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Shota Imanaga continues strong start to major league career as Cubs top Mariners 4-1

Apr. 14, 2024 01:03 AM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — Shota Imanaga allowed one unearned run over 5 1/3 innings, Michael Busch homered in his third straight game and the Chicago Cubs beat the Seattle Mariners 4-1 on Saturday night. Seiya Suzuki and Miguel Amaya also hit solo home runs for the Cubs. But the focus was on...

MacKenzie Gore strikes out 11 as Nationals beat Athletics 3-1

Apr. 13, 2024 20:55 PM EDT

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — MacKenzie Gore tied a career high with 11 strikeouts, CJ Abrams hit an RBI triple and the Washington Nationals beat the Oakland Athletics 3-1 on Saturday. Gore (2-0) tossed five scoreless innings, throwing 90 pitches and striking out the last five batters he...

Brewers bash their way to another win, 11-5 over Orioles in 6th straight game with at least 7 runs

Apr. 13, 2024 19:57 PM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — Jake Bauers hit a tiebreaking three-run homer in the fourth inning and the Milwaukee Brewers slugged their way to another victory, 11-5 over the Baltimore Orioles on Saturday. The Brewers have scored 58 runs in their last six games, with at least seven in each of...

Logan Webb goes 7 strong innings and Thairo Estrada homers twice as Giants rout Rays 11-2

Apr. 13, 2024 19:42 PM EDT

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Logan Webb allowed one run over seven innings, Thairo Estrada homered twice and the San Francisco Giants cruised past the Tampa Bay Rays 11-2 on Saturday. Webb (1-1) scattered six hits in his fourth start of the season. The 2023 NL Cy Young Award...

Varsho hits 2nd career slam, Rodríguez fans 6 in debut as Blue Jays beat Rockies 5-3

Apr. 13, 2024 18:47 PM EDT

TORONTO (AP) — Daulton Varsho hit his second career grand slam, Yariel Rodríguez struck out six over 3 2/3 innings in his major league debut and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the Colorado Rockies 5-3 on Saturday. Rodríguez allowed one run, four hits and two walks. The right-hander...

Salvador Perez homers, Bobby Witt Jr. scores 4 times as Royals beat Mets 11-7

Apr. 13, 2024 18:09 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Salvador Perez hit his milestone 250th homer and Bobby Witt Jr. scored four times to lead the Kansas City Royals to an 11-7 win over the New York Mets on Saturday. Perez, who won the 2015 World Series MVP when Kansas City beat the Mets in five games, laced a two-run...

Nick Lodolo stars in return as the Reds beat the light-hitting White Sox 5-0

Apr. 13, 2024 17:53 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Nick Lodolo struck out 10 in 5 2/3 innings in his first big league start in almost a year, and the Cincinnati Reds beat the Chicago White Sox 5-0 on Saturday. Cincinnati scored five runs in the second against Garrett Crochet, and Lodolo took over from there. The...

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

Apr. 13, 2024 07:56 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 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...