A's strike first against Orioles
Billy Burns broke a scoreless tie in the 5th with an RBI single to score Eric Sogard. Oakland SP Chris Bassitt has kept Baltimore's bats in check, allowing 4 hits and striking out 6-through-6 scoreless innings. Follow live
Brewers break six-game skid
Elian Herrera's go-ahead single in the fourth inning scored Shane Peterson in Milwaukee's 4-1 win over San Diego.
Archer, Rays power past White SOx
Chris Archer struck out seven in the Rays' 11-3 win over the White Sox as eight Rays players recorded RBIs.
Tolleson takes control in Rangers win
Shawn Tolleson racked in three straight outs with a runner on third base to save the Rangers, who held on to a one-run lead throughout the final three innings, securing a 4-3 win over the Astros. Box score
Brewers snap skid vs. Padres
The Padres fell 4-1 to the Brewers to snap a six-game losing streak. Andrew Cashner finished with two ER over six for the night. Box score
Hamilton scales great heights for grab
Reds CF Billy Hamilton did his best wide receiver imitation, leaping way up in the air to rob Jason Heyward of a hit.
Mariners tack on 3 in 8th
After Nelson Cruz was intentionally walked to load the bags, Robinson Cano singled hard up the middle to score two and extend the M's lead over the Rockies to 9-4. Follow live
Goofy play leads to Franco grand slam
After Dodgers LHP Alex Wood appeared to forget how to throw a baseball -- it was called a balk -- he walked Odubel Herrera to load the bases. And then Maikel Franco's grand slam happened.
Nats end four-game slide
Wilson Ramos' 2-run single in the eighth broke a 3-3 tie, and Jonathan Papelbon stopped the Diamondbacks in the ninth to secure a 5-3 win.
Wilmer Flores, master of slides
We're not sure how the Mets 2B avoided this tag at the plate, but he made it look easy. So sneaky.
Rays punish White Sox
Tampa Bay led the entire game start-to-finish with an 11-3 win, the first three-game win streak since the All-Star break. Chicago's Chris Sale allowed 7 ERs in back-to-back starts for the first time in his career. Box score
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Cruz still homer happy at Coors
Nelson Cruz homered for the fifth straight game, upping his season total to 31. He's had 10 HRs in the past 15 games. The Mariners lead the Rockies 6-4 in the seventh. Follow live
Nationals snap four-game losing streak
The Nats squandered a 3-run lead but survived the Diamondbacks' rally in the ninth as Wilson Ramos' 2-RBI stood as the difference in the Nationals' 5-4 win in D.C. Box score
Cubs blank pirates, collect 14 hits
Starlin Castro and Anthony Rizzo both doubled twice in Chicago's 5-0 win over Pittsburgh, making a one-game dent in the NL wild card standings.
Yankees crush Red Sox 13-3 in opener
New York scored nine runs, thanks in part to two three-run homers from Brian McCann and Chris Young, Masahiro Tanaka improved to 8-4.
Baseball's rain delay shenanigans
Human bowling. Giant slip and slides. Bill Murray running across the tarp. If you can dream it, it can be done during a rain delay.
Mets top Marlins for fifth straight win
Jonathon Niese gave up just four hits and struck out six through seven innings of one-run ball in the Mets' 5-1 win over Miami.
Josh Donaldson, Tulo HR in Blue Jays' win
Troy Tulowitzki hit his second homer as a Blue Jay in their 3-1 win over the Twins.
Phillies beat Dodgers behind grand slam
Phillies 3B Maikel Franco hit his first career grand slam in the 7th, and Domonic Brown added insurance with an RBI single in the 8th to get the Phils the 6-2 win at home. They're now 13-3 since the All-Star break. Box score
Stark: Dombrowski-Red Sox 'natural fit'
Jayson Stark wonders if Boston will pursue Dave Dombrowski: "Larry Lucchino just stepped down over the last few days. Dave Dombrowski's worked with [Red Sox owner] John Henry with the Marlins."