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Mariners fire general manager Jack Zduriencik
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SEATTLE (AP) -- The Seattle Mariners fired general manager Jack Zduriencik on Friday after seven disappointing seasons during which the club failed to end its playoff drought....

Woman hit by foul ball behind home plate sues Red Sox owner
BOSTON (AP) -- A fan struck by a foul ball that went behind home plate last year during a Boston Red Sox game at Fenway Park has sued the team's principal owner....

LEADING OFF: Orioles CF Jones gets checked, Kershaw starts
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A look at what's happening all around the major leagues today:...

Diamondbacks come up short in 8th, fall 5-3 to Cardinals
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PHOENIX (AP) -- Just when the Arizona Diamondbacks had played themselves back into some degree of contention in the NL West, the St. Louis Cardinals arrived in town and grounded that momentum to a halt....

Moss, Cruz hit HRs to lead Cardinals past D-backs 5-3
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PHOENIX (AP) -- Brandon Moss hit his first home run with St. Louis and Tony Cruz hit his first of the season, leading the Cardinals to a 5-3 win over the Arizona Diamondbacks on Thursday night to complete a four-game sweep....

Baseball Capsules
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Daniel Murphy hit a go-ahead double in the 13th inning after making a spectacular defensive play to end the 10th, leading the New York Mets over Philadelphia for their seventh straight win....

Phillies lose to Mets 9-5 in 13 innings for 4-game sweep
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PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- The Philadelphia Phillies are thrilled the New York Mets are leaving town....

Melvin Upton Jr. throws out 2 and triples, Nats lose 4-2
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WASHINGTON (AP) -- Melvin Upton Jr. gave the Padres help on both offense and defense Thursday night. It just was not enough to get San Diego a win....

Elias, Mariners fall short against White Sox
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CHICAGO (AP) -- The Seattle Mariners had their chances against Carlos Rodon and the Chicago White Sox. They just couldn't convert....

Texas, Mexico get 2nd chances in LLWS title games
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SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (AP) -- The title round at the Little League World Series is flush with second chances....