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Santander hits 2 of Orioles' 4 homers to back All-Star starter Burnes in 9-1 win over Rangers

Jul. 19, 2024 22:56 PM EDT

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Anthony Santander homered twice and drove in five runs after Adley Rutschman and Colton Cowser had already hit two-run homers, and the AL East-leading Baltimore Orioles beat the Texas Rangers 9-1 on Friday night in the first game out of the break. Rutschman...

Witt’s homer and Wacha’s seven scoreless innings lead Royals over White Sox, 7-1

Jul. 19, 2024 22:55 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Michael Wacha pitched seven scoreless innings, Bobby Witt Jr. homered and drove in two runs and the Kansas City Royals beat the Chicago White Sox 7-1 on Friday night. Witt drove Chris Flexen’s inside fastball above the left field bullpen for his 17th homer...

Nats GM Mike Rizzo says he's happy with team's progress even as he shops Thomas, Finnegan

Jul. 19, 2024 22:50 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Nationals general manager Mike Rizzo said Friday he is happy with the progress of an organizational rebuild that began less than two years after Washington won the 2019 World Series, even though his team is a seller at the trade deadline for a fourth consecutive season. ...

José Ramírez's 2-RBI single in the 6-run 8th inning leads Guardians past Padres 7-0

Jul. 19, 2024 22:34 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — José Ramírez's two-run single highlighted a six-run eighth inning, Tanner Bibee and three relievers combined on a four-hitter, and the American League Central-leading Cleveland Guardians beat the San Diego Padres 7-0 on Friday night. Cleveland had five hits and a...

Canha and Pérez hit 2-run HRs, Flaherty gets 6th win in 7 starts to help Tigers beat Blue Jays, 5-4

Jul. 19, 2024 22:25 PM EDT

TORONTO (AP) — Mark Canha and Wenceel Pérez hit two-run homers, Jack Flaherty struck out eight in 5 2/3 innings to win for the sixth time in seven starts and the Detroit Tigers beat the Toronto Blue Jays 5-4 on Friday night for their third straight victory. All-Star first baseman...

Gerrit Cole works 6 strong innings, Juan Soto goes 4 for 4 as Yankees beat Rays 6-1

Jul. 19, 2024 22:14 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Gerrit Cole struck out eight in six strong innings, Juan Soto went 4 for 4 and the New York Yankees beat the Tampa Bay Rays 6-1 on Friday night. Cole (3-1), making his sixth start since returning from right elbow inflammation on June 20, allowed one run and six hits...

Jake Burger homers and doubles in the Marlins' 6-4 victory over the Mets

Jul. 19, 2024 22:11 PM EDT

MIAMI (AP) — Jake Burger homered and doubled to help the Miami Marlins beat the New York Mets 6-4 on Friday night. Nick Fortes had two hits and an RBI, and Jazz Chisholm Jr. singled twice and stole a base for Miami. The Marlins overcame Jeff McNeil's two-homer game for New York. ...

Nick Gonzales hits winning single in 9th, Pirates rally from 3 deficits for 8-7 win over Phillies

Jul. 19, 2024 22:08 PM EDT

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Nick Gonzales hit the winning RBI single in the ninth inning and the Pittsburgh Pirates rallied from a three-run deficit for an 8-7 win over the Philadelphia Phillies on Friday night. With the Pirates trailing 7-6, Connor Joe led off the ninth with a single before...

Cardinals-Braves game is postponed because of rain, doubleheader planned for Saturday

Jul. 19, 2024 22:02 PM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — The game between the St. Louis Cardinals and Atlanta Braves originally scheduled for Friday night was postponed because of persistent rain. The Cardinals, who are in second place in the NL Central, and the Braves, who are second in the NL East, will try to play a...

Patrick Corbin works 6 sharp innings, Juan Yepez hits 3-run homer as Nationals beat Reds 8-5

Jul. 19, 2024 21:49 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Patrick Corbin pitched six sharp innings on his 35th birthday, Juan Yepez hit a three-run homer and the Washington Nationals began the second half of the season by beating the Cincinnati Reds 8-5 on Friday night. Corbin (2-9) picked up a rare victory, retiring the...