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Another rough outing for Darvish as Padres lose at Miami 9-3

Jul. 25, 2021 17:33 PM EDT

MIAMI (AP) — The Padres totaled five hits against seven pitchers. They had one runner thrown out at the plate, and another erased between second and third to short-circuit a rally. A leisurely throw to first by Manny Machado proved costly, and Yu Darvish endured another rough outing. ...

Greinke leads Astros to 3-1 win; Rangers lose 12th straight

Jul. 25, 2021 17:29 PM EDT

HOUSTON (AP) — Zack Greinke threw six solid innings, Abraham Toro homered and the Houston Astros sent Texas to its 12th straight loss, beating the Rangers 3-1 Sunday. The Rangers’ skid is tied for second-longest in team history and the first time they've dropped a...

Orioles complete three-game sweep of Nationals with 5-4 win

Jul. 25, 2021 17:22 PM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — Ryan McKenna scored on a sharp grounder by Ramon Urías for the winning run as the Baltimore Orioles completed a three-game sweep of the Washington Nationals with a 5-4 victory on Sunday. Trey Mancini, Maikel Franco and McKenna hit solo homers for the...

Indians rally for 3-2 win, end 11-game losing skid to Rays

Jul. 25, 2021 17:12 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — The Indians showed the Rays they can mount a comeback, too. Bobby Bradley's sacrifice fly in the eighth inning capped Cleveland's late rally and sent the Indians to a 3-2 win on Sunday, snapping their losing streak against Tampa Bay at 11 games. ...

Alonso, McNeil lead Mets past Blue Jays 5-4 in Hill's debut

Jul. 25, 2021 17:07 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Pete Alonso homered again, pinch-hitter Jeff McNeil broke a tie with a two-run double and the New York Mets beat the Toronto Blue Jays 5-4 on Sunday in a successful debut for new starter Rich Hill. Acquired from Tampa Bay in a trade Friday, the...

Ohtani's MLB-best 35th HR lifts Angels past Twins 6-2

Jul. 25, 2021 17:07 PM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Shohei Ohtani hit his major league-leading 35th home run and the Los Angeles Angels beat the Minnesota Twins 6-2 Sunday. Ohtani, who had two hits, lasered a line drive into the right-field seats for a solo homer in the sixth inning that broke a 2-all...

Lynch, Soler and Perez lead Royals over Tigers 6-1

Jul. 25, 2021 17:05 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Jorge Soler hit two home runs, Salvador Perez added a three-run blast and Daniel Lynch pitched eight scoreless innings for his first major league win to lead the Kansas City Royals to a 6-1 win over the Detroit Tigers Sunday. The Royals grabbed...

Dodgers put star OF Mookie Betts on IL with hip inflammation

Jul. 25, 2021 16:37 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Los Angeles Dodgers placed All-Star right fielder Mookie Betts on the 10-day injured list Sunday with right hip inflammation. In a corresponding move, the Dodgers activated right-hander Jimmy Nelson from the injured list after he recovered from a...

Nola's gem lifts Phillies over Braves 2-1

Jul. 25, 2021 16:36 PM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Aaron Nola came within one out of a shutout, and the Philadelphia Phillies edged the Atlanta Braves 2-1 Sunday to earn a split of their four-game series. Nola allowed four hits and struck out nine in 8 2/3 innings. Jean Segura hit a solo homer in the...

Red Sox end Germán's no-hit bid in 8th, storm past Yanks 5-4

Jul. 25, 2021 16:23 PM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — Held hitless into the eighth inning by Domingo Germán and looking feeble, Alex Verdugo and the Boston Red Sox suddenly erupted for five runs to shake Fenway Park and storm past the New York Yankees 5-4 Sunday. The old ballpark was almost silent all...