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Bruce homers twice to power Reds past Giants, 7-5
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SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- With the trade deadline less than a week away, Jay Bruce isn't sure how much longer he'll be in Cincinnati....

LEADING OFF: Chapman joins Cubs; Mets and Cards play 2
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A look at what's happening all around the majors today:...

Beltre hits 2nd homer in 9th, rallies Rangers past A's 7-6
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ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) -- Adrian Beltre got the fastball he wanted....

White Sox beat Cubs 5-4 on Saladino's single
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CHICAGO (AP) -- Tyler Saladino held out his arms as the Chicago White Sox poured out of the dugout to mob him near second base....

Cubs get closer Aroldis Chapman in trade with Yankees
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CHICAGO (AP) -- Before the Chicago Cubs completed a trade for Aroldis Chapman, owner Tom Ricketts and president of baseball operations Theo Epstein decided they had to hear from the closer himself about a domestic violence allegation in the offseason....

Romine, Pineda, new-look bullpen lead Yanks past Astros 2-1
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HOUSTON (AP) -- Austin Romine hit a tiebreaking double in the eighth inning to make a winner of Michael Pineda, and the New York Yankees' bullpen did just fine Monday night without star closer Aroldis Chapman in a 2-1 victory over the Houston Astros....

Pujols drives in 4, Angels beat Royals 6-2
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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) -- Albert Pujols drove in four runs, Hector Santiago won his fifth consecutive start and the Los Angeles Angels beat the Kansas City Royals 6-2 on Monday night....

Hellickson dominates Marlins again in Phillies' 4-0 win
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MIAMI (AP) -- Jeremy Hellickson is making himself an attractive target for shopping contenders - and one in particular - as the Aug. 1 deadline approaches....

Jones carries Orioles to 3-2 win over Rockies in 10 innings
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BALTIMORE (AP) -- Adam Jones and the Baltimore Orioles found yet another way to win, this time in extra innings on a grounder to the pitcher....

Brewers hit 4 HRs, spoil Shipley's debut in win over D-backs
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MILWAUKEE (AP) -- Martin Maldonado hit a three-run homer and the Milwaukee Brewers went deep four times Monday night, spoiling the major league debut of Arizona pitching prospect Braden Shipley in a 7-2 victory over the Diamondbacks....