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Box scores

AMERICAN LEAGUE

Rangers 11, White Sox 5

Texas Chicago
ab r h bi ab r h bi
LMartn cf 4 1 0 0 De Aza cf 5 1 2 0
Andrus ss 5 1 1 0 Bckhm 2b 4 0 1 2
Kinsler 2b 5 1 2 2 JrDnks rf 1 0 1 1
ABeltre 3b 4 1 1 1 AlRmrz ss 4 0 1 0
Przyns c 4 1 1 1 Konerk 1b 4 0 0 0
Rios rf 5 2 2 0 A.Dunn dh 4 0 0 0
JeBakr 1b 3 1 1 2 AGarci rf 3 1 1 0
Morlnd ph-1b 1 1 1 2 LeGarc ph-2b 1 0 1 0
Gentry lf 2 1 1 0 Kppngr 3b 4 1 1 0
Rosales dh 2 1 1 3 Viciedo lf 4 2 2 2
DvMrp ph-dh 1 0 0 0 Phegly c 4 0 1 0
Totals 36 11 11 11 Totals 38 5 11 5
Texas 041 110 121 11
Chicago 030 100 001 5
E–L.Martin (4), Keppinger (5). DP–Chicago 1. LOB–Texas 4, Chicago 8. 2B–Andrus (15), Jor.Danks (3), Keppinger (9). HR–Kinsler (11), A.Beltre (27), Je.Baker (10), Moreland (18), Rosales (5). SB–L.Martin (28). SF–Pierzynski, Rosales.

IP H R ER BB SO
Texas
M.Perez W,7-3 7 8 4 4 2 3
R.Ross 1 1 0 0 0 0
Wolf 1 2 1 1 0 0
Chicago
Sale L,9-12 7 8 8 8 1 6
Axelrod 1 1/3 3 3 2 1 1
Purcey 2/3 0 0 0 0 1
HBP–by Sale (Gentry, L.Martin). WP–M.Perez. Balk–M.Perez. Umpires–Home, Jerry Layne; First, Hunter Wendelstedt; Second, Alan Porter; Third, Greg Gibson. T–2:52. A–31,891 (40,615).

Rays 7, Yankees 2

New York Tampa Bay
ab r h bi ab r h bi
Gardnr cf 2 2 2 0 DJnngs cf 3 0 0 0
Grndrs dh 4 0 0 0 Zobrist 2b 4 1 1 1
Cano 2b 4 0 0 1 Longori 3b 4 1 1 1
ASorin lf 4 0 1 1 Joyce rf 4 2 2 1
ARdrgz 3b 4 0 0 0 Loney 1b 4 0 0 0
ISuzuki rf 4 0 0 0 KJhnsn dh 3 1 1 0
MrRynl 1b 2 0 0 0 DeJess lf 3 1 1 0
Nunez ss 3 0 2 0 Loaton c 3 1 2 4
CStwrt c 3 0 0 0 YEscor ss 3 0 1 0
Totals 30 2 5 2 Totals 31 7 9 7
New York 100 001 000 2
Tampa Bay 032 110 00x 7
DP–New York 2, Tampa Bay 1. LOB–New York 4, Tampa Bay 1. 2B–DeJesus (1). 3B–Gardner (8). HR–Zobrist (10), Longoria (26), Joyce (17), Lobaton (6). SB–Gardner (22).

IP H R ER BB SO
New York
Kuroda L,11-9 6 9 7 7 1 3
Chamberlain 2 0 0 0 0 1
Tampa Bay
Archer W,7-5 7 4 2 2 2 4
J.Wright 1 1 0 0 0 1
Ro.Hernandez 1 0 0 0 0 0
HBP–by Archer (Gardner). Umpires–Home, Gary Darling; First, Jerry Meals; Second, Chris Conroy; Third, Will Little. T–2:41. A–24,239 (34,078).

