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Box scores

NATIONAL LEAGUE

Brewers 4, Nationals 1

Milwaukee Washington
ab r h bi ab r h bi
Aoki rf 5 0 3 2 Span cf 4 0 0 0
Segura ss 5 0 0 0 Werth rf 4 0 0 0
CGomz cf 4 0 1 0 Harper lf 4 0 0 0
ArRmr 3b 3 1 1 0 Zmrmn 3b 4 0 1 0
Lucroy c 4 1 2 0 AdLRc 1b 3 0 0 0
Weeks 2b 3 0 0 0 Dsmnd ss 3 0 1 0
Halton 1b 4 1 1 0 Rendon 2b 4 1 1 1
LSchfr lf 4 1 2 2 KSuzuk c 3 0 1 0
Lohse p 2 0 0 0 Detwilr p 2 0 1 0
YBtncr ph 1 0 0 0 Stmmn p 0 0 0 0
FrRdrg p 0 0 0 0 Lmrdzz ph 1 0 0 0
Abad p 0 0 0 0
Totals 35 4 10 4 Totals 32 1 5 1
Milwaukee 000 022 000 4
Washington 000 000 100 1
E–Harper (4). DP–Washington 2. LOB–Milwaukee 7, Washington 6. 2B–Halton (2). 3B–L.Schafer (2). HR–Rendon (2). S–Lohse.

IP H R ER BB SO
Milwaukee
Lohse W,4-6 8 4 1 1 1 7
Fr.Rodriguez S,7-7 1 1 0 0 1 2
Washington
Detwiler L,2-7 6 8 4 2 1 3
Stammen 2 1 0 0 1 1
Abad 1 1 0 0 0 1
Umpires–Home, Dan Iassogna; First, Gerry Davis; Second, Mark Carlson; Third, Brian Knight. T–2:46. A–28,920 (41,418).

Marlins 6, Braves 3

Miami Atlanta
ab r h bi ab r h bi
Ruggin lf 4 1 2 3 Smmns ss 4 0 2 1
Lucas 1b 5 0 2 0 Heywrd rf 4 0 1 0
Stanton rf 4 0 0 0 J.Upton lf 4 0 0 0
Ozuna cf 5 0 0 0 FFrmn 1b 4 1 2 0
Polanc 3b 5 1 1 0 McCnn c 4 1 1 1
DSolan 2b 3 2 1 0 Uggla 2b 4 0 1 0
Hchvrr ss 4 1 2 1 BUpton cf 4 1 1 0
Mathis c 3 0 1 2 CJhnsn 3b 4 0 2 1
Nolasco p 2 1 0 0 Minor p 1 0 0 0
Dobbs ph 1 0 0 0 DCrpnt p 0 0 0 0
Qualls p 0 0 0 0 JSchafr ph 1 0 0 0
MDunn p 0 0 0 0 Gearrin p 0 0 0 0
Cishek p 0 0 0 0 Varvar p 0 0 0 0
Pstrnck ph 1 0 0 0
Totals 36 6 9 6 Totals 35 3 10 3
Miami 000 031 020 6
Atlanta 001 100 001 3
E–Mathis (1). DP–Miami 1. LOB–Miami 8, Atlanta 6. 2B–Ruggiano (9), D.Solano (3), Hechavarria (5), Mathis (5). HR–Ruggiano (12), McCann (10). SB–Ruggiano (9). S–Minor.

IP H R ER BB SO
Miami
Nolasco W,5-8 7 6 2 2 0 7
Qualls 1 1 0 0 0 0
M.Dunn 1/3 2 1 1 0 1
Cishek S,16-18 2/3 1 0 0 0 1
Atlanta
Minor L,8-4 6 6 4 4 3 9
D.Carpenter 1 1 0 0 0 2
Gearrin 1 2 2 2 1 0
Varvaro 1 0 0 0 0 1
HBP–by Gearrin (D.Solano). WP–Minor, Gearrin. Umpires–Home, Scott Barry; First, Mike DiMuro; Second, Ted Barrett; Third, Alfonso Marquez. T–2:46. A–26,129 (49,586).

INTERLEAGUE

LATE MONDAY

Athletics 8, Cubs 7

Chicago Oakland
ab r h bi ab r h bi
Valuen 3b 4 0 2 0 Crisp dh 4 0 1 2
StCastr ss 5 1 1 0 Lwre 2b-ss 4 0 0 0
Schrhlt rf 5 1 1 0 Cespds lf 4 1 1 0
ASorin lf 4 1 1 3 Dnldsn 3b 4 2 2 2
Rizzo 1b 3 1 0 0 Freimn 1b 4 0 2 0
DNavrr dh 4 1 3 0 Moss 1b 0 0 0 0
Bogsvc cf 4 2 2 0 CYoung cf 4 1 1 1
Barney 2b 3 0 1 1 Reddck rf 3 1 0 0
Castillo c 4 0 2 3 DNorrs c 3 2 2 3
Rosales ss 1 0 1 0
Sgrd ph-2b 3 1 0 0
Totals 36 7 13 7 Totals 34 8 10 8
Chicago 000 502 000 7
Oakland 210 200 03x 8
E–St.Castro (15). DP–Oakland 2. LOB–Chicago 5, Oakland 4. 2B–D.Navarro (2), Castillo (14). HR–A.Soriano (10), Donaldson (14), C.Young (8), D.Norris (4). SB–Crisp (14). CS–Valbuena (3), Crisp (4). SF–Barney.

