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Box scores

AMERICAN LEAGUE

Rangers 4, Astros 2

Houston Texas
ab r h bi ab r h bi
Grssmn lf 4 0 2 0 LMartn cf 4 0 0 0
Hoes rf 4 0 0 0 Andrus ss 3 1 1 0
Altuve 2b 4 0 0 0 Kinsler 2b 3 1 2 0
JCastro c 4 0 1 0 ABeltre dh 4 2 2 2
Carter 1b 3 1 0 0 Przyns c 3 0 0 0
MDmn 3b 4 1 1 2 Rios rf 4 0 1 1
Stassi dh 3 0 2 0 Morlnd 1b 3 0 0 0
BBarns cf 3 0 0 0 Profar 3b 2 0 0 0
MGnzlz ss 3 0 0 0 DvMrp lf 2 0 0 0
Gntry ph-lf 1 0 0 0
Totals 32 2 6 2 Totals 29 4 6 3
Houston 020 000 000 2
Texas 010 002 01x 4
E–Frasor (1). DP–Texas 1. LOB–Houston 4, Texas 5. 2B–A.Beltre (26). HR–M.Dominguez (17), A.Beltre (26). SB–Andrus (34), Kinsler (9), Rios (29). CS–Profar (4).

IP H R ER BB SO
Houston
Cosart L,1-1 6 4 3 3 3 3
K.Chapman 1 1/3 0 0 0 0 0
Zeid 2/3 2 1 1 1 1
Texas
Blackley 4 3 2 2 1 2
Frasor 1 2/3 1 0 0 0 2
Cotts W,5-2 1 1/3 1 0 0 0 3
Scheppers H,22 1 1 0 0 0 0
Nathan S,37-39 1 0 0 0 0 3
WP–Cosart, Zeid, Blackley. Umpires–Home, Kerwin Danley; First, Lance Barksdale; Second, Vic Carapazza; Third, Gary Cederstrom. T–3:05. A–39,009 (48,114).

NATIONAL LEAGUE

Nationals 4, Cubs 2

Washington Chicago
ab r h bi ab r h bi
Harper cf-lf 4 1 2 0 Lake cf 4 0 1 0
Dsmnd ss 4 1 2 1 Barney 2b 4 0 1 0
Zmrmn 3b 4 2 2 1 Rizzo 1b 4 0 0 0
Werth rf 3 0 1 0 Schrhlt rf 4 0 1 0
WRams c 5 0 2 0 DMrph 3b 4 1 2 1
Moore 1b-lf 3 0 2 1 Bogsvc lf 4 1 1 1
Span cf 1 0 1 1 Castillo c 4 0 0 0
Rendon 2b 5 0 2 0 StCastr ss 4 0 0 0
Hairstn lf 2 0 0 0 Rusin p 2 0 0 0
LRc ph-1b 0 0 0 0 BParkr p 0 0 0 0
Haren p 3 0 0 0 DMcDn ph 1 0 0 0
Storen p 0 0 0 0 Strop p 0 0 0 0
Tracy ph 1 0 0 0 Russell p 0 0 0 0
Clipprd p 0 0 0 0 Gregg p 0 0 0 0
RSorin p 0 0 0 0 Bowden p 0 0 0 0
Totals 35 4 14 4 Totals 35 2 6 2
Washington 100 001 002 4
Chicago 000 100 001 2
E–Desmond (15), Zimmerman (18), Castillo (10). DP–Chicago 2. LOB–Washington 12, Chicago 6. 2B–Harper (15), Zimmerman 2 (24), W.Ramos (8), Rendon (19), Lake (9), Do.Murphy (4). HR–Do.Murphy (7), Bogusevic (1). SB–Lake (2). CS–Desmond (4), Rendon (1). S–Span.

