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Dodgers' Dan Haren hit hard in 8-2 loss to Cubs
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LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Dan Haren drove to the ballpark believing it was going to be a good night....

Minor struggles again in Braves' 10-1 loss to Pads
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SAN DIEGO (AP) -- Mike Minor has had poor outings in three of his last four starts for the Atlanta Braves, meaning there's a good chance manager Fredi Gonzalez could pull him from the rotation....

Arizona loses, Goldschmidt hurt when hit by pitch
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PHOENIX (AP) -- Blowing a lead is one thing, losing Paul Goldschmidt would be quite another for the Arizona Diamondbacks....

Pirates erupt in final 2 innings, beat Arizona 9-4
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PHOENIX (AP) -- Josh Harrison tripled, doubled and scored twice and the Pittsburgh Pirates erupted in the final two innings to beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 9-4 on Friday night....

Cubs beat Dodgers 8-2, ending LA's streak at 6
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LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Kyle Hendricks scattered four hits over seven innings, Starlin Castro had three hits and scored three runs, and the Chicago Cubs beat Los Angeles 8-2 on Friday night, snapping the Dodgers' six-game winning streak....

Royals steady pitching helps lead them by A's 1-0
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OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) -- Ned Yost's Kansas City Royals did just enough to beat one of Oakland's best pitchers....

Raul Ibanez homers to carry Royals past A's 1-0
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OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) -- Sonny Gray has been so good over the past two months the Oakland Athletics haven't needed to score runs in bunches....

Medica has 5 hits, 2 homers in Padres' 10-1 win
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SAN DIEGO (AP) -- Rookie Tommy Medica had a career-high five hits, including two two-run home runs, and left-hander Eric Stults and three relievers combined on a four-hitter as the San Diego Padres beat the Atlanta Braves 10-1 on Friday night....

Twins can't stop Abreu, lose 10-8 to White Sox
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CHICAGO (AP) -- The Minnesota Twins did all they could to hand Chris Sale a rare loss. The problem was they had no answer for Jose Abreu....

Matheny hot after Cardinals lose 7-4 to Brewers
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ST. LOUIS (AP) -- Missing the last three innings wasn't nearly enough time for Mike Matheny to cool down....