching for the...

Drury hits first career grand slam, Jays rout Rangers 19-4

Aug. 12, 2019 11:25 PM EDT

TORONTO (AP) — Held off the scoreboard Sunday in a 1-0 loss to the Yankees, the Toronto Blue Jays bounced back with their biggest offensive outburst of the season. Brandon Drury hit his first career grand slam, Justin Smoak had a two-run homer among his three extra-base hits, and the Blue Jays routed the...

Red Sox beat Royals 7-5, snap 8-game losing streak

Aug. 5, 2019 11:44 PM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — Rick Porcello pitched six innings of one-run ball, Sam Travis hit a two-run homer and the Boston Red Sox halted their eight-game losing streak with a 7-5 victory over the struggling Kansas City Royals on Monday night. Rafael Devers added a solo shot for the Red Sox. Travis' gave Boston a...

Bichette, Waguespack help Jays end Rays' 6-game win string

Aug. 5, 2019 11:31 PM EDT

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — A couple of rookies with Tampa Bay ties put an end to the Rays' six-game winning streak. Bo Bichette homered and scored both runs, Jacob Waguespack pitched six impressive innings and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the Rays 2-0 Monday night. "That's a hot team right now," Blue Jays...

Mancini HR, 4 RBIs carry Orioles past Blue Jays 6-4

Aug. 3, 2019 11:16 PM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — Victimized by the long ball for much of the season, the Baltimore Orioles used a power surge of their own to take the lead against Toronto. Then, after the Blue Jays fought back to tie, a 200-foot, opposite-field flare made the difference in Baltimore's 6-4 victory on Saturday night....

Gleyber Torres hits slam, Yankees beat Red Sox 4-2

Aug. 2, 2019 11:46 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Gleyber Torres hit a first-inning grand slam, left-hander James Paxton cruised after that and the New York Yankees three-hit the Boston Red Sox in a 4-2 victory Friday night. Boston has lost five straight for the first time since 2015 and dropped 11 ½ games behind first-place New York...

Galvis, Drury HRs help streaking Blue Jays beat Orioles 5-2

Aug. 2, 2019 11:10 PM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — Undaunted by a trading spree that drained the roster, the Toronto Blue Jays are riding their longest winning streak of the season. Freddy Galvis had a home run among his three hits, Brandon Drury also went deep and the Blue Jays beat the Baltimore Orioles 5-2 Friday night. Not only have...