Twins 5, Indians 1

Minnesota Cleveland
ab r h bi ab r h bi
Dozier 2b 3 1 0 0 Bourn cf 3 1 1 0
CHrmn c 5 0 2 1 Swisher 1b 3 0 0 0
Mornea 1b 3 1 0 0 Kipnis 2b 4 0 0 0
Wlngh dh 4 0 1 2 CSantn c 3 0 2 1
Doumit rf 4 0 1 0 Brantly lf 3 0 0 0
Plouffe 3b 4 1 1 0 ACarer ss 4 0 1 0
Thoms cf 3 1 2 0 Giambi dh 2 0 0 0
WRmrz lf 4 0 0 0 YGoms ph-dh 2 0 1 0
Flormn ss 4 1 2 1 Chsnhll 3b 2 0 0 0
Aviles ph-3b 2 0 1 0
Stubbs rf 3 0 0 0
Totals 34 5 9 4 Totals 31 1 6 1
Minnesota 020 000 210 5
Cleveland 100 000 000 1
E–Stubbs (6). DP–Minnesota 1, Cleveland 1. LOB–Minnesota 7, Cleveland 7. 2B–C.Herrmann 2 (7), Willingham (18), Plouffe (16), Thomas (14), Florimon (13). SB–Bourn (19). CS–Florimon (4), Bourn (10).

IP H R ER BB SO
Minnesota
Deduno W,8-7 6 3 1 1 4 6
Duensing H,12 2 2/3 2 0 0 0 4
Fien 1/3 1 0 0 0 0
Cleveland
U.Jimenez L,9-8 6 5 2 2 3 10
Shaw 0 1 1 1 1 0
R.Hill 2/3 0 1 1 1 0
Allen 1/3 1 0 0 0 0
M.Albers 2 2 1 1 0 0
Shaw pitched to 2 batters in the 7th. WP–Deduno 2, U.Jimenez. Umpires–Home, John Hirschbeck; First, Quinn Wolcott; Second, James Hoye; Third, Jim Reynolds. T–3:00. A–23,218 (42,241).

Orioles 9, Athletics 7

Oakland Baltimore
ab r h bi ab r h bi
Crisp cf 5 3 4 1 McLoth lf 3 1 0 0
Lowrie ss 4 1 1 1 Machd 3b 4 1 1 0
Dnldsn 3b 5 0 1 1 C.Davis 1b 3 2 0 1
Moss 1b 4 1 2 2 A.Jones cf 4 1 1 3
Cespds lf 4 1 0 0 Wieters c 4 1 2 0
S.Smith rf 5 1 1 0 Markks rf 3 1 1 1
Callasp dh 2 0 0 0 Hardy ss 4 0 0 0
Sogard 2b 4 0 2 2 Flahrty dh 4 1 1 0
Vogt c 4 0 1 0 BRorts 2b 3 1 1 4
Totals 37 7 12 7 Totals 32 9 7 9
Oakland 102 040 000 7
Baltimore 000 600 30x 9
E–Sogard (6). DP–Baltimore 1. LOB–Oakland 8, Baltimore 6. 2B–Lowrie (34). HR–Crisp (12), Moss (21), A.Jones (27), B.Roberts (3). SB–Sogard (8), McLouth (29), B.Roberts (2). S–Lowrie.

IP H R ER BB SO
Oakland
Straily 3 1/3 4 6 6 4 2
J.Chavez 2 2/3 0 1 1 2 3
Cook L,5-3 BS,5-7 1 3 2 1 0 0
Blevins 1 0 0 0 1 3
Baltimore
B.Norris 4 2/3 9 7 7 3 7
Patton 1 1/3 2 0 0 0 2
Fr.Rodriguez W,2-0 1 0 0 0 0 2
Tom.Hunter H,16 1 1 0 0 0 0
Ji.Johnson S,40-49 1 0 0 0 0 1
J.Chavez pitched to 1 batter in the 7th. HBP–by Patton (Moss). WP–Blevins. PB–Vogt. Umpires–Home, Brian O’Nora; First, Fieldin Culbreth; Second, Jordan Baker; Third, Bill Welke. T–3:32. A–36,761 (45,971).

