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Yankees hit 5 HRs, rip Orioles 14-2 for 8th straight win

Aug. 7, 2019 11:33 PM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — Having deflated the Baltimore Orioles' spirit with an unprecedented show of power, the New York Yankees bid farewell to Camden Yards for 2019 after going 10-0 in a ballpark that simply could not contain their fence-busting lineup. Gio Urshela and Kyle Higashioka each hit two home runs, and...

Slumping Davis hits go-ahead homer as O's stun Padres 8-5

Jul. 30, 2019 8:33 PM EDT

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Already saddled with a silver sombrero — three strikeouts — that ran his slump to 0 for 18, Chris Davis seemed the unlikeliest of the Baltimore Orioles to hit a go-ahead home run. The lefty did just that, though, driving a slider from left-handed reliever Matt Strahm to...

Tatis, Reyes, Hosmer lead homer parade in Padres' 8-1 win

Jul. 30, 2019 2:12 AM EDT

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Rookie Fernando Tatis Jr. drove David Hess' first pitch out of the ballpark and barely had time to put away his batting helmet when Franmil Reyes homered on the second pitch. The back-to-back homers on the first two pitches were a franchise first and set the tone for the San Diego Padres,...

Nationals beat Braves 6-3, tighten NL East race

Jul. 30, 2019 1:19 AM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Anthony Rendon hit a tiebreaking grand slam in the sixth inning, and the Washington Nationals beat the Atlanta Braves 6-3 on Monday night in the opener of a three-game series to close within 4½ games of the NL East leader. With the score 2-2, Rendon connected of Chad Sobotka for his...