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Jeter going out his way, to sound of Sinatra

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NEW YORK (AP) -- Derek Jeter is going out his way....

Royals, Tigers ready for pivotal AL Central series

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) -- Alcides Escobar stood in front of his locker after hitting a home run that helped boost the Royals to a victory over the White Sox, and glanced at a TV screen hanging to his left....

Mariners get 1 hit, lose 5-0 to West champ Angels

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ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) -- The Seattle Mariners were powerless to stop the Los Angeles Angels from clinching a playoff spot and the AL West title over the past three days....

Angels beat Mariners 5-0, win AL West title

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ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) -- The Los Angeles Angels spent an hour after their shutout victory over Seattle waiting in the clubhouse, their eyes glued to televisions while the Oakland Athletics blew a ninth-inning lead....

Rangers rally in 9th to beat A's 6-1

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OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) -- Long out of playoff contention, the Texas Rangers are relishing the opportunity to have an impact on the postseason chase in late September....

Hamels lift Phillies to 5-2 win over Padres
SAN DIEGO (AP) -- The Padres' Eric Stults joined the Phillies' A.J. Burnett with a distinction that neither of them want: leading the majors in losses....

Doolittle blows save, A's lose 6-1 to Rangers

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OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) -- Sean Doolittle allowed a three-run homer to J.P. Arencibia during a six-run ninth inning, and the Oakland Athletics lost 6-1 to the last-place Texas Rangers on Wednesday night....

Gibson rebounds, Twins beat Price and Tigers 8-4

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MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- After watching Kyle Gibson allow four runs and seven baserunners in the first two innings, Minnesota manager Ron Gardenhire said catcher Kurt Suzuki approached him in the dugout....

Hamels dominates Padres again in Phillies 5-2 win

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SAN DIEGO (AP) -- Cole Hamels dominated San Diego again as the Philadelphia Phillies beat the Padres 5-2 on Wednesday night, ending a three-game losing skid....

Castillo steady but Red Sox fall to Pirates 9-1

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PITTSBURGH (AP) -- Rusney Castillo drilled a sharp grounder to second base and took off. Three seconds later the future of the Boston Red Sox was standing on first base....






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