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Keuchel’s solid start helps Astros over Mariners 8-3

HOUSTON — On the night when Houston Astros ace Dallas Keuchel became the American League’s first 16-game winner, rookie Carlos Correa hit his 16th home run. After an 8-3 win over the Seattle Mariners on Monday night, Correa was asked if he thought Keuchel would get to 20 wins before he reached 20 home runs. “For him to get four more wins...
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Adrian Gonzalez’s bases-loaded single lifts Dodgers past Giants in 14th

LOS ANGELES – A.J. Ellis drew a leadoff walk in the bottom of the 14th inning before the Los Angeles Dodgers loaded the bases with no outs. With sluggerAdrian Gonzalez at the plate, the slow-footed Ellis knew he would have to hustle to score. Gonzalez singled to deep left field, driving in Ellis for a 5-4 victory over the San...
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Hauschka kicks 60-yard field goal to give Seahawks 16-15 win

SAN DIEGO — Facing a 60-yard field goal attempt on a steamy evening with 16 seconds left and his Seattle Seahawks trailing by two, Steven Hauschka‘s mindset was to just swing away. His kick barely cleared the crossbar, lifting the Seattle Seahawks to a 16-15 exhibition victory against the San Diego Chargers on Saturday night. “I didn’t think it...
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Semien drives in go-ahead runs, A’s top D-backs 7-4 in 11

PHOENIX — A frigid beer shower never felt better to Pat Venditte, the switch-pitcher’s reward for his first major league win at age 30. Venditte, switching hands from right to left to right in the 11th, tossed two scoreless innings with a strikeout as the Oakland Athletics beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 7-4 on Sunday. He got help from teammate Marcus...
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Manning on the run in Denver’s 19-12 win over 49ers

DENVER — Sure, Peyton Manning said, he’d like to have played more this summer — and better. He swears he’s not worried. “I think we can still win games as we’re developing the identity,” Manning said Saturday night when Denver rode its stifling defense and good ground game to a 19-12 win over the sputtering San Francisco...
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Mariners

Saladino lifts White Sox to 6-5 win over Mariners

CHICAGO — The Chicago White Sox have turned to several rookies during their lackluster season. Third baseman Tyler Saladino took advantage of his opportunity Sunday with his first career game-ending hit. He drove in the winning run with a single in the 11th inning and the Chicago White Sox rallied to beat the Seattle Mariners 6-5 on Sunday.
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Carpenter, Moss, Reynolds homer as Cardinals beat Giants 7-5

SAN FRANCISCO — It’s coming together for Brandon Moss at the plate, and that’s helping the National League’s best team playing as well as ever. Moss, Matt Carpenter and Mark Reynolds all hit home runs, Yadier Molinadrove in two and the St. Louis Cardinals beat the San Francisco Giants 7-5 on Sunday. “My at-bats continue to feel a lot better than they were,” Moss said....
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Tomlinson hits grand slam for 1st MLB HR, Giants beat Cubs

SAN FRANCISCO — Rookie Kelby Tomlinson wasn’t sure how to react when his grand slam was replayed on the stadium video board. Veteran Marlon Byrdreminded him to smile and take in the moment. Tomlinson hit a slam for his first career home run and Byrd added a three-run shot, leading Madison Bumgarner and the San Francisco Giants over theChicago Cubs 9-1 on...
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Rodon, Eaton lead White Sox past Mariners, 4-2

CHICAGO — On a night they had an unconventional look, the Chicago White Soxgot a strong game from one of their more unconventional players. Adam Eaton had three hits and scored three runs to help Chicago beat theSeattle Mariners 4-2 Thursday night. Carlos Rodon took a shutout into the seventh inning and Jose Abreu and Trayce Thompson had RBI doubles for the...
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Jackson’s 2-run single gives Mariners 6-5 win over A’s

SEATTLE – Robinson Cano was doubly happy Tuesday night. Seattle’s second baseman hit his 30th double of the season among his three hits in the Mariners’ 6-5 victory over the Oakland Athletics. Cano joined some pretty impressive company as he became the first player to have at least 30 doubles in his first 11 seasons in the...
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