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  • Zimmermann's no-hitter for Nats ends on great grab

    Updated: Sun, Sep 28, 2014

    WASHINGTON (AP) — One out away from pitching the Washington Nationals' first no-hitter, Jordan Zimmermann watched his 104th pitch on a crisp, clear Sunday afternoon get smacked toward deep left-center. Zimmermann leaned his head back and winced. His first thought: "Double. No-doubt...

  • Twins fall 3-0 to division champion Tigers

    Updated: Sun, Sep 28, 2014

    DETROIT (AP) — Another 90-loss season for the Minnesota Twins has left the status of manager Ron Gardenhire and his coaching staff in question. The Twins finished Sunday with a 3-0 defeat at Detroit and fell to 70-92 as the Tigers clinched their fourth straight American League Central...

  • Royals rally for 6-4 victory over White Sox

    Updated: Sun, Sep 28, 2014

    CHICAGO (AP) — Moments after Detroit secured the AL Central title, Kansas City manager Ned Yost started pulling some of his regulars from the lineup. It was finally time to start preparing for the playoffs. Kansas City's chance for a division crown was erased by Detroit's victory on...

  • Tigers win AL Central with 3-0 victory over Twins

    Updated: Sun, Sep 28, 2014

    DETROIT (AP) — In an AL Central race that went down to the last day, Detroit's extra ace made the final difference. David Price pitched the Tigers to their fourth straight division title with the type of performance they acquired him for, taking a shutout into the eighth inning of a...

  • Dodgers beat Rockies 10-5 for 5th straight win

    The Associated Press
    Updated: Sun, Sep 28, 2014

    LOS ANGELES — Adrian Gonzalez hit a three-run homer to finish with a major league-leading 116 RBIs, Matt Kemp added a two-run shot and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Colorado Rockies 10-5 Sunday for their fifth straight victory heading into postseason play. The Dodgers' 94 wins...

  • Bonifacio, Braves beat Phillies 2-1

    Updated: Sun, Sep 28, 2014

    PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Fredi Gonzalez was tossing and turning in his hotel room Saturday night. With starter Alex Wood sidelined with a forearm injury, the Atlanta Braves manager was worried about the pitching for the final game of the regular season. "I only got about four hours sleep...

  • Rays end disappointing season with 7-2 loss

    Updated: Sun, Sep 28, 2014

    CLEVELAND (AP) — A year ago around this time, the Tampa Bay Rays stopped at Progressive Field, won a wild-card game and kept on the road in the AL playoffs. On Sunday, they packed up and went home. Considered a World Series favorite when training camp opened, Tampa Bay ended its...

  • Red Sox lose Jeter's farewell 9-5

    Updated: Sun, Sep 28, 2014

    BOSTON (AP) — One year after celebrating a World Series championship on the Fenway field, the Boston Red Sox were merely extras in the Derek Jeter farewell tour. With the last-place Red Sox long-since eliminated — and the Yankees out of the playoff picture, too — Jeter picked up an...

  • Rizzo homers, Cubs finish by beating Brewers 5-2

    Updated: Sun, Sep 28, 2014

    MILWAUKEE (AP) — Anthony Rizzo had a two-run homer among his three hits, and the young Chicago Cubs finished 2014 on a high note with a 5-2 victory Sunday over the Milwaukee Brewers. Rizzo went deep to center off Mike Fiers (6-5) in the first. He jogged home to score from third in a...

  • Indians top Rays 7-2 to end rough season

    Updated: Sun, Sep 28, 2014

    CLEVELAND (AP) — As Michael Brantley headed toward the clubhouse door and offseason carrying his belongings in a blue duffel bag, Cleveland's All-Star outfielder didn't look up at a TV showing Detroit's champagne-soaked celebration of another AL Central title. This wasn't the way...

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