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  • Angels drop 2nd game after clinch, 12-3 to Texas

    Updated: 9 hr ago

    ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Although the Los Angeles Angels' figurative hangover from their division-clinching party stretched into a second game, manager Mike Scioscia is confident they will shake it off well before October. Ryan Rua had four hits, Jake Smolinski homered, and the Texas...

  • Padres' Despaigne dominates Giants again, 5-0

    Updated: 9 hr ago

    SAN DIEGO (AP) — Padres rookie Odrisamer Despaigne showed nice poise in dominating the San Francisco Giants for the third time this season. The Cuban defector combined with three relievers on a three-hitter to lead San Diego to a 5-0 victory against the Giants on Friday night. The...

  • Rangers win 7th straight, rout AL-best Angels 12-3

    Updated: 9 hr ago

    ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — While the Los Angeles Angels spend this weekend preparing for October, the Rangers are already thinking ahead to 2015. Late in a lost season, Texas interim manager Tim Bogar is thrilled to see his players getting good work done for the future. Ryan Rua had four...

  • Hudson roughed up again in 5-0 Giants loss

    Updated: 10 hr ago

    SAN DIEGO (AP) — Tim Hudson had another rough start, costing the San Francisco Giants ground in the playoff chase and raising some big questions considering that his next scheduled start is against Clayton Kershaw and the Los Angeles Dodgers. Hudson allowed four runs in the first...

  • Kershaw gets 20th win as Dodgers pound Cubs 14-5

    Updated: 10 hr ago

    CHICAGO (AP) — Clayton Kershaw had his usual velocity, and that was about it. The rest of his considerable repertoire appeared in brief flashes during one of the shortest outings of his brilliant year. A.J. Ellis and company took care of the rest. Kershaw became the majors' first...

  • 4 homers propel Mariners over Astros 10-5

    Updated: 10 hr ago

    HOUSTON (AP) — Two costly errors led to a seven-run inning that doomed the Houston Astros on Friday night. In the 10-5 loss to the Seattle Mariners, the Astros allowed the first two batters of the fourth inning to reach base on infield errors, and things went downhill from there. The...

  • Plouffe lifts Twins past Indians in 10th

    Updated: 11 hr ago

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Trevor Plouffe and the Minnesota Twins played spoiler — at the Cleveland Indians' expense. Plouffe singled in Danny Santana in the 10th inning to give the Twins a 5-4, comeback victory Friday night, further damaging the Indians' already slim playoff hopes. "It's...

  • Bour hits first homer in Marlins' loss to Nats

    Updated: 11 hr ago

    MIAMI (AP) — Justin Bour was happy that he hit his first major league home run. He would have preferred that it came during a win. The Miami Marlins first baseman had a solo homer into the upper deck in right-center field and drove in two runs in a 3-2 loss to the Washington Nationals...

  • Reds lose another close one, fall 2-1 to Cardinals

    Updated: 11 hr ago

    ST. LOUIS (AP) — There was no attempt by Cincinnati Reds manager Bryan Price to sugarcoat the situation. The latest loss felt all too familiar. "It sounds like the same old story," Price said after Cincinnati was beaten 2-1 by the NL Central-leading St. Louis Cardinals on Friday...

  • Royals' Vargas pounded by Tigers in 10-1 loss

    Updated: 11 hr ago

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — In Jason Vargas's opinion, the job of the starting pitcher is to set the right tone. He helped do that Friday night. He just did it for the wrong team. The Royals left-hander was pounded by the Tigers before getting yanked in the fourth inning, and his...

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