Astros 12, Blue Jays 4

Toronto Houston
ab r h bi ab r h bi
Reyes ss 4 0 2 0 Grssmn lf 4 1 2 4
Kawsk 2b 1 0 0 0 Hoes rf 3 3 2 0
RDavis lf 4 0 1 0 Altuve 2b 4 0 2 1
Pillar lf 1 0 0 0 MGnzlz 2b 1 0 1 0
Encrnc dh 4 1 1 1 JCastro c 4 0 1 1
Lind 1b 4 1 1 0 C.Clark ph-c 1 0 0 0
Lawrie 3b 4 1 1 2 Carter dh 4 0 0 0
Arencii c 4 1 1 1 Elmore ph-dh 1 0 0 0
Sierra rf 3 0 0 0 MDmn 3b 3 3 1 1
Gose cf 4 0 2 0 Wallac 1b 3 3 2 0
Goins 2b-ss 4 0 2 0 BBarns cf 4 1 2 1
Villar ss 4 1 2 2
Totals 37 4 11 4 Totals 36 12 15 10
Toronto 100 100 020 4
Houston 111 520 20x 12
E–Redmond (1). DP–Toronto 1. LOB–Toronto 7, Houston 6. 2B–Goins (1), Altuve (21), Wallace 2 (11). 3B–J.Castro (1), Villar 2 (2). HR–Encarnacion (32), Lawrie (10), Arencibia (20), Grossman (4), M.Dominguez (18). SB–Hoes (5). CS–R.Davis (4). SF–Grossman.

IP H R ER BB SO
Toronto
Redmond L,1-2 3 1/3 8 8 7 3 6
Lincoln 1 1/3 4 2 2 2 1
S.Santos 1 1/3 0 0 0 0 2
Oliver 1 2 2 2 0 2
Janssen 1 1 0 0 0 1
Houston
Lyles W,6-6 7 1/3 10 4 4 1 2
Zeid 2/3 0 0 0 0 0
Fields 1 1 0 0 0 1
Umpires–Home, Laz Diaz; First, Bill Miller; Second, Mike Winters; Third, Tim Timmons. T–2:54. A–21,186 (42,060).

NATIONAL LEAGUE

Rockies 3, Marlins 2

Colorado Miami
ab r h bi ab r h bi
Fowler cf 4 0 0 0 Yelich lf 4 0 0 0
LeMahi 2b 4 1 2 0 DSolan 2b 4 0 2 0
Tlwtzk ss 3 1 2 0 Stanton rf 2 0 0 0
Cdyr rf-1b 4 1 1 2 Morrsn 1b 3 0 0 0
WRosr c 4 0 0 0 Lucas 3b 4 1 1 1
RWhelr 1b 4 0 1 1 Hchvrr ss 4 0 0 0
Ottavin p 0 0 0 0 Mrsnck cf 4 1 1 0
Brothrs p 0 0 0 0 Mathis c 2 0 0 0
Arenad 3b 4 0 1 0 Koehler p 2 0 0 0
Blckmn lf-rf 4 0 1 0 Dobbs ph 0 0 0 1
Chacin p 3 0 1 0 Qualls p 0 0 0 0
CDckrs lf 1 0 0 0 MDunn p 0 0 0 0
Totals 35 3 9 3 Totals 29 2 4 2
Colorado 000 001 020 3
Miami 000 010 100 2
DP–Colorado 1, Miami 1. LOB–Colorado 7, Miami 5. 2B–Tulowitzki 2 (23), R.Wheeler (2), Arenado (22), D.Solano (7). 3B–LeMahieu (3), Marisnick (1). HR–Lucas (3). SF–Dobbs.

IP H R ER BB SO
Colorado
Chacin W,12-7 7 4 2 2 4 5
Ottavino H,3 1 0 0 0 0 2
Brothers S,12-13 1 0 0 0 0 2
Miami
Koehler 7 6 1 1 2 5
Qualls L,4-2 BS,2-2 1 3 2 2 0 1
M.Dunn 1 0 0 0 0 3
Umpires–Home, Sam Holbrook; First, Andy Fletcher; Second, Rob Drake; Third, Joe West. T–2:44. A–19,253 (37,442).

