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Marte’s single in 9th lifts Pirates over Diamondbacks 2-1

Pittsburgh Pirates' Neil Walker motions to teammates in the dugout after hitting a double against the Arizona Diamondbacks during the fourth inning of a baseball game Saturday, April 25, 2015, in Phoenix. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)

PHOENIX (AP) — Starling Marte singled home Neil Walker with two outs in the ninth inning, and the Pittsburgh Pirates edged the Arizona Diamondbacks 2-1 Saturday night.

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Toronto wastes nice start by Norris in 4-2 loss to Tampa Bay

Toronto Blue Jays starting pitcher Daniel Norris throws a pitch to home plate during the first inning of a baseball game against the Tampa Bay Rays in St. Petersburg, Fla., Saturday, April 25, 2015.(AP Photo/Phelan M. Ebenhack)

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Another game got away from the Toronto Blue Jays at Tropicana Field.

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Finlay scores twice; Crew power past Union 4-1

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ethan Finlay had two goals and an assist, Justin Meram and Kei Kamara each added a goal, and the Columbus Crew beat the Philadelphia Union 4-1 on Saturday night.

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Beckham breaks tie in 8th inning, Rays beat Blue Jays 4-2

Tampa Bay Rays' Tim Beckham hits a two-RBI double during the eighth inning of a baseball game against the Toronto Blue Jays in St. Petersburg, Fla., Saturday, April 25, 2015. The Rays won 4-2.(AP Photo/Phelan M. Ebenhack)

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Tim Beckham wanted one more chance after a tough night at the plate, and the Tampa Bay Rays are happy he got it.

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Mariners’ Iwakuma to miss 2-4 weeks with strained muscle

SEATTLE (AP) — Seattle Mariners pitcher Hisashi Iwakuma has a strained muscle under his right arm and is expected to miss two to four weeks.

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