NEW YORK YANKEES (46-42) 4
BOSTON RED SOX (51-40) 1 in 16
BOSTON, MA– Didi Gregorius provided the game-winning single in the top of the 16th in the Yankees 20th road win of the season. Luis Severino fanned six in seven innings, surrendering one run on four hits and two walks for the Yankees. Chris Sale punched out 13 for the Red Sox, letting up three hits and two walks in seven-and-two-thirds innings.
TORONTO BLUE JAYS (42-48) 1
DETROIT TIGERS (40-49) 11
DETROIT, MI– JD Martinez went 3-for-5 with five RBI for the Tigers, who are 4-6 in their last 10 games. Michael Fulmer threw eight innings, allowing one run on two hits and one walk with three strikeouts.
CHICAGO CUBS (45-45) 10
BALTIMORE ORIOLES (42-48) 3
BALTIMORE, MD– Jason Heyward knocked in three runs on two hits for the Cubs, who have won back-to-back games. Jake Arrieta allowed two runs (one earned), four hits and three walks, punching out three in six-and-two-thirds innings. Caleb Joseph plated two runs for the Orioles.
ST. LOUIS CARDINALS (44-46) 4
PITTSBURGH PIRATES (43-48) 0
PITTSBURGH, PA– Lance Lynn shut out the Pirates over six-and-one-third innings, giving up eight runs and striking out three. Jameson Taillion surrendered four runs on eight hits, adding five strikeouts.
SEATTLE MARINERS (45-47) 4
CHICAGO WHITE SOX (38-51) 3
CHICAGO, IL– Nelson Cruz provided a two-run home run in the Mariners third straight win. Felix Hernandez gave up three runs (one earned) on six hits, striking out five in five innings. Melky Cabrera went 4-for-5 with two RBI for the White Sox. Mike Pelfrey pitched four-and-two-thirds innings, surrendering two runs (one earned) with four hits and one walk, fanning two.
PHILADELPHIA PHILLIES (29-60) 2
MILWAUKEE BREWERS (52-41) 3
MILWAUKEE, WI– Jimmy Nelson fanned nine batters in six-and-two-thirds innings, giving up two runs, three hits and two walks in the Brewers third straight win. Aaron Nola let up two runs on seven hits and two walks, striking out seven.
ARIZONA DIAMONDBACKS (53-38) 5
ATLANTA BRAVES (44-45) 8
CUMBERLAND, GA– Lane Adams helped the Braves to a second straight win with three RBI on a pinch-hit double. Mike Foltynewicz allowed three runs on eight hits and three walks with six strikeouts for the Braves. Paul Goldschmidt knocked in two runs for the Diamondbacks. Patrick Corbin added six strikeouts and surrendered two runs on six hits and one walk in five innings.
WASHINGTON NATIONALS (54-36) 10
CINCINNATI REDS (39-51) 7
CINCINNATI, OH– Anthony Rendon went 3-for-3 with six RBI for the Nationals, who have won their last three. Max Scherzer tossed six scoreless innings with 10 strikeouts, allowing three hits and four walks for the Nationals. Scooter Gennett drove in four runs, including a three-run home run, for the Reds. Luis Castillo let up three runs, three hits and four walks in six innings, striking out six.
MINNESOTA TWINS (46-44) 4
HOUSTON ASTROS (61-30) 2
HOUSTON, TX– Eddie Rosario topped the Twins with two RBI on two hits, leading them to a 26th road win. Ervin Santana let up two runs on five hits and five walks, fanning three for the Twins.
COLORADO ROCKIES (52-41) 3
NEW YORK METS (41-47) 9
QUEENS, NY– Jay Bruce connected with a three-run home run in the Mets’ second consecutive win. Seth Lugo gave up three runs on seven hits and two walks with five strikeouts.
LOS ANGELES DODGERS (63-29) 7
MIAMI MARLINS (41-48) 1
MIAMI, FL– Clay Bellinger hit for the cycle, driving in three runs on four hits as the Dodgers won an eighth straight inning. Alex Wood remained undefeated after allowing three hits and one walk with four strikeouts in six scoreless innings for the Dodgers.
TEXAS RANGERS (45-45) 1
KANSAS CITY ROYALS (44-45) 0
KANSAS CITY, MO– Cole Hamels tossed seven-and-two-thirds scoreless innings, giving up four hits and one walk while striking out five in the Rangers second straight win. Danny Duffy lasted eight-and-one-third innings for the Royals, letting up one run on five hits and setting down four by strikeout.
SAN FRANCISCO GIANTS (35-57) 3
SAN DIEGO PADRES (39-51) 5
SAN DIEGO, CA– Hector Sanchez hit a walk-off, two-run home run to give the Padres six wins in the last 10 games. Jhoulys Chacin pitched six innings with three runs, six hits and four walks allowed, striking out four for the Padres. Hunter Pence brought home two runs for the Giants. Madison Baugarner returned from the disabled list, giving up three runs on four hits and two walks, setting down five by strikeout for the Giants.
CLEVELAND INDIANS (47-42) 3
OAKLAND ATHLETICS (41-50) 5
OAKLAND, CA– Khris Davis hit a two-run, walk-off home run for the A’s, handing the Indians a second straight loss. Paul Blackburn hurled six innings and allowed three runs on five hits and four walks, fanning four for the A’s. Edwin Encarnacion plated two runs for the Indians. Corey Kluber punched out 12 and gave up three runs on five hits in seven-and-one-third innings.
TAMPA BAY RAYS (49-43) 6
LOS ANGELES ANGELS (45-49) 3
ANAHEIM, CA– Logan Morrison slammed his 25th home run of the season, a two-run shot to help the Rays win a fourth straight game. Alex Cobb let up one run on six hits and three walks, setting down four by strikeout in seven-and-two-thirds innings for the Rays. Luis Valbuena led the Angels with three RBI on two hits.