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Tigers edge sloppy Angels 2-1

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DETROIT (AP) -- Rick Porcello pitched seven sharp innings, and the Detroit Tigers took advantage of four Los Angeles errors in a 2-1 victory over the Angels on Sunday....

Marlins score 2 in 8th to sweep Mariners

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MIAMI (AP) -- Adeiny Hechavarria hit a go-ahead sacrifice fly in the eighth inning after an instant replay went in Miami's favor and the Marlins beat the Seattle Mariners 3-2 to complete a three-game sweep....

Murphy delivers for Indians in 6-4 win

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CLEVELAND (AP) -- David Murphy hit a three-run double in the sixth inning and John Axford worked out of bases-loaded jam in the ninth, lifting the Cleveland Indians to a 6-4 win over the Toronto Blue Jays on Sunday to avoid a series sweep....

Gomez, Snider ejected after Brewer-Pirates brawl

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PITTSBURGH (AP) -- Milwaukee Brewers center fielder Carlos Gomez and Pittsburgh Pirates outfielder Travis Snider were ejected Sunday after a shouting match quickly escalated into a full-scale brawl....

Harper back in Nationals lineup

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WASHINGTON (AP) -- Bryce Harper will start Sunday in for the Nationals a day after he was replaced in the sixth inning for lack of hustle....

Mets can't challenge, rally falls short vs. Braves

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NEW YORK (AP) -- After further review, there was nothing the New York Mets could do about the costly call that went against them....

D-Backs' Bolsinger beaten by Dodgers in start

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LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Mike Bolsinger got out of the first inning on five pitches and three ground balls in his first big league start. Then he struck out four of his next five batters and was sailing along until the Los Angeles Dodgers figured him out the second time through the lineup....

Ethier's HR propels Dodgers over Diamondbacks

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LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Dan Haren didn't let a little thing like a four-run inning discourage him. He had plenty of confidence in his teammates' ability to get him some runs, and they didn't disappoint him against a pitcher they'd never seen before....

Bochy calls off Sunday BP after 3-1 loss to Padres

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SAN DIEGO (AP) -- The San Francisco Giants are scuffling to the point that manager Bruce Bochy doesn't want them to swing before Sunday's series finale against San Diego....

Eaton leaves White Sox' 6-3 loss to Rangers

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ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) -- Chicago White Sox leadoff hitter Adam Eaton is going to get a few days off to rest a nagging injury....