1. Kemp, Alonso Homer in Padres' Win over Marlins

    SAN DIEGO -- Matt Kemp, Yonder Alonso and Brett Wallace all homered to back seven strong innings from Andrew Cashner and lead the San Diego Padres to a 3-1 victory over the Miami Marlins on Friday night...

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  2. Jonathon Niese Watches Baby Being Born on FaceTime After Pitching vs. Dodgers

    What do you do when you need to make a critical start with your team in the MLB playoff hunt but also have a child on the way? If you're New York Mets starting pitcher and possible ...

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  3. Hernandez Wins 12th as Mariners Knock off Blue Jays 5-2

    SEATTLE -- Felix Hernandez pitched seven strong innings to pick up his 12th win of the season, Mark Trumbo gave Seattle the lead with a two-run homer and the Mariners beat the Toronto Blue Jays 5-2 on Friday night...

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  4. Reds Lose Late as Rockies Hit Walkoff

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  5. Mets' Low-Key Moves a Much-Needed Shot in the Arm for Their Playoff Hopes

    The New York Mets ' splashes did not cause any tidal waves, nor are they expected to be the kind of game-changers that severely alter the playoff races. But that is not what they were meant to signal...

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  6. D-Backs Waste Corbin's Effort vs. Brewers

    Recap: LHP Patrick Corbin pitched a gem, but didn't get any support from his offense as the Arizona Diamondbacks fell 2-1 to the Milwaukee Brewers in front of 29,956 at Chase Field on Friday...

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  7. Nelson Pitches 7 Shutout Innings in Brewers' Victory

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  8. Braun's HR Brewers Win over Corbin, D-Backs

    PHOENIX -- Ryan Braun homered, Jimmy Nelson threw seven innings in one of his best starts of the season to win a pitching duel with Arizona's Patrick Corbin, and the Milwaukee Brewers beat the Diamondbacks 2-1 on Friday night...

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  9. Hamilton Has 2 Hits, 2 Runs in Rangers' 4-2 Win over Angels

    ANAHEIM, Calif. -- Josh Hamilton doubled, singled and scored two runs in his return to Angel Stadium, and Texas got 7-plus outstanding innings of four-hit ball from Colby Lewis in a 4-2 victory over the Los Angeles Angels on Friday night...

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  10. Josh Hamilton Roundly Booed in Return to Angel Stadium

    The saga of Josh Hamilton and the Los Angeles Angels has sort of faded into the background during this rollercoaster baseball season, but it added another chapter with Hamilton's return to Angel Stadium on Friday night...

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  11. Hughes, Twins Steamroll Yanks, 10-1

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  12. Royals Give Kazmir an Easy First Win

    So that's what a pitching acquisition for a postseason contender can produce. Scott Kazmir, the season's first major rent-a-pitcher transaction, made the buyer look smart on Friday...

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  13. Cardinals 4, Braves 2

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  14. Gonzalez Smacks 2 HRs, Rockies Beat Reds 6-5

    DENVER -- Carlos Gonzalez homered twice, tying the game each time, and Charlie Blackmon scored on a wild pitch in the ninth inning to lift the Colorado Rockies past the Cincinnati Reds 6-5 on Friday night...

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  15. Billy Burns Exits Mid-Game Against Giants

    SAN FRANCISCO – A's center fielder Billy Burns left Friday's game against the Giants with what was announced as a testicular contusion...

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  16. Tim Beckham, Rays Rally Past Orioles

    ST. PETERSBURG — After Friday night's 3-1 comeback win over Baltimore , Tim Beckham wasn't thinking about what might be the most important hit of his up-and-down career or one of the biggest wins of the Rays ' season...

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  17. Watch: Burns' Foul Ball Hits Him Between the Legs

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  18. Burns Suffers Testicular Contusion vs. Giants

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  19. Royals Make It Easy for Kazmir's HOU Debut

    Scott Kazmir pitched as advertised tonight in his Astros debut. The lefty, who was traded to Houston yesterday afternoon, met the team in Kansas City today to start this short road trip...

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  20. Kazmir Proves His Worth in First Start for Astros

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Scott Kazmir, a proud son of the Gulf Coast, showed Friday night he can feel equally at home on a hot, humid evening in the steamy embrace of Middle America...

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  21. Detroit Tigers Lose in 11 Innings as Red Sox Runner Slides in Safely

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  22. Talking Points: Porcello Matches Verlander

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  23. Trout's Solo Jack

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  24. Grichuk, Cooney Lead Cardinals over Braves 4-2

    ST. LOUIS -- Randal Grichuk homered and rookie Tim Cooney threw seven solid innings to earn his first major league win, leading the St. Louis Cardinals to a 4-2 victory over the Atlanta Braves on Friday night...

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  25. Yanks Pitching Disappoints vs. Twins

    MINNEAPOLIS — An old friend turned foe Friday evening as the Yankees , winners in five of six games since the All-Star break, fell totally flat against the Minnesota Twins in a 10-1 dismantling at steamy Target Field...

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