IP H R ER BB SO
Chicago
Rusin 3 1/3 6 3 3 0 2
Villanueva 2 2/3 2 2 0 1 1
B.Parker H,1 1 2/3 1 1 1 0 1
Russell L,1-2 BS,6-6 1/3 1 2 2 1 0
Oakland
Griffin 5 2/3 10 7 7 1 6
Blevins 1 1/3 1 0 0 0 3
Otero W,1-0 1 2 0 0 0 0
Balfour S,20-20 1 0 0 0 1 1
WP–Griffin 2. Umpires–Home, Tony Randazzo; First, Larry Vanover; Second, Brian Gorman; Third, Manny Gonzalez. T–3:18. A–17,273 (35,067).

Angels 5, Cardinals 1

St. Louis Los Angeles
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MCrpnt 2b 4 0 1 0 Shuck lf 4 0 2 1
YMolin c 4 0 2 0 Cowgill lf 0 0 0 0
Beltran rf 4 0 1 0 Trout cf 4 0 0 1
Craig lf 4 1 2 0 Pujols dh 3 0 0 0
MAdms 1b 4 0 1 0 Hamltn rf 4 1 1 0
Freese dh 4 0 2 1 HKndrc 2b 4 1 3 0
Jay cf 3 0 0 0 Trumo 1b 4 1 1 1
Descals 3b 4 0 0 0 Callasp 3b 3 1 1 1
Kozma ss 4 0 0 0 Iannett c 3 0 0 0
Aybar ss 3 1 1 1
Totals 35 1 9 1 Totals 32 5 9 5
St. Louis 000 100 000 1
Los Angeles 050 000 00x 5
E–M.Carpenter (8), Callaspo (10). DP–St. Louis 2, Los Angeles 2. LOB–St. Louis 8, Los Angeles 4. 2B–M.Carpenter (24), Ma.Adams (8), Freese (11). CS–Shuck (4).

IP H R ER BB SO
St. Louis
Lynn L,10-3 6 9 5 5 1 8
Blazek 1 0 0 0 0 0
Mujica 1 0 0 0 0 2
Los Angeles
Weaver W,2-4 7 6 1 1 0 5
Jepsen 0 3 0 0 0 0
S.Downs H,16 1 0 0 0 0 1
D.De La Rosa 1 0 0 0 0 1
Jepsen pitched to 3 batters in the 8th. HBP–by Weaver (Jay). Umpires–Home, Todd Tichenor; First, Dale Scott; Second, Adam Hamari; Third, Bill Miller. T–2:40. A–39,455 (45,483).

This Date In Baseball

Today

1905 – The Philadelphia Athletics scored two runs in the 20th inning, giving Rube Waddell a 4-2 victory over Cy Young of the Boston Red Sox. Both pitchers went the distance. Young did not allow a walk.

1908 – George Wiltse of the New York Giants pitched a 10-inning, 1-0 no-hitter against the Philadelphia Phillies.

1912 – George Mullin of the Detroit Tigers celebrated his 32nd birthday by pitching a no-hitter over the St. Louis Browns.

1925 – Two of the great left-handers of their time – Herb Pennock of the Yankees and Lefty Grove of the Athletics – hooked up in a pitchers duel that New York won 1-0 in 15 innings. Pennock gave up four hits and walked none.

1939 – Jim Tabor of the Boston Red Sox hit three home runs, including two grand slams, in an 18-12 triumph over the Philadelphia Athletics in the second game of a doubleheader.

1976 – The Phillies’ Tim McCarver lost a grand slam when he passed Garry Maddox on the basepaths. The Phillies still beat the Pirates 10-5 at Pittsburgh.

1983 – Dave Righetti of the New York Yankees pitched a 4-0 no-hitter against the Boston Red Sox at Yankee Stadium.

1984 – Phil Niekro of the New York Yankees struck out five Texas Rangers to become the ninth player to pass the 3,000 strikeout plateau. No. 3,000 was Larry Parrish.

2000 – St. Louis’ Keith McDonald homered in his first major league at-bat as the Cardinals defeated Cincinnati 14-3.

2006 – Victor Martinez went 5-for-6 and Jhonny Peralta and Travis Hafner each hit two of Cleveland’s six home runs, powering the Indians to a 19-1 rout of New York. The win was Cleveland’s largest at home in more than 56 years, since a 21-2 victory over the Philadelphia Athletics on June 18, 1950.

2006 – Jose Contreras tossed 6 2-3 scoreless innings to win his 17th straight decision and lead the White Sox to a 13-0 victory over Baltimore.

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