IP H R ER BB SO
Washington
Haren W,8-11 6 5 1 1 0 6
Storen H,16 1 0 0 0 0 0
Clippard H,26 1 0 0 0 0 0
R.Soriano S,32-38 1 1 1 1 0 2
Chicago
Rusin L,2-3 5 2/3 10 2 2 2 2
B.Parker 1 1/3 0 0 0 2 1
Strop 1 1 0 0 1 0
Russell 0 1 1 1 0 0
Gregg 2/3 2 1 1 2 1
Bowden 1/3 0 0 0 0 0
Russell pitched to 1 batter in the 9th. WP–Haren. Umpires–Home, Bill Miller; First, Mike Winters; Second, Tim Timmons; Third, Laz Diaz. T–3:14. A–30,975 (41,019).

Diamondbacks 5, Reds 2

Arizona Cincinnati
ab r h bi ab r h bi
Pollock cf 3 1 1 0 Choo cf 4 0 0 0
Prado lf-3b 4 2 2 1 Frazier 3b 4 0 1 0
Gldsch 1b 3 1 1 4 Votto 1b 4 0 0 0
A.Hill 2b 4 0 1 0 Phillips 2b 4 0 1 0
Davdsn 3b 3 0 0 0 Bruce rf 4 0 0 0
Eaton lf 1 0 0 0 Ludwck lf 3 0 1 0
Nieves c 4 0 1 0 Hoover p 0 0 0 0
GParra rf 4 0 0 0 Ondrsk p 0 0 0 0
Pnngtn ss 4 0 0 0 Hanign ph 1 0 0 0
Corbin p 3 1 1 0 Mesorc c 3 0 1 0
Cozart ss 3 1 1 0
Cingrn p 0 0 0 0
Simon p 0 0 0 0
CIzturs ph 1 0 0 0
LeCure p 0 0 0 0
Heisey lf 1 1 1 2
Totals 33 5 7 5 Totals 32 2 6 2
Arizona 000 100 040 5
Cincinnati 000 000 020 2
E–Phillips (8). LOB–Arizona 4, Cincinnati 4. 2B–A.Hill (19), Mesoraco (12). HR–Prado (12), Goldschmidt (31), Heisey (7). CS–Goldschmidt (5). S–Pollock, Cingrani.

IP H R ER BB SO
Arizona
Corbin W,13-3 9 6 2 2 0 10
Cincinnati
Cingrani L,6-3 3 2/3 2 1 1 1 1
Simon 2 1/3 0 0 0 1 1
LeCure 1 1/3 3 3 3 0 2
Hoover 2/3 1 1 1 0 0
Ondrusek 1 1 0 0 0 0
Umpires–Home, Jerry Meals; First, Chris Conroy; Second, Will Little; Third, Gary Darling. T–2:36. A–20,092 (42,319).

Rockies 5, Phillies 3

Colorado Philadelphia
ab r h bi ab r h bi
Fowler cf 3 0 2 1 Rollins ss 3 1 0 0
LeMahi 2b 4 1 1 0 Ruiz c 3 1 0 0
Brothrs p 0 0 0 0 Utley 2b 3 0 1 1
Culersn ph 1 0 0 0 DBrwn lf 3 0 0 1
RBtncr p 0 0 0 0 MYong 1b 4 0 0 0
Tlwtzk ss 4 1 1 2 Ruf rf 4 0 0 0
Cuddyr rf 4 1 2 0 Asche 3b 4 0 1 0
Helton 1b 4 0 0 0 Mayrry cf 3 1 1 0
WRosr c 4 1 1 1 Cloyd p 1 0 0 0
Arenad 3b 4 0 1 0 Miner p 0 0 0 0
Blckmn lf 4 1 2 0 Frndsn ph 1 0 0 0
JDLRs p 3 0 0 0 CJimnz p 0 0 0 0
Belisle p 0 0 0 0
JHerrr 2b 1 0 0 0
Totals 36 5 10 4 Totals 29 3 3 2
Colorado 311 000 000 5
Philadelphia 003 000 000 3
E–Helton (1). LOB–Colorado 6, Philadelphia 5. 2B–Cuddyer (24), Arenado (21), Blackmon (7). HR–Tulowitzki (22), W.Rosario (18). CS–Fowler (8). S–Cloyd. SF–D.Brown.

