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  • American League

    East Division W L Pct GB Baltimore 41 36 .532 — Tampa Bay 42 37 .532 — New York 41 37 .526 ½ Toronto 41 38 .519 1 Boston 36 43 .456 6 Central Division…

  • National League

    East Division W L Pct GB Washington 43 34 .558 — New York 40 38 .513 3½ Atlanta 36 41 .468 7 Miami 32 46 .410 11½ Philadelphia 27 52 .342 17 Central Division W…

  • Bassitt makes emergency start for A’s in 2-1 loss to Rockies

    OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Chris Bassitt was in Nashville early Tuesday morning when he learned he was going to pitch on short rest in Oakland that night. Hours later, he was on his way up…

  • Hernandez struggles in 10th, D-backs lose 6-4 to Dodgers

    PHOENIX (AP) — David Hernandez’s arm feels fine. It’s location he’s having a problem with in his return from Tommy John surgery. Hernandez gave up a leadoff homer to Howie Kendrick in the 10th inning…

  • Grandal’s 4 RBIs lift Dodgers to 6-4 win over D-backs in 10

    PHOENIX (AP) — Yasmani Grandal heard all the negative comments after he arrived in Los Angeles — about his recovery from knee surgery, his ability to handle the pressure of playing for the Dodgers, being…

  • Struggling Padres 1-hit by Mariners rookie Mike Montgomery

    SAN DIEGO (AP) — The San Diego Padres are 5-9 since they fired manager Bud Black on June 15. A low point came Tuesday night when they were held to one hit by Seattle Mariners…

  • De La Rosa pitches Rockies to 2-1 win over Athletics

    OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — After 21 years in the majors, Colorado reliever LaTroy Hawkins isn’t trying to trick anyone with pitch sequences. The 42-year-old doesn’t have to worry about deception when he’s still able to…

  • M’s rookie Montgomery 1-hits Padres for 2nd straight shutout

    SAN DIEGO (AP) — Rookie left-hander Mike Montgomery never threw a shutout in 168 starts during eight minor league seasons. Now he’s got two straight after just six big league starts, putting him in some…

  • Pujols homers, Heaney deals in Angels’ 2-1 win over Yankees

    ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Andrew Heaney’s first major league victory was the stuff of baseball storybooks. He struck out Alex Rodriguez while shutting down the New York Yankees, and he got a homer from Albert…

  • Ruiz calls time, Phils can’t recover in 4-3 loss to Brewers

    PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Looking back now, the Philadelphia Phillies probably would have been better off if catcher Carlos Ruiz never said a word. Ruiz asked for time and nullified what appeared to be a crucial…

  • Tigers fall 5-4 in 14 innings to Pirates

    DETROIT (AP) — After losing their first 30 games this season when they trailed after seven innings, the Detroit Tigers finally rallied for a win Sunday against the Chicago White Sox. On Tuesday night, they…

  • Right-leaning McCain comes up short in foul ball bid

    PHOENIX (AP) — The ball from the left and John McCain leaned to the right. Not much surprise from the Republican senator from Arizona. An avid Arizona Diamondbacks fan, McCain was taking in a game…

  • Lynn keeps Cardinals close in 11-inning loss to White Sox

    ST. LOUIS (AP) — The only damage against Lance Lynn came on a single that deflected off second base. The St. Louis Cardinals right-hander didn’t threaten double-digit strikeouts, but he did just fine going up…

  • Arizona League

    Central Division W L Pct. GB Dodgers 5 4 .556 1 Indians 5 4 .556 1 Brewers 4 5 .444 2 White Sox 4 5 .444 2 Reds 4 5 .444 2 East Division W…

  • Arizona League

    Central Division W L Pct. GB Dodgers 5 4 .556 1 White Sox 4 4 .500 1½ Indians 4 4 .500 1½ Brewers 4 5 .444 2 Reds 4 5 .444 2 East Division W…