Martin Steals Home, Indians Topple Tigers
DETROIT (AP) — Shane Bieber pitched impressively into the eighth inning, and Leonys Martin stole home to lift Cleveland past Detroit 4-2 on Saturday night.
RED SOX 7
BALTIMORE (AP) — Chris Sale struck out 10 over six sharp innings, J.D. Martinez homered in a third straight game and the surging Boston Red Sox beat the Baltimore Orioles.
ANGELS 5, RAYS 2
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Charlie Morton lost for the first time in 22 starts and Los Angeles hit three homers in a win over Tampa Bay.
ATLANTA (AP) — Cesar Hernandez singled in two runs off closer Luke Jackson in the ninth inning, and Philadelphia rallied from a two-run deficit to snap Atlanta’s eight-game winning streak.
BLUE JAYS 2
HOUSTON (AP) — Yordan Alvarez homered and Jack Mayfield hit three doubles as Houston’s rookies led the way in a win over Toronto.
RANGERS 4, REDS 3
CINCINNATI (AP) — Jeff Mathis had a pair of hits and drove in a run, Mike Minor pitched into the seventh inning for his first win in nearly a month, and Texas won its second straight over Cincinnati.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Catcher Steven Vogt hit two triples and left fielder Mike Yastrzemski made a nifty catch for the final out to help San Francisco beat Milwaukee.
DIAMONDBACKS 10 NATIONALS 3
WASHINGTON (AP) — Ketel Marte hit two of Arizona’s four solo homers off Stephen Strasburg in a victory over Washington.
METS 8, CARDINALS 7
NEW YORK (AP) — Second baseman Jeff McNeil made a game-saving throw from right field to home plate for the final out, and New York held off St. Louis after starter Noah Syndergaard exited with a strained right hamstring.
WHITE SOX 4
CHICAGO (AP) — Gleyber Torres hit a two-run homer and New York Yankees stayed perfect when using an opener.
TWINS 5, ROYALS 4
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — C.J. Cron drove in the go-ahead run for Minnesota with a sixth-inning double, making Jake Odorizzi the second 10-game winner in the majors this season and capping a comeback victory.
CUBS 2, DODGERS 1
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Anthony Rizzo hit a go-ahead, two-run homer off closer Kenley Jansen in the ninth, lifting the Chicago Cubs to a victory over the NL West-leading Los Angeles Dodgers.
The Cubs blew early leads and got outscored 12-6 in losing the first two games of the series, which has featured 12 home runs and 17 of 20 runs scored on homers.