IP H R ER BB SO
Colorado
J.De La Rosa W,13-6 6 1/3 3 3 2 3 3
Belisle H,20 1/3 0 0 0 0 0
Brothers H,11 1 1/3 0 0 0 1 1
R.Betancourt S,16-17 1 0 0 0 0 1
Philadelphia
Cloyd L,2-3 6 8 5 5 1 6
Miner 1 1 0 0 0 0
C.Jimenez 2 1 0 0 1 0
WP–Cloyd, C.Jimenez. Balk–Brothers 2. Umpires–Home, Jeff Nelson; First, Jim Wolf; Second, Mike Estabrook; Third, Jim Joyce. T–3:06. A–34,018 (43,651).

Mets 5, Braves 3

Atlanta New York
ab r h bi ab r h bi
Heywrd rf 4 1 0 0 EYong lf 4 2 1 0
Smmns ss 3 0 1 3 DnMrp 2b 3 1 1 0
FFrmn 1b 4 0 2 0 Byrd rf 4 1 1 2
Gattis lf 4 0 0 0 I.Davis 1b 4 1 2 2
McCnn c 4 0 1 0 Flores 3b 4 0 0 0
CJhnsn 3b 4 0 1 0 Hwkns p 0 0 0 0
JSchafr cf 4 0 1 0 Lagars cf 4 0 1 0
Janish 2b 3 1 1 0 TdArnd c 4 0 1 0
BUpton ph 1 0 0 0 Quntnll ss 3 0 0 0
Beachy p 2 0 1 0 ZWhelr p 2 0 0 0
Trdslvc ph 0 1 0 0 CTorrs p 0 0 0 0
DCrpnt p 0 0 0 0 Rice p 0 0 0 0
SDowns p 0 0 0 0 Baxter ph 0 0 0 0
Ayala p 0 0 0 0 ABrwn ph 1 0 1 0
G.Laird ph 1 0 0 0 Germn p 0 0 0 0
JuTrnr 3b 0 0 0 0
Totals 34 3 8 3 Totals 33 5 8 4
Atlanta 000 000 300 3
New York 100 003 01x 5
E–McCann (3), Simmons (9), Quintanilla (8). DP–New York 1. LOB–Atlanta 7, New York 6. 2B–Simmons (18), Janish (1), T.d’Arnaud (1). HR–Byrd (21), I.Davis (8). SB–E.Young 2 (28), Dan.Murphy (15).

IP H R ER BB SO
Atlanta
Beachy L,2-1 6 5 4 3 0 4
D.Carpenter 1/3 0 0 0 1 1
S.Downs 1/3 1 0 0 1 1
Ayala 1 1/3 2 1 1 0 1
New York
Z.Wheeler W,6-2 6 2/3 6 3 3 3 5
C.Torres 0 1 0 0 0 0
Rice H,15 1/3 0 0 0 0 0
Germen H,1 1 1 0 0 0 0
Hawkins S,5-8 1 0 0 0 0 1
C.Torres pitched to 1 batter in the 7th. Umpires–Home, Alan Porter; First, Greg Gibson; Second, Jerry Layne; Third, Hunter Wendelstedt. T–3:05. A–25,863 (41,922).

Dodgers 6, Marlins 4

Los Angeles Miami
ab r h bi ab r h bi
Crwfrd lf 5 1 2 1 Yelich lf 4 1 1 0
M.Ellis 2b 4 0 2 1 DSolan 2b 5 0 0 0
Withrw p 0 0 0 0 Stanton rf 5 1 3 1
HrstnJr ph 1 0 0 0 Morrsn 1b 4 1 2 0
Belisari p 0 0 0 0 Lucas 3b 3 0 0 0
PRdrgz p 0 0 0 0 Ruggin cf 4 1 1 1
Punto 2b 0 0 0 0 Hchvrr ss 3 0 1 1
AdGnzl 1b 5 0 3 1 Mathis c 4 0 2 1
HRmrz ss 5 1 1 0 JaTrnr p 1 0 0 0
Ethier cf 4 1 2 0 Caminr p 0 0 0 0
Uribe 3b 5 0 2 0 Dobbs ph 1 0 0 0
Scmr rf-2b 4 0 1 0 DJnngs p 0 0 0 0
Jansen p 0 0 0 0 Pierre ph 0 0 0 0
Fdrwcz c 3 1 2 1 Mrsnck ph 1 0 0 0
Capuan p 2 1 0 0 Webb p 0 0 0 0
League p 0 0 0 0
Howell p 0 0 0 0
Puig rf 2 1 1 1
Totals 40 6 16 5 Totals 35 4 10 4
Los Angeles 000 400 011 6
Miami 100 201 000 4
E–Hechavarria 2 (13). DP–Los Angeles 1, Miami 4. LOB–Los Angeles 12, Miami 8. 2B–Ad.Gonzalez (26), H.Ramirez (19), Schumaker (13), Yelich (6), Stanton (18). HR–Puig (12). SB–Uribe (4). S–Ja.Turner.

