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Merrill drives in go-ahead run, Tatis Jr. has 3 hits as Padres rally for 8-7 win over Dodgers in 11

Apr. 13, 2024 02:45 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Jackson Merrill hit the go-ahead single in the 11th inning, Fernando Tatis Jr. homered and had three hits, and the San Diego Padres rallied for an 8-7 win over the Los Angeles Dodgers on Friday night despite Shohei Ohtani hitting his 175th home run in the majors. ...

Shohei Ohtani's ex-interpreter, Ippei Mizuhara, must get gambling addiction treatment, judge says

Apr. 13, 2024 02:34 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Los Angeles Dodgers star Shohei Ohtani's former longtime interpreter agreed Friday to undergo court-ordered gambling addiction treatment after federal prosecutors accused him of stealing $16 million from the Japanese baseball player to pay off debts. Ippei...

Cardinals blow an early 6-run lead and then recover to beat the Diamondbacks 9-6

Apr. 13, 2024 01:24 AM EDT

PHOENIX (AP) — Nolan Arenado hit a three-run homer, Paul Goldschmidt had the go-ahead RBI single in the seventh inning and the St. Louis Cardinals rebounded from blowing a six-run lead to beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 9-6 on Friday night. Lars Nootbaar added a two-run homer for the...

Butler hits home run, winning single to lift A's to 2-1 walk-off win over Nationals

Apr. 13, 2024 01:21 AM EDT

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Lawrence Butler hit the game-winning RBI single in the 10th inning and had a solo home run to power the Oakland Athletics to a 2-1 walk-off win over the Washington Nationals on Friday night. Max Schuemann scored the winning run in his major league debut after...

Bryce Miller twirls another gem and leads the Mariners past the Cubs 4-2

Apr. 13, 2024 01:11 AM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — Bryce Miller allowed one unearned run in 6 1/3 innings, Julio Rodríguez had a key two-out, two-run single and the Seattle Mariners beat the Chicago Cubs 4-2 on Friday night. Miller gave up just three hits and quieted Chicago’s bats that entered averaging more than...

Mets fans give slumping Francisco Lindor the Trea Turner treatment: cheers rather than boos

Apr. 13, 2024 01:00 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Looking to help Francisco Lindor out of his early funk, New York Mets fans gave him the Trea Turner treatment. Cheers instead of catcalls. Warm ovations rather than angry boos. And the star shortstop was certainly appreciative. “I wasn't expecting...

Mets stop Royals' 7-game winning streak with 6-1 victory behind Severino, Baty and Alonso

Apr. 13, 2024 00:36 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Pete Alonso homered and Luis Severino earned his first win for the New York Mets, who snapped Kansas City's seven-game winning streak Friday night with a 6-1 victory over the Royals. Brett Baty hit a two-run double and the Mets scored all five of their runs off...

Banged-up Twins might be without Carlos Correa after he leaves game with oblique strain

Apr. 13, 2024 00:18 AM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — Minnesota Twins shortstop Carlos Correa left Friday night's game against the Detroit Tigers with an oblique strain after striking out in the third inning. “It’s like a gut punch,” outfielder Byron Buxton said following Detroit's 8-2 win. The...

Heim homers with 4 RBIs as Rangers win 12-8 and drop Astros to to 4-11

Apr. 13, 2024 00:17 AM EDT

HOUSTON (AP) — Jonah Heim homered and drove in four runs, and the Texas Rangers beat Houston 12-8 on Friday night to drop the Astros seven games under .500 for the first time in eight years. Evan Carter added three hits as the Rangers built a 12-3 lead by the sixth inning. ...

Skubal throws 5 scoreless innings, Canha homers and Tigers beat Twins 8-2 in series opener

Apr. 12, 2024 23:58 PM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — Mark Canha hit a solo homer in first inning, Tarik Skubal pitched five scoreless innings and the Detroit Tigers went on to beat the Minnesota Twins 8-2 Friday night. Canha, Spencer Torkelson and Matt Vierling each had two hits and two RBIs, helping Detroit pull away...