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May 06, 2018 - 6:22 pm
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Chris Sale struck out 12, J.D. Martinez homered again and the Boston Red Sox beat the Texas Rangers 6-1 Sunday to maintain their AL East lead heading into a highly anticipated showdown at Yankee Stadium. The Red Sox hold a major league-best 25-9 record and a one-game lead...
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May 06, 2018 - 6:17 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Gleyber Torres became the youngest Yankees player to hit a walkoff homer, a three-run shot in the ninth inning that gave New York a 7-4 win over the Cleveland Indians on Sunday for its 15th victory in 16 games. At 21 years and 144 days, bettered Mickey Mantle, who was 21 years and...
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May 05, 2018 - 5:52 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Sonny Gray has learned to just say yes when he sees Austin Romine behind the plate. Gray made his second straight strong start and won for the first time in a month, boosting the New York Yankees over the Cleveland Indians 5-2 Saturday for their 14th win in 15 games. "I trust that...
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May 04, 2018 - 11:24 pm
By STEPHEN HAWKINS AP Sports Writer ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) _ Mookie Betts hit his MLB-best 13th homer and Rick Porcello struck out eight in six innings while matching the AL lead with his fifth victory to help the Boston Red Sox beat the Texas Rangers 5-1 on Friday night. Rafael Devers hit two of...
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May 04, 2018 - 11:17 pm
Rookie Miguel Andujar flared an RBI single with two outs in the ninth inning and the New York Yankees, after blowing two late leads, beat the Cleveland Indians 7-6 Friday night for their 13th win in 14 games.
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May 04, 2018 - 11:10 pm
Charlie Blackmon homered as Colorado raced to a big early lead, and the Rockies hung on to beat the New York Mets 8-7 on Friday night for their third straight win.
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Texas Rangers right fielder Nomar Mazara (30) hits a home run in the fourth inning against the Boston Red Sox at Globe Life Park in Arlington. Tim Heitman-USA TODAY Sports
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May 04, 2018 - 1:27 am
By STEPHEN HAWKINS AP Sports Writer ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Nomar Mazara is cleaning up nicely for the Texas Rangers in the lineup spot usually occupied by Adrian Beltre, baseball's active career hits leader. Mazara drove in five runs while homering in his third straight game and the Rangers beat...
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AP
May 03, 2018 - 7:16 pm
Aroldis Chapman struck out AL MVP Jose Altuve on three straight 101 mph fastballs with two on to end the game, and the New York Yankees got a key hit from rookie Gleyber Torres during a three-run rally in the ninth inning to seesaw past the Houston Astros 6-5 Thursday.
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May 03, 2018 - 4:42 pm
Julio Teheran took a no-hit bid into the seventh inning, 20-year-old Ronald Acuna Jr. hit his second big league home run and Atlanta routed the New York Mets 11-0 Thursday to complete a three-game sweep that vaulted the young Braves into the NL East lead.
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