IP H R ER BB SO
Los Angeles
Capuano 5 6 3 3 1 1
League BS,5-19 1/3 2 1 1 1 1
Howell 1/3 0 0 0 1 0
Withrow W,2-0 1 1/3 2 0 0 0 2
Belisario H,17 2/3 0 0 0 0 1
P.Rodriguez H,17 1/3 0 0 0 0 1
Jansen S,20-23 1 0 0 0 0 1
Miami
Ja.Turner 5 10 4 3 5 0
Caminero 1 2 0 0 0 0
Da.Jennings L,2-4 2 2 1 1 0 2
Webb 1 2 1 0 0 1
WP–Ja.Turner. Umpires–Home, Quinn Wolcott; First, James Hoye; Second, Jim Reynolds; Third, John Hirschbeck. T–3:29. A–25,690 (37,442).

Brewers 6, Cardinals 3

St. Louis Milwaukee
ab r h bi ab r h bi
Jay cf 4 0 0 0 Aoki rf 3 0 1 1
Wong 2b 5 0 3 0 Segura ss 5 0 1 0
Hollidy lf 3 0 0 0 Lucroy c 3 1 1 0
Beltran rf 4 1 2 0 ArRmr 3b 4 1 1 0
YMolin c 4 2 2 2 KDavis lf 4 2 1 0
MAdms 1b 3 0 1 1 Gennett 2b 3 1 1 1
Freese 3b 4 0 0 0 Halton 1b 3 1 2 3
Descals ss 4 0 0 0 Hndrsn p 0 0 0 0
Lynn p 2 0 0 0 LSchfr cf 4 0 2 1
SRonsn ph 1 0 0 0 Lohse p 0 0 0 0
Lyons p 0 0 0 0 Bianchi ph 1 0 0 0
MCrpnt ph 0 0 0 0 Axford p 0 0 0 0
Kintzlr p 0 0 0 0
Btncr 1b 1 0 0 0
Totals 34 3 8 3 Totals 31 6 10 6
St. Louis 010 200 000 3
Milwaukee 000 510 00x 6
E–Lynn (1). DP–St. Louis 1, Milwaukee 1. LOB–St. Louis 8, Milwaukee 8. 2B–Wong (1), Beltran (23), Y.Molina (35). HR–Y.Molina (10). SB–Wong (3), Segura (37). S–Lohse 2. SF–Aoki.

IP H R ER BB SO
St. Louis
Lynn L,13-7 6 9 6 4 3 2
Lyons 2 1 0 0 1 2
Milwaukee
Lohse W,9-8 6 6 3 3 2 4
Axford H,19 1 1 0 0 0 0
Kintzler H,17 1 1 0 0 0 1
Henderson S,19-22 1 0 0 0 1 1
HBP–by Lohse (Jay). Umpires–Home, Marty Foster; First, Marvin Hudson; Second, Wally Bell; Third, Clint Fagan. T–2:55. A–38,093 (41,900).