Phillies 4,

Diamondbacks 3

Arizona Philadelphia
ab r h bi ab r h bi
Pollock cf 4 0 0 0 MYong 3b 4 0 0 0
Eaton rf-lf 3 1 0 0 Frndsn 1b 5 1 1 0
Gldsch 1b 4 1 1 0 Utley 2b 3 1 0 1
Prado lf-3b 4 1 1 2 DBrwn lf 4 0 2 0
A.Hill 2b 3 0 1 0 Ruiz c 4 0 2 2
Davdsn 3b 4 0 2 1 Ruf rf 4 1 2 1
Campn pr-lf 0 0 0 0 Mayrry cf 3 0 0 0
EDLRs p 0 0 0 0 JMcDnl ss 2 0 0 0
Pnngtn ss 4 0 1 0 Rosnrg p 0 0 0 0
Gswsch c 3 0 1 0 Papeln p 0 0 0 0
Miley p 2 0 0 0 Asche ph 1 1 1 0
Kubel ph 1 0 0 0 Hamels p 2 0 1 0
Putz p 0 0 0 0 Rollins ph-ss 2 0 1 0
Thtchr p 0 0 0 0
Bell p 0 0 0 0
GParra rf 0 0 0 0
Totals 32 3 7 3 Totals 34 4 10 4
Arizona 000 300 000 3
Philadelphia 010 002 001 4
One out when winning run scored.

DP–Philadelphia 1. LOB–Arizona 4, Philadelphia 10. 2B–Goldschmidt (26), Prado (27), A.Hill (20), Ruiz (9). HR–Ruf (10). SB–Campana (4). CS–A.Hill (2), D.Brown (3).

IP H R ER BB SO
Arizona
Miley 6 5 3 3 2 2
Putz 1 0 0 0 0 0
Thatcher 1/3 1 0 0 0 0
Bell L,4-2 1 4 1 1 1 2
E.De La Rosa 0 0 0 0 1 0
Philadelphia
Hamels 7 6 3 3 1 4
Rosenberg 1 0 0 0 0 1
Papelbon W,4-1 1 1 0 0 0 0
E.De La Rosa pitched to 1 batter in the 9th. HBP–by Miley (Utley), by Hamels (Eaton). Umpires–Home, Tim McClelland; First, Clint Fagan; Second, Marty Foster; Third, Marvin Hudson. T–2:52. A–32,619 (43,651).

Brewers 6, Reds 4

Milwaukee Cincinnati
ab r h bi ab r h bi
Aoki rf 4 0 2 1 Choo cf 5 0 0 0
Segura ss 4 0 0 0 Frazier 3b 5 0 2 0
Lucroy c 5 0 0 0 Votto 1b 5 0 0 0
ArRmr 3b 3 1 1 0 Phillips 2b 4 2 2 1
LSchfr pr-cf 1 1 0 0 Bruce rf 4 1 1 0
CGomz cf 3 0 0 0 Ludwck lf 3 1 2 0
Bianchi 3b 1 0 0 0 Cozart ss 4 0 2 2
KDavis lf 3 2 2 4 Hanign c 3 0 1 0
JFrncs 1b 4 0 0 0 HBaily p 1 0 0 0
Kintzlr p 0 0 0 0 Ondrsk p 0 0 0 0
Hndrsn p 0 0 0 0 Paul ph 0 0 0 0
Gennett 2b 4 2 3 1 Simon p 0 0 0 0
Gallard p 2 0 0 0 Christn p 0 0 0 0
Wooten p 0 0 0 0 Hannhn ph 1 0 0 0
YBtncr ph-1b 1 0 1 0
Totals 35 6 9 6 Totals 35 4 10 3
Milwaukee 001 002 030 6
Cincinnati 000 201 010 4
E–C.Gomez (5), Phillips (10), Frazier (7). DP–Milwaukee 1, Cincinnati 1. LOB–Milwaukee 8, Cincinnati 8. 2B–Ar.Ramirez (12), Gennett (4), Y.Betancourt (12). HR–K.Davis 2 (8), Gennett (5), Phillips (16). SB–Segura (38). S–C.Gomez, Gallardo, H.Bailey.

