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Jays' miscues lead to Gordon run in 10th, Twins win 6-5

Aug. 06, 2022 00:49 AM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Nick Gordon hit a three-run homer and scored in the 10th inning for Minnesota after a pair of miscues by Toronto catcher Danny Jansen, giving the Twins a 6-5 win over the Blue Jays on Friday night. Gordon, who had three hits in the game, was the automatic runner...

As Vin Scully's death announced, Dodgers beat Giants 9-5

Aug. 03, 2022 02:12 AM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — In a game played as Vin Scully's death was announced by the Dodgers, Los Angeles beat the San Francisco Giants 9-5 on Tuesday night behind Mookie Betts' 24th home run and three RBIs. The Giants played a tribute on their video board after the final out at Oracle...

Royals send Whit Merrifield to Blue Jays for 2 players

Aug. 02, 2022 20:22 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Whit Merrifield said last month he might be willing to get vaccinated against COVID-19 if it meant playing for a team in contention, even though he had refused to get the shot while playing for the last-place Kansas City Royals. He'll have to make that...

Nats beat NL West-leading Dodgers for 2nd straight night

Jul. 27, 2022 02:57 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Luis Garcia hit a two-run homer in the eighth inning and the last-place Washington Nationals rallied past the Los Angeles Dodgers 8-3 Tuesday night for their second straight win against the NL West leaders. Garcia’s shot into the right-field seats with two outs...

Future Dodger? Juan Soto, lowly Nats cool off LA in 4-1 win

Jul. 26, 2022 02:20 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Los Angeles Dodgers fans made their feelings known as Juan Soto stepped into the batter's box, just in case the Washington Nationals star didn't get their message at the All-Star Game. “Future Dodger!” the crowd of 48,647 chanted. They heartily applauded Soto...

Dodgers recover, beat Giants 9-6 on Betts' 3-run HR in 8th

Jul. 22, 2022 02:51 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Mookie Betts broke an eighth-inning tie with a three-run homer and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the San Francisco Giants 9-6 on Thursday night after blowing a five-run lead in the seventh. Freddie Freeman homered early and the NL West leaders won their fifth in a...

Pujols, Gorman home runs power St. Louis past Dodgers 7-6

Jul. 13, 2022 00:33 AM EDT

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Albert Pujols and rookie Nolan Gorman hit solo home runs and the St. Louis Cardinals ended Los Angeles’ seven-game winning streak, beating the Dodgers 7-6 Tuesday night. “We had a lot of guys contributing,” St. Louis manager Oliver Marmol said. “A lot of...

LEADING OFF: Sale rejoins Red Sox, Realmuto misses Jays trip

Jul. 12, 2022 02:26 AM EDT

A look at what's happening around the majors today: ___ TIME FOR A SALE Red Sox lefty Chris Sale is set to make his season debut when he starts against Tampa Bay at Tropicana Field. Sale has been out with a fracture in his right rib cage....

Mikolas, Pujols lead Cardinals over Phillies 6-1

Jul. 11, 2022 23:00 PM EDT

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Miles Mikolas pitched effectively into the eighth inning, Albert Pujols passed Stan Musial on the career extra-base hits list, and Corey Dickerson and Lars Nootbar homered as the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Philadelphia Phillies 6-1 Monday night. The teams split...

LEADING OFF: Sale rejoins Red Sox, Realmuto misses Jays trip

Jul. 11, 2022 22:30 PM EDT

A look at what's happening around the majors on Tuesday: ___ TIME FOR A SALE Red Sox lefty Chris Sale is set to make his season debut when he starts against Tampa Bay at Tropicana Field. Sale has been out with a fracture in his right rib...