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Bauer has solid start for Indians; ChiSox win 5-4

Sep. 26, 2018 1:46 AM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Trevor Bauer's performance was encouraging, and Carlos Carrasco was even better — until a late meltdown. Bauer took a step toward returning to Cleveland's rotation for the postseason by tossing four effective innings, but the Chicago White Sox overcame a two-run, ninth-inning deficit...

Amnesty: Firm at Qatar 2022 World Cup not paying wages

Sep. 26, 2018 1:44 AM EDT

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — A contractor involved in building the marquee stadium for Qatar's hosting of the 2022 World Cup did not pay its workers, leaving them stranded thousands of miles from home, according to a report released Wednesday. Mercury MENA, an engineering and plumbing firm, owes...

Bryant hurt, Cubs lose to Pirates 6-0, again miss clinch

Sep. 26, 2018 1:38 AM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago Cubs lost again, and this one was particularly painful. Slugger Kris Bryant exited with a bruised left wrist, Mike Montgomery got hit hard over four-plus innings and the Cubs stumbled to a 6-0 defeat against the Pittsburgh Pirates on Tuesday night. For the second time in as many...

A Dahl's house: Dahl homers, Rox take 2nd wild-card spot

Sep. 26, 2018 1:35 AM EDT

DENVER (AP) — David Dahl went 3 for 5 on the night. Now, he's thinking 5 for 5 the rest of the way — wins to close out the regular season. That would guarantee the Colorado Rockies a playoff spot. Dahl homered for a second straight game, a three-run shot in the third, and the Rockies vaulted into...

Yelich, Brewers dent Cards' playoff chances with 12-4 win

Sep. 26, 2018 1:28 AM EDT

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Milwaukee's last NL MVP thinks he is about to get some company. Led by Christian Yelich's silky smooth game, the Brewers are closing in on the playoffs. Yelich homered and drove in a career-high six runs, and surging Milwaukee hurt St. Louis' postseason chances with a 12-4 victory over the...

Angels rally with four in sixth, top Rangers 4-1

Sep. 26, 2018 1:26 AM EDT

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Shohei Ohtani, Justin Upton and Kaleb Cowart drove in runs and the Los Angeles Angels rallied with four runs in the sixth inning, beating the Texas Rangers 4-1 Tuesday night. Noe Ramirez (7-5) earned the victory in relief. The Rangers took a 1-0 lead in the third when Joey Gallo hit...

NL East champion Braves rally past Mets 7-3 for 6th straight

Sep. 26, 2018 1:26 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — With the playoffs around the corner and the Atlanta Braves rolling along, the last thing the NL East champions need is an injury to their starting shortstop. Dansby Swanson exited Tuesday night's 7-3 victory over the New York Mets and was sent for tests on his sore left wrist — the...

Escobar's home lifts D-Backs over Dodgers, tightens NL West

Sep. 26, 2018 1:24 AM EDT

PHOENIX (AP) — Eduardo Escobar homered off Kenta Maeda leading off the ninth inning, and the Arizona Diamondbacks tightened the NL West race with a 4-3 victory over the Los Angeles Dodgers on Tuesday night. Los Angeles (88-70) had won 10 of its previous 12 games to surge into the NL West lead, but Colorado...

Suspect in deadly California attacks was deported 6 times

Sep. 26, 2018 1:17 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A Texas man suspected of killing three people and seriously injuring four in a string of attacks on sleeping Southern California men — most of them homeless — had a long criminal history and had been deported from the United States six times, immigration officials said...

Castro's hit starts rally, leads Tigers past Twins 4-2

Sep. 26, 2018 12:55 AM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Harold Castro completed the minor league season and was home in Venezuela spending time with his son and focusing on the offseason when he got a surprise phone call to return and play with the Detroit Tigers. Castro's first career hit started an eighth-inning rally that led the Tigers to...