IP H R ER BB SO
Milwaukee
Gallardo 6 6 3 2 2 5
Wooten W,2-0 1 0 0 0 0 0
Kintzler H,18 1 3 1 1 0 0
Henderson S,20-23 1 1 0 0 0 2
Cincinnati
H.Bailey 6 6 3 3 2 5
Ondrusek 1 0 0 0 0 0
Simon L,5-4 2/3 3 3 3 1 0
Christiani 1 1/3 0 0 0 1 1
HBP–by Wooten (Paul). Umpires–Home, Scott Barry; First, Alfonso Marquez; Second, Ted Barrett; Third, Mike DiMuro. T–3:20. A–34,230 (42,319).

Cardinals 3, Braves 1

Atlanta St. Louis
ab r h bi ab r h bi
JSchafr lf-rf 3 0 0 0 MCrpnt 3b-2b 3 0 0 0
J.Upton rf 3 0 0 0 Beltran rf 4 0 1 0
Gattis lf 1 0 0 0 Hollidy lf 4 1 1 1
FFrmn 1b 4 0 2 1 Craig 1b 4 0 1 0
CJhnsn 3b 4 0 2 0 YMolin c 4 2 3 0
McCnn c 4 0 0 0 Jay cf 3 0 2 1
Smmns ss 4 0 0 0 Wong 2b 2 0 0 0
BUpton cf 3 0 1 0 Freese ph 1 0 0 0
EJhnsn 2b 3 0 0 0 Kozma ss 0 0 0 0
Medlen p 2 1 1 0 Descals ss-3b 2 0 0 0
SDowns p 0 0 0 0 Wnwrg p 2 0 0 1
Trdslvc ph 1 0 0 0
DCrpnt p 0 0 0 0
Totals 32 1 6 1 Totals 29 3 8 3
Atlanta 000 001 000 1
St. Louis 010 001 10x 3
DP–Atlanta 1. LOB–Atlanta 5, St. Louis 5. 2B–Y.Molina 2 (37), Jay (23). HR–Holliday (17). S–J.Schafer. SF–Wainwright.

IP H R ER BB SO
Atlanta
Medlen L,10-12 6 6 3 3 1 3
S.Downs 1 0 0 0 1 1
D.Carpenter 1 2 0 0 0 1
St. Louis
Wainwright W,15-7 9 6 1 1 0 9
Medlen pitched to 2 batters in the 7th. WP–S.Downs. Umpires–Home, Paul Nauert; First, Doug Eddings; Second, Mike Muchlinski; Third, Dana DeMuth. T–2:31. A–41,134 (43,975).

INTERLEAGUE

Tigers 6, Mets 1

Detroit New York
ab r h bi ab r h bi
AJcksn cf 4 2 1 1 EYong lf 5 0 3 0
TrHntr rf 5 2 2 2 DnMrp 2b 5 1 0 0
MiCarr 3b 4 1 2 3 Byrd rf 4 0 2 1
Fielder 1b 4 0 1 0 I.Davis 1b 4 0 0 0
VMrtnz c 3 0 0 0 Flores 3b 4 0 3 0
Holady pr-c 0 0 0 0 Lagars cf 2 0 1 0
D.Kelly lf 4 0 0 0 TdArnd c 4 0 0 0
Infante 2b 4 1 2 0 Quntnll ss 4 0 1 0
Iglesias ss 3 0 0 0 Matszk p 1 0 0 0
Fister p 2 0 0 0 Baxter ph 1 0 0 0
Smyly p 0 0 0 0 CTorrs p 0 0 0 0
Veras p 0 0 0 0 ABrwn ph 0 0 0 0
Dirks ph 1 0 0 0 Felicin p 0 0 0 0
BRndn p 0 0 0 0 Ardsm p 0 0 0 0
Satin ph 1 0 0 0
Totals 34 6 8 6 Totals 35 1 10 1
Detroit 140 000 100 6
New York 100 000 000 1
DP–Detroit 2. LOB–Detroit 5, New York 10. 2B–Tor.Hunter (30), E.Young (20), Byrd (25). HR–A.Jackson (11), Tor.Hunter (14), Mi.Cabrera (41). SB–E.Young (29). S–Fister.

