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Buehler, Betts propel Dodgers to 5-3 win over Rangers

Jun. 13, 2021 19:39 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Walker Buehler pitched six scoreless innings of five-hit ball to remain unbeaten since 2019, and Mookie Betts homered and scored three runs as the Los Angeles Dodgers held off the Texas Rangers 5-3 on Sunday. Down 5-0, Texas scored three times in the...

Angels roll to 10-3 win, send D-backs to 10th straight loss

Jun. 13, 2021 19:36 PM EDT

PHOENIX (AP) — Max Stassi hit a two-run homer in the first, Patrick Sandoval pitched four-hit ball into the seventh inning and the Los Angeles Angels won their sixth straight game by beating the Arizona Diamondbacks 10-3 on Sunday. The Angels moved above .500 for the...

Bassitt wins 7th straight, Olson 2 HRs, A's beat Royals 6-3

Jun. 13, 2021 19:29 PM EDT

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Chris Bassitt escaped a scary line drive to win his seventh straight decision, Matt Olson homered twice and the Oakland Athletics powered past the Kansas City Royals 6-3 Sunday. Olson hit solo shots in the third and fifth for his second two-homer...

Tatis' tiebreaking slam in 7th sends Padres past Mets 7-3

Jun. 13, 2021 19:19 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Starving for a clutch hit, the San Diego Padres got two in a row from precisely the guys you'd expect. Can't hold down Fernando Tatis Jr. and Manny Machado forever. Tatis hit a tiebreaking grand slam in the seventh inning and Machado...

Brantley has 4 of Astros' 20 hits in 14-3 rout of Twins

Jun. 13, 2021 18:43 PM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Michael Brantley had his second four-hit game of the series and drove in four runs, part of a 20-hit attack that helped the Houston Astros rout Minnesota 14-3 Sunday to take two of three from the Twins. Minnesota’s Michael Pineda (3-4) left after...

García, Yelich help Brewers sweep Pirates with 5-2 win

Jun. 13, 2021 18:25 PM EDT

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Avisaíl García hit a two-run homer, Christian Yelich added a pinch-hit sacrifice fly on his bobblehead day and the Milwaukee Brewers completed a three-game sweep of the Pittsburgh Pirates with a 5-2 win on Sunday. Despite getting outhit 10-5,...

Fill-in Fraley homers off Bieber; Mariners beat Indians 6-2

Jun. 13, 2021 18:17 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — Jake Fraley homered off AL Cy Young Award winner Shane Bieber after replacing the injured Mitch Haniger, and the Seattle Mariners beat the Cleveland Indians 6-2 on Sunday. The Mariners, coming off a blown late lead and a 10-inning loss on Saturday, had...

Nola lifts Phillies back over .500, beats reeling Yanks 7-0

Jun. 13, 2021 18:12 PM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Aaron Nola allowed three hits and struck out nine, leading Philadelphia over the New York Yankees 7-0 Sunday for a two-game sweep that moved the Phillies back over .500. Odubel Herrera, Jean Segura and J.T. Realmuto combined to go 7 for 13 with a...

Hernández hits 2 of Jays' 8 HRs in 18-4 rout of Red Sox

Jun. 13, 2021 17:33 PM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — Teoscar Hernández belted a pair of three-run homers over the Green Monster — two of Toronto’s eight longballs — and Marcus Semien extended his road hitting streak to 26 games as the Blue Jays pounded the Boston Red Sox 18-4 on Sunday. Vladimir...

Riley homers, Smyly wins on birthday, Braves top Marlins 6-4

Jun. 13, 2021 17:28 PM EDT

MIAMI (AP) — For his 32nd birthday, Drew Smyly got the following: an early lead, a big day from Austin Riley and some nifty defense from Ehire Adrianza. And the Atlanta Braves held on for a needed win. Riley homered and drove...