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Bailey Ober tosses 4-hitter and strikes out 10 in 1st career complete game as Twins rout A's 10-2

Jun. 22, 2024 20:30 PM EDT

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Bailey Ober struck out 10 in a four-hitter for his first career complete game and the Minnesota Twins used a seven-run second inning to rout the Oakland Athletics 10-2 on Saturday. Ober (7-4) needed just 89 pitches to finish while tying a career high in...

Oneil Cruz finds the Allegheny River on the fly. The Pirates would like to see that power more often

Jun. 22, 2024 20:24 PM EDT

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Oneil Cruz's tools can be breathtaking. The arm that lights up the radar gun on throws from deep in the hole. The long legs under his 6-foot-7 frame that seem to carry the Pirates shortstop around the bases in seemingly a handful of steps. Nothing,...

Rafael Devers drives in the tying run in the eighth inning as the Red Sox edge the Reds 4-3

Jun. 22, 2024 19:31 PM EDT

CINCINNATI (AP) — Rafael Devers drove in the go-ahead run with a sacrifice fly in the eighth inning and Jarren Duran made a game-saving defensive play in the ninth as the Boston Red Sox rallied to beat the Cincinnati Reds 4-3 on Saturday. Pinch-hitter Rob Refsnyder singled home the...

Gray pitches 2-hit ball over 5 innings and Langford hits grand slam to lift Rangers over Royals 6-0

Jun. 22, 2024 19:47 PM EDT

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Jon Gray allowed two hits over five innings to rebound from his worst major league start and Wyatt Langford hit an eighth-inning grand slam that led the Texas Rangers over the Kansas City Royals 6-0 on Saturday. Gray (3-3) gave up back-to-back third-inning...

Gilbert pitches 8 scoreless innings for 2nd start in row and Mariners beat Marlins 9-0

Jun. 22, 2024 19:43 PM EDT

MIAMI (AP) — Logan Gilbert pitched eight scoreless innings for the second straight start and the Seattle Mariners beat the Miami Marlins 9-0 on Saturday. Gilbert (5-4) scattered four hits, struck out six and was aided by three double-play grounders, lowering his ERA to 2.71. The...

Ramírez, Kwan homer as AL Central-leading Guardians beat Blue Jays 6-3 to go 22 games over .500

Jun. 22, 2024 19:40 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — José Ramírez and Bo Naylor hit two-run homers and Steven Kwan added a solo shot while pushing his average back near .400, leading the Cleveland Guardians to a 6-3 win over the Toronto Blue Jays on Saturday. All three homers came off José Berríos (6-6) as the AL...

Jared Jones strikes out 8, Oneil Cruz hits the ball into the Allegheny as Pirates edge Rays 4-3

Jun. 22, 2024 19:38 PM EDT

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Jared Jones struck out eight, Oneil Cruz homered into the Allegheny River and the Pittsburgh Pirates beat the Tampa Bay Rays 4-3 on Saturday. Jones (5-6) overcame some early control issues to allow two runs over seven solid innings to bounce back from a pair of...

Wheeler gets 9th win, Harper among 3 homers as Phillies rout Diamondbacks 12-1

Jun. 22, 2024 19:37 PM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Zack Wheeler allowed one run and two hits in seven innings while Bryce Harper, Alec Bohm, Nick Castellanos and David Dahl homered as the Philadelphia Phillies cruised to a 12-1 win over the Arizona Diamondbacks on Saturday. At 50-26, the Phillies became the...

Braves' turnaround coincides with arrival of 'Snitbear' in the dugout

Jun. 22, 2024 19:34 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The Atlanta Braves have a new furry friend in the dugout to coincide with their turnaround. “Snitbear” has become a regular presence on the Braves’ bench since being given to slugger Marcell Ozuna by manager Brian Snitker. The cuddly, brown stuffed animal has...

Tatis, Profar and Campusano are all out of the Padres' lineup due to injuries

Jun. 22, 2024 19:18 PM EDT

SAN DIEGO (AP) — The San Diego Padres were without star right fielder Fernando Tatis Jr., left fielder Jurickson Profar and catcher Luis Campusano for their game Saturday against the NL Central-leading Milwaukee Brewers. Shortly before first pitch, Campusano was placed on the...