IP H R ER BB SO
Detroit
Fister W,11-6 6 1/3 8 1 1 2 4
Smyly 2/3 0 0 0 0 1
Veras 1 1 0 0 1 2
B.Rondon 1 1 0 0 0 1
New York
Matsuzaka L,0-1 5 6 5 5 1 4
C.Torres 2 2 1 1 0 0
Feliciano 2/3 0 0 0 1 1
Aardsma 1 1/3 0 0 0 0 2
HBP–by Aardsma (Iglesias). Umpires–Home, Jim Joyce; First, Jeff Nelson; Second, Jim Wolf; Third, Ed Hickox. T–2:57. A–37,023 (41,922).

Nationals 11, Royals 10

Washington Kansas City
ab r h bi ab r h bi
Span cf 4 1 1 1 AGordn lf 4 4 3 1
Zmrmn 3b 3 1 0 1 Hosmer 1b 3 3 3 3
Harper rf 3 1 1 3 S.Perez c 5 0 1 2
Werth dh 5 1 1 2 BButler dh 5 0 2 1
Dsmnd ss 5 1 3 0 Dyson pr 0 1 0 0
WRams c 5 2 1 0 Maxwll rf 5 1 2 3
AdLRc 1b 4 2 1 0 Bonifac cf 3 0 0 0
TMoore lf 5 1 3 1 AEscor ss 5 0 1 0
Rendon 2b 4 1 2 1 Getz 2b 4 0 0 0
Carroll 3b 4 1 1 0
Totals 38 11 13 9 Totals 38 10 13 10
Washington 001 700 300 11
Kansas City 330 100 003 10
E–Desmond (16), Getz (3). DP–Washington 3, Kansas City 1. LOB–Washington 8, Kansas City 6. 2B–Harper (18), W.Ramos (9), A.Gordon 2 (22), Hosmer (26), Carroll (7). 3B–Span (9). HR–Werth (19), Hosmer (15), Maxwell (6). SB–Harper (7), Dyson (23), Bonifacio (19). CS–Span (6). SF–Rendon.

IP H R ER BB SO
Washington
G.Gonzalez 3 1/3 9 7 6 3 1
Roark W,4-0 4 2/3 1 0 0 1 2
Storen 0 1 2 2 1 0
R.Soriano S,33-39 1 2 1 1 0 0
Kansas City
B.Chen L,5-2 3 2/3 6 7 7 5 2
Coleman 1 1/3 3 1 1 0 1
Collins 1 2 3 1 1 1
K.Herrera 1 1 0 0 1 2
Mendoza 2 1 0 0 0 1
Collins pitched to 3 batters in the 7th. Storen pitched to 2 batters in the 9th. Umpires–Home, Bruce Dreckman; First, Tim Welke; Second, Mike Everitt; Third, Dan Bellino. T–3:27. A–28,733 (37,903).

LATE THURSDAY

AMERICAN LEAGUE

White Sox 4,

Royals 3, 12 inn.

