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Brewers bats cold again in 6-1 loss to Cardinals

Milwaukee Brewers' Aramis Ramirez is congratulated in the dugout after hitting a home run during the fifth inning of the MLB National League baseball game against the St. Louis Cardinals Tuesday, April 15, 2014, in Milwaukee. (AP Photo/Morry Gash)

MILWAUKEE (AP) — The defense is just fine and the pitching is still there for the Brewers.

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White Sox slip past Red Sox 2-1 on error in 9th

Chicago White Sox's Alexei Ramirez celebrates after scoring the game-winning run off a throwing error by Boston Red Sox shortstop Xander Bogaerts during the ninth inning of a baseball game Tuesday, April 15, 2014, in Chicago. Chicago won 2-1. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)

CHICAGO (AP) — Alexei Ramirez scored the winning run in the bottom of the ninth inning on a throwing error and the Chicago White Sox edged the Boston Red Sox 2-1 on a frigid Tuesday night.

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Benches clear in Nationals-Marlins game

Home plate umpire Marty Foster, center, separates Washington Nationals' Ian Desmond, left, from Miami Marlins catcher Jarrod Saltalamacchia, right, during the fourth inning of the MLB National League  baseball game, Tuesday, April 15, 2014, in Miami. Desmond had words with Saltalamacchia after the Miami Marlins starting pitcher Tom Koehler threw a close pitch. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky)

MIAMI (AP) — Washington Nationals shortstop Ian Desmond and Miami Marlins catcher Jarrod Saltalamacchia got into a heated, nose-to-nose conversation at home plate, prompting both benches to clear during the fourth inning.

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Bautista, Lawrie lift Blue Jays over Twins 9-3

Toronto Blue Jays third baseman Brett Lawrie imitates talking on a phone as he sits bundled up in the dugout during the first inning of the MLB American League baseball game against the Minnesota Twins where the temperature was 36 degrees at game time in Minneapolis, Tuesday, April 15, 2014.  (AP Photo/Ann Heisenfelt)

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Jose Bautista had three hits and an RBI, and Brett Lawrie hit a grand slam in the ninth inning to help the Toronto Blue Jays beat the Minnesota Twins 9-3 on Tuesday night.

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Knicks pound Nets again as Anthony sits

New York Knicks' Amare Stoudemire (1) blocks a shot by Brooklyn Nets' Mason Plumlee (1) during the first half of an NBA basketball game Tuesday, April 15, 2014, in New York. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)

NEW YORK (AP) — At least the New York Knicks can say they won a city championship.

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