LATE MONDAY

AMERICAN LEAGUE

Indians 5, Angels 2

Cleveland Los Angeles
ab r h bi ab r h bi
Bourn cf 5 0 1 0 Shuck dh 3 0 1 0
Swshr rf-1b 5 1 2 1 Aybar ss 4 1 1 0
Kipnis 2b 4 1 0 0 Hamltn lf 4 0 0 0
CSantn 1b 2 1 1 1 Trumo 1b 4 1 2 2
Stbs pr-rf 1 0 0 0 Conger c 2 0 1 0
Brantly lf 4 0 0 0 Nelson 3b 4 0 0 0
ACarer ss 3 1 1 0 Calhon rf 3 0 0 0
Giambi dh 3 0 1 1 GGreen 2b 3 0 1 0
Chsnhll 3b 3 1 2 2 Bourjos cf 3 0 0 0
Avls ph-3b 1 0 1 0
YGoms c 3 0 1 0
Totals 34 5 10 5 Totals 30 2 6 2
Cleveland 000 400 001 5
Los Angeles 000 100 001 2
DP–Cleveland 3, Los Angeles 1. LOB–Cleveland 9, Los Angeles 4. 2B–A.Cabrera (28), Giambi (7), Aybar (21), Conger (10). HR–Swisher (14), Chisenhall (7), Trumbo (29). SB–Kipnis (23). CS–Aviles (4). SF–Giambi.

IP H R ER BB SO
Cleveland
McAllister W,6-7 6 1/3 5 1 1 2 5
Shaw H,9 2/3 0 0 0 0 1
J.Smith H,19 1 0 0 0 1 1
C.Perez 1 1 1 1 0 2
Los Angeles
Weaver L,7-7 6 8 4 4 2 5
Kohn 1 0 0 0 2 1
Boshers 1 1 0 0 1 0
Jepsen 1 1 1 1 0 0
HBP–by Weaver (A.Cabrera). Umpires–Home, Dan Iassogna; First, Brian Knight; Second, Mark Carlson; Third, Gerry Davis. T–3:03. A–36,574 (45,483).

Athletics 2, Mariners 1

Seattle Oakland
ab r h bi ab r h bi
BMiller ss 4 0 1 0 Crisp cf 4 0 0 0
Frnkln 2b 4 1 1 0 Lowrie ss 4 0 1 0
Seager 3b 4 0 0 0 Reddck rf 4 1 1 0
KMorls dh 4 0 2 1 Cespds lf 4 0 1 0
Ibanez lf 4 0 1 0 Moss 1b 4 1 2 1
Smoak 1b 4 0 1 0 Dnldsn 3b 3 0 0 1
MSndrs rf 3 0 2 0 Callasp dh 2 0 0 0
Ackley cf 2 0 0 0 Vogt c 3 0 0 0
Quinter c 3 0 0 0 Sogard 2b 3 0 1 0
Totals 32 1 8 1 Totals 31 2 6 2
Seattle 000 000 100 1
Oakland 000 100 001 2
One out when winning run scored. E–Reddick (5), J.Parker (4). DP–Oakland 1. LOB–Seattle 5, Oakland 5. 2B–Lowrie (33). HR–Moss (19). CS–B.Miller (1). S–Ackley.

IP H R ER BB SO
Seattle
Harang 7 5 1 1 1 3
Furbush 1 0 0 0 0 2
Capps L,2-3 1/3 1 1 1 0 1
Oakland
J.Parker W,9-6 9 8 1 1 0 8
Umpires–Home, Eric Cooper; First, Paul Schrieber; Second, Chad Fairchild; Third, Jeff Kellogg. T–2:19. A–11,112 (35,067).

This Date In Baseball

Today

1919 – Bert Adams of the Philadelphia Phillies tied a National League record for catchers as he recorded seven assists in one game.

1926 – Ted Lyons of the Chicago White Sox pitched a no-hitter over the Boston Red Sox at Fenway Park. The 6-0 victory was achieved in 1 hour, 7 minutes.

1931 – Babe Ruth hit his 600th home run as the Yankees beat the St. Louis Browns 11-7.

1947 – The first Little League World Series was at Williamsport, Pa. The Maynard Midgets of Williamsport won the series.

1972 – Steve Carlton of Philadelphia had his 15-game winning streak snapped when Phil Niekro and the Atlanta Braves beat the Phillies 2-1 in 11 innings.

Today’s birthdays: Tim Collins, 24; J.D. Martinez, 26; B.J. Upton, 29; Jason Marquis, 35.

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