Chicago Kansas City
ab r h bi ab r h bi
De Aza lf 6 0 0 0 AGordn lf 4 0 1 0
Bckhm 2b 5 1 1 0 Hosmer 1b 5 0 1 0
AlRmrz ss 5 0 2 1 S.Perez c 5 0 0 0
A.Dunn 1b 5 0 1 0 BButler dh 3 1 0 0
Viciedo dh 5 0 1 1 Dyson pr 0 0 0 0
AGarci rf 5 0 1 0 Maxwll rf 4 1 1 0
Gillaspi 3b 5 2 2 1 Lough ph 1 0 0 0
Phegly c 5 0 1 1 Mostks 3b 4 1 1 0
JrDnks cf 5 1 1 0 Getz 2b 1 0 0 0
Bonifac cf 5 0 2 1
AEscor ss 3 0 0 1
Crrll 2b-3b 2 0 0 1
Totals 46 4 10 4 Totals 37 3 6 3
Chicago 000 002 100 001 4
Kansas City 000 030 000 000 3
E–Moustakas (13). DP–Chicago 2, Kansas City 1. LOB–Chicago 6, Kansas City 4. 2B–Phegley (5), Jor.Danks (2). HR–Gillaspie (11). SB–Dyson (22), Bonifacio 2 (18). CS–A.Gordon (3). SF–A.Escobar, Carroll.

IP H R ER BB SO
Chicago
Quintana 7 4 3 3 1 7
Lindstrom 2/3 0 0 0 0 1
Veal 1/3 1 0 0 0 1
N.Jones 2 1 0 0 0 3
Purcey 1/3 0 0 0 1 0
Petricka W,1-0 2/3 0 0 0 0 0
A.Reed S,34-39 1 0 0 0 1 1
Kansas City
Shields 7 9 3 3 0 8
K.Herrera 1 0 0 0 0 2
G.Holland 1 0 0 0 0 1
Crow 1 0 0 0 0 1
Hochevar L,3-2 2 1 1 1 0 4
Veal pitched to 1 batter in the 9th. HBP–by Purcey (A.Gordon). WP–Shields. Umpires–Home, Phil Cuzzi; First, D.J. Reyburn; Second, Ron Kulpa; Third, Tom Hallion. T–3:49. A–13,363 (37,903).

NATIONAL LEAGUE

Cardinals 6, Braves 2

Atlanta St. Louis
ab r h bi ab r h bi
JSchafr cf 5 0 0 0 MCrpnt 2b 5 2 2 1
J.Upton rf 3 1 1 2 Beltran rf 4 1 2 1
FFrmn 1b 3 0 1 0 Hollidy lf 3 1 2 1
CJhnsn 3b 3 0 0 0 Craig 1b 2 0 0 0
McCnn c 4 0 2 0 Freese 3b 4 0 1 2
Gattis lf 4 0 0 0 SRonsn cf 4 1 1 0
Smmns ss 4 0 2 0 RJhnsn c 4 0 0 0
EJhnsn 2b 4 0 2 0 Kozma ss 1 1 0 0
Mahlm p 2 1 1 0 MAdms ph 1 0 0 0
Ayala p 0 0 0 0 Siegrist p 0 0 0 0
SDowns p 0 0 0 0 Wacha p 0 0 0 0
BUpton ph 1 0 0 0 Wong ph 1 0 0 0
Varvar p 0 0 0 0 Rosnthl p 0 0 0 0
Trdslvc ph 1 0 0 0 J.Kelly p 1 0 0 0
Dscls ph-ss 2 0 1 0
Totals 34 2 9 2 Totals 32 6 9 5
Atlanta 000 020 000 2
St. Louis 000 131 10x 6
E–Simmons (10). DP–Atlanta 1, St. Louis 2. LOB–Atlanta 8, St. Louis 7. 2B–M.Carpenter (42), Beltran (24), Holliday 2 (23). HR–J.Upton (24). S–J.Kelly.

IP H R ER BB SO
Atlanta
Maholm L,9-10 5 1/3 5 5 4 3 4
Ayala 1/3 0 0 0 0 1
S.Downs 1/3 0 0 0 0 0
Varvaro 2 4 1 1 1 1
St. Louis
J.Kelly W,5-3 6 7 2 2 2 3
Siegrist H,7 1 0 0 0 1 1
Wacha 1 1 0 0 0 1
Rosenthal 1 1 0 0 0 0
WP–Ayala, Wacha. Umpires–Home, Dana DeMuth; First, Paul Nauert; Second, Doug Eddings; Third, Mike Muchlinski. T–2:56. A–37,363 (43,975).

