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Reds lose their 9th in a row, 5-4 to Rockies
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CINCINNATI (AP) -- The Reds haven't lost so many games in a row since Jack McKeon was in charge. And that was six managers ago....

Roark, Ramos lead Nationals past Cubs 2-1
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CHICAGO (AP) -- Wilson Ramos hit a tiebreaking homer in the sixth, Tanner Roark pitched five effective innings and the Washington Nationals beat the Chicago Cubs 2-1 on Monday....

Nolasco, Plouffe help Twins stay hot in 7-2 win over Red Sox
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MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- Ricky Nolasco struck out five in 7 2-3 innings and Trevor Plouffe hit a three-run homer to lead the surging Minnesota Twins to a 7-2 victory over the Boston Red Sox on Monday....

Gardner, Yankees rough up Guthrie, Royals 14-1
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NEW YORK (AP) -- Brett Gardner, Brian McCann and Chase Headley homered during an eight-run first inning and the New York Yankees quickly erased the memory of a lost weekend, romping past the AL Central-leading Kansas City Royals 14-1 Monday to end a six-game skid....

Long road back: Rangers' Josh Hamilton makes season debut
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CLEVELAND (AP) -- Back on a big league field, Josh Hamilton struck out on four pitches in the first inning Monday....

Flores, Colon lead Mets over Phillies 6-3
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NEW YORK (AP) -- Wilmer Flores hit a tiebreaking three-run homer off Justin De Fratus in the sixth inning to help Bartolo Colon win a day after the pitcher's 42nd birthday, and the New York Mets beat the Philadelphia Phillies 6-3 Monday to stop a three-game losing streak....

Reds lost 9th straight, Arenado leads Rockies to 5-4 win
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CINCINNATI (AP) -- The Cincinnati Reds lost their ninth straight game Monday as Nolan Arenado homered, had three hits and drove in the tiebreaking run with a sacrifice fly in the ninth inning off Aroldis Chapman that gave the Colorado Rockies a 5-4 victory....

Orioles beat Astros 4-3, hand Keuchel 1st loss
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BALTIMORE (AP) -- Caleb Joseph and Steve Pearce hit two-run homers off Dallas Keuchel, and the Baltimore Orioles dealt the left-hander his first loss in a 4-3 victory over the Houston Astros on Monday....

Orioles pitcher Brian Matusz suspended 8 games, appeals
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BALTIMORE (AP) -- Orioles left-hander Brian Matusz was suspended for eight games by Major League Baseball on Monday for having a foreign substance on his arm during a game in Miami....

LEADING OFF: Hamilton back, Navy vet highlights Memorial Day
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A look at what's happening all around the major leagues today:...