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Shields unhappy after Padres' 8-4 loss to Dodgers
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SAN DIEGO (AP) -- James Shields didn't want to sound like he was complaining, but he wasn't pleased....

A's blow early lead in 11-8 loss to Mariners
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OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) -- Bob Melvin's postgame press conferences are getting shorter and shorter as the end of the season draws closer....

Rangers ripped again by CJ Cron in 5-2 loss to LA Angels
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ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) -- C.J. Cron's latest monster game against Texas might have had the Rangers thinking they traded for the wrong streaky Angels slugger earlier this season....

Morrison, Seager help Mariners outslug A's, 11-8
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OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) -- Logan Morrison had three hits, including a two-run double as part of Seattle's six-run third inning, and the Mariners held off the Oakland Athletics 11-8 on Friday night....

Dodgers hit 5 HRs in 8-4 win over Padres
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SAN DIEGO (AP) -- Justin Ruggiano and Adrian Gonzalez hit two-run homers and Chase Utley added a solo blast in a five-run sixth inning as the Los Angeles Dodgers hit five homers in an 8-4 win over the San Diego Padres on Friday night....

Martinez not helped by extra rest, Cardinals lose to Pirates
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ST. LOUIS (AP) -- Carlos Martinez got some extra rest between starts to rest a tight back. It didn't help....

CJ Cron's 5 RBIs lead desperate LA Angels past Texas, 5-2
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ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) -- C.J. Cron tripled, doubled, singled and drove in five runs, carrying the Los Angeles Angels to a 5-2 victory over the Texas Rangers on Friday night....

Braves lose lead in 9th, fall to Nationals 5-2 in 10 innings
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WASHINGTON (AP) -- Having experienced a rout and a heartbreaker, Braves manager Fredi Gonzalez preferred the latter....

McHugh, Conger lead Houston to 8-0 win over Twins
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HOUSTON (AP) -- Mike Pelfrey had allowed only seven home runs this season and not one in his last seven starts entering Friday night's game against the Houston Astros....

Prado's RBI double in 11th gives Marlins 6-5 win over Mets
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MIAMI (AP) -- Martin Prado had his first five-hit game Friday night, and his final hit gave the Miami Marlins an extra-inning victory....



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