Shift works but Dodgers lose 3-2 to Padres

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SAN DIEGO (AP) -- A four-man shift by the Los Angeles Dodgers worked against San Diego Padres left-handed hitter Seth Smith....

Brewers' Peralta hit hard by Giants in 13-2 loss

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SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- With the pennant race heating up in the NL Central, Milwaukee pitcher Wily Peralta has suddenly cooled off....

Angels beat A's 4-0 behind Weaver, up AL West edge

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ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) -- Jered Weaver and Jon Lester both made their big league debuts in 2006. Both have pitched a no-hitter, both are three-time All-Stars....

A's fall back in AL West, blanked by Angels

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ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) -- Injuries are quickly catching up to the Oakland Athletics. As a result, they have to start playing catch-up with the Los Angeles Angels....

Grandal, Padres beat Dodgers 3-2 in 12

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SAN DIEGO (AP) -- Yasmani Grandal singled in the winning run with two outs in the 12th inning and the San Diego Padres beat the NL West-leading Los Angeles Dodgers 3-2 Friday night....

Posey goes 5 for 5 in 6 innings, Giants rout Brews

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SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- The way Buster Posey was swinging, manager Bruce Bochy figures he had at least one more hit in him....

Relievers cost Rockies in 5-2 loss to Arizona

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PHOENIX (AP) -- Adam Ottavino gave up the costly grand slam in Colorado's 5-2 loss to the Arizona Diamondbacks on Friday night. Rex Brothers took the blame....

Nationals use long ball to beat Mariners 8-3

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SEATTLE (AP) -- Felix Hernandez insists he's perfectly fine, even if the results have taken a drastic turn over his past three starts....

Royals' offense falters in 6-1 loss to Indians

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) -- The Kansas City Royals didn't have much trouble getting runners on base. They just had a tough time scoring runs....

Sloppy White Sox lose 7-1 to Verlander, Tigers

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CHICAGO (AP) -- Before Friday night's game, Chicago White Sox manager Robin Ventura raved about Jose Abreu's improvement at first base....