Pirates 10, Giants 5

Pittsburgh San Francisco
ab r h bi ab r h bi
Tabata lf 4 2 3 3 Scutaro 2b 2 1 1 2
Walker 2b 4 1 1 0 Nnan ph-2b 2 0 0 0
McCtch cf 3 1 2 1 J.Lopez p 0 0 0 0
JHughs p 0 0 0 0 Arias ss-2b 5 0 0 0
Watson p 0 0 0 0 Belt 1b 4 0 1 0
PAlvrz 3b 5 1 2 2 Posey c 2 0 0 1
RMartn c 4 0 1 1 HSnchz c 2 0 0 0
GJones rf 3 2 1 1 Pence rf 3 0 0 0
Hrrsn ph-rf 1 0 0 0 Sandovl 3b 3 2 1 0
GSnchz 1b 4 0 0 1 Pill lf 4 1 3 0
Mercer ss 4 2 2 1 GBlanc cf 2 1 1 0
Locke p 3 1 1 0 M.Cain p 1 0 0 0
JGomz p 1 0 0 0 Moscos p 0 0 0 0
Pie cf 0 0 0 0 Mijares p 0 0 0 0
Kschnc ph 1 0 0 0
Machi p 0 0 0 0
Crwfr ph-ss 1 0 1 2
Totals 36 10 13 10 Totals 32 5 8 5
Pittsburgh 120 070 000 10
San Francisco 001 200 020 5
DP–Pittsburgh 1, San Francisco 2. LOB–Pittsburgh 6, San Francisco 8. 2B–Tabata (12), P.Alvarez 2 (13), Pill (3), B.Crawford (22). HR–G.Jones (12), Mercer (6). S–Moscoso. SF–R.Martin, G.Sanchez, Posey.

IP H R ER BB SO
Pittsburgh
Locke 4 5 3 3 4 3
J.Gomez W,3-0 3 0 0 0 1 1
J.Hughes 2/3 3 2 2 1 0
Watson 1 1/3 0 0 0 0 2
San Francisco
M.Cain 3 1/3 7 3 3 0 3
Moscoso L,1-2 2/3 0 3 3 2 2
Mijares 2 4 4 4 2 2
Machi 2 1 0 0 0 3
J.Lopez 1 1 0 0 0 0
Moscoso pitched to 3 batters in the 5th. HBP–by Moscoso (Tabata). Umpires–Home, Vic Carapazza; First, Gary Cederstrom; Second, Kerwin Danley; Third, Lance Barksdale. T–3:17. A–41,733 (41,915).

This Date In Baseball

Today

1905 – The Chicago Cubs beat the Phillies at Philadelphia 2-1 in 20 innings behind the complete game pitching of Ed Reulbach.

1940 – Outfielder Ted Williams pitched the last two innings for the Boston Red Sox against Detroit at Fenway Park. He allowed one run on three hits, but struck out Rudy York on three pitches. The Tigers, behind Tommy Bridges, won 12-1.

1951 – St. Louis Browns owner Bill Veeck gave over 1,000 fans behind his dugout YES and NO placards, allowing them to have a part in the strategy of the game. The fans flashed the cards when asked by the coaches what the Browns should do and it worked as St. Louis beat the Philadelphia Athletics 5-3.

1971 – Ernie Banks hit the 512th and final home run of his career as the Chicago Cubs beat the Cincinnati Reds 5-4. Banks’ shot came off Jim McGlothin in the first inning.

1975 – Ed Halicki of San Francisco pitched a 6-0 no-hitter against the New York Mets to lead the Giants to a sweep of a doubleheader. On the same day, Dave Lopes of Los Angeles stole his 38th consecutive base in the seventh inning against the Expos. Lopes’ streak was snapped in the 12th inning by Gary Carter. The Expos won 5-3 in 14 innings.

1989 – After six months of denial, defense and delay, Cincinnati manager Pete Rose was